§ 3.09.010  DEFINITIONS.
   As used in this Chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates:
   EMERGENCY. The actual or threatened existence of conditions of disaster or of extreme peril to the safety of persons, property or the environment within this City caused by such conditions as air pollution, fire, flood, storm, epidemic, civil unrest, drought, sudden and severe energy shortage, or earthquake, or other conditions, including conditions resulting from terrorist acts or threats, war or imminent threat of war, but other than conditions resulting from a labor controversy, which conditions are or are likely to be beyond the control of the services, personnel, equipment, and facilities of this City, requiring the combined forces of other political subdivisions to combat.
   LOCAL EMERGENCY.  The meaning given it in Section 8558 of the California Government Code, or its successor provision.
   STATE OF EMERGENCY. The meaning given it in Section 8558 of the California Government Code, or its successor provision.
   STATE OF WAR EMERGENCY. The meaning given it in Section 8558 of the California Government Code, or its successor provision.
   SUCCESSOR PROVISION. The specified section of state law as amended from time to time and any replacement for that section if that section is recodified or renumbered.
('65 Code, § 12-2) (Ord. No. CS-696 § 1 (part); Ord. No. 2010-004 § 2 (part))