"Person" includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business, trust, corporation, limited liability company, company, district, county, city and county, city, town, the state, and any of the agencies and political subdivision of those entities, and to the extent permitted by federal law, the United States, or any of its agencies or political subdivisions.
(Amended by Stats. 1998, Ch. 272, Sec. 3.)