topleft CSBA.org >  Services >  Governance Technology > 

Legal Resources | Government Code |  GC  820.2  

Liability of Public Employees; Discretionary Acts   

arrow Previous bar Next arrow

Except as otherwise provided by statute, a public employee is not liable for an injury resulting from his act or omission where the act or omission was the result of the exercise of the discretion vested in him, whether or not such discretion be abused.

(Added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1681, Sec. 1.)