California Code, Commercial Code - COM § 9309

The following security interests are perfected when they attach:

(1) A purchase money security interest in consumer goods, except as otherwise provided in subdivision (b) of Section 9311 with respect to consumer goods that are subject to a statute or treaty described in subdivision (a) of Section 9311 .

(2) An assignment of accounts or payment intangibles which does not by itself or in conjunction with other assignments to the same assignee transfer a significant part of the assignor's outstanding accounts or payment intangibles.

(3) A sale of a payment intangible.

(4) A sale of a promissory note.

(5) A security interest created by the assignment of a health care insurance receivable to the provider of the health care goods or services.

(6) A security interest arising under Section 2401 or 2505 , under subdivision (3) of Section 2711 , or under subdivision (5) of Section 10508 , until the debtor obtains possession of the collateral.

(7) A security interest of a collecting bank arising under Section 4210 .

(8) A security interest of an issuer or nominated person arising under Section 5118 .

(9) A security interest arising in the delivery of a financial asset under subdivision (c) of Section 9206 .

(10) A security interest in investment property created by a broker or securities intermediary.

(11) A security interest in a commodity contract or a commodity account created by a commodity intermediary.

(12) An assignment for the benefit of all creditors of the transferor and subsequent transfers by the assignee thereunder.

(13) A security interest created by an assignment of a beneficial interest in a decedent's estate.

(14) A sale by an individual of an account that is a right to payment of winnings in a lottery or other game of chance.


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