Terms Used In Idaho Code > Title 33
- Account: means an individual trust account or savings account established as prescribed in this chapter. See Idaho Code 33-5401
- Account owner: means the person or state or local government organization designated in the agreement governing the account as having the right to withdraw moneys from the account before the account is disbursed to or for the benefit of the designated beneficiary. See Idaho Code 33-5401
- Accredited institution of higher education: means any public or private university, college, or community college in Idaho accredited by the northwest association of schools and colleges, or any public professional-technical school operated by the state of Idaho or any political subdivision thereof; provided, that no institution of higher education shall be eligible to participate in the program unless it agrees to and complies with program rules adopted by the board pursuant to chapter 52, title 67, Idaho Code; provided, further, that private accredited institutions of higher education which are controlled by sectarian organizations, and students attending such institutions, may participate only in the educational need, off-campus work experience portion of this program and such off-campus employment may not be located at, or be performed on behalf of, a sectarian or religious establishment. See Idaho Code 33-4403
- Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
- A verdict of "not guilty."
- Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
- Administrative only district: is a library district that does not serve the public directly and has no direct service outlets or collections, but which contracts with other library entities to provide various public library services. See Idaho Code 33-2702
- Administrative schools: means and applies to all elementary schools and kindergartens within a district that are situated ten (10) miles or less from both the other elementary schools and the principal administrative office of the district and all secondary schools within a district that are situated fifteen (15) miles or less from other secondary schools of the district. See Idaho Code 33-1001
- Administrative staff: means those who hold an administrator certificate and are employed as a superintendent, an elementary or secondary school principal, or are assigned administrative duties over and above those commonly assigned to teachers. See Idaho Code 33-1001
- Adverse action: means to discharge, threaten or otherwise discriminate against an employee in any manner that affects the employee’s employment, including compensation, terms, conditions, location, rights, immunities, promotions or privileges. See Idaho Code 28-1-307
- Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
- Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
- Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
- Allegation: something that someone says happened.
- Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
- Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
- Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
- Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
- Appraisal: A determination of property value.
- Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
- Authorized chartering entity: means any of the following:
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Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels. Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC Bequest: Property gifted by will. Blind or visually impaired: means impacted by an impairment in vision that, even with correction, adversely affects a child’s educational performance. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Board: means the state board of education. See Idaho Code 33-1303 board: means the board of directors of the Idaho bureau of educational services for the deaf and the blind as such board is established in section 33-3404, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Board: means the state board of education. See Idaho Code 33-4403 Board: means the state college savings program board created in section 33-5402, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-5401 board: means the board of directors of the Idaho digital learning academy as such board is created in section 33-5503, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-5505 Board: means the governing body of a school district or public charter school. See Idaho Code 33-5802 Borrower: means the person who has applied for a residential mortgage loan from a licensee, or person required to be licensed, under this chapter, or on whose behalf the activities set forth in section 26-31-201(3), (5) or (7) or 26-31-303(7), Idaho Code, are conducted. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Bureau: means the Idaho bureau of educational services for the deaf and the blind. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Bureau: means the Idaho bureau of educational services for the deaf and the blind as created in section 33-3403, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Buyer: means a person who buys or contracts to buy goods. See Idaho Code 28-2-103 Career ladder: means the compensation table used for determining the allocations districts receive for instructional staff and pupil service staff based on specific performance criteria and is made up of a residency compensation rung and a professional compensation rung. See Idaho Code 33-1001 career technical education: means secondary, postsecondary and adult courses, programs, training and services administered by the division of career technical education for occupations or careers that require other than a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree. See Idaho Code 33-2202 Career technical regional public charter school: means a public charter secondary school authorized under this chapter to provide programs in career technical education which meet the standards and qualifications established by the division of career technical education. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Charter: means the grant of authority approved by the authorized chartering entity to the board of directors of the public charter school. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Charter holder: means the public charter school’s board of directors to which a charter is granted pursuant chapter 52, title 33, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-5202A City library: means a library established by a city ordinance and operating under the provisions of chapter 26, title 33, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-2702 Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. Compensation rung: means the rung on the career ladder that corresponds with the compensation level performance criteria. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Concurrent resolution: A legislative measure, designated "S. Con. Res." and numbered consecutively upon introduction, generally employed to address the sentiments of both chambers, to deal with issues or matters affecting both houses, such as a concurrent budget resolution, or to create a temporary joint committee. Concurrent resolutions are not submitted to the President/Governor and thus do not have the force of law. Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time. Contract for sale: includes both a present sale of goods and a contract to sell goods at a future time. See Idaho Code 28-2-106 Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant. Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff. Course: means a course of instruction or a program of instruction. See Idaho Code 33-5102 Cross examine: Questioning of a witness by the attorney for the other side. Deaf: means a person who is not able to process information aurally and whose primary means of communication is visual. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Deaf or hard of hearing: means impacted by an impairment in hearing, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects a child’s educational performance, or impacted by a hearing impairment that is so severe that the child is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification that adversely affects a child’s educational performance. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Deaf-blind: means a person who is deaf or hard of hearing and who also has significant visual impairment or is legally blind. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another. Deficiency: means information contained in, or omitted from, an application for a mortgage broker, mortgage lender or mortgage loan originator license that causes the application to be inaccurate, incomplete or otherwise not in conformance with the provisions of this chapter, any rule promulgated or order issued under this chapter, application instructions published by the director or the provisions of the NMLSR policy guidebook. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Department: means the department of finance of the state of Idaho. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Devise: To gift property by will. Digital repository: means electronic publications stored and accessible to the public online in a secure digital environment with redundant backup. See Idaho Code 33-2505A Director: means the director of the department of finance. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial. Discretionary spending: Spending (budget authority and outlays)controlled in annual appropriations acts. Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source: Disparagement: means the publication to a third party of a false factual statement; and
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district: means any public school district organized under the laws of this state, including specially chartered school districts. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Districts: means Idaho public schools grades K through 12, the Idaho digital learning academy, the Idaho department of juvenile corrections’ education programs and the school for the deaf and the blind. See Idaho Code 33-5602 Donor: The person who makes a gift. Dual credit: means credit awarded to a student on his or her secondary and postsecondary transcript for the completion of a single course. See Idaho Code 33-5102 E-rate: means the schools and libraries program of the universal service fund that is administered by the universal service administrative company under the direction of the federal communications commission. See Idaho Code 33-5602 E-rate eligible entities: means Idaho public schools grades K through 12, the Idaho digital learning academy, the Idaho department of juvenile corrections education programs, the school for the deaf and the blind and the Idaho public libraries. See Idaho Code 33-5602 Educational interpreter: means a person employed in the Idaho public schools, kindergarten through grade twelve (12), to provide interpreting services to students who are deaf, hard of hearing or deaf-blind. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Educational interpreter performance assessment: means a statistically valid and reliable assessment tool administered by the boys town national research hospital or its successor organization. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Educational services provider: means a nonprofit or for-profit entity that contracts with a public charter school to provide educational services and resources including administrative support and educational design, implementation or management. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Eligible institution: means a public or private postsecondary educational institution accredited by an organization recognized by the state board of education. See Idaho Code 33-5102 Employee: means a person who performs a service for wages or other remuneration. See Idaho Code 28-1-307 Employer: includes an agent of an employer. See Idaho Code 28-1-307 Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs. Equine: means a horse, pony, mule, donkey or hinny. See Idaho Code 28-1-202 Equine activity: means :
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Equine activity sponsor: means an individual, group or club, partnership or corporation, whether or not the sponsor is operating for profit or nonprofit, which sponsors, organizes or provides the facilities for an equine activity including, but not limited to, pony clubs, 4-H clubs, hunt clubs, riding clubs, school and college sponsored classes and programs, therapeutic riding programs, and operators, instructors and promoters of equine facilities including, but not limited to, stables, clubhouses, ponyride strings, fairs and arenas at which the activity is held. See Idaho Code 28-1-202 Equine professional: means a person engaged for compensation in:
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Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts Escheat: Reversion of real or personal property to the state when 1) a person dies without leaving a will and has no heirs, or 2) when the property (such as a bank account) has been inactive for a certain period of time. Source: OCC Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met. Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office. Executive session: A portion of the Senate's daily session in which it considers executive business. Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent Fair Credit Reporting Act: A federal law, established in 1971 and revised in 1997, that gives consumers the right to see their credit records and correct any mistakes. Source: OCC Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller. Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator. Financial institution: means any state bank, national bank, savings bank, savings and loan association, credit union, insurance company, brokerage firm, trust company, mutual fund, investment firm or other similar entity that is authorized to do business in this state. See Idaho Code 33-5401 Firewood gatherer: means a person who enters onto forest land with or without the consent of the owner of the forest land or by payment of a fee in order to gather or cut wood for use as firewood. See Idaho Code 26-31-317 Forest land: means any privately owned land being held and used for the continuous purpose of growing and harvesting trees of a marketable species. See Idaho Code 26-31-317 Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC Format: includes any media used for state publications including, but not limited to, electronic, print, audio, visual and microform. See Idaho Code 33-2505A Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another. Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor Germane: On the subject of the pending bill or other business; a strict standard of relevance. Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value. Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage, Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it. Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs. Hard of hearing: means a person who has a hearing deficit, who is able to process information aurally with or without the use of a hearing aid or other device that enhances the ability of the person to hear, and whose primary means of communication may be visual. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Home county: means the county where the designated district headquarters is located when a public library district’s boundaries include territory located in more than one (1) county. See Idaho Code 33-2702 Idaho digital learning academy: means an online educational program organized as a fully accredited school with statewide capabilities for delivering accredited courses to Idaho resident students at no cost to the student unless the student enrolls in additional courses beyond full-time enrollment. See Idaho Code 33-5505 Idaho school for the deaf and the blind: means the campus program used to provide residential and day campus instruction and services to deaf or hard of hearing and/or blind or visually impaired students. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Impeachment: (1) The process of calling something into question, as in "impeaching the testimony of a witness." (2) The constitutional process whereby the House of Representatives may "impeach" (accuse of misconduct) high officers of the federal government for trial in the Senate. Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury. Innovation school: means a public school participating in the local innovation school act. See Idaho Code 33-5802 Innovation school agreement: means a written agreement between the innovation school team and the board establishing the innovation school. See Idaho Code 33-5802 Innovation school team: means the combination of individuals responsible for the operations of an innovation school. See Idaho Code 33-5802 Instructional staff: means those who hold an Idaho certificate issued under section 33-1201, Idaho Code, and who are either involved in the direct instruction of a student or group of students or who serve in a mentor or teacher leader position for individuals who hold an Idaho certificate issued under section 33-1201, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC Interpreter education program: means a postsecondary degree program of at least two (2) years in duration that is accredited by the state board of education or an equivalent program accredited by another state, district or territory or by a professional accreditation body. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Interpreting: means the process of providing accessible communication between and among persons who are deaf, hard of hearing or deaf-blind, and those who are hearing. See Idaho Code 33-1303 Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff. Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto). Libraries: means district, city, school/community libraries, and the commission for libraries as described in chapters 25, 26 and 27, title 33, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-4803 library director team: means an employee or group of employees of a public library district charged with the administration and management of library services for that district. See Idaho Code 33-2702 Licensee: means a person licensed pursuant to this chapter to engage in the activities regulated by this chapter. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants. Measurable student achievement: means the measurement of student academic achievement or growth within a given interval of instruction for those students who have been enrolled in and attended eighty percent (80%) of the interval of instruction. See Idaho Code 33-1001 mental health professional: means :
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Mortgage loan: A loan made by a lender to a borrower for the financing of real property. Source: OCC NMLSR: means a mortgage licensing system developed and maintained by the conference of state bank supervisors and the American association of residential mortgage regulators for the licensing and registration of mortgage brokers, mortgage lenders and mortgage loan originators. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Nonqualified withdrawal: means an account withdrawal that is not one (1) of the following:
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Oath: A promise to tell the truth. Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program. Participant: means any person, whether amateur or professional, who directly engages in an equine activity, whether or not a fee is paid to participate in the equine activity. See Idaho Code 28-1-202 Performance certificate: means a fixed-term, renewable certificate between a public charter school and an authorized chartering entity that outlines the roles, powers, responsibilities and performance expectations for each party to the certificate. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Performance criteria: means the standards specified for instructional staff and pupil service staff to demonstrate teaching proficiency for a given compensation rung. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Perishable agricultural food product: means an agricultural product as defined in section 22-2602, Idaho Code, intended for human consumption which is sold or distributed in a form that will perish or decay beyond marketability within a period of time. See Idaho Code 28-1-303 Person: means a natural person, corporation, company, limited liability company, partnership or association. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Person: means an individual, a trust, an estate, a partnership, an association, a foundation, a guardianship, a corporation, or a custodian under the Idaho uniform transfers to minors act. See Idaho Code 33-5401 Petition: means the document submitted by a person or persons to the authorized chartering entity to request the creation of a public charter school. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court. Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer. Postsecondary credit: means credit awarded to a student on his or her postsecondary transcript for the completion of a course. See Idaho Code 33-5102 Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way. present sale: means a sale which is accomplished by the making of the contract. See Idaho Code 28-2-106 President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service. Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed. Professional compensation rung performance criteria: means :
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Program: means the Idaho work study program established pursuant to this chapter. See Idaho Code 33-4403 Program: means one (1) or more college savings programs established under this chapter. See Idaho Code 33-5401 Public charter school: means a school that is authorized under this chapter to deliver public education in Idaho. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Public library service: means the provision of planned collections of materials and information services provided by a library established under the provisions of chapter 26 or 27, title 33, Idaho Code, and paid for primarily through tax support provided under these statutes. See Idaho Code 33-2702 Pupil service staff: means those who provide services to students but are not involved in direct instruction of those students, and hold a pupil personnel services certificate. See Idaho Code 33-1001 pupils in average daily attendance: means the aggregate number of days enrolled students are present, divided by the number of days of school in the reporting period; provided, however, that students for whom no Idaho school district is a home district shall not be considered in such computation. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Qualified elector: means any person voting, or offering to vote, at an election to create a library district, add territory thereto, or elect trustees thereof. See Idaho Code 33-2702 Qualified withdrawal: means a withdrawal from an account to pay the qualified higher education expenses of the designated beneficiary of the account, but only if the withdrawal is made in accordance with this chapter. See Idaho Code 33-5401 Real estate settlement procedures act: means the act set forth in 12 U. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business. Regulation X: means regulation X as issued by the federal bureau of consumer protection and codified at 12 CFR 1024 et seq. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Regulation Z: means regulation Z as issued by the federal bureau of consumer protection and codified at 12 CFR 1026 et seq. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings. Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals). Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation. Resident student: means an individual as defined in section 33-3717B, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-4403 Residential mortgage loan: means any loan that is secured by a mortgage, deed of trust, or other equivalent consensual security interest on a dwelling, as defined in section 103(w) of the truth in lending act, located in Idaho, or on residential real estate. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action. Roll call vote : A vote in which each legislator votes "yea" or "nay" as his or her name is called by the Clerk, so that the names of legislators voting on each side are recorded. seal: includes an impression of such seal upon the paper, alone, as well as upon wax or a wafer affixed thereto; or, alternatively, the seal may be the mark of a rubber stamp providing substantially the same information as the impression. See Idaho Code 73-111 Secondary credit: means credit awarded to a student on his or her secondary transcript for the completion of a course. See Idaho Code 33-5102 Seller: means a person who sells or contracts to sell goods. See Idaho Code 28-2-103 Separate elementary school: means an elementary school located more than ten (10) miles on an all-weather road from both the nearest elementary school and elementary/secondary school serving like grades within the same school district and from the location of the office of the superintendent of schools of such district, or from the office of the chief administrative officer of such district if the district employs no superintendent of schools. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Separate secondary school: means any secondary school located more than fifteen (15) miles on an all-weather road from any other secondary school and elementary/secondary school serving like grades operated by the district. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party. State agency: includes every constitutional and statutory office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, commission and agency of the state and, where applicable, all subdivisions of each. See Idaho Code 33-2505A State board: means the Idaho state board of education. See Idaho Code 33-3402 State board: means the Idaho state board of education. See Idaho Code 33-5505 State publication: means any information, regardless of format, published by a state agency and intended for distribution to the public. See Idaho Code 33-2505A Student: means an individual who is deaf or hard of hearing and/or blind or visually impaired and who qualifies for educational services as provided for in this chapter pursuant to eligibility criteria set forth in the Idaho standards for infants, toddlers, children, and youth who are deaf or hard of hearing as incorporated by reference in IDAPA 08. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Student: means an individual currently at an Idaho school enrolled in a postsecondary degree program, or a state supported professional-technical program. See Idaho Code 33-4403 Student success indicators: means measurable indicators of student achievement or growth, other than academic, within a predefined interval of time for a specified group of students. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony. Superintendent: means the Idaho state superintendent of public instruction. See Idaho Code 33-5505 Supplemental appropriation: Budget authority provided in an appropriations act in addition to regular or continuing appropriations already provided. Supplemental appropriations generally are made to cover emergencies, such as disaster relief, or other needs deemed too urgent to be postponed until the enactment of next year's regular appropriations act. Supplemental services: means services provided to deaf or hard of hearing and/or blind or visually impaired students and their families, in addition to and in support of services the student may receive from his or her school district. See Idaho Code 33-3402 Support program: means the educational support program as described in section 33-1002, Idaho Code, the transportation support program described in section 33-1006, Idaho Code, and the exceptional education support program as described in section 33-1007, Idaho Code. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Support unit: means a function of average daily attendance used in the calculations to determine financial support provided to the public school districts. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Teacher: means any person employed in a teaching, instructional, supervisory, educational administrative or educational and scientific capacity in any school district. See Idaho Code 33-1001 Technology: means all present and future forms of computer hardware, computer software and services used or required for automated data processing, computer-related office automation or telecommunications. See Idaho Code 33-4803 Telecommunications: means all present and future forms of hardware, software or services used or required for transmitting voice, data, video or images over a distance. See Idaho Code 33-4803 Testify: Answer questions in court. Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries. Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident. Traditional public school: means any school existing or to be built that is operated and controlled by a school district in this state. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition. Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence. Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC Truth in lending act: means the act set forth in 15 U. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Unique identifier: means a number or other identifier assigned by protocols established by the NMLSR. See Idaho Code 26-31-102 Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried. Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge. Virtual school: means a school that delivers a full-time, sequential program of synchronous and/or asynchronous instruction primarily through the use of technology via the internet in a distributed environment. See Idaho Code 33-5202A Writ: signifies an order or precept in writing, issued in the name of the people, or of a court or judicial officer, and the word "process" a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See Idaho Code 73-114