Subject to additional definitions contained in the chapters of this title which are applicable to specific chapters, as used in this title:

(1)  “Council” means the Utah Health Advisory Council.

Terms Used In Utah Code 26-1-2

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Council: means the Utah Health Advisory Council. See Utah Code 26-1-2
  • Department: means the Department of Health created in Section 26-1-4. See Utah Code 26-1-2
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the department appointed pursuant to Section 26-1-8. See Utah Code 26-1-2
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
(2)  “Department” means the Department of Health created in Section 26-1-4.

(3)  “Executive director” means the executive director of the department appointed pursuant to Section 26-1-8.

(4)  “Public health authority” means an agency or authority of the United States, a state, a territory, a political subdivision of a state or territory, an Indian tribe, or a person acting under a grant of authority from or contract with such an agency, that is responsible for public health matters as part of its official mandate.

Amended by Chapter 391, 2012 General Session