As used in this act:
||“District court” means the district court with proper jurisdiction over the grandchild.
Terms Used In Utah Code 30-5-1
- Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
||“Grandchild” means the child with respect to whom a grandparent is seeking visitation rights under this chapter.
||“Grandparent” means an individual whose child, either by blood, marriage, or adoption, is the parent of the grandchild.
Amended by Chapter 48, 2020 General Session