§ 11-10-1 Business license required — Authorization for issuance, denial, suspension, or revocation by local authority
§ 11-10-2 Qualifications of licensee
§ 11-10-3 License fee
§ 11-10-4 Ordinances making it unlawful to operate without license

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 11 > Chapter 10

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Applicant: means an individual who provides information to a public or private employer for the purpose of obtaining employment. See Utah Code 34-52-102
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Broadcasting company: means a person engaged in the business of:
    (a) distributing or transmitting electronic or electromagnetic signals to the general public using one or more of the following:
    (i) television;
    (ii) cable; or
    (iii) radio; or
    (b) preparing, developing, or creating one or more programs or messages for distribution or transmission by means described in Subsection (2)(a). See Utah Code 34-51-102
  • Broadcasting employee: means an employee of a broadcasting company. See Utah Code 34-51-102
  • Building service: means any of the following services, if the charge for the service is $3,000 or less:
    (a) cleaning or janitorial;
    (b) furniture delivery, assembly, moving, or installation;
    (c) landscaping;
    (d) home repair; or
    (e) any service similar to the services described in Subsections (1)(a) through (d). See Utah Code 34-53-102
  • Building service contractor: means a person who enters into an agreement with a service marketplace platform to use the service marketplace platform's software platform to connect with and receive requests from customers seeking a building service. See Utah Code 34-53-102
  • City: means a municipality that is classified by population as a city of the first class, a city of the second class, a city of the third class, a city of the fourth class, or a city of the fifth class, under Section 10-2-301. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • 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.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Criminal conviction: means a verdict or finding of guilt after a criminal trial or a plea of guilty or nolo contendere to a criminal charge. See Utah Code 34-52-102
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Employer: means a person, including the state or a political subdivision of the state, that has one or more workers or operators employed in the same business, or in or about the same establishment, under any contract of hire, express or implied, oral or written. See Utah Code 34-48-102
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Exempt broadcasting employee: means a broadcasting employee who is compensated on a salary basis, as defined in 29 C. See Utah Code 34-51-102
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Governing body: means collectively the legislative body and the executive of any municipality. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • 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.
  • Law enforcement agency: is a s defined in Section 53-1-102. See Utah Code 34-48-102
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Municipal: means of or relating to a municipality. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Municipality: means :
    (a) a city of the first class, city of the second class, city of the third class, city of the fourth class, city of the fifth class;
    (b) a town, as classified in Section 10-2-301; or
    (c) a metro township as that term is defined in Section 10-2a-403 unless the term is used in the context of authorizing, governing, or otherwise regulating the provision of municipal services. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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.
  • Private employer: means a person who has one or more employees employed in the same business, or in or about the same establishment, under any contract of hire, express or implied, oral or written. See Utah Code 34-52-102
  • Public employee: means a person:
    (a) employed by a public employer; and
    (b) who is breastfeeding. See Utah Code 34-49-102
  • Public employer: means the following entities:
    (a) a department, division, board, council, committee, institution, office, bureau, or other similar administrative unit of the executive branch of state government;
    (b) a municipality;
    (c) a county;
    (d) a school district; or
    (e) an institution of higher education as described in Section 53B-2-101. See Utah Code 34-49-102
  • Public employer: means an employer that is:
    (a) the state or any administrative subunit of the state, including a department, division, board, council, committee, institution, office, bureau, or other similar administrative unit of state government;
    (b) a state institution of higher education; or
    (c) a municipal corporation, county, municipality, school district, local district, special service district, or other political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 34-52-102
  • Sale of a business: means a transfer of the ownership by sale, acquisition, merger, or other method of the tangible or intangible assets of a business entity, or a division or segment of the business entity. See Utah Code 34-51-102
  • Service marketplace platform: means an entity that:
    (a) uses an Internet-connected software platform, including a mobile application:
    (i) to connect building service contractors with customers seeking a building service; and
    (ii) through which a customer may request a building service; and
    (b) charges the building service contractor a fee to use the software platform. See Utah Code 34-53-102
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Town: means a municipality classified by population as a town under Section 10-2-301. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
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