§ 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

  • Adjudicative proceeding: means :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • 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 Utah Code 34-48-102
  • 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.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Applicant: means an individual who provides information to a public employer for the purpose of obtaining employment. See Utah Code 34-52-102
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • 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
  • Commission: means the Labor Commission. See Utah Code 34-47-102
  • Commission: means the Labor Commission created in Section 34A-1-103. See Utah Code 34A-1-102
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of the Labor Commission. See Utah Code 34-47-102
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of the commission appointed under Section 34A-1-201. See Utah Code 34A-1-102
  • 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.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • 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.
  • Council: means the Worker Classification Coordinated Enforcement Council created in Section 34-47-201. See Utah Code 34-47-102
  • 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.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Division: means the Labor Commission's Division of Antidiscrimination and Labor. See Utah Code 34-46-102
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Employer: means a person employing 15 or more employees within the state for each working day in each of 20 calendar weeks or more in the current or preceding calendar year. See Utah Code 34-46-102
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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
  • Law enforcement agency: is a s defined in Section 53-1-102. See Utah Code 34-48-102
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Member agency: means an agency that is represented on the council. See Utah Code 34-47-102
  • Misclassification: means to classify an individual as something other than an employee, if under the relevant law the individual is required to be classified as an employee. See Utah Code 34-47-102
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • 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.
  • Oath: includes "affirmation. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • 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 48-2e-1156
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, partnership, organization, association, trust, governmental agency, or any other legal entity. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Personal Internet account: means an online account that is used by an employee or applicant exclusively for personal communications unrelated to any business purpose of the employer. See Utah Code 34-48-102
  • 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.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • 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
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Record: means information that is:
    (a) inscribed on a tangible medium; or
    (b) 
    (i) received or stored in an electronic or other medium; and
    (ii) retrievable in perceivable form. See Utah Code 34-46-102
  • 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
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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 48-2e-1156
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
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