Part 1 General Provisions 26-61-101 – 26-61-103
Part 2 Cannabinoid Product Board 26-61-201 – 26-61-202

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 26 > Chapter 61

  • Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Adverse action: means to discharge, threaten, or discriminate against an employee in a manner that affects the employee's employment, including compensation, terms, conditions, location, rights, immunities, promotions, or privileges. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Agency: means :
    (a) a department, institution, office, college, university, authority, division, board, bureau, commission, council, or other agency of the state;
    (b) a county, city, town, school district, or special improvement or taxing district; or
    (c) any other political subdivision. See Utah Code 67-20-2
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Approved study: means a medical research study:
    (a) the purpose of which is to investigate the medical benefits and risks of cannabinoid products; and
    (b) that is approved by an IRB. See Utah Code 26-61-102
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Board: means the Cannabinoid Product Board created in Section 26-61-201. See Utah Code 26-61-102
  • Cannabinoid product: means the same as that term is defined in Section 58-37-3. See Utah Code 26-61-102
  • Cannabis: means the same as that term is defined in Section 58-37-3. See Utah Code 26-61-102
  • Certificate of limited partnership: means the certificate required by Section 48-2e-201. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • City: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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.
  • Compensatory service worker: means a person who performs a public service with or without compensation for an agency as a condition or part of the person's:
    (a) incarceration;
    (b) plea;
    (c) sentence;
    (d) diversion;
    (e) probation; or
    (f) parole. See Utah Code 67-20-2
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Damages: means general and special damages for injury or loss caused by each violation of this chapter. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Department: means the Department of Health created in Section 26-1-4. See Utah Code 26-1-2
  • Distribution: means a transfer of money or other property from a limited partnership to a person on account of a transferable interest or in the person's capacity as a partner. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Division: means the Division of Corporations and Commercial Code. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Employee: means a person who performs a service for wages or other remuneration under a contract of hire, written or oral, express or implied. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Employer: includes an agent of an employer. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • 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.
  • Expanded cannabinoid product: means the same as that term is defined in Section 58-37-3. See Utah Code 26-61-102
  • Fire protection district: means a local district that operates under and is subject to the provisions of this chapter and Chapter 2a, Part 3, Fire Protection District Act, including an entity that was created and operated as a fire protection district under the law in effect before April 30, 2007. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Foreign limited partnership: means an unincorporated entity formed under the law of a jurisdiction other than this state which would be a limited partnership if formed under the law of this state. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • General partner: means a person that:
    (a) has become a general partner under Section 48-2e-401 or was a general partner in a limited partnership when the limited partnership became subject to this chapter under Section 48-2e-1205; and
    (b) has not dissociated as a general partner under Section 48-2e-603. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Guardian: includes a person who:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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
  • Inter vivos: Transfer of property from one living person to another living person.
  • IRB: means an institutional review board that is registered for human subject research by the United States Department of Health and Human Services. See Utah Code 26-61-102
  • Judicial employee: means an employee of the judicial branch of state government. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • 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.
  • Jurisdiction of formation: means , with respect to an entity, the jurisdiction:
    (a) under whose law the entity is formed; or
    (b) in the case of a limited liability partnership or foreign limited liability partnership, in which the partnership's statement of qualification is filed. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • Legislative employee: means an employee of the legislative branch of state government. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Limited partner: means a person that:
    (a) has become a limited partner under Section 48-2e-301 or was a limited partner in a limited partnership when the limited partnership became subject to this chapter under Section 48-2e-1205; and
    (b) has not dissociated under Section 48-2e-601. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Limited partnership: means an entity formed under this chapter or which becomes subject to this chapter under Part 11, Merger, Interest Exchange, Conversion, and Domestication, or Section 48-2e-1205. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Lobbying: is a s defined in Section 36-11-102. See Utah Code 67-24-102
  • Lobbyist: is a s defined in Section 36-11-102. See Utah Code 67-24-102
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partner: means a limited partner or general partner. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • 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.
  • Partnership agreement: means the agreement, whether or not referred to as a partnership agreement, and whether oral, implied, in a record, or in any combination thereof, of all the partners of a limited partnership concerning the matters described in Subsection 48-2e-112(1). See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Person: means an individual, business corporation, nonprofit corporation, partnership, limited partnership, limited liability company, limited cooperative association, unincorporated nonprofit association, statutory trust, business trust, common-law business trust, estate, trust, association, joint venture, public corporation, government or governmental subdivision, agency, or instrumentality, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Political subdivision employee: means an employee of a political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Principal office: means the principal executive office of a limited partnership or foreign limited partnership, whether or not the office is located in this state. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Property: means all property, whether real, personal, or mixed or tangible or intangible, or any right or interest therein. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Public body: means any of the following:
    (a) a state officer, employee, agency, department, division, bureau, board, commission, council, authority, educational institution, or any other body in the executive branch of state government;
    (b) an agency, board, commission, council, institution member, or employee of the legislative branch of state government;
    (c) a county, city, town, regional governing body, council, school district, local district, special service district, or municipal corporation, board, department, commission, council, agency, or any member or employee of them;
    (d) any other body that is created by state or local authority, or that is primarily funded by or through state or local authority, or any member or employee of that body;
    (e) a law enforcement agency or any member or employee of a law enforcement agency; and
    (f) the judiciary and any member or employee of the judiciary. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Public entity: means a department, division, board, council, committee, institution, office, bureau, or other similar administrative unit of the executive branch of state government. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Public entity employee: means an employee of a public entity. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Registered agent: means an agent of a limited partnership or foreign limited partnership which is authorized to receive service of any process, notice, or demand required or permitted by law to be served on the limited partnership. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Registered foreign limited partnership: means a foreign limited partnership that is registered to do business in this state pursuant to a statement of registration filed by the division. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Required information: means the information that a limited partnership is required to maintain under Section 48-2e-115. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • 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.
  • Retaliatory action: is a s defined in Section 67-19a-101. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • right of contribution: means property or a benefit described in Section 48-2e-501 which is provided by a person to a limited partnership to become a partner or in the person's capacity as a partner. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Sign: means , with present intent to authenticate or adopt a record:
    (a) to execute or adopt a tangible symbol; or
    (b) to attach to or logically associate with the record an electronic symbol, sound, or process. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, or any territory or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See Utah Code 48-2e-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
  • State institution of higher education: is a s defined in Section 53B-3-102. See Utah Code 67-21-2
  • State official: means :
    (a) a member of the Legislature;
    (b) the governor;
    (c) the lieutenant governor;
    (d) the state auditor;
    (e) the state treasurer; and
    (f) the attorney general. See Utah Code 67-24-102
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Town: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Transfer: includes :
    (a) an assignment;
    (b) a conveyance;
    (c) a sale;
    (d) a lease;
    (e) an encumbrance, including a mortgage or security interest;
    (f) a gift; and
    (g) a transfer by operation of law. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Transferable interest: means the right, as initially owned by a person in the person's capacity as a partner, to receive distributions from a limited partnership in accordance with the partnership agreement, whether or not the person remains a partner or continues to own any part of the right. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Transferee: means a person to which all or part of a transferable interest has been transferred, whether or not the transferor is a partner. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Trial jury: A group of citizens who hear the evidence presented by both sides at trial and determine the facts in dispute. Federal criminal juries consist of 12 persons. Federal civil juries consist of six persons.
  • Tribal limited partnership: means a limited partnership:
    (a) formed under the law of a tribe; and
    (b) that is at least 51% owned or controlled by the tribe under whose law the limited partnership is formed. See Utah Code 48-2e-102
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Utah Code: means the 1953 recodification of the Utah Code, as amended, unless the text expressly references a portion of the 1953 recodification of the Utah Code as it existed:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Volunteer: includes a juror or potential juror appearing in response to a summons for a trial jury or grand jury. See Utah Code 67-20-2
  • Volunteer facilitator: means a business or nonprofit organization that, from individuals who have a relationship with the business or nonprofit organization, such as membership or employment, provides volunteers to an agency or facilitates volunteers volunteering with an agency. See Utah Code 67-20-2
  • Volunteer safety officer: means an individual who:
    (a) provides services as a volunteer under the supervision of an agency; and
    (b) at the time the individual provides the services to the supervising agency described in Subsection (5)(a), the individual is:
    (i) exercising peace officer authority as provided in Section 53-13-102; or
    (ii) if the supervising agency described in Subsection (5)(a) is a fire department:
    (A) on the rolls of the supervising agency as a firefighter;
    (B) not regularly employed as a firefighter by the supervising agency; and
    (C) acting in a capacity that includes the responsibility for the extinguishment of fire. See Utah Code 67-20-2
  • Volunteer search and rescue team member: means an individual who:
    (a) provides services as a volunteer under the supervision of a county sheriff; and
    (b) at the time the individual provides the services to the county sheriff described in Subsection (6)(a), is:
    (i) certified as a member of the county sheriff's search and rescue team; and
    (ii) acting in the capacity of a member of the search and rescue team of the supervising county sheriff. See Utah Code 67-20-2
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
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