§ 30-1-1 Incestuous marriages void
§ 30-1-2 Marriages prohibited and void
§ 30-1-2.1 Validation of marriage to a person subject to chronic epileptic fits who had not been sterilized
§ 30-1-2.2 Validation of interracial marriages
§ 30-1-2.3 Validation of marriage to a person with acquired immune deficiency syndrome or other sexually transmitted disease
§ 30-1-3 Marriage in belief of death or divorce of former spouse — Issue legitimate
§ 30-1-4 Validity of foreign marriages — Exceptions
§ 30-1-4.1 Marriage recognition policy
§ 30-1-4.5 Validity of marriage not solemnized
§ 30-1-5 Marriage solemnization — Before unauthorized person — Validity
§ 30-1-6 Who may solemnize marriages — Certificate
§ 30-1-7 Marriage licenses — Use within state — Expiration
§ 30-1-8 Application for license — Contents
§ 30-1-9 Marriage by minors — Consent of parent or guardian — Juvenile court authorization
§ 30-1-9.1 Parental consent to prohibited marriage of minor — Penalty
§ 30-1-10 Application by persons unknown to clerk — Affidavit — Penalty
§ 30-1-11 Return of license after ceremony — Failure — Penalty
§ 30-1-12 Clerk to file license and certificate
§ 30-1-13 Solemnization without license — Penalty
§ 30-1-14 Acting without authority — Impersonation — Forgery — Penalty
§ 30-1-15 Solemnization of prohibited marriage — Penalty
§ 30-1-16 Misconduct of county clerk — Penalty
§ 30-1-17 Action to determine validity of marriage — Judgment of validity or annulment
§ 30-1-17.1 Annulment — Grounds for
§ 30-1-17.2 Action to determine validity of marriage — Orders relating to parties, property, and children — Presumption of paternity in marriage
§ 30-1-17.3 Age as basis of action to determine validity of marriage — Refusal to grant annulment
§ 30-1-17.4 Action for annulment or divorce as alternative relief
§ 30-1-30 Premarital counseling or education — State policy — Applicability
§ 30-1-31 Premarital counseling board in county — Appointment, terms, compensation, offices — Common counseling board with adjacent county
§ 30-1-32 Master plan for counseling
§ 30-1-33 Conformity to master plan for counseling as prerequisite to marriage license — Exceptions
§ 30-1-34 Completion of counseling or education
§ 30-1-35 Persons performing counseling services designated by board — Exemption from license requirements
§ 30-1-36 Activities included in premarital counseling or education
§ 30-1-37 Confidentiality of information obtained under counseling provisions
§ 30-1-38 Fee for counseling

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 30 > Chapter 1

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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.
  • Appointing authority: means the person or body authorized to make an appointment to the board of trustees. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Bond: means :
    (a) a written obligation to repay borrowed money, whether denominated a bond, note, warrant, certificate of indebtedness, or otherwise; and
    (b) a lease agreement, installment purchase agreement, or other agreement that:
    (i) includes an obligation by the district to pay money; and
    (ii) the district's board of trustees, in its discretion, treats as a bond for purposes of Title 11, Chapter 14, Local Government Bonding Act, or Title 11, Chapter 27, Utah Refunding Bond Act. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Chief executive officer: means a person appointed by the board of trustees of a small public transit district to serve as chief executive officer. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • 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.
  • County legislative body: means :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Cross examine: Questioning of a witness by the attorney for the other side.
  • Department: means the Department of Transportation created in Section 72-1-201. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • 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.
  • facilities: includes any structure, building, system, land, water right, water, or other real or personal property required to provide a service that a local district is authorized to provide, including any related or appurtenant easement or right-of-way, improvement, utility, landscaping, sidewalk, road, curb, gutter, equipment, or furnishing. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: includes a person who:Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • Highway: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • 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.
  • Land: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Large public transit district: means a public transit district that provides public transit to an area that includes:
    (a) more than 65% of the population of the state based on the most recent official census or census estimate of the United States Census Bureau; and
    (b) two or more counties. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Local district: means a limited purpose local government entity, as described in Section 17B-1-103, that operates under, is subject to, and has the powers set forth in:
    (a) this chapter; or
    (b) 
    (i) this chapter; and
    (ii) 
    (A) Chapter 2a, Part 1, Cemetery Maintenance District Act;
    (B) Chapter 2a, Part 2, Drainage District Act;
    (C) Chapter 2a, Part 3, Fire Protection District Act;
    (D) Chapter 2a, Part 4, Improvement District Act;
    (E) Chapter 2a, Part 5, Irrigation District Act;
    (F) Chapter 2a, Part 6, Metropolitan Water District Act;
    (G) Chapter 2a, Part 7, Mosquito Abatement District Act;
    (H) Chapter 2a, Part 8, Public Transit District Act;
    (I) Chapter 2a, Part 9, Service Area Act;
    (J) Chapter 2a, Part 10, Water Conservancy District Act; or
    (K) Chapter 2a, Part 11, Municipal Services District Act. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Multicounty district: means a public transit district located in more than one county. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • Municipal: means of or relating to a municipality. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Municipal services: means one or more of the services identified in Section 17-34-1, 17-36-3, or 17B-1-202. See Utah Code 17B-2a-1102
  • Municipal services district: means a local district that operates under and is subject to the provisions of this chapter and Chapter 2a, Part 11, Municipal Services District Act. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Municipality: means a city, town, or metro township. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Oath: includes "affirmation. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • 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.
  • Person: means :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, partnership, organization, association, trust, governmental agency, or other legal entity. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Political subdivision: means a county, city, town, metro township, local district under this title, special service district under Title 17D, Chapter 1, Special Service District Act, an entity created by interlocal cooperation agreement under Title 11, Chapter 13, Interlocal Cooperation Act, or any other governmental entity designated in statute as a political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Public entity: means :
    (a) the United States or an agency of the United States;
    (b) the state or an agency of the state;
    (c) a political subdivision of the state or an agency of a political subdivision of the state;
    (d) another state or an agency of that state; or
    (e) a political subdivision of another state or an agency of that political subdivision. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Public transit: means the transportation of passengers only and their incidental baggage by means other than:
    (a) chartered bus;
    (b) sightseeing bus; or
    (c) taxi. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • Public transit district: means a local district that provides public transit services. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Road: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Service area: means a local district that operates under and is subject to the provisions of this chapter and Chapter 2a, Part 9, Service Area Act, including an entity that was created and operated as a county service area or a regional service area under the law in effect before April 30, 2007. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Signature: includes a name, mark, or sign written with the intent to authenticate an instrument or writing. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Special assessment: means an assessment levied against property to pay all or a portion of the costs of making improvements that benefit the property. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Taxable value: means the taxable value of property as computed from the most recent equalized assessment roll for county purposes. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Transit facility: means a transit vehicle, transit station, depot, passenger loading or unloading zone, parking lot, or other facility:
    (a) leased by or operated by or on behalf of a public transit district; and
    (b) related to the public transit services provided by the district, including:
    (i) railway or other right-of-way;
    (ii) railway line; and
    (iii) a reasonable area immediately adjacent to a designated stop on a route traveled by a transit vehicle. See Utah Code 17B-2a-802
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Unincorporated: means not included within a municipality. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Water conservancy district: means a local district that operates under and is subject to the provisions of this chapter and Chapter 2a, Part 10, Water Conservancy District Act, including an entity that was created and operated as a water conservancy district under the law in effect before April 30, 2007. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Works: includes a dam, reservoir, well, canal, conduit, pipeline, drain, tunnel, power plant, and any facility, improvement, or property necessary or convenient for supplying or treating water for any beneficial use, and for otherwise accomplishing the purposes of a local district. See Utah Code 17B-1-102
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
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