Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
Agency: means :
a person other than an individual, including a sole proprietorship by which an individual does business under an assumed name; and
Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
Auxiliary officer: means a sworn, certified, and supervised special function officer, as described by Section 53-13-112. See Utah Code 31A-7-104
Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
Bail enforcement agent: means an individual licensed under this chapter as a bail enforcement agent to enforce the terms and conditions of a defendant's release on bail in a civil or criminal proceeding, to apprehend a defendant or surrender a defendant to custody, or both, as is appropriate, and who:
is appointed by a bail bond surety; and
receives or is promised money or other things of value for this service. See Utah Code 31A-5-505
Bail recovery agent: means an individual employed by a bail enforcement agent to assist the bail enforcement agent regarding civil or criminal defendants released on bail by:
presenting a defendant for required court appearances;
apprehending or surrendering a defendant to a court; or
Bail recovery apprentice: means any individual licensed under this chapter as a bail recovery apprentice, and who:
has not met the requirements for licensure as a bail recovery agent or bail enforcement agent; and
is employed by a bail enforcement agent, and works under the direct supervision of a bail enforcement agent or bail recovery agent employed also by the bail enforcement agent, unless the bail recovery apprentice is conducting activities at the direction of the employing bail enforcement agent that under this chapter do not require direct supervision. See Utah Code 31A-5-505
Certified: means recognized and accepted by the division as having successfully met and maintained the standards and training requirements set and approved by the director of the division with the advice and consent of the council. See Utah Code 31A-7-104
Collateral duty: means a duty to corroborate and support a peace officer function that is secondary and supplemental to the primary duty of the position. See Utah Code 31A-7-104
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
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: means an entity of the federal government, a state, or a political subdivision of a state, including a state institution of higher education, that exists primarily to prevent and detect crime and enforce criminal laws, statutes, and ordinances. See Utah Code 53-1-102
Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
Local law enforcement agency: means a law enforcement agency of any political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 31A-7-104
Member: means a person having membership rights in an insurance corporation. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
Motor vehicle: means every self-propelled vehicle and every vehicle propelled by electric power obtained from overhead trolley wires, but not operated upon rails, except motorized wheel chairs and vehicles moved solely by human power. See Utah Code 53-1-102
Occupied structure: means any edifice, including residential and public buildings, vehicles, or any other structure that could reasonably be expected to house or shelter persons. See Utah Code 31A-5-505
Participant: means one or more persons that enter into a participation agreement with an agency. See Utah Code 17C-1-102
Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
Project area: means the geographic area described in a project area plan within which the project area development described in the project area plan takes place or is proposed to take place. See Utah Code 17C-1-102
Project area development: means activity within a project area that, as determined by the board, encourages, promotes, or provides development or redevelopment for the purpose of implementing a project area plan, including:
promoting, creating, or retaining public or private jobs within the state or a community;
providing office, manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, parking, or other facilities or improvements;
planning, designing, demolishing, clearing, constructing, rehabilitating, or remediating environmental issues;
providing residential, commercial, industrial, public, or other structures or spaces, including recreational and other facilities incidental or appurtenant to the structures or spaces;
altering, improving, modernizing, demolishing, reconstructing, or rehabilitating existing structures;
providing open space, including streets or other public grounds or space around buildings;
providing public or private buildings, infrastructure, structures, or improvements;
relocating a business;
improving public or private recreation areas or other public grounds;
eliminating blight or the causes of blight;
redevelopment as defined under the law in effect before May 1, 2006; or
any activity described in this Subsection (47) outside of a project area that the board determines to be a benefit to the project area. See Utah Code 17C-1-102
Project area plan: means an urban renewal project area plan, an economic development project area plan, a community development project area plan, or a community reinvestment project area plan that, after the project area plan's effective date, guides and controls the project area development. See Utah Code 17C-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
Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
Surplus: means the excess of assets over the sum of paid-in capital and liabilities. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
Sworn: means having taken the oath of office set forth in Utah Constitution Article IV, Section 10, administered by the law enforcement agency for whom a peace officer works. See Utah Code 31A-7-104
Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
Trustee: means "director" when referring to the board of directors of a corporation. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
Vehicle: means every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway, excepting devices used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks. See Utah Code 53-1-102
Volunteer: means an officer who donates service without pay or other compensation except expenses actually and reasonably incurred as approved by the supervising agency. See Utah Code 31A-7-104
While on duty: means while an officer is actually performing the job duties and work activities assigned by the employing agency and for which the officer is trained and certified, and may include time spent outside those duties and activities if that additional time involves an activity that is an integral and necessary part of the job, and is spent for the benefit, and under the direction of, the employing agency. See Utah Code 31A-7-104