Part 1 Administration 41-1a-101 – 41-1a-121
Part 2 Registration 41-1a-201 – 41-1a-232
Part 3 Proportional Registration 41-1a-301 – 41-1a-303
Part 4 License Plates and Registration Indicia 41-1a-401 – 41-1a-422 v5
Part 5 Titling Requirement 41-1a-501 – 41-1a-522
Part 6 Liens and Security Interests 41-1a-601 – 41-1a-609
Part 7 Transfer of Ownership 41-1a-701 – 41-1a-712
Part 8 Identification Numbers 41-1a-801 – 41-1a-804
Part 9 Odometers 41-1a-901 – 41-1a-906
Part 10 Salvage Vehicles – Junk and Dismantled Vehicles 41-1a-1001 – 41-1a-1012
Part 11 Impounded Vehicles, Vessels, or Outboard Motors 41-1a-1101 – 41-1a-1106
Part 12 Fee and Tax Requirements 41-1a-1201 – 41-1a-1225
Part 13 Offenses and Penalties 41-1a-1301 – 41-1a-1320
Part 14 Law Enforcement 41-1a-1401 – 41-1a-1402
Part 15 Motor Vehicle Event Data Recorder Act 41-1a-1501 – 41-1a-1504

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 41 > Chapter 1a - Motor Vehicle Act

  • Accomplice: means an individual who has engaged in criminal conduct as described in Section 76-2-202. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
     
  • Actual county daily incarceration rate: means the median amount of jail daily incarceration costs based on the data submitted by counties in accordance with Section 64-13e-104(6)(b). See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Actual state daily incarceration rate: means the average daily incarceration rate, calculated by the department based on the previous three fiscal years, that reflects the following expenses incurred by the department for housing an inmate:
    (a) executive overhead;
    (b) administrative overhead;
    (c) transportation overhead;
    (d) division overhead; and
    (e) motor pool expenses. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Actual weight: means the actual unladen weight of a vehicle or combination of vehicles as operated and certified to by a weighmaster. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Address: means the number and street where an individual resides or where a reporting entity has its principal office. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Administrator: means the executive director or the executive director's designee. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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.
  • Advisory committee: means the Rural Online Working Hubs Grant Advisory Committee created in Section 63N-4-505. See Utah Code 63N-4-502
  • Advisory committee: means the Rural Opportunity Advisory Committee created in Section 63N-4-804. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Advisory committee: means the General Regulatory Sandbox Program Advisory Committee created in Section 63N-16-104. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Advocacy services provider: means the same as that term is defined in Section 77-38-403. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • 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.
  • Affiliate: means a person that directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with another person. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Affordable housing: means housing occupied or reserved for occupancy by households with a gross household income equal to or less than 80% of the median gross income of the applicable municipal or county statistical area for households of the same size. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Agency: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17C-1-102. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Agreement: means an agreement described in Section 63N-2-503. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Alternative treatment: means :
    (a) evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy; or
    (b) a certificate-based program provided by:
    (i) an institution of higher education described in Subsection 53B-1-102(1)(b); or
    (ii) a degree-granting institution acting in the degree-granting institution's technical education role described in Section 53B-2a-201. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Amateur radio operator: means a person licensed by the Federal Communications Commission to engage in private and experimental two-way radio operation on the amateur band radio frequencies. See Utah Code 41-1a-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.
  • Annual inmate jail days: means the total number of state probationary inmates housed in a county jail each day for the preceding fiscal year. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • 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.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Applicable agency: means a department or agency of the state that by law regulates a business activity and persons engaged in such business activity, including the issuance of licenses or other types of authorization, which the office determines would otherwise regulate a sandbox participant. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Applicable agency: means :
    (a) for a project related to air quality, the Division of Air Quality created in Section 19-1-105; or
    (b) for a project related to water resources, the Division of Water Resources created in Section 73-10-18. See Utah Code 63N-3-901
  • Applicant: means a person that applies to participate in the regulatory sandbox. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Appointing authority: means an authority named in Section 63M-14-202 that appoints an authority member for a Colorado River authority area. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • 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
  • Armed forces: means the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Space Force, and Coast Guard. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Asset forfeiture: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Authority: means the Colorado River Authority of Utah created by Section 63M-14-201. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Authority member: means a person appointed as a member of the authority under Section 63M-14-202 or designated as a member of the authority. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Autocycle: means the same as that term is defined in Section 53-3-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Automated driving system: means the same as that term is defined in Section 41-26-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Average daily population: means the average daily number of individuals on parole or felony probation in the region during the applicable fiscal year. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • 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.
  • Ballot: means the storage medium, including a paper, mechanical, or electronic storage medium, that records an individual voter's vote. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Ballot proposition: includes initiatives, referenda, proposed constitutional amendments, and any other ballot propositions submitted to the voters that are authorized by the Utah Code Annotated 1953. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Base taxable value: means the value of hotel property before the construction on a qualified hotel begins, as that value is established by the county in which the hotel property is located, using a reasonable valuation method that may include the value of the hotel property on the county assessment rolls the year before the year during which construction on the qualified hotel begins. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Base taxable value: means a property's taxable value as shown upon the assessment roll last equalized during the base year. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Base year: means , for a proposed housing and transit reinvestment zone area, a year beginning the first day of the calendar quarter determined by the last equalized tax roll before the adoption of the housing and transit reinvestment zone. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Baseline probation employment rate: means the average of the probation employment rates for fiscal years 2023, 2024, and 2025. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Baseline state revenue: means the amount of state tax revenue collected from a business entity or the employees of a business entity during the year before the date on which a project related to the business entity is approved by the office or by the GO Utah board. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Behavioral health transition facility: means a nonsecure correctional facility operated by the department for the purpose of providing a therapeutic environment for offenders receiving mental health services. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Blockchain technology: means the use of a digital database containing records of financial transactions, which can be simultaneously used and shared within a decentralized, publicly accessible network and can record transactions between two parties in a verifiable and permanent way. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Board: means the board of directors of the corporation. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Board: means the Board of Tourism Development created in Section 63N-7-201. See Utah Code 63N-7-101
  • Board: means the Crime Victim Reparations and Assistance Board created under Section 63M-7-504. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Board: means the Domestic Violence Offender Treatment Board created in Section 63M-7-702. See Utah Code 63M-7-701
  • Bodily injury: means physical pain, illness, or any impairment of physical condition. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Branded title: means a title certificate that is labeled:
    (a) rebuilt and restored to operation;
    (b) flooded and restored to operation; or
    (c) not restored to operation. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Broadband center: means the Utah Broadband Center created in Section 63N-17-201. See Utah Code 63N-17-102
  • Bus rapid transit: means a high-quality bus-based transit system that delivers fast and efficient service that may include dedicated lanes, busways, traffic signal priority, off-board fare collection, elevated platforms, and enhanced stations. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Business applicant: means a business that:
    (a) is a claimant, estate, or trust; and
    (b) meets the criteria established in Section 63N-2-304. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Business entity: means a sole proprietorship, partnership, association, joint venture, corporation, firm, trust, foundation, or other organization or entity used in carrying on a business. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Business entity: means a sole proprietorship, partnership, association, joint venture, corporation, firm, trust, foundation, or other organization or entity used in carrying on a business. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • business entity: includes a nonprofit entity. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Business entity: means an entity, sole proprietorship, or individual:
    (a) including a claimant, estate, or trust; and
    (b) under which or by whom business is conducted or transacted. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • Business entity: means a for-profit or nonprofit business entity. See Utah Code 63N-3-901
  • Business entity: means a for-profit or nonprofit entity. See Utah Code 63N-3-1001
  • Camper: means a structure designed, used, and maintained primarily to be mounted on or affixed to a motor vehicle that contains a floor and is designed to provide a mobile dwelling, sleeping place, commercial space, or facilities for human habitation or for camping. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Candidate: means any person who:
    (a) files a declaration of candidacy for a public office; or
    (b) receives contributions, makes expenditures, or gives consent for any other person to receive contributions or make expenditures to bring about the person's nomination or election to a public office. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Cap: means no more than 20% above the community supervision percentage multiplied by the community correctional center projection. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Case action plan: means a document developed by the Department of Corrections that identifies:
    (a) the program priorities for the treatment of the offender, including the criminal risk factors as determined by risk, needs, and responsivity assessments conducted by the department; and
    (b) clearly defined completion requirements. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • CCJJ: means the Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice, created in Section 63M-7-201. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Center: means the Utah Immigration Assistance Center. See Utah Code 63N-18-102
  • center: means the Center for International Business and Diplomacy created in Section 63N-19-103. See Utah Code 63N-19-101
  • Center on Aging: means the Center on Aging within the University of Utah. See Utah Code 63M-11-103
  • CEO board: means a County Economic Opportunity Advisory Board as described in Section 63N-4-803. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Certificate of title: means a document issued by a jurisdiction to establish a record of ownership between an identified owner and the described vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Certified claim: means a claim that the office has approved and certified as provided in Section 63N-2-505. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Chair: means the chair of the authority. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Chief election officer: means :
    (a) the lieutenant governor for state office candidates, legislative office candidates, officeholders, political parties, political action committees, corporations, political issues committees, state school board candidates, judges, and labor organizations, as defined in Section 20A-11-1501; and
    (b) the county clerk for local school board candidates. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Child: means an unemancipated individual who is under 18 years old. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • City: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Claim: means a written document submitted by a qualified hotel owner or host local government to request a convention incentive. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Claimant: means any of the following claiming reparations under this part:
    (a) a victim;
    (b) a dependent of a deceased victim; or
    (c) an individual or representative who files a reparations claim on behalf of a victim. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Claimant: means a resident or nonresident person that has:
    (a) Utah taxable income as defined in Section 59-7-101; or
    (b) state taxable income under Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 1, Determination and Reporting of Tax Liability and Information. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • claimant: means a resident person or a nonresident person. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Claimant: means the qualified hotel owner or host local government that submits a claim under Subsection 63N-2-505(1)(a) for a convention incentive. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Claimant: means the same as that term is defined in Section 59-10-1002. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Claimant: means a resident or nonresident person that has state taxable income. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Clearly identified: means :
    (a) the name of the candidate appears;
    (b) a photograph or drawing of the candidate appears; or
    (c) the identity of the candidate or ballot proposition is apparent by unambiguous reference. See Utah Code 20A-11-1702
  • Closing date: means the date on which a rural investment company collects:
    (a) all of the investments described in Subsection 63N-4-303(7) related to phase one investment authority; or
    (b) all of the investments described in Subsection 63N-4-303(7) related to phase two investment authority. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Collateral source: means any source of benefits or advantages for economic loss otherwise reparable under this part that the victim or claimant has received, or that is readily available to the victim from:
    (a) the offender;
    (b) the insurance of the offender or the victim;
    (c) the United States government or any of its agencies, a state or any of its political subdivisions, or an instrumentality of two or more states, except in the case on nonobligatory state-funded programs;
    (d) social security, Medicare, and Medicaid;
    (e) state-required temporary nonoccupational income replacement insurance or disability income insurance;
    (f) workers' compensation;
    (g) wage continuation programs of any employer;
    (h) proceeds of a contract of insurance payable to the victim for the loss the victim sustained because of the criminally injurious conduct;
    (i) a contract providing prepaid hospital and other health care services or benefits for disability; or
    (j) veteran's benefits, including veteran's hospitalization benefits. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Colorado River authority area: means the geographic area designated by Subsection 63M-14-202(2). See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Colorado River Basin States: means Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Colorado River system: means the entire drainage of the Colorado River in Utah including both the main stem of the Colorado River and the Colorado River's tributaries. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Commencement of construction: means any clearing of land, excavation, or construction but does not include preliminary site review, including soil tests, topographical surveys, exploratory drilling, boring or mining, or other preliminary tests. See Utah Code 63M-5-103
  • Commercial or industrial zone: means an area zoned agricultural, commercial, industrial, manufacturing, business park, research park, or other appropriate business related use in a general plan that contemplates future growth. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Commercial vehicle: means a motor vehicle, trailer, or semitrailer used or maintained for the transportation of persons or property that operates:
    (a) as a carrier for hire, compensation, or profit; or
    (b) as a carrier to transport the vehicle owner's goods or property in furtherance of the owner's commercial enterprise. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Commission: means the Utah Commission on Aging, created in Section 63M-11-102. See Utah Code 63M-11-103
  • Commission: means the Governor's Early Childhood Commission created in Section 63M-13-201. See Utah Code 63M-13-102
  • Commission: means the Utah Marriage Commission created by this chapter. See Utah Code 63M-15-102
  • Commission: means the Unified Economic Opportunity Commission created in Section 63N-1a-201. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Commission: means the State Tax Commission. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Commission: means the State Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice created in Section 63M-7-201. See Utah Code 63M-7-701
  • Commission: means the Utah State Tax Commission. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Commission leadership: means the commission's elected chair, elected vice chair, and coordinator. See Utah Code 63M-15-102
  • Community correctional center: means a nonsecure correctional facility operated by the department, but does not include a behavioral health transition facility for the purposes of Section 64-13f-103. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Community correctional center: means the same as that term is defined in Section 64-13-1. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Community investment project: means a project that includes one or more of the following criteria in addition to the normal operations of the business applicant:
    (a) significant new employment; or
    (b) significant new capital development. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Community reinvestment agency: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17C-1-102. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Community supervision percentage: means the percentage calculated by dividing the total number of offenders supervised in the community by the department in each county or county zone by the total number of offenders supervised in the community by the department. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Commuter rail: means a heavy-rail passenger rail transit facility operated by a large public transit district. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Commuter rail station: means a station, stop, or terminal along an existing commuter rail line, or along an extension to an existing commuter rail line or new commuter rail line that is included in a metropolitan planning organization's adopted long-range transportation plan. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conflict of interest: means an action that is taken by a regulated officeholder that the officeholder reasonably believes may cause direct financial benefit or detriment to the officeholder, a member of the officeholder's immediate family, or an individual or entity that the officeholder is required to disclose under the provisions of this section, if that benefit or detriment is distinguishable from the effects of that action on the public or on the officeholder's profession, occupation, or association generally. See Utah Code 20A-11-1602
  • Conflict of interest disclosure: means a disclosure, on the website, of all information required under Section 20A-11-1604. See Utah Code 20A-11-1602
  • Construction revenue: means revenue generated from state taxes and local taxes imposed on transactions occurring during the eligibility period as a result of the construction of the hotel property, including purchases made by a qualified hotel owner and its subcontractors. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Consumer: means a person that purchases or otherwise enters into a transaction or agreement to receive an offering pursuant to a demonstration by a sandbox participant. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Consumer price index: means the same as that term is defined in Section 59-13-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Contractor: means a private entity seeking to contract with or currently contracting with the department to establish or operate a private correctional facility. See Utah Code 64-13d-102
  • Contribution: means any of the following when done for political purposes:
    (i) a gift, subscription, donation, loan, advance, or deposit of money or anything of value given to the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee;
    (ii) an express, legally enforceable contract, promise, or agreement to make a gift, subscription, donation, unpaid or partially unpaid loan, advance, or deposit of money or anything of value to the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee;
    (iii) any transfer of funds from another reporting entity or a corporation to the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee;
    (iv) compensation paid by any person or reporting entity other than the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee for personal services provided without charge to the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee; and
    (v) goods or services provided to or for the benefit of the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee at less than fair market value. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Convention incentive: means an incentive for the development of a qualified hotel, in the form of payment from the incentive fund as provided in this part, as authorized in an agreement. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Coordinator: means an employee from Utah State University described in Section 63M-15-206. See Utah Code 63M-15-102
  • Corporation: means the Utah Capital Investment Corporation created under Section 63N-6-301. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Corporation: means a domestic or foreign, profit or nonprofit, business organization that is registered as a corporation or is authorized to do business in a state and makes any expenditure from corporate funds for political purposes. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Correctional facility: means any facility operated to house offenders in a secure or nonsecure setting:
    (a) by the department; or
    (b) under a contract with the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Correctional services: means those services necessary for the operation of a correctional facility, including the provision of food, clothing, security, programs, and health care. See Utah Code 64-13d-102
  • council: means the Utah Substance Use and Mental Health Advisory Council created in this section. See Utah Code 63M-7-301
  • County applicant: means the governing authority of a county that meets the requirements for designation as an enterprise zone under Section 63N-2-204. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • County executive: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • County legislative body: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • County zone: means the eastern zone, northern zone, or western zone. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Coworking and innovation center: means a facility designed to provide individuals with the infrastructure and equipment to participate in the online workforce. See Utah Code 63N-4-502
  • Criminal justice system victim advocate: means the same as that term is defined in Section 77-38-403. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Criminal risk factors: means an individual's characteristics and behaviors that:
    (a) affect the individual's risk of engaging in criminal behavior; and
    (b) are diminished when addressed by effective treatment, supervision, and other support resources, resulting in a reduced risk of criminal behavior. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Criminally injurious conduct: includes a felony violation of Section 76-7-101 and other conduct leading to the psychological injury of an individual resulting from living in a setting that involves a bigamous relationship. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dealer: means a person engaged or licensed to engage in the business of buying, selling, or exchanging new or used vehicles, vessels, or outboard motors either outright or on conditional sale, bailment, lease, chattel mortgage, or otherwise or who has an established place of business for the sale, lease, trade, or display of vehicles, vessels, or outboard motors. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Defense attorney: Represent defendants in criminal matters.
  • demonstration: means to temporarily provide an offering in accordance with the provisions of the regulatory sandbox program described in this chapter. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Department: means the Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Department: means the Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-9b-2
  • Department: means the Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Department: means the Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Department: means the Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Dependent: includes a child of the victim born after the victim's death. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Detailed listing: means :
    (a) for each contribution:
    (i) the name and address of the individual or source making the contribution, to the extent that the name or address of the individual or source is known;
    (ii) the amount or value of the contribution; and
    (iii) the date the contribution was made; and
    (b) for each expenditure:
    (i) the amount of the expenditure;
    (ii) the person or entity to whom it was disbursed;
    (iii) the specific purpose, item, or service acquired by the expenditure; and
    (iv) the date the expenditure was made. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Developable area: means the portion of land within a housing and transit reinvestment zone available for development and construction of business and residential uses. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Developer: means any person engaged or to be engaged in industrial development or the development or utilization of natural resources in this state through a natural resource or industrial facility, including owners, contract purchases of owners, and persons who, as a lessee or under an agreement, are engaged or to be engaged in industrial development or the development or utilization of natural resources in this state through a natural resource or industrial facility. See Utah Code 63M-5-103
  • Development zone: means an economic development zone created under Section 63N-2-104. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Diesel fuel: means the same as that term is defined in Section 59-13-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Digital media company: means a company engaged in the production of a digital media project. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Digital media project: means all or part of a production of interactive entertainment or animated production that is produced for distribution in commercial or educational markets, which shall include projects intended for Internet or wireless distribution. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Direct supervision: means a housing and supervision system that is designed to meet the goals described in Subsection 64-13-14(5) and has the elements described in Subsection 64-13-14(6). See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Director: means the director of the Utah Office of Regulatory Relief created in Section 63N-16-103. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Director: means the director of the office. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Disposition: means the sentencing or determination of penalty or punishment to be imposed upon an individual:
    (a) convicted of a crime;
    (b) found delinquent; or
    (c) against whom a finding of sufficient facts for conviction or finding of delinquency is made. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Division: means the Motor Vehicle Division of the commission, created in Section 41-1a-106. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Division: means the Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • division: means the Division of Correctional Industries. See Utah Code 64-13a-3
  • Division of Finance: means the Division of Finance, created in Section 63A-3-101. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Dollars left in the state: means expenditures made in the state for a state-approved production, including:
    (a) an expenditure that is subject to:
    (i) a corporate franchise or income tax under Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes;
    (ii) an individual income tax under Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act; and
    (iii) a sales and use tax under Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act, notwithstanding any sales and use tax exemption allowed by law; or
    (iv) a combination of Subsections (3)(a)(i), (ii), and (iii);
    (b) payments made to a nonresident only to the extent of the income tax paid to the state on the payments, the amount of per diems paid in the state, and other direct reimbursements transacted in the state; and
    (c) payments made to a payroll company or loan-out corporation that is registered to do business in the state, only to the extent of the amount of withholding under Section 59-10-402. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Dynamic driving task: means the same as that term is defined in Section 41-26-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Early childhood: refers to a child in the state who is six years of age or younger. See Utah Code 63M-13-102
  • Eastern zone: means , except as provided in Subsection (7)(b), Carbon, Daggett, Duchesne, Emery, Grand, San Juan, and Uintah counties. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Economic loss: includes economic detriment even if caused by pain and suffering or physical impairment. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Economic opportunities: means unique business situations or community circumstances, including the development of recreation infrastructure and the promotion of the high tech sector in the state, which lend themselves to the furtherance of the economic interests of the state by providing a catalyst or stimulus to the growth or retention, or both, of commerce and industry in the state, including retention of companies whose relocation outside the state would have a significant detrimental economic impact on the state as a whole, regions of the state, or specific components of the state as determined by the GO Utah board. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Election: means each:
    (a) regular general election;
    (b) regular primary election; and
    (c) special election at which candidates are eliminated and selected. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Election: means a regular general election, a municipal general election, a statewide special election, a local special election, a regular primary election, a municipal primary election, and a local district election. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Election cycle: means the period beginning on the first day persons are eligible to file declarations of candidacy and ending when the canvass is completed. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Election officer: means :
    (a) the lieutenant governor, for all statewide ballots and elections;
    (b) the county clerk for:
    (i) a county ballot and election; and
    (ii) a ballot and election as a provider election officer as provided in Section 20A-5-400. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Electric motor vehicle: means a motor vehicle that is powered solely by an electric motor drawing current from a rechargeable energy storage system. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Eligibility period: means :
    (a) the period that:
    (i) begins the date construction of a qualified hotel begins; and
    (ii) ends:
    (A) for purposes of the state portion, 20 years after the date of initial occupancy of that qualified hotel; or
    (B) for purposes of the local portion and incremental property tax revenue, 25 years after the date of initial occupancy of that hotel; or
    (b) as provided in an agreement between the office and a qualified hotel owner or host local government, a period that:
    (i) begins no earlier than the date construction of a qualified hotel begins; and
    (ii) is shorter than the period described in Subsection (10)(a). See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Eligible applicant: means :
    (a) a telecommunications provider or an Internet service provider;
    (b) a local government entity and one or more private entities, collectively, who are parties to a public-private partnership established for the purpose of expanding affordable broadband access in the state; or
    (c) a tribal government. See Utah Code 63N-17-102
  • Eligible employment: means an occupation, or combined occupations, that:
    (a) consist of at least 130 hours in a 30-day period; and
    (b) are verified via paystubs, employment letters, contracts, or other reliable methods, as determined by the department. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Eligible small business: means a business that at the time of an initial growth investment in the business by a rural investment company:
    (a) has fewer than 150 employees;
    (b) has less than $10,000,000 in net income for the preceding taxable year;
    (c) maintains the business's principal business operations in the state; and
    (d) is engaged in an industry related to:
    (i) aerospace;
    (ii) defense;
    (iii) energy and natural resources;
    (iv) financial services;
    (v) life sciences;
    (vi) outdoor products;
    (vii) software development;
    (viii) information technology;
    (ix) manufacturing; or
    (x) agribusiness. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • Emergency: means any riot, disturbance, homicide, inmate violence occurring in any correctional facility, or any situation that presents immediate danger to the safety, security, and control of the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Endorsement letter: means a letter:
    (a) from the county in which a qualified hotel is located or is proposed to be located;
    (b) signed by the county executive; and
    (c) expressing the county's endorsement of a developer of a qualified hotel as meeting all the county's criteria for receiving the county's endorsement. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Enhanced development: means the construction of mixed uses including housing, commercial uses, and related facilities. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Enhanced development costs: means extra costs associated with structured parking costs, vertical construction costs, horizontal construction costs, life safety costs, structural costs, conveyor or elevator costs, and other costs incurred due to the increased height of buildings or enhanced development. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Enterprise zone: means an area within a county or municipality that has been designated as an enterprise zone by the office under Part 2, Enterprise Zone Act. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Entity: means a county, city, nonprofit organization, or institution of higher education. See Utah Code 63N-4-502
  • 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
  • Essential parts: means the integral and body parts of a vehicle of a type required to be registered in this state, the removal, alteration, or substitution of which would tend to conceal the identity of the vehicle or substantially alter the vehicle's appearance, model, type, or mode of operation. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Estate: means a nonresident estate or a resident estate that has state taxable income under Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 2, Trusts and Estates. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • Estate: means a resident estate or a nonresident estate. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Event data: means records of one or more of the following categories of information regarding a motor vehicle that are captured by an event data recorder:
    (i) whether the vehicle's air bag deployed;
    (ii) vehicle speed;
    (iii) vehicle steering performance;
    (iv) vehicle brake performance or use; or
    (v) vehicle seatbelt status or use. See Utah Code 41-1a-1502
  • 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.
  • Evidence-based: means a supervision policy, procedure, program, or practice demonstrated by scientific research to reduce recidivism of individuals on parole or felony probation. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Evidence-based: means a program or practice that has had multiple randomized control studies or a meta-analysis demonstrating that the program or practice is effective for a specific population or has been rated as effective by a standardized program evaluation tool. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Evidence-informed: means a program or practice that is based on research and the experience and expertise of the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Excess return: means the difference between:
    (i) the present value of all growth investments made by a rural investment company on the day the rural investment company applies to exit the program under Section 63N-4-309, including the present value of all distributions and gains from the growth investments; and
    (ii) the sum of the amount of the original growth investment and an amount equal to any projected increase in the equity holder's federal or state tax liability, including penalties and interest, related to the equity holder's ownership, management, or operation of the rural investment company. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the office. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the Governor's Office of Economic Opportunity. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Expenditure: means any of the following made by a reporting entity or an agent of a reporting entity on behalf of the reporting entity:
    (i) any disbursement from contributions, receipts, or from the separate bank account required by this chapter;
    (ii) a purchase, payment, donation, distribution, loan, advance, deposit, gift of money, or anything of value made for political purposes;
    (iii) an express, legally enforceable contract, promise, or agreement to make any purchase, payment, donation, distribution, loan, advance, deposit, gift of money, or anything of value for political purposes;
    (iv) compensation paid by a filing entity for personal services rendered by a person without charge to a reporting entity;
    (v) a transfer of funds between the filing entity and a candidate's personal campaign committee;
    (vi) goods or services provided by the filing entity to or for the benefit of another reporting entity for political purposes at less than fair market value; or
    (vii) an independent expenditure, as defined in Section 20A-11-1702. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Expenditure: means :
    (i) any disbursement from contributions or from the separate bank account required by this chapter;
    (ii) a purchase, payment, donation, distribution, loan, advance, deposit, gift of money, or anything of value made for political purposes;
    (iii) an express, legally enforceable contract, promise, or agreement to make any purchase, payment, donation, distribution, loan, advance, deposit, gift of money, or anything of value for political purposes;
    (iv) compensation paid by a corporation or reporting entity for personal services rendered by a person without charge to the judge or the judge's personal campaign committee;
    (v) a transfer of funds between the judge's personal campaign committee and another judge's personal campaign committee; or
    (vi) goods or services provided by the judge's personal campaign committee to or for the benefit of another judge for political purposes at less than fair market value. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Facilitator: means :
    (a) the office, if the office chooses to perform itself the functions and responsibilities described in Section 63N-13-304; or
    (b) a person engaged by the office to perform the functions and responsibilities described in Section 63N-13-304, if the office chooses to have those functions and responsibilities performed by a person other than the office. See Utah Code 63N-13-302
  • Facility: means a private correctional facility established or operated under a contract with the department. See Utah Code 64-13d-102
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Farm truck: means a truck used by the owner or operator of a farm solely for the owner's or operator's own use in the transportation of:
    (i) farm products, including livestock and its products, poultry and its products, floricultural and horticultural products;
    (ii) farm supplies, including tile, fence, and any other thing or commodity used in agricultural, floricultural, horticultural, livestock, and poultry production; and
    (iii) livestock, poultry, and other animals and things used for breeding, feeding, or other purposes connected with the operation of a farm. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Federally licensed rural business investment company: means a person licensed as a rural business investment company under 7 U. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Federally licensed small business investment company: means a person licensed as a small business investment company under 15 U. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • fifth wheel trailer: means a portable vehicle without motive power, designed as a temporary dwelling for travel, recreational, or vacation use that does not require a special highway movement permit when drawn by a self-propelled motor vehicle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Financial product or service: means :
    (a) a financial product or financial service that requires state licensure or registration; or
    (b) a financial product, financial service, or banking business that includes a business model, delivery mechanism, offering of deposit accounts, or element that may require a license or other authorization to act as a financial institution, enterprise, or other entity that is regulated by Title 7, Financial Institutions Act, or other related provisions. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • 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.
  • Fleet: means one or more commercial vehicles. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Foreign labor: means one or more individuals from a nation other than the United States who are eligible to participate in visa programs established by the federal government to work in the state. See Utah Code 63N-18-102
  • Foreign vehicle: means a vehicle of a type required to be registered, brought into this state from another state, territory, or country other than in the ordinary course of business by or through a manufacturer or dealer, and not registered in this state. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Fraudulent claim: means a filed reparations based on material misrepresentation of fact and intended to deceive the reparations staff for the purpose of obtaining reparation funds for which the claimant is not eligible. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Full-time employee: means an employment position that is filled by an employee who works at least 30 hours per week and:
    (a) may include an employment position filled by more than one employee, if each employee who works less than 30 hours per week is provided benefits comparable to a full-time employee; and
    (b) may not include an employment position that is shifted from one jurisdiction in the state to another jurisdiction in the state. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Full-time employee: means an employee that throughout the year works at least 30 hours per week or meets the customary practices accepted by that industry as full time. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Fund: means the Rural Opportunity Fund created in Section 63N-4-805. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Fund: means the Crime Victim Reparations Fund created in Section 63M-7-526. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • fund: means the Transient Room Tax Fund created by Section 63N-3-403. See Utah Code 63N-3-402
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • GO Utah board: means the Board of Economic Opportunity created in Section 63N-1a-401. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • GO Utah office: means the Governor's Office of Economic Opportunity. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Government entity: means :
    (a) the state or any department, division, agency, or other instrumentality of the state; or
    (b) a political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 63N-13-302
  • Grant: means a grant awarded as part of the Rural Employment Expansion Grant Program created in Section 63N-4-403. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Grant: means a grant awarded as part of the Rural Coworking and Innovation Center Grant Program created in Section 63N-4-503. See Utah Code 63N-4-502
  • Grant: means a grant awarded as part of the pilot program. See Utah Code 63N-3-901
  • Grant: means a grant awarded as part of the Economic Assistance Grant Program created in Section 63N-3-1002. See Utah Code 63N-3-1001
  • Grant: means a grant awarded under Section 63N-3-1102. See Utah Code 63N-3-1101
  • Grant program: means the Rural Employment Expansion Grant Program created in Section 63N-4-403. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Grant program: means the Rural Coworking and Innovation Center Grant Program created in Section 63N-4-503. See Utah Code 63N-4-502
  • Grant program: means the Economic Assistance Grant Program created in Section 63N-3-1002. See Utah Code 63N-3-1001
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Gross laden weight: means the actual weight of a vehicle or combination of vehicles, equipped for operation, to which shall be added the maximum load to be carried. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Growth investment: means any capital or equity investment in an eligible small business or any loan made from the investment authority to an eligible small business with a stated maturity at least one year after the date of issuance. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • High paying job: means a newly created full-time employee position where the aggregate average annual gross wage of the employment position, not including health care or other paid or unpaid benefits, is:
    (a) at least 110% of the average wage of the county in which the employment position exists; or
    (b) for an employment position related to a project described in Chapter 2, Part 1, Economic Development Tax Increment Financing, and that is located within the boundary of a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class, or located within a municipality in a county of the second class and where the municipality has a population of 10,000 or less:
    (i) at least 100% of the average wage of the county in which the employment position exists; or
    (ii) an amount determined by rule made by the office in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act, if the office determines the project is in a county experiencing economic distress. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • High wage: means a wage that is at least 100% of the county average wage. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Highway: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Horizontal construction costs: means the additional costs associated with earthwork, over excavation, utility work, transportation infrastructure, and landscaping to achieve enhanced development in the housing and transit reinvestment zone. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Host agency: means the community reinvestment agency of the host local government. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Host local government: means :
    (a) a county that enters into an agreement with the office for the construction of a qualified hotel within the unincorporated area of the county; or
    (b) a city or town that enters into an agreement with the office for the construction of a qualified hotel within the boundary of the city or town. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Hotel property: means a qualified hotel and any property that is included in the same development as the qualified hotel, including convention, exhibit, and meeting space, retail shops, restaurants, parking, and other ancillary facilities and amenities. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Housing and transit reinvestment zone: means a housing and transit reinvestment zone created pursuant to this part. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Housing and transit reinvestment zone committee: means a housing and transit reinvestment zone committee created pursuant to Section 63N-3-605. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Hybrid electric motor vehicle: means a motor vehicle that draws propulsion energy from onboard sources of stored energy that are both:
    (a) an internal combustion engine or heat engine using consumable fuel; and
    (b) a rechargeable energy storage system where energy for the storage system comes solely from sources onboard the vehicle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Identification number: includes a vehicle identification number, state assigned identification number, hull identification number, and motor serial number. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Implement of husbandry: means a vehicle designed or adapted and used exclusively for an agricultural operation and only incidentally operated or moved upon the highways. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Incentive fund: means the Convention Incentive Fund created in Section 63N-2-503. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Incremental job: includes a full-time employment position where the employee is hired:
    (i) directly by a business entity; or
    (ii) by a professional employer organization, as defined in Section 31A-40-102, on behalf of a business entity. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Incremental property tax revenue: means the amount of property tax revenue generated from hotel property that equals the difference between:
    (a) the amount of property tax revenue generated in any tax year by all taxing entities from hotel property, using the current assessed value of the hotel property; and
    (b) the amount of property tax revenue that would be generated that tax year by all taxing entities from hotel property, using the hotel property's base taxable value. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • 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
  • Independent expenditure: includes :
    (i) the cost of creating and disseminating material for a public communication, including design and production costs; and
    (ii) a contract or other promise to make an expenditure described in Subsection (2)(a) or (2)(b)(i). See Utah Code 20A-11-1702
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Individual: means a natural person. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Individual: means a natural person. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • industrial facility: means any land, structure, building, plant, mine, road, installation, excavation, machinery, equipment, or device, or any addition to, reconstruction, replacement, or improvement of, land or an existing structure, building, plant, mine, road, installation, excavation, machinery, or device reasonably used, erected, constructed, acquired, or installed by any person, if a substantial purpose of or result of the use, erection, construction, acquisition, rental, lease, or installation is related to industrial development or the development or utilization of the natural resources in this state. See Utah Code 63M-5-103
  • Inmate: means any man or woman who is under the jurisdiction of the department and who is assigned to the Utah state prison or to a county jail. See Utah Code 64-9b-2
  • Inmate: means an individual who is:
    (a) committed to the custody of the department; and
    (b) housed at a correctional facility or at a county jail at the request of the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Innovation: means the use or incorporation of a new or existing idea, a new or emerging technology, or a new use of existing technology, including blockchain technology, to address a problem, provide a benefit, or otherwise offer a product, production method, or service. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Insurance product or service: means an insurance product or insurance service that requires state licensure, registration, or other authorization as regulated by Title 31A, Insurance Code, including an insurance product or insurance service that includes a business model, delivery mechanism, or element that requires a license, registration, or other authorization to do an insurance business, act as an insurance producer or consultant, or engage in insurance adjusting as regulated by Title 31A, Insurance Code. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Interim report: means a report identifying the contributions received and expenditures made since the last report. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Interpersonal violence: includes any attempt, conspiracy, or solicitation of an act described in Subsection (19)(a). See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Investment authority: means the minimum amount of investment a rural investment company must make in eligible small businesses in order for credit-eligible contributions to the rural investment company to qualify for a rural job creation tax credit under Section 59-7-621 or 59-10-1038. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Jail daily incarceration costs: means the following daily costs incurred by a county jail for housing a state probationary inmate on behalf of the department:
    (a) executive overhead;
    (b) administrative overhead;
    (c) transportation overhead;
    (d) division overhead; and
    (e) motor pool expenses. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Joint resolution: A legislative measure which requires the approval of both chambers.
  • Judicial office: means the office filled by any judicial officer. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Jurisdiction: means a state, district, province, political subdivision, territory, or possession of the United States or any foreign country. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Land: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Large public transit district: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17B-2a-802. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Law enforcement officer: means the same as that term is defined in Section 53-13-103. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Law of the river: means the compacts, federal laws, treaties, court decisions and decrees, contracts, and regulatory guidelines that underlie and authorize the management and operation of the Colorado River. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • 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
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Legal tender: coins, dollar bills, or other currency issued by a government as official money. Source: U.S. Mint
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • 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.
  • Lienholder: means a person with a security interest in particular property. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Life science establishment: means the same as that term is defined in Section 59-10-1025. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Light rail: means a passenger rail public transit system with right-of-way and fixed rails:
    (a) dedicated to exclusive use by light-rail public transit vehicles;
    (b) that may cross streets at grade; and
    (c) that may share parts of surface streets. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Loan-out corporation: means a corporation owned by one or more artists that provides services of the artists to a third party production company. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Local government entity: means a county, city, town, or metro township. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Local portion: means the portion of new tax revenue that is generated by local taxes. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Local taxes: means a tax imposed under:
    (a) Section 59-12-204;
    (b) Section 59-12-301;
    (c) Sections 59-12-352 and 59-12-353;
    (d) Subsection 59-12-603(1)(a); or
    (e) Section 59-12-1102. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Major developer: means any developer whose proposed new or additional natural resource facility or industrial facility is projected:
    (a) To employ more than 500 people; or
    (b) To cause the population of an affected unit of local government to increase by more than 5%, the increase to include the primary work force of the facility and their dependents and the work force and dependents attributable to commercial and public service employment created by the presence of the facility. See Utah Code 63M-5-103
  • Managing director: means the managing director of the Utah Office of Tourism. See Utah Code 63N-7-101
  • Manufactured home: means a transportable factory built housing unit constructed on or after June 15, 1976, according to the Federal Home Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974 (HUD Code), in one or more sections, which, in the traveling mode, is eight body feet or more in width or 40 body feet or more in length, or when erected on site, is 400 or more square feet, and which is built on a permanent chassis and designed to be used as a dwelling with or without a permanent foundation when connected to the required utilities, and includes the plumbing, heating, air-conditioning, and electrical systems. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Manufacturer: means a person engaged in the business of constructing, manufacturing, assembling, producing, or importing new or unused vehicles, vessels, or outboard motors for the purpose of sale or trade. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Marginal cost of incarceration: means the total costs of incarceration, per inmate, that fluctuate based on inmate population. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Metropolitan planning organization: means the same as that term is defined in Section 72-1-208. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Military vehicle: means a vehicle of any size or weight that was manufactured for use by armed forces and that is maintained in a condition that represents the vehicle's military design and markings regardless of current ownership or use. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Mining company: means an entity whose primary business is the exploration for or extraction of minerals from the earth. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Mining services company: means an entity whose primary business is providing support services for a mining company, including drilling or geological modeling. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Misconduct: means conduct by the victim that was attributable to the injury or death of the victim as provided by rules made by the board in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Mobile home: means a transportable factory built housing unit built prior to June 15, 1976, in accordance with a state mobile home code which existed prior to the Federal Manufactured Housing and Safety Standards Act (HUD Code). See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • Motion picture company: means a company engaged in the production of:
    (a) motion pictures;
    (b) television series; or
    (c) made-for-television movies. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Motion picture incentive: means either a cash rebate from the Motion Picture Incentive Account or a refundable tax credit under Section 59-7-614. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Motor fuel: means the same as that term is defined in Section 59-13-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Motor vehicle: means a self-propelled vehicle intended primarily for use and operation on the highways. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Motorcycle: means :
    (a) a motor vehicle having a saddle for the use of the rider and designed to travel on not more than three wheels in contact with the ground; or
    (b) an autocycle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Municipal applicant: means the governing authority of a city or town that meets the requirements for designation as an enterprise zone under Section 63N-2-204. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • Municipality: means a city, town, or metro township. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • Municipality: means a city, town, or metro township. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Municipality: means the same as that term is defined in Section 10-1-104. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Natural gas: means a fuel of which the primary constituent is methane. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • New annual jobs: means the difference between:
    (i) 
    (A) the monthly average of full-time employees that are paid a high wage at an eligible small business for the preceding calendar year; or
    (B) if the preceding calendar year contains the initial growth investment, the monthly average of full-time employees that are paid a high wage at an eligible small business for the months including and after the initial growth investment and before the end of the preceding calendar year; and
    (ii) the number of full-time employees that are paid a high wage at the eligible small business on the date of the initial growth investment. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • New commercial project: means an economic development opportunity that:
    (a) involves a targeted industry;
    (b) is located within:
    (i) a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class; or
    (ii) a municipality that has a population of 10,000 or less and the municipality is located within a county of the second class; or
    (c) involves an economic development opportunity that the commission determines to be eligible for a tax credit under this part. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • New state revenue: means the state revenue collected from a business entity or a business entity's employees during a calendar year minus the baseline state revenue calculation. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • New state revenues: means :
    (a) incremental new state sales and use tax revenues generated as a result of a digital media project that a digital media company pays under Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act;
    (b) incremental new state tax revenues that a digital media company pays as a result of a digital media project under:
    (i) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes;
    (ii) Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 1, Determination and Reporting of Tax Liability and Information;
    (iii) Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 2, Trusts and Estates;
    (iv) Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 4, Withholding of Tax; or
    (v) a combination of Subsections (7)(b)(i), (ii), (iii), and (iv);
    (c) incremental new state revenues generated as individual income taxes under Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 1, Determination and Reporting of Tax Liability and Information, paid by employees of the new digital media project as evidenced by payroll records from the digital media company; or
    (d) a combination of Subsections (7)(a), (b), and (c). See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • New tax revenue: means construction revenue, offsite revenue, and onsite revenue. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • 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.
  • Noneconomic detriment: means pain, suffering, inconvenience, physical impairment, and other nonpecuniary damage, except as provided in this part. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Nongovernment organization victim advocate: means the same as that term is defined in Section 77-38-403. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Nonresident: means a person who is not a resident of this state as defined by Section 41-1a-202, and who does not engage in intrastate business within this state and does not operate in that business any motor vehicle, trailer, or semitrailer within this state. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Northern zone: means , except as provided in Subsection (8)(b), Box Elder, Cache, Morgan, Rich, Summit, and Wasatch counties. See Utah Code 64-13f-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.
  • Odometer: means a device for measuring and recording the actual distance a vehicle travels while in operation, but does not include any auxiliary odometer designed to be periodically reset. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Off-highway vehicle: means the same as that term is defined in Section 41-22-2. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Offender: means the same as that term is defined in Section 64-13-1. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Offender: means an individual who has violated Title 76, Utah Criminal Code, through criminally injurious conduct regardless of whether the individual is arrested, prosecuted, or convicted. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Offender: means an individual who has been convicted of a crime for which the individual may be committed to the custody of the department and is at least one of the following:
    (a) committed to the custody of the department;
    (b) on probation; or
    (c) on parole. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Offense: means a violation of Title 76, Utah Criminal Code. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Offering: means a product, production method, or service, including a financial product or service or an insurance product or service, that includes an innovation. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Office: means the Governor's Office of Planning and Budget. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Office: means the director, the reparations and assistance officers, and any other staff employed for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of this part. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Officeholder: means a person who holds a public office. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Offsite revenue: means revenue generated from state taxes and local taxes imposed on transactions by a third-party seller occurring other than on hotel property during the eligibility period, if:
    (a) the transaction is subject to a tax under Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act; and
    (b) the third-party seller voluntarily consents to the disclosure of information to the office, as provided in Subsection 63N-2-505(2)(b)(i)(E). See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Onsite revenue: means revenue generated from state taxes and local taxes imposed on transactions occurring on hotel property during the eligibility period. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Operate: includes testing of an automated driving system. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Outboard motor: means a detachable self-contained propulsion unit, excluding fuel supply, used to propel a vessel. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Owner: means :
    (i) a person having all the incidents of ownership of a motor vehicle, including legal title to the motor vehicle;
    (ii) a person entitled to possession of a motor vehicle as the purchaser under a security agreement; or
    (iii) a person entitled to possession of a motor vehicle as a lessee under a written lease agreement if the lease agreement is intended to last for more than three months at its inception. See Utah Code 41-1a-1502
  • Owner: means a person, other than a lienholder, holding title to a vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor whether or not the vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor is subject to a security interest. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Park model recreational vehicle: means a unit that:
    (a) is designed and marketed as temporary living quarters for recreational, camping, travel, or seasonal use;
    (b) is not permanently affixed to real property for use as a permanent dwelling;
    (c) requires a special highway movement permit for transit; and
    (d) is built on a single chassis mounted on wheels with a gross trailer area not exceeding 400 square feet in the setup mode. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Parole employment rate: means the percentage of individuals on parole who held eligible employment for at least nine months in a one-year period, if at least a portion of the nine-months was during the preceding fiscal year. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Participant: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17C-1-102. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Participation agreement: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17C-1-102, except that the agency may not provide and the person may not receive a direct subsidy. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • 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.
  • Payroll company: means a business entity that handles the payroll and becomes the employer of record for the staff, cast, and crew of a motion picture production. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Perpetrator: means the individual who actually participated in the criminally injurious conduct. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Person: means both natural and legal persons, including individuals, business organizations, personal campaign committees, party committees, political action committees, political issues committees, and labor organizations, as defined in Section 20A-11-1501. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Person: includes any individual, firm, co-partnership, joint venture, corporation, estate, trust, business trust, syndicate, or any group or combination acting as a unit. See Utah Code 63M-5-103
  • Personal campaign committee: means the committee appointed by a candidate to act for the candidate as provided in this chapter. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Personal campaign committee: means the committee appointed by a judge to act for the judge as provided in this chapter. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Personalized license plate: means a license plate that has displayed on it a combination of letters, numbers, or both as requested by the owner of the vehicle and assigned to the vehicle by the division. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Phase one investment authority: means investment authority the office grants a rural investment company based on an application submitted under Subsection 63N-4-303(1)(b)(i). See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Phase two investment authority: means investment authority the office grants a rural investment company based on an application submitted under Subsection 63N-4-303(1)(b)(ii). See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Pilot program: means the Strategic Innovation Grant Pilot Program created in Section 63N-3-902. See Utah Code 63N-3-901
  • 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.
  • Plea agreement: An arrangement between the prosecutor, the defense attorney, and the defendant in which the defendant agrees to plead guilty in exchange for special considerations. Source:
  • Plug-in hybrid electric motor vehicle: means a hybrid electric motor vehicle that has the capability to charge the battery or batteries used for vehicle propulsion from an off-vehicle electric source, such that the off-vehicle source cannot be connected to the vehicle while the vehicle is in motion. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Pneumatic tire: means a tire in which compressed air is designed to support the load. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Political action committee: includes groups affiliated with a registered political party but not authorized or organized by the governing board of the registered political party that receive contributions or makes expenditures for political purposes. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Political issues committee: means an entity, or any group of individuals or entities within or outside this state, a major purpose of which is to:
    (i) solicit or receive donations from any other person, group, or entity to assist in placing a ballot proposition on the ballot, assist in keeping a ballot proposition off the ballot, or to advocate that a voter refrain from voting or vote for or vote against any ballot proposition;
    (ii) make expenditures to expressly advocate for any person to sign or refuse to sign a ballot proposition or incorporation petition or refrain from voting, vote for, or vote against any proposed ballot proposition or an incorporation in an incorporation election; or
    (iii) make expenditures to assist in qualifying or placing a ballot proposition on the ballot or to assist in keeping a ballot proposition off the ballot. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Political party: means an organization of registered voters that has qualified to participate in an election by meeting the requirements of Chapter 8, Political Party Formation and Procedures. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Political purposes: means an act done with the intent or in a way to influence or tend to influence, directly or indirectly, any person to refrain from voting or to vote for or against any:
    (a) candidate or a person seeking a municipal or county office at any caucus, political convention, or election; or
    (b) judge standing for retention at any election. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Political purposes: means an act done with the intent or in a way to influence or tend to influence, directly or indirectly, any person to refrain from voting or to vote for or against any judge standing for retention at any election. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Preceding year: means a period of 12 consecutive months fixed by the division that is within 16 months immediately preceding the commencement of the registration or license year in which proportional registration is sought. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • 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.
  • Principal business operations: means the location where at least 60% of a business's employees work or where employees that are paid at least 60% of a business's payroll work. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Probation employment rate: means the percentage of individuals on felony probation who held eligible employment for at least nine months in a one-year period, if at least a portion of the nine-months was during the preceding fiscal year. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Product: means a commercially distributed good that is:
    (a) tangible personal property;
    (b) the result of a production process; and
    (c) passed through the distribution channel before consumption. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Production: means the method or process of creating or obtaining a good, which may include assembling, breeding, capturing, collecting, extracting, fabricating, farming, fishing, gathering, growing, harvesting, hunting, manufacturing, mining, processing, raising, or trapping a good. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Program: means the provisions of this part applicable to a rural investment company. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Program: means the Adult Probation and Parole Employment Incentive Program, created in Section 64-13g-102. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • program: means the Rural Opportunity Program created in Section 63N-4-802. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Program: means the Manufacturing Modernization Grant Program created in Section 63N-3-1102. See Utah Code 63N-3-1101
  • program: means the Rural Development Program created in Section 63N-4-102. See Utah Code 63N-4-101
  • 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 communication: means a communication by:
    (i) broadcast, cable, satellite communication, newspaper, magazine, outdoor advertising facility, mass mailing, or telephone bank; or
    (ii) another medium used for political advertising to the general public. See Utah Code 20A-11-1702
  • Public garage: means a building or other place where vehicles or vessels are kept and stored and where a charge is made for the storage and keeping of vehicles and vessels. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Public transit county: means a county that has created a small public transit district. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Public transit hub: means a public transit depot or station where four or more routes serving separate parts of the county-created transit district stop to transfer riders between routes. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Public-private partnership: means an arrangement or agreement between a government entity and one or more private persons to fund and provide for a public need through the development or operation of a public project in which the private person or persons share with the government entity the responsibility or risk of developing, owning, maintaining, financing, or operating the project. See Utah Code 63N-13-302
  • Qualified hotel: means a full-service hotel development constructed in the state on or after July 1, 2014 that:
    (a) requires a significant capital investment;
    (b) includes at least 85 square feet of convention, exhibit, and meeting space per guest room; and
    (c) is located within 1,000 feet of a convention center that contains at least 500,000 square feet of convention, exhibit, and meeting space. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Qualified hotel owner: means a person who owns a qualified hotel. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Qualified project: means a project to build or improve one or more qualified assets for a rural community, including:
    (a) telecom and high-speed Internet infrastructure;
    (b) power and energy infrastructure;
    (c) water and sewerage infrastructure;
    (d) healthcare infrastructure; or
    (e) other infrastructure as defined by rule made by the office in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • real property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Receipt of surrender of ownership documents: means the receipt of surrender of ownership documents described in Section 41-1a-503. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Receipts: means contributions and public service assistance. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Reconstructed vehicle: means a vehicle of a type required to be registered in this state that is materially altered from its original construction by the removal, addition, or substitution of essential parts, new or used. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Recreational vehicle: means the same as that term is defined in Section 13-14-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Refundable tax credit: means a tax credit that a claimant, estate, or trust may claim:
    (a) as provided by statute; and
    (b) regardless of whether, for the taxable year for which the claimant, estate, or trust claims the tax credit, the claimant, estate, or trust has a tax liability under:
    (i) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes; or
    (ii) Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Refundable tax credit: means a refundable motion picture tax credit authorized under Section 63N-8-103 and claimed under Section 59-7-614. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Region: means one of the geographic regions into which the Department of Corrections has divided the state for purposes of supervising adult probation and parole. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Registration: means a document issued by a jurisdiction that allows operation of a vehicle or vessel on the highways or waters of this state for the time period for which the registration is valid and that is evidence of compliance with the registration requirements of the jurisdiction. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Registration year: means a 12 consecutive month period commencing with the completion of the applicable registration criteria. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Regular general election: means the election held throughout the state on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of each even-numbered year for the purposes established in Section 20A-1-201. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Regulatory relief office: means the Utah Office of Regulatory Relief created in Section 63N-16-103. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Regulatory sandbox: means the General Regulatory Sandbox Program created in Section 63N-16-201, which allows a person to temporarily demonstrate an offering under a waiver or suspension of one or more state laws or regulations. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Remote work opportunity: means a new commercial project that:
    (a) does not require a physical office in the state where employees associated with the new commercial project are required to work; and
    (b) requires employees associated with the new commercial project to:
    (i) work remotely from a location within the state; and
    (ii) maintain residency in the state. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Repair or replacement: means the restoration of vehicles, vessels, or outboard motors to a sound working condition by substituting any inoperative part of the vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor, or by correcting the inoperative part. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Reparations award: means money or other benefits provided to a claimant or to another on behalf of a claimant after the day on which a reparations claim is approved by the office. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Reparations claim: means a claimant's request or application made to the office for a reparations award. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Reparations officer: includes the director when the director is acting as a reparations officer. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Replacement service loss: means expenses reasonably and necessarily incurred in obtaining ordinary and necessary services in lieu of those the injured individual would have performed, not for income but the benefit of the injured individual or the injured individual's dependents if the injured individual had not been injured. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Replica vehicle: means :
    (a) a street rod that meets the requirements under Subsection 41-21-1(3)(a)(i)(B); or
    (b) a custom vehicle that meets the requirements under Subsection 41-6a-1507(1)(a)(i)(B). See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Reporting entity: means a candidate, a candidate's personal campaign committee, a judge, a judge's personal campaign committee, an officeholder, a party committee, a political action committee, a political issues committee, a corporation, or a labor organization, as defined in Section 20A-11-1501. See Utah Code 20A-11-101
  • Reporting entity: means a judge, judge's personal campaign committee, candidate, a candidate's personal campaign committee, an officeholder, and a party committee, a political action committee, and a political issues committee. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Representative: means the victim, immediate family member, legal guardian, attorney, conservator, executor, or an heir of an individual. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • 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.
  • Restitution: means the same as that term is defined in Section 77-38b-102. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Restitution: means the same as that term is defined in Section 77-38b-102. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Restricted account: means the Employment Incentive Restricted Account created in Section 64-13g-103. See Utah Code 64-13g-101
  • Restricted account: means the Utah Capital Investment Restricted Account created in Section 63N-6-204. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Restricted account: means the Colorado River Authority Restricted Account created in Section 63M-14-501. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Restricted Account: means the restricted account known as the Industrial Assistance Account created in Section 63N-3-103. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Restricted account: means the Motion Picture Incentive Account created in Section 63N-8-103. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Review committee: means the independent review committee established under Section 63N-2-504. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Risk and needs assessment: means an actuarial tool validated on criminal offenders that determines:
    (a) an individual's risk of reoffending; and
    (b) the criminal risk factors that, when addressed, reduce the individual's risk of reoffending. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • River commissioner: means the person appointed under Section 63M-14-301. See Utah Code 63M-14-102
  • Road: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Road tractor: means a motor vehicle designed and used for drawing other vehicles and constructed so it does not carry any load either independently or any part of the weight of a vehicle or load that is drawn. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Rural community: means a rural county or rural municipality. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Rural county: means :
    (a) with respect to phase one investment authority, any county in this state except Salt Lake, Utah, Davis, Weber, Washington, Cache, Tooele, and Summit counties; or
    (b) with respect to phase two investment authority, any county in this state except Salt Lake, Utah, Davis, and Weber counties. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Rural county: means a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Rural county: means a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Rural investment company: means a person approved by the office under Section 63N-4-303. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Rural municipality: means a city, town, or metro township located within the boundaries of:
    (a) a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class; or
    (b) a county of the second class, if the municipality has a population of 10,000 or less. See Utah Code 63N-4-801
  • Sailboat: means the same as that term is defined in Section 73-18-2. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Sales and use tax base year: means a sales and use tax year determined by the first year pertaining to the tax imposed in Section 59-12-103 after the sales and use tax boundary for a housing and transit reinvestment zone is established. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Sales and use tax boundary: means a boundary created as described in Section 63N-3-604, based on state sales and use tax collection that corresponds as closely as reasonably practicable to the housing and transit reinvestment zone boundary. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Sales and use tax increment: means the difference between:
    (a) the amount of state sales and use tax revenue generated each year following the sales and use tax base year by the sales and use tax from the area within a housing and transit reinvestment zone designated in the housing and transit reinvestment zone proposal as the area from which sales and use tax increment is to be collected; and
    (b) the amount of state sales and use tax revenue that was generated from that same area during the sales and use tax base year. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Sales and use tax revenue: means revenue that is generated from the tax imposed under Section 59-12-103. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Sandbox participant: means a person whose application to participate in the regulatory sandbox is approved in accordance with the provisions of this chapter. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Secondary victim: means an individual who is traumatically affected by the criminally injurious conduct subject to rules made by the board in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Secure correctional facility: means any prison, penitentiary, or other institution operated by the department or under contract for the confinement of offenders, where force may be used to restrain an offender if the offender attempts to leave the institution without authorization. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Security interest: means an interest that is reserved or created by a security agreement to secure the payment or performance of an obligation and that is valid against third parties. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Semitrailer: means a vehicle without motive power designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and constructed so that some part of its weight and its load rests or is carried by another vehicle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Sentencing guidelines: A set of rules and principles established by the United States Sentencing Commission that trial judges use to determine the sentence for a convicted defendant. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Service: means any commercial activity, duty, or labor performed for another person. See Utah Code 63N-16-102
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Service provider: means an individual or agency who provides a service to a victim for a monetary fee, except attorneys as provided in Section 63M-7-524. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • 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.
  • Sexual assault: means any criminal conduct described in Title 76, Chapter 5, Part 4, Sexual Offenses. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Signature: includes a name, mark, or sign written with the intent to authenticate an instrument or writing. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Significant capital investment: means an investment in capital or fixed assets, which may include real property, personal property, and other fixtures related to a new commercial project that represents an expansion of existing operations in the state or that increases the business entity's existing workforce in the state. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Significant capital investment: means an amount of at least $200,000,000. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Small public transit district: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17B-2a-802. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Sovereign lands: means those lands lying below the ordinary high water mark of navigable bodies of water at the date of statehood and owned by the state by virtue of its sovereignty. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • Special group license plate: means a type of license plate designed for a particular group of people or a license plate authorized and issued by the division in accordance with Section 41-1a-418. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Special interest vehicle: means a vehicle used for general transportation purposes and that is:
    (i) 20 years or older from the current year; or
    (ii) a make or model of motor vehicle recognized by the division director as having unique interest or historic value. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Special mobile equipment: includes :
    (i) farm tractors;
    (ii) off-road motorized construction or maintenance equipment including backhoes, bulldozers, compactors, graders, loaders, road rollers, tractors, and trenchers; and
    (iii) ditch-digging apparatus. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Specially constructed vehicle: means a vehicle of a type required to be registered in this state, not originally constructed under a distinctive name, make, model, or type by a generally recognized manufacturer of vehicles, and not materially altered from its original construction. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Sports organization: means an organization that:
    (a) is exempt from federal income taxation in accordance with Section 501(c)(3), Internal Revenue Code;
    (b) maintains the organization's principal location in the state;
    (c) has a minimum of 15 years experience in the state hosting, fostering, and attracting major summer and winter sporting events statewide; and
    (d) was created to foster state, regional, national, and international sports competitions in the state, to drive the state's Olympic and sports legacy, including competitions related to Olympic sports, and to promote and encourage sports tourism throughout the state, including advertising, marketing, branding, and promoting the state for the purpose of attracting sporting events in the state. See Utah Code 63N-7-101
  • 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 impound yard: means a yard for the storage of a vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor that meets the requirements of rules made by the commission pursuant to Subsection 41-1a-1101(5). See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • State inmate: means an individual, other than a state probationary inmate or state parole inmate, who is committed to the custody of the department. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • State lands: means all lands administered by the division. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • State parole inmate: means an individual who is:
    (a) on parole, as defined in Section 77-27-1; and
    (b) housed in a county jail for a reason related to the individual's parole. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • State portion: means the portion of new tax revenue that is generated by state taxes. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • State probationary inmate: means a felony probationer sentenced to time in a county jail under Subsection 77-18-105(6). See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • State reimbursement amount: means the difference between:
    (i) 50% of the rural investment company's credit-eligible capital contributions; and
    (ii) the product of:
    (A) the total sum of new annual jobs reported to the office; and
    (B) $20,000 with respect to phase one investment authority, or $15,000 with respect to phase two investment authority. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • State revenue: means state tax liability paid by a business entity or a business entity's employees under any combination of the following provisions:
    (a) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes;
    (b) Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 1, Determination and Reporting of Tax Liability and Information;
    (c) Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 2, Trusts and Estates;
    (d) Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 4, Withholding of Tax; and
    (e) Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • State strategic goals: means the strategic goals listed in Section 63N-1a-103. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • State taxes: means a tax imposed under Subsection 59-12-103(2)(a)(i), (2)(b)(i), (2)(c)(i), or (2)(e)(i)(A). See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • State-approved production: means a production under Subsections (2) and (5) that is:
    (a) approved by the office and ratified by the GO Utah board; and
    (b) produced in the state by a motion picture company. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Statewide economic development strategy: means the economic development strategy developed by the commission in accordance with Section 63N-1a-202. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Strangulation: means any act involving the use of unlawful force or violence that:
    (a) impedes breathing or the circulation of blood; and
    (b) is likely to produce a loss of consciousness by:
    (i) applying pressure to the neck or throat of an individual; or
    (ii) obstructing the nose, mouth, or airway of an individual. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • street: means the entire width between property lines of every way or place of whatever nature when any part of it is open to the public, as a matter of right, for purposes of vehicular traffic. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Subcommittee: means the Women in the Economy Subcommittee created in Section 63N-1b-402. See Utah Code 63N-1b-401
  • Substantial bodily injury: means the same as that term is defined in Section 76-1-101. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Summary report: means the year-end report containing the summary of a reporting entity's contributions and expenditures. See Utah Code 20A-12-301
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Sustained yield: means the achievement and maintenance of high level annual or periodic output of the various renewable resources of land without impairment of the productivity of the land. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • Talent board: means the Talent, Education, and Industry Alignment Board created in Section 53B-34-102. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Talent development grant: means a grant awarded under Section 63N-3-112. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Targeted business income tax credit: means a refundable tax credit available under this part. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Targeted business income tax credit eligibility certificate: means a document provided by the office to a business applicant before the applicant may claim a targeted business income tax credit under this part. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Targeted industry: means an industry or group of industries targeted by the commission under Section 63N-1a-202, for economic development in the state. See Utah Code 63N-1a-102
  • Targeted industry: means an industry or group of industries targeted by the GO Utah board under Section 63N-3-111 for economic development in the state. See Utah Code 63N-3-1101
  • Tax commission: means the State Tax Commission created in Section 59-1-201. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Tax credit: means a rural job creation tax credit created by Section 59-7-621 or 59-10-1038. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Tax credit: means an economic development tax credit created by Section 59-7-614. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • tax credit: means a tax credit that a business entity may:
    (a) claim:
    (i) as provided by statute; and
    (ii) in an amount that does not exceed the business entity's tax liability for a taxable year under:
    (A) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes; or
    (B) Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act; and
    (b) carry forward or carry back:
    (i) if allowed by statute; and
    (ii) to the extent that the amount of the tax credit exceeds the business entity's tax liability for a taxable year under:
    (A) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes; or
    (B) Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • Tax credit: means a tax credit under Section 59-10-1025. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Tax credit applicant: means a person that applies to the office to receive a tax credit certificate under this part. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Tax credit certificate: means a certificate issued by the office that:
    (a) lists the name of the person to which the office authorizes a tax credit;
    (b) lists the person's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists the amount of tax credit that the office authorizes the person to claim for the taxable year; and
    (d) may include other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Tax credit certificate: means a certificate issued by the office that:
    (a) lists the name of the business entity to which the office authorizes a tax credit;
    (b) lists the business entity's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists the amount of tax credit that the office authorizes the business entity for the taxable year; and
    (d) may include other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Tax credit certificate: means a certificate issued by the office that:
    (a) lists the name of the tax credit certificate recipient;
    (b) lists the tax credit certificate recipient's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists the amount of the tax credit certificate recipient's tax credits authorized under this part for a taxable year; and
    (d) includes other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Tax credit certificate: means a certificate issued by the office that:
    (a) lists the name of the applicant;
    (b) lists the applicant's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists the amount of tax credit that the office awards the applicant for the taxable year; and
    (d) may include other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • Tax credit certificate recipient: means an eligible claimant, estate, or trust that receives a tax credit certificate in accordance with this part for a tax credit under Section 59-10-1025. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Tax increment: means the difference between:
    (a) the amount of property tax revenue generated each tax year by a taxing entity from the area within a housing and transit reinvestment zone designated in the housing and transit reinvestment zone proposal as the area from which tax increment is to be collected, using the current assessed value and each taxing entity's current certified tax rate as defined in Section 59-2-924; and
    (b) the amount of property tax revenue that would be generated from that same area using the base taxable value and each taxing entity's current certified tax rate as defined in Section 59-2-924. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Taxing entity: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17C-1-102. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Telephone bank: means 500 or more identical or substantially similar telephone calls within any 30-day period. See Utah Code 20A-11-1702
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Third-party seller: means a person who is a seller in a transaction:
    (a) occurring other than on hotel property;
    (b) that is:
    (i) the sale, rental, or lease of a room or of convention or exhibit space or other facilities on hotel property; or
    (ii) the sale of tangible personal property or a service that is part of a bundled transaction, as defined in Section 59-12-102, with a sale, rental, or lease described in Subsection (29)(b)(i); and
    (c) that is subject to a tax under Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Title: means the right to or ownership of a vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Total fleet miles: means the total number of miles operated in all jurisdictions during the preceding year by power units. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Tourism office: means the Utah Office of Tourism created in Section 63N-7-102. See Utah Code 63N-7-101
  • Tow truck motor carrier: means the same as that term is defined in Section 72-9-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102 v2
  • Tow truck operator: means the same as that term is defined in Section 72-9-102. See Utah Code 41-1a-102 v2
  • Town: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Trailer: means a vehicle without motive power designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and constructed so that no part of its weight rests upon the towing vehicle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Transferee: means a person to whom the ownership of property is conveyed by sale, gift, or any other means except by the creation of a security interest. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Transferor: means a person who transfers the person's ownership in property by sale, gift, or any other means except by creation of a security interest. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Treatment program: means :
    (a) an alcohol treatment program;
    (b) a substance abuse treatment program;
    (c) a sex offender treatment program; or
    (d) an alternative treatment program. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Truck tractor: means a motor vehicle designed and used primarily for drawing other vehicles and not constructed to carry a load other than a part of the weight of the vehicle and load that is drawn. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Trust: means a nonresident trust or a resident trust that has state taxable income under Title 59, Chapter 10, Part 2, Trusts and Estates. See Utah Code 63N-2-202
  • Trust: means a resident trust or a nonresident trust. See Utah Code 63N-2-302
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Underserved area: means an area of the state that is underserved in terms of the area's access to broadband service, as further defined by rule made by the broadband center. See Utah Code 63N-17-102
  • Unit of local government: means any county, municipality, school district, local district, special service district, or any other political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 63M-5-103
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Unserved area: means an area of the state that is rural and unserved in terms of the area's access to broadband service, as further defined by rule made by the broadband center. See Utah Code 63N-17-102
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • 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
  • Vacancy: means the absence of a person to serve in any position created by statute, whether that absence occurs because of death, disability, disqualification, resignation, or other cause. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Vehicle: includes a motor vehicle, trailer, semitrailer, off-highway vehicle, camper, park model recreational vehicle, manufactured home, and mobile home. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Vertical construction costs: means the additional costs associated with construction above four stories and structured parking to achieve enhanced development in the housing and transit reinvestment zone. See Utah Code 63N-3-602
  • Vessel: when used with reference to shipping, includes a steamboat, canal boat, and every structure adapted to be navigated from place to place. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Vessel: means the same as that term is defined in Section 73-18-2. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Veteran: means an individual who:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Victim: means an individual who suffers bodily or psychological injury or death as a direct result of:
    (i) criminally injurious conduct; or
    (ii) the production of pornography in violation of Section 76-5b-201 or 76-5b-201. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Victim advocate: work with prosecutors and assist the victims of a crime.
  • Victim Impact Statement: A written or spoken statement by the victim or his or her representative about the physical, emotional, and financial impact of a crime on the victim. The statement is given to the court before sentencing.
  • Vintage vehicle: means the same as that term is defined in Section 41-21-1. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Waters of this state: means the same as that term is defined in Section 73-18-2. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Website: means the Candidate and Officeholder Conflict of Interest Disclosure Website described in Section 20A-11-1602. See Utah Code 20A-11-1602
  • Weighmaster: means a person, association of persons, or corporation permitted to weigh vehicles under this chapter. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Western zone: means , except as provided in Subsection (10)(b), Beaver, Garfield, Tooele, Iron, Juab, Kane, Millard, Piute, Sanpete, Sevier, Washington, and Wayne counties. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Wildland: means an area where:
    (a) development is essentially non-existent, except for roads, railroads, powerlines, or similar transportation facilities; and
    (b) structures, if any, are widely scattered. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • Wildland fire: means a fire that consumes:
    (a) wildland; or
    (b) wildland-urban interface, as defined in Section 65A-8a-102. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • Work loss: means loss of income from work the injured victim would have performed if the injured victim had not been injured and expenses reasonably incurred by the injured victim in obtaining services in lieu of those the injured victim would have performed for income, reduced by any income from substitute work the injured victim was capable of performing but unreasonably failed to undertake. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Written agreement: means a written agreement entered into between the office and a business entity under Section 63N-2-104. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
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