Part 1 General Provisions 41-6a-101 – 41-6a-102
Part 2 Applicability and Obedience to Traffic Laws 41-6a-201 – 41-6a-217
Part 3 Traffic-Control Devices 41-6a-301 – 41-6a-311
Part 4 Accident Responsibilities 41-6a-401 – 41-6a-409
Part 5 Driving Under the Influence and Reckless Driving 41-6a-501 – 41-6a-530
Part 6 Speed Restrictions 41-6a-601 – 41-6a-609
Part 7 Driving on Right Side of Highway and Passing 41-6a-701 – 41-6a-717
Part 8 Turning and Signaling for Turns 41-6a-801 – 41-6a-804
Part 9 Right-of-Way 41-6a-901 – 41-6a-907
Part 10 Pedestrians’ Rights and Duties 41-6a-1001 – 41-6a-1011
Part 11 Bicycles and Other Vehicles, Regulation of Operation 41-6a-1101 – 41-6a-1120
Part 12 Railroad Trains, Railroad Grade Crossings, and Safety Zones 41-6a-1201 – 41-6a-1206
Part 13 School Buses and School Bus Parking Zones 41-6a-1301 – 41-6a-1310
Part 14 Stopping, Standing, and Parking 41-6a-1401 – 41-6a-1409
Part 15 Special Vehicles 41-6a-1501 – 41-6a-1510
Part 16 Vehicle Equipment 41-6a-1601 – 41-6a-1645
Part 17 Miscellaneous Rules 41-6a-1701 – 41-6a-1718
Part 18 Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Usage Act 41-6a-1801 – 41-6a-1806
Part 19 Traffic Violations by Diplomats 41-6a-1901
Part 20 Automatic License Plate Reader System Act 41-6a-2001 – 41-6a-2006

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 41 > Chapter 6a

  • Accomplice: means an individual who has engaged in criminal conduct as described in Section 76-2-202. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • ACEC: means an area of critical environmental concern as defined in 43 U. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Acquisition date: means the day on which the state received title to land. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
     
  • action: means :
    (i) proposed rules and emergency rules by a state agency that if adopted and enforced may limit the use of private property unless:
    (A) its provisions are in accordance with applicable state or federal statutes; and
    (B) the agency has adopted and implemented the guidelines required by Section 63L-3-201;
    (ii) proposed or implemented licensing or permitting conditions, requirements, or limitations to the use of private property unless:
    (A) its provisions are in accordance with applicable state or federal statutes, rules, or regulations; and
    (B) the agency has adopted and implemented the guidelines required by Section 63L-3-201;
    (iii) required dedications or exactions from owners of private property; or
    (iv) statutes and rules. See Utah Code 63L-3-102
  • 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
  • Adjudicative proceeding: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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 committee created in Subsection 63M-4-805(1). See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Advisory committee: means the Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant Advisory Committee created in Section 63N-9-204. See Utah Code 63N-9-301
  • 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 an entity that directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, controls, or is controlled by, or is under common control with, the entity specified. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • 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
  • Agency: includes :
    (A) executive branch entities;
    (B) judicial branch entities; and
    (C) the State Board of Education. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • Agency: includes executive branch entities and judicial branch entities. See Utah Code 63J-7-101
  • Agency: means a unit of accounting, typically associated with a department, division, board, council, committee, institution, office, bureau, or other similar administrative unit of state government, that includes line items and programs. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Agency: means each department, commission, board, council, agency, institution, officer, corporation, fund, division, office, committee, authority, laboratory, library, unit, bureau, panel, or other administrative unit of the state. See Utah Code 63J-2-102
  • Agreement: means an agreement described in Section 63N-2-503. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Alley: means a street or highway intended to provide access to the rear or side of lots or buildings in urban districts and not intended for through vehicular traffic. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Alternative energy: is a s defined in Section 59-12-102. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Alternative energy entity: includes a pass-through entity taxpayer, as defined in Section 59-10-1402, of a person described in Subsection (2)(a). See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Alternative energy project: means a project produced by an alternative energy entity if that project involves:
    (a) a new or expanding operation in the state; and
    (b) 
    (i) utility-scale alternative energy generation; or
    (ii) the extraction of alternative fuels. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Alternative treatment: means :
    (a) evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy; or
    (b) a certificate-based program provided by a Utah technical college, as defined in Section 53B-26-102. See Utah Code 64-13e-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.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • 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
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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 percentage: means :
    (a) 0% for the first two credit allowance dates;
    (b) 12% for the next three credit allowance dates; and
    (c) 11% for the next two credit allowance dates. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Applicant: means a person that conducts business in the state and that applies for a tax credit under this part. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Apprenticeship program: means a program that combines paid on-the-job learning with formal classroom instruction to prepare students for careers and that includes:
    (a) structured on-the-job learning for students under the supervision of a skilled employee;
    (b) classroom instruction for students related to the on-the-job learning;
    (c) ongoing student assessments using established competency and skills standards; and
    (d) the student receiving an industry-recognized credential or degree upon completion of the program. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Appropriations: includes appropriations that are contingent upon available surpluses in the General Fund and Education Fund. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assessment: means an in-depth clinical interview with a licensed mental health therapist:
    (i) used to determine if a person is in need of:
    (A) substance abuse treatment that is obtained at a substance abuse program;
    (B) an educational series; or
    (C) a combination of Subsections (1)(a)(i)(A) and (B); and
    (ii) that is approved by the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health in accordance with Section 62A-15-105. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Asset forfeiture: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Asset rating: means a representation of a residential building's energy efficiency or energy use generated by modeling under standardized weather and occupancy conditions. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Authority: means :
    (a) the Utah Inland Port Authority, created in Section 11-58-201; or
    (b) the Military Installation Development Authority, created in Section 63H-1-201. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Authority project area: means a project area of:
    (a) the Utah Inland Port Authority, created in Section 11-58-201; or
    (b) the Military Installation Development Authority, created in Section 63H-1-201. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Authorized emergency vehicle: includes :
    (a) fire department vehicles;
    (b) police vehicles;
    (c) ambulances; and
    (d) other publicly or privately owned vehicles as designated by the commissioner of the Department of Public Safety. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Autocycle: means the same as that term is defined in Section 53-3-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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.
  • Base percentage: means the population of a county or county zone as a percentage of the state population on June 30, 2023, and June 30 of every fifth subsequent year, determined using:
    (a) the most recent United States decennial or special census; or
    (b) another method used by the United States or state governments. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • 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 year real per capita appropriations: means the result obtained for the state by dividing the fiscal year 1985 actual appropriations of the state less debt money by:
    (a) the state's July 1, 1983 population; and
    (b) the fiscal year 1983 inflation index divided by 100. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • 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 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 board. See Utah Code 63N-1-102
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Best available control technology: means a pollution control method that is approved by the United States Environmental Protection Agency or the Department of Environmental Quality to control a certain pollutant type to a specified degree. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Bicycle: includes an electric assisted bicycle. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • BLM: means the United States Bureau of Land Management. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • BLM recommended wilderness: means a wilderness study area recommended for wilderness designation in the final report of the president of the United States to the United States Congress in 1993. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Board: means the board created in Section 63L-9-104. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Board: means the Employability to Careers Program Board created in Section 63J-4-702. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • Board: means the Utah Capital Investment Board. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Board: means the Crime Victim Reparations and Assistance Board created under Section 63M-7-504. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Board: means the Board of Business and Economic Development created in Section 63N-1-401. See Utah Code 63N-1-102
  • Bodily injury: means physical pain, illness, or any impairment of physical condition. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Boxing: means the sport of attack and defense using the fist, which is covered by an approved boxing glove. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Budget execution plan: means a proposal submitted by an administrative unit of state government to the Division of Finance enumerating expected revenues and authorized expenditures within line items and among programs. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Bus: means a motor vehicle:
    (i) designed for carrying more than 15 passengers and used for the transportation of persons; or
    (ii) designed and used for the transportation of persons for compensation. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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 person that enters into an agreement with the office to initiate a new commercial project in Utah that will qualify the person to receive a tax credit under Section 59-7-614. 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 incubator expense: means an expense relating to funding a program that is:
    (a) designed to provide business support services and resources to one or more business entities within a project area during the business entities' early stages of development; and
    (b) determined to be a business incubator by the board. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • business resource centers: means entities established by the Governor's Office of Economic Development in partnership with state public institutions of higher education as certified resource centers to provide private businesses with one-stop technical assistance and access to statewide resources and programs, and to identify, coordinate, track, and measure the impact of business resource programs provided by state agencies in the various regions of the state. See Utah Code 63N-3-303
  • Business team consultant: means an experienced technology executive, entrepreneur, or business person who:
    (a) is recruited by the office through a request for proposal process to work directly with a college or university in the Technology Commercialization and Innovation Program; and
    (b) works with the institution to facilitate the transition of its technology into industry by assisting the institution in developing strategies, including spin out strategies when appropriate, and go-to-market plans, and identifying and working with potential customers and partners. See Utah Code 63N-3-203
  • Calendar year: means the time period beginning on January 1 of any given year and ending on December 31 of the same year. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Cap: means the base percentage multiplied by the total number of offenders housed in community correctional centers throughout the state on June 30, 2023, and June 30 of every fifth subsequent year. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Career and technical education region: means an economic service area created in Section 35A-2-101. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Case action plan: means a document developed by the Department of Corrections that identifies the program priorities for the treatment of the offender, including the criminal risk factors as determined by a risk and needs assessment conducted by the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Case law: The law as laid down in cases that have been decided in the decisions of the courts.
  • Caucus: From the Algonquian Indian language, a caucus meant "to meet together." An informal organization of members of the legislature that exists to discuss issues of mutual concern and possibly to perform legislative research and policy planning for its members. There are regional, political or ideological, ethnic, and economic-based caucuses.
  • 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 Talent Ready Utah Center created in Section 63N-12-502. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Center on Aging: means the Center on Aging within the University of Utah. See Utah Code 63M-11-103
  • Certificate: means a contract between the board and a designated investor under which a contingent tax credit is available and issued to the designated investor. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • 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
  • Certified program: means a nursing care facility program with Medicaid certification. See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • 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.
  • Child: means an unemancipated individual who is under 18 years of age. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Child restraint device: means a child restraint device that meets standards adopted under Section 41-6a-1601. See Utah Code 41-6a-1802
  • 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 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
  • Claimant: means any of the following claiming a reparations award 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
  • Closing date: means the date on which a rural investment company has collected all of the investments described in Subsection 63N-4-303(7). See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Club fighting: means any contest of unarmed combat, whether admission is charged or not, where:
    (i) the rules of the contest are not approved by the commission;
    (ii) a licensed physician, osteopath, or physician assistant approved by the commission is not in attendance;
    (iii) a correct HIV negative test regarding each contestant has not been provided to the commission;
    (iv) the contest is not conducted in accordance with commission rules; or
    (v) the contestants are not matched by the weight standards established in accordance with Section 63N-10-316. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • CMS: means the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services within the United States Department of Health and Human Services. See Utah Code 26-18-2
  • Collateral source: means any source of benefits or advantages for economic loss otherwise reparable under this part which the victim or claimant has received, or which 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
  • 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
  • Commission: means the Federalism Commission. See Utah Code 63L-10-102
  • 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 Pete Suazo Utah Athletic Commission created by this chapter. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Commission: means the Utah State Tax Commission. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of the Department of Agriculture and Food, or the commissioner's designee. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of the Department of Public Safety. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Commitment: means a written commitment by a designated purchaser to purchase from the board certificates presented to the board for redemption by a designated investor. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Committee: means the Homeless Coordinating Committee created in Section 35A-8-601. See Utah Code 63J-1-801
  • Committee: means the Resource Development Coordinating Committee created by this chapter. See Utah Code 63J-4-102
  • Community correctional center: means a nonsecure correctional facility operated by the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Community correctional center: means the same as that term is defined in Subsection 64-13-1(2). See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Community Development Financial Institutions Fund: means the fund created in 12 U. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • 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
  • Company creating an economic impediment: means a company that discourages economic development within a reasonable radius of its location because of:
    (a) odors;
    (b) noise;
    (c) pollution;
    (d) health hazards; or
    (e) other activities similar to those described in Subsections (3)(a) through (d). See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Composting: means the controlled decay of landscape waste or sewage sludge and organic industrial waste, or a mixture of these, by the action of bacteria, fungi, molds, and other organisms. See Utah Code 63N-2-402
  • Concurrent resolution: A legislative measure, designated "S. Con. Res." and numbered consecutively upon introduction, generally employed to address the sentiments of both chambers, to deal with issues or matters affecting both houses, such as a concurrent budget resolution, or to create a temporary joint committee. Concurrent resolutions are not submitted to the President/Governor and thus do not have the force of law.
  • Conservation area: means an area that potentially has wilderness characteristics. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Constitutional taking issues: means actions involving the physical taking or exaction of private real property by a political subdivision that might require compensation to a private real property owner because of:
    (a) the Fifth or Fourteenth Amendment of the Constitution of the United States;
    (b) Article I, Section 22 of the Utah Constitution; or
    (c) any recent court rulings governing the physical taking or exaction of private real property by a government entity. See Utah Code 63L-4-102
  • 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
  • Contest: means a live match, performance, or exhibition involving two or more persons engaged in unarmed combat. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Contestant: means an individual who participates in a contest. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Contingent tax credit: means a contingent tax credit issued under this part that is available against tax liabilities imposed by Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes, or Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act, if there are insufficient funds in the redemption reserve and the board has not exercised other options for redemption under Subsection 63N-6-408(3)(b). See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • 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
  • Controlled-access highway: means a highway, street, or roadway:
    (a) designed primarily for through traffic; and
    (b) to or from which owners or occupants of abutting lands and other persons have no legal right of access, except at points as determined by the highway authority having jurisdiction over the highway, street, or roadway. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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.
  • Conviction: means any conviction arising from a separate episode of driving for a violation of:
    (i) driving under the influence under Section 41-6a-502;
    (ii) 
    (A) for an offense committed before July 1, 2008, alcohol, any drug, or a combination of both-related reckless driving under:
    (I) Section 41-6a-512; and
    (II) Section 41-6a-528; or
    (B) for an offense committed on or after July 1, 2008, impaired driving under Section 41-6a-502. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Coordinator: means the public lands policy coordinator appointed in this part. See Utah Code 63J-4-601
  • Corporation: means the Utah Capital Investment Corporation created under Section 63N-6-301. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Correctional facility: means any facility operated to house offenders, either 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
  • Council: means the Governor's Economic Development Coordinating Council created in Section 63N-1-501. See Utah Code 63N-1-102
  • 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
  • Credit allowance date: means with respect to a qualified equity investment:
    (a) the date on which the qualified equity investment is initially made; and
    (b) each of the six anniversary dates of the date described in Subsection (4)(a). See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Criminal risk factors: means a person's characteristics and behaviors that:
    (a) affect that person'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 an act of terrorism, as defined in 18 U. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Crosswalk: means :
    (a) that part of a roadway at an intersection included within the connections of the lateral lines of the sidewalks on opposite sides of the highway measured from:
    (i) 
    (A) the curbs; or
    (B) in the absence of curbs, from the edges of the traversable roadway; and
    (ii) in the absence of a sidewalk on one side of the roadway, that part of a roadway included within the extension of the lateral lines of the existing sidewalk at right angles to the centerline; or
    (b) any portion of a roadway at an intersection or elsewhere distinctly indicated for pedestrian crossing by lines or other markings on the surface. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Debt service: means the payment of debt service on a bond issued to pay a:
    (a) business rehabilitation expense relating to a project; or
    (b) public infrastructure expense relating to a project. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Debt service: means the money that is required annually to cover the repayment of interest and principal on state debt. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Dedicated credits: includes :
    (i) assessments;
    (ii) sales of goods and materials;
    (iii) sales of services;
    (iv) permits, licenses, and other fees;
    (v) fines, penalties, and forfeitures; and
    (vi) rental revenue. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Dedicated credits: means the same as that term is defined in Section 63J-1-102. See Utah Code 63J-2-102
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Department: means the Department of Health created in Section 26-1-4. See Utah Code 26-1-2
  • Department: means the Department of Public Safety. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Dependent: means a natural person to whom the victim is wholly or partially legally responsible for care or support and 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.
  • Designated commission member: means a member of the commission designated to:
    (a) attend and supervise a particular contest; and
    (b) act on the behalf of the commission at a contest venue. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Designated investor: means :
    (a) a person who makes a private investment; or
    (b) a transferee of a certificate or contingent tax credit. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Designated purchaser: means :
    (a) a person who enters into a written undertaking with the board to purchase a commitment; or
    (b) a transferee who assumes the obligations to make the purchase described in the commitment. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • 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.
  • 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 license: means a written license agreement between a company and a Utah institution of higher education related to technology developed at the institution of higher education with the intent of commercializing the technology or facilitating its transition into industry. See Utah Code 63N-3-203
  • Direct supervision: means oversight at a distance within which:
    (a) visual contact is maintained; and
    (b) advice and assistance can be given and received. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Director: means the director of the Department of Land Management or the director's designee. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Director: means the director of the outdoor recreation office. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • Director: means the director appointed by the commission. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Director: means the director of the office. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Director: means the state Medicaid director appointed under Section 26-18-2. See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • 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
  • Divided highway: means a highway divided into two or more roadways by:
    (a) an unpaved intervening space;
    (b) a physical barrier; or
    (c) a clearly indicated dividing section constructed to impede vehicular traffic. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • division: means the Division of Correctional Industries. See Utah Code 64-13a-3
  • Division: means the Division of Medicaid and Health Financing within the department, established under Section 26-18-2. See Utah Code 26-18-2
  • Division: means the Division of Forestry, Fire, and State Lands. See Utah Code 65A-1-1
  • Division of Finance: means the Division of Finance, created in Section 63A-3-101. See Utah Code 64-13e-102
  • DLM: means the Department of Land Management, created in Section 63L-9-102. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • DNR: means the Department of Natural Resources. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • 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.
  • Driving under the influence court: means a court that is approved as a driving under the influence court by the Utah Judicial Council according to standards established by the Judicial Council. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • drugs: means :
    (i) a controlled substance as defined in Section 58-37-2;
    (ii) a drug as defined in Section 58-17b-102; or
    (iii) any substance that, when knowingly, intentionally, or recklessly taken into the human body, can impair the ability of a person to safely operate a motor vehicle. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • 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 (6)(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 board. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Economically disadvantaged rural area: means a geographic area designated by the board under Section 63N-3-111. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Educational series: means an educational series obtained at a substance abuse program that is approved by the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health in accordance with Section 62A-15-105. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Electric assisted bicycle: means a bicycle with an electric motor that:
    (a) has a power output of not more than 750 watts;
    (b) has fully operable pedals on permanently affixed cranks;
    (c) is fully operable as a bicycle without the use of the electric motor; and
    (d) is one of the following:
    (i) an electric assisted bicycle equipped with a motor or electronics that:
    (A) provides assistance only when the rider is pedaling; and
    (B) ceases to provide assistance when the bicycle reaches the speed of 20 miles per hour;
    (ii) an electric assisted bicycle equipped with a motor or electronics that:
    (A) may be used exclusively to propel the bicycle; and
    (B) is not capable of providing assistance when the bicycle reaches the speed of 20 miles per hour; or
    (iii) an electric assisted bicycle equipped with a motor or electronics that:
    (A) provides assistance only when the rider is pedaling;
    (B) ceases to provide assistance when the bicycle reaches the speed of 28 miles per hour; and
    (C) is equipped with a speedometer. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Electric personal assistive mobility device: means a self-balancing device with:
    (i) two nontandem wheels in contact with the ground;
    (ii) a system capable of steering and stopping the unit under typical operating conditions;
    (iii) an electric propulsion system with average power of one horsepower or 750 watts;
    (iv) a maximum speed capacity on a paved, level surface of 12. See Utah Code 41-6a-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 county: means a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Eligible expense: means an expense:
    (a) incurred by an eligible county;
    (b) relating to a project; and
    (c) that is:
    (i) a business incubator expense;
    (ii) debt service; or
    (iii) a public infrastructure expense. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Eligible municipality: means a city of the third, fourth, or fifth class, a town, or a metro township that:
    (a) has, or is proposed to have, a homeless shelter within the city's, town's, or metro township's geographic boundaries that:
    (i) provides or is proposed to provide temporary shelter to homeless individuals;
    (ii) has or is proposed to have the capacity to provide temporary shelter to at least 200 individuals per night; and
    (iii) operates year-round and is not subject to restrictions that limit the hours, days, weeks, or months of operation; and
    (b) due to the location of a homeless shelter within the city's, town's, or metro township's geographic boundaries, needs more public safety services than the city, town, or metro township needed before the location of the homeless shelter within the city's, town's, or metro township's geographic boundaries. See Utah Code 63J-1-801
  • Eligible participant: means an individual who at the time of enrollment in an education, employability training, and workforce placement program:
    (a) is between 18 and 50 years of age;
    (b) does not have a high school diploma or the equivalent;
    (c) is enrolled in a public assistance program; and
    (d) is unemployed or underemployed. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • Eligible program provider: means an organization or group of organizations with the demonstrated capability of operating an education, employability training, and workforce placement program. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • 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
  • Elimination unarmed combat contest: means a contest where:
    (a) a number of contestants participate in a tournament;
    (b) the duration is not more than 48 hours; and
    (c) the loser of each contest is eliminated from further competition. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • 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
  • Employability skills: means technical, professional, and life skills that are necessary for success in the labor market, which may include verbal and written communication, time management, problem solving, professionalism, and teamwork. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • 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
  • Energy advisor: means the governor's energy advisor appointed under Section 63M-4-401. See Utah Code 63M-4-102
  • 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, institution of higher education, or private company. See Utah Code 63N-4-502
  • Entity: means an institution of higher education or nonprofit company. See Utah Code 63N-4-602
  • 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
  • Estate: means a nonresident estate or a resident estate. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • 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
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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 Department of Corrections. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Executive director: means the executive director of GOED. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the office. See Utah Code 63N-1-102
  • Executive director: means the chief administrative officer of the Governor's Office of Management and Budget appointed as provided in this chapter. See Utah Code 63J-4-102
  • Executor: includes "administrator" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Exhibition: means an engagement in which the participants show or display their skills without necessarily striving to win. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Expendable receipts: includes :
    (i) grants;
    (ii) state matches for federal revenues paid by a nonstate entity; and
    (iii) rebates, including pharmacy rebates, that have similar restrictions on expenditures as the original program. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Explosives: means a chemical compound or mechanical mixture commonly used or intended for the purpose of producing an explosion and that contains any oxidizing and combustive units or other ingredients in proportions, quantities, or packing so that an ignition by fire, friction, concussion, percussion, or detonator of any part of the compound or mixture may cause a sudden generation of highly heated gases, and the resultant gaseous pressures are capable of producing destructive effects on contiguous objects or of causing death or serious bodily injury. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Facilitator: means a person engaged by the office to perform the functions and responsibilities described in Section 63N-13-304. See Utah Code 63N-13-302
  • Facilitator: means a person engaged by the office to perform the functions and responsibilities described in Section 63N-13-304. See Utah Code 63N-13-302 v2
  • 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 tractor: means a motor vehicle designed and used primarily as a farm implement, for drawing plows, mowing machines, and other implements of husbandry. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Federal funds: includes federal assistance and federal assistance programs, however described. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • Federal funds reauthorization: means :
    (i) the formal submission from an agency to the federal government applying for or seeking reauthorization of federal funds which the state is currently receiving;
    (ii) the formal submission from an agency to the federal government applying for or seeking reauthorization to participate in a federal program in which the state is currently participating that will result in federal funds being transferred to an agency; or
    (iii) that period after the first year of a previously authorized and awarded grant or funding award, during which federal funds are disbursed or are scheduled to be disbursed after the first year because the term of the grant or financial award extends for more than one year. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • Federal funds request summary: includes , if available:
    (A) the letter awarding an agency a grant of federal funds or other official documentation awarding an agency a grant of federal funds; and
    (B) a document detailing federal maintenance of effort requirements. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • Federal land use designation: means one or a combination of the following congressional or federal actions included in proposed congressional land use legislation:
    (a) designation of wilderness within the National Wilderness Preservation System;
    (b) designation of a national conservation area;
    (c) designation of a watercourse within the National Wild and Scenic River System;
    (d) designation of an ACEC;
    (e) designation of a national monument in accordance with the Antiquities Act or by Congress;
    (f) designation of a national park within the National Park System;
    (g) designation of a national recreational area; or
    (h) any other designation, classification, categorization, reservation, withdrawal, or similar action that has the purpose or effect of eliminating, restricting, or reducing energy and mineral development, motorized travel, grazing, active vegetation management, or any other traditional multiple use on public land. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Federal maintenance of effort requirements: means any matching, level of effort, or earmarking requirements, as defined in Office of Management and Budget requirements, that are imposed on an agency as a condition of receiving federal funds. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • Federal New Markets Tax Credit Program: means the program created under Section 45D, Internal Revenue Code. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Federal revenues: means collections by an agency from a federal source that are deposited into an account for expenditure by the agency. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • 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
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal emergency: means an extraordinary occurrence requiring immediate expenditures and includes the settlement under Laws of Utah 1988, Fourth Special Session, Chapter 4. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Fiscal intermediary: means a nonprofit community foundation located in the state that establishes and manages charitable funds and that has the necessary experience to coordinate the funding and management of a results-based contract and related program. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • 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.
  • Fiscal year: means the time period beginning on July 1 of any given year and ending on June 30 of the subsequent year. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Flammable liquid: means a liquid that has a flashpoint of 100 degrees F. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • FLPMA: means the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Forest Service: means the United States Forest Service within the United States Department of Agriculture. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Formula: means a description of or directions for a computation in the Utah Code. See Utah Code 63I-6-102
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Fraudulent claim: means a reparations claim 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
  • Free exercise of religion: means an act or refusal to act that is substantially motivated by sincere religious belief, whether or not the act or refusal is compulsory or central to a larger system of religious belief, and includes the use, building, or conversion of real property for the purpose of religious exercise. See Utah Code 63L-5-102
  • Free revenue: includes :
    (a) collections that are required by law to be deposited in:
    (i) the General Fund;
    (ii) the Education Fund;
    (iii) the Uniform School Fund; or
    (iv) the Transportation Fund;
    (b) collections that are not otherwise designated by law;
    (c) collections that are not externally restricted; and
    (d) collections that are not included in an approved budget execution plan. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Freeway: means a controlled-access highway that is part of the interstate system as defined in Section 72-1-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Fuel standard compliance project: means a project designed to retrofit a fuel refinery in order to make the refinery capable of producing fuel that complies with the United States Environmental Protection Agency's Tier 3 gasoline sulfur standard described in 40 C. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • 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
  • 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-1-102
  • fund: means the Transient Room Tax Fund created by Section 63N-3-403. See Utah Code 63N-3-402
  • Fund: means the Crime Victim Reparations Fund created in Section 51-9-404. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • 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.
  • GOED: means the Governor's Office of Economic Development. See Utah Code 63N-4-101
  • GOED: means the Governor's Office of Economic Development. See Utah Code 63N-1-102
  • Golf cart: means a device that:
    (i) is designed for transportation by players on a golf course;
    (ii) has not less than three wheels in contact with the ground;
    (iii) has an unladen weight of less than 1,800 pounds;
    (iv) is designed to operate at low speeds; and
    (v) is designed to carry not more than six persons including the driver. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Gore area: means the area delineated by two solid white lines that is between a continuing lane of a through roadway and a lane used to enter or exit the continuing lane including similar areas between merging or splitting highways. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Government entity: means the state, a county, a municipality, a higher education institution, a local district, a special service district, any other political subdivision of the state, or any administrative subunit of any of them. See Utah Code 63L-5-102
  • 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
  • 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 v2
  • Governmental entity: is a s defined in Section 59-2-511. See Utah Code 63L-6-102
  • Grant: includes :
    (A) a reauthorization of an existing grant; and
    (B) a donation, regardless of whether it is subject to a formal grant agreement. See Utah Code 63J-7-101
  • 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 Rural Rapid Manufacturing Grant Program created in Section 63N-4-603. See Utah Code 63N-4-602
  • Grant: means the same as that term is defined in Section 63J-7-101. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Grant eligible entity: means :
    (a) the Department of Public Safety; or
    (b) a city, town, or metro township that has:
    (i) a homeless shelter within the city's, town's, or metro township's geographic boundaries that:
    (A) provides temporary shelter to homeless individuals;
    (B) has the capacity to provide temporary shelter to at least 60 individuals per night; and
    (C) operates year-round and is not subject to restrictions that limit the hours, days, weeks, or months of operation; and
    (ii) increased community, social service, or public safety service needs due to the location of a homeless shelter within the city's, town's, or metro township's geographic boundaries. See Utah Code 63J-1-801
  • 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 Rural Rapid Manufacturing Grant Program created in Section 63N-4-603. See Utah Code 63N-4-602
  • Grant program: means the Recreation Restoration Infrastructure Grant Program created in Section 63N-9-302. See Utah Code 63N-9-301
  • Grant summary: means a document detailing:
    (i) the amount of money that is being requested or is available to be received by the agency from a grant;
    (ii) the duration of the grant and provisions for its reauthorization or extension, if any;
    (iii) the name of the grantor;
    (iv) the purpose of the grant, including, in detail, any programs, resources, and positions required to be funded by the grant;
    (v) any requirements that the agency must meet as a condition to receive or participate in the grant; and
    (vi) the amount of state money, if any, that will be required in order to obtain the grant. See Utah Code 63J-7-101
  • Grantor: means the individual, group of individuals, foundation, corporation, or public or private organization making the grant. See Utah Code 63J-7-101
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Grazing permit: means a document, issued by the Department of Land Management, authorizing use of public land for the purpose of grazing domestic livestock. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Green River Energy Zone: means the lands described as follows in Subsections (8)(a) and (b), as more fully illustrated in the maps prepared by the Carbon County and Emery County GIS Departments in February 2013, each entitled "2013 Green River Energy Zone":
    (a) BLM and Forest Service lands in Carbon County that are situated in the following townships: Township 12S Range 6E, Township 12S Range 7E, Township 12S Range 8E, Township 12S Range 9E, Township 12S Range 10E, Township 12S Range 11E, Township 12S Range 12E, Township 12S Range 13E, Township 12S Range 14E, Township 12S Range 15E, Township 12S Range 16E, Township 12S Range 17E, Township 12S Range 18E, Township 13S Range 6E, Township 13S Range 8E, Township 13S Range 9E, Township 13S Range 10E, Township 13S Range 11E, Township 13S Range 12E, Township 13S Range 13E, Township 13S Range 14E, Township 13S Range 15E, Township 13S Range 16E, Township 13S Range 17E, Township 14S Range 6E, Township 14S Range 8E, Township 14S Range 9E, Township 14S Range 11E, Township 14S Range 12E, Township 14S Range 13E, Township 14S Range 14E, Township 14S Range 15E, Township 14S Range 16E, Township 14S Range 17E, Township 15S Range 7E, Township 15S Range 8E, Township 15S Range 9E, Township 15S Range 10E, Township 15S Range 11E, Township 15S Range 12E, Township 15S Range 13E, Township 15S Range 14E, Township 15S Range 15E, and Township 15S Range 16E; and
    (b) BLM and Forest Service lands in Emery County, excluding any areas that are or may be designated as wilderness, national conservation areas, or wild or scenic rivers, that are situated in the following townships and represented in the Emery County Public Land Management Act DRAFT Map prepared by Emery County and available at emerycounty. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Gross weight: means the weight of a vehicle without a load plus the weight of any load on the vehicle. See Utah Code 41-6a-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 cost infrastructure project: means a project:
    (a) 
    (i) that expands or creates new industrial, mining, manufacturing, or agriculture activity in the state, not including a retail business;
    (ii) that involves new investment of at least $50,000,000 in an existing industrial, mining, manufacturing, or agriculture entity, by the entity; or
    (iii) for the construction of a plant or other facility, including a fueling station, for the storage, production, or distribution of hydrogen fuel used for transportation, electricity generation, or industrial use;
    (b) that requires or is directly facilitated by infrastructure construction; and
    (c) for which the cost of infrastructure construction to the entity creating the project is greater than:
    (i) 10% of the total cost of the project; or
    (ii) $10,000,000. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • High quality professional learning: means the professional learning standards for teachers and principals described in Section 53G-11-303. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • High wage: means a wage that is at least 100% of the county average wage. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Highway: means the entire width between property lines of every way or place of any nature when any part of it is open to the use of the public as a matter of right for vehicular travel. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Highway: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Highway authority: means the same as that term is defined in Section 72-1-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Home: means a single-family detached or single-family attached enclosed structure created for permanent use as a residence. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Home energy assessment: means the evaluation or testing of components or systems in a residential building for the purpose of identifying options for increasing energy conservation and energy efficiency. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Home energy assessor: means a qualified person who:
    (a) conducts home energy assessments on residential buildings;
    (b) assigns residential buildings a home energy performance score; and
    (c) prepares a home energy performance report for residential buildings. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Home energy performance report: means a report prepared by a home energy assessor that identifies a residential building's home energy performance score, an explanation of the score, an estimate of the total energy used in the home, and other information required to be included in the report under Section 63M-4-804. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Home energy performance score: means a score assigned to a residential building using the home energy performance score system created by the office pursuant to Section 63M-4-804. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Home energy performance score system: means a technical and administrative framework for producing and reporting metrics that describe the energy consumption, generation, and efficiency of a building. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • 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
  • Incentive fund: means the Convention Incentive Fund created in Section 63N-2-503. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Incremental job: means a full-time employment position in the state that:
    (a) did not exist within a business entity in the state before the beginning of a project related to the business entity; and
    (b) is created in addition to the number of baseline jobs that existed within a business entity. See Utah Code 63N-1-102
  • 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 agency: means the Utah State Retirement Office and the Utah Housing Corporation. See Utah Code 63J-2-102
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Inflation index: means the change in the general price level of goods and services as measured by the Gross National Product Implicit Price Deflator of the Bureau of Economic Analysis, U. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Infrastructure: means :
    (a) an energy delivery project as defined in Section 63H-2-102;
    (b) a railroad as defined in Section 54-2-1;
    (c) a fuel standard compliance project;
    (d) a road improvement project;
    (e) a water self-supply project;
    (f) a water removal system project;
    (g) a solution-mined subsurface salt cavern; or
    (h) a project that is designed to:
    (i) increase the capacity for water delivery to a water user in the state; or
    (ii) increase the capability of an existing water delivery system or related facility to deliver water to a water user in the state. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • Infrastructure cost-burdened entity: includes a pass-through entity taxpayer, as defined in Section 59-10-1402, of a person described in Subsection (5)(a). See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • Infrastructure grant: means an outdoor recreational infrastructure grant described in Section 63N-9-202. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • Infrastructure-related revenue: means an amount of tax revenue, for an entity creating a high cost infrastructure project, in a taxable year, that is directly attributable to a high cost infrastructure project, under:
    (a) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes;
    (b) Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act; and
    (c) Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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 any person who is committed to the custody of the department and who is housed at a correctional facility or at a county jail at the request of the department. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Institution of higher education: means :
    (a) a state institution of higher education as defined in Section 53B-3-102; or
    (b) a private institution of higher education in the state accredited by a regional or national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. See Utah Code 63N-3-203
  • Institution of higher education: means the University of Utah, Utah State University, Southern Utah University, Weber State University, Snow College, Dixie State University, Utah Valley University, or Salt Lake Community College. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Intellectual disability: means a significant, subaverage general intellectual functioning that:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Intergovernmental transfer program: means an existing reimbursement program or category that is authorized by the Medicaid state plan or waiver authority for intergovernmental transfers. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • Intersection: means the area embraced within the prolongation or connection of the lateral curblines, or, if none, then the lateral boundary lines of the roadways of two or more highways that join one another. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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
  • Island: means an area between traffic lanes or at an intersection for control of vehicle movements or for pedestrian refuge designated by:
    (a) pavement markings, which may include an area designated by two solid yellow lines surrounding the perimeter of the area;
    (b) channelizing devices;
    (c) curbs;
    (d) pavement edges; or
    (e) other devices. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Item of appropriation: means an authorization of expenditure contained in legislation that appropriates funds and includes the following:
    (i) the name of the agency and line item to which authorization is granted; and
    (ii) sources of finance from which authorization is granted and associated amounts authorized. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • 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.
  • Judge: means an individual qualified by training or experience to:
    (a) rate the performance of contestants;
    (b) score a contest; and
    (c) determine with other judges whether there is a winner of the contest or whether the contestants performed equally, resulting in a draw. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Land: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Land use authorization: means an easement, lease, permit, or license to occupy, use, or traverse public land granted for a particular purpose. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Land use regulation: means any state or local law or ordinance, whether statutory or otherwise, that limits or restricts a person's use or development of land or a structure affixed to land. See Utah Code 63L-5-102
  • Lane filtering: means , when operating a motorcycle other than an autocycle, the act of overtaking and passing another vehicle that is stopped in the same direction of travel in the same lane. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Law enforcement agency: means the same as that term is as defined in Section 53-1-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Law enforcement officer: means a law enforcement officer as defined in Section 53-13-103. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Lease: means a legal contract entered into by the office and a lessor of a rural speculative industrial building before the construction of a rural speculative industrial building. See Utah Code 63N-4-702
  • 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.
  • Licensee: means :
    (a) a company that executes or is in the process of executing a direct license; or
    (b) a sublicensee of the technology from a direct license. See Utah Code 63N-3-203
  • Licensee: means an individual licensed by the commission to act as a:
    (a) contestant;
    (b) judge;
    (c) manager;
    (d) promoter;
    (e) referee;
    (f) second; or
    (g) other official established by the commission by rule. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Life science establishment: means the same as that term is defined in Section 59-10-1025. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • Limited access highway: means a highway:
    (a) that is designated specifically for through traffic; and
    (b) over, from, or to which neither owners nor occupants of abutting lands nor other persons have any right or easement, or have only a limited right or easement of access, light, air, or view. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Line item: means a unit of accounting, typically representing an administrative unit of state government within an agency, that contains one or more programs. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • 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 education agency: means a school district, a charter school, or the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Local government entity: means a county, city, town, or authority that enters into an agreement with the office to have a new commercial project that:
    (a) is initiated within:
    (i) the boundary of the county, city, or town; or
    (ii) an authority project area; and
    (b) qualifies the county, city, town, or authority to receive a tax credit under Section 59-7-614. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • Local highway authority: means the legislative, executive, or governing body of a county, municipal, or other local board or body having authority to enact laws relating to traffic under the constitution and laws of the state. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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
  • Long-term debt security: means a debt instrument issued by a qualified community development entity:
    (a) with an original maturity date of at least seven years from the date of its issuance; and
    (b) with no repayment, amortization, or prepayment features before its original maturity date. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Low-speed vehicle: means a four wheeled electric motor vehicle that:
    (i) is designed to be operated at speeds of not more than 25 miles per hour; and
    (ii) has a capacity of not more than six passengers, including a conventional driver or fallback-ready user if on board the vehicle, as those terms are defined in Section 41-26-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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
  • Major revenue types: means :
    (a) free revenue;
    (b) federal revenue;
    (c) restricted revenue;
    (d) dedicated credits; and
    (e) expendable receipts. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Manager: means an individual who represents a contestant for the purpose of:
    (a) obtaining a contest for a contestant;
    (b) negotiating terms and conditions of the contract under which the contestant will engage in a contest; or
    (c) arranging for a second for the contestant at a contest. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Master plan: means the computer science education master plan described in Section 63N-12-505. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Mathematical equation: means a symbolic expression of a formula that is created by the legislative fiscal analyst under Subsection 63I-6-103(1). See Utah Code 63I-6-102
  • Medicaid certification: means the right of a nursing care facility, as a provider of a nursing care facility program, to receive Medicaid reimbursement for a specified number of beds within the facility. See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • Medicaid program: means the state program for medical assistance for persons who are eligible under the state plan adopted pursuant to Title XIX of the federal Social Security Act. See Utah Code 26-18-2
  • Medical assistance: means services furnished or payments made to or on behalf of a member. See Utah Code 26-18-2
  • Metal tire: means a tire, the surface of which in contact with the highway is wholly or partly of metal or other hard nonresilient material. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Minerals: means all classes of inorganic material upon, within, or beneath the surface of public land, including silver, gold, copper, lead, zinc, uranium, gemstones, potash, gypsum, clay, salts, sand, rock, gravel, oil, oil shale, oil sands, gas, coal, and all carboniferous materials. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Mini-motorcycle: means a motorcycle or motor-driven cycle that has a seat or saddle that is less than 24 inches from the ground as measured on a level surface with properly inflated tires. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mobile home: means :
    (a) a trailer or semitrailer that is:
    (i) designed, constructed, and equipped as a dwelling place, living abode, or sleeping place either permanently or temporarily; and
    (ii) equipped for use as a conveyance on streets and highways; or
    (b) a trailer or a semitrailer whose chassis and exterior shell is designed and constructed for use as a mobile home, as defined in Subsection (37)(a), but that is instead used permanently or temporarily for:
    (i) the advertising, sale, display, or promotion of merchandise or services; or
    (ii) any other commercial purpose except the transportation of property for hire or the transportation of property for distribution by a private carrier. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Moped: means a motor-driven cycle having:
    (i) pedals to permit propulsion by human power; and
    (ii) a motor that:
    (A) produces not more than two brake horsepower; and
    (B) is not capable of propelling the cycle at a speed in excess of 30 miles per hour on level ground. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • 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 assisted scooter: means a self-propelled device with:
    (i) at least two wheels in contact with the ground;
    (ii) a braking system capable of stopping the unit under typical operating conditions;
    (iii) an electric motor not exceeding 2,000 watts;
    (iv) either:
    (A) handlebars and a deck design for a person to stand while operating the device; or
    (B) handlebars and a seat designed for a person to sit, straddle, or stand while operating the device;
    (v) a design for the ability to be propelled by human power alone; and
    (vi) a maximum speed of 20 miles per hour on a paved level surface. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • motor vehicle: includes :
    (A) an off-highway vehicle as defined under Section 41-22-2; and
    (B) a motorboat as defined in Section 73-18-2. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Motor vehicle: means a vehicle defined in Section 41-1a-102, except vehicles that are not equipped with safety belts by the manufacturer. See Utah Code 41-6a-1802
  • Motor vehicle: means a vehicle that is self-propelled and a vehicle that is propelled by electric power obtained from overhead trolley wires, but not operated upon rails. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Motor-driven cycle: means a motorcycle, moped, and a motorized bicycle having:
    (i) an engine with less than 150 cubic centimeters displacement; or
    (ii) a motor that produces not more than five horsepower. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Motorcycle: means :
    (a) a motor vehicle, other than a tractor, having a seat or saddle for the use of the rider and designed to travel with not more than three wheels in contact with the ground; or
    (b) an autocycle. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Multiple use: means proper stewardship of the subject lands pursuant to Section 103(c) of FLPMA, 43 U. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Multiple use: means :
    (a) the management of the public land and the public land's various resource values so resources are best utilized in the combination that will meet the present and future needs of the citizens of Utah;
    (b) making the most judicious use of land for some or all of the resources or related services over areas large enough to provide sufficient latitude for periodic adjustments in use to conform to changing needs and conditions;
    (c) a combination of balanced and diverse resource uses that take into account the long-term needs of future generations for renewable and nonrenewable resources, including recreation, hunting, fishing, trapping, range, timber, minerals, watershed, wildlife and fish, and natural scenic, scientific, and historic values; and
    (d) harmonious and coordinated management of the various resources without permanent impairment of the productivity of the land and the quality of the environment with consideration being given to the relative values of the resources. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Multitiered system of supports: means a systemic, continuous improvement framework in which data-based problem solving and decision making is practiced for supporting participants. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • 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
  • National conservation area: means an area designated by Congress and managed by the BLM. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • National Wild and Scenic River System: means the National Wild and Scenic River System established in 16 U. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Negligence: means simple negligence, the failure to exercise that degree of care that an ordinarily reasonable and prudent person exercises under like or similar circumstances. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Net proceeds: means the proceeds from the sale of public lands, after subtracting expenses incident to the sale of the public lands. See Utah Code 63L-6-102
  • 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 involves new or expanded industrial, manufacturing, distribution, or business services in Utah. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • New federal funds: means :
    (i) federal assistance or other federal funds that are available from the federal government that:
    (A) the state is not currently receiving; or
    (B) exceed the federal funds amount most recently approved by the Legislature by more than 25% for a federal grant or program in which the state is currently participating;
    (ii) a federal assistance program or other federal program in which the state is not currently participating; or
    (iii) a one-time TANF request. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • New federal funds request: means :
    (i) the formal submission from an agency to the federal government:
    (A) applying for or otherwise seeking to obtain new federal funds; or
    (B) applying for or seeking to participate in a new federal program that will result in federal funds being transferred to an agency; or
    (ii) a one-time TANF request. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • New incremental job within the state: means , with respect to an alternative energy entity, an employment position that:
    (a) did not exist within the state before:
    (i) the alternative energy entity entered into an agreement with the office in accordance with Section 63M-4-503; and
    (ii) the alternative energy project began;
    (b) is not shifted from one location in the state to another location in the state; and
    (c) is established to the satisfaction of the office, including by amounts paid or withheld by the alternative energy entity under Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • New state money: includes money expended to meet federal maintenance of effort requirements. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • New state money: means money, whether specifically appropriated by the Legislature or not, that the grantor requires Utah to expend as a condition for receiving the grant. See Utah Code 63J-7-101
  • 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-1-102
  • 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 state revenues: means an increased amount of tax revenues generated as a result of an alternative energy project by an alternative energy entity or a new incremental job within the state under the following:
    (a) Title 59, Chapter 7, Corporate Franchise and Income Taxes;
    (b) Title 59, Chapter 10, Individual Income Tax Act; and
    (c) Title 59, Chapter 12, Sales and Use Tax Act. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • New tax revenue: means construction revenue, offsite revenue, and onsite revenue. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Nonattainment area: means a part of the state where air quality is determined to exceed the National Ambient Air Quality Standards, as defined in the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1970, Pub. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Noneconomic detriment: means pain, suffering, inconvenience, physical impairment, and other nonpecuniary damage, except as provided in this part. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Northern zone: means , except as provided in Subsection (7)(b), Box Elder, Cache, Morgan, Rich, Summit, and Wasatch counties. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • Novice learner driver: means an individual who:
    (i) has applied for a Utah driver license;
    (ii) has not previously held a driver license in this state or another state; and
    (iii) has not completed the requirements for issuance of a Utah driver license. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Nursing care facility: means the following facilities licensed by the department under Chapter 21, Health Care Facility Licensing and Inspection Act:
    (i) skilled nursing facilities;
    (ii) intermediate care facilities; and
    (iii) an intermediate care facility for people with an intellectual disability. See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • Nursing care facility program: means the personnel, licenses, services, contracts and all other requirements that shall be met for a nursing care facility to be eligible for Medicaid certification under this part and division rule. See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • Oath: includes "affirmation. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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.
  • Off-highway vehicle: means the same as that term is defined under Section 41-22-2. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Offender: means any person who has been convicted of a crime for which he 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
  • Offender: means an individual who has violated the Utah Criminal Code through criminally injurious conduct regardless of whether the individual is arrested, prosecuted, or convicted. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Offense: means a violation of the Utah Criminal Code. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Office: means the Public Lands Policy Coordinating Office created in Section 63J-4-602. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Office: means the Public Lands Policy Coordinating Office established in Section 63J-4-602. See Utah Code 63L-10-102
  • Office: means the Public Lands Policy Coordinating Office created by this part. See Utah Code 63J-4-601
  • Office: means the Office of Energy Development created in Section 63M-4-401. See Utah Code 63M-4-102
  • Office: is a s defined in Section 63M-4-401. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Office: means the Office of Energy Development created in Section 63M-4-401. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • 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
  • Office: means the Governor's Office of Management and Budget created by this chapter. See Utah Code 63J-4-102
  • 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
  • OHV: means off-highway vehicle as defined in Section 41-22-2. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • 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: means the same as that term is defined in Section 41-1a-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Operator: means :
    (a) a human driver, as defined in Section 41-26-102. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Outdoor recreation office: means the Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation created in Section 63N-9-104. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • parking: means the standing of a vehicle, whether the vehicle is occupied or not. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Participating employer: means an employer that:
    (a) partners with an educational institution on a curriculum for an apprenticeship program or work-based learning program; and
    (b) provides an apprenticeship or work-based learning program for students. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • 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
  • Peace officer: means a peace officer authorized under Title 53, Chapter 13, Peace Officer Classifications, to direct or regulate traffic or to make arrests for violations of traffic laws. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Pedestrian: means a person traveling:
    (a) on foot; or
    (b) in a wheelchair. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Pedestrian traffic-control signal: means a traffic-control signal used to regulate pedestrians. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Perpetrator: means the individual who actually participated in the criminally injurious conduct. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, corporation, or other legal entity that owns an interest in real property. See Utah Code 63L-5-102
  • 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
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, limited liability company, corporation, association, organization, business trust, estate, trust, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Person: means a natural person, firm, copartnership, association, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture, governmental agency, public corporation, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Physical facility: means the buildings or other physical structures where a nursing care facility program is operated. See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plan: means the statewide resource management plan, created pursuant to Section 63J-4-607 and adopted in Section 63L-10-103. See Utah Code 63L-10-102
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • 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:
  • PLPCO: means the Public Lands Policy Coordination Office. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Pole trailer: means a vehicle without motive power:
    (a) designed to be drawn by another vehicle and attached to the towing vehicle by means of a reach, or pole, or by being boomed or otherwise secured to the towing vehicle; and
    (b) that is ordinarily used for transporting long or irregular shaped loads including poles, pipes, or structural members generally capable of sustaining themselves as beams between the supporting connections. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Political subdivision: means a county, municipality, local district, special service district, school district, or other local government entity. See Utah Code 63L-4-102
  • Political subdivision: means a county, municipality, local district, special service district, school district, interlocal cooperation agreement entity, or any administrative subunit of them. See Utah Code 63J-4-102
  • Population: means the number of residents of the state as of July 1 of each year as calculated by the Governor's Office of Management and Budget according to the procedures and requirements of Section 63J-3-202. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Postconsumer waste material: means any product generated by a business or consumer that has served its intended end use, and that has been separated from solid waste for the purposes of collection, recycling, and disposition and that does not include secondary waste material. See Utah Code 63N-2-402
  • PPACA: means the same as that term is defined in Section 31A-1-301. See Utah Code 26-18-2
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • 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
  • Private investment: means :
    (a) an equity interest in the Utah fund of funds; or
    (b) a loan to the Utah fund of funds initiated before July 1, 2014, including a loan that was originated before July 1, 2014, and that is refinanced one or more times on or after July 1, 2014. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Private property: means any school or institutional trust lands and any real or personal property in this state that is protected by:
    (a) the Fifth or Fourteenth Amendment of the Constitution of the United States; or
    (b) Utah Constitution Article I, Section 22. See Utah Code 63L-3-102
  • Private road or driveway: means every way or place in private ownership and used for vehicular travel by the owner and those having express or implied permission from the owner, but not by other persons. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • 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
  • Program: means the Rural Development Program. See Utah Code 63N-4-101
  • Program: means the provisions of this part applicable to a rural investment company. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Program: means the Rural Speculative Industrial Building Program created in Section 63N-4-703. See Utah Code 63N-4-702
  • Program: means the voluntary home energy information pilot program for which model rules are created in Section 63M-4-803. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Program: means a unit of accounting included on a schedule of programs within a line item used to track budget authorizations, collections, and expenditures on specific purposes or functions. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Program: means the same as that term is defined in Section 63J-1-102. See Utah Code 63J-2-102
  • Programmatic intermediary: means a nonprofit entity or academic institution that has the necessary experience in results-based financing and evidence-based policy to:
    (a) validate a feasibility analysis of an eligible program provider;
    (b) structure the terms and conditions of results-based contracts by developing cost-benefit financial models, performance outcome measures, payment schedules, and performance thresholds; and
    (c) raise the private investment capital necessary to fund program services related to a results-based contract. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • Project: means an economic development project:
    (a) as determined by the board; and
    (b) for which an eligible county applies to the board in accordance with this part for a loan or grant to assist the eligible county in paying an eligible expense. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Project area: means the geographic area within which a project is implemented by an eligible county. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Promoter: means a person who engages in producing or staging contests and promotions. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Promotion: means a single contest or a combination of contests that:
    (a) occur during the same time and at the same location; and
    (b) is produced or staged by a promoter. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Proposed congressional land use legislation: means a draft or a working document of congressional legislation prepared by a person that includes a federal land use designation. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Protected wilderness area: means an area of wilderness that has been designated under this chapter as part of the Utah wilderness preservation system. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Public infrastructure expense: means an expense relating to a publicly owned improvement located within a project area if:
    (a) the expense is:
    (i) incurred for:
    (A) construction;
    (B) demolition;
    (C) design;
    (D) engineering;
    (E) an environmental impact study;
    (F) environmental remediation; or
    (G) rehabilitation; or
    (ii) similar to an expense described in Subsection (8)(a)(i) as determined by the board; and
    (b) the publicly owned improvement is:
    (i) not a building as determined by the board; and
    (ii) necessary to support a project as determined by the board. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Public land: means any land or land interest:
    (a) acquired by the state from the federal government pursuant to Section 63L-6-103, except:
    (i) areas subsequently designated as a protected wilderness area, as described in Title 63L, Chapter 7, Utah Wilderness Act; and
    (ii) lands managed by the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration pursuant to Title 53C, School and Institutional Trust Lands Management Act; or
    (b) for which the state is given management responsibility from the federal government. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Public lands: means lands within the exterior boundaries of this state except:
    (a) lands to which title is held by a person who is not a governmental entity;
    (b) lands owned or held in trust by this state, a political subdivision of this state, or an independent entity;
    (c) lands reserved for use by the state system of public education as described in Utah Constitution Article X, Section 2, or a state institution of higher education listed in Section 53B-1-102;
    (d) school and institutional trust lands as defined in Section 53C-1-103;
    (e) lands within the exterior boundaries as of January 1, 2012, of the following that are designated as national parks:
    (i) Arches National Park;
    (ii) Bryce Canyon National Park;
    (iii) Canyonlands National Park;
    (iv) Capitol Reef National Park; and
    (v) Zion National Park;
    (f) lands within the exterior boundaries as of January 1, 2012, of the following national monuments managed by the National Park Service as of January 1, 2012:
    (i) Cedar Breaks National Monument;
    (ii) Dinosaur National Monument;
    (iii) Hovenweep National Monument;
    (iv) Natural Bridges National Monument;
    (v) Rainbow Bridge National Monument; and
    (vi) Timpanogos Cave National Monument;
    (g) lands within the exterior boundaries as of January 1, 2012, of the Golden Spike National Historic Site;
    (h) lands within the exterior boundaries as of January 1, 2012, of the following wilderness areas located in the state that, as of January 1, 2012, are designated as part of the National Wilderness Preservation System under the Wilderness Act of 1964, 16 U. See Utah Code 63L-6-102
  • Public lands: means :
    (a) land other than a national park that is managed by the United States Parks Service;
    (b) land that is managed by the United States Forest Service; and
    (c) land that is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. See Utah Code 63L-10-102
  • Public lands: includes local, state, and federal lands. See Utah Code 63N-9-301
  • 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
  • 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 v2
  • Publicly owned improvement: means an improvement to real property if:
    (a) the real property is owned by:
    (i) the United States;
    (ii) the state; or
    (iii) a political subdivision:
    (A) as defined in Section 17B-1-102; and
    (B) of the state; and
    (b) the improvement relates to:
    (i) a sewage system including a system for collection, transport, storage, treatment, dispersal, effluent use, or discharge;
    (ii) a drainage or flood control system, including a system for collection, transport, diversion, storage, detention, retention, dispersal, use, or discharge;
    (iii) a water system including a system for production, collection, storage, treatment, transport, delivery, connection, or dispersal;
    (iv) a highway, street, or road system for vehicular use for travel, ingress, or egress;
    (v) a rail transportation system;
    (vi) a system for pedestrian use for travel, ingress, or egress;
    (vii) a public utility system including a system for electricity, gas, or telecommunications; or
    (viii) a system or device that is similar to a system or device described in Subsections (9)(b)(i) through (vii) as determined by the board. See Utah Code 63N-4-202
  • Purchase price: means the amount paid to the qualified community development entity that issues a qualified equity investment for the qualified equity investment that may not exceed the amount of qualified equity investment authority certified pursuant to Section 63N-2-603. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Purse: means any money, prize, remuneration, or any other valuable consideration a contestant receives or may receive for participation in a contest. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Qualified active low-income community business: is a s defined in Section 45D, Internal Revenue Code, and 26 C. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Qualified community development entity: includes a subsidiary community development entity of a qualified community development entity. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • qualified equity investment: includes a qualified equity investment that does not meet the provisions of Subsection (10)(a) if the investment was a qualified equity investment in the hands of a prior holder. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • 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 low-income community investment: means a capital or equity investment in, or a loan to, a qualified active low-income community business, except, with respect to any one qualified active low-income community business, the maximum amount of qualified low-income community investments made in such business, on a collective basis with all of the business's affiliates, with the proceeds of qualified equity investments certified under Section 63N-2-603 shall be $4,000,000, exclusive of qualified low-income community investments made with repaid or redeemed qualified low-income community investments or interest or profits realized on the repaid or redeemed qualified low-income community investments. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Railroad: means a carrier of persons or property upon cars operated on stationary rails. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Railroad sign or signal: means a sign, signal, or device erected by authority of a public body or official or by a railroad and intended to give notice of the presence of railroad tracks or the approach of a railroad train. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Railroad train: means a locomotive propelled by any form of energy, coupled with or operated without cars, and operated upon rails. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Rangeland: means open public land used for grazing domestic livestock. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Rapid manufacturing: means a facility, laboratory, equipment, or process engaged in small-batch, fast-delivery manufacturing. See Utah Code 63N-4-602
  • RARE II: means the second United States Forest Service Roadless Area Review and Evaluation report of 1984. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • real property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Recipient: means a person who has received medical assistance under the Medicaid program. See Utah Code 26-18-2
  • Recovered materials: means waste materials and by-products that have been recovered or diverted from solid waste. See Utah Code 63N-2-402
  • Recreational infrastructure project: means an undertaking to build or improve the approved facilities and installations needed for the public to access and enjoy the state's outdoors. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • Recycling: means the diversion of materials from the solid waste stream and the beneficial use of the materials and includes a series of activities by which materials that would become or otherwise remain waste are diverted from the waste stream for collection, separation, and processing, and are used as raw materials or feedstocks in lieu of or in addition to virgin materials in the manufacture of goods sold or distributed in commerce or the reuse of the materials as substitutes for goods made from virgin materials. See Utah Code 63N-2-402
  • Redemption reserve: means the reserve established by the corporation to facilitate the cash redemption of certificates. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Referee: means an individual qualified by training or experience to act as the official attending a contest at the point of contact between contestants for the purpose of:
    (a) enforcing the rules relating to the contest;
    (b) stopping the contest in the event the health, safety, and welfare of a contestant or any other person in attendance at the contest is in jeopardy; and
    (c) acting as a judge if so designated by the commission. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Refiner: means any person who owns, leases, operates, controls, or supervises a refinery. See Utah Code 63M-4-701
  • Refiner tax exemption certification: means a certification issued by the office in accordance with Section 63M-4-702. See Utah Code 63M-4-701
  • Refinery: means a facility where gasoline or diesel fuel is produced, including a facility at which blendstocks are combined to produce gasoline or diesel fuel, or at which blendstock is added to gasoline or diesel fuel. See Utah Code 63M-4-701
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rehabilitation or restoration: means returning an outdoor recreation structure or trail that has been degraded, damaged, or destroyed to its previously useful state by means of repair, modification, or alteration. See Utah Code 63N-9-301
  • 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.
  • 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: means an individual employed by the office to investigate claims of victims and award reparations under this part, and includes the director when the director is acting as a reparations officer. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Replacement company: means a company locating its business or part of its business in a location vacated by a company creating an economic impediment. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • 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
  • Representative: means the victim, immediate family member, legal guardian, attorney, conservator, executor, or an heir of an individual but does not include a service provider or collateral source. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Residential building: means a home. See Utah Code 63M-4-802
  • Restitution: means money or services an appropriate authority orders an offender to pay or render to a victim of the offender's conduct. 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.
  • 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
  • Restricted account: means the Employability to Careers Program Restricted Account created in Section 63J-4-703. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • Restricted revenue: means collections that are:
    (a) deposited, by law, into a separate fund, subfund, or account; and
    (b) designated for a specific program or purpose. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • Results-based contract: means a contract entered into between the board, a fiscal intermediary, and an eligible program provider that will result in repayment to the fiscal intermediary if certain performance outcome measures are achieved. See Utah Code 63J-4-701
  • Revenue types: means the categories established by the Division of Finance under the authority of this chapter that classify revenue according to the purpose for which it is collected. See Utah Code 63J-2-102
  • Revenues: means the revenues of the state from every tax, penalty, receipt, and other monetary exaction and interest connected with it that are recorded as unrestricted revenue of the General Fund and from non-Uniform School Fund income tax revenues, except as specifically exempted by this chapter. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Review committee: means the independent review committee established under Section 63N-2-504. See Utah Code 63N-2-502
  • Right-of-way: means the right of one vehicle or pedestrian to proceed in a lawful manner in preference to another vehicle or pedestrian approaching under circumstances of direction, speed, and proximity that give rise to danger of collision unless one grants precedence to the other. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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
  • Road: means a road classified as either a class B road, as described in Section 72-3-103, or a class D road, as described in Section 72-3-105. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Road: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Roadless area: means an area without a road, as defined in Subsection (6). See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Roadway: means that portion of highway improved, designed, or ordinarily used for vehicular travel. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Round: means one of a number of individual time periods that, taken together, constitute a contest during which contestants are engaged in a form of unarmed combat. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Rural area: means any area in any county in the state except Salt Lake, Utah, Davis, Weber, Washington, Cache, Tooele, and Summit counties. See Utah Code 63N-4-602
  • Rural county: means any county in this state except Salt Lake, Utah, Davis, Weber, Washington, Cache, Tooele, and Summit counties. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Rural county: means a county with a population of less than 50,000, as determined by:
    (a) the most recent official census or census estimate of the United States Bureau of the Census; or
    (b) the most recent population estimate for the county from the Utah Population Committee, if a population figure for the county is not available under Subsection (7)(a). See Utah Code 26-18-501
  • Rural employment expansion grant: means a grant available under this part. See Utah Code 63N-4-402
  • Rural investment company: means a person approved by the office under Section 63N-4-303. See Utah Code 63N-4-302
  • Rural speculative industrial building: means an industrial facility that is constructed with the support of the program in a rural area and that does not have a private entity tenant at the time construction begins. See Utah Code 63N-4-702
  • Safety belt: means a safety belt or seat belt system that meets standards adopted under Section 41-6a-1601. See Utah Code 41-6a-1802
  • Safety zone: means the area or space officially set apart within a roadway for the exclusive use of pedestrians and that is protected, marked, or indicated by adequate signs as to be plainly visible at all times while set apart as a safety zone. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • San Juan County Energy Zone: means BLM and Forest Service lands situated in the following townships in San Juan County, as more fully illustrated in the map prepared by the San Juan County GIS department in December 2014 entitled "San Juan County Energy Zone": Township 26S Range 21E, Township 26S Range 22E, Township 26S Range 23E, Township 26S Range 24E, Township 26S Range 25E, Township 26S Range 26E, Township 27S Range 21E, Township 27S Range 22E, Township 27S Range 23E, Township 27S Range 24E, Township 27S Range 25E, Township 27S Range 26E, Township 28S Range 21E, Township 28S Range 22E, Township 28S Range 23E, Township 28S Range 24E, Township 28S Range 25E, Township 28S Range 26E, Township 29S Range 21E, Township 29S Range 22E, Township 29S Range 23E, Township 29S Range 24E, Township 29S Range 25E, Township 29S Range 26E, Township 30S Range 21E, Township 30S Range 22E, Township 30S Range 23E, Township 30S Range 24E, Township 30S Range 25E, Township 30S Range 26E, Township 31S Range 22E, Township 31S Range 23E, Township 31S Range 24E, Township 31S Range 25E, Township 31S Range 26E, Township 32S Range 20E, Township 32S Range 21E, Township 32S Range 22E, Township 32S Range 23E, Township 32S Range 24E, Township 32S Range 25E, Township 32S Range 26E, Township 33S Range 19E, Township 33S Range 20E, Township 33S Range 21E, Township 33S Range 22E, Township 33S Range 23E, Township 33S Range 24E, Township 33S Range 25E, Township 33S Range 26E, Township 34S Range 19E, Township 34S Range 20E, Township 34S Range 21E, Township 34S Range 22E, Township 34S Range 23E, Township 34S Range 24E, Township 34S Range 25E, Township 34S Range 26E, Township 35S Range 14E, Township 35S Range 15E, Township 35S Range 16E, Township 35S Range 17E, Township 35S Range 18E, Township 35S Range 19E, Township 35S Range 20E, Township 35S Range 21E, Township 35S Range 22E, Township 35S Range 23E, Township 35S Range 24E, Township 35S Range 25E, Township 35S Range 26E, Township 36S Range 14E, Township 36S Range 15E, Township 36S Range 16E, Township 36S Range 17E, Township 36S Range 18E, Township 36S Range 19E, Township 36S Range 21E, Township 36S Range 22E, Township 36S Range 23E, Township 36S Range 24E, Township 36S Range 25E, Township 36S Range 26E, Township 37S Range 14E, Township 37S Range 15E, Township 37S Range 16E, Township 37S Range 17E, Township 37S Range 21E, Township 37S Range 22E, Township 37S Range 23E, Township 37S Range 24E, Township 37S Range 25E, Township 37S Range 26E, Township 38S Range 12E, Township 38S Range 21E, Township 38S Range 22E, Township 38S Range 23E, Township 38S Range 24E, Township 38S Range 25E, Township 38S Range 26E, Township 39S Range 12E, Township 39S Range 13E, Township 39S Range 15E, Township 39S Range 21E, Township 39S Range 22E, Township 39S Range 23E, Township 39S Range 24E, Township 39S Range 25E, Township 39S Range 26E, Township 40S Range 14E, Township 40S Range 15E, Township 40S Range 16E, Township 40S Range 19E, Township 40S Range 20E, Township 40S Range 21E, Township 40S Range 22E, Township 40S Range 23E, Township 40S Range 24E, Township 40S Range 25E, Township 40S Range 26E, Township 41S Range 16E, Township 41S Range 17E, Township 41S Range 18E, Township 41S Range 19E, Township 41S Range 20E, Township 41S Range 21E, Township 41S Range 22E, Township 41S Range 23E, Township 41S Range 24E, Township 41S Range 25E, Township 41S Range 26E, Township 42S Range 14E, Township 42S Range 15E, Township 42S Range 16E, Township 42S Range 17E, Township 42S Range 18E, Township 42S Range 19E, Township 42S Range 20E, Township 42S Range 21E, Township 42S Range 22E, Township 42S Range 23E, Township 42S Range 24E, Township 42S Range 25E, Township 42S Range 26E, Township 43S Range 14E, Township 43S Range 15E, Township 43S Range 16E, Township 43S Range 17E, Township 43S Range 18E, Township 43S Range 19E, Township 43S Range 20E, Township 43S Range 21E, Township 43S Range 22E, Township 43S Range 23E, Township 43S Range 24E, Township 43S Range 25E, and Township 43S Range 26E. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Schedule of programs: means a list of programs and associated authorization amounts within an item of appropriation. See Utah Code 63J-1-102
  • School bus: means a motor vehicle that:
    (i) complies with the color and identification requirements of the most recent edition of "Minimum Standards for School Buses"; and
    (ii) is used to transport school children to or from school or school activities. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Screening: means a preliminary appraisal of a person:
    (i) used to determine if the person is in need of:
    (A) an assessment; or
    (B) an educational series; and
    (ii) that is approved by the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health in accordance with Section 62A-15-105. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Seating position: means any area within the passenger compartment of a motor vehicle in which the manufacturer has installed a safety belt. See Utah Code 41-6a-1802
  • Second: means an individual who attends a contestant at the site of the contest before, during, and after the contest in accordance with contest rules. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • 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
  • Secondary waste material: means industrial by-products that go to disposal facilities and waste generated after completion of a manufacturing process. See Utah Code 63N-2-402
  • 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 them if they attempt to leave the institution without authorization. See Utah Code 64-13-1
  • Security: means any bond, note, warrant, or other evidence of indebtedness, whether or not the bond, note, warrant, or other evidence of indebtedness is or constitutes an "indebtedness" within the meaning of any provision of the constitution or laws of this state. See Utah Code 63J-3-103
  • Semitrailer: means a vehicle with or without motive power:
    (i) designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle; and
    (ii) constructed so that some part of its weight and that of its load rests on or is carried by another vehicle. See Utah Code 41-6a-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
  • Serious bodily injury: means bodily injury that creates or causes:
    (i) serious permanent disfigurement;
    (ii) protracted loss or impairment of the function of any bodily member or organ; or
    (iii) a substantial risk of death. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • 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 crime victims 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.
  • Settlement Agreement: means the written agreement between the state and the Department of the Interior in 2003 (revised in 2005) that resolved the case of State of Utah v. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Sidewalk: means that portion of a street between the curb lines, or the lateral lines of a roadway, and the adjacent property lines intended for the use of pedestrians. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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 amount of at least $10,000,000 to purchase capital or fixed assets, which may include real property, personal property, and other fixtures related to a new commercial project:
    (a) that represents an expansion of existing operations in the state; or
    (b) that maintains or increases the business entity's existing work force 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
  • SITLA: means the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration as created in Section 53C-1-201. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Small business: means a business that:
    (a) meets the size standards for the business's industry classification as identified by the United States Small Business Administration in 13 C. See Utah Code 63N-3-203
  • Solid rubber tire: means a tire of rubber or other resilient material that does not depend on compressed air for the support of the load. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • 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
  • standing: means the temporary halting of a vehicle, whether occupied or not, for the purpose of and while actually engaged in receiving or discharging passengers. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • State: means the state of Utah and all of its agencies, and any administrative subunits of those agencies. See Utah Code 63J-5-102
  • State: means the state of Utah and all of its agencies, and any administrative subunits of those agencies. See Utah Code 63J-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 agency: means an officer or administrative unit of the executive branch of state government that is authorized by law to adopt rules. See Utah Code 63L-3-102
  • State agency: means an executive branch:
    (a) department;
    (b) agency;
    (c) board;
    (d) commission;
    (e) division; or
    (f) state educational institution. See Utah Code 63M-4-102
  • State board: means the State Board of Education. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • 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 planning coordinator: means the person appointed as planning coordinator as provided in this chapter. See Utah Code 63J-4-102
  • State planning coordinator: means the person appointed under Subsection 63J-4-202(1)(a)(ii). See Utah Code 63J-4-601
  • 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 77-18-1(8). 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 state in the rural investment company's exit report described in Section 63N-4-309; and
    (B) $20,000. 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-1-102
  • State taxes: means a tax imposed under Subsection 59-12-103(2)(a)(i), (2)(b)(i), (2)(c)(i), or (2)(d)(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 board; and
    (b) produced in the state by a motion picture company. See Utah Code 63N-8-102
  • 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.
  • street-legal ATV: means an all-terrain type I vehicle, all-terrain type II vehicle, or all-terrain type III vehicle, that is modified to meet the requirements of Section 41-6a-1509 to operate on highways in the state in accordance with Section 41-6a-1509. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Subject lands: means the following non-WSA BLM lands:
    (i) in Beaver County:
    (A) Mountain Home Range South, Jackson Wash, The Toad, North Wah Wah Mountains, Central Wah Wah Mountains, and San Francisco Mountains according to the region map entitled "Great Basin Central" linked in the webpage entitled "Citizen's Proposal for Wilderness in Utah" at http://www. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Substance abuse treatment: means treatment obtained at a substance abuse program that is approved by the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health in accordance with Section 62A-15-105. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Substance abuse treatment program: means a state licensed substance abuse program. See Utah Code 41-6a-501
  • Substantial bodily injury: means the same as that term is defined in Section 76-1-601. See Utah Code 63M-7-502
  • Supplemental appropriation: Budget authority provided in an appropriations act in addition to regular or continuing appropriations already provided. Supplemental appropriations generally are made to cover emergencies, such as disaster relief, or other needs deemed too urgent to be postponed until the enactment of next year's regular appropriations act.
  • Sustained yield: means the achievement and maintenance in perpetuity of a high-level annual or regular periodic output of the various renewable resources of the public land consistent with multiple use. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • 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
  • taking: means a governmental action that results in a taking of private property so that compensation to the owner of the property is required by:
    (a) the Fifth or Fourteenth Amendment of the Constitution of the United States; or
    (b) Utah Constitution Article I, Section 22. See Utah Code 63L-3-102
  • Talent ready board: means the Talent Ready Utah Board created in Section 63N-12-503. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • 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 board under Section 63N-3-111, for economic development in the state. See Utah Code 63N-3-102
  • Tax credit: means a tax credit under Section 59-10-1025. See Utah Code 63N-2-802
  • 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 a tax credit under Section 59-7-614. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Tax credit: means a tax credit under Section 59-7-619 or 59-10-1034. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • 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 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 applicant: means an alternative energy entity that applies to the office to receive a tax credit certificate under this part. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Tax credit certificate: is a certificate issued by the office under Subsection 63N-2-603(11) to an entity eligible for a tax credit under Section 59-9-107 that:
    (a) lists the name of the entity eligible for a tax credit;
    (b) lists the entity's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists the amount of tax credit that the office determines the entity is eligible for the calendar year; and
    (d) may include other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63N-2-602
  • 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: 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 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 63M-4-502
  • Tax credit certificate: means a certificate issued by the office to an infrastructure cost-burdened entity that:
    (a) lists the name of the infrastructure cost-burdened entity;
    (b) lists the infrastructure cost-burdened entity's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists, for a taxable year, the amount of the tax credit authorized for the infrastructure cost-burdened entity under this part; and
    (d) includes other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63M-4-602
  • Tax credit certificate: means a certificate issued by the office that:
    (a) lists the name of the business entity, local government entity, or community development and renewal agency to which the office authorizes a tax credit;
    (b) lists the business entity's, local government entity's, or community development and renewal agency's taxpayer identification number;
    (c) lists the amount of tax credit that the office authorizes the business entity, local government entity, or community development and renewal agency for the taxable year; and
    (d) may include other information as determined by the office. See Utah Code 63N-2-103
  • 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 credit certificate recipient: means an alternative energy entity that receives a tax credit certificate for a tax credit in accordance with this part. See Utah Code 63M-4-502
  • Taxpayer: means a taxpayer:
    (a) of an investor; and
    (b) if that taxpayer is a:
    (i) claimant;
    (ii) estate; or
    (iii) trust. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Technical college: means :
    (a) a technical college described in Section 53B-2a-105;
    (b) the School of Applied Technology at Salt Lake Community College established in Section 53B-16-209;
    (c) Utah State University Eastern established in Section 53B-18-1201;
    (d) Utah State University Blanding established in Section 53B-18-1202; or
    (e) the Snow College Richfield campus established in Section 53B-16-205. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Technology Commercialization and Innovation Program: means :
    (a) a federal- and industry-supported cooperative research and development program based at an institution of higher education; or
    (b) a federal- and state-supported program for funding technologically innovative small businesses. See Utah Code 63N-3-203
  • Testify: means to make an oral statement under oath or affirmation. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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
  • Town: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Traffic: means pedestrians, ridden or herded animals, vehicles, and other conveyances either singly or together while using any highway for the purpose of travel. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Traffic signal preemption device: means an instrument or mechanism designed, intended, or used to interfere with the operation or cycle of a traffic-control signal. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Traffic-control device: means a sign, signal, marking, or device not inconsistent with this chapter placed or erected by a highway authority for the purpose of regulating, warning, or guiding traffic. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Traffic-control signal: means a device, whether manually, electrically, or mechanically operated, by which traffic is alternately directed to stop and permitted to proceed. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Trailer: means a vehicle with or 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 41-6a-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: means a motor vehicle designed, used, or maintained primarily for the transportation of property. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Truck tractor: means a motor vehicle:
    (a) designed and used primarily for drawing other vehicles; and
    (b) constructed to carry a part of the weight of the vehicle and load drawn by the truck tractor. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Trust: means a nonresident trust or a resident trust. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • 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
  • Two-way left turn lane: means a lane:
    (a) provided for vehicle operators making left turns in either direction;
    (b) that is not used for passing, overtaking, or through travel; and
    (c) that has been indicated by a lane traffic-control device that may include lane markings. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • UCORE grant: means a children's outdoor recreation and education grant described in Section 63N-9-402. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • Uintah Basin Energy Zone: means BLM and Forest Service lands situated in the following townships in Daggett, Duchesne, and Uintah counties, as more fully illustrated in the map prepared by the Uintah County GIS Department in February 2012 entitled "Uintah Basin Utah Energy Zone":
    (a) in Daggett County, Township 3N Range 17 E, Township 3N Range 18E, Township 3N Range 19E, Township 3N Range 20E, Township 3N Range 22E, Township 3N Range 23E, Township 3N Range 24E, Township 3N Range 25E, Township 2N Range 17E, Township 2N Range 18E, Township 2N Range 19E, Township 2N Range 20E, Township 2N Range 21E, and Township 2S Range 25E;
    (b) in Duchesne County, Township 3N Range 4W, Township 3N Range 3W, Township 3N Range 2W, Township 3N Range 1W, Township 2N Range 6W, Township 2N Range 5W, Township 2N Range 4W, Township 2N Range 3W, Township 2N Range 1W, Township 1N Range 9W, Township 1N Range 8W, Township 1N Range 7W, Township 1N Range 6W, Township 1S Range 9W, Township 1S Range 8W, Township 4S Range 9W, Township 4S Range 3W, Township 4S Range 2W, Township 4S Range 1W, Township 8S Range 15E, Township 8S Range 16E, Township 8S Range 17E, Township 5S Range 9W, Township 5S Range 3W, Township 9S Range 15E, Township 9S Range 16E, Township 9S Range 17E, Township 6S Range 9W, Township 6S Range 8W, Township 6S Range 7W, Township 6S Range 6W, Township 6S Range 5W, Township 6S Range 3W, Township 10S Range 15E, Township 10S Range 16E, Township 10S Range 17E, Township 7S Range 9W, Township 7S Range 8W, Township 7S Range 7W, Township 7S Range 6W, Township 7S Range 5W, Township 7S Range 4W, Township 10S Range 11E, Township 10S Range 12E, Township 10S Range 13E, Township 10S Range 14E, Township 10S Range 15E, Township 10S Range 16E, Township 10S Range 17E, Township 11S Range 10E, Township 11S Range 11E, Township 11S Range 12E, Township 11S Range 13E, Township 11S Range 14E, Township 11S Range 15E, Township 11S Range 16E, and Township 11S Range 17E; and
    (c) in Uintah County: Township 2S Range 18E, Township 2S Range 19E, Township 2S Range 20E, Township 2S Range 21E, Township 2S Range 22E, Township 2S Range 23E, Township 2S Range 24E, Township 2N Range 1W, Township 2N Range 1E, Township 2N Range 2E, Township 3S Range 18E, Township 3S Range 19E, Township 3S Range 20E, Township 3S Range 21E, Township 3S Range 22E, Township 3S Range 23E, Township 3S Range 24E, Township 4S Range 19E, Township 4S Range 20E, Township 4S Range 21E, Township 4S Range 22E, Township 4S Range 23E, Township 4S Range 24E, Township 4S Range 25E, Township 5S Range 19E, Township 5S Range 20E, Township 5S Range 21E, Township 5S Range 22E, Township 5S Range 23E, Township 5S Range 24E, Township 5S Range 25E, Township 6S Range 19E, Township 6S Range 20E, Township 6S Range 21E, Township 6S Range 22E, Township 6S Range 23E, Township 6S Range 24E, Township 6S Range 25E, Township 7S Range 19E, Township 7S Range 20E, Township 7S Range 21E, Township 7S Range 22E, Township 7S Range 23E, Township 7S Range 24E, Township 7S Range 25E, Township 8S Range 17E, Township 8S Range 18E, Township 8S Range 19E, Township 8S Range 20E, Township 8S Range 21E, Township 8S Range 22E, Township 8S Range 23E, Township 8S Range 24E, Township 8S Range 25E, Township 9S Range 17E, Township 9S Range 18E, Township 9S Range 19E, Township 9S Range 20E, Township 9S Range 21E, Township 9S Range 22E, Township 9S Range 23E, Township 9S Range 24E, Township 9S Range 25E, Township 10S Range 17E, Township 10S Range 18E, Township 10S Range 19E, Township 10S Range 20E, Township 10S Range 21E, Township 10S Range 22E, Township 10S Range 23E, Township 10S Range 24E, Township 10S Range 25E, Township 11S Range 17E, Township 11S Range 18E, Township 11S Range 19E, Township 11S Range 20E, Township 11S Range 21E, Township 11S Range 22E, Township 11S Range 23E, Township 11S Range 24E, Township 11S Range 25E, Township 12S Range 20E, Township 12S Range 21E, Township 12S Range 22E, Township 12S Range 23E, Township 12S Range 24E, Township 12S Range 25E, Township 13S Range 20E, Township 13S Range 21E, Township 13S Range 22E, Township 13S Range 23E, Township 13S Range 24E, Township 13S Range 25E, Township 13S Range 26 E, Township 14S Range 21E, Township 14S Range 22E, Township 14S Range 23E, Township 14S Range 24E, Township 14S Range 25E, and Township 14S Range 26E. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Ultimate fighting: means a live contest, whether or not an admission fee is charged, in which:
    (a) contest rules permit contestants to use a combination of boxing, kicking, wrestling, hitting, punching, or other combative contact techniques;
    (b) contest rules incorporate a formalized system of combative techniques against which a contestant's performance is judged to determine the prevailing contestant;
    (c) contest rules divide nonchampionship contests into three equal and specified rounds of no more than five minutes per round with a rest period of one minute between each round;
    (d) contest rules divide championship contests into five equal and specified rounds of no more than five minutes per round with a rest period of one minute between each round; and
    (e) contest rules prohibit contestants from:
    (i) using anything that is not part of the human body, except for boxing gloves, to intentionally inflict serious bodily injury upon an opponent through direct contact or the expulsion of a projectile;
    (ii) striking a person who demonstrates an inability to protect himself from the advances of an opponent;
    (iii) biting; or
    (iv) direct, intentional, and forceful strikes to the eyes, groin area, Adam's apple area of the neck, and the rear area of the head and neck. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Unarmed combat: means boxing or any other form of competition in which a blow is usually struck which may reasonably be expected to inflict bodily injury. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Underserved or underprivileged community: includes an economically disadvantaged community where:
    (i) in relation to awarding an infrastructure grant, the people of the community have limited access to or have demonstrated a low level of use of recreational infrastructure; and
    (ii) in relation to awarding a UCORE grant, the children of the community, including children with disabilities, have limited access to outdoor recreation or education programs. See Utah Code 63N-9-102
  • 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
  • Unlawful conduct: means organizing, promoting, or participating in a contest which involves contestants that are not licensed under this chapter. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Unprofessional conduct: means :
    (a) entering into a contract for a contest in bad faith;
    (b) participating in any sham or fake contest;
    (c) participating in a contest pursuant to a collusive understanding or agreement in which the contestant competes in or terminates the contest in a manner that is not based upon honest competition or the honest exhibition of the skill of the contestant;
    (d) engaging in an act or conduct that is detrimental to a contest, including any foul or unsportsmanlike conduct in connection with a contest;
    (e) failing to comply with any limitation, restriction, or condition placed on a license;
    (f) striking of a downed opponent by a contestant while the contestant remains on the contestant's feet, unless the designated commission member or director has exempted the contest and each contestant from the prohibition on striking a downed opponent before the start of the contest;
    (g) after entering the ring or contest area, penetrating an area within four feet of an opponent by a contestant, manager, or second before the commencement of the contest; or
    (h) as further defined by rules made by the commission under Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Urban district: means the territory contiguous to and including any street, in which structures devoted to business, industry, or dwelling houses are situated at intervals of less than 100 feet, for a distance of a quarter of a mile or more. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.
  • 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
  • Utah fund of funds: means a limited partnership or limited liability company established under Section 63N-6-401 in which a designated investor purchases an equity interest. See Utah Code 63N-6-103
  • Vehicle: means a device in, on, or by which a person or property is or may be transported or drawn on a highway, except a mobile carrier, as defined in Section 41-6a-1120, or a device used exclusively on stationary rails or tracks. See Utah Code 41-6a-102
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • 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
  • Veteran: means an individual who:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Victim: includes a resident of this state who is injured or killed by an act of terrorism, as defined in 18 U. 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.
  • Western zone: means , except as provided in Subsection (9)(b), Beaver, Garfield, Tooele, Iron, Juab, Kane, Millard, Piute, Sanpete, Sevier, and Wayne counties. See Utah Code 64-13f-102
  • White-collar contest: means a contest conducted at a training facility where no alcohol is served in which:
    (a) for boxing:
    (i) neither contestant is or has been a licensed contestant in any state or an amateur registered with USA Boxing, Inc. See Utah Code 63N-10-102
  • Wilderness: means the same as that term is defined in 16 U. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Wilderness: means a roadless area of undeveloped state-owned land, other than land owned by the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration, that:
    (a) is acquired by the state from the federal government through purchase, exchange, grant, or any other means of conveyance of title after May 13, 2014;
    (b) retains its primeval character and influence, without permanent improvements or human habitation;
    (c) generally appears to have been affected primarily by the forces of nature, with minimal human impact;
    (d) has at least 5,000 contiguous acres of land, or is of sufficient size as to make practicable its preservation and use in an unimpaired condition;
    (e) has outstanding opportunities for solitude, or a primitive and unconfined type of recreation; and
    (f) may contain ecological, geological, or other features of scientific, educational, scenic, or historical value. See Utah Code 63L-7-103
  • Wilderness: means the same as that term is defined in Section 63L-7-103. See Utah Code 63L-8-102
  • Wilderness area: means those BLM and Forest Service lands added to the National Wilderness Preservation System by an act of Congress. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • Wilderness Preservation System: means the Wilderness Preservation System established in 16 U. See Utah Code 63J-8-102
  • 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
  • Work-based learning program: includes the following objectives:
    (i) providing students an applied workplace experience using knowledge and skills attained in a program of study that includes an internship, externship, or work experience;
    (ii) providing an educational institution with objective input from a participating employer regarding the education requirements of the current workforce; and
    (iii) providing funding for programs that are associated with high-wage, in-demand, or emerging occupations. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Workforce programs: means education or industry programs that facilitate training the state's workforce to meet industry demand. See Utah Code 63N-12-501
  • Writ: means an order or precept in writing, issued in the name of:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • zone: means an area designated by the office as meeting the requirements of this part. See Utah Code 63N-2-402
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