Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
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.
Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
Article: means a bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Bedding: means a:
quilted, packing, mattress, or hammock pad; or
mattress, boxspring, comforter, quilt, sleeping bag, studio couch, pillow, or cushion made with a filling material that can be used for sleeping or reclining. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Brand: means any identifiable mark applied to livestock that is intended to show ownership and the mark's location. See Utah Code 4-24-102
Buyback purchaser: means a person who buys a procurement item from the local government entity to which the person previously sold the procurement item. See Utah Code 11-54-102
City: means a municipality that is classified by population as a city of the first class, a city of the second class, a city of the third class, a city of the fourth class, or a city of the fifth class, under Section 10-2-301. See Utah Code 10-1-104
Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
Employee: means a person who is not an elected or appointed officer and who is employed on a full- or part-time basis by a political subdivision. See Utah Code 11-57-102
Event permit: means a permit that a political subdivision issues to the organizer of a public food truck event located on public property. See Utah Code 11-56-102
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.
Excess repurchase amount: means the difference between:
the amount a buyback purchaser pays to a local government entity to purchase a procurement item that the buyback purchaser previously sold to the local government entity; and
the amount the local government entity paid to the buyback purchaser to purchase the procurement item. See Utah Code 11-54-102
Executor: includes "administrator" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
Fair Debt Collection Practices Act: The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act is a set of United States statutes added as Title VIII of the Consumer Credit Protection Act. Its purpose is to ensure ethical practices in the collection of consumer debts and to provide consumers with an avenue for disputing and obtaining validation of debt information in order to ensure the information's accuracy. It is often used in conjunction with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Source: OCC
Federal receipts: means the federal financial assistance, as defined in 31 U. See Utah Code 11-52-102
Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
Filling material: means cotton, wool, kapok, feathers, down, shoddy, hair, or other material, or a combination of materials, whether loose or in bags, bales, batting, pads, or other prefabricated form that is, or can be, used in bedding, upholstered furniture, or quilted clothing. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
Food cart: means a cart:
that is not motorized; and
that a vendor, standing outside the frame of the cart, uses to prepare, sell, or serve food or beverages for immediate human consumption. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Food truck: means a fully encased food service establishment:
on a motor vehicle or on a trailer that a motor vehicle pulls to transport; and
from which a food truck vendor, standing within the frame of the vehicle, prepares, cooks, sells, or serves food or beverages for immediate human consumption. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Food truck business: means a person who operates a food truck or, under the same business, multiple food trucks. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Food truck event: means an event where an individual has ordered or commissioned the operation of a food truck at a private or public gathering. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Food truck operator: means a person who owns, manages, or controls, or who has the duty to manage or control, the food truck business. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Food truck vendor: means a person who sells, cooks, or serves food or beverages from a food truck. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Governing body: means collectively the legislative body and the executive of any municipality. See Utah Code 10-1-104
Health department food truck permit: means a document that a local health department issues to authorize a person to operate a food truck within the jurisdiction of the local health department. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
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.
Label: means the display of written, printed, or graphic matter upon a tag or upon the immediate container of a bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
Livestock: means cattle, calves, horses, mules, sheep, goats, or hogs. See Utah Code 4-24-102
Livestock market: means a public market place consisting of pens or other enclosures where cattle, calves, horses, or mules are received on consignment and kept for subsequent sale, either through public auction or private sale. See Utah Code 4-24-102
Manufacture: means to make, process, or prepare from new or secondhand material, in whole or in part, a bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material for sale. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Mark: means any cutting and shaping of the ears or brisket area of livestock that is intended to show ownership. See Utah Code 4-24-102
Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
a metro township as that term is defined in Section 10-2a-403 unless the term is used in the context of authorizing, governing, or otherwise regulating the provision of municipal services. See Utah Code 10-1-104
National Bank: A bank that is subject to the supervision of the Comptroller of the Currency. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department. A national bank can be recognized because it must have "national" or "national association" in its name. Source: OCC
New material: includes by-products from a textile mill using only new raw material synthesized from a product that has been melted, liquified, and re-extruded. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Nonrecurring tax notice charge: means a tax notice charge that a political subdivision certifies to the county treasurer on a one-time or case-by-case basis rather than regularly over multiple calendar years. See Utah Code 11-60-102
Notice of lien: means a notice that:
a political subdivision records in the office of the recorder of the county in which a property that is the subject of a nonrecurring tax notice charge is located; and
describes the nature and amount of the nonrecurring tax notice charge and whether the political subdivision intends to certify the charge to the county treasurer under statutory authority that allows the treasurer to place the charge on the property tax notice described in Section 59-2-1317. See Utah Code 11-60-102
Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
Officer: means a person who is elected or appointed to an office or position within a political subdivision. See Utah Code 11-57-102
Open range: means land upon which cattle, sheep, or other domestic animals are grazed or permitted to roam by custom, license, lease, or permit. See Utah Code 4-24-102
Organization: means a corporation, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, association, two or more persons having a joint or common interest, or any other legal entity. See Utah Code 4-1-109
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.
Person: means a natural person or individual, corporation, organization, or other legal entity. See Utah Code 4-1-109
Person: means an individual, corporation, partnership, organization, association, trust, governmental agency, or any other legal entity. See Utah Code 10-1-104
a county, as it relates to the licensing and regulation of businesses in the unincorporated area of the county. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Political subdivision: means any county, city, town, school district, community reinvestment agency, special improvement or taxing district, local district, special service district, entity created by an interlocal agreement adopted under Title 11, Chapter 13, Interlocal Cooperation Act, or other governmental subdivision or public corporation. See Utah Code 11-57-102
Political subdivision: means :
a county, as that term is defined in Section 17-50-101;
a municipality, as that term is defined in Section 10-1-104;
a local district, as that term is defined in Section 17B-1-102;
a special service district, as that term is defined in Section 17D-1-102;
an interlocal entity, as that term is defined in Section 11-13-103;
Political subdivision lien: means a lien that a statute expressly authorizes a political subdivision to hold and record, including a direct charge that constitutes, according to an express statutory provision, a lien. See Utah Code 11-60-102
Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
Quilted clothing: means a filled garment or apparel, exclusive of trim used for aesthetic effect, or a stiffener, shoulder pad, interfacing, or other material that is made in whole or in part from filling material and sold or offered for sale. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
Repair: means to restore, recover, alter, or renew bedding or upholstered furniture for a consideration. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Retailer: means a person who sells bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material to a consumer for use primarily for personal, family, household, or business purposes. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Secondhand: means an article or filling material, or portion of an article or filling material, that has previously been used. See Utah Code 4-10-102
sell: means to offer or expose for sale, barter, trade, deliver, consign, lease, or give away any bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Signature: includes a name, mark, or sign written with the intent to authenticate an instrument or writing. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
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
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.
Sterilize: means to disinfect, decontaminate, sanitize, cleanse, or purify as required by Section 4-10-113. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
Tag: means a card, flap, or strip attached to an article for the purpose of displaying information required by this chapter or under rule made pursuant to it. See Utah Code 4-10-102
an actual or reasonably anticipated assembly of 500 or more people that continues, or reasonably can be expected to continue, for two or more hours per day; or
an event that requires a more extensive review to protect public health and safety because the event's nature or conditions have the potential of generating environmental or health risks. See Utah Code 11-56-102
Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
Upholstered furniture: means portable or fixed furniture, except fixed seats in motor vehicles, boats, or aircraft, that is made in whole or in part with filling material, exclusive of trim used for aesthetic effect. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Used: means an article that has been sold to a consumer and has left the store. See Utah Code 4-10-102
Wholesaler: means a person who offers an article for resale to a retailer or institution rather than a final consumer. See Utah Code 4-10-102