Part 1 Administration and Board 4-24-101 – 4-24-105
Part 2 Brand and Marks 4-24-201 – 4-24-205
Part 3 Inspections 4-24-301 – 4-24-309
Part 4 Sale, Transfer, and Travel 4-24-401 – 4-24-406
Part 5 Unlawful Acts and Penalties 4-24-501 – 4-24-506

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 4 > Chapter 24

  • Abandoned apiary: means any apiary to which the owner or operator fails to give reasonable and adequate attention during a given year as determined by the department. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Address: includes :
    (i) a post office box number;
    (ii) a rural free delivery route number; and
    (iii) a street name and number. See Utah Code 16-6a-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.
  • 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.
  • Agriculture: means the science and art of the production of plants and animals useful to man, including the preparation of plants and animals for human use and disposal by marketing or otherwise. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • AHJ: means "authority having jurisdiction" which is:
    (a) the State Fire Marshal;
    (b) an authorized deputy of the State Fire Marshal; or
    (c) the local fire enforcement authority. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • 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.
  • Apiary: means any place where one or more colonies of bees are located. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Apiary equipment: means hives, supers, frames, veils, gloves, or other equipment used to handle or manipulate bees, honey, wax, or hives. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appliance: means any apparatus, tool, machine, or other device used to handle or manipulate bees, wax, honey, or hives. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Appreciable depth: means a depth greater than 1/4 inch. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Appropriation: means an allocation of money for a specific purpose. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Article: means a bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material. See Utah Code 4-10-102
  • Articles of incorporation: include :
    (a) amended articles of incorporation;
    (b) restated articles of incorporation;
    (c) articles of merger; and
    (d) a document of a similar import to the documents described in Subsections (3)(a) through (c). See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • 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.
  • Bedding: means a:
    (a) quilted, packing, mattress, or hammock pad; or
    (b) 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
  • Bee: means the common honey bee, Apis mellifera, at any stage of development. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Beekeeper: includes an apiarist. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Board: means the Utah Fire Prevention Board created in Section 53-7-203. See Utah Code 15A-1-102
  • board of directors: means the body authorized to manage the affairs of a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-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
  • Budget: means a plan for financial operations for a fiscal period, embodying estimates for proposed expenditures for given purposes and the means of financing the expenditures. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Budget officer: means a person described in Section 17-19a-203. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Budget period: means the fiscal period for which a budget is prepared. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Budgetary fund: means a fund for which a budget is required, such as those described in Section 17-36-8. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Bylaws: includes :
    (i) amended bylaws; and
    (ii) restated bylaws. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Carcass: means any part of the body of an animal, including entrails and edible meats. See Utah Code 4-24-102
  • Career service position: means any position in the county service except those exempted under Section 17-33-8. See Utah Code 17-33-2
  • City: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Class: means a group of memberships that has the same right with respect to voting, dissolution, redemption, transfer, or other characteristics. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Colony: means an aggregation of bees in any type of hive that includes queens, workers, drones, or brood. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture and food. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Consumer: means a person who purchases, rents, or leases an article for the article's intended, everyday use. See Utah Code 4-10-102
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • cooperative: means a nonprofit corporation organized or existing under this chapter. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Corporate name: means :
    (a) the name of a domestic corporation as stated in the domestic corporation's articles of incorporation;
    (b) the name of a domestic nonprofit corporation as stated in the domestic nonprofit corporation's articles of incorporation;
    (c) the name of a foreign corporation as stated in the foreign corporation's:
    (i) articles of incorporation; or
    (ii) document of similar import to articles of incorporation; or
    (d) the name of a foreign nonprofit corporation as stated in the foreign nonprofit corporation's:
    (i) articles of incorporation; or
    (ii) document of similar import to articles of incorporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Corporation: means a nonprofit corporation or a profit corporation. See Utah Code 16-4-102
  • 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.
  • Correct: means conformance to applicable requirements of this chapter. See Utah Code 4-9-102
  • Council: means the career service council, a three-member appeals and personnel advisory board. See Utah Code 17-33-2
  • County: means a unit of local government that is a body corporate and politic and a legal subdivision of the state, with geographic boundaries as described in Section 17-50-104, and powers as provided in Part 3, County Powers. See Utah Code 17-50-101
  • County executive: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • County general fund: means the general fund used by a county. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • County legislative body: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Countywide service: means a service provided in both incorporated and unincorporated areas of a county. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Current period: means the fiscal period in which a budget is prepared and adopted. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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.
  • Delegate: means a person elected or appointed to vote in a representative assembly:
    (a) for the election of a director; or
    (b) on matters other than the election of a director. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Deliver: includes delivery by mail or another means of transmission authorized by Section 16-6a-103, except that delivery to the division means actual receipt by the division. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture and Food created in Chapter 2, Administration. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Department: means any functional unit within a fund which carries on a specific activity. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Director: means the director of personnel management. See Utah Code 17-33-2
  • Director: means a member of the board of directors. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Disease: means any infectious or contagious disease affecting bees, as specified by the department, including American foulbrood. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Distribution: means the payment of a dividend or any part of the income or profit of a nonprofit corporation to the nonprofit corporation's:
    (i) members;
    (ii) directors; or
    (iii) officers. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Division: means the State Fire Marshal Division created in Section 53-7-103. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Division: means the Division of Corporations and Commercial Code. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • domestic corporation: means a corporation for profit that:
    (a) is not a foreign corporation; and
    (b) is incorporated under or subject to Chapter 10a, Utah Revised Business Corporation Act. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • domestic nonprofit corporation: means an entity that:
    (a) is not a foreign nonprofit corporation; and
    (b) is incorporated under or subject to this chapter. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Domesticated elk: means the same as that term is defined in Section 4-39-102. See Utah Code 4-24-102
  • Dwelling unit: includes a hotel room, dormitory room, apartment, condominium, sleeping room in a nursing home, or similar living unit. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Employee: includes an officer of a nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Encumbrance system: means a method of budgetary control where part of an appropriation is reserved to cover a specific expenditure by charging obligations, such as purchase orders, contracts, or salary commitments to an appropriation account. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • 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: includes :
    (a) a domestic or foreign corporation;
    (b) a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation;
    (c) a limited liability company;
    (d) a profit or nonprofit unincorporated association;
    (e) a business trust;
    (f) an estate;
    (g) a partnership;
    (h) a trust;
    (i) two or more persons having a joint or common economic interest;
    (j) a state;
    (k) the United States; or
    (l) a foreign government. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • 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
  • Estimated revenue: means any revenue estimated to be received during the budget period in any fund for which a budget is prepared. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • 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.
  • Executive: when used to describe the powers, duties, or functions of a person or body elected as the county executive or a person appointed as the county manager or administrative officer, refers to:
    (a) the power and duty to carry laws and ordinances into effect and secure their due observance; and
    (b) those powers, duties, and functions that, under constitutional and statutory provisions and through long usage and accepted practice and custom at the federal and state level, have come to be regarded as belonging to the executive branch of government. See Utah Code 17-50-101
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the Department of Commerce. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Executor: includes "administrator" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • 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
  • Fire jurisdiction: means a contiguous geographic area for which there is a single authority having jurisdiction. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Fiscal period: means the annual or biennial period for recording county fiscal operations. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • 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.
  • Foreign corporation: means a corporation for profit incorporated under a law other than the laws of this state. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Foreign nonprofit corporation: means an entity:
    (a) incorporated under a law other than the laws of this state; and
    (b) that would be a nonprofit corporation if formed under the laws of this state. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Fund: means an independent fiscal and accounting entity comprised of a sum of money or other resources segregated for a specific purpose or objective. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Fund balance: means the excess of the assets over liabilities, reserves, and contributions, as reflected by its books of account. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • General fund: is a s defined by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board as reflected in the Uniform Accounting Manual for All Local Governments prepared by the Office of the Utah State Auditor. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Governmental entity: means :
    (a) 
    (i) the executive branch of the state;
    (ii) the judicial branch of the state;
    (iii) the legislative branch of the state;
    (iv) an independent entity, as defined in Section 63E-1-102;
    (v) a political subdivision of the state;
    (vi) a state institution of higher education, as defined in Section 53B-3-102;
    (vii) an entity within the state system of public education; or
    (viii) the National Guard; or
    (b) any of the following that is established or controlled by a governmental entity listed in Subsection (27)(a) to carry out the public's business:
    (i) an office;
    (ii) a division;
    (iii) an agency;
    (iv) a board;
    (v) a bureau;
    (vi) a committee;
    (vii) a department;
    (viii) an advisory board;
    (ix) an administrative unit; or
    (x) a commission. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Governmental subdivision: means :
    (a) a county;
    (b) a city;
    (c) a town; or
    (d) another type of governmental subdivision authorized by the laws of this state. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Guardian: includes a person who:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Hide: means any skins or wool removed from livestock. See Utah Code 4-24-102
  • Hive: means a frame hive, box hive, box, barrel, log, gum skep, or other artificial or natural receptacle that may be used to house bees. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • IFC: means the edition of the International Fire Code adopted under Section 15A-5-103. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Individual: means :
    (a) a natural person;
    (b) the estate of an incompetent individual; or
    (c) the estate of a deceased individual. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Industrial hemp: means any part of a cannabis plant, whether growing or not, with a concentration of less than 0. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Industrial hemp certificate: means a certificate that the department issues to a higher education institution to grow or cultivate industrial hemp under Subsection 4-41-103(1). See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Industrial hemp certificate holder: means a person possessing an industrial hemp certificate that the department issues under this chapter. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Industrial hemp laboratory permit: means a permit that the department issues to a laboratory qualified to test industrial hemp under the state hemp production plan. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Industrial hemp producer license: means a license that the department issues to a person for the purpose of cultivating or processing industrial hemp or an industrial hemp product. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Industrial hemp product: means a product derived from, or made by, processing industrial hemp plants or industrial hemp parts. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Industrial hemp retailer permit: means a permit that the department issues to a retailer who sells any industrial hemp product. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Interfund loan: means a loan of cash from one fund to another, subject to future repayment. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Internal Revenue Code: means the federal "Internal Revenue Code of 1986" as amended from time to time, or to corresponding provisions of subsequent internal revenue laws of the United States of America. See Utah Code 16-6a-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.
  • 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
  • Laboratory permittee: means a person possessing an industrial hemp laboratory permit that the department issues under this chapter. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Land: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Last completed fiscal period: means the fiscal period next preceding the current period. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • 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
  • Legal tender: coins, dollar bills, or other currency issued by a government as official money. Source: U.S. Mint
  • Legislative: when used to describe the powers, duties, or functions of a county commission or council, refers to:
    (a) the power and duty to enact ordinances, levy taxes, and establish budgets; and
    (b) those powers, duties, and functions that, under constitutional and statutory provisions and through long usage and accepted practice and custom at the federal and state level, have come to be regarded as belonging to the legislative branch of government. See Utah Code 17-50-101
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Licensee: means a person possessing an industrial hemp producer license that the department issues under this chapter. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • 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
  • Member: includes :
    (i) "voting member"; and
    (ii) a shareholder in a water company. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Membership: refers to the rights and obligations of a member or members. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Merit system: means a system of personnel administration based on the principles set forth in Section 17-33-3. See Utah Code 17-33-2
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • money: means :
    (i) legal tender;
    (ii) a negotiable instrument; or
    (iii) other cash equivalent readily convertible into legal tender. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Municipal service: means a service not provided on a countywide basis and not accounted for in an enterprise fund, and includes police patrol, fire protection, culinary or irrigation water retail service, water conservation, local parks, sewers, sewage treatment and disposal, cemeteries, garbage and refuse collection, street lighting, airports, planning and zoning, local streets and roads, curb, gutter, and sidewalk maintenance, and ambulance service. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Mutual benefit corporation: means a nonprofit corporation:
    (a) that issues shares of stock to its members evidencing a right to receive distribution of water or otherwise representing property rights; or
    (b) all of whose assets are contributed or acquired by or for the members of the nonprofit corporation or their predecessors in interest to serve the mutual purposes of the members. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • 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
  • NFPA: means the edition of the National Fire Protection Association adopted under Section 15A-5-103. See Utah Code 15A-5-102
  • Non-compliant material: means a hemp plant or hemp product that does not comply with this chapter, including a cannabis plant or product that contains a concentration of 0. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Nonprofit corporation: means a nonprofit corporation as defined in Section 16-6a-102. See Utah Code 16-4-102
  • Notice: means the same as that term is defined in Section 16-6a-103. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Outlays: Outlays are payments made (generally through the issuance of checks or disbursement of cash) to liquidate obligations. Outlays during a fiscal year may be for payment of obligations incurred in prior years or in the same year.
  • Package: means any number of bees in a bee-tight container, with or without a queen, and without comb. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Parasite: means an organism that parasitizes any developmental stage of a bee. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • 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.
  • Permittee: means a person possessing a permit that the department issues under this chapter. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Person: means a natural person or individual, corporation, organization, or other legal entity. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Person: means an:
    (a) individual; or
    (b) entity. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Person: means :
    (a) an individual, partnership, association, firm, trust, limited liability company, or corporation; and
    (b) an agent or employee of an individual, partnership, association, firm, trust, limited liability company, or corporation. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Pest: means an organism that:
    (a) inflicts damage to a bee or bee colony directly or indirectly; or
    (b) may damage apiary equipment in a manner that is likely to have an adverse effect on the health of the colony or an adjacent colony. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Position classification: means a grouping of positions under the same title which are sufficiently similar to be compensated at the same salary range and to which the same tests of ability can be applied. See Utah Code 17-33-2
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Principal office: means :
    (a) the office, in or out of this state, designated by a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation as its principal office in the most recent document on file with the division providing that information, including:
    (i) an annual report;
    (ii) an application for a certificate of authority; or
    (iii) a notice of change of principal office; or
    (b) if no principal office can be determined, a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation's registered office. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Proceeding: includes :
    (a) a civil suit;
    (b) arbitration;
    (c) mediation;
    (d) a criminal action;
    (e) an administrative action; or
    (f) an investigatory action. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Profit corporation: means a corporation as defined in Section 16-10a-102. See Utah Code 16-4-102
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. 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.
  • Raise: means :
    (a) to hold a colony of bees in a hive for the purpose of pollination, honey production, or study, or a similar purpose; and
    (b) when the person holding a colony holds the colony or a package of bees in the state for a period of time exceeding 30 days. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Receive: when used in reference to receipt of a writing or other document by a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation, means the writing or other document is actually received:
    (a) by the domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation at:
    (i) its registered office in this state; or
    (ii) its principal office;
    (b) by the secretary of the domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation, wherever the secretary is found; or
    (c) by another person authorized by the bylaws or the board of directors to receive the writing or other document, wherever that person is found. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Record date: means the date established under Part 6, Members, or Part 7, Member Meetings and Voting, on which a nonprofit corporation determines the identity of the nonprofit corporation's members. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Registered agent: means the registered agent of:
    (a) a domestic nonprofit corporation; or
    (b) a foreign nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Registered office: means the office within this state designated by a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation as its registered office in the most recent document on file with the division providing that information, including:
    (a) articles of incorporation;
    (b) an application for a certificate of authority; or
    (c) a notice of change of registered office. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • 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
  • Retained earnings: means that part of the net earnings retained by an enterprise or internal service fund which is not segregated or reserved for any specific purpose. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • Road: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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
  • Secretary: means the corporate officer to whom the bylaws or the board of directors delegates responsibility under Subsection 16-6a-818(3) for:
    (a) the preparation and maintenance of:
    (i) minutes of the meetings of:
    (A) the board of directors; or
    (B) the members; and
    (ii) the other records and information required to be kept by the nonprofit corporation pursuant to Section 16-6a-1601; and
    (b) authenticating records of the nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-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
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Share: means a share as defined in:
    (a) Section 16-6a-102 for a nonprofit corporation; and
    (b) Section 16-10a-102 for a profit corporation. See Utah Code 16-4-102
  • Share: means a unit of interest in a nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Shareholder: means a person in whose name a share is registered in the records of a nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-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
  • Special fund: means any fund other than the county general fund, such as those described in Section 17-36-6. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • 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 Construction Code: means the State Construction Code adopted by:
    (a) Chapter 2, Adoption of State Construction Code;
    (b) Chapter 2a, Tall Wood Buildings of Mass Timber Construction Incorporated as Part of State Construction Code;
    (c) Chapter 3, Statewide Amendments Incorporated as Part of State Construction Code;
    (d) Chapter 4, Local Amendments Incorporated as Part of State Construction Code; and
    (e) Chapter 6, Additional Construction Requirements. See Utah Code 15A-1-102
  • State Fire Code: means the State Fire Code adopted by Chapter 5, State Fire Code Act. See Utah Code 15A-1-102
  • State hemp production plan: means a plan submitted by the state to, and approved by, the United States Department of Agriculture in accordance with 7 C. See Utah Code 4-41-102
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Sterilize: means to disinfect, decontaminate, sanitize, cleanse, or purify as required by Section 4-10-113. See Utah Code 4-10-102
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Terminal disease: means a pest, parasite, or pathogen that will kill an occupant colony or subsequent colony on the same equipment. See Utah Code 4-11-102
  • Town: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Tribe: means a tribe, band, nation, pueblo, or other organized group or community of Indians, including an Alaska Native village, that is legally recognized as eligible for and is consistent with a special program, service, or entitlement provided by the United States to Indians because of their status as Indians. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Unappropriated surplus: means that part of a fund which is not appropriated for an ensuing budget period. See Utah Code 17-36-3
  • United States: includes a district, authority, office, bureau, commission, department, and another agency of the United States of America. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • 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
  • Utah Code: means the Utah Code Annotated (1953), as amended. See Utah Code 15A-1-102
  • Vote: includes authorization by:
    (a) written ballot; and
    (b) written consent. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Voting group: means all the members of one or more classes of members or directors that, under this chapter, the articles of incorporation, or the bylaws, are entitled to vote and be counted together collectively on a matter. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • voting member: includes a "shareholder" if the nonprofit corporation has shareholders. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Water company: means a corporation in which a shareholder has the right, based on the shareholder's shares, to receive a proportionate share of water delivered by the corporation. See Utah Code 16-4-102
  • Water company: means :
    (a) the same as that term is defined in Subsection 16-4-102(5); or
    (b) a mutual benefit corporation, when the stock in the mutual benefit corporation represents a right to receive a distribution of water for beneficial use. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
  • Weight: means net weight, unless the label declares that the product is sold by drained weight, in which case "weight" means net drained weight. See Utah Code 4-9-102
  • Weights and measures: means the instruments or devices used for weighing or measuring, including an appliance or accessory associated with the instrument or device. See Utah Code 4-9-102
  • Weights and measures registration: means the issuance of a certificate by the commissioner to a weights and measures user. See Utah Code 4-9-102
  • Weights and measures user: means a person who uses weights and measures in trade or commerce. See Utah Code 4-9-102
  • 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
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • logo