Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
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 4-7-110
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 4-24-308
Apiary equipment: means hives, supers, frames, veils, gloves, or other equipment used to handle or manipulate bees, honey, wax, or hives. See Utah Code 4-24-308
Appliance: means any apparatus, tool, machine, or other device used to handle or manipulate bees, wax, honey, or hives. See Utah Code 4-24-308
Article: means a bedding, upholstered furniture, quilted clothing, or filling material. See Utah Code 4-24-105
Family member: means a parent, step-parent, spouse, child, sibling, step-sibling, uncle, aunt, nephew, niece, first cousin, mother-in-law, father-in-law, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandparent, or grandchild. See Utah Code 4-41a-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 4-24-105
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:
incorporated under a law other than the laws of this state; and
that would be a nonprofit corporation if formed under the laws of this state. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
Governmental entity: means :
the executive branch of the state;
the judicial branch of the state;
the legislative branch of the state;
an independent entity, as defined in Section 63E-1-102;
a political subdivision of the state;
a state institution of higher education, as defined in Section 53B-3-102;
an entity within the state system of public education; or
the National Guard; or
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:
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 4-24-308
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 cannabis testing laboratory: means a person that:
conducts a chemical or other analysis of cannabis or a cannabis product; or
acquires, possesses, and transports cannabis or a cannabis product with the intent to conduct a chemical or other analysis of the cannabis or cannabis product. See Utah Code 4-41a-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 4-24-105
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
Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
Livestock: means cattle, sheep, goats, swine, horses, mules, poultry, domesticated elk as defined in Section 4-39-102, or any other domestic animal or domestic furbearer raised or kept for profit. See Utah Code 4-7-110
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
mailing: includes registered or certified mail for which the proper fee is paid. See Utah Code 16-6a-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 4-24-105
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
Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
Mutual benefit corporation: means a nonprofit corporation:
that issues shares of stock to its members evidencing a right to receive distribution of water or otherwise representing property rights; or
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 4-24-105
Nonprofit corporation: includes any domestic or foreign entity that is a predecessor of a nonprofit corporation by reason of a merger or other transaction in which the predecessor's existence ceased upon consummation of the transaction. See Utah Code 16-6a-901
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 4-7-110
Parasite: means an organism that parasitizes any developmental stage of a bee. See Utah Code 4-24-308
Person: means a natural person or individual, corporation, organization, or other legal entity. See Utah Code 4-7-110
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:
an annual report;
an application for a certificate of authority; or
a notice of change of principal office; or
if no principal office can be determined, a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation's registered office. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
Proceeding: means any threatened, pending, or completed action, suit, or proceeding, whether civil, criminal, administrative, or investigative and whether formal or informal. See Utah Code 16-6a-901
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 4-24-105
Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
Raise: means :
to hold a colony of bees in a hive for the purpose of pollination, honey production, or study, or a similar purpose; and
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 4-24-308
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:
by the domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation at:
its registered office in this state; or
its principal office;
by the secretary of the domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation, wherever the secretary is found; or
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
Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
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:
Repair: means to restore, recover, alter, or renew bedding or upholstered furniture for a consideration. See Utah Code 4-24-105
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 4-24-105
Secondhand: means an article or filling material, or portion of an article or filling material, that has previously been used. See Utah Code 4-24-105
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 4-24-105
Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
Shareholder: means a person in whose name a share is registered in the records of a nonprofit corporation. See Utah Code 16-6a-102
State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
Sterilize: means to disinfect, decontaminate, sanitize, cleanse, or purify as required by Section 4-10-113. See Utah Code 4-24-105
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 4-24-105
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 4-24-308
Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
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
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 4-24-105
Used: means an article that has been sold to a consumer and has left the store. See Utah Code 4-24-105
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 48-2e-1156
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 :
the same as that term is defined in Subsection 16-4-102(5); or
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 4-22-101
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 4-22-101
Weights and measures registration: means the issuance of a certificate by the commissioner to a weights and measures user. See Utah Code 4-22-101
Weights and measures user: means a person who uses weights and measures in trade or commerce. See Utah Code 4-22-101
Wholesaler: means a person who offers an article for resale to a retailer or institution rather than a final consumer. See Utah Code 4-24-105