§ 4-32-101 Title
§ 4-32-102 Purpose declaration
§ 4-32-103 Adoption of federal provisions
§ 4-32-104 Emergency rules
§ 4-32-105 Definitions
§ 4-32-106 Meat establishment license — Slaughtering livestock except in licensed meat establishment prohibited — Exceptions — Violation a misdemeanor
§ 4-32-107 Meat establishment and farm custom slaughter licenses — Application — Fees — Expiration — Renewal
§ 4-32-108 Duties of person who holds a farm custom slaughter license
§ 4-32-109 Mandatory functions, powers, and duties of department prescribed
§ 4-32-110 Discretionary functions, powers, and duties of commissioner prescribed
§ 4-32-111 Additional powers of commissioner
§ 4-32-112 Judicial review of orders enforcing chapter
§ 4-32-113 Preparation and slaughter of livestock, poultry, or livestock and poultry products — Adulterated or misbranded products — Violation of rule or order
§ 4-32-114 Unauthorized use or possession of official devices, labels, marks, or certificates — False statements, misrepresentations, and trade secrets
§ 4-32-115 Meat or poultry products to be marked or labeled — Meat or poultry products not intended for human food — Dead, dying, disabled, or diseased animals
§ 4-32-116 Attempt to bribe state officer or employee — Acceptance of bribe — Interference with official duties — Penalties
§ 4-32-117 Inspection of products placed in containers — Supervision of inspector — Access to establishment
§ 4-32-118 Detention of animals or meat or poultry products — Removal of official marks
§ 4-32-119 Quarantine authorized — Conditions giving rise to quarantine
§ 4-32-120 Rules for the construction and operation of meat establishments authorized
§ 4-32-121 Suspension or revocation — Grounds
§ 4-32-122 Denial of application for farm custom slaughter license — Venue for judicial review
§ 4-32-123 Animals slaughtered or the meat and poultry products not intended for human use — No inspection — Products to be denatured or otherwise identified

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 4 > Chapter 32

  • 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 16-10a-102
  • Adjudicative proceeding: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Adulterated: means any meat or poultry product that:
    (a) bears or contains any poisonous or deleterious substance that may render it injurious to health, but, if the substance is not an added substance, the meat or poultry product is not considered adulterated under this subsection if the quantity of the substance in or on the meat or poultry product does not ordinarily render it injurious to health;
    (b) bears or contains, by reason of the administration of any substance to the animal or otherwise, any added poisonous or added deleterious substance that in the judgment of the commissioner makes the meat or poultry product unfit for human food;
    (c) contains, in whole or in part, a raw agricultural commodity and that commodity bears or contains a pesticide chemical that is unsafe within the meaning of 21 U. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • 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.
  • Affiliate: means the same as that term is defined in Section 16-10a-102. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Agricultural operation: includes an agricultural protection area established under Title 17, Chapter 41, Agriculture, Industrial, or Critical Infrastructure Materials Protection Areas. See Utah Code 4-44-102
  • 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
  • Amenable species: means :
    (a) livestock, including cattle, sheep, goats, swine, or equine; or
    (b) poultry, including a domesticated chicken, turkey, duck, goose, guinea, ratite, or squab. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • 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.
  • Animal: means a domesticated or captive mammalian or avian species. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Announcement date: when used in reference to a business combination, means the date of the first public announcement of the final, definitive proposal for the business combination. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Annual benefit report: means a report required under Section 16-10b-401. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Antemortem inspection: means an inspection of a live animal immediately before slaughter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Aquaculture facility: means the same as that term is defined in Section 4-37-103. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Aquatic wildlife: means species of fish, mollusks, crustaceans, aquatic insects, or amphibians. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Armed forces: means the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Articles of incorporation: include :
    (a) amended and restated articles of incorporation;
    (b) articles of merger; and
    (c) a document of a similar import to those described in Subsections (4)(a) and (b). See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Assignment: includes any written stock power, bond power, bill of sale, deed, declaration of trust or other instrument of transfer. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Associate: when used to indicate a relationship with a person, means:
    (a) a corporation or organization of which the person is an officer or partner or is, directly or indirectly, the beneficial owner of 10% or more of any class of voting stock;
    (b) a trust or other estate in which the person has a substantial beneficial interest or as to which the person serves as trustee or in a similar fiduciary capacity; and
    (c) a relative or spouse of the person, or any relative of the spouse, who has the same home as the person. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Assumed corporate name: means a name assumed for use in this state by a foreign corporation pursuant to Section 16-10a-1506 because its corporate name is not available for use in this state. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Ballot: means the storage medium, including a paper, mechanical, or electronic storage medium, that records an individual voter's vote. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Bank: means a person authorized under the laws of this state, another state, or the United States to accept deposits from the public. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Banking business: means the offering of deposit accounts to the public and the conduct of such other business activities as may be authorized by this title. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Beneficial owner: when used with respect to stock, means a person:
    (a) that, individually or with or through any of its affiliates or associates, beneficially owns the stock, directly or indirectly;
    (b) that, individually or with or through any of its affiliates or associates, has:
    (i) the right to acquire the stock:
    (A) whether the right is exercisable immediately or only after the passage of time, pursuant to an agreement, arrangement, or understanding, whether or not in writing; or
    (B) upon the exercise of conversion rights, exchange rights, warrants, or options, or otherwise, except that a person may not be considered the beneficial owner of stock tendered pursuant to a tender or exchange offer made by the person or an affiliate or associate of the person until the tendered stock is accepted for purchase or exchange; or
    (ii) the right to vote the stock pursuant to an agreement, arrangement, or understanding, whether or not in writing, except that a person may not be considered the beneficial owner of any stock under this Subsection (4)(b)(ii) if the agreement, arrangement, or understanding to vote the stock arises solely from a revocable proxy or consent given in response to a proxy or consent solicitation made in accordance with the applicable regulations under the Exchange Act and is not then reportable on a Schedule 13D under the Exchange Act, or any comparable or successor report; or
    (c) that has an agreement, arrangement, or understanding, whether or not in writing, for the purpose of acquiring, holding, voting, except voting pursuant to a revocable proxy or consent as described in Subsection (4)(b)(ii), or disposing of the stock with any other person that beneficially owns, or whose affiliates or associates beneficially own, directly or indirectly, the stock. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • 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
  • Benefit corporation: means a business corporation:
    (a) that elects to become subject to this chapter; and
    (b) the status of which as a benefit corporation has not been terminated. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Benefit director: means the director designated as the benefit director of a benefit corporation under Section 16-10b-302. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Benefit enforcement proceeding: means a proceeding in a court of competent jurisdiction for:
    (a) failure of a benefit corporation to pursue or create general public benefit or a specific public benefit purpose set forth in its articles of incorporation; or
    (b) a violation of an obligation, duty, or standard of conduct under this chapter. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Benefit officer: means the individual designated as the benefit officer of a benefit corporation under Section 16-10b-304. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Big game: means species of hoofed protected wildlife. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Branch: means a place of business of a financial institution, other than its main office, at which deposits are received and paid. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Business combination: when used in reference to any domestic corporation and an interested shareholder of the corporation, means:
    (a) a merger or consolidation of the corporation or any subsidiary of the corporation with:
    (i) the interested shareholder; or
    (ii) any other corporation, whether or not that corporation is an interested shareholder of the corporation, that is, or after the merger or consolidation would be, an affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder;
    (b) any sale, lease, exchange, mortgage, pledge, transfer, or other disposition, in one transaction or a series of transactions, to or with the interested shareholder or any affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder of assets of the corporation or any subsidiary of the corporation:
    (i) having an aggregate market value equal to 10% or more of the aggregate market value of all the assets, determined on a consolidated basis, of the corporation;
    (ii) having an aggregate market value equal to 10% or more of the aggregate market value of all the outstanding stock of the corporation; or
    (iii) representing 10% or more of the earning power or net income, determined on a consolidated basis, of the corporation;
    (c) the issuance or transfer by the corporation or any subsidiary of the corporation, in one transaction or a series of transactions, of any stock of the corporation or any subsidiary of the corporation that has an aggregate market value equal to 5% or more of the aggregate market value of all the outstanding stock of the corporation to the interested shareholder or any affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder except pursuant to the exercise of warrants or rights to purchase stock offered, or a dividend or distribution paid or made, pro rata to all shareholders of the corporation;
    (d) the adoption of any plan or proposal for the liquidation or dissolution of the corporation proposed by, or pursuant to any agreement, arrangement, or understanding, whether or not in writing, with, the interested shareholder or any affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder;
    (e) any reclassification of securities, including a stock split, stock dividend, or other distribution of stock in respect of stock, or any reverse stock split, or recapitalization of the corporation, or any merger or consolidation of the corporation with any subsidiary of the corporation, or any other transaction, whether or not with, into, or otherwise involving the interested shareholder:
    (i) proposed by, or pursuant to any agreement, arrangement, or understanding, whether or not in writing, with, the interested shareholder or any affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder; and
    (ii) that has the effect, directly or indirectly, of increasing the proportionate share of the outstanding shares of any class or series of voting stock or securities convertible into voting stock of the corporation or any subsidiary of the corporation that is directly or indirectly owned by the interested shareholder or any affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder, except as a result of immaterial changes due to fractional share adjustments; or
    (f) a receipt by the interested shareholder or an affiliate or associate of the interested shareholder of the benefit, directly or indirectly, except proportionately as a shareholder of the corporation, of a loan, advance, guarantee, pledge, or other financial assistance or any tax credit or other tax advantage provided by or through the corporation. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Business corporation: means a corporation formed under Chapter 10a, Utah Revised Business Corporation Act, or Chapter 11, Professional Corporation Act. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Bylaws: includes amended bylaws and restated bylaws. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Cannabis: means the same as that term is defined in Section 26-61a-102. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Cannabis production establishment: means a cannabis cultivation facility, a cannabis processing facility, or an independent cannabis testing laboratory. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Capable of use as human food: means any animal carcass, or part or product of a carcass, unless it is denatured or otherwise identified as required by rules of the department to deter the carcass or product's use as human food. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Carcass: means the dead body of an animal or its parts. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Certificate of registration: means a paper-based or electronic document issued under this title, or any rule or proclamation of the Wildlife Board granting authority to engage in activities not covered by a license, permit, or tag. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • City: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Claim of beneficial interest: includes a claim of any interest by a decedent's legatee, distributee, heir or creditor, a beneficiary under a trust, a ward, a beneficial owner of a security registered in the name of a nominee, or a minor owner of a security registered in the name of a custodian, or a claim of any similar interest, whether the claim is asserted by the claimant or by a fiduciary or by any other authorized person in his behalf, and includes a claim that the transfer would be in breach of fiduciary duties. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Commissioner: includes a person authorized by the commissioner to carry out the provisions of this chapter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Financial Institutions. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Common stock: means stock other than preferred stock. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Control: means the power, directly or indirectly, or through or in concert with one or more persons, to:
    (a) direct or exercise a controlling influence over:
    (i) the management or policies of a financial institution; or
    (ii) the election of a majority of the directors or trustees of an institution;
    (b) vote 20% or more of any class of voting securities of a financial institution by an individual; or
    (c) vote more than 10% of any class of voting securities of a financial institution by a person other than an individual. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Convention: means the political party convention at which party officers and delegates are selected. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporate name: means :
    (a) the name of a domestic corporation or a domestic nonprofit corporation as stated in its articles of incorporation; or
    (b) the name of a foreign corporation or a foreign nonprofit corporation as stated in its articles of incorporation or document of similar import. See Utah Code 16-10a-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.
  • Corporation: means a private or public corporation, association or trust issuing a security. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Credit union: means a cooperative, nonprofit association incorporated under:
    (a) Chapter 9, Utah Credit Union Act; or
    (b) 12 U. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Cultivated crops: means :Utah Code 23-16-1.1
  • Custom exempt processing: means processing meat, wild game, amenable species, or nonamenable species as a service for the person who owns the meat, wild game, amenable species, or nonamenable species, if the person:
    (a) uses the meat, meat food products, slaughtered amenable species, wild game, or slaughtered nonamenable species for the person's own consumption, including consumption by immediate family members and nonpaying guests; or
    (b) offers the slaughtered nonamenable species for wholesale or retail sale. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Deliver: includes delivery by mail or another means of transmission authorized by Section 16-10a-103, except that delivery to the division means actual receipt by the division. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture and Food created in Chapter 2, Administration. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Department: means the Department of Financial Institutions. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture and Food. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Depository institution: means a bank, savings and loan association, savings bank, industrial bank, credit union, or other institution that:
    (a) holds or receives deposits, savings, or share accounts;
    (b) issues certificates of deposit; or
    (c) provides to its customers other depository accounts that are subject to withdrawal by checks, drafts, or other instruments or by electronic means to effect third party payments. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Depository institution holding company: means :
    (i) a person other than an individual that:
    (A) has control over a depository institution; or
    (B) becomes a holding company of a depository institution under Section 7-1-703; or
    (ii) a person other than an individual that the commissioner finds, after considering the specific circumstances, is exercising or is capable of exercising a controlling influence over a depository institution by means other than those specifically described in this section. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Depredation mitigation plan: means the plan described in Subsection 23-16-3(2). See Utah Code 23-16-1.1
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Distribution: means the following by a corporation to or for the benefit of its shareholders in respect of any of the corporation's shares:
    (i) a direct or indirect transfer of money or other property, other than a corporation's own shares; or
    (ii) incurrence of indebtedness by the corporation. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Division: means the Division of Wildlife Resources. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Division: means the Division of Corporations and Commercial Code. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Division: means the Division of Corporations and Commercial Code. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • domestic corporation: means a corporation for profit that:
    (a) is not a foreign corporation; and
    (b) is incorporated under or subject to this chapter. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Domicile: means the place:
    (i) where an individual has a fixed permanent home and principal establishment;
    (ii) to which the individual if absent, intends to return; and
    (iii) in which the individual, and the individual's family voluntarily reside, not for a special or temporary purpose, but with the intention of making a permanent home. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Election: means a regular general election, a municipal general election, a statewide special election, a local special election, a regular primary election, a municipal primary election, and a local district election. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Endangered: means wildlife designated as endangered according to Section 3 of the federal Endangered Species Act of 1973. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • 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 and foreign corporation;
    (b) a 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; and
    (l) a foreign government. See Utah Code 16-10a-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
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • 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.
  • Exchange Act: means the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, 15 U. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Executive officer: means :
    (a) a benefit corporation's president;
    (b) a vice president of the benefit corporation in charge of a principal business unit, division, or function; or
    (c) any other officer who performs a policy-making function for the benefit corporation. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Executor: includes "administrator" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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 custom slaughter: means custom exempt slaughtering of an animal, amenable species, or nonamenable species for an owner without official inspection. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Farm custom slaughter license: means a license issued by the department to allow farm custom slaughter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Federal acts: means :
    (a) the Federal Meat Inspection Act, 21 U. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Fee fishing facility: means the same as that term is defined in Section 4-37-103. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Feral: means an animal that is normally domesticated but has reverted to the wild. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiduciary: means an executor, administrator, trustee, guardian, committee, conservator, curator, tutor, custodian or nominee. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Financial institution: means an institution subject to the jurisdiction of the department because of this title. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Financial institution holding company: means a person, other than an individual that has control over a financial institution or a person that becomes a financial institution holding company under this chapter, including an out-of-state or foreign depository institution holding company. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • 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.
  • Fishing: means to take fish or crayfish by any means. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • 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
  • Foreign corporation: means a corporation for profit incorporated under a law other than the law of this state. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Foreign depository institution: means a depository institution chartered or authorized to transact business by a foreign government. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Game: means wildlife normally pursued, caught, or taken by sporting means for human use. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • General public benefit: means a material positive impact on society and the environment:
    (a) taken as a whole;
    (b) assessed against a third-party standard; and
    (c) from the business of a benefit corporation. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Guardian: includes a person who:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Guide: means a person who receives compensation or advertises services for assisting another person to take protected wildlife, including the provision of food, shelter, or transportation, or any combination of these. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Highway: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Home state: means :
    (a) for a state chartered depository institution, the state that charters the institution;
    (b) for a federally chartered depository institution, the state where the institution's main office is located; and
    (c) for a depository institution holding company, the state in which the total deposits of all depository institution subsidiaries are the largest. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Hunting: means to take or pursue a reptile, amphibian, bird, or mammal by any means. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Immediate container: means any consumer package, or any other container, in which meat or poultry products not consumer packaged are packed. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Immediate family: means a parent, spouse, surviving spouse, child, or sibling of a person. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Independent: means having no material relationship with a benefit corporation or a subsidiary of the benefit corporation. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Individual: means :
    (a) a natural person;
    (b) the estate of an incompetent individual; or
    (c) the estate of a deceased individual. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Industrial bank: means a corporation or limited liability company conducting the business of an industrial bank under Chapter 8, Industrial Banks. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Inspector: means a department employee who is trained in:
    (a) humane handling;
    (b) antemortem and postmortem inspection;
    (c) processing inspection; and
    (d) regulatory requirements. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Institution: means :
    (a) a corporation;
    (b) a limited liability company;
    (c) a partnership;
    (d) a trust;
    (e) an association;
    (f) a joint venture;
    (g) a pool;
    (h) a syndicate;
    (i) an unincorporated organization; or
    (j) any form of business entity. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Institution subject to the jurisdiction of the department: means an institution or other person described in Section 7-1-501. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Interested shareholder: when used in reference to a domestic corporation, means a person, other than the corporation or a subsidiary of the corporation, that:
    (i) is the beneficial owner, directly or indirectly, of 20% or more of the outstanding voting stock of the corporation; or
    (ii) is an affiliate or associate of the corporation and at any time within the five-year period immediately before the date in question was the beneficial owner, directly or indirectly, of 20% or more of the then outstanding voting stock of the corporation. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • 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 a display of printed or graphic matter upon any meat or poultry product or the immediate container, not including package liners, of any such product. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Labeling: means all labels and other printed or graphic matter:
    (a) upon any meat or poultry product or any of its containers or wrappers; or
    (b) accompanying a meat or poultry product. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Land: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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
  • Legatee: A beneficiary of a decedent
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Licensee: means a person who holds a valid farm custom slaughter license. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Liquidation: means the act or process of winding up the affairs of an institution subject to the jurisdiction of the department by realizing upon assets, paying liabilities, and appropriating profit or loss, as provided in Chapter 2, Possession of Depository Institution by Commissioner, and Chapter 19, Acquisition of Failing Depository Institutions or Holding Companies. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • 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 4-1-109
  • Local district: means a local government entity under Title 17B, Limited Purpose Local Government Entities - Local Districts, and includes a special service district under Title 17D, Chapter 1, Special Service District Act. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • mailing: means deposit, deposited, or depositing in the United States mail, properly addressed, first class postage prepaid, and includes registered or certified mail for which the proper fee is paid. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Market value: when used in reference to stock or property of a domestic corporation, means:
    (a) in the case of stock:
    (i) the highest closing sale price during the 30-day period immediately preceding the date in question of a share of the stock on the composite tape for New York stock exchange-listed stocks;
    (ii) if the stock is not quoted on the composite tape or listed on the exchange described in Subsection (11)(a)(i), the highest closing sale price during the 30-day period immediately preceding the date in question on the principal United States securities exchange registered under the Exchange Act on which the stock is listed; or
    (iii) if no quotation is available under Subsection (11)(a)(i) or (ii), the fair market value on the date in question of a share of the stock as determined by the board of directors of the corporation in good faith; and
    (b) in the case of property other than cash or stock, the fair market value of the property on the date in question as determined by the board of directors of the corporation in good faith. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Meat: means the edible muscle, and other edible parts, of an animal, including edible:
    (a) skeletal muscle;
    (b) organs;
    (c) muscle found in the tongue, diaphragm, heart, or esophagus; and
    (d) fat, bone, skin, sinew, nerve, or blood vessel that normally accompanies meat and is not ordinarily removed in processing. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Meat establishment: means a plant or fixed premises used to:
    (a) slaughter animals for human consumption; or
    (b) process meat or poultry products for human consumption. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Meat product: means any product capable of use as human food that is made wholly or in part from any meat or other part of the carcass of any non-avian animal. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Medical cannabis: means the same as that term is defined in Section 26-61a-102. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Medical cannabis research license: means a license that the department issues to a research university for the purpose of obtaining and possessing medical cannabis for academic research. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Medical cannabis research licensee: means a research university that the department licenses to obtain and possess medical cannabis for academic research, in accordance with Section 4-41a-901. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Minimum status vote: means :
    (a) in the case of a business corporation, in addition to any other required approval or vote, the satisfaction of the following conditions:
    (i) the shareholders of every class or series may vote as a separate voting group on the corporate action regardless of a limitation stated in the articles of incorporation or bylaws on the voting rights of a class or series; and
    (ii) the corporate action is required to be approved by vote of the shareholders of each class or series entitled to cast at least two-thirds of the votes that all shareholders of the class or series are entitled to cast on the action; or
    (b) in the case of a domestic entity other than a business corporation, in addition to any other required approval, vote, or consent, the satisfaction of the following conditions:
    (i) the holders of every class or series of equity interest in the entity that are entitled to receive a distribution of any kind from the entity may vote on or consent to the action regardless of any otherwise applicable limitation on the voting or consent rights of a class or series; and
    (ii) the action must be approved by vote or consent of the holders described in Subsection (12)(b)(i) entitled to cast at least two-thirds of the votes or consents that all of those holders are entitled to cast on the action. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Misbranded: means any meat or poultry product that:
    (a) bears a label that is false or misleading in any particular;
    (b) is offered for sale under the name of another food;
    (c) is an imitation of another food, unless the label bears, in type of uniform size and prominence, the word "imitation" followed by the name of the food imitated;
    (d) if it has a container, the container is made, formed, or filled as to be misleading;
    (e) does not bear a label showing:
    (i) the name and place of business of the manufacturer, packer, or distributor; and
    (ii) an accurate statement of the quantity of the product in terms of weight, measure, or numerical count, provided that under this Subsection (27)(e), exemptions as to meat and poultry products not in containers may be established by rules of the department and that under this Subsection (27)(e)(ii), reasonable variations may be permitted, and exemptions for small packages may be established for meat or poultry products by rule of the department;
    (f) does not bear any word, statement, or other information required by or under authority of this chapter to appear on the label or other labeling that is not prominently placed with such conspicuousness, as compared with other words, statements, designs, or devices, in the labeling, and in such terms as to render it likely to be read and understood by the ordinary individual under customary conditions of purchase and use;
    (g) is a food for which a definition and standard of identity or composition has been prescribed by rules of the department under Section 4-32-109 if the food does not conform to the definition and standard and the label does not bear the name of the food and any other information that is required by the rule;
    (h) is a food for which a standard of fill has been prescribed by rule of the department for the container and the actual fill of the container falls below that prescribed unless the food's label bears, in a manner and form as the rule specifies, a statement that the food falls below the standard;
    (i) is a food for which no standard or definition of identity has been prescribed under Subsection (27)(g) unless the label bears:
    (i) the common or usual name of the food, if there be any; and
    (ii) if the food is fabricated from two or more ingredients, the common or usual name of each such ingredient, except that spices, flavorings, and colorings may, when authorized by the department, be designated as spices, flavorings, and colorings without naming each, provided that to the extent that compliance with the requirements of this Subsection (27)(i)(ii) is impracticable, or results in deception or unfair competition, exemptions shall be established by rule;
    (j) is a food that purports to be or is represented to be for special dietary uses, unless the label bears information concerning the food's vitamin, mineral, and other dietary properties as the department, after consultation with the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, prescribes by rules as necessary to inform purchasers as to the food's value for special dietary uses;
    (k) bears or contains any artificial flavoring, artificial coloring, or chemical preservative, unless the food bears labeling stating that fact, provided that to the extent that compliance with the requirements of this subsection are impracticable, exemptions shall be prescribed by rules of the department; or
    (l) does not bear directly thereon and on the food's containers, as the department may prescribe by rule, the official inspection legend and establishment number of the official establishment where the product was prepared, and, unrestricted by any of the foregoing, other information as the department may require by rule to assure that the meat or poultry product will not have false or misleading labeling and that the public will be informed of the manner of handling required to maintain the meat or poultry product in a wholesome condition. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mitigation review panel: means the panel created under Section 23-16-3. See Utah Code 23-16-1.1
  • Money services business: includes :
    (i) a check casher;
    (ii) a deferred deposit lender;
    (iii) an issuer or seller of traveler's checks or money orders; and
    (iv) a money transmitter. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • 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.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Municipality: means a city, town, or metro township. See Utah Code 20A-1-102
  • Natural flowing stream: includes perennial or intermittent water flows in a:
    (i) realigned or modified channel that replaces the historic, natural flowing stream channel; and
    (ii) dredged natural flowing stream channel. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Natural lake: means a perennial or intermittent body of water that collects on the surface of the earth exclusively through the forces of nature and without human assistance. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Nonamenable species: includes domesticated game, as defined in Section 4-32a-201. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Nonresident: means a person who does not qualify as a resident. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Notice: is a s provided in Section 16-10a-103. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • NOW account: means a savings account from which the owner may make withdrawals by negotiable or transferable instruments for the purpose of making transfers to third parties. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Nuisance: means anything that is injurious to health, indecent, offensive to the senses, or an obstruction to the free use of property, so as to interfere with the comfortable enjoyment of life or property. See Utah Code 4-44-102
  • 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.
  • Official certificate: means any certificate prescribed by rules of the department for issuance by an inspector or other person performing official functions under this chapter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Official device: means a device prescribed or authorized by the commissioner for use in applying an official mark. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Official establishment: means an establishment at which inspection of the slaughter of animals or the preparation of meat or poultry products is maintained under the authority of this chapter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Official inspection: means mandatory inspection, carried out under grant of inspection issued by the department, of a slaughtered animal or preparation for slaughtering an animal, if the animal is intended for human consumption. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Official inspection legend: means a symbol prescribed by rules of the department showing that a meat or poultry product was inspected and passed in accordance with this chapter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Official mark: means the official legend or other symbol prescribed by rules of the department to identify the status of an animal carcass or meat or poultry product under this chapter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Oppressive conduct: means a continuing course of conduct, a significant action, or a series of actions that substantially interferes with the interests of a shareholder as a shareholder. See Utah Code 16-10a-1901
  • Oppressive conduct: means a continuing course of conduct, a significant action, or a series of actions that substantially interferes with the interests of a shareholder as a shareholder. See Utah Code 16-10a-1901 v2
  • 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
  • Out-of-state: means , in reference to a depository institution or depository institution holding company, an institution or company whose home state is not Utah. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • package: means any box, can, tin, cloth, plastic, or other receptacle, wrapper, or cover. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • 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.
  • Permit: means a paper-based or electronic document, including a stamp, that grants authority to engage in specified activities under this title or a rule or proclamation of the Wildlife Board. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Person: means a natural person or individual, corporation, organization, or other legal entity. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Person: means an individual, association, partnership, government agency, corporation, or an agent of the foregoing. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Person: includes an individual, a corporation, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, two or more persons having a joint or common interest, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Possession: means actual or constructive possession. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Postmortem inspection: means an inspection of a slaughtered food animal's carcass after slaughter. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Poultry: means any domesticated bird, whether living or dead. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Poultry product: means any product capable of use as human food that is made wholly or in part from any poultry carcass, excepting products that contain poultry ingredients in relatively small proportion or that historically have not been considered by consumers as products of the poultry food industry, and that are exempted from definition as a poultry product by the commissioner. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • 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
  • Preferred stock: means a class or series of stock of a domestic corporation that under the bylaws or articles of incorporation of the corporation:
    (a) is entitled to receive payment of dividends before any payment of dividends on some other class or series of stock; or
    (b) is entitled in the event of a voluntary liquidation, dissolution, or winding up of the corporation to receive payment or distribution of a preferential amount before a payment or distribution is received by some other class or series of stock. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Prepared: means slaughtered, canned, salted, stuffed, rendered, boned, cut up, or otherwise manufactured or processed. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • 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 office: means the office, in or out of this state, designated by a domestic or foreign corporation as its principal office in the most recent document on file with the division providing the information, including:
    (a) an annual report;
    (b) an application for a certificate of authority; or
    (c) a notice of change of principal office. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Private fish pond: means a pond, reservoir, or other body of water, including a fish culture system, located on privately owned land where privately owned fish:
    (i) are propagated or kept for a private noncommercial purpose; and
    (ii) may be taken without a fishing license. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Private stocking: means an authorized release of privately owned, live fish in the waters of the state not eligible as a private fish pond under Section 23-15-10 or aquaculture facility or fee fishing facility under Title 4, Chapter 37, Aquaculture Act. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Proceeding: includes :
    (a) a civil suit;
    (b) arbitration or mediation; and
    (c) a criminal, administrative, or investigatory action. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Process: means to cut, grind, manufacture, compound, smoke, intermix, or prepare meat or poultry products. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Proclamation: means the publication used to convey a statute, rule, policy, or pertinent information as it relates to wildlife. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Protected aquatic wildlife: means aquatic wildlife as defined in Subsection (3), except as provided in Subsection (37)(b). See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Protected wildlife: means wildlife as defined in Subsection (54), except as provided in Subsection (38)(b). See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Publicly traded corporation: means a business corporation that has shares listed on a national securities exchange or traded in a market maintained by one or more members of a national securities association. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Receive: when used in reference to receipt of a writing or other document by a domestic or foreign corporation, means the writing or other document is actually received by:
    (a) the corporation at its:
    (i) registered office in this state; or
    (ii) principal office;
    (b) the secretary of the corporation, wherever the secretary is found; or
    (c) 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 16-10a-102
  • Receivership: means the administration and management of the affairs of an institution subject to the jurisdiction of the department to conserve, preserve, and properly dispose of the assets, liabilities, and revenues of an institution in possession, as provided in Chapter 2, Possession of Depository Institution by Commissioner, and Chapter 19, Acquisition of Failing Depository Institutions or Holding Companies. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Record date: means the date established under Part 6, Shares and Distributions, or Part 7, Shareholders, on which a corporation determines the identity of its shareholders. See Utah Code 16-10a-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 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 16-10a-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.
  • Research university: means the same as that term is defined in Section 53B-7-702 and a private, nonprofit college or university in the state that:
    (a) is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities;
    (b) grants doctoral degrees; and
    (c) has a laboratory containing or a program researching a schedule I controlled substance described in Section 58-37-4. See Utah Code 4-41a-102
  • Reservoir constructed on a natural stream channel: means a body of water collected and stored on the course of a natural flowing stream by impounding the stream through excavation or diking. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Resident: means a person who:
    (i) has been domiciled in the state for six consecutive months immediately preceding the purchase of a license; and
    (ii) does not claim residency for hunting, fishing, or trapping in any other state or country. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Savings account: means a deposit or other account at a depository institution that is not a transaction account. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Savings and loan association: means :
    (a) a federal savings and loan association; and
    (b) an out-of-state savings and loan association. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Security: includes any share of stock, bond, debenture, note or other security issued by a corporation which is registered as to ownership on the books of the corporation. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Sell: means to offer or possess for sale, barter, exchange, or trade, or the act of selling, bartering, exchanging, or trading. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • service organization: means a corporation or other business entity owned or controlled by one or more financial institutions that is engaged or proposes to engage in business activities related to the business of financial institutions. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • 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.
  • Share: means the unit into which the proprietary interests in a corporation are divided. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Shareholder: means :
    (i) the person in whose name a share is registered in the records of a corporation; or
    (ii) the beneficial owner of a share to the extent recognized pursuant to Section 16-10a-723. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Short-term fishing event: means an event when privately acquired fish are held or confined for a period not to exceed 10 days for the purpose of providing fishing or recreational opportunity and where no fee is charged as a requirement to fish. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Signature: includes a name, mark, or sign written with the intent to authenticate an instrument or writing. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Slaughter: means :
    (a) the killing of an animal, amenable species, or nonamenable species in a humane manner including skinning or dressing; or
    (b) the process of performing any of the specified acts in preparing an animal, amenable species, or nonamenable species for human consumption. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Specific public benefit: includes :
    (a) providing low-income or underserved individuals or communities with beneficial products or services;
    (b) promoting economic opportunity for individuals or communities beyond the creation of jobs in the normal course of business;
    (c) protecting or restoring the environment;
    (d) improving human health;
    (e) promoting the arts, sciences, or advancement of knowledge;
    (f) increasing the flow of capital to entities with a purpose to benefit society or the environment; and
    (g) conferring any other particular benefit on society or the environment. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Spotlighting: means throwing or casting the rays of any spotlight, headlight, or other artificial light on any highway or in any field, woodland, or forest while having in possession a weapon by which protected wildlife may be killed. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • State: means , unless the context demands otherwise:
    (a) a state;
    (b) the District of Columbia; or
    (c) the territories of the United States. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • 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.
  • Stock: means :
    (a) a stock or similar security, a certificate of interest, any participation in a profit sharing agreement, a voting trust certificate, or a certificate of deposit for stock;
    (b) a security convertible, with or without consideration, into stock;
    (c) a warrant, call, or other option or privilege of buying stock without being bound to do so; or
    (d) any other security carrying a right to acquire, subscribe to, or purchase stock. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subsidiary: means a business entity under the control of an institution. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Subsidiary: means , in relation to a person, an entity in which the person owns beneficially or of record 50% or more of the outstanding equity interests, calculated as if all outstanding rights to acquire equity interests in the entity had been exercised. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Swear: includes "affirm. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Tag: means a card, label, or other paper-based or electronic means of identification used to document harvest of protected wildlife. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Take: means to:
    (a) hunt, pursue, harass, catch, capture, possess, angle, seine, trap, or kill any protected wildlife; or
    (b) attempt any action referred to in Subsection (48)(a). See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • 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 standard: means a recognized standard for defining, reporting, and assessing corporate social and environmental performance that:
    (a) assesses the effect of the business and its operations upon the interests listed in Subsections 16-10b-301(1)(a)(ii), (iii), (iv), and (v);
    (b) is developed by an entity that is not controlled by the benefit corporation;
    (c) is developed by an entity that both:
    (i) has access to necessary expertise to assess overall corporate social and environmental performance; and
    (ii) uses a balanced multistakeholder approach to develop the standard, including a reasonable public comment period; or
    (d) makes the following information publicly available:
    (i) about the standard:
    (A) the criteria considered when measuring the overall social and environmental performance of a business; and
    (B) the relative weightings, if any, of those criteria; and
    (ii) about the development and revision of the standard:
    (A) the identity of the directors, officers, material owners, and the governing body of the entity that developed and controls revisions to the standard;
    (B) the process by which revisions to the standard and changes to the membership of the governing body are made; or
    (C) an accounting of the revenue and sources of financial support for the entity, with sufficient detail to disclose a relationship that could reasonably be considered to present a potential conflict of interest. See Utah Code 16-10b-103
  • Threatened: means wildlife designated as such pursuant to Section 3 of the federal Endangered Species Act of 1973. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • 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.
  • Transaction account: includes :
    (i) demand deposits;
    (ii) NOW accounts;
    (iii) savings deposits subject to automatic transfers; and
    (iv) share draft accounts. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Transfer: means a change on the books of a corporation in the registered ownership of a security. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Transfer agent: means a person employed or authorized by a corporation to transfer securities issued by the corporation. See Utah Code 22-5-2
  • Trapping: means taking protected wildlife with a trapping device. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Tribal corporation: means a corporation:
    (a) incorporated under the law of a tribe; and
    (b) that is at least 51% owned or controlled by the tribe. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Trust company: means a person authorized to conduct a trust business, as provided in Chapter 5, Trust Business. See Utah Code 7-1-103
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • 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
  • Voting group: means all shares of one or more classes or series that under the articles of incorporation or this chapter are entitled to vote and be counted together collectively on a matter at a meeting of shareholders. See Utah Code 16-10a-102
  • Voting stock: means shares of capital stock of a corporation entitled to vote generally in the election of directors. See Utah Code 16-10a-1802
  • Wild game: means a species, the products of which are food, that is not classified as an amenable species or nonamenable species, including:
    (a) a deer;
    (b) an elk;
    (c) an antelope;
    (d) a moose;
    (e) a bison;
    (f) a rabbit; and
    (g) a bird. See Utah Code 4-32-105
  • Wildlife: means :
    (a) crustaceans, including brine shrimp and crayfish;
    (b) mollusks; and
    (c) vertebrate animals living in nature, except feral animals. See Utah Code 23-13-2
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
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