§ 4-4-101 Title
§ 4-4-102 Department to establish egg grades and standards — Authority to make and enforce rules
§ 4-4-103 Definitions
§ 4-4-104 Unlawful acts specified
§ 4-4-105 Maintenance of candling records — Inspection of records
§ 4-4-106 Retailers exempt from prosecution — Conditions for exemption
§ 4-4-107 Exemptions from regulation
§ 4-4-108 Packaging for small producer

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 4 > Chapter 4

  • Adherent yolk: means the yolk has settled to one side and become fastened to the shell. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • 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.
  • Affected entity: means :
    (i) a county of the first or second class in whose unincorporated area the area proposed for annexation is located;
    (ii) a county of the third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class in whose unincorporated area the area proposed for annexation is located, if the area includes residents or commercial or industrial development;
    (iii) a local district under Title 17B, Limited Purpose Local Government Entities - Local Districts, or special service district under Title 17D, Chapter 1, Special Service District Act, whose boundary includes any part of an area proposed for annexation;
    (iv) a school district whose boundary includes any part of an area proposed for annexation, if the boundary is proposed to be adjusted as a result of the annexation; and
    (v) a municipality whose boundaries are within 1/2 mile of an area proposed for annexation. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Agricultural operation: means a farm, ranch, or animal feeding operation. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • 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
  • Agriculture water: means :
    (a) water used by a farm, ranch, or feedlot for the production of food, fiber, or fuel;
    (b) the return flow of water from irrigated agriculture; or
    (c) agricultural storm water runoff. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • Albumen: means the white of an egg. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Alternate: means a substitute for a district supervisor if the district supervisor cannot attend a meeting. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • 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 feeding operation: means a facility where animals, other than aquatic animals, are stabled or confined and fed or maintained for a total of 45 days or more in any 12-month period. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • Annexation petition: means a petition under Section 10-2-403 proposing the annexation to a municipality of a contiguous, unincorporated area that is contiguous to the municipality. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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
  • Appropriation: means an allocation of money by the governing body for a specific purpose. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Best management practices: means practices, including management policies and the use of technology, used by each sector of agriculture in the production of food and fiber that are commonly accepted practices, or that are at least as effective as commonly accepted practices, and that:
    (a) protect the environment;
    (b) protect human health;
    (c) ensure the humane treatment of animals; and
    (d) promote the financial viability of agricultural production. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • Black rot: means the egg has deteriorated to such an extent that the whole interior presents a blackened appearance. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Black spot: means mold or bacteria have developed in isolated areas inside the shell. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Blood ring: means bacteria have developed to such an extent that blood is formed. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Budget: means a plan of financial operations for a fiscal period which embodies estimates of proposed expenditures for given purposes and the proposed means of financing them. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Budget officer: means the city auditor in a city of the first and second class, the mayor or some person appointed by the mayor with the approval of the city council in a city of the third, fourth, or fifth class, the mayor in the council-mayor optional form of government, or the person designated by the charter in a charter city. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Budget period: means the fiscal period for which a budget is prepared. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Candling: means the act of determining the condition of an egg by holding it before a strong light in such a way that the light shines through the egg and reveals the egg's contents. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Certifying agency: means :
    (a) an agency authorized under the laws of a state, territory, or possession to officially certify seed and that has standards and procedures approved by the United States Secretary of Agriculture to assure the genetic purity and identity of the seed certified; or
    (b) an agency of a foreign country determined by the United States Secretary of Agriculture to adhere to procedures and standards for seed certification. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Check: means an order in a specific amount drawn upon a depository by an authorized officer of a city. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • City: means a municipality that is classified by population as a city of the first class, a city of the second class, a city of the third class, a city of the fourth class, or a city of the fifth class, under Section 10-2-301. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • City general fund: means the general fund used by a city. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Commission: means the Conservation Commission created in Section 4-18-104. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • Commission: means a boundary commission established under Section 10-2-409 for the county in which the property that is proposed for annexation is located. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture and food. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Complete record: includes seed samples and records of declarations, labels, purchases, sales, conditioning, bulking, treatment, handling, storage, analyses, tests, and examinations. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Contiguous: means :
    (a) if used to described an area, continuous, uninterrupted, and without an island of territory not included as part of the area; and
    (b) if used to describe an area's relationship to another area, sharing a common boundary. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • County executive: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • County legislative body: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Current period: means the fiscal period in which a budget is prepared and adopted, i. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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 that carries on a specific activity, such as a fire or police department within a city general fund. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Enterprise fund: means a fund as defined by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board that is used by a municipality to report an activity for which a fee is charged to users for goods or services. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • 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 the amount of revenue estimated to be received from all sources during the budget period in each fund for which a budget is being prepared. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • 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.
  • Expansion area: means the unincorporated area that is identified in an annexation policy plan under Section 10-2-401. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Feasibility consultant: means a person or firm with expertise in the processes and economics of local government. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Financial officer: means the mayor in the council-mayor optional form of government or the city official as authorized by Section 10-6-158. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Fiscal period: means the annual or biennial period for accounting for fiscal operations in each city. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Fund: is a s defined by generally accepted accounting principles as reflected in the Uniform Accounting Manual for Utah Cities. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • 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 10-6-106
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Governing body: means collectively the legislative body and the executive of any municipality. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Governing body: means a city council, or city commission, as the case may be, but the authority to make any appointment to any position created by this chapter is vested in the mayor in the council-mayor optional form of government. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Highway: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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 10-6-106
  • 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: includes a representation on an invoice, bill, or letterhead. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Land: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Last completed fiscal period: means the fiscal period next preceding the current period. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Legislative body: means the legislative body of the municipality. See Utah Code 10-15-3
  • 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 4-1-109
  • Lot: means a definite quantity of seed identified by a number or other mark, every portion or bag of which is uniform within recognized tolerances for the factors that appear in the labeling. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Mall intersection: means any intersection of a street constituting a part of a pedestrian mall with any street which intersection is itself part of a pedestrian mall. See Utah Code 10-15-3
  • Moldy: means mold spores have formed within the shell. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Municipal: means of or relating to a municipality. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Municipal selection committee: means a committee in each county composed of the mayor of each municipality within that county. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Municipality: means :
    (a) a city of the first class, city of the second class, city of the third class, city of the fourth class, city of the fifth class;
    (b) a town, as classified in Section 10-2-301; or
    (c) a metro township as that term is defined in Section 10-2a-403 unless the term is used in the context of authorizing, governing, or otherwise regulating the provision of municipal services. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Municipality: includes every city or town within this state. See Utah Code 10-15-3
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Pedestrian mall: means one or more streets or portions thereof, on which vehicular traffic is, or is to be, restricted in whole or in part and which is, or is to be, used exclusively or primarily for pedestrian travel. See Utah Code 10-15-3
  • Peninsula: when used to describe an unincorporated area, means an area surrounded on more than 1/2 of its boundary distance, but not completely, by incorporated territory and situated so that the length of a line drawn across the unincorporated area from an incorporated area to an incorporated area on the opposite side shall be less than 25% of the total aggregate boundaries of the unincorporated area. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Person: means a natural person or individual, corporation, organization, or other legal entity. See Utah Code 4-1-109
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, corporation, company, association, receiver, trustee, or agent. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, partnership, organization, association, trust, governmental agency, or any other legal entity. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • petitioner: means :
    (a) one or more persons who:
    (i) own title to real property within the area proposed for disconnection; and
    (ii) sign a request for disconnection proposing to disconnect the area proposed for disconnection from the municipality; or
    (b) the mayor of the municipality within which the area proposed for disconnection is located who signs a request for disconnection proposing to disconnect the area proposed for disconnection from the municipality. See Utah Code 10-2-501
  • Planning advisory area: means the same as that term is defined in Section 17-27a-306. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Public funds: means any money or payment collected or received by an officer or employee of the city acting in an official capacity and includes money or payment to the officer or employee for services or goods provided by the city, or the officer or employee while acting within the scope of employment or duty. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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.
  • Road: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • 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.
  • Signature: includes a name, mark, or sign written with the intent to authenticate an instrument or writing. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Small producer: means a producer of shell eggs:
    (a) having less than 3,000 layers;
    (b) selling only to an ultimate consumer; and
    (c) who is exempt from 21 C. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Sowing: means the placement of agricultural seed, vegetable seed, flower seed, tree and shrub seed, or seed for sprouting in a selected environment for the purpose of obtaining plant growth. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Special fund: means any fund other than the city general fund. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Specified county: means a county of the second, third, fourth, fifth, or sixth class. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • 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
  • Street: means any public road, street, highway, alley, lane, court, way, or place of any nature open to the use of the public, excluding state highways. See Utah Code 10-15-3
  • Sustainable agriculture: means agriculture production and practices that promote:
    (a) the environmental responsibility of owners and operators of farms, ranches, and feedlots; and
    (b) the profitability of owners and operators of farms, ranches, and feedlots. See Utah Code 4-18-103
  • Town: means a municipality classified by population as a town under Section 10-2-301. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Tree and shrub seed: includes seed of woody plants commonly known and sold as tree and shrub seeds in this state. See Utah Code 4-16-102
  • Ultimate consumer: means a household consumer, restaurant, institution, or any other person who has purchased or received shell eggs for consumption. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Unincorporated: means not within a municipality. See Utah Code 10-1-104
  • Unincorporated peninsula: means an unincorporated area:
    (i) that is part of a larger unincorporated area;
    (ii) that extends from the rest of the unincorporated area of which it is a part;
    (iii) that is surrounded by land that is within a municipality, except where the area connects to and extends from the rest of the unincorporated area of which it is a part; and
    (iv) whose width, at any point where a straight line may be drawn from a place where it borders a municipality to another place where it borders a municipality, is no more than 25% of the boundary of the area where it borders a municipality. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Urban development: means :
    (i) a housing development with more than 15 residential units and an average density greater than one residential unit per acre; or
    (ii) a commercial or industrial development for which cost projections exceed $750,000 for all phases. See Utah Code 10-2-401
  • Utah Code: means the 1953 recodification of the Utah Code, as amended, unless the text expressly references a portion of the 1953 recodification of the Utah Code as it existed:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Utility: means a utility owned by a city, in whole or in part, that provides electricity, gas, water, or sewer, or any combination of them. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • Warrant: means an order drawn upon the city treasurer, in the absence of sufficient money in the city's depository, by an authorized officer of a city for the purpose of paying a specified amount out of the city treasury to the person named or to the bearer as money becomes available. See Utah Code 10-6-106
  • white rot: means putrid or rotten. See Utah Code 4-4-103
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
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