§ 57-21-1 Short title
§ 57-21-2 Definitions
§ 57-21-2.5 Supremacy over local regulations — No special class created for other purposes
§ 57-21-2.7 Nonseverability
§ 57-21-3 Exemptions — Sale by private individuals — Nonprofit organizations — Noncommercial transactions
§ 57-21-4 Conduct and requirements excluded — Defenses
§ 57-21-5 Discriminatory practices enumerated — Protected persons, classes enumerated
§ 57-21-6 Discriminatory housing practices regarding residential real estate-related transactions — Discriminatory housing practices regarding the provisions of brokerage services
§ 57-21-7 Prohibited conduct — Aiding or abetting in discriminatory actions — Obstruction of division investigation — Reprisals
§ 57-21-8 Jurisdiction — Commission — Division
§ 57-21-9 Procedure for an aggrieved person to file a complaint — Conciliation — Investigation — Determination
§ 57-21-10 Judicial election or formal adjudicative hearing
§ 57-21-11 Relief granted — Civil penalties — Enforcement of final order
§ 57-21-12 Other rights of action
§ 57-21-13 Disclosure of information
§ 57-21-14 Effect of federal action

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 57 > Chapter 21 - Utah Fair Housing Act

  • Account: means the Alcoholic Beverage and Substance Abuse Enforcement and Treatment Restricted Account created in Section 32B-2-403. See Utah Code 32B-2-402
  • 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
  • Advisory council: means the Utah Substance Use and Mental Health Advisory Council created in Section 63M-7-301. See Utah Code 32B-2-402
  • Affiliate: means the same as that term is defined in Section 16-6a-102. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Aggrieved person: includes a person who:
    (a) claims to have been injured by a discriminatory housing practice; or
    (b) believes that the person will be injured by a discriminatory housing practice that is about to occur. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Alcoholic beverage: means the following:
    (a) beer; or
    (b) liquor. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Alcoholic product: includes an alcoholic beverage. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Annual conviction time period: means the time period that:
    (i) begins on July 1 and ends on June 30; and
    (ii) immediately precedes the fiscal year for which an appropriation under this part is made. See Utah Code 32B-2-402
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Beer: includes a product that:
    (i) contains alcohol in the percentages described in Subsection (12)(a); and
    (ii) is referred to as:
    (A) beer;
    (B) ale;
    (C) porter;
    (D) stout;
    (E) lager; or
    (F) a malt or malted beverage. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Commission: means the Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission created in Section 32B-2-201. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Commission: means the Labor Commission. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Community location: means :
    (a) a public or private school;
    (b) a church;
    (c) a public library;
    (d) a public playground; or
    (e) a public park. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Complainant: means an aggrieved person, including the director, who has commenced a complaint with the division. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conciliation: means the attempted resolution of an issue raised in a complaint of discriminatory housing practices by the investigation of the complaint through informal negotiations involving the complainant, the respondent, and the division. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Conciliation agreement: means a written agreement setting forth the resolution of the issues in conciliation. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Conciliation conference: means the attempted resolution of an issue raised in a complaint or by the investigation of a complaint through informal negotiations involving the complainant, the respondent, and the division. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Container: means a receptacle that contains an alcoholic product, including:
    (a) a bottle;
    (b) a vessel; or
    (c) a similar item. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Covered multifamily dwelling: means :
    (a) a building consisting of four or more dwelling units if the building has one or more elevators; and
    (b) the ground floor units in other buildings consisting of four or more dwelling units. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Department: means the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control created in Section 32B-2-203. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Director: means the director of the division or a designee. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Disability: means a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of a person's major life activities, including a person having a record of such an impairment or being regarded as having such an impairment. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Discriminate: includes segregate or separate. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Discriminatory housing practice: means an act that is unlawful under this chapter. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Division: means the Division of Antidiscrimination and Labor established under the commission. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Dwelling: means :
    (a) a building or structure, or a portion of a building or structure, occupied as, designed as, or intended for occupancy as a residence of one or more families; or
    (b) vacant land that is offered for sale or lease for the construction or location of a dwelling as described in Subsection (14)(a). See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Familial status: means one or more individuals who have not attained the age of 18 years being domiciled with:
    (i) a parent or another person having legal custody of the one or more individuals; or
    (ii) the designee of the parent or other person having custody, with the written permission of the parent or other person. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • 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.
  • Furnish: includes to:
    (i) serve;
    (ii) deliver; or
    (iii) otherwise make available. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Gender identity: has the meaning provided in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5). See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Guest: means an individual who meets the requirements of Subsection 32B-6-407(9). See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Hotel: means a commercial lodging establishment that:
    (a) offers at least 40 rooms as temporary sleeping accommodations for compensation;
    (b) is capable of hosting conventions, conferences, and food and beverage functions under a banquet contract; and
    (c) 
    (i) has adequate kitchen or culinary facilities on the premises to provide complete meals; or
    (ii) 
    (A) has at least 1,000 square feet of function space consisting of meeting or dining rooms that can be reserved for private use under a banquet contract and can accommodate at least 75 individuals; or
    (B) if the establishment is located in a small or unincorporated locality, has an appropriate amount of function space consisting of meeting or dining rooms that can be reserved for private use under a banquet contract, as determined by the commission. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interdicted person: means a person to whom the sale, offer for sale, or furnishing of an alcoholic product is prohibited by:
    (a) law; or
    (b) court order. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Intoxicated: means that a person:
    (a) is significantly impaired as to the person's mental or physical functions as a result of the use of:
    (i) an alcoholic product;
    (ii) a controlled substance;
    (iii) a substance having the property of releasing toxic vapors; or
    (iv) a combination of Subsections (58)(a)(i) through (iii); and
    (b) exhibits plain and easily observed outward manifestations of behavior or physical signs produced by the overconsumption of an alcoholic product. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Licensee: means a person who holds a license. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Liquor: includes :
    (A) heavy beer;
    (B) wine; and
    (C) a flavored malt beverage. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Local authority: means :
    (a) for premises that are located in an unincorporated area of a county, the governing body of a county;
    (b) for premises that are located in an incorporated city, town, or metro township, the governing body of the city, town, or metro township; or
    (c) for premises that are located in a project area as defined in Section 63H-1-201 and in a project area plan adopted by the Military Installation Development Authority under Title 63H, Chapter 1, Military Installation Development Authority Act, the Military Installation Development Authority. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Minor: means an individual under the age of 21 years. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Municipality: means :
    (i) a city;
    (ii) a town; or
    (iii) a metro township. See Utah Code 32B-2-402
  • National origin: means the place of birth of an individual or of any lineal ancestors. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • offer for sale: means a transaction, exchange, or barter whereby, for consideration, an alcoholic product is either directly or indirectly transferred, solicited, ordered, delivered for value, or by a means or under a pretext is promised or obtained, whether done by a person as a principal, proprietor, or as staff, unless otherwise defined in this title or the rules made by the commission. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Package agency: means a retail liquor location operated:
    (a) under an agreement with the department; and
    (b) by a person:
    (i) other than the state; and
    (ii) who is authorized by the commission in accordance with Chapter 2, Part 6, Package Agency, to sell packaged liquor for consumption off the premises of the package agency. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Package agent: means a person who holds a package agency. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Person: includes one or more individuals, corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, associations, labor organizations, legal representatives, mutual companies, joint-stock companies, trusts, unincorporated organizations, trustees, trustees in cases under the United States Bankruptcy Code, receivers, and fiduciaries. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Premises: means a building, enclosure, or room used in connection with the storage, sale, furnishing, consumption, manufacture, or distribution, of an alcoholic product, unless otherwise defined in this title or rules made by the commission. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • 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.
  • Prevention: is a s defined by rule, in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act, by the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health within the Department of Human Services. See Utah Code 32B-2-402
  • Proof of age: means :
    (i) an identification card;
    (ii) an identification that:
    (A) is substantially similar to an identification card;
    (B) is issued in accordance with the laws of a state other than Utah in which the identification is issued;
    (C) includes date of birth; and
    (D) has a picture affixed;
    (iii) a valid driver license certificate that:
    (A) includes date of birth;
    (B) has a picture affixed; and
    (C) is issued:
    (I) under Title 53, Chapter 3, Uniform Driver License Act; or
    (II) in accordance with the laws of the state in which it is issued;
    (iv) a military identification card that:
    (A) includes date of birth; and
    (B) has a picture affixed; or
    (v) a valid passport. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • real estate: means any right, title, estate, or interest in land, including all nonextracted minerals located in, on, or under the land, all buildings, fixtures and improvements on the land, and all water rights, rights-of-way, easements, rents, issues, profits, income, tenements, hereditaments, possessory rights, claims, including mining claims, privileges, and appurtenances belonging to, used, or enjoyed with the land or any part of the land. See Utah Code 57-1-1
  • Record: includes :
    (i) a book;
    (ii) a book of account;
    (iii) a paper;
    (iv) a contract;
    (v) an agreement;
    (vi) a document; or
    (vii) a recording in any medium. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • 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.
  • Respondent: means a person against whom a complaint of housing discrimination has been initiated. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • salesperson: means a principal broker, an associate broker, or a sales agent as those terms are defined in Section 61-2f-102. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Serve: means to place an alcoholic product before an individual. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • 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.
  • Sex: means gender and includes pregnancy, childbirth, and disabilities related to pregnancy or childbirth. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Sexual orientation: means an individual's actual or perceived orientation as heterosexual, homosexual, or bisexual. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • Source of income: means the verifiable condition of being a recipient of federal, state, or local assistance, including medical assistance, or of being a tenant receiving federal, state, or local subsidies, including rental assistance or rent supplements. See Utah Code 57-21-2
  • State store: means a facility for the sale of packaged liquor:
    (i) located on premises owned or leased by the state; and
    (ii) operated by a state employee. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Store: means to place or maintain in a location an alcoholic product. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • 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.
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