Part 1 General Provisions 63G-12-101 – 63G-12-106
Part 2 Guest Worker Program 63G-12-201 – 63G-12-212
Part 3 Employee Verification and Employer Sanctions 63G-12-301 – 63G-12-306
Part 4 Identification and General Verification 63G-12-401 – 63G-12-402

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 63G > Chapter 12

  • Administrator: includes "executor" when the subject matter justifies the use. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • 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.
  • Basic health insurance plan: means a health plan that is actuarially equivalent to a federally qualified high deductible health plan. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Camper: means a structure designed, used, and maintained primarily to be mounted on or affixed to a motor vehicle that contains a floor and is designed to provide a mobile dwelling, sleeping place, commercial space, or facilities for human habitation or for camping. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • City: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Commission: means the State Tax Commission. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Department: means the Department of Public Safety created in Section 53-1-103. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Division: means the Motor Vehicle Division of the commission, created in Section 41-1a-106. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • E-verify program: means the electronic verification of the work authorization program of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigration Responsibility Act of 1996, 8 U. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Employee: means an individual employed by an employer under a contract for hire. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Employer: means a person who has one or more employees employed in the same business, or in or about the same establishment, under any contract of hire, express or implied, oral or written. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Family member: means for an undocumented individual:
    (a) a member of the undocumented individual's immediate family;
    (b) the undocumented individual's grandparent;
    (c) the undocumented individual's sibling;
    (d) the undocumented individual's grandchild;
    (e) the undocumented individual's nephew;
    (f) the undocumented individual's niece;
    (g) a spouse of an individual described in this Subsection (6); or
    (h) an individual who is similar to one listed in this Subsection (6). See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Gross laden weight: means the actual weight of a vehicle or combination of vehicles, equipped for operation, to which shall be added the maximum load to be carried. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Guardian: includes a person who:Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Guest worker: means an undocumented individual who holds a guest worker permit. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Guest worker permit: means a permit issued in accordance with Section 63G-12-207 to an undocumented individual who meets the eligibility criteria of Section 63G-12-205. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Highway: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Immediate family: means for an undocumented individual:
    (a) the undocumented individual's spouse; or
    (b) a child of the undocumented individual if the child is:
    (i) under 21 years of age; and
    (ii) unmarried. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Immediate family permit: means a permit issued in accordance with Section 63G-12-207 to an undocumented individual who meets the eligibility criteria of Section 63G-12-206. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Motor vehicle: means a self-propelled vehicle intended primarily for use and operation on the highways. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Operate: includes testing of an automated driving system. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Owner: means a person, other than a lienholder, holding title to a vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor whether or not the vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor is subject to a security interest. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Permit: means a permit issued under Part 2, Guest Worker Program, and includes:
    (a) a guest worker permit; and
    (b) an immediate family permit. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Permit holder: means an undocumented individual who holds a permit. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Private employer: means an employer who is not the federal government or a public employer. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Program: means the Guest Worker Program described in Section 63G-12-201. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Program start date: means the day on which the department is required to implement the program under Subsection 63G-12-202(3). See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Public employer: means an employer that is:
    (a) the state of Utah or any administrative subunit of the state;
    (b) a state institution of higher education, as defined in Section 53B-3-102;
    (c) a political subdivision of the state including a county, city, town, school district, local district, or special service district; or
    (d) an administrative subunit of a political subdivision. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Registration: means a document issued by a jurisdiction that allows operation of a vehicle or vessel on the highways or waters of this state for the time period for which the registration is valid and that is evidence of compliance with the registration requirements of the jurisdiction. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Relevant contact information: means the following for an undocumented individual:
    (a) the undocumented individual's name;
    (b) the undocumented individual's residential address;
    (c) the undocumented individual's residential telephone number;
    (d) the undocumented individual's personal email address;
    (e) the name of the person with whom the undocumented individual has a contract for hire;
    (f) the name of the contact person for the person listed in Subsection (18)(e);
    (g) the address of the person listed in Subsection (18)(e);
    (h) the telephone number for the person listed in Subsection (18)(e);
    (i) the names of the undocumented individual's immediate family members;
    (j) the names of the family members who reside with the undocumented individual; and
    (k) any other information required by the department by rule made in accordance with Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • 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.
  • Restricted account: means the Immigration Act Restricted Account created in Section 63G-12-103. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Semitrailer: means a vehicle without motive power designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and constructed so that some part of its weight and its load rests or is carried by another vehicle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Special group license plate: means a type of license plate designed for a particular group of people or a license plate authorized and issued by the division in accordance with Section 41-1a-418. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Status verification system: includes :
    (i) the e-verify program;
    (ii) an equivalent federal program designated by the United States Department of Homeland Security or other federal agency authorized to verify the work eligibility status of a newly hired employee pursuant to the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986;
    (iii) the Social Security Number Verification Service or similar online verification process implemented by the United States Social Security Administration; or
    (iv) an independent third-party system with an equal or higher degree of reliability as the programs, systems, or processes described in Subsection (21)(b)(i), (ii), or (iii). See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Title: means the right to or ownership of a vehicle, vessel, or outboard motor. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Town: includes , depending on population, a metro township as defined in Section 10-3c-102. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Trailer: means a vehicle without motive power designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and constructed so that no part of its weight rests upon the towing vehicle. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • U-verify program: means the verification procedure developed by the department in accordance with Section 63G-12-210. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Unauthorized alien: is a s defined in 8 U. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • Undocumented individual: means an individual who:
    (a) lives or works in the state; and
    (b) is not in compliance with the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U. See Utah Code 63G-12-102
  • United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Vehicle: includes a motor vehicle, trailer, semitrailer, off-highway vehicle, camper, park model recreational vehicle, manufactured home, and mobile home. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Weighmaster: means a person, association of persons, or corporation permitted to weigh vehicles under this chapter. See Utah Code 41-1a-102
  • logo