Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 63G > Chapter 7 > Part 2
Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
Claim: means any asserted demand for or cause of action for money or damages, whether arising under the common law, under state constitutional provisions, or under state statutes, against a governmental entity or against an employee in the employee's personal capacity. See Utah Code 63G-7-102
Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
Employee: includes :
a governmental entity's officers, employees, servants, trustees, or commissioners;
members of a governing body;
members of a government entity board;
members of a government entity commission;
members of an advisory body, officers, and employees of a Children's Justice Center created in accordance with Section 67-5b-102;
student teachers holding a license issued by the State Board of Education;
Injury: means death, injury to a person, damage to or loss of property, or any other injury that a person may suffer to the person or estate, that would be actionable if inflicted by a private person or the private person's agent. See Utah Code 63G-7-102
State: means the state of Utah, and includes each office, department, division, agency, authority, commission, board, institution, hospital, college, university, Children's Justice Center, or other instrumentality of the state. See Utah Code 63G-7-102
Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
Willful misconduct: means the intentional doing of a wrongful act, or the wrongful failure to act, without just cause or excuse, where the actor is aware that the actor's conduct will probably result in injury. See Utah Code 63G-7-102