§ 76-8-1201 Definitions
§ 76-8-1202 Application of part
§ 76-8-1203 Disclosure required — Penalty
§ 76-8-1204 Disclosure by provider required — Penalty
§ 76-8-1205 Public assistance fraud defined
§ 76-8-1206 Penalties for public assistance fraud
§ 76-8-1207 Legal actions — Evidence — Value of benefits — Repayment no defense to criminal action

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 76 > Chapter 8 > Part 12

  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Client: means a person who receives or has received public assistance. See Utah Code 76-8-1201
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Person: means :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 48-2e-1156
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 48-2e-1156