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Subchapter 1 General Provisions 1101 – 1104

Terms Used In Vermont Statutes > Title 28 > Chapter 15

  • Boxer: means an individual who participates in a boxing match. See
  • Capacity study: means an inventory of available natural and human-made resources, based on detailed data collection, that identifies the capacities and limits of those resources to absorb land development. See
  • Child: means any person:

  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Corrections. See
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Liquor Control. See
  • 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.
  • Director: means the Director of the Office of Professional Regulation. See
  • Disciplinary action: includes any action by the administrative law officer appointed under 3 V. See
  • Distributor: means a person that purchases break-open tickets from a manufacturer and sells or distributes break-open tickets at wholesale in Vermont. See
  • Element: means a component of a plan. See
  • facility: means any building, enclosure, space or structure of or supported by the Department and used for the confinement of persons committed to the custody of the Commissioner, or for any other matter related to such confinement. See
  • Fluvial erosion: means the erosion or scouring of riverbeds and banks during high flow conditions of a river. See
  • following: when used by way of reference to a section of the law shall mean the next preceding or following section. See
  • Forest fragmentation: means the division or conversion of a forest block by land development other than by a recreational trail or use exempt from regulation under subsection 4413(d) of this title. See
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Land development: means the division of a parcel into two or more parcels, the construction, reconstruction, conversion, structural alteration, relocation, or enlargement of any building or other structure, or of any mining, excavation, or landfill, and any change in the use of any building or other structure, or land, or extension of use of land. See
  • Law: includes the laws and ordinances of the State, its political subdivisions, and municipalities. See
  • Manufacturer: means a person that designs, assembles, fabricates, produces, constructs, or otherwise prepares a break-open ticket for sale to a distributor. See
  • match: means a contest or training exhibition for a prize or purse where an admission fee is charged and where individuals score points by striking the head and upper torso of an opponent with padded fists. See
  • Participant: means managers, seconds, referees, and judges in a professional boxing match. See
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: shall include any natural person, corporation, municipality, the State of Vermont or any department, agency, or subdivision of the State, and any partnership, unincorporated association, or other legal entity. See
  • Plan: means a municipal plan adopted under section 4385 of this title. See
  • Planning commission: means a planning commission for a municipality created under subchapter 2 of this chapter. See
  • Promoter: means a person that organizes, holds, advertises, or otherwise conducts a professional boxing match. See
  • Regional plan: means a plan adopted under section 4348 of this title. See
  • Regional planning commission: means a planning commission for a region created under subchapter 3 of this chapter. See
  • Renewable energy resources: means energy available for collection or conversion from direct sunlight, wind, running water, organically derived fuels, including wood and agricultural sources, waste heat, and geothermal sources. See
  • River: means the full length and width, including the bed and banks, of any watercourse, including rivers, streams, creeks, brooks, and branches which experience perennial flow. See
  • River corridor: means the land area adjacent to a river that is required to accommodate the dimensions, slope, planform, and buffer of the naturally stable channel and that is necessary for the natural maintenance or natural restoration of a dynamic equilibrium condition and for minimization of fluvial erosion hazards, as delineated by the Agency of Natural Resources in accordance with river corridor protection procedures. See
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States may apply to the District of Columbia and any territory and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Supervising officer: means the highest administrative officer in charge of any correctional facility. See
  • Town: shall include city and wards or precincts therein; "selectboard members" and "board of civil authority" shall extend to and include the mayor and aldermen of cities; "trustees" shall extend to and include bailiffs of incorporated villages; and the laws applicable to the inhabitants and officers of towns shall be applicable to the inhabitants and similar officers of all municipal corporations. See
  • Village: shall mean an incorporated village. See
  • Wetlands: means those areas of the State that are inundated by surface or groundwater with a frequency sufficient to support vegetation or aquatic life that depend on saturated or seasonally saturated soil conditions for growth and reproduction. See