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A. Adopted: Except insofar as the application thereof is clearly impractical or inappropriate, in view of the context of purposes or penalty as provided, all of the definitions, requirements, regulations, prohibitions, penalties, provisions and sections of the Utah traffic code, Utah Code Annotated title 41, as amended, and the public safety code, Utah Code Annotated title 53, as amended, with a corresponding penalty of infraction, class C misdemeanor or class B misdemeanor, are hereby adopted by the city. Where a citation or information is issued under this section, it shall be sufficient to use the section number of Utah Code Annotated to designate the section number of the city code which has been violated. Any and all violations thereof shall be considered violations of this section and each such violation shall be subject to the penalties provided in section 1-4-1 of this code. (Ord. 9-9-99, 9-9-1999; amd. Ord. 12-21-04, 12-21-2004; 2007 Code)
B. Definitions: Unless the context otherwise requires, all references in the traffic code to:
1. The "state road commission" or "state department of transportation" shall mean the city and its officers, departments, agencies and agents.
2. "Local authorities" shall mean the governing body of the city.
3. The "department of public safety of the state of Utah" shall mean the chief of police of the city or his agent.
4. "Magistrate" shall mean the justice of the peace or judge of the city. (1979 Code § 11-322)