Utah’s 45-day legislative session came to an end Thursday night, with a myriad of bills pass…
A bill requiring Brigham Young University’s police department to be subject to public record…
An altered bill to create a commission to consider a new state flag was passed out of a Utah legislative committee Tuesday afternoon.
A bill creating an account to help local governments pay for disaster mitigation passed out of a Utah Senate committee Tuesday morning.
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah lawmakers are putting more focus on county jails this year, with bills aiming to prevent suicide and drug deaths and pressure sheriffs to supply policy information demanded by the Legislature.
With less than two weeks left in Utah’s 45-day legislative session, several big issues are left to be tackled by legislators, including a huge tax reform measure.
SALT LAKE CITY — A proposed ban on abortions sought only because a fetus has been diagnosed with Down syndrome passed the Utah Legislature on Thursday, sending the measure to Gov. Gary Herbert’s desk.
SALT LAKE CITY — Lawmakers have unveiled an overview of their proposal to make sweeping changes to the state’s tax system, including a reduction of the sales tax and the addition of new taxes on services ranging from haircuts to legal work.
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah lawmakers moved closer Tuesday to adopting alcohol levels for beer that are in line with most production-line brews sold around the country, despite opposition from the influential Mormon church.
SALT LAKE CITY — A plan for Utah to ask to import lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada has passed its first legislative hurdle.
SALT LAKE CITY — A proposal that would allow autonomous vehicles on Utah roads has passed another legislative hurdle.
Expect to see a flurry of activity in the final 14 days of this year’s state legislative session, according to a group of state legislatures who gathered Saturday.
SALT LAKE CITY — A proposal to strengthen Utah’s hate-crimes law was approved by a panel of lawmakers on Thursday, a key first step forward for the idea long stuck in legislative gridlock.