Laws

Laws

Below is a list of laws from the 2017 General Session that go into effect July 1, 2017. HB0001S01 Higher Education Base Budget Grover, K. 2/7/2017 7/1/2017 GSIGN 2/16/2017 001 HB0004S01 Business, Economic Development, and Labor Base Budget Webb, R. C. 2/7/2017...
Fireworks

Fireworks

Fourth of July and Pioneer Day celebrations complete with fireworks is fast approaching. Though fireworks bring an element of excitement, they are also a fire and safety hazard. Now is a good time to review safety tips, discharge dates and local restrictions before...
Separation of Powers and Constitutional Concerns

Separation of Powers and Constitutional Concerns

The special election to replace Congressman Jason Chaffetz has led to a number of serious questions regarding separation of powers, executive authority and the role of the Attorney General. This is not about the special election itself; the Utah Legislature is not...
Flag Day

Flag Day

We celebrate Flag Day to commemorate the adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the official flag of the United States, which happened on June 14, 1777. Throughout our history, the American flag has served as a symbol of freedom and opportunity that exist in this great...