Author: Alex Cragun

Clean Air Bill Moves Out of Committee

The House Natural Resources Committee took steps towards allowing Utah Department of Air Quality (DAQ) under the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to consider standards different from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Bill sponsor Representative Becky Edwards (Republican – Bountiful)…

Drive Through Bill Takes a Stroll Through Committee

Last Friday, after a long and tangential debate, Representative Johnny Anderson’s (Republican – Taylorsville) HB160 – Drive-Through Service Usage Amendments was approved by the House Political Subdivision Committee. HB160 bans cities and counties from requiring drive through service for bikes…

Campaign Finance Bill Held In Committee

After a lengthy discussion, the House Government Operations Committee decided to hold Representative Brian King’s (Democrat – Salt Lake City) Campaign Finance bill on Tuesday. King’s HB 60 – Campaign Finance Amendment would place contribution limits on donations from individuals, businesses, and…