Executive Document

This executive document was published in the 10/01/2004, issue, Vol. 2004, No. 19, of the Utah State Bulletin.

Governor, Administration: Governor's Proclamation: Calling the Fifty-Fifth Legislature into a Fourth Special Session

Issued: September 10, 2004


WHEREAS, since the adjournment of the 2004 General Session of the Fifty-Fifth Legislature of the State of Utah, matters have arisen which require immediate legislative attention; and

WHEREAS, Article VII, Section 6 of the Constitution of the State of Utah provides that the Governor may, by proclamation, convene the Legislature into Special Session;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Olene S. Walker, Governor of the State of Utah, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the Laws of the State of Utah, do by this Proclamation call the Fifty-Fifth Legislature of the State of Utah into a Fourth Special Session at the Capitol Complex Building, at Salt Lake City, Utah, on the 15th day of September, 2004, at 2:00 p.m., for the following purposes:

1. To consider allocating funds to improve the state correctional facilities in Draper;

2. To consider allocating funds to care for, preserve, and provide for the security of state lands at Range Creek;

3. To consider amendments to Title 75 regarding out-of-state trustees;

4. To consider certain deductions from income tax for persons called to active service in the military;

5. For the Senate to consent to appointments made by the governor to positions within state government of the State of Utah since the close of the 2004 General Session; and

6. To consider such other measures as may be brought to the attention of the Legislature by supplemental communication from the Governor before or during the Special Session hereby called.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the State of Utah. Done at the Capitol Complex Building in Salt Lake City, Utah, this 10th day of September, 2004.

(State Seal)

Olene S. Walker


Gayle F. McKeachnie
Lieutenant Governor


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