File No. 35083

This notice was published in the August 15, 2011, issue (Vol. 2011, No. 16) of the Utah State Bulletin.

Career Service Review Office, Administration

Rule R137-1

Grievance Procedure Rules

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 35083
Filed: 07/18/2011 10:34:36 AM


Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:

Section 67-19a-203 grants the Career Service Review Office rulemaking authority to carry out the statutory provisions of the state's grievance and appeal procedures.

Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:

No written comments have been received over the last five years.

Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:

The rule subject to this review is essential to carry out the legislative intent of the state grievance and appeal procedures codified at Title 67, Chapter 19a. The grievance process is functioning well and state employees, as well as management expect it to continue. This rule is necessary to assure that the process continues to address employee grievances in a fair and judicious manner, and therefore, this rule should be continued.

The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:

Career Service Review Office
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84114-1201

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Robert Thompson at the above address, by phone at 801-538-3047, by FAX at 801-538-3139, or by Internet E-mail at

Authorized by:

Robert Thompson, Administrator



Additional Information

The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.

For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Robert Thompson at the above address, by phone at 801-538-3047, by FAX at 801-538-3139, or by Internet E-mail at