File No. 36152

This notice was published in the June 1, 2012, issue (Vol. 2012, No. 11) of the Utah State Bulletin.

Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources

Rule R657-30

Fishing License for the Terminally Ill

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 36152
Filed: 05/04/2012 08:56:57 AM


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

Section 23-19-36 authorizes a resident who is terminally ill, and has less than five years to live, to receive a free fishing license. Rule R657-30 provides the procedures for a terminally ill person to obtain a free fishing license.

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 supporting or opposing Rule R657-30 have been received since 05/07/2007, when the rule was last reviewed.

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

Continuation of Rule R657-30 is necessary to provide an effective and efficient process for issuing free fishing licenses to persons who are terminally ill.

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

Natural Resources
Wildlife Resources
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84116-3154

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Staci Coons at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4718, by FAX at 801-538-4709, or by Internet E-mail at

Authorized by:

James Karpowitz, Director



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 Staci Coons at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4718, by FAX at 801-538-4709, or by Internet E-mail at