DAR File No. 39137
This rule was published in the March 1, 2015, issue (Vol. 2015, No. 5) of the Utah State Bulletin.
Pardons (Board Of), Administration
Board Decisions and Orders
Notice of Proposed Rule
DAR File No.: 39137
Filed: 02/12/2015 08:37:17 AM
Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:
The proposed change expands and clarifies when the Board will issue a written rationale sheet along with its decision and order. The rationale sheet provides additional explanation to the individual and the public about the reasoning behind the Board's decision.
Summary of the rule or change:
The proposed change lists the types of hearings when the Board will issue a rationale sheet to accompany its order.
State statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:
- Subsection 77-27-9(4)(a)
- Article VII, Section 12
- Subsection 63G-3-201(3)
- Section 77-27-10
Anticipated cost or savings to:
the state budget:
Although some additional work is required to create the rationale sheet the Board will absorb the increase within existing resources.
The proposed change does not impact local government because the proposed rule affects only the operations of the board. No requirements are placed on local government.
The proposed change does not impact local government because the proposed rule affects only the operations of the board. No requirements are placed on small businesses.
persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local governmental entities:
The proposed change only affects internal operations by requiring the Board to provide additional information to the individual and to the public. There are no compliance costs or actions required from any other persons.
Compliance costs for affected persons:
The proposed change provides additional information to the individual but there is no cost for compliance or any action required from the individual.
Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:
The proposed rule does not have any fiscal impact on business because the rule applies to internal Board operations. The proposed rule increases the number of circumstances in which the Board will provide a rationale sheet to the involved individual and the public. There are no compliance costs or actions required of anyone outside of the Board.
Angela Micklos, Chair
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:Pardons (Board Of)
448 E 6400 S
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84107-8530
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
- Greg Johnson at the above address, by phone at 801-261-6454, by FAX at 801-261-6481, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested persons may present their views on this rule by submitting written comments to the address above no later than 5:00 p.m. on:
Interested persons may attend a public hearing regarding this rule:
- 03/09/2015 08:00 AM, Board of Pardons, 448 E Winchester, Suite 300, Murray, UT
This rule may become effective on:
Angela Micklos, Chair
R671. Pardons (Board of), Administration.
R671-305. Board Decisions and Orders.
R671-305-1. Board Decisions and Orders.
Decisions of the Board will be [
reached by, or ratified by, a majority vote and ]reduced to
[ writing,] [ including ] a
brief rationale for the [ decision]. The Board's written [ decisions and ]orders
are public documents.
[ Copies] of the [ Board's decision] shall be provided
or mailed to the [ offender] who is the subject of the [ decision]. The Board shall maintain a copy of all [ decisions rendered] in each case. The Board may publish its [ decisions] on its website [ or other forum or in other forms, ]at its
discretion and convenience.
KEY: government hearings
Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment: [
October 4, 2012]
Notice of Continuation: January 31, 2012
Authorizing, and Implemented or Interpreted Law: Art VII, Sec 12; 63G-3-201(3); 77-27-9(4)(a); 77-27-10
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For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Greg Johnson at the above address, by phone at 801-261-6454, by FAX at 801-261-6481, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com. For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Division of Administrative Rules.