DAR File No. 39466
This notice was published in the July 15, 2015, issue (Vol. 2015, No. 14) of the Utah State Bulletin.
Governor, Criminal and Juvenile Justice (State Commission on)
Judicial Nominating Commissions
Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation
DAR File No.: 39466
Filed: 06/26/2015 04:54:50 PM
NOTICE OF REVIEW AND STATEMENT OF CONTINUATION
Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:
The Judicial Selection Act (Title 78A, Chapter 10) establishes procedures for selecting state court judges. Among those procedures is the establishment of judicial nominating commissions and the use of those commissions in the judicial selection process. The Judicial Selection Act requires CCJJ to establish rules regarding the governance of judicial nominating commissions.
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 comments have been received.
Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:
The Judicial Selection Act and the Utah Constitution continue to require the use of judicial nominating commissions. The current rule provides clarity on the governance of the commissions, establish expectations for commission members, and provide information to the public regarding the selection of judges. 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:Governor
Criminal and Juvenile Justice (State Commission on)
Room Suite 330 Senate Building
State Capitol Complex
420 N State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
- Ronald Gordon at the above address, by phone at 801-538-1432, by FAX at 801-538-1024, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com
Ronald Gordon, Executive Director
More information about a Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation is available online.
The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at https://rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull-pdf/2015/b20150715.pdf. 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 Ronald Gordon at the above address, by phone at 801-538-1432, by FAX at 801-538-1024, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Division of Administrative Rules.