DAR File No. 41865

This rule was published in the July 15, 2017, issue (Vol. 2017, No. 14) of the Utah State Bulletin.


Public Safety, Highway Patrol

Rule R714-230

Standards and Specifications for Vehicle Seat Belts and Safety Harnesses

Notice of Proposed Rule

(Repeal)

DAR File No.: 41865
Filed: 06/29/2017 12:15:24 PM

RULE ANALYSIS

Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:

This rule is being repealed because the adoption of standards set forth in 49 CFR 571.209 with regards to seat belt and safety harness standards has been included in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i); therefore, the rule is no longer needed.

Summary of the rule or change:

This rule is being repealed because the adoption of standards set forth in 49 CFR 571.209 with regards to seat belt and safety harness standards has been included in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i); therefore, the rule is no longer needed. This rule is repealed in its entirety.

Statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:

  • Subsection 53-1-106(1)(a)
  • Section 41-6a-1628

Anticipated cost or savings to:

the state budget:

There is not an anticipated cost or savings to the state budget because the rule is being repealed due to the fact that the standards for safety belts and harnesses are now referenced in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i). Because the standards have been included in the Utah Code, the rule is no longer needed.

local governments:

There is not an anticipated cost or savings to local government because the rule is being repealed due to the fact that the standards for safety belts and harnesses are now referenced in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i). Because the standards have been included in the Utah Code, the rule is no longer needed.

small businesses:

There is not an anticipated cost or savings to small businesses because the rule is being repealed due to the fact that the standards for safety belts and harnesses are now referenced in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i). Because the standards have been included in the Utah Code, the rule is no longer needed.

persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local governmental entities:

There is not an anticipated cost or savings to persons other than small businesses, businesses or local government entities because the rule is being repealed due to the fact that the standards for safety belts and harnesses are now referenced in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i). Because the standards have been included in the Utah Code, the rule is no longer needed.

Compliance costs for affected persons:

There is not an anticipated compliance cost for affected persons because the rule is being repealed due to the fact that the standards for safety belts and harnesses are now referenced in Subsection 41-6a-1601(2)(c)(i). Because the standards have been included in the Utah Code, the rule is no longer needed.

Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:

After conducting a thorough analysis, it was determined that this proposed rule will not result in a fiscal impact to business.

Keith D. Squires, Commissioner

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

Public Safety
Highway Patrol
CALVIN L RAMPTON COMPLEX
4501 S 2700 W
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84119-5994

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Steven Winward at the above address, by phone at 801-550-6163, by FAX at , or by Internet E-mail at [email protected]
  • Kim Gibb at the above address, by phone at 801-556-8198, by FAX at 801-964-4482, or by Internet E-mail at [email protected]
  • Greg Willmore at the above address, by phone at 801-965-4889, by FAX at , or by Internet E-mail at [email protected]

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:

08/14/2017

This rule may become effective on:

08/21/2017

Authorized by:

Steven Winward, Captain

RULE TEXT

R714. Public Safety, Highway Patrol.

[ R714-230. Standards and Specifications for Vehicle Seat Belts and Safety Harnesses.

R714-230-1. Purpose.

The purpose of this rule is to adopt standards and specifications for vehicle seat belts and safety harnesses.

 

R714-230-2. Authority.

This rule is authorized by Sections 41-6a-1628 and 53-1-106(1)(a).

 

R714-230-3. Federal Standards and Specifications Adopted and Incorporated by Reference.

The Department of Public Safety hereby adopts the vehicle seat belt and safety harness standards and specifications set forth in 49 CFR 571.209 (2006 edition) as the vehicle seat belt and safety harness standards and specifications for Utah and incorporates such federal regulation into this rule by this reference.

 

KEY: seat belts, motor vehicle safety

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment: May 5, 1998

Notice of Continuation: July 2, 2012

Authorizing, and Implemented or Interpreted Law: 41-6a-1628; 53-1-106(1)(a) ]


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For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Steven Winward at the above address, by phone at 801-550-6163, by FAX at , or by Internet E-mail at [email protected]; Kim Gibb at the above address, by phone at 801-556-8198, by FAX at 801-964-4482, or by Internet E-mail at [email protected]; Greg Willmore at the above address, by phone at 801-965-4889, by FAX at , or by Internet E-mail at [email protected].  For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Office of Administrative Rules.