Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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R152. Commerce, Consumer Protection.

Rule R152-49. Immigration Consultants Registration Act Rule.

As in effect on February 1, 2019

Table of Contents

R152-49-101. Authority and Purpose.

(1) Authority. These rules are promulgated under:

(a) Utah Code Subsection 13-2-5(1); and

(b) Utah Code Subsection 13-49-202(1).

(2) Purpose. These rules:

(a) prescribe certain contents of the application form that shall be submitted to the Division in order to request registration as an immigration consultant; and

(b) impose upon registered immigration consultants a duty to notify the Division of changes in information that is on record with the Division.

R152-49-202. Application for Registration -- Duty to Notify Division of Changes.

(1) In addition to the requirements contained in Utah Code Section 13-49-202, an applicant for registration as an immigration consultant shall submit a complete application form, including the following documents and information:

(a) photocopy of:

(i) a state-issued identification card or driver license;

(ii) a passport issued by the United States Department of State; or

(iii) an identification card issued by any branch of the United States armed forces;

(b) applicant's date of birth;

(c)(i) applicant's social security number, if the applicant has one; and

(ii) applicant's individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN), if the applicant has one;

(d) a complete list of:

(i) any other names used by the applicant at any time past or present; and

(ii) all entity names, including dbas, through which the applicant will engage in the activities of an immigration consultant;

(e) pursuant to Section 13-49-301(1), a copy of the contract that the applicant will use to create a contractual obligation with a client; and

(f) a copy of the disclosure document required under Section 13-49-303(2):

(i) written in English; and

(ii) written in each of the native languages of the applicant's clientele.

(2) Within 30 days of any change in information or documents that are on file with the Division, a registered immigration consultant shall:

(a) notify the Division in writing of the change; and

(b) provide to the Division current versions of any affected contracts, disclosures, and other documents.

KEY

immigration consultant, registration, consumer protection

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

September 21, 2015

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

13-2-5(1); 13-49-202(1); 13-49-301(1); 13-49-303(2)


Additional Information

Contact

For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R152, please contact the promulgating agency (Commerce, Consumer Protection). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.