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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R270. Crime Victim Reparations, Administration.
Rule R270-6. Recusal of a Board Member for a Conflict of Interest.
As in effect on August 1, 2019
Table of Contents
- R270-6-1. Authority.
- R270-6-2. Purpose.
- R270-6-3. Definitions.
- R270-6-4. Potential Conflicts of Interest.
- R270-6-5. Procedures.
- Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment
- Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law
This rule is authorized by Section 63M-7-506.
The purpose of this rule is to establish standards and procedures for addressing potential conflicts of interest.
Terms used in this rule are defined in Section 63M-7-502.
A board member has a potential conflict of interest with respect to a matter to be considered by the board if:
(1) the board member's participation would be prohibited under Title 67, Chapter 16, the Utah Public Officers' and Employees' Ethics Act;
(2) the board member's participation constitutes a violation of constitutional due process under the Utah or United States constitutions; or
(3) the board member has a pecuniary interest in the outcome of the proceeding and may gain or lose some benefit from the outcome.
(1) A board member, who has a potential conflict of interest with respect to a matter before the board, shall:
(a) disclose the conflict of interest on a form provided by the Office;
(b) refrain from directly or indirectly influencing the board's decision on the specific issue which gave rise to the conflict of interest; and
(c) recuse himself or herself from voting with the board on the matter.
(2) This rule does not preclude a board member from participating in a general discussion as a subject matter expert.
conflict of interest, Crime Victim Reparations and Assistance Board
August 22, 2016
For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R270, please contact the promulgating agency (Crime Victim Reparations, Administration). 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.