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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R920. Transportation, Operations, Traffic and Safety.

Rule R920-1. Utah Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.

As in effect on April 1, 2019

Table of Contents

R920-1-1. Purpose and Authority.

The purpose of this rule is to adopt standards and establish specifications for a uniform system of traffic-control devices used on all highways open to public travel, to establish criteria and specifications for the establishment, location, and operation of school crosswalks, school zones, and reduced speed school zones, and to establish specifications for uniform signage or markings to clearly identify school bus parking zones. This rule is authorized and required by Sections 41-6a-301, 41-6a-303 and 41-6a-1307.

R920-1-2. Incorporation.

Incorporated by reference is the Utah Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, 2009 Edition with revisions through June 30, 2015 (Utah MUTCD). This manual was determined to be in substantial conformance with the 2009 MUTCD by the Federal Highway Administrator which, in accordance with Title 23, U.S. Code, Section 655, is the standard for all highways open to public travel in accordance with Title 23, U.S. Code, Sections 109(d) and 402(a). Included in Part 7 of the Utah MUTCD is the Utah Traffic Controls for School Zones establishing the criteria and specifications authorized and required by Sections 41-6a-303 and 41-6a-1307.

R920-1-3. Authority of Executive Director or Designee.

All authority shall rest with the Utah Department of Transportation Executive Director or his designee to develop or modify the Utah MUTCD, including the Utah Traffic Controls for School Zones, as the standard for all highways open to public travel in Utah.

KEY

traffic control, pedestrians, school zones, traffic signs

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

August 24, 2015

Notice of Continuation

July 7, 2017

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

41-6a-301; 41-6a-303; 41-6a-1307


Additional Information

Contact

For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R920, please contact the promulgating agency (Transportation, Operations, Traffic and Safety). 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.