Integrated State Legal Databases Contract Will Expire on June 30, 2010

Mike Broschinsky Publications, Research, Uncategorized

For almost 20 years, Utah has contracted with LexisNexis, or its predecessors, for its Utah Primary Law or Utah Law on Disc products.  State Agency subscribers received access to LexisNexis’ Utah Primary Law web site, bimonthly CD updates, or both.  The Division of Administrative Rules has paid for Utah executive branch subscriptions. The Division of Administrative Rules’ funding for the …

2010 Index of Changes Now Available

Mike Broschinsky Publications, Research, Uncategorized

On March 24, 2010, the Division of Administrative Rules published the 2010 Utah Administrative Rules Index of Changes.  The publication indexes administrative rules, by agency and by subject, made effective from 01/02/2009 through 01/01/2010.  The Index of Changes also includes a correlation table that shows changes to the organization of the Utah Administrative Code, and a Summary of Rules Made …

Utah Administrative Code Current through February 1, 2010

Mike Broschinsky Publications, Uncategorized

The Utah Administrative Code, the body of all effective rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules, is current through February 1, 2010.  The Division posted this update on its website on February 24, 2010. The administrative code is “an authorized compilation of the administrative law of Utah”. (Section 63G-3-701)  The Division maintains “the official compilation of …

Agency Access to Utah Law

Mike Broschinsky Publications, Uncategorized

For many years, the state of Utah has had a contract (currently Contract AR-997) with LexisNexis Matthew Bender & Company, Inc. to provide integrated legal databases for state government. The Division of Administrative Rules pays for state executive branch access to this contract. In return, executive branch agencies have free access to a CD subscription or an online product that …

Utah Provides Authentication of Administrative Rules Publications

Mike Broschinsky Public News, Publications, Rulemaking, Uncategorized

The Division of Administrative Rules is pleased to announce the addition of file authentication to its website. In March 2007, the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) issued a 254-page report that analyzes the “trustworthiness” of state-level primary legal resources on the Web. “The comprehensive report examines the results of a state survey that investigated whether government-hosted legal resources on …

Happy 20th Birthday, Utah Administrative Code

Mike Broschinsky Public News, Publications, Uncategorized

On 07/01/1987, the Division of Administrative Rules issued Utah’s first administrative code. This event was the culmination of great effort on the part of all regulatory agencies and the Division. That first administrative code, published by Code*Co Law Publishers, contained 1,446 administrative rules. The 1987 edition represented the first time Utah’s administrative rules had been published and indexed. It set …

Utah Integrated Legal Databases RFP Issued

Mike Broschinsky Publications, Uncategorized

The Division of Purchasing has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Utah Integrated Legal Databases. The RFP, solicitation number NO6520, is available at http://www.purchasing.utah.gov/BidHeaders/10576.pdf (PDF). Additional information is available from the Division of Purchasing’s web site. Proposals are due Wednesday, September 28, at 3:00 p.m. MDT.