Legislation Affecting Administrative Rulemaking

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

During the 2015 General Session, the Legislature passed one bill that affected rulemaking generally. H.B. 37, Reauthorization of Administrative Rules (Rep. C. Oda) H.B. 37, entitled “Reauthorization of Administrative Rules”, passed and now awaits the Governor’s action.  H.B. 37 is the legislation required annually by Subsection 63G-3-502(3).  The bill reauthorizes all administrative rules.  If signed by the Governor, under the …

H.B. 37, Rules Reauthorization, Passes

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Oversight and Review, Uncategorized

The Senate passed 1st Substitute House Bill 37, Reauthorization of Administrative Rules, on March 11, 2015.  The bill passed by more than two-thirds in both the House and Senate so, pending action by the Governor, H.B. 37 will take effect on May 1, 2015. H.B. 37 reauthorizes all administrative rules. This process is governed by Section 63G-3-502. It also amends …

HB 37 Substituted; Favorable Recommendation from House Committee

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

On Monday, February 2, 2015, H.B. 37, Reauthorization of Administrative Rules, was heard before the House Business and Labor Standing Committee.  Rep. Oda presented a substitute bill to corrected an error identified in the original bill.  H.B. 37 is now on the House 3rd Reading Calendar. Since at least 1985, the Division of Administrative Rules has assumed the responsibility of …

Reauthorization of Administrative Rules

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

At its January 12, 2015, meeting, the Legislature’s Administrative Rules Review Committee approved the “Reauthorization of Administrative Rules” bill for filing.  The bill, now numbered as H.B. 37, does two things: Section 1 of the bill makes technical changes to Section 63G-3-501; and Section 2 of the bill reauthorizes all administrative rules. Section 63G-3-501 creates the administrative rules review committee …

Legislation Affecting Administrative Rulemaking

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Public News, Uncategorized

During the 2014 General Session, the Legislature passed the following bills that affect rulemaking. H.B. 14, Administrative Rulemaking Amendments (Rep. C. Oda) H.B. 14, entitled “Administrative Rulemaking Amendments”, passed and now awaits the Governor’s action.  H.B. 14 amends Section 63G-3-305, which deals with the five-year review requirement. H.B. 14 provides that after review, if the agency determines that a rule …

SB 35 (2014), Rules Reauthorization, Passes

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

With about 2 hours and 20 minutes left in the 2014 General Session, the Utah House of Representatives passed S.B. 35, Administrative Rules Reauthorization.  This year, the bill reauthorizes all administrative rules.  This bill is required by Subsection 63G-3-502(3). More information about the bill is available online at http://le.utah.gov/~2014/bills/static/sb0035.html.  Questions may be referred to Ken Hansen, 801-538-3764.

S.B. 35 (2014), Reauthorization Bill, Passes Senate

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

On January 28, 2014, the Utah Senate passed S.B. 35 (2014).  In his comments on the Senate floor, Sen. Stephenson indicated that it was his understanding that the bill will be held in the House until the later part of the session. More information about S.B. 35 is available on the Legislature’s website at http://le.utah.gov/~2014/bills/static/sb0035.html.  Questions about the reauthorization process …

S.B. 35 (2014), Administrative Rules Reauthorization

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

Utah Code Section 63G-3-502 requires the Legislature’s Administrative Rules Review Committee to prepare omnibus legislation each year to reauthorize administrative rules.   At its first meeting of 2014, held on January 20, members of the Administrative Rules Review Committee approved “Administrative Rules Reauthorization.”  The bill, now numbered as S.B. 35, reauthorizes all administrative rules. Questions about the reauthorization process may be …

Governor Signs Rules Reauthorization and Public Shooting Ranges Bills

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

Governor Herbert has signed the following bills that affect administrative rulemaking: H.B. 256, Reauthorization of Administrative Rules, effective 5/1/2013 (Chapter 355, Laws of Utah 2013); and S.B. 107, Public Shooting Ranges, effective 3/26/2013 (Chapter 155, Laws of Utah 2013). Questions about how these bills affect rulemaking may be referred to Ken Hansen (801-538-3777).

H.B. 256 (2013), Reauthorization of Administrative Rules, Passes

Mike Broschinsky Legislation, Uncategorized

H.B. 256 (2013), entitled “Reauthorization of Administrative Rules,” has passed.  It now awaits gubernatorial action.  In its final form, the bill reauthorizes all administrative rules, except Subsection R592-2-7(2) from the Title and Escrow Commission that addresses Title Insurance Administrative Hearings and Penalty Imposition, Imposition of Penalties.  This subsection will be removed from the Utah Administrative Code effective May 1, 2013.  …