Third District Judicial Nominating Commission Selection Meeting Scheduled

SALT LAKE CITY – The 3rd District Judicial Nominating Commission has scheduled a meeting for July 13 to review applications of individuals interested in filling judicial vacancies resulting from the pending retirement of Judge Glenn Iwasaki and Judge Joseph Fratto, Jr. The Commission will meet in room 330 of the Utah Senate Building.

The early portion of the meeting is scheduled for public comment about issues concerning the nominating process and issues facing the Utah judiciary. The nominating commission will accept public comments beginning at 8:15 am. The nominating commission will not accept comments regarding individual applicants.

Following the public hearing, the meeting will be closed to allow the nominating commission to select candidates for interviews. At a later date, the nominating commission will select nominees whose names will be forwarded to Governor Herbert for his consideration.