Governor to sign seat belt law ceremonial bill

What: Gov. Gary R. Herbert will sign a ceremonial copy of HB79, Safety Belt Law Amendments. This bill modifies the Traffic Code by amending provisions related to safety belt restraints. It will allow a state or local law enforcement officer to enforce the safety belt restraints requirement as a primary offense instead of a secondary action.

Where: Gold Room, Utah State Capitol
350 N. State Street, Salt Lake City UT 84114

When: Wed., May 20, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.

Who:Gov. Gary R. Herbert
Rep. Lee Perry
Sen. Curt Bramble
Keith Squires, Utah Department of Public Safety, commissioner
Colonel Daniel Fuhr, Utah Highway Patrol, superintendent
Kristy Rigby, Utah Highway Safety Office, director
Keri Gibson, Utah Highway Safety Office, occupant protection supervising coordinator
Janet Brooks, Primary Children’s Hospital and Hold on to Dear Life Campaign
Representatives from the Utah Department of Transportation, Salt Lake Chamber and Utah Highway Users Association