State Election Office rules on pending initiative application

SALT LAKE CITY (July 2, 2015) – The State Election Office released the following statement in response to a pending initiative application titled “Utah Term Limits for Appointed Executive Officials Act”:

“After careful and thorough legal review, including consultation with the Attorney General’s Office, Lt. Gov. Spencer J. Cox has determined the pending initiative application is patently unconstitutional. ”

A copy of the letter with the official decision is attached and available here.