Gov. Herbert calls special session of the Utah State Legislature

SALT LAKE CITY (Sept. 15, 2017) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a call for a special session of the Utah State Legislature. The session will be held on Sept. 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. The following items will be considered:

  1. The clarification of the statutory authority of municipalities to close class C roads for specified reasons;
  2. The approval of the proposed settlement of Utah Department of Transportation’s SR-92 litigation with the Flatiron/Harper Joint Venture;
  3. The authorization and implementation of a transfer of unused prior year funds from the Department of Corrections to the General Fund and from the General Fund to the Department of Workforce Services for the purpose of supporting Operation Rio Grande; and
  4. The modification, consistent with audit findings, of requirements related to the Department of Transportation’s imposition of fines for overweight vehicles in Utah Code 72-7-404.

Full text of the proclamation issuing the call is available here.