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Governor Signs Bills

Mar 18 2008

The Governor signed the following bills today:

Governor Signs Bills

Mar 17 2008

The Governor signed the following bills on Friday, March 14, 2008:

Governor Signs Bills

Mar 14 2008

Governor Signs Bills

The Governor is still signing bills. Watch for another news release with the remaining signed bills later this afternoon.

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

Governor Signs Bills

Mar 13 2008

Governor Signs Bills

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

House Bill:
1SHB 36, Child Welfare Amendments; Sponsor Rep. Wayne Harper

Governor Signs 1 Bill

Mar 05 2008

Governor Signs 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bill today:

House Bill: 5SHB 164, Town Incorporation Process Amendments; Sponsor Rep. Melvin Brown

Salt Lake City - The State of Utah has been named the best managed state in the nation, based on the most authoritative and respected review of States, the Pew Center on States' 2008 report.

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman announced today the appointment of Kevin K. Allen to serve as a judge on the Utah First District Court. Upon confirmation by the Utah State Senate, Allen will replace Judge Gordon J. Low.

Governor Signs 4 Bills

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

House Bills:
HCR 1, Meth Awareness for Students and Educators Resolution; Sponsor Rep. Curtis Oda

Governor Vetoes 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor vetoed the following bill today:

Governor Signs 1 Bill

Feb 28 2008

Governor Signs 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bill today:

House Bills: HB 238, Campaign Finance Filing Requirements; Sponsor Rep. Gregory H. Hughes

Governor Signs 3 Bills

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

Senate Bills:
SB 147, Candidate Filing Requirements; Sponsor Senator Peter Knudson
SB 150, Criminal Penalties Revisions; Sponsor Senator Scott Jenkins
SCR 3, Resolution Supporting Observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day; Sponsor Senator Jon Greiner

The Hershey Company announced today that it would accept an incentive offered by the State of Utah for a distribution center to be built in Business Depot Ogden.

Governor Signs 1 Bill

Feb 20 2008

Governor Signs 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bill today:

Senate Bill: SB 225, Gubernatorial and Legislative Space in the Capitol; Sponsor Senator Curtis Bramble

Governor Signs 3 Bills

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

House Bill: HB 251, Sales and Use Tax Revisions; Sponsor Rep. John Dougall

Senate Bill: 1SSB 13, Candidate Residency Requirements; Sponsor Senator Peter C. Knudson
SB 22, Timing of Ballot Items; Sponsor Senator Peter C. Knudson

Governor Signs 2 Bills

WHO: Utah Governor Jon Huntsman

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

Senate Bill: SB 112, Legislative Space in the Capitol; Sponsor Senator Curtis S. Bramble

House Bill: HB 27, Lieutenant Governor Powers - Administration of Oaths; Sponsor Rep. Glenn A. Donnelson

Governor Signs 1 Bill

Feb 13 2008

Governor Signs 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bill yesterday:

House Bills: HB 52, Research Activities Tax Credits Amendments; Sponsor Rep. John Dougall

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman issued the following statement today:

Governor Signs 1 Bill

Feb 07 2008

Governor Signs 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bill today:

House Bills: HB 78, Title 78 Re-codification and Revision; Sponsor Rep. Jackie Biskupski

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman issued the following statement today:

Governor Signs 2 Bills

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills today:

Senate Bills:

Governor Signs 1 Bill

Jan 30 2008

Governor Signs 1 Bill

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: The Governor signed the following bill today:

House Bills: HB 1, Minimum School Program Base Budget Amendments; Sponsor Rep. Bradley Last

Governor extends condolences to Hinckley family and community

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman issued the following statement Sunday:

"Mary Kaye and I are truly mourning tonight's death of President Gordon B. Hinckley. The President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has served as a transformational religious leader and tremendous ambassador for Utah with his unprecedented outreach to all corners of the world.

2008 State of the State Address

Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
January 22, 2008

ASPIRE TO REACH HIGHER

Lt. Governor Herbert; President Valentine; Speaker Curtis;
Members of the Legislature, Supreme Court and Cabinet;
My wife and best friend, our First Lady;
And all Utahns.

Governor Huntsman Expresses Condolences to Sorenson Family

Salt Lake City -- Mary Kaye and I extend our most sincere condolences to the family of James LeVoy Sorenson Sr. who passed away today.

Jim Sorenson was dedicated to making people's lives better. His entrepreneurialism and creativity in both the medical fields and business were made only more impressive by his philanthropic endeavors which have served to greatly benefit our state.

Salt Lake City - Governor Jon Huntsman is pleased to announce today that five Utah businesses and two government entities have joined the state to be among the first to sign up for The Climate Registry.

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman accepted the 22nd annual Economic Report to the Governor Thursday, touting Utah's continued strength.

"Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Mary Kaye and I would like to wish all Utahns well at this special time of year. We're happy to report the State is experiencing success and prosperity.

Salt Lake City -Utah is the most competitive State in the nation according to two economic development reports issued this week.

Governor and First Lady Huntsman Host Hanukkah Celebration

Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has authorized the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah to be lowered in honor of Ed Mayne.

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman issued the following statement regarding the passing of Senator Ed Mayne:

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman joined U.S. Senators John McCain (R-AZ), Joe Lieberman (I-CT), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) and John Barrasso (R-WY) on a tour through Iraq and the surrounding region.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah's population reached 2,699,554 persons in 2007, according to the Utah Population Estimates Committee.

Salt Lake City - Since Utah's Navajo Trust Fund statute is set to sunset in 2008, Utah Governor Jon Huntsman and Legislative Leadership have joined together in asking Congress to create a new disbursement system for the royalties.

Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah on Thursday, November 1, 2007.

Salt Lake City - Governor Jon Huntsman issued the following statement Sunday:

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman signed an Executive Order to make Utah State Government the model employer of people with disabilities.

Salt Lake City - Dianne Nielson, Governor Jon Huntsman's Energy Advisor, accepted recommendations for new policies and programs to increase energy efficiency that could save consumers and businesses more than $7 billion.

Salt Lake City - Utah Governor Jon Huntsman announced today the appointment of Kevin J. Fife to serve as a judge on the Utah First District Court and David M. Connors to serve as a judge on the Utah Second District Court.

Salt Lake City - Governor Jon Huntsman and the Blue Ribbon Advisory Council on Climate Change (BRAC) released the Council's Report on recommended measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Utah.

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