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Easy Application for Boards and Commissions

News Release
March 11, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - The State of Utah now has an online application process for the more than 350 boards and commissions it oversees. The boards and commissions reflect a broad variety of State functions ranging from air quality to health to wildlife issues. The Governor appoints the majority of members, which are often subject to Senate confirmation.

Governor Huntsman Signed More Bills Today

Immediate Release
March 11, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

Governor Huntsman Signed Seven Bills Today

Immediate Release
March 10, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

Governor Huntsman to Sign School Choice Bill

Immediate Release
March 08, 2005

Governor Huntsman Announces Public Service Commissioner

News Release
March 11, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah-Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today announced Ron Allen as the newly appointed Public Service Commissioner with the Public Service Commission.

Governor Huntsman Signs Four Bills & Two Resolutions Today

Immediate Release
March 08, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

Governor Huntsman Signs Senate Bill 227 Today

Immediate Release
March 08, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

Special Session Date Announced

For Your Information
March 02, 2005

The special session dealing with No Child Left Behind has been scheduled for Wednesday, April 20, 2005. This will coincide with the Utah Legislature's regularly scheduled interim day.

First Lady Huntsman "Reads Across America Day"

News Advisory
March 02, 2005

WHO: First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman

WHAT: First Lady Huntsman will speak with elementary school students about the importance of reading and literacy, as well as read one of her favorite books to them.

Governor Huntsman Signed the Following Bills & Resolutions

News Advisory
March 01, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

H.B. 135 - No Child Left Behind Bill Headed For A Special Session

Governor Huntsman to Sign Ban on B & C Waste

News Advisory
February 25, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: Governor Huntsman will sign the following senate bill today: WHERE: Governor's Office, East State Capitol Complex

WHEN: Friday, February 25, at 1:00 p.m.

Governor Huntsman Will Take Part in Tongan American Royal Winter Ball

News Advisory
February 25, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: Governor Huntsman will participate in the awards ceremony of the National Tongan American Society 1st Annual Royal Winter Ball

WHEN: Friday, February 25, 9:00 p.m.

WHERE: Sheraton City Center, Salt Lake City

Governor Huntsman Signs Two Senate Bills & One Resolution

News Advisory
February 25, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: Governor Huntsman signed the following senate bills and resolution today:

Federal Government Says "Yes" to Utah's Definition of Highly Qualified Teachers

News Release
February 23, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. today announced that an agreement has been reached with the U.S. Department of Education regarding the qualifications of Utah's teachers. The agreement states that more than 95% of Utah's public school teachers meet the standard of being "highly qualified."

Governor Huntsman Signs Two House Bills & One Resolution

News Release
February 22, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: Governor Huntsman signed the following bills and resolution today:

Governor Huntsman Signs One Bill & One Resolution

News Release
February 17, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

WHAT: Governor Huntsman signed the following bill and resolution today:

Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Letter

February 15, 2005
Mr. Don Metzler
Moab Federal Project Office
U.S. Department of Energy
2597 B _ Road
Grand Junction, Colorado 81503

Dear Mr. Metzler,

RE: Moab Uranium Mill Tailings, Draft Environmental Impact Statement, DOE/EIS-0355D, State of Utah Comments

Governor Huntsman Signs Four Senate Bills Today

News Advisory
February 15, 2005

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

Updated Revenue Estimates for Fiscal Years 2005 and 2006

President Signs Disaster Declaration for Southwestern Utah

News Release
February 2, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman Jr., has received confirmation that President Bush formally signed the Declaration for Disaster for Washington and Kane Counties, approving FEMA funding for public assistance and mitigation.

Governor Huntsman Signs Flood Bill

News Release
February 2, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today signed House Bill 240 establishing the Disaster Loan Program. The bill, a direct response to the recent flood disaster in southwest Utah, is the first bill the Governor has officially signed into law. It takes effect immediately.

Governor Huntsman Signs Declaration for Agriculture Disaster

News Release
January 31, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today signed a Declaration of Agricultural Disaster for Washington and Iron Counties. The declaration sets in motion an official request for assistance from the United States Secretary of Agriculture for appropriate funding to be made available to each impacted landowner in each county.

Governor Huntsman Expresses Strong Opposition to Moving Mustard Gas Into Utah

News Release
January 27, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today came out in strong opposition to a military proposal to move mustard gas into Utah for disposal.

Governor Huntsman Announces New Executive Director for Workforce Services

News Release
January 21, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah-Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today announced Tani Pack Downing as the new Workforce Services Executive Director.

"Governor Huntsman was elected on a platform to change and improve the way state government does business," said Downing. "I believe he is a man of vision and integrity and I'm honored to be asked to serve with him in this historic endeavor."

Governor Huntsman Announces New Executive Directors For Human Services and Community & Arts

News Release
January 21, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah-Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today announced Lisa-Michele Church as the new Human Services Executive Director and Yvette Donosso Diaz as Executive Director Designee for Community & Arts.

Governor Huntsman Announces New Co-Education Deputies

News Release
January 21, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah-Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today announced Tim Bridgewater and Hope Eccles as the newly appointed Co-Education Deputies in the Office of the Governor. Both will be donating their time and not receiving a government salary.

State of Utah
Governor Jon M. Huntsman Jr.
State of the State Address

January 18, 2005
President Valentine
Speaker Curtis
Honorable Members of the Utah Supreme Court
Lieutenant Governor Herbert
Constitutional Officers
Senators and Representatives
Mayor Starley of Fillmore
Honored Guests
Fellow Utahns

Utah Governor Huntsman Appoints Two Republicans to Fill Vacant Seats in the State Legislature

News Advisory
January 17, 2005
Who: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., Darin Peterson, Rick Wheeler

What: Governor Huntsman will sign a letter officially appointing Darin Peterson and Rick Wheeler to the Utah State Legislature

When: 9:30 a.m. Monday, January 17, 2005

Where: Governor Huntsman's Office

Governor Huntsman to Attend Grand Opening of Su Banco

News Advisory
January 14, 2005
Who: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

What: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., will participate in the ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand opening of Zions Bank's Spanish language branch, Su Banco.

Where: Zions Bank, Su Banco 1635 South Redwood Road Salt Lake City, Utah

When: 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 15, 2005

Governor's Council of Economic Advisors Releases 2005 Economic Report to the Governor

News Release
January 13, 2005
The Governor's Council of Economic Advisors will formally release the 2005 Economic Report to the Governor at the annual meeting of the Wasatch Front Economic Forum on Jan. 13, 2005 at 9 a.m. An overview of the report will be given by Robert Spendlove at 9:05 a.m., and Governor Huntsman will accept the report and make comments at 9:35 a.m.

Washington County Flood Executive Order

Executive Order
January 12, 2005
WHEREAS, beginning on or about January 10, 2005, and continuing, severe winter storms, flash flooding and heavy snow in the watershed have caused flooding along all drainage systems in Washington County, Utah; and

WHEREAS, the peak flows on these rivers is at or near their historical highs; and

Governor Huntsman To Visit Flooded Areas in Southern Utah

News Advisory
January 10, 2005
Who: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.

What: Governor Huntsman will visit the areas of Southern Utah, flooded by the recent rain and snow.

The Governor will visit with flood victims and assist in sandbagging efforts.

When: 11:30 a.m. Tomorrow, Tuesday, January 11, 2005

Where: The Southern Utah areas that are experiencing flooding as a result of the recent rain and snow.

Governor Huntsman Names New Fine Arts Director

News Release
January 10, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today announced the nomination of Margaret Hunt as Director of the Division of Fine Arts. The Division of Fine Arts oversees organizations including the Utah Arts Council.

Governor Huntsman Names New Cabinet Members

News Releases
January 5, 2005
Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today announced his new cabinet members. The announcement follows an intense 40-day evaluation by the transition committees.

Inauguration Speech

Jan 03 2005

Inauguration Speech

Inauguration Video (RealPlayer required)

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH-Governor-elect Jon Huntsman, Jr. today named Michele Christiansen as the Executive Director of the Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice. Ms. Christiansen currently serves as an Assistant U.S. Attorney.

Governor-elect Huntsman Announces Plans for 2005 Inauguration Events

News Releases
December 7, 2004
DRAPER, UT-Governor-elect Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. today announced the schedule for Utah's 2005 Inauguration Ceremony and associated events celebrating Utah's culture and history.

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH-Governor-elect Jon Huntsman, Jr. today named Tammy Kikuchi ashis Communications Director and Michael Mower to lead the governor's Legislative Liaison/Constituent Affairs efforts.

Governor Signs 8 Bills, 1 Resolution

WHO: Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
WHAT: The Governor signed the following bills and resolution today:

Senate Bills:
SB 125, Repeal of Prisoner Demands for Disposition; Sponsor Sen. Lyle Hillyard
SB 148, Boat Registration Amendments; Sponsor Sen. Michael Waddoups

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