Utah LegislativeNews

Deseret News
Education dilemma for illegals:  Some pinning hopes on passage of DREAM Act

Students fear repeal of the in-state tuition perk
Busy interns immersed in business of Capitol
Several legislative bills address illegal immigration
UVSC bill moves to panel in Senate

Demos like new rulesTuition relief on horizon
Pignanelli & Webb: School vouchers are divisive issue (opinion)

Porn bust used to push funding bill

Legislation would allow an appeal on graduation test

Regulation of boxing sought

Fines OK’d for payday lenders

Photo: Hats off to senior

2007 tuition legislation

Partisan races for school boards?

Web drug sales are bill’s target

Is parity funding ahead for charters?
Beer tax may aid disabled kids
Proposals take aim at UEA dominance

Dental hygienist bill sparks contentio
House committee votes to hold video game bil
Senate again approves drug list for Medicaid
Measure adds felony provision in cruelty-to-animals cases
Roads legislation is amended but passes out of Senate panel
House set to OK vouchers?
Ticket quotas targete
New license plates sough
Utah Lake panel may get an O
Utah lawmakers grill Cannon, Matheson during courtesy visit
School chiefs baffled by bill seeking retention vote
A bill detailing school-district splits advances
Voucher backers spreading message
Advocates seek rise in funds for cancer screening
Senate to reconsider Medicaid drug list
Benefits considered for military familie
Crime bill adds penalty if kids are witnesses
Transportation panel approves DUI bill
Huntsman expects to sign ethical standards soon
Energy bills offer incentives
Legislative actions
EnergySolutions bill passes Senate committee
Cannon exchange with legislators becomes heated
House favors bill to cut food tax
Changes sought on abortion law
Anti-gaming bill held to address concerns
Senate panel OKs bill to let trout groups buy stream flows
Utahns add input, comments on health-program funding
Education audit sought as leverage
Waddoups bill would redirect restaurant-tax revenue
House approves Juab County water resolution
Utah Senate approves preferred-drug-list bill, but sponsor criticizes amendment
Legislator posts a draft of voucher bill on blog
School drug bill passes with veto-proof majorit
Senate OKs overhaul of child-support guidelines
House rejects measure to require booster seat
Utah Latino group files complaint on audit of students
Legislative actions
Driving bill stems from loss of niece
Effort to ban unmarked police vehicles fails
School-club bill called unnecessary
Cell phone bill passes committee
Bigelow effort would fund more school nurse
House committee OKs bill on payday lenders
Rural firms may get funds
Drug reform act heads to Senate floor

Drug list for Medicaid clears hurdle
Video-game measure may be tough sell to courts
Contentious child-support measures advance
Legislature may lower age limit of big-game hunter
House Republicans debate 2 tax bills
Legislator’s $4,000 pay goes to 4 local PTAs
House panel approves child-murder measure
Drug-free-zones bill advances in the House
HB106 would help track 2 kinds of Utah firms
Senators OK $9 billion in base budget spending
House OKs bill to ban protests at funerals
Committee backs limits on sales of ephedrine
Audit sought on education costs for undocumented immigrants
Legislators focus on illegal immigrants
Legislative actions
House passes bill outlawing demonstrations at funerals
A $10 million UVSC ‘down payment’
2 tax-cut bills advance to House floor
Bill requiring public hearings on school closures, boundary adjustments advances
Extending health benefits in work accidents backed
Utahns may get help on owed commissions
Bill targets smoking in cars with children
Transit bill could hamper rail funding, UTA says
House Demos attack tuition voucher bill
State retirees may face hurdle in return to work
DUI measure calls for car locking devices
Public-comment rules may receive clarification
WSU-USU engineering partnership proposed
No action taken on Net government notices
Tax foe’s bill calls for a ‘Tax Me More Fund’
Child-support overhaul stalls in Senate
Driver’s license retesting bill voted down
Demo takeover could hurt Utah, Bennett says
Photo: Chilly January day on the Hill

House committee advances $279 million tax cut
Action taken this morning by the Utah Legislature

Pet-cruelty law sought
Senators get a jump on budget
Child support facing overhaul?

Pignanelli & Webb: Basic Capitol Hill jargon for dummies (opinion)
Jay Evensen: School choice prepares kids for the world (opinion)
Utah bills affecting families
East-west traffic flow is hot issue
‘Lost Boys,’ other FLDS teens lobby lawmakers
School-clubs bill aims to keep parents in the loop
Seniors need alternatives (opinion)
Repeal of tuition break for immigrants advances
Religious-expression bill goes to Senate
Mom offers emotional plea for primary seat-belt law
Gold Star license plates OK’d by Senate panel
Graduated licensing bill stalls in committee
2 ‘base budget’ bills await Senate approval
Panel passes CHIP bill after substantial debate
Senate panel approves cap on contributions
Panel beefs up law on assault of law officer
Friday’s activity at the Utah Legislature
Utah schools look flush …

Speaker requesting audit of all Utah school districts
Will wine, galleries mix?
A statewide restriction on tanning for minors?
Bob Bernick Jr.: Can legislators sustain their tax-cutting truce? (opinion)
Utah must rein in spending growth, lawmaker says
Measure would let EnergySolutions move waste on site
Emergency planning bill gets Senate panel’s OK
Mayne’s bill safeguards settlements for disabled
Voucher bill, similar to last year’s, may pass this year
Foster-home 911 issue resurfaces
House OKs Water Week for early May

Salt Lake Tribune

Kindergarten debate:  Does all-day make all-stars? Guv wants more funding for the programs

Guv, GOP at odds on lobbyists:  He may bypass lawmakers to get some ethics reformsJazz tickets too risky a perk


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