Links About Utah HB 477

What Others are Saying... Weighing in on H B 477 -Utah Political Summary This is a an extremely well written piece on what changes and why its a bad law. The Governor of Utah: Today’s Worst Person in FOI World - The Art of Access Blog Utah Citizens Against Secret Government RALLY Tuesday, March 8 · 12:00pm - 2:00pm [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:58-06:00March 7th, 2011|Categories: Government, Legislation, Utah Government|Tags: , |0 Comments

Repeal Utah House Bill 477

Yesterday I blogged about House Bill 477.  Well it passed and passed with a strong majority. It is now time to put the pressure on Governor Gary Herbert. Our Governor has the ability to end this craziness.  Lets hope he does so that the Law can be better written and give due process. There is [...]

Utah Legislature Doesn’t Want the Public or the Media to Access Government Records

UPDATE: Apparently This PASSED ANYWAY. The most dangerous time to be in Utah is during the 45 days that the Utah Legislature is in session.  While there have been plenty of completely asinine laws considered, the crème del a crème is House Bill 477.  The bill would make wide-ranging changes to the Government Records Access [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:58-06:00March 4th, 2011|Categories: Government, Legislation, Utah Government|Tags: , , , |8 Comments

Handful of Senators Don’t Pass Legislation

"Yeah, my blood's so mad feels like coagulatin' I'm sitting here just contemplatin' I can't twist the truth, it knows no regulation. Handful of senators don't pass legislation And marches alone can't bring integration When human respect is disintegratin' This whole crazy world is just too frustratin' " Eve of Destruction by Barry Maquire I [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:53:37-06:00February 21st, 2008|Categories: Guns, Legislation|Tags: |0 Comments