The general session of the Utah legislature came to a close Friday evening as legislators frantically pushed through as many items of legislation as possible.
Utah will be the first state to offer free period products in all state executive branch buildings, after an announcement by Utah Governor Spencer J. Cox at a press conference on March 2.
Senator John Johnson of North Ogden has proposed a bill to study diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education.
HB177, which passed from the House to the Senate last week, proposes the creation of a State Mental Health System Commission.
Utah religious leaders gathered for a news conference at the capitol Thursday morning in an effort to urge Utah lawmakers to restore the Great Salt Lake's ecological health.
Three bills advocating for change to the Utah clergy child abuse reporting requirements are currently making their way through this year's legislative session.