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7 This act modifies the Municipal Code and the County Code by allowing municipalities and
8 counties to compel the attendance of officials at meetings h [
9 wages or salary for failure to attend
10 This act affects sections of Utah Code Annotated 1953 as follows:
12 10-3-505, as enacted by Chapter 48, Laws of Utah 1977
13 17-53-206, as renumbered and amended by Chapter 133, Laws of Utah 2000
14 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
15 Section 1. Section 10-3-505 is amended to read:
16 10-3-505. Attendance.
17 The governing body shall have the power to compel the attendance of its own members at
18 its meetings and provide such penalties as it [
19 therewith. h [
20 members for failure to attend the meetings of the governing body.
21 Section 2. Section 17-53-206 is amended to read:
22 17-53-206. Meetings to comply with open meetings law -- Records and minutes --
24 (1) Each meeting of the county legislative body shall comply with Title 52, Chapter 4,
25 Open and Public Meetings.
26 (2) The chair and clerk of the county legislative body shall sign the records and minutes
27 of the county legislative body.
28 (3) The county legislative body shall have the power to compel the attendance of its own
29 members at its meetings and provide such penalties as it considers necessary for the failure to
30 comply therewith. h [
31 of the members for failure to attend the meetings of the county legislative body.
Legislative Review Note
as of 12-19-01 9:05 AM
A limited legal review of this legislation raises no obvious constitutional or statutory concerns.