During the 2023 General Session, the State Legislature passed S.B. 174. S.B. 174 enacted new regulations within Part 6, Subdivisions, of the County/Municipal Land Use Development And Management Act (§10-9a / §17-27a).
The administrative land use authority is defined in §10-9a-604.1 as an individual, board, or commission, appointed or employed by a municipality, including municipal staff or a municipal planning commission. Administrative land use authority does not include a municipal legislative body or a member or a municipal legislative body.
Special Note: The Office of the Property Rights Ombudsman has provided funding for this training program from the 1% surcharge on all building permits in the State of Utah.