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1970-1973 Utah Attorney General Reports and Opinions 1 (1970-1973)

handle is hein.sag/sagut0058 and id is 1 raw text is: OFFICE OF ATTORNEY GENERAL

STATE OF UTAH

OPINION NO. 70-001
January 6, 1970

REQUESTED BY:
PREPARED BY:
QUESTIONS:

CONCLUSIONS:

Board of Examiners
Vernon B. Romney, Attorney General
Homer Holmgren, Assistant Attorney General
1. May the 1970 Budget Session of the
Legislature consider and pass upon claims
against the State?
2. If it may, what is the effect of not
publishing notice by the Board of Examin-
ers of its meeting to pass on claims?

1. See Opinion.

2.
to
of

The publishing of notice is essential
the Board of Examiner's consideration
claims opinion. *

Question 1
Section 2, Article VI of the Utah Constitution,
in 1968, reads as follows:

Sessions of the Legislature shall be
held annually at the seat of government and
shall begin on the second Monday in January.
A general session shall be held during the
odd numbered years, and a budget session shall
be held during the even numbered years. Legis-
lation not directly related to the state budget
may be considered by the Legislature during bud-
get sessions only if permitted by a joint reso-
lution passed by two thirds of the members
elected to each house.
It is our opinion that a claim against the state is not
directly related to the state budget, and so may not be considered
by the legislature except by a joint resolution passed by two thirds

as amended

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