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2021 Legislative Session

Post Updated: February 19th, 2021 @ 6:40 pm
Original Post: January 26th, 2021

The 2021 Utah Legislative Session began on January 19, 2021, to March 5, 2021
Unless otherwise stated in a Bill, if passed and signed by Governor Cox, it will become effective on May 5th, 2020.

The following Bills are firearm, security, and/or self-defense related. Each Bill has information including if we support it [  ], oppose it  [  ], Title, Sponsor, Current Status, and Current Location. If you want to know more about what a Bill is, the process it goes through, and how it becomes law, see the Utah State Legislature website or How A Bill Becomes A Law In Utah.

Posts are being created for each Bill and will be updated with links to read more information about each Bill.

Numbered Bills

  /   Short Title Sponsor Last Action Last Location
   H.B. 60 Conceal Carry Firearms Amendments - Read More  Brooks, W. (Republican) Governor Signed Lieutenant Governor's office for filing
   H.B. 61 Concealed Carry Exemption During State of Emergency Maloy, A.C. (Republican) 19 Jan 2021, House/ 1st reading (Introduced) House Rules Committee
   H.B. 76 Firearm Preemption Amendments Maloy, A.C. (Republican) LFA/ fiscal note publicly available Senate Rules Committee
    H.B. 101 Protected Persons Amendments Stoddard, A. (Democrat) Senate/ placed on 2nd Reading Calendar Senate 2nd Reading Calendar
   H.B. 200 Firearm Safe Harbor Amendments Maloy, A.C. (Republican) Senate/ 1st reading (Introduced) Senate Rules Committee
   H.B. 205 Universal Background Checks for Firearm Purchases King, Brian S. (Democrat) 28 Jan 2021, House/ received fiscal note from Fiscal Analyst House Rules Committee
   H.B. 216 Firearms Amendments Lisonbee, K. (Republican) Senate/ to standing committee Senate Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Committee