Updated April 28th, 2021 This Bill was signed by Governor Cox. The new law will take effect 60 days from the end of the Legislative Session on Tuesday, May 5th, 2021
Post updated on April 23rd, 2021 to include more detailed information. Governor Cox signed H.B. 60 Conceal Carry Firearms Amendments into law on February 12th, 2021, making Utah the 17th state to become Constitutional Carry, also known as "Permitless Carry". Don't just start loading up and carrying yet though, as the new law does not... Read More
Updated February 12th, 2021 This Bill was signed by Governor Cox. The new law will take effect 60 days from the end of the Legislative Session on Tuesday, May 5th, 2021 See more information here.
Under current law it is a Class A Misdemeanor to change, alter, remove, or obliterate the name of the maker, model, manufacturer's number, or other mark of identification on any handgun (pistol or revolver). This Bill would change the law to include ALL firearms and make it a Third Degree Felony instead of a Class... Read More
NOTE: This Bill is the same as H.B. 87 Safe Storage of Firearms Amendments which failed to pass in the 2019 Legislative Session. The following is the same text from our post last year because it's the same Bill. Under this Bill it would make it a class B misdemeanor for an owner of a firearm... Read More
This Bill provides a process for surrendering a firearm after an individual becomes a restricted person. Because this Bill does not restrict any rights we do not support nor oppose this Bill. We Do Not Support Nor Oppose This Bill H.B. 267 Prohibited Persons Amendments This Bill • Defines terms; and • Requires a restricted person... Read More
Currently a person cannot have a firearm in their residence, which means "an improvement to real property used or occupied as a primary or secondary residence", if they sign a lease agreement or other document with a landlord (owner of the property) for an apartment, room of a house, condominium, duplex, townhome, etc. which specifically... Read More
This Bill Was Tabled (Failed) This bill is the same as a Bill (H.B. 190 Liability of Firearm Custodian) also known as “Lauren’s Law” which failed in the 2019 Legislative Session. The following is the same text from our post last year because it's the same Bill, just a different title. Let's start off with... Read More