Title 17 Chapter 27a Section 707

County Land Use, Development, and Management Act
Section 707
Standard of review for appeals.


17-27a-707.   Standard of review for appeals.

            (1) A county may, by ordinance, designate the standard of review for appeals of land use authority decisions.

            (2) If the county fails to designate a standard of review of factual matters, the appeal authority shall review the matter de novo.

            (3) The appeal authority shall determine the correctness of a decision of the land use authority in its interpretation and application of a land use ordinance.

            (4) Only those decisions in which a land use authority has applied a land use ordinance to a particular application, person, or parcel may be appealed to an appeal authority.

Enacted by Chapter 254, 2005 General Session