Title 67 Chapter 21 Section 5

State Officers and Employees
Utah Protection of Public Employees Act
Section 5
Court orders for violation of chapter.


67-21-5.   Court orders for violation of chapter.

            (1) A court, in rendering a judgment in an action brought under this chapter, may order reinstatement of the employee at the same level, the payment of back wages, full reinstatement of fringe benefits and seniority rights, damages, or any combination of these remedies.

            (2) A court shall award the complainant all or a portion of the costs of litigation, which are defined to include reasonable attorney fees and witness fees, if the court determines that the complainant prevails.

Amended by Chapter 427, 2013 General Session