Title 17 Chapter 52 Section 404

Changing Forms of County Government
Section 404
Amendment of optional plan.


17-52-404.   Amendment of optional plan.

            (1) Subject to Subsection (2), an optional plan, after going into effect following an election held under Section 17-52-206, may be amended by an affirmative vote of two-thirds of the county legislative body.

            (2) Notwithstanding Subsection (1), an amendment to an optional plan in effect may not take effect until approved by a majority of registered voters voting in a general or special election at which the amendment is proposed, if the amendment changes:

            (a) the size or makeup of the legislative body, except for adjustments necessary due to decennial reapportionment;

            (b) the distribution of powers between the executive and legislative branches of county government; or

            (c) the status of the county executive or legislative body from full-time to part-time or vice versa.

Renumbered and Amended by Chapter 133, 2000 General Session