Title 76 Chapter 10 Section 528

Utah Criminal Code
Offenses Against Public Health, Safety, Welfare, and Morals
Section 528
Carrying a dangerous weapon while under influence of alcohol or drugs unlawful.

            

76-10-528.   Carrying a dangerous weapon while under influence of alcohol or drugs unlawful.

            (1) Any person who carries a dangerous weapon while under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance as defined in Section 58-37-2 is guilty of a class B misdemeanor. Under the influence means the same level of influence or blood or breath alcohol concentration as provided in Subsections 41-6a-502(1)(a) through(c).

            (2) It is not a defense to prosecution under this section that the person:

            (a) is licensed in the pursuit of wildlife of any kind; or

            (b) has a valid permit to carry a concealed firearm.


Amended by Chapter 226, 2008 General Session