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S.B. 15 Enrolled

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UTAH SCENIC BYWAY AMENDMENTS

             2     
2010 GENERAL SESSION

             3     
STATE OF UTAH

             4     
Chief Sponsor: Dennis E. Stowell

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House Sponsor: Christopher N. Herrod

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             7      LONG TITLE
             8      General Description:
             9          This bill modifies the Designation of State Highways Act by amending provisions
             10      relating to scenic byway designations.
             11      Highlighted Provisions:
             12          This bill:
             13          .    defines corridor management plan;
             14          .    requires the Legislature to approve the corridor management plan that will be
             15      submitted with the application for a highway to be nominated for designation as a
             16      National Scenic Byway or All-American Road;
             17          .    provides that the Legislature may:
             18              .    approve the corridor management plan;
             19              .    approve the corridor management plan with conditions specified by the
             20      Legislature; or
             21              .    deny the corridor management plan;
             22          .    provides that upon a decision by the Legislature, the nominating entity is not
             23      required to move forward with the nomination for the National Scenic Byway or
             24      All-American Road designation; and
             25          .    makes technical changes.
             26      Monies Appropriated in this Bill:
             27          None
             28      Other Special Clauses:
             29          None


             30      Utah Code Sections Affected:
             31      AMENDS:
             32          72-4-301, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2009, Chapter 393
             33          72-4-301.5, as enacted by Laws of Utah 2009, Chapter 393
             34     
             35      Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
             36          Section 1. Section 72-4-301 is amended to read:
             37           72-4-301. Definitions.
             38          As used in this part:
             39          (1) "Committee" means the Utah State Scenic Byway Committee created in Section
             40      72-4-302 .
             41          (2) "Corridor management plan" means a written document:
             42          (a) required to be submitted for a highway to be nominated as a National Scenic
             43      Byway or All-American Road that specifies the actions, procedures, controls, operational
             44      practices, and administrative strategies to maintain the scenic, historic, recreational, cultural,
             45      archeological, and natural qualities of a scenic byway; and
             46          (b) adopted by each municipality or county affected by the corridor management plan.
             47          [(2)] (3) "Non-scenic area" means:
             48          (a) any property that is unzoned or zoned for commercial or industrial use adjoining a
             49      highway that does not contain at least one of the intrinsic qualities described in Subsection
             50      72-4-303 (1)(b) immediately upon the property; or
             51          (b) any property that is unzoned or zoned for commercial or industrial use that
             52      contains an intrinsic quality described in Subsection 72-4-303 (1)(b) immediately upon the
             53      property but the intrinsic quality does not represent the primary use of the property.
             54          [(3)] (4) "Segmentation" means:
             55          (a) removing the scenic byway designation from a portion of an existing scenic byway
             56      that adjoins a non-scenic area; or
             57          (b) excluding a portion of a highway from a scenic byway designation where the


             58      highway adjoins a non-scenic area.
             59          Section 2. Section 72-4-301.5 is amended to read:
             60           72-4-301.5. Designation of highways as a National Scenic Byway or
             61      All-American Road -- Legislative approval.
             62          (1) Except as provided in Section 72-4-304 , a highway or state scenic byway may not
             63      be nominated for designation as a National Scenic Byway or All-American Road unless the
             64      [nomination] corridor management plan that will be submitted with the application for the
             65      highway or state scenic byway to be nominated for designation as a National Scenic Byway or
             66      All-American Road is approved by the Legislature.
             67          (2) (a) In accordance with Subsection (1), the Legislature may:
             68          (i) approve the corridor management plan;
             69          (ii) approve the corridor management plan with conditions specified by the
             70      Legislature; or
             71          (iii) deny the corridor management plan.
             72          (b) Upon a decision by the Legislature under Subsection (2)(a), the nominating entity
             73      is not required to move forward with the nomination for the National Scenic Byway or
             74      All-American Road designation.


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