7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill modifies the Bail Bond Recovery Act regarding bail bond apprentices.
10 Highlighted Provisions:
11 This bill:
12 . authorizes a bail bond apprentice to wear clothing identifying the apprentice as a
13 bail bond agent.
14 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
16 Other Special Clauses:
18 Utah Code Sections Affected:
20 53-11-112 , as enacted by Laws of Utah 1998, Chapter 257
22 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
23 Section 1. Section 53-11-112 is amended to read:
24 53-11-112. Licensure -- Bail recovery apprentices -- Requirements and
26 (1) In addition to the requirements in Sections 53-11-108 and 53-11-113 , an applicant
27 for licensure as a bail recovery apprentice shall meet all of the requirements under Section
28 53-11-109 , except the applicant is not subject to the experience requirement under Subsection
29 53-11-109 (1)(a).
30 (2) A bail recovery apprentice may work as a licensee only:
31 (a) as an employee or contract employee of a bail bond agency; and
32 (b) under the direct supervision of a bail enforcement agent or bail recovery agent
33 employed also by the bail enforcement agent, unless the bail recovery apprentice is conducting
34 activities at the direction of the employing bail enforcement agent that under this chapter do not
35 require direct supervision.
36 (3) A bail recovery apprentice may not:
37 (a) advertise [
38 (b) provide services as a licensee under this chapter directly for members of the public;
40 (c) employ or hire as independent contractors bail enforcement agents, bail recovery
41 agents, or bail recovery apprentices.
42 (4) A bail recovery apprentice may wear an article of clothing that conspicuously
43 displays on the chest and the back of the article of clothing lettering that clearly identifies the
44 licensee as a bail enforcement or recovery agent.
Legislative Review Note
as of 2-5-14 6:45 PM