S.R. 2 Enrolled
7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This Senate resolution of the Legislature modifies legislative rules for compensation
10 and expense reimbursement.
11 Highlighted Provisions:
12 This resolution:
13 . amends per diem and expense related language in Senate Rules to comply with
14 current compensation and expense requirements.
15 Special Clauses:
17 Legislative Rules Affected:
21 Be it resolved by the Senate of the state of Utah:
22 Section 1. SR1-3-102 is amended to read:
23 SR1-3-102. Duties of the president.
24 (1) The general duties of the president are to:
25 (a) assign responsibilities to and supervise the officers and employees of the Senate;
26 (b) assign places and determine access for news media representatives;
27 (c) call the Senate to order at the time scheduled for convening, and proceed with the
28 daily order of business;
29 (d) announce the business before the Senate in the order that it is to be acted upon;
30 (e) receive and submit all motions and proposals presented by senators;
31 (f) put to a vote all questions that arise in the course of proceedings, and announce the
32 results of the vote;
33 (g) enforce the Senate Rules governing debates;
34 (h) enforce observance of order and decorum;
35 (i) inform the Senate on any point of order or practice;
36 (j) receive and announce to the Senate any official messages and communications;
37 (k) sign all acts, orders, and proceedings of the Senate;
38 (l) appoint the members of committees; and
39 (m) represent the Senate, declaring its will and obeying its commands.
40 (2) The president shall:
41 (a) sign, or authorize a designee to sign, all requisitions on the Division of Finance to
42 pay Senate expenses; and
43 (b) give final approval of all expenditure requests as authorized by the majority and
44 minority leaders of the Senate, including [
45 reimbursement for expenses for in-state and out-of-state travel on legislative business.
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