7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill modifies provisions of the Division of Occupational and Professional
10 Licensing Act.
11 Highlighted Provisions:
12 This bill:
13 ▸ provides that an applicant applying for a license from the Division of Occupational
14 and Professional Licensing does not have to pay fees under certain circumstances.
15 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
17 Other Special Clauses:
19 Utah Code Sections Affected:
21 58-1-301.3, Utah Code Annotated 1953
23 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
24 Section 1. Section 58-1-301.3 is enacted to read:
25 58-1-301.3. Waiver of licensing fees.
26 (1) An individual applicant for licensure under this title may apply for licensure
27 without paying the fees described in Subsection 58-1-301(1) if the applicant provides evidence
28 to the division that at the time of the application the applicant is:
29 (a) on full-time active service with a branch of the armed forces of the United States,
30 including an applicant who is on full-time active duty orders with the National Guard or
31 reserve component of the armed forces; or
32 (b) receiving public assistance through one of the following programs administered by
33 the Department of Workforce Services:
34 (i) the Family Employment Program described in Section 35A-3-302; or
35 (ii) General Assistance described in Section 35A-3-401.
36 (2) The division may make rules in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah
37 Administrative Rulemaking Act, to implement the requirements of this section.
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