Education
Rick Bowmer, Associated Press
New attempt to require seat belts on Utah school buses clears first legislative hurdle
Rep. Craig Hall, R-West Valley City, is making another attempt to require new buses to be equipped with seatbelts after a previous bill failed in the House two years ago — and Friday his bill cleared its first hurdle.
Tom Smart, Deseret News
Utah House passes bill creating commissioner of apprenticeships position
Utah would be the first state in the country to establish the position of commissioner of apprenticeships program, under legislation passed Friday by the Utah House of Representatives.
Ravell Call, Deseret News
Utah House passes bill that would cover college tuition and fees for needy Utah students
Utah students of limited means would pay no tuition or fees for two years to attend state colleges, universities and technical colleges under HB260, which passed the House on a vote of 69-3 on Thursday.