This bill would allow local governments to create "rent control" laws that arbitrarily impose price restrictions on the cost of renting property.
Local governments across Utah often rely on a Class B misdemeanor for nuisance penaltys—even when no actual harm is done.
Utahns aren't able to fully utilize there property due to local government regulations—SB 107 seeks to change that.
This bill restricts government from charging individuals for onerous property violations that don't actually bother neighbors.
Government should maintain a level playing field for private industry—not compete with it. This bill is a step in that direction.
Tax exemptions in local development areas or agencies hurt communities more than elected officials often realize.