Local Headlines 3-6-14

Salt Lake Tribune

Two more Utah clean air bills approved by committee

Bill to name highway for slain officer advances to House

Bill: Grandparents retain rights after parental termination

Bill: Fewer consequences for smart Utah school truants

House panel okays funding for after-school programs

Deal on Count My Vote gets OK

House, Senate draw line in sand over pricey tech plan

House bill advances to encourage Breathalyzers in Utah’s bars

House rejects tax break for transit passes

Landmark immigration bill on hold

Dems say GOP pushes them off tax panel

Does Daybreak’s mission make up for Kennecott’s emissions?

Utah Senate gives preliminary nod to payday loan reform

Report lauds Utah’s computer science education

Cock fighting law flutters forward in legislative committee

Alaskan capital ditches blue parking kiosks

House bill a nod to women’s role in the economy

Deseret News

Op-ed: Utah voter list: Time to stop putting citizens’ lives at risk

Dan Liljenquist: Count My Vote: Compromise isn’t a betrayal of principles

Op-ed: Adoption legislation: Children first, parents second

Jay Evensen: Don’t mess with a great Utah property tax law

Editorial: Maintaining balance

Editorial: Protecting privacy

Committee OKs bill to fight intergenerational poverty with after-school programs

Higher education officials urge caucus attendance

Clear air proponents rally around bill proposing transit tax

Bill would exclude exemplary students from criminal truancy

Utah may study daylight saving time

House bill sets standards for commercial breathalyzers

Committee advances bill banning city dog-breed ordinances

Deal ending Count My Vote initiative passes House, Senate

Senate gives preliminary nod to school grading changes

House approves direct, nonpartisan election of State School Board

Cockfighting closer to becoming felony in Utah

House sends ‘Josh Powell bill’ to governor for signature

Democrats offer full Medicaid expansion bill


Bill to end Daylight Saving Time making progress at Legislature (Daily Herald)

Bill on state elections clears House (Daily Herald)

Editorial: Support Count My Vote deal (Standard-Examiner)

Farmington bill to grapple with West Davis Corridor up to $100,000 (Standard-Examiner)

Bear River Health Department unhappy with changes to Legislature’s e-cigarette bill (Logan Herald Journal)