Utah Senate Invites Public Comment on Judicial Nominee

The Utah Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee is seeking public comment on Governor Herbert's appointment of Elizabeth M. Knight to the Third District Juvenile Court.

Those who desire to comment should contact Mr. Michael Christensen at the Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel, Utah State Capitol Campus, House Building, Suite W210, PO Box 145210, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-5210, by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 26, 2015. All statements should include the respondent's name, telephone number, and mailing address.
The Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee will discuss this appointment in a public meeting, likely to be held in July.  The committee will issue a report to the full senate prior to a confirmation vote. If confirmed, Knight will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Christine S. Decker on February 16th, 2015.