State Election Office Rules Term Limits Initiative Unconstitutional

The State Election Office released the following statement in response to a pending initiative application titled “Utah Term Limits for Appointed Executive Officials Act”:

“After careful and thorough legal review, including consultation with the Attorney General’s Office, Lt. Gov. Spencer J. Cox has determined the pending initiative application is patently unconstitutional.”  

A copy of the letter is embedded below.

 

Utah Elections Office Ruling on Term Limits Initiative