This bill would reduce barriers to obtaining an occupational license for those coming to Utah internationally or from other states.
This bill will create a review board for current and proposed occupational licensure regulations.
The knee-jerk reaction to more tightly regulate industries and professions every time a customer is dissatisfied tends to hurt honest professionals, who are just trying to do their jobs, more than it prevents negative outcomes.
Over 4,500 Utahns have now gone through a simplified occupational licensure process.
Utah can benefit greatly from adopting a similar approach to Arizona regarding autonomous vehicles.
Where many states have created legal complications for companies wanting to serve their customers, Utah is providing them the option to hit the 'pause' button on any law or regulation that stands in their way.
Utahns have the right to reasonable, consistent, and clear rules governing how, when, and to whom permits will be granted.