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<h2 style="margin:0; background:#E0F2F7; font-size:180%; font-weight:bold; border:1px solid #0047AB; text-align:center; color: black; padding:0.2em 0.4em;"><br>'''Welcome to Utah on Ballotpedia!'''<br><br></h2><br>
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<p align="justify">''Located near the west coast of the United States, Utah is bordered by Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Arizona and Nevada. Nicknamed “the Beehive state,” Utah was the 45th state admitted to the Union in 1896. Salt Lake City is the state’s capital and also largest city. Currently, there are two Republican members of the U.S. Senate, a total of 4 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 29 members of the Utah State Senate and 75 members of the Utah House of Representatives. As of September 2013, Utah is one of 24 Republican state government trifectas.''</p></td></tr>
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<td><center>''[[Utah elections, 2013|No regularly scheduled elections in Utah.]]<br/>Exceptions include special elections.<br/><hr>'''[[Portal:Elections|Find current U.S. election news and links here]].'''''</center></td></tr></table>
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<td><center>• [[Voting in Utah|Important voting information]]  <br>•  [[Absentee voting#Absentee voting|Absentee voting]]  •  [[Early voting#Early voting|Early voting]]  •  [[State Blue Books|Blue Book]]  <br> • [[Redistricting in Utah|Redistricting]]  •  [[Utah vote fraud|Vote fraud]] <hr>''For more information on voting in Utah,'' '''''[[Voting in Utah|<br>click here]].'''''<br></center></td></tr></table>
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'''State executives'''<br>
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[[Governor of Utah|Governor]] •
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[[Utah State Auditor|State Auditor]] •
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[[Utah Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] •
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[[Utah Commissioner of Insurance|Commissioner of Insurance]] •
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[[Utah Commissioner of Agriculture and Food|Commissioner of Agriculture and Food]] •
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[[Utah Director of Natural Resources|Director of Natural Resources]] •
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[[Utah Chairman of Public Service Commission]]
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'''State legislature'''<br>
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<center>{{Congdelegationlists|Chamber=Senate|State=Utah}}</center>
[[Utah State Legislature|State Legislature]]
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[[Utah Senate|Senate]]
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'''Other'''<br>
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• [[Special elections to the 113th United States Congress (2013-2014)|2013-2014 Special Congressional elections]]<br>
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• [[United States Congress elections, 2014|2014 Congressional elections]]<br>
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• [[United States Senate elections, 2014|2014 U.S. Senate elections]]<br>
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• [[List of candidates who won election to U.S. Congress on November 6, 2012|November 6, 2012 General Election Winners]]
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• [[United States Constitution]]<br>
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• [[Filibuster|What is a filibuster?]]<br>
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• [[Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives|Do you know the staff salaries of your U.S. Congress member?]]<br>
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• [[List of U.S. Congress incumbents not running for re-election in 2012|List of incumbents who are retired]]<br>
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• [[Filing requirements for congressional candidates]]<br>
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• [[National contested primary average during the 2012 U.S. congressional elections|2012 Congressional elections contested primaries analysis]]
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[[Beaver County, Utah ballot measures|Beaver]] • [[Box Elder County, Utah ballot measures|Box Elder]] • [[Cache County, Utah ballot measures|Cache]] • [[Carbon County, Utah ballot measures|Carbon]] • [[Daggett County, Utah ballot measures|Daggett]] • [[Davis County, Utah ballot measures|Davis]] • [[Duchesne County, Utah ballot measures|Duchesne]] • [[Emery County, Utah ballot measures|Emery]] • [[Garfield County, Utah ballot measures|Garfield]] • [[Grand County, Utah ballot measures|Grand]] • [[Iron County, Utah ballot measures|Iron]] • [[Juab County, Utah ballot measures|Juab]] • [[Kane County, Utah ballot measures|Kane]] • [[Millard County, Utah ballot measures|Millard]] • [[Morgan County, Utah ballot measures|Morgan]] • [[Piute County, Utah ballot measures|Piute]] • [[Rich  County, Utah ballot measures|Rich]] • [[Salt Lake County, Utah ballot measures|Salt Lake]] • [[San Juan County, Utah ballot measures|San Juan]] • [[Sanpete County, Utah ballot measures|Sanpete]] • [[Sevier County, Utah ballot measures|Sevier]] • [[Summit County, Utah ballot measures|Summit]] • [[Tooele County, Utah ballot measures|Tooele]] • [[Uintah County, Utah ballot measures|Uintah]] • [[Utah County, Utah ballot measures|Utah]] • [[Wasatch County, Utah ballot measures|Wasatch]] • [[Washington County, Utah ballot measures|Washington]] • [[Wayne County, Utah ballot measures|Wayne]] • [[Weber County, Utah ballot measures|Weber]]
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<center>[[Utah state budget|State budget]] • [[Utah public pensions|Public pensions]] • [[Utah Constitution|State Constitution]] • [[Utah Supreme Court|State Supreme Court]] <br>• [[Laws governing ballot measures in Utah|Laws governing ballot measures]] • [[Laws governing recall]] <br>• [[Laws governing local ballot measures in Utah|Laws governing local measures]] • [[Laws governing the initiative process]] <br>• [[Utah signature requirements|Signature requirements]] • [[History_of_Initiative_%26_Referendum_in_Utah|History of initiative and referendum]] <br>• [[Public financing of campaigns#Utah|Public Financing of Campaigns]] • [[Campaign finance requirements for Utah ballot measures|Campaign finance requirements]]<br><br></center>
  
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'''Voting and elections'''
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* [[Portal:Congress|Congress]] ([[United States Senate elections in Utah, 2012|2012 U.S. Senate]] & [[United States House of Representatives elections in Utah, 2012|House elections]])
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* [[Portal:State Executive Officials|State executive officials]] ([[Utah state executive official elections, 2012|2012]])
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* [[Utah State Legislature|State legislature]] ([[Utah State Senate elections, 2012|2012 Senate]] & [[Utah House of Representatives elections, 2012|House elections]])
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* [[List of Utah ballot measures|State ballot measures]] ([[Utah_2012_ballot_measures|2012]])
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[[Utah State Auditor|State Auditor]] [[Utah Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] <br>
* [[Redistricting in Utah]]
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[[Utah Commissioner of Agriculture|Commissioner of Agriculture and Food]] <br>
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* [[Ballotpedia:Who Runs the States]]
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[[Utah Chairman of Public Service Commission|Chairman of Public Service Commission]]<br><br><hr><br> [[File:Verified.png|20px]] [[Ballotpedia:Who Runs the States, Utah|Results for Utah, ''Who Runs the States'' report]]<br><br></center></td></tr></table>
** [[Ballotpedia:Who Runs the States, Utah|Utah Results]]
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* [[Public financing of campaigns#Utah|Public Financing of Campaigns]]
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'''Laws and history'''
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* [[Laws governing ballot measures in Utah]]
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** [[Laws governing the initiative process in Utah|Laws governing the initiative process]]
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* [[Campaign finance requirements for Utah ballot measures|Campaign finance requirements]]
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* [[History_of_Initiative_%26_Referendum_in_Utah|History of initiative and referendum]]
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<center>''A recall is the removal of an elected official from office for wrongdoing or a disagreeable action the ballot measure specifies.''<br><br></center>
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Located near the west coast of the United States, Utah is bordered by Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Arizona and Nevada. Nicknamed “the Beehive state,” Utah was the 45th state admitted to the Union in 1896. Salt Lake City is the state’s capital and also largest city. Currently, there are two Republican members of the U.S. Senate, a total of 4 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 29 members of the Utah State Senate and 75 members of the Utah House of Representatives. As of September 2013, Utah is one of 24 Republican state government trifectas.

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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Utah 2011January 3, 2017November 2016LinkRobert Bennett (R)
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Utah 1977January 3, 2019November 2018LinkFrank E. Moss (D)


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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:Predecessor:
Chris Stewart
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkJim Matheson (D)
Jason Chaffetz
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 2009January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkChris Cannon (R)
Jim Matheson
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Republican PartyDistrict 1 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkJames V. Hansen (R)


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The structure of the Utah judicial system is laid out in Article VIII of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the Utah Supreme Court, the Utah Court of Appeals, the Utah District Courts, the Utah Juvenile Courts and the Utah Justice Courts.


There are two federal courts in Utah: the United States District Court for the District of Utah and District of Utah Bankruptcy Court. Appeals from these courts go to the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

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Admitted to U.S.:   1896
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