Utah Commissioner of Labor
|Utah Commissioner of Labor|
|Office website:||Official Link|
|2013 FY Budget:||$37,380,600|
|Length of term:||Serves at the pleasure of the Governor|
|Authority:||Utah Code, Title 34, Chapter 1, Section 201|
|Selection Method:||Appointed by Governor|
|Assumed office:||June 2006|
|Other Utah Executive Offices|
|Governor • Lieutenant Governor • Attorney General •Treasurer • Auditor • Superintendent of Education • Agriculture Commissioner • Insurance Commissioner • Natural Resources Commissioner • Labor Commissioner • Public Service Commission|
The current officeholder is Sherrie Hayashi.
The commissioner of labor is established in Title 34, Chapter 1, Section 201 of the Utah code:
|The chief administrative officer of the commission is the commissioner, who shall be appointed by the governor with the consent of the Senate.|
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The commissioner administers the Utah Labor Commission, which works to achieve safety in Utah's workplaces and fairness in employment and housing. Utah code explains that the commissioner administers labor regulations, proposes a department budget, approves applications for federal monies and fulfills any other duties as required by either the legislature or the governor.
- Antidiscrimination and Labor Division
- Division of Boiler and Elevator Safety
- Office of Coal Mine Safety
- Industrial Accidents Division
- Utah Occupational Safety and Health Division
- Workplace Safety
- Administrative Services
- Adjudication Division
The budget for the Labor Commission in Fiscal Year 2013 was $37,380,600.
- See also: Compensation of state executive officers
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Utah Labor Commission
160 East 300 South, 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 146600
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6600
Phone: (801) 530-6800
Fax: (801) 530-6390
Toll-free: (800) 530-5090 In state only
- Utah Code "34A-1-201. Commissioner -- Appointment -- Removal -- Compensation -- Qualifications -- Responsibilities -- Reports," Accessed December 28, 2012
- Laborcommission.Utah.gov, "Who we are - what we do," accessed October 28, 2011
- Governor's Office of Planning and Budget, "2013 Budget Summary – Tables," accessed April 6, 2013