TITLE

Utah Legislators Close Up Shop Without Highway Bond Issue

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/3/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32331, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Utah legislators have adjourned their annual regular legislative session without approving a highway bond issue. However, legislators have approved a bill that authorizes the Utah Department of Transportation to enter into public-private partnerships. The legislatures also failed to vote on several tax reform measures that include a flat income tax.
ACCESSION #
20281859

 

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