They now pay 76 cents a month, but that would rise to $1.24 a month under SB198.
Its sponsor, Sen. Wayne Harper, D-Taylorsville, said the money would help upgrade what officials say are antiquated 911 and public safety radio systems statewide. Also, the bill would also make many reforms to the Utah Communications Authority after an official embezzled $1 million from it recently.
Driver license fees • HB388 would increase numerous fees by the Driver License Division. Its sponsor, Rep. Eric Hutchings, R-Kearns, said such increases come about once a decade, and help the division keep up with inflation.