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Late Tuesday, the governor’s office sent an email to cabinet members regarding issues stemming from the recent federal court rulings.
"For those agencies that now face conflicting laws either in statute or administrative rule, you should consult with the assistant attorney generals assigned to your agency on the best course to resolve those conflicts," the email states. "Where no conflicting laws exist you should conduct business in compliance with the federal judge’s ruling until such time that the current district court decision is addressed by the 10th Circuit Court."
Officials in Juab and Piute say that although they are awaiting further clarification from the state, demand for same-sex marriage has been scant.
Many county clerk offices were only open until noon Tuesday.
Garfield County officials have not responded to repeated request for comment. It is not known if they are issuing licenses to same-sex couples.
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