In Their Own Words: Eliminating the Zion curtain
By Jennifer Napier-Pearce
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Feb 14 2014 07:20 am • Last Updated Feb 14 2014 09:30 am
HB285 would remove the barrier that new restaurants must build to obscure bartending — the so-called Zion curtain. It also would allow patrons to get an alcoholic beverage without ordering food.
Bill sponsor Rep. Kraig Powell, R-Heber City, says current rules create confusion for tourists and residents, as well as headaches for restaurateurs.
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