H.B. 132 - Higher Education Student Speech Rights


Sponsor: Rep. Kim F. Coleman
Floor Sponsor: Sen. Todd Weiler


Good Government


Better Utah Position

– Oppose

Bill Status

– Did Not Pass

Bill Timeline

  • 2/27/20- Passed House
  • 3/12/20- Failed Senate
  • 3/12/20- Filed as not passed


Prohibits a college or university from punishing certain acts of speech that do not meet the standard of “discriminatory harassment,” and allows the Attorney General to sue over violations.

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Voted "Yes"
Vote Legislator District
Yes Sen. J. Stuart Adams Republican SD22
Yes Sen. Allen M. Christensen Republican SD19
Yes Sen. Wayne A. Harper Republican SD6
Yes Sen. Daniel Hemmert Republican SD14
Yes Sen. Deidre M. Henderson Republican SD7
Yes Sen. Lyle W. Hillyard Republican SD25
Yes Sen. Daniel McCay Republican SD11
Yes Sen. Ann Millner Republican SD18
Yes Sen. Todd Weiler Republican SD23
Voted "No"
Vote Legislator District
No Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg Republican SD13
No Sen. Curtis S. Bramble Republican SD16
No Sen. David G. Buxton Republican SD20
No Sen. Gene Davis Democrat SD3
No Sen. Keith Grover Republican SD15
No Sen. David P. Hinkins Republican SD27
No Sen. Don L. Ipson Republican SD29
No Sen. Jani Iwamoto Democrat SD4
No Sen. Derek L. Kitchen Democrat SD2
No Sen. Karen Mayne Democrat SD5
No Sen. Ralph Okerlund Republican SD24
No Sen. Kathleen Riebe Democrat SD8
No Sen. Scott D. Sandall Republican SD17
No Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson Republican SD21
No Sen. Evan J. Vickers Republican SD28
No Sen. Ronald Winterton Republican SD26
Officially Absent
Vote Legislator District
Absent Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore Republican SD9
Absent Sen. Luz Escamilla Democrat SD1
Absent Sen Lincoln Fillmore Republican SD10
Absent Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher Republican SD12
Didn't Get to Vote
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