S.R. 1 - Senate Rules Resolution - Senate Access Procedures


Sponsor: Rep. Michael K. Mckell
Sponsor: Sen. Michael K. Mckell
Floor Sponsor: Legislators


Good Government


Better Utah Position

– Oppose



Bill Status

– Passed


Restricts the ability of the press to access certain non-public areas they were able to access previously, including the floor and the hallways leading to the Senate Chamber and areas behind the dais in committee rooms.

Notes: As a resolution to change Senate Rules, no House vote was required.

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Voted "Yes"
Vote Legislator District
Yes Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg Republican SD22
Yes Sen. Curtis S. Bramble Republican SD24
Yes Sen. David G. Buxton Republican SD4
Yes Sen Lincoln Fillmore Republican SD17
Yes Sen. Keith Grover Republican SD23
Yes Sen. Wayne A. Harper Republican SD16
Yes Sen. David P. Hinkins Republican SD26
Yes Sen. Michael S. Kennedy Republican SD21
Yes Sen. Daniel McCay Republican SD18
Yes Sen. Michael K. Mckell Republican SD25
Yes Sen. Ann Millner Republican SD5
Yes Sen. Derrin R. Owens Republican SD27
Yes Sen. Scott D. Sandall Republican SD1
Yes Sen. Evan J. Vickers Republican SD28
Yes Sen. Todd Weiler Republican SD8
Yes Sen. Chris H. Wilson Republican SD2
Yes Sen. Ronald Winterton Republican SD20
Voted "No"
Vote Legislator District
No Sen. Gene Davis Democrat SD3
No Sen. Luz Escamilla Democrat SD10
No Sen. Jani Iwamoto Democrat SD4
No Sen. John D. Johnson Republican SD3
No Sen. Derek L. Kitchen Democrat SD2
Officially Absent
Vote Legislator District
Absent Sen. J. Stuart Adams Republican SD7
Absent Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore Republican SD19
Absent Sen. Don L. Ipson Republican SD29
Absent Sen. Karen Mayne Democrat SD5
Absent Sen. Kathleen Riebe Democrat SD15
Absent Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson Republican SD6
Absent Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher Republican SD11
Didn't Get to Vote
Vote Legislator District