Utah fine-tunes open carry law

The bill aims to clarify for police that carrying a gun or other dangerous weapon in public is allowed


By Dennis Romboy
Deseret Morning News

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Carrying a holstered gun or toting a rifle would not be grounds for a disorderly conduct or other criminal charges under a proposed law Utah legislators are again considering.

Rep. Paul Ray, R-Clearfield, introduced his latest version of the bill to the Judiciary Interim Committee on Wednesday but said he still needs to make some changes so it "reads a little bit better."

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