Rep. Ken Ivory Legislative Review – February 21, 2015

This week on the hill was extremely busy and very productive. It’s hard to believe we are over halfway through the session as there is still a long way to go before we can rest. Removing the Statute of Limitations for Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse Currently, Utah’s law says a victim has only four years from the time they turn 18, or the time of Discovery to file a civil action in court. To those who are survivors of childhood sexual assault, that statute is laughable. You might as…

2015 Utah Legislative Update from Ken Ivory – 2/5/15

It’s hard to believe that we are already into the third week of the legislation session. Normally, years begin a bit calmer, but this session has started out with a bang. An Educational Meeting with the Future Leaders from Around the World During week two of the legislative session, I had the privilege of addressing a group of future leaders from all over the world. They asked for a briefing about the public lands issue.  These leaders were absolutely shocked that the federal government owns a majority of the land…