2017 Utah Code
Title 41 - Motor Vehicles
Chapter 6a - Traffic Code
Part 2 - Applicability and Obedience to Traffic Laws
Section 217 - Volunteers may be authorized to enforce certain parking provisions.

Universal Citation: UT Code § 41-6a-217 (2017)
41-6a-217. Volunteers may be authorized to enforce certain parking provisions.
  • (1) Any law enforcement agency authorized to enforce parking laws in this state may appoint volunteers to issue citations for violations of:
    • (a) the provisions of Subsections 41-1a-414(3) and (4) related to parking for a person with a disability;
    • (b) any municipal or county accessible parking privileges ordinance for a person with a disability; or
    • (c) the provisions of Subsection 41-6a-1307(4) related to parking in a school bus parking zone.
  • (2) A volunteer appointed under this section must be at least 21 years of age.
  • (3) The law enforcement agency appointing a volunteer may establish any other qualification for the volunteer that the agency finds desirable.
  • (4) A volunteer may not issue citations until the volunteer has received training from the appointing law enforcement agency.
  • (5) A citation issued by a volunteer under this section has the same force and effect as a citation issued by a peace officer for the same offense.

Renumbered and Amended by Chapter 2, 2005 General Session
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