2019 Utah Code
Title 57 - Real Estate
Chapter 14 - Limitations on Landowner Liability
Part 5 - Limitation on Award
Section 501 - Limitation of award of noneconomic damages.

Universal Citation: UT Code § 57-14-501 (2019)
Effective 5/14/2019
57-14-501. Limitation of award of noneconomic damages.
  • (1) In an action arising on or after May 14, 2019, against an owner of land for an injury to a person or damage to property, if a plaintiff is awarded noneconomic losses, the amount of the award for noneconomic losses may not exceed $450,000.
  • (2) The limit described in Subsection (1) does not apply to:
    • (a) an award of punitive damages;
    • (b) a claim for wrongful death; or
    • (c) a liability described in Subsection 57-14-204(1).


Enacted by Chapter 345, 2019 General Session
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