Utah Senate passes bill (SB 109) tightening state rules governing property seizures by police

Senators voted 25-0 Tuesday for legislation tightening property seizure rules that Utah law enforcement agencies must live by. “This bill is to make sure we’re not incentivizing the funneling of assets to a federal agency to circumvent state court procedure,” said the sponsor, Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross. Senate Bill 109 now goes to the House…