Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

Utah Code Ann. 53-2a-309(1)

Summary Title

License Reciprocity: Statewide Mutual Aid


When an emergency declaration is in effect or during a related training activity, an individual who is licensed or certified in a professional skill in Utah will be considered licensed or certified anywhere in the state of Utah if the individual is responding to a request for assistance.

Full Title

Personnel responding to requests for assistance

Full Text

(1) Each person or entity holding a license, certificate, or other permit evidencing qualification in a professional, mechanical, or other skill and responding to a request from a requesting political subdivision shall, while providing assistance during a declared emergency or during an authorized drill or exercise, be considered to be licensed, certified, or permitted in the requesting political subdivision, except as limited by the chief executive officer of the requesting political subdivision.