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Utah State Senate

Utah State Senate
Utah State Legislature
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Term limits
None
History
New session started
January 28, 2013
Leadership
President of the Senate
Wayne L. Niederhauser (R)
Since January 28, 2013
Majority Leader
Ralph Okerlund (R)
Since January 28, 2013
Minority Leader
Gene Davis (D)
Since January 28, 2013
Structure
Seats 29
Political groups

Governing party

Opposition party

Length of term
4 years
Authority Article VI, Utah Constitution
Salary $130/day + per diem
Elections
Last election
November 4, 2014
(15 seats)
Next election
November 1, 2016
(14 seats)
Redistricting Legislative Control
Meeting place
State Senate Chamber
Utah State Capitol
Salt Lake City, Utah
Website
Utah State Senate

The Utah State Senate is the upper house of the Utah State Legislature, the state legislature of the U.S. state of Utah. The Senate is composed of 29 elected members representing an equal number of constituent senatorial districts. Each senatorial district is composed of approximately 91,000 people. Members of the Senate are elected to four-year terms without [[term

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