UMA is the Voice of Industry

UMA’s legislative/regulatory agenda is set by the UMA Board of Directors after receiving input from committees and the general membership. By drawing on the in-house expertise of member companies throughout the state, the UMA can address the concerns of its diverse membership. The UMA develops and streamlines legislation and regulation in the following areas:

  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health Care
  • High Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Small Business
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Workers Compensation
  • Workforce Services: Welfare / Job Training / Job Placement

The UMA serves as a liaison between Utah’s business community and the State Legislature during each Session and Interim Committee meetings; analyzing legislation, researching and preparing position papers, and testifying before legislative committees. View the 2021 Legislative Weekly updates below.

Week 1

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Week 2

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Week 3

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Industry specific advocacy is just one of the many ways that the Utah Manufacturers Association works for you!