Public Service Commission
54-1-1.5 UCA
0 times per year
6 years
Established By Law; Necessary Expenses.
Widerburg, Gary

Levar, Thad

Amended 2020 General Session

The commission shall be composed of three members appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the Senate.

The terms of the members shall be staggered so that one commissioner is appointed for a term of six years on March 1 of each odd-numbered year.

Not more than two members of the commission shall belong to the same political party.

One member of the commission shall be designated by the governor as chairman of the commission.

Any two commissioners constitute a quorum. Any member of the commission may be removed for cause by the governor. Vacancies in the commission shall be filled for unexpired terms by appointment of the governor. Commissioners shall receive compensation as established by the governor within the salary range fixed by the Legislature in Title 67, Chapter 22, State Officer Compensation, and all actual and necessary expenses incurred in attending to official business. Each commissioner at the time of appointment and qualification shall be a resident citizen of the United States and of the state of Utah and shall be not less than 30 years of age. Except as provided by law, no commissioner may hold any other office either under the government of the United States or of this state or of any municipal corporation within this state.


Board member Type Qualification Original Appointment Current Appointment Expiration
Allen, Ron Member (D) Appointed by the Governor 6/18/2020 06/18/2020 3/1/2023
Clark, David R. Member (R) Appointed by the Governor 1/1/2013 03/01/2019 3/1/2025
Levar, Thad Chair (R) Appointed by the Governor 12/20/2012 03/01/2015 3/1/2021