Compelling, Countervailing Interests

Utah Code §§ 10-9a-509 and 17-27a-508

About Compelling, Countervailing Interests

The “Compelling, Countervailing Interests” Advisory Opinion topic refers to an exception to the Vested Rights Rule. An applicant may not claim vested rights in a development application if there is a compelling, countervailing public interest that would be jeopardized if the application were approved.

#8 Datwyler Advisory Opinion (2006) 9 7 06

#21 Bowler Advisory Opinion 9 7 07

#28 North Salt Lake Advisory Opinion 1 23 08

#37 Mansell Advisory Opinion 4 8 08

#44 Levoy Advisory Opinion 6 26 08

#45 Gabel Advisory Opinion 11 3 08

#65 Sevier Power Advisory Opinion 3 26 09

#78 Martino Advisory Opinion 11 24 09