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Austen Diamond / KUER

Legislative leaders say they have the votes needed to override two vetoes issued by Gov. Gary Herbert last month.

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Some state lawmakers say Utah Governor Gary Herbert’s decision to veto spending on a handful of education programs is misinformed.

Utah Lawmakers Consider Possible Veto Override

Mar 22, 2013
Brian Grimmett / KUER

With Governor Gary Herbert’s veto of House Bill 76 Friday, lawmakers in the Utah House and Senate will have to decide whether or not to call a special session and attempt to override that veto.  HB 76 would allow anyone over the age of 21 who can legally possess a firearm to carry it concealed from view without a permit as long as a round of ammunition is not loaded in the chamber of the gun.