SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah lawmaker leading negotiations on a bill that would protect both LGBT and religious rights says the parties may not be able to reach a deal this year.
Adams said that although they have made progress, they still have some details to work out and there is a possibility they won’t have a final bill before the legislative session ends in March.
His comments came on the heels of an NAACP announcement denouncing an alternative religious rights bill proposed by Rep. LaVar Christensen, a Draper Republican.
The NAACP said Wednesday that bill would allow people to use their beliefs as an excuse for discriminating against others.
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