DALLAS — Utah has abruptly withdrawn requests for proposals to relocate the Utah State Prison in Draper, citing the need for more evaluation of the state's incarceration requirements.

A committee studying the relocation of the prison 20 miles south of Salt Lake City halted the process on Wednesday on the recommendation of the Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice with concurrence from Gov. Gary Hebert.

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