Copied this from the "Utah Boating Laws" dated Aril 2009: Note: "non-standing"
R651-224-2. Unlawful Methods of Towing.
No person shall operate a motorboat or have the engine of a motorboat run idle while
a person is occupying or holding onto the swim platform, swim deck, swim step or
swim ladder of the motorboat or while a person is being towed in a non-standing
position within 20 feet of the vessel. These restrictions do not apply when a person is
occupying the swim platform, swim deck, swim step or swim ladder while assisting
with the docking or departure of the motorboat, while exiting or entering the motorboat,
or when a motorboat is engaged in law enforcement activity.....