Business, Economic Development, and Labor Appropriations Subcommittee


The committee chairs have scheduled the following meeting:


                                    DATE:      Tuesday, June 20, 2017

                                    TIME:       8:30 a.m.

                                    PLACE:    Room 25, House Building




Sen. Brian E. Shiozawa, Chair

Rep. R. Curt Webb, Chair

Rep. Scott D. Sandall, House Vice Chair


                  Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg                                    Rep. Adam Gardiner

                  Sen. Curtis S. Bramble                                      Rep. Carol Spackman Moss

                  Sen. Gregg Buxton                                           Rep. Jeremy A. Peterson

                  Sen. Gene Davis                                               Rep. Val L. Peterson

                  Sen. Wayne A. Harper                                      Rep. Marc K. Roberts

                  Sen. Deidre Henderson                                     Rep. Elizabeth Weight

                                                                                          Rep. John R. Westwood

                                                                                          Rep. Brad R. Wilson


Staff:          Dr. Andrea Wilko, Chief Economist                  Sean Faherty, Fiscal Analyst

                                                                                          Sally Thompson, Secretary





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Business, Economic Development, and Labor

Appropriations Subcommittee

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 8:30 a.m.





1.      Welcome and Introduction


2.      Budget and Appropriations Subcommittee Overview


3.      Deep Dive Heritage and Arts Grants


a.       Review of Current Heritage and Arts Grant Processes

b.      Proposed Sustainability Grants Process

c.       Request for Proposal on the economic benefit of the arts and cultural resources

d.      Old capital projects prioritization process


4.      Ongoing Pass-through Recipients of Heritage and Arts answer the following questions:


a.       What is the organization total budget?

b.      What portion are the State funds as a percent of total entity budget?

c.       How are state funds used?

d.      How does the pass-through entity measure success as an organization?


                  Humanities Council


                  Southwest Symphony


                  American West Heritage Center


                  Taylorsville Dayzz


                  Utah Railroad Museum O&M


5.      Adjourn