MINUTES OF THE
SENATE TRANSPORTATION & PUBLIC
UTILITIES & TECHNOLOGY
215 Senate Building, Utah State Capitol Complex
February 6, 2014
Members Present: Sen. Kevin T. Van Tassell, Chair
Sen. Margaret Dayton
Sen. Wayne A. Harper
Members Excused: Sen. J. Stuart Adams
Sen. Karen Mayne
Staff Present: Mr. Art Hunsaker, Policy Analyst
Ms. Karen Allred, Committee Secretary
NOTE: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Chair Van Tassell called the meeting to order at 8:45 a.m.
MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to approve the minutes of the February 4, 2014 meeting. The motion passed unanimously with Sen. Harper absent for the vote.
H.B. 27 Interlocal Cooperation Act Amendments (R. Barrus)
Rep. Barrus explained the bill to the committee:
MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
S.B. 89 Amendments to Definition of Public Utility (S. Urquhart)
Sen. Urquhart explained the bill to the committee.
Spoke for the bill: Sara Baldwin, Senior Policy Associate, Utah Clean Energy
John Harrington, Energy Director, Orem
Royal Rice, Energy Manager, Tooele Army Depot
Brad Shafer, Government Affairs, Rocky Mountain Power
MOTION: Sen. Harper moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously.
Chair Van Tassell adjourned the meeting at 9:07a.m.
Sen. Kevin T. Van Tassell, Chair