MINUTES OF THE
HOUSE RETIREMENT AND INDEPENDENT ENTITIES STANDING COMMITTEE
Room 20, House Building
February 13, 2015
Members Present: Rep. Kraig Powell, Chair
Rep. Rich Cunningham, Vice Chair
Rep. Sophia DiCaro
Rep. Steve Eliason
Rep. Brad Last
Rep. Justin Miller
Rep. John Westwood
Members Absent: Rep. Susan Duckworth
Rep. Marie Poulson
Staff Present: Mr. Benjamin N. Christensen, Policy Analyst
Ms. Linda Black, Committee Secretary
Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Rep. Powell called the meeting to order at 7:15 a.m.
MOTION: Rep. Cunningham moved to approve the minutes of the January 30, 2015 meeting. The motion passed unanimously.
S.B. 11 Utah Retirement Systems Revisions (Sen. T. Weiler)
Sen. Weiler explained the bill.
Spoke to the bill: Dee Larson, Utah Retirement Systems
MOTION: Rep. Miller moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
H.B. 208 School District Postemployment Health Insurance Benefits (Rep. S. Eliason)
Rep. Eliason explained the bill to the committee.
Spoke for the bill: Elizabeth Weight, American Federation of Teachers, Utah
Spoke to the bill: Kory Holdaway, citizen
MOTION: Rep. Last moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
MOTION: Rep. Cunningham moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed unanimously.
Chair Powell adjourned the meeting at 7:55 a.m.
Rep. Kraig Powell, Chair