MINUTES OF THE
SENATE HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES STANDING COMMITTEE
Room 250, Utah State Capitol
February 24, 2015
Members Present: Sen. Allen M. Christensen
Sen. Luz Escamilla
Sen. Brian E. Shiozawa
Members Excused: Sen. Evan J. Vickers, Chair
Sen. Peter C. Knudson
Members Absent: Sen. Kevin Van Tassell
Staff Present: Mr. Gregg Girvan, Policy Analyst
Ms. Nancy Skidmore, Committee Secretary
NOTE: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Sen. Christensen called the meeting to order at 8:35 a.m.
H.B. 238 License Plate Obstruction Amendments (Rep. E. Redd)
Rep. Redd explained the bill to the committee.
MOTION: Sen. Escamilla moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
H.B. 94S03 Investigational Drug and Device Access for Terminally Ill Patients (Rep. G. Froerer)
Rep. Froerer explained the bill to the committee.
Spoke to the bill: Johnathan Johnson, Promote Liberty PAC
Matt Fairbanks, Special Agent, Drug Enforcement Administration
Spoke for the bill: Stan Summers, County Commission, Box Elder County
Cristina Might, Founder, NGLY1 Foundation
Rep. Eric K Hutchings, Utah State House of Representatives
Kelly Atkinson, Executive Director, Utah Health Insurance Association
MOTION: Sen. Escamilla moved 3rd Sub. H.B. 94 with 4th Sub. H.B. 94. The motion passed unanimously.
MOTION: Sen. Shiozawa moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
MOTION: Sen. Escamilla moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously.
Chair Vickers adjourned the meeting at 9:14 a.m.
Sen. Evan J. Vickers, Chair