MINUTES OF THE
SENATE REVENUE AND TAXATION STANDING COMMITTEE
Room 250, Utah State Capitol
March 6, 2015
Members Present: Sen. Deidre M. Henderson, Chair
Sen. Jim Dabakis,
Sen. Wayne Harper
Sen. Howard Stephenson
Member Excused: Sen. Gene Davis
President Wayne L. Niederhauser
Members Absent: Sen. Curtis S. Bramble
Staff Present: Mr. Leif Elder, Policy Analyst
Ms. Nancy Skidmore, Committee Secretary
NOTE: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Chair Henderson called the meeting to order at 8:06 a.m.
H.C.R. 6S01 Concurrent Resolution on Payment Options for State Services (Rep. M. Roberts)
Rep. Roberts explained the bill to the committee.
Spoke to the bill: Tyler Seaman, Bitcoin
MOTION: Sen. Stephenson moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed with Sen. Dabakis voting in opposition.
S.B. 267 Sales and Use Tax Exemption Amendments (Sen. J. S. Adams)
Sen. Adams explained the bill to the committee.
Spoke to the bill: Todd Bingham, President, Chief Executive Officer, Utah Manufacturers Association
Spoke for the bill: Kelsey White, Research Analyst, Utah Taxpayers Association
Rob Despain, Vice President of Business Development, Petersen, Inc.
Gary Thorup, Attorney, eBay
Mark Compton, Utah Mining Association
MOTION: Sen. Harper moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed with Sen. Dabakis voting in opposition.
MOTION: Sen. Dabakis moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously.
Chair Henderson adjourned the meeting at 9:04 a.m.
Sen. Deidre M. Henderson, Chair