Room 415, Utah State Capital

February 24, 2016

Members Present:                             Sen. Margaret Dayton, Chair

                                                            Sen. Luz Escamilla

                                                            Sen. David Hinkins

                                                            Sen. Alvin B. Jackson

                                                            Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher


Members Excused:                            Sen. Lyle W. Hillyard            


Staff Present:                                     Ms. Megan Bolin, Policy Analyst

                                                                                    Ms. Lori Brinkerhoff, Secretary


NOTE:   A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.


Chair Dayton called the meeting to order at 9:11 a.m.


MOTION:     Sen. Hinkins moved to accept the minutes from February 22, 2016. The motion passed unanimously with Sen. Thatcher and Sen. Escamilla absent for the vote.

S.B. 197          Resale of Procurement Item Amendments (Sen. K. Mayne)


Sen. Mayne explained the bill to the committee with assistance from Trevor Shuman, Government Sales Specialist, Wheeler Machinery and Danny Auer, Director of Sales, Wheeler Machinery.


Spoke for the bill:      

Mr. Joel Cook, Executive Vice-President, Komatsu Construction


MOTION:      Sen. Hinkins moved to replace S.B. 197 with 1st Sub S.B.197.  The motion passed unanimously.

MOTION:      Sen. Thatcher moved to pass 1st Sub. S.B. 197 out favorably.  The motion passed unanimously.

H.B. 320         Metro Township Revisions (Rep. L. Christensen)  

                        Rep. Christensen explained H.B. 320 to the committee with assistance from Paulina Flint, White City Township Community Council. 


MOTION:      Sen. Thatcher moved to pass the bill out favorably.  The motion passed unanimously.

MOTION:       Sen. Hinkins moved to adjourn.  The motion passed unanimously.


                        Chair Dayton adjourned the meeting at 9:40a.m.


Sen. Margaret Dayton, Chair