Executive Offices and Criminal Justice

Appropriations Subcommittee


The committee chairs have scheduled the following meeting:


                                    DATE:      Thursday, October 20, 2016

                                    TIME:       8:30 a.m.

                                    PLACE:    Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Room #115A

                                                      3365 South 900 West       

                                                      South Salt Lake City, UT 84119


Parking: There is “open” parking at the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office but no street parking. There should be enough parking, but arriving on time will ensure a parking space.                  




Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher, Chair

Rep. Eric K. Hutchings, Chair

Rep. Keven J. Stratton, House Vice Chair


            Sen. Curtis S. Bramble                                           Rep. Rich Cunningham

            Sen. Jani Iwamoto                                                 Rep. Sophia DiCaro

            Sen. Scott K. Jenkins                                             Rep. Brian S. King

            Sen. Wayne L. Niederhauser, President                 Rep. Merrill F. Nelson

            Sen. Ralph Okerlund                                             Rep. Curtis Oda

                                                                                          Rep. Angela Romero

                                                                                          Rep. V. Lowery Snow


Staff:   Gary R. Syphus, Fiscal Analyst                             Clare Tobin Lence, Fiscal Analyst

                                                                                          Alex Wilson, Fiscal Analyst



Please be aware that the public portions of this meeting will be broadcast live over the Internet. Also, be aware that an audio recording of the public portions of this meeting, along with any materials presented or distributed in the public portions of this meeting, will be posted on the Legislature’s website. Witnesses with questions or concerns should contact staff.


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Executive Offices and Criminal Justice

Appropriations Subcommittee

Thursday, October 20, 2016


Please note:  A tour will be taken of the Salt Lake County Metro Jail (located adjacent to the Sheriff’s Office). If you are planning on attending the committee meeting and would like to participate in the jail tour, you will need to complete the Jail Tour Application document (available at ) and submit all documentation at least 7 days in advance of the October 20 meeting.


1.   8:30 a.m.      Welcome/Unfinished Business from July 14th Meeting – Internal Controls


2.   8:45 a.m.      Salt Lake County Jail/JRI Changes Overview and Tour

3.   9:30 a.m.      Approval of Minutes

4.   9:35 a.m.      Justice Reinvestment Initiative

                           a.      Status Report

                           b.      Impact on Drug Courts                      


5.   10:10 a.m.    Recruitment and Retention of Certain EOCJ Agency Positions


6.   11:10 a.m.    Judicial Weighted Caseload


7.   11:30 a.m.    Off-Budget Funds


8.   11:50 a.m.    Other Business


9.   12:00 p.m.    Adjourn