Executive Appropriations Committee


The committee chairs have scheduled the following meeting:


                                    DATE:      Wednesday, February 15, 2017

                                    TIME:       4:10 p.m.

                                    PLACE:    Room 445 State Capitol


If committee members would like to be excused from the meeting, they may call Greta Rodebush at 801‑538‑1034.




Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson, Chair

Rep. Dean Sanpei, Chair

Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, Vice Chair

Rep. Bradley G. Last, Vice Chair


                  Sen. Wayne L. Niederhauser, President           Rep. Gregory H. Hughes, Speaker

                  Sen. Ralph Okerlund                                       Rep. Brad R. Wilson

                  Sen. J. Stuart Adams                                        Rep. Francis D. Gibson

                  Sen. Peter C. Knudson                                     Rep. John Knotwell

                  Sen. Gene Davis                                              Rep. Brian S. King

                  Sen. Karen Mayne                                           Rep. Joel K. Briscoe

                  Sen. Luz Escamilla                                          Rep. Angela Romero

                  Sen. Jani Iwamoto                                           Rep. Sandra Hollins




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Executive Appropriations Committee

Wednesday, February 15, 2017



1.      4:10 p.m.     Call to Order/Approval of Minutes

2.      4:10 p.m.     Requests for Appropriation


a.          National Ability Center (Sen. Van Tassell)

b.         Veterans Memorial Hall (Rep. Hall)


3.      4:25 p.m.     Subcommittee Budget Reports


a.       Retirement and Independent Entities

b.      Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environmental Quality

c.       Business, Economic Development, and Labor

d.      Social Services

e.       Public Education


4.      5:50 p.m.     Other Business/Adjourn