Business, Economic Development, and Labor Appropriations Subcommittee


The committee chairs have scheduled the following meeting:


                                    DATE:      Tuesday, September 19, 2017

                                    TIME:       8:30 a.m.

                                    PLACE:    Room 25, House Building




Sen. Brian E. Shiozawa, Chair

Rep. R. Curt Webb, Chair

Rep. Scott D. Sandall, House Vice Chair


                  Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg                                    Rep. Adam Gardiner

                  Sen. Curtis S. Bramble                                      Rep. Carol Spackman Moss

                  Sen. D. Gregg Buxton                                       Rep. Jeremy A. Peterson

                  Sen. Gene Davis                                               Rep. Val L. Peterson

                  Sen. Wayne A. Harper                                      Rep. Marc K. Roberts

                  Sen. Deidre Henderson                                     Rep. Elizabeth Weight

                                                                                          Rep. John R. Westwood

                                                                                          Rep. Brad R. Wilson


Staff:          Dr. Andrea Wilko, Chief Economist                  Sean Faherty, Fiscal Analyst

                                                                                          Sally Thompson, Secretary





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Business, Economic Development, and Labor

Appropriations Subcommittee

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:30 AM


1.      8:30 to 8:35     Call to Order and Adopt Minutes


2.      8:35 to 9:35     GOED Contracts and Grants Deep Dive


·         Overview of GOED Budget

·         Proposed Efficiencies

·         GOED Grants and Pass-through Processes

·         Tourism Marketing Performance Fund Co-op Program and Processes


3.      9:35 to 10:30   GOED Contracts and Pass through Reports:


Manufacturing Extension Partnership


Utah Sports Commission


Kearns Accomplishment Pageant


Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy


World Trade Center Utah


Small Business Development Centers


Logistics Specialties, Inc.


Sundance Institute




Business Resource Centers


Questions to be answered:


·         What is the organization’s total budget?

·         What portion are the State funds as a percent of total entity budget?

·         How are the state funds used?

·         How does the pass-through or contract entity measure success as an organization?


4.      10:30 to 11:00 USTAR – Medical Marijuana Study


5.      Adjourn