Senate Business and Labor Committee - February 20, 2018

215 Senate Building

  Display documents automatically as they are discussed

This meeting is not currently streaming.

 Recording 1
 Chair Bramble called the meeting to order at 8:43 a.m.
 S.B. 184 Pharmacist Prescription Authority Amendments (Weiler, T.)
 Sen. Weiler presented the bill.
 Sen. Weiler moved to replace S.B. 184 with 1st Substitute S.B. 184.
 Mr. Wilson Pace, pharmacy student, explained the bill.
 Ms. Michelle McOmber, Chief Executive Officer, Utah Medical Association, spoke for the bill.
 Ms. Kathleen Kaufman, Co-Chair, Policy Division, Utah Nurses Association, spoke to the bill.
 Dr. Joseph K. Miner, Executive Director, Department of Health, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Davis moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 184 out favorably.
 Sen. Weiler assumed the chair.
 S.B. 190 Underinsured Motorist Coverage Amendments (Bramble, C.)
 Sen. Bramble presented the bill.
 Mr. Greg Curtis, representing Allstate Insurance, spoke for the bill.
 Mr. Steve Sullivan, Robert J. DeBry & Associates, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Dennis Lloyd, Senior Vice President, WCF Mutual Insurance Company, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Davis moved to pass S.B. 190 out favorably.
 Sen. Bramble resumed the chair.
 2nd Sub. H.B. 163 Prescription Drug Amendments (Thurston, N.)
 Rep. Thurston presented the bill with the assistance of Ms. Jane Horvata, Senior Policy Fellow, National Academy for State Health Policy.
 Ms. Kauffman, Co-Chair, Government Relations Committee, Utah Nurses Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Dana Malick, Senior Director of State Policy, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Kelly Slone, President and Chief of Executive Officer, BioUtah, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Leah Lindahl, Healthcare Distribution Alliance, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Danny Harris, Director of Advocacy, AARP Utah, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Alan Sorensen, citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Weiler moved to go to the next item on the agenda.
 Sen. Weiler withdrew his motion.
 Sen. Weiler moved to go to the next item on the agenda.
 Sen. Davis moved to approve the minutes of the February 15, 2018, meeting.
 Sen. Ipson moved to adjourn.
 Chair Bramble ajourned the meeting at 9:48 a.m.
Recording 1 - Low Quality     

Having trouble listening? Try our troubleshooting page.