Senate Government Operations and Political Subdivisions Committee - February 27, 2018

415 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
 Chair Ipson called the meeting to order at 7:31 a.m.
 H.B. 142 Impact Fees Amendments (Owens, D.)
 Rep. Derrin Owens explained the bill.
 Seth Atkinson, City Administrator, Nephi City, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Dayton moved to pass H.B. 142 out favorably.
 Sen. Dayton moved to place H.B. 142 on the Consent Calendar.
 1st Sub. H.B. 290 Local District Board Amendments (Handy, S.)
 Rep. Stephen Handy explained the bill with the assistance of LeGrand Bitter, Executive Director, Utah Association of Special Districts.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 290 out favorably.
 H.B. 141 Early Voting Amendments (Westwood, J.)
 Rep. John Westwood explained the bill.
 Ricky Hatch, Clerk/Auditor, Weber County, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass H.B. 141 out favorably.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to place H.B. 141 on the Consent Calendar.
 H.B. 179 State Training and Certification Requirements (Ivory, K.)
 Rep. Ken Ivory explained the bill with the assistance of Darin Bushman, Commissioner, Piute County.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to amend H.B. 179 with Amendment #5 as follows:
 Sen. Hinkins' motion to amend H.B. 179 with Amendment #5
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass H.B. 179, as amended, out favorably.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to place H.B. 179, as amended, on the Consent Calendar.
 S.B. 199 Utah Protection of Public Employees Act Amendments (Iwamoto, J.)
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to amend S.B. 199 with Amendment #1 as follows:
 Sen. Iwamoto's motion to amend S.B. 199 with Amendment #1
 Sen. Iwamoto explained the bill with the assistance of Roger Hoole, attorney.
 Spencer Jenkins, Board of Regents, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to pass S.B. 199, as amended, out favorably.
 3rd Sub. H.B. 224 County Government Change Election Amendments (Froerer, G.)
 Sen. Dayton moved to amend 3rd Substitute H.B. 224 with Amendment #1 as follows:
 Sen. Dayton's motion to amend 3rd Substitute H.B. 224 with Amendment #1
 Rep. Gage Froerer explained the bill with the assistance of Daniel Pacheco, citizen, Tooele County.
 Jan Zogmaster, former Commissioner, Weber County, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass 3rd Substitute H.B. 224, as amended, out favorably.
 H.B. 341 Government Nonprofit Amendments (McKell, M.)
 Rep. Michael McKell explained the bill with the assistance of Mike Styler, Director, Utah Department of Natural Resources.
 Sen. Dayton moved to pass H.B. 341 out favorably.
 Sen. Dayton moved to place H.B. 341 on the Consent Calendar.
 2nd Sub. H.B. 35 Municipal Alternate Voting Methods Pilot Project (Roberts, M.)
 Sen. Dayton moved to replace 2nd Substitute H.B. 35 with 3rd Substitute H.B. 35.
 Rep. Marc Roberts explained the bill with the assistance of Karen Brinson Bell, Election Administration Consultant.
 Matt Styles, Citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ricky Hatch, Clerks Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Kory Holdaway, Citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rob Richie, Executive Director, Fairvote, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass 3rd Substitute H.B. 35 out favorably.
 H.B. 129 Self-defense Amendments (Maloy, A.C.)
 Rep. Cory Maloy explained the bill.
 Margarita Santini, Chair, Pacific Islanders, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Kait Hinckley, Citizen, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Shauna Doumbia, Citizen, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Heather Wolsey, Citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Curt Oda, Citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Clark Aposhian, Chair, Utah Shooting Council, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass H.B. 129 out favorably.
 Sen. Dayton moved to adjourn.
 Chair Ipson adjourned the meeting at 9:28 a.m.
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