Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Committee - February 28, 2018

250 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
 Chair Weiler called the meeting to order at 8:12 a.m.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to approve the minutes of the February 26, 2018 meeting.
 1st Sub. H.B. 265 Body Camera Amendments (McCay, D.)
 Rep. McCay explained the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to replace 1st Substitute H.B. 265 with 2nd Substitute H.B. 265.
 Mr. Tom Ross, Bountiful Police Chief, President, Utah Chiefs of Police Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass 2nd Substitute H.B. 265 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to place 2nd Substitute H.B. 265 on the Consent Calendar.
 H.B. 79 Private Attorney General Doctrine (Greene, B.)
 Rep. Greene explained the bill.
 Ms. Jami Brackin, Deputy Summit County Attorney, Chair, CivLac Legislatvie Group, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Karson Eilers, Analyst, Utah League of Cities and Towns, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Molly Davis, Policy Analyst, Libertas Institute, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to move to next agenda item.
 1st Sub. H.B. 252 DUI Program Amendments (Fawson, J.)
 Rep. Fawson explained the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 252 out favorably.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to place 1st Substitute H.B. 252 on the Consent Calendar.
 H.B. 312 Concealed Carry Amendments (Lisonbee, K.)
 Rep. Lisonbee explained the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass H.B. 312 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 295 Driving Under the Influence Modifications (Eliason, S.)
 Rep. Eliason explained the bill with the assistance of Colonel Michael Rapich, Utah Highway Patrol.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 295 out favorably.
 H.B. 321 Arrest Amendments (Miles, K.)
 Rep. Miles explained the bill.
 Mr. Reed Richards, Utah Sheriff's Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Gary Williams, City Attorney, Ogden, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass H.B. 321 out favorably.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to place H.B. 321 on the Consent Calendar.
 H.B. 334 Human Trafficking Amendments (Romero, A.)
 Rep. Romero explained the bill.
 Mr. Dave Carlson, Director, Justice Division, Utah Attorney General's Office, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher assumed the chair.
 Ms. Rachel Peterson, Safety Commissioner, Parent Teacher Association (PTA), spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Richard Mauro, Executive Director, Salt Lake County Legal Defenders Office, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass H.B. 334 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to adjourn.
Acting Chair Thatcher adjourned the meeting at 9:38 a.m.
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