House Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Committee - February 27, 2019

450 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
 Chair Perry called the meeting to order at 8:03 a.m.
 Rep. Snider moved to approve the minutes of the February 25, 2019 meeting.
 H.B. 313 Hit and Run Amendments (Eliason, S.)
 Rep. Eliason presented the bill to the committee.
 Mr. Marshall Thompson, Director, Utah Sentencing Commission, spoke in opposition to the bill
 Rep. Miles moved to table H.B. 313.
 Rep. Coleman moved to pass H.B. 313 out favorably.
 Rep. Snider moved to hold H.B. 313.
 H.B. 317 Homeless Resource Center Drug-free Zone (Eliason, S.)
 Rep. Eliason explained 1st Substitute H.B. 317 to the committee.
 Mr. Bill Tibbitts, Crossroads Urban Center, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. William Carlson, Chief Policy Adviser, Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office, spoke in support of the bill.
 Ms. Jean Hill, Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Tara Rollins, Utah Housing Coalition, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Pamela Atkinson, community advocate, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Rep. Stoddard moved to replace H.B. 317 with 1st Substitute H.B. 317.
 Rep. Stoddard moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 317 with Amendment #1.
 Rep. Ray moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 317 out favorably as amended.
 The motion
 Rep. Coleman assumed the chair.
 H.B. 243 Domestic Violence Modifications (Watkins, C.)
 Rep. Watkins presented the bill to the committee.
 Mr. Dan Deuel, citizen, spoke in support of the bill.
 Ms. Jenn Oxborrow, Executive Director, Utah Domestic Violence Coalition, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Michelle Camp, citizen, spoke in support of the bill.
 Mr. Ed Rutan, Utah Gun Violence Prevention Center, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Jeremy Roberts, citizen, spoke in support of the bill.
 Mr. Dennis Hansen, Director and CEO, Center for Women and Children in Crisis, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Connie Peterson, citizen, spoke in support of the bill.
 Mr. Clark Aposhian, Utah Shooting Sports Council, spoke in support of the bill.
 Ms. Villina Greenwell, representing herself, spoke in support of the bill.
 Chair Perry moved to pass H.B. 243 out favorably.
 Rep. Stoddard moved to hold H.B. 243.
 The motion
 Chair Perry's underlying motion
 H.B. 325 Domestic Violence -- Weapons Amendments (King, B. S.)
 Rep. King presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. David Black, Detective, West Valley City Police. "Firearm Statistical Review" was provided to the committee.
 Mr. Jeremy Roberts, citizen, spoke in support of the bill.
 Mr. Clark Aposhian, Utah Shooting Sports Council, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Erin Jemison, Director of Public Policy, YWCA, spoke in support of the bill.
 Ms. Kari Butler, Policy Director, Action Utah, spoke in support of the bill.
 Mr. Ed Rutan, Utah Gun Violence Prevention Center, spoke in support of the bill.
 Rep. Miles moved to pass H.B. 325 out favorably.
 The motion
 H.B. 332 Prohibited Persons Amendments (Duckworth, S.)
 The bill was not heard.
 Rep. Potter moved to adjourn.
 Chair Coleman adjourned the meeting at 9:54 a.m.
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