House Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Committee - February 27, 2019

445 State Capitol

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Chair Wilde called the meeting to order at 8:03 a.m.
 Recording 1
 H.B. 352 Veterinary Medical Practice Act (McKell, M.)
 Mr. Casey Hill, Utah Veterinary Medical Association, and Mr. Justin Stark, equine dental technicians, spoke to H.B. 352.
 Rep. Albrecht moved to approve the minutes of the February 20, 2019 meeting.
 Rep. McKell moved to approve the minutes of the February 22, 2019 meeting.
 H.J.R. 17 Joint Resolution on the Formation of Public Land Management Plans (Stratton, K.)
 Rep. Stratton introduced the resolution.
 Rep. Albrecht moved to replace H.J.R. 17 with 1st Substitute H.J.R. 17.
 Rep. Albrecht moved to pass 1st Substitute H.J.R. 17 out favorably.
 H.B. 353 Reduction of Single Occupancy Vehicle Trips Pilot Program (Briscoe, J.)
 Rep. Briscoe introduced the bill assisted by Mr. Bryce Bird, Director, Division of Air Quality, and Mr. Matt Sibul, Director, Government Relations, Utah Transit Authority. Two handouts, "Analysis of Transit Ridership by Air Quality," and "UTA Reports 23% Increase in Ridership on Free Fare Friday," were distributed.
 Analysis of Transit Ridership by Air Quality
 UTA Reports Increase in Ridership on Free Fare Friday
 Mr. Bird spoke for the bill.
 Mr. Todd Bingham, President, Utah Manufacturers Association, and Chairman, Air Quality Policy Advisory Board, spoke for the bill.
 Rep. McKell moved to pass H.B. 353 out favorably.
 H.B. 355 Water General Adjudication Amendments (Ferry, J.)
 Rep. Ferry introduced the bill assisted by Mr. Boyd Clayton, Utah Division of Water Rights. A handout, "HB355 Water General Adjudication Amendments," was distributed.
 Division of Water Rights
 Chair Stratton assumed the chair.
 Rep. Briscoe moved to pass H.B. 355 out favorably.
 Rep. Hawkes moved to place H.B. 355 on the Consent Calendar.
 H.B. 357 Voluntary Wood Burning Conversion Program (Hawkes, T.)
 Rep. Hawks and Rep. Harrison introduced the bill.
 Chair Wilde resumed the chair.
 Mr. Bingham spoke for the bill.
 Ms. Shelly Teuscher, Marathon Oil, spoke for the bill.
 Ms. Abby Osborne, Salt Lake Chamber, spoke for the bill.
 Ms. Nicola Nelson, League of Women Voters of Utah, spoke for the bill.
 Rep. Chew moved to replace H.B. 357 with 1st Substitute H.B. 357.
 Rep. Chew moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 357 out favorably.
 Rep. Albrecht moved to adjourn.
 Chair Wilde adjourned the meeting at 9:39 a.m.
Recording 1 - Low Quality     

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