Senate Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Committee - March 11, 2019

220 Senate Building

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 Recording 1
 Sen. Christensen assumed the chair.
 Acting Chair Christensen called the meeting to order at 8:04 a.m.
 Sen. Sandall moved to approve the minutes for March 7, 2019.
 S.B. 248 Throughput Infrastructure Amendments (Okerlund, R.)
 Sen. Ralph Okerlund explained the bill.
 Jae Potter, Former Carbon County Commissioner, Citizen, spoke to the bill.
 George Chapman spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Stan Holmes, Citizen, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to replace S.B. 248 with 1st Substitute S.B. 248.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 248 out favorably.
 Sen. Okerlund resumed the chair.
 S.B. 214 Property Tax Relief Modifications (Fillmore, L.)
 Sen. Fillmore explained the bill.
 Fred W. Finlinson, Attorney, Water Conservancy Districts, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Sandall moved to replace S.B. 214 with 1st Substitute S.B. 214.
 Sen. Christensen moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 214 out favorably.
 H.C.R. 19 Concurrent Resolution Concerning Utah's Farmland Assessment Act of 1969 (Ferry, J.)
 Rep. Ferry explained the resolution.
 Sterling Brown, Utah Farm Bureau Federation, spoke in favor of the resolution.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass H.C.R. 19 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 229 Land Transfer Amendments (Brammer, B.)
 Rep. Brady Brammer explained the bill.
 Des Barker, Utah Tourism Industry Association, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Christensen moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 229 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 357 Voluntary Wood Burning Conversion Program (Hawkes, T.)
 Rep. Hawkes explained the bill.
 Todd Bingham, Chairman, Air Quality Advisory Board, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Bryce Bird, Director, Air Quality, Department of Environmental Quality, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 357 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 361 Horse Racing Amendments (McKell, M.)
 Rep. McKell explained the bill.
 Scott Ericson, Deputy Commisioner, Department of Agriculture, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 361 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 421 DNA Specimen Analysis Amendments (Eliason, S.)
 Rep. Steven Eliason explained the bill.
 Jay Henry, Laboratory Director, Utah Public Safety Crime Lab, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 421 out favorably.
 3rd Sub. H.B. 412 Domesticated Game Slaughter (Roberts, M.)
 Rep. Roberts explained the bill.
 Scott Ericson, Deputy Commisioner, Department of Agriculture, spoke to the bill.
 Rep. Scott Chew spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Sterling Brown, Utah Farm Bureau Federation, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Sandall moved to replace 3rd Substitute H.B. 412 with 4th Substitute H.B. 412.
 Sen. Sandall moved to pass 4th Substitute H.B. 412 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 256 Regulation of Shell Egg Producers (Roberts, M.)
 Rep. Roberts explained the bill.
 Scott Ericson, Deputy Commisioner, Department of Agriculture, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Sterling Brown, Utah Farm Bureau Federation, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Sandall moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 256 out favorably.
 HB0325 Domestic Violence - Weapons Amendments and HB0182S01 Raw Milk Products were not considered.
 Sen. Sandall moved to adjourn.
 Sen. Okerlund adjourned the meeting at 9:57 a.m.
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