Senate Economic Development and Workforce Services Committee - March 11, 2019

215 Senate Building

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 Recording 1
 Chair McCay called the meeting to order at 10:18 AM.
 Sen. Millner moved to approve the minutes of March 8, 2019.
 S.B. 249 Outdoor Recreation Grant Amendments (Okerlund, R.)
 Sen. Okerlund moved to replace S.B. 249 with 1st Substitute S.B. 249.
 Sen. Okerland presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Tom Adams, Director, Office of Outdoor Recreation, Governor's Office of Economic Development.
 Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant
 Ms. Mary Young, Granite Community Council, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Dave Whittekiend, Forest Supervisor, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Millner moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 249 out favorably.
 S.B. 265 Truth in Health Care Costs (Anderegg, J.)
 Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg presented the bill.
 Ms. Barbara Munoz, Program Director, Utah Academy of Family Physicians, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Dave Gessell, Utah Hospital Association, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Kelly Atkinson, Utah Health Insurance Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Michelle McOmber, Utah Medical Association, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to pass S.B. 265 out favorably.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to hold S.B. 265 and favorably recommend it for interim study.
 S.B. 270 Vandalism of Public Lands (Cullimore, K. A.)
 Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore presented the bill.
 Ms. Mary Young, Granite Community Council, spoke in favor of the bill. A handout was distributed.
 Graffiti on Public Lands in Utah
 Mr. Wayne Neiderhauser, ctizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to pass S.B. 270 out favorably.
 H.B. 406 Investigation Protocols for Peace Officer Use of Force (Roberts, M.)
 Rep. Marc K. Roberts presented the bill with the assistance of Ms. Darcy Goddard, Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office.
 Ms. Marina Lowe, Legislative and Policy Counsel, ACLU, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Mayne moved to pass H.B. 406 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 428 Bail Bond Amendments (Lisonbee, K.)
 Sen. Curtis S. Bramble presented the bill with the assistance of Wayne Carlos, Utah Association of Professional Bondsmen.
 Mr. Kenneth ORourke, treatment provider, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Mickael Drechsel, attorney, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Molly Davis, Policy Analyst, Libertas Institute, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 428 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 433 Inland Port Amendments (Gibson, F.)
 Rep. Francis D. Gibson presented the bill.
 Ms. Deeda Seed, Center for Biological Diversity, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Ethan Peterson, citizen, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. John Hiscy, Utah League of Cities and Towns, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Michael Shea, Senior Policy Associate, HEAL Utah, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Stan Holmes, citizen, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Jeff Worthington, AFL-CIO, spoke in support of the bill.
 Mr. Charlie Luke, Chair, Salt Lake City Council, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 433 out favorably.
 H.B. 196 Enterprise Zone Tax Credit Amendments (Sagers, D.)
 Rep. Douglas V. Sagers presented the bill.
 Sen. Okerlund moved to amend H.B. 196 with Amendment #2.
 Sen. Mayne moved to pass H.B. 196 as amended out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 386 Economic Development and Affordable Homes Amendments (Briscoe, J.)
 Rep. Joel K. Briscoe presented the bill. A handout was distributed.
 Preservation Profile
 Ms. Tara Rollins, Executive Director, Utah Housing Coalition, explained the bill.
 Ms. Pamela Atkinson, community advocate, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Kitchen moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 386 out favorably.
 Sen. Mayne moved to adjourn.
 Chair McCay adjourned the meeting at 12:20 PM.
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