Senate Government Operations and Political Subdivisions Committee - January 31, 2017

415 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
Chair Ipson called the meeting to order at 2:08 p.m.
 S.C.R. 5 Concurrent Resolution Recognizing Snow Removal Crews Throughout Utah (Okerlund, R.)
 Sen Okerlund explained the bill.
 Jason Davis, Operations Director, Utah Department of Transportation, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Dayton moved to pass S.C.R. 5 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Dayton M, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Escamilla L, Thatcher D
 S.B. 81 Local Government Licensing Amendments (Anderegg, J.)
 Sen. Anderegg explained the bill.
 Sen. Dayton moved to amend S.B. 81 with Amendment #1 as follows:
 The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Dayton M, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Escamilla L, Thatcher D
 Cameron Diehl,¬†Director of Legislative Affairs¬†League of Cities and Towns, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Conner Boyack, President, Libertas Institute, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Elaine Augustine, citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ella Augustine, citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Charity Paul, citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Peter Augustine, citizen, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Dayton moved to pass S.B. 81 out favorably as amended. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Dayton M, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Escamilla L, Thatcher D
 S.B. 82 Library Technology Use Amendments (Weiler, T.)
 Sen. Weiler explained the bill.
 Laura Bunker, United Families Utah, Family Policy Resource, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Dayton moved to pass S.B. 82 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 6-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Dayton M, Escamilla L, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Thatcher D
 S.B. 65 Postal Facilities and Government Services (Mayne, K.)
 Sen. Mayne explained the bill with assistance from Jennifer Scott, Communications Director for U.S. Congressman Chaffetz.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to pass S.B. 65 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Escamilla L, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Dayton M, Thatcher D
 H.B. 12 Disposition of Ballots Amendments (Eliason, S.)
 Rep. Eliason explained the bill.
 Sen. Hinkins moved to replace H.B. 12 with 1st Substitute H.B. 12. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Escamilla L, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Dayton M, Thatcher D
 Arie Van De Graaff, Utah Association of Counties, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Knudson moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 12 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-4. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Escamilla L, Iwamoto J, Knudson P Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Dayton M, Hinkins D, Thatcher D
 S.B. 97 Public Meeting Minutes Amendments (Van Tassell, K.)
 Sen. Van Tassell explained the bill.
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to amend S.B. 97 with Amendment #1 as follows:
 The motion passed with a vote of 6-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Escamilla L, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P, Thatcher D Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Dayton M
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass S.B. 97 out favorably as amended. The motion passed with a vote of 6-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Escamilla L, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P, Thatcher D Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Dayton M
 Sen. Thatcher moved to adjourn. The motion passed with a vote of 6-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Ipson D, Escamilla L, Hinkins D, Iwamoto J, Knudson P, Thatcher D Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Dayton M
 Chair Ipson adjourned the meeting at 3:05 PM
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