Senate Health and Human Services Committee - February 02, 2017

250 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
 Chair Fillmore called the meeting to order at 2:11 p.m.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to approve the minutes of the January 31, 2017 meeting. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-4. Voting in the affirmative were: Fillmore L, Dabakis J, Escamilla L, Vickers E Absent or not voting were: Christensen A, Knudson P, Shiozawa B, Van Tassell K
 S.B. 135 Maternal and Child Health (Escamilla (Robles), L.)
 Sen. Escamilla moved to replace S.B. 135 with 1st Substitute S.B. 135. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-4. Voting in the affirmative were: Fillmore L, Dabakis J, Escamilla L, Vickers E Absent or not voting were: Christensen A, Knudson P, Shiozawa B, Van Tassell K
 Sen. Luz Escamilla explained the bill.
 Ms. Shiela Walch McDonald, Legislative Liaison, Department of Health, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Diane Forster-Burke, Utah Nurses Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Dr. Bill Cosgrove, Pediatrician, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 135 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 7-0-1. Voting in the affirmative were: Fillmore L, Christensen A, Dabakis J, Escamilla L, Knudson P, Shiozawa B, Vickers E Absent or not voting was: Van Tassell K
 S.J.R. 8 Joint Resolution Encouraging Study to Reduce Fall-related Injuries (Iwamoto, J.)
 Sen. Jani Iwamoto explained the bill.
 Sheila Walsh-McDonald, Legislative Liasion, Department of Health, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass S.J.R. 8 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 5-1-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Fillmore L, Dabakis J, Escamilla L, Knudson P, Shiozawa B Voting in the negative was: Christensen A Absent or not voting were: Van Tassell K, Vickers E
 H.C.R. 3 Concurrent Resolution Recognizing and Remembering the Forgotten Patients of the Utah State Hospital (Redd, E.)
 Rep. Edward H. Redd explained the bill.
 Mr. Dallas Earnshaw, CEO, Superintendent, Utah State Hospital, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass H.C.R. 3 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 7-0-1. Voting in the affirmative were: Fillmore L, Christensen A, Dabakis J, Escamilla L, Knudson P, Shiozawa B, Vickers E Absent or not voting was: Van Tassell K
 Sen. Christensen moved to adjourn. The motion passed with a vote of 7-0-1. Voting in the affirmative were: Fillmore L, Christensen A, Dabakis J, Escamilla L, Knudson P, Shiozawa B, Vickers E Absent or not voting was: Van Tassell K
 Chair Fillmore adjourned the meeting at 2:54 p.m.
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