Senate Education Committee - February 08, 2017

210 Senate Building

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 Recording 1
 Chair Millner called the meeting to order at 3:08 p.m.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to approve the minutes of February 3, 2017. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Niederhauser W
 S.B. 161 Bullying and Hazing Amendments (Escamilla (Robles), L.)
 Sen. Luz Escamilla explained the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass S.B. 161 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Henderson D, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Niederhauser W
 S.B. 163 Student Data Protection Amendments (Anderegg, J.)
 Sen. Johnny Anderson explained the bill.
 Sen. Stephenson moved to replace S.B. 163 with 1st Substitute S.B. 163. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Henderson D, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Niederhauser W
 Sen. Henderson moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 163 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 5-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Henderson D, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Niederhauser W
 S.B. 180 Charter School Start-up Grants (Stephenson, H.)
 Sen. Howard A. Stephenson explained the bill.
 Ms. Jennifer Lambert, Executive Director, State Charter Schools spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass S.B. 180 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Niederhauser W
 Sen. Howard A. Stephenson explained the bill.
 S.B. 173 English Language Arts Amendments (Stephenson, H.)
 Sen. Stephenson moved to replace S.B. 173 with 1st Substitute S.B. 173. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Niederhauser W
 Sen. Stephenson moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 173 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Niederhauser W
 S.B. 165 Scholarships for Public Safety Officers (Mayne, K.)
 Sen. Karen Mayne explained the bill.
 Mr. Gary Cox, Associate Dean, Salt Lake Community College spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass S.B. 165 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 4-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Hillyard L, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Niederhauser W
 S.B. 168 Career and College Readiness Mathematics Competency Revisions (Stephenson, H.)
 Sen. Howard A. Stephenson explained the bill.
 Sen. Stephenson moved to replace S.B. 168 with 1st Substitute S.B. 168. The motion passed with a vote of 3-0-4. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Hillyard L, Niederhauser W
 Sen. Stephenson moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 168 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 3-0-4. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Hillyard L, Niederhauser W
 H.B. 136 Board of Education Revisions (Kennedy, M.)
 Rep. Michael S. Kennedy explained the bill.
 Ms. Elisa Ellis spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. LeAnn Wood, Utah PTA spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Terry Schumaker, Executive Director of Superintendent's Association spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Gayle Ruzicka, Utah Eagle Forum, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to adjourn. The motion passed with a vote of 3-0-4. Voting in the affirmative were: Millner A, Iwamoto J, Stephenson H Absent or not voting were: Adams J S, Henderson D, Hillyard L, Niederhauser W
 Chair Millner adjourned the meeting at 5:45 p.m.
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