House Judiciary Committee - February 10, 2017

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 Recording 1
 Chair McKell called the meeting to order at 3:09 p.m.
 H.B. 239 Juvenile Justice Amendments (Snow, V. L.)
 Rep. V. Lowry Snow presented the bill with the assistance of Ron Gordon, Executive Director, Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice.
 Susan Burke, Director of Juvenile Justice Services, spoke to the bill.
 Rick Schwermer, Assistant Court Administrator, Administrative Office of the Courts, spoke in favor of the bill.
 William Carlson, representing the Statewide Association of Prosecutors, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Debbie Hawks spoke in favor of the bill.
 Paul Wake spoke against the bill.
 Jonna Harrison spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ann Silverberg Williamson spoke in favor of the bill.
 Kayley Richards, Program Director, Salt Lake Peer Court, in favor of the bill.
 Susan Burke, Director of Juvenile Justice Services, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Savita Basacoti spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. Pitcher moved to replace H.B. 239 with 1st Substitute H.B. 239. The motion passed with a vote of 12-0-0. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M
 Rep. King moved to report a favorable recommendation on 1st Substitute H.B. 239. The motion passed with a vote of 12-0-0. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M
 H.B. 197 Custody and Adoption Amendments (Hawkes, T.)
 Rep. Timothy D. Hawkes presented the bill with the assistance of Diane Moore, Department of Human Services.
 Rep. Lisonbee moved to replace H.B. 197 with 1st Substitute H.B. 197. The motion passed with a vote of 12-0-0. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M
 Rep. Ivory moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 197 with Amendment #1. The motion passed with a vote of 12-0-0. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M
 Rep. Ivory moved to report a favorable recommendation on 1st Substitute H.B. 197, as amended. The motion passed with a vote of 12-0-0. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M
 Rep. Snow assumed the chair.
 H.B. 141 Unborn Child Protection Amendments (Stratton, K.)
 Rep. Keven J. Stratton presented the bill with the assistance of Dr. Teresa Durban.
 Catherine Bright spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mary Taylor, President of Pro-Life Utah, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Michelle McOmber, Utah Medical Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Dr. Leah Torres spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Jonathan L. Peterson spoke in favor of the bill.
 Marina Lowe, Legislative and Policy Counsel, ACLU of Utah, spoke to the bill.
 Laura Bunker spoke in favor of the bill.
 Judy Larson spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Kristy Nielsen spoke in favor of the bill.
 Brenda Carroll spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Maryann Christensen, Executive Director, Utah Eagle Forum, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Dr. Ellen Brady spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Deanna Holland, Pro-Life Utah, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Kate Kelly spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Regina Burton spoke in favor of the bill.
 Antares Walrath spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mary Kelsch spoke in favor of the bill.
 Kim Fearick spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Nicholeen Peck, Worldwide Organization for Women, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Magdalen Daynes, Utah Women Unite, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Emily Boberg spoke in favor of the bill.
 Karey Patterson spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Dani Hartvigsen, the Coalition for Family Values, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Kathryn Jones-Porter spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Kris Kimball spoke in favor of the bill.
 Vickie Morgan spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Dawn Bates spoke in favor of the bill.
 Dr. Jen Schwartz, Phd spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Jacqueline Briggs spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Hillary McDaniel spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Dawn Nunn spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Chelsea Shields spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Rep. McKell moved to replace H.B. 141 with 2nd Substitute H.B. 141. The motion passed with a vote of 11-0-1. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent was: Pitcher D
 Rep. King moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 141 with Amendment #1. The motion passed with a vote of 11-0-1. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent was: Pitcher D
 Rep. Lisonbee moved to report a favorable recommendation on 2nd Substitute H.B. 141, as amended. The motion passed with a vote of 9-2-1. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, Ivory K, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T Voting in the negative were: King Brian S, Wheatley M Absent was: Pitcher D
 H.B. 145 Foster Children Visitation Amendments (Ivory, K.)
 Rep. Ken Ivory presented the bill.
 Rep. McKell moved to replace H.B. 145 with 1st Substitute H.B. 145. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D
 Rep. Ivory moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 145 with Amendment #1. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D
 Rep. Quinn moved to report a favorable recommendation on 1st Substitute H.B. 145, as amended. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D
 H.B. 15 Alimony Amendments (Stratton, K.)
 Rep. Keven J. Stratton presented the bill.
 Rep. Pulsipher moved to report a favorable recommendation on H.B. 15. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D
 Rep. Lisonbee moved to place H.B. 15 on the Consent Calendar. The motion failed with a vote of 8-2-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Ivory K, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Voting in the negative were: Greene B, King Brian S Absent were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D
 Rep. Quinn moved to adjourn. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Greene B, Ivory K, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D
 Vice Chair Snow adjourned the meeting at 7:05 p.m.
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