House Health and Human Services Committee - February 13, 2017

210 Senate Building

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Chair Daw called the meeting to order.
 Recording 1
 Rep. Ward moved to approve the minutes.
 H.B. 262 Dental Licensing Amendments (Poulson, M.)
 Rep. Marie H. Poulson presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Monte Thompson, Utah Dental Association.
 Mr. Lynn Powell spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. Ward moved to pass H.B. 262 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 9-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hollins S, Miles K, Ray P, Redd E, Thurston N, Ward R Absent were: Barlow S, Hall C, Spendlove R
 H.C.R. 17 Concurrent Resolution Designating Autism after 21 Day (Edwards, R.)
 Rep. Rebecca P. Edwards presented the bill with the assistance of Ms. Sheryl Smith and Ms. Laura Anderson of Autism Utah.
 Rep. Hollins moved to pass H.C.R. 17 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 9-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hollins S, Miles K, Ray P, Spendlove R, Thurston N, Ward R Absent were: Barlow S, Hall C, Redd E
 Rep. Chavez-Houck moved to place H.C.R. 17 on the Consent Calendar. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Hollins S, Miles K, Ray P, Spendlove R, Thurston N, Ward R Absent were: Barlow S, Redd E
 1st Sub. S.B. 44 Dental Insurance Amendments (Christensen, A.)
 Sen. Allen M. Christensen presented the bill.
 Rep. Ward moved to amend 1st Substitute S.B. 44 with Amendment #2. The motion passed with a vote of 9-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Miles K, Ray P, Spendlove R, Thurston N, Ward R Absent were: Barlow S, Hollins S, Redd E
 Rep. Miles moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 44 out favorably.
 Rep. Ward moved to amend 1st Substitute S.B. 44 with Amendment #3. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Hollins S, Miles K, Ray P, Spendlove R, Thurston N, Ward R Absent were: Barlow S, Redd E
 Rep. Miles moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 44 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Hollins S, Miles K, Ray P, Spendlove R, Thurston N, Ward R Absent were: Barlow S, Redd E
 S.B. 48 Nurse Licensure Compact (Vickers, E.)
 Sen. Evan J. Vickers presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Ben Becker, Utah Organization of Nurse Leaders.
 Ms. Kathleen Kaufman, Utah Nurses Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. Ward moved to pass S.B. 48 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 10-0-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Barlow S, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Hollins S, Miles K, Spendlove R, Thurston N, Ward R Absent or not voting were: Ray P, Redd E
 H.B. 189 Pharmacy Compounding Amendments (Ward, R.)
 Rep. Raymond P. Ward presented the bill.
 Ms. Evelyn Everton, Americans for Prosperity, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Dave Davis, President, Utah Retail Merchants Association, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Adam Jones, Utah Pharmacy Association, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Mark Brinton, Utah Medical Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Sarah Johnson spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. Chavez-Houck moved to pass H.B. 189 out favorably. The motion passed with a vote of 7-4-1. Voting in the affirmative were: Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Hollins S, Miles K, Spendlove R, Ward R Voting in the negative were: Daw B, Barlow S, Ray P, Thurston N Absent was: Redd E
 H.B. 286 Essential Treatment and Intervention Act (Christensen, L.)
 Rep. LaVar Christensen presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Dennis Cecchini.
 Rep. Thurston moved that the committee adjourn at 3:59. The motion passed with a vote of 9-1-2. Voting in the affirmative were: Daw B, Kennedy M, Chavez-Houck R, Hall C, Hollins S, Ray P, Redd E, Spendlove R, Thurston N Voting in the negative was: Miles K Absent or not voting were: Barlow S, Ward R
 Ms. Michelle McOmber spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Kelly Atkinson, Utah Health Insurance Association, spoke to the bill.
 Chair Daw adjourned the meeting at 3:59 p.m.
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