House Judiciary Committee - February 14, 2017

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 Recording 1
 Chair McKell called the meeting to order at 8:03 a.m.
 H.B. 73 Child Placement Amendments (Peterson, J.)
 Rep. Jeremy A. Peterson presented the bill.
 Rep. Pitcher moved to report a favorable recommendation on H.B. 73. The motion passed with a vote of 9-0-3. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Coleman K, Cutler B R, Greene B, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T Absent were: Snow V L, Ivory K, Wheatley M
 H.B. 251 Campus Advocate Confidentiality Amendments (Romero, A.)
 Rep. Angela Romero presented the bill with the assistance of James Morales, Vice President for Student Affairs, Utah State University.
 Ms. Rebecca Bradway, Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel, answered questions about the bill.
 Mr. Spencer Jenkins, Board of Regents, spoke to the bill.
 Ms. Stephanie McClure, Director of Women's Center, Weber State University, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Mara Haight, Salt Lake Rape Recovery Center, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Turner Bitton, Utah Coalition Against Sexual Assault, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. King moved to replace H.B. 251 with 1st Substitute H.B. 251. 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, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent was: Ivory K
 Rep. Quinn moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 251 with Amendment #1. The motion failed with a vote of 3-8-1. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Greene B, Quinn T Voting in the negative were: Snow V L, Coleman K, Cutler B R, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Wheatley M Absent was: Ivory K
 Rep. King moved to report a favorable recommendation on 1st Substitute H.B. 251. 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, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T, Wheatley M Absent was: Ivory K
 H.B. 79 Private Attorney General Doctrine (Greene, B.)
 Rep. Brian M. Greene presented the bill.
 Mr. Adam Trupp, Utah Association of Counties, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. George Sutton, Utah Bankers Association and Utah Association of Financial Services, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Parker Douglas, Office of the Attorney General, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Bruce Pritchett, Utah Association for Justice, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Connor Boyack, Libertas Institute, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. King moved to report a favorable recommendation on H.B. 79. The motion passed with a vote of 8-2-2. Voting in the affirmative were: McKell M, Snow V L, Coleman K, Greene B, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pulsipher S, Quinn T Voting in the negative were: Cutler B R, Pitcher D Absent were: Ivory K, Wheatley M
 Rep. Lisonbee 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, Cutler B R, Greene B, King Brian S, Lisonbee K, Pitcher D, Pulsipher S, Quinn T Absent were: Ivory K, Wheatley M
 Chair McKell adjourned the meeting at 10:02 a.m.
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