Senate Education Committee - February 22, 2017

210 Senate Building

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 Recording 1
 Acting Chair Stephenson called the meeting to order at 4:12 p.m.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to approve the minutes of the February 21, 2017 meeting.
 S.B. 238 Higher Education Governance Revisions (Millner, A.)
 Sen. Ann Millner explained the bill.
 Sen. Millner moved to replace S.B. 238 with 1st Substitute S.B. 238.
 Dr. David Woolstenhulme, Commissioner, Utah Applied Technology College, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Dr. David L. Buhler, Commissioner, Utah System of Higher Education, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Kimberlee Carlile, Pathways Manager, Governor's Office of Economic Development spoke in favor of the bill.
 President Michael J. Bouwhuis, Davis Applied Technology College, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Millner moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 238 out favorably.
 Sen. Millner assumed the chair.
 H.B. 100 Institutions of Higher Education Disclosure Requirements (Coleman, K.)
 Rep. Kim F. Coleman explained the bill.
 Sen. Stephenson moved to amend H.B. 100 with Amendment #3.
 Mr. Spencer Jenkins, Assistant Commissioner, Utah System of Higher Education spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Iwamoto moved to pass H.B. 100 as amended out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 108 Teacher Salary Supplement Amendments (Christofferson, K.)
 Rep. Kay J. Christofferson explained the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 108 with Amendment #1.
 Mr. Travis Rawlings Licensing Coordinator, Utah State Board of Education, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Susie Sommerkorn, Calculus teacher, Clearfied High School, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Bruce Staley, Biology Teacher, Clearfield High School spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Stephenson moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 108 as amended out favorably.
 H.B. 292 Charter School Admission Amendments (Fawson, J.)
 Rep. Justin L. Fawson explained the bill.
 Mr. Royce Van Tassell, Executive Director, Utah Association of Public Charter Schools spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass H.B. 292 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to place H.B. 292 on the Consent Calendar.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to adjourn.
 Chair Millner adjourned the meeting at 6:00 p.m.
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