Senate Health and Human Services Committee - February 27, 2017

250 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
 Chair Fillmore called the meeting to order at 8:01 a.m.
 S.B. 211 Cannabinoid Product Act (Vickers, E.)
 Sen. Vickers explained the bill.
 Sen. Vickers moved to replace S.B. 211 with 1st Substitute S.B. 211.
 Mr. Stan Rasmussen, Director, Public Affairs, Sutherland Institute, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Vickers moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 211 out favorably.
 S.B. 258 Addiction Recovery Amendments (Mayne, K.)
 Sen. Escamilla moved to replace S.B. 258 with 1st Substitute S.B. 258.
 Sen. Mayne presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Joel Johnson, Political Consultant, Utah Association of Addiction Treatment Providers.
 Sen. Vickers moved to hold 1st Substitute S.B. 258 and include it in interim study.
 Sen. Christensen moved to pass 1st Substitute S.B. 258 out favorably.
 S.B. 261 Recovery Residence Study (Mayne, K.)
 Sen. Mayne presented the bill with the assistance of Ms. Nicole Cottle, West Valley City, and Mr. Travis Wood, Utah Association of AddictionTreatment Providers and Chair of Odyssey House.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass S.B. 261 out favorably.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to approve the minutes of the February 22, 2017, meeting.
 1st Sub. H.B. 113 Nursing Care Facility Amendments (Gibson, F.)
 Sen. Vickers explained the bill.
 Sen. Vickers moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 113 out favorably.
 Sen. Vickers expressed his desire to have issues related to nursing home Medicaid beds studied during the 2017 interim.
 H.C.R. 17 Concurrent Resolution Designating Autism after 21 Day (Edwards, R.)
 Sen. Shiozawa explained the bill.
 Sen. Shiozawa moved to pass H.C.R. 17 out favorably.
 H.B. 267 Organ Donation Amendments (Wheatley, M.)
 Rep. Wheatley explained the bill.
 Mr. Mark Brinton, General Counsel, Utah Medical Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass H.B. 267 out favorably.
 H.B. 234 Post-Exposure Blood Testing Amendments (Redd, E.)
 Rep. Redd explained the bill.
 Mr. Mark Brinton, General Counsel, Utah Medical Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Shiozawa moved to pass H.B. 234 out favorably.
 Sen. Shiozawa moved to adjourn.
 Chair Fillmore adjourned the meeting at 9:09 a.m.
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