Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Committee - March 02, 2017

250 State Capitol

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 Recording 1
 Chair Weiler called the meeting to order at 4:27 p.m.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to approve the minutes of the March 1, 2017 meeting.
 Sen. Thatcher assumed the chair.
 S.B. 257 Case Status Updates (Weiler, T.)
 Sen. Weiler explained the bill.
 Sen. Weiler moved to pass S.B. 257 out favorably.
 Sen. Weiler resumed the chair.
 H.B. 68 Crime Victims Reparation Board Sunset Extension (Christensen, L.)
 Rep. Christensen explained the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass H.B. 68 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to place H.B. 68 on the Consent Calendar.
 2nd Sub. H.B. 239 Juvenile Justice Amendments (Snow, V. L.)
 Rep. Snow presented the bill with the assistance of Ron Gordon, Executive Director, Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice.
 Mr. Doug Larsen, Director of Policy and Legal Services, Granite School District, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Ben Horsley, Director, Granite School District, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Adam Trupp, Chief Executive Officer, Utah Association of Counties, spoke to the bill.
 Ms. Dorothy Bradford spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. LeAnn Wood, Education Commissioner, Utah Parent Teacher Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Christian Quinonez spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Sabita Bastakoti, Salt Lake Peer Court Volunteer, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Henna Inoway-Yim, Salt Lake Peer Court Volunteer, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Erin Jemison, Director of Public Policy, YWCA, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Kayley Richards, Program Director, Salt Lake Peer Courts, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Ann Silverburg Williamson, Executive Director, Department of Human Services, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Thatcher moved to pass 2nd Substitute H.B. 239 out favorably.
 H.B. 73 Child Placement Amendments (Peterson, J.)
 Rep. Peterson explained the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass H.B. 73 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 197 Custody and Adoption Amendments (Hawkes, T.)
 Rep. Hawkes explained the bill.
 Ms. Diane Warren, Director, Office of Licensing, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 197 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 251 Campus Advocate Confidentiality Amendments (Romero, A.)
 Rep. Romera explained the bill.
 Ms. Julie Valentine, BYU Nursing Professor, Forensic Nurse Specialist, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Turner Bitton, Executive Director, Utah Coalition Against Sexual Assault, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 251 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to place 1st Substitute H.B. 251 on the Consent Calendar.
 1st Sub. H.B. 380 Sex Offender Registry Amendments (Hall, C.)
 Rep. Hall presented the bill with the assistance Amanda Montague, Assistant Attorney General.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 380 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to place 1st Substitute H.B. 380 on the Consent Calendar.
 1st Sub. H.B. 145 Foster Children Visitation Amendments (Ivory, K.)
 Rep. Ivory presented the bill with the assistance of Ms. Krisse Preshvich.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 145 with Amendment #2.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 145 out favorably.
 Sen. Hillyard moved to place 1st Substitute H.B. 145 on the Consent Calendar.
 1st Sub. H.B. 208 Jail Release Orders Amendments (Ivory, K.)
 Rep. Ivory presented the bill with the assistance of Ryan Rasmussen, Deputy Sherrif, Davis County.
 Ms. Heather Wolsey spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Jennifer Valencie, Director, Sentencing Commission, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 208 with Amendment #1.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 208 with Amendment #2.
 Mr. Will Carlson, Statewide Association of Prosecutors, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 208 out favorably.
 Sen. Escamilla moved to adjourn.
 Chair Weiler adjourned the meeting at 6:40 p.m.
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