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Room 135, West Office Building, State Capitol Complex
January 31, 2008

MEMBERS PRESENT:        Rep. Todd E. Kiser, Chair
                    Rep. Bradley M. Daw, Vice-Chair
                    Rep. Steven D. Clark
                    Rep. Tim M. Cosgrove                
                    Rep. Julie Fisher                    
                    Rep. Lynn N. Hemingway
                    Rep. Christopher N. Herrod
                    Rep. Kory M. Holdaway                
                    Rep. Ronda R. Menlove
                    Rep. Karen W. Morgan
                    Rep. Paul Neuenschwander                
                    Rep. Mark W. Walker

MEMBERS ABSENT:        Rep. Ben C. Ferry
                    Rep. Brad King
                    Rep. Gordon E. Snow

STAFF PRESENT:            Leif Elder, Policy Analyst
                    Linda Error, Committee Secretary

Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes .

Vice Chair Daw called the meeting to order at 9:05 a.m.

MOTION:    Rep. Menlove moved to approve the minutes of the January 29, 2005 meeting. The motion passed unanimously, with Rep. Cosgrove, Rep. Fisher, Rep. Morgan, and Rep. Walker absent for the vote.

Rep. Daw relinquished the chair to Chair Kiser.

H.B. 151    Motor Vehicle Revisions (Rep. S. Urquhart)

Rep. Urquhart introduced the bill to the committee.

Spoke for the bill:    Ellis Alexander, Sergeant, Utah Highway Patrol

Spoke to the bill:    Mike Sontagg, Bear River Insurance

MOTION:    Rep. Holdaway moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed, with Rep. Kiser voting in opposition.

Vice Chair Daw resumed the chair.

H.B. 72    Motorcycle License and Endorsement Amendments (Rep. P. Neuenschwander)

MOTION:    Rep. Menlove moved to delete in title and body H.B. 72 and replace it with 1st Substitute H.B. 72. The motion passed unanimously.

Spoke to the bill:    Eric Stine, American Bikers Aimed Toward Education (ABATE)
Spoke for the bill:    Brian Allen, American Family Insurance

MOTION:    Rep. Herrod moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.

MOTION:    Rep. Morgan moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed unanimously.

Vice Chair Daw adjourned the meeting at 9:50 a.m.

                 Rep. Todd E. Kiser