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Room C450, State Capitol, Utah State Capitol Complex
February 23, 2010

MEMBERS PRESENT:        Rep. Bradley M. Daw, Chair                
                    Rep. Johnny Anderson                
                    Rep. Tim M. Cosgrove
                    Rep. Janice M. Fisher
                    Rep. Wayne A. Harper
                    Rep. Lynn N. Hemingway                
                    Rep. Steven R. Mascaro
                    Rep. Ronda R. Menlove
                    Rep. Michael T. Morley
                    Rep. F. Jay Seegmiller
                    Rep. C. Brent Wallis

MEMBERS EXCUSED:        Rep. Steven D. Clark
                    Rep. Julie Fisher, Vice Chair
                    Rep. Bradley G. Last
STAFF PRESENT:            Leif Elder, Policy Analyst
                    Karen Mitchell, Committee Secretary

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

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

MOTION:    Rep. Janice Fisher moved to approve the minutes of February 17, 2010. The         motion passed unanimously, with Rep. Cosgrove absent for the vote.

H.B. 327    Autism Awareness Support Special Group License Plate (Rep. R. Edwards)

Rep. Edwards introduced the bill to the committee.

MOTION:    Rep. Seegmiller moved to amend the bill as follows:

1.    Page 12, Lines 338 through 339 :    

             338          (4)
{   The   }        Upon appropriation by the Legislature, the       superintendent shall distribute funds in the account to one or more charitable

             339      organizations that:

2.    Page 12, Line 360 :    

             360          (v) pay the costs of
{   administering and distributing funds under this section   }        issuing or reordering Autism Awareness Support special group license plate decals       .

The motion to amend passed unanimously.

Spoke for the bill:    Laura Anderson, Autism Council of Utah

Spoke to the bill:    Rod Marrelli, State Tax Commission (Handout)

MOTION:    Rep. Menlove moved to pass the bill out favorably as amended.

The motion passed with Rep. Anderson, Rep. Daw, Rep. Harper, Rep. Morley, and Rep. Wallis voting in opposition.

Rep. Daw relinquished the chair to Rep. Harper.

1st Sub. H.B. 131    B and C Road Construction Amendments (Rep. M. Noel)

Rep. Noel introduced the bill to the committee.

MOTION:    Rep. Morley moved to amend 1st Substitute H.B. 131 as follows:

        Lines 16 and 44, delete "no," and insert less than two before the word "bids."

MOTION:    Rep. Mascaro moved to return the bill to Rules Committee for interim study.

MOTION:    Rep. Janice Fisher moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously with Rep.         Daw absent for the vote.

H.B. 151    Utah High School Rodeo Support Special Group License Plate (Rep. J. Gowans)

This bill was not considered.

Rep. Harper adjourned the meeting at 9:59 a.m.

                                 Rep. Bradley M. Daw, Chair