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MINUTES OF THE

SENATE EDUCATION STANDING COMMITTEE

MONDAY, MARCH 1, 2010

ROOM 415, STATE CAPITOL



Members Present:        Sen. Curtis Bramble, Chair
                Sen. Margaret Dayton
                Sen. Brent Goodfellow
                Sen. Karen Morgan
                Sen. Howard A. Stephenson
        
Members Excused:        Sen. Lyle Hillyard
                Sen. Scott Jenkins
                                
Staff Present:            Allison Nicholson, Policy Analyst
                Karen C. Allred, Secretary
                                
Public Speakers Present:    Dann W. Hone, Chair, Crandall Historical Printing Museum
                Ryan Ashworth, Board Member, Printing Industries of Utah
                Ronald Mortensen, Utah Coalition on Illegal Immigration
                Robert Wren, UFIRE
                Jay Nelson, Civil Engineer
                Lincoln Shurtz, Utah League of Cities and Towns
                Stan Rasmussen, Public Affairs Manager, Sutherland Institute
                Juan M. Ruiz, President, Latin American Chamber of Commerce
                Christobal Marquet, Artistic Director, Salt Lake City Ballet
                Silvia Haro, Co-Chair, UHLLTF/Utah Hispanic Republicans
        
A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.

Chair Bramble called the meeting to order at 4:28 P.M.

MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to approve the minutes of the February 26, 2010 meeting.

    The motion passed unanimously with Sen. Stephenson absent for the vote.

1.         H.C.R. 12 -- Printing and Graphic Arts Recognition Month Concurrent Resolution

        Rep. Daw introduced and explained the resolution.

        Dann W. Hone, Chair, Crandall Historical Printing Museum and Ryan Ashworth, Board Member, Printing Industries of Utah, spoke in favor of the resolution.

        


         MOTION: Sen. Morgan moved to pass H.C.R. 12 out of committee with a favorable recommendation.

        The motion passed unanimously.

         MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to place H.C.R. 12 on the Consent Calendar.

        The motion passed unanimously.

2.        1st Sub. H.B. 227 -- Licensing Eligibility

         MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to adopt the following amendments:

1.    Page 2, Lines 53 through 53d
    House Floor Amendments
    2-24-2010 :
    

             53      United States.
             53a      H. (ii)
{   If the applicant is a business entity with officers, directors, or partners who reside

             53b      within the United States, then the affidavit referred to in Subsection (2)(c)(i) shall also attest
             53c      that those officers, directors, or partners who reside within the United States are either United
             53d      States citizens or lawfully present in the United States. .H  
}
  Subsection (2)(c)(i) does not apply to:

    (A) an applicant that is a business entity licensed or regulated by a state or federal agency located within the United States;or
    (B) the business entity applicant's officers, directors, or partners.  


2.    Page 8, Lines 230 through 230d
    House Floor Amendments
    2-24-2010 :
    

             230      States.
             230a      H. (ii)
{   If the applicant is a business entity with officers, directors, or partners who reside

             230b      within the United States, then the affidavit referred to in Subsection (2)(c)(i) shall also attest
             230c      that those officers, directors, or partners who reside within the United States are either
             230d      United States citizens or lawfully present in the United States. .H  
}
  Subsection

(2)(c)(i) does not apply to:


    (A) an applicant that is a business entity licensed or regulated by a state or federal agency located within the United States; or
    (B) the business entity applicant's officers, directors, or partners.  


    
        The motion passed unanimously.

        Rep. Sandstrom introduced and explained the bill.

        Ronald Mortensen, Utah Coalition on Illegal Immigration; Robert Wren, UFIRE; and Jay Nelson, Civil Engineer; spoke in favor of the bill.

        Lincoln Shurtz, Utah League of Cities and Towns; Stan Rasmussen, Public Affairs Manager, Sutherland Institute; Juan M. Ruiz, President, Latin American Chamber of Commerce; Christobal Marquez, Artistic Director, Salt Lake City Ballet; and Silvia Haro, Co-Chair, UHLLTF/Utah Hispanic Republicans; spoke in opposition to the bill.
    
MOTION: Sen. Dayton moved to adjourn.

        The motion passed unanimously with Sen. Stephenson absent for the vote.

Chair Bramble adjourned the meeting at 5:16 P.M.

Minutes were reported by Karen C. Allred, Secretary.





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Sen. Curtis Bramble