! The Capitol Complex is closed to the public due to COVID-19. All meetings will be held virtually online. View procedures and guidelines (PDF) for remote public comment and virtual meeting instructions (PDF).

Link to Zipped WordPerfect Minutes 4K bytes

MINUTES OF THE

HOUSE POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS

STANDING COMMITTEE

Room 450 Utah State Capitol

February 10, 2011


MEMBERS PRESENT:    Rep. R. Curt Webb, Chair
            Rep. Rebecca P. Edwards, Vice Chair
            Rep. Johnny Anderson
            Rep. Jack R. Draxler    
            Rep. Jeremy A. Peterson
            Rep. Dixon M. Pitcher
            Rep. Marie H. Poulson
            Rep. Stephen E. Sandstrom
            Rep. Jennifer M. Seelig
            Rep. Larry B.Wiley

MEMBERS ABSENT:    Rep. James A. Dunnigan
            Rep. Michael T. Morley

STAFF PRESENT:        Joseph Wade, Policy Analyst
            Karen Mitchell, Committee Secretary

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

Rep. Webb called the meeting to order at 2:08 p.m.

MOTION:    Rep. Anderson moved to approve the minutes of February 8, 2011. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Dunnigan, Rep. Morley, and Rep. Sandstrom absent for the vote.

S.B. 49    Oversight of Bonding by Counties (Sen. J. Stevenson) (Rep. B. Wilson)

Sen. Stevenson introduced the bill to the committee.

MOTION:    Rep. Peterson moved to pass out S.B. 49 with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Dunnigan, Rep. Morley, and Rep. Sandstrom absent for the vote.

MOTION:    Rep. Draxler moved to place the bill on the Consent Calendar. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Dunnigan, Rep. Morley, and Rep. Sandstrom absent for the vote.

S.B. 114    Municipal Prosecutorial Discretion (Sen. D. Thatcher)




Sen. Thatcher introduced the bill to the committee.

Spoke in favor of the bill:    Edward Berkovich, Utah State Attorney General's Office

MOTION:    Rep. Anderson moved to pass S.B. 114 with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Dunnigan and Rep. Morley absent for the vote.

MOTION:    Rep. Wiley moved to place the bill on the Consent Calendar. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Dunnigan and Rep. Morley absent for the vote.

MOTION:    Rep. Peterson moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Dunnigan and Rep. Morley absent for the vote.

Rep. Webb adjourned the meeting at 2:26 p.m.











                    ___________________________
                    Rep. Curt Webb, Chair