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MINUTES OF THE HOUSE
PUBLIC UTILITIES & TECHNOLOGY STANDING COMMITTEE
Room W20, House Building, State Capitol Complex


February 2, 2011


Members Present:    Rep. Michael Noel, Chair
            Rep. Steve Handy, Vice Chair
            Rep. Roger Barrus
            Rep. Fred C. Cox
            Rep. Lynn Hemingway            
            Rep. Neal Hendrickson
            Rep. Chris Herrod            
            Rep. Ryan Wilcox
            Rep. Brad Wilson

Members Absent:    Rep. Ken Ivory

Members Excused:    Rep. John Dougall

Staff Present:    Richard North, Policy Analyst
            Tamara Schaff, Committee Secretary


Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
                                        
Rep. Noel called the meeting to order at 2:50 p.m.

MOTION:    Rep. Wilson moved to approve the minutes of February 1, 2011. The motion passed unanimously.



H.B. 54    Electronic Communications in Public Meetings (Rep. K. Powell)


Rep. Powell explained the bill to the committee.

MOTION:    Rep. Wilcox moved to accept H.B.54 1st Sub. The motion passed unanimously.

MOTION:    Rep. Wilson moved to pass H.B. 54 1st Sub. with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously.






H.B. 235    Technology Technical Amendments (Rep. P. Arent)


Rep. Arent explained the bill to the committee.

Spoke in favor of the bill:    Ken Petersen, State of Utah, Chief Operating Officer, Dept. of Tech. Services

MOTION:    Rep. Hendrickson moved to pass the bill with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously.

MOTION:    Rep. Hendrickson moved to place the bill on the consent calendar. The motion passed unanimously.

MOTION:    Rep. Wilcox moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously.

Rep. Noel adjourned the meeting at 3:13 p.m.
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                    Rep. Michael Noel, Chair