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Room 450 State Capitol
February 28, 2012
Rep. Johnny Anderson, Vice Chair
Rep. Stewart E. Barlow
Rep. Janice M. Fisher
Rep. Stephen G. Handy
Rep. Lynn N. Hemingway
Rep. Todd E. Kiser
Rep. Bradley G. Last
Rep. Carol Spackman Moss
Rep. Jim Nielson
Rep. Val L. Peterson
MEMBERS EXCUSED: Rep. Wayne A. Harper
MEMBERS ABSENT: Rep. Jeremy A. Peterson
Rep. Kenneth W. Sumsion
STAFF PRESENT: Mr. Leif Elder, Policy Analyst
Ms. Karen Mitchell, Committee Secretary
Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes .
Vice Chair Anderson called the meeting to order at 4:11 p.m.
MOTION: Rep. Handy moved to approve the minutes of the February 27, 2012 meeting. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Barlow, Rep. Daw, Rep. Last, and Rep. Nielson absent for the vote.
H.B. 152 Emissions Amendments (Rep. D. Brown)
Rep. D. Brown introduced the bill to the committee.
MOTION: Rep. V. Peterson moved to adopt 1st Substitute H.B. 152. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Last, Rep. Daw, and Rep. Nielson absent for the vote.
Spoke for the bill: Mr. Bryce Bird, Utah Division of Air Quality
Spoke against the bill: Mr. Dan Northrup, VETA
Mr. D. J. Griffin, Jiffy Lube
Mr. Andrew Gibson, D J Auto/ CARQUEST Technical Instructor
Mr. Dave Griffin, Jiffy Lube
MOTION: Rep. Kiser moved to proceed to the next item on the agenda. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Last absent for the vote.
H.B. 506 Martin Luther King, Jr. Special Group License Plate (Rep. R. Chavez-Houck)
Rep. Chavez-Houck introduced the bill to the committee assisted by Dr. Roderic Land, Martin Luther King Human Rights Foundation.
Spoke for the bill: Rev. France Davis, Pastor, Calvary Baptist Church
MOTION: Rep. Fisher moved to pass H.B. 506 out favorably. The motion passed with Rep. Anderson, Rep. Daw, and Rep. Nielson voting in opposition. Rep. Last was absent for the vote.
H.B. 455 Financing Motor Vehicle Purchases (Rep. G. Froerer)
This bill was not considered.
MOTION: Rep. Kiser moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed unanimously.
Vice Chair Anderson adjourned the meeting at 4:55 p.m.
Rep. Bradley M. Daw, Chair