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MINUTES OF THE HOUSE
WORKFORCE SERVICES AND COMMUNITY
Room W025, House Office Building
February 2, 2012
Rep. Dean Sanpei, Vice Chair
Rep. Keith Grover
Rep. Val Peterson
Rep. Mark Wheatley
MEMBERS EXCUSED: Rep. David Litvack
Rep. Ronda Rudd Menlove
STAFF PRESENT: Mr. Ben Christensen, Policy Analyst
Ms. Rosemary Young, Committee Secretary
Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Vice Chair Sanpei called the meeting to order at 2:06 p.m.
MOTION: Rep. Bird moved to approve the minutes of the February 1, 2012 meeting. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Grover absent for the vote.
S.B. 37 Intergenerational Poverty Provisions (Sen. S. Reid)
Sen. Reid explained the bill to the committee.
Spoke to the bill: Karen Silver, Salt Lake Community Action Program
MOTION: Rep. Peterson moved to transmit S.B. 37 with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously.
S.B. 121 Workers' Compensation Waiver Amendments (Sen. K. Mayne)
Sen. Mayne explained the bill to the committee assisted by Alan Hennebold, Utah Labor Commission.
MOTION: Rep. Wheatley moved to transmit S.B. 121 with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously.
H.C.R. 2 Concurrent Resolution Recognizing Historic and Economic Relationships Between Canada, the United States, and Utah (Rep. S. Handy)
Rep. Handy explained the resolution to the committee assisted by Miguel Rovira from The Governor's Office of Economic Development.
MOTION: Rep. Peterson moved to transmit HCR 2 with a favorable recommendation. The motion passed unanimously.
MOTION: Rep. Grover moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously.
Vice Chair Sanpei adjourned the meeting at 2:33 p.m.
Jim Bird, Chair