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ROOM 250 STATE CAPITOL COMPLEX
Members Present: Sen. Allen M. Christensen, Chair
Sen. Patricia W. Jones
Sen. Stuart C. Reid
Member Absent: Sen. Mark B. Madsen
Sen. Luz Robles
Staff Present: Mr. Mark D. Andrews, Policy Analyst
Ms. Karen C. Allred, Committee Secretary
A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Chair Christensen called the meeting to order at 8:14 A.M.
MOTION: Sen. Jones moved to approve the minutes of February 2, 2012. The motion passed unanimously.
H.B. 51 Medical Speciality Practice Act Amendments (Rep. E. Vickers)
MOTION: Sen. Reid moved to amend H.B. 51 as follows:
1. Page 1, Line 1 :
PRACTICE ACT AMENDMENTS
2. Page 2, Lines 50 through 55b
House Floor Amendments
50 (vi) Chapter 31b, Nurse Practice Act;
(vii) Chapter 40a, Athletic Trainer Licensing Act;
Chapter 44a, Nurse Midwife Practice Act;
Chapter 67, Utah Medical Practice Act;
) Chapter 68, Utah Osteopathic Medical Practice Act;
Chapter 69, Dentist and Dental Hygienist Practice Act; and
Chapter 70a, Physician Assistant Act H. ;
Chapter 71, Naturopathic Physician Practice Act; and
Chapter 73, Chiropractic Physician Practice Act .H .
The motion passed unanimously.
Rep. Vickers introduced and explained the bill.
Spoke for the bill: Casey Hill, Utah Medical Association
Dave Davis, Utah Retail Merchants Association and Utah Food Industry
MOTION: Sen. Jones moved to pass H.B. 51 out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
S.J.R. 12 Utah Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week Joint Resolution (Sen. M. Madsen)
Spoke for the bill: Marie Nuccitelli, Mother
Laura S. McCluskey, Ambassador, United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
MOTION: Sen. Reid moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously with Sen. Jones absent for the vote.
The meeting adjourned at 8:42 A.M.
Minutes reported by Karen C. Allred, Secretary.
Sen. Allen M. Christensen, Committee Chair