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MINUTES OF THE HOUSE
LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE STANDING COMMITTEE
Room 25, House Office Building, State Capitol Complex
February 15, 2013
Members Present: Rep. Curt Oda, Chair
Rep. Richard Greenwood, Vice Chair
Rep. Dana Layton
Rep. Paul Ray
Rep. Edward Redd
Rep. Jennifer Seelig
Rep. Keven Stratton
Rep. Mark Wheatley
Members Excused: Rep. Don Ipson
Members Absent : Rep. Derek Brown
Rep. Keith Grover
Staff Present: Mr. Nathan Brady, Policy Analyst
Ms. Linda Error, Committee Secretary
note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Rep. Greenwood called the meeting to order at 2:10 p.m.
MOTION: Rep. Ray moved to approve the minutes of the February 13, 2013 meeting. The
motion passed unanimously, with Rep. Layton absent for the vote.
H.B. 102 Arson Penalties Amendments (Rep. L. Wiley)
Rep. Wiley introduced and explained the bill to the committee with the assistance of Mr. Brody
O'Connor, Salt Lake City Fire Department.
MOTION: Rep. Wheatley moved to adopt 1st substitute H.B. 102. The motion passed
unanimously, with Rep. Layton absent for the vote.
Spoke in favor of the bill: Ms. Jacey Skinner, Director, Utah Sentencing Commission
MOTION: Rep. Wheatley moved to pass 1st substitute H.B. 102 with a favorable
recommendation. The motion passed unanimously.
H.C.R. 6 Concurrent Resolution Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam
War (Rep. C. Oda)
Rep. Oda introduced and explained the resolution to the committee.
Spoke in favor of the resolution: Mr. Terry Schow, Utah Department of Veterans Affairs
Mr. Dennis Howland, Veterans of Foreign Wars
Mr. Frank Maughan, Military Order of the Purple Heart
Rep. Larry Wiley, Utah House of Representatives
Mr. Sterling Poulsen, Vietnam War Veteran
MOTION: Rep. Ray moved to pass H.C.R. 6 with a favorable recommendation. The motion
passed unanimously, with Rep. Stratton absent for the vote.
MOTION: Rep. Ray moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed unanimously, with
Rep. Stratton absent for the vote.
Rep. Greenwood adjourned the meeting at 3:05 p.m.
Rep. Curtis Oda, Chair