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H.B. 437






Chief Sponsor: Eric K. Hutchings

Senate Sponsor: Mark B. Madsen

             8      LONG TITLE
             9      General Description:
             10          This bill modifies provisions relating to Capitol Preservation Board donations and
             11      funds.
             12      Highlighted Provisions:
             13          This bill:
             14          .    provides that the Capitol Preservation Board may return funds or donations to the
             15      donor under certain circumstances;
             16          .    permits the Capitol Preservation Board to elect to transfer funds originally donated
             17      for an Olympic memorial on capitol hill to another entity, with certain restrictions;
             18      and
             19          .    repeals the provision relating to transfer of the Olympic memorial funds after one
             20      year.
             21      Money Appropriated in this Bill:
             22          None
             23      Other Special Clauses:
             24          This bill provides an immediate effective date.
             25      Utah Code Sections Affected:
             26      AMENDS:
             27           63C-9-501 , as last amended by Laws of Utah 1999, Chapter 21

             28           63I-2-263 , as last amended by Laws of Utah 2013, Second Special Session, Chapters 1
             29      and 2
             30      ENACTS:
             31           63C-9-501.1 , Utah Code Annotated 1953
             33      Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
             34          Section 1. Section 63C-9-501 is amended to read:
             35           63C-9-501. Soliciting donations.
             36          (1) The executive director, under the direction of the board, shall:
             37          (a) develop plans and programs to solicit gifts, money, and items of value from private
             38      persons, foundations, or organizations; and
             39          (b) actively solicit donations from those persons and entities.
             40          (2) (a) Property provided by those entities is the property of the state and is under the
             41      control of the board.
             42          (b) Subsection (2)(a) does not apply to temporary exhibits or to the personal property
             43      of persons having an office in a building on capitol hill.
             44          (3) The board [shall]:
             45          (a) shall deposit money donated to the board into the State Capitol Fund established by
             46      this part; [and]
             47          (b) shall use gifts of money made to the board for the purpose specified by the grantor,
             48      if any[.]; and
             49          (c) may return to the donor any gift or money donated to the board if a majority of the
             50      board determines that use of the gift or money is unfeasible, or will otherwise not be placed or
             51      used on capitol hill.
             52          Section 2. Section 63C-9-501.1 is enacted to read:
             53          63C-9-501.1. Donations from 2002 Olympic Funds.
             54          Upon a majority vote of the board, the funds donated to the board from the 2002 Salt
             55      Lake Olympics Organizing Committee for the purpose of constructing an Olympic monument
             56      on capitol hill may be transferred to the Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation, provided that the
             57      funds are to be used for the purpose of supporting the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics legacy projects
             58      at a location within the state.

             59          Section 3. Section 63I-2-263 is amended to read:
             60           63I-2-263. Repeal dates, Title 63A to Title 63M.
             61          (1) Section 63A-1-115 is repealed on July 1, 2014.
             62          (2) Section 63C-9-501.1 is repealed on July 1, 2015.
             63          [(2)] (3) Subsection 63J-1-218 (3) is repealed on December 1, 2013.
             64          [(3)] (4) Subsection 63J-1-218 (4) is repealed on December 1, 2013.
             65          [(4)] (5) Subsection 63M-1-903 (1)(d) is repealed on July 1, 2015.
             66          Section 4. Effective date.
             67          If approved by two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, this bill takes effect
             68      upon approval by the governor, or the day following the constitutional time limit of Utah
             69      Constitution, Article VII, Section 8, without the governor's signature, or in the case of a veto,
             70      the date of veto override.

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