MINUTES OF THE
HOUSE EDUCATION STANDING COMMITTEE
Room 30, House Building
February 8, 2016
Members Present: Rep. Brad G. Last, Chair
Rep. V. Lowry Snow, Vice Chair
Rep. LaVar Christensen
Rep. Kim Coleman
Rep. Bruce R. Cutler
Rep. Steve Eliason
Rep. Justin L. Fawson
Rep. Eric Hutchings
Rep. David E. Lifferth
Rep. Daniel McCay
Rep. Marie H. Poulson
Members Absent: Rep. Francis D. Gibson
Rep. Carol Spackman Moss
Rep. Michael E. Noel
Staff Present: Ms. Tiffany Stanley, Policy Analyst
Ms. Linda Service, Committee Secretary
Note: List of visitors and copy of handouts are filed with committee minutes.
Chair Last called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m.
MOTION: Rep. McCay moved to approve the minutes of the February 4, 2016 meeting. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. Cutler, Rep. Fawson, and Rep. Hutchings absent for the vote.
S.B. 14 American Indian and Alaskan Native Amendments (Sen. K. Van Tassell) (Rep. J. Draxler)
Sen. Van Tassell and Rep. Draxler explained the bill.
Spoke for the bill:
Mr. Tommy Lewis, Superintendent of Schools, Navajo Nation
Mr. Chuck Foster, Utah State Office of Education
MOTION: Rep. Poulson moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. McCay absent for the vote.
MOTION: Rep. Snow moved to adjourn. The motion passed unanimously with Rep. McCay absent for the vote. Chair Last adjourned the meeting at 4:40 p.m.
Rep. Brad Last, Chair