Room 450, State Capitol

February 25, 2016


Members Present:                Rep. Ken Ivory, Chair

                                                Rep. Stephen G. Handy, Vice Chair

                                                Rep. Patrice M. Arent

                                                Rep. Scott H. Chew

                                                Rep. Kay J. Christofferson

Rep. Lynn N. Hemingway

                                                Rep. Keven J. Stratton

                                                Rep. Earl D. Tanner 


Members Absent:                 Rep. Brad L. Dee

                                                Rep. Rebecca P. Edwards

                                                Rep. Keith Grover

Staff Present:                        Mr. Adam J. Sweet, Policy Analyst

                                                Ms. Lisa Jones, Committee Secretary

Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.


Vice Chair Ivory called the meeting to order at 8:39 a.m.


MOTION:     Rep. Hemmingway moved to approved the minutes of the February 22, 2016 meeting. The motion passed unanimously, with Rep. Ivory and Rep. Stratton absent for the vote.


HB0341          Interlocal Cooperation Act Amendments (Rep. M. Nelson)

At the request of the sponsor the bill was not considered.


SCR010          Communications Spectrum Translator System Concurrent Resolution

(Sen. R. Okerlund) (Rep. K. McIff)

Sen. Okerlund explained the Resolution to the committee with the assistance of Dale Zabriskie, Past President, Utah Broadcasters Association.


MOTION:     Rep. Arent moved to pass the bill out favorably. The motion passed unanimously.


MOTION:     Rep. Christofferson moved to place the resolution on the Consent Calendar. The motion passed unanimously.


MOTION:     Rep. Christofferson moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed unanimously.

Vice Chair Handy adjourned the meeting at 8:51 a.m.

Ken Ivory, Chair