House of Representatives  State of Utah

P.O. BOX 145030 • SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH 84114-5030 • (801)538-1029


TO:Members of the House Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Standing Committee
Rep. Ryan D. Wilcox, Chair
Rep. Matthew H. Gwynn, Vice Chair
Committee Meeting

DATE:Friday, January 20, 2023
TIME:2:00 PM
LOCATION:30 House Building
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- Call to order and approval of minutes

- The following bills are scheduled for consideration:
1. HB0025Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls Task Force Sunset Extension   (A. Romero)
2. HB0018Online Dating Safety Amendments   (A. Romero)
3. HB0027Drug Possession Penalty Amendments   (G. Bennion)
4. HB0057Law Enforcement Investigation Amendments   (R. Wilcox)
5. HB0156Sex and Kidnap Offender Registry and Child Abuse Offender Registry Administration Amendments   (A. Stoddard)
6. HB0029Mental Health Support and Law Enforcement Co-response   (A. Stoddard)


Rep. Ryan D. Wilcox, Chair
Rep. Matthew H. Gwynn, Vice Chair

Rep. Melissa G. BallardRep. Jefferson S. BurtonRep. Katy Hall
Rep. Sahara HayesRep. Sandra HollinsRep. Trevor Lee
Rep. Karianne LisonbeeRep. Val L. PetersonRep. Mike Schultz
Rep. Andrew StoddardRep. Stephen L. Whyte

Committee Analyst: John Feinauer, Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel
Committee Secretary: An Bradshaw

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