House of Representatives  State of Utah

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


TO:Members of the House Education Standing Committee
Rep. Candice B. Pierucci, Chair
Rep. Steven J. Lund, Vice Chair
Committee Meeting

DATE:Tuesday, February 20, 2024
TIME:4:00 PM
LOCATION:120 Senate Building
Members of the public may participate in the meeting remotely by visiting the committee's webpage at to access the live streaming options.

- Call to order and approval of minutes of the February 15, 2024 committee meeting.

- The following bills are scheduled for consideration:
1. HB0265Interscholastic Athletic Activities Associations Reporting Requirements   (J. Hawkins )
2. HB0529Utah Fits All Scholarship Program Amendments   (C. Pierucci )
3. HB0514School Chaplain Amendments   (K. Stratton )
4. HB0499Education Reporting Amendments   (S. Pulsipher )
5. HB0533Small School District Scale of Operations Formula   (K. Peterson )
6. SB0177Absenteeism Prevention Amendments   (M. Kennedy )
7. HB0517Half-day Kindergarten Amendments   (T. Lee )


Rep. Candice B. Pierucci, Chair
Rep. Steven J. Lund, Vice Chair

Rep. Kera BirkelandRep. Tyler ClancyRep. Joseph Elison
Rep. Katy HallRep. Dan N. JohnsonRep. Karianne Lisonbee
Rep. Carol S. MossRep. Jefferson MossRep. Karen M. Peterson
Rep. Val L. PetersonRep. Susan PulsipherRep. Angela Romero
Rep. R. Neil Walter

Committee Analyst: Micah Ann Wixom, Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel
Committee Secretary: Reese Boardman

     In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing auxiliary communicative aids and services for this meeting should call Legislative Services at 801-326-1596 or use Relay Utah (toll-free in-state 7-1-1 or Spanish language 888-346-3162), giving at least 48 hours notice or the best notice practicable. Every effort will be made to accommodate requests for aids and services for effective communication during the annual General Session. However, given the unpredictable and fast-paced nature of the legislative process, it is essential that you notify us as soon as possible. Failure to do so may, in some circumstances, result in our inability to accommodate your request.
     Please be aware that the public portions of this meeting will be broadcast on the Internet and that a recording of the public meeting, along with any materials presented or distributed to the committee, will be posted on the Legislature's website.