House of Representatives  State of Utah

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TO:Members of the House Judiciary Standing Committee
Rep. Jon Hawkins, Chair
Rep. Nelson T. Abbott, Vice Chair
Committee Meeting

DATE:Thursday, January 25, 2024
TIME:2:00 PM
LOCATION:110 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 from the January 22, 2024 meeting.

- The following bills are scheduled for consideration:
1. HB0147Threat of Violence Amendments   (S. Gricius )
2. HB0157Child Custody Factor Amendments   (S. Gricius )
3. HB0140Parental Notification Amendments   (S. Gricius )
4. HB0114Rape Crisis and Services Center Amendments   (A. Romero )
5. HB0268Punitive Damages Amendments   (A. Stoddard )
6. HB0134Marriage Modifications   (A. Loubet )
7. HB0158Criminal Defamation Amendments   (R.P. Shipp )
8. HB0271Law Enforcement Employee Overtime Amendments   (K. Lisonbee )


Rep. Jon Hawkins, Chair
Rep. Nelson T. Abbott, Vice Chair

Rep. Cheryl K. ActonRep. Kera BirkelandRep. Tyler Clancy
Rep. Brian S. KingRep. Karianne LisonbeeRep. Anthony E. Loubet
Rep. Judy Weeks RohnerRep. Rex P. ShippRep. Christine F. Watkins
Rep. Mark A. Wheatley

Committee Analyst: Jonathan Adams, Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel
Committee Secretary: Tisha Gibby

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