House of Representatives  State of Utah

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TO:Members of the House Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Standing Committee
Rep. Walt Brooks, Chair
Rep. Rex P. Shipp, Vice Chair
Committee Meeting

DATE:Thursday, February 22, 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 the February 21, 2024, minutes

- The following bills are scheduled for consideration:
1. SB0118S02Water Efficiency Amendments   (M. McKell )
2. HB0243Riparian Amendments   (G. Bennion )
3. HB0519Department of Natural Resources Modifications   (C. Snider )
4. HB0502Critical Infrastructure and Mining   (C. Snider )
5. HB0535Water Conservation Modifications   (M. Kohler )


Rep. Walt Brooks, Chair
Rep. Rex P. Shipp, Vice Chair

Rep. Gay Lynn BennionRep. Bridger BolinderRep. Scott H. Chew
Rep. Tim JimenezRep. Michael L. KohlerRep. Steven J. Lund
Rep. Doug OwensRep. Thomas W. PetersonRep. Mike Schultz
Rep. Casey SniderRep. Keven J. StrattonRep. Christine F. Watkins

Committee Analyst: Charley Hart, Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel
Committee Secretary: Tisha Gibby

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