The Daily Buzz – March 4, 2016


The House honored the family of Colonel Walter Travis Stewart for his service for the country.

University of Utah’s football coach Kyle Whittingham and BYU’s new head coach, Kalani Sitake stopped by the House and we had a little FUN!


During afternoon Floor time the House recognized The Girl Scouts of America.

And enjoyed some cookies!


The schedule for Friday, March 4, 2016:

8:00 AM House Judiciary Committee

8:00 AM House Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Committee

8:00 AM House Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Environment Committee

8:00 AM House Transportation Committee

10:00 AM House Chamber, House Floor Time 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

2:00 PM House Chamber, House Floor Time 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

4:10 PM: House Economic Development and Workforce Services Committee

4:10 PM: House Government Operations Committee

4:10 PM: House Political Subdivisions Committee

4:15 PM: House Revenue and Taxation Committee

6:00 PM Executive Appropriations Committee

Happening Today: 

Speaker Hughes, Sen. Adams, Rep. Schultz will hold a public forum on the H.B. 251,Post-employment Restrictions Amendments at 8 a.m. in the Hall of Governors of the Capitol, first floor under the rotunda.

Speaker Greg Hughes, Representative Mike Schultz, Founder and CEO of Domo Josh James and Managing Director of Signal Peak Ventures Brandon Tidwell will hold a joint press conference Friday, March 4 to announce the benefits and support for H.B. 251, Post-employment Restrictions Amendments at 10 a.m. in the Capitol Board Room, 2nd floor, East Side of the Capitol Building.

The Senate Hearing on H.B. 251 will take place at 4 p.m. in Senate Building room 215 at the Capitol.

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