H.B. 116 - Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls Task Force


Sponsor: Rep. Angela Romero
Floor Sponsor: Sen. David P. Hinkins


Equal Rights


Better Utah Position

– Support



Bill Status

– Passed

Bill Timeline

  • 2/18/20- Passed House
  • 3/3/20- Passed Senate
  • 3/28/20- Governor signed


Creates a task force to identify systemic causes behind violence indigenous women and girls experience and recommend improvements in the criminal justice and social service systems.

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Voted "Yes"
Vote Legislator District
Yes Sen. J. Stuart Adams Republican SD7
Yes Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg Republican SD22
Yes Sen. Curtis S. Bramble Republican SD24
Yes Sen. David G. Buxton Republican SD4
Yes Sen. Allen M. Christensen Republican SD19
Yes Sen. Gene Davis Democrat SD3
Yes Sen. Luz Escamilla Democrat SD10
Yes Sen. Keith Grover Republican SD23
Yes Sen. Wayne A. Harper Republican SD16
Yes Sen. Deidre M. Henderson Republican SD7
Yes Sen. Lyle W. Hillyard Republican SD25
Yes Sen. David P. Hinkins Republican SD26
Yes Sen. Don L. Ipson Republican SD29
Yes Sen. Jani Iwamoto Democrat SD4
Yes Sen. Derek L. Kitchen Democrat SD2
Yes Sen. Karen Mayne Democrat SD5
Yes Sen. Ann Millner Republican SD5
Yes Sen. Ralph Okerlund Republican SD24
Yes Sen. Kathleen Riebe Democrat SD15
Yes Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson Republican SD6
Yes Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher Republican SD11
Yes Sen. Evan J. Vickers Republican SD28
Yes Sen. Todd Weiler Republican SD8
Yes Sen. Ronald Winterton Republican SD20
Voted "No"
Vote Legislator District
Officially Absent
Vote Legislator District
Absent Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore Republican SD19
Absent Sen Lincoln Fillmore Republican SD17
Absent Sen. Daniel Hemmert Republican SD14
Absent Sen. Daniel McCay Republican SD18
Absent Sen. Scott D. Sandall Republican SD1
Didn't Get to Vote
Vote Legislator District
N/A Sen. Derrin R. Owens Republican SD27