S.B. 196 - Great Salt Lake Amendments


Sponsor: Sen. Nate Blouin

Better Utah Position

– Support



Bill Status

– Did Not Pass


Directs the Great Salt Lake Commissioner to develop a plan for “wet water years” to provide guidance for a coordinated effort to optimize the amount of water that makes it into the Great Salt Lake during or following a wet water year.

Failed to pass in Senate

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Voted "Yes"
Vote Legislator District
Yes Sen. Nate Blouin Democrat SD13
Yes Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore Republican SD19
Yes Sen. Luz Escamilla Democrat SD10
Yes Sen. David P. Hinkins Republican SD26
Yes Sen. Michael S. Kennedy Republican SD21
Yes Sen. Karen Kwan Democrat SD12
Yes Sen. Daniel McCay Republican SD18
Yes Sen. Michael K. Mckell Republican SD25
Yes Sen. Stephanie Pitcher Democrat SD14
Yes Sen. Jen Plumb Democrat SD9
Yes Sen. Kathleen Riebe Democrat SD15
Yes Sen. Scott D. Sandall Republican SD1
Yes Sen. Evan J. Vickers Republican SD28
Yes Sen. Todd Weiler Republican SD8
Yes Sen. Chris H. Wilson Republican SD2
Yes Sen. Ronald Winterton Republican SD20
Voted "No"
Vote Legislator District
No Sen. Heidi Balderree Democrat SD22
No Sen. David G. Buxton Republican SD4
No Sen Lincoln Fillmore Republican SD17
No Sen. John D. Johnson Republican SD3
No Sen. Derrin R. Owens Republican SD27
Officially Absent
Vote Legislator District
Absent Sen. J. Stuart Adams Republican SD7
Absent Sen. Curtis S. Bramble Republican SD24
Absent Sen. Keith Grover Republican SD23
Absent Sen. Wayne A. Harper Republican SD16
Absent Sen. Don L. Ipson Republican SD29
Absent Sen. Ann Millner Republican SD5
Absent Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson Republican SD6
Absent Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher Republican SD11
Didn't Get to Vote
Vote Legislator District