Free Market Protection And Privatization Board
Governor's Office of Management and Budget
63I-4a-202
4 times per year
2 years
Per Diem And Expenses
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Active
Evans, Duncan
801-538-1592


Amended 2013 General Session
(1) (a) There is created a Privatization Policy Board composed of 17 members.
(b) The governor shall appoint board members as follows:
(i) two senators, one each from the majority and minority political parties, from names recommended by the president of the Senate;
(ii) two representatives, one each from the majority and minority political parties, from names recommended by the speaker of the House of Representatives;
(iii) two members representing public employees, from names recommended by the largest public employees' association;
(iv) one member from state management;
(v) seven members from the private business community;
(vi) one member representing the Utah League of Cities and Towns from names recommended by the Utah League of Cities and Towns;
(vii) one member representing the Utah Association of Counties from names recommended by the Utah Association of Counties; and
(viii) one member representing the Utah Association of Special Districts, from names recommended by the Utah Association of Special Districts.

(2) (a) Except as provided in Subsection (2)(b), a board member shall serve a two-year term.
(b) Notwithstanding the requirements of Subsection (2)(a), the governor shall, at the time of appointment or reappointment, adjust the length of terms to ensure that the terms of board members are staggered so that approximately half of the board is appointed every two years.

(3) (a) A board member shall hold office until the board member's successor is appointed and qualified.
(b) When a vacancy occurs in the membership for any reason, a replacement shall be appointed for the unexpired term.
(c) Nine members of the board constitute a quorum.
(d) The vote of a majority of board members voting when a quorum is present is necessary for the board to act.

(4) (a) The board shall select one of the members to serve as chair of the board.
(b) A chair shall serve as chair for a term of one-year, and may be selected as chair for more than one term.

(5) The Governor's Office of Management and Budget shall staff the board. The board may contract for additional staff from the private sector under Section 63I-4a-204.

(6) The board shall meet:
(a) at least quarterly; and
(b) as necessary to conduct its business, as called by the chair.




Positions
Board member Type Qualification Original Appointment Current Appointment Expiration
Christofferson, Kay J. Member Majority--recommended by the House Speaker 7/1/2017 07/01/2017 6/30/2019
Hemingway, Lynn Member Miniority--recommended by House Speaker 7/1/2017 07/01/2017 6/30/2019
Mayne, Karen M. Member Minority--recommended by Senate President 2/22/2011 07/01/2015 N/A
Stephenson, Howard Member Majority--recommended by Senate President 12/15/2009 07/01/2015 N/A