Advocacy

Thank you for visiting our Public Policy Resource page. The resources provided on this page are for educational purposes only.

Join us in our efforts to continue to Grow and Protect our member companies through advocacy. UTC holds public policy forums the last Thursday of every month when not in session and every Friday when in session. The forums are held at
our offices from 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Register for upcoming public policy forums.

Nationally, UTC is a member of the Technology Councils of North America (TECNA) who is represented by their partner TechAmerica/COMPTIA on matters of national significance relative to the technology industry.

To write a letter to your Governor, legislator or congressman, click Let Your Voice Be Heard.


 

UTC Public Policy Accomplishments
Past UTC Public Policy Accomplishments

2016 - Five High Priority Supports Results
 

2016 - Bill Watch
UTC Bill Watch (2.25.16)
UTC Bill Watch (2.11.16)
UTC Bill Watch (2.3.16)
UTC Bill Watch (1.29.16)

2016 - Minutes
February 19, 2016
February 12, 2016
February 3, 2016
January 29, 2016

2016 - White Papers/Letters of Support
Support Letter H.B. 61
Support Letter H.B. 277
Support Letter S.B. 103
Support Letter S.B. 178
STEM Support Letter

2015 - Bill Watch
2015 UTC Legislative Priorities
2015 UTC Bill Watch (Final 3.16.15)
2015 UTC Bill Watch (3.6.15)
2015 UTC Bill Watch (2.26.15)
2015 UTC Bill Watch (2.20.15)
2015 UTC Bill Watch (2.13.15)

2015 - Minutes
December 11, 2015
October 22, 2015
September 24, 2015
September 3, 2015
July 16, 2015
June 4, 2015
February 26, 2015

February 20, 2015

February 13, 2015

February 6, 2015
January 30, 2015
January 15, 2015

2015 - Federal
R & D Letter 2015 State Tech Assns
State Tech Association Letter Supporting ITFA Extension
Letter to Senator Hatch on R&D Tax Credit
Letter to Senator Hatch on Immigration Reform
Letter to Senator Hatch on ESEA
 
2015 - State
Support Letter H.B. 68 
Support Letter H.B. 141
Support Letter H.B. 198
Opposition Letter H.B. 343
Support Letter S.B. 107
Support Letter S.B. 116
Opposition Letter S.B. 192
Support Letter S.B. 222
Support Letter S.B. 235
 

2014 - Bill Watch
2014 UTC Bill Watch (3.21.14)

2014 UTC Bill Watch (3.7.14)
2014 UTC Bill Watch (3.5.14)
2014 UTC Bill Watch (3.3.14)

2014 UTC Bill Watch (2.27.14)

2014 UTC Bill Watch (2.20.14)
2014 UTC Bill Watch (2.10.14)
2014 UTC Bill Watch (2.7.14)

2014 - Minutes
March 4, 2014
February 28, 2014
February 21, 2014

February 14, 2014
February 7, 2014
 
Immigration Reform
Interview with Bassam Salem
 
Federal

Immigration Reform Letter
Support of Passage of the Internet Tax Freedom Act
Reauthrize the Charter of the Export-Import Bank of the United States
Reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act
Support to Pass the EXPIRE Act

2013
2013 Legislative Accomplishments
2013 Final Bill Watch (3.25.2013)

Grading Schools

http://www.utahtech.org/advocacy/grading_schools.aspx

2013 - Minutes
March 8, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes
February 28, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes
February 22, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes
February 15, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes
February 8, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes
February 1, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes
January 25, 2013 Public Policy Forum Minutes

White Papers/Letters of Support
UTC Policy Position Regarding Skilled Worker Immigration Reform
STEM Support Letter
STEM Support Talking Points
Support Letter S.B. 110
Support Letter S.B. 271
UTC School Grading Letter to Governor Herbert
School Grading Letter from Legislative Leadership
Letter of Support - Start Up Jobs and Innovation Act

2012
2012 UTC Legisltatvie Accomplishments
2012 UTC Legislative Priorities

White Papers/Letters of Support
Engineering Education is Critical to Utah's Economic Development
Utah's Engineering Initiative
Clean Tech Support Letter to all our Congressional Delegation

Support Letter S.B. 178
Support Letter S.B. 112
Medical Device Tax Sign On Letter
Repeal the 2.3% Medical Device ExciseTax

AdvaMed AD
Letter to the House - Medical Device Excise Tax

2012 - Federal
Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 33, H.R. 2297, and S. 3187

2011
2011 UTC Legislative Accomplishments
2011 UTC Legislative Priorities
2011 UTC Letters of Support

White Papers/Letters of Support
SST Trade Association Letter
Legislative White Papers

2010
2010 UTC Legislative Accomplishments
2010 Legislative Priorities
2010 UTC Letters of Support

White Papers/Letters of Support
Legislative White Papers

2009
2009 Legislative Session Accomplishments

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