Governor Herbert to Sign Rural Economic Development Legislation
March 2, 2012
What: Governor Gary R. Herbert will host a press conference and will sign House Bill 318 – Industrial Assistance Account Amendments. One of the Governor’s legislative priorities, HB 318 will provide funding to be used to promote business and economic development in rural Utah with the Business Expansion and Retention (BEAR) program.
Who: Governor Gary R. Herbert
Representative Ronda Menlove, Sponsor, HB 318
Senator Ralph Okerlund, Senate Sponsor, HB 318
Spencer Eccles, Executive Director, Governor’s Office
of Economic Development
When: Thursday, March 1, 2012, 2:30PM
Where: Gold Room, Utah State Capitol
Following the signing, members of the Governor’s Rural Partnership Board will move to the Capitol Board Room for their board meeting. Interested parties who wish to join that meeting are welcome to attend.