Senate Bill 1184 (SB1184) is going through the motions with Arizona Legislature. The bill is to restore funding to Arizona Geological Survey. Please write your legislature to show our support for SB1184.
The bill is up for the House Appropriations Committee on 3/15 at 2pm.
Arizona’s House Land, Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee will hear passed by a vote of 7-0. SB 1184
Update (02/27/2017): SB1184 passed the Senate on Thursday 2/23/2017 by a vote of 28-2. The next step is for the House to consider the bill.
House Land, Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee:
Brenda Barton -- Chairman
Wenona Benally -- Member
David L. Cook -- Member
Rosanna Gabaldon -- Member
Travis W. Grantham -- Member
Darin Mitchell -- Vice-Chairman
Becky A. Nutt -- Member
Jesus Rubalcava -- Member
Senate Bill SB 1415, which would permanently transfer the former Arizona Mining & Mineral Museum to the UA as the repurposed Arizona Mining, Mineral and Natural Resources Education Museum, was also passed by the Senate by a vote of 30-0 in late February. It is scheduled to be heard in the Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee next Tuesday 3/14 at 2pm.