Intergenerational Welfare Reform Commission

Intergenerational Welfare Reform Commission

In 2012, the Utah Legislature adopted the Intergenerational Poverty Mitigation Act, which created the Intergenerational Welfare Reform Commission (Senate Bill 53) to help Utah families experiencing intergenerational poverty.

Commission Goal

To reduce the number of Utah families in the cycle of poverty, improving their quality of life and helping them become economically stable.

Commission Overview

The Commission Chair is Utah Lt. Governor Spencer Cox and the group includes members from the Department of Workforce Services, Department of Human Services, Department of Health, the Utah State Board of Education, and the Juvenille Courts.

group icon  Commission Roster

meeting icon  2018 Meeting Schedule

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Date and Time Location Agenda Meeting
Minutes

August 2, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Department of Workforce Services Metro
720 E 300 S, Salt Lake City
First Floor - Conference Room 100

April 18, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Department of Workforce Services
1385 South State Street, Salt Lake City
First Floor - Conference Room 157A

January 2016 Agenda January 2016 Minutes

**CANCELLED**
January 10, 2018
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Department of Workforce Services
1385 South State Street, Salt Lake City
First Floor - Conference Room 157A

November 9, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Department of Workforce Services
1385 South State Street, Salt Lake City
First Floor - Conference Room 157A

January 2016 Agenda January 2016 Minutes
July 12, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Department of Workforce Services
720 South 200 East, Salt Lake City
1st Floor - Conference Room 100

January 2016 Agenda January 2016 Minutes

Commission Testimonies

capitol icon  TANF and Intergenerational Poverty

goal icon  Behavioral Health

facebook icon  Family Preservation in Child Welfare