Silas Walker, Deseret News
The Capitol in Salt Lake City is pictured on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019.

SALT LAKE CITY — On Wednesday night, Gov. Gary Herbert gave the annual State of the State address to the Utah Legislature.

Read Utah Gov. Gary Herbert's State of the State address

Other issues expected to be discussed at the Statehouse during the day include:

• The creation of an electronic driver's license. The Senate Transportation, Public Utilities, Energy and Technology Committee is scheduled to hear SB100, which would be the first step to allowing Utahns to carry their license on their phone.

READ MORE: Proposal would make digital license an option for Utah drivers

• Why teachers are leaving their careers. Members of the House Education Committee will consider HB130, which would require exit surveys of school employees.

READ MORE: Bill calls for surveying teachers about why they're leaving the profession

• Water conservation. The Senate Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment Committee is looking at two bills: SB52 concerning secondary water metering; and SB17 that looks at amending extraterritorial jurisdiction that allows cities to control watersheds not within their borders.

READ MORE: Senate committee takes up watershed management bill, study of water banking

• Opioids. The House Health and Human Services Committee will discuss HB58, which would create the position of an opioid fatality examiner within the Office of the Medical Examiner as well as an Opioid and Overdose Fatality Review Committee within the Utah Department of Health to address problems with prescription drugs.

READ MORE: House panel endorses bill that would create committee to review drug overdose deaths

Here's what happened on Jan. 29, the second day of the 2019 session:

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