CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 2152

 

 

June 12, 2001 Hearing Room B

9:00 AM Tapes 1

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Tim Knopp, Chair

Rep. Randy Leonard

Rep. Carl Wilson

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Avel Gordly

Sen. Charles Starr

 

STAFF PRESENT: Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

Sara Noble, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD: HB 2152B - Work Session

 

These minutes are in compliance with Senate and House Rules. Only text enclosed in quotation marks reports a speakers exact words. For complete contents, please refer to the tapes.

 

TAPE/#

Speaker

Comments

TAPE 1, A

003

Chair Knopp

Calls the committee to order at 9:04 a.m. and opens a work session on HB 2152B.

HB 2152B - WORK SESSION

005

Jim Stembridge

Committee Administrator. Presents HB 2152B along with the B8 amendment (EXHIBIT A).

019

Joe Landry

Representing the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA/IBEW). Submits written information (EXHIBIT B) and testifies in support of HB 2152B with the B8 amendment.

044

Shawn Miller

Representing the Independent Electrical Contractors of Oregon. Testifies in support of HB 2152B and the B8 amendment.

057

Joe Brewer

Administrator, Building Codes Division (BCD). Testifies in support of HB 2152B and the B8 amendment.

063

Sen. R. Beyer

States that the intent of the bill is not to bring anyone new under licensing or let anyone out who is currently licensed. Asks if that is how you plan on administering it.

066

Brewer

Responds that HB 2152B with the amendments does nothing to change the current exemptions in statue. Explains what work is not brought in by this exemption and states they intend to administer it in that fashion.

073

John Powell

Representing AT&T. Testifies on HB 2152B and the B8 amendment.

079

Paul Romain

Representing MCI WorldCom. Submits written information (EXHIBIT C) and testifies on HB 2152B and the B8 amendment.

103

Mike Dewey

Representing the Oregon Cable Telecommunications Association. Testifies on HB 2152B and the B8 amendment.

121

Rep. Leonard

MOTION: Moves to ADOPT HB 2152-B8 amendments dated 6/1/01.

 

 

VOTE: 6-0

124

Chair Knopp

Hearing no objection declares the motion CARRIED.

126

Rep. Leonard

MOTION: Moves HB 2152 to the floor with the recommendation that the House CONCUR in Senate amendments dated 5/11/01 and that the bill be FURTHER AMENDED by the B8 amendment and the measure be REPASSED.

 

 

VOTE: 6-0

130

Chair Knopp

Hearing no objection declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. KNOPP AND SEN. R. BEYER will lead discussion on the floor.

134

Chair Knopp

Closes the work session on HB 2152B and adjourns the committee at 9:15 a.m.

 

Submitted By, Reviewed By,

 

 

 

Sara Noble, Jim Stembridge,

Committee Assistant Committee Administrator

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A HB 2152, -B8 amendment, Jim Stembridge, 1 p

B HB 2152, written information, Joe Landry, 1 p

C HB 2152, written information, Paul Romain, 1 p