CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON SB 280

 

 

June 1, 2001                                                                                                           Hearing Room B

9:00 AM                                                                                                                                Tapes 1

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Roger Beyer, Chair

                                                Sen. Jason Atkinson

                                                Sen. Tony Corcoran

                                                Rep. Vic Backlund

                                                Rep. Tim Knopp

                                                Rep. Vicki Walker

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Keith Putman, Committee Administrator

Pam Brunell, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:           SB 280B Work Session

 

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

 

TAPE/#

Speaker

Comments

TAPE 1, A

001

Chair Beyer

Calls the committee to order at 9:10 a.m. and opens a work session on SB 280B.

SB 280B - WORK SESSION

003

Keith Putman

Committee Administrator.  Explains SB 280 and –B4 amendments (EXHIBIT A).

017

Rep. Walker

Asks about fiscal impact.

027

Pamela Konstantopoulos

Director, State Board of Tax Service Examiners. Gives the licensing fiscal statistics and explains the disparities.

058

John Fletcher

Legislative Fiscal Office. Explains the revenue loss to the board and resulting increase in work load to the Board of Accountancy.

081

Rob Douglas

Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants.  Relates the 1977 Attorney General position and notes that the amendment preserves this opinion (EXHIBIT B).

101

Konstantopoulos

Discusses the discrepancies and loss of income.

150

Sen. Corcoran

MOTION:  Moves SB 280B to the floor with the recommendation that the Senate CONCUR in House amendments dated 4/17/01 and that the bill be FURTHER AMENDED by the –B4 amendments and the measure be REPASSED.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

 

Chair Beyer

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. KNOPP and SEN. CORCORAN will lead discussion on the floor.

180

Chair Beyer

Closes the work session on SB 280B and adjourns meeting at 9:22 a.m.

 

Submitted By,                                                                           Reviewed By,

 

 

 

Pam Brunell,                                                                             Keith Putman,

Committee Assistant                                                                 Committee Administrator

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – SB 280B, written material, Staff, 1 p.

B – SB 280B, written material, Rob Douglas, 12 pp.