HOUSE SPECIAL SESSION COMMITTEE ON BUDGET RECONCILIATION

 

3rd Special Session

 

 

June 13, 2002 Hearing Room F

1:45 p.m.      Tapes 5 - 6

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Rep. Westlund, Chair

Rep. Tom Butler

Rep. Gary Hansen

Rep. Betsy Johnson

Rep. Susan Morgan

Rep. Lane Shetterly

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Rep. Kurt Schrader

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Fiscal Office

                                                Revenue Office

Andrew Morris, Administrative Support

 

MEASURES HEARD:                     HB 4050 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 4051 Work Session

                                                HB 5090 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

004

Chair Westlund

Calls meeting to order at 1:55 p.m.  Opens Work Session on SB 4050. 

HB 4050 PUBLIC HEARING and WORK SESSION

 

Dick Yates

Legislative Revenue Office.  Explains the –1 amendments (EXHIBIT A).  The tape was turned off for Yates explanation.

 

Chair

Closes the public hearing; opens HB 4051 work session.

005

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT HB 4050-1 amendments dated 06/12/02.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 - Schrader

007

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

008

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves HB 4050 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 - Schrader

012

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

REP. JOHNSON will lead discussion on the floor.

HB 4051 WORK SESSION

015

Yates

Explains HB 4051 and the –1, -2, -3 amendments (EXHIBIT B, C, D).

095

Rep. Butler

Asks if senior transportation is included in the projected loss to cities and counties. 

096

Yates

Responds affirmatively.    Continues bill analysis. 

133

Rep. Shetterly

Asks if the revenue adjustment is built into the revenue impact.

136

Yates

Responds affirmatively.  Continues analysis of bill and amendments.

169

Rep. Butler

Relates concern that the bill would push revenue away from the national tobacco settlement participants and give revenue to non-participating companies. 

215

Chair Westlund

Relates empathy with Rep. Butler.  Comments on the special session process.

227

Rep. Johnson

States that she would like an amendment to leave counties and cities harmless.

230

Yates

Relates the effects of the bill on cities and counties.

247

Rep. Johnson

States that there was confusion on the three million dollar appropriation. 

250

Chair Westlund

Responds it is a one-time appropriation. 

253

Rep. Johnson

States she would like it to be a continuing appropriation. 

262

Rep. Shetterly

Stats that Rep. Johnson’s idea is worth pursuing. 

274

Chair Westlund

Points out that counties and cities would benefit even more under the adjusted mortality rates for PERS.

280

Rep. Hansen

Comments on the peril of cities and counties.  Talks about mental health treatment. 

320

Chair Westlund

Talks about the progression of the bill.

347

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT HB 4051-1 amendments dated 06/12/02.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 - Schrader

349

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

351

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT HB 4051-2 amendments dated 06/12/02.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 - Schrader

354

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

355

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT HB 4051-3 amendments dated 06/13/02.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 - Schrader

361

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

362

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves HB 4051 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

370

Rep. Butler

Relates concerns. 

402

Chair Westlund

States that tax increase could help lower tobacco access to youth.

 

 

VOTE:  4-2

AYE:               4 - Hansen, Johnson, Shetterly, Westlund

NAY:               2 - Butler, Morgan

EXCUSED:     1 - Schrader

418

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

TAPE 6, A

016

Chair Westlund

Calls a recess at 2:29 p.m.

031

Chair Westlund

Calls the meeting back to order at 3:44 p.m.

040

Paul Warner

Legislative Revenue Office.  Explains the need to fix HB 4051.

044

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves to RECONSIDER the vote on HB 4051.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 – Schrader

048

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

050

Chair Westlund

Calls a recess at 3:46 p.m.

052

Chair Westlund

Calls back to order at 3:48 p.m.

056

Chair Westlund

Opens a work session on HB 5090.

HB 5090 WORK SESSION

059

Ken Rocco

Legislative Fiscal Officer.  Explains HB 5090 and the -1 amendments (EXHIBIT E).

122

Rep. Johnson

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT HB 5090-1 amendments dated 06/13/02.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 – Schrader

130

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

137

Rep. Morgan

MOTION:  Moves HB 5090 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0

AYE:               6 - Butler, Hansen, Johnson, Morgan, Shetterly, Westlund

EXCUSED:     1 – Schrader

142

Chair Westlund

The motion CARRIES.

144

Chair Westlund

Adjourns at 3:55 p.m.

 

Submitted By,                        Reviewed By,

 

 

 

Andrew Morris,                        Adrienne Sexton,

Committee Assistant                        Administrator

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – HB 4050 -1 amendments, submitted by Staff, 2 pp.

B – HB 4051 -1 amendments, submitted by Staff, 1 p.

C – HB 4051 -2 amendments, submitted by Staff, 1 p.

D – HB 4051 -3 amendments, submitted by Staff, 1 p.

E – HB 5090 -1 amendments, submitted by Staff, 22 pp.