SENATE COMMITTEE ON BUDGET SOLUTIONS

 

 

September 16, 2002   Hearing Room 357

Time: 11:00 a.m.      Tape 7

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Lenn Hannon, Chair

Sen. Peter Courtney

                                                Sen. Steve Harper

Senate President Gene Derfler

                                                Sen. Joan Dukes

 

MEMBERS ABSENT:                    Sen. Ken Messerle, Vice-Chair

                                               

STAFF PRESENT:                  Paul Warner, Legislative Fiscal Office

Jennifer Simmons, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:            SB 1034 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 4075-A Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 4077 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 4079 Public Hearing and 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 7, A

001

Chair Hannon

Calls the meeting to order at 11:06 a.m.  Opens a work session on      SB 1034.

 

SB 1034 WORK SESSION

002

Adrienne Sexton

Legislative Fiscal Office.  Provides an explanation of SB 1034 and the  -1 amendments (EXHIBIT A), which conform the measure to           HB 4072 in its current form. 

020

Chair Hannon

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 1034-1 amendments dated 9/16/02.

024

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

026

Chair Hannon

MOTION:  Moves SB 1034 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

027

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

SEN. HANNON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

Chair Hannon

Recesses the meeting subject to the call of the chair.

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028

Chair Hannon

Reconvenes the meeting at 2:36 p.m.  Opens a public hearing and work session on HB 4075 A.

 

HB 4075-A WORK SESSION

033

Adrienne Sexton

Legislative Fiscal Office.  Provides a brief explanation of the measure, which sets a special election date of January 14, 2003 for HB 4079, and creates the ballot title, financial impact statement, and explanatory statement.

048

Chair Hannon

MOTION:  Moves to AMEND HB 4075-A, by deleting "January 14, 2003," and inserting "January 28, 2003".

053

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

057

Sen. Harper

MOTION:  Moves HB 4075-A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

060

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

SEN. HARPER will lead discussion on the floor.

061

Chair Hannon

Closes the work session on HB 4075-A and opens a work session on     HB 4077.

 

HB 4077 WORK SESSION

062

Paul Warner

Legislative Revenue Officer.  Offers an explanation of HB 4077, which eliminates the Oregon inheritance tax.  Notes that the language of the measure is identical to an amendment previously inserted into            HB 4072.

088

Chair Hannon

MOTION:  Moves HB 4077 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

090

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

SEN. HANNON will lead discussion on the floor.

091

Chair Hannon

Closes the work session on HB 4077 and opens a work session on             HB 4079-A.

PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION – HB 4079 A

092

Paul Warner

Legislative Revenue Officer.  Presents an explanation of the measure, which temporarily increases personal and corporate income tax rates.  Notes that the measure is identical to HB 4072, approved previously by the committee, save for the date of the special election.

118

Chair Hannon

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT HB 4079-A2 amendments dated 9/16/02.

121

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

128

Sen. Courtney

MOTION:  Moves HB 4079-A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

136

 

VOTE:  5-0

Excused:    Messerle

 

Chair Hannon

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

SEN. HANNON AND SEN. COURTNEY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

150

Chair Hannon

Recesses the meeting subject to the call of the chair.

 

(Meeting is adjourned by implied consent.)

 

Submitted By,                        Reviewed By,

 

 

 

Patrick Brennan,                        Marjorie Taylor,

Committee Assistant                        Committee Administrator

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A –SB 1034, -1 amendments, staff, 5 pp.