HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

 

 

May 14, 2003 Hearing Room 357

1:00 p.m. Tape  190

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Max Williams, Chair

Rep. Gordon Anderson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Robert Ackerman, Vice-Chair

Rep. Jeff Barker

Rep. Bob Jenson

Rep. Jerry Krummel

Rep. Greg Macpherson

Rep. Floyd Prozanski

Rep. Lane Shetterly

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Bill Taylor, Counsel

Ann Martin, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:            SB 110 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 213 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 267 Public Hearing

 

 

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 190, A

004

Chair Williams

Calls the meeting to order at 1:17 p.m. Opens a public hearing on SB 110.

SB 110 PUBLIC HEARING

010

Philip Schradle

Special Counsel, Attorney General. Submits testimony and testifies in support of SB 110 which allows single judge of Court of Appeals, in review of order of State Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision, to deny or, under certain circumstances, grant board’s motion for summary affirmation (EXHIBIT A).

034

Chair Williams

Closes the public hearing on SB 110 and opens a work session.

SB 110 WORK SESSION

038

Rep. Shetterly

MOTION:  Moves SB 110 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Jenson

040

Chair Williams

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ACKERMAN will lead discussion on the floor.

049

Chair Williams

Closes the work session on SB 110 and opens a public hearing on SB 213.

SB 213 PUBLIC HEARING

050

Bill Taylor

Committee Counsel. Introduces SB 213 which allows employees of Oregon Youth Authority to use employment address for driver and vehicle records of Department of Transportation.

055

Chair Williams

Discusses the -1 amendments (EXHIBIT B).

097

Rep. Prozanski

Reads that under ORS 131.005 subsection 8, District Attorney is defined and includes city attorney, etc.

103

Chair Williams

Closes the public hearing on SB 213 and opens a work session.

SB 213 WORK SESSION

106

Rep. Barker

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 213-1 amendments dated 05/02/03.

 

 

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Jenson

107

Chair Williams

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

110

Rep. Barker

MOTION:  Moves SB 213 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Jenson

113

Chair Williams

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BARKER will lead discussion on the floor.

119

Chair Williams

Closes the work session on SB 213 and opens a public hearing on SB 267.

SB 267  PUBLIC HEARING

136

Mary Botkin

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees. Submits testimony and testifies on SB 267 which creates position on Board on Public Safety Standards and Training for representative of largest collective bargaining unit of Department of Corrections (EXHIBIT C). Discusses her concerns of the make-up of the board and the size.

218

Brian DeLashmutt

Oregon Council of Police Associations, Association of Oregon Corrections Employees and Federation of Oregon Parole and Probation Officers. Testifies on SB 267. Discusses his concerns.

252

Vice Chair Anderson

Asks Ms. Botkin if there are female employees at all of the corrections institutions.

256

Botkin

Answers that it was their union that started hiring women about 35 years ago in the correctional institutions.

266

Vice Chair Anderson

Asks if she is looking for a female employee from the women’s correctional facility or the best female employee to serve on this board.

270

Botkin

Says that that issue was brought to her attention and explains.

288

Rep. Barker

Asks if Daryl Turner is the only African American on the board.

290

Botkin

Answers that she thinks he is the only African American on the board.

324

Chair Williams

Closes the public hearing on SB 267. Adjourns the meeting at 1:40 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – SB 110, written testimony submitted by Philip Schradle, 2 pgs.

B – HB 213, -1 amendments, submitted by staff, dated 5/2/03, 1 pg.

C – SB 267, Corrections Policy Committee and BPSST Board, submitted by Mary Botkin, 4 pgs.