PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

HB 2029, HB 2030

 

TAPE 50, A

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

FEBRUARY 19, 2003†† 8:30 AM†† STATE CAPITOL BUILDING

 

Members Present:††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Lane Shetterly, Chair

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Wayne Scott, Vice Chair

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Joanne Verger, Vice Chair

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Phil Barnhart

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Vicki Berger

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Pat Farr

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Mark Hass

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Elaine Hopson

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Representative Max Williams

 

Witness Present:††††††††††† ††††††††††† Diane Belt, Oregon Association of County Tax Collectors

 

Staff Present:††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Mazen Malik, Legislative Revenue Office

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Kathy Tooley, Committee Assistant

 

 

TAPE 50, SIDE A

004

Chair Shetterly

Calls meeting to order at 8:33 a.m.

 

PUBLIC HEARING ON HB 2029

 

010

Mazen

Gave background and description of the bill.This is a bill with no revenue or fiscal impact.

 

027

Diane Belt

Testified in favor of bill and discussed background of the statute to provide for electronic storage of data and updates language for new technology.

 

052

Chair Shetterly

Closed public hearing on HB 2029.

 

OPENED WORK SESSON ON HB 2029

 

054

Rep. Williams

MOTION:MOVED HB 2029 TO THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

 

056

 

ROLL CALL:MOTION PASSED 9-0-0

REPRESENTATIVES VOTING AYE:Barnhart, Berger, Farr, Hass, Hopson, Scott, Verger, Williams, Chair Shetterly.

 

Rep. Berger will carry the bill.

 

 

OPEN PUBLIC HEARING ON HB 2030

 

064

Mazen Malik

Gave background and description of the bill.

 

079

Belt

Testified in favor of bill. Discussed background, costs, demonstrated of mail certification process which is required for recording a single warrant for the collection of delinquent personal property taxes.Described U.S. Post Office process which provides for a spreadsheet and digital copy upon request.Washington County calculated savings of $1 per letter in processing.

 

 

 

Questions and discussion regarding technology, quantity and mailings per year.

 

150

Chair Shetterly

Closed public hearing on HB 2030.

 

 

OPENED WORK SESSON ON HB 2030

 

151

Rep. Scott

MOTION:MOVED HB 2030 TO THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

 

161

Rep. Hass

Asked Chair if this would be suitable for the consent calendar?

 

162

 

Chair Shetterly

Chairís preference is to have bills read.

164

 

Rep. Farr

The carrier of this bill has a great opportunity to show government search for efficiencies.

 

170

 

ROLL CALL:MOTION PASSED 9-0-0

REPRESENTATIVES VOTING AYE:Barnhart, Berger, Farr, Hass, Hopson, Scott, Verger, Williams, Chair Shetterly.

 

Rep. Scott will carry the bill.

 

175

Chair Shetterly

Meeting adjourned at 9:45 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

Tape Log Submitted by,

 

 

 

Kathy Tooley, Committee Assistant Reviewed by Kim Taylor James

 

Exhibit Summary:

1.       Malik, Staff Measure Summary HB 2029, 1 page

2.       Belt, Testimony HB 2029, 1 page

3.       Malik, Staff Measure Summary HB 2030, 1 page

4.       Belt, Testimony HB 2030, 1 page