CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON SB 516C

 

 

July 15, 2003 Hearing Room D

9:30 AM Tape 1

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Jason Atkinson, Chair

Sen. Rick Metsger

Rep. Robert Ackerman

Rep. Bill Garrard

Rep. Dennis Richardson

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

                                                Linda K. Gatto, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE HEARD:                     SB 516C 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

003

Chair Atkinson

Calls the conference committee to order at 9:34 a.m. and opens the work session on SB 516C.

011

Chair Atkinson

Opens public hearing and calls invited testimony.

SB 516C PUBLIC HEARING

016

Randy Tucker

100 Friends of Oregon. Supports SB 516-C13 amendments,    (EXHIBIT A). States there were technical changes to the definition of rezone under the Metro section and sections of the bill were reordered for the purpose of to reading logically.

035

Tucker

States that the language concerning notices is where 1000 Friends and Oregonians in Action did not agree. Refers to (EXHIBIT A), page 2, line 7 as an example of the change in language and explains the purpose of the change.

060

Tucker

Refers to (EXHBIT A) page 3, lines 7-12 is where the definition of rezone has been added.

068

Harlan Levy

Staff Attorney, Oregon Association of Realtors. Expresses that all interest groups should be in support. Explains that Dave Hunnicutt of Oregonians in Action who has not reviewed this agreement yet but speaking on his behalf an agreement has been reached.

080

Levy

Explains that on page 2, line 24 of (EXHIBIT A) there was request to strike modify the phrase “to the owner”. Requests that “mailed to the owner” be deleted and insert the word “provided”. Explains the reason for the change and states the original intention of SB 516.

100

Levy

Continues that Mr. Hunnicutt also requested an additional change to the language regarding Metro, to add “directly or indirectly” to page 3, line 29 and on page 4, line 10.

121

Chair Atkinson

Is there any question of anyone not being on board.

124

Tucker

Responds that he has not personally spoke to all local government stakeholders but he has no reason to believe there is not agreement.

127

Levy

Responds that it is his hope that there is agreement and assures the committee that they have gone the extra mile to get that agreement.

146

Art Schlack

Association of Oregon Counties. States support for (EXHIBIT A) with the indicated change on page 2, line 24, striking “mail to the owner” and insert “provided”.

154

Chair Atkinson

Closes the public hearing on SB 516C and opens the work session on SB 516C.

SB 516C WORK SESSION

158

Sen. Metsger

MOTION:  Moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of conceptually amending SB 516-C13 amendments dated 7/16/03.

163

 

VOTE:  5-0

 

Chair Atkinson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

164

Sen. Metsger

MOTION:  Moves to FURTHER AMENDED SB 516C-13 amendments dated 07/13/03 on page 2, line 24, by deleting "mailed to the owner" and inserting “provided”.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0

169

Chair Atkinson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

172

Sen. Metsger

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 516C-13 amendments dated 07/16/03 as CONCEPTUALLY AMENDED.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0

 

Chair Atkinson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

181

Sen. Metsger

MOTION:  Moves SB 516C to the floor with the recommendation that the Senate CONCUR in House amendments dated 5/9/03 and 5/27/03 and be FURTHER AMENDED and the measure be REPASSED.

190

 

VOTE:  5-0

 

Chair Atkinson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. METSGER AND REP. GARRARD will lead discussion on the floor.

210

Chair Atkinson

Adjourns the meeting at 10:20 a.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A. SB 516-C13 amendments dated 7/16/03, staff, 4 pp.