SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY

 

May 23, 2003                                                                                                          Hearing Room B

10:10 a.m.                                                                                                                              Tape 71

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Bill Morrisette, Chair

Sen. Bill Fisher, Vice-Chair

Sen. Frank Shields

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

MEMBERS ABSENT:                       Sen. Charles Starr

Sen. John Minnis

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Marjorie Taylor, Administrator

Megan Jensen, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:           SB 540 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.

 

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Speaker

Comments

Tape 71, A

004

Chair Morrisette

Convenes meeting at 10:12 a.m. and opens a work session on SB 540.

SB 540 – WORK SESSIOIN

010

Sen. Fisher

MOTION:  Moves SB 540 to the Senate Special Committee on the Oregon Health Plan WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

015

Chair Morrisette

Provides an overview of SB 540.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0

AYE:            In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

EXCUSED:  2 – Minnis; Starr, C.

025

Chair Morrisette

The motion CARRIES.

Closes work session on SB 540 and adjourns meeting at 10:17 a.m.