SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES

 

 

June 27, 2003                                                                                                   Hearing Room HR B

12:30 P.M.                                                                                                                            Tape  75

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Kate Brown, Co-chair, Presiding

Sen. Bev Clarno, Co-chair

Sen. Ginny Burdick, Vice-chair

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Tony Corcoran

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:          Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-chair

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

Patricia Nielsen, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:           SB 903 – Reconsideration 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 75, A

005

Co-chair Brown

Calls the meeting to order at 12:38 p.m.  Opens work session on
SB 903.

SB 903 – WORK SESSION

010

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of reconsidering the vote by which SB 903 was moved to the Senate Floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0

EXCUSED:  2 - Atkinson, Burdick

 

Co-chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

015

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves to RECONSIDER the vote by which SB 903 was moved to the Senate Floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0

EXCUSED:  2 - Atkinson, Burdick

 

Co-chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

020

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of further amending the SB 903-4 amendments dated
6-27-03 (EXHIBIT A).

 

 

VOTE:  5-0

EXCUSED:  1 – Atkinson

 

Co-chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.


 

025

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves to AMEND the SB 903-4 amendments dated 6/27/03 on page 1, line 6, by deleting the words "February 28" and inserting the words "February 14" and on page 1, line 8, by deleting the words "February 28" and inserting the words "February 14".

 

 

VOTE:  5-0

EXCUSED:  1 – Atkinson

 

Co-chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

030

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 903-4 amendments dated 6/27/03 as further amended (EXHIBIT B).

 

 

VOTE:  5-0

EXCUSED:  1 – Atkinson

 

Co-chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

035

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves SB 903 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0

EXCUSED:  1 – Atkinson

 

Co-chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. COURTNEY will lead discussion on the floor.

The following material is submitted for the record without public testimony for SB 903:

 

Tamara Brickman

Employment Department.  Submits chart (EXHIBIT C)

044

Co-chair Brown

Closes work session on SB 903.  Adjourns the meeting at 12:42 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – SB 903, -4 amendments (6-27-03), staff, 1 p

B – SB 903, -4 amendments as further amended, staff, 1 p

C – SB 903, chart Maximum Weeks of Unemployment Insurance Benefits Available, Tamara Brickman, 3 pp