SENATE COMMITTEE ON

TRANSPORTATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

 

February 26, 2003                                                                                                   Hearing Room C

8:00 AM                                                                                                                                Tape 37   

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Rick Metsger, Chair

Sen. Bruce Starr, Vice-Chair

Sen. David Nelson

 

MEMBERS EXCUSED:        Sen. Ryan Deckert

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Amy Joyce, Committee Administrator

Annastasia Suess, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD: SB 358 –Work Session

                                                SB 468 – 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 37, A

002

Chair Metsger

Calls the committee to order at 8:00 a.m. and opens a work session on SB 358.

SB 358 – WORK SESSION

010

Stephanie Smythe

Assistant Attorney General, Oregon Department of Justice (DOJ). Provides testimony in opposition of SB 358 (EXHIBIT A).

065

Chair Metsger

Asks what the Attorney General procedures are for exemptions.

070

Smythe

Responds.

080

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB  358-3 amendments dated 02/24/03.

085

Vice Chair B. Starr

Asks if the proponents of the bill are aware of the amendments.

087

Doris Penwell

Oregon Economic and Community Development Department (OECDD). Comments on the Dash 3 amendments to 358.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 – Deckert

095

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

100

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves SB  358 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Joint Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

112

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

125

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on SB 358 and opens a public hearing on SB 468.

SB 468 – PUBLIC HEARING

140

Vice Chair B. Starr

Introduces and summarizes SB 468.

175

Diane Belt

Oregon Association of County Tax Collectors. Provides testimony in support of SB 468.

190

Don Miner

Oregon Manufactured Housing Association. Provides testimony in support of SB 468.

270

Kelly Taylor

Oregon Department of Transportation. Provides testimony if support of SB 468.

325

Mark Long

Oregon Building Codes Division. States the goal is to polish SB 468 by next week.

350

Chair Metsger

Closes the public hearing on SB 468 and adjourns the committee at 8:30 a.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – SB 358, written testimony, Stephanie Smythe, 2 pp