SENATE COMMITTEE ON

TRANSPORTATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

 

April 22, 2003                                                                                                         Hearing Room C

8:00 AM                                                                                                                              Tapes 98

 

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 661 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 596 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 663 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 2542 A - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 2573 A – Public Hearing 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 98, A

002

Chair Metsger

Calls the committee to order at 8:05 a.m. and opens a public hearing on SB 661.

SB 661- PUBLIC HEARING

005

Ken McDermott

Legislative Assistant. Summarizes the purpose of the dash three amendments to SB 661 (EXHIBIT A).

015

Curt Curtis

Sergeant, Oregon State Police. Testifies in support of the dash three amendments to SB 661.

025

Chair Metsger

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

SB 661 – WORK SESSION

027

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 661-3 amendments dated 04/16/03.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

029

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

031

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves SB 661 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

033

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. B STARR will lead discussion on the floor.

035

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on SB 661 and opens a public hearing on SB 596.

SB 596- PUBLIC HEARING

037

Chair Metsger

Introduces the dash three amendments (EXHIBIT B).

040

Sheriff John Raichl

Clatsop County. President Oregon Sheriff’s Association. Provides testimony in support of the dash two and dash three amendments to SB 596.

048

Doug Tindall

Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT). Provides testimony as neutral to SB 596.

055

Chair Metsger

Closes the public hearing on SB 596 and opens a work session on SB 596.

SB 596 – WORK SESSION

057

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 596-1 amendments dated 04/21/03.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

059

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

061

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves SB 596 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

062

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. DUKES will lead discussion on the floor.

068

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on SB 596 and opens a public hearing on SB 663.

SB 663- PUBLIC HEARING

070

Ken McDermott

Provides a summary of the dash three amendments to SB 663 (EXHIBIT C).

080

Chair Metsger

Closes the public hearing on SB 663 and opens a work session on SB 663.

SB 663 – WORK SESSION

082

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 663-3 amendments dated 04/21/03.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

084

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

085

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves SB 663 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

087

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. B. STARR will lead discussion on the floor.

093

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on SB 663 and opens a public hearing on HB 2542 A.

HB 2542A- PUBLIC HEARING

098

Monty King

Oregon Independent Auto Dealers Association. Provides testimony in support of HB 2542 A (EXHIBIT D).

130

Chair Metsger

Asks for clarification on the process proposed with HB 2542 A.

135

King

Responds and elaborates on the current Department of Motor Vehicle processes.

155

Chair Metsger

Closes the public hearing on HB 2542 A and opens a work session on HB 2542 A.

HB 2542A – WORK SESSION

157

Vice Chair B. Starr

MOTION:  Moves HB 2542A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

160

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BRUCE STARR will lead discussion on the floor.

165

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on HB 2542 A and opens a public hearing on HB 2573.

HB 2573 - PUBLIC HEARING

168

Rep. Johnson

District 31. Provides a summary of the intent of HB 2573.

180

Kelly Taylor

ODOT.  Provides testimony in support of HB 2573.

198

Chair Metsger

Closes the public hearing on HB 2573 and opens a work session on HB 2573.

HB 2573 – WORK SESSION

200

Sen. Nelson

MOTION:  Moves HB 2573 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0

EXCUSED:  1 - Deckert

205

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BRUCE STARR will lead discussion on the floor.

206

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on HB 2573 and adjourns the committee at 8:21 a.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – SB 661, dash three amendments, Ken McDermott, 1 p

B – SB 596, dash one amendments, Staff, 1 p

C – SB 663, dash three amendments, Ken McDermott, 1 p

D – HB 2542 A, written testimony, Monty King, 4 pp