HOUSE COMMITTEE ON LAND USE

 

 

May 16, 2005 Hearing Room 50

1:30 P.M.  Tapes 97 - 98

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Bill Garrard, Chair

Rep. Gordon Anderson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Vice-Chair

Rep. Robert Ackerman

Rep. Mary Nolan

Rep. Patti Smith

Rep. Mac Sumner

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sam Litke, Committee Administrator

Bradley Campbell, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 96 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 346 A - 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 97, A

004

Chair Garrard

Calls the meeting to order at 1:36 p.m. and opens a public hearing on SB 96.

SB 96 – PUBLIC HEARING

006

Sam Litke

Committee Administrator.  Explains SB 96.

019

Bob Rindy

Department of Land Conservation and Development.  Submits and reviews written testimony in support of SB 96 (EXHIBIT C).

055

Chair Garrard

Questions if SB 96 will reduce costs by 90%.

058

Rindy

Responds it will reduce it even more.

067

Chair Garrard

Comments on the per hour rate.

072

Harlan Levy

Senior Staff Attorney, Oregon Association of Realtors.  Testifies in support of SB 96.

078

Chair Garrard

Closes the public hearing on SB 96 and open a work session on SB 96.

SB 96 – WORK SESSION

083

Rep. Ackerman

MOTION:  Moves SB 96 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Greenlick, Anderson

092

Chair Garrard

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

104

Chair Garrard

Closes the work session on SB 96 and opens a public hearing on SB 346A.

SB 346A – PUBLIC HEARING

110

Sam Litke

Committee Administrator.  Explains SB 346A and -3 amendments (EXHIBIT A).

135

Russ Stoph

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW).  Submits and reviews written testimony in support of SB346A (EXHIBIT C).

168

Chair Garrard

Asks about the -3 amendments (EXHIBIT A).

169

Stoph

Responds to the -3 amendments change.

174

Art Schlack

Association of Oregon Counties (AOC).  Testifies in opposition to SB 346A.  Discusses the nature and history of aquaculture.

243

Rep. Sumner

Asks what lands are available for outright permissible use.

247

Schlack

Responds that lands are under a conditional use.

264

Rep. Smith

Questions why it passed unanimously.

267

Schlack

Responds the AOC addressed land use concerns.

270

Chair Garrard

Questions the aquaculture permit process.

274

Schlack

Describes the permit process.

293

Mari Anne Gest

Wild Salmon Center. Testifies in support of the -3 amendments and SB 346.

306

Joe Rohleder

Oregon Aquaculture Association.  Submits and reviews written testimony in support of SB 346A (EXHIBIT D).

366

Anne K. Rystrom

Clear Creek Rainbow Ranch, Inc.  Submits and reviews written testimony in support of SB 346A (EXHIBIT E).

415

Rohleder

Asks to review the -3 amendments.

444

Chair Garrard

Questions if the purpose of SB 346A is to bypass conditional use permit process.

449

Rystrom

Responds aquaculture was not included in the definition of agriculture.

453

Chair Garrard

Questions the number of counties the bill impacts.

TAPE 98, A

013

Rohleder

Responds there are many counties impacted by SB 346A.

019

Rep. Ackerman

Questions possible overlapping of terms in SB 346A.

023

Rohleder

Responds the conditional use process is administered by the ODFW.

034

Rep. Sumner

Questions aquaculture uses other than for food or game.

035

Rohleder

Responds, ornamental fish and wetland restoration plants.

047

Chair Garrard

States they will give another week to look at the -3 amendments.

066

Chair Garrard

Closes the public hearing on SB 346A and adjourns the meeting at 2:17 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 346A, proposed -3 amendments, staff, 1p
  2. SB 96, prepared testimony of Lane Shetterly, Bob Rindy, 1p
  3. SB 346A, prepared testimony, Roy Elicker, 2pp
  4. SB 346A, prepared testimony, Joe Rohleder, 2pp
  5. SB 346A, prepard testimony, Anne K. Rystrom, 1p