HOUSE COMMITTEE ON REVENUE

 

 

July 10, 2005 Hearing Room A

4:30 P.M.         Tape 199

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Tom Butler, Chair

                                                Rep. Vicki Berger, Vice-Chair

                                                Rep. Mark Hass, Vice-Chair

                                                Rep. Brain Boquist

                                                Rep. Sal Esquivel

                                                Rep. Larry Galizio

                                                Rep. Betty Komp

                                                Rep. Andy Olson

                                                Rep. Chuck Riley

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                                                Kim Taylor James, Office Manager

                                                Kellie Whiting, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

                                                SB 283 – 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 199, A

002

Chair Butler

Calls the meeting to order at 4:30 p.m. and opens the work session on SB 283.  Refers to the -3 amendment (EXHIBIT A)

011

Deborah Buchanan

Department of Revenue.  States support of the -3 amendment. 

015

Chair Butler

Comments on the assessed liability. 

023

Buchanan

Concurs.  Explains the over tax holdings of employee wages and where the liability lies.  

031

Chair Butler

Asks for a motion. 

037

Rep. Berger

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT the -3 amendments dated 7/6/2005 to SB 283.

040

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Butler

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

040

Vice Chair Hass

Serves notice of a possible Minority Report. 

045

Mary Ayala

Legislative Revenue Office, Economist.  Provides clarification.

050                 Kim James                  Provides clarification regarding the -3 amendment.

 

The following is submitted for the record without public testimony:

                        Staff                            Submits revenue impact statement (EXHIBIT B) and the staff measure Summary                                                                                                         summary (EXHIBIT C).

053

Rep. Berger

MOTION:  Moves SB 283 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

060

 

VOTE:  8-1-0

AYE:     8 - Berger, Boquist, Esquivel, Galizio, Hass, Olson, Riley, Butler

NAY:     1 - Komp

 

Chair Butler

The motion CARRIES.

REP. BERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

071

Vice Chair Hass        

Requests to change his vote to nay.

072

Chair Butler

Asks that the committee stand at ease.

073

Chair Butler

Explains the motion carried and the vote was not sufficient to allow for a minority report.  Closes the work session on SB 283 and adjourns the meeting at 4:55 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY:

  1. SB 283, -3 amendment, staff, 5 pp
  2. SB 283, revenue statement, staff, 1 p
  3. SB 283, staff measure summary, staff, 2 pp