CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON SB 55

 

June 21, 2005 Hearing Room D

9:30 A.M.             Tape 1

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Rick Metsger, Chair

Sen. Ginny Burdick

Sen. Bruce Starr

Rep. Gordon Anderson

Rep. Bob Jenson

Rep. Mary Nolan

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

James Goulding, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 55B – 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 1, A

003

Chair Metsger

Calls the conference committee to order at 9:32 a.m.  Opens a work session on SB 55B.

SB 55B – WORK SESSION

005

Theresa Van Winkle

Committee Administrator.  Explains the provisions of the measure and the amendments.

015

Chair Metsger

Explains the reasoning for originally not concurring.  Feels after further review of the amendments they are comfortable passing the measure.  Asks Mr. Gallagher to offer his opinion on work that can be done over the interim.

039

Tom Gallagher

Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon.  Offers his thoughts on the roles of independent boards and commissions.   

067

Rep. Anderson

Observes it would be helpful to have a coordinator.

081

Sen. Burdick

MOTION:  Moves SB 55B to the floor with the recommendation that the Senate CONCUR in House amendments dated 05/20/05 and REPASS the Measure.

090

Rep. Anderson

States that he has a whole file full of testimony in favor of SB 55B and that he supports moving the measure forward.

093

 

VOTE:  6-0-0

 

Chair Metsger

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. METSGER will lead discussion on the floor.

096

Chair Metsger

Closes the work session on SB 55B.   Adjourns the committee at 9:40 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

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