SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES

 

 

July 21, 2005                                                                                                           Hearing Room B

1:00 P.M.                                                                                                                            Tape  172

Corrected 11/16/05

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Kate Brown, Chair

Sen. Ted Ferrioli, Vice-Chair

Sen. Charlie Ringo

Sen. Frank Shields

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:          Sen. Jason Atkinson

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Tiffany Harris, Committee Administrator

Dawn Tuso, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:          

SM 3 – Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 1098 - Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 1096 – 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 172, A

003

Chair Brown

Calls meeting to order at 1:07 p.m. and opens a public hearing on SM 3.

SM 3 – PUBLIC HEARING

007

Tiffany Harris

Committee Administrator. Gives overview of SM 3. Submits the SM 3 -1 amendments (EXHIBIT A).

011

Sen. Margaret Carter

Senate District 22. Testifies in support of SM 3. Submits written testimony and newspaper article (EXHIBIT B).

070

Chair Brown

Closes public hearing and opens work session on SM 3.

SM 3 – WORK SESSION

072

Sen. Ferrioli

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SM 3-1 amendments dated 7/18/05.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Atkinson

 

Chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

076

Sen. Ferrioli

MOTION:  Moves SM 3 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Atkinson

 

Chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. CARTER will lead discussion on the floor.

081

Chair Brown

Closes work session and opens public hearing on SB 1098.

SB 1098 – PUBLIC HEARING

082

Sen. Ferrioli

Requests consideration of the work session on SB 1096 first.

086

Chair Brown

Closes public hearing and opens work session on SB 1096.

SB 1096 – WORK SESSION

 

Tiffany Harris

Committee Administrator. Submits the SB 1096 -1 amendments (EXHIBIT C) and  -2 amendments (EXHIBIT D).

105

Chair Brown

Discusses SB 1096. Mentions amendments.

112

Stephanie Soden

Multnomah County. Explains the SB 1096 -2 amendments.

121

Sen. Shields

Points out that center line miles on a two lane road is much cheaper than center line miles on a five lane road. Asks for response.

125

Soden

Explains.

132

Sen. Shields

Clarifies that he is asking for her reaction to the fact that it would be a  lot more expensive to maintain a five lane road than it would be to maintain a two lane road when using center line miles.

139

Soden

Responds.

149

Sen. Ferrioli

Asks if there is usually an effort to bring the roads up to standard before a road transfer is made.

151

Soden

Believes that to be true.

153

Sen. Ferrioli

Relates personal experience.

160

Ron Papsdorf

City of Gresham. Discusses the -1 and -2 amendments to SB 1096.

190

Sen. Ferrioli

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT B 1096-2 amendments dated 7/21/05.

192

Chair Brown

Thanks Sen. Ferrioli for supporting Multnomah county.

195

Sen. Ferrioli

Responds.

 

 

VOTE:  1-3-1

AYE:            1 - Sen. Ferrioli

NAY:            3 - Sen. Brown, Sen. Ringo, Sen. Shields

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Atkinson

197

Chair Brown

The motion Fails.

206

Chair Brown

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 1096-1 amendments dated 7/19/05.

207

Sen. Ringo

Comments on the progress of  SB 1096.

215

Sen. Shields

Offers comments on SB 1096.

220

Sen. Ferrioli

Makes additional comments on SB 1096.

225

Chair Brown

Says this is just a starting point for the continued conversation regarding the issue.

 

 

VOTE:  3-1-1

AYE:            3 - Sen. Brown, Sen. Ringo, Sen. Shields

NAY:            1 - Sen. Ferrioli

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Atkinson

240

Chair Brown

The motion Carries.

243

Chair Brown

MOTION:  Moves SB 1096 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-1-1

AYE:            3 - Sen. Brown, Sen. Ringo, Sen. Shields

NAY:            1 - Sen. Ferrioli

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Atkinson

 

Chair Brown

The motion Carries.

SEN. MONNES ANDERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

253

Chair Brown

Closes work session and opens public hearing on SB 1098.

SB 1098 – PUBLIC HEARING

255

Chair Brown

Discusses SB 1098.

257

Tiffany Harris

Committee Administrator. Gives overview of SB 1098.

275

Chair Brown

Says there is no one signed up to testify on SB 1098. Asks if anyone would like to testify on the bill.

282

Gary Whitney

Policy and Program Coordinator, Oregon Economic and Community Development Department. Testifies in support of SB 1098. Submits written testimony (EXHIBIT E).

362

Sen. Ringo

Asks about the relating clause of the bill.

376

Whitney

Explains.

385

Chair Brown

Believes that the contents of the bill fit within the relating clause.

395

Chair Brown

Closes public hearing and opens work session on SB 1098.

SB 1098 – WORK SESSION

396

Sen. Shields

MOTION:  Moves SB 1098 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Sen. Atkinson, Sen. Ferrioli

403

Chair Brown

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. SHIELDS will lead discussion on the floor.

405

Chair Brown

Closes work session on SB 1098 and adjourns meeting at 1:38 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A.     SM 3, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p

B.     SM 3, written testimony, Sen. Margaret Carter, 5 pp

C.     SB 1096, -1 amendments, staff, 2 pp

D.    SB 1096, -2 amendments, staff, 2 pp

E.     SB 1098, written testimony, Gary Whitney, 2 p