HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS & LABOR

TAPE LOG

 

February 26, 2007 Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes 35 - 36

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Mike Schaufler, Chair

Rep. Sal Esquivel, Vice-Chair

Rep. Paul Holvey, Vice-Chair

Rep. Chris Edwards

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

Rep. Patti Smith

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Rep. Vicki Berger

 

STAFF PRESENT: Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Kristen Miller, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

Introduction of Committee Bills Work Session

HB 2473 Public Hearing

HB 2474 Public Hearing

HB 2475 Public Hearing

HB 2476 Public Hearing

HB 2254 Public Hearing

HB 2254 Work Session

HB 2255 Public Hearing

HB 2259 Public Hearing

HB 2259 Work Session

HB 2260 Public Hearing

HB 2260 -- Work Session

This tape log is in compliance with Senate and House Rules. For complete contents, please refer to the cassette tapes.

 

TAPE #

AND SIDE

COUNTER

NUMBER

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

35A

003

Chair Schaufler calls the meeting to order at 3:03 p.m.

INTRODUCTION OF COMMITTEE BILLS WORK SESSION

 

005

Chair Schaufler

 

011

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves the following list of LC drafts: BE INTRODUCED as committee bills:

LC 1910 (EXHIBIT A)

LC 1913 (EXHIBIT B)

LC 2135 (EXHIBIT C)

LC 2268 (EXHIBIT D)

LC 2336 (EXHIBIT E)

LC 2437 (EXHIBIT F)

LC 2494 (EXHIBIT G)

LC 2596 (EXHIBIT H)

LC 2652 (EXHIBIT I)

LC 2729 (EXHIBIT J)

LC 2729-1 (EXHIBIT K)

LC 2729-2 (EXHIBIT L)

LC 2731 (EXHIBIT M)

LC 2880 (EXHIBIT N)

LC 2894 (EXHIBIT O)

LC 2945 (EXHIBIT P)

LC 2945-1 (EXHIBIT Q)

LC 3077 (EXHIBIT R)

LC 3137 (EXHIBIT S)

LC 3368 (EXHIBIT T)

LC 3521 (EXHIBIT U)

LC 3596 (EXHIBIT V)

LC 3362 (EXHIBIT W)

 

013

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Esquivel

 

015

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

023

Chair Schaufler

HB 2473/HB 2474 PUBLIC HEARING

 

032

Chair Schaufler

 

039

Angela Dilkes, Representative, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)

 

046

Nathan Philips, Governor, Oregon Pacific Cascade Chapter, NECA

 

060

Philips

 

069

Chair Schaufler

 

075

Dilkes

 

077

Chair Schaufler

 

079

Dilkes

 

080

Philips

 

082

Chair Schaufler

 

090

Mike Sullivan, Lobbyist, Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers (AWPPW)

 

101

Rep. Holvey

 

102

Sullivan

35A

104

Chair Schaufler

HB 2475 PUBLIC HEARING

 

112

Chair Schaufler

 

118

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

124

Angela Dilkes, Representative, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)

 

130

Nathan Philips, Governor, Oregon Pacific Cascade Chapter, NECA

 

148

Chair Schaufler

HB 2476 PUBLIC HEARING

 

150

Chair Schaufler

 

154

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

158

Paul Phillips, Representative, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)

 

164

Doug Aljets, Vice President, Keizer Electric

 

180

Aljets

 

200

Aljets

 

201

Phillips

 

220

Phillips

 

226

Chair Schaufler

 

231

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

241

Aljets

 

245

Phillips

 

260

Rep. Holvey

 

266

Phillips

 

273

Aljets

 

279

Chair Schaufler

 

285

Greg Miller, Government Relations Specialist, Associated General Contractors (AGC)

 

299

Amy Joyce, Legislative Coordinator, Highway Division, Oregon Department of Transportation (EXHIBIT X)

 

320

Jon Oshel, County Road Program Manager, Association of Oregon Counties (AOC)

 

340

Oshel

 

360

Chair Schaufler

 

377

Rep. Esquivel

 

391

Oshel

 

405

Joyce

 

416

Chair Schaufler

 

419

Alex Cuyler, Intergovernmental Relations Analyst, City of Eugene (EXHIBIT Y)

35A

456

Amanda Rich, Representative, Special Districts Association (SDA)

 

470

Rich

36A

016

Chair Schaufler

HB 2254 PUBLIC HEARING

 

019

Chair Schaufler

 

021

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

026

Chair Schaufler

HB 2254 WORK SESSION

 

 

Chair Schaufler

 

032

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves HB 2254 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

034

VOTE: 6-0-1

AYE: In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

EXCUSED: 1 Rep. Berger

 

035

Chair Schaufler, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

036

MOTION: Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2254 be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

037

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 Rep. Berger

 

038

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

039

Chair Schaufler

HB 2255 PUBLIC HEARING

 

040

Chair Schaufler

 

044

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

047

Chair Schaufler

 

050

Don Schellenberg, Associate Director of Government Affairs, Oregon Farm Bureau (EXHIBIT Z)

 

070

Schellenberg

 

090

Schellenberg

 

100

Dan Gardner, Labor Commissioner, Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI)

 

113

Marcia Ohlemiller, Legal Policy Advisor, BOLI

 

130

Miller

 

135

Chair Schaufler

 

136

Rep. Esquivel

 

137

Gardner

 

144

Amy Claire, Administrator, Civil Rights Division, BOLI

 

152

Claire

 

155

Gardner

 

156

Chair Schaufler

HB 2259 PUBLIC HEARING

36A

161

Chair Schaufler

 

163

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

168

Chair Schaufler

HB 2259 WORK SESSION

 

169

Chair Schaufler

 

171

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves HB 2259 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

176

VOTE: 6-0-1

AYE: In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Berger

 

183

Chair Schaufler, hearing no objections, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

185

Chair Schaufler

HB 2260 PUBLIC HEARING

 

186

Chair Schaufler

 

188

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

193

Chair Schaufler

HB 2260 WORK SESSION

 

200

Chair Schaufler

 

205

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves HB 2260 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

208

VOTE: 6-0-1

AYE: In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Berger

 

212

Chair Schaufler, hearing no objections, declares the motion CARRIES.

REP. ROSENBAUM will lead discussion on the floor.

 

215

Chair Schaufler

 

218

Chair Schaufler adjourns the meeting at 3:54 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 1910, staff, 1 p
  2. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 1913, staff, 3 pp
  3. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2135, staff, 5 pp
  4. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2268, staff, 27 pp
  5. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2336, staff, 15 pp
  6. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2437, staff, 12 pp
  7. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2494, staff, 32 pp
  8. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2596, staff, 3 pp
  9. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2652, staff, 1 p
  10. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2729, staff, 4 pp
  11. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2729-1, staff, 10 pp
  12. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2729-2, staff, 7 pp
  13. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2731, staff, 7 pp
  14. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2880, staff, 6 pp
  15. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2894, staff, 2 pp
  16. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2945, staff, 11 pp
  17. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2945-1, staff, 6 pp
  18. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3077, staff, 4 pp
  19. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3137, staff, 16 pp
  20. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3368, staff, 11 pp
  21. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3521, staff, 11 pp
  22. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3596, staff, 3 pp
  23. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3362, staff, 2 pp
  24. HB 2476, prepared information, Amy Joyce, 1 p
  25. HB 2476, prepared information, Alex Cuyler, 1 p
  26. HB 2255, written testimony, Don Schellenberg, 2 pp