HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS & LABOR

TAPE LOG

 

March 09, 2007   Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M.           Tape 42

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Mike Schaufler, Chair

Rep. Sal Esquivel, Vice-Chair

Rep. Paul Holvey, Vice-Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Chris Edwards

 

MEMBERS EXCUSED:             Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

Rep. Patti Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Kristen Miller, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:                    

                                                HB 2053 – Work Session

                                                HB 2314 – Work Session

                                                HB 2104 – Work Session

                                                HB 2619 – Work Session

                                                HB 2679 – Work Session

                                                HB 2635 – Work Session

                                                HB 2437 – Work Session

                                                HB 2438 – 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

42A

003

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

HB 2053 – WORK SESSION

 

004

Chair Schaufler

 

006

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

013

Chair Schaufler

 

018

Lee Beyer, Chair, Oregon Public Utility Commission

 

031

Rep. Esquivel

 

033

Beyer

 

034

Chair Schaufler

 

035

Rep. Holvey

 

037

Beyer

42A

039

Chair Schaufler

 

041

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves to ADOPT HB 2053-1 amendments dated 02/26/07. (EXHIBIT A)

 

042

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

043

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

045

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2053 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

050

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

054

Chair Schaufler, hearing no objections declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. SCHAUFLER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

056

Chair Schaufler

HB 2314 – WORK SESSION

 

058

Chair Schaufler

 

059

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

062

Chair Schaufler

 

064

Rep. Berger

 

065

Van Winkle

 

066

Chair Schaufler

 

067

Rep. Berger

 

068

Rep. Esquivel

 

069

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

071

Chair Schaufler

 

072

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves HB 2314 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

074

Chair Schaufler

 

075

Rep. Esquivel

 

076

Chair Schaufler

 

078

Matt Markee, Representative, Oregon Collectors Association (OCA)

 

080

Chair Schaufler

 

081

Markee

 

083

Van Winkle

 

084

Chair Schaufler

 

086

Rep. Berger

 

088

Rep. Holvey

 

090

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

091

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

REP. HOLVEY will lead discussion on the floor.

42A

092

Chair Schaufler

HB 2104 – WORK SESSION

 

094

Chair Schaufler

 

095

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

100

Chair Schaufler

 

103

Rep. Berger

 

104

Chair Schaufler

 

108

Tim Martinez, Representative, Oregon Bankers’ Association (OBA)

 

109

Rep. Berger

 

111

Chair Schaufler

 

112

Rep. Esquivel

 

113

Rep. Berger

 

116

Chair Schaufler

 

117

Van Winkle

 

118

Rep. Berger

 

119

Chair Schaufler

 

121

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves to ADOPT HB 2104-1 amendments dated 03/01/07. (EXHIBIT B)

 

124

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

126

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

 

128

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves HB 2104 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

130

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

131

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

 

132

Van Winkle

 

134

Chair Schaufler

HB 2619 – WORK SESSION

 

139

Chair Schaufler

 

142

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

146

Chair Schaufler

 

148

Rep. Berger

 

150

Chair Schaufler

 

151

Van Winkle

42A

152

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HB 2619 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

153

Rep. Holvey

 

154

Chair Schaufler

 

155

Rep. Esquivel

 

156

Chair Schaufler

 

160

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

162

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

REP. HOLVEY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

163

Rep. Berger

 

165

Chair Schaufler

HB 2679 – WORK SESSION

 

169

Chair Schaufler

 

171

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

175

Chair Schaufler

 

179

Rep. Berger

 

181

Chair Schaufler

 

184

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HB 2679 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

188

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

191

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

REP. SCHAUFLER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

193

Chair Schaufler

HB 2635 – WORK SESSION

 

195

Chair Schaufler

 

198

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

204

Chair Schaufler

 

205

Van Winkle

 

207

Chair Schaufler

 

208

Rep. Berger

 

218

Chair Schaufler

 

220

Rep. Berger

 

235

Chair Schaufler

42A

245

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves HB 2635 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

248

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

250

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

REP. C. EDWARDS will lead discussion on the floor.

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Remona Simpson, Member, Governor’s Commission on Senior Services (EXHIBIT C)

 

262

Chair Schaufler

HB 2437 – WORK SESSION

 

264

Chair Schaufler

 

268

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

276

Chair Schaufler

 

277

Van Winkle

 

280

Chair Schaufler

 

285

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves to ADOPT HB 2437-1 amendments dated 02/27/07. (EXHIBIT D)

 

289

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

291

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

295

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HB 2437 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

299

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

302

Chair Schaufler hearing no objections, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

305

Chair Schaufler

HB 2438 – WORK SESSION

 

308

Chair Schaufler

 

311

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

316

Chair Schaufler

 

320

Rep. Esquivel

 

322

Monte King, President, Oregon Vehicle Dealers’ Association

 

350

King

 

355

Rep. Berger

 

359

King

 

366

Rep. Berger

42A

371

King

 

372

Rep. Berger

 

375

Rep. Esquivel

 

379

Chair Schaufler

 

381

King

 

404

Chair Schaufler

 

408

Rep. Esquivel

 

411

Chair Schaufler

 

415

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves to ADOPT HB 2438-3 amendments dated 02/28/07. (EXHIBIT E)

 

418

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

419

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

 

421

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2438 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

425

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Rep. Rosenbaum, Rep. P. Smith

 

429

Chair Schaufler hearing no objections declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

431

Chair Schaufler

 

434

Rep. Berger

 

438

Chair Schaufler

 

440

Chair Schaufler adjourns the meeting at 3:43 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2053, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. HB 2104, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  3. HB 2635, written testimony, Remona Simpson, 1 p
  4. HB 2437, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 2438, -3 amendments, staff, 3 pp