HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS & LABOR

TAPE LOG

 

March 23, 2007   Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes 51 – 52

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Mike Schaufler, Chair

Rep. Sal Esquivel, Vice-Chair

Rep. Paul Holvey, Vice-Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Chris Edwards

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:             Rep. Patti Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Kristen Miller, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:                    

                                                HB 2397 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2538 – Work Session

                                                SB 197A – Public Hearing

                                                SB 197A – Work Session

                                                HB 2218 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2218 – Work Session

                                                HB 2244 –Work Session

                                                SB 196 – 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

51A

003

Chair Schaufler calls the meeting to order at 3:05 p.m.

HB 2397 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

004

Chair Schaufler

 

005

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

011

Representative Betty Komp, State Representative, House District #22

 

025

Rep. Komp

 

027

Al Shannon, Member, Oregon Public Employee Retirement Systems (EXHIBIT A)

 

050

Shannon

 

053

Chair Schaufler

 

059

Rep. Berger

51A

062

Chair Schaufler

 

064

Rep. Esquivel

 

065

Rep. Berger

 

068

Chair Schaufler

HB 2538 – WORK SESSION

 

071

Chair Schaufler

 

074

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

081

Representative Brian Boquist, State Representative, House District #23

 

100

Rep. Boquist

 

122

Chair Schaufler

 

142

Rep. Berger

 

146

Rep.  Boquist

 

151

Chair Schaufler

 

153

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves HB 2538 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

158

Rep. Berger

 

175

Rep. Berger

 

188

Chair Schaufler

 

190

Rep. Edwards

 

200

Rep. Edwards

 

215

Chair Schaufler

 

217

Rep. Esquivel

 

225

Rep. Esquivel

 

240

Rep. Esquivel

 

242

Chair Schaufler

 

243

Rep. Holvey

 

260

Rep. Holvey

 

270

Chair Schaufler

 

272

Rep. C. Edwards

 

279

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

283

Chair Schaufler

 

300

Chair Schaufler

 

302

VOTE:  4-2-1

AYE:               4 - Esquivel, Holvey, Rosenbaum, Schaufler

NAY:               2 - Berger, Edwards C.

EXCUSED:     1 - Smith P.

 

305

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. SCHAUFLER will lead discussion on the floor.

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

 

 

Peter Padilla, Padilla Farms Landscape Business (EXHIBIT B)

51A

325

Chair Schaufler

SB 197 A – PUBLIC HEARING

 

329

Chair Schaufler

 

335

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

340

Chair Schaufler

 

345

Tom Byerley, Assistant Director, Oregon Employment Department (OED) (EXHIBIT C)

 

360

Byerley

 

380

Byerley

 

385

Graham Slater, Assistant Director, Workforce and Economic Research Division, OED

 

400

Slater

 

417

Chair Schaufler

 

419

Rep. Holvey

 

432

Byerley

 

450

Rep. Holvey

 

458

Byerley

 

461

Slater

 

475

Slater

52A

020

Slater

 

024

Rep. Holvey

 

029

Byerley

 

034

Rep. Berger

 

047

Byerley

 

060

Byerley

 

067

Chair Schaufler

 

075

Byerley

 

076

Chair Schaufler

 

078

Rep. Esquivel

 

080

Chair Schaufler

HB 2218 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

083

Chair Schaufler

 

088

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

090

Chair Schaufler

HB 2218 – WORK SESSION

 

092

Chair Schaufler

 

093

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

094

Chair Schaufler

 

097

Rep. Holvey

52A

099

John Shilts, Administrator, Workers Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services

 

120

Rep. Holvey

 

121

Shilts

 

123

Chair Schaufler

 

126

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel  moves to ADOPT HB 2218-1 amendments dated 03/07/07. (EXHIBIT D)

 

128

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 – Rep. P. Smith

 

131

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

 

133

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2218 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

135

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 – Rep. P. Smith

 

136

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

137

Chair Schaufler

HB 2244 – WORK SESSION

 

138

Chair Schaufler

 

140

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

152

Chair Schaufler

 

155

Van Winkle

 

159

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves to ADOPT HB 2244-4 amendments dated 03/19/07. (EXHIBIT E)

 

161

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

162

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

 

165

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves HB 2244 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

167

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

168

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ROSENBAUM will lead discussion on the floor.

 

170

Chair Schaufler

SB 196 – WORK SESSION

 

172

Chair Schaufler

 

174

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

177

Chair Schaufler

 

188

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves SB 196 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

52A

190

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

192

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

193

Chair Schaufler

 

195

Rep. Holvey

 

196

Chair Schaufler adjourns the meeting at 3:55 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2397, written testimony, Al Shannon, 2 pp
  2. HB 2538, written testimony, Peter Padilla, 1 p
  3. SB 197A, written testimony, Tom Byerley, 2 pp
  4. HB 2218, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 2244, -4 amendments, staff, 36 pp