HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS & LABOR

TAPE LOG

 

March 28, 2007   Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes  55 -  56

                                                                                                                                REVISED 4/6/07

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

                                                Rep. Patti Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Kristen Miller, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUED HEARD:
HB 3394 – Work Session

                                                HB 3395 – Work Session

                                                HB 3396 – Work Session

                                                SB 95 – Work Session

                                                HB 2901 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2443 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2490 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2490 – Work Session

                                                HB 2712/HB 2713 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2795 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2541 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2541 – Work Session

                                                HB 2756 – Public Hearing                                              

 

 

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

55A

003

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

 

005

Rep. Esquivel

 

012

Chair Schaufler

HB 3394 – WORK SESSION

 

013

Chair Schaufler

 

014

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

017

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 3394 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the Committee on Workforce and Economic Development.

55A

019

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

020

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

021

Chair Schaufler

HB 3395 – WORK SESSION

 

023

Chair Schaufler

 

025

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 3395 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the Committee on Workforce and Economic Development.

 

026

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

027

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

028

Chair Schaufler

HB 3396 – WORK SESSION

 

029

Chair Schaufler

 

031

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 3396 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the Committee on Workforce and Economic Development.

 

032

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

033

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

034

Chair Schaufler

SB 95 – WORK SESSION

 

035

Chair Schaufler

 

035

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves SB 95 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the Committee on Consumer Protection.

 

036

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 – Rep. P. Smith

 

037

Chair Schaufler hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

038

Chair Schaufler

HB 2901 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

039

Chair Schaufler

 

040

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

044

Chair Schaufler

 

045

Representative Tom Butler, State Representative, House District #60

 

060

Rep. Butler

55A

084

Chair Schaufler

 

091

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

 

108

Kenneth Sherman, Lawyer, OBA (EXHIBIT B )

 

125

Sherman

 

150

Sherman

 

160

Shari Anderson, Treasurer, Clackamas County (EXHIBITS C & D)

 

180

Anderson

 

200

Anderson

 

213

Lark Wysham, Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer, Citizens Bank Corvallis; Vice-Chair, Oregon Bankers’ Association

 

225

Wysham

 

250

Wysham

 

252

Chair Schaufler

 

254

Rep. Berger

 

256

Chair Schaufler

 

275

Bridgid O’Callaghan, Vice-President, Western Group Manager, U.S. Bank Portland (EXHIBIT E)

 

280

O’Callaghan

 

300

Chair Schaufler

 

305

O’Callaghan

 

316

Kristin Goodhue, Treasury and Investment Analyst, City of Salem

 

325

Goodhue

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

 

 

David Bragdon, President, Metro Council (EXHIBIT F)

 

349

Chair Schaufler

HB 2443 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

360

Chair Schaufler

 

364

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

373

Representative John Lim, State Representative, House District #50

 

377

Rep. Esquivel

 

378

Rep. Lim

 

400

Chair Schaufler

HB 2490 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

405

Chair Schaufler

 

408

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

415

Representative Sal Esquivel, State Representative, House District #6 (EXHIBIT G)

 

432

Alan Brickley, Counsel, First American Title Insurance Company

55A

450

Brickley

 

465

Chair Schaufler

HB 2490 – WORK SESSION

 

469

Chair Schaufler

56A

017

Chair Schaufler

 

019

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves to ADOPT HB 2490-1 amendments dated 03/14/07.

 

020

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

 

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

 

022

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2490 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

024

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

 

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

026

Chair Schaufler

HB 2712/HB 2713 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

028

Chair Schaufler

 

029

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

036

Chair Schaufler

 

043

Rep. Esquivel

 

045

Chair Schaufler

 

046

Van Winkle

 

050

Sarah Myers, Representative, Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon (PLSO)

 

065

Myers

 

069

Chuck Pearson, Chair, County Surveyors Legislative Committee, Oregon Association of County Engineers and Surveyors (OACES) (EXHIBIT H)

 

075

Pearson

 

100

Pearson

 

102

Dan Linscheid, Chair, PLSO (EXHIBITS I & J)

 

108

Rep. Esquivel

 

123

Pearson

 

130

Chair Schaufler

 

131

Rep. Berger

 

145

Chair Schaufler

 

152

Linda Ludwig, Deputy Legislative Director, League of Oregon Cities

 

158

Chair Schaufler

56A

165

Steven Kafoury, Lobbyist, Oregon Chapter of American Planning Association (EXHIBIT K)

 

180

Chris Crean, Member, Oregon Chapter of American Planning Association

 

200

Crean

 

207

Chair Schaufler

HB 2795 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

209

Chair Schaufler

 

216

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

223

Chair Schaufler

 

227

Representative Paul Holvey, State Representative, House District #8

 

250

Rep. Holvey

 

275

Rep. Holvey

 

290

Chair Schaufler

 

295

Rep. Holvey

 

296

Chair Schaufler

 

300

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

 

325

Gardner

 

350

Gardner

 

375

Chair Schaufler

 

376

Jessica Adamson, Public Affairs Director, Associated General Contractors (AGC)

 

400

Adamson

 

425

Adamson

 

441

Jeff Dean, Director of Governmental Affairs, Associated Building & Contractors (ABC)

 

467

Chair Schaufler

 

473

Rep. Berger

55B

020

Rep. Berger

 

022

Gardner

 

029

Rep. Berger

 

030

Gardner

 

031

Rep. Berger

 

034

Gardner

 

044

Rep. Berger

 

046

Chair Schaufler

HB 2541- PUBLIC HEARING

 

050

Chair Schaufler

 

054

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

55B

062

Harlan Levy, Government Affairs Director, Oregon Association of Realtors (OAR) (EXHIBIT M)

 

080

Levy

 

100

Levy

 

106

Chair Schaufler

HB 2541- WORK SESSION

 

110

Chair Schaufler

 

113

Rep. Esquivel

 

125

Rep. Esquivel

 

130

Chair Schaufler

 

133

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves to ADOPT HB 2541-1 amendments dated 03/20/07. (EXHIBIT N)

 

134

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

135

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

 

136

MOTION:  Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2541 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

138

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. P. Smith

 

140

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

142

Chair Schaufler

HB 2756- PUBLIC HEARING

 

144

Chair Schaufler

 

145

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator (EXHIBIT O)

 

152

Chair Schaufler

 

156

John Shilts, Administrator, Workers Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT P)

 

175

Shilts

 

200

Shilts

 

225

Shilts

 

250

Shilts

 

261

Sheri Sundstrom, Co-Chair, Oregon Management-Labor Advisory Committee (MLAC)

 

275

Sundstrom

 

292

Chair Schaufler

 

296

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

301

Shilts

 

320

Chair Schaufler

 

324

Shilts

55B

350

Shilts

 

352

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

357

Shilts

 

358

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

367

Shilts

 

372

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

383

Shilts

 

387

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

399

Shilts

 

425

Shilts

 

432

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

450

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

453

Chair Schaufler

 

456

Lisa Trussell, Vice President of Administration, Associated Oregon Industries (AOI)

 

468

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

478

Trussel

56B

020

Trussel

 

025

Chair Schaufler

 

026

Shilts

 

028

Chair Schaufler

 

032

Phil Donovan, Representative, Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians (EXHIBIT Q)

 

050

Dr. Jason Black, Naturopathic Physician, McMinnville (EXHIBIT R)

 

075

Dr. Black

 

100

Dr. Black

 

123

Chair Schaufler

 

131

Dr. Black

 

133

Chair Schaufler

 

150

Scott Beyer, Governmental Affairs Chair, Oregon Society of Physicians’ Assistants (OSPA) (EXHIBIT S)

 

175

Beyer

 

178

Michael Mason, Attorney, Oregon Doctors of Chiropractic (ODC)

 

199

Tom Barrows, Representative, Oregon Podiatric Medical Association (OPMA)

 

207

Chair Schaufler

 

208

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

223

Barrows

 

237

Chair Schaufler

 

240

Chair Schaufler adjourns the meeting at 5:02 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2901, proposed amendments, Tim Martinez, 3 pp
  2. HB 2901, written testimony, Kenneth Sherman Jr. 9 pp
  3. HB 2901, written testimony, Shari Anderson, 1 p
  4. HB 2901, written testimony of Sue Cutsogeorge, Shari Anderson, 1 p
  5. HB 2901, written testimony, Brigid O’Callaghan, 3 pp
  6. HB 2901, written letter, David Bragdon, 1 p
  7. HB 2490, -1 amendments, Rep. Sal Esquivel, 1 p
  8. HB 2712, prepared information, R. Chuck Pearson, 1 p
  9. HB 2712, written testimony, Dan Linscheid, 1 p
  10. HB 2713, written testimony, Dan Linscheid, 1 p
  11. HB 2713, survey map, Steven Kafoury, 2 pp
  12. HB 2795, written testimony, Dan Gardner, 4 pp
  13. HB 2541, written testimony, Harlan Levy, 8 pp
  14. HB 2541, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  15. HB 2756, -2 amendments, staff, 39 pp
  16. HB 2756, written testimony, John Shilts, 2 pp
  17. HB 2756, written testimony, Phil Donovan, 1 p
  18. HB 2756, written testimony, Dr. Jason Black, 3 pp
  19. HB 2756, written testimony, Scott Beyer, 1 p