HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS & LABOR

TAPE LOG

 

April 13, 2007 Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes 68 -  69

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Mike Schaufler, Chair

Rep. Paul Holvey, Vice-Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Chris Edwards

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

 

MEMBERS EXCUSED:             Rep. Sal Esquivel, Vice-Chair

                                                Rep. Patti Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Kristen Miller, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:                    

                                                HB 2795 – Work Session

                                                HB 2674 -- Public Hearing

                                                HB 2673 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2674 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 204 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 204 – Work Session

                                                HB 2673 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 202 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 203 – 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

68A

002

Chair Schaufler calls the meeting to order at 3:02 p.m.

HB 2795 – WORK SESSION

 

003

Chair Schaufler

 

004

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

010

Chair Schaufler

 

012

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

 

024

Chair Schaufler

 

025

Rep. Holvey

 

032

Chair Schaufler

 

033

Rep. Holvey

68A

035

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

 

050

Adamson

 

061

Rep. Holvey

 

065

Van Winkle

 

072

Rep. Holvey

 

074

Rep. Berger

 

077

Gardner

 

085

Rep. Berger

 

087

Gardner

 

089

Rep. Holvey

 

092

Adamson

 

093

Gardner

 

094

Rep. Holvey

 

099

Chair Schaufler

 

102

Gardner

 

103

Chair Schaufler

 

105

Gardner

 

110

Patrick O’Brien, Member, Prevailing Wage Advisory Committee, BOLI

 

119

Chair Schaufler

 

120

O’Brien

 

122

Chair Schaufler

 

123

Gardner

 

130

Rep. Holvey

 

133

Gardner

 

137

Chair Schaufler

 

141

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves to ADOPT HB 2795-1 amendments dated 04/13/07. (EXHIBIT A)

 

144

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

 

145

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

 

146

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves HB 2795 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

149

Rep. Berger

 

152

Chair Schaufler

 

151

Chair Schaufler

 

153

Rep. Holvey

68A

157

Gardner

 

160

Rep. Schaufler

 

162

VOTE:  4-1-2

AYE:               4 - Edwards C., Holvey, Rosenbaum, Schaufler

NAY:               1 - Berger

EXCUSED:     2 - Esquivel, Smith P.

 

164

 

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

 

165

Chair Schaufler

HB 2674 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

168

Chair Schaufler

 

169

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

174

Chair Schaufler

 

181

Representative Brad Witt, State Representative, House District #31

HB 2673 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

198

Representative Brad Witt, State Representative, House District #31

 

200

Rep. Witt

 

225

Rep. Witt

 

242

Chair Schaufler

 

260

Chair Schaufler

HB 2674 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

283

Representative Rosenbaum, State Representative, House District #42 (EXHIBIT B)

 

300

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

301

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

 

325

Gardner

 

350

Gardner

 

355

Rep. Berger

 

358

Gardner

 

367

Rep. Berger

 

370

Gardner

 

395

Chair Schaufler

 

400

Brett Arvidson, Citizen, Portland (EXHIBIT D)

 

425

Arvidson

 

450

Arvidson

 

459

Chair Schaufler

 

461

Matt Minahan, Member, Dad’s Against Discrimination (DADS) America

69A

019

Minahan

 

025

Chair Schaufler

69A

026

Elizabeth Cushwa, Representative, United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) (EXHIBIT E)

 

034

Omar Avina-Trejo, Union Representative, UFCW Local 555

 

046

Chair Schaufler

HB 2674 – WORK SESSION

 

050

Chair Schaufler

 

052

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

058

MOTION:  Rep. Rosenbaum moves to ADOPT HB 2674-1 amendments dated 04/09/07. (EXHIBIT F)

 

060

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

 

061

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

 

062

MOTION:  Rep. Rosenbaum moves HB 2674 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

063

Rep. Berger

 

068

Chair Schaufler

 

069

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

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

 

070

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. WITT will lead discussion on the floor.

 

071

Chair Schaufler

SB 204 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

073

Chair Schaufler

 

077

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

081

Chair Schaufler

 

083

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

 

100

Gardner

 

111

Chair Schaufler

 

113

Rep. Berger

 

115

Chair Schaufler

SB 204 – WORK SESSION

 

116

Chair Schaufler

 

119

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves SB 204 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

121

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

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

 

123

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

 

124

MOTION:  Rep. Holvey moves SB 204 be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

125

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

69A

126

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

 

128

Chair Schaufler

HB 2673 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

132

Chair Schaufler

 

138

Maria Keltner, Workforce Management Consultant, Association of Oregon Counties (AOC)

 

150

Keltner

 

162

Joe Schaeffer, Organizer, Service Employees International Union  (SEIU) Local 503

 

175

Schaeffer

 

184

Alan Steiger, Vice-President of Legal Affairs, A-Dec Inc. (EXHIBITS H & I)

 

200

Steiger

 

225

Steiger

 

250

Steiger

 

258

Chair Schaufler

 

262

Steiger

 

266

Chair Schaufler

 

268

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

270

Steiger

 

271

Rep. Rosenbuam

 

272

Chair Schaufler

 

275

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

 

300

Gardner

 

325

Gardner

 

334

Chair Schaufler

 

336

Representative Diane Rosenbaum, State Representative, House District #42 (EXHIBIT K)

 

350

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

370

Chair Schaufler

 

371

Brent DeHart, Small Business Owner, Marion County

 

400

DeHart

 

425

DeHart

 

450

DeHart

 

465

DeHart

68B

014

DeHart

 

018

Chair Schaufler

68B

021

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

035

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

039

Chair Schaufler

 

043

Gardner

 

056

Chair Schaufler

 

058

Gardner

 

068

Chair Schaufler

 

069

Rep. Berger

 

071

Gardner

 

078

Rep. Berger

 

085

Gardner

 

087

Rep. Berger

 

104

Gardner

 

111

Rep. Berger

 

112

Chair Schaufler

 

118

John Miller, Small Business Owner, Salem

 

125

Miller

 

142

Chair Schaufler

 

145

Ed Durkee, Director of Employment and Training, Goodwill Industries (EXHIBIT L)

 

158

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

 

167

Chair Schaufler

 

168

Trussell

 

170

Rep. C. Edwards

 

190

Rep. C. Edwards

 

195

Rep. Holvey

 

215

Rep. Holvey

 

224

Chair Schaufler

 

225

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

232

Chair Schaufler

 

237

Elizabeth Cushwa, Representative, United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCWU)

 

246

Duke Shepard, Political Director, American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

 

252

Chair Schaufler

 

260

Steve Bryant, Legislative Director, League of Oregon Cities (LOC)

 

275

Bryant

 

300

Bryant

68B

310

Chair Schaufler

 

312

Genoa Ingram, Representative, Oregon State Chamber of Commerce (OSCC) (EXHIBIT N)

 

344

J.L. Wilson, Representative, National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) (EXHIBIT O)

 

369

Chair Schaufler

 

385

Chair Schaufler

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

 

 

Senator Kate Brown, District # 21 (EXHIBIT P)

 

 

Andi Easton, Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (EXHIBIT Q)

 

400

Chair Schaufler

SB 202 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

405

Chair Schaufler opens a subcommittee.

 

406

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

410

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

 

425

Gardner

 

450

Gardner

 

462

Chair Schaufler

SB 203 – PUBLIC HEARING

69B

018

Chair Schaufler

 

020

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

 

040

Gardner

 

041

Chair Schaufler

 

050

Chair Schaufler adjourns the meeting at 4:37 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2795, -1 Amendments, copy, staff, 4 pp
  2. HB 2674, written testimony, Diane Rosenbaum, 1 p
  3. HB 2674, prepared informative letter, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  4. HB 2674, prepared informative letter, Brett Arvidson, 3 pp
  5. HB 2674 & HB 2673, prepared information, Elizabeth Cushwa, 1 p
  6. HB 2674, -1 Amendments, copy, staff, 1 p
  7. SB 204, prepared informational letter, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  8. HB 2673, prepared informational letter, Alan Steiger, 2 pp
  9. HB 2673, information pamphlet, Alan Steiger, 10 pp
  10. HB 2673, prepared informative letter, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  11. HB 2673, written testimony, Diane Rosenbaum, 1 p
  12. HB 2673, written testimony, Edward Durkee, 1 p
  13. HB 2673, prepared information, Lisa Trussell, 1 p
  14. HB 2673, written testimony, Genoa Ingram, 1 p
  15. HB 2673, prepared information, J.L. Wilson, 9 pp
  16. HB 2673, written testimony, Senator Kate Brown, 1 p
  17. HB 2673, written testimony, Andi Easton, 1 p
  18. SB 202, prepared informational letter, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  19. SB 203, prepared informational letter, Dan Gardner, 2 pp