HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS & LABOR

TAPE LOG

 

April 25, 2007 Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes 80 - 81

 

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/ISSUES HEARD:

HB 3098 Public Hearing

HB 2548 Public Hearing

HB 3302 Public Hearing

HB 2454 Work Session

HB 2715 Work Session

HB 2473 Public Hearing

HB 2473 Work Session

HB 2475 Public Hearing

HB 2475 Work Session

HB 2476 Public Hearing

HB 2476 Work Session

HB 2712 Work Session

HB 2713 Public Hearing

HB 2713 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

80A

001

Chair Schaufler calls the meeting to order at 3:04 p.m.

HB 3098 PUBLIC HEARING

 

002

Chair Schaufler

 

003

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

004

Representative Chip Shields, State Representative, House District #43

 

025

Rep. Shields

 

037

Hugh Gray, Owner, Big City Produce

80A

050

Gray

 

075

Gray

 

082

Chair Schaufler

 

088

Rep. Esquivel

 

100

Rep. Esquivel

 

103

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

108

Rep. Shields

 

110

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

111

Rep. Shields

 

112

Gray

 

114

Chair Schaufler

 

119

Elizabeth Cushwa, Representative, United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW), Local 555

 

133

Jack Evans, Legislative Liaison, Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) (EXHIBIT A)

 

150

Evans

 

161

Chair Schaufler

HB 2548 PUBLIC HEARING

 

166

Chair Schaufler

 

168

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

174

Chair Schaufler

 

178

Representative Jerry Krummel, State Representative, House District #26

 

188

Bill Bryant, Owner, PACE Equipment Company (EXHIBIT B)

 

200

Bryant

 

224

Louis Coleman, Sales and Marketing Manager, Autoquip Corporation

 

230

Rep. Holvey

 

233

J.L. Wilson, Representative, Flow Industries (EXHIBIT C)

 

250

Wilson

 

268

Rep. Berger

 

271

Wilson

 

283

Rep. Berger

 

285

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

289

Bryant

 

294

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

297

Wilson

 

301

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

303

Chair Schaufler

 

304

Rep. Holvey

80A

315

Wilson

 

322

Chair Schaufler

HB 3302 PUBLIC HEARING

 

326

Chair Schaufler

 

327

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

332

Chair Schaufler

 

335

Representative Brian Clem, State Representative, House District #21

 

350

Rep. Clem

 

375

Rep. Clem

 

391

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

 

400

Gardner

 

425

Gardner

 

450

Lou Savage, Senior Policy Advisor, Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS)

 

465

Savage

81A

017

Rep. Esquivel

 

018

Rep. Holvey

 

032

Rep. Clem

 

042

Rep. C. Edwards

 

056

Rep. Esquivel

 

070

Chair Schaufler

 

083

Rep. Clem

 

088

Chair Schaufler

 

089

Rep. P. Smith

 

091

Gardner

 

099

Rep. P. Smith

 

100

Chair Schaufler

 

102

Rep. Clem

 

103

Chair Schaufler

HB 2454 WORK SESSION

 

105

Chair Schaufler

 

108

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

110

Chair Schaufler

 

112

MOTION: Rep. Rosenbaum moves HB 2454 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Elections, Ethics and Rules.

 

114

VOTE: 7-0-0

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

 

115

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

81A

116

Chair Schaufler

HB 2715 WORK SESSION

 

120

Chair Schaufler

 

123

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

124

Chair Schaufler

 

130

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves HB 2715 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Elections, Ethics and Rules.

 

132

VOTE: 7-0-0

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

 

133

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

 

134

Chair Schaufler

HB 2473 PUBLIC HEARING

 

135

Chair Schaufler

 

137

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

149

Chair Schaufler

 

152

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

 

156

Chair Schaufler

 

157

Kathryn Van Natta, Representative, Northwest Pulp & Paper Association (NWPPA)

 

165

Chair Schaufler

 

167

Van Natta

 

169

Chair Schaufler

 

175

Dilkes

 

180

Rep. Esquivel

 

181

Chair Schaufler

HB 2473 WORK SESSION

 

183

Chair Schaufler

 

188

MOTION: Rep. Esquivel moves to ADOPT HB 2473-1 amendments dated 03/21/07. (EXHIBIT F)

 

189

VOTE: 7-0-0

 

190

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

 

191

MOTION: Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2473 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

191

VOTE: 7-0-0

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

 

194

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

196

Chair Schaufler

HB 2475 PUBLIC HEARING

81A

198

Chair Schaufler

 

201

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

205

Chair Schaufler

 

206

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

 

223

Rep. Esquivel

 

225

Dilkes

 

238

Chair Schaufler

 

244

Dilkes

 

245

Chair Schaufler

 

247

Mark Long, Administrator, Building Codes Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services

 

265

Chair Schaufler

 

268

Rep. Holvey

 

271

Chair Schaufler

 

280

Bill Kluting, Legislative Representative, Carpenters Industrial Council

 

300

Chair Schaufler

HB 2475 WORK SESSION

 

304

Chair Schaufler

 

307

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves to ADOPT HB 2475-1 amendments dated 03/20/07. (EXHIBIT G)

 

309

VOTE: 7-0-0

 

310

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

 

311

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves HB 2475 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

313

VOTE: 7-0-0

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

 

315

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

317

Chair Schaufler

HB 2476 PUBLIC HEARING

 

327

Chair Schaufler

 

328

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

340

Chair Schaufler

 

344

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

 

360

Phillips

 

378

Willie Tiffany, Senior Associate, League of Oregon Cites

 

383

Chair Schaufler

81A

385

Rep. C. Edwards

 

395

Chair Schaufler

HB 2476 WORK SESSION

 

425

Chair Schaufler

 

402

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves to ADOPT HB 2476-2 amendments dated 03/19/07. (EXHIBIT H)

 

403

VOTE: 7-0-0

 

405

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

 

410

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves HB 2476 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

412

VOTE: 7-0-0

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

 

413

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

415

Chair Schaufler

HB 2712 WORK SESSION

 

438

Chair Schaufler

 

442

Thomas Gallagher, Representative, Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon

 

444

Chair Schaufler

HB 2713 PUBLIC HEARING

 

446

Chair Schaufler

 

449

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

452

Chair Schaufler

 

465

Thomas Gallagher, Representative, Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon

80B

016

Gallagher

 

032

Chair Schaufler

 

034

Van Winkle

 

036

Gallagher

 

038

Chair Schaufler

HB 2713 WORK SESSION

 

043

Chair Schaufler

 

048

MOTION: Rep. Esquivel moves to ADOPT HB 2713-1 amendments dated 03/27/07. (EXHIBIT I)

 

049

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Berger

 

050

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

 

052

MOTION: Rep. Esquivel moves HB 2713 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

054

VOTE: 6-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Berger

80B

055

Chair Schaufler declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. P. SMITH will lead discussion on the floor.

 

056

Chair Schaufler

 

058

Theresa Van Winkle, Administrator

 

061

Chair Schaufler

 

067

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

068

Chair Schaufler

 

070

Chair Schaufler adjourns the meeting at 4:13 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3098, written testimony, Jack Evans, 1 p
  2. HB 2548, written testimony, Bill Bryant, 1 p
  3. HB 2548, written testimony, C.L. Wilson, 3 pp
  4. HB 3302, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 3302, written testimony, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  6. HB 2473, -1 amendments, staff, 12 pp
  7. HB 2475, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  8. HB 2476, -2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  9. HB 2713, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p