HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

January 31, 2007†† Hearing Room E

8:30 A.M. Tapes11 - 14

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:††††††††††† Rep. Diane Rosenbaum, Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger, Vice-Chair

Rep. Peter Buckley, Vice-Chair

Rep. Sal Esquivel

Rep. Dave Hunt

Rep. Arnie Roblan

Rep. Kim Thatcher

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:††††† ††††††††††† Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

Shauna Parker, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process - Informational Meeting

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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

11A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:31 a.m.

 

006

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

OREGONíS INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM PROCESS - INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

020

Bill Bradbury, Secretary of State (EXHIBIT B)

 

070

Bradbury continues testimony

 

097

Dan Gardner, Labor Commissioner, Bureau of Labor & Industries

 

194

Chair Rosenbaum

 

196

Rep. Buckley

 

198

Gardner

 

204

Rep. Buckley

 

208

Gardner

 

218

Rep. Roblan

 

223

Gardner

 

234

Rep. Thatcher

 

240

Gardner

 

262

Rep. Thatcher

 

273

Gardner

11A

286

Rep. Hunt

 

303

Gardner

 

329

Rep. Berger

 

341

Gardner

 

351

Bradbury

 

365

Chair Rosenbaum

 

368

Ellen Lowe, Chief Petitioner, Measure 26 (2002)

12A

010

Lowe (EXHIBIT C)

 

097

Chair Rosenbaum

 

104

Lowe

 

110

Rep. Buckley

 

115

Lowe

 

131

Chair Rosenbaum

 

137

Bill Sizemore, Executive Director, Oregon Taxpayers United (EXHIBIT O)

11B

023

Chair Rosenbaum

 

027

Rep. Berger

 

032

Sizemore

 

043

Chair Rosenbaum

 

049

Sizemore

 

061

Rep. Buckley

 

075

Sizemore

 

091

Rep. Hunt

 

106

Sizemore

 

116

Rep. Thatcher

 

123

Sizemore

 

150

Rep. Thatcher

 

154

Sizemore

 

161

Chair Rosenbaum

 

168

Sizemore

 

190

Chair Rosenbaum

 

194

Sizemore

 

197

Chair Rosenbaum

 

201

Tim Trickey, President, Democracy Direct (EXHIBIT M)

 

258

Rep. Buckley

 

264

Trickey

 

275

Rep. Buckley

 

295

Trickey

 

353

Rep. Thatcher

11B

364

Trickey

 

394

Chair Rosenbaum

 

399

Trickey

 

403

Chair Rosenbaum

 

409

Ted Blaszak, Owner, Democracy Resources

12B

030

Blaszak (EXHIBIT D)

 

080

Blaszak (EXHIBIT E)

 

142

Rep. Buckley

 

154

Blaszak

 

177

Rep. Thatcher

 

181

Blaszak

 

190

Rep. Thatcher

 

192

Blaszak

 

205

Rep. Thatcher

 

207

Blaszak

 

213

Rep. Thatcher

12B

217

Blaszak

 

225

Chair Rosenbaum

 

230

Kappy Eaton, Governance Coordinator, League of Women Voters of Oregon (EXHIBIT F)

 

333

Rep. Buckley

 

344

Eaton

 

350

Rep. Thatcher

 

359

Eaton

 

373

Chair Rosenbaum

 

376

John Lindback, Director, Oregon Elections Division (EXHIBITS G - I)

13A

016

Lindback (EXHIBTS J, K)

 

066

Lindback (EXHIBIT L)

 

122

Chair Rosenbaum

 

127

Rep. Thatcher

 

136

Lindback

 

170

Rep. Thatcher

 

179

Lindback

 

190

Chair Rosenbaum

 

200

Jason Williams, Director of the Taxpayerís Association of Oregon

 

337

Chair Rosenbaum

 

349

Williams

 

359

Rep. Roblan

13A

380

Williams

 

408

Rep. Thatcher

 

412

Williams

 

427

Chair Rosenbaum

14A

003

Elliot Shuford, Legislative Coordinator, Healthy Democracy Oregon (EXHIBIT N)

 

043

Rep. Thatcher

 

046

Shuford

 

048

Rep. Buckley

 

049

Chair Rosenbaum

 

050

Chair Rosenbaum closes meeting at 11:00 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Background Brief, staff, 3 pp
  2. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, Bill Bradbury, 5 pp
  3. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Information Packet, Ellen Lowe, ††††††46 pp
  4. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Handout, Ted Blaszak, 17 pp
  5. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, Ted Blaszak, 2 pp
  6. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, Kappy Eaton, 1 p
  7. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, John Lindback, 4 pp
  8. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Measure Signatures Table, John Lindback, 12 pp
  9. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Ballot Initiatives Chart, John Lindback, 1 p
  10. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Investigation Complaints Table, John Lindback, 1 p
  11. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Prosecuted Cases Table, John Lindback, 11 pp
  12. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, Evidence for Court Case, John Lindback, 10 pp
  13. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, TimTrickey, 4 pp
  14. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, Elliot Shuford, 3 pp
  15. Oregonís Initiative and Referendum Process, written testimony, Bill Sizemore, 4 pp