HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

March 26, 2007   Hearing Room E

8:30 A.M. Tapes  45 - 46

 

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:

                                                HCR 7- Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 2761- Work Session

                                                HJR 14- 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

45A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:32 a.m.

HCR 7 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

007

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

 

010

Chair Rosenbaum

 

015

Andrea Henderson, Executive Director, Oregon Community College Association

 

028

Kristin Watkins, Director of Institutional Advancement, Portland Community College (EXHIBIT A)

 

060

Chair Rosenbaum

 

064

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HCR 7 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation.

 

075

VOTE:  7-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. NOLAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

077

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2761 - WORK SESSION

45A

081

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS B -  D)

 

110

Chair Rosenbaum

 

115

Rep. Roblan

 

127

Rep. Buckley

 

138

Rep. Berger

 

150

Chair Rosenbaum

 

154

Rep. Thatcher

 

160

Chair Rosenbaum

 

162

MOTION: Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HB 2761-1 and           HB 2761-2 amendments dated 3/23/07.

 

164

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

168

Chair Rosenbaum

 

170

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves HB 2761A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

173

VOTE:  6-1-0

AYE:               6 - Berger, Buckley, Hunt, Roblan, Thatcher, Rosenbaum

NAY:               1 - Esquivel

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BUCKLEY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

175

Chair Rosenbaum

HJR 14 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

181

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

 

190

Chair Rosenbaum

 

195

Rep. Dave Hunt, State Representative, House District #40 (EXHIBITS F - H)

 

270

Sen Richard Devlin, State Senator, Senate District #19

 

390

Sen. Frank Morse, State Senator, Senate District #8

 

426

Rep. Esquivel

 

436

Rep. Buckley

 

451

Rep. Hunt

46A

031

Rep. Thatcher

 

045

Sen. Devlin

 

082

Rep. Hunt

 

093

Chair Rosenbaum

 

100

Aletha Bonebrake, Director, Baker County Library District

(EXHIBITS I & J)

 

142

Sara Charlton, Director, Tillamook County Library (EXHIBIT K)

46A

163

Chair Rosenbaum

 

170

Sue McGrory, Chair, Oregon Education Association Legislative  Advisory Council (EXHIBIT L)

 

242

Scott Winkels, Associate, League of Oregon Cities (EXHIBIT M)

 

269

Michele Eberle, City Councilor, City of West Linn (EXHIBIT N)

 

337

Alice Richmond, Citizen, West Linn (EXHIBIT O)

 

433

Rep. Hunt

 

449

Richmond

 

462

Rep. Thatcher

45B

023

Eberle

 

033

Rep. Thatcher

 

035

Eberle

 

040

Rep. Thatcher

 

042

Richmond

 

046

Eberle

 

057

Rep. Berger

 

067

Tricia Smith, Government Relations Specialist, Oregon School Employees Association

 

085

Gil Riddell, Policy Associate, Association of Oregon Counties

 

102

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

 

127

Chair Rosenbaum

 

140

Ron Naso, Superintendent, North Clackamas School District

 

200

Linda Brown, Member, Lake Oswego School Board (EXHIBIT Q)

 

295

Rep. Thatcher

 

300

Brown

 

310

Chair Rosenbaum

 

314

Krina Lemons, Chairperson, Salem-Keizer School District Board (EXHIBIT R)

 

430

Ralph Groener, Political Coordinator, Oregon AFSCME Council 75

46B

049

Jessica Adamson, Public Affairs Director, Association of General Contractors

 

078

Karen Cunningham, Vice-Chair, Beaverton School Board               (EXHIBIT S)

 

145

Rep. Thatcher

 

148

Cunningham

 

159

Lynn Lundquist, President, Oregon Business Association

 

219

Harlan Levy, Government Affairs Director, Oregon Association of Realtors

 

238

Chair Rosenbaum

 

243

Lori Sattenspiel, Government Relations Director, Oregon Community College Association

 

253

Chair Rosenbaum

 

255

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 10:17 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HCR 7, written testimony, Kristen Watkins, 1 p
  2. HB 2761, Vermont Study on Instant Runoff Voting, staff, 8 pp
  3. HB 2761, Sample Ballot, staff, 1 p
  4. HB 2761, Newspaper Article, staff, 3 pp
  5. HJR 14, Unofficial Election Results Table, staff, 6 pp
  6. HJR 14, written testimony, Rep. Dave Hunt, 2 pp
  7. HJR 14, West Linn City Council Resolution, Rep. Dave Hunt, 1 p
  8. HJR 14, written testimony of Maureen Wheeler, Rep. Dave Hunt, 2 pp
  9. HJR 14, written testimony, Aletha Bonebrake, 1 p
  10. HJR 14, Library Election Results Table, Aletha Bonebrake, 2 pp
  11. HJR 14, written testimony, Sara Charlton, 1 p
  12. HJR 14, written testimony, Sue McGrory, 2 pp
  13. HJR 14, Local Property Tax Election Study, Scott Winkels, 50 pp
  14. HJR 14, written testimony, Michele Eberle, 2 pp
  15. HJR 14, written testimony, Alice Richmond, 4 pp
  16. HJR 14, written testimony, Kappy Eaton, 1 p
  17. HJR 14, written testimony, Linda Brown, 2 pp
  18. HJR 14, written testimony, Krina Lemons, 3 pp
  19. HJR 14, written testimony, Karen Cunningham, 2 pp