HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

May 14, 2007 Hearing Room E

8:30 A.M.  Tapes 85 - 86

 

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:        

                                                HJR 25 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SJM 3A - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 3556 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 3539 - Public Hearing and 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

85A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:33 a.m.

HJR 25- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

007

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

012

Chair Rosenbaum

 

014

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HJR 25-1 amendments dated 4/4/07.

 

016

Rep. Roblan

 

018

Chair Rosenbaum

 

020

Donna Disch, Public Information Officer, Oregon Office of State Fire Marshall

 

032

Chair Rosenbaum

 

036

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

037

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves HJR 25 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED AS AMENDED recommendation.

85A

042

VOTE:  7-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ESQUIVEL will lead discussion on the floor.

 

045

Chair Rosenbaum

SJM 3A - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

047

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT B)

 

051

Chair Rosenbaum

 

060

Lulit Mesfin, Secretary, Ethiopian American Council of Portland (EXHIBIT C)

 

081

Chair Rosenbaum

 

085

Don Lieber, Freelance Journalist, Portland

 

270

Jake Thomas, Freelance Journalist, Portland (EXHIBIT D)

 

273

Chair Rosenbaum

 

278

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves SJM 3A be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation.

 

281

Rep. Roblan

 

295

VOTE:  7-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ROBLAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

297

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3556 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

308

Rep. Patti Smith, State Representative, House District #52 (EXHIBIT E)

 

358

Chair Rosenbaum

 

363

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

 

369

Chair Rosenbaum

 

371

Rep. Berger

 

397

Rep. Thatcher

 

419

Rep. Smith

 

428

Chair Rosenbaum

86A

025

Erica  Hagedorn, Lobbyist, Northwest Food Processors Association (EXHIBIT F)

 

049

Dalton Hobbs, Assistant Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture

 

075

Chair Rosenbaum

 

078

Hobbs

 

081

Rep. Buckley

 

090

Hagedorn

 

097

Rep. Berger

 

116

Rep. Thatcher

86A

124

Rep. Roblan

 

146

Chair Rosenbaum

 

155

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HB 3556 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

160

Rep. Buckley

 

167

VOTE:  7-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

171

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3539 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

173

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT G)

 

183

Rep. Dave Hunt, State Representative, House District #40 (EXHIBIT H)

 

253

Chair Rosenbaum

 

256

Rep. Berger

 

264

Rep. Hunt

 

268

Rep. Esquivel

 

275

Rep. Hunt

 

290

Rep. Esquivel

 

291

Rep. Hunt

 

293

Rep. Thatcher

 

305

Rep. Hunt

 

307

Chair Rosenbaum

 

315

Gregory Hamilton, President, Northwest Religious Liberty Association (EXHIBIT I)

 

365

Hamilton continues testimony

 

411

James Standish, Executive Director, North American Religious Liberty Association (EXHIBIT J)

85B

210

Jonathon Stumph, Certified Flight Instructor, MVP Aero Academy (EXHIBIT K)

 

320

Chair Rosenbaum

 

322

Stumph

 

336

Rep. Buckley

 

340

Stumph

 

353

Rep. Buckley

 

357

Standish

 

366

Rep. Buckley

 

368

Standish

 

380

Rep. Roblan

 

387

Standish

85B

407

Rep. Thatcher

 

425

Standish

86B

023

Rep. Thatcher

 

038

Standish

 

080

Chair Rosenbaum

 

086

Emily Gottfried, Area Executive Director, American Jewish Committee

 

159

Chair Rosenbaum

 

162

Andrea Meyer, Legislative Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon

 

186

Chair Rosenbaum

 

192

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 10:13 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HJR 25, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. SJM 3A, written testimony, Sen. Ryan Deckert, 1 p
  3. SJM 3A, written testimony, Lulit Mesfin, 8 pp
  4. SJM 3A, written testimony, Jake Thomas, 2 pp
  5. HB 3556, written testimony, Rep. Patti Smith, 14 pp
  6. HB 3556, written testimony,  Erica Hagedorn, 2 pp
  7. HB 3539, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  8. HB 3539, Undue Hardship Statutes, Rep. Dave Hunt, 1 p
  9. HB 3539, written testimony, Gregory Hamilton, 2 pp
  10. HB 3539, written testimony, James Standish, 20 pp
  11. HB 3539, written testimony, Jonathon Stumph, 2 pp