HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

May 16, 2007 Hearing Room E

8:30 A.M.  Tapes 87 - 90

 

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:

                                                SB 161A - Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 465 - 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

87A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:30 a.m.

SB 161A - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

011

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

026

Chair Rosenbaum

 

027

Pam Salsbury, Director, Oregon Medical Marijuana Program (EXHIBIT B)

 

054

Stembridge

 

056

Chair Rosenbaum

 

058

Salisbury

 

080

Chair Rosenbaum

 

085

Mike Dingeman, Drug Enforcement Section Lieutenant, Oregon State Police

 

112

Katie Suver, Member, Oregon District Attorney’s Association

 

149

Chair Rosenbaum

 

152

Suver

 

159

Rep. Hunt (EXHIBIT C)

 

172

Suver

87A

191

Rep. Berger

 

202

Salisbury

 

205

Rep. Berger

 

207

Chair Rosenbaum

 

212

Rep. Thatcher

 

216

Suver

 

244

Chair Rosenbaum

 

265

Leland Berger, Attorney, Portland (EXHIBIT D)

 

432

Chair Rosenbaum

88A

011

Berger

 

036

Laird Funk, Vice-Chair, Advisory Committee for Medical Marijuana

 

061

John Sajo, Director, Oregon Voter Power

 

114

Chair Rosenbaum

 

116

Funk

 

122

Chair Rosenbaum

 

128

Anthony Johnson, Political Director, Voter Power (EXHIBIT E)

 

162

Walter Hagen, Citizen, Salem

 

173

Chair Rosenbaum

 

174

Rep. Buckley

 

178

Johnson

 

181

Chair Rosenbaum

 

183

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT SB 161A-A2 amendments dated 5/15/07.

 

186

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

187

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves SB 161A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

191

Rep. Buckley

 

203

VOTE:  7-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BUCKLEY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

205

Chair Rosenbaum

SB 465 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

214

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS F & G)

 

228

Dan Harmon, Vice President, Hoffman Construction (EXHIBIT H)

 

353

Jessica Adamson, Legislative Affairs Manager, Association of General Contractors

 

439

Joseph Schnabel, Clinical Pharmacy Manager, Salem Hospital (EXHIBIT I)

87B

030

Rep. Buckley

 

040

Harmon

 

043

Rep. Buckley

 

044

Harmon

 

047

Rep. Buckley

 

050

Harmon

 

051

Rep. Hunt

 

066

Schnabel

 

082

Chair Rosenbaum

 

088

Schnabel

 

090

Chair Rosenbaum

 

093

Schnabel

 

095

Chair Rosenbaum

 

105

Harmon

 

108

Chair Rosenbaum

 

115

Harmon

 

131

Rep. Roblan

 

139

Harmon

 

154

Rep. Roblan

 

158

Schnabel

 

164

Chair Rosenbaum

 

175

Madeline Martinez, Executive Director, Oregon NORML (EXHIBIT J)

 

198

Chair Rosenbaum

 

204

Leland Berger, Attorney, Portland

 

349

Andrea Meyer, Legislative Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon (EXHIBIT K)

88B

034

Chair Rosenbaum

 

036

Meyer

 

041

Rep. Hunt

 

048

Meyer

 

055

Berger

 

062

Rep. Hunt

 

066

Berger

 

075

Chair Rosenbaum

 

077

Berger

 

095

Rep. Berger

 

104

Berger

 

120

Meyer

88B

129

Rep. Berger

 

150

Martinez

 

161

Berger

 

168

Rep. Berger

 

170

Berger

 

172

Rep. Roblan

 

185

Meyer

 

194

Chair Rosenbaum

 

200

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

 

201

Chair Rosenbaum reconvenes the meeting at 11:16 a.m.

 

212

Jeff Dean, Director of Government Affairs, Associated Builders and Contractors

 

230

Bob Shiprack, Executive Secretary, Oregon Building Construction and Trades Council

 

247

Keith Edwards, Business Manager, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 48 (EXHIBIT R)

 

306

Rep. Berger

 

310

Chair Rosenbaum

 

313

Edwards

 

315

Chair Rosenbaum

 

325

Linda Mason, Director, Oregon NORML (EXHIBIT L)

 

356

Mike Sullivan, Political Director, Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers (EXHIBIT M)

 

437

Tricia Smith, Lobbyist, Oregon School Employees Association

89A

044

Rep. Esquivel

 

051

Smith

 

055

Rep. Esquivel

 

061

Smith

 

063

Rep. Hunt

 

066

Smith

 

071

Rep. Hunt

 

079

Smith

 

084

Chair Rosenbaum

 

093

Sullivan

 

107

Rep. Thatcher

 

121

Smith

 

133

Rep. Berger

 

140

Smith

 

143

Rep. Berger

89A

144

Chair Rosenbaum

 

152

Sullivan

 

154

Rep. Thatcher

 

160

Chair Rosenbaum

 

178

Chair Rosenbaum recesses the meeting at 11:43 a.m.

 

177

Chair Rosenbaum reconvenes the meeting at 11:52 a.m.

 

181

Mike Whites, Owner, Express Personnel Services

 

198

Dan Schwenke, The Stoller Group

 

267

Rep. Buckley

 

272

Schwenke

 

278

Chair Rosenbaum

 

285

Perry Davis, Administrator, EAP

 

346

Rep. Thatcher

 

352

Davis

 

356

Chair Rosenbaum

 

364

Davis

 

387

Chair Rosenbaum

 

401

Lindsey Bradshaw, Cannabis Activist, Jacksonville

90A

026

Chair Rosenbaum

 

030

Joe Schaeffer, Senior Organizer, SEIU Local 503

 

072

Joe Baessler, Political Coordinator, Oregon AFSCME Council 75

 

089

Chair Rosenbaum

 

101

Bob Joondeph, Executive Director, Oregon Advocacy Center (EXHIBIT N)

 

151

Chris Furney, Member, Oregon Voter Power

 

207

John Sajo, Director, Oregon Voter Power

 

223

Chair Rosenbaum

 

226

Sajo

 

266

Chair Rosenbaum

 

269

Laird Funk, Vice-Chair, Advisory Committee on Medical Marijuana

 

316

Chair Rosenbaum

 

318

Funk

 

319

Chair Rosenbaum

 

322

Funk

 

326

Chair Rosenbaum

 

340

Alice Ivany, Citizen, Portland (EXHIBIT O)

 

401

Catherin Koehn, Owner, Oregon Grain-Free

89B

022

Chair Rosenbaum

 

024

Jennifer Valley, Member, Willamette Valley NORML

89B

076

Chair Rosenbaum

 

079

Valley

 

081

Chair Rosenbaum

 

085

Kelly Logsdon, Citizen, Portland

 

098

Chair Rosenbaum

The following written testimony was submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Anthony Johnson, Director, Oregon Voter Power (EXHIBIT P)

 

 

Jennifer Abboud, Citizen, Portland (EXHIBIT Q)

 

103

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 12:45 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 161A, -A2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 161A. written testimony, Pam Salsbury, 2 pp
  3. SB 161A, Hand Engrossed, staff, 9 pp
  4. SB 161A, House Bill 3299, Leland Berger, 8 pp
  5. SB 161A, written testimony, Anthony Johnson, 2 pp
  6. SB 465, -2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  7. SB 465, -3 amendments, staff ,1 p
  8. SB 465, written testimony, Dan Harmon, 4 pp
  9. SB 465, written testimony, Joseph Schnabel, 1 p
  10. SB 465, Informational Packet, Madeline Martinez, 55 pp
  11. SB 465, written testimony, Andrea Meyer,  2 pp
  12. SB 465, written testimony, Linda Mason, 1 p
  13. SB 465, written testimony, Mike Sullivan, 5 pp
  14. SB 465, written testimony Bob Joondeph, 2 pp
  15. SB 465, written testimony, Alice Ivany, 4 pp
  16. SB 465, written testimony, Anthony Johnson, 1 p
  17. SB 465, written testimony, Jennifer Abboud, 1 p
  18. SB 465, written testimony, Keith Edwards, 2 pp