HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

May 18, 2007 Hearing Room E

8:00 A.M.  Tapes 91 - 92

 

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

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Rep. Kim Thatcher

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

Shauna Parker, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                HB 3555 - Work Session

                                                HB 2909A - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 3321 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 3539 - 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

91A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:07 a.m.

HB 3555 - WORK SESSION

 

009

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

 

013

Chair Rosenbaum

 

015

Rep. Sara Gelser, State Representative, House District #16 (EXHIBIT A)

 

035

Chair Rosenbaum

 

038

Rep. Gelser

 

043

Chair Rosenbaum

 

045

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HB 3555-2 amendments dated 5/15/07.

 

048

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

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

91A

049

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves HB 3555 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

052

Rep. Buckley

 

058

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. GELSER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

060

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2909A - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

062

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT B)

 

082

Chair Rosenbaum

 

085

Richard Lane, Member, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

 

134

Rep. Berger

 

150

Lane

 

174

Rep. Buckley

 

180

Lane

 

193

Rep. Buckley

 

195

Lane

 

196

Chair Rosenbaum

 

213

Lane (EXHIBIT C)

 

222

Chair Rosenbaum

 

227

Rep. Hunt

 

235

Rep. Roblan

 

238

Rep. Hunt

 

240

Lane

 

258

Chair Rosenbaum

 

259

Lane

 

261

Chair Rosenbaum

 

267

Kevin Mannix, Director, Oregon Tort Reform Coalition

 

397

Rep. Buckley

 

411

Mannix

 

450

Rep. Berger

92A

024

Mannix

 

029

Rep. Berger

 

035

Mannix

 

043

Rep. Buckley

 

050

Mannix

 

060

Rep. Buckley

 

062

Mannix

92A

077

Rep. Buckley

 

081

Mannix

 

088

Chair Rosenbaum

 

102

Mannix

 

124

Chair Rosenbaum

 

129

Mannix

 

141

Rep. Buckley

 

144

Mannix

 

152

Rep. Hunt

 

173

Mannix

 

194

Chair Rosenbaum

 

196

Mannix

 

214

Chair Rosenbaum

 

216

Mannix

 

225

Chair Rosenbaum

 

232

Jim Gardner, Lobbyist, PhARMA (EXHIBIT D)

 

395

Howard Werth, Senior Vice President, Gunderson

91B

020

David Marks, President, Marks Metal Technology

 

037

Rep. Buckley

 

047

Werth

 

060

Gardner

 

073

Rep. Buckley

 

076

Marks

 

086

Chair Rosenbaum

 

097

Gardner

 

104

Rep. Hunt

 

117

Gardner

 

134

Rep. Hunt

 

137

Werth

 

141

Marks

 

152

Rep. Hunt

 

159

Gardner

91B

166

Werth

 

176

Chair Rosenbaum

 

184

Gardner

 

190

Chair Rosenbaum

 

199

Genoa Ingram, Representative, Oregon State Chamber of Commerce

 

245

Jim Denham, President, Oregon Metals Industry Council  

91B

267

Rep. Buckley

 

271

Ingram

 

275

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3321 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

283

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

 

307

Jessica Adamson, Government Affairs Manager, Association of General Contractors

 

330

Chair Rosenbaum

 

430

Lisa Trussell, Vice President of Administration, Associated Oregon Industries

92B

075

Rep. David Edwards, State Representative, House District #30

 

117

Chair Rosenbaum

 

126

Trussell

 

131

Chair Rosenbaum

 

133

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves to ADOPT HB 3321-4 amendments dated 5/17/07.

 

137

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

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

 

138

 MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HB 3321 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

142

Rep. Roblan

 

148

Rep. Berger

 

153

Chair Rosenbaum

 

165

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenabum declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

167

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3539 - WORK SESSION

 

172

Rep. Berger (EXHIBIT F)

 

187

Rep. Hunt (EXHIBIT G)

 

203

Chair Rosenbaum

 

206

Rep. Buckley

 

214

Rep. Hunt

 

233

Rep. Buckley

 

242

Rep. Roblan

 

258

Rep. Esquivel

 

268

Rep. Berger

 

291

Chair Rosenbaum

92B

300

Marcia Ohlemiller, Administrative Rules Coordinator, Bureau of Labor and Industries

 

312

Chair Rosenbaum

 

317

Ohlemiller

 

329

Chair Rosenbaum

 

336

Ohlemiller

 

343

Rep. Hunt

 

349

Ohlemiller

 

351

Rep. Hunt

 

356

Ohlemiller

 

366

Rep. Hunt

 

376

Rep. Berger

 

386

Chair Rosenbaum

 

393

Rep. Berger

 

396

Rep. Buckley

 

398

Chair Rosenbaum

 

401

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 10:02 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3555, -2 amendment, staff, 4 pp       
  2. HB 2909A, -A12 Amendments, staff, 2 pp
  3. HB 2909A, written testimony, Richard Lane , 2 pp
  4. HB 2909A, written testimony, Jim Gardner, 5 pp
  5. HB 3321, -4 amendments, staff, 17 pp              
  6. HB 3321, written testimony, Lisa Trussell, 1 p
  7. HB 3539, -3 amendment, Rep. Vicki Berger, 1 p
  8. HB 3539, -2 amendment, Rep. Dave Hunt, 2 pp