HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

May 23, 2007 Hearing Room E

8:30 A.M.  Tapes 95 - 96

 

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:        

                                                HB 3509 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HJM 24 - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 2595 - 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

95A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:34 a.m.

HB 3509 & HJM 24 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

012

Chair Rosenbaum

 

018

Rep. Larry Galizio, State Representative, House District #35

 

056

Rep. Chris Edwards, State Representative, House District #14 (EXHIBIT A)

 

141

Chair Rosenbaum

 

143

Rep. Esquivel

 

152

Rep. C. Edwards

 

160

Rep. Esquivel

 

166

Rep. C. Edwards

 

171

Rep. Esquivel

 

173

Rep. Buckley

 

177

Chair Rosenbaum

 

179

Rep. Berger

95A

210

Chair Rosenbaum

 

215

Rep. Berger

 

221

Rep. Galizio

 

233

Rep. Berger

 

240

Rep. Roblan

 

257

Rep. Esquivel

 

274

Rep. Galizio

 

277

Rep. Thatcher

 

301

Rep. C. Edwards

 

316

Rep. Thatcher

 

330

Rep. Roblan

 

357

Rep. Hunt

 

383

Rep. C. Edwards

 

387

Chair Rosenbaum

 

392

Rep. Betty Komp, State Representative, House District #22

 

048

Chair Rosenbaum

 

052

Lisa Trussell, Vice President of Administration, Associated Oregon Industries

 

118

Rep. Thatcher

 

129

Rep. Roblan

 

134

Trussell

 

141

Rep. Roblan

 

143

Chair Rosenbaum

 

151

Rep. Kim Thatcher, State Representative, House District #25

 

184

Chair Rosenbaum

 

187

Rep. Thatcher

 

250

Rep. Thatcher continues testimony

 

295

Rep. Roblan

 

315

Rep. Thatcher

 

323

Rep. Esquivel

 

346

Rep. Roblan

 

364

Rep. Thatcher

 

375

Chair Rosenbaum

 

382

MOTION:  Rep. Hunt moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of adopting a conceptual amendment on

HJM 24.

96A

384

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

386

MOTION:  Rep. Hunt moves to AMEND HJM 24 on page 1, line 20, by changing "five" to "twenty".

 

390

Chair Rosenbaum

 

394

Rep. Hunt

 

403

Rep. Berger

 

406

Rep. Hunt

 

410

Rep Berger

 

413

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

415

MOTION:  Rep. Hunt moves HJM 24 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

421

Rep. Berger

 

430

Rep. Hunt

 

445

Rep. Berger

 

454

Rep. Roblan

95B

017

Chair Rosenbaum

 

022

VOTE:  6-1-0

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

NAY:               1 - Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. KOMP will lead discussion on the floor.

 

024

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HB 3509-2 amendments dated 5/18/07.

 

027

Rep. Esquivel

 

030

Rep. Thatcher

 

032

Rep. Esquivel

 

035

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

037

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves HB 3509 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

039

Rep. Berger

 

045

Chair Rosenbaum

 

057

VOTE:  6-1-0

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

NAY:               1 - Berger

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

052

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2595 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

061

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS B - E)

95B

080

Chair Rosenbaum

 

087

Wendy Johnson, Deputy Director, Oregon Law Commission (EXHIBIT F)

 

125

Chair Rosenbaum

 

128

Johnson

 

138

Rep. Buckley

 

145

Johnson

 

152

Rep. Berger

 

174

Johnson

 

193

Rep. Buckley

 

196

Johnson

 

198

Chair Rosenbaum

 

208

Norman Turrill, First Vice President, League of Women Voters of Oregon (EXHIBIT G)

 

251

Chair Rosenbaum

 

253

Turrill

 

262

Ron Bersin, Executive Director, Government Standards and Practices Commission

 

311

Chair Rosenbaum

 

313

Bersin

 

315

Philip Schradle, Special Counsel to the Attorney General, Oregon Department of Justice (EXHIBIT H)

 

375

Chair Rosenbaum

 

379

Schradle

 

383

Rep. Berger

 

407

Schradle

 

423

Rep. Berger

 

432

Chair Rosenbaum

 

434

Janice Thompson, Executive Director, Democracy Reform Oregon

96B

017

Rep. Hunt

 

026

Bersin

 

054

Rep. Hunt

 

064

Bersin

 

074

Chair Rosenbaum

 

075

Bersin

 

081

Chair Rosenbaum

 

083

Bersin

 

096

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2595 - WORK SESSION

96B

101

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves to ADOPT HB 2595-1 amendments dated 5/8/07.

 

104

Rep. Hunt

 

113

Chair Rosenbaum

 

116

Rep. Berger

 

136

Chair Rosenbaum

 

137

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Esquivel, Roblan

 

 

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

 

138

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves to ADOPT HB 2595-2 amendments dated 5/16/07.

 

140

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

 

143

Rep. Berger

 

148

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Esquivel, Roblan

 

 

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

 

150

Rep. Berger

 

153

Chair Rosenbaum

 

157

Stembridge

 

162

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves HB 2595 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

173

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Esquivel, Roblan

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

175

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 10:15 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3509, -2 amendments, Rep. Chris Edwards, 1 p
  2. HB 2595, -1 amendment, staff, 35 pp
  3. HB 2595, Hand Engrossed Bill, staff, 58 pp
  4. HB 2595, analysis of amendments, staff, 6 pp
  5. HB 2595, -2 amendments, staff, 19 pp
  6. HB 2595, Oregon Law Commission Summary, Wendy Johnson, 1 p
  7. HB 2595, written testimony, Norman Turrill, 1 p
  8. HB 2595, written testimony, Philip Schradle, 2 pp