HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

May 25, 2007 Hearing Room E

8:00 A.M.  Tapes 97 - 98

 

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

                                                Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Shauna Parker, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                HB 2674A - Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 3539 - Work Session

                                                HB 3270 - Work Session

                                                SB 78A - Work Session

                                                HB 2060 - 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

97A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:08 a.m.

HB 2674A - PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Chair Rosenbaum

 

012

Theresa VanWinkle, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS A & B)

 

025

Chair Rosenbaum

 

030

Marc Zolton, Spokesman, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT C)

 

044

Chair Rosenbaum

 

048

Zolton

 

050

Chair Rosenbaum

 

051

Rep. Esquivel

 

052

Zolton

97A

056

Chair Rosenbaum

 

061

Rep. Vicki Berger, State Representative, House District #20

 

105

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator

 

129

Rep. Buckley

 

131

Rep. Berger

 

134

Rep. Roblan

 

140

Stembridge

 

146

Chair Rosenbaum

 

148

Rep. Berger

 

157

Rep. Roblan

 

159

Rep. Berger

 

166

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2674A - WORK SESSION

 

172

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HB 2674A-A3 amendments dated 5/18/07.

 

175

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

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

 

177

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HB 2674A-A4 amendments dated 5/18/07.

 

179

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

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

 

180

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves HB 2674A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

184

Rep. Berger

 

192

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. WITT will lead discussion on the floor.

 

195

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3539 - WORK SESSION

 

196

Chair Rosenbaum

 

201

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

214

Chair Rosenbaum

 

217

Rep. Hunt

 

256

Dave Heynderickx, Special Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

 

268

Chair Rosenbaum

 

273

Heynderickx

 

292

Rep. Roblan

97A

297

Heynderickx

 

328

Chair Rosenbaum

 

337

Heynderickx

 

344

Chair Rosenbaum

 

346

MOTION:  Rep. Hunt moves to ADOPT HB 3539-5 amendments dated 5/24/07.

 

349

Rep. Buckley

 

353

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

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

 

355

MOTION:  Rep. Hunt moves HB 3539 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

361

Rep. Berger

 

380

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. HUNT will lead discussion on the floor.

 

385

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3270 - WORK SESSION

 

393

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

 

407

Chair Rosenbaum

 

418

Tom Powers, Legislative Director, Office of Rep. Mitch Greenlick

98A

022

John Lindback, Director of Elections, Secretary of State’s Office

 

076

Rep. Berger

 

083

Lindback

 

094

Rep. Esquivel

 

097

Lindback

 

110

Rep. Esquivel

 

112

Lindback

 

123

Rep. Buckley

 

129

Chair Rosenbaum

 

134

Lindback

 

136

Chair Rosenbaum

 

143

Virginia Ross, Member, Oregon Voters Rights Coalition

 

145

Carly Casey Hansen, Member, Oregon Voters Rights Coalition

 

147

Ross

 

174

Hansen

 

198

Chair Rosenbaum

 

205

Hansen

98A

208

Chair Rosenbaum

 

210

Ross

 

222

Hansen

 

229

Chair Rosenbaum

 

236

Lindback

 

252

Chair Rosenbaum

 

254

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT HB 3270-4 amendments dated 5/24/07.

 

257

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

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

 

260

Rep. Berger

 

263

Stembridge

 

273

Chair Rosenbaum

 

285

Rep. Hunt

 

293

Rep. Berger

 

297

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves HB 3270 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

302

Rep. Roblan

 

310

Rep. Esquivel

 

321

Rep. Hunt

 

326

Chair Rosenbaum

 

343

VOTE:  5-1-1

AYE:               5 - Berger, Buckley, Hunt, Roblan, Rosenbaum

NAY:               1 - Esquivel

EXCUSED:     1 - Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. GREENLICK will lead discussion on the floor.

 

346

Chair Rosenbaum

SB 78A - WORK SESSION

 

347

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS F & G)

 

362

Chair Rosenbaum

 

385

Marc Lucca, Legislative Director, Rep. Kim Thatcher (EXHIBIT H)

 

431

Chair Rosenbaum

 

436

Stembridge

 

450

Chair Rosenbaum

 

454

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT SB 78A-A7 amendments dated 5/23/07.

97B

012

VOTE:  4-0-3

EXCUSED:  3 - Esquivel, Hunt, Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

97B

013

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves to ADOPT SB 78A-A8 amendments dated 5/24/07.

 

014

VOTE:  4-0-3

EXCUSED:  3 - Esquivel, Hunt, Thatcher

 

 

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

 

015

MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves SB 78A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

018

Rep. Roblan

 

020

Rep. Buckley

 

027

Chair Rosenbaum

 

030

Rep. Hunt

 

032

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Esquivel, Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BUCKLEY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

035

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2060 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

039

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS I & J)

 

045

Rep. Buckley

 

048

Chair Rosenbaum

SB 78A -  WORK SESSION

 

052

Chair Rosenbaum

 

055

MOTION:  Rep. Berger moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of allowing Rep. Esquivel to vote AYE on the “MOTION:  Rep. Buckley moves SB 78A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.”

 

057

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Thatcher

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

060

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 2060 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

063

Chair Rosenbaum

 

065

Rep. Peter Buckley, State Representative, House District #5

 

084

Chair Rosenbaum

 

093

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

 

176

Kappy Eaton, Governance Coordinator, League of Women Voters of Oregon

 

190

David Buchanan, Executive Director, Oregon Common Cause (EXHIBIT L)

97B

218

Rep. Berger

 

233

Buchanan

 

247

Eaton

 

267

Chair Rosenbaum

 

279

Janice Thompson, Executive Director, Democracy Reform Oregon (EXHIBIT M)

 

406

Chair Rosenbaum

 

410

Thompson

 

415

Lynn Lundquist, President, Oregon Business Association

98B

046

Ginny Lang, Member, Public Commission on the Legislature

 

095

Chair Rosenbaum

 

097

Rep. Berger

 

107

Rep. Buckley

 

115

Rep. Berger

 

118

Thompson

 

149

Chair Rosenbaum

 

151

Rep. Hunt

 

153

Lang

 

163

Chair Rosenbaum

 

167

Rep. Buckley

 

171

Chair Rosenbaum

 

181

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 9:50 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2674A, -A4 amendments, Rep. Brad Witt, 1 p
  2. HB 2674A, -A3 amendments, Rep. Vicki Berger, 2 pp
  3. HB 2674A, written testimony, Marc Zolton, 2 pp
  4. HB 3539, -5 amendment, Rep. Dave Hunt, 3 pp
  5. HB 3270, - 4 amendments, Rep. Mitch Greenlick, 4 pp
  6. SB 78A, -A7 amendments, Rep. Kim Thatcher, 2 pp                               
  7. SB 78A, - A8 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  8. SB 78A, Summary of –A7 Amendments, Marc Lucca, 1 p
  9. HB 2060, -1 amendments, Rep. Peter Buckley, 1 p
  10. HB 2060, written testimony of Andi Miller, staff, 1 p
  11. HB 2060, written testimony, Norman Turrill, 2 pp
  12. HB 2060, written testimony, David Buchanan, 10 pp
  13. HB 2060, Informational Packet, Janice Thompson, 3 pp