HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS, ETHICS AND RULES

TAPE LOG

 

June 04, 2007 Hearing Room E

8:07 A.M. Tapes101 - 103

 

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

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

Shauna Parker, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† SB 700A - Public Hearing

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† HB 3088A - Public Hearing

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† HB 3437A - Public Hearing and Work Session

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† HB 3294 - 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

101A

003

Chair Rosenbaum opens the meeting at 8:09 a.m.

SB 700A - PUBLIC HEARING

 

008

Sen. Rod Monroe, State Senator, Senate District #24

 

054

Sen. Frank Morse, State Senator, Senate District #8

 

084

Sen. Monroe

 

098

Sen. Morse

 

123

Rep. Berger

 

137

Sen. Monroe

 

153

Rep. Berger

 

158

Sen. Morse

 

164

Chair Rosenbaum

 

173

Kappy Eaton, Governance Coordinator, League of Women Voters (EXHIBIT A)

101A

213

Mark Nelson, Lobbyist, Oregon Judges Association

 

233

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3088A - PUBLIC HEARING

 

260

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT B & C)

 

278

Chair Rosenbaum

 

287

Lynn-Marie Crider, Public Policy Specialist, SEIU Local 49 (EXHIBIT D)

102A

091

Rep. Buckley

 

095

Crider

 

104

Rep. Buckley

 

108

Crider

 

114

Rep. Hunt

 

130

Crider

 

139

Chair Rosenbaum

 

144

Crider

 

155

Chair Rosenbaum

 

164

John Lee, Senior Advisor, Providence Health System (EXHIBIT E)

 

200

Bruce Bishop, State Legislative Director, Oregon Association of Health Plans and Hospitals

 

278

Chair Rosenbaum

 

283

Lee

 

321

Rep. Buckley

 

330

Lee

 

350

Rep. Buckley

 

357

Bishop

 

399

Rep. Buckley

 

402

Bishop

 

405

Chair Rosenbaum

 

414

Lee

 

425

Chair Rosenbaum

 

428

Lee

 

430

Bishop

101B

013

Lee

 

016

Rep. Roblan

 

020

Lee

 

040

Bishop

 

051

Rep. Roblan

 

057

Lee

 

064

Bishop

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

 

 

Aimee Wilson, Lobbyist, SEIU Local 503 (EXHIBIT F)

 

 

Rev. Anne Bartlett, Rector, Trinity Episcopal Church (EXHIBIT G)

 

 

Beth Anne Darby, Government Relations Consultant, Oregon Education Association (EXHIBIT H)

101B

077

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3437A - PUBLIC HEARING

 

087

Jim Stembridge, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT I)

 

106

Chair Rosenbaum

 

109

Rep Roblan

 

149

Nicole Paquette, Director of Legal and Government Affairs, Animal Protection Institute (EXHIBIT J)

 

205

Chair Rosenbaum

 

209

Chelsea Johnson, Manager of Operations, Chimps, Inc.

 

271

Tony Vecchio, Director, Oregon Zoo

 

373

Chair Rosenbaum

 

375

Vecchio

 

381

Rep. Thatcher

 

389

Paquette

 

416

Rep. Thatcher

 

421

Paquette

 

430

Rep. Thatcher

 

444

Paquette

102B

020

Chair Rosenbaum

 

026

Mike Daly

 

078

Steven Belknap, Owner, Rock Creek Exotic Animals (EXHIBIT K)

 

103

Molly Schaefer, Citizen, Woodburn

 

139

Rep. Buckley

 

142

Belknap

 

144

Chair Rosenbaum

 

152

Kelly Peterson, Oregon Program Manager, Humane Society of the United States (EXHIBIT L)

 

173

Glenn Kolb, Executive Director, Oregon Veterinary Medical Association (EXHIBIT M)

 

181

Susan Mentley, Director, Oregon Humane Society (EXHIBIT N)

 

229

Rep. Hunt

 

241

Mentley

 

248

Peterson

 

254

Chair Rosenbaum

102B

260

Peterson

 

265

Chair Rosenbaum

 

267

Rep. Thatcher

 

272

Peterson

 

282

Chair Rosenbaum

 

288

Mary Esther Hart, Owner, Hartís Reptile World

 

344

Melinda Rayden, Representative, Hartís Reptile World

 

380

Rep. Berger

 

382

Hart

 

411

Rep. Roblan

 

413

Hart

 

433

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3437A - WORK SESSION

 

438

MOTION:Rep. Berger moves to ADOPT HB 3437A-A9 amendments dated 5/25/07.

 

445

VOTE:6-0-1

EXCUSED:1 - Buckley

 

 

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

 

446

MOTION:Rep. Berger moves HB 3437A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

453

Rep. Thatcher

103A

015

Rep. Roblan

 

026

VOTE:5-1-1

AYE:†† ††††††††††††5 - Berger, Esquivel, Hunt, Roblan, Rosenbaum

NAY:†††††††††††††† 1 - Thatcher

EXCUSED:†††† 1 - Buckley

 

 

Chair Rosenbaum declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BOQUIST will lead discussion on the floor.

 

029

Chair Rosenbaum

HB 3294 - WORK SESSION

 

033

Rep. Hunt (EXHIBIT O)

 

079

Chair Rosenbaum

 

085

Paula Brown, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Veteransí Affairs (EXHIBIT P)

 

112

Mac MacDonald, Representative, United Veteransí of Oregon (EXHIBIT Q)

 

168

Chair Rosenbaum

 

170

MacDonald

 

182

Staryl Austin, Member, Governorís Advisory Committee of Veteransí Affairs

 

198

Rep. Hunt

103A

204

Brown

 

208

Rep. Hunt

 

211

Brown

 

222

Rep. Hunt

 

235

Brown

 

243

Rep. Hunt

 

249

MacDonald

 

260

Rep. Hunt

 

262

Brown

 

274

MacDonald

 

279

Chair Rosenbaum

 

281

Rep. Berger

 

283

MacDonald

 

286

Rep. Berger

 

290

MacDonald

 

294

Chair Rosenbaum

 

306

Rep. Thatcher

 

312

MacDonald

 

330

Chair Rosenbaum

 

337

Chair Rosenbaum adjourns the meeting at 10:28 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 700A, written testimony, Kappy Eaton, 1 p
  2. HB 3088A, written testimony of Betty McChesney Haus, staff, 1 p
  3. HB 3088A, written testimony of Ray Fields, staff, 3 pp
  4. HB 3088A, written testimony, Lynn-Marie Crider, 17 pp
  5. HB 3088A, Letter from Richard Cagen, John Lee, 2 pp
  6. HB 3088A, written testimony, Aimee Wilson, 1 p
  7. HB 3088A, written testimony, Anne Bartlett, 1 p
  8. HB 3088A, written testimony of Beth Anne Darby, Aimee Wilson, 1 p
  9. HB 3437A, -A9 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  10. HB 3437A, Informational Packet, Nicole Paquette, 8 pp
  11. HB 3437A, written testimony, Steven Belknap, 1 p
  12. HB 3437A, written testimony, Kathy Peterson, 7 pp
  13. HB 3437A, written testimony, Glenn Kolb, 1 p
  14. HB 3437A, written testimony, Susan Mentley, 3 pp
  15. HB 3437A, written testimony, Mary Esther Hart, 2 pp
  16. HB 3294, -8 amendments, Rep. Dave Hunt, 10 pp
  17. HB 3294, written testimony, Paula Brown, 3 pp
  18. HB 3294, Suggested Amendments, Mac MacDonald, 2 pp