HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

 

 

February 26, 2007   Hearing Room C

1:00 P.M.  Tapes 38 - 39

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Jackie Dingfelder, Chair

Rep. Chuck Burley, Vice-Chair

Rep. Ben Cannon, Vice-Chair

Rep. E. Terry Beyer

Rep. Bob Jenson

Rep. Greg Macpherson

Rep. Greg Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator

Ian Tolleson, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                Introduction of Committee Measures – Work Session

                                                HB 2105 – Work Session

                                                HB 2106 – Work Session

                                                HB 2172 – Public Hearing

 

 

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TAPE #

AND SIDE

COUNTER

NUMBER

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

38A

003

Chair Dingfelder calls meeting to order at 1:06 p.m.

INTRODUCTION OF COMMITTEE MEASURES – WORK SESSION

 

019

Rep. Cannon (EXHIBITS A & B)

 

021

Rep. Dingfelder

HB 2105 – WORK SESSION

 

029

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT C)

 

036

Chair Dingfelder

 

038

Louise Solliday, Director, Department of State Lands

 

074

Chair Dingfelder

 

075

Rep. Burley

 

084

Solliday

 

090

Rep. Burley

 

098

Chair Dingfelder

 

099

Rep. Macpherson

38A

107

Chair Dingfelder

 

113

Solliday

 

116

Chair Dingfelder

 

119

Solliday

 

129

Chair Dingfelder

 

130

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT HB 2105-2 amendments dated 2/21/07.

 

131

VOTE:  6-1-0

AYE:               5 – Beyer, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Burley

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

133

Rep. Burley

 

138

Chair Dingfelder

 

144

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves HB 2105 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

145

VOTE:  6-1-0

AYE:               5 – Beyer, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Burley

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

150

Chair Dingfelder

HB 2106 – WORK SESSION

 

159

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

165

Chair Dingfelder

 

166

Louise Solliday, Director, Department of State Lands

 

175

Rep. Burley

 

184

Chair Dingfelder

 

186

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT HB 2106-3 amendments dated 2/21/07.

 

187

VOTE:  6-1-0

AYE:               6 - Beyer, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Burley

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

188

Chair Dingfelder

 

195

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves HB 2106 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

 

VOTE:  6-1-0

AYE:               6 - Beyer, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Burley

38A

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

198

Chair Dingfelder

HB 2172 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

214

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator

 

221

Chair Dingfelder

 

239

David Van’t Hof, Sustainability Advisor, Governor’s Office

 

277

Chair Dingfelder

 

280

Van’t Hof

 

284

Chair Dingfelder

 

284

Andy Ginsburg, Air Quality Administrator, Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBIT E)

 

434

Chair Dingfelder

 

436

Rep. Cannon

 

446

Ginsburg

 

463

Rep. Cannon

 

470

Ginsburg

39A

013

Rep. Cannon

 

014

Chair Dingfelder

 

015

Rep. Burley

 

020

Ginsburg

 

021

Chair Dingfelder

 

022

Rep. G. Smith

 

024

Ginsburg

 

029

Rep. G. Smith

 

032

Ginsburg

 

038

Rep. G. Smith

 

041

Ginsburg

 

052

Rep. G. Smith

 

055

Ginsburg

 

060

Chair Dingfelder

 

066

Rep. G. Smith

 

067

Ginsburg

 

075

Rep. G. Smith

 

076

Ginsburg

 

078

Chair Dingfelder

 

079

Rep. Burley

 

083

Ginsburg

 

088

Chair Dingfelder

39A

098

Rep. Tobias Reid, State Representative, House District #27 (EXHIBITS F & G)

 

148

Chair Dingfelder

 

160

Sue Fratt, CEO, American Lung Association of Oregon

 

226

Chair Dingfelder

 

228

Lindsey Capps, Legislative Director, Oregon Environmental Council (EXHIBIT H)

 

285

Ralph Groener, Political Coordinator, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3336 (EXHIBIT I)

 

397

Chair Dingfelder

 

403

Kevin Downing, President, AFSCME Local 3336 (EXHIBIT J)

 

459

Chair Dingfelder

 

476

Downing

38B

017

Chair Dingfelder

 

019

Downing

 

020

Rep. G. Smith

 

027

Chair Dingfelder

 

028

Rep. G. Smith

 

029

Chair Dingfelder

 

043

Bob Russell, President, Oregon Trucking Association (EXHIBIT K)

 

140

Chair Dingfelder

 

142

Holly Sears, Governmental Affairs Coordinator, Oregon Recycle and Refuse Association (ORRA)

 

209

Rep. Cannon

 

210

Greg Miller, Government Relations Specialist, Associated General Contractors

 

277

Rep. Cannon

 

292

Sharon Banks, CEO, Cascade Sierra Solutions (EXHIBIT L)

 

366

Andrew Johnson, Vice President of Industrial Sales, Cummings Northwest (EXHIBIT M)

 

447

Chair Dingfelder

 

449

Rep. Cannon

 

461

Banks

 

468

Rep. Cannon

39B

014

Banks

 

018

Chair Dingfelder

 

019

Rep. Burley

 

022

Johnson

 

036

Rep. Burley

39B

042

Johnson

 

052

Chair Dingfelder

 

056

Jeff  Harris, General Manager of Operations, Harco Manufacturing Co. (EXHIBIT N)

 

083

Joseph Harkess, Head of Engineering, Harco Manufacturing Co.

 

103

Chair Dingfelder

 

104

Harkess

 

105

Chair Dingfelder

 

107

Harkess

 

108

Chair Dingfelder

 

113

John Pearson, Treasurer, Oregon Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility

 

168

Chair Dingfelder

 

179

Kerry Bryant, Lead Mechanic, Central School District 13J

 

218

Chair Dingfelder

 

221

Katie Fast, Associate Director of Government Affairs, Oregon Farm Bureau Federation

 

238

Mari Anne Gest, Representative, Oregon School Employees Association

 

253

Chair Dingfelder

 

254

Gest

 

293

Chair Dingfelder

 

295

Gest

 

300

Chair Dingfelder

 

302

Gest

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Alex Cuyler, Legislative Analyst, City of Eugene (EXHIBIT P)

 

304

Chair Dingfelder adjourns meeting at 2:58 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 2567, staff, 6 pp
  2. Introduction of Committee Bills, LC 3402, staff, 2 pp
  3. HB 2105, -2 amendments, staff, 3 pp
  4. HB 2106, -3 amendments, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 2172, written testimony, Andy Ginsburg, 8 pp
  6. HB 2172, fact sheet, Rep. Tobias Reid, 2 pp
  7. HB 2172, written testimony, Rep. Tobias Reid, 1 p
  8. HB 2172, written testimony, Lindsey Capps, 2 pp
  9. HB 2172, fact sheet, Ralph Groener, 10 pp
  10. HB 2172, written testimony, Kevin Downing, 2 pp
  11. HB 2172, written testimony, Bob Russell, 2 pp
  12. HB 2172, Cascade Sierra Solutions brochure, Sharon Banks, 4 pp
  13. HB 2172, Cummins 2007 Emission report, Andrew Johnson, 31 pp
  14. HB 2172, Harco Emission Control report, Jeff Harris, 10 pp
  15. HB 2172, written testimony, Mari Anne Gest, 3 pp
  16. HB 2172, written testimony, Alex Cuyler, 1 p