HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

TAPE LOG

 

March 12, 2007   Hearing Room C

1:00 P.M.  Tapes 49 - 50

 

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

 

VISITING MEMBER:                 Rep. Brian Clem

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator

Ian Tolleson, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                HB 2294 – Work Session

                                                Informational Meeting

                                                            Overview of Oregon Ground Water Management

 

 

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

49A

003

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

HB 2294 – WORK SESSION

 

007

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

010

Chair Dingfelder

 

014

Roy Elicker, Director, Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife

 

025

Chair Dingfelder

 

030

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT HB 2294-2 amendments dated 3/9/07.

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

031

Chair Dingfelder

 

034

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves B  2294 to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - G. Smith

49A

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

036

Chair Dingfelder

OVERVIEW OF OREGON GROUND WATER MANAGEMENT – INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

059

Debbie Colbert, Senior Policy Coordinator, Oregon Water Resources Department (OWRD) (EXHIBIT B)

 

078

Chair Dingfelder

 

080

Colbert

 

088

Doug Woodcock, Ground Water Section Manager, OWRD

 

116

Chair Dingfelder

 

119

Woodcock

 

120

Colbert

 

122

Woodcock

 

161

Chair Dingfelder

 

162

Woodcock

 

177

Chair Dingfelder

 

180

Woodcock

 

191

Chair Dingfelder

 

193

Woodcock

 

202

Rep. G. Smith

 

213

Woodcock

 

228

Colbert

 

230

Rep. Cannon

 

241

Woodcock

 

282

Rep. Cannon

 

289

Woodcock

 

298

Rep. Macpherson

 

308

Woodcock

 

347

Rep. Macpherson

 

350

Woodcock

 

374

Rep. Clem

 

375

Chair Dingfelder

 

390

Todd Jarvis, Assistant Professor of Water Resources Graduate Program, Oregon State University (EXHIBIT C)

 

405

Chair Dingfelder

 

425

Jarvis

50A

122

Chair Dingfelder

 

124

Rep. Burley

 

129

Jarvis

50A

149

Chair Dingfelder

 

150

Rep. Burley

 

154

Woodcock

 

164

Chair Dingfelder

 

167

Woodcock

 

172

Rep. Cannon

 

175

Jarvis

 

177

Rep. Cannon

 

180

Jarvis

 

183

Rep. Cannon

 

185

Rep. Clem

 

191

Jarvis

 

193

Rep. Clem

 

194

Woodcock

 

209

Chair Dingfelder

 

210

Rep. Macpherson

 

215

Woodcock

 

226

Chair Dingfelder

 

231

Rep. Jenson

 

234

Woodcock

 

237

Rep. Jenson

 

242

Woodcock

 

246

Rep. Jenson

 

250

Woodcock

 

252

Chair Dingfelder

 

260

Dennis Doherty, Commissioner, Umatilla County  (EXHIBITS D & E)

 

367

Chair Dingfelder

 

370

Rep. Jenson

 

398

Chair Dingfelder

 

430

Katie Fast, Associate Director of Government Affairs, Oregon Farm Bureau Federation (EXHIBIT F)

49B

018

Chair Dingfelder

 

019

Jeff Stone, Director of Governmental Relations, Oregon Association of Nurseries (EXHIBIT G)

 

054

Chair Dingfelder

 

059

Fast

 

067

Chair Dingfelder

 

078

Amanda Rich, Representative, Oregon Association of Water Utilities

49B

130

Chair Dingfelder

 

133

Rich

 

137

John DeVoe, Executive Director, WaterWatch of Oregon (EXHIBIT H)

 

317

Chair Dingfelder

 

318

Rep. G. Smith

 

328

DeVoe

 

357

Chair Dingfelder

 

375

Rep. G. Smith

 

412

DeVoe

 

414

Rep. Jenson

 

415

Chair Dingfelder

 

431

Jerry Schmidt, Representative, Oregon Groundwater Association (EXHIBIT I)

50B

045

Chair Dingfelder

 

052

Schmidt

 

053

Chair Dingfelder

 

054

Schmidt

 

107

Chair Dingfelder

 

111

Harlan Levy, Government Affairs Director, Oregon Association of Realtors (EXHIBIT J)

 

170

Chair Dingfelder

 

171

Jim Welsh, Representative, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association

 

200

Chair Dingfelder

 

201

Rep. Cannon

 

210

Schmidt

 

219

Rep. Cannon

 

223

Chair Dingfelder

 

224

Rep. Beyer

 

230

Levy

 

247

Chair Dingfelder

 

249

Rep. Burley

 

251

Chair Dingfelder

 

261

Rep. Burley

 

272

Woodcock

 

276

Rep. Burley

 

282

Woodcock

 

314

Chair Dingfelder

 

315

Colbert

50B

327

Chair Dingfelder adjourns meeting at 3:01 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2294, -2 amendments, staff, 3 pp
  2. Ground Water Overview, Power Point presentation, Debbie Colbert, 8 pp
  3. Ground Water Overview, Power Point presentation, Todd Jarvis, 11 pp
  4. Ground Water Overview, written testimony, Dennis Doherty, 3 pp
  5. Ground Water Overview, written testimony, Dennis Doherty, 3 pp
  6. Ground Water Overview, written testimony of Bobby Green Sr., Dennis Doherty 1 p
  7. Ground Water Overview, written testimony, Katie Fast, 4 pp
  8. Ground Water Overview, written testimony, Jeff Stone, 2 pp
  9. Ground Water Overview, written testimony, John DeVoe, 7 pp
  10. Ground Water Overview, informational packet, Jerry Schmidt, 15 pp
  11. Ground Water Overview, written testimony, Harlan Levy, 2 pp