HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

TAPE LOG

 

April 23, 2007 Hearing Room C

1:00 P.M.  Tapes 85 - 86

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Jackie Dingfelder, Chair

Rep. Ben Cannon, Vice-Chair

Rep. E. Terry Beyer

Rep. Bob Jenson

Rep. Greg Macpherson

Rep. Greg Smith

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:             Rep. Chuck Burley, Vice-Chair

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator

                                                Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator                                    

Ian Tolleson, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                HB 2876 – Public Hearing & Work Session

                                                HB 2564 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 3500 – 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

85A

003

Chair Dingfelder calls the meeting to order at 1:08 p.m.

HB 2876 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

008

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator

 

011

Chair Dingfelder

 

014

Rep. Brad Witt, State Representative, House District #31

 

038

Chair Dingfelder

 

041

Stephen Kafoury, Representative, Johnson Controls Inc.

 

089

Rep. G. Smith

 

099

Kafoury

 

105

Rep. G. Smith

 

106

Kafoury

 

108

Rep. G. Smith

 

115

Kafoury

 

121

Rep. G. Smith

85A

122

Kafoury

 

122

Chair Dingfelder

 

123

Rep. G. Smith

 

130

Chair Dingfelder

 

132

Rep. Cannon

 

133

Kafahry

 

135

Rep. Cannon

 

145

Kafahry

 

168

Chair Dingfelder

 

173

Betty Merrill, Schools Program Specialist, Oregon Department of Energy

 

187

Chair Dingfelder

 

196

Bob Shiprack, Executive Secretary, Oregon Building Trades Council

 

228

Rep. G. Smith

 

243

Merrill

 

246

Rep. G. Smith

 

248

Chair Dingfelder

 

255

Jeremiah Baumann, Environmental Advocate, Oregon State Public Interest Research Group (OSPIRG)

 

268

Jeff Bissonnette, Representative, Fair and Clean Energy Coalition

 

291

Rep. Cannon

 

296

Bissonnette

 

299

Chair Dingfelder

HB 2876 – WORK SESSION

 

304

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT HB 2876-1 amendments dated 4/18/07.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 – Burley

 

 

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

 

305

Chair Dingfelder

 

309

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves HB 2876 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Burley

 

 

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

 

311

Chair Dingfelder

HB 2564 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

337

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

374

Chair Dingfelder

85A

376

Rep. Jenson

 

423

Chair Dingfelder

 

438

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

 

477

Rep. Jenson

86A

017

Colbert

 

023

Rep. Jenson

 

029

Colbert

 

046

Rep. Jenson

 

062

Colbert

 

066

Rep. Jenson

 

070

Colbert

 

071

Rep. Jenson

 

084

Colbert

 

088

Rep. Jenson

 

098

Chair Dingfelder

 

100

Rep. Jenson

 

101

Colbert

 

110

Rep. Jenson

 

111

Colbert

 

112

Rep. Jenson

 

114

Colbert

 

115

Rep. Jenson

 

118

Chair Dingfelder

 

121

Colbert

 

127

Chair Dingfelder

 

133

Rep. Jenson

 

146

Colbert

 

148

Rep. Jenson

 

150

Colbert

 

152

Rep. Jenson

 

158

Chair Dingfelder

 

161

Colbert

 

167

Rep. Jenson

 

170

Chair Dingfelder

 

187

Anita Winkler, Executive Director, Oregon Water Resources Department

 

128

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

86A

262

Chair Dingfelder

 

264

Harlan Levy, Government Affairs Director, Oregon Association of Realtors

 

289

Chair Dingfelder

 

290

Rep. Jenson

 

299

Levy

 

307

Stone

 

318

Chair Dingfelder

 

322

Rep. Cannon

 

334

Stone

 

337

Chair Dingfelder

 

339

Levy

 

358

Chair Dingfelder

 

373

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

 

459

Chair Dingfelder

 

461

Jim Welsh, Representative, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association (EXHIBIT D)

85B

026

Richard Kosesan, Representative, Water for Life

 

049

Chair Dingfelder

 

054

Kimberley Priestley, Assistant Director, WaterWatch of Oregon

 

084

David Moskowitz, Representative, WaterWatch of Oregon

 

086

Rep. Jenson

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

 

 

Ralph Morgan, Citizen, Baker City (EXHIBIT E)

 

 

Curtis Martin, Co-Chair, Water Resources Committee, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association (EXHIBIT F)

 

 

Ken Holliday, Representative, Holliday Land & Livestock (EXHIBIT G)

 

 

Penelope French, Citizen, Pendleton (EXHIBIT H)

 

 

Paul Kovash, Farmer, Monmouth (EXHIBIT I)

 

 

Ken Holman, Farmer, Eastern Oregon (EXHIBIT J)

 

 

Tom Quintal, Citizen, Salem (EXHIBIT K)

 

 

Mark Dickman, Owner, Dickman Farms Inc. (EXHIBIT L)

 

093

Chair Dingfelder

HB 3500 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

095

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT M)

 

102

Chair Dingfelder

 

104

Lisa Addatto, Director, Oregon Business Association (OBA) (EXHIBIT N)

85B

185

John Ledger, Vice-President, Associated Oregon Industries

 

229

Lynn Lundquist, President, OBA

 

266

Chair Dingfelder

 

279

Ledger

 

291

Chair Dingfelder

 

292

Ledger

 

331

Addatto

 

342

Ledger

 

349

Chair Dingfelder

 

353

Ledger

 

375

Rep. Macpherson

 

390

Addatto

 

399

Rep. Macpherson

 

409

Addatto

 

413

Ledger

 

430

Chair Dingfelder

 

440

Robert Grott, Executive Director, Northwest Environmental Business Council (EXHIBIT O)

86A

046

Kathryn Van Natta, Lobbyist, Pulp & Paper Industry

 

065

Steve Gunther, Business Development Manager, Oil Re-Refining Company

 

092

Rep. G. Smith

 

096

Gunther

 

101

Rep. G. Smith

 

104

Gunther

 

105

Rep. G. Smith

 

110

Chair Dingfelder

 

112

Lundquist

 

115

Rep. G. Smith

 

116

Chair Dingfelder

 

120

Joan Snyder, Attorney, Portland (EXHIBIT P)

 

157

Chair Dingfelder

 

161

Liz Frenkel, Natural Resources Coordinator, League of Women Voters of Oregon (EXHIBIT Q)

 

214

Stephen Rogers, Vice-President, Lean Path, Inc.

 

274

Rep. Jenson

 

340

Chair Dingfelder

 

342

Rep. G. Smith

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

 

 

Bill Briggs, President & Owner, Oil Re-Refining Company (EXHIBIT R)

 

 

Steven Zika, Chief Executive Officer, Hampton Affiliates (EXHIBIT S)

86A

362

Chair Dingfelder adjourns meeting at 3:06 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2564, -2 amendments, staff, 8 pp
  2. HB 2564, prepared testimony, Debbie Colbert, 4 pp
  3. HB 2564, written testimony, Jeff Stone, 3 pp
  4. HB 2564, written testimony, Jim Welsh, 1 p
  5. HB 2564, written testimony, Ralph Morgan, 1 p
  6. HB 2564, written testimony, Curtis Martin, 1 p
  7. HB 2564, written testimony, Ken Holliday, 1 p
  8. HB 2564, written testimony, Penelope French, 1 p
  9. HB 2564, written testimony, Paul Kovash, 1 p
  10. HB 2564, written testimony, Ken Holman, 1 p
  11. HB 2564, written testimony, Tom Quintal, 1 p
  12. HB 2564, written testimony, Mark Dickman, 2 pp
  13. HB 3500, -1 amendments, staff, 37 pp
  14. HB 3500, prepared testimony, Lisa Addatto, 3 pp
  15. HB 3500, written testimony, Robert Grott, 2 pp
  16. HB 3500, written testimony, Joan Snyder, 2 pp
  17. HB 3500, written testimony, Liz Frenkel, 1 p
  18. HB 3500, written testimony, Bill Briggs, 1 p
  19. HB 3500, written testimony, Steven Zika, 1 p