HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

TAPE LOG

 

April 30, 2007 Hearing Room C

1:00 P.M.  Tapes 92 - 95

 

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

                                                Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

Ian Tolleson, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                SB 838A – Work Session

                                                HB 3543 – Work Session

                                                HB 3500 – Work Session

                                                HB 2564 – Work Session

                                                HB 3203 – Work Session

                                                HB 2566 – 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

92A

 

Chair Dingfelder calls the meeting to order at 1:13 p.m.

SB 838 – WORK SESSION

 

012

Dave Heynderickx, Special Counsel, Legislative Counsel (EXHIBIT A)

 

046

Chair Dingfelder

 

048

Heynderickx

 

058

Rep. Burley

 

065

Heynderickx

 

075

Rep. Burley

 

088

Heynderickx

 

096

Rep. Cannon

 

097

Heynderickx

92A

099

Rep. Cannon

 

101

Heynderickx

 

116

Rep. Cannon

 

121

Heynderickx

 

162

Rep. Cannon

 

166

Heynderickx

 

178

Rep. Burley

 

180

Heynderickx

 

212

Chair Dingfelder

 

215

Heynderickx

 

273

Chair Dingfelder

 

276

Heynderickx

 

336

Chair Dingfelder

 

337

Heynderickx

 

379

Chair Dingfelder

 

392

Lee Sparling, Utility Program Director, Public Utility Commission

 

425

Chair Dingfelder

 

432

Sparling

 

470

Rep. Burley

93A

018

Sparling

 

030

Chair Dingfelder

 

032

MOTION:  Rep. Burley moves to ADOPT SB 838A-30 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

050

Rep. Cannon

 

057

Rep. Macpherson

 

061

Chair Dingfelder

 

071

VOTE:  3-4-0

AYE:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

NAY:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion FAILED.

 

073

MOTION:  Rep. Burley moves to ADOPT SB 838A-41 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

097

Rep. Macpherson

 

108

Chair Dingfelder

 

111

VOTE:  3-4-0

AYE:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

NAY:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion FAILED.

 

114

MOTION:  Rep. Burley moves to ADOPT SB 838A-59 amendments dated 4/27/07.

 

117

Chair Dingfelder

93A

122

VOTE:  3-4-0

AYE:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

NAY:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion FAILED.

 

125

MOTION:  Rep. Burley moves to ADOPT SB 838A-60 amendments dated 4/27/07.

 

142

VOTE:  3-4-0

AYE:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

NAY:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion FAILED.

 

145

Chair Dingfelder

 

147

MOTION:  Rep. Burley moves to ADOPT SB 838A-19 amendments dated 4/16/07.

 

174

Rep. Macpherson

 

190

Rep. Jenson

 

200

VOTE:  3-4-0

AYE:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

NAY:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion FAILED.

 

206

Chair Dingfelder

 

208

Rep. Burley

 

214

Chair Dingfelder

 

215

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT SB 838A-43 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

217

Chair Dingfelder

 

220

Rep. Cannon

 

225

VOTE:  7-0-0

AYE:               7 - Beyer, Burley, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

229

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT SB 838-44 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

230

Chair Dingfelder

 

234

Rep. G. Smith

 

236

Rep. Burley

 

259

Chair Dingfelder

 

164

VOTE:  7-0-0

AYE:               7 - Beyer, Burley, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

266

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT SB 838A-46 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

267

Chair Dingfelder

 

269

Rep. Cannon

93A

274

Chair Dingfelder

 

283

VOTE:  7-0-0

AYE:               7 - Beyer, Burley, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

286

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT SB 838A-48 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

287

Chair Dingfelder

 

288

Rep. Cannon

 

292

Chair Dingfelder

 

297

VOTE:  7-0-0

AYE:               7 - Beyer, Burley, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

299

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT SB 838A-53 amendments dated 4/26/07.

 

302

Chair Dingfelder

 

307

Heynderickx

 

318

Chair Dingfelder

 

322

Heynderickx

 

325

VOTE:  6-1-0

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

NAY:               1 - Burley

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

329

Chair Dingfelder

 

338

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT SB 838A-63 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

339

Chair Dingfelder

 

340

Rep. Cannon

 

358

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

360

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves SB 838A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

362

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

 

Pat Larson, Union County Cattlemen (EXHIBIT B)

 

365

Chair Dingfelder

HB 3543 – WORK SESSION

 

410

David Van’t Hof, Sustainability Policy Advisor, Governor’s Office (EXHIBIT C)

92B

026

Chair Dingfelder

 

027

Rep. Burley

 

031

Van’t Hof

 

039

Rep. G. Smith

 

041

Van’t Hof

 

050

Rep. G. Smith

 

058

Van’t Hof

 

065

Rep. Burley

 

070

Van’t Hof

 

081

Chair Dingfelder

 

086

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT HB 3543-2 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

088

Chair Dingfelder

 

089

Rep. G. Smith

 

094

Rep. Burley

 

106

Chair Dingfelder

 

128

VOTE:  5-2-0

AYE:               5 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

NAY:               2 - Burley, Jenson

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

134

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves HB 3543 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on  Ways & Means BE RESCINDED.

 

136

Chair Dingfelder

 

139

Rep. Cannon

 

151

Rep. Jenson

 

206

Rep. G. Smith

 

226

Rep. Cannon

 

251

Rep. Jenson

 

278

Chair Dingfelder

 

298

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

305

Rep. Jenson

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

 

 

Mike Gaudern, Oregon Small Woodlands Association (EXHIBIT D)

 

309

Chair Dingfelder

HB 3500 – WORK SESSION

92B

323

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves HB 3500 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

325

Chair Dingfelder

 

327

VOTE:  5-1-1

AYE:               5 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Smith G., Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Jenson

EXCUSED:     1 - Burley

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

342

Rep. Jenson

HB 2564 – WORK SESSION

 

352

Chair Dingfelder

 

364

Tom Quintal, citizen

 

445

Chair Dingfelder

93B

009

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

 

048

Chair Dingfelder

 

049

Rep. Jenson

 

099

Chair Dingfelder

 

103

Debbie Colbert, Senior Policy Coordinator, Oregon Water Resources Department

 

112

Chair Dingfelder

 

121

Melissa Leoni, Senior Policy Coordinator, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board

 

127

Rep. Jenson

 

139

Chair Dingfelder

 

142

Rep. Jenson

 

147

Chair Dingfelder

 

150

Rep. Cannon

 

156

Colbert

 

160

Rep. Cannon

 

163

Colbert

 

171

Chair Dingfelder

 

172

MOTION:  Rep. Jenson moves to ADOPT HB 2564-4 amendments dated 4/30/07 and that the measure be FURTHER AMENDED on page 2, line 3, by changing "shall" to "may".

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

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

 

176

Rep. Macpherson

 

 

 

93B

181

MOTION:  Rep. Jenson moves HB 2564 with the concept ional amendment to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  6-1-0

AYE:               6 - Beyer, Burley, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

184

Chair Dingfelder

 

196

MOTION:  Rep. Jenson moves HB 2564 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference..

 

196

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

 

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT F)

 

217

Chair Dingfelder recesses the meeting at 3:02 pm

94A

001

Chair Dingfelder reconvenes the meeting at 5:19 pm

HB 3203 – WORK SESSION

 

005

Cat McGinnis, Committee Administrator

 

008

Chair Dingfelder

 

011

Willie Tiffany, Senior Associate, League of Oregon Cities (EXHIBIT G)

 

103

Kimberley Priestley, Assistant Director, WaterWatch of Oregon

 

106

Chair Dingfelder

 

108

Tiffany

 

119

Rep. Burley

 

129

Tiffany

 

147

Presley

 

157

Rep. Burley

 

169

Tiffany

 

181

Chair Dingfelder

 

184

Tiffany

 

196

Rep. Jenson

 

207

Chair Dingfelder

 

210

Tiffany

 

217

Chair Dingfelder

 

219

Debbie Colbert, Senior Policy Coordinator, Oregon Water Resources Department

 

225

Chair Dingfelder

 

229

Rep. Jenson

 

242

Chair Dingfelder

 

250

Rep. Jenson

 

254

Chair Dingfelder

 

255

Rep. Burley

HB 2566 – WORK SESSION

94A

262

Chair Dingfelder

 

268

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves to ADOPT HB 2566-2 amendments dated 4/27/07.

 

271

Chair Dingfelder

 

273

Rep. Macpherson

 

292

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

307

MOTION:  Rep. Burley moves to ADOPT HB 2566-3 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

308

Chair Dingfelder

 

310

Rep. Burley

 

312

Chair Dingfelder

 

314

Richard Kosesan, Representative, Water for Life (EXHIBIT H)

 

330

Chair Dingfelder

 

338

Kosesan

 

360

Chair Dingfelder

 

375

Rep. Burley

 

386

Chair Dingfelder

 

410

Rep. Cannon

 

415

Chair Dingfelder

 

418

MOTION:  Rep. Dingfelder moves to AMEND the motion to ADOPT HB 2566-3 amendments dated 4/30/07 by FURTHER AMENDING the -3 amendments on page 1, line 1&2, by deleting "On page 1 of the printed bill, line 2, delete "amending ORS 537.545;". Delete lines 4 through 31 and delete page 2 and insert:" and by inserting "the -3 amendments between sections 4 & 5 of the -2 amendments with the exception of the emergency clause."

 

459

Chair Dingfelder

 

464

Rep. Cannon

 

477

Chair Dingfelder

95A

011

Rep. Jenson

 

019

Chair Dingfelder

 

025

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

031

Chair Dingfelder

 

033

Rep. Jenson

 

041

Rep. Macpherson

95A

045

Chair Dingfelder

 

046

MOTION:  Rep. Macpherson moves to ADOPT HB 2566-3 conceptional amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

048

Chair Dingfelder

 

049

Rep. Jenson

 

053

Rep. Macpherson

 

054

Chair Dingfelder

 

058

VOTE:  5-2-0

AYE:               5 - Beyer, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               2 - Burley, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

060

MOTION:  Rep. Cannon moves HB 2566 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

063

Chair Dingfelder

 

066

Rep. Burley

 

080

Chair Dingfelder

 

081

Rep. Jenson

 

097

Rep. Beyer

 

106

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               3 - Burley, Jenson, Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

 

114

Chair Dingfelder adjourns meeting at 5:58 pm

 

130

MOTION:  Rep. Dingfelder moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose to re-open the committee meeting and to reopen the work session on HB 3203.

 

 

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. G. Smith

 

 

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

 

131

Chair Dingfelder reconvenes work session on HB 3203

HB 3203 – WORK SESSION

 

142

Willie Tiffany, Senior Associate, League of Oregon Cities (EXHIBIT I)

 

164

Chair Dingfelder

 

165

MOTION:  Rep. Macpherson moves to ADOPT HB 3203-1 amendments dated 4/30/07 and that the measure be FURTHER AMENDED on page 2, by inserting "the changes on the hand engrossed version 2 of the -1 amendments".

 

169

VOTE:  5-1-1

AYE:               5 - Beyer, Cannon, Jenson, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               1 - Burley

EXCUSED:     1 - Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder declares the motion CARRIED.

95A

174

MOTION:  Rep. Macpherson moves HB 3203 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference..

 

176

Chair Dingfelder

 

180

Rep. Jenson

 

188

Chair Dingfelder

 

198

Tiffany

 

201

Rep. Burley

 

214

Chair Dingfelder

 

216

Tiffany

 

228

Rep. Burley

 

235

Rep. Macpherson

 

239

Tiffany

 

246

Chair Dingfelder

 

252

VOTE:  4-2-1

AYE:               4 - Beyer, Cannon, Macpherson, Dingfelder

NAY:               2 - Burley, Jenson

EXCUSED:     1 - Smith G.

 

 

Chair Dingfelder, declares the motion CARRIES.

 

259

Chair Dingfelder adjourns meeting at 6:15 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 838A, amendment packet, Dave Heynderickx, 23 pp
  2. SB 838A, written testimony, Pat Larson, 1 p
  3. HB 3543, -2 amendments, David Van’t Hof, 11 pp
  4. HB 3543, written testimony, Mike Gaudern, 5 pp
  5. HB 2564, -4 amendments, staff, 6 pp
  6. HB 2564, written testimony, staff, 16 pp
  7. HB 3203, -1 amendments, Willie Tiffany, 3 pp
  8. HB 2566, -3 amendments, Richard Kosesan, 3 pp
  9. HB 3203, -2 amendments, Willie Tiffany, 2 pp