PUBLIC HEARING and WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #28 AND 29

 

HB 2239, 2155, 2237, 2234. HB 2229, 2236 not heard.

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

FEBRUARY 6, 2007, 1:00 P.M.

Hearing Room A State Capitol Building

 

Members Present: Rep. Phil Barnhart Chair

Rep. Tom Butler, Vice Chair

Rep. Tobias Read, Vice Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Scott Bruun

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Andy Olson

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

Rep. Brad Witt

 

Witnesses: John Phillips, Oregon Department of Revenue

Val Conley, Administrator of Veterans Services Division, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

Steve Schlagen, Program Director, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

Mac MacDonald. United Veterans of Oregon

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 28, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:07 P.M.

005

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2239.

007

Mary Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

019

John Phillips

John Phillips, Department of Revenue (Exhibit A)

138

Rep. Berger

 

142

Phillips

 

146

Chair Barnhart

 

148

Phillips

 

190

Vice Chair Butler

 

195

Phillips

 

213

Vice Chair Butler

 

219

Phillips

 

223

Vice Chair Butler

 

226

Phillips

 

227

Chair Barnhart

 

229

Phillips

 

230

Vice Chair Butler

 

231

Phillips

 

238

Chair Barnhart

 

242

Phillips

 

258

Vice Chair Butler

 

267

Phillips

 

271

Vice Chair Butler

 

281

Phillips

 

284

Vice Chair Butler

 

285

Phillips

 

299

Vice Chair Butler

 

302

Phillips

 

345

Vice Chair Butler

 

348

Phillips

 

354

Chair Barnhart

 

357

Phillips

 

360

Chair Barnhart

 

366

Phillips

 

391

Chair Barnhart

 

398

Phillips

 

409

Chair Barnhart

 

416

Phillips

 

446

Chair Barnhart

 

453

Phillips

 

457

Vice Chair Butler

 

467

Phillips

 

 

TAPE 29, SIDE A

024

Phillips

 

026

Vice Chair Butler

 

028

Chair Barnhart

 

030

Phillips

 

050

Vice Chair Butler

 

051

Chair Barnhart

 

067

Phillips

Exhibit B.

069

Chair Barnhart

 

076

Phillips

 

077

Rep. Berger

 

082

Chair Barnhart

 

084

Phillips

 

085

Chair Barnhart

 

090

Phillips

 

121

Chair Barnhart

 

123

Phillips

 

154

Vice Chair Butler

 

158

Phillips

 

163

Chair Barnhart

Referred to Exhibit C.

185

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2239.

193

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2234.

195

Ayala

Exhibits D. E., and F.

205

Chair Barnhart

 

208

Vice Chair Butler

MOTION: MOVES HB 2234 TO THE FLOOR WITH DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

212

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: THERE BEING NO OBJECTION THE CHAIR SO ORDERS. MOTION PASSES 8-0-1. VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, BUTLER, GELSER, OLSON, READ, WITT, BARNHART. EXCUSED: ROSENBAUM.

223

Chair Barnhart

 

227

Vice Chair Butler

MOTION MOVES THAT HB 2234 BE PLACED ON THE CONSENT CALENDAR.

228

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: HEARING NO OBJECTION, SO ORDERED.

230

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2234.

232

Chair Barnhart

 

240

Vice Chair Read

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2155.

242

Ayala

 

253

Vice Chair Read

 

257

Val Conley

Val Conley, Administrator of Veterans Services Division, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs (Exhibit G)

310

Rep. Bruun

 

320

Conley

 

337

Rep. Bruun

 

346

Steve Schlagen

Steve Schlagen. Program Director, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

367

Vice Chair Butler

 

372

Conley

 

374

Schlagen

 

376

Vice Chair Butler

 

428

Conley

 

441

Vice Chair Butler

 

454

Schlagen

 

456

Vice Chair Butler

 

459

Schlagen

 

465

Vice Chair Butler

 

489

Vice Chair Read

 

 

TAPE 28, SIDE B

023

Vice Chair Read

 

028

Mac MacDonald

Mac MacDonald. United Veterans of Oregon

048

Vice Chair Butler

 

066

Rep. Berger

 

077

MacDonald

 

095

Vice Chair Read

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2155.

098

Vice Chair Read

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2237.

100

Ayala

 

116

Vice Chair Read

 

119

Phillips

Exhibit H.

153

Rep. Berger

 

156

Phillips

 

178

Vice Chair Butler

 

201

Phillips

 

219

Vice Chair Butler

 

260

Vice Chair Read

 

263

Vice Chair Butler

 

278

Vice Chair Read

 

279

Phillips

 

291

Rep. Berger

 

295

Vice Chair Butler

 

305

Rep. Berger

 

317

Rep. Witt

 

323

Vice Chair Butler

 

358

Rep. Witt

 

363

Phillips

 

376

Vice Chair Read

 

383

MacDonald

 

435

Vice Chair Read

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2237.

442

Vice Chair Read

Adjourns meeting at 2:28 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2239, Written testimony, John Phillips, 2/6/2007.
  2. HB 2239, Written testimony, John Phillips, 2/6/2007.
  3. HB 2239, Written testimony, Alex Cuyler, 2/6/2007.
  4. HB 2234, Staff measure summary, Ayala, 2/6/2007.
  5. HB 2234, Revenue impact statement, Ayala, 2/6/2007.
  6. HB 2234, Fiscal impact statement, Ayala, 2/6/2007.
  7. HB 2155, Written testimony, Val Conley, 2/6/2007.
  8. HB 2237, Written testimony, John Phillips, 2/6/2007.