PUBLIC HEARING: HB 2235

WORK SESSION: HB 2210-A

 

TAPE # 42A-B, 43A-B

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

FEBRUARY 15, 2007, 1:15 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 Present:                        Brian Doherty, Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA)

                        Tomas Endicott, SeQuential Biofuels LLC

                        Mike Noonan, Oregon Wheat Growers League

                        Karl Scronce, Oregon Wheat Growers League

                        Rob Douglas, Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA)

                        Kim Spaulding, OSCPA

                        Bruce Krohn, OSCPA

                        Robert Carus, OSCPA

                       

Staff Present:                        Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                        Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                        Barbara J. Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 42, SIDE A

004

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:20 P.M. Committee is still awaiting amendments for HB 2210-A.

 

 

 

WORK SESSION, HB 2210-A

017

Brian Doherty

Brian Doherty, Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA)See written testimony (Exhibit A) details four suggestions.

049

Chair Barnhart

 

050

Doherty

 

068

Sen. Bruun

 

074

Doherty

 

087

Rep. Berger

 

090

Chair Barnhart

 

096

Tomas Endicott

Tomas Endicott, SeQuential Biofuels LLC.  See written testimony (Exhibit B) in support of HB 2210.

249

Chair Barnhart

 

258

Vice Chair Butler

 

260

Endicott

 

283

Vice Chair Butler

 

289

Endicott

 

294

Vice Chair Butler

 

311

Chair Barnhart

 

317

Mike Noonan

President, Oregon Wheat Growers League. Testifies in favor of the bill. See written testimony (Exhibit C).

322

Chair Barnhart

 

325

Noonan

 

353

Chair Barnhart

 

365

Karl Scronce

Oregon Wheat Growers League. See written testimony in favor of the bill (Exhibit D).

424

Chair Barnhart

 

 

 

TAPE 43, SIDE A

017

Chair Barnhart

 

019

Vice Chair Butler

 

037

Scronce

 

049

Endicott

 

062

Vice Chair Butler

 

066

Chair Barnhart

Closes work session on HB 2210. Anticipates amendments on Monday, February 19.

PUBLIC HEARING, HB 2235

082

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office.  Gives overview of federal reconnect bill (Exhibits J and K).

111

Chair Barnhart

 

117

Rob Douglas

Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA).

140

Kim Spaulding

OSCPA. An Analysis of Changes in Federal Tax Laws for the Years 2005 and 2006 (Exhibit L). Begins “Recommendation A” read-through.

257

Chair Barnhart

 

260

Douglas

 

265

Spaulding

 

274

Chair Barnhart

 

278

Spaulding

 

280

Chair Barnhart

 

282

Vice Chair Butler

 

284

Chair Barnhart

 

291

Spaulding

 

319

Robert Carus

OSCPA. Begins on page 17 of analysis: “Tax Increase Prevention Act”

404

Chair Barnhart

 

414

Carus

 

421

Chair Barnhart

 

429

Carus

 

 

 

 

TAPE 42, SIDE B

005

Vice Chair Butler

 

014

Chair Barnhart

 

016

Carus

 

017

Chair Barnhart

 

022

Carus

Continues testimony on page 19, Act Section 204.

084

Chair Barnhart

 

085

Carus

 

111

Vice Chair Butler

 

114

Carus

 

120

Chair Barnhart

 

124

Carus

 

128

Vice Chair Butler

 

138

Chair Barnhart

 

140

Vice Chair Butler

 

143

Carus

 

175

Bruce Krohn

OSCPA. Pension Protection Act, page 23.

180

Sen. Olson

 

183

Chair Barnhart

 

190

Krohn

 

195

Chair Barnhart

 

199

Krohn

 

201

Chair Barnhart

 

206

Krohn

 

285

Chair Barnhart

 

292

Krohn

 

293

Spaulding

Recommendations C, Act Section 201, page 71.

299

Vice Chair Butler

 

305

Allanach

 

307

Chair Barnhart

 

312

Spaulding

 

332

Carus

Pension Protection Act, Section 864, page 73.

389

Chair Barnhart

 

390

Carus

 

401

Krohn

Recommendations D, page 74.

421

Chair Barnhart

 

423

Krohn

 

425

Chair Barnhart

 

426

Krohn

 

428

Spaulding

 

430

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

433

Krohn

 

450

Chair Barnhart

 

 

TAPE 43, SIDE B

015

Krohn

Pension Protection Act, Section 1105, page 74.

019

Chair Barnhart

 

023

Rep. Berger

 

032

Spaulding

 

041

Chair Barnhart

 

044

Vice Chair Butler

 

050

Chair Barnhart

 

061

Rep. Berger

 

073

Chair Barnhart

 

076

Vice Chair Butler

 

084

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing. Adjourns meeting at 2:50 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Barbara J. Guardino

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2210, testimony of Brian Doherty, 2/15/07
  2. HB 2210, testimony of Tomas Endicott, 2/15/07
  3. HB 2210, testimony provided by Mike Noonan, 2/15/07
  4. HB 2210, testimony provided by Karl Scronce, 2/15/07
  5. HB 2210, Market Assumptions for HB 2210-5 and Consumer Tax Incentives, 2/9/07, Scronce
  6. HB 2210, Oregon Department of Energy, 2/14/07, Grainey
  7. HB 2210, Oregon Department of Energy, 2/14/07, Grainey
  8. HB 2211, Oregon Department of Energy, 2/14/07, Grainey
  9. HB 2212, Oregon Department of Energy, 2/14/07, Grainey
  10. HB 2235, Staff Measure Summary, 2/15/07, Allanach
  11. HB 2235, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, 2/14/07, Allanach
  12. 2235, An Analysis of Changes in Federal Tax Laws for the Years 2005 and 2006, Spaulding