PUBLIC HEARING: HB 2692, HB 2745, HB 2746

 

TAPES # 67A-B, 68A

 

Heard: HB 2692, 2745, 2746. Not heard: HB 2198, 2199

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

MARCH 7, 2007, 1:00 P.M.

Hearing Room A State Capitol Building

 

Members Present: Rep. Tobias Read, Vice Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Scott Bruun

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Andy Olson

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

Rep. Brad Witt

Members Excused: Rep. Phil Barnhart, Chair

Rep. Tom Butler, Vice Chair

 

Witnesses Present: Brant Wolf, Oregon Telecommunications Association

Drew Hagedorn, T-Mobile USA

Mark Landauer, Office of Government Relations, City of Portland

Laura Wolfe, Bureau of Emergency Communications, City of Portland

Hasina Squires, Associated Public Safety Communications Officials

Larry Hatch, Washington County Consolidated Communications Agency

Mary Botkin, American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees

Elise Brown, Cingular Wireless

Mike Dewey, Oregon Cable Telecommunications Association

Paul Snider, Association of Oregon Counties

Rep. Vicki Berger, District 20

Rep. Jeff Barker, District 28

Rep. Deborah Boone, District 32

Rep. Kim Thatcher, District 25

Jeff Leighty, Oregon State Police Officers Association

Gerald Gregg, Oregon State Police

Brian DeLashmutt, Oregon State Police Officers Association

Debra Buchanan, Oregon Department of Revenue

Bill Kluting, Carpenters Industrial Council

 

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Mazen Malik, Economist

Chris Allanach, Economist

Barbara Guardino, Committee Assistant

TAPE 67, SIDE A

004

Vice Chair Read

Calls meeting to order at 1:10 P.M. Reopens public hearing on HB 2692 from March 6.

 

PUBLIC HEARING, HB 2692

016

B. Wolf

Brant Wolf, Oregon Telecommunications Association (Exhibit A).

056

Vice Chair Read

 

057

Rep. Berger

 

061

B. Wolf

 

070

Hagedorn

Drew Hagedorn, T-Mobile USA (Exhibit B)

075

Wolf

 

098

Landauer

Mark Landauer, Office of Government Relations, City of Portland

185

L. Wolfe

Laura Wolfe, Bureau of Emergency Communications, City of Portland (see written testimony from 3/6)

216

Rep. Olson

 

221

L. Wolfe

 

230

Landauer

 

244

Vice Chair Read

 

249

Squires

Hasina Squires, Associated Public Safety Communications Officials; National Emergency Number Association

347

Vice Chair Read

 

349

Hatch

Larry Hatch, Washington County Consolidated Communications Agency. Written testimony (Exhibit D)

381

Hatch

Spreadsheet (Exhibit E)

420

Vice Chair Read

 

426

Botkin

Mary Botkin, American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

 

 

 

TAPE 68, SIDE A

033

Vice Chair Read

 

039

Brown

Elise Brown, Cingular Wireless

054

Dewey

Mike Dewey, Oregon Cable Telecommunications Association

076

Vice Chair Read

 

079

Snider

Paul Snider, Association of Oregon Counties

083

Vice Chair Read

Closes public hearing on HB 2692; opens public hearing on HB 2745.

 

PUBLIC HEARING, HB 2745

090

Malik

Mazen Malik, Economist, Staff Measure Summary (Exhibit F)

112

Vice Chair Read

Opens public hearing on HB 2746.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, HB 2746

121

Malik

Staff Measure Summary (Exhibit G)

126

Rep. Berger

Rep. Vicki Berger, District 20. Testimony concerning HB 2745. State Police Strength chart (Exhibit H)

173

Rep. Barker

Rep. Jeff Barker, District 28. Testimony concerning HB 2745.

205

Rep. Boone

Rep. Deborah Boone, District 32.

235

Vice Chair Read

 

239

Rep. Thatcher

Rep. Kim Thatcher, District 25. Oregon State Police Legislatively Adopted Budget (Exhibit I)

356

Vice Chair Read

 

358

Rep. Gelser

 

362

Rep. Thatcher

 

365

Rep. Gelser

 

372

Rep. Thatcher

 

375

Rep. Berger

 

378

Vice Chair Read

 

391

Leighty

Jeff Leighty, Oregon State Police Officers Association

432

Vice Chair Read

 

433

Gregg

Gerald Gregg, Oregon State Police

499

Vice Chair Read

 

 

 

 

TAPE 67, SIDE B

014

Brian DeLashmutt

Brian DeLashmutt, Oregon State Police Officers Association

041

Vice Chair Read

 

043

Malik

 

052

Vice Chair Read

 

054

Malik

 

059

Rep. Berger

 

072

Vice Chair Read

 

078

Rep. Berger

 

085

Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Oregon Department of Revenue. Form 40, Oregon Individual Income Tax Return 2006 (Exhibit J)

140

Vice Chair Read

 

142

Rep. Berger

 

144

Buchanan

 

153

Malik

 

162

Rep. Berger

 

170

Vice Chair Read

 

178

Kluting

Bill Kluting, Carpenters Industrial Council

193

Vice Chair Read

Closes public hearing on SB 2745 and SB 2746. Committee will not hear HB 2198 or HB 2199 today.

 

 

Recesses meeting at 2:20 p.m.; will reconvene at the call of the Chair.

 

 

 

MEETING ADJOURNED BY IMPLIED CONSENT.

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

Barbara Guardino

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2692, testimony of Brant Wolf, Oregon Telecommunications Association, 3/6/07
  2. HB 2692, Comments of T-Mobile USA, Hagedorn, 3/6/07
  3. HB 2692, City of Eugene Police Department, Wilde, 3/7/07
  4. HB 2692, Washington County Consolidated Communications Agency, Hatch
  5. HB 2692, WCCCA Actual Budget vs. 9-1-1 Tax Revenue chart, Hatch
  6. HB 2745, Staff Measure Summary, Malik, 3/7/07
  7. HB 2746, Staff Measure Summary, Warner, 3/7/07
  8. HB 2745, Oregon State Police Patrol Strength Troopers & Sergeants, Berger
  9. HB 2745 and HB 2746, Budget-At-A-Glance, Oregon State Police Legislatively Adopted Budget 2005-07, December 2006, Thatcher
  10. HB 2746, Form 40 Oregon Individual Income Tax Return 2006, Buchanan