INFORMATIONAL MEETING & PUBLIC HEARING

 

TAPES #100 and 101

 

HB 2178, 2563, 2965, 3048. Not heard: HB 3049.

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

APRIL 3, 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

 

Members Excused: Rep. Brad Witt

 

Witnesses Present: Jim Scherzinger, Finance Deputy, Department of Human Services

Jim Carlson, Oregon Health Care Association

Ruth Gulyas, Exec. Dir., Oregon Alliance of Senior & Health Services

James Taves, Department of Human Services

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

Don Schellenberg, Oregon Farm Bureau

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 100, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:15 P.M.

015

Chair Barnhart

Opened Informational Meeting.

029

Jim Scherzinger

Jim Scherzinger, Finance Deputy, Dept. of Human Services (Exhibits A, B)

162

Chair Barnhart

 

163

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

165

Scherzinger

 

166

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

169

Scherzinger

 

181

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

187

Scherzinger

 

188

Chair Barnhart

 

189

Scherzinger

 

190

Chair Barnhart

 

197

Scherzinger

 

204

Chair Barnhart

 

206

Scherzinger

 

208

Chair Barnhart

 

210

Schertinger

 

211

Chair Barnhart

Closed Informational Meeting.

218

Chair Barnhart

At ease for few moments.

222

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearings on HB 2178 and HB 2563.

233

Jim Carlson

Jim Carlson, Oregon Health Care Association (Exhibit G, H.)

308

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

310

Ruth Gulyas

Ruth Gulyas, Oregon Alliance of Senior and Health Services (Exhibit I, J.)

368

Chair Barnhart

 

369

James Taves

 

458

Chair Barnhart

 

461

Vice Chair Butler

 

472

Carlson

 

 

TAPE 101, SIDE A

035

Vice Chair Butler

 

050

Carlson

 

066

Chair Barnhart

 

067

Carlson

 

068

Chair Barnhart

 

070

Vice Chair Butler

 

071

Chair Barnhart

 

087

Taves

 

134

Rep. Gelser

 

145

Chair Barnhart

 

155

Taves

 

167

Chair Barnhart

 

168

Vice Chair Butler

 

181

Carlson

 

194

Taves

 

212

Gulyas

 

221

Vice Chair Butler

 

234

Chair Barnhart

 

238

Carlson

 

243

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearings on HB 2178 and HB 2563.

248

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2965.

250

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

261

Chair Barnhart

 

262

Rep. Berger

 

266

Chair Barnhart

 

273

Rep. Berger

 

275

Chair Barnhart

 

306

Vice Chair Butler

 

314

Allanach

 

319

Vice Chair Butler

 

331

Allanach

 

332

Vice Chair Butler

 

340

Allanach

 

341

Chair Barnhart

 

342

Vice Chair Butler

 

366

Chair Barnhart

 

368

Vice Chair Butler

 

371

Chair Barnhart

 

374

Allanach

 

375

Chair Barnhart

 

376

Allanach

 

379

Chair Barnhart

 

382

Rep. Berger

 

408

Chair Barnhart

 

415

Allanach

 

427

Chair Barnhart

 

428

Allanach

 

433

Chair Barnhart

 

457

Allanach

 

480

Chair Barnhart

 

483

Rep. Gelser

 

 

TAPE 100, SIDE B

037

Chair Barnhart

 

038

Vice Chair Butler

 

061

Allanach

 

062

Vice Chair Butler

 

064

Allanach

 

065

Vice Chair Butler

 

070

Allanach

 

071

Vice Chair Butler

 

077

Chair Barnhart

 

080

Allanach

 

081

Chair Barnhart

 

085

Allanach

 

086

Vice Chair Butler

 

087

Chair Barnhart

 

099

Vice Chair Butler

 

110

Chair Barnhart

 

111

Vice Chair Butler

 

114

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2965.

117

Chair Barnhart

 

124

Vice Chair Butler

 

126

Chair Barnhart

Re-opened Public Hearing on HB 2965.

127

Vice Chair Butler

 

130

Paul Warner

Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

157

Rep. Gelser

 

165

Warner

 

173

Chair Barnhart

 

181

Warner

 

183

Chair Barnhart

 

189

Warner

 

190

Chair Barnhart

 

191

Warner

 

195

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

209

Chair Barnhart

 

211

Buchanan

 

213

Chair Barnhart

 

217

Buchanan

 

218

Chair Barnhart

 

219

Rep. Gelser

 

228

Chair Barnhart

 

230

Vice Chair Butler

 

262

Chair Barnhart

 

263

Warner

 

268

Vice Chair Butler

 

277

Chair Barnhart

Re-closed Public Hearing on HB 2965.

281

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3048.

282

Warner

(see exhibits from 4/2/2007)

377

Chair Barnhart

 

379

Rep. Berger

 

383

Warner

 

395

Rep. Berger

 

397

Warner

 

401

Chair Barnhart

 

413

Buchanan

 

 

TAPE 101, SIDE B

021

Chair Barnhart

 

022

Vice Chair Butler

 

031

Buchanan

 

047

Vice Chair Butler

 

057

Buchanan

 

059

Chair Barnhart

 

062

Buchanan

 

063

Chair Barnhart

 

065

Vice Chair Butler

 

072

Chair Barnhart

 

073

Vice Chair Butler

 

084

Buchanan

 

091

Vice Chair Butler

 

096

Chair Barnhart

Announced HB 3049 to be carried over to 4/4/2007

107

Don Schellenberg

Don Schellenberg, Oregon Farm Bureau (Exhibit K)

141

Chair Barnhart

 

142

Vice Chair Butler

 

143

Chair Barnhart

 

160

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:54 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. Informational, Provider Taxes, Jim Scherzinger
  2. Informational, Oregon Provider Taxes, Jim Scherzinger
  3. Informational, Written testimony, Jim Carlson.
  4. Informational, Biennial Medicaid Nursing Facility Services chart, Jim Carlso9n.
  5. HB 2178, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  6. HB 2178, -1 Amendments, LRO staff.
  7. HB 2563, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  8. HB 2563, -1 Amendments, LRO staff.
  9. HB 2563, Written testimony, Ruth Gulyas.
  10. HB 3048, Written testimony, Don Schellenberg.