PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #102 and 103

 

Heard: HB 2177, 2183, 2369, 3049. Not heard: HB 2692

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

APRIL 4, 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 Present: Cindy Becker, Executive Director, Coalition for Healthy Oregon

Kevin Earls, Oregon Association of Hospitals

Ginny Lang, representing Qwest Communications

Brian DeLashmutt, representing Sprint/Nextel

Mike Dewey, representing Oregon Cable Telecommunications Assn.

Brant Wolf, Oregon Telecom Association

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Mazen Malik, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

TAPE 102, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:05 P.M.

007

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2177.

008

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Exhibit A.

021

Cindy Becker

Cindy Becker, Executive Director, Coalition for Healthy Oregon

065

Rep. Olson

 

068

Becker

 

073

Rep. Olson

 

074

Chair Barnhart

 

076

Becker

 

078

Chair Barnhart

 

081

Vice Chair Butler

 

089

Allanach

 

098

Chair Barnhart

 

100

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2177.

101

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2183.

103

Allanach

Exhibit B.

111

Chair Barnhart

 

114

Kevin Earls

Kevin Earls, Oregon Association of Hospitals (Exhibit F)

128

Chair Barnhart

 

129

Earls

 

261

Chair Barnhart

 

263

Earls

 

349

Chair Barnhart

 

350

Earls

 

392

Chair Barnhart

 

398

Rep. Berger

 

410

Earls

 

413

Rep. Berger

 

417

Chair Barnhart

 

419

Earls

 

438

Rep. Bruun

 

444

Chair Barnhart

 

465

Rep. Bruun

 

470

Chair Barnhart

 

472

Earls

 

 

TAPE 103, SIDE A

033

Rep. Bruun

 

038

Earls

 

039

Chair Barnhart

 

040

Rep. Olson

 

047

Earls

 

071

Rep. Olson

 

073

Vice Chair Butler

 

083

Earls

 

104

Vice Chair Butler

 

115

Chair Barnhart

 

124

Vice Chair Butler

 

126

Chair Barnhart

 

127

Vice Chair Butler

 

133

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2183.

135

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2369.

139

Mazen Malik

Mazen Malik, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibit C)

186

Chair Barnhart

 

195

Ginny Lang

Ginny Lang, representing Qwest Communications (Exhibit D)

198

Chair Barnhart

 

199

Lang

 

228

Brian DeLashmutt

Brian DeLashmutt, representing Sprint/Nextel

245

Mike Dewey

Mike Dewey, representing Oregon Cable Telecommunications Association

271

Chair Barnhart

 

273

Rep. Olson

 

276

Dewey

 

277

Rep. Olson

 

284

Dewey

 

295

Chair Barnhart

 

296

Vice Chair Butler

 

307

Rep. Olson

 

309

Vice Chair Butler

 

310

Rep. Olson

 

313

Chair Barnhart

 

314

Vice Chair Butler

 

340

DeLashmutt

 

363

Vice Chair Butler

 

405

Dewey

 

412

Vice Chair Butler

 

415

Dewey

 

437

Vice Chair Butler

 

461

Chair Barnhart

 

483

Vice Chair Butler

 

 

TAPE 102, SIDE B

030

Chair Barnhart

 

033

Brant Wolf

Brant Wolf, Oregon Telecom Association

038

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2369.

042

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3049.

046

Paul Warner

Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer. (see Exhibit R from 04/02/07)

084

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

123

Chair Barnhart

 

124

Buchanan

 

130

Chair Barnhart

 

131

Buchanan

 

166

Chair Barnhart

 

168

Vice Chair Butler

 

171

Buchanan

 

184

Vice Chair Butler

 

210

Buchanan

 

227

Vice Chair Butler

 

255

Chair Barnhart

 

267

Buchanan

 

279

Chair Barnhart

 

280

Buchanan

 

281

Vice Chair Butler

 

292

Chair Barnhart

 

296

Buchanan

 

320

Chair Barnhart

 

337

Buchanan

 

342

Chair Barnhart

 

343

Buchanan

 

355

Chair Barnhart

 

358

Vice Chair Butler

 

359

Chair Barnhart

 

370

Buchanan

 

394

Chair Barnhart

 

399

Buchanan

 

400

Chair Barnhart

 

403

Buchanan

 

405

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3049.

413

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:26 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2177, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  2. HB 2183, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  3. HB 2692 and HB 2369, Revenue impact statement, Mazen Malik.
  4. HB 2692 and HB 2369, Written testimony, Ginny Lang.
  5. HB 2692 and HB 2369, Written testimony, Russell Sarazen.
  6. HB 2183, Written testimony, Kevin Earls.