PUBLIC HEARING

 

TAPES #126 and 127

 

HB 2641, HB 2849, HB 3044, HB 3263, HB 3468, HB 3514

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

APRIL 23, 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: Rep. Peter Buckley, HD 5, Ashland

Matt Markee, representing Equity Steering Committee

Barte Starker, Emergency Fire Cost Committee

Charlie Stone, Oregon Department of Forestry

Ray Wilkeson, Oregon Forest Industries Council

Rep. Sara Gelser, HB 16, Corvallis

Brian Reeder, Oregon Department of Education

Aeryca Steinbauer, CAUSA

Larry Kleinman, PCUN

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE126, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

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

009

Chair Barnhart

Announced that HB 3263 will not be heard today.

011

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2641.

012

Steve Meyer

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits A, B)

022

Chair Barnhart

 

024

Rep. Peter Buckley

Rep. Peter Buckley, HD 5, Ashland

041

Chair Barnhart

 

042

Vice Chair Butler

 

046

Rep. Buckley

 

050

Vice Chair Butler

 

053

Rep. Buckley

 

061

Vice Chair Butler

 

068

Rep. Buckley

 

071

Rep. Berger

 

074

Meyer

 

075

Rep. Berger

 

076

Meyer

 

077

Rep. Berger

 

078

Meyer

 

079

Chair Barnhart

 

083

Meyer

 

086

Rep. Berger

 

087

Chair Barnhart

 

090

Vice Chair Butler

 

096

Meyer

 

099

Chair Barnhart

 

100

Meyer

 

101

Vice Chair Butler

 

106

Chair Barnhart

 

107

Rep. Buckley

 

117

Chair Barnhart

 

121

Rep. Buckley

 

128

Chair Barnhart

 

129

Rep. Buckley

 

132

Chair Barnhart

 

135

Matt Markee

Matt Markee, representing Equity Steering Committee

164

Rep. Gelser

 

177

Markee

 

179

Rep. Gelser

 

187

Markee

 

191

Rep. Gelser

 

196

Markee

 

213

Rep. Gelser

 

224

Markee

 

229

Rep. Gelser

 

250

Chair Barnhart

 

256

Markee

 

266

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2641.

271

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3044.

274

Mary Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibit C)

294

Chair Barnhart

 

301

Barte Starker

Barte Starker, Emergency Fire Cost Committee (Exhibit D)

384

Chair Barnhart

 

386

Rep. Berger

 

392

Ayala

 

397

Rep. Berger

 

399

Starker

 

402

Rep. Berger

 

403

Starker

 

406

Chair Barnhart

 

407

Tim Keith

Tim Keith, Emergency Fire Cost Committee

410

Chair Barnhart

 

411

Rep. Witt

 

422

Vice Chair Butler

 

429

Starker

 

430

Vice Chair Butler

 

444

Ayala

 

453

Vice Chair Butler

 

464

Chair Barnhart

 

469

Vice Chair Butler

 

471

Chair Barnhart

 

477

Starker

 

478

Chair Barnhart

 

 

TAPE 127, SIDE A

023

Chair Barnhart

 

033

Charlie Stone

Charlie Stone, Oregon Department of Forestry (Exhibit E)

054

Chair Barnhart

 

056

Vice Chair Butler

 

058

Stone

 

064

Chair Barnhart

 

065

Rep. Gelser

 

077

Chair Barnhart

 

080

Stone

 

081

Ray Wilkeson

Ray Wilkeson, Oregon Forest Industries Council

089

Chair Barnhart

 

091

Wilkeson

 

101

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3044.

105

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3468.

106

Ayala

Ayala (Exhibit F)

124

Chair Barnhart

 

128

Stone

Exhibit G.

165

Chair Barnhart

 

167

Wilkeson

 

178

Chair Barnhart

 

183

Wilkeson

 

185

Chair Barnhart

 

186

Wilkeson

 

194

Vice Chair Butler

 

203

Wilkeson

 

210

Stone

 

223

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3468.

228

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2849.

231

Meyer

Exhibit H.

255

Chair Barnhart

 

261

Rep. Gelser

Rep. Sara Gelser, HD 16, Corvallis (to the bill)

300

Chair Barnhart

 

301

Rep. Olson

 

305

Rep. Gelser

 

332

Chair Barnhart

 

333

Rep. Gelser

 

335

Rep. Berger

 

338

Rep. Gelser

 

349

Rep. Berger

 

352

Meyer

 

361

Rep. Berger

 

363

Meyer

 

364

Rep. Berger

 

365

Rep. Gelser

 

382

Meyer

 

387

Chair Barnhart

 

389

Rep. Gelser

 

390

Chair Barnhart

 

395

Brian Reeder

Brian Reeder, Oregon Department of Education

432

Chair Barnhart

 

436

Reeder

 

449

Rep. Gelser

 

461

Reeder

 

473

Chair Barnhart

 

478

Reeder

 

480

Chair Barnhart

 

481

Reeder

 

486

Chair Barnhart

 

487

Reedrer

 

 

TAPE 126, SIDE B

025

Reeder

Continuation of comments.

031

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2849.

036

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3514.

038

Rep. Buckley

 

047

Chair Barnhart

 

048

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibit I)

059

Chair Barnhart

 

062

Rep. Buckley

 

063

Chair Barnhart

 

065

Rep. Buckley

 

068

Chair Barnhart

 

070

Rep. Buckley

 

071

Vice Chair Butler

 

098

Rep. Buckley

 

109

Vice Chair Butler

 

121

Rep. Buckley

 

129

Vice Chair Butler

 

130

Chair Barnhart

 

135

Vice Chair Butler

 

136

Chair Barnhart

 

141

Vice Chair Butler

 

143

Rep. Buckley

 

147

Chair Barnhart

 

148

Rep. Buckley

 

149

Chair Barnhart

 

156

Aeryca Steinbauer

Aeryca Steinbauer, CAUSA (Exhibit J)

195

Larry Kleinman

Larry Kleinman, PCUN

203

Chair Barnhart

 

204

Rep. Bruun

 

211

Steinbauer

 

216

Chair Barnhart

 

219

Steinbauer

 

224

Chair Barnhart

 

225

Vice Chair Butler

 

235

Kleinman

 

251

Chair Barnhart

 

256

Vice Chair Butler

 

273

Rep. Berger

 

277

Vice Chair Butler

 

279

Chair Barnhart

 

282

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3514.

286

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:21 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2641, Revenue impact statement, Steve Meyer.
  2. HB 2641, Staff measure summary, Steve Meyer.
  3. HB 3044, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  4. HB 3044, Written testimony, Barte Starker.
  5. HB 3044, Written testimony, Charlie Stone.
  6. HB 3468, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  7. HB 3468, Written testimony, Charlie Stone.
  8. HB 2849, Revenue impact statement, Steve Meyer.
  9. HB 3514, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  10. HB 3514, Written testimony, Aeryca Steinbauer.