PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #135 and 136

 

HB 2172, 2691, 3478, 3548, 3537, 3454.

Not heard: HB 2369, 2692, 3187, HJR 40.

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

APRIL 27, 2007, 1:00 P.M.

Hearing Room A State Capitol Building

 

Members Present: Rep. Phil Barnhart Chair

Rep. Tobias Read, Vice Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Scott Bruun

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Andy Olson

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

Rep. Brad Witt

 

Member Excused: Rep. Tom Butler, Vice Chair

 

Witnesses Present: Andrew Ginsburg, Department of Environmental Quality

Kevin Downey, Department of Environmental Quality

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

B. J. Smith, Clackamas County

Art Slack, Association of Oregon Counties

Wanda Kinney, Albany Area Habitat for Humanity

Cindy Mitchell, Benton County Habitat for Humanity

Rep. Gene Whisnant, HB 53, Sunriver

Rep. Vic Gilliam, HB 18, Silverton

Dan Cunningham, Willamette Egg Farms

Bruce Anderson, NW Food Processors Association

John Ramey, representing Willamette Egg Farms

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Mazen Malik, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 135, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:11 P.M.

004

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2172-A.

005

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2172-A.

006

Chair Barnhart

Will not hear HB 2369 and HB 2692 today.

018

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2172-A.

021

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits A,B,C,D,E)

031

Chair Barnhart

 

037

Andrew Ginsburg

Andrew Ginsburg, Department of Environmental Quality (Exhibit F)

078

Chair Barnhart

 

079

Rep. Bruun

 

082

Ginsburg

 

091

Rep. Bruun

 

092

Chair Barnhart

 

097

Kevin Downey

Kevin Downey, Department of Environmental Quality

101

Chair Barnhart

 

104

Downey

 

107

Chair Barnhart

 

108

Downey

 

110

Chair Barnhart

 

112

Downey

 

116

Chair Barnhart

 

118

Ginsburg

 

123

Chair Barnhart

 

126

Ginsburg

 

130

Chair Barnhart

 

139

Ginsburg

Exhibit G.

153

Chair Barnhart

 

157

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

161

Chair Barnhart

 

163

Rep Rosenbaum

 

164

Chair Barnhart

 

168

Allanach

 

169

Chair Barnhart

 

191

Rep. Berger

 

192

Chair Barnhart

 

194

Allanach

 

195

Chair Barnhart

 

196

Allanach

 

197

Chair Barnhart

 

198

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

199

Chair Barnhart

 

200

Allanach

 

201

Chair Barnhart

 

215

Allanach

 

360

Chair Barnhart

 

361

Allanach

 

362

Chair Barnhart

 

366

Allanach

 

374

Chair Barnhart

 

375

Allanach

 

400

Chair Barnhart

 

409

Allanach

 

410

Chair Barnhart

 

411

Allanach

 

412

Chair Barnhart

 

414

Allanach

 

438

Chair Barnhart

 

443

Allanach

 

455

Chair Barnhart

 

457

Allanach

 

470

Chair Barnhart

 

471

Allanach

 

 

TAPE 136, SIDE A

036

Chair Barnhart

 

042

Ginsburg

 

045

Chair Barnhart

 

047

Allanach

 

057

Chair Barnhart

 

059

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

069

Chair Barnhart

 

070

Buchanan

 

075

Chair Barnhart

 

080

Buchanan

 

083

Chair Barnhart

 

084

Buchanan

 

085

Chair Barnhart

 

089

Ginsburg

 

090

Chair Barnhart

 

096

Rep. Gelser

MOTION: MOVES -5 AMENDMENTS TO HB 2172-A BE ADOPTED.

097

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: HEARING NO OBJECTION, THE CHAIR SO ORDERS.

101

Rep. Gelser

MOTION: MOVES HB 2172-A AS AMENDED TO THE FLOOR WITH DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

103

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: ROLL CALL VOTE: MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART. MEMBER EXCUSED: BUTLER. MOTION PASSES 8-0-1.

123

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2172-A.

126

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2691.

132

Mazen Malik

Mazen Malik, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits H, I)

235

Chair Barnhart

 

237

Malik

 

238

Chair Barnhart

 

239

Rep. Berger

 

247

Malik

 

250

Chair Barnhart

 

251

Vice Chair Read

 

260

Malik

 

271

Chair Barnhart

 

278

B. J. Smith

B. J. Smith, Clackamas County (Exhibit J)

330

Chair Barnhart

 

331

Smith

 

376

Chair Barnhart

 

379

Smith

 

380

Chair Barnhart

 

383

Smith

 

388

Chair Barnhart

 

391

Smith

 

394

Chair Barnhart

 

399

Rep. Berger

 

402

Smith

 

403

Chair Barnhart

 

404

Smith

 

412

Chair Barnhart

 

420

Smith

 

421

Chair Barnhart

 

425

Smith

 

426

Chair Barnhart

 

427

Smith

 

428

Chair Barnhart

 

429

Rep. Berger

 

436

Chair Barnhart

 

439

Art Slack

Art Slack, Association of Oregon Counties (Exhibit K)

 

TAPE 135, SIDE B

023

Slack

Continuation of comments.

063

Rep. Berger

 

073

Slack

 

074

Chair Barnhart

 

075

Rep. Berger

 

076

Slack

 

077

Rep. Berger

 

083

Slack

 

103

Chair Barnhart

 

104

Slack

 

105

Rep. Berger

 

109

Chair Barnhart

 

110

Malik

 

113

Rep. Berger

 

114

Malik

 

117

Chair Barnhart

 

118

Malik

 

120

Chair Barnhart

 

121

Malik

 

122

Chair Barnhart

 

124

Malik

 

125

Chair Barnhart

 

127

Slack

 

157

Rep. Berger

 

158

Malik

 

161

Rep. Berger

 

163

Malik

 

165

Rep. Berger

 

166

Chair Barnhart

 

173

Smith

 

186

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2691.

204

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3454.

296

Malik

 

227

Chair Barnhart

 

245

Rep. Berger

MOTION: MOVES HB 3454 TO THE FLOOR WITH DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

249

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: ROLL CALL VOTE: MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART. MEMBER EXCUSED: BUTLER. MOTION PASSES 8-0-1.

264

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3454.

267

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3537.

273

Mary Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (see stuff from 4/25?)

302

Rep. Berger

 

306

Ayala

 

307

Rep. Berger

 

308

Chair Barnhart

 

309

Rep. Berger

 

311

Chair Barnhart

 

320

Wanda Kinney

Wanda Kinney, Albany Area Habitat for Humanity

362

Cindy Mitchell

Cindy Mitchell, Benton County Habitat for Humanity

402

Rep. Gelser

 

418

Chair Barnhart

 

424

Mitchell

 

431

Chair Barnhart

 

441

Rep. Gene Whisnant

Rep. Gene Whisnant, HB 53, Sunriver

451

Rep. Olson

 

453

Rep. Whisnant

 

458

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3537.

464

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3537.

468

Rep. Berger

MOTION: MOVES HB 3537 TO THE FLOOR WITH DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

470

Chair Barnhart

 

473

Rep. Berger

 

475

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: ROLL CALL VOTE: MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART. MEMBER EXCUSED: BUTLER. MOTION PASSES 8-0-1.

492

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3537.

 

 

TAPE 136, SIDE B

032

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearings on HB 3478 and HB 3548.

035

Mary Ayala

Exhibits L,M, N, O, P, Q., R.

072

Chair Barnhart

 

073

Ayala

 

074

Chair Barnhart

 

075

Ayala

 

080

Chair Barnhart

 

081

Ayala

 

092

Chair Barnhart

 

093

Ayala

 

099

Chair Barnhart

 

100

Ayala

 

101

Chair Barnhart

 

102

Ayala

 

121

Chair Barnhart

 

122

Chair Barnhart

 

123

Ayala

 

124

Chair Barnhart

 

126

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

129

Ayala

 

138

Rep. Vic Gilliam

 

141

Chair Barnhart

 

142

Rep. Gilliam

 

196

Chair Barnhart

 

197

Rep. Gelser

 

205

Rep. Gilliam

 

216

Rep. Gelser

 

226

Chair Barnhart

 

231

Rep. Bruun

 

241

Chair Barnhart

 

252

Dan Cunningham

Dan Cunningham, Willamette Egg Farms (Exhibits S, T)

268

Chair Barnhart

 

272

Cunningham

 

290

Bruce Anderson

Bruce Anderson, NW Food Processors Association (Exhibits U, V)

373

Chair Barnhart

 

375

Rep. Berger

 

383

Anderson

 

387

Rep. Berger

 

390

Anderson

 

396

Rep. Berger

 

400

Cunningham

 

402

Rep. Berger

 

405

Cunningham

 

406

Rep. Berger

 

416

John Ramey

 

425

Rep. Berger

 

428

Chair Barnhart

 

429

Rep. Berger

 

431

Anderson

 

439

Chair Barnhart

 

441

Ramey

 

460

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearings on HB 3478 and HB 3548.

470

Chair Barnhart

Adjourned meeting at 3:02 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2172-A, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  2. HB 2172-A, Revenue impact statement, Chris Allanach.
  3. HB 2172-A, -A5 Amendments, LRO staff.
  4. HB 2172-A, Staff measure summary (Energy & Encironment Committee), Chris Allanach.
  5. HB 2172, Fiscal impact statement, Chris Allanach.
  6. HB 2172-A, Written testimony, Andrew Ginsburg.
  7. HB2172, Written testimony, Andrew Ginsburg.
  8. HB 2691, -6 Amendments, LRO staff.
  9. HB 2691, -7 Amendments, LRO staff.
  10. HB 2691, Written testimony, B J Smith.
  11. HB 2691, Impacts to Oregon Counties chart, Art Slack.
  12. HB 3478, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  13. HB 3478, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  14. HB 3548, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  15. HB 3548, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  16. HB 3548, -1 Amendments, LRO staff.
  17. HB 3548, -2 Amendments, LRO staff.
  18. HB 3548-2, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  19. HB 3548, Written testimony, Dan Cunningham.
  20. HB 3548, Written testimony, Shawn Reiersgaard.
  21. HB 3548, Written testimony, Bruce Anderson.
  22. HB 3548, Written testimony, Sharon Appelt.