PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION: SB 64, SB 66-A, SB 579

PUBLIC HEARING: HB 2752

PUBLIC HEARING (CARRIED OVER FROM 5/2): HB 3187, HJR 40

PUBLIC HEARING (CARRIED OVER FROM 5/2): SB 697-A

NOT HEARD:HB 3364, SB 171, HB 3468

 

TAPES # 143A-B, 144A-B

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

MAY 3, 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

 

Members Excused:                        Rep. Tom Butler, Vice Chair

 

Witnesses Present:                        Sen. Frank Morse, District 8

                        Bill Bradbury, Secretary of State

                        Randall Edwards, Oregon State Treasurer

                        Darren Bond, Director of Finance, Office of the State Treasurer

                        Bob Miller, Evidence-Based Practices Manager, Department of Human

                                                Services

                        Jack Isselmann, Software Association of Oregon

                        Jerry Langeler, Portland, OVP Venture Partners (PERS)            

                        Mark Dorman, Partner, Endeavor Capital, Portland

                        Kate Richardson, Oregon State Treasurer Chief of Staff

                        Ron Schmitz, Director, Investment Division, Office of State Treasurer

                        Dee Carlson, Oregon Department of Justice

                        Rep. Paul Holvey, District 8

                        Rep. Bob Jenson, District 58

 

Staff Present:                        Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                        Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                        Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                        Mazen Malik, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                        Barbara Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

 

TAPE 143, SIDE A

009

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:09 P.M. Opens public hearing on SB 697-A.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 697-A (CARRIED OVER)

 

015

Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist (Exhibit A)

024

Chair Barnhart

 

026

Ayala

 

028

Chair Barnhart

 

030

Sen. Morse

Sen. Frank Morse, District 8

051

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing on SB 697-A.

064

Ayala

 

074

Chair Barnhart

Reopens public hearing on SB 697-A.

078

Rep. Berger

 

085

Chair Barnhart

 

089

Ayala

 

092

Chair Barnhart

 

094

Ayala

 

096

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing on SB 297-A. Opens public hearing on SB 66-A.

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 66-A

 

105

Malik

Mazen Malik, Economist (Exhibit B)

145

Chair Barnhart

 

154

Bradbury

Bill Bradbury, Secretary of State

156

Chair Barnhart

 

157

Edwards

Randall Edwards, Oregon State Treasurer (Exhibit C)

187

Bradbury

 

206

Chair Barnhart

 

207

Rep. Berger

 

215

Chair Barnhart

 

218

Rep. Berger

 

220

Edwards

 

228

Chair Barnhart

 

229

Rep. Olson

 

244

Bond

Darren Bond, Director of Finance, Office of the State Treasurer (Exhibit D)

252

Chair Barnhart

 

263

Edwards

 

269

Chair Barnhart

 

275

Bond

Begins testimony

309

Chair Barnhart

 

310

Bond

 

328

Chair Barnhart

 

338

Miller

Bob Miller, Evidence-Based Practices Manager, Department of Human Services (Exhibit E)

360

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing on SB 66-A. Opens work session on SB 66-A.

 

WORK SESSION, SB 66-A

 

372

Rep. Gelser

MOTION: MOVED SB 66-A TO THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

377

Chair Barnhart

 

380

Rep. Gelser

AMENDED MOTION: MOVED THAT THE PRIOR REFERRAL OF SB 66-A TO JOINT COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS BE RESCINDED, AND THAT THE BILL BE MOVED TO THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

387

Chair Barnhart

 

392

Chair Barnhart

ROLL CALL VOTE: MOTION PASSES: 8-0-1

MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART

MEMBERS EXCUSED: BUTLER

410

Rep. Berger

 

424

Chair Barnhart

Closes work session on SB 66-A. Opens public hearing on SB 579.

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 579

 

435

Warner

Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer (Exhibits F and G)

480

Chair Barnhart

 

 

TAPE 144, SIDE A

030

Rep. Berger

Rep. Vicki Berger, District 20

049

Edwards

Exhibit H

086

Chair Barnhart

 

089

Edwards

 

101

Chair Barnhart

 

103

Edwards

 

105

Chair Barnhart

 

107

Edwards

 

114

Rep. Berger

 

127

Rep. Read

 

131

Edwards

 

141

Chair Barnhart

 

146

Edwards

 

153

Chair Barnhart

 

156

Edwards

 

158

Rep. Berger

 

177

Chair Barnhart

 

181

Edwards

 

192

Chair Barnhart

 

193

Rep. Read

 

195

Edwards

 

206

Chair Barnhart

 

215

Isselmann

Jack Isselmann, Software Association of Oregon

252

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing on SB 579. Opens work session on SB 579.

 

 

 

WORK SESSION, SB 579

 

258

Rep. Berger

MOTION: MOVED SB 579 TO THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

261

Chair Barnhart

ROLL CALL VOTE: MOTION PASSES 7-0-2

BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, BARNHART

MEMBERS EXCUSED: BUTLER, WITT *

(See Tape 143, Side B, # 291 for Rep. Witt’s vote and the final vote)

279

Rep. Berger

 

280

Rep. Read

 

285

Chair Barnhart

Closes work session on SB 579.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 64

 

320

Malik

Exhibit I

348

Chair Barnhart

 

353

Langeler

Jerry Langeler, Portland, OVP Venture Partners (PERS)

 

 

 

TAPE 143, SIDE B

033

Dorman

Mark Dorman, Partner, Endeavor Capital, Portland

064

Chair Barnhart

 

067

Langeler

 

069

Chair Barnhart

 

075

Langeler

 

078

Chair Barnhart

 

085

Richardson

Kate Richardson, Oregon State Treasurer, Chief of Staff

128

Schmitz

Ron Schmitz, Director, Investment Division, Office of State Treasurer

158

Carlson

Dee Carlson, Oregon Department of Justice

212

Chair Barnhart

 

218

Richardson

 

228

Schmitz

 

232

Chair Barnhart

 

241

Schmitz

 

254

Chair Barnhart

 

256

Carlson

 

257

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing on SB 64. Opens work session on SB 64.

 

WORK SESSION, SB 64

 

262

Rep. Bruun

MOTION: MOVED SB 64 TO THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

265

Chair Barnhart

ROLL CALL VOTE: MOTION PASSED 8-0-1

MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART

MEMBERS EXCUSED: BUTLER

 

284

Rep. Bruun

MOTION: SUSPEND RULES TO ALLOW REP. WITT TO VOTE ON SB 579

ORDER: THERE BEING NO OBJECTION, THE CHAIR SO ORDERED

MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, GELSER, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART

MEMBERS EXCUSED: BUTLER

* 291

Rep. Witt

VOTES AYE: FINAL VOTE: 8-0-1

292

Chair Barnhart

 

PUBLIC HEARING, HB 2752

 

312

Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist (Exhibits K and L)

330

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

332

Allanach

 

347

Chair Barnhart

 

348

Rep. Gelser

 

350

Allanach

 

353

Chair Barnhart

 

365

Rep. Holvey

Rep. Paul Holvey, District 8 (Exhibit M)

449

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

 

 

 

TAPE 144, SIDE B

017

Rep. Holvey

 

021

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

023

Rep. Holvey

 

025

Chair Barnhart

 

034

Rep. Holvey

 

039

Chair Barnhart

 

048

Rep. Holvey

 

050

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

056

Chair Barnhart

 

057

Allanach

 

061

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

062

Allanach

 

064

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

066

Allanach

 

069

Rep. Gelser

 

075

Chair Barnhart

 

079

Allanach

 

084

Chair Barnhart

 

087

Allanach

 

089

Chair Barnhart

 

090

Allanach

 

092

Chair Barnhart

 

096

Rep. Holvey

 

097

Rep. Gelser

 

101

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearing on HB 2752. Opens public hearing on HB 3187 and HJR 40.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, HB 3187 AND HJR 40 (CARRIED OVER)

 

105

Warner

Refers to exhibits distributed at prior meeting.

136

Chair Barnhart

 

138

Rep. Jenson

Rep. Bob Jenson, District 58 (Exhibits N – Q)

285

Chair Barnhart

 

286

Rep. Jenson

 

336

Chair Barnhart

 

344

Rep. Jenson

 

354

Rep. Gelser

 

363

Rep. Jenson

 

378

Chair Barnhart

Closes public hearings on HB 3187 and HJR 40. Will carry over HB 3364, SB 171, SB 697-A, and HB 3468. Adjourns meeting at 2:55 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Barbara J. Guardino

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 697-A, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, 3/27/07, Ayala
  2. SB 66-A, Staff Measure Summary, 2/16/07, Malik
  3. SB 66-A, Testimony in support of Senate Bill 66A by State Treasurer Randall Edwards, 5/3/06
  4. SB 66-A, Testimony in Support of SB 66A by Darren Bond, Director of Finance, 5/3/07
  5. SB 66-A, Testimony from Bob Miller, Department of Human Services, 5/3/07
  6. SB 579, Staff Measure Summary, Senate Committee on Business, Transportation, and Workforce Development, 3/6/07, Warner
  7. SB 579, Oregon Revised Statutes: Education and Culture (Oregon Growth Account), Warner
  8. SB 579, Testimony of Randall Edwards, State Treasurer, on SB 579
  9. SB 64, Staff Measure Summary, 3/12/07, Malik
  10. SB 64, Testimony of Randall Edwards, State Treasurer, on SB 64
  11. HB 2752, Staff Measure Summary, 5/3/07, Allanach
  12. HB 2752-1 amendments, 5/3/07, Allanach
  13. HB 2752, Testimony from Paul R. Holvey, State Representative, District 8, 5/3/07
  14. HJR 40 and HB 3187, Summary, 5/2/07, Jenson
  15. HB 3187, Funding of Education, Human Services, Public Safety and Other as a Percentage of the General Fund, Jenson
  16. HB 3187, Total Education pie charts, Jenson
  17. HB 3187, A state of low-wage jobs, Jenson
  18. HB 3364, Staff Measure Summary, 5/3/07, Allanach
  19. HB 3468, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, 5/3/07, Ayala
  20. HB 3468, Staff Measure Summary, 5/2/07, Ayala