PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #145 and 146

 

SB 175, SB 176, SB 173, SB 171, SB 211, HB 3364, HB 3468.

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

MAY 4, 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 (arrived 2:35 p.m.)

 

Witnesses Present: Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

Gordon Hillesland

John Phillips, Department of Revenue

Chuck Bennett, Confederation of Oregon School Administrators

Nancy Latini, Office of Student Learning and Partnerships, Dept. of Ed.

Brian Reeder, Department of Education

Kristina McNitt, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

Peter Daugherty, Private Forest Program Director, Dept. of Forestry

Ray Wilkeson, Oregon Forest Industries Council

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 145, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:19 P.M.

005

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 175.

006

Chris Allanach

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

023

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue (Exhibit C)

035

Rep. Berger

 

038

Buchanan

 

042

Rep. Berger

 

044

Chair Barnhart

 

045

Buchanan

 

056

Chair Barnhart

 

059

Buchanan

 

061

Chair Barnhart

 

063

Buchanan

 

065

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 175.

070

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on SB 175.

071

Rep. Gelser

MOTION: MOVES SB 175 TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

073

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.

084

Rep. Gelser

 

085

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on SB 175.

089

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 176.

090

Allanach

Exhibits D, E.

111

Buchanan

Exhibit F.

130

Rep. Olson

 

134

Buchanan

 

141

Rep. Bruun

 

147

Chair Barnhart

 

159

Buchanan

 

197

Chair Barnhart

 

198

Buchanan

 

208

Chair Barnhart

 

212

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

217

Buchanan

 

226

Rep. Berger

 

229

Buchanan

 

249

Rep. Berger

 

256

Buchanan

 

258

Chair Barnhart

 

262

Gordon Hillesland

Gordon Hillesland (Exhibit G)

263

Chair Barnhart

 

264

Hillesland

 

295

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 176.

302

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on SB 176.

305

Vice Chair Read

MOTION: MOVES SB 176 TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

307

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

320

Rep. Olson

 

321

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on SB 176.

327

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 173.

328

Allanach

Exhibits H, I.

345

Buchanan

Exhibit J.

390

Chair Barnhart

 

392

Rep. Berger

 

398

Buchanan

 

408

Rep. Berger

 

410

Buchanan

 

414

Rep. Berger

 

425

Buchanan

 

441

Rep. Berger

 

448

Buchanan

 

450

Rep. Berger

 

452

Buchanan

 

472

Rep. Berger

 

480

Buchanan

 

494

Rep. Berger

 

 

TAPE 146, SIDE A

032

Chair Barnhart

 

033

Rep. Berger

 

036

Rep. Bruun

 

041

Buchanan

 

053

Rep. Bruun

 

059

Buchanan

 

065

Rep. Bruun

 

066

Chair Barnhart

 

072

Buchanan

 

073

Chair Barnhart

 

076

Buchanan

 

077

Chair Barnhart

 

082

Buchanan

 

083

Chair Barnhart

 

086

Buchanan

 

087

Rep. Bruun

 

092

Buchanan

 

101

Rep. Bruun

 

109

Chair Barnhart

 

110

Rep. Olson

 

117

Buchanan

 

120

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

126

Buchanan

 

128

Chair Barnhart

Will carry over this measure until Monday.

137

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 173.

144

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 171.

148

Mary Ayala

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

169

Chair Barnhart

 

170

Ayala

 

171

Chair Barnhart

 

176

Ayala

 

177

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 171.

181

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on SB 171.

183

Rep. Berger

MOTION: MOVES SB 171 TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

184

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.

196

Rep. Bruun

 

206

Vice Chair Read

 

207

Chair Barnhart

 

208

Rep. Bruun

 

209

Rep. Berger

 

218

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on SB 171.

223

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 211.

225

Steve Meyer

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits M, N, O)

264

Chuck Bennett

Chuck Bennett, Confederation of Oregon School Administrators

290

Nancy Latini

Nancy Latini, Office of Student Learning and Partnerships, Dept. of Ed.

310

Brian Reeder

Brian Reeder, Department of Education

326

Chair Barnhart

 

327

Rep. Berger

 

346

Reeder

 

364

Rep. Gelser

 

373

Latini

 

378

Rep. Gelser

 

392

Rep. Olson

 

400

Latini

 

407

Rep. Olson

 

415

Reeder

 

419

Latini

 

432

Chair Barnhart

 

461

Meyer

 

462

Chair Barnhart

 

464

Meyer

 

467

Chair Barnhart

 

468

Meyer

 

470

Chair Barnhart

 

471

Meyer

 

475

Chair Barnhart

 

 

TAPE 145, SIDE B

030

Meyer

 

036

Chair Barnhart

 

040

Meyer

 

042

Chair Barnhart

 

043

Rep. Berger

 

051

Meyer

 

052

Rep. Berger

 

054

Meyer

 

055

Rep. Berger

 

056

Chair Barnhart

 

069

Meyer

 

072

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 211.

080

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3364.

083

Allanach

 

108

Chair Barnhart

 

115

Kristina McNitt

Kristina McNitt, Oregon Small Woodlands Association (Exhibit P)

147

Peter Daugherty

Peter Daugherty, Private Forest Program Director, Department of Forestry (Exhibit Q)

180

Ray Wilkeson

Ray Wilkeson, Oregon Forest Industries Council

198

Chair Barnhart

 

207

Daugherty

 

233

McNitt

 

248

Daugherty

 

265

Chair Barnhart

 

271

Daugherty

 

274

Chair Barnhart

 

276

Rep. Witt

 

283

McNitt

 

289

Rep. Berger

 

293

Daugherty

 

298

McNitt

 

304

Chair Barnhart

 

305

McNitt

 

318

Chair Barnhart

 

320

Daugherty

 

322

Wilkeson

 

327

Chair Barnhart

 

344

Daugherty

 

356

Chair Barnhart

 

362

Rep. Olson

 

367

Daugherty

 

379

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3364.

390

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3468.

392

Ayala

 

415

Chair Barnhart

 

434

Vice Chair Butler

MOTION: MOVES HB 3468 TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

442

Chair Barnhart

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

495

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3468.

459

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:42 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 175, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  2. SB 174, Revenue impact statement, Chris Allanach.
  3. SB 175, Written testimony, Debra Buchanan.
  4. SB 176, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  5. SB 176, Revenue impact statement, Chris Allanach.
  6. SB 176, Written testimony, Debra Buchanan.
  7. SB 176, Written testimony, Gordon Hillesland.
  8. SB 173, Staff measure summary, Chris Allanach.
  9. SB 173, Revenue impact statement, Chris Allanach.
  10. SB 173, Written testimony, Debra Buchanan.
  11. SB 171, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  12. SB 171, Written testimony, John Phillips.
  13. SB 211, Staff measure summary, Steve Meyer.
  14. SB 211, Revenue impact statement, Steve Meyer.
  15. SB 211, School Finance Distribution, Steve Meyer.
  16. HB 3364, Written testimony, Kristina McNitt.
  17. HB 3364, Written testimony, Peter Daugherty.