PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #158 and 159

 

SB 653, SB 777 A, HB 2592

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

MAY 14, 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: Barbara Sack, City of Portland, Bureau of Planning

Ann Johnson, City of Portland, Bureau of Planning

Sen. Vicki Walker, SD 7, Eugene

Jack Dempsey, Oregon Health & Science University

Mary Kennedy, Oregon Health & Science University

Tamara Miller, PeaceHealth

Andrew Ainsworth for Rep. Peter Buckley

Jody Wiser, Tax Fairness Oregon

Jack Munro, Oregon Land Title Association

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 158, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

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

005

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 777 A.

006

Mary Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits A, B)

014

Chair Barnhart

 

020

Barbara Sack

Barbara Sack, City of Portland, Bureau of Planning (Exhibits C, D)

080

Ann Johnson

Ann Johnson, City of Portland, Bureau of Planning

082

Rep. Berger

 

085

Johnson

 

093

Rep. Berger

 

095

Sack

 

106

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

109

Johnson

 

111

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

112

Johnson

 

119

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

120

Johnson

 

126

Sack

 

132

Vice Chair Read

 

135

Johnson

 

142

Sack

 

148

Vice Chair Read

 

149

Sack

 

156

Rep. Berger

 

160

Ayala

 

161

Rep. Berger

 

162

Ayala

 

163

Rep. Berger

 

164

Ayala

 

168

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 777 A.

174

Rep. Berger

 

177

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on SB 777 A.

181

Rep. Rosenbaum

MOTION: MOVES SB 777 A TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

183

Chair Barnhart

 

186

Rep. Berger

 

190

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

200

Rep. Berger

 

201

Chair Barnhart

 

204

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on SB 777 A.

205

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 653.

205

Ayala

Exhibits E, F, G, H

230

Sen. Vicki Walker

Sen. Vicki Walker, SD 7, Eugene (Exhibit J)

265

Jack Dempsey

Jack Dempsey, Oregon Health & Science University (Exhibit I)

280

Rep. Berger

 

287

Sen. Walker

 

296

Rep. Berger

 

307

Sen. Walker

 

331

Chair Barnhart

 

344

Sen. Walker

 

346

Chair Barnhart

 

355

Sen. Walker

 

359

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

365

Mary Kennedy

Mary Kennedy, Oregon Health & Science University

371

Chair Barnhart

 

373

Tamara Miller

Tamara Miller, PeaceHealth (Exhibit K)

393

Chair Barnhart

 

403

Kennedy

 

404

Chair Barnhart

 

409

Kennedy

 

410

Chair Barnhart

 

418

Rep. Berger

 

428

Chair Barnhart

 

451

Rep. Berger

 

453

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 653.

468

Chair Barnhart

 

474

Rep. Rosenbaum

Asked to suspend rules to allow Rep. Gelser to vote on SB 777 A.

479

Chair Barnhart

Rep. Gelser votes aye.

 

TAPE 159, SIDE A

031

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 2592.

037

Andrew Ainsworth

On behalf of Rep. Buckley to read his testimony.

094

Chair Barnhart

 

107

Jody Wiser

Jody Wiser, Tax Fairness Oregon

163

Rep. Berger

 

164

Chair Barnhart

 

165

Rep. Berger

 

182

Chair Barnhart

 

199

Rep. Berger

 

209

Chair Barnhart

 

218

Wiser

 

241

Chair Barnhart

 

247

Jack Munro

Jack Munro, Oregon Land Title Association

483

Chair Barnhart

 

 

TAPE 158, SIDE B

029

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

055

Chair Barnhart

 

056

Buchanan

 

062

Chair Barnhart

 

065

Buchanan

 

076

Rep. Berger

 

083

Buchanan

 

101

Chair Barnhart

 

109

Buchanan

 

117

Chair Barnhart

 

119

Buchanan

 

155

Chair Barnhart

 

156

Buchanan

 

160

Chair Barnhart

 

161

Buchanan

 

162

Chair Barnhart

 

165

Buchanan

 

166

Chair Barnhart

 

167

Buchanan

 

178

Chair Barnhart

 

179

Buchanan

 

216

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 2592.

228

Chair Barnhart

Re-opened Public Hearing on HB 2592 to request work group.

231

Rep. Berger

 

238

Chair Barnhart

 

239

Rep. Berger

 

240

Rep. Olson

 

241

Chair Barnhart

 

278

Vice Chair Read

 

279

Chair Barnhart

 

285

Rep. Berger

 

295

Chair Barnhart

Re-closed Public Hearing on HB 2592.

314

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:23 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 777 A, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  2. SB 777 A, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  3. SB 777, Written testimony, Barbara Sack.
  4. SB 777, Tax Abatement Program map, Barbara Sack.
  5. SB 653, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  6. SB 653, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  7. SB 653, -1 amendments, LRO staff.
  8. SB 653-1, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  9. SB 653, Written testimony, Jack Dempsey.
  10. SB 653, Written testimony, Sen. Vicki Walker.
  11. SB 653, Written testimony, Tamara Miller.