PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #165 and 166

 

HB 3201, 3202 A, 3205 A, 2400 A, 2938, 3156, 3158 A, 3197 A, 2155, 2967

Not heard:  HB 2013

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

MAY 17, 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. Andy Olson

                        Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

                        Rep. Brad Witt

 

Members Excused:                        Rep. Tom Butler, Vice Chair

                        Rep. Sara Gelser

 

Witnesses Present:                        Rep. John Dallum, HD 59, The Dalles

                        Paula Brown, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

                        Mac McDonald, United Veterans of Oregon

                        Steve Schlag, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

                        Rep. Donna Nelson, HD 24, McMinnville

                        Brig. Gen Mike Caldwell, Oregon Military Department

                        Kevin O’Reilly, Oregon Paralyzed Veterans of America

                        Greg Warnock, Oregon War Veterans

 

Staff Present:                        Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                        Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                        Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 165, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:10 P.M.

004

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearings on HB 3201, HB 3202, HB 3205, HB 2400, HB 2938, HB 3156, HB 3158, HB 3197, and HB 2155.

012

Chris Allanach

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

035

Chair Barnhart

 

039

Rep. John Dallum

Rep. John Dallum, HD 59, The Dalles (Re HB 2400)

062

Paula Brown

Paula Brown, Oregon Department of Veterans (Re HB 2400)

072

Chair Barnhart

 

073

Brown

 

074

Chair Barnhart

 

076

Mac McDonald

Mac McDonald, United Veterans of Oregon (Re HB 2400)

086

Brown

 

087

Chair Barnhart

 

088

Brown

Re HB 2155 (Exhibit B)

107

Chair Barnhart

 

115

Brown

 

117

Chair Barnhart

 

120

Brown

 

128

Steve Schlag

Steve Schlag, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

155

Chair Barnhart

 

159

Brown

 

168

Chair Barnhart

 

173

Brown

 

174

Chair Barnhart

 

180

Schlag

 

187

Chair Barnhart

 

191

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

194

Allanach

 

195

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

196

Chair Barnhart

 

203

Rep. Donna Nelson

Rep. Donna Nelson, HD 24, McMinnville (Re HB 3197-A) (Exhibit C)

284

Chair Barnhart

 

286

Rep. Nelson

Re HB 3201 (Exhibit D)

327

Rep. Nelson

Re HB 3205 (Exhibit E)

369

Rep. Nelson

Re HB 3202 (Exhibit F)

444

Chair Barnhart

 

448

Rep. Nelson

 

464

Brig. Gen. Mike Caldwell

Brig. Gen. Mike Caldwell, Oregon Military Department

 

TAPE 166, SIDE A

023

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

Continuation of comments.

061

Rep. Berger

 

066

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

072

Rep. Berger

 

074

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

125

Rep. Berger

 

127

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

155

Rep. Berger

 

162

Chair Barnhart

 

171

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

190

Chair Barnhart

 

193

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

200

Chair Barnhart

 

201

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

205

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

211

Brig. Gen. Caldwell

 

272

Chair Barnhart

 

284

Kevin O’Reilly

Kevin O’Reilly, Oregon Paralyzed Veterans of America - Re HB 3205, HB 2938, HB 3197, HB 2155, HB 2400.

353

Chair Barnhart

 

356

Rep. Berger

 

367

O’Reilly

 

379

Chair Barnhart

 

389

Greg Warnock

Greg Warnock, Oregon War Veterans (Exhibit G).  Re HB 3201

 

TAPE 165, SIDE B

023

Warnock

 

026

Chair Barnhart

 

027

Warnock

Re HB 3202, HB 3205, HB 3197.

152

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearings on HB 3201, HB 3202, HB 3205, HB 2400, HB 2938, HB 3156, HB 3158, HB 3197, and HB 2155.

173

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2967.

180

Rep. Rosenbaum

MOTION:  MOVES HB 2967 TO THE FLOOR WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION AND WITH A SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL TO THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON WAYS & MEANS.

186

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:  ROLL CALL VOTE:  MEMBERS VOTING AYE:  BERGER, BRUUN, OLSON, READ, ROSENBAUM, WITT, BARNHART.  MEMBERS EXCUSED:  BUTLER, GELSER.  MOTION PASSES:  7-0-2.

193

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2967.

196

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:19 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 2013, 2155, 2400 A, 2938, 3156, 3158 A, 3197 A, 3201, 3202, 3205 A, 2208, 2577, 3159, 3308, Chart Describing Bills Affecting Veterans, Chris Allanach.
  2. HB 2155, Written testimony, Paula Brown.
  3. HB 3197, Written testimony, Rep. Donna Nelson.
  4. HB 3201, Written testimony, Rep. Donna Nelson.
  5. HB 3205, Written testimony, Rep. Donna Nelson.
  6. HB 3202, Written testimony, Rep. Donna Nelson.
  7. HB 3201, 3202, 3205, 3197, Written testimony, Greg Warnock.
  8. HB 3201, Written testimony, Rob Johnson.
  9. HB 3205, Written testimony, Rob Johnson.