PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #173 and 174

 

HB 2968, SB 1036, SB 814, SB 815. Not heard: HB 3057.

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

MAY 23, 2007, 1:00 P.M.

Hearing Room A State Capitol Building

 

Members Present: Rep. Phil Barnhart Chair

Rep. Tom Butler, Vice Chair

Rep. Tobias Read, Vice Chair

Rep. Vicki Berger

Rep. Scott Bruun

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Andy Olson

Rep. Diane Rosenbaum

Rep. Brad Witt

 

Witnesses Present: Sen. Ryan Deckert, SD 14, Beaverton

Pauline McGuire, Stand for Children

Julie Volpel, Stand for Children

Dana Hepper, Stand for Children

Alice Norris, Mayor of Oregon City

Joe Schweinhart, City of Salem

Gil Riddell, Association of Oregon Counties

Andy Shaw, League of Oregon Cities

Mike Dewey, representing Triad Hospital Systems

Bruce Bishop, Oregon Hospital Association

Kevin Finney, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon

Don Schellenberg, Oregon Farm Bureau

Jim Green, Oregon School Boards Association

John Chandler, Oregon Home Builders Association

Mark Whitlow, International Council of Shopping Centers

Joe Baessler, AFSCME

Rep. Tina Kotek, HD 44, Portland

Randy Walruff, Multnomah County Assessor

John Phillips, Department of Revenue

 

Staff Present: Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Office

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 173, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:18 P.M.

004

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2968.

009

Vice Chair Butler

MOTION: MOVES HB 2968 TO THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON WAYS & MEANS WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION.

011

Chair Barnhart

ORDER: ROLL CALL VOTE: MEMBERS VOTING AYE: BERGER, BRUUN, BUTLER, OLSON, READ, BARNHART. MEMBERS EXCUSED: GELSER, ROSENBAUM, WITT. MOTION PASSES: 6-0-3

020

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2968.

022

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SD 1036.

027

Sen. Ryan Deckert

Sen. Ryan Deckert, SD 14, Beaverton

068

Steve Meyer

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits A, B)

092

Chair Barnhart

 

093

Rep. Berger

 

094

Chair Barnhart

 

096

Rep. Bruun

 

100

Meyer

 

102

Vice Chair Butler

 

117

Meyer

 

122

Vice Chair Butler

 

124

Chair Barnhart

 

138

Pauline McGuire

Pauline McGuire, Stand for Children (Exhibit C)

170

Julie Volpel

Julie Volpel, Stand for Children (Exhibit D)

224

Dana Hepper

Dana Hepper, Stand for Children

241

Rep. Bruun

 

250

Hepper

 

258

Rep. Bruun

 

278

Hepper

 

290

Chair Barnhart

 

299

Alice Norris

Alice Norris, Mayor of Oregon City (Exhibit E)

346

Joe Schweinhart

Joe Schweinhart, City of Salem

366

Chair Barnhart

 

371

Norris

 

372

Chair Barnhart

 

380

Gil Riddell

Gil Riddell, Association of Oregon Counties

420

Andy Shaw

Andy Shaw, League of Oregon Cities (Exhibits F, G, H)

 

TAPE 174, SIDE A

023

Shaw

Continuation of comments.

079

Vice Chair Butler

 

088

Shaw

 

095

Riddell

 

101

Vice Chair Butler

 

116

Shaw

 

120

Vice Chair Butler

 

126

Chair Barnhart

 

130

Mike Dewey

Mike Dewey, representing Triad Hospital Systems

166

Bruce Bishop

Bruce Bishop, Oregon Hospital Association

182

Chair Barnhart

 

187

Bishop

 

194

Chair Barnhart

 

196

Rep. Gelser

 

202

Bishop

 

205

Rep. Gelser

 

207

Vice Chair Butler

 

219

Bishop

 

229

Chair Barnhart

 

237

Kevin Finney

Kevin Finney, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon

248

Don Schellenberg

Don Schellenberg, Oregon Farm Bureau

268

Vice Chair Butler

 

273

Jim Green

Jim Green, Oregon School Boards Association

393

Vice Chair Butler

 

396

Green

 

408

Rep. Berger

 

426

Green

 

449

Rep. Berger

 

472

Green

 

483

Chair Barnhart

 

 

TAPE 173, SIDE B

032

Green

 

050

Chair Barnhart

 

058

John Chandler

John Chandler, Oregon Home Builders Association (Exhibit I)

122

Mark Whitlow

Mark Whitlow, International Council of Shopping Centers (Exhibit J)

153

Joe Baessler

Joe Baessler, AFSCME

166

Chair Barnhart

 

169

Rep. Berger

 

172

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

187

Chandler

 

220

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

223

Chandler

 

225

Rep. Rosenbaum

 

228

Chandler

 

234

Vice Chair Butler

 

247

Whitlow

 

268

Vice Chair Butler

 

272

Meyer

 

278

Vice Chair Butler

 

283

Chair Barnhart

 

288

Rep. Berger

 

294

Chandler

 

298

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 1036.

306

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3057.

319

Rep. Tina Kotek

Rep. Tina Kotek, HD 44, Portland

367

Chair Barnhart

 

375

Rep. Berger

 

381

Rep. Kotek

 

396

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3057.

401

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB814.

406

Mary Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits K, L)

428

Randy Walruff

Randy Walruff, Multnomah County Assessor (Exhibit M)

450

Chair Barnhart

 

452

Walruff

 

481

John Phillips

John Phillips, Department of Revenue

487

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 814.

 

TAPE 174, SIDE B

029

Chair Barnhart

Opened Public Hearing on SB 815.

031

Ayala

Exhibit N.

036

Walruff

Exhibit O.

050

Phillips

 

058

Chair Barnhart

Closed Public Hearing on SB 815.

062

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 2:47 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 1036, Staff measure summary, Steve Meyer.
  2. SB 1036, Revenue impact statement, Steve Meyer.
  3. SB 1036, Written testimony, Pauline McGuire.
  4. SB 1036, Written testimony, Julie Volpel.
  5. SB 1036, Written testimony, Alice Norris.
  6. SB 1036, Amendment overview (Set 2), Andy Shaw.
  7. SB 1036, Amendment overview (Set 3), Andy Shaw.
  8. SB 1036, -A14 amendments, Andy Shaw.
  9. SB 1036, Written testimony, John Chandler.
  10. SB 1036, -A15 amendments, Mark Whitlow.
  11. SB 814, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  12. SB 814, Revenue impact statement, Mary Ayala.
  13. SB 814, Written testimony, Andy Walruff.
  14. SB 815, Staff measure summary, Mary Ayala.
  15. SB 815, Written testimony, Andy Walruff.