WORK SESSION

 

TAPES #209 and 210

 

Heard:HB 3500, HB 2040, HB 3331, HB 2363, HB 2779, HB 3052, HB 3129.

Not heard: HB 3051.

 

HOUSE REVENUE COMMITTEE

JUNE 21, 2007, 1:30 P.M.

Hearing Room A Ė 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:††††††††††††††††††††††† Stephanie Halleck, Department of Environmental Quality

††††††††††††††††††††††† Maggie Van de High, Department of Environmental Quality

††††††††††††††††††††††† Rep. Jackie Dingfelder, HD 45, Portland

††††††††††††††††††††††† Rep. Ben Cannon, HD 46, Portland

††††††††††††††††††††††† Sen. Vicki Walker, SD 7, Eugene

††††††††††††††††††††††† Rep. Chris Edwards, HD 14, Eugene

††††††††††††††††††††††† Rep. Arnie Roblan, HD 9, Coos Bay

††††††††††††††††††††††† Doug Barber, Home Source

††††††††††††††††††††††† Jack Isselmann, Tonkon Torp LLP

††††††††††††††††††††††† Tom Barrows, Northwest Professional Employer Organization Association

††††††††††††††††††††††† Barbara Nelson, Governorís Commission on Senior Services

††††††††††††††††††††††† Mark Overbeck, Governorís Commission on Senior Services Liaison

 

Staff Present:††††††††††††††††††††††† Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

††††††††††††††††††††††† Chris Allanach, Economist, legislative Revenue Office

††††††††††††††††††††††† Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

††††††††††††††††††††††† Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 209, SIDE A

003

Chair Barnhart

Calls meeting to order at 1:41 p.m.

004

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3500.

008

Stephanie Halleck

Stephanie Halleck, Department of Environmental Quality

053

Chair Barnhart

 

054

Halleck

 

069

Vice Chair Butler

 

073

Halleck

 

075

Maggie van de High

Maggie Van de High, Department of Environmental Quality

082

Halleck

 

116

Chair Barnhart

 

117

Halleck

 

155

Chair Barnhart

 

159

Rep. Berger

 

165

Rep. Jackie Dingfelder

Rep. Jackie Dingfelder, HD 45, Portland

166

Rep. Ben Cannon

Rep. Ben Cannon, HD 46, Portland

167

Rep. Dingfelder

 

209

Rep. Cannon

 

242

Rep. Dingfelder

 

243

Chair Barnhart

 

249

Rep. Dingfelder

 

262

Vice Chair Butler

 

287

Rep. Dingfelder

 

310

Vice Chair Butler

 

329

Rep. Dingfelder

 

342

Chair Barnhart

 

344

Rep. Berger

 

350

Vice Chair Butler

 

352

Vice Chair Read

MOTION:MOVES -4 AMENDMENTS TO HB 3500 BE ADOPTED.

361

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:HEARING NO OBJECTION, THE CHAIR SO ORDERED.

364

Vice Chair

MOTION:MOVES HB 3500 AS AMENDED TO THE FLOOR WITH SUBSEQUENT REFERAL TO JOINT COMMITTEE ON WAYS & MEANS WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION.

366

Chair Barnhart

 

369

Rep. Berger

 

393

Rep. Witt

 

412

Chair Barnhart

 

413

Vice Chair Butler

 

430

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:ROLL CALL VOTE:MEMBERS VOTING AYE:BERGER, BRUUN, BUTLER, GELSER, OLSON, READ, WITT.MEMBER VOTING NO:BARNHART.MEMBER EXCUSED:ROSENBAUM.MOTION PASES:7-1-1.

472

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3500.

 

TAPE 210, SIDE A

024

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2040.

029

Steve Meyer

Steve Meyer, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

038

Chair Barnhart

 

039

Sen. Vicki Walker

Sen. Vicki Walker, SD 7, Eugene (Exhibits B, C)

093

Rep. Chris Edwards

Rep. Chris Edwards, HD 14, Eugene.

114

Rep. Arnie Roblan

Rep. Arnie Roblan, HD 9, Coos Bay.

151

Sen. Walker

 

162

Chair Barnhart

 

165

Sen. Walker

 

170

Chair Barnhart

 

171

Sen. Walker

 

172

Chair Barnhart

 

177

Sen. Walker

 

182

Chair Barnhart

 

184

Sen. Walker

 

186

Chair Barnhart

 

195

Rep. Roblan

 

207

Vice Chair Butler

 

227

Rep. Edwards

 

232

Sen. Walker

 

239

Chair Barnhart

 

244

Doug Barber

Doug Barber, Home Source

254

Chair Barnhart

 

257

Barber

 

260

Chair Barnhart

 

262

Barber

 

264

Chair Barnhart

 

266

Vice Chair Butler

MOTION:MOVES THE -1 AMENDMENTS TO HB 2040 BE ADOPTED.

267

Chair Barnhart

 

269

Rep. Gelser

 

275

Vice Chair Butler

 

278

Chair Barnhart

 

282

Vice Chair Butler

 

283

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:HEARING NO OBJECTION, THE CHAIR SO ORDERS.

 

 

 

 

290

Vice Chair Butler

MOTION:MOVES HB 2040 AS AMENDED TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION AND REMOVAL OF SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL TO JOINT COMMITTEE ON WAYS & MEANS.

294

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:ROLL CALL VOTE:MEMBERS VOTING AYE:BRUUN, BUTLER, GELSER, OLSON, READ, WITT, BARNHART.MEMBERS EXCUSED:BERGER, ROSENBAUM.MOTION PASSES 7-2-1.

313

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2040.

316

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3129.

328

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (-A6 amendment?)

348

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3129.

356

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2363.

360

Allanach

 

375

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2363.

384

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3331.

386

Allanach

 

401

Chair Barnhart

 

405

Rep. Gelser

 

416

Chair Barnhart

 

420

Rep. Gelser

 

423

Chair Barnhart

 

425

Rep. Gelser

Moves 3331 with do pass.

426

Chair Barnhart

 

430

Rep. Gelser

MOTION:MOVES HB 3331 TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

433

Chair Barnhart

 

437

Rep. Olson

 

446

Chair Barnhart

 

461

Rep. Gelser

 

473

Rep. Olson

 

479

Rep. Gelser

 

 

TAPE 209, SIDE B

040

Chair Barnhart

 

042

Vice Chair Barnhart

 

053

Rep. Olson

 

056

Rep. Gelser

 

062

Chair Barnhart

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

070

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3331.

072

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3129.

077

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3129.

083

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2363.

085

Allanach

Exhibits D, E

093

Chair Barnhart

 

097

Vice Chair Butler

 

098

Chair Barnhart

 

099

Vice Chair Butler

 

100

Chair Barnhart

 

101

Rep. Bruun

 

102

Allanach

 

103

Chair Barnhart

 

104

Rep. Bruun

 

107

Chair Barnhart

 

109

Rep. Bruun

 

110

Allanach

 

112

Chair Barnhart

 

113

Allanach

 

114

Chair Barnhart

 

119

Allanach

 

121

Vice Chair Read

 

124

Allanach

 

125

Vice Chair Read

 

126

Allanach

 

129

Chair Barnhart

 

134

Allanach

 

135

Chair Barnhart

 

141

Allanach

 

142

Chair Barnhart

 

143

Rep. Gelser

 

156

Rep. Bruun

 

157

Chair Barnhart

 

158

Rep. Bruun

 

163

Chair Barnhart

 

164

Rep. Gelser

MOTION:MOVES -1 AMENDMENTS TO HB 2363 BE ADOPTED.

165

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:HEARING NO OBJECTION, THE CHAIR SO ORDERS.

168

Rep. Gelser

MOTION:MOVES -3 AMENDMENTS TO HB 2363 BE ADOPTED.

169

Chair Barnhart

 

172

Rep. Bruun

 

175

Allanach

 

177

Chair Barnhart

 

178

Rep. Bruun

 

871

Vice Chair Butler

 

201

Rep. Bruun

 

211

Chair Barnhart

ORDER:HEARING NO OBJECTION, THE CHAIR SO ORDERS.

213

Rep. Gelser

MOTION:MOVES HB 2363 AS AMENDED TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

215

Chair Barnhart

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

226

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2363.

229

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 2779.

231

Allanach

 

259

Vice Chair Butler

 

260

Allanach

 

263

Vice Chair Butler

 

268

Chair Barnhart

 

270

Vice Chair Butler

 

282

Allanach

 

293

Vice Chair Butler

 

300

Chair Barnhart

 

302

Allanach

 

303

Chair Barnhart

 

308

Jack Isselmann

Jack Isselmann, Tonkon Torp LLP Exhibit F.

325

Tom Barrows

Tom Barrows, Northwest Professional Employer Organization Association

333

Chair Barnhart

 

352

Barrows

 

361

Chair Barnhart

 

371

Isselmann

 

372

Chair Barnhart

 

373

Isselmann

 

377

Chair Barnhart

 

378

Isselmann

 

380

Vice Chair Butler

 

383

Isselmann

 

385

Chair Barnhart

 

386

Isselmann

 

390

Chair Barnhart

.

394

Vice Chair Butler

 

398

Chair Barnhart

 

404

Isselmann

 

415

Chair Barnhart

 

433

Isselmann

 

435

Chair Barnhart

 

441

Isselmann

 

442

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 2779.

477

Chair Barnhart

Opened Work Session on HB 3052.

489

Barbara Nelson

Barbara Nelson, Governorís Commission on Senior Services

492

Mark Overbeck

Mark Overbeck, Governorís Commission on Senior Services Liaison

 

TAPE 210, SIDE B

023

Overbeck

Continuation of comments.

053

Chair Barnhart

 

054

Overbeck

 

055

Chair Barnhart

 

056

Overbeck

 

063

Chair Barnhart

 

066

Overbeck

 

068

Chair Barnhart

Closed Work Session on HB 3052.

087

Chair Barnhart

Adjourns meeting at 3:10 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

House Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. HB 3500, Staff measure summary, LRO staff.
  2. HB 2040, Written testimony, Sen. Vicki Walker.
  3. HB 2040, -1 amendments, Sen. Vicki Walker.
  4. HB 2363, -1 amendments, LRO staff.
  5. HB 2363, -3 amendments, LRO staff.
  6. HB 2779, -A3 amendments, Jack Isselmann.
  7. HB 3051, -4 amendments, LRO staff.
  8. HB 3052, -6 amendments, LRO staff.
  9. HB 3052, -7 amendments, LRO staff.