HOUSE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

TAPE LOG

 

February 28, 2007   Hearing Room 50

3:00 P.M. Tapes  33 - 34

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Terry Beyer, Chair

Rep. George Gilman, Vice-Chair

Rep. Carolyn Tomei, Vice-Chair

Rep. Peter Buckley

Rep. Tom Butler

Rep. Tobias Read

Rep. Greg Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

Gary Roulier, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

                                                HB 2422 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2456 – Work Session

                                                HB 2704 – Public Hearing

 

 

This tape log is in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  For complete contents, please refer to the cassette tapes.

 

TAPE #

AND SIDE

COUNTER

NUMBER

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

33A

003

Chair Beyer opens the meeting at 3:09 p.m.

HB 2422 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

 

018

Vice-Chair Gilman

 

019

Rep. Terry Beyer, State Representative, House District #12

 

066

Rep. Buckley

 

071

Rep. Beyer

 

087

Rep. Butler

 

089

Rep. Beyer

 

093

Rep. Butler

 

099

Chair  Beyer

 

108

Nan Heim, Lobbyist, Oregon Transit Association (EXHIBIT A)

 

235

Julie Wilcke, Mobility Manager, Ride Connection

 

395

Andy Vobora, Director of Service Planning, Accessibility and Marketing, Lane Transit District (EXHIBIT B)

34A

001

Vobora

 

039

Rep. Gilman

 

042

Heim

 

053

Chair Beyer

HB 2456 – WORK SESSION

 

059

Judith Callens, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT C)

 

072

Chair Beyer

 

078

Rep. Butler

 

089

Jim Green, Lobbyist, Oregon School Boards Association

 

093

Rep. Butler

 

097

Green

 

100

Rep. Butler

 

104

Green

 

107

Rep. Butler

 

109

Callens

 

110

Rep. G. Smith

 

119

MOTION:  Rep. G. Smith moves to ADOPT HB 2456-1 amendments dated 2/26/07.

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

Chair Beyer, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

120

Rep. Butler

 

131

MOTION:  Rep. Tomei moves HB 2456A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

AYE:            In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

 

 

Chair Beyer declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. G. SMITH will lead discussion on the floor.

 

144

Chair Beyer

HB 2422 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

150

Mark Volmert, Transportation Projects Coordinator, Oregon Cascades West Council of Governments (EXHIBIT D)

 

195

Nicole Palmateer, Executive Director, Oregon Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Disabilities (EXHIBIT E)

 

225

Ed Necker, Chair, Lane Transit District’s Accessible Transportation Committee (EXHIBIT F)

 

332

Rep. Buckley

 

333

Necker

 

334

Rep. Buckley

 

335

Necker

 

344

Rep. G. Smith

 

350

Necker

34A

356

Rep. G. Smith

 

367

Necker

 

380

Rep. G. Smith

 

385

Necker

 

391

Rep. G. Smith

 

401

Chair Beyer

 

417

Necker

 

425

Chair Beyer

33B

001

Chair Beyer

 

012

Kathryn Weit, Policy Analyst, Oregon Developmental Disabilities Coalition (EXHIBIT G)

 

025

Edward Plourde, Representative, Self Advocates As Leaders (EXHIBITS H & I)

 

043

John Charles, President, Cascade Policy Institute

 

099

Rep. Buckley

 

114

Charles

 

121

Rep. Buckley

 

122

Charles

 

124

Rep. Buckley

 

127

Rep. Butler

 

136

Charles

 

160

Charlie Morris, Representative, American Red Cross

 

216

Rep. G. Smith

 

225

Chair Beyer

HB 2704 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

242

Rep. Ben Cannon, State Representative, House District #46 (EXHIBIT J)

 

331

Rep. Butler

 

343

Rep. Cannon

 

351

Rep. Butler

 

355

Rep. Cannon

 

363

Rep. Butler

 

396

Joe Smith, Citizen, Portland

34B

001

Smith

 

016

Jeremiah Baumann, Environmental Advocate, Oregon State Public Interest Research Group

 

047

Lindsay Capps, Legislative Director, Oregon Environmental Council

 

078

Jack Evans, Legislative Liaison, Oregon Department of Transportation (EXHIBIT K)

 

115

Chair Beyer

34B

124

Rep. Butler

 

128

Evans

 

133

Rep. Butler

 

139

Chair Beyer adjourns the meeting at 4:52.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2422, written testimony, Nan Heim, 2 pp
  2. HB 2422, written testimony, Andy Vobora, 2 pp
  3. HB 2456, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  4. HB 2422, written testimony, Mark Volmert, 2 pp
  5. HB 2422, written testimony, Nicole Palmateer, 3 pp
  6. HB 2422, written testimony, Ed Necker, 1 p
  7. HB 2422, written testimony, Kathryn Weit, 1 p
  8. HB 2422, written testimony, Edward Plourde, 1 p
  9. HB 2422, informational packet, Edward Plourde, 5 pp
  10. HB 2704, written testimony, Ben Cannon, 2 pp
  11. HB 2704, written testimony, Jack Evans, 1 p