HOUSE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

TAPE LOG

 

May 23, 2007 Hearing Room 357

3:00 P.M. Tapes 88 - 91

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. E. Terry Beyer, Chair

Rep. George Gilman, Vice-Chair

Rep. Carolyn Tomei, Vice-Chair

Rep. Peter Buckley

Rep. R. Tom Butler

Rep. Tobias Read

Rep. Greg Smith

 

 

STAFF PRESENT: Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

Emily Brandes, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 108A Public Hearing

SB 101A Work Session

SB 789A Public Hearing and Work Session

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

88A

004

Chair Beyer calls the meeting to order at 3:06 p.m.

SB 108A PUBLIC HEARING

 

007

Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

 

036

Chair Beyer

 

039

Sen. Vicki Walker, State Senator, Senate District #7

 

078

Chair Beyer

 

080

Brandy Lyons, Citizen, Cottage Grove

 

092

Richard Lane, Attorney, Grants Pass (EXHIBIT A)

 

179

Sen. Walker

 

187

Lane

 

201

Rep. Buckley

 

206

Lane

 

211

Sen. Walker

 

237

Chair Beyer

 

240

Sen. Walker

88A

257

Rep. G. Smith

 

260

Sen. Walker

 

265

Rep. G. Smith

 

266

Sen. Walker

 

274

Rep. Tomei

 

282

Sen. Walker

 

286

Rep. Butler

 

299

Sen. Walker

 

303

Lane

 

311

Rep. Butler

 

320

Lane

 

325

Rep. Butler

 

328

Lane

 

332

Rep. Butler

 

342

Lane

 

369

Rep. Butler

 

372

Lane

 

375

Rep. Butler

 

379

Lane

 

387

Rep. G. Smith

 

399

Sen. Walker

89A

013

Lane

 

014

Rep. G. Smith

 

015

Lane

 

020

Sen. Walker

 

025

Rep. G. Smith

 

030

Sen. Walker

 

045

Chair Beyer

 

050

Sen. Floyd Prozanski, State Senator, Senate District #4

 

113

Rep. Butler

 

122

Sen. Prozanski

 

175

Rep. Butler

 

190

Sen. Prozanski

 

210

Rep. Butler

 

243

Sen. Prozanski

 

276

Rep. Tomei

 

284

Sen. Prozanski

 

314

Rep. Tomei

89A

319

Sen. Prozanski

 

330

Rep. Tomei

 

333

Sen. Prozanski

 

354

Rep. Tomei

 

373

Sen. Prozanski

 

401

Rep. G. Smith

 

408

Sen. Prozanski

 

415

Rep. G. Smith

88B

012

Sen. Prozanski

 

015

Rep. G. Smith

 

020

Callens

 

023

Sen. Prozanski

 

028

Chair Beyer

 

035

Bob Russell, President, Oregon Trucking Associations, Inc. (EXHIBIT B)

 

245

Chair Beyer

 

247

Russell

 

252

Chair Beyer

 

253

Rep. G. Smith

 

263

Russell

 

269

Rep. G. Smith

 

273

Russell

 

277

Rep. Tomei

 

280

Russell

 

284

Chair Beyer

 

286

Al Elkins, Lobbyist, Oregon Tow Truck Association

 

331

Mike Wagner

 

376

Rep. G. Smith

 

379

Russell

 

382

Rep. G. Smith

 

392

Russell

 

405

Rep. G. Smith

89B

020

Russell

 

047

Rep. Butler

 

063

Elkins

 

070

Rep. Butler

 

071

Elkins

 

076

Russell

 

083

Rep. Butler

89B

090

Russell

 

096

Rep. Buckley

 

099

Russell

 

107

Rep. Buckley

 

109

Russell

 

110

Rep. Buckley

 

111

Russell

 

112

Rep. Buckley

 

118

Russell

 

134

Rep. Buckley

 

136

Russell

 

154

Rep. G. Smith

 

157

Rep. Butler

 

158

Callens

 

170

Chair Beyer

 

177

Don Coats, Immediate Past President, Oregon Wheat Growers League (EXHIBIT C)

 

208

Chair Beyer

 

210

Rep. Butler

 

224

Coats

 

231

Chair Beyer

 

237

Scott Bricker, Policy Director, Bicycle Transportation Alliance

 

316

Olivia Clark, Executive Director of Government Affairs, TRI-MET

 

346

Rep. G. Smith

 

363

Scott Ashcom, Executive Director, Oregon Agricultural Alliance

 

432

Rep. Butler

90A

029

Chair Beyer

 

031

Don Schellenberg, Associate Director of Government Affairs, Oregon Farm Bureau

 

061

Chair Beyer

SB 101A WORK SESSION

 

066

Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

 

107

Chair Beyer

 

110

Rep. G. Smith

 

117

Rep. Buckley

 

118

MOTION: Rep. Tomei moves to ADOPT SB 101A-A6 amendments dated 05/07/07.

 

119

Rep. Buckley

 

121

VOTE: 7-0-0

 

 

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

90A

129

MOTION: Rep. Tomei moves to ADOPT SB 101A-A8 amendments dated 05/23/07.

 

130

VOTE: 7-0-0

 

 

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

 

137

MOTION: Rep. Tomei moves SB 101A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED subsequent referral to Ways and Means

 

141

Chair Beyer

 

148

VOTE: 5-1-1 AYE: 5 Buckley, Gilman, Read, Tomei, Beyer NAY: 1 G. Smith EXCUSED: 1 -- Butler

 

 

Chair Beyer declares the motion CARRIED.

 

158

Chair Beyer

SB 789A PUBLIC HEARING

 

160

Judith Callens, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT F)

 

192

Chair Beyer

 

203

Sen. Floyd Prozanski, State Senator, Senate District #4 (EXHIBIT G)

 

240

Tom Jefferson, Cyclist, Eugene

 

341

Chair Beyer

 

344

Jerry Norquist, Executive Director, Cycle Oregon

91A

045

Scott Bricker, Policy Analyst, Bicycle Transportation Alliance

 

083

Sen. Prozanski

 

123

Rep. G. Smith

 

130

Norquist

 

133

Rep. Read

 

138

Sen. Prozanski

 

155

Chair Beyer

 

163

Sen. Prozanski

 

190

Chair Beyer

 

198

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

 

222

Rep. Tomei

 

224

Evans

 

249

Rep. Tomei

 

250

Evans

 

261

Chair Beyer

SB 789A WORK SESSION

 

265

Sen. Floyd Prozanski, State Senator, Senate District #4

 

269

MOTION: Rep. Read moves SB 789A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

91A

283

VOTE: 4-1-2 AYE: 4 Buckley, Gilman, Read, Tomei NAY: 1 Beyer EXCUSED: 2 Butler, G. Smith

 

 

Chair Beyer declares the motion CARRIED. REP. READ will lead discussion on the floor

 

284

Rep. Tomei

 

288

Chair Beyer

 

290

Chair Beyer adjourns the meeting at 5:45 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 108A, Informational Packet, Richard Lane, 16 pp
  2. SB 108A, Informational Packet, Bob Russell, 14 pp
  3. SB 108A, Informational Packet, Don Coats, 36 pp
  4. SB 101A, -A6 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  5. SB 101A, -A8 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  6. SB 789A, -A2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  7. SB 789A, Informational Sheet, Sen. Floyd Prozanski, 1 p
  8. SB 789A, written testimony, Jack Evans, 1 p