HOUSE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES

 

February 06, 2007   Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes  13 - 14

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Arnie Roblan, Chair

Rep. Patti Smith, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Jackie Dingfelder

Rep. Greg Macpherson

Rep. Ron Maurer

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Rep. Brian Clem, Vice-Chair

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

Bryan Penn, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            HB 2402 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2444 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2445 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2115 – 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

13A

003

Chair Roblan calls the meeting to order at 3:04 p.m.

PUBLIC HEARING – HB 2402

 

007

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

020

Katy Coba, Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA)

 

041

Dan Floyd, Representative, Northwest Grocery Association (EXHIBIT A)

 

067

Chair Roblan

 

068

Russ Wyckoff, Weights and Measures Administrator, ODA

 

072

Rep. Maurer

 

074

Floyd

 

090

Chair Roblan

 

092

Floyd

 

097

Chair Roblan

 

100

Rep. Macpherson

 

103

Floyd

13A

106

Rep. Macpherson

 

120

Wyckoff

 

137

Rep. Macpherson

 

139

Chair Roblan

 

141

Floyd

 

142

Chair Roblan

 

142

Wyckoff

 

148

Chair Roblan

 

151

Floyd

 

152

Coba

 

172

Rep. Maurer

 

175

Wyckoff

 

189

Coba

 

218

Rep. Maurer

 

222

Coba

 

228

Rep. Macpherson

 

240

Coba

 

257

Rep. Macpherson

 

262

Coba

 

265

Chair Roblan

 

266

Rep. Boquist

 

275

Floyd

 

280

Chair Roblan

 

285

John McCulley, Executive Secretary, Agriculture Cooperative Council of Oregon

 

315

Jim Welsh, Political Advocate, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association

 

328

Chair Roblan

 

343

Mark Nelson, Representative, Northwest Food Processors Association

 

354

Chair Roblan

PUBLIC HEARING – HB 2444

 

362

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

365

Chair Roblan

 

368

Rep. P. Smith

 

376

Kevin Zielinski, Chairman, Oregon Bartlett Pear Commission (EXHIBIT B)

 

398

Rep. Dingfelder

 

414

Zielinski

 

419

Rep. Boquist

 

427

Chair Roblan

13A

447

Zielinski

 

461

Chair Roblan

PUBLIC HEARING – HB 2445

 

473

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

478

Chair Roblan

14A

023

Al Elkins, Lobbyist, Oregon Hunters Association (EXHIBIT C)

 

062

Chair Roblan

 

069

Ron Anglin, Wildlife Division Administrator, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (EXHIBITS D, E)

 

112

Chair Roblan

 

113

Rep. Macpherson

 

121

Anglin

 

130

Rep. Macpherson

 

139

Chair Roblan

 

165

Rep. Boquist

 

186

Chair Roblan

 

192

Mike Dykzell, Director, Oregon Forest Industries Council (EXHIBIT F)

 

204

Chair Roblan

 

209

Jim Welsh, Political Advocate, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association

 

220

Chair Roblan

 

225

Katie Fast, Associate Director of Government Affairs, Oregon Farm Bureau Federation

 

242

Chair Roblan

WORK SESSION – HB 2115

 

251

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

257

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves HB 2115 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

262

Chair Roblan

 

270

Rep. Boquist

 

272

Chair Roblan

 

260

VOTE:  5-1-1

AYE:               5 - Dingfelder, Macpherson, Maurer, Smith P., Roblan

NAY:               1 - Boquist

EXCUSED:     1 – Clem

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

Chair Roblan adjourns the meeting at 3:55 p.m.

 

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2402, report, Dan Floyd, 1 p
  2. HB 2444, written testimony, Kevin Zielinski, 1 p
  3. HB 2445, written testimony, Al Elkins, 1 p
  4. HB 2445, written testimony, Ron Anglin, 2 pp
  5. HB 2445, brochure, Ron Anglin, 2 pp
  6. HB 2445, written testimony, Mike Dykzell, 1 p