HOUSE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

April 19, 2007 Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M.  Tapes 56 - 57

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Arnie Roblan, Chair

Rep. Brian Clem, Vice-Chair

Rep. Patti Smith, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Jackie Dingfelder

Rep. Greg Macpherson

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Rep. Ron Maurer

 

MEMBERS VISITING:            Rep. Kim Thatcher

                                                Rep. Linda Flores

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

Bryan Penn, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            HB 2889 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 3512 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 3025 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2114 – Work Session

                                                HB 2971 – Work Session

                                                HB 3437 – 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

56A

003

Chair Roblan calls the meeting to order at 3:16 p.m.

HB 2889 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

012

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

018

Chair Roblan

 

025

Tom Ruedy, Portland, OR  (EXHIBIT A)

 

073

Chair Roblan

 

074

Rep. P. Smith

 

077

Ruedy

 

089

Chair Roblan

 

090

Rep. P. Smith

56A

093

Ruedy

 

093

Rep. Clem

 

098

Ruedy

 

106

Chair Roblan

 

110

Jim Hansen, Portland, OR

 

140

Chair Roblan

 

142

Hansen

 

143

Ruedy

 

144

Chair Roblan

 

145

Hansen

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Rep. Dave Hunt, District 40 (EXHIBIT Q)

 

149

Chair Roblan

HB 3512 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

158

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

165

Chair Roblan

 

168

Rep. Kim Thatcher, District 25 (EXHIBIT B)

 

194

Chair Roblan

 

195

Rep. Linda Flores, District 51

 

210

Chair Roblan

 

214

Rep. Thatcher

 

217

Rep. Clem

 

220

Rep. Thatcher

 

222

Chair Roblan

 

229

Don Schellenberg, Associate Director of Governmental Affairs, Oregon Farm Bureau (EXHIBIT C)

 

250

Chair Roblan

 

252

Rebecca Nance, Legislative Director, Employment Department

 

263

Chair Roblan

 

270

Rep. P. Smith

 

272

Chair Roblan

HB 3025 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

284

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

292

Chair Roblan

 

298

Jon Chandler, Oregon Home Builders Association

 

342

Brian Moore, Land Use Attorney

 

388

Chair Roblan

 

396

Linda Ludwig, League of Oregon Cities

 

414

Chair Roblan

56A

416

Harlan Levy, Oregon Association of Realtors

 

432

Chair Roblan

 

444

Rep. Dingfelder

 

453

Chair Roblan

 

460

Rep. Dingfelder

HB 2114 – WORK SESSION

57A

020

Chair Roblan

 

022

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

023

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves to ADOPT HB 2114-1 amendments dated 3/5/07. (EXHIBIT D)

 

 

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

035

Rep. Dingfelder

 

036

Chair Roblan

 

037

Lanny Quackenbush, Oregon Department of Forestry

 

092

Chair Roblan

 

094

Rep. Dingfelder

 

097

Quackenbush

 

098

Rep. Dingfelder

 

100

Quackenbush

 

107

Rep. Dingfelder

 

109

Quackenbush

 

119

Rep. Dingfelder

 

122

Chair Roblan

 

132

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves HB 2114A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

135

Chair Roblan

 

140

VOTE:  6-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. DINGFELDER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

143

Chair Roblan

 

145

Rep. Dingfelder

 

148

Chair Roblan

The following prepared testimony was submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Bruce Taylor, Defenders of Wildlife (EXHIBIT T)

HB 2971 – WORK SESSION

57A

155

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves to ADOPT HB 2971-2 amendments dated 4/4/07. (EXHIBIT E)

 

158

Chair Roblan

 

161

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

172

Chair Roblan

 

174

Rep. Macpherson

 

184

Patrino

 

200

Rep. Macpherson

 

205

Chair Roblan

 

207

VOTE:  4-2-1

AYE:               4 - Boquist, Clem, Smith P., Roblan

NAY:               2 - Dingfelder, Macpherson

EXCUSED:     1 – Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

 

209

Chair Roblan

 

210

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves HB 2971A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

213

Chair Roblan

 

216

Rep. Clem

 

235

Rep. Dingfelder

 

238

Chair Roblan

 

242

VOTE:  4-2-1

AYE:               4 - Boquist, Clem, Smith P., Roblan

NAY:               2 - Dingfelder, Macpherson

EXCUSED:     1 – Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BOQUIST will lead discussion on the floor.

 

244

Rep. Boquist

 

247

Chair Roblan

HB 3437 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

253

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

262

Chair Roblan

 

280

Kelly Peterson, Program Coordinator, Humane Society of America (EXHIBIT F)

 

353

Nicole Paquette, General Counsel, Animal Protection Institute (EXHIBIT G)

 

414

Chair Roblan

 

420

Peterson

 

423

Paquette

 

427

Chair Roblan

 

429

Peterson

 

432

Rep. Clem

57A

438

Peterson

 

440

Chair Roblan

 

445

Paquette

 

448

Chair Roblan

 

455

Tony Vecchio, Director, Oregon Zoo

56B

056

Chair Roblan

 

071

Mike Daly, Deschutes County (EXHIBIT H)

 

105

Dave Hanson, Deschutes County (EXHIBIT I)

 

145

Chair Roblan

 

149

Jessi Clark-White, Lane County (EXHIBIT J)

 

154

Hanson

 

157

Clark-White

 

193

Rep. Clem

 

198

Clark-White

 

233

Hanson

 

251

Clark-White

 

254

Chair Roblan

 

255

Daly

 

257

Chair Roblan

 

260

Daly

 

261

Chair Roblan

 

270

Jackie Beckstead, Deputy, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office (EXHIBIT K)

 

362

Scott Beckstead, Waldport, OR

 

408

Jan Mothershed, Washington County (EXHIBIT L)

57B

030

Chair Roblan

 

050

Molly Schaefer (EXHIBIT M)

 

092

Steve Belknap,  (EXHIBIT N)

 

128

Steve Higgs (EXHIBIT O)

 

139

Schaefer

 

150

Rep. Clem

 

152

Schaefer

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Becky Rasmussen, Langlois, OR (EXHIBIT R)

 

 

Richard Kraker, Forest Grove, OR (EXHIBIT S)

 

 

Diane Tharp, Jackson County (EXHIBIT U)

 

 

Glenn Kolb, Director, Oregon Veterinary Medical Association (EXHIBIT V)

 

 

Terry Gerros, Santiam Equine Cordon Road Veterinary Clinic (EXHIBIT W)

57B

 

Muriel Seal, Astoria, OR (EXHIBIT X)

 

 

Debra Pierce, Corvallis, OR (EXHIBIT Y)

 

 

Roland Sonnenburg, Oregon (EXHIBIT Z)

 

 

Lauren Henry, Oregon (EXHIBIT AA)

 

 

John Turner, Feline Conservation Federation (EXHIBIT BB)

 

158

Chair Roblan

HB 3437 – WORK SESSION

 

175

MOTION:  Rep. Clem moves to ADOPT HB 3437-3 amendments dated 4/19/07. (EXHIBIT P)

 

177

Chair Roblan

 

179

Rep. Clem

 

182

Rep. P. Smith

 

188

Chair Roblan

 

189

VOTE:  5-1-1

AYE:               5 - Boquist, Clem, Dingfelder, Macpherson, Roblan

NAY:               1 - Smith P.

EXCUSED:     1 – Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

 

190

MOTION:  Rep. Clem moves HB 3437A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

191

Chair Roblan

 

194

Rep. Clem

 

204

Chair Roblan

 

209

VOTE:  5-1-1

AYE:               5 - Boquist, Clem, Dingfelder, Macpherson, Roblan

NAY:               1 - Smith P.

EXCUSED:     1 – Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ROBLAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

Chair Roblan adjourns the meeting at 5:03 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2889, prepared testimony, Tom Ruedy, 6 pp
  2. HB 3512, written testimony, Rep. Thatcher, 1 p
  3. HB 3512, written testimony, Don Schellenberg, 1 p
  4. HB 2114, -1 amendments, staff, 14 pp
  5. HB 2971, -2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  6. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Kelly Peterson, 7 pp
  7. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Nicole Paquette, 3 pp
  8. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Mike Daly, 12 pp
  9. HB 3437, written testimony, Dave Hanson, 1 p
  10. HB 3437, written testimony, Jessi Clark-White, 1 p
  11. HB 3437, written testimony, Jackie Beckstead, 2 pp
  12. HB 3437, written testimony, Jan Mothershed, 2 pp
  13. HB 3437, written testimony, Molly Schaefer, 1 p
  14. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Steve Belknap, 12 pp
  15. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Steve Higgs 3 pp
  16. HB 3437, -3 amendments, staff, 1 p
  17. HB 2889, written testimony, Rep. Hunt, 1 p
  18. HB 3437, written testimony, Becky Rasmussen, 1 p
  19. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Richard Kraker, 5 pp
  20. HB 2114, written testimony, Bruce Taylor, 1 p
  21. HB 3437, prepared testimony, Diane Tharp, 6 pp
  22. HB 3437, written testimony, Glenn Kolb, 1 p
  23. HB 3437, written testimony, Terry Gerros, 1 p
  24. HB 3437, written testimony, Muriel Seal, 1 p
  25. HB 3437, written testimony, Debra Pierce, 1 p

Z. HB 3437, written testimony, Roland Sonnenburg, 3 pp

AA. HB 3437, written testimony, Lauren Henry, 1 p

BB. HB 3437, prepared testimony, John Turner, 6 pp