HOUSE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

May 15, 2007 Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes 71 – 72

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Arnie Roblan, Chair

Rep. Patti Smith, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Jackie Dingfelder

 

MEMBERS EXCUSED:            Rep. Brian Clem, Vice-Chair

                                                Rep. Ron Maurer

                                                Rep. Greg Macpherson

 

MEMBER VISITING:                  Sen. Roger Beyer

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

Bryan Penn, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            SCR 4 – Public Hearing & Work Session

                                                SB 149A – Public Hearing & Work Session

                                                SB 883 – Public Hearing & Work Session

                                                SB 238A – 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

71A

003

Chair Roblan calls the meeting to order at 3:09 p.m.

SCR 4 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

009

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

013

Sen. Roger Beyer, District 9

 

031

Rep. Boquist

 

033

Chair Roblan

 

038

Dan Postrel, Agency Affairs Director, Oregon Department of Forestry (EXHIBIT A)

 

056

Kristina McNitt, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

 

071

Chair Roblan

SCR 4 – WORK SESSION

 

075

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves SCR 4 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation.

71A

080

Chair Roblan

 

084

VOTE:  5-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Macpherson, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. KRIEGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

086

Chair Roblan

SB 149A – PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION

 

093

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

097

Gary Lynch, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (EXHIBIT B)

 

123

Rep. Boquist

 

127

Patrino

 

131

Rep. Dingfelder

 

140

Lynch

 

150

Rep. Boquist

 

152

Lynch

 

163

Rep. Dingfelder

 

170

Lynch

 

176

Rep. P. Smith

 

180

Chair Roblan

 

183

Lynch

 

188

Patrino

 

192

Chair Roblan

 

196

Rep. Dingfelder

 

200

Lynch

 

205

Rep. Dingfelder

 

208

Lynch

 

216

Chair Roblan

 

220

MOTION:  Rep. Boquist moves SB 149A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

222

Chair Roblan

 

229

VOTE:  4-0-3

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

EXCUSED:  3 - Clem, Macpherson, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

 

230

Chair Roblan

 

232

MOTION:  Rep. Boquist moves SB 149A be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-3

EXCUSED:  3 - Clem, Macpherson, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

71A

235

Chair Roblan

SB 883 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

241

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

254

Lisa Hanson, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture (EXHIBIT C)

 

281

Chair Roblan

 

283

Rep. Dingfelder

 

287

Hanson

 

302

Rep. Dingfelder

 

308

Hanson

 

319

Chair Roblan

 

330

Katherine Friedemann, Polk County (EXHIBIT D)

 

381

Rep. Clem

 

383

Friedemann

 

405

Rep. Clem

 

409

Friedemann

 

412

Rep. Boquist

 

420

Friedemann

 

437

Terry Witt, Executive Director, Oregonians for Food and Shelter, (EXHIBIT E)

72A

031

Katie Fast, Oregon Farm Bureau Federation

 

049

Rep. Dingfelder

 

057

Witt

 

060

Rep. Dingfelder

 

063

Witt

 

069

Chair Roblan

 

073

Witt

 

082

Rep. Clem

 

085

Witt

 

089

Rep. Boquist

 

090

Chair Roblan

SB 883 – WORK SESSION

 

098

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves SB 883 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

099

Chair Roblan

 

100

Rep. Clem

 

107

Chair Roblan

 

108

VOTE:  7-0-0

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

72A

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

110

Chair Roblan

SCR 4 – WORK SESSION

 

113

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith requests unanimous consent that the rules be SUSPENDED to allow REP. MACPHERSON AND REP. MAURER to BE RECORDED as voting AYE on the " MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith moves SCR 4 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation.".

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

116

Rep. Maurer

 

117

Rep. Macpherson

 

119

Chair Roblan

SB 149A – WORK SESSION

 

123

MOTION:  Rep. P. Smith requests unanimous consent that the rules be SUSPENDED to allow REP. CLEM, REP MACPHERSON AND REP. MAURER to BE RECORDED as voting AYE on the " MOTION:  Rep. Boquist moves SB 149A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.".

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

136

Chair Roblan

SB 238A – PUBLIC HEARING

 

139

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

146

Lisa Hanson, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) (EXHIBIT F)

 

183

Russ Wyckoff, Administrator, Weights and Measures Department, ODA

 

189

Jim Welsh, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association

 

205

Rep. Clem

 

214

Wyckoff

 

219

Rep. Clem

 

224

Rep. Dingfelder

 

234

Hanson

 

254

Rep. Dingfelder

 

257

Hanson

 

261

Rep. Macpherson

 

268

Hanson

72A

274

Chair Roblan

 

282

Rep. Boquist

 

286

Hanson

 

293

Shawn Miller, Northwest Grocery Association

 

304

Rep. Boquist

 

308

Miller

 

329

Chair Roblan

 

 

Chair Roblan adjourns the meeting at 4:03 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SCR 4, written testimony, Dan Postrel, 2 pp
  2. SB 149A, written testimony, Gary Lynch, 2 pp
  3. SB 883, written testimony, Lisa Hanson, 1 p
  4. SB 883, written testimony, Katherine Friedemann, 1 p
  5. SB 883, written testimony, Terry Witt, 1 p
  6. SB 238A, prepared testimony, Lisa Hanson, 2 pp