HOUSE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

May 17, 2007 Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M. Tapes 73 74

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Arnie Roblan, Chair

Rep. Brian Clem, Vice-Chair

Rep. Patti Smith, Vice-Chair

Rep. Jackie Dingfelder

Rep. Greg Macpherson

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Ron Maurer

 

MEMBER VISITING: Sen. Frank Morse

 

STAFF PRESENT: Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

Bryan Penn, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard: SB 238A Public Hearing & Work Session

SB 234A Public Hearing & Work Session

SB 239 Public Hearing & Work Session

SB 544A Public Hearing & 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

73A

003

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

SB 238A PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION

 

014

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

 

024

Chair Roblan

 

026

Coba

 

029

Russ Wyckoff, Administrator, Weights and Measurements Department, ODA

 

031

Chair Roblan

 

034

Coba

 

046

Chair Roblan

 

053

Coba

 

057

Rep. Maurer

73A

069

Rep. Clem

 

070

Coba

 

071

Chair Roblan

 

072

Rep. P. Smith

 

074

Coba

 

084

Chair Roblan

 

086

MOTION: Rep. Dingfelder moves SB 238A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

090

Chair Roblan

 

093

Rep. P. Smith

 

094

Chair Roblan

 

099

VOTE: 5-1-1

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

NAY: 1 - Smith P.

EXCUSED: 1 - Boquist

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. DINGFELDER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

105

Chair Roblan

SB 234A PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION

 

116

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

122

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

 

177

Rep. Clem

 

191

Coba

 

221

Chair Roblan

 

222

Coba

 

229

Chair Roblan

 

234

Coba

 

238

Chair Roblan

 

242

Rep. Clem

 

247

Rep. Dingfelder

 

256

Chair Roblan

 

268

Katie Fast, Oregonians for Food and Shelter (EXHIBIT B)

 

279

Rick North, Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility (EXHIBIT C)

 

333

Candace Mueller, Public Health Advisory Board (EXHIBIT D)

 

358

Chair Roblan

 

362

Mueller

 

367

Rep. Dingfelder

73A

376

Mueller

 

379

Rep. Dingfelder

 

382

Coba

 

395

Rep. Dingfelder

 

401

Coba

 

409

Rep. Dingfelder

 

414

Coba

 

428

Chair Roblan

 

435

Rep. Dingfelder

 

437

Gail Shibley, Administrator, Environmental Public Health Office (EXHIBIT E)

74A

051

Chair Roblan

 

056

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves SB 234A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

057

Chair Roblan

 

060

VOTE: 5-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Boquist, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. MACPHERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

064

Chair Roblan

SB 239 PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION

 

070

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

075

Chair Roblan

 

079

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

 

115

Chair Roblan

 

125

Katie Fast, Oregonians for Food and Shelter (EXHIBIT F)

 

141

Chair Roblan

 

147

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves to ADOPT SB 239-1 amendments dated 5/16/07. (EXHIBIT G)

 

 

VOTE: 5-0-2

EXCUSED: 2 - Boquist, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

149

Chair Roblan

 

151

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves SB 239A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

159

Chair Roblan

 

160

VOTE: 5-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Boquist, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. CLEM will lead discussion on the floor.

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

74A

 

Peter Daugherty, Program Director, Oregon Department of Forestry (EXHIBIT J)

 

 

Jeff Stone, Oregon Association of Nurseries (EXHBIT K)

 

161

Chair Roblan

SB 544A PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION

 

168

Beth Patrino, Committee Administrator

 

172

Kevin Moynahan, Department of State Lands (EXHIBIT H)

 

206

Chair Roblan

 

210

Rep. Dingfelder

 

228

Chair Roblan

 

233

Rep. Dingfelder

 

237

Sen. Frank Morse, District 8

 

245

Chair Roblan

 

247

Sen. Morse

 

265

Chair Roblan

 

266

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves to ADOPT SB 544A-4 amendments dated 5/15/07. (EXHIBIT I)

 

 

VOTE: 5-0-2

EXCUSED: 2 - Boquist, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

273

Chair Roblan

 

277

Rep. P. Smith

 

281

Rep. Dingfelder

 

283

Chair Roblan

 

286

MOTION: Rep. P. Smith moves SB 544B to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

288

Chair Roblan

 

290

VOTE: 5-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Boquist, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan declares the motion CARRIED.

 

295

Chair Roblan

 

297

MOTION: Rep. Clem moves SB 544B be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE: 5-0-2

EXCUSED: 2 - Boquist, Maurer

 

 

Chair Roblan hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

299

Chair Roblan

 

307

Rep. P. Smith

 

311

Chair Roblan

 

 

Chair Roblan adjourns the meeting at 3:59 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 234A, written testimony, Katy Coba, 1 p
  2. SB 234A, written testimony, Katie Fast, 1 p
  3. SB 234A, prepared testimony, Rick North, 1 p
  4. SB 234A, prepared testimony, Candace Mueller, 1 p
  5. SB 234A, written testimony, Gail Shibley, 2 pp
  6. SB 239, written testimony, Katy Coba, 2 pp
  7. SB 239, -1 amendments, Staff, 1 p
  8. SB 544A, written testimony, Kevin Moynahan, 2 pp
  9. SB 544A, -A4 amendments, Staff, 1 p
  10. SB 239, written testimony, Peter Daugherty, 1 p
  11. SB 239, written testimony, Jeff Stone, 1 p