HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE

TAPE LOG

 

March 9, 2007 Hearing Room E

3:00 P.M. Tapes 21 - 22

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair

Rep. Tina Kotek, Vice-Chair

Rep. Dennis Richardson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

Rep. Ben Cannon

Rep. Linda Flores

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Ron Maurer

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Rep. Scott Bruun

 

STAFF PRESENT: Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

Erin Seiler, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

HB 2213 Work Session

HB 2660 Work Session

HB 2593 - Work Session

SB 82 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

21A

003

Chair Greenlick opens the meeting at 3:00 p.m.

HB 2213 WORK SESSION

 

045

Rep. Cannon (EXHIBIT A)

 

106

Chair Greenlick

 

110

Rep. Cannon

 

126

Rep. Gelser

 

134

Rep. Cannon

 

152

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

169

Rep. Cannon

 

200

Rep. Cannon

 

239

Chair Greenlick

 

241

Rep. Cannon

 

263

Rep. Cannon

 

363

Chair Greenlick

 

366

Vice-Chair Richardson

22A

019

Rep. Maurer

 

041

Chair Greenlick

 

051

Rep. Maurer

 

053

Rep. Cannon

 

066

Chair Greenlick

 

068

Rep. Bonamici

 

071

Chair Greenlick

 

077

Rep. Maurer

 

085

Chair Greenlick

 

086

Rep. Cannon

 

100

Joel Ario, Insurance Division Administrator, Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) (EXHIBIT B)

 

122

Mr. Ario (EXHIBIT C)

 

176

Chair Greenlick

 

177

Mr. Ario

 

180

Rep. Gelser

 

198

Mr. Ario

 

228

Rep. Gelser

 

239

Mr. Ario

 

248

Rep. Maurer

 

253

Mr. Ario

 

264

Rep. Flores

 

281

Mr. Ario

 

282

Nancy Nevins, Manager of Regulatory Affairs/Compliance, LifeWise Health Plan

 

311

Rep. Flores

 

323

Ms. Nevins

 

343

Chair Greenlick

 

347

Mr. Ario

 

370

Rep. Maurer

 

376

Ms. Nevins

 

392

Rep. Maurer

 

395

Ms. Nevins

 

400

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

405

Ms. Nevins

 

425

Mr. Ario

 

434

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

438

Scott Gallant, Associate Executive Director, Oregon Medical Association (OMA) (EXHIBIT D)

21B

041

Chair Greenlick

 

048

Ms. Nevins

 

056

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

064

Rep. Cannon

 

078

Mr. Ario

 

082

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

094

Rep. Bonamici

 

103

Ms. Nevins

 

124

Chair Greenlick

 

126

MOTION: Rep. Richardson moves to ADOPT HB 2213-5 amendments dated 03/09/07.

 

130

VOTE: 8-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Bruun

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

130

MOTION: Rep. Cannon moves HB 2213 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

133

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

143

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Bruun

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. CANNON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

150

Chair Greenlick

HB 2660 WORK SESSION

 

158

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

171

Dr. Bruce Goldberg, Director, Department of Human Services (DHS) (EXHIBIT E)

 

230

Chair Greenlick

 

236

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

243

Dr. Goldberg

 

261

Rep. Gelser

 

269

Dr. Goldberg

 

287

Chair Greenlick

 

291

Rep. Gelser

 

298

Dr. Goldberg

 

309

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

319

Chair Greenlick

 

322

MOTION: Rep. Kotek moves HB 2660 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means.

21B

328

Rep. Gelser

 

338

Dr. Goldberg

 

358

VOTE: 7-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Bruun, Cannon

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

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

 

 

Deborah Loy, Director, Capitol Dental Care (EXHIBIT F)

 

368

Chair Greenlick

HB 2593 WORK SESSION

 

377

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

404

MOTION: Rep. Kotek moves HB 2593 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

409

Chair Greenlick

22B

001

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

011

Chair Greenlick

 

020

Steve Delaney, Deputy Director, Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (PERS)

 

023

Brian DeLashmutt, Lobbyist, Oregon Nurses Association (ONA)

 

025

Mr. DeLaney

 

030

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

037

Chair Greenlick

 

041

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

049

Rep. Gelser

 

056

Mr. DeLashmutt,

 

077

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

079

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

082

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

088

Mr. DeLashmutt

 

090

Rep. Maurer

 

097

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

102

Rep. Maurer

 

 

VOTE: 7-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Bruun, Cannon

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. KOTEK will lead discussion on the floor.

 

128

Chair Greenlick

SB 82 WORK SESSION

22B

132

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

148

Chair Greenlick

 

165

Vice- Chair Richardson

 

167

Rep. Flores

 

170

David Plunkett, Executive Director, Oregon Board of Optometry

 

174

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

179

Mr. Plunkett

 

190

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

193

Mr. Plunkett

 

197

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

215

Chair Greenlick

 

219

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

223

Rep. Maurer

 

231

Rep. Bonamici

 

236

Mr. Plunkett

 

245

Chair Greenlick

 

249

Rep. Gelser

 

261

Chair Greenlick

 

265

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

272

Chair Greenlick

 

275

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

283

Rep. Bonamici

 

293

Mr. Plunkett

 

301

MOTION: Rep. Kotek moves SB 82 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

304

Rep. Gelser

 

315

VOTE: 6-1-2

AYE: 6 - Bonamici, Flores, Gelser, Kotek, Maurer, Greenlick

NAY: 1 - Richardson

EXCUSED: 2 - Bruun, Cannon

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. GELSER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

321

Chair Greenlick

 

323

Chair Greenlick adjourns the meeting at 4:49 p.m.

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2213, -5 amendments, staff, 6 pp
  2. HB 2213, written testimony, Joel Ario, 2 pp
  3. HB 2213, In & Out-of-Network Expense Chart, Joel Ario, 1 p
  4. HB 2213, written testimony, Scott Gallant, 2 pp
  5. HB 2660, written testimony, Dr. Bruce Goldberg, 1 p
  6. HB 2660, written testimony, Deborah Loy, 2 pp