HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE

TAPE LOG

 

May 31, 2007 Hearing Room E

3:00 P.M.  Tapes 81 - 83

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair

Rep. Tina Kotek, Vice-Chair

Rep. Dennis Richardson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

Rep. Scott Bruun

Rep. Ben Cannon

Rep. Linda Flores

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Ron Maurer

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

Erin Seiler, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 717A – Work Session

SB 656A – Work Session  

                                                SB 591A – Work Session

                                                SB 34A –Work Session

                                                SB 337A – Work Session

                                                SB 717A – Work Session

                                                SB 145A – 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

81A

003

Chair Greenlick opens the meeting at 3:06 p.m.

SB 717A – WORK SESSION

 

005

Chair Greenlick

 

009

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves to ADOPT SB 717A-A5 amendments dated 05/31/07. (EXHIBIT A)

 

014

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

026

VOTE:  8-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

027

Chair Greenlick 

 

032

Rep. Bruun

 

034

Chair Greenlick

81A

039

Rep. Bruun

 

042

Chair Greenlick

 

045

MOTION:  Rep. Bruun moves SB 717A to the floor AS AMENDED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Elections, Ethics and Rules.

 

050

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

058

Chair Greenlick

 

062

Rep. Cannon

 

076

Rep. Gelser

 

085

Chair Greenlick

 

094

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

099

Chair Greenlick

 

100

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

101

Chair Greenlick

 

110

VOTE:  8-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

115

MOTION:  Rep. Gelser requests unanimous consent that the rules be SUSPENDED to allow REP. BONAMICI to BE RECORDED as voting AYE on the "MOTION:  Rep. Bruun moves SB 717A to the floor AS AMENDED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Elections, Ethics and Rules.”

 

120

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Greenlick declare the motion CARRIED.

 

121

Chair Greenlick

SB 656A – WORK SESSION

 

125

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

138

Chair Greenlick

 

139

Ms. Thiele-Cirka

 

145

Chair Greenlick

 

148

Rep. Gelser

 

151

MOTION:  Rep. Gelser moves to ADOPT SB 656A-A11 amendments dated 05/24/07. (EXHIBIT B)

 

156

Rep. Maurer

 

163

Rep. Gelser

 

166

Ms. Thiele-Cirka

 

167

Rep. Gelser

81A

169

Chair Greenlick

 

190

Nan Heim, Executive Director, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology

 

210

Wayne Schumacher, Executive Director, Oregon Optometric Physicians Association

 

217

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

226

Mr. Schumacher

 

243

Ms. Heim

 

253

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

257

Ms. Heim

 

260

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

272

Mr. Schumacher

 

276

Chair Greenlick

 

281

Rep. Gelser

 

296

Chair Greenlick

 

306

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

309

MOTION:  Rep. Gelser moves SB 656A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

312

Rep. Bruun

 

339

Chair Greenlick

 

354

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BRUUN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

357

Chair Greenlick 

SB 591A – WORK SESSION

 

377

Chair Greenlick

 

384

Vice-Chair Richardson (EXHIBIT C)

82A

024

Chair Greenlick

 

025

Tracy Hamaker, Vice-President, Diversified Business Services (DBS) Health Information

 

032

Rep. Bruun

 

036

Ms. Hamaker

 

039

Chair Greenlick

 

042

Rep. Cannon

 

050

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

067

Rep. Cannon

 

069

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

071

Chair Greenlick

82A

074

Rep. Cannon

 

079

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

081

Chair Greenlick

 

082

Ms. Hamaker

 

085

Rep. Flores

 

097

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

106

Rep. Flores

 

108

Chair Greenlick

 

109

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

115

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

121

Chair Greenlick

 

122

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves to ADOPT SB 591A-A3 amendments dated 05/31/07.

 

125

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

128

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves to ADOPT SB 591A-A2 amendments dated 05/31/07. (EXHIBIT D)

 

131

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

134

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves SB 591A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

137

Rep. Flores

 

139

Chair Greenlick

 

140

Rep. Maurer

 

145

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

152

Rep. Maurer

 

153

Chair Greenlick

 

159

VOTE:  8-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. RICHARDSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

163

Chair Greenlick (EXHIBIT E)

 

166

Epic Piper, Operations Manager, Diversified Business Services Health Information

 

167

Chair Greenlick

 

171

Rep. Maurer

 

181

Mr. Piper

82A

185

Chair Greenlick

SB 34A – WORK SESSION

 

190

Chair Greenlick

 

192

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT F)

 

201

Chair Greenlick

 

205

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves to ADOPT SB 34A-A13 amendments dated 05/24/07.

 

207

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

223

Ms. Thiele-Cirka (EXHIBIT G)

 

244

Chair Greenlick

 

250

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

291

Chair Greenlick

 

292

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

315

Rep. Flores

 

322

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

325

Rep. Flores

 

328

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

398

Rep. Bruun

 

401

Vice-Chair Richardson

81B

029

Chair Greenlick

 

036

Sen. Bill Morrisette, State Senator, Senate District #6

 

037

Paige Clark, Pharmacist Consultant, Oregon Board of Pharmacy

 

038

Tom Cowan, Assistant Attorney General, Oregon Department of Justice

 

039

Ms. Clark

 

045

Mr. Cowan

 

048

Sen. Morrisette

 

054

Chair Greenlick

 

056

MOTION:  Rep. Maurer moves to ADOPT SB 34A-A15 amendments dated 05/31/07.

 

060

Chair Greenlick recesses the meeting at 4:10 p.m.

 

106

Chair Greenlick reconvenes the meeting at 4:15 p.m.

 

108

Rep. Bonamici

 

121

Chair Greenlick

 

123

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

81B

125

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves SB 34A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

131

Rep. Cannon

 

139

Chair Greenlick

 

141

Rep. Cannon

 

150

Chair Greenlick

 

153

Rep. Flores

 

182

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

190

Rep. Bonamici

 

196

Rep. Gelser

 

227

Chair Greenlick

 

245

Rep. Maurer

 

260

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

276

Rep. Bruun

 

287

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

289

MOTION:  Rep. Bruun requests unanimous consent that the rules be SUSPENDED to allow REP. BONAMICI to BE RECORDED as voting AYE on the "MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves SB 34A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.”

 

295

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

303

Chair Greenlick (EXHIBIT H)

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

 

 

Karen Wheeler, Addictions Policy Manager, Addictions and Mental Health Division, Department of Human Services (EXHIBIT I)

SB 337A – WORK S ESSION           

 

339

Chair Greenlick (EXHIBIT J)

 

354

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves to ADOPT SB 337A-A8 amendments dated 05/31/07.

 

360

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

362

Rep. Cannon

 

368

Chair Greenlick

 

421

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

423

Chair Greenlick

82B

002

Bruce Bishop, State Legislative Director, Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems

 

010

Kathleen Haley, Executive Director, Oregon Board of Medical Examiners

 

015

Scott Gallant, Associate Executive Director, Oregon Medical Association

 

018

Rep. Cannon

 

022

Ms. Haley

 

027

Mr. Gallant

 

029

Rep. Cannon

 

035

Ms. Haley

 

038

Chair Greenlick

 

041

Ms. Thiele-Cirka

 

042

VOTE:  7-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Bonamici, Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

045

MOTION:  Rep. Richardson moves SB 337A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

054

VOTE:  7-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Bonamici, Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. GREENLICK will lead discussion on the floor.

 

058

Chair Greenlick

 

061

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek  moves to RECONSIDER the vote by which "Rep. Bruun moves SB 717A to the floor AS AMENDED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Elections, Ethics and Rules.”

 

067

VOTE:  7-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Bonamici, Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

068

Chair Greenlick

 

069

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of RECONSIDERING the vote on SB 717A.

 

075

Chair Greenlick

 

081

VOTE:  7-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Bonamici, Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

084

Chair Greenlick

SB 717A – WORK SESSION

82B

089

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves to ADOPT SB 717A-A6 amendments dated 05/31/07. (EXHIBIT K)

 

091

Rep. Cannon

 

101

Chair Greenlick

 

103

Rep. Maurer

 

114

Chair Greenlick

 

117

VOTE:  7-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Bonamici, Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

124

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves SB 717A to the floor AS AMENDED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Elections, Ethics and Rules.

 

131

VOTE:  7-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Bonamici, Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

133

Chair Greenlick

SB 145A – WORK SESSION

 

140

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT L)

 

164

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

166

Ms. Thiele-Cirka

 

170

Chair Greenlick

 

174

Kathleen Haley, Executive Director, Oregon Board of Medical Examiners

 

189

Scott Gallant, Associate Executive Director, Oregon Medical Association

 

200

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

208

Mr. Gallant

 

210

Chair Greenlick

 

218

Mr. Gallant

 

228

Rep. Cannon

 

234

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

236

Ms. Haley

 

281

Chair Greenlick

 

284

Ms. Haley

 

288

Chair Greenlick

 

290

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

297

Ms. Haley

 

303

Chair Greenlick

82B

306

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

308

Chair Greenlick

 

309

Ms. Haley

 

314

Chair Greenlick

 

315

Mr. Gallant

 

326

Chair Greenlick

 

327

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

330

Chair Greenlick

 

349

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves to AMEND SB 145A on page 3, in line 22, after "ORS 9.568," delete "meetings,” insert "deliberations."

 

358

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

367

Chair Greenlick

 

371

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

372

Rep. Bonamici

 

373

Chair Greenlick

 

376

Ms. Haley

 

377

Chair Greenlick

 

383

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

389

Ms. Thiele-Cirka

 

392

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

397

Chair Greenlick

 

402

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

410

Ms. Haley

 

414

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

416

Chair Greenlick 

 

417

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

421

Rep. Bonamici

 

424

Rep. Cannon

 

426

Mr. Gallant

83A

005

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

008

Mr. Gallant

 

010

Rep. Bonamici

 

023

Chair Greenlick

 

024

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

029

Chair Greenlick

 

031

Rep. Bonamici

 

032

Mr. Gallant

83A

036

Vice-Chair Kotek withdraws motion

 

038

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves to ADOPT SB 145-A8 amendments dated 05/30/07.

 

039

Rep. Cannon

 

053

Chair Greenlick

 

060

VOTE:  7-0-2

AYE:               7 - Bruun, Flores, Gelser, Kotek, Maurer, Richardson, Greenlick

EXCUSED:     2 - Bonamici, Cannon

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

061

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves SB  145A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

063

Vice-Chair Kotek

 

070

Chair Greenlick

 

084

VOTE:  8-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Bonamici

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. KOTEK  will lead discussion on the floor.

 

086

Chair Greenlick

 

095

Sandy Thiele-Cirka

 

100

Rep. Bruun

 

114

Chair Greenlick

 

123

Chair Greenlick adjourns the meeting 5:15 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 717, -A5 amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 656A, -A11 amendments, staff, 1 p
  3. SB 591A , -A3 amendments, staff, 1 p
  4. SB 591A, -A2 amendments, staff, 1 p         
  5. SB 591A, written testimony of Belinda Walter, Rep. Mitch Greenlick, 1 p
  6. SB 34A, -A13 amendments, staff, 1 p
  7. SB 34A, -A15 amendments, staff, 5 pp
  8. SB 34A, written testimony of Andrea Meyer, Rep. Mitch Greenlick, 1 p
  9. SB 34A, written testimony, Karen Wheeler, 5 pp
  10. SB 337A, -A8 amendments, staff, 1 p
  11. SB 717A, -A6 amendments, staff, 1 p
  12. SB 145A, -A8 amendments, staff, 3 pp