HOUSE COMMITTEE ON

HEALTH CARE SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE ACCESS

 

TAPE LOG

 

January 31, 2007   Hearing Room E

3:00 PM      Tapes 3 - 5

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair

                                                Rep. Ben Cannon, Vice-Chair

Rep. Dennis Richardson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Betty Komp

Rep. Karen Minnis

 

VISITING MEMBER:            Rep. Ron Maurer

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

Erin Seiler, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

Presentation on the Health Insurance in Oregon, January 2007 Report – Informational Meeting

HB 2213 – Public Hearing

 

These minutes are in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  Only text enclosed in quotation marks reports a speaker’s exact words.  For complete contents, please refer to the tapes.

 

TAPE # AND SIDE

COUNTER

NUMBER

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

3A

003

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

PRESENTATION ON THE HEALTH INSURANCE IN OREGON, JANUARY 2007 REPORT – INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

014

Cory Streisinger, Director, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT A & B)

 

126

Chair Greenlick

 

128

Ms. Streisinger

 

143

Rep. Komp

 

146

Ms. Streisinger

 

263

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

268

Ms. Stresisinger

 

271

Chair Greenlick

 

275

Ms. Streisinger

 

308

Vice- Chair Richardson

 

314

Joel Ario, Administrator, Insurance Division, DCBS

4A

027

Chair Greenlick

4A

029

Mr. Ario

 

033

Chair Greenlick

 

037

Mr. Ario

 

041

Chair Greenlick

 

044

Mr. Ario

 

047

Ms. Streisinger

 

049

Mr. Ario

 

079

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

081

Mr. Ario

 

098

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

103

Mr. Ario

 

140

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

150

Chair Greenlick

 

153

Mr. Ario

 

166

Chair Greenlick

 

167

Mr. Ario

 

179

Ms. Streisinger

 

193

Mr. Ario

 

235

Ms. Streisinger

 

285

Rep. Minnis

 

295

Ms. Streisinger

 

338

Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

 

345

Ms. Streisinger

 

390

Chair Greenlick

 

396

Ms. Streisinger

 

404

Rep. Minnis

 

415

Ms. Streisinger

3B

089

Chair Greenlick

HB 2213 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

095

Cory Streisinger, Director, Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS)

 

110

Chair Greenlick

 

115

Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

 

131

Ms. Streisinger

 

146

Joel Ario, Administrator, Insurance Division, DCBS (EXHIBIT C)

 

268

Chair Greenlick

 

270

Mr. Ario

 

298

Rep. Minnis

 

308

Ms. Streisinger

3B

329

Rep. Minnis

 

339

Ms. Streisinger

 

349

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

374

Mr. Ario

 

398

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

406

Mr. Ario

 

425

Vice-Chair Cannon

4B

004

Ms. Streisinger

 

013

Rep. Komp

 

018

Ms. Streisinger

 

022

Chair Greenlick

 

027

Scott Gallant, Associate Director, Oregon Medical Association (OMA)

 

064

Chair Greenlick

 

065

Bruce Bishop, Representative, Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (OAHHS)

 

085

Chair Greenlick

 

097

Elise Brown, Representative, America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)

 

165

Jim Gravette, Representative, PacificSource Health Plan (EXHIBIT D)

 

192

Chair Greenlick

 

195

Mr. Gravette

 

198

Rep. Minnis

 

200

Mr. Gravette

 

204

Chair Greenlick

 

206

Mr. Gravette

 

225

Rep. Minnis

 

226

Mr. Gravette

 

236

Rep. Minnis

 

239

Mr. Gravette

 

252

Chair Greenlick

 

271

Mr. Gravette

 

272

Rep. Komp

 

284

Mr. Gravette

 

288

Rep. Komp

 

292

Rep. Maurer

 

321

Dave Fiskum, Representative, PacificCare

 

381

John Powell, Representative, Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon

 

414

Chair Greenlick

 

421

Rep. Minnis

 

429

Mr. Fiskum

5A

006

Chair Greenlick

 

007

Mr. Bishop

 

014

Rep. Minnis

 

017

Mr. Bishop

 

025

Chair Greenlick

 

030

Laura Etherton, Consumer Advocate, Oregon State Public Interest Research Group (OSPRIG) (EXHIBIT E)

 

063

Chair Greenlick

 

080

Rep. Minnis

 

085

Chair Greenlick

 

088

Rep. Minnis

 

093

Chair Greenlick

 

099

Chair Greenlick adjourns the meeting at 5:04 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Presentation on the Health Insurance in Oregon, January 2007 Report, written testimony, Cory Streisinger, 4 pp
  2. Presentation on the Health Insurance in Oregon, January 2007 Report, Health Insurance in Oregon, January 2007 Report, Cory Streisinger,  84 pp
  3. HB 2213, written testimony, Joel Ario, 7 pp
  4. HB 2213, written testimony, Jim Gravette, 3 pp
  5. HB 2213, written testimony, Laura Etherton, 1 p