HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE ACCESS

TAPE LOG

 

February 19, 2007   Hearing Room E

3:00 P.M.  Tapes 12 - 13

 

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:                  Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

Erin Seiler, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

HB 2348 –Work Session

Health Insurance in Oregon Report, January 2007: Insurers’ Perspective – Informational Meeting

HJR 18 – 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

12A

003

Chair Greenlick opens the meeting at 3:03 p.m.

HB 2348 – WORK SESSION

 

015

Chair Greenlick (EXHIBIT A)

 

031

MOTION:  Rep. Minnis moves to ADOPT HB 2348-5 amendments dated 02/19/07.

 

033

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

036

 MOTION: Rep. Cannon moves HB 2348 to the full Committee on Health Care with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

045

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. CANNON will lead discussion in committee

HEALTH INSURANCE IN OREGON REPORT, JANUARY 2007: INSURERS’ PERSPECTIVE – INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

055

Ken Provencher, President, CEO, PacificSource Health plans

12A

118

Chair Greenlick

 

122

Mr. Provencher

 

191

Mike Becker, Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs, Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon (EXHIBIT B)

 

288

Chair Greenlick

 

290

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

294

Mr. Becker

 

303

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

312

Mr. Becker

 

322

Chair Greenlick

 

340

Mr. Becker

 

365

Chair Greenlick

 

379

Mr. Becker

 

381

Chair Greenlick

 

392

Mr. Becker

 

402

Chair Greenlick

 

413

Mr. Becker

13A

001

Chair Greenlick

 

003

Mr. Provencher

 

008

Chair Greenlick

 

010

Mr. Provencher

 

015

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

030

Mr. Provencher

 

056

Mr. Becker

 

112

John Pierce, General Counsel/Vice-President, LifeWise

 

182

Rep. Maurer

 

192

Mr. Pierce

 

200

Chair Greenlick

 

211

Mr. Pierce

 

214

Chair Greenlick

 

216

Mr. Pierce

 

218

Chair Greenlick

 

222

Mr. Pierce

 

238

Vice-Chair Richardson

 

259

Dan Field, Director External Affairs, Kaiser Permenente (EXHIBIT C)

 

326

Rep. Minnis

 

329

Mr. Field

 

350

Mr. Becker

 

368

Mr. Field (EXHIBIT D, E)

13A

425

Vice-Chair Richardson

HJR 18 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

433

Sen. Ben Westlund, State Senator, Senate District #27

12B

061

Rep. Mitch Greenlick, State Representative, House District #33

 

134

Rep. Minnis

 

136

Rep. Greenlick

 

140

Sen. Westlund

 

152

Rep. Minnis

 

155

Sen. Westlund

 

170

Rep. Minnis

 

174

Rep. Greenlick

 

199

Sen. Westlund

 

210

Rep. Minnis

 

219

Rep. Greenlick

 

227

Rep. Maurer

 

248

Sen. Westlund

 

298

Chair Greenlick

 

300

Sen. Westlund

 

320

Jane-Ellen Weidanz, Director of Public Policy, Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (OAHHS) (EXHIBIT F)

 

334

Rep. Minnis

 

338

Ms. Weidanz

 

349

Rep. Minnis

 

352

Ms. Weidanz

 

357

Rep. Minnis

 

362

Ms. Weidanz

 

364

Rep. Minnis

 

367

Ms. Weidanz

 

396

Martin Taylor, Director Health Policy & Government Relations, Oregon Nurses Association (ONA)

13B

081

Rep. Maurer

 

085

Mr. Taylor

 

100

Gayle Atteberry, Executive Director, Oregon Right to Life (EXHIBIT G)

 

196

Chair Greenlick

 

198

Ms. Atteberry

 

201

John Charles, President, Cascade Policy Institute

 

282

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

290

Mr. Charles

13B

292

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

294

Mr. Charles

 

300

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

301

Mr. Charles

 

307

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

311

Mr. Charles

 

315

Chair Greenlick

 

320

Ellen Pinney, Executive Director, Oregon Health Action Campaign

 

399

Chair Greenlick

 

411

Chair Greenlick adjourns the meeting at 5:01 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2348, -5 amendments, staff, 5 pp
  2. Health Insurance in Oregon Report, January 2007: Insurers’ Perspective, written testimony, Mike Becker, 12 pp
  3. Health Insurance in Oregon Report, January 2007: Insurers’ Perspective, written testimony, Dan Field, 5 pp
  4. Health Insurance in Oregon Report, January 2007: Insurers’ Perspective, Community Benefit Initiatives 2005 Annual Report, Dan Field, 17 pp
  5. Health Insurance in Oregon Report, January 2007: Insurers’ Perspective, Child Health Program Flier, Dan Field, 2 pp
  6. HJR 18, written testimony, Jane-Ellen Weidanz, 1 p
  7. HJR 18, written testimony, Gayle Atteberry, 3 pp