HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE ACCESS

TAPE LOG

 

May 2, 2007 Hearing Room E

3:00 P.M. Tapes 50 - 51

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair

Rep. Ben Cannon, Vice-Chair

Rep. Dennis Richardson, Vice-Chair

 

MEMBERS EXCUSED: Rep. Betty Komp

Rep. Karen Minnis

 

VISITING MEMBER: Rep. Ron Maurer

 

STAFF PRESENT: Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

Erin Seiler, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 676 Public Hearing

SB 59A Public Hearing

SB 491A Public Hearing

SB 8A Public Hearing

SB 8A Work Session

SB 59A Work Session

SB 491A Work Session

SB 676 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

50A

005

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

SB 676 PUBLIC HEARING

 

025

Marshall Coba, Representative, Oregon Society of Physician Assistants (EXHIBIT A)

 

035

Chair Greenlick

 

038

Mr. Coba

 

051

Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

 

054

Chair Greenlick

 

056

Rep. Maurer

 

060

Mr. Berkobien

 

081

Chair Greenlick

SB 59A PUBLIC HEARING

50A

095

Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

 

102

Chair Greenlick

 

107

Stephen Kafoury, Representative, Oregon Acupuncture Association

 

137

Chair Greenlick

 

138

Mr. Kafoury

 

140

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

152

Mr. Kafoury

 

156

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

159

Chair Greenlick

 

161

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

165

Chair Greenlick

 

168

John Powell, Representative, Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon

 

176

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

177

Chair Greenlick

SB 491A PUBLIC HEARING

 

190

Sen. Ryan Deckert, State Senator, Senate District #14 (EXHIBIT B)

 

216

Helen Leiser, Citizen, Portland

 

237

Ms. Leiser (EXHIBIT C)

 

318

Chair Greenlick

 

326

Gregory Berkholtz, Citizen, Portland (EXHIBIT D)

 

386

Chair Greenlick

 

388

Kimberli Davenport, Pediatric Cochlear Implant Audiologist, Tucker-Maxon Oral School (EXHIBIT E)

51A

017

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

020

Ms. Davenport

 

048

Rep. Maurer

 

053

Ms. Davenport

 

063

Chair Greenlick

 

064

Ms. Davenport

 

082

Chair Greenlick

 

087

Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

 

092

Sasha Pollack, Legislative Assistant, Office of Sen. Ryan Deckert

 

099

Rep. Maurer

 

101

Ms. Pollack (EXHIBIT F)

 

110

John Powell, Representative, Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon

 

143

Chair Greenlick

 

144

Mr. Powell

 

148

Rep. Maurer

 

151

Mr. Powell

51A

164

Rep. Maurer

 

165

Mr. Powell

 

192

Chair Greenlick

 

198

Mr. Powell

 

202

Rep. Maurer

 

210

Mr. Powell

 

216

Rep. Maurer

 

219

Michael Becker, Legislative & Regulatory Affairs, Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon

 

230

Chair Greenlick

 

238

Rep. Maurer

 

250

Chair Greenlick

SB 8A PUBLIC HEARING

 

263

Chair Greenlick

 

267

Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

 

282

Heather Kirk, Citizen, St. Paul (EXHIBIT G)

 

400

Sen. Peter Courtney, State Senator, Senate District #11 (EXHIBIT H)

50B

029

Chair Greenlick

 

042

John Powell, Representative, Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon

 

047

Chair Greenlick

 

050

Mr. Powell

 

053

Chair Greenlick

 

057

Vice-Chair Cannon

 

067

Mr. Powell

 

090

Rep. Maurer

 

096

Chair Greenlick

SB 8A WORK SESSION

 

102

MOTION: Rep. Cannon moves SB 8A to the full committee on Health Care with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

105

VOTE: 3-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Komp, Minnis

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. GREENLICK will lead discussion in the full.

 

110

Chair Greenlick

SB 59A - WORK SESSION

 

112

MOTION: Rep. Cannon moves SB 59A to the full committee on Health Care with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

118

VOTE: 3-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Komp, Minnis

50B

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. CANNON will lead discussion in the full.

 

120

Chair Greenlick

SB 491A WORK SESSION

 

125

MOTION: Rep. Cannon moves SB 491A to the full committee on Health Care with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

132

VOTE: 3-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Komp, Minnis

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. MAURER will lead discussion in the full.

 

133

Chair Greenlick

SB 676 WORK SESSION

 

134

MOTION: Rep. Cannon moves SB 676 to the full committee on Health Care with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

140

VOTE: 3-0-2

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

EXCUSED: 2 - Komp, Minnis

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. CANNON will lead discussion in the full.

 

144

Chair Greenlick adjourns the meeting at 4:12 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 676, written testimony, Marshall Coba, 2 pp
  2. SB 491A, written testimony, Sen. Ryan Deckert, 1 p
  3. SB 491A, written testimony, Helen Leiser, 5 pp
  4. SB 491A, written testimony, Gregory Berkholtz, 6 pp
  5. SB 491A, written testimony, Kimberli Davenport, 2 pp
  6. SB 491A, written testimony of John McCulley, Sasha Pollack, 1 p
  7. SB 8A, written testimony, Heather Kirk, 5 pp
  8. SB 8A, written testimony, Sen. Peter Courtney, 3 pp