HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

 

 

January 25, 2007 Hearing Room 357

8:30 AM Tapes 16 - 18

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Greg Macpherson, Chair

Rep. Jeff Barker, Vice-Chair

Rep. Gene Whisnant

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

Rep. Kevin Cameron

Rep. Linda Flores

Rep. Betty Komp

Rep. Wayne Krieger

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Rep. Tobias Read

 

STAFF PRESENT: Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

Darian Stanford, Counsel

Sara Campbell, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard: HB 2355 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2356 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2357 Public Hearing

HB 2358 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2364 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2365 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2192 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2179 Public Hearing

HB 2252 Public Hearing and 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

16A

004

Chair Macpherson opens meeting at 8:35 a.m.

 

 

 

HB 2355- PUBLIC HEARING

 

011

Sylvia Stevens, General Counsel, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT A)

 

053

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

HB 2355- WORK SESSION

 

060

MOTION: Rep. Barker moves HB 2355 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Read

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

 

HB 2356- PUBLIC HEARING

16A

078

Sylvia Stevens, General Counsel, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT B)

 

091

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

 

 

HB 2356- WORK SESSION

 

093

MOTION: Rep. Flores moves HB 2355 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Read

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

112

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

119

Rep. Flores

 

128

Chair Macpherson

 

 

 

HB 2357- PUBLIC HEARING

 

142

Mark Comstock, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT C)

 

210

Douglas Bray, Oregon Judicial Department, Trial Court Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

266

Chair Greg Macpherson (EXHIBIT E)

 

284

Bray

 

288

Rep. Linda Flores

 

298

Bray

 

300

Rep. Bonamici

 

320

Bray

 

322

Chair Macpherson

 

330

Bray

 

344

Chair Macpherson

 

357

Bray

 

358

Chair Macpherson

 

365

Kingsley Click, Oregon Judicial Department

 

390

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

396

Click

 

401

Chair Macpherson

 

 

 

 

HB 2358 - PUBLIC HEARING

17A

040

Sylvia Stevens, General Counsel, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT F)

 

046

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

052

Stevens

 

058

Chair Macpherson

 

064

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

073

Stevens

 

076

Chair Macpherson

 

086

Rep. Jeff Barker

 

089

Stevens

 

095

Rep. Barker

 

098

Stevens

 

103

Chair Macpherson

 

108

Rep. Linda Flores

 

113

Chair Macpherson

 

123

Stevens

 

142

Chair Macpherson

 

149

Rep. Barker

 

HB 2358 - WORK SESSION

 

150

MOTION: Rep. Cameron moves HB 2358 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

157

Chair Macpherson

 

172

Chair Macpherson recesses the meeting at 10:14 a.m.

 

178

Chair Macpherson reconvenes meeting at 10:38 a.m.

 

181

 

AMENDS MOTION: Rep. Cameron moves HB 2358 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

184

Rep. Barker

 

185

Chair Macpherson

 

190

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Read

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. MACPERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

HB 2364- PUBLIC HEARING

 

205

Douglas MacCourt, Oregon State Bar, Executive Committee OSB Indian Law Section (EXHIBIT G)

 

256

Chair Greg Macpherson

17A

258

Michael Mason, Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation

 

272

Chair Macpherson

 

275

MacCourt

 

288

Chair Macpherson

 

295

MacCourt

 

HB 2364 - WORK SESSION

 

297

Chair Macpherson

 

315

MOTION: Rep. Barker moves HB 2358 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Rep. Read

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BARKER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

HB 2365 PUBLIC HEARING

 

340

Greg Nelson, Oregon State Bar Real Estate and Land Use Section, Legislative Committee (EXHIBIT H)

 

378

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

390

Nelson

 

406

Chair Macpherson

 

408

Nelson

 

434

Chair Macpherson

 

436

Nelson

 

446

Rep. Betty Komp

 

448

Nelson

 

450

Rep. Komp

 

465

Nelson

16B

024

Chair Macpherson

 

029

Nelson

 

037

Chair Macpherson

 

039

Nelson

 

041

Chair Macpherson

 

049

Nelson

 

052

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

062

Nelson

 

066

Rep. Cameron

 

069

Nelson

 

073

Rep. Cameron

16B

075

Nelson

 

087

Rep. Linda Flores

 

088

Chair Macpherson

HB 2365 - WORK SESSION

 

100

MOTION: Rep. Flores moves HB 2365 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Read

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. FLORES will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

HB 2192- PUBLIC HEARING

 

123

Trisha Baxter, Oregon Department of Human Services, Administrator (EXHIBIT I)

 

142

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

 

145

Baxter

 

150

Rep. Bonamici

 

151

Baxter

 

157

Rep. Linda Flores

 

160

Baxter

 

167

Chair Macpherson

 

HB 2192- WORK SESSION

 

175

MOTION: Rep. Barker moves HB 2192 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Read

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

 

HB 2179- PUBLIC HEARING

 

193

Harry Gilmore, Oregon Department of Human Services, Technical Assistance Manager (EXHIBIT J)

 

278

Chair Greg Macpherson (EXHIBIT K)

 

279

Rep. Gene Whisnant

 

294

Gilmore

 

305

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

 

327

Gilmore

 

366

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

395

Gilmore

17B

019

Rep. Cameron

17B

022

Gilmore

 

032

Rep. Wayne Krieger

 

034

Gilmore

 

053

Rep. Krieger

 

055

Gilmore

 

087

Chair Macpherson

 

091

Andrea Meyer, ACLU

 

127

Rep. Jeff Barker

 

138

Meyer

 

154

Rep. Linda Flores

 

164

Meyer

 

187

Gilmore

 

214

Rep. Cameron

 

239

Rep. Whisnant

 

246

Chair Macpherson

 

 

 

HB 2252- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

259

Chair Jeff Barker

 

260

Greg Malkasian, Deputy Director

 

267

Salvador Llerenas, Chief Human Resources Officer, Department of Consumer and Businesses Services (EXHIBIT L)

 

369

Chair Barker

 

377

Llerenas

 

390

Malkasian

 

398

Chair Barker

 

401

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

 

406

Llerenas

 

416

Rep. Bonamici

 

420

Malkasian

18A

007

Rep. Bonamici

 

012

Llerenas

 

027

Andrea Meyer, Legislative Assistant, ACLU

 

116

Chair Barker

 

131

Rep. Linda Flores

 

137

Rep. Bonamici

 

147

Chair Barker

 

152

Chair Barker

 

157

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

200

Chair Barker

18A

205

MOTION: Rep. Cameron moves HB 2252 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

 

 

 

VOTE: 7-1-1

AYE: 7 - Barker, Cameron, Flores, Komp, Krieger, Whisnant, Macpherson

NAY: 1 - Bonamici

EXCUSED: 1 Read

 

 

The motion CARRIES.

REP. CAMERON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

215

Chair Barker adjourns meeting at 10:40 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2355, Written Testimony, Sylvia Stevens, 1p
  2. HB 2356, Written Testimony, Sylvia Stevens, 1p
  3. HB 2357, Written Testimony, Mark Comstock, 2pp
  4. HB 2357, Written Testimony, Douglas Bray, 1p
  5. HB 2357, -1 amendments, Staff, 1p
  6. HB 2358, Written Testimony, Sylvia Stevens, 1p
  7. HB 2364, Written Testimony, Douglas MacCourt, 2pp
  8. HB 2365, Written Testimony, Greg Nelson, 1p
  9. HB 2192, Written Testimony, Trisha Baxter, 1p
  10. HB 2179, Written Testimony, Harry Gilmore, 4pp
  11. HB 2179, -1 amendments, Staff, 1p
  12. HB 2252, Written Testimony, Salvador Llerenas, 4pp