HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

 

January 30, 2007   Hearing Room 357

8:30 AM    Tapes 24-25 

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Greg Macpherson, Chair

Rep. Jeff Barker, Vice-Chair

Rep. Gene Whisnant, Vice-Chair

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

Rep. Kevin Cameron

Rep. Linda Flores

Rep. Betty Komp

Rep. Wayne Krieger

Rep. Tobias Read

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Bill Taylor, Counsel

                                                Miranda Plummer, Counsel

Sara Campbell, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            HB 2141 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2143 Public Hearing

HB 2343 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2316 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

24A

004

Chair Macpherson calls meeting into order at 8:30 a.m.

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION OF THE LAW ENFORCEMENT MEDICAL LIABILITY ACCOUNT

 

006

Chair Greg Macpherson (EXHIBIT A)

 

 

 

HB 2141- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

015

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

018

Bill Taylor, Counsel

 

021

Richard Wasserman, Department of Justice, Attorney in Charge Appellate Division (EXHIBIT B)

 

044

Chair Macpherson

 

045

Wasserman

 

046

Rep. Jeff Barker

 

077

Chair Macpherson

 

080

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves HB 2141 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

24A

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

HB 2143-PUBLIC HEARING

 

086

Bill Taylor, Counsel

 

087

Fred Boss, Chief Counsel, Civil Enforcement Division, Department of Justice (EXHIBIT C)

 

106

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

113

Rep. Gene Whisnant

 

116

Boss

 

121

Rep. Whisnant

 

123

Chair Macpherson

 

130

Boss

 

170

Chair Macpherson

 

174

Boss

 

178

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

183

Boss

 

203

Rep. Cameron

 

211

Rep. Linda Flores

 

220

Boss

 

239

Rep. Flores

 

245

Boss

 

246

Rep. Whisnant

 

254

Boss

 

255

Rep. Whisnant

 

258

Boss

 

264

Chair Macpherson

 

272

Rep. Flores

 

279

Boss

 

288

Rep. Cameron

 

279

Chair Macpherson

 

 

 

HB 2343- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

310

Bill Taylor, Counsel

 

328

Jim Nass, Appellate Legal Counsel, Oregon Supreme Court (EXHIBIT D)

25A

024

Kathryn Aylward, Office of Public Defense (EXHIBIT E)

25A

039

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

045

Nass

 

051

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

 

053

Nass

 

056

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

059

Chair Macpherson

 

067

Nass

 

072

Chair Macpherson

 

080

MOTION:  Rep. Whisnant moves HB 2343 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

HB 2316- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

095

Miranda Plummer, Counsel

 

098

Chair Greg Macpherson

 

104

Jim Markee, Oregon Collectors Association (EXHIBIT F)

 

147

Cindy Robert, NACM Oregon (EXHIBIT G)

 

173

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

 

180

Markee

 

195

Rep. Betty Komp

 

200

Markee

 

203

Rep. Komp

 

208

Rep. Bonamici

 

213

Rep. Komp

 

215

Chair Macpherson

 

220

Sybil Hebb, Oregon Law Center (EXHIBIT H)

 

258

Harlan Levy, Oregon Realtors Association

 

276

Chair Macpherson

 

286

Hebb

 

304

Chair Macpherson

 

309

Rep. Kevin Cameron

 

322

Hebb

 

335

Chair Macpherson

 

337

MOTION: Rep. Barker moves HB 2316 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Macpherson declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. BARKER will lead discussion on the floor.

25A

350

Chair Macpherson adjourns meeting at 9:30 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Introduction of LEMLA (Law Enforcement Medical Liability Account), Staff, 3pp     
  2. HB 2141, Written Testimony, Richard Wasserman, 2pp
  3. HB 2143, Written Testimony, Fred Boss, 2pp
  4. HB 2343, Written Testimony, Jim Nass, 2pp
  5. HB 2343, Written Testimony, Kathryn Aylward, 1p
  6. HB 2316, Written Testimony, Jim Markee, 2pp
  7. HB 2316, Written Testimony, Cindy Robert, 1p
  8. HB 2316, Written Testimony, Sybil Hebb, 1p