HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

 

 

February 20, 2007   Hearing Room 357

8:30 AM    Tapes 51-52

 

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

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Rep. Betty Komp

 

VISITING MEMEBERS:            Sen. Richard Devlin

                                                Rep. Sara Gelser

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

Sara Campbell, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            HB 2123 Public Hearing

                                                HB 2536 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

51A

004

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

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION OF COMMITTEE MEASURES

 

010

Chair Macpherson (EXHIBITS A, B, C)

 

018

Rep. Barker

 

020

Chair Macpherson

 

 

MOTION:  Chair Macpherson moves LC 2890, 3630, and 3631 be introduced as committee bills. 

 

 

VOTE:  8-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Rep. Komp

 

 

Chair Macpherson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

HB 2123-PUBLIC HEARING

51A

024

Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

 

026

Chair Macpherson

 

034

Christine Chute, Department of Justice, Government Services & Education Section (EXHIBIT D)

 

146

Lane Shetterly, Oregon State Bar

 

249

Chair Macpherson

 

251

Rep. Krieger

 

276

Shetterly

 

301

Rep. Krieger

 

310

Shetterly

 

326

Chute

 

328

Rep. Krieger

 

333

Rep. Bonamici

 

340

Chute

 

370

Shetterly

52A

002

Chair Macpherson

 

008

Chute

 

015

Chair Macpherson

 

017

Chute

 

020

Chair Macpherson

 

027

Greg Chaimov, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP (EXHIBIT E)

 

096

Andrea Meyer, ACLU

 

115

Mary Kyle McCurdy, 1000 Friends of Oregon, Staff Attorney (EXHIBIT F)

 

175

Chair Macpherson

 

 

 

HB 2536- PUBLIC HEARING

 

186

Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

 

201

Chair Macpherson

 

203

Rep. Gelser

 

241

Sen. Devlin

 

370

Rep. Bonamici

 

390

Sen. Devlin

51B

012

Rep. Gelser

 

016

Rep. Read

 

024

Sen. Devlin

 

028

Chair Macpherson

 

047

Dr. Jim Lace, Oregon Medical Association (EXHIBIT G)

51B

098

Rep. Bonamici

 

103

Ruth Harshfield, Alliance for Community Traffic Safety in Oregon (EXHIBIT H)

 

129

Rep. Barker

 

134

Harshfield

 

147

Jeff Merrick, Attorney (EXHIBIT I)

 

167

Lace

 

176

Rep. Krieger

 

185

Rep. Flores

 

200

Merrick

 

206

Harshfield

 

235

Rep. Flores

 

240

Harshfield

 

252

Rep. Cameron

 

260

Harshfield

 

278

Rep. Cameron

 

280

Harshfield

 

300

Mel Kohn, Oregon Public Health Division (EXHIBIT J)

 

320

Bret Barnum, Police Officer (EXHIBIT K)

52B

010

Rep. Barker

 

019

Barnum

 

031

Rep. Bonamici

 

038

Barnum

 

058

Chair Macpherson

 

059

Tamara Frank, Child Passenger Safety Technician Instructor (EXHIBIT L)

 

107

Chair Macpherson

 

125

Troy Costales, Department of Transportation (EXHIBIT M)

 

150

Kalmanson

 

153

Costales

 

157

Rep. Krieger

 

166

Joanne Fairchild, Legacy Emanuel Hospital (EXHIBIT N)

 

273

Rep. Cameron

 

296

Fairchild

 

310

Rep. Bonamici

 

318

Chair Macpherson

 

320

Denise Cardinali, Pediatric Nurse (EXHIBIT O)

 

358

Rep. Cameron

 

364

Fairchild

52B

380

Chair Macpherson

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Alan Korn, Safe Kids Worldwide (EXHIBIT P)

 

385

Chair Macpherson adjourns the meeting at 10:30 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Introductions, LC 2890, Staff, 2pp
  2. Introductions, LC 3630, Staff, 1p
  3. Introductions, LC 3631, Staff, 2pp
  4. HB 2123, Written Testimony, Christine Chute, 2pp
  5. HB 2123, Written Testimony, Greg Chaimov, 1p
  6. HB 2123, Written Testimony, Mary Kyle McCurdy, 3pp
  7. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Dr. Jim Lace, 3pp
  8. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Ruth Harshfield, 6pp
  9. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Jeff Merrick, 5pp
  10. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Mel Kohn, 2pp
  11. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Bret Barnum, 12pp
  12. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Tamara Frank, 5pp
  13. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Troy Costales, 1p
  14. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Joanne Fairchild, 30pp
  15. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Denise Cardinali, 2pp
  16. HB 2536, Written Testimony, Alan Korn, 1p