HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

 

March 13, 2007   Hearing Room 357

8:30 AM    Tapes 76-77

 

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:                  Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

                                                Miranda Plummer, Counsel

Sara Campbell, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            HB 2318 Work Session

                                                HB 2320 Work Session

                                                HB 2826 Public Hearing

                                                SB 304 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 305 Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 307 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

76A

004

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

 

 

 

HB 2318- WORK SESSION

 

008

Miranda Plummer, Counsel

 

012

Chair Macpherson

 

 

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves HB 2318 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and to be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

 

 

HB 2320- WORK SESSION

76A

025

Miranda Plummer, Counsel

 

037

Chair Macpherson (EXHIBIT A)

 

053

Plummer

 

055

Rep. Bonamici

 

066

Chair Macpherson

 

071

Rep. Barker

 

072

Chair Macpherson

 

077

Rep. Barker

 

078

Chair Macpherson

 

081

Rep. Komp

 

094

Chair Macpherson

 

102

Rep. Komp

 

105

Rep. Cameron

 

130

Chair Macpherson

 

140

Rep. Cameron

 

145

Chair Macpherson

 

149

Kingsley Click, State Court Administrator

 

189

Chair Macpherson

 

213

Click

 

218

Chair Macpherson

 

231

Click

 

235

Chair Macpherson

 

236

Rep. Whisnant

 

237

Chair Macpherson

 

240

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves to ADOPT HB 2320-1 amendments dated 02/12/07.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves HB 2320 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the Committee Ways and Means by prior reference. 

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Macpherson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

HB 2826- PUBLIC HEARING

 

257

Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

 

262

Rep. Tobias Read

 

284

James Kennedy, Private Attorney (EXHIBIT B)

77A

019

Rep. Bonamici

 

026

Kennedy

 

046

Rep. Krieger

77A

065

Kennedy

 

083

Jeffrey Wolfstone, Private Attorney (EXHIBIT C)

 

140

Rep. Barker

 

147

Wolfstone

 

149

Rep. Barker

 

152

Chair Macpherson

 

176

Kennedy

 

181

Rep. Krieger

 

184

Kennedy

 

201

Wolfstone

 

216

Rep. Flores

 

226

Kennedy

 

228

Rep. Flores

 

234

Wolfstone

 

250

Rep. Flores

 

253

Chair Macpherson

 

260

Rep. Flores

 

261

Chair Macpherson

 

 

 

SB 304- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

280

Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

 

308

Melissa Briggs, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT D)

 

332

Chair Macpherson

 

340

Rep. Cameron

 

350

Briggs

 

358

Rep. Cameron

 

367

Rep. Bonamici

 

380

Kalmanson

 

389

Rep. Flores

 

401

Chair Macpherson

 

405

Rep. Barker

 

406

Chair Macpherson

 

 

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves SB 304 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and to be placed on the Consent Calendar.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Macpherson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

SB 305- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

425

Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

76B

020

Jonathan Levy, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT E)

 

071

Chair Macpherson

 

075

Levy

 

080

Chair Macpherson

 

086

Levy

 

089

Rep. Barker

 

095

Levy

 

100

Chair Macpherson

 

111

Rep. Flores

 

123

Chair Macpherson

 

124

Rep. Whisnant

 

125

Chair Macpherson

 

 

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves SB 305 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and to be placed on the CONSENT CALENDAR.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Macpherson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

SB 307- PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

138

Matt Kalmanson, Counsel

 

147

Lauren Saucy, Oregon State Bar (EXHIBIT F)

 

213

Rep. Krieger

 

219

Saucy

 

239

Rep. Cameron

 

247

Saucy

 

253

Rep. Barker

 

255

Saucy

 

263

Chair Macpherson

 

269

Rep. Barker

 

270

Chair Macpherson

 

273

Rep. Flores

 

285

Chair Macpherson

 

296

Rep. Komp

 

311

Rep. Flores

 

317

Chair Macpherson

 

347

Rep. Flores

76B

355

Chair Macpherson

 

 

MOTION:  Rep. Flores moves SB 307 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  9-0-0

 

 

Chair Macpherson

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. FLORES will lead discussion on the floor.

 

357

Chair Macpherson adjourns meeting at 9:52 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2320, -1 amendments, Staff, 1p
  2. HB 2826, Written Testimony, James Kennedy, 2pp
  3. HB 2826, Written Testimony, Jeffrey Wolfstone, 2pp
  4. SB 304, Written Testimony, Melissa Briggs, 1p
  5. SB 305, Written Testimony, Jonathan Levy, 1p
  6. SB 307, Written Testimony, Lauren Saucy, 1p