HOUSE COMMITTEE ON VETERAN AFFAIRS

TAPE LOG

 

April 17, 2007 Hearing Room 357

1:00 PM  Tapes 26 - 27

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Jeff Barker, Chair

Rep. Mike Schaufler, Vice-Chair

Rep. Wayne Scott Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Jean Cowan

           

STAFF PRESENT:                  Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

Hannah Crook, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

                                                HB 2938- Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 3294- Public Hearing

HB 2832- Public Hearing

HB 3201- 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

26A

003

Chair Barker opens the meeting

HB 2938-PUBLIC HEARING

 

007

Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

 

011

Chair Barker

 

013

Kevin O’Reilly, Representative, Oregon Paralyzed Veterans of America

 

023

Chair Barker

HB 2938-WORK SESSION

 

030

MOTION:  Rep Scott moves HB 2938 to the. floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

032

Rep. Schaufler

 

034

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIES.

HB 3294-PUBLIC HEARING

 

043

Jim Keller, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

048

Chair Barker

 

049

Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

26A

056

Chair Barker

 

061

Katie Harris, Representative, Oregon County Veteran Service Officers Association (EXHIBIT B)

 

062

Frank Freyer, Representative, Oregon County Veteran Service Officers Association

 

063

Chair Barker

 

064

Harris

 

078

Fryer

 

121

Chair Barker

 

122

Rep. Cowan

 

125

Chair Barker

 

126

Rep. Cowan

 

127

Fryer

 

128

Rep. Cowan

 

129

Chair Barker

 

131

Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

 

135

Chair Barker

 

143

Mac MacDonald, Representative, United Veterans Group of Oregon

 

262

Chair Barker

 

263

Rep. Boquist

 

268

MacDonald

 

270

Jim Willis, Director, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

 

272

Rep. Boquist

 

278

Willis

 

291

Rep. Boquist

 

296

Chair Barker

 

297

Staryl Austin,

 

314

Rep. Schaufler

 

317

Rep. Boquist

 

318

Chair Barker

 

319

Willis

27A

055

Chair Barker

 

056

Rep. Boquist

 

061

Willis

 

067

Chair Barker

 

068

Rep. Cowan

 

073

Willis

 

074

Rep. Cowan

 

075

Chair Barker

HB 2832-PUBLIC HEARING

 

084

Chip Shields, State Representative, House District 43 (EXHIBIT C, D)

 

123

Chair Barker

 

124

Jim Willis, Director, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

 

156

Chair Barker

 

157

Rep. Boquist

 

174

Chair Barker

 

177

Keller

 

178

Rep. Shields

 

179

Chair Barker

HB 3201- PUBLIC HEARING

 

184

Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

 

188

Chair Barker

 

197

Greg Warnock, Executive Director, Oregon War Veterans Association

 

226

Rob Johnson, Representative, Oregon Health Care Association (EXHIBIT E)

 

258

Chair Barker

 

259

David Gulliver, State Representative Donna Nelson, House District 24

 

264

Chair Barker

 

267

Rep. Boquist

 

270

Chair Barker

 

271

Warnock

 

277

Chair Barker

 

280

Mac MacDonald, Representative, United Veterans Groups of Oregon

 

287

Chair Barker

 

288

Kevin O’Reilly, Representative, Oregon Paralyzed Veterans of America

 

294

Chair Barker

HB 3201-WORK SESSION

 

300

MOTION:  Rep. Schaufler moves HB 3201 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

306

Rep. Boquist

 

309

Chair Barker

 

310

VOTE:  4-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Scott

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIES.

 

317

Chair Barker adjourns the meeting at 2:55 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3294, -3 amendments, staff, 12 pp
  2. HB 3294, prepared testimony, Katie Harris, 2 pp
  3. HB 2832, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  4. HB 2832, -2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 3201, prepared testimony, Rob Johnson, 1 p