HOUSE COMMITTEE ON VETERAN AFFAIRS

TAPE LOG

 

April 19, 2007 Hearing Room 357

1:00 PM  Tapes 28 - 29

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Jeff Barker, Chair

Rep. Mike Schaufler, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Jean Cowan

           

MEMBERS EXCUSED:            Rep. Wayne Scott Vice-Chair

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

Hannah Crook, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

                                                HB 3202- Public Hearing

HB 3205- Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 3160- Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2937- 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

28A

003

Chair Barker opens the meeting at 1:06 p.m.

HB 3202-PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Greg Warnock, Executive Director, Oregon War Veterans Association (EXHIBIT A)

 

037

David Gulliver, Chief of Staff, Donna Nelson, State Representative, House District 24

 

038

Mike Caldwell, Director, Oregon Military Department

 

111

Chair Barker

 

112

Caldwell

 

113

Chair Barker

 

114

Caldwell

 

115

Chair Barker

 

116

Caldwell

 

118

Chair Barker

 

119

Rep Boquist

 

120

Caldwell

 

123

Chair Barker

28A

124

Warnock

 

128

Chair Barker

HB 3205-PUBLIC HEARING

 

141

Jim Willis, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT B)

 

146

Greg Warnock, Director, Oregon War Veterans Association (EXHIBIT C)

 

180

Chair Barker

 

181

David Gulliver, Chief of Staff, State Representative Donna Nelson, House District 24

 

188

Chair Barker

 

189

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

 

199

Chair Barker

 

200

Warnock

 

212

Chair Barker

 

213

Warnock

 

218

Chair Barker

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

 

 

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

HB 3205-WORK SESSION

 

224

MOTION:  Rep. Schaufler moves to ADOPT HB 3205-1 amendments dated 4/19/07.

 

226

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Scott

 

 

Chair Barker hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

227

MOTION:  Rep. Schaufler moves HB 3205 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Revenue by prior reference.

 

232

VOTE:  4-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Scott

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIES.

HB 3160-PUBLIC HEARING

 

257

Jim Keller, Committee Administrator

 

263

Chair Barker

 

265

Jim Willis, Director, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs (EXHIBIT E, F, G)

29A

008

Chair Barker

 

009

Willis

 

010

Chair Barker

29A

015

Joseph Reilly, County Veterans Service Officer, Lane County, Oregon

 

057

Chair Barker

 

058

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

 

068

Chair Barker

 

070

O’Reilly

 

071

Chair Barker

 

075

Staryl Austin, Representative, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee

 

081

Mac MacDonald, Representative, United Veterans Group of Oregon

 

083

Greg Warnock, Director, Oregon War Veterans Association

 

088

Chair Barker

 

089

Rep. Schaufler

 

090

Chair Barker

HB 3160-WORK SESSION

 

095

MOTION:  Rep. Schaufler moves HB 3160 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

098

VOTE:  4-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Scott

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIES.

HB 2937-PUBLIC HEARING

 

105

Jim Keller

 

118

Chair Barker

 

122

Val Conley, Administrator, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

 

126

Chair Barker

HB 2937-WORK SESSION

 

135

MOTION:  Rep. Schaufler moves HB 2937 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and the SUBSEQUENT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means BE RESCINDED.

 

139

VOTE:  4-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Scott

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIES.

BOQUIST will lead discussion on the floor.

 

142

Chair Barker adjourns the meeting at 1:43 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3202, prepared testimony, Greg Warnock, 1 p                                    
  2. HB 3205, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  3. HB 3205, prepared testimony, Greg Warnock, 1 p
  4. HB 3205, prepared testimony, Rob Johnson, 1 p
  5. HB 3160, draft brochure, Jim Willis, 2 pp
  6. HB 3160, Startup Journal Article, Jim Willis, 2 pp
  7. HB 3160, Small Business Happenings Article, Jim Willis, 1 p