HOUSE COMMITTEE ON

WORKFORCE & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

January 31, 2007 Hearing Room C

8:00 AM Tapes 20 - 21

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Brad Witt, Chair

Rep. Chuck Riley, Vice-Chair

Rep. John Lim, Vice-Chair

Rep. Phil Barnhart

Rep. John Dallum

Rep. Paul Holvey

Rep. Fred Girod

 

STAFF PRESENT: Ellen Osoinach, Administrator

Barry Kessinger, Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard: HB 2279 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2449 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2447 Public Hearing

HJR 12 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

20A

005

Chair Witt begins meeting at 8:02 AM

HB 2279 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

014

Ellen Osoinach, Committee Administrator

 

020

Linda Ames, Deputy Adminstrator Oregon Department of Administrative Services (EXHIBIT A)

 

032

Rep. Holvey

 

039

Linda Ames

 

044

Rep. Holvey

 

046

Linda Ames

 

049

Vice-Chair Lim

 

051

Linda Ames

 

057

Vice-Chair Lim

 

061

Rep. Barnhart

 

062

Vice-Chair Lim

 

064

Linda Ames

 

074

Vice-Chair Riley

20A

076

Rep. Barnhart

 

080

Linda Ames

 

082

Rep. Barnhart

 

083

Linda Ames

 

087

Chair Witt

 

088

MOTION: Rep Barnhart moves HB 2279 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

090

VOTE: 7-0-0

AYE: All members vote Aye.

 

099

Chair Witt declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. HOLVEY will lead the discussion on the floor.

HB 2449 - PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSION

 

122

Ellen Osoinach

 

129

Rep. Dallum

 

164

Dr. Karsmizki, Executive Director and Curator of History at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center (EXHIBIT B)

 

206

Rep. Barnhart

 

209

Dr. Karsmizki

 

221

Rep. Barnhart

 

229

Dr. Karsmizki

 

257

Rep. Barnhart

 

259

Vice-Chair Riley

 

268

Vice-Chair Lim

 

275

Dr. Karsmizki

 

301

Vice-Chair Lim

 

308

Dr. Karsmizki

 

339

Rep. Barnhart

 

343

Dr. Karsmizki

 

379

Chair Witt

 

383

MOTION: Rep. Holvey moves to ADOPT HB 2449 -1 amendments dated 1/30/07 (EXHIBIT C)

 

387

 

VOTE: 7-0-0

AYE: ALL MEMBERS PRESENT VOTE AYE

 

390

Chair Witt hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

396

MOTION: Rep. Lim moves HB 2449 with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

399

VOTE: 7-0-0

AYE: All members present vote Aye.

 

405

Chair Witt hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. DALLUM will lead the discussion on the floor.

HB 2447 & HJR 12 PUBLIC HEARING

21A

018

Ellen Osoinach

 

029

Vice-Chair Lim

 

041

Chair Witt

 

045

Sam Kwak, advisor to Korean Society of Oregon

 

049

Don Cohen, Korean War Veterans, Oregon Trail Chapter (EXHIBIT D)

 

093

Chair Witt

 

096

Sam Kwak

 

141

Chair Witt

 

143

Don Cohen

 

163

Chair Witt

 

176

Vice-Chair Lim

 

181

Chair Witt

 

184

Vice-Chair Lim

 

191

Sam Kwak

 

195

Dave Kim, Past-President Korean Society of Oregon

 

236

Chair Witt

 

238

Vice-Chair Lim

 

247

Chair Witt

 

265

Matt McDonald, Korean War Veteran

 

351

Chair Witt

 

363

Vice-Chair Lim

 

381

Irv Fletcher, Korean War Veteran (EXHIBIT E)

20B

012

Chair Witt accepts testimony from Mr. Thomas Walsh, Oregon Honorary Consul General Designate for the Republic of Korea (EXHIBIT F)

 

030

Vice-Chair Lim

 

045

Rep. Barnhart

 

054

Vice-Chair Lim

 

056

Rep. Barnhart

 

059

Vice-Chair Lim

 

070

Chair Witt

 

074

Chair Witt adjourns meeting at 9:05 AM

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2279, Written Testimony, Linda Ames, 1 p
  2. HB 2449, Written Testimony, Dr. Ken Karsmizki, 3 pp
  3. HB 2449, -1 Amendments, staff, 1 p
  4. HB 2447, Prepared Statements, Don Cohen, 9 pp
  5. HB 2447, Written Testimony, Irv Fletcher, 1 p
  6. HB 2447, Written Testimony, Thomas Walsh, 3 pp