Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

February 21, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 29B, 30B. 31A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Carter, Chair

Sen. Bates

Sen. Gordly

Sen. Morrisette, ex officio

Rep. Boone, Vice-Chair

Rep. Garrard

Rep. Kotek

Rep. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

Sen. Winters

Sen. Westlund

Rep. Morgan

 

Staff Present:

Sheila Baker, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 5031, Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families Child Welfare Programs; Out-of-Home Care; Adoptions -- Public Hearing

 

This meeting index is in compliance with Senate and House Rules. For complete content, please refer to the CDs.

Tape #/Counter

Speaker

Issues, Votes, Exhibits

TAPE 1

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:03 p.m.

006

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing on HB 5031, Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families Child Welfare Programs; Out-of-Home Care; Adoptions.

015

Ramona Foley, Assistant Director, Department of Children, Adults and Families Division, Department of Human Services

 

018

Kevin George, Manager, Office of Foster Care, Safety and Permanency for Children, Children, Adults and Families Division, Department of Human Services

 

055

Chair Carter

 

058

Mr. George

 

069

Chair Carter

 

075

Mr. George

 

099

Sen. Gordly

 

104

Mr. George

 

113

Rep. Kotek

 

119

Ms. Foley

 

135

Rep. Kotek

 

142

Mr. George

 

160

Sen. Gordly

 

165

Mr. George

 

233

Rep. Boone

 

239

Ms. Foley

 

250

Sen. Morrisette

 

258

Sen. Bates

 

279

Ms. Foley

 

288

Sen. Bates

 

290

Chair Carter

 

295

Rep. Kotek

 

308

Rep. Garrard

 

322

Ms. Foley

 

332

Mr. George

 

369

Sen. Gordly

 

375

Mr. George

 

381

Sen. Gordly

 

387

Chair Carter

 

389

Sen. Gordly

 

390

Mr. George

 

400

Sen. Gordly

 

408

Ms. Foley

 

423

Rep. Boone

 

Tape 30B

 

 

001

Rep. Boone

Continues her question to Ms. Foley.

006

Mr. George

 

017

Ms. Foley

 

028

Rep. Boone

 

048

Mr. George

 

064

Chair Carter

 

068

Mr. George

 

085

Chair Carter

 

087

Mr. George

 

088

Ms. Foley

 

093

Sen. Morrisette

 

095

Ms. Foley

 

100

Sen. Morrisette

 

101

Ms. Foley

 

110

Rep. Kotek

 

113

Mr. George

 

117

Rep. Kotek

 

120

Ms. Foley

 

130

Rep. Kotek

 

140

Ms. Foley

 

160

Rep. Kotek

 

161

Chair Carter

 

164

Ms. Foley

 

165

Chair Carter

 

166

Ms. Foley

 

167

Mr. George

 

183

Sheila Baker, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

187

Mr. George

 

190

Rep. Nathanson

 

214

Mr. George

 

283

Ms. Baker

 

294

Rep. Kotek

 

300

Mr. George

 

341

Ms. Baker

 

362

Sen. Gordly

 

365

Ms. Baker

 

370

Rep. Nathanson

 

382

Ms. Foley

 

389

Elyssa Tran, Budget Administrator, Finance and Policy Analysis, Department of Children, Adults and Families Division, Department of Human Services

 

400

Rep. Nathanson

 

401

Ms. Tran

 

409

Rep. Nathanson

 

410

Ms. Tran

 

415

Rep. Kotek

 

420

Ms. Foley

 

424

Rep. Kotek

 

428

Ms. Foley

 

430

Sen. Bates

 

434

Ms. Foley

 

439

Sen. Bates

 

440

Ms. Foley

 

443

Ms. Tran

 

460

Ms. Baker

 

Tape 31A

 

 

001

Ms. Baker

 

002

Chair Carter

 

007

Mr. George

 

018

Angela Cause, Adoptions Program Manager, Office of Safety and Permanency for Children, Children, Adults and Families Division, Department of Human Service

 

079

Rep. Kotek

 

082

Ms. Cause

 

096

Chair Carter

 

100

Ms. Baker

 

105

Ms. Cause

 

113

Chair Carter

 

114

Ms. Cause

 

153

Ms. Foley

 

171

Chair Carter

 

173

Ms. Foley

 

175

Sen. Bates

 

195

Ms. Foley

 

207

Ms. Cause

 

259

Rep. Garrard

 

266

Ms. Cause

 

294

Ms. Foley

 

323

Sen. Gordly

 

326

Ms. Cause

 

331

Sen. Bates

 

345

Ms. Cause

 

367

Ms. Foley

 

385

Rep. Kotek

 

398

Ms. Foley

 

423

Rep. Boone

 

432

Ms. Foley

 

438

Sen. Gordly

 

460

Ms. Foley

 

Tape 32A

 

 

001

Ms. Foley

 

010

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:38 p.m.

 

Additional Exhibits:

Legislative Fiscal Office submitted memo, Department of Human Services Child Welfare Legislation (Exhibit #1).