Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

February 22, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 31B, 32B, 33A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Carter, Chair

Sen. Bates

Sen. Gordly

Sen. Westlund

Rep. Boone, Vice-Chair

Rep. Garrard

Rep. Kotek

Rep. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

Sen. Winters

Sen. Morrisette, ex officio

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 – 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 31B

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:23 p.m.

 

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing on HB 5031, Department of Human Services: Children, Adults and Families—Child Welfare Programs

022

Roger Williams

 

047

Joyce Padilla

 

126

Sen. Gordly

 

138

Sen. Ferrioli

Presents The Elimination of Social Service Assistance (SSA) position in Child Welfare (Exhibit #1).

230

Chair Carter

 

241

Doug Barber

Presents written testimony from Oregon Alliance of children’s Programs (Exhibit #2);

Children’s Programs (Exhibit #3);

2005 Wages Benchmark (Exhibit #4);

Homestead Youth and Family Services (Exhibit #5).

309

Sen. Ferrioli

 

331

Chair Carter

 

334

Sen. Gordly

 

338

Dennis Morrow

Presents Child Welfare Budget (Exhibit # 6).

365

Chair Carter

 

367

Mr. Morrow

 

370

Chair Carter

 

373

Mr. Morrow

 

Tape 32B

 

 

001

Mr. Morrow

Continues his testimony.

017

Rep. Kotek

 

022

Mr. Morrow

 

025

Sen. Gordly

 

032

Chair Carter

 

037

Mark McKechnie

Presents Juvenile Rights Project: 2007-09 recommendations for DHS-Child Welfare (Exhibit #7).

118

Chair Carter

 

122

Lisa Kay

 

190

Amy Miller

 

157

Chair Carter

 

268

Ellen Lowe

Presents written testimony (Exhibit #8);

Presents memo What is Poverty (Exhibit #9).

303

Ann Uhler

Presents written testimony (Exhibit #10).

390

Terrie Quinteros

 

Tape 33A

 

 

001

Ms. Quinteros

 

033

Sara Labberton

Submits written testimony for the Mid-valley Women’s Crisis Service (Exhibit #11).

043

Chair Carter

 

047

Arthur Towers

 

051

Barbara Casey

 

079

Kathy Granger

 

110

Sarah Cochran

 

142

Mr. Towers

 

151

Chair Carter

 

154

John Mullin

Submits written testimony form the Oregon Law Center (Exhibit #12).

177

Melinda Fleming

 

227

Westlund

 

229

Diana Fox

Submits written testimony (Exhibit #13).

274

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:42 p.m.

 

Additional Exhibits:

Witness Registration sheets submitted by staff (Exhibit #14).