Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

March 6, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 40B, 41A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Carter, Chair

Sen. Bates

Sen. Gordly

Sen. Westlund

Sen. Morrisette, ex officio

Rep. Boone, Vice-Chair

Rep. Garrard

Rep. Kotek

Rep. Morgan

Rep. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

Sen. Winters

 

 

Staff Present:

Deborah Manthe, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

SB 5503, Commission for the Blind Public Hearing and Work Session

 

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 41A

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:10 p.m.

 

 

Opens Public Hearing on SB 5503, Commission for the Blind.

007

Deborah Manthe, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

011

Chair Carter

 

016

Neil Kliewer

 

059

Chair Carter

 

066

Patti Basant

 

084

Chair Carter

 

088

Susan Phillips

Presents her testimony and submits a written testimony (Exhibit #1).

102

Scott Kuball

 

130

Chair Carter

 

141

Ron Tompkins

 

163

Nancy Tompkins

Submitted picture of wood project (Exhibit #2);

Read letter from Bruce Harshman (Exhibit #3).

274

Joyce Green

 

316

Leigh Knotts

 

332

Chair Carter

 

347

Sarah Hirsi

 

372

Chair Carter

 

374

Sarah Nguyen

 

418

Chair Carter

 

430

Sheila Spencer

 

Tape 40B

 

 

001

Ms. Spencer

Continues her testimony and read letter from co worker Erin Rumer (Exhibit #4).

045

Cindy Meyers

 

071

Chair Carter

 

076

Rep. Morgan

 

084

Rep. Boone

 

098

Sen. Gordly

 

108

Chair Carter

 

110

Chair Carter

Close Public Hearing on SB 5503

111

Chair Carter

Open Work Session on SB 5503, Commission for the Blind.

112

Ms. Manthe

Budget Bill Recommendation from the Legislative Fiscal Office on SB 5503 (Exhibit #5).

171

Rep. Morgan

Moves the Legislative fiscal Office recommendation to HB 5503.

 

 

Vote: 9 0 1

Exc. Sen. Winters

176

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

178

Ms. Manthe

Present Legislative Adopted 2007-09 Key Performance Measures (Exhibit #6).

Work Session Action Report for the Blind Commission (Exhibit #7).

186

Chair Carter

 

188

Rep. Morgan

Moves HB 5026 with Legislative Fiscal Office recommendation for performance measures, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

 

 

Vote: 9 0 1

Exc. Sen. Winters

189

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

190

Chair Carter

Closes Work Session on HB 5026.

195

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:00 p.m.

 

Additional Exhibits:

Witness Registration sheets submitted by staff (Exhibit #8).

Jim Scheppke, Written Testimony (Exhibit #9).