Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 17, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 74B, 75

 

Members Present:

Sen. Carter, Chair

Sen. Bates

Sen. Winters

Sen. Westlund

Rep. Boone, Vice-Chair

Rep. Garrard

Rep. Kotek

Rep. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

Sen. Gordly

Sen. Morrisette, ex officio

Rep. Morgan

 

 

Staff Present:

Sheila Baker, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

John Britton, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

SB 5547, Department of Human Services, 2005-07 Budget Rebalance

 

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 75A

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:18 p.m.

008

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing on SB 5547, Department of Human Services, 2005-07 Budget Rebalance.

010

John Britton, Legislative Fiscal Office

Refers to Exhibit #3, 4/16/2007.

020

Chair Carter

 

022

Bruce Goldberg, Director, Department of Human Services

 

034

Kristine Kautz, Deputy Director, Department of Administrative Services

 

041

Mr. Britton

 

046

Ms. Kautz

 

074

Chair Carter

 

077

Mr. Goldberg

 

089

Chair Carter

 

101

Mr. Goldberg

 

105

Jim Scherzinger, Deputy Director Of Finance, Department of Human Services

 

113

Chair Carter

 

129

Ms. Kautz

 

149

Sen. Bates

 

157

Sheila Baker, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

172

Chair Carter

 

178

Sen. Bates

 

186

Ms. Kautz

 

219

Sen. Bates

 

239

Sen. Winters

 

258

Chair Carter

 

260

Ms. Kautz

 

286

Chair Carter

 

291

Mr. Goldberg

 

290

Sen. Westlund

 

349

Mr. Goldberg

 

353

Chair Carter

 

356

Mr. Goldberg

 

359

John Swanson, Budget Director, Department of Human Services

 

413

Sen. Bates

 

420

Chair Bates

 

425

Goldberg

 

429

Bob Nikkel, Assistant Director, Addictions and Mental Health Division, Department of Human Services

 

TAPE 74B

 

 

001

Mr. Nikkel

Continues his testimony.

022

Sen. Bates

 

023

Mr. Goldberg

 

030

Mr. Nikkel

 

037

Mr. Swanson

 

039

Mr. Goldberg

 

045

Mr. Britton

 

048

Mr. Goldberg

 

069

Mr. Britton

 

073

Sen. Winters

 

077

Mr. Goldberg

 

083

Sen. Winters

 

085

Chair Carter

Recesses Public Hearing on SB 5547.

 

 

Reconvenes Public Hearing on SB 5547, Department of Human Services, 2005-07 Budget Rebalance.

 

 

Opens Work Session on SB 5547, Department of Human Services, 2005-07 Budget Rebalance.

090

John Britton

Tape was not turned on for approximately 1 minute while Chair Carter reconvened the meeting and opened the work session. She then asked Mr. Britton to begin Legislative Fiscal Office Presentation.

091

Ms. Baker

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office recommendations on SB 5547, Exhibit #6, 4/17/2007.

149

Mr. Britton

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office recommendations on SB 5547, Exhibit #6, 4/17/2007.

198

Rep. Boone

Moves the Legislative Fiscal Office Recommendation to SB 5547.

207

Sen. Winters

 

208

Mr. Goldberg

 

239

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 8 0 2

Exc: Sen. Gordly; Rep. Morgan

253

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

261

Sen. Bates

Moves SB 5547, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

262

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 8 0 2

Exc: Sen. Gordly; Rep. Morgan

264

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

267

Mr. Britton

 

284

Chair Carter

 

285

Rep. Garrard

 

287

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:13 p.m.