Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

June 11, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 110, 111A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Carter, Chair

Sen. Westlund

Sen. Gordly

Sen. Winters

Sen. Bates

Sen. Morrisette, ex officio

Rep. Boone, Vice-Chair

Rep. Garrard

Rep. Kotek

Rep. Morgan

Rep. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

 

Rep. Morgan

 

Staff Present:

Sheila Baker, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

John Britton, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Dallas Weyand, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

Federal Grant Request Services to Older Refugees Work Session

SB 329A Relating to the Oregon Health Fund Program Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 958A Relating to in-home care agencies 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 110A

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:07 p.m.

007

Chair Carter

Opens Work Session on Federal Grant Request Services to Older Refugees.

009

Sheila Baker

Presents the LFO recommendation on the federal grant request (Exhibit #1).

013

Mark Anderson, Coordinator State Refugee Program

 

030

Chair Carter

 

032

Sen. Gordly

Moves the Federal Grant Request to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

036

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 9 0 1

Exc: Rep. Morgan

038

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

039

Chair Carter

Closes Work Session on Federal Grant application.

040

Chair carter

Opens Public Hearing and Work Session on SB 958A, relating to in-home care agencies.

042

John Britton

Presents SB 958 A-Engrossed (Exhibit #2).

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office analysis (Exhibit #3);

Presents Staff Measure Summary of the Senate Committee on Health Policy & Public Affairs (Exhibit #4);

Presents Oregon Health Care Association written testimony (Exhibit #5).

050

Grant Higginson, Administrator, Office of community Health & Health Planning, Public Health Division, Department of Human Services

Presents written testimony on SB 958 (Exhibit #6).

060

Sen. Johnson

 

108

Sen. Bates

 

116

Mr. Higginson

 

123

Chair Carter

 

125

Sen. Winters

 

127

Mr. Higginson

 

134

Sen. Bates

 

136

Rep. Nathanson

 

148

Mr. Higginson

 

167

Sen. Johnson

 

190

Chair Carter

 

193

Rep. Nathanson

 

195

Rep. Boone

 

202

Mr. Higginson

 

210

Sen. Westlund

Moves SB 958 to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

212

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 9 0 1

Exc: Rep. Morgan

213

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

216

Chair Carter

Closes Public Hearing and Work Session on SB958.

 

 

Opens Public Hearing on SB 329A, relating to the Oregon Health Fund Program.

230

Dallas Weyand

Presents SB 329-B Appropriation Language (Exhibit 7).

Presents SB 329-A-16 amendment (Exhibits 8);

258

Rep. Garrard

 

260

Mr. Weyand

 

266

Rep. Garrard

 

267

Mr. Weyand

 

267

Rep. Garrard

 

268

Mr. Weyand

 

276

Sen. Bates

 

278

Sen. Westlund

Presents written testimony from Oregon Nurses Association (Exhibit #9);

Presents SB 329 Overview (Exhibit #10).

282

Rep. Greenlick

 

288

Sen. Bates

 

408

Sen. Westlund

 

TAPE 111A

 

 

001

Sen. Westlund

Continues his presentation.

060

Chair Carter

 

061

Sen. Westlund

 

103

Sen. Bates

 

146

Sen. Westlund

 

168

Sen. Winters

 

172

Sen. Westlund

 

195

Sen. Bates

 

198

Chair Carter

 

249

Rep. Greenlick

 

338

Sen. Winters

 

342

Rep. Greenlick

 

353

Sen. Winters

 

364

Rep. Greenlick

 

376

Sen. Gordly

 

380

Rep. Greenlick

 

387

Sen. Gordly

 

390

Sen. Bates

 

404

Sen. Gordly

 

409

Sen. Westlund

 

433

Sen. Gordly

 

447

Sen. Westlund

 

TAPE 110B

 

 

001

Sen. Westlund

Continues his comments to Sen. Gordly.

004

Sen. Morrisette

 

022

Rep. Greenlick

 

041

Chair Carter

 

051

Michael Huntington

Presents written testimony (Exhibit #11).

086

Betty Johnson

Presents written testimony (Exhibit #12),

133

Doug Riggs

Presents written testimony (Exhibit #13).

169

Sen. Bates

 

183

Mr. Huntington

 

188

Sen. Bates

 

190

Sen. Morrisette

 

194

Mr. Riggs

 

197

Sen. Morrisette

 

199

Mr. Riggs

 

212

Sen. Gordly

 

215

Mr. Riggs

 

226

Sen. Winters

 

228

Mr. Riggs

 

242

Sen. Winters

 

249

Mr. Riggs

 

265

Sen. Winters

 

270

Mr. Riggs

 

274

Chair Carter

Open Work Session on SB 329.

278

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:30 p.m.

 

Additional Exhibits:

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