Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

June 12, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 111B, 112

 

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. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

 

Rep. Morgan

 

Staff Present:

Sheila Baker, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Dallas Weyand, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

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

SB 282A, Relating to the maintenance of familial relationships of persons in the juvenile system – Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2469A, Relating to public assistance for families with dependent children – Work Session

HB 5031, Department of Human Services: Adult, Families and Children – 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 112A

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:04 p.m.

007

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing on SB 282A, Relating to the maintenance of familial relationships of persons in the juvenile system.

016

Rep. Krieger

 

066

Rep. Kotek

 

068

Rep. Krieger

 

078

Rep. Garrard

 

083

Sen. Morrisette

 

085

Rep. Krieger

 

092

Chair Carter

Closes Public Hearing on SB 282A.

093

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing and Work Session on 329A Relating to the Oregon Health Fund Program.

105

Dallas Weyand

Presents amendment SB 329 A-20 (Exhibit #1);

Presents amendment SB 329 A-21 (Exhibit #2).

139

Chair Carter

 

143

Sen. Bates

 

146

Chair carter

 

149

Sen. Bates

 

152

Mr. Weyand

 

154

Sen. Bates

 

156

Rep. Garrard

 

158

Mr. Weyand

 

159

Chair Carter

 

163

Sen. Westlund

Moves A-20 into SB 329.

165

Chair Carter

 

168

Rep Garrard

 

170

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 9 – 0 – 1 

Exc: Rep. Morgan

173

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares motion CARRIED.

174

Sen. Westlund

Moves A-21 into SB 329.

175

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 9 – 0 – 1 

Exc: Rep. Morgan

178

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares motion CARRIED.

179

Sen. Westlund

Moves SB 329 to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

180

Chair Carter

Presents Ellen Pinney, written testimony (Exhibit #3);

Presents AARP, written testimony (Exhibit #4);

Presents Marybeth Healey, written testimony (Exhibit #5);

Presents Scott Gallant, written testimony (Exhibit #6);

Presents Ellen Waldron, written testimony (Exhibit #7);

Presents Betty McChesney-Haus, written testimony (Exhibit #8).

206

Sen. Westlund

 

221

Sen. Winters

 

239

Sen. Morrisette

 

247

Rep. Boone

 

249

Sen. Bates

 

262

Sen. Gordly

 

273

Rep. Nathanson

 

275

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 9 – 0 – 1 

Exc: Rep. Morgan

279

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares motion CARRIED.

289

Chair Carter

Closes Work Session on SB 329.

290

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing and Work Session on SB 282A.

300

Angela Sherbo

Presents SB 282-A: Support Foster Children and Reject the Means Test (Exhibit #9);

Presents amendment SB 282-A3 (Exhibit #10);

Presents amendment SB 282-A5 (Exhibit #11).

347

Chair Carter

 

354

Mark McKeckney

 

422

Chair Carter

 

443

Kevin George, Manager, Foster Care, Department of Human Services

Presents written testimony (Exhibit #12).

TAPE 113A

 

 

001

Bruce Goldberg, Director, Department of Human Services

 

012

Chair Carter

 

014

Sheila Baker, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

019

Sen. Winters

 

046

Ms. Baker

 

047

Sen. Gordly

 

052

Rep. Kotek

 

055

Mr. Goldberg

 

057

Chair Carter

 

081

Rep. Kotek

 

097

Chair Carter

 

103

Sen. Bates

 

124

Rep. Nathanson

 

158

Rep. Boone

 

162

Mr. George

 

176

Rep. Boone

 

182

Chair Carter

 

197

Rep. Kotek

 

198

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

 

203

Rep. Kotek

 

207

Ms. Foley

 

229

Rep. Kotek

 

230

Ms. Foley

 

233

Sen. Bates

 

255

Ms. Baker

Presents the Legislative Fiscal Office recommendation (Exhibit #13).

265

Chair Carter

 

273

Sen. Westlund

Moves A-5 into SB 282.

278

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 6 – 2 – 2

Aye: Sens. Westlund, Bates, and Carter; Reps. Garrard, Nathanson, and Boone

No: Sen. Gordly; Rep. Kotek

Exc: Sen. Winters and Rep. Morgan

294

Chair Carter

Declares the motion CARRIED.

301

Chair Carter

 

302

Sen. Gordly

 

303

Sen. Westlund

Moves SB 282A, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

307

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 6 – 2 – 2

Aye: Sens. Westlund, Bates, and Carter; Reps. Garrard, Nathanson, and Boone

No: Sen. Gordly; Rep. Kotek

Exc: Sen. Winters and Rep. Morgan

311

Chair Carter

Declares the motion CARRIED.

312

Chair Carter

 

318

Rep. Kotek

 

322

Ms. Baker

 

330

Chair Carter

 

332

Ms. Baker

 

336

Chair Carter

Closes Public Hearing and Work Session on SB 282A.

337

Chair Carter

Opens Work Session on HB 2469A, Relating to public assistance for families with dependent children.

340

Ms. Baker

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office recommendation (Exhibit #14);

Presents proposed amendments -18 to A-Engrossed House Bill 2469 (Exhibit #15);

Presents proposed amendments -22 to A-Engrossed House Bill 2469 (Exhibit #16);

Presents proposed amendments -23 to A-Engrossed House Bill 2469 (Exhibit #17).

384

Rep. Kotek

 

408

Chair Carter

 

409

Mr. Goldberg

 

412

Chair Carter

 

415

Mr. Goldberg

 

419

Vic Todd, Administrator, Office of Self Sufficiency Programs, Children, Adults and Families Division, Department of Human Services

 

423

Sen. Bates

 

434

Rep. Kotek

 

438

Ms. Baker

 

TAPE 112B

 

 

001

Sen. Westlund

 

002

Rep. Kotek

 

003

Ms. Baker

 

011

Sen. Bates

Moves conceptual amendment to combine the three amendments with October 1 effective date, to HB 2469.

012

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 7 – 0 – 3

Exc: Sen. Gordly and Winters; Rep. Morgan

014

Chair Carter

Hearing no objections, motion CARRIED.

018

Sen. Westlund

Moves HB 2469A, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

019

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 7 – 0 -- 3

Exc: Sens. Gordly and Winters; Rep. Morgan

021

Chair Carter

Hearing no objections, motion CARRIED.

027

Chair Carter

Closes Work Session on HB 2469A.

028

Chair Carter

Opens Work Session on HB 5031, Department of Human Services: Adult, Families and Children.

036

Chair Carter

 

037

Ms. Baker

Presents Memo on Children, Adults and Families (Exhibit #18);

Presents spreadsheet showing both agency reshoot adjustments (Exhibit #19);

Presents 2007-09 Policy Option Packages (Exhibit #20).

059

Rep. Garrard

 

070

Sen. Morrisette

 

072

Ms. Baker

 

133

Ms. Baker

 

136

Ms. Foley

 

148

Rep. Boone

 

156

Rep. Kotek

 

164

Ms. Foley

 

170

Sen. Morrisette

 

183

Ms. Baker

 

197

Chair Carter

 

206

Rep. Kotek

 

207

Ms. Baker

 

215

Rep. Kotek

 

223

Ms. Foley

 

252

Rep. Kotek

 

256

Ms. Foley

 

274

Ms. Baker

 

284

Rep. Nathanson

 

310

Ms. Baker

 

322

Rep. Kotek

 

336

Chair Carter

 

339

Ms. Baker

 

382

Sen. Gordly

 

385

Ms. Baker

 

394

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:34 p.m.

 

Additional Exhibits:

Phyllis Rand, written testimony on SB 329 (Exhibit #21).

Department of Human Services 2007-09 Governor’s Recommended Budget Volume 1 (Exhibit #22).

Department of Human Services 2007-09 Governor’s Recommended Budget Volume 2 (Exhibit #23).

Department of Human Services 2007-09 Governor’s Recommended Budget Volume 3 (Exhibit #24).