Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

June 20, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 121B, 122B

 

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:

 

 

 

Staff Present:

Dallas Weyand, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Dawn Farr, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 2918  Relating to health benefit plan coverage of pervasive developmental disorders– Work Session

HB 2524  Relating to health care facility acquired infections – 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 122A

 

 

003

Chair Carter

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

006

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing on HB 2918 relating to health benefit plan coverage of pervasive developmental disorder.

008

Dawn Farr, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office analysis of HB 2918 (Exhibit #1);

Presents House Bill 2918 (Exhibit #2).

023

Chair Carter

 

025

Rep. Morgan

 

046

Chair Carter

 

052

Ms. Farr

 

070

Rep. Morgan

 

080

Sen. Bates

 

097

Sen. Winters

 

106

Sen. Bates

 

110

Rep. Kotek

 

120

Chair Carter

Recesses the committee.

120

Chair Carter

Reconvenes the committee.

121

Sen. Gordly

 

136

Ms. Farr

 

148

Sen. Gordly

 

153

Ms. Farr

 

159

Sen. Gordly

 

174

Dallas Weyand, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

192

Chair Carter

 

194

Sen. Bates

 

205

Mr. Weyand

 

215

Sen. Westlund

 

230

Mr. Weyand

 

232

Rep. Boone

 

266

Sen. Bates

 

276

Ms. Farr

 

288

Sen. Bates

 

294

Sen. Westlund

Moves to adopt HB 2918-15 amendments.

295

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 10 – 0 – 0

297

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

298

Sen. Westlund

Moves HB 2918, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

299

Chair Carter

 

302

Rep. Morgan

 

306

Rep. Garrard

 

307

Sen. Winters

 

 

 

Vote: 8 – 2 – 0

Aye: Sens. Westlund, Gordly, Winters, Bates, and Carter; Reps. Nathanson, Kotek, and Boone

No: Reps. Morgan and Garrard

321

Chair Carter

Declares the motion CARRIED.

334

Chair Carter

Closes Work Session on HB 2918.

335

Chair Carter

Opens Work Session on HB 2524 Relating to health care facility acquired infections.

340

Mr. Weyand

Presents House Bill 2524 (Exhibit #3);

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office analysis of HB 2524 (Exhibit #4);

Presents Staff Measure Summary on HB 2524 (Exhibit #5);

Presents HB 2524-A7 (Exhibit #6).

358

Sen. Winters

 

371

Chair Carter

 

386

Rep. Garrard

 

396

Chair Carter

 

400

Sen. Winters

 

407

Sen. Bates

 

422

Rep. Kotek

 

TAPE 122B

 

 

001

Rep. Kotek

Continues her comment.

005

Rep. Boone

 

015

Sen. Gordly

 

018

Rep. Kotek

 

025

Sen. Bates

 

034

Sen. Gordly

 

037

Chair Carter

 

038

Rep. Kotek

 

042

Mr. Weyand

 

046

Jeneane Smith, Administration, Health Policy and Research

 

052

Sen. Gordly

 

054

Ms. Smith

 

064

Sen. Winter

 

080

Sen. Westlund

Moves to adopt HB 2524-7 amendments.

081

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 10 – 0 – 0 

081

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

082

Sen. Westlund

Moves HB 2524, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

083

Chair Carter

 

 

 

Vote: 10 – 0 – 0 

085

Chair Carter

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

086

Chair Carter

 

088

Sen. Bates

 

091

Chair Carter

 

094

Sen. Bates

 

099

Rep. Boone

 

117

Rep. Morgan

 

125

Rep. Garrard

 

130

Rep. Nathanson

 

141

Rep. Kotek

 

149

Sen. Gordly

 

152

Sen. Winters

 

166

Sen. Morrisette

 

175

Sen. Winters

 

181

Sen. Westlund

 

191

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 1:58 p.m.