Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

January 29, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 9, 10A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Clem

Rep. Nolan

Rep. Burley

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

Sen. Avakian

 

 

Staff Present:

Susie Jordan, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Mary Anne Nash, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

Department of State Lands – Federal Grant Request

SB 5514, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries – Public Hearing

 

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 9A

 

 

003

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 8:33 AM

006

Susie Jordan, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

011

Louise Sollliday, Department of State Lands

Enters Agency grant request (Exhibit #1)

033

Rep. Garrard

 

035

Ms.  Solliday

 

038

Rep. Burley

 

040

Ms.  Solliday

 

043

Kristin Newman, Trust for Public Land

 

049

Rep. Clem

 

053

Ms.  Newman

 

059

Rep. Clem

 

062

Ms.  Newman

 

062

Rep. Dingfelder

 

073

Ms.  Newman

 

078

Rep. Dingfelder

 

081

Ms.  Newman

 

083

Rep. Clem

 

088

Ms.  Newman

 

098

Rep. Clem

 

099

Ms.  Newman

 

102

Rep. Clem

 

106

Ms.  Newman

 

114

Rep. Burley

 

118

Ms.  Newman

 

126

Rep. Burley

 

129

Ms.  Newman

 

133

Chair Devlin

Opens Work Session on grant request

135

Rep. Clem

Moves to approve federal grant request

Vote:  7 – 0 – 1

Exc:  Sen. Avakian

147

Chair Devlin

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

159

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session and Opens Public Hearing on SB 5514, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

163

Paul Siebert, Legislative Fiscal Office

Enters SB 5514, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (Exhibit #2)

180

Rep. Dingfelder

 

182

Mr. Siebert

Presents Memorandum on SB 5514 – Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Legislative Fiscal Office Analysis (Exhibit #3)

193

Chair Devlin

 

195

Vicki McConnell, Director, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Accompanied By:  Don Lewis, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Lisa Pearson, Budget and Management

Enters Agency presentation binder (Exhibit #4), Governor’s Recommended Budget (Exhibit #5), and Request for funding of seismic research (Exhibit #6)

200

Chair Devlin

 

203

Ms.  McConnell

 

219

Chair Devlin

 

227

Ms.  McConnell

 

261

Mr. Siebert

 

265

Chair Devlin

 

275

Ms.  McConnell

 

TAPE 10A

 

 

083

Don Lewis, Assistant Director of Program I, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

 

197

Ms.  McConnell

 

202

Mr. Lewis

 

372

Ms.  McConnell

 

381

Chair Devlin

 

388

Rep. Garrard

 

391

Ms.  McConnell

 

416

Rep. Burley

 

TAPE 9B

 

 

003

Ms.  McConnell

 

020

Rep. Burley

 

028

Ms.  McConnell

 

030

Rep. Dingfelder

 

046

Ms.  McConnell

 

071

Mr.  Siebert

 

083

Ms.  McConnell

 

093

Rep. Nolan

 

100

Ms.  McConnell

 

108

Rep. Nolan

 

117

Mr.  Lewis

 

143

Rep. Dingfelder

 

158

Ms.  McConnell

 

169

Chair Devlin

 

190

Rep. Clem

 

196

Chair Devlin

 

205

Mr.  Siebert

 

210

Mr.  Lewis

 

223

Ms.  McConnell

 

230

Mr.  Lewis

 

260

Rep. Burley

 

264

Mr.  Lewis

 

312

Ms.  McConnell

 

362

Chair Devlin

 

374

Mr.  Siebert

 

395

Ms.  McConnell

 

407

Chair Devlin

Adjourns the hearing at 10:01 AM