Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

January 30, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 11, 12

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Avakian

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Clem

Rep. Nolan

Rep. Burley

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

 

 

 

Staff Present:

Paul Seibert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Mary Anne Nash, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

Department of Agriculture 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 11A

 

 

002

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 8:34 AM

Opens Work Session on Federal Grant Request for the Department of Agriculture

008

Katy Coba, Director, Department of Agriculture

Enters Letter dated January 22, 2007 in support of the grant request (Exhibit #1)

036

Rep. Garrard

 

039

Ms. Coba

 

042

Rep. Dingfelder

 

048

Ms. Coba

 

065

Rep. Dingfelder

 

067

Ms. Coba

 

069

Nancy Osterbauer, Department of Agriculture

 

080

Chair Devlin

 

082

Satish Upadhyay, Department of Administrative Services

 

083

Chair Devlin

 

085

Paul Seibert, Legislative Fiscal Office

Enters LFO Recommendation (Exhibit #2)

086

Rep. Dingfelder

Moves to approve federal grant request

Vote: 8 0 0

086

Chair Devlin

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

101

Vicki McConnell, Director, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

 

107

Chair Devlin

Opens hearing on SB 5514, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

113

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

 

118

Ms. McConnell

 

130

Mr. Lewis

 

193

Rep. Garrard

 

196

Ms. McConnell

 

201

Gary Lynch, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

 

202

Ms. McConnell

 

203

Chair Devlin

 

205

Rep. Burley

 

206

Gary Lynch

 

230

Mr. Lewis

 

253

Ms. McConnell

 

259

Mr. Lewis

 

265

Ms. McConnell

 

351

Chair Devlin

 

353

Rep. Burley

 

355

Ms. McConnell

 

363

Chair Devlin

 

373

Ms. McConnell

 

TAPE 12A

 

 

029

Mr. Lewis

 

082

Rep. Garrard

 

083

Chair Devlin

 

083

Rep. Garrard

 

088

Mr. Lewis

 

088

Rep. Garrard

 

096

Mr. Lewis

 

101

Rep. Garrard

 

103

Senator Avakian

 

104

Mr. Lewis

 

221

Ms. McConnell

 

290

Rep. Dingfelder

 

297

Ms. McConnell

 

307

Rep. Dingfelder

 

312

Mr. Lewis

 

338

Rep. Dingfelder

 

365

Ms. McConnell

 

392

Rep. Dingfelder

 

402

Mr. Lewis

 

416

Chair Devlin

 

424

Ms. McConnell

 

TAPE 11B

 

 

005

Mr. Seibert

 

016

Senator Avakian

 

029

Ms. McConnell

 

042

Senator Avakian

 

045

Ms. McConnell

 

055

Senator Avakian

 

069

Ms. McConnell

 

071

Chair Devlin

 

075

Rep. Garrard

 

081

Mr. Lewis

 

090

Ms. McConnell

 

094

Mr. Lewis

 

100

Rep. Burley

 

105

Ms. McConnell

 

122

Rep. Burley

 

125

Ms. McConnell

 

133

Rep. Burley

 

136

Ms. McConnell

 

144

Mr. Lewis

 

149

Rep. Clem

 

162

Ms. McConnell

 

169

Rep. Clem

 

189

Ms. McConnell

 

200

Chair Devlin

 

211

Mr. Seibert

Enters letter dated January 26, 2007 Re: Crook County (Exhibit #3), letter dated January 29, 2007 from Malia R. Kupillas (Exhibit #4), letter dated January 24, 2007 from Morrow County Planning Director (Exhibit #5), letter dated January 8, 2007 from Sen. Verger and Rep. Boquist (Exhibit #6), letter dated January 8, 2007 from Sen. Verger and Rep. Boquist (Exhibit #7), and letter dated January 8, 2007 from Sen. Verger and Rep. Boquist (Exhibit #8)

228

Chair Devlin

 

231

Rich Angstrom

 

270

Rep. Burley

 

273

Mr. Angstrom

 

297

James Bela

Enters testimony of James Bela (Exhibit #9)

348

Chair Devlin

 

353

Mr. Bela

 

425

Chair Devlin

 

TAPE 12B

 

 

001

Ms. McConnell

 

011

Chair Devlin

Enters Witness Registration Sheet (Exhibit #10)

Adjourns the hearing at 10:04 AM