Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

March 26, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 65, 66A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Avakian

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Clem

Rep. Burley

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

 

Rep. Nolan

 

Staff Present:

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

SB 5542, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board - Public Hearing

SB 5543, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board Capital Construction -                                               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 65A

 

 

003

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 8:32 AM

Opens Public Hearing on SB 5542, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board and SB 5543, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board Capital Construction

007

Paul Siebert, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

008

Chair Devlin

 

012

Tom Byler, Executive Director, Watershed Enhancement Board

Continues with department budget presentation of Exhibit #6 from 3/20/07 – Program Prioritization

059

Chair Devlin

 

061

Mr. Byler

Begins discussion of Policy Option Packages

126

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

127

Rep. Garrard

 

130

Mr. Byler

 

138

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

139

Rep. Burley

 

141

Mr. Byler

 

 

Rep. Burley

 

152

Mr. Byler

 

154

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

155

Rep. Burley

 

160

Mr. Byler

 

173

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

187

Mr. Byler

 

190

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

198

Cindy Silbernagel, Fiscal Manager, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board

 

206

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

208

Mr. Siebert

 

216

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

217

Mr. Byler

 

220

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

225

Mr. Byler

 

232

Mr. Siebert

 

241

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

243

Mr. Byler

 

257

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

259

Rep. Clem

 

262

Mr. Byler

 

354

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

355

Rep. Clem

 

357

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

358

Rep. Clem

 

374

Mr. Siebert

 

382

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

384

Mr. Byler

 

412

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

413

Rep. Garrard

 

421

Mr. Byler

 

TAPE 66A

 

 

001

Mr. Byler

Continues with department budget presentation

019

Rep. Garrard

 

021

Mr. Byler

 

022

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

027

Mr. Byler

 

058

Mr. Siebert

 

 

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

065

Mr. Siebert

 

067

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

071

Mr. Byler

 

073

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

076

Mr. Byler

 

084

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

085

Mr. Byler

 

159

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

168

Mr. Byler

 

194

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

198

Rep. Garrard

 

202

Mr. Siebert

 

205

Rep. Garrard

 

206

Mr. Siebert

 

207

Rep. Burley

 

210

Mr. Siebert

 

221

Rep. Garrard

 

223

Mr. Siebert

 

240

Rep. Garrard

 

242

Mr. Byler

 

252

Rep. Garrard

 

254

Mr. Byler

 

259

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

264

Mr. Byler

 

285

Mr. Siebert

 

287

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

288

Mr. Byler

 

292

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

293

Rep. Garrard

 

294

Mr. Byler

 

308

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

311

Rep. Burley

 

322

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

324

Mr. Byler

 

325

Rep. Burley

 

328

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

329

Rep. Clem

 

332

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

333

Mr. Siebert

 

337

Rep. Burley

 

340

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

345

Mr. Byler

Begins discussion of department’s Efficiencies Report

417

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

422

Mr. Byler

 

TAPE 65B

 

 

001

Mr. Byler

 

002

Greg Sieglitz, Monitoring Program Manager, Watershed Enhancement Board

Begins discussion of department’s Annual Performance Progress Report

019

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

020

Rep. Burley

 

043

Mr. Byler

 

056

Rep. Burley

 

064

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

076

Sen. Avakian

 

080

Mr. Byler

 

092

Sen. Avakian

 

095

Chair Devlin

 

126

Sen. Avakian

 

139

Chair Devlin

 

140

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

142

Chair Devlin

 

143

Mr. Siebert

 

150

Chair Devlin

 

151

Debrah Marriott, Lower Columbia River Estuary Partnership

Submits packet of information regarding the Lower Columbia River Estuary Partnership (Exhibit #1)

312

Chair Devlin

 

313

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

320

Ms. Marriott

 

343

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

348

Ms. Marriott

 

352

Chair Devlin

 

353

Rep. Clem

 

356

Ms. Marriott

 

372

Chair Devlin

Adjourns the hearing at 10:01 AM