Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 9, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

7:00 p.m.

Tapes: 80, 81, 82A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Avakian

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Clem

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

 

Rep. Nolan

Rep. Burley

 

Staff Present:

Susie Jordan, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 5024, Department of Forestry – Public Hearing

HB 5002, Department of Agriculture – 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 80A

 

Quality of the recorded tapes for this hearing is very poor     

002

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 7:00 PM

Meeting held at Oregon State University, LaSells Stewart Center in Corvallis, Oregon

Opens Public Hearing on HB 5024, Department of Forestry and HB 5002, Department of Agriculture

016

Rep. Garrard

 

017

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

018

Sen. Devlin

 

020

Sen. Nelson

 

022

Sen. Avakian

 

024

Chair Devlin

 

024

Susie Jordan, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

025

Paul Siebert, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

026

Chair Devlin

 

027

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

028

Chair Devlin

 

037

Rep. Clem

 

040

Gail Achterman, Director, OSU Institute for National Resources

 

070

Chair Devlin

 

072

Katy Coba, Director, Department of Agriculture

Enters Oregon Department of Agriculture overview of agricultural industry (Exhibit #1)

165

Thayne Dutson, Dean and Director, OSU College of Agriculture

 

344

Chair Devlin

 

345

Sen. Nelson

 

346

Mr. Dutson

 

366

Ms. Coba

 

372

Chair Devlin

 

380

Marvin Brown, Director, Department of Forestry

Enters Oregon Department of Forestry Overview (Exhibit #2)

TAPE 81A

 

 

001

Mr. Brown

Continues with testimony

072

Chair Devlin

 

076

Hal Salwasser, Dean and Director, OSU College of Forestry

Enters testimony of Hal Salwasser (Exhibit #3)

142

Chair Devlin

 

148

Mr. Salwasser

 

158

Mr. Brown

 

173

Chair Devlin

 

175

Rep. Clem

 

180

Mr. Brown

 

201

Chair Devlin

 

210

Roy Elicker, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife

Enters Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife “The Future of Natural Resources in Oregon” (Exhibit #4)

324

Chair Devlin

 

333

Dan Edge, Chair, OSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife; and Commissioner of the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission

 

454

Chair Devlin

 

TAPE 80B

 

 

001

Chair Devlin

 

005

Linda Modrell, Benton County Commissioner

 

109

Chair Devlin

 

109

Scott Reed, Dean and Director, OSU Extension Service

Enters OSU Extension Service Natural Resource Futures and Implications for Extension (Exhibit #5)

178

Chair Devlin

 

179

Sen. Nelson

 

184

Ms. Modrell

 

194

Sen. Nelson

 

197

Chair Devlin

 

201

Mr. Reed

 

206

Chair Devlin

 

228

Jamie Jaberg, Senior, OSU College of Agricultural Sciences

 

272

Chair Devlin

 

273

Andrew Schaefer, Junior, OSU College of Agricultural Sciences

 

332

Wade Foster, Sophomore, College of Agricultural Sciences

 

399

Chair Devlin

 

401

Sen. Nelson

 

404

Mr. Foster

 

412

Mr. Schaefer

 

415

Mr. Foster

 

436

Mr. Schaefer

 

464

Sen. Avakian

 

TAPE 81B

 

 

001

Sen. Avakian

Continues with questions to students

012

Ms. Jaberg

 

014

Sen. Avakian

 

017

Ms. Jaberg

 

028

Mr. Schaefer

 

083

Mr. Foster

 

098

Chair Devlin

 

115

William Hoskins, Senior, OSU College of Forestry

 

159

Rachel Kollen, Junior, OSU College of Forestry

 

190

Chaylon Shuffield, Graduate Student, OSU College of Forestry

 

253

Chair Devlin

 

260

Mr. Shuffield

 

271

Ms. Kollen

 

279

Mr. Hoskins

 

289

Chair Devlin

 

300

Ms. Achterman

Enters Institute for Natural Resources Mission Statement (Exhibit #6)

323

Chair Devlin

 

333

Ms. Achterman

Enters 1991-2007 Pattern of Funding for the Statewides (Exhibit #7)

339

Mr. Reed

 

358

Mr. Dutson

 

383

Mr. Salwasser

 

410

Ms. Achterman

 

432

Mr. Salwasser

 

446

Chair Devlin

 

TAPE 82A

 

 

001

Chair Devlin

Adjourns the hearing at 9:05 PM