Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 10, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

7:00 p.m.

Tapes: 83, 84A

 

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

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 5024, Department of Forestry – Public Hearing with Public Testimony

 

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 83A

 

 

003

Rep. Garrard

Calls the hearing to order at 8:35 AM

Opens Public Hearing on HB 5024, Department of Forestry

Opens Public Testimony

011

Ken Cummings, Regional Manager, Forest Capital Partners

Submits written copy of testimony of Ken Cummings (Exhibit #1)

066

Rep. Garrard

 

067

Sen. Nelson

 

071

Mr. Cummings

 

078

Chair Devlin

 

079

Phil Adams, District Forester, Roseburg Forest Products

Submits written copy of testimony of Phil Adams and attachment (Exhibit #2)

207

Chair Devlin

 

224

Jake Gibbs, Forester, Lone Rock Timber Management Co.

Submits written copy of testimony of Jake Gibbs (Exhibit #3)

295

Eric Geyer, Forester,  Roseburg Forest Products

Submits written copy of testimony of Eric Geyer (Exhibit #4)

348

Chair Devlin

 

360

Stewart Wershow, Councilor, Corvallis City Council

Submits letter from the City of Corvallis dated 4/6/07 (Exhibit #5)

410

Helen M. Ellis, Volunteer, City of Corvallis

 

TAPE 84A

 

 

001

Ms. Ellis

Continues her testimony

022

Chair Devlin

 

023

Ms. Ellis

 

024

Chair Devlin

 

025

Sen. Nelson

 

026

Ms. Ellis

 

028

Chair Devlin

 

034

Chris Jarmer, Oregon Forest Industries Council

Submits written copy of testimony of Chris Jarmer (Exhibit #6)

052

Mark Labhart, Chairman, Tillamook County Commissioners

Submits written copy of testimony of Mark Labhart (Exhibit #7)

174

Chair Devlin

 

180

Lauren Henderson, Oregon Department of Agriculture

 

201

Dr. Nancy Osterbauer, Oregon Department of Agriculture

 

216

Mr. Henderson

 

217

Sen. Nelson

 

218

Chair Devlin

 

231

Mark Snyder, Oregon Community Trees

Submits letter, power point presentation printout, and brochure from Oregon Community Trees (Exhibit #8)

335

Rex Storm, Associated Oregon Loggers

Submits written copy of testimony of Rex Storm (Exhibit #9)

TAPE 83B

 

 

001

Mr. Storm

Continues his testimony

004

Chair Devlin

 

005

Rep. Clem

 

006

Chair Devlin

 

007

Rep. Clem

 

008

Mr. Snyder

 

009

Chair Devlin

 

013

Meryl Reddisch, Oregon Community Trees

 

070

Chair Devlin

 

071

Scott Fogarty, Executive Director, Friends of Trees

 

102

Chair Devlin

 

103

Kristina McNutt

 

104

Chair Devlin

 

108

Kristina McNutt, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

Submits written copy of testimony of Kristina McNutt (Exhibit #10)

188

John Poppino, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

 

205

Chair Devlin

 

210

Mike Barnes, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

 

246

Chair Devlin

 

248

Gary Springer, Committee for Family Forestlands

Submits written copy of testimony of Gary Springer (Exhibit #11)

282

Chair Devlin

Enters Witness Registration Sheets (Exhibit #12)

Adjourns the hearing at 10:00 AM