Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 23, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 97, 98A

 

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:

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 5022, Department of Environmental Quality – Public Hearing

HB 5023, Department of Environmental Quality Fee Bill – 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 97A

 

 

003

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

Calls the hearing to order at 8:36 AM

Opens a Public Hearing on HB 5022, Department of Environmental Quality and HB 5023, Department of Environmental Quality Fee Bill

006

Paul Siebert, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Enters Department of Environmental Quality 2007-09 Governor’s Recommended Budget (Exhibit #1)

Enters HB 5022, Department of Environmental Quality (Exhibit #2)

Enters HB 5023, Department of Environmental Quality Fee Bill (Exhibit #3)

008

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

012

Stephanie Hallock, Director, Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

Submits Department of Environmental Quality 2007-2009 Budget Presentation Binder (Exhibit #4)

Begins budget presentation

177

Chair Devlin

 

178

Rep. Clem

 

180

Ms. Hallock

 

207

Chair Devlin

 

226

Ms.  Hallock

 

304

Chair Devlin

 

304

Ms. Hallock

 

343

Sen. Avakian

 

345

Ms. Hallock

 

346

Sen. Avakian

 

347

Ms. Hallock

 

351

Rep. Clem

 

364

Ms. Hallock

 

416

Chair Devlin

 

TAPE 98A

 

 

001

Chair Devlin

Continues with discussion

002

Ms. Hallock

Begins discussion of Key Performance Measures

025

Karen Whisler, Management Services Division, DEQ

 

034

Chair Devlin

 

038

Ms. Whisler

 

081

Chair Devlin

 

083

Ms. Whisler

 

089

Chair Devlin

 

091

Ms. Hallock

 

117

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

122

Ms. Whisler

 

124

Ms. Hallock

 

129

Lauri Aunan, Water Quality Administrator, DEQ

 

131

Ms. Whisler

 

134

Ms. Aunan

 

149

Chair Devlin

 

152

Ms. Whisler

 

175

Ms. Hallock

 

177

Ms. Whisler

 

199

Chair Devlin

 

200

Rep. Garrard

 

207

Ms. Hallock

 

243

Rep. Garrard

 

249

Ms. Hallock

 

270

Rep. Garrard

 

273

Ms. Hallock

 

275

Chair Devlin

 

276

Mr. Siebert

 

278

Ms. Whisler

 

279

Ms. Hallock

 

280

Mr. Siebert

 

288

Ms. Hallock

 

296

Chair Devlin

 

298

Ms. Hallock

 

304

Chair Devlin

 

305

Ms. Hallock

 

307

Chair Devlin

 

309

Ms. Hallock

 

317

Chair Devlin

 

327

Ms. Hallock

 

337

Chair Devlin

 

341

Ms. Hallock

 

343

Chair Devlin

 

344

Ms. Whisler

 

409

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

418

Ms. Whisler

 

TAPE 97B

 

 

001

Ms. Whisler

Continues with answer to Rep. Dingfelder’s question

002

Ms. Hallock

 

016

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

024

Ms. Hallock

 

033

Sen. Nelson

 

035

Ms. Hallock

 

045

Chair Devlin

 

048

Ms. Hallock

 

049

Chair Devlin

 

051

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

053

Ms. Hallock

 

059

Chair Devlin

 

068

Ms. Hallock

 

074

Chair Devlin

 

074

Ms. Whisler

 

086

Ms. Hallock

 

088

Chair Devlin

 

092

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

109

Ms. Hallock

 

113

Chair Devlin

 

122

Ms. Hallock

 

145

Chair Devlin

 

159

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

161

Ms. Hallock

 

163

Chair Devlin

 

164

Rep. Clem

 

170

Ms. Hallock

 

173

Chair Devlin

Adjourns the hearing at 9:50 AM