Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 25, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 101, 102A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Avakian

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Nolan

Rep. Burley

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

 

Rep. Clem

 

Staff Present:

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

Department of Environmental Quality – Request to Apply for Federal Grant

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 101A

 

 

003

Chair Devlin

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

007

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

Enters packet of information in response to requests for information and questions from previous hearings (Exhibit #1)

014

Chair Devlin

Recesses Public Hearing

Opens Work Session on Application for Federal Grant for the Department of Environmental Quality

017

Paul Siebert, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Discusses Legislative Fiscal Office federal grant analysis for the Department of  Environmental Quality (Exhibit #2)

021

Alan Kiphut, Land Quality Administrator, DEQ

 

048

Chair Devlin

 

049

Rep. Garrard

 

050

Mr. Kiphut

 

060

Rep. Burley

 

062

Mr. Kiphut

 

069

Ms. Hallock

 

075

Rep. Garrard

 

081

Mr. Kiphut

 

089

Chair Devlin

 

090

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

Moves the grant request to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation

092

Chair Devlin

 

095

Rep. Burley

 

099

Chair Devlin

Vote:  5 – 0 – 3

Excused:  Sen. Avakian, and Reps. Clem and Nolan

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

100

Mr. Siebert

 

111

Rep. Garrard

 

113

Mr. Siebert

 

116

Rep. Garrard

 

117

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session on Application for Federal Grant

Re-opens Public Hearing on HB 5022 and HB 5023

123

Ms. Hallock

 

126

Andy Ginsburg, Air Quality Administrator, DEQ

Continues with budget presentation of Exhibit #4 from 4/23/07, Air Quality Section

242

Chair Devlin

 

243

Mr. Ginsburg

 

286

Rep. Garrard

 

290

Mr. Ginsburg

 

301

Rep. Garrard

 

303

Mr. Ginsburg

 

310

Rep. Garrard

 

316

Mr. Ginsburg

 

339

Chair Devlin

 

344

Ms. Hallock

 

357

Mr. Ginsburg

 

366

Chair Devlin

 

369

Mr. Ginsburg

 

372

Chair Devlin

 

372

Mr. Ginsburg

 

413

Chair Devlin

 

429

Mr. Ginsburg

 

TAPE 102A

 

 

001

Mr. Ginsburg

Continues with answer to Chair Devlin’s question

012

Chair Devlin

 

014

Mr. Ginsburg

 

024

Chair Devlin

 

030

Mr. Ginsburg

 

048

Mr. Siebert

 

049

Mr. Ginsburg

 

051

Mr. Siebert

 

052

Mr. Ginsburg

 

053

Chair Devlin

 

056

Mr. Ginsburg

 

089

Rep. Garrard

 

099

Mr. Ginsburg

 

107

Ms. Hallock

 

114

Mr. Ginsburg

 

153

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

155

Mr. Ginsburg

 

175

Chair Devlin

 

185

Mr. Ginsburg

 

188

Ms. Hallock

 

192

Mr. Ginsburg

 

212

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

216

Mr. Ginsburg

 

217

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

229

Mr. Ginsburg

 

247

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

248

Chair Devlin

 

251

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

252

Chair Devlin

 

253

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

254

Mr. Ginsburg

 

258

Ms. Hallock

 

260

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

267

Mr. Ginsburg

 

271

Rep. Garrard

 

278

Mr. Ginsburg

 

293

Rep. Burley

 

298

Mr. Ginsburg

 

320

Chair Devlin

 

341

Mr. Ginsburg

 

364

Chair Devlin

 

370

Ms. Hallock

 

371

Mr. Ginsburg

 

375

Chair Devlin

 

380

Mr. Ginsburg

 

TAPE 101B

 

 

001

Mr. Ginsburg

Continues with budget presentation, budget drivers

014

Rep. Garrard

 

021

Ms. Hallock

 

042

Mr. Ginsburg

 

101

Chair Devlin

 

102

Mr. Ginsburg

 

162

Rep. Garrard

 

172

Mr. Ginsburg

 

178

Rep. Garrard

 

187

Mr. Ginsburg

 

191

Ms. Hallock

 

195

Chair Devlin

 

197

Rep. Burley

 

208

Mr. Ginsburg

 

213

Chair Devlin

 

216

Mr. Ginsburg

 

217

Ms. Hallock

 

225

Mr. Ginsburg

 

239

Chair Devlin

 

241

Ms. Hallock

 

242

Chair Devlin

 

245

Ms. Hallock

 

247

Chair Devlin

 

248

Mr. Siebert

 

250

Ms. Hallock

 

251

Chair Devlin

 

255

Rep. Burley

 

256

Chair Devlin

 

270

Ms. Hallock

 

272

Chair Devlin

Adjourns the hearing at 9:58 AM