Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

May 17, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 124A, 125A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Avakian

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Clem

Rep. Nolan

Rep. Burley

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

 

 

 

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 – Work Session

HB 5023, Department of Environmental Quality Fee Bill – Work Session

 

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 124A

 

 

003

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 8:50 AM

Opens Work Session on HB 5022, Department of Environmental Quality

006

Paul Siebert, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Submits Legislative Fiscal Office Work Session Recommendations on HB 5022 and HB 5023 (Exhibit #1)

021

Chair Devlin

 

023

Mr. Siebert

 

210

Rep. Garrard

 

218

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

 

227

Mr. Siebert

 

TAPE 125A

 

 

001

Mr. Siebert

 Continues with presentation of LFO Work Session Report

078

Chair Devlin

 

081

Rep. Nolan

Moves to approve Legislative Fiscal Office Work Session Report recommendations including modifications to HB 5022

082

Chair Devlin

 

083

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

Declares potential conflict of interest

085

Chair Devlin

VOTE:  6 – 2 – 0

Aye:  Sens. Avakian, Devlin, and Nelson; and Reps. Clem, Dingfelder, and Nolan

No:  Reps. Burley and Garrard

Declares the motion CARRIED

088

Mr. Siebert

 

096

Chair Devlin

 

097

Rep. Nolan

Moves to approve Legislative Fiscal Office recommendations on Key Performance Measures

098

Chair Devlin

VOTE:  6 – 2 – 0

Aye:  Sens. Avakian, Devlin, and Nelson; and Reps. Clem, Dingfelder, and Nolan

No:  Reps. Burley and Garrard

Declares the motion CARRIED

101

Rep. Nolan

Moves HB 5022, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation

102

Chair Devlin

VOTE:  6 – 2 – 0

Aye:  Sens. Avakian, Devlin, and Nelson; and Reps. Clem, Dingfelder, and Nolan

No:  Reps. Burley and Garrard

Declares the motion CARRIED

106

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session on HB 5022

Opens Work Session on HB 5023, Department of Environmental Quality Fee Bill

110

Mr. Siebert

 

115

Vice-Chair Tomei

Moves to adopt HB 5023 -1 amendments

117

Chair Devlin

 

118

Rep. Burley

 

121

Ms. Hallock

 

123

Chair Devlin

VOTE:  8 – 0 – 0

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

126

Rep. Nolan

Moves HB 5023, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation

127

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

Declares conflict of interest

129

Mr. Siebert

 

130

Chair Devlin

VOTE:  8 – 0 – 0

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

133

Rep. Nolan

 

134

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session on HB 5023

Adjourns the hearing at 9:32 AM