Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

June 11, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 139A, 140A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Devlin, Chair

Sen. Avakian

Sen. Nelson

Rep. Dingfelder, Vice-Chair

Rep. Clem

Rep. Nolan

Rep. Garrard

 

Members Excused:

 

Rep. Burley

 

Staff Present:

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Patti O’Rielly, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board – Request to Apply for Federal Grants – Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 3543, Relating to Climate Change – 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 139A

 

 

003

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 8:32 AM

Opens Public Hearing on Application for Federal Grants for the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board

006

Paul Siebert, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Enters Legislative Fiscal Office Federal Grant Analysis for the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board (Exhibit #1)

011

Tom Byler, Director, Watershed Enhancement Board

 

030

Chair Devlin

 

031

Rep. Garrard

 

031

Mr. Byler

 

032

Chair Devlin

 

033

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

036

Mr. Byler

 

039

Chair Devlin

Closes Public Hearing on Federal Grant Requests

Opens Work Session on Federal Grant Requests

041

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

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

043

Chair Devlin

Vote:  6 – 0 – 2

Exc:  Reps. Burley and Nolan

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

046

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session on Federal Grant Requests

Opens Public Hearing on HB 3543, Relating to Climate Change

047

Mr. Siebert

Enters HB 3543, Relating to Climate Change (Exhibit #2)

Enters Legislative Fiscal Office Analysis of HB 3543 (Exhibit #3)

051

Chair Devlin

 

052

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

058

Sen. Avakian

 

065

Vice-Chair Dingfelder

 

073

Chair Devlin

 

080

Craig Smith, Northwest Food Processors Association

Enters written testimony of Craig Smith (Exhibit #4)

113

Chair Devlin

 

114

Sen. Nelson

 

115

Mr. Smith

 

130

Rep. Garrard

 

131

Mr. Smith

 

144

Rep. Garrard

 

144

Mr. Smith

 

148

Rep. Garrard

 

149

Mr. Smith

 

153

Rep. Clem

 

158

Mr. Smith

 

162

Rep. Clem

 

168

Rep. Garrard

 

169

Chair Devlin

 

180

Lisa Adatto, Oregon Business Association

 

276

Rep. Garrard

 

278

Mr. Smith

 

281

Chair Devlin

 

284

Gail Achterman, Oregon State University

 

370

Rep. Clem

 

388

Mr. Siebert

Enters written testimony from City of Portland dated 6/11/07 (Exhibit #5)

Enters Witness Registration Sheet (Exhibit #6)

391

Rep. Clem

 

394

Chair Devlin

 

404

Ms. Achterman

 

428

Rep. Clem

 

TAPE 140A

 

 

001

Rep. Clem

 

002

Ms. Achterman

 

026

Chair Devlin

 

027

Sallie Schullinger-Krause, Oregon Environmental Council

 

080

Rep. Clem

 

085

Ms. Schullinger-Krause

 

094

Rep. Clem

 

095

Ms. Schullinger-Krause

 

106

Rep. Clem

 

109

Ms. Schullinger-Krause

 

114

Rep. Clem

 

119

Ms. Schullinger-Krause

 

127

Chair Devlin

 

128

Rep. Garrard

 

136

Ms. Schullinger-Krause

 

158

Rep. Garrard

 

164

Ms. Schullinger-Krause

 

183

Rep. Garrard

 

184

Chair Devlin

 

186

Rep. Garrard

 

189

John Charles, Cascade Policy Institute

Enters written testimony of John Charles (Exhibit #7)

250

Chair Devlin

 

257

Jeremiah Bowman, Environment Oregon

 

268

Chair Devlin

Closes Public Hearing on HB 3543

Adjourns the hearing at 9:25 AM