Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Natural Resources Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

June 20, 2007

Hearing Room H-174

8:30 a.m.

Tapes: 146B

 

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:

Steve Bender, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Susie Jordan, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Paul Siebert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

SB 235, Relating to Air Quality Work Session

HB 2067, Relating to Fire Protection of Forests Work Session

HB 2115, Relating to Forest Products Harvest Taxation 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 146B

 

 

003

Chair Devlin

Calls the hearing to order at 8:40 AM

005

Chair Devlin

Opens Work Session on SB 235 Relating to Air Quality

009

Paul Seibert, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Presents SB 235 -A10 (Exhibit #1)

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office analysis of SB 235 (Exhibit #2)

Presents Senate Bill 235 (Exhibit #3)

029

Rep. Dingfelder

Moves to adopt SB 235-10 amendments

031

Chair Devlin

 

032

Sen. Avakian

 

034

Chair Devlin

 

 

 

Vote: 7 0 1

Exc: Rep. Nolan

035

Chair Devlin

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

037

Rep. Dingfelder

Moves SB 235, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation

039

Chair Devlin

 

041

Sen. Avakian

 

073

Sen. Nelson

 

085

Rep. Dingfelder

 

101

Chair Devlin

 

 

 

Vote: 7 0 1

Exc: Rep. Nolan

110

Chair Devlin

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED

114

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session on SB 235

117

Chair Devlin

Opens Work Session on HB 2115 Relating to Forest Products Harvest Taxation

126

Steve Bender, Legislative Fiscal Office

Presents House Bill 2115 (Exhibit #4)

Presents memo from Michael Carrier (Exhibit #5)

174

Rep. Burley

 

193

Susie Jordan

Presents Legislative Fiscal Office analysis of HB 2115 (Exhibit #6)

Presents memo from Clark Seely (Exhibit #7)

210

Rep. Dingfelder

Moves to adopt HB 2115 -2 amendments

212

Chair Devlin

 

213

Rep. Burley

 

216

Chair Devlin

 

219

Ray Wilkinson

 

226

Chair Devlin

 

228

Rep. Burley

 

235

Rep. Garrard

 

239

Rep. Dingfelder

 

244

Chair Devlin

 

 

 

Vote: 6 2 0

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

No: Reps. Burley and Garrard

259

Chair Devlin

Declares the motion CARRIED

261

Rep. Dingfelder

Moves HB 2115, as Amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

263

Chair Devlin

 

 

 

Vote: 6 2 0

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

No: Reps. Burley and Garrard

270

Chair Devlin

Declares the motion CARRIED.

278

Chair Devlin

Closes Work Session on HB 2115

279

Chair Devlin

Opens Work Session on HB 2067 Relating to Fire Protection of Forests

280

Ms. Jordan

Presents House Bill 2067 (Exhibit #8)

Presents Staff Measure Summary on HB 2067 (Exhibit #9)

310

Rep. Dingfelder

Moves HB 2067 to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation

313

Rep. Clem

 

323

Ms. Jordan

 

336

Rep. Clem

 

353

Rep. Burley

 

384

Chair Devlin

 

 

 

Vote: 6 2 0

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

No: Reps Burley and Garrard

395

Chair Devlin

Declares the motion CARRIED

396

Chair Devlin

Adjourns the meeting at 9:10 AM

 

Additional Exhibit:

 

Written testimony of Ivan Maluski, on SB 235 (Exhibit #10)