Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Public Safety Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

February 8, 2007

Hearing Room H-170

3:00 p.m.

Tapes: 27, 28

 

Members Present:

Rep. Shields, Chair

Rep. Barker

Rep. Cameron

Rep. Nathanson

Sen. Westlund, Vice-Chair

Sen. Brown

Sen. Nelson

 

 

Members Excused:

Rep. Hanna

Sen. Burdick

Sen. Winters

 

Staff Present:

Doug Wilson, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Sue Cook, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

SB 5531 Board of Parole & Post Prison Supervision, Work Session

SB 5520 Department of Justice, Public Hearing, Public Testimony

 

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 27A

 

 

 

 

Memorandum from the Oregon Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision (Exhibit 1).

003

Chair Shields

Calls the hearing to order at 3:05 pm.

 

 

Opens Public Hearing on SB 5502 Department of Justice.

015

Doug Wilson, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

020

Cynthia Stinson. Crime Victims Assistance Section, Department of Justice

Continues testimony on Crime Victims Assistance Program referencing Exhibit 1, January 29, 2007.

275

Chair Shields

 

 

Sen. Brown

 

280

Ms. Stinson

 

 

Sen. Brown

 

289

Ms. Stinson

 

305

Chair Shields

 

 

Sen. Brown

 

315

Ms. Stinson

 

360

Rep. Nathanson

 

375

Ms. Stinson

 

395

Rep. Nathanson

 

405

Ms Stinson

 

420

Chair Shields

 

TAPE 28A

 

 

000

Chair Shields

Opens Work Session on SB 5531 Board of Parole & Post Prison Supervision.

015

Mr. Wilson

Presents Memorandum on SB 5531 Board of Parole and Post –Prison Supervision (Exhibit 2).

040

Chair Shields

 

041

Mr. Wilson

 

 

Chair Shields

 

075

Sen. Brown

Moves the Legislative Fiscal Office recommendation to SB 5531 Board of Parole and Post Prison Supervision  to the Full Committee with a Do Pass.

 

 

Vote:  7-0-3

Exc.: Sen. Burdick, Sen. Winters, Rep. Hanna

088

Chair Shields

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

Chair Shields

Opens Public Testimony on SB 5520Department of Justice

115

Chris Brown, Sheriff, Douglas County

Presents oral testimony.

215

Brad Berry, District Attorney, Yamhill County

Presents oral testimony.

400

Debra Bridges, Director, Yamhill County Crime Victims Assistance Division

Presents oral and written testimony (Exhibit 3).

TAPE 27B

 

 

000

Ms. Bridges

Continues testimony.

025

Gretchen Bennett,, Chairman, Liberty House

Presents oral and written testimony (Exhibit 4).

075

Rachel Cunliffe Hardesty, PhD

Presents oral and written testimony (Exhibit 5).

 

 

Testimony from the Dennis C. Merrill, United States Marshall, (Exhibit 6).

175

Chair Shields

 

182

Jayne Downing, Director, Mid Valley Women’s Crisis Service

Presents oral testimony.

 

Sara Beth Labberton, Mid Valley Women’s Crisis Service

Presents oral and written testimony (Exhibit 7).

245

Sen. Westlund

 

260

George Okulitch, CIU 503

Presents oral testimony.

290

Keary DeBeck

Presents oral testimony.

315

Chris Groener

Presents oral testimony.

 

Sen. Whitsett

 

345

Sybil Hepp,

Presents oral testimony references Exhibit 7.

TAPE 28B

 

 

000

Ms. Hepp

Continues her testimony.

 

Sen. Brown

 

007

Ms. Hepp

 

010

Sen. Brown

 

 

Chair Shields

 

020

Rep. Barker

 

021

Chair Shields

 

025

Sen. Brown

 

027

Hardy Meyers, Attorney General, State of Oregon

Presents oral and written testimony from Department of Human Services (Exhibit 8).

 

 

Witness Registration sign up Sheet (Exhibit 9).

030

Chair Shields

Adjourns the hearing at 4:36 pm.