Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Public Safety Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 9, 2007

Hearing Room H-170

3:00 p.m.

Tapes: 78, 77B

 

Members Present:

Rep. Shields, Chair

Rep. Barker

Rep. Cameron

Rep. Hanna

Rep. Nathanson

Sen. Westlund, Vice-Chair

Sen. Brown

Sen. Burdick

Sen. Nelson

Sen. Winters

 

Members Excused:

 

 

 

Staff Present:

Doug Wilson, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Sue Cook, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 5533 Oregon State Police – 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 78A

 

 

003

Chair Shields

Calls the hearing to order at 3:05 pm.

 

 

Opens Public Testimony on HB 5533 Oregon State Police.

 

 

Witness Registration Sheet (Exhibit 1).

020

Jeff Leighty, Oregon State Trooper

Presents oral testimony.

072

Rep. Hanna

 

 

Officer Leighty

 

080

Rep. Hanna

 

082

Officer Leighty

 

087

Ralph Groener, AFSCME

Presents oral testimony.

115

Ken Armstrong, Oregon Fire Chiefs

Presents oral testimony.

153

Chair Shields

 

155

Captain John McDowell, Springfield Fire and Life Safety

Presents oral and written testimony (Exhibit 2).

200

Gary Seidel, Fire Chief of Hillsboro

Presents oral testimony.

278

Sen. Nelson

 

280

Chief Seidel

 

299

Captain McDowell

 

309

Sen. Nelson

 

318

Doug Wilson, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

326

Sen. Nelson

 

 

Chair Shields

 

 

Sen. Nelson

 

340

Captain McDowell

 

345

Chair Shields

 

350

Captain McDowell

 

356

Rep. Nathanson

 

365

Captain McDowell

 

377

Rep. Nathanson

 

419

Chief Seidel

 

434

Captain McDowell

 

TAPE 77B

 

 

000

Captain McDowell

Continues answering Rep. Nathanson’s question.

010

Chief Seidel

 

015

Chair Shields

 

016

Sen. Brown

 

020

Captain McDowell

 

026

Chief Seidel

 

036

Chair Shields

 

045

George Crosiar, Office of the State Fire Marshall

Presents oral and written testimony (Exhibit 3).

100

Sen. Winters

 

101

Mr. Crosair

 

106

Sen. Winters

 

110

Sen. Westlund

 

118

Mr. Crosair

 

124

Genda Ingram, Oregon Fire Directors Association.

Presents oral testimony.

175

Rick Bennett , AARP

Presents oral testimony.

194

Lana Butterfield, MW Propane Gas Association

Presents oral testimony.

207

Kelly Bach, President, Oregon State Fire Fighters Council

Presents oral testimony.

225

Chair Shields

Closes Public Testimony on SB 5533 Oregon State Police.

 

 

Opens Public Hearing on SB 5533 Oregon State Police.

228

Doug Wilson, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

245

Captain Walt Markee. Division Head, Fish and Wildlife Division

Begins overview presentation referencing Exhibit 3 form March 28, 2007.

298

Rep. Hanna

 

302

Captain Markee

 

305

Rep. Hanna

 

310

Captain Markee

 

TAPE 78B

 

 

000

Captain Markee

Continues his overview on Fish and Wildlife.

024

Sen. Winters

 

029

Captain Markee

 

031

Sen. Winters

 

033

Captain Markee

 

035

Sen. Winters

 

039

Captain Markee

 

042

Sen. Winters

 

045

Captain Markee

 

049

Sen. Winters

 

052

Captain Markee

 

053

Chair Shields

 

057

Sen. Brown

 

068

Captain Markee

 

077

Sen. Brown

 

085

Rep. Barker

 

095

Captain Markee

 

096

Rep. Hanna

 

103

Captain Markee

 

121

Rep. Cameron

 

127

Captain Markee

 

136

Sen. Winters

 

140

Captain Markee

 

145

Sen. Winters

 

146

Rep. Nathanson

 

156

Captain Markee

 

158

Chair Shields

Adjourns the hearing at 4:18 pm.