Joint Committee on Ways and Means 2007 Session

Public Safety Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 18, 2007

Hearing Room H-170

3:00 p.m.

Tapes: 85, 86A

 

Members Present:

Rep. Shields, Chair

Rep. Barker

Rep. Cameron

Rep. Hanna

Rep. Nathanson

Sen. Westlund, Vice-Chair

Sen. Brown

Sen. Burdick

Sen. Winters

 

Members Excused:

 

Sen. Nelson

 

Staff Present:

Robin LaMonte, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Sue Cook, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

SB 5518 Oregon Judicial Department 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 85A

 

 

003

Chair Shields

Calls the hearing to order at 3:08 pm.

 

 

Opens a Public Hearing on SB 5518 Oregon Judicial Department.

025

Robin LaMonte, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Introduces Memorandum dated March 13, 2007 regarding Judicial Department Trial and Appellate Court Mandated Caseload Adjustment (Exhibit 1).

060

Chair Shields

 

062

Kingsley Click,

 

067

Paul De Muniz, Chief Justice, Oregon State Supreme Court

Introduces Memorandum dated April 18, 2007, regarding Supplemental Information on Judicial Salary (Exhibit 2).

086

Rep. Hanna

 

091

Ms. Click

Introduces Handouts Executive Summary Report of 2006-2007 Joint Committee on Trial Court Judicial Resources (Exhibit 3); Oregon Judicial Department Comparison of New Judgeships (Exhibit 4).

104

James E. Mountain, Jr., Member of the Joint Oregon State bar and Oregon Judicial Department Committee on Oregon Trial Court

 

246

Rep. Hanna

 

261

Mr. Mountain

 

283

Rep. Hanna

 

291

Mr. Mountain

 

330

Rep. Hanna

 

349

Rep. Cameron

 

363

Ms. Click

 

384

Rep. Hanna

 

395

Mr. Mountain

 

412

Ms. Click

 

417

Mr. Mountain

 

TAPE 86A

 

 

000

Mr. Mountain

 

004

Chair Shields

 

012

Mr. Mountain

 

044

Chair Shields

 

048

Ms. Click

 

 

Chair Shields

 

049

Rep. Nathanson

 

098

Ms. Click

 

108

Mr. Mountain

 

122

Sen. Winters

 

141

Chair Shields

 

154

Mr. Mountain

 

160

Ms. LaMonte

 

162

Chair Shields

 

165

Ms. Click

 

183

Daniel R. Murphy, Judge, Linn County Circuits Court and Chair of the Judicial Department Technology Committee

 

247

Chair Shields

 

252

Judge Murphy

 

338

Rep. Nathanson

 

349

Judge Murphy

 

351

Rep. Nathanson

 

369

Chair Shields

 

374

Ms. LaMonte

 

378

Rep. Nathanson

 

 

Chair Shields

 

390

Rep. Hanna

 

407

Sarah Gates. Deputy Chief Administrator

 

447

Rep. Hanna

 

TAPE 85B

 

 

000

Rep. Hanna

Continues his request.

005

Ms. LaMonte

 

008

Judge Murphy

 

018

Val Paulson, Trial Court Administrator, Klamath County Circuit Court

 

111

Chair Shields

 

 

Ms. Paulson

 

125

Chair Shields

 

130

Ms. Paulson

 

150

Chair Shields

Adjourns the hearing at 4:21 pm.

 

 

 

 

Additional Exhibits:

 

Memorandum dated April 18, 2007 regarding Follow up questions from Public

Safety SubCommittee meeting on April 17, 2007 (Exhibit 5).

Written Testimony of Oregon Judicial Department Technology Committee (Exhibit 6).