Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Public Safety Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

June 19, 2007

Hearing Room H-170

3:00 p.m.

Tapes: 114B, 115B

 

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

Robin LaMonte, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Sue Cook, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 2331 Relating to courts – Work Session

SB 456 A Relating to salaries of elected officials – Work Session

HB 3054 Relating to legal impediments to employment – Work Session

HB 2843 A Creates crime of furnishing sexually explicit materials to child             – Work Session

SB 578 Relating to trafficking in persons – 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 114B

 

 

004

Chair Shields

Calls the hearing to order at 3:12 pm.

010

 

Opens Work Session on SB 456 Relating to salaries of elected officials.

011

Robin LaMonte, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office.

Introduces Memorandum dated June 19, 2007 regarding SB 456 (Exhibit 1).

012

Sen. Westlund

Move –5 amendment to SB 456 be adopted.

018

Rep. Cameron

 

023

Ms. LaMonte

 

260

Chair Shields

 

029

Rep. Hanna

 

033

Sen. Brown

 

041

Ms. LaMonte

 

045

Chair Shields

 

047

Ms. LaMonte

 

051

Chair Shields

 

 

 

Vote:    9-0-1

Exc.:    Representative Nathanson

054

Chair Shields

Hearing no objections, declares the motion CARRIED.

055

Sen. Westlund

Move SB 456 as amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

 

 

Vote:    9-0-1

Exc.:    Representative Nathanson

058

Chair Shields

Hearing no objections, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

Closes Work Session on 456 Relating to salaries of elected officials.

 

 

Opens Work Session on HB 2331 Increase legal aid filing fees for certain court filings.

070?

Ms. LaMonte

Discusses Memorandum dated June 19 regarding HB 2331 – A8 (Exhibit 2).

122

Chair Shields

 

127

Sen. Brown

Moves to adopt the -8 Amendment to HB 2331.

134

Ms. LaMonte

 

140

Sen. Burdick

 

147

Ms. LaMonte

 

149

Chair Shields

 

151

Ms. LaMonte

 

154

Chair Shields

 

157

Rep. Hanna

 

164

Ms. LaMonte

 

168

Kingsley Click, Court Administrator

 

174

Ms. LaMonte

 

177

Rep. Hanna

 

181

Ms. Click

 

186

Sarah Gates, Deputy Court Administrator

 

193

Rep. Hanna

 

196

Ms. Gates

 

 

 

Vote:    8-1-1

Aye:     Representative Cameron, Barker. Shields

            Senators Brown, Burdick Nelson, Winters, Westlund

Nay:     Representative Hanna

Exc.:    Representative Nathanson

208

Chair Shields

Declares the motion CARRIED.

210

Chair Shields

Recesses the committee.

Opens the Work Session on HB 2331 Increase legal aid filing fees for certain court filings.

212

Sen. Westlund

Move HB 2331 as Amended to the Full Committee with Do Pass recommendation.

218

Sen. Brown

 

227

Rep. Hanna

 

238

Sen. Burdick

 

 

 

Vote:    8-1-1

Aye:     Representative Cameron, Barker. Shields

            Senators Brown, Burdick Nelson, Winters, Westlund

Nay:     Representative Hanna

Exc.:    Representative Nathanson

252

Chair Shields

Declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

Closes Work Session on HB  2331 Increases legal aid filing fees for certain court.

 

 

Opens Work Session on HB 3054 Project Clean Slate.

265

Dallas Weyand, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Introduces Staff Measure Summary (Exhibit 3) and Proposed amendment -3 (Exhibit 4).

296

Chair Shields

 

314

Sen. Winters

 

325

Chair Shields

 

334

Sen. Burdick

 

340

Rep. Hanna

 

350

Chair Shields

 

360

Rep. Hanna

 

364

Chair Shields

 

367

Sen. Winters

 

370

Mr. Weyand

 

380

Sen. Winters

 

398

Chair Shields

 

417

Rep. Cameron

 

Tape 115 B

 

 

003

Rep. Cameron

Continues his comment.

006

Rep. Hanna

 

012

Chair Shields

 

015

Rep. Hanna

 

020

Rep. Cameron

 

024

Rep. Hanna

 

033

Roy Jay, Operation Clean Slate

Presents invited oral testimony.

061

Chair Shields

 

063

Mr. Jay

 

069

Chair Shields

 

070

Rep. Hanna

 

074

Mr. Jay

 

076

Rep. Cameron

 

078

Rep. Hanna

 

080

Mr. Jay

 

056

Chair Shields

 

090

Mr. Jay

 

094

Sen. Winters

 

110

Rep. Barker

 

111

Mr. Jay

 

125

Rep. Barker

 

135

Rep. Hanna

 

137

Mr. Weyand

 

142

Rep. Hanna

 

146

Mr. Weyand

 

151

Sen. Westlund

Move -3 Amendments to HB 3054 be adopted.

154

Rep. Hanna

 

 

 

Vote:    8-1-1

Aye:     Representative Cameron, Barker. Shields

            Senators Brown, Burdick Nelson, Winters, Westlund

Nay:     Representative Hanna

Exc.:    Representative Nathanson

163

Chair Shields

Declares the motion CARRIED.

164

Sen. Westlund

Move HB 3054, as amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

168

Rep. Cameron

 

172

Mr. Weyand

 

174

Chair Shields

 

176

Mr. Weyand

 

 

 

Vote:    8-1-1

Aye”     Representative Cameron, Barker. Shields

            Senators Brown, Burdick Nelson, Winters, Westlund

Nay:     Representative Hanna

Exc.:    Representative Nathanson

178

Chair Shields

Declares the motion CARRIED.

191

Chair Shields

Closes Work Session on HB 3054 Project Clean Slate.

 

 

Opens Work Session on SB  578 Creates crime of subjecting another to involuntary servitude in first degree.

214

Chair Shields

Recesses Committee

217

Chair Shields

Reopens Work Session on SB  578 Creates crime of subjecting another to involuntary servitude in first degree.

219

Tim Walker, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Introduces Fiscal Analysis of Proposed Legislation (Exhibit 5) and Proposed –A4 Amendment (Exhibit 6).

240

Mr. Walker

 

242

Sen. Westlund

Move -4 Amendment for SB 578 be adopted.

 

 

Vote : 7-0-3

Exc.:    Senators Brown and Burdick  

            Representative Nathanson

 

Chair Shields

Hearing no objections, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

Move SB 572, as amended, to the Full Committee with a Do Pass recommendation.

251

Rep. Cameron

 

256

Mr. Walker

Vote : 7-0-3

Exc.:    Senators Brown and Burdick  

            Representative Nathanson

 

 

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

261

Chair Shields

Adjourns the hearing at 4:48 pm.

 

Additional Exhibits:

SB 578 A Engrossed (Exhibit 7).

HB 3054 (Exhibit 8).

SB 456 A Engrossed (Exhibit 9).