SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

March 12, 2007   Hearing Room B

3:00 PM Tapes  28 - 29

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Floyd Prozanski, Chair

Sen. Roger Beyer, Vice-Chair

Sen. Brad Avakian

Sen. Avel Gordly

Sen. Rod Monroe

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

Brian Egger, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:                                                                                                                                                         SB 368 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 556 – Public Hearing

 

This tape log is in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  For complete contents, please refer to the cassette tapes.

 

TAPE #

AND SIDE

COUNTER

NUMBER

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

28A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:04 p.m.

SB 368 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

008

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

011

Chair Prozanski

 

015

Kurt Schrader, State Senator, District 20

 

055

Chair Prozanski

 

068

Brian Clem, State Representative, District 21

 

099

Chair Prozanski

 

102

Don Schellenberg, Chair, Oregon Farm Bureau (EXHIBIT A)

 

160

Dr. Philip Martin, Professor, University of California-Davis (EXHIBIT B)

 

318

Chair Prozanski

 

327

Sen. Avakian

 

341

Schellenberg

 

374

Sen. Beyer

 

382

Martin

 

429

Chair Prozanski

29A

002

Schellenberg

 

010

Chair Prozanski

 

012

Schellenberg

 

019

Chair Prozanski

29A

022

Martin

 

028

Chair Prozanski

 

033

Martin

 

066

Sen. Gordly

 

078

Martin

 

099

Sen. Gordly

 

101

Martin

 

103

Sen. Gordly

 

105

Martin

 

109

Sen. Gordly

 

111

Martin

 

133

Chair Prozanski

 

140

Duke Shepard, Political Director, Oregon AFL-CIO (EXHIBIT C)

 

188

Steven Witte, Pacific Northwest Director, United Farm Workers of America (EXHIBIT D)

 

233

Chair Prozanski

 

251

Michael Dale, Executive Director, Northwest Workers’ Justice Project (EXHIBIT E)

28B

005

Ramon Ramirez, President, Northwest Treeplanters and Farmworkers United (EXHIBIT F)

 

069

Jody Wiser, Tax Fairness Oregon (EXHIBIT G)

 

128

Chair Prozanski

 

136

Mike Townsend, Owner, Townsend Farms

 

198

Chair Prozanski

SB 556 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

219

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

226

Chair Prozanski

 

229

Layne Barlow, Authorized Representative, Russian American Builders’ Association (EXHIBIT H)

 

269

Bill Gostevskyh, Member, Russian American Builders’ Association

 

292

Michael Wood, Administrator, Oregon OSHA, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT I)

 

304

Chair Prozanski

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

SB 368, prepared testimony, Arthur Towers, 1 p (EXHIBIT J)

SB 368, prepared testimony, Joe Schaeffer, 1 p (EXHIBIT K)

 

306

Chair Prozanski adjourns the meeting at 4:29 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 368, prepared testimony, Don Schellenberg, 54 pp
  2. SB 368, prepared testimony, Philip Martin, 4 pp
  3. SB 368, prepared testimony, Duke Shepard, 1 p
  4. SB 368, prepared testimony, Steven Witte, 1 p
  5. SB 368, prepared testimony, Michael Dale, 2 pp
  6. SB 368, prepared testimony, Ramon Ramirez, 5 pp
  7. SB 368, prepared testimony, Jody Wiser, 1 p
  8. SB 556, prepared testimony, Layne Barlow, 2 pp
  9. SB 556, prepared testimony, Michael Wood, 3 pp
  10. SB 368, prepared testimony, Arthur Towers, 1 p
  11. SB 368, prepared testimony, Joe Schaeffer, 1 p