SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

April 04, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM Tapes 40 - 41

 

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 484 Public Hearing

SB 559 Work Session

SB 946 Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 872 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

40A

002

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:20 PM

SB 484 PUBLIC HEARING

 

008

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

011

Chair Prozanski

 

027

Dean Schlecht, Eugene OR (EXHIBIT A)

 

138

William Brandt, Attorney, Salem OR

 

206

Chair Prozanski

 

218

Patrick Wade, Representative, Oregon State Bar Debtor-Creditor Section (EXHIBIT B)

 

256

Jim Gardner, Lobbyist, Microsoft Corp.

 

327

Harlan Levy, Lobbyist, Oregon Association of Realtors

 

345

Chair Prozanski

 

352

Wade

 

359

Chair Prozanski

 

365

Gardner

 

367

Levy

 

371

Sen. Monroe

 

377

Chair Prozanski

 

386

Darrell Fuller, Lobbyist, Oregon Independent Auto Dealers Association

40A

423

Julie Brandis, Lobbyist, Associated Oregon Industries

41A

015

Bill Cross, Lobbyist, Building Owners and Managers Association (EXHIBIT C)

 

033

Sen. Monroe

 

038

Fuller

 

041

Brandis

 

044

Cross

 

046

Chair Prozanski

 

053

Fuller

 

067

Chair Prozanski

 

071

Brandis

 

073

Chair Prozanski

SB 559 WORK SESSION

 

081

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

094

Chair Prozanski

 

097

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 559-2 amendments dated 3/26/07.

 

099

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Prozanski, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

100

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves SB 559 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

103

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Prozanski, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BEYER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

105

Chair Prozanski

SB 946 PUBLIC HEARING

 

119

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

125

Sybil Hebb, Oregon Law Center (EXHIBIT E)

 

196

Dan Gardner, Commissioner, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT F)

 

243

Tony Ryan, Executive Director, Central Oregon Battering and Rape Alliance (EXHIBIT G)

 

272

Chair Prozanski

 

274

Sen. Beyer

 

280

Gardner

 

284

Sen. Beyer

 

288

Gardner

 

292

Sen. Beyer

 

296

Gardner

41A

299

Sen. Beyer

 

305

Gardner

 

311

Sen. Beyer

 

319

Ryan

 

333

Sen. Beyer

 

344

Chair Prozanski

 

346

Sen. Gordly

 

379

Sen. Monroe

 

389

Gardner

 

397

Sen. Avakian

40B

002

Gardner

 

020

Sen. Beyer

 

025

Gardner

 

027

Chair Prozanski

 

030

Kate Brown, State Senator, District 21

 

059

Laurie Monnes-Anderson, State Senator, District 25

 

099

Chair Prozanski

 

101

Sen. Beyer

 

104

Brown

 

116

Sen. Beyer

 

123

Brown

 

133

Chair Prozanski

 

159

Mel Kohn, MD, MPH, State Epidemiologist (EXHIBIT H)

 

169

Jill Raichel,

 

198

Sen. Gordly

 

201

Rob Quesnel, State Director, American Family Insurance (EXHIBIT I)

 

226

Chair Prozanski

SB 946 WORK SESSION

 

249

Sen. Beyer

 

257

MOTION: Sen. Gordly moves SB 946 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

264

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Prozanski, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BROWN AND SEN. MONNES-ANDERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

267

Chair Prozanski

SB 872 PUBLIC HEARING

 

273

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

280

Chair Prozanski

40B

285

Kate Brown, State Senator, District 25

 

304

Robert Rosenthal, Attorney, Washington Co.

 

333

Steve Reed, Circuit Court Judge, Columbia Co.

 

345

Gary Zimmer, Attorney, Portland OR (EXHIBIT J)

 

383

Chair Prozanski

 

390

James Richardson, Attorney

 

415

Lisa Moultrie, Attorney

41B

011

Richardson

 

016

Chair Prozanski

 

023

Sen. Beyer

 

024

Steve Delaney, Director, Oregon PERS

 

027

Sen. Beyer

 

029

Delaney

 

036

Sen. Beyer

 

037

Delaney

 

047

Sen. Beyer

 

053

Delaney

 

062

Sen. Monroe

 

065

Delaney

 

076

Sen. Monroe

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

 

 

SB 946, prepared testimony, Marcia Kelly (EXHIBIT K)

 

085

Chair Prozanski adjourns the meeting at 4:51 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 484, prepared testimony, Dean Schlecht, 38 pp
  2. SB 484, prepared testimony, Patrick Wade, 1 p
  3. SB 484, prepared testimony, Bill Cross, 1 p
  4. SB 559, -2 amendment, staff, 3 pp
  5. SB 946, prepared testimony, Sybil Hebb, 10 pp
  6. SB 946, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  7. SB 946, prepared testimony, Toni Ryan, 2 pp
  8. SB 946, prepared testimony, Mel Kohn, 2pp
  9. SB 946, prepared testimony, Rob Quesnel, 3 pp
  10. SB 872, prepared testimony, Gary Zimmer, 2 pp
  11. SB 946, prepared testimony, Marcia Kelly, 1 p