SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

April 16, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM Tapes  46 - 47

 

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 835 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 253 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 917 – 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

46A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:08 p.m.

SB 835 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

014

Vicki Walker, State Senator, District 7

 

036

Cammy Wilberger, Lane Co.

 

074

Walker

 

085

Sen. Avakian

 

097

Sen. Gordly

 

104

Chair Prozanski

 

111

Wilberger

 

113

Greg Wilberger, Lane Co.

 

115

Chair Prozanski

 

127

John Shilts, Administrator, Workers’ Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT A)

 

156

Chair Prozanski

 

163

Shilts

 

178

Chair Prozanski

 

180

Shilts

 

181

Chair Prozanski

 

186

Shilts

46A

191

Chair Prozanski

 

193

Sen. Beyer

 

196

Shilts

 

201

Chair Prozanski

 

205

Bill Kluting, Legislative Representative, Western Council of Industrial Workers

 

224

Chair Prozanski

SB 835 – WORK SESSION

 

227

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 835 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

230

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. WALKER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

236

Chair Prozanski

SB 253 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

241

Christopher Moore, Representative, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association (EXHIBIT B)

 

253

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT C)

 

261

Moore

 

329

Chair Prozanski

 

331

Sen. Beyer

 

336

Moore

 

360

Sen. Beyer

 

369

Moore

 

393

Sen. Beyer

 

397

Moore

 

407

Chair Prozanski

SB 253 – WORK SESSION

 

420

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 253-2 amendments dated 4/6/07.

 

422

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Avakian

 

 

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

 

424

Sen. Beyer

 

428

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 253 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

435

Sen. Beyer

47A

009

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. Avakian

 

 

47A

 

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

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 917 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

013

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

020

Chair Prozanski

 

025

Ed Johnston, Lincoln Co. (EXHIBIT E)

 

125

Chair Prozanski

 

130

Johnston

 

170

Chair Prozanski

 

178

Johnston

 

183

Chair Prozanski adjourns the meeting at 3:51 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 835, prepared testimony, John Shilts, 2 pp
  2. SB 253, prepared testimony, Christopher Moore, 3 pp
  3. SB 253, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  4. SB 917, -1 amendment, staff, 5 pp
  5. SB 917, prepared testimony, Ed Johnston, 45 pp