SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

April 18, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM Tapes  48 - 49

 

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 616 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 688 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 1035 – 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

48A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:10 p.m.

SB 616 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS A – B)

 

012

Chair Prozanski

 

018

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

 

079

Chair Prozanski

 

081

Sen. Monroe

 

083

Gardner

 

088

Chair Prozanski

 

102

Lori Domarchuk, Physical Therapist (EXHIBIT D)

 

141

Chair Prozanski

 

144

John Sandifer, Executive Director, AFTRA

 

201

Jan Womack, Salem OR (EXHIBIT E)

 

233

Chair Prozanski

 

246

Jim Craven, Lobbyist, American Electronics Association

 

268

Bill Campbell, Attorney, Ater & Wynne LLP

 

394

Jack Munro, Attorney, American Insurance Association

49A

032

Chair Prozanski

 

081

Chair Prozanski

49A

088

Lana Butterfield, Lobbyist, Oregon Professional Insurance Agents

 

093

Ron Manza, Oregon Government Relations Chair, Professional Insurance Agents of Oregon/Idaho (EXHIBIT F)

 

111

Randy Sutton, Attorney, Professional Insurance Agents of Oregon/Idaho

 

171

Chair Prozanski

 

179

Rick Kingsley, Kingsley Insurance Inc.

 

183

Nick Fish, Attorney, Meyer & Wyse LLP

 

300

Chair Prozanski

 

302

Sen. Gordly

 

307

Chair Prozanski

SB 688 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

323

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT G)

 

319

Charles Williamson, Attorney, Radio Cab Company (EXHIBIT H)

 

374

Chair Prozanski

 

378

Sen. Beyer

 

385

Williamson

 

392

Sen. Beyer

 

407

Chair Prozanski

 

412

Williamson

48B

002

Chair Prozanski

 

008

Chris Davie, Vice-President, SAIF Corporation (EXHIIBIT I)

 

053

Sen. Beyer

 

062

Jerry Managhan, Deputy Director, Workers’ Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services

 

082

Sen. Beyer

 

084

Managhan

 

089

Chair Prozanski

 

093

Sen. Beyer

SB 688 – WORK SESSION

 

096

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 688-1 amendments dated 3/16/07.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

099

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 688 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

48B

126

Vice-Chair Beyer

SB 1035 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

138

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

142

Sen. Gordly (EXHIBIT J)

 

175

Chair Prozanski

 

177

Gary Namie, Director, Workplace Bullying Institute (EXHIBIT K)H

 

363

Kal Robertson, Oregon Healthy Workforce Group, Portland OR

49B

008

Sen. Gordly

 

011

Robertson

 

124

Carol Padden, Oregon Healthy Workforce Group, Portland OR (EXHIBIT L)

 

182

Sen. Gordly

 

188

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

196

Bret Cody, Portland OR (EXHIBIT M)

 

208

Debra Harris, Portland OR

 

261

Denyse Peterson

 

299

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

304

Sen. Gordly

 

325

Lisa Trussell

 

352

Sen. Avakian

 

362

Michelle Suffian

 

384

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

389

Sen. Gordly

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

 

 

SB 616, prepared testimony, Norman Malbin, 1 p (EXHIBIT N)

SB 616, prepared testimony, Robert Shannon, 1 p (EXHIBIT O)

SB 616, prepared testimony, John Sweet, 2 pp (EXHIBIT P)

SB 688, prepared testimony, Kelsey Wilson, 1 p (EXHIBIT Q)

 

412

Vice-Chair Beyer adjourns the meeting at 5:04 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 616, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 616, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  3. SB 616, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 4 pp
  4. SB 616, prepared testimony, Lori Domarchuk, 3 pp
  5. SB 616, prepared testimony of Bruce Womack, Jan Womack, 1 p
  6. SB 616, prepared testimony, Ron Manza, 5 pp
  7. SB 688, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  8. SB 688, prepared testimony, Charles Williamson, 5 pp
  9. SB 688, prepared testimony, Chris Davie, 2 pp
  10. SB 1035, prepared testimony, Avel Gordly, 3 pp
  11. SB 1035, prepared testimony, Gary Namie, 6 pp
  12. SB 1035, prepared testimony, Carol Padden, 3 pp
  13. SB 1035, prepared testimony, Bret Cody, 22 pp
  14. SB 616, prepared testimony, Norman Malbin, 1 p
  15. SB 616, prepared testimony, Robert Shannon, 1 p
  16. SB 616, prepared testimony, John Sweet, 3 pp
  17. SB 688, prepared testimony, Kelsey Wilson, 1 p