SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

April 23, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM  Tapes 50 - 52

 

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 561 – Work Session

                                                SB 342 – Work Session

                                                SB 872 – Work Session

                                                SB 404 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 860 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 431 – 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

50A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:12 p.m.

SB 561 – WORK SESSION

 

007

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

011

Chair Prozanski

 

015

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 561-2 amendments dated 4/18/07.

 

018

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

020

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 561 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

022

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. BEYER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

024

Chair Prozanski

SB 342 – WORK SESSION

 

026

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS B – C)

 

032

Chair Prozanski

 

50A

049

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 342-1 amendments dated 3/20/07.

 

052

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

054

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 342-2 amendments dated 3/21/07.

 

057

Chair Prozanski

 

065

Sen. Monroe

 

074

Braun

 

076

Sen. Avakian

 

078

Chair Prozanski

 

088

Sen. Beyer

 

101

Sen. Gordly

 

131

Chair Prozanski

 

140

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves to WITHDRAW previous motion.

 

143

Chair Prozanski

 

153

Sen. Beyer

 

156

Chair Prozanski

SB 872 – WORK SESSION

 

164

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

170

Chair Prozanski

 

175

Robert Rosenthal

 

194

Sen. Monroe

 

196

Rosenthal

 

201

Chair Prozanski

 

208

Sen. Beyer

 

212

Rosenthal

 

237

Sen. Beyer

 

242

Rosenthal

 

257

Sen. Beyer

 

259

Rosenthal

 

268

Sen. Beyer

 

278

Rosenthal

 

308

Sen. Monroe

 

319

Rosenthal

 

326

Sen. Monroe

 

329

Chair Prozanski

 

331

Sen. Beyer

 

334

Rosenthal

50A

337

Chair Prozanski

 

344

Sen. Avakian

 

349

Rosenthal

 

352

Chair Prozanski

 

356

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 872-3 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

359

Sen. Gordly

 

363

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

366

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 872 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

369

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

371

Chair Prozanski

SB 404 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

389

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

 

401

Chair Prozanski

 

408

Martin Alvey, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

51A

042

Robert Trump, Police Officer

 

056

Chair Prozanski

 

058

Sen. Avakian

 

072

Alvey

 

102

Sen. Avakian

 

112

Alvey

 

126

Chair Prozanski

 

129

Alvey

 

140

Chair Prozanski

 

143

Sen. Avakian

 

149

Alvey

 

151

Chair Prozanski

 

153

Alvey

 

157

Sen. Monroe

 

163

Alvey

 

170

Sen. Monroe

 

173

Chair Prozanski

 

177

Sen. Beyer

 

192

Alvey

 

200

Chair Prozanski

51A

208

Alvey

 

210

Sen. Gordly

 

213

Alvey

 

220

Chair Prozanski

SB 404 – WORK SESSION

 

240

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian Moves to ADOPT SB 404-1 amendments dated 4/6/07.

 

243

Sen. Beyer

 

268

Chair Prozanski

 

282

Sen. Avakian

 

313

Sen. Monroe

 

332

Sen. Beyer

 

343

Sen. Avakian

 

352

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

357

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 404 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

364

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

366

Chair Prozanski

SB 860 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

376

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT F)

 

385

Chair Prozanski

 

413

Ryan Deckert, State Senator, District 14 (EXHIBIT G)

50B

024

Sen. Monroe

 

026

Deckert

 

032

Sean Cruz, Chief of Staff, Sen. Gordly

 

036

Sen. Monroe

 

040

Deckert

 

052

Sen. Monroe

 

055

Sean Cruz, Chief of Staff, Sen. Gordly

 

081

Felisa Hagins

 

096

Chair Prozanski

 

101

Al Elkins, Executive Director, Oregon Tow Truck Association

 

107

Greg Strausbaugh, A Plus Express Towing

 

197

Gary McClellan, Ray’s Towing

 

242

Sen. Monroe

 

254

Strausbaugh

 

277

Chair Prozanski

50B

281

Strausbaugh

 

295

Chair Prozanski

 

313

Elkins

 

316

Chair Prozanski

 

325

Gary Coe, Retriever Towing

 

383

Dina Cops, Cops Garage & Towing

51B

059

Mike Wagner, Santiam Enterprises

 

076

Chair Prozanski

 

078

Coe

 

080

Chair Prozanski

 

086

Jeff Asher, BC Towing

 

100

Ron Duncan, BC Towing

 

113

Asher

 

121

Chair Prozanski

 

123

Sen. Monroe

SB 431 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

131

Anna Braun Committee Administrator (EXHIBTS H – J)

51B

140

Chair Prozanski

 

145

Felisa Hagins (EXHIBIT K)

 

184

Norton Cabell, Legislative Director, Oregon Rental Housing Association

 

259

Sean Cruz, Chief of Staff, Sen. Gordly (EXHIBIT L)

 

307

Sen. Monroe

 

310

Sen. Gordly

 

349

Cruz

 

354

Sen. Gordly

 

357

Braun

 

370

Sen. Beyer

 

375

Cabell

 

383

Sen. Beyer

 

393

Chair Prozanski

 

398

Cabell

52A

009

Chair Prozanski adjourns the meeting at 5:02 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 561, -2 amendment, staff, 36 pp
  2. SB 342, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  3. SB 342, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  4. SB 872, -3 amendment, staff, 4 pp
  5. SB 404, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  6. SB 860, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  7. SB 860, prepared testimony, Ryan Deckert, 1 p
  8. SB 431, -1 amendment, staff, 6 pp
  9. SB 431, -2 amendment, staff 6 pp
  10. SB 431, -3 amendment, staff 7 pp
  11. SB 431, prepared testimony, Felisa Hagins, 1 p
  12. SB 431, prepared testimony, Sean Cruz, 8 pp