SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

April 30, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM  Tapes 55 - 56

 

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 506 – Work Session

                                                SB 788 – Work Session

                                                SB 342 – Work Session

                                                SB 248 – Work Session

                                                SB 484 – Work Session

                                                SB 119 – Work Session

                                                SB 780 – Work Session

                                                SB 684 – Work Session

                                                SB 523 – Work Session

                                                SB 628 – Work Session

                                                SB 431 – Work Session

                                                SB 560 – Work Session

                                                SB 730 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 314 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 1035 – Work Session

                                               

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

55A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:13 p.m.

SB 506 – WORK SESSION

 

017

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A – B)

 

023

Chair Prozanski

 

027

Sen. Avakian

 

033

Chair Prozanski

 

035

Sen. Beyer

 

038

John Shilts, Administrator, Workers’ Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services

 

046

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 506-2 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

048

VOTE:  5-0-0

55A

 

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

 

049

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 506 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

052

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

054

Chair Prozanski

SB 788 – WORK SESSION

 

056

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT C)

 

064

Chair Prozanski

 

066

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT SB 788-2 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

068

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

 

071

Sen. Monroe

MOTION:  Moves SB 788 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

074

Sen. Beyer

 

084

Sen. Avakian

 

090

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

092

Chair Prozanski

SB 342 – WORK SESSION

 

094

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

101

Chair Prozanski

 

106

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 342-3 amendments dated 4/27/07.

 

109

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

342

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 342 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

113

Sen. Monroe

 

126

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. MONNES ANDERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

129

Chair Prozanski

SB 248 – WORK SESSION

 

134

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

55A

154

Chair Prozanski

 

156

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 248-2 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

158

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

160

Sen. Avakian

 

171

Sen. Gordly

 

173

Chair Prozanski

 

178

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 248 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

181

Sen. Gordly

 

187

Sen. Beyer

 

193

Braun

 

195

Sen. Beyer

 

197

Chair Prozanski

 

221

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. GORDLY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

224

Chair Prozanski

SB 484 – WORK SESSION

 

233

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT F – G)

 

261

Chair Prozanski

 

275

Sen. Monroe

 

282

Chair Prozanski

 

284

Sen. Gordly

 

289

Chair Prozanski

 

305

Sen. Avakian

 

323

Sen. Beyer

 

342

Sen. Avakian

 

351

Chair Prozanski

 

368

Sen. Avakian

 

376

Sen. Monroe

 

378

Sen. Gordly

 

387

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 484-2 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

391

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

55A

395

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 484 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

400

Sen. Beyer

56A

002

Chair Prozanski

 

004

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

006

Chair Prozanski

SB 119 – WORK SESSION

 

009

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT H)

 

012

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 119-2 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

016

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

018

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 119 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

020

Sen. Beyer

 

025

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

027

Chair Prozanski

SB 780 – WORK SESSION

 

032

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT I)

 

045

Chair Prozanski

 

047

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT SB 780-2 amendments dated 4/19/07.

 

049

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

051

Braun

 

055

Chair Prozanski

 

060

Sen. Monroe

 

070

Sen. Beyer

 

079

Sen. Avakian

 

085

Chair Prozanski

 

088

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves SB 780 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

 

090

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

56A

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. MONROE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

093

Chair Prozanski

SB 684 – WORK SESSION

 

096

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT J)

 

109

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 684-5 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

112

Sen. Beyer

 

124

Chair Prozanski

 

128

Braun

 

130

Sen. Gordly

 

134

Chair Prozanski

 

146

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Avakian, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               2 - Beyer, Gordly

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

 

149

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 684 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

159

Sen. Beyer

 

161

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Avakian, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               2 - Beyer, Gordly

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. METSGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

162

Chair Prozanski

SB 523 – WORK SESSION

 

164

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT K)

 

175

Chair Prozanski

 

188

Chair Prozanski recesses the meeting at 3:55 p.m.

 

190

Chair Prozanski reconvenes the meeting at 3:57 p.m.

 

193

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 523-1 amendments dated 4/24/07.

 

195

Sen. Beyer

 

199

Braun

 

202

Chair Prozanski

 

223

Sen. Beyer

 

235

Chair Prozanski

 

247

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

253

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 523 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

257

Sen. Beyer

 

 

56A

260

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. MONROE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

262

Chair Prozanski

SB 628 – WORK SESSION

 

265

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT L)

 

272

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 628-2 amendments dated 4/2/07.

 

274

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

276

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 628 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

280

Sen. Gordly

 

294

Sen. Beyer

 

309

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. WALKER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

312

Chair Prozanski

SB 431 – WORK SESSION

 

324

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT M)

 

334

Chair Prozanski

 

336

Sen. Monroe

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 431-4 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

339

Sen. Gordly

 

346

Sen. Beyer

 

355

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

357

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 431 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

361

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. GORDLY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

386

Sen. Gordly

 

416

Chair Prozanski

 

424

Sen. Monroe

 

446

Chair Prozanski

SB 560 – WORK SESSION

55B

005

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT N)

 

011

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves SB 560 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Rules.

 

016

Sen. Avakian

55B

020

Chair Prozanski

 

025

Sen. Beyer

 

028

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

 

030

Chair Prozanski

SB 730 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

035

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

040

Jason Atkinson, State Senator, District 2  (EXHIBIT O)

 

060

Brian Thompson, Washington Co.

 

097

Sen. Monroe

 

105

Thompson

 

113

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

115

Thompson

 

123

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

125

Thompson

 

131

Kim Clark, Washington Co.

 

190

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

195

Thompson

 

200

Clark

 

202

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

209

Clark

 

218

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

227

Al Elkins, Oregon Tow Truck Association

 

236

Dina Cop

 

249

Vice-Chair Beyer recesses the meeting at 4:29 p.m.

 

251

Chair Prozanski reconvenes the meeting at 4:35 p.m.

SB 314 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

256

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT P – Q)

 

263

Sen. Beyer

 

269

Chair Prozanski

 

271

Alan Campf, ANS Marketing (EXHIBIT R)

 

344

Sen. Beyer

 

346

Campf

 

354

Sen. Monroe

 

358

Campf

 

361

Sen. Monroe

55B

373

Campf

 

382

Chair Prozanski

SB 314 – WORK SESSION

 

391

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT SB 314-2 amendments dated 4/30/07.

 

398

Chair Prozanski recesses the meeting at 4:42 p.m.

 

399

Chair Prozanski reconvenes the meeting at 4:47 p.m.

 

406

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

56B

005

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves SB 314 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means.

 

009

Sen. Beyer

 

013

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

 

019

Chair Prozanski recesses the meeting at 4:49 p.m.

 

020

Chair Prozanski reconvenes the meeting at 4:50 p.m.

SB 1035 – WORK SESSION

 

022

Chair Prozanski

 

028

Sen. Gordly

 

047

MOTION:  Sen. Gordly moves SB 1035 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Rules.

 

050

Sen. Beyer

 

052

Sen. Gordly

 

059

Sen. Beyer

 

063

Sen. Gordly

 

066

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

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

 

 

SB 523, prepared testimony, Ronald Fredrickson, 2 pp (EXHIBIT S)

 

069

Chair Prozanski adjourns the meeting at 4:54 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 506, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 506, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  3. SB 788, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  4. SB 342, -3 amendment, staff, 1 p
  5. SB 248, -2 amendment, staff, 4 pp
  6. SB 484, -1 amendment, staff, 2 pp
  7. SB 484, -2 amendment, staff, 2 pp
  8. SB 119, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  9. SB 780, -2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  10. SB 684, -5 amendment, staff, 10 pp
  11. SB 523, -1 amendment, staff, 2 pp
  12. SB 628, -2 amendment, staff, 4 pp
  13. SB 431, -4 amendment, staff, 3 pp
  14. SB 560, -12 amendment, staff, 1p
  15. SB 730, prepared testimony, Jason Atkinson, 7 pp
  16. SB 314, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  17. SB 314, -2 amendment, staff, 3 pp
  18. SB 314, prepared testimony, Alan Campf, 2 pp
  19. SB 523, prepared testimony, Ronald Fredrickson, 2 pp