SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

May 02, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM   Tapes 57- 58

 

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:                                                                                                                                                         HB 2254 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2259 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2253 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2260 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2255 – Public Hearing

                                                HB 2943 – 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

57A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:06 p.m.

HB 2254 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

011

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

017

Chair Prozanski

 

020

Marc Zolton, Legislative Affairs Director, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT A)

 

036

Elizabeth McKanna, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

 

075

Sen. Avakian

 

082

Zolton

 

088

Sen. Beyer

 

094

McKanna

 

102

Sen. Beyer

 

105

Zolton

 

108

McKanna

 

112

Chair Prozanski

 

115

Sen. Gordly

 

118

Zolton

 

123

Chair Prozanski

57A

 

 

HB 2259 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

128

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

131

Chair Prozanski

 

133

Marc Zolton, Legislative Affairs Director, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT B)

 

150

Michael Wood, Administrator, Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT C)

 

180

Sen. Gordly

 

183

Zolton

 

185

Braun

 

192

Chair Prozanski

 

195

Elizabeth McKanna, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

 

241

Sen. Avakian

 

246

Zolton

 

253

Chair Prozanski

 

255

Sen. Beyer

 

270

Sen. Avakian

 

276

Wood

 

301

Sen. Gordly

 

307

Zolton

 

309

Wood

 

323

McKanna

 

344

Chair Prozanski

HB 2253 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

355

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

361

Marc Zolton, Legislative Affairs Director, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT D)

 

413

Sen. Gordly

58A

001

Marcia Ohlemiller, Policy Advisor, Bureau of Labor and Industries

 

024

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

031

Ohlemiller

 

047

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

053

Ohlemiller

 

058

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

062

Ohlemiller

 

071

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

076

Sen. Avakian

58A

079

Vice-Chair Beyer

HB 2260 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

090

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

095

Marc Zolton, Legislative Affairs Director, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT E)

 

120

Sen. Monroe

 

121

Zolton

 

122

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

124

Elizabeth McKanna, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association (EXHIBIT F)

 

191

Sen. Avakian

 

197

McKanna

 

231

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

237

Lisa Trussell, Vice-President of Administration, Associated Oregon Industries

 

263

Sen. Monroe

 

265

Trussell

 

267

Sen. Gordly

 

271

Trussell

 

277

Sen. Gordly

 

309

Trussell

 

312

Sen. Gordly

 

324

Sen. Avakian

 

347

Trussell

 

351

Sen. Avakian

 

359

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

364

McKanna

 

391

Vice-Chair Beyer

HB 2255 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

398

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

405

Marc Zolton, Legislative Affairs Director, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBIT G)

57B

012

Sen. Monroe

 

015

Zolton

 

015

Vice-Chair Beyer

HB 2943 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

021

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

027

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

034

Jerry Managhan, Deputy Administrator Workers’ Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT H)

57B

081

Vice-Chair Beyer

 

 

083

Hasina Squires, Independent Medical Examiners Association (EXHIBIT I)

 

101

Sen. Avakian

 

112

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

 

126

Sen. Avakian

 

129

Shilts

 

139

Sen. Avakian

 

150

Shilts

 

161

Sen. Avakian

 

163

Shilts

 

191

Sen. Beyer

 

208

Sen. Avakian

 

221

Chair Prozanski

 

254

Sen. Avakian

 

259

Chair Prozanski

 

271

Shilts

 

286

Sen. Avakian

 

293

Vice-Chair Beyer adjourns the meeting at 4:24 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2254, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  2. HB 2259, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  3. HB 2259, prepared testimony, Michael Wood, 2 pp
  4. HB 2253, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  5. HB 2260, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 3 pp
  6. HB 2260, prepared testimony, Elizabeth McKanna, 2 pp
  7. HB 2255, prepared testimony, Dan Gardner, 2 pp
  8. HB 2943, prepared testimony, John Shilts, 2 pp
  9. HB 2943, prepared testimony, Hasina Squires, 4 pp