SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

May 21, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM Tapes 68 - 70

 

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 3484 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2224 A Public Hearing

HB 2401 B Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2283 A Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2284 A Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2679 Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2585 A Public Hearing

HB 2280 A Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2222 Work Session

HB 2223 A 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

68A

003

Chair Prozanski calls the meeting to order at 3:00 p.m.

HB 3484 PUBLIC HEARING

 

018

Suzanne Bonamici, State Representative, District 34

 

036

Sen. Beyer

 

039

Bonamici

 

041

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

044

Joel Ario, Administrator, Insurance Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBITS A, B)

 

054

Chair Prozanski

 

057

Ario

 

093

Sen. Beyer

 

095

Ario

 

100

Sen. Beyer

 

106

Ario

 

115

Sen. Gordly

68A

117

Ario

 

121

Chair Prozanski

HB 3484 WORK SESSION

 

126

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT HB 3484-1 amendments dated 5/17/07.

 

127

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Avakian

 

 

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

 

129

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves HB 3484 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

132

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Avakian

 

 

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

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

136

Chair Prozanski

HB 2224 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

144

Joel Ario, Administrator, Insurance Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT C)

 

235

Bill Sandhu (EXHIBIT D)

 

244

Chair Prozanski

 

246

Sandhu

 

274

Chair Prozanski

 

280

Ario

 

294

Chair Prozanski

HB 2401 B PUBLIC HEARING

 

311

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

319

Chair Prozanski

 

322

Mary Botkin, AF

 

338

Francie LaMarche (EXHIBIT E)

 

393

Botkin

 

411

Sally Jones, Administrator, Columbia 9-1-1 Communications District (EXHIBIT F)

69A

036

Sen. Beyer

 

039

Botkin

 

043

Sen. Beyer

 

046

LaMarche

 

068

Sen. Gordly

 

073

Jones

 

080

Sen. Gordly

 

085

Brian DeLashmutt, Oregon State Police Officer Association

69A

089

Kevin Jones, Oregon State Police Officer Association

 

114

Chair Prozanski

HB 2401 B WORK SESSION

 

119

MOTION: Sen. Monroe moves HB 2401B to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

121

Sen. Beyer

 

125

Sen. Gordly

 

135

Sen. Beyer

 

144

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

147

Chair Prozanski

HB 2283 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

158

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

167

Chair Prozanski

 

170

Paul Cleary, Executive Director, Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (EXHIBIT G)

 

202

Kate Cooper Richardson, Office of the State Treasurer

 

217

Chair Prozanski

HB 2283 A WORK SESSION

 

221

MOTION: Sen. Monroe moves HB 2283 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

224

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Beyer

 

 

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

SEN. MONROE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

226

Chair Prozanski

HB 2284 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

230

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT H)

 

241

Chair Prozanski

 

244

Paul Cleary, Executive Director, Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (EXHIBIT I)

 

268

Jim Green, Oregon School Board Association

 

305

Mary Botkin, Public Employees Retirement Legislative Advisory Committee

 

319

Sen. Gordly

 

322

Green

 

334

Botkin

 

344

Cleary

 

353

Chair Prozanski

69A

359

Mary Anne Gest, Oregon School Employees Association (EXHIBIT J)

 

386

Mason Young (EXHIBIT K)

 

404

Mark Schnoor (EXHIBIT L)

68B

003

Sen. Monroe

 

009

Sen. Gordly

 

012

Schnoor

 

020

Tina Jacky

 

033

Joe Schaefer

 

041

Jacky (EXHIBIT M)

HB 2284 A WORK SESSION

 

047

MOTION: Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 2284A-3 amendments dated 5/6/07.

 

049

Sen. Beyer

 

051

Chair Prozanski

 

056

Sen. Beyer

 

060

Braun

 

070

Sen. Beyer

 

077

Chair Prozanski

 

081

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Avakian, Gordly, Monroe, Prozanski

NAY: 1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

 

082

MOTION: Sen. Monroe moves HB 2284A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

094

Sen. Gordly

 

105

Sen. Beyer

 

123

Sen. Monroe

 

146

Sen. Beyer

 

155

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.

 

158

Chair Prozanski

HB 2679 PUBLIC HEARING

 

167

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

174

Brian DeLashmutt, Oregon State Police Officer Association (EXHIBIT N)

 

218

Sen. Beyer

 

224

DeLashmutt

 

68B

230

Paul Cleary, Executive Director, Oregon Public Employees Retirement System

 

240

Sen. Beyer

 

242

DeLashmutt

 

246

Sen. Beyer

 

249

Cleary

 

254

Chair Prozanski

HB 2679 WORK SESSION

 

259

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves HB 2679 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE: 4-0-1

AYE: In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

EXCUSED: 1 - Gordly

 

 

Chair Prozanski declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BEYER will lead discussion on the floor.

HB 2585 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

276

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS O P)

 

294

Betsy Johnson, State Senator, District 16 (EXHIBIT Q)

 

326

Sen. Beyer

 

328

Johnson

 

343

Jim Green, Oregon School Board Association

69B

023

Sen. Beyer

 

033

Green

 

055

Sen. Gordly

 

063

Green

 

071

Sen. Monroe

 

078

Chair Prozanski

 

080

Sen. Avakian

 

084

Green

 

091

Chair Prozanski

 

095

Sen. Beyer

 

097

Chair Prozanski

 

104

Sen. Beyer

 

107

Chair Prozanski

HB 2280 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

110

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

117

Chair Prozanski

 

122

Paul Cleary, Executive Director, Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (EXHIBIT R)

 

145

Brian DeLashmutt, Oregon State Police Officer Association (EXHIBITS S, T)

69B

212

Maria Keltner, Public Employees Retirement System Alliance

 

251

DeLashmutt

 

273

Sen. Beyer

 

275

Cleary

 

292

Sen. Beyer

 

304

Cleary

 

314

DeLashmutt

 

332

Sen. Beyer

 

344

Cleary

 

349

Sen. Beyer

 

355

Keltner

 

369

Chair Prozanski

 

373

DeLashmutt

 

392

Chair Prozanski

 

402

Sen. Monroe

 

419

Chair Prozanski

HB 2280 A WORK SESSION

 

423

MOTION: Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 2280-3 amendments dated 5/21/07.

 

427

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

70A

002

MOTION: Sen. Monroe moves HB 2280 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

004

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. MONROE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

007

Chair Prozanski

HB 2222 WORK SESSION

 

013

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

 

018

Chair Prozanski

 

020

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves HB 2222 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

022

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

024

Chair Prozanski

HB 2223 A WORK SESSION

 

027

Anna Braun, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT U)

 

037

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT HB 2223A-2 amendments dated 5/15/07.

70A

039

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

 

 

041

MOTION: Sen. Beyer moves HB 2223A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

043

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. GORDLY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

046

Chair Prozanski adjourns the meeting at 5:00 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3484, prepared testimony, Joel Ario, 2 pp
  2. HB 3484, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  3. HB 2224 A, prepared testimony, Joel Ario, 4 pp
  4. HB 2224 A, prepared testimony, Bill Sandhu, 2 pp
  5. HB 2401 B, prepared testimony, Francie Lamarcle, 5 pp
  6. HB 2401 B, prepared testimony, Sally Jones, 2 pp
  7. HB 2283, prepared testimony, Paul Cleary, 1 p
  8. HB 2284 A, -A3 amendment, Mary Anne Gest, 1 p
  9. HB 2284 A, prepared testimony, Paul Cleary, 1 p
  10. HB 2284 A, prepared testimony, Mary Anne Gest, 1 p
  11. HB 2284 A, prepared testimony, Mason Young, 2 pp
  12. HB 2284 A, prepared testimony, Mark Schnoor, 2 pp
  13. HB 2284 A, prepared testimony, Tina Jacky, 1 p
  14. HB 2679, prepared testimony, Brian DeLashmuttt, 2 pp
  15. HB 2585 A, -A2 amendment, staff, 1 p
  16. HB 2585 A, -A3 amendment, staff, 1 p
  17. HB 2585 A, -A4 amendment, Betsy Johnson, 1 p
  18. HB 2280 A. public testimony, Paul Cleary, 2 pp
  19. HB 2280 A, -A3 amendment, Brian DeLashmutt, 1 p
  20. HB 2280 A, prepared testimony, Brian DeLashmutt, 2 pp
  21. HB 2223 A, -A2 amendment, staff, 1 p