SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

February 8, 2007   Hearing Room B

3:00 p.m. Tapes  12 – 13

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Brad Avakian, Chair

Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-Chair

Sen. Alan Bates

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

                                               

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

Matthew Davis, Committee Assistant

                                               

Measures or Issues Heard:            SB 103 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 104 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 105 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 106 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 107 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 234 – 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

12A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:05 p.m.

 

006

Alan Kiphut, Land Quality Division Administrator of the Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBITS A,B)

 

042

Chair Avakian

 

044

Kiphut

 

046

Sen. Beyer

 

049

Kiphut

 

051

Sen.. Beyer

 

054

Kiphut

 

056

Wendy Wiles, Department of Environmental Quality

 

061

Sen. Beyer

 

064

Wiles

 

065

Sen. Beyer

 

067

Chair Avakian

 

072

John Ledger, Associated Oregon Industries

 

085

Chair Avakian

12A

087

Sen. Beyer

 

100

Ledger

 

113

Sen. Beyer

 

115

Ledger

 

117

Sen. Bates

 

127

Ledger

 

134

Kathryn Van Natta, Northwest Pulp and Paper Association

 

153

Chair Avakian

SB 103 – WORK SESSION

 

157

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves SB 103 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage.

 

162

Sen. Prozanski

 

166

MOTION:  Sen. Prozanski moves to AMEND the motion  (MOTION:  Moves SB 103 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage) by inserting "with a DO PASS RECOMMENDATION” after "SB 103 to the floor".

 

168

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 – Bates, Beyer, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               1 – Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

 

171

MOTION:  Chair Avakian moves SB103 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. ATKINSON will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 104 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

185

Alan Kiphut, Land Quality Division Administrator of the Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBITS C,D)

 

213

Sen. Atkinson

 

215

Kiphut

 

223

Sen. Beyer

 

231

Kiphut

 

233

Beyer

 

235

Kiphut

 

240

Chair Avakian

 

244

Paul Romain, Oregon Petroleum Association

 

267

Sen. Beyer

 

278

Romain

 

290

Sen. Beyer

 

300

Romain

 

309

Sen. Prozanski

12A

314

Romain

 

316

Sen. Bates

 

322

Romain

 

343

Sen. Bates

 

344

Romain

 

347

Sen. Bates

 

349

Romain

 

352

Chair Avakian

SB 104 – WORK SESSION

 

354

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves to ADOPT SB 104-1 amendments dated 2/05/07.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

356

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 104 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMMENDED recommendation.

 

362

Sen. Beyer

 

366

Sen. Atkinson

 

373

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               2 - Atkinson, Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 105 –  PUBLIC HEARING

 

387

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

404

Alan Kiphut, Land Quality Division Administrator of the Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBITS E,F)

13A

002

Kiphut

 

007

Mike Zollitsch, Department of Environmental Quality

 

008

Sen. Atkinson

 

012

Sen. Prozanski

 

014

Sen. Beyer

 

016

Sen. Atkinson

 

018

Kiphut

 

027

Chair Avakian

 

032

Liz Wainwright, Executive Director of the Maritime Fire and Safety Association

 

063

Chair Avakian

 

064

Jim Townley, Executive Director of the Columbia River Steamship Operators Association

 

068

Sen. Beyer

 

074

Townley

13A

080

Sen. Beyer

 

084

Townley

 

104

Sen. Beyer

 

105

Townley

 

107

Sen. Beyer

 

108

Wainwright

 

112

Chair Avakian

SB105 – WORK SESSION

 

115

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves to ADOPT SB 105-1 amendments dated 02/07/07.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

119

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves SB 105 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

121

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BEYER will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 106 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

127

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

134

Alan Kiphut, Land Quality Division Administrator Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBITS G,H)

 

152

Chair Avakian

 

156

Paul Romain, Oregon Petroleum Association

 

160

Chair Avakian

SB 106 – WORK SESSION

 

164

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves to ADOPT SB 106-1 amendments dated 02/05/07.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

167

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 106 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

170

Sen. Beyer

 

184

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BATES will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 107 –  PUBLIC HEARING

 

189

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

13A

193

Stephanie Hallock, Director of the Department of Environmental Quality

 

200

Andrew Ginsburg, Air Quality Division Administrator for the Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBIT I)

 

268

Chair Avakian

 

278

John Ledger, Associated Oregon Industries

 

373

Kathryn Van Natta, Northwest Pulp and Paper Association(EXHIBIT J)

12B

001

Van Natta

 

003

Sen. Beyer

 

006

Ledger

 

014

Sen. Beyer

 

015

Ledger

 

018

Sen. Beyer

 

019

Ledger

 

022

Sen. Beyer

 

023

Ledger

 

024

Sen. Bates

 

026

Ledger

 

031

Sen. Bates

 

034

Ledger

 

042

Sen. Prozanski

 

050

Ledger

 

062

Chair Avakian

 

065

Ralph Groener, Association of Federal State County and Municipal Employees

 

105

Chair Avakian

 

107

Jeremiah Baumann, Oregon State Public Interest Research Group

 

138

Chair Avakian

SB 107 –  WORK SESSION

 

142

MOTION:  Sen. Prozanski moves SB 107 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

152

Sen. Atkinson

 

162

Sen. Beyer

 

176

Chair Avakian

 

 

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               2 - Atkinson, Beyer

 

193

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

CHAIR AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 234 – PUBLIC HEARING

12B

198

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

207

Gail Shibley, Administrator Environmental Toxicology, Office of Environmental Public Health (EXHIBIT K)

 

214

Chair Avakian

 

221

Lisa Hansen, Oregon Department of Agriculture (EXHIBIT L)

 

260

Shibley

 

283

Jim Rue, State Board of Agriculture

 

287

Sen. Beyer

 

293

Hansen

 

299

Sen. Prozanski

 

321

Chair Avakian

 

326

Terry Witt, Executive Director of Oregonians for Food and Shelter (EXHIBIT M)

 

377

Rick North, Project Director of Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility’s Campaign For Safe Food (EXHIBIT N)

 

414

Chair Avakian

 

417

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 4:32 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 103, written testimony, Alan Kiphut, 2 pp
  2. SB 103, fact sheet, Alan Kiphut, 1 p
  3. SB 104, fact sheet, Alan Kiphut, 1p
  4. SB 104, written testimony, Alan Kiphut, 2 pp
  5. SB 105, written testimony, Alan Kiphut, 2 pp
  6. SB 105, fact sheet, Alan Kiphut, 1 p
  7. SB 106, fact sheet, Alan Kiphut, 1 p
  8. SB 106, written testimony, Alan Kiphut, 2 pp
  9. SB 107, written testimony, Andrew Ginsburg, 3 pp
  10. SB 107, informational packet, Kathryn Van Natta, 7 pp
  11. SB 234, written testimony, Gail Shibley, 2 pp
  12. SB 234, written testimony and informational packet, Lisa Hansen, 7 pp
  13. SB 234, written testimony, Terry Witt, 4 pp
  14. SB 234, written testimony, Rick North, 1 p