SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

March 6, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 P.M. Tapes  26 – 27

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Brad Avakian, Chair

Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-Chair

Sen. Alan Bates

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

 

VISITING MEMBERS:            Rep. Jackie Dingfelder

                                                Rep. Chuck Burley

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

Matthew Davis, Committee Assistant

                                               

Measures or Issues Heard:            SB 373 – 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

26A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:11 p.m.

SB 373 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

007

Governor Theodore Kulongoski

 

153

Chair Avakian

 

159

Governor Kulongoski

 

178

Chair Avakian

 

183

Dan Gardner, Oregon Labor Commissioner

 

221

Chair Avakian

 

223

Gardner

 

225

Chair Avakian

 

235

John Lamoreau, Union County

 

296

Chair Avakian

 

297

Gary Thompson, Sherman County Judge

 

347

Chair Avakian

 

350

Sen. Atkinson

 

358

Lamoreau

 

385

Chair Avakian

 

392

David Mariwether, Hood River County Administrator

 

424

Brian Cole, Baker City Oregon

27A

001

Cole (continued)

 

011

Sen. Atkinson

 

019

Cole

 

025

Sen. Atkinson

 

026

Cole

 

027

Sen. Atkinson

 

028

Cole

 

029

Sen. Atkinson

 

031

Chair Avakian

 

038

Chris Perry, Oregon Rural Action

 

066

Chris Rich, Chair of the Environment and Economic Development Committee of the Oregon Business Association (EXHIBIT A)

 

142

Chair Avakian

 

155

Troy Gagliano, Renewable Northwest Project

 

195

Jason Eisdorfer, Attorney, Citizens’ Utility Board

 

265

Jeremiah Baumann, Environmental Advocate for the Oregon State Public Interest Research Group (EXHIBIT B)

 

414

Chair Avakian

 

419

Baumann

 

420

Chair Avakian

26B

003

Chris Taylor, Horizon Wind Energy (EXHIBIT C)

 

055

Cylvia Hayes, Executive Director of 3-E Strategies, Bend, Oregon

 

125

David Vernier, CEO Vernier Software and Technology, Beaverton, Oregon (EXHIBIT D)

 

177

Sen. Beyer

 

182

Taylor

 

183

Sen. Beyer

 

184

Taylor

 

197

Chair Avakian

 

202

Senator Ted Ferrioli, Senate District 30

27B

001

Sen. Ferrioli (continued)

 

004

Chair Avakian

 

008

Sen. Beyer

 

016

Chair Avakian

 

032

Sen. Beyer

 

036

Chair Avakian

 

042

Sen. Beyer

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

 

 

Steve McClure, Union County Board of Commissioners (EXHIBIT E)

 

 

Gary Stairet, La Grande, Oregon (EXHIBIT F)

27B

 

James H. Raphael, Cove, Oregon (EXHIBIT G)

 

 

Steve Bartell, Imbler, Oregon (EXHIBIT H)

 

 

Teresa Brain, La Grande, Oregon (EXHIBIT I)

 

 

Anne Spurrier, La Grande, Oregon (EXHIBIT J)

 

043

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 4:43 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 373, written testimony, Chris Rich, 2pp
  2. SB 373, written testimony and fact sheet, Jeremiah Baumann, 5 pp
  3. SB 373, informational packet, Chris Taylor, 4 pp
  4. SB 373, written testimony, David Vernier, 1 p
  5. SB 373, written testimony, Steve McClure, 1 p
  6. SB 373, written testimony, Gary Stairet, 1 p
  7. SB 373, written testimony, James Raphael, 2 pp
  8. SB 373, written testimony, Steve Bartell, 1 p
  9. SB 373, written testimony, Teresa Brain, 1 p
  10. SB 373, written testimony, Anne Spurrier, 1 p