SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

March 22, 2007   Hearing Room B

3:30 P.M. Tapes  35 – 36

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Brad Avakian, Chair

Sen. Alan Bates

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-Chair

                                               

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

Matthew Davis, Committee Assistant

                                               

Measures or Issues Heard:            SB 569 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 156 –Work Session

                                                SB 514 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 490 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SJM 2 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 236 – Public Hearing and 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

35A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:41 p.m.

SB569 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

008

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

019

Chair Avakian

 

024

Sen. Joanne Verger, Senate District 5

 

028

Chair Avakian

 

029

Harry Noah, Yaquina Bay Food Processors

 

046

Chair Avakian

 

047

Sen. Avakian

 

048

Sen. Bates

 

049

Noah

 

050

Chair Avakian

 

053

Roy Elicker, Deputy Director of Fish and Wildlife Programs (EXHIBIT B)

 

074

Joe Rohleder, Desert Springs Trout Farm, Waldport, Oregon

35A

084

Elicker

 

088

Chair Avakian

 

089

Sen. Beyer

 

095

Elicker

 

096

Sen. Beyer

 

099

Elicker

 

118

Chair Avakian

SB 569 – WORK SESSION

 

131

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves to ADOPT SB 569-1 amendments dated 3/16/07.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

132

Chair Avakian

 

136

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 569 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

140

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. VERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

143

Sen. Bates

SB 156 – WORK SESSION

 

153

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

157

Chair Avakian

 

163

MOTION:  Sen. Prozanski moves SB 156 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

164

VOTE:  3-1-1

AYE:               3 - Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               1 - Beyer

EXCUSED:     1 - Atkinson

 

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 514 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

176

Sue Marshall Committee Administrator

 

198

Sen. Bates

 

199

Sen. Kurt Schrader, Senate District 20

 

222

Chair Avakian

 

227

Jim Welsh, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association, (EXHIBIT C)

35A

258

Chair Avakian

 

259

Sen. Bates

 

262

Welsh

 

273

Chair Avakian

 

275

Karlene McCabe, Green Belt Land Trust (EXHIBIT D)

 

301

Mike Prodes, Polk County Commission (EXHIBIT E)

 

380

Cheryl Hummon, Senior Conservation Incentives Specialist, Defenders of Wildlife (EXHIBITS F,G)

36A

001

Hummon (continued)

 

011

Chair Avakian

 

017

Hummon

 

022

Sen. Beyer

 

027

McCabe

 

053

Sen. Beyer

 

055

McCabe

 

066

Sen. Beyer

 

068

McCabe

 

075

Chair Avakian

 

081

Sharon Livingston, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association, Long Creek, Oregon

 

102

Chair Avakian

SB 514 – WORK SESSION`

 

106

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 514 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference.

 

108

Sen. Beyer

 

111

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SB 490 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

115

Sue Marshall committee administrator (EXHIBITS H, I)

 

138

Senator Vicki Walker, Senate District 7

 

144

Chair Avakian

 

145

Sen. Walker

 

193

Chair Avakian

 

200

Kelly Peterson, Oregon Program Director, Human Society of the United States (EXHIBIT J)

 

202

Chair Avakian

 

209

Roy Elicker, Deputy Director of the Fish and Wildlife Programs, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

 

216

Paul Phillips, Safari Club International

 

221

Sen. Beyer

36A

228

Elicker

 

247

Sen. Beyer

 

259

Elicker

 

271

Sen. Beyer

 

274

Elicker

 

276

Chair Avakian

 

277

Elicker

 

281

Chair Avakian

SB 490 – WORK SESSION

 

285

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves to ADOPT SB 490-2 amendments dated 3/22/07.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

290

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 490 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. WALKER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

291

Sen. Prozanski

SJM 2 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

303

Sue Marshall (EXHIBIT K)

 

309

Senator Vicki Walker, Senate District 7

 

336

Mike Grainey, Department of Energy

SJM 2 – WORK SESSION

 

335

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves to ADOPT SJM 2-1 amendments dated 2/26/07.

 

358

Sen. Beyer

 

363

Chair Avakian

 

368

Sen. Beyer

 

371

Chair Avakian

 

374

Grainey

 

379

Chair Avakian

 

381

Sen. Prozanski

 

391

Grainey

 

393

Sen. Prozanski

 

396

Grainey

 

401

Sen. Bates

36A

405

Chair Avakian

 

408

Sen. Beyer

 

409

Sen. Prozanski

 

413

Sen. Walker

 

424

Chair Avakian

 

431

Grainey

 

434

Sen. Prozanski

 

445

Chair Avakian

SB 236 – PUBLIC HEARING

35B

001

Chair Avakian

 

002

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT L)

 

015

Chair Avakian

 

019

Lisa Hanson, Deputy Director of the Department of Agriculture

 

026

Jim Welsh, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association

 

029

Chair Avakian

SB 236 – WORK SESSION

 

032

Sen. Bates

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 236-1 amendments dated 3/12/07.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

036

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 236 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Atkinson

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BATES will lead discussion on the floor.

 

040

Chair Avakian

 

041

Sen. Beyer

 

041

Sen. Bates

 

043

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 4:44 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1.  SB 569, conceptual amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 569, written testimony and informational packet, Roy Elicker, 7 pp
  3. SB 514, written testimony, Jim Welsh, 1 p
  4. SB 514, written testimony, Karlene McCabe, 1 p
  5. SB 514, written testimony of Wayne Belmont, Mike Prodes, 1 p
  6. SB 514, written testimony, Cheryl Hummon, 2pp
  7. SB 514, fact sheet, Cheryl Hummon, 2 pp
  8. SB 490, conceptual amendments, staff, 1 p
  9. SB 490, conceptual amendments, staff, 1 p
  10. SB 490, written testimony, Kelly Peterson, 1p
  11. SJM 2, conceptual amendments, staff, 1 p
  12. SB 236, conceptual amendments, staff, 1 p