SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

April 5, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 PM Tapes 47 48

 

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 420 Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 707 Work Session

SB 2210 B Work Session

SB 2211 B Work Session

SB 2212 A Work Session

SB 338 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

47A

001

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:13 p.m.

SB 420 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

009

Senator Avel Gordly, Senate District 23 (EXHIBIT A)

 

041

Fred Hansen, General Manager of Tri-Met (EXHIBIT B)

 

081

Robin Morris Collin, Prof. of Law Willamette (EXHIBIT C)

 

124

Chair Avakian

 

128

Avel Gordly

 

129

Chair Avakian

 

136

Stephanie Hallock Director State Department of Environmental Quality

(EXHIBIT D)

 

170

Robert Collin Senior Research Scholar, Adjunct Law Professor UO Oregon and Willamette

 

202

Lindsay Capps, Oregon Environmental Counsel

 

227

Chair Avakian

 

233

Lila Wickham, Hillsboro Oregon (EXHIBIT E)

47A

291

Ben Duncan, Organizing People Activating Leaders, (EXHIBITS F,G)

 

325

Chair Avakian

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

 

 

Gail Shibley, Administrator Office of Environmental Public Health, Public Health Division, Department of Human Services (EXHIBIT P)

SB 420 WORK SESSION

 

330

MOTION: Sen. Atkinson moves SB 420 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

333

Sen. Prozanski

 

357

Chair Avakian

 

359

Sen. Beyer

 

363

Sue Marshall

 

367

Sen. Beyer

 

373

Sen. Gordly

 

374

Chair Avakian

 

377

Sen. Gordly

 

387

Chair Avakian

 

399

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Atkinson, Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY: 1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. GORDLY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

401

Chair Avakian

SB 707 WORK SESSION

 

410

Sen. Beyer

 

428

Sen. Atkinson

 

434

Chair Avakian

 

450

Sen. Beyer

 

453

Chair Avakian

48A

001

MOTION: Sen. Prozanski moves to ADOPT SB 707-10 amendments dated 4/5/07. (EXHIBIT H)

 

003

Chair Avakian

 

017

Sen. Beyer

 

020

Chair Avakian

 

023

Sen. Bates

 

045

Chair Avakian

 

051

Sen. Bates

 

058

Chair Avakian

 

059

Sen. Atkinson

 

077

Chair Avakian

 

079

VOTE: 5-0-0

48A

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

081

MOTION: Sen. Prozanski moves SB 707 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

083

Sen. Beyer

 

089

Sen. Atkinson

 

096

Chair Avakian

 

109

VOTE: 3-2-0

AYE: 3 - Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY: 2 - Atkinson, Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

PRESIDENT COURTNEY AND SEN. VERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

HB 2210 B WORK SESSION

 

114

Chair Avakian

 

126

MOTION: Sen. Bates moves HB 2210B to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference.

 

130

Chair Avakian

 

131

Sen. Beyer

 

141

Chair Avakian

 

157

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Atkinson, Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY: 1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

HB 2211 B WORK SESSION

 

163

MOTION: Sen. Bates moves HB 2211B to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference.

 

166

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

HB 2212 A WORK SESSION

 

171

MOTION: Sen. Bates moves HB 2212A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference.

 

174

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SB 338 WORK SESSION

 

181

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS I,J)

 

204

Chair Avakian

 

207

John Ledger, Associated Oregon Industries

 

220

Andy Ginsburg Air Quality Division Administrator Department of Environmental Quality (EXHIBIT K)

48A

229

Chair Avakian

 

232

Sen. Atkinson

 

237

Chair Avakian

 

242

Sen. Atkinson

 

243

Steve West, Oregon Hearth Patio and Barbeque Association

 

248

Sen. Atkinson

 

249

Chair Avakian

 

256

MOTION: Sen. Atkinson moves to ADOPT SB 338-1 amendments dated 2/26/07.

 

 

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

261

MOTION: Sen. Atkinson moves to ADOPT SB 338-3 amendments dated 4/3/07.

 

 

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

264

MOTION: Sen. Atkinson moves SB 338 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

269

VOTE: 3-1-1

AYE: 3 - Atkinson, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY: 1 - Beyer

EXCUSED: 1 - Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. ATKINSON will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 234 PUBLIC HEARING

 

274

Chair Avakian

 

278

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

304

Katie Coba, Department of Agriculture

 

332

Gail Shibley, Administrator, Office of Environmental Public Health, Public Health Division, Department of Health and Human Services

 

355

Sen. Atkinson

 

358

Chair Avakian

 

377

Rick North, Director of Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility (EXHIBITS L,M)

47B

001

North (continued)

 

015

Candice Meuller, Oregonian

 

038

Chair Avakian

 

039

Bob Schumaker, Public Health Advisory Board

 

128

Chair Avakian

 

129

Sen. Prozanski

 

134

Schumaker

 

136

Chair Avakian

47B

136

Chair Avakian

 

145

Ross Swartzendruber, Salem Oregon (EXHIBIT N)

 

204

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

 

268

Chair Avakian

 

276

Sen. Atkinson

 

278

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 4:35 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 420, written testimony, Sen. Avel Gordly, 5 pp
  2. SB 420, written testimony and informational packet, Fred Hansen, 13 pp
  3. SB 420, informational packet, Robin Morris Collin, 43 pp
  4. SB 420, written testimony, Stephanie Hallock, 2 pp
  5. SB 420, written testimony and informational packet, Lila Wickham, 6 pp
  6. SB 420, informational packet, Ben Duncan, 7 pp
  7. SB 420, written testimony, Ben Duncan, 1 p
  8. SB 707, proposed amendments, Sen. Floyd Prozanski, 9 pp
  9. SB 338, proposed amendments, staff, 1 p
  10. SB 338, proposed amendments, staff, 29 pp
  11. SB 338, fact sheet, Andy Ginsburg, 2 pp
  12. SB 234, fact sheet, Rick North, 1 p
  13. SB 234, written testimony, Rick North, 2 pp
  14. SB 234, written testimony and informational packet, Ross Swartzendruber, 4 pp
  15. SB 234, conceptual amendments, Terry Witt, 1 p
  16. SB 420, written testimony, Gail Shibley, 2 pp