SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

April 12, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 P.M. Tapes  54 – 55

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Brad Avakian, Chair

Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-Chair

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Sen. Alan Bates

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

Matthew Davis, Committee Assistant

                                               

Measures or Issues Heard:            SB 234 – Work Session

                                                SB 949 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 576 – 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

54A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:08 p.m.

SB 234 – WORK SESSION

 

009

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

016

Chair Avakian

 

021

Katie Coba, Director Oregon Department of Agriculture (EXHIBIT A)

 

049

Chair Avakian

 

051

Sen. Prozanski

 

060

Coba

 

089

Sen. Prozanski

 

091

Coba

 

093

Chair Avakian

 

107

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves to ADOPT SB 234-1 amendments dated 3/5/07.

 

109

Chair Avakian

 

110

Sen. Bates

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

120

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves SB 234 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

54A

122

Sen. Prozanski

 

128

VOTE:  3-1-1

AYE:               3 - Atkinson, Beyer, Avakian

NAY:               1 - Prozanski

EXCUSED:     1 - Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BATES will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 949 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

135

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

146

Chair Avakian

 

147

Senator Monnes Anderson

 

162

Chair Avakian

 

164

Hiroshi Morihara, Chair of Oregon Science and Technology Partnership (EXHIBIT B)

 

254

Chair Avakian

 

255

Sen. Prozanski

 

270

Chair Avakian

 

281

David Morman, Resources Planning Program Director, Oregon Department of Forestry (EXHIBIT C)

 

299

Greg Miller, Weyerhauser Public Affairs Manager (EXHIBIT D)

 

327

Chair Avakian

SB 949 – WORK SESSION

 

333

Sen. Atkinson

 

337

Sen. Beyer

 

340

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves SB 949 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference and then BE REFERRED to the Joint Committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

343

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SB 576 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

349

Chair Avakian puts committee at ease at 3:37 p.m.

 

350

Chair Avakian calls the meeting back to order at 3:42 p.m.

 

357

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E)

 

380

Chair Avakian

 

385

Cindy Robert, American Institute of Architects (EXHIBIT F)

 

427

Tom Pene, President of the Oregon Chapter of the American Institute of Architects

55A

001

Pene (continued)

 

043

Chair Avakian

55A

044

Clark Brockman, Board Member, Green Builder’s Association

 

083

Dennis Wilde, Gerding Edland Development

 

138

Sen. Beyer

 

143

Wilde

 

162

Sen. Beyer

 

167

Brockman

 

173

Sen. Beyer

 

185

Brockman

 

196

Wilde

 

210

Sen. Beyer

 

220

Pene

 

234

Wilde

 

253

Sen. Beyer

 

266

Robert

 

279

Chair Avakian

 

302

David Morman, Resources Planning Program Director, Oregon Department of Forestry (EXHIBIT G)

 

377

Betty Merrill, on behalf of Michael Carrier, Natural Resources Policy Director, (EXHIBIT H)

54B

001

Merrill (continued)

 

002

Chair Avakian

 

003

Sen. Atkinson

 

009

Merrill

 

010

Sen. Atkinson

 

014

Merrill

 

017

Chair Avakian

 

025

Paul Kosgrove, American Forest and Paper Association (EXHIBIT I)

 

049

Chair Avakian

 

048

Chris Jarmer, Oregon Forest Industries Council

 

058

Chair Avakian

 

060

Jarmer

 

061

Bill Kluting, Carpenters Industrial Council

 

092

Chair Avakian

 

093

Kristina McNitt, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

 

115

Chair Avakian

 

120

McNitt

 

121

Chair Avakian

 

123

Sen. Prozanski

 

129

Kosgrove

54B

136

Sen. Atkinson

 

147

Mike Barsotti, Oregon Tree Farm System (EXHIBIT J)

 

167

Richard Courter, Professional Consulting Forester (EXHIBIT K)

 

184

John Fletcher, Senior Policy Advisor for the Oregon Housing a (EXHIBIT L)

 

222

Sen. Atkinson

 

225

Fletcher

 

230

Sen. Atkinson

 

232

Sen. Prozanski

 

233

Sen. Atkinson

 

248

Stephen Kafoury, Johnson Controls

 

284

Duke Shepherd, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations

 

293

Paul Rainey, Association of Oregon Housing Authority

 

322

Sen. Atkinson

 

335

Julie Livingston, Housing Authority of Portland

 

404

Sen. Atkinson

 

408

Mark Rossolo, Director of Outreach, the Green Building Initiative

(EXHIBIT M)

 

440

Sen. Atkinson

 

450

Joanna Brickmann, Director of Sustainable Design, ZGF

55B

001

Brickmann (continued)

 

020

Rick Fields, President and Co-Owner Neil Kelly Cabinets

 

044

Bettina Von Hagen, Eco-Trust (EXHIBIT N)

 

090

Sen. Atkinson

 

091

Von Hagen

 

097

Sen. Beyer

 

098

Sen. Atkinson

 

101

Brickmann

 

105

Sen. Atkinson

 

111

Jay Coalson, President Green Building Services Inc.

 

129

Rob Bennet, Clinton Foundation

 

165

Chair Avakian

 

169

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 5:01 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 234, written testimony, Katie Coba, 6 pp
  2. SB 949, written testimony, Hiroshi Morihara, 1 p
  3. SB 949, written testimony, David Morman, 3 pp
  4. SB 949, written testimony, Greg Miller, 1 p
  5. SB 576, written testimony, Kate Allen, 1 p
  6. SB 576, written testimony and conceptual amendments, Cindy Robert, 11 pp
  7. SB 576, written testimony, David Morman, 4 pp
  8. SB 576, written testimony of Michael Carrier, Betty Merrill, 1 p
  9. SB 576, written testimony, Paul Kosgrove, 5 pp
  10. SB 576, written testimony and informational packet, Mike Barsotti, 9 pp
  11. SB 576, written testimony, Richard Courter, 2 pp
  12. SB 576, written testimony, John Fletcher, 4 pp
  13. SB 576, written testimony and fact sheet, Mark Rossolo, 4 pp
  14. SB 576, written testimony, Bettina Von Hagen, 1 p