SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

April 17, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 P.M. Tapes  58 – 59

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Brad Avakian, Chair

Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-Chair

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

                                                Sen. Alan Bates

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

Matthew Davis, Committee Assistant

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            SB 238 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 336 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 375 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 437 – 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

58A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:07 p.m.

SB 238 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

013

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

020

Lisa Hanson, Deputy Director Department of Agriculture

(EXHIBIT A)

 

035

Chair Avakian

 

036

Dan Floyd, Northwest Grocers Association

 

039

Chair Avakian

 

041

Erica Hagedorn, Northwest Food Processor’s Association

 

044

Chair Avakian

 

045

Marshall

SB 238 – WORK SESSION

 

046

Sen. Atkinson

 

048

Hanson

 

052

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves to ADOPT SB 238-1 amendments dated 4/9/07.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

58A

056

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves SB 238 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

058

Sen. Beyer

 

059

Chair Avakian

 

060

Sen. Prozanski

 

061

Sen. Beyer

 

063

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Atkinson, Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

064

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 336 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

067

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

073

Peggy Lynch, League of Women Voters of Oregon

 

082

Bob Rindy, Department of Land Conservation and Development (EXHIBIT B)

 

090

Chair Avakian

 

095

Jon Chandler Oregon Home Builder’s Association

 

100

Steve Frank

 

102

Sen. Prozanski

 

103

Sen. Atkinson

 

106

Chair Avakian

 

109

Steve Frank, Oregonian

 

122

Chair Avakian

SB 375 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

130

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

138

Chair Avakian

 

139

Sophia Hitti, Legislative Assistant for Senator Walker

 

148

Jeremiah Baumann, Oregon State Public Interest Research Group

 

183

Chair Avakian

 

190

Mike Grainey, Department of Energy (EXHIBIT C)

 

212

Chair Avakian

 

214

Jeff Bissonette, Citizen’s Utility Board

 

243

Chair Avakian

 

252

Julie Brandis, Associated Oregon Industries

 

262

Betsy Earls, Consumer Electronics Association (EXHIBIT D)

 

332

Lana Butterfield, Northwest Propane Gas Association (EXHIBIT E)

 

359

Julie Brandis,

 

403

Chair Avakian

 

410

Gary Bower, Northwest Natural

59A

001

Bower (continued)

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

 

 

George Cook III, Gas Appliance Manufacturer’s Association (EXHIBIT L)

 

 

Mike Sheilds, AmeriGas Propane L.P., (EXHIBIT M)

 

 

Tym Trefren, Suburban Propane (EXHIBIT N)

 

014

Chair Avakian

SB 375 WORK SESSION

 

056

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 375 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

059

Sen. Beyer

 

063

Sen. Atkinson

 

065

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Atkinson, Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. WALKER will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 336 – WORK SESSION

 

073

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves SB 336 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

075

Sen. Beyer

 

076

Sen. Atkinson

 

078

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               2 - Atkinson, Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. SCHRADER will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 437 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

084

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

088

Sen. Prozanski

 

101

Chair Avakian

 

105

Jim Hoover, Owner, Waste Recovery

 

109

Sen. Prozanski

 

134

Lindsay Haskell, Cottage Grove Oregon

 

206

Hoover

 

226

Haskell

 

239

Chair Avakian

 

241

Hoover

 

265

Sen. Prozanski

 

273

Hoover

 

274

Sen. Prozanski

59A

275

Hoover

 

278

Sen. Prozanski

 

281

Hoover

 

292

Sen. Prozanski

 

298

Hoover

 

300

Sen. Prozanski

 

301

Hoover

 

309

Sen. Prozanski

 

311

Hoover

 

320

Sen. Prozanski

 

323

Hoover

 

331

Sen. Prozanski

 

339

Hoover

 

348

Sen. Prozanski

 

350

Sen. Bates

 

352

Hoover

 

361

Sen. Bates

 

364

Hoover

 

369

Sen. Bates

 

372

Hoover

 

373

Sen. Bates

 

374

Hoover

 

375

Sen. Bates

 

376

Hoover

 

383

Sen. Bates

 

384

Hoover

 

395

Sen. Bates

 

398

Hoover

 

401

Sen. Bates

 

405

Hoover

 

410

Sen. Bates

 

410

Hoover

 

420

Sen. Bates

 

427

Hoover

58B

001

Hoover (continued)

 

005

Sen. Beyer

 

007

Hoover

 

013

Sen. Beyer

58B

016

Hoover

 

022

Sen. Beyer

 

025

Hoover

 

033

Sen. Beyer

 

039

Hoover

 

043

Sen. Beyer

 

044

Sen. Bates

 

048

Hoover

 

053

Sen. Bates

 

054

Hoover

 

055

Sen. Bates

 

059

Hoover

 

063

Sen. Prozanski

 

081

Sen. Bates

 

088

Chair Avakian

 

089

Haskell

 

102

Chair Avakian

 

112

Willie Tiffany, League of Oregon Cities (EXHIBIT F)

 

116

Brad Nanke, City of Salem (EXHIBIT G)

 

166

Chair Avakian

 

169

Tiffany

 

185

Chair Avakian

 

186

Tiffany

 

199

Chair Avakian

 

204

Sen. Bates

 

211

Sen. Prozanski

 

215

Deborah Imse, Multi-Family

 

239

Chair Avakian

 

246

Rick Winterhalter, Association of Oregon Recyclers (EXHIBIT H)

 

283

Art Schlack, Association of Oregon Counties (EXHIBITS I,J)

 

306

Sen. Prozanski

 

309

Schlack

 

333

Chair Avakian

 

334

Sen. Bates

 

340

Schlack

 

348

Sen. Bates

 

353

Schlack

 

364

Sen. Prozanski

58B

371

Schlack

 

373

Sen. Prozanski

 

379

Schlack

 

381

Chair Avakian

 

403

Gary Penning, Rogue Disposal & Recycling (EXHIBIT K)

59B

001

Penning (continued)

 

015

Chair Avakian

 

021

Holly Sears, Governmental Affairs Director for Oregon Refuse & Recycling Association

 

033

Chair Avakian

 

035

Sears

 

039

Sen. Prozanski

 

040

Sears

 

041

Chair Avakian

 

044

Dave White, Oregon Refuse & Recycling Association

 

066

Chair Avakian

 

066

White

 

073

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 4:46 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 238, written testimony of Russ Wycoff and fact sheet, Lisa Hanson, 4 pp
  2. SB 336, written testimony of Lane Shetterly, Bob Rindy, 2 pp
  3. SB 375, written testimony, Michael Grainey, 2 pp
  4. SB 375, written testimony, Betsy Earls, 3 pp
  5. SB 375, written testimony, Lana Butterfield, 1 p
  6. SB 437, written testimony, Willie Tiffany, 1 p
  7. SB 437, written testimony, Brad Nanke, 1 p
  8. SB 437, written testimony of Lee Barrett, Rick Winterhalter, 1 p
  9. SB 437, written testimony, Arthur Schlack, 1 p
  10. SB 437, written testimony, Arthur Schlack, 4 pp
  11. SB 437, written testimony, Garry Penning, 5 pp
  12. SB 375, written testimony and fact sheet, George Cook III, 5 pp
  13. SB 375, written testimony of Mike Sheilds, Lana Butterfield 1 p
  14. SB 375, written testimony of Tym Trefren, Lana Butterfield, 1 p