SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

 

April 19, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 P.M. Tapes  62 – 63

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Brad Avakian, Chair

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

                                               

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Sen. Jason Atkinson, Vice-Chair

Sen. Alan Bates

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

Matthew Davis, Committee Assistant

 

Measures or Issues Heard:            SB 600 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                SB 601 – 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

62A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:09 p.m.

SB 600 and SB 601 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

012

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS A,B,C,D,E,F)

 

033

Chair Avakian

 

034

Senator David Nelson, Senate District 29 (EXHIBITS G,H)

 

037

Wally Hicks, Legislative Aide for Sen. Nelson, University of Oregon, Law Student

 

038

Sen. Nelson

 

243

Sen. Beyer

 

245

Sen. Nelson

 

248

Sen. Beyer

 

249

Sen. Nelson

 

250

Sen. Beyer

 

251

Sen. Nelson

 

260

Chair Avakian

 

261

Sen. Nelson

 

274

Debbie Colbert, Water Resources Department (EXHIBITS L,M)

 

299

Anita Winkler, Oregon Water Resources Congress

 

348

Chair Avakian

62A

362

Paul Rainey, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

 

369

John Barkley, Vice-Chair of Water Commission, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation  (EXHIBIT I)

63A

001

Barkley (continued)

 

017

Chair Avakian

 

031

Jim Welsh, Oregon Cattlemen’s Association

 

044

John DeVoe, Executive Director, Water Watch of Oregon

(EXHIBITS J,K)

 

087

Chair Avakian

 

089

DeVoe

 

125

Leslie Bach, Director of Freshwater Programs, The Nature Conservancy (EXHIBIT N)

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

 

 

Randy Leonard, Commissioner-in-Charge, Portland Water Bureau (EXHIBIT B)

 

 

LeRoy Hippe, Clean Air and Water Inc. (EXHIBIT C)

 

 

Jeff Boyer, Bend, Oregon (EXHIBIT D)

 

 

Frederick Fleetwood, Trail, Oregon (EXHIBIT E)

 

 

Robert Levy, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Westland Irrigation District (EXHIBIT F)

 

161

Chair Avakian

SB 600 – WORK SESSION

 

165

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT SB 600-1 amendments dated 4/18/07.

 

168

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Atkinson, Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

169

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves SB 600 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

174

Chair Avakian

 

183

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Atkinson, Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

184

Chair Avakian adjourns the meeting at 4:11 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1.  SB 600, proposed amendments, staff, 3 pp
  2. SB 600, written testimony of Randy Leonard, staff, 1 p
  3. SB 600, written testimony of LeRoy Hippe, staff, 1 p
  4. SB 600, written testimony of Jeff and Tracy Boyer, staff, 1 p
  5. SB 600, written testimony of Frederick Fleetwood, staff, 2 pp
  6. SB 600, written testimony of Robert Levy, staff, 2 pp
  7. SB 600, informational packet, Sen. David Nelson, 6 pp
  8. SB 601, informational packet, Sen. David Nelson, 11 pp
  9. SB 600, written testimony, John Barkley, 2 pp
  10. SB 600, written testimony and informational packet, John DeVoe, 23 pp
  11. SB 601, written testimony, John DeVoe, 1 p
  12. SB 600, written testimony and fact sheet, Debbie Colbert, 3 pp
  13. SB 601, written testimony, Debbie Colbert, 2 pp
  14. SB 600, written testimony, Leslie Bach, 2 pp