SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

TAPE LOG

May 17, 2007 Hearing Room B

3:00 P.M. Tapes  81 – 82

 

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:            HB 2620 A – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 3013 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 2713 A – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HJM 12 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                HB 2051 A – Work Session

                                                HB 3025 A – 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

81A

004

Chair Avakian calls the meeting to order at 3:10 p.m.

HB 2620 A – PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

018

Representative Paul Holvey, House District 8 (EXHIBIT A)

 

059

Mike Grainey, Director, Department of Energy

 

075

Rep. Holvey

 

082

Chair Avakian

 

083

Rep. Holvey

 

089

Chair Avakian

 

090

Sen. Beyer

 

093

Rep. Holvey

 

094

Sen. Beyer

 

096

Rep. Holvey

 

097

Grainey

 

104

Sen. Beyer

 

109

Rep. Holvey

 

117

Chair Avakian

81A

119

Rep. Holvey

 

138

Chair Avakian

 

144

Jeff Bissonette, Fair and Clean Energy Coalition

 

181

Chair Avakian

 

182

Amanda Rich, Special Districts Association of Oregon

 

202

Sen. Beyer

 

208

Bissonette

 

223

Chair Avakian

 

225

Chair Avakian puts the Committee at Ease at 3:27 pm

 

226

Chair Avakian calls the meeting back to order at 3:29 pm

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

 

 

Jason Hauser, Eugene Water and Electric Board (EXHIBIT G)

HB 2620 A – WORK SESSION

 

227

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves to ADOPT HB 2620A-A4 amendments dated 5/16/07.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bates

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

229

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves HB 2620A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

234

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.

HB 3013 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

243

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

256

Dawn Phillips, Chief of Staff, Rep. Krummel

 

277

Chair Avakian

 

278

Lisa Hamilton-Treick, Unincorporated Bull Mountain, Oregon (EXHIBIT B)

 

344

Chair Avakian

 

349

Linda Ludwig, League of Oregon Cities

 

364

Chair Avakian

HB 3013 – WORK SESSION

 

370

MOTION:  Sen. Prozanski moves HB 3013 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

373

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bates

 

 

Chair hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

HB 2713 A – PUBLIC HEARING

81A

385

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

394

Sarah Meyers, Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon

 

414

Dan Linscheid, Professional Land Surveyors of Oregon (EXHIBIT C)

 

415

Sen. Beyer

 

417

Meyers

 

417

Sen. Beyer

82A

001

Chair Avakian

HB 2713 A – WORK SESSION

 

003

Sen. Atkinson

MOTION:  Moves HB 2713A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

007

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Bates

 

 

Chair hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. ATKINSON will lead discussion on the floor.

HJM 12 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

013

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

018

Sen. Atkinson

 

020

Chair Avakian

 

022

Bill Kluting, Carpenter’s Industrial Council (EXHIBIT D)

 

029

Joe Misek, Policy Analyst, Oregon Department of Forestry

(EXHIBIT E)

 

035

Chair Avakian

HJM 12 – WORK SESSION

 

038

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves HJM 12 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Avakian hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BEYER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

041

Chair Avakian

HB 2051 A – WORK SESSION

 

044

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

048

Chair Avakian

 

050

MOTION:  Sen. Beyer moves to ADOPT HB 2051A-A6 amendments dated 5/14/07.

 

053

Chair Avakian

 

055

Sen. Beyer

 

064

Chair Avakian

 

066

Randy Tucker, Legislative Affairs Director, Metro

82A

071

Chair Avakian

 

072

Sen. Beyer

 

073

Dick Benner, Legal Staff, Metro

 

120

Chair Avakian

 

121

Sen. Beyer

 

122

Chair Avakian

 

123

Sen. Atkinson

 

124

Tucker

 

125

Sen. Atkinson

 

126

Tucker

 

132

Chair Avakian

 

133

Tucker

 

143

Sen. Atkinson

 

145

Tucker

 

151

Sen. Atkinson

 

153

Tucker

 

155

Sen. Atkinson

 

158

Tucker

 

163

Sen. Atkinson

 

164

Tucker

 

165

Chair Avakian

 

176

Sen. Beyer WITHDRAWLS his motion.

 

178

MOTION:  Sen. Bates moves HB 2051A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

181

Sen. Bates

 

185

VOTE:  4-1-0

AYE:               4 - Atkinson, Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               1 - Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BATES will lead discussion on the floor.

HB 3025 A – PUBLIC HEARING

 

193

Sue Marshall, Committee Administrator

 

199

Jon Chandler, Oregon Home Builders Association

 

215

Ken Sherman, Council, Oregon Bankers Association (EXHIBIT F)

 

222

Chair Avakian

 

224

Sherman

 

241

Linda Ludwig, League of Oregon Cities

 

242

Chair Avakian

HB 3025 A – WORK SESSION

 

249

MOTION:  Sen. Atkinson moves HB 3025A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

82A

251

Sen. Beyer

 

256

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Bates, Prozanski, Avakian

NAY:               2 - Atkinson, Beyer

 

 

Chair Avakian declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

258

Chair Avakian adjourns the committee at 4:00 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2620 A, written testimony, Rep. Paul Holvey, 1 p
  2. HB 3013, written testimony and informational packet, Lisa Hamilton-Treick, 6 pp
  3. HB 2713 A, written testimony, Dan Linscheid, 1 p
  4. HJM 12, informational packet, Bill Kluting, 2 pp
  5. HJM 12, written testimony, Joe Misek, 2 pp
  6. HB 3025 A, written testimony, Kenneth Sherman, 2 pp
  7. HB 2620 A, written testimony and fact sheet, Jason Hauser, 3 pp