SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES

 

April 27, 2007 Hearing Room B

1:00 PM Tapes 27 - 28

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Kate Brown, Chair

Sen. Ted Ferrioli, Vice-Chair

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson

Sen. David Nelson

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Sen. Betsy Johnson

 

STAFF PRESENT: Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

Krista Schuchard, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 685 Public Hearing

SB 494 Public Hearing

SB 495 Public Hearing

SB 951 Work Session

SM 1 Work Session

SB 78 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

27A

003

Chair Brown calls the meeting to order at 1:09 p.m.

SB 685 PUBLIC HEARING

 

009

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

014

Sen. Floyd Prozanski, State Senator, Senate District #4 (EXHIBIT A)

 

074

Chair Brown

 

081

Greg Fox, Citizen, Cottage Grove (EXHIBIT B)

 

099

Chair Brown

 

099

Sen. Ferrioli

 

101

Sen. Prozanski

 

124

Chair Brown

 

125

Sen. Ferrioli

 

133

Sen. Prozanski

 

139

Chair Brown

 

140

Sen. Ferrioli

 

147

Sen. Prozanski

 

149

Fox

 

169

Sen. Prozanski

27A

181

Chair Brown

 

188

Fox

 

190

Chair Brown

 

191

Sen. Ferrioli

 

199

Sen. Prozanski

 

216

Chair Brown

 

223

Sen. Ferrioli

 

233

Chair Brown

 

234

Annette K. Newingham, Lane County Clerk, Oregon Association of County Clerks (EXHIBIT C)

 

282

Chair Brown

 

283

Sen. Prozanski

 

312

Chair Brown

 

330

Sen. Prozanski

 

335

Chair Brown

SB 494, SB 495 PUBLIC HEARING

 

340

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D, E)

 

350

Chair Brown

 

357

Wendy Johnson, Deputy Director, Oregon Law Commission (EXHIBIT F)

 

380

Chair Brown

 

381

Gerald Watson, Special Counsel, Oregon Law Commission

28A

001

Watson

 

048

Chair Brown

 

049

Sen. Ferrioli

 

050

Chair Brown

 

051

Sen. Ferrioli

 

052

Chair Brown

 

063

Watson

 

096

Chair Brown

 

110

Watson

 

131

Chair Brown

 

132

Watson

 

220

Chair Brown

 

221

Watson

 

372

Chair Brown

 

373

Sen. Ferrioli

 

387

Watson

 

390

Sen. Ferrioli

 

407

Watson

27B

001

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

002

Johnson

 

013

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

060

Chair Brown

 

064

Hardy Myers, Attorney General

 

084

Chair Brown

 

097

Sen. Ferrioli

 

119

Chair Brown

 

120

Watson

 

134

Chair Brown

 

135

Sen. Ferrioli

 

138

Watson

 

171

Chair Brown

 

172

Myers

 

188

Chair Brown

 

189

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

200

Myers

 

221

Chair Brown

 

231

Sen. Ferrioli

 

252

Chair Brown

 

262

Norman Turrill, President, League of Women Voters of Oregon (EXHIBIT G)

 

315

Chair Brown

 

316

Turrill

 

318

Chair Brown

 

319

Sen. Ferrioli

 

328

Turrill

 

335

Sen. Ferrioli

 

348

Turrill

 

352

Chair Brown

 

355

Sen. Nelson

 

357

Sen. Ferrioli

 

358

Chair Brown

 

362

Watson

 

368

Johnson

 

375

Sam Sears, Staff Attorney, Oregon Law Commission (EXHIBIT H)

28B

001

Sears

 

040

Chair Brown

28B

047

Sears

 

052

Chair Brown

 

053

Sen. Nelson

 

055

Chair Brown

 

056

Ron Bersin. Executive Director, Government Standards and Practices

 

076

Chair Brown

SB 951 WORK SESSION

 

084

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT I)

 

103

Chair Brown

 

104

Sen. Ferrioli

 

116

Chair Brown

 

121

Brett Rowlett, Legislative Director, Oregon Student Association

 

135

Chair Brown

 

139

John Lindback, Director of Elections, Oregon Secretary of State

 

155

Sen. Ferrioli

 

163

Chair Brown

 

169

MOTION: Sen. Ferrioli moves to ADOPT SB 951-1 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

172

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Johnson

 

 

Chair Brown, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

173

MOTION: Sen. Ferrioli moves SB 951 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

176

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Johnson

 

 

Chair Brown, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. FERRIOLI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

180

Chair Brown

SM 1 WORK SESSION

 

181

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves SM 1 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED recommendation.

 

201

VOTE: 3-1-1

AYE: 3 - Ferrioli, Monnes Anderson, Brown

NAY: 1 - Nelson

EXCUSED: 1 - Johnson

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BATES AND SEN. DEVLIN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

208

Chair Brown

SB 78 PUBLIC HEARING

 

210

Chair Brown (EXHIBITS J, K)

 

220

Kevin Neely, Owner, C & E Systems (EXHIBIT L)

28B

323

Chair Brown

 

326

Neely

 

339

John Lindback, Director of Elections, Oregon Secretary of State

 

351

Chair Brown

 

352

Lindback

 

400

Chair Brown

SB 78 WORK SESSION

 

412

Sen. Nelson

 

417

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

420

Chair Brown

 

430

MOTION: Sen. Nelson moves to ADOPT SB 78-2 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

435

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Johnson

 

 

Chair Brown, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

440

MOTION: Sen. Nelson moves to ADOPT SB 78-3 amendments dated 4/25/07.

 

450

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Johnson

 

 

Chair Brown, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

455

MOTION: Sen. Nelson moves SB 78 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

460

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 Johnson

 

 

Chair Brown, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. NELSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

468

Chair Brown adjourns the meeting at 3:07 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 685, diagram, Sen. Floyd Prozanski, 1 p
  2. SB 685, written testimony, Greg Fox, 1 p
  3. SB 685, written testimony, Annette Newingham, 1 p
  4. SB 494, -1 amendments, staff 1 p
  5. SB 495, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  6. SB 494, staff summary, Wendy Johnson, 1 p
  7. SB 494, written testimony, Norman Turrill, 1 p
  8. SB 495, written testimony, Sam Sears, 1 p
  9. SB 951, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  10. SB 78, -2 amendments, John Lindback, 1 p
  11. SB 78, -3 amendments, Kevin Neely, 10 pp
  12. SB 78, written testimony, Kevin Neely, 2 pp