SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES

 

May 29, 2007 Hearing Room C

4:30 P.M. Tapes 39 - 40

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Kate Brown, Chair

Sen. Ted Ferrioli, Vice-Chair

Sen. Betsy Johnson

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson

Sen. David Nelson

 

VISITING MEMBER: Sen. Avel Gordly

 

STAFF PRESENT: Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

Krista Schuchard, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 31/SJR 4 Public Hearing

SJR 4 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

39A

003

Chair Brown calls the meeting to order at 4:41 p.m. (EXHIBITS A - C)

SB 31/SJR 4 PUBLIC HEARING

 

034

Chair Brown

 

036

Sen. Ferrioli

 

046

Chair Brown

 

049

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson, State Senator, Senate District #25

 

102

Sen. Margaret Carter, State Senator, Senate District #22

 

159

Chair Brown

 

160

Sen. Alan Bates, State Senator, Senate District #3

 

214

Chair Brown

 

215

Sen. Johnson

 

230

Sen. Bates

 

248

Sen. Johnson

 

256

Sen. Bates

 

264

Chair Brown

 

265

Sen. Ferrioli

 

285

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

290

Sen. Ferrioli

 

297

Sen. Ferrioli

39A

299

Sen. Carter

 

313

Sen. Ferrioli

 

315

Sen. Carter

 

320

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

331

Sen. Ferrioli

 

350

Sen. Bates

 

380

Sen. Carter

 

394

Sen. Bates

 

403

Chair Brown

 

404

Sen. Ferrioli

40A

001

Sen. Carter

 

022

Chair Brown

 

023

Sen. Bates

 

033

Sen. Ferrioli

 

034

Sen. Carter

 

036

Chair Brown

 

042

Kelly Rae Taylor, Chair, Oregon Nurses Association Cabinet on Health Policy

 

071

Chair Brown

 

072

Courtni Dresser, State Government Relations Director, American Cancer Society of Oregon (EXHIBIT D)

 

117

Mari Beth Healy, Executive Director, Oregonians for Health Security

 

170

Chair Brown

 

177

Mark Nelson, Lobbyist, 7-Eleven and RJ Reynolds Tobacco (EXHIBIT E)

 

295

Chair Brown

 

297

Richard Kosesan, Lobbyist, Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corporation (EXHIBIT F)

 

370

Chair Brown

 

372

Sen. Gordly

39B

001

Sen. Gordly

 

011

Chair Brown

 

014

Arthur Towers, Political Director, Service Employees International Union Local 503

 

022

Cindy Becker, Executive Director, Coalition for a Healthy Oregon

 

045

Nicola Pinson, Director of Policy, Oregon Primary Care Association (EXHIBIT G)

 

070

Chair Brown (EXHIBIT H)

 

075

Jane-ellen Weidanz, Director of Public Policy, Oregon Association of Hospitals & Health Systems

39B

102

Laura Etherton, Consumer Advocate, Oregon State Public Interest Research Group (EXHIBIT I)

 

120

Cathy Kaufmann, Policy Director, Children First for Oregon (EXHIBIT J)

 

136

Chair Brown

 

137

Sen. Ferrioli

 

142

Kaufmann

 

151

Sen. Ferrioli

 

163

Kaufmann

 

180

Chair Brown

SJR 4 WORK SESSION

 

190

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves to ADOPT SJR 4-1 amendments dated 5/29/07.

 

193

Sen. Ferrioli

 

199

Chair Brown

 

206

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Johnson, Monnes Anderson, Nelson, Brown

NAY: 1 - Ferrioli

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

 

212

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves SJR 4 to the floor with a BE ADOPTED AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue.

 

212

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Johnson, Monnes Anderson, Nelson, Brown

NAY: 1 - Ferrioli

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

The following written testimony was submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Lisa Naito, Commissioner, Multnomah County Oregon (EXHIBIT K)

 

215

Chair Brown adjourns the meeting at 5:56 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SJR 4, -1 amendments, Sen.Kate Brown, 3 pp
  2. SB 31, LC 3909, Sen. Kate Brown, 30 pp
  3. SB 31/SJR 4, fact sheet, staff, 1 p
  4. SB 31/SJR 4, informational packet, Courtni Dresser, 12 pp
  5. SB 31/SJR 4, charts, Mark Nelson, 3 pp
  6. SB 31/SJR 4, charts, Richard Kosesan, 3 pp
  7. SB 31/SJR 4, written testimony, Nicola Pinson, 2 pp
  8. SB 31, written testimony, Doug Riggs, 1 p
  9. SB 31/SJR 4, written testimony, Laura Etherton, 1 p
  10. SB 31/SJR 4, written testimony, Cathy Kaufmann, 1 p
  11. SB 31/SJR 4, written testimony, Lisa Naito, 1 p