SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES

 

June 11, 2007 Hearing Room B

2:00 P.M. Tapes 53 - 54

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Kate Brown, Chair

Sen. Ted Ferrioli, Vice-Chair

Sen. Brad Avakian

Sen. Jeff Kruse

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson

 

STAFF PRESENT: Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

Bill Taylor, Counsel

Krista Schuchard, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

HB 3555A Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 1056 -- Work Session

HB 3321A Work Session

HB 2637A Work Session

HB 3314B Public Hearing

HB 2603 Public Hearing

HB 3113B Work Session

HB 2674B Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 3314B Work Session

HB 3437B 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

53A

003

Chair Brown calls the meeting to order at 2:09 p.m.

HB 3555A PUBLIC HEARING

 

009

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

014

Chair Brown

 

015

Rep. Sara Gelser, State Representative, House District 16 (EXHIBIT B)

 

066

Chair Brown

 

070

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

083

Gelser

 

100

Chair Brown

 

104

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

 

124

Chair Brown

HB 3555A WORK SESSION

53A

129

MOTION: Sen. Monnes Anderson moves to ADOPT HB 3555A-4 amendments dated 6/11/07.

 

137

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

 

131

MOTION: Sen. Monnes Anderson moves HB 3555A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

133

VOTE: 5-0-0

AYE: In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

 

139

Chair Brown

SB 1056 WORK SESSION

 

140

Chair Brown

 

142

Anne Johnson, Legislative Assistant, Office of Sen. Joanne Verger (EXHIBIT C)

 

150

Chair Brown

 

153

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves to ADOPT SB 1056-2 amendments dated 6/11/07.

 

153

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

 

155

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves SB 1056 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

158

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. VERGER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

168

Chair Brown

HB 3321A WORK SESSION

 

169

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

171

Jessica Adamson, Legislative Affairs Director, Association of General Contractors

 

180

Chair Brown

 

185

MOTION: Sen. Ferrioli moves to ADOPT HB 3321A-6 amendments dated 6/8/07.

 

189

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

 

191

MOTION: Sen. Ferrioli moves HB 3555A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

191

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. FERRIOLI will lead discussion on the floor.

53A

201

Chair Brown

HB 2637A WORK SESSION

 

203

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

206

Chair Brown

 

207

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves HB 2637A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

212

Sen. Ferrioli

 

218

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Avakian, Kruse, Monnes Anderson, Brown

NAY: 1 - Ferrioli

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. DEVLIN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

220

Sen. Ferrioli

 

222

Chair Brown

HB 3314B PUBLIC HEARING

 

243

Bill Taylor, Committee Counsel

 

269

Chair Brown

 

270

Scott Bricker, Policy Director, Bicycle Transportation Alliance

 

279

Chair Brown

 

280

Bricker

 

281

Sen. Ferrioli

 

283

Bill Taylor

 

292

Chair Brown

 

293

Sen. Kruse

 

302

Bill Taylor

 

305

Sen. Kruse

 

306

Chair Brown

 

307

Sen. Avakian

 

317

Bricker

 

330

Sen. Avakian

 

332

Bill Taylor

 

336

Sen. Avakian

 

339

Chair Brown

 

343

Bricker

 

349

Chair Brown

 

350

Sen. Ferrioli

 

369

Bill Taylor

 

383

Sen. Ferrioli

 

388

Chair Brown

53A

389

Bricker

 

408

Chair Brown

 

411

Jack Evans, Legislative Liaison, Oregon Department of Transportation (EXHIBIT E)

 

412

Bricker

54A

001

Bricker

 

003

Sen. Ferrioli

HB 2603 PUBLIC HEARING

 

020

Rep. Kim Thatcher, State Representative, House District #25

 

049

Rep. Linda Flores, State Representative, House District #51 (EXHIBITS F, G)

 

074

Chair Brown

 

075

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

079

Rep. Flores

 

084

Sen. Kruse

 

092

Rep. Flores

 

094

Sen. Kruse

 

101

Sen. Avakian

 

106

Rep. Thatcher

 

110

Sen. Avakian

 

113

Rep. Thatcher

 

125

Chair Brown

 

134

Sen. Avakian

 

141

Chair Brown

 

145

Sen. Kruse

 

149

Rep. Flores

 

155

Chair Brown

 

158

Sen. Avakian

 

159

Chair Brown

HB 3113B WORK SESSION

 

165

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

175

Rep. Ron Maurer, State Representative, House District #3

 

188

Chair Brown

HB 2674B PUBLIC HEARING

 

200

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

203

Mark Zolton, Communications Manager, Bureau of Labor and Industries (EXHIBITS H, I)

 

228

Chair Brown

 

230

Sen. Ferrioli

54A

240

Zolton

 

248

Sen. Ferrioli

 

250

Zolton

 

253

Sen. Ferrioli

 

254

Zolton

 

259

Chair Brown

HB 2674B WORK SESSION

 

263

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves HB 2674B to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

269

VOTE: 3-2-0

AYE: 3 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson, Brown

NAY: 2 - Ferrioli, Kruse

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. AVAKIAN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

275

Chair Brown

HB 3314B WORK SESSION

 

278

MOTION: Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT HB 3314B-11 amendments dated 6/11/07. (EXHIBIT J)

 

284

Sen. Ferrioli

 

296

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

 

299

MOTION: Sen. Avakian moves HB 3314B to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

309

Bill Taylor, Committee Counsel

 

316

Chair Brown

 

319

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

325

Chair Brown

 

328

Sen. Ferrioli

 

343

VOTE: 4-1-0

AYE: 4 - Avakian, Ferrioli, Monnes Anderson, Brown

NAY: 1 - Kruse

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

348

Chair Brown

HB 3437B PUBLIC HEARING

 

350

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

357

Chair Brown

 

366

Kelly Peterson, Oregon Program Director, The Humane Society of the United States (EXHIBIT K)

 

435

Dave Barrows, Representative, Oregon Veterinary Medical Association (EXHIBIT L)

53B

001

Sen. Ferrioli

53B

004

Peterson

 

008

Sen. Ferrioli

 

012

Peterson

 

015

Sen. Ferrioli

 

017

Peterson

 

019

Sen. Ferrioli

 

021

Peterson

 

023

Sen. Ferrioli

 

025

Chair Brown

 

039

Molly Shafer, Citizen, Oregon (EXHIBIT M)

 

114

Chair Brown

 

115

Steve Belknap, Owner, Rock Creek Exotic Animals (EXHIBIT N)

 

151

Chair Brown

 

156

John Turner, Citizen, Oregon

 

212

Roland Sonnenburg, Animal Trainer, Corvallis (EXHIBIT O)

 

269

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

270

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

272

Belknap

 

282

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

288

Rep. Arnie Roblan, State Representative, House District #9

 

230

Rep. Brian Boquist, State Representative, House District #23

 

390

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

403

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

404

Rep. Roblan

 

411

Rep. Boquist

 

413

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

415

Rep. Boquist

54B

001

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

002

Randy Tucker, Legislative Affairs Manager, METRO (EXHIBIT P)

 

033

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

039

Tucker

 

040

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

047

Nickie Turzieff, Representative, Oregon Humane Society (EXHIBIT Q)

 

069

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

071

Vice-Chair Ferrioli

 

072

Turzieff

 

073

Vice-Chair Ferrioli adjourns the meeting at 3:41 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3555A, -4 amendments, Rep. Sara Gelser, 2 pp
  2. HB 3555A, written testimony, Rep. Sara Gelser, 2 pp
  3. SB 1056, -2 amendments, Sen. Joanne Verger, 4 pp
  4. HB 3321A, -6 amendments, Sen. Ted Ferrioli, 5 pp
  5. HB 3314B, written testimony, Jack Evans, 1 pp
  6. HB 2603, information sheet, Rep. Linda Flores, 1 p
  7. HB 2603, fact sheet, Dawn Phillips, 1 p
  8. HB 2674B, written testimony, Mark Zolton, 2 pp
  9. HB 2674B, written testimony, Mark Zolton, 1 p
  10. HB 3314B, -11 amendments, staff, 10 pp
  11. HB 3437B, informational packet, Kelly Peterson, 10 p
  12. HB 3437B, written testimony, Dave Barrows , 1 p
  13. HB 3437B, -A6 amendments, Molly Shafer, 5 pp
  14. HB 3437B. written testimony, Steven Belknap, 1 p
  15. HB 3437B, written testimony, Roland Sonnenburg, 6 pp
  16. HB 3437B, written testimony, Randy Tucker, 2 pp
  17. HB 3437B, written testimony, Nickie Turzieff, 2 pp