SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES

 

June 13, 2007 Hearing Room B

1:00 P.M. Tapes  55 - 56

 

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

                                                Matt Kalmanson, Committee Counsel

Krista Schuchard, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

HB 2513A – Work Session

HB 2603 – Work Session

HB 3113B – Work Session

HB 2651B – Work Session

HB 2140B – Work Session

HB 3126A – Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 125 – Public Hearing

HB 3086 – Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 2285A – Work Session

HJR 15 – 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

55A

004

Chair Brown calls the meeting to order at 1:15 p.m.

HB 2513A – WORK SESSION

 

006

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS A - C)  

 

010

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves to ADOPT HB 2153A-A5 amendments dated 5/17/07.

 

012

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson

 

 

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

 

013

MOTION:  Sen. Brown moves to ADOPT HB 2513A-A9 amendments dated 5/31/07.

 

015

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson

 

 

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

 

016

MOTION:  Chair Brown moves HB 2513A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

55A

018

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson

 

 

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

SEN. WESTLUND will lead discussion on the floor.

 

018

Chair Brown

HB 2603 – WORK SESSION

 

019

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

024

Chair Brown (EXHIBIT D)

 

029

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves HB 2603 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

032

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson

 

 

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

SEN. KRUSE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

039

Chair Brown

HB 3113B – WORK SESSION

 

040

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

 

043

Chair Brown

 

049

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves HB 3113B to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

052

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Avakian

 

 

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

SEN. KRUSE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

059

Chair Brown

HB 2651B – WORK SESSION

 

060

Darion Stanford, Committee Counsel  

 

081

Kevin Neely, Lobbyist, Oregon District Attorneys Association (EXHIBIT E)

 

102

Josh Nasbe, Deputy Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

 

109

Chair Brown (EXHIBIT F)

 

112

MOTION:  Sen. Brown moves to ADOPT HB 2651B-B13 amendments dated 6/13/07.

 

113

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

115

MOTION:  Sen. Brown moves HB 2651B to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

117

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. BURDICK will lead discussion on the floor.

55A

124

Chair Brown

HB 2140B – WORK SESSION

 

125

Chair Brown

 

136

Bob Shiprack, Executive Secretary, Oregon State Building and Construction Trades Council (EXHIBIT G)    

 

161

Chair Brown

 

162

Phil Donovan, Lobbyist, Association of Oregon Housing Authorities           (EXHIBIT H)

 

167

Chair Brown

 

168

Jessica Adamson, Legislative Affairs Manager, Associated General Contractors (AGC)

 

187

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

191

Chair Brown

 

200

Ron Papsdorf, Lobbyist, City of Gresham

 

217

Chair Brown  (EXHIBIT I)

 

218

Randy Tucker, Legislative Affairs Manager, METRO

 

233

Chair Brown

 

235

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves to ADOPT HB 2140B-B4 amendments dated 6/12/07.

 

238

Sen. Kruse

 

243

Chair Brown

 

248

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

256

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves HB 2140B to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

256

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

SEN. MORSE AND SEN. WALKER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

264

Chair Brown

HB 3126A – PUBLIC HEARING

 

265

Chair Brown

 

268

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

272

Elon Hasson, Legislative Liaison, Office of the Secretary of State

 

277

Chair Brown

 

278

Ray Fields, Chair, McMinnville Rural Fire Protection District Board (EXHIBIT J)

 

309

Chair Brown

HB 3126A – WORK SESSION

 

316

   MOTION:  Sen. Brown moves HB 3126A to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

55A

319

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Avakian, Kruse

 

 

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

SEN. G. GEORGE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

330

Chair Brown

SB 125 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

331

Chair Brown (EXHIBIT K)  

 

332

Elon Hasson, Legislative Liaison, Office of the Secretary of State (EXHIBIT L)

 

366

Philip Schradle, Special Counsel, Office of the Attorney General (EXHIBIT M)

56A

001

Schradle

 

022

Bruce Miller, Staff Counsel, Office of the State Court Administrator

 

037

Chair Brown

 

138

Sen. Ferrioli

 

039

Hasson

 

041

Sen. Ferrioli

 

042

Hasson

 

043

Sen. Ferrioli

 

047

Hasson

 

053

Schradle

 

067

Sen. Ferrioli

 

071

Schradle

 

082

Chair Brown

 

083

Schradle

 

093

Sen. Ferrioli

 

100

Schradle

 

104

Chair Brown

 

105

Sen. Ferrioli

 

106

Hasson

 

108

Chair Brown

 

113

Dave Hunnicutt, President, Oregonians in Action

 

168

Chair Brown

 

170

Sen. Ferrioli

 

172

Chair Brown

 

173

Sen. Ferrioli

 

178

Schradle

 

185

Sen. Ferrioli

 

187

Schradle

56A

189

Chair Brown

HB 3086 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

195

Chair Brown

 

200

Matt Kalmanson, Committee Counsel

 

228

Chair Brown

 

230

George Okulitch, Representative, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

 

233

Chair Brown

 

234

Mic Alexander

 

251

Neil Jackson, Attorney, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association (EXHIBIT N)

 

315

Chair Brown

 

321

Jackson

 

336

Chair Brown

 

338

Jackson

 

340

Chair Brown

 

342

Sen. Avakian

 

345

Jackson

 

349

Chair Brown

 

351

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

354

Jackson

 

355

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

357

Jackson

 

358

Chair Brown

HB 3086 – WORK SESSION

 

370

MOTION:  Sen. Avakian moves HB 3086 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

374

Sen. Ferrioli

 

384

Sen. Kruse

 

390

Sen. Ferrioli

 

396

Chair Brown

 

397

Sen. Avakian

 

407

Chair Brown

 

408

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

420

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.

 

422

Chair Brown

HB 2285A – WORK SESSION

55B

001

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT O)

 

008

Steve DeLaney, Deputy Director, Public Employees’ Retirement System

 

015

Chair Brown

 

016

BethAnne Darby, Government Relations Consultant, Oregon Education Association

 

018

Chair Brown

 

019

Jim Green, Legislative and Public Affairs Associate Director, Oregon School Board Association

 

031

Chair Brown

 

032

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

034

Green

 

039

Darby

 

040

Chair Brown

 

043

MOTION:  Chair Brown moves to ADOPT HB 2285A-A2 amendments dated 6/12/07.

 

045

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

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

 

046

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves HB 2285A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

049

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

 

051

Chair Brown

HJR 15 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

053

Chair Brown (EXHIBIT O)  

HRJ 15 – WORK SESSION

 

062

MOTION: Sen. Brown moves to ADOPT HJR 15-1 amendments dated 6/11/07.

 

066

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson, Brown

NAY:               2 - Ferrioli, Kruse

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

 

068

MOTION:  Sen. Brown moves HJR 15 be sent to the floor with a BE ADOPTED AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

072

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Avakian, Monnes Anderson, Brown

NAY:               2 - Ferrioli, Kruse

 

 

Chair Brown declares the motion CARRIED.

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

55B

080

Chair Brown adjourns the meeting at 2:18 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2513A, -A5 amendments, Tim Martinez, 1 p
  2. HB 2513A, -A9 amendments, Jim Craven, 1 p
  3. HB 2513A, hand-engrossed bill, staff, 4 pp
  4. HB 2603, memo, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 2651B, memo, Kevin Neely, 1 p
  6. HB 2651B, -B13 amendments, Kevin Neely, 6 pp
  7. HB 2140B, -B4 amendments, Sen. Vicki Walker, 3 pp
  8. HB 2140B, written testimony, Phil Donovan, 1 p
  9. HB 2140B, memo, staff, 1 p
  10. HB 3126A, fact sheet, Ray Fields, 1 p
  11. SB 125, -4 amendments, Elon Hasson, 9 pp
  12. SB 125, written testimony, Elon Hasson, 1 p
  13. SB 125, written testimony, Philip Schradle, 2 pp
  14. HB 3086, information packet, Neil Jackson, 3 pp
  15. HB 2285A, -A2 amendments, staff, 5 pp
  16. SJR 15, -1 amendments, Sen. Kate Brown, 1 p