PUBLIC HEARING: SB 45, SB 366, SB 44

 

TAPES # 48A-B, 49A-B, 50A 

 

SENATE FINANCE & REVENUE COMMITTEE

TAPE INDEX

MARCH 2, 2007  10:00 AM  BEAVERTON HIGH SCHOOL

 

Members Present:                        Sen. Ryan Deckert, Chair

                        Sen. Ginny Burdick

                        Sen. Rod Monroe

                        Sen. Bruce Starr                                        

 

Members Excused:                        Sen. Gary George, Vice Chair

                       

Witnesses Present:                        Julie Volpel, Stand for Children, Clackamas

                        Tom Olson, Stand for Children, Clackamas       

Ron Naso, North Clackamas School District

Priscilla Turner, Beaverton High School

Tom Quillin, Beaverton District School Board

John Charles, Cascade Policy Institute

Jim Row, City of Woodburn

Steffeni Mendoza Gray, Portland Parks Board

Mike Houck, Urban Greenspaces Institute

Janeen Sallman, Stand for Children, Hillsboro

Chris Walton, Stand for Children, Washington County

John Napolitano, Hillsboro School District

Wendy Kroger, Beaverton, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

Anne Ballew, Springfield, League of Oregon Cities

Bruce Ronning, Bend Metro Park & Recreation District

Steve Frank, Stayton

Alex Cuyler, City of Eugene

Larry Pelatt, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

John Griffiths, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

Daniel Eisenbeis, 1000 Friends of Oregon

Jessica Adams, Associated General Contractors

Art Schlack, Association of Oregon Counties

Amanda Rich, Oregon Recreation & Park Association

Tom Gamble, City of Forest Grove

Josephine Pope, Portland Parks Foundation Board

Zari Santner, Portland Parks & Recreation

Linda Robinson, Parkrose School District, Portland

Ken Worcester, West Linn City Council

 

Staff Present:                        Steve Meyer, Economist

                        Mazen Malik, Economist

                        Barbara Guardino, Committee Assistant

                        Robin Wilton, LRO Office Manager

 

 

TAPE 48, SIDE A

004

Chair Deckert

Calls meeting to order at 10:05 a.m.

009

Sen. Starr

 

013

Sen. Monroe

 

021

Chair Deckert

Simultaneously opens public hearings on three bills.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS, SB 45, SB 366, SB 44

 

032

Meyer

Steve Meyer, Economist (Exhibits A and B)

058

Chair Deckert

 

083

Volpel

Julie Volpel, Stand For Children, Clackamas (Exhibit C)

125

Chair Deckert

 

133

Olson

Tom Olson, Stand For Children, Clackamas (Exhibit D)

238

Olson

 

254

Sen. Monroe

 

266

Chair Deckert

 

275

Naso

Ron Naso, North Clackamas School District (Exhibit E)

342

Chair Deckert

 

344

Naso

 

458

Chair Deckert

 

465

Sen. Burdick

 

470

Chair Deckert

 

475

Sen. Burdick

 

 

 

 

TAPE 49, SIDE A

010

Chair Deckert

 

029

Turner

Priscilla Turner, Beaverton High School (Exhibit F)

126

Chair Deckert

Pauses meeting

142

Quillin

Tom Quillin, Beaverton District School Board (Exhibit G)

234

Chair Deckert

 

243

Charles

John Charles, Cascade Policy Institute

311

Chair Deckert

 

322

Charles

 

344

Chair Deckert

 

346

Mendoza Gray

Steffeni Mendoza Gray, Portland Parks Board (Exhibit H)

464

Chair Deckert

 

 

 

 

TAPE 48, SIDE B

035

Row

Jim Row, City of Woodburn, representing Mayor Kathy Figley (Exhibit I)

060

Chair Deckert

 

066

Houck

Mike Houck, Urban Greenspaces Institute (Exhibits J and K)

077

Chair Deckert

 

084

Houck

 

091

Sallman

Janeen Sallman, Stand for Children, Hillsboro (Exhibit L)

128

Chair Deckert

 

140

Walton

Chris Walton, Stand for Children, Washington County (Exhibit M)

185

Chair Deckert

 

190

Napolitano

John Napolitano, Hillsboro School District

267

Kroger

Wendy Kroger, Beaverton, Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District (Exhibit N)

306

Chair Deckert

 

325

Ballew

Anne Ballew, Springfield City Council, League of Oregon Cities

362

Ronning

Bruce Ronning, Bend Metro Park & Recreation District (Exhibit O)

 

TAPE 49, SIDE B

040

Chair Deckert

 

042

Ronning

 

044

Chair Deckert

 

048

Frank

Steve Frank, Stayton

095

Cuyler

Alex Cuyler, City of Eugene (Exhibit P)

112

Chair Deckert

 

116

Sen. Burdick

 

129

Pelatt

Larry Pelatt, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

183

Chair Deckert

 

186

Griffiths

John Griffiths, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

218

Eisenbeis

Daniel Eisenbeis, 1000 Friends of Oregon (Exhibit Q)

233

Sen. Burdick

 

234

Eisenbeis

 

242

Chair Deckert

 

245

Pelatt

 

254

Griffiths

 

270

Chair Deckert

 

277

Adams

Jessica Adams, Associated General Contractors

317

Chair Deckert

 

330

Schlack

Art Schlack, Association of Oregon Counties

379

Chair Deckert

 

394

Rich

Amanda Rich, Oregon Recreation & Park Association.  Exhibits R, S, T, U and V.

436

Gamble

Tom Gamble, City of Forest Grove

 

TAPE 50, SIDE A

028

Pope

Josephine Pope, Portland Parks Foundation Board

069

Sen. Monroe

 

079

Chair Deckert

 

080

Santner

Zari Santner, Portland Parks & Recreation

121

Robinson

Linda Robinson, Parkrose School District, Portland

139

Chair Deckert

 

154

Worcester

Ken Worcester, West Linn City Council (Exhibit W)

190

Chair Deckert

Closes public hearings on SB 45, SB 366, and SB 44. Adjourns meeting at 12:10 p.m.

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

 

Barbara J. Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 45, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, Draft, 2/28/07, Meyer
  2. SB 366, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, Draft, 2/28/07, Meyer
  3. SB 366 and SB 45, testimony of Julie Volpel
  4. SB 366 and SB 45, testimony of Tom Olson, Stand for Children
  5. SB 366 and SB 45 and SB 44, testimony of Ron Naso, North Clackamas School District
  6. SB 45 and SB 366, testimony of Priscilla Turner
  7. SB 366, testimony of Tom Quillin
  8. SB 45 and SB 366, testimony of Steffeni Mendoza Gray, Portland Parks & Recreation
  9. SB 45, letter from Kathy Figley, City of Woodburn, Row
  10. SB 366, testimony of Mike Houck, Urban Greenspaces Institute
  11. SB 366, letter from Bob Sallinger, March 2, 2007, Houck
  12. SB 366, testimony of Janeen A. Sallman
  13. SB 366, A Sensible and Fair Tool for Schools, Walton
  14. SB 366, testimony of Wendy Kroger
  15. SB 45, testimony of Bruce Ronning, Bend Metro Park & Recreation District
  16. SB 45, testimony of Alex Cuyler
  17. SB 366, testimony of Dan Eisenbeis, 1000 Friends of Oregon
  18. SB 45, Oregon Recreation & Park Association, March 2, 1007, testimony of Amanda Rich
  19. SB 45, Oregon Recreation & Park Association, Rich
  20. SB 45, letter from the City of Hillsboro, Rich
  21. SB 45, letter from City of McMinnville, March 1, 2007, Rich
  22. SB 45 and SB 366, letter from Willamalane Park & Recreation District, Rich
  23. SB 45, testimony of Ken Worcester, City of West Linn