WORK SESSION: SB 623

PUBLIC HEARING & WORK SESSION:

SB 514, SB 949

 

TAPES # 107A, 108A

 

SENATE FINANCE & REVENUE COMMITTEE

TAPE INDEX

MAY 2, 2007  8:45 AM  STATE CAPITOL BUILDING

 

Members Present:                        Sen. Ryan Deckert, Chair

                        Sen. Gary George, Vice Chair

                        Sen. Ginny Burdick

                        Sen. Rod Monroe

                        Sen. Bruce Starr                                        

                                                                       

Witnesses Present:                        Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson, District 25

Hiroshi Morihara, Chairman, Oregon Science & Technology Partnership

Martin J. Desmond, Springfield, Forest Biomass Working Group

Sen. Kurt Schrader, District 20

Bruce Taylor, Director, Oregon Biodiversity Program

 

Staff Present:                        Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                        Mazen Malik, Economist

                        Mary Ayala, Economist

                        Barbara Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

 

TAPE 107, SIDE A

004

Chair Deckert

Calls meeting to order at 8:50 a.m. Opens work session on SB 623.

 

 

 

WORK SESSION, SB 623

 

010

Sen. Monroe

MOTION: MOVED ADOPTION OF SB 623-1 AMENDMENTS

011

Chair Deckert

ORDER: THERE BEING NO OBJECTIONS, DECLARED THE MOTION CARRIED. VOTE: 4-0-1

VOTING AYE: GEORGE, MONROE, STARR, DECKERT

EXCUSED: BURDICK

 

014

Sen. Monroe

MOTION: MOVED SB 623 AS AMENDED TO THE SENATE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

017

Chair Deckert

 

021

Sen. Monroe

 

026

Chair Deckert

ORDER: THERE BEING NO OBJECTIONS, DECLARED THE MOTION CARRIED. VOTE: 4-0-1

VOTING AYE: GEORGE, MONROE, STARR, DECKERT

EXCUSED: BURDICK

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 949

 

040

Malik

Mazen Malik, Economist (Exhibit C)

065

Chair Deckert

 

070

Sen. Monnes Anderson

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson, District 25

114

Morihara

Hiroshi Morihara, Chairman, Oregon Science & Technology Partnership (Exhibit D)

168

Chair Deckert

 

169

Desmond

Martin J. Desmond, Springfield, Forest Biomass Working Group (Exhibit E)

254

Chair Deckert

 

255

Sen. Starr

 

260

Desmond

 

280

Sen. Starr

 

308

Desmond

 

335

Morihara

 

406

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

420

Chair Deckert

 

452

Morihara

 

 

 

 

TAPE 108, SIDE A

025

Chair Deckert

 

034

Vice Chair George

 

054

Desmond

 

077

Vice Chair George

 

086

Desmond

 

087

Vice Chair George

 

091

Desmond

 

099

Vice Chair George

 

103

Chair Deckert

Closes public hearing on SB 949. Opens work session on SB 949.

 

WORK SESSION, SB 949

 

104

Sen. Monroe

MOTION: MOVED SB 949 TO THE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

106

Chair Deckert

 

107

Sen. Starr

 

125

Chair Deckert

 

132

Chair Deckert

ROLL CALL VOTE: MOTION PASSED: VOTE: 4-1-0

VOTING AYE: BURDICK, GEORGE, MONROE, DECKERT

VOTING NO: STARR

 

137

 

Closes work session on SB 949. Opens public hearing on SB 514.

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 514

 

140

Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist (Exhibits F, G and H)

161

Chair Deckert

 

167

Sen. Schrader

Sen. Kurt Schrader, District 20

187

Chair Deckert

 

190

Sen. Burdick

 

201

Chair Deckert

 

203

Taylor

Bruce Taylor, Director, Oregon Biodiversity Program (Exhibit I)

229

Chair Deckert

 

232

Ayala

 

240

Vice Chair George

 

247

Taylor

 

255

Sen. Starr

 

257

Taylor

 

268

Sen. Starr

 

272

Taylor

 

277

Chair Deckert

Closes public hearing on SB 514. Opens work session on SB 514.

 

 

 

WORK SESSION, SB 514

 

284

Sen. Burdick

MOTION: MOVED ADOPTION OF SB 514-1 AMENDMENTS

284

Chair Deckert

ORDER: THERE BEING NO OBJECTIONS, ORDERED THE MOTION CARRIED. VOTE: 5-0-0

VOTING AYE: BURDICK, GEORGE, MONROE, STARR, DECKERT

288

Sen. Burdick

MOTION: MOVED SB 514 AS AMENDED TO THE SENATE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

290

Chair Deckert

ORDER: THERE BEING NO OBJECTIONS, ORDERED THE MOTION CARRIED. VOTE: 5-0-0

VOTING AYE: BURDICK, GEORGE, MONROE, STARR, DECKERT

 

295

Chair Deckert

Closes work session on SB 514. Adjourns meeting at 9:40 a.m.

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

 

Barbara J. Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 623, Staff Measure Summary, 5/2/07, Ayala
  2. SB 623-1 amendments, 5/1/07, Staff
  3. SB 949, Staff Measure Summary from Senate Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, 4/18/07, Malik
  4. SB 949, Testimony of Hiroshi Morihara, Chairman, Oregon Science and Technology Partnership, 5/2/07
  5. SB 949, Cellulosic Ethanol Feasibility Study Funding, testimony by Martin J. Desmond, 5/2/07
  6. SB 514, Staff Measure Summary, 5/1/07, Ayala
  7. SB 514, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, 5/2/07, Ayala
  8. SB 514-1 amendments, 4/10/07, Ayala
  9. SB 514, statement of Bruce Taylor, Director, Oregon Biodiversity Program, 5/2/07
  10. SB 514, letter from The Nature Conservancy, 5/1/07, Evans