PUBLIC HEARING: SB 98, SB 929-A

WORK SESSION: SB 582-A

 

TAPES # 120A-B, 121A

 

SENATE FINANCE & REVENUE COMMITTEE

TAPE INDEX

MAY 14, 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. Frank Morse, District 8                       

Rich Linton, Vice President of Research, University of Oregon

Sen. Betsy Johnson, District 16

Nan Evans, Director of Government Relations, The Nature Conservancy

in Oregon

Liz Tilbury, Portland, investment real estate agent

Stephen Kafoury, The Wildlife Society, The Trust for Public Land

Jim Paul, Forest Management Division Chief, Oregon

Department of Forestry

Bill Kluting, Carpenters Industrial Council, Federal Forests Advisory

            Committee

David Moskowitz, Wild Salmon Center

John Charles Jr., President, Cascade Policy Institute

 

Staff Present:                        Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                        Mazen Malik, Economist

                        Chris Allanach, Economist

                        Barbara Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

 

TAPE 120, SIDE A

004

Chair Deckert

Calls meeting to order at 8:47 a.m. Opens public hearing on SB 98.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 98

 

015

Malik

Mazen Malik, Economist (Exhibits A, B and C)

018

Chair Deckert

 

019

Malik

 

060

Chair Deckert

 

075

Chair Deckert

Closes public hearing on SB 98. Opens work session on SB 98.

 

WORK SESSION, SB 582-A

 

079

Sen. Morse

Sen. Frank Morse, District 8 (Exhibit D)

096

Chair Deckert

 

103

Linton

Rich Linton, Vice President of Research, University of Oregon

133

Chair Deckert

 

135

Sen. Morse

 

137

Chair Deckert

 

140

Sen. Monroe

 

142

Sen. Morse

 

144

Sen. Monroe

 

145

Chair Deckert

 

148

Vice Chair George

MOTION: MOVED ADOPTION OF THE SB 582-A6 AMENDMENTS

150

Chair Deckert

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

VOTING AYE: GEORGE, MONROE, STARR, DECKERT

EXCUSED: BURDICK

 

154

Vice Chair George

MOTION: MOVED SB 582-A AS AMENDED TO THE SENATE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION

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

VOTING AYE: GEORGE, MONROE, STARR, DECKERT

EXCUSED: BURDICK

162

Chair Deckert

Closes work session on SB 582-A. Opens public hearing on SB 929-A.

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 929-A

 

169

Allanach

Chris Allanach, Economist (Exhibits E and F)

189

Chair Deckert

 

191

Allanach

 

196

Chair Deckert

 

198

Sen. Johnson

Sen. Betsy Johnson, District 16

230

Chair Deckert

 

232

Sen. Johnson

 

236

Evans

Nan Evans, Director of Government Relations, The Nature Conservancy in Oregon (Exhibit G)

270

Tilbury

Liz Tilbury, Portland, investment real estate agent

295

Chair Deckert

 

315

Sen. Johnson

 

328

Chair Deckert

 

334

Evans

 

350

Sen. Burdick

 

354

Evans

 

361

Sen. Johnson

 

273

Vice Chair George

 

393

Evans

 

405

Vice Chair George

 

406

Chair Deckert

 

434

Sen. Johnson

 

437

Chair Deckert

 

 

 

 

TAPE 121, SIDE A

010

Kafoury

Stephen Kafoury, The Wildlife Society, The Trust for Public Land (Exhibit H)

055

Vice Chair George

 

059

Chair Deckert

 

060

Vice Chair George

 

061

Chair Deckert

Closes public hearing on SB 929-A. Reopens public hearing on SB 98.

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING, SB 98

 

073

Paul

Jim Paul, Forest Management Division Chief, Oregon Department of Forestry (Exhibit I)

077

Chair Deckert

 

078

Paul

 

174

Vice Chair George

 

183

Paul

 

198

Vice Chair George

 

208

Paul

 

237

Chair Deckert

 

241

Paul

 

257

Chair Deckert

 

260

Paul

 

266

Malik

 

279

Paul

 

287

Malik

 

289

Paul

 

291

Chair Deckert

 

292

Paul

 

295

Vice Chair George

 

299

Paul

 

309

Sen. Monroe

 

317

Paul

 

337

Sen. Starr

 

343

Paul

 

346

Malik

 

362

Sen. Monroe

 

365

Malik

 

375

Sen. Monroe

 

376

Chair Deckert

 

378

Kluting

Bill Kluting, Carpenters Industrial Council, Federal Forests Advisory Committee

397

Chair Deckert

 

399

Sen. Starr

 

416

Kluting

 

445

Sen. Starr

 

446

Kluting

 

455

Sen. Starr

 

475

Chair Deckert

 

 

TAPE 120, SIDE B

025

Kafoury

 

070

Moskowitz

David Moskowitz, Wild Salmon Center

080

Chair Deckert

 

082

Moskowitz

 

151

Chair Deckert

 

156

Moskowitz

 

173

Chair Deckert

 

176

Sen. Monroe

 

181

Chair Deckert

 

186

Charles

John Charles Jr., President, Cascade Policy Institute (Exhibit J)

450

Chair Deckert

 

252

Charles

 

303

Chair Deckert

 

304

Charles

 

359

Chair Deckert

 

360

Vice Chair George

 

368

Chair Deckert

Closes public hearing on SB 98. Adjourns meeting at 10:05 a.m.

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

 

Barbara J. Guardino, Committee Assistant

 

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

  1. SB 98, Staff Measure Summary, Senate Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, 5/1/07, Malik
  2. SB 98-2 amendments, Oregon Department of Forestry, 4/25/07
  3. SB 98-3 amendments, Wild Salmon Center, Moskowitz, 4/25/07
  4. SB 582-A6 amendments, 5/9/07, Morse
  5. SB 929-A, Staff Measure Summary, 5/14/07, Allanach
  6. SB 929-A, Revenue Impact of Proposed Legislation, 5/11/07, Allanach
  7. SB 929-A, The Nature Conservancy, testimony of Nan Evans
  8. SB 929-A, TPL in Oregon pamphlet, Kafoury
  9. SB 98, testimony of Jim Paul, Oregon Department of Forestry, 5/14/07
  10. SB 98, Another Option for School Funding: Selling the Elliott State Forest, March 2007, Charles