SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE & REVENUE

 

 

June 22, 2007 Hearing Room A

9:00 A.M Tapes 179-180

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Ryan Deckert, Chair

Sen. Gary George, Vice-Chair

                                                Sen. Rod Monroe

Sen. Bruce Starr

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:            Sen. Ginny Burdick

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Paul Warner, Economist

Chris Allanach, Economist

Mazen Malik, Economist

                                                Barry Kessinger, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:            HB 3488 B- Possible Reconsideration & Work Session

                                                            HB 2810 B- Possible Reconsideration & Work Session

                                                            HB 2735 B- Work Session

                                                            HB 2171 B- 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

177A

003

Chair Deckert opens the meeting at 9:16 a.m.

HB 3488 B-WORK SESSION

 

006

MOTION:  Sen. George moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of Reconsidering the vote on HB 3488 A.

 

008

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Burdick

 

 

Chair

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

010

MOTION:  Sen. George moves to RECONSIDER the vote by which HB 3488 was sent to the floor with a do pass as amended recommendation.

 

013

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Burdick

 

014

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

015

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 3488A-B11 amendments dated 6/21/07.

 

017

Sen. Deckert

 

018

Sen. George

 

019

Sen. Deckert

 

021

Sen. George

 

022

Sen. Deckert

 

023

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Burdick

 

024

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

025

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves HB 3488 B to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

026

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Burdick

 

028

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. BURDICK will lead discussion on the floor.

 

030

Sen. Monroe

 

031

Sen. Deckert

HB 2810 B-RECONSIDERATION & WORK SESSION

 

033

Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

 

053

Sen. Deckert

 

054

Allanach

 

055

Sen. Starr

 

056

Sen. Deckert

HB 2735 B-PUBLIC HEARING

 

066

Sen. Monroe

 

075

Sen. Deckert

 

076

Sen. Monroe

 

079

Sen. Deckert

 

085

Rick Bennet, Director of Government Relations, AARP

 

096

Sen. Deckert

 

098

Sen. Monroe (EXHIBIT A)  

 

100

Sen. Deckert recesses until 9:30 am

 

108

Sen. Deckert reconvenes the meeting at 9:31 a.m.

 

110

Sen. Monroe

 

118

Vicki Walker, State Senator, Senate District 7

 

132

Sen. Deckert

 

133

Chris Edwards, State Representative, House District 14

 

142

Sen. Deckert

 

143

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 2735-B29 amendments dated 6/22/07.

HB 2735 B-WORK SESSION

 

149

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 2735-B29 amendments dated 6/22/07.

 

151

Sen. Burdick

 

152

Sen. Deckert

 

153

Sen. Burdick

 

154

Sen. Monroe

 

159

Sen. Deckert

 

160

Sen. Starr

 

172

Sen. Deckert

 

174

Sen. George

 

188

Sen. Deckert

 

190

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

191

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

192

Sen. Monroe

 

194

Sen. Deckert

 

198

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (EXHIBIT B, C

 

211

Sen. Deckert

 

212

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 2735-B23 amendments dated 6/22/07.

 

214

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

215

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves to ADOPT HB 2735-B28 amendments dated 6/22/07.

 

218

Sen. Starr

 

219

Ayala

 

220

Sen. Starr

 

226

Ayala

 

227

Sen. Starr

 

228

Sen. Deckert

 

229

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

230

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

231

Sen. Monroe

 

232

Sen. Monroe

 

235

Sen. Starr

 

263

Sen. Deckert

 

264

Sen. George

 

280

Sen. Deckert

 

282

MOTION:  Sen. Monroe moves HB 2735 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

288

Sen. Starr

 

317

Sen. Deckert

 

318

Sen. George

 

336

Sen. Deckert

 

338

Sen. Monroe

 

358

Sen. Deckert

 

359

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

360

Chair Deckert hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. MONROE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

373

Sen. Deckert recesses until 1:45 p.m.

The following was submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (EXHIBIT D)

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 2735, -B29 Amendments, Rod Monroe, 1 p
  2. HB 2735, -B28 Amendments, Staff, 1 p
  3. HB 2735, -B23 Amendments, Staff, 9 pp
  4. HB 2735, -B24 Amendments, Staff, 1 p