SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

TAPE LOG

 

February 12, 2007 Hearing Room C

3:00 pm Tapes 18 - 19

Corrected 4/27/2007

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Bill Morrisette, Chair

Sen. Jeff Kruse, Vice-Chair

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Sen. Gary George

 

STAFF PRESENT: Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator

Anna Wuitschick, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES OR ISSUES HEARD:

SB 184 - Reconsideration

SB 184 - Work Session

SB 37 - Public Hearing

SB 37 - 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

18A

006

Chair Morrisette calls the meeting to order at 3:06 pm

 

 

 

SB 184 RECONSIDERATION

 

013

MOTION: Sen. Kruse Moves to SUSPEND the rules for the purpose of reconsidering the vote on SB 184.

 

014

Chair Morrisette

 

016

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. G George

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion MOVED.

 

020

Sen. Kruse

 

023

Chair Morrisette

 

SB 184 WORK SESSION

 

028

Chair Morrisette

 

035

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 184 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

18A

037

Chair Morrisette

 

045

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

054

Sen. Kruse

 

062

Sen. Verger

 

076

Chair Morrisette

 

090

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. G George

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

SB 37 PUBLIC HEARING

 

098

Chair Morrisette

 

101

Rep. Ron Maurer, House District 3

 

110

Chair Morrisette

 

133

Scott Ekblad, Director, Oregon Office of Rural Health, Oregon Health & Science University (EXHIBIT A)

 

233

Ekblad

 

246

Chair Morrisette

 

248

Sandy Ryman, Executive Director, Northeast Oregon AHEC (EXHIBIT B)

 

348

Ryman

 

362

Chair Morrisette

 

366

Tina Griner, Vice President, Oregon Volunteer Firefighters Association

 

433

Sen. Kruse

 

437

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

440

Griner

19A

005

Griner

 

006

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

019

Griner

 

026

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

027

Griner

 

038

Sen. Kruse

 

043

Chair Morrisette

 

050

Frankie Petrick, EMT

 

082

Sen. Verger

 

084

Chair Morrisette

 

089

Rep. John Dallum, House District 59

 

117

Sen. Kruse

 

123

Sherey Holliday, Maupin Ambulance, Wasco County Commissioner

 

182

Jennifer Mitchke, Training Officer, Maupin Ambulance, Wasco County

19A

229

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

237

Mitchke

 

245

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

250

Holliday

 

255

Chair Morrisette

 

287

Sen. Verger

 

312

Bill Wilbur, Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (EXHIBIT C)

 

337

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

345

Wilbur

 

396

Chair Morrisette

18B

005

Wilbur

 

009

Jim Carlson, Asher Community Health Center (EXHIBIT D)

 

053

Chair Morrisette

 

054

J Carlson

 

060

Chair Morrisette

 

061

J Carlson

 

066

Chair Morrisette

 

067

J Carlson

 

069

Chair Morrisette

 

070

J Carlson

 

072

Chair Morrisette

 

074

J Carlson

 

080

Chair Morrisette

 

081

Bruce Carlson, MD, Christmas Valley Clinic (EXHIBIT E)

 

083

Chair Morrisette

 

084

B Carlson

 

137

Chair Morrisette

 

151

Sen. Gene Tims, Former State Senator

 

157

Chair Morrisette

 

159

Sen. Gene Tims

 

161

Ed Patterson, Executive Director, Oregon Rural Health Association (EXHIBIT F)

 

170

Chair Morrisette

 

175

Patterson

 

194

Sen. Kruse

 

199

Patterson

 

206

Sen. Verger

 

211

Patterson

18B

238

Chair Morrisette

 

262

Sen. Kruse

 

276

Patterson

 

285

Chair Morrisette

 

SB 37 WORK SESSION

 

288

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 37 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue and then BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

290

Chair Morrisette

 

295

Sen. Verger

 

300

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. G George

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

314

Chair Morrisette adjourns the meeting at 4:27 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 37, prepared statement, Scott Ekblad, 4pp
  2. SB 37, information sheet, Sandy Ryman, 2pp
  3. SB 37, written testimony, Bill Wilbur, 1p
  4. SB 37, information sheet, Jim Carlson, 1p
  5. SB 37, written testimony, Bruce Carlson, 1p
  6. SB 37, written testimony, Ed Patterson, 3p