SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

TAPE LOG

 

March 21, 2007   Hearing Room HR C

3:00 pm Tapes  45 - 46

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Bill Morrisette, Chair

Sen. Jeff Kruse, Vice-Chair

Sen. Gary George

Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator

Anna Wuitschick, Committee Assistant

 

 

 

MEASURES OR ISSUES HEARD:

                                                SB 144 – Work Session

                                                SB 59 – Work Session

                                                SB 865 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 879 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 879 – Work Session

                                                SB 880 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 880 – 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

45A

003

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

 

 

 

SB 144 – WORK SESSION

 

008

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

017

MOTION:  Sen Monnes Anderson moves to ADOPT SB 144 -1 amendments dated 3/5/07.

 

019

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Sen. G George, Sen. Kruse

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

019

Chair Morrisette

 

020

Sen. Verger

 

023

Chair Morrisette

45A

025

MOTION:  Sen. Monnes Anderson moves SB 144 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

029

VOTE:  3-0-2

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

EXCUSED:  2 - Sen. G George, Sen. Kruse

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. G GEORGE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

SB 59- WORK SESSION

 

033

Chair Morrisette

 

034

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT B)

 

044

MOTION:  Sen.  Monnes Anderson moves to ADOPT SB 59 -1 amendments dated 3/8/07.

 

046

Chair Morrisette

 

047

MOTION:  Sen. Monnes Anderson moves SB 59 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

049

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.

SEN. BROWN will lead discussion on the floor.

 

057

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 865 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

064

Chair Morrisette

 

065

Linda Simpson

 

112

Chair Morrisette

 

116

Simpson

 

123

Sen. G George

 

133

Simpson

 

153

Sen. G George

 

164

Simpson

 

167

Chair Morrisette

 

168

Simpson

 

170

Chair Morrisette

 

174

Ryan Tribbett, Chief of Staff, Senator Metgser’s Office (EXHIBIT C)

 

208

Chair Morrisette

 

224

Tribett

 

230

Chair Morrisette

 

232

Belit Stockfleth, Manager, Food Stamp Program, Children, Adults and Families Division, Department of Human Services (DHS)(EXHIBIT D)

45A

278

Chair Morrisette

 

279

Sen. Kruse

 

284

Monte Burke, Quality Assurance Program Manager, Self Sufficiency Programs, DHS

 

294

Sen. Kruse

 

308

Burke

 

313

Sen. Kruse

 

322

Chair Morrisette

 

327

Burke

 

329

Sen. Verger

 

333

Burke

 

345

Sen. Verger

 

362

Stockfleth

 

370

Sen. Verger

 

374

Stockfleth

 

391

Sen. Verger

 

419

Sen. George

 

431

Chair Morrisette

46A

005

Patricia O’Sullivan, Director of Public Policy, DHS

 

047

Chair Morrisette

 

047

Sen. Verger

 

057

O’Sullivan

 

064

Chair Morrisette

 

066

O’Sullivan

 

069

Chair Morrisette

 

069

Sen. Kruse

 

070

O’Sullivan

 

071

Chair Morrisette

 

071

Sen. Kruse

 

076

O’Sullivan

 

079

Sen. Kruse

 

081

Chair Morrisette

 

081

O’Sullivan

 

087

Sen. Kruse

 

088

Chair Morrisette

 

091

O’Sullivan

 

092

Chair Morrisette

 

093

Sen. George

 

095

O’Sullivan

46A

096

Sen. George

 

102

O’Sullivan

 

113

Chair Morrisette

 

119

John Mullin, Legislative Advocate, Oregon Law Center (EXHIBIT E)

 

164

Chair Morrisette

 

 

Amendments submitted in advance by staff (EXHIBIT F)

 

 

 

SB 879 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

170

Chair Morrisette

 

172

Sen. Verger

 

180

Chair Morrisette

 

183

Sen. Verger

 

186

Sen. George

 

187

Chair Morrisette

 

193

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT G)

 

207

Kathy Hahn, Chair, Oregon Pain Commission (EXHIBIT H)

 

227

Chair Morrisette

 

228

Sen. Verger

 

251

Hahn

 

253

Chair Morrisette

 

255

Hahn

 

259

Chair Morrisette

 

260

Hahn

 

262

Chair Morrisette

 

264

Hahn

 

267

Chair Morrisette

 

270

Hahn

 

270

Chair Morrisette

 

291

Susan Pasinski, Oregon Pain Commission

 

307

Chair Morrisette

 

310

Pasinski

 

312

Chair

 

313

Pasinski

 

316

Weinbaum

 

321

Chair Morrisette

 

323

Weinbaum

 

325

Pasinski

 

347

Sen. Kruse

46A

355

Pasinski

 

356

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 879 – WORK SESSION

 

363

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 879 -2 amendments dated 3/21/07.

 

365

Chair Morrisette

 

366

Sen. George

 

374

Kathy Hahn, Chair, Oregon Pain Commission

 

387

Chair Morrisette

 

390

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

393

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves SB 879 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

398

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. MONNES ANDERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

SB 880 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

412

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT I)

45B

005

Chair Morrisette

 

014

Kathy Hahn, Chair, Oregon Pain Commission (EXHIBIT J)

 

030

Chair Morrisette

 

031

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

033

Hahn

 

036

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

038

Hahn

 

043

Chair Morrisette

 

043

Sen. Kruse

 

049

Chair Morrisette

 

049

Sen. Verger

 

051

Hahn

 

061

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 880 – WORK SESSION

 

069

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB  880-1 amendments dated 3/13/07.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

072

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

45B

074

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

076

Kathy Hahn, Chair, Oregon Pain Commission

 

081

Chair Morrisette

 

082

Sen. Verger

 

083

Hahn

 

084

Sen. Verger

 

085

Hahn

 

092

Sen. Verger

 

093

Hahn

 

094

Chair Morrisette

 

097

Sen. Kruse

MOTION:  Moves SB 880 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

100

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. KRUSE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

107

Chair Morrisette adjourns the meeting at 4:12 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 144, -1 amendment, staff, 1p
  2. SB 59, -1 amendment, staff, 1p
  3. SB 865, email, Ryan Tribbett, 1p
  4. SB 865, written testimony, Belit Stockfleth, 2pp     
  5. SB 865, written testimony, John Mullin, 1p
  6. SB 865, -1 amendment, staff, 1p
  7. SB 879, -2 amendment, staff, 3pp
  8. SB 879, information sheet, Kathy Hahn, 1p
  9. SB 880, -1 amendment, staff, 5pp
  10. SB 880, written testimony, Kathy Hahn, 2pp