SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

TAPE LOG

 

March 28, 2007   Hearing Room C

3:00 pm Tapes  49 - 50

 

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 766 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 792 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 792 – Work Session

SB 956 – Public Hearing

SB 996 – Public Hearing

 

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

49A

005

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

 

 

 

SB 766 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

011

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator

 

016

Chair Morrisette

 

020

David Beem, National Advocate for Special Needs Populations (EXHIBIT A)

 

031

Chair Morrisette

 

032

DC Winters, Assistant Advocate for Special Needs Populations

 

057

Chair Morrisette

 

059

Winters

 

064

Chair Morrisette

 

070

Winters

 

081

Chair Morrisette

 

083

Winters

 

085

Chair Morrisette

49A

088

Winters

 

093

Chair Morrisette

 

097

Sen. G George, SD 12

 

159

Chair Morrisette

 

161

Sen. G George

 

163

Winters

 

180

Chair Morrisette

 

179

Beem

 

183

Chair Morrisette

 

190

Mary Lee Fay, Administrator, Office of Developmental Disability Services, Seniors and People with Disabilities, Department of Human Services (DHS) (EXHIBIT B)

 

220

Sen. G George

 

223

Fay

 

227

Sen. G George

 

228

Fay

 

230

Chair Morrisette

 

251

Sen. G George

 

256

Fay

 

269

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

291

Fay

 

315

Chair Morrisette

 

316

Sen. Verger

 

380

Fay

 

398

Sen. Verger

 

407

Chair Morrisette

 

409

Bill Dalton, Advocate, Field of Disabilities and Mental Health

50A

005

Dalton continues testimony

 

066

Chair Morrisette

 

077

Dalton

 

078

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 792 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

082

Chair Morrisette

 

083

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator

 

091

Chair Morrisette

 

093

Jim Davis, Oregon Association of Retired and Senior Volunteer Programs, Oregon State Council for Retired Citizens, Save Oregon Seniors/United Seniors of Oregon (EXHIBIT C)

50A

177

Chair Morrisette

 

178

Davis

 

185

Chair Morrisette

 

188

Davis

 

191

Chair Morrisette

 

193

Davis

 

201

Beth Fox, Director, Linn-Benton RSVP (EXHIBIT D)

 

223

Chair Morrisette

 

229

Fox

 

248

Sen. Verger

 

266

Fox

 

274

Chair Morrisette

 

280

Nicole Palmateer, Oregon Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Disabilities

 

284

Chair Morrisette

 

285

Palmateer

 

294

Sen. Kruse

 

300

Chair Morrisette

 

302

Palmateer

 

303

Chair Morrisette

 

307

Sen. Kruse

 

308

Sen. Kruse

 

310

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

312

Sen. Kruse

 

313

Chair Morrisette

 

316

Palmateer

 

324

Chair Morrisette

 

326

Davis

 

353

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

367

Chair Morrisette

 

398

Lee Girard, Manager, Community Independence and Advocacy, Seniors and People with Disabilities Division, Department of Human Services (DHS) (EXHIBIT E)

 

414

Chair Morrisette

 

416

John Mullin, Oregon Law Center

49B

005

Mullin continues testimony

 

034

Chair Morrisette

 

036

Mullin

 

045

Chair Morrisette

49B

049

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

050

Sen. Verger

 

053

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 792 – WORK SESSION

 

056

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves SB 792 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

058

Verger

 

059

Sen. Kruse

 

060

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

SB 956 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

067

Chair Morrisette

 

068

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator

 

072

Chair Morrisette

 

074

Jim Davis, Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon/ Save Oregon Seniors, Oregon State Council for Retired Citizens/United Seniors of Oregon (EXHIBIT F)

 

114

Garvin Rider, JD

 

153

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

157

Rider

 

165

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

174

Rider

 

189

Chair Morrisette

 

189

Sen. Verger

 

196

Rider

 

209

Chair Morrisette

 

210

Sen. G George

 

215

Rider

 

223

Sen. G George

 

227

Rider

 

238

Davis

 

248

Chair Morrisette

 

248

Sen. Kruse

 

258

Rider

 

268

Sen. Kruse

 

269

Rider

49B

273

Sen. G George

 

277

Rider

 

281

Chair Morrisette

 

289

James Toews, Department of Human Services (DHS) (EXHIBIT G)

 

379

Chair Morrisette

 

380

Toews

 

389

Chair Morrisette

 

394

Toews

 

417

Chair Morrisette

 

424

Toews

 

427

Sen. Kruse

 

438

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

443

Toews

 

457

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

470

Toews

50B

005

Toews continues testimony

 

007

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

013

Toews

 

014

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

014

Toews

 

024

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

029

Toews

 

034

Chair Morrisette

 

036

Rob Johnson, Government Affairs Representative, Oregon Health Care Association

 

041

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 996 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

055

Chair Morrisette

 

064

Rob Johnson, Government Affairs Representative, Oregon Health Care Association (EXHIBIT H)

 

090

Chair Morrisette

 

091

Nicole Palmateer, Oregon Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Disabilities (EXHIBIT I)

 

116

Chair Morrisette

 

117

Jerry Cohen, State Director, American Association of Retired People (EXHIBIT J)

 

153

Chair Morrisette

 

154

Cohen

50B

155

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

167

Cohen

 

194

Chair Morrisette

 

197

Cohen

 

214

Chair Morrisette

 

220

Bob Lawrence, Member, Governor’s Commission on Senior Services (EXHIBIT K)

 

289

Chair Morrisette

 

290

Lawrence

 

291

Chair

 

294

Sen. Verger

 

301

Lawrence

 

314

Sen. Verger

 

323

Chair Morrisette

 

337

Jim Davis, Oregon Association of Retired and Senior Volunteer Programs, Oregon State Council for Retired Citizens, Save Oregon Seniors/United Seniors of Oregon

 

370

Chair Morrisette

 

385

James Toews, Department of Human Services (EXHIBIT L)

 

429

Toews continues testimony

 

438

Chair Morrisette

 

444

Sen. G George

 

468

Chair Morrisette adjourns the meeting at 5:06 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 766, written testimony, David Beam, 2pp
  2. SB 766, written testimony, Mary Lee Fay, 2pp
  3. SB 792, written testimony, Jim Davis, 2pp
  4. SB 792, spread sheet, Beth Fox, 1p
  5. SB 792, written testimony, Lee Girard, 2pp
  6. SB 956, written testimony, Jim Davis, 2pp
  7. SB 956, information packet, James Toews, 3pp
  8. SB 996, written testimony, Rob Johnson, 1p
  9. SB 996, written testimony, Nicole Palmateer, 1p
  10. SB 996, written testimony, Jerry Cohen, 1p
  11. SB 996, written testimony, Bob Lawrence, 2pp
  12. SB 996, information packet, James Toews, 6pp