SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

TAPE LOG

 

April 09, 2007 Hearing Room C

3:00 pm Tapes  55 - 56

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Bill Morrisette, Chair

Sen. Jeff Kruse, Vice-Chair Morrisette

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 491 – Work Session

                                                SB 617 – Work Session

                                                SB 161 – Public Hearing

                                                SB 161 – 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

55A

005

Chair Morrisette calls the meeting to order at 3:09 pm

 

 

 

SB 491 – WORK SESSION

 

010

Chair Morrisette (EXHIBIT A)

 

012

Sasha Pollack, Sen. Deckert’s office

 

025

John McCulley, Oregon Speech-Language-Hearing Association

 

030

Chair Morrisette

 

031

Pollack

 

033

Chair Morrisette

 

038

Pollack

 

044

Chair Morrisette

 

046

McCulley

 

050

Chair Morrisette

 

053

Sen. Kruse

 

054

McCulley

55A

059

Sen. Kruse

 

061

McCulley

 

062

Pollack

 

068

Chair Morrisette

 

078

McCulley

 

079

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

087

Chair Morrisette

 

089

Sen. Verger

 

090

Pollack

 

095

Sen. Verger

 

097

Pollack

 

102

Sen. Verger

 

104

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

108

Chair Morrisette

 

112

Sen. Kruse

 

112

Chair Morrisette

 

117

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 491-2 amendments dated 4/9/07.

 

119

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

121

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves SB 491 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

125

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. DECKERT will lead discussion on the floor.

 

 

 

SB 617 – WORK SESSION

 

128

Chair Morrisette (EXHIBIT B, C)

 

130

Tootie Smith, Brain Injury Association of Oregon

 

144

Chair Morrisette

 

145

Smith

 

146

Chair Morrisette

 

147

Smith

 

149

Chair Morrisette

 

149

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

153

Chair Morrisette

 

155

Sen. Kruse

 

157

Chair Morrisette

 

158

Sen. Kruse

55A

158

Chair Morrisette

 

160

Sen. Verger

 

161

Smith

 

164

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 161 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

180

Chair Morrisette (EXHIBIT D, E)

 

185

Grant Higginson, Administrator, Office of Community Health and Public Planning, Public Health Division, Department of Human Services (EXHIBIT F)

 

299

Chair Morrisette

 

306

Leland Berger, JD (EXHIBIT G)

 

406

Berger continues testimony

56A

005

Berger continues testimony

 

006

Chair Morrisette

 

006

Berger

 

042

Chair Morrisette

 

051

Stormy Ray, Stormy Ray Cardholders Foundation

 

057

Jerry Wade, Stormy Ray Cardholders Foundation

 

060

Ray

 

076

Wade

 

084

Sen. Kruse

 

091

Wade

 

109

Chair Morrisette

 

111

Sen. Kruse

 

112

Chair Morrisette

 

129

Wade

 

141

Chair Morrisette

 

149

John Sajo, Executive Director, Voter Power

 

256

Chair Morrisette

 

257

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

259

Sajo

 

260

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

264

Sajo

 

270

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

272

Sajo

 

279

Chair Morrisette

 

289

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

291

Chair Morrisette

56A

292

Higginson

 

301

Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

305

Higginson

 

307

Chair Morrisette

 

313

Higginson

 

338

Chair Morrisette

 

339

Higginson

 

341

Chair Morrisette

 

347

Higginson

 

351

Chair Morrisette

 

356

Higginson

 

359

Sen. Kruse

 

359

Chair Morrisette

 

361

Sen. Kruse

 

363

Chair Morrisette

 

375

Lindsey Bradshaw

55B

005

Bradshaw continues testimony

 

012

Chair Morrisette

 

013

Cynthia Willis

 

043

Chair Morrisette

 

053

Geri Kulp, Member, Voter Power Foundation

 

122

Chair Morrisette

 

123

Jim Greig, Americans for Safe Access Medical Marijuana Advocacy Group (EXHIBIT H)

 

197

Chair Morrisette

 

210

Kelly Logsdon

 

233

Chair Morrisette

 

235

Elvy Musikka

 

295

Chair Morrisette

 

300

Rod Hagen, Chaplin, Oregon Blinded Veterans Association

 

320

Anthony Johnson, Political Director, Voter Power Foundation (EXHIBIT I, J)

 

336

Chair Morrisette

 

350

Jennifer Abboud

 

 

 

SB 161- WORK SESSION

56B

005

Chair Morrisette

 

007

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 161-1 amendments dated 4/5/07.

56B

010

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Sen. G George

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

012

Sen. Kruse

MOTION:  Moves SB 161 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

013

Chair Morrisette

 

031

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. KRUSE AND SEN. MORRISETTE will lead discussion on the floor.

 

038

Chair Morrisette adjourns the meeting at 4:41 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 491, -2 amendment, staff, 1p
  2. SB 617, -1 amendment, staff, 3pp
  3. SB 617, -2 amendment, staff, 3pp
  4. SB 161, -1 amendment, staff, 4pp
  5. SB 161, hand engrossed bill, staff, 9pp
  6. SB 161, written testimony, Grant Higginson, 2pp
  7. SB 161, HB 3299, Leland Berger, 8pp
  8. SB 161, informational packet, Jim Greig, 43pp
  9. SB 161, written testimony, Anthony Johnson, 2pp
  10. SB 161, written testimony of Eric Dover, Anthony Johnson, 1p