SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

TAPE LOG

 

April 23, 2007 Hearing Room C

3:00 pm Tapes 63 - 64

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Bill Morrisette, Chair

Sen. Jeff Kruse, Vice-Chair

Sen. Gary George

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

STAFF PRESENT: Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator

Anna Wuitschick, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES OR ISSUES HEARD:

SB 157 Work Session

SB 326 Work Session

SB 617 Work Session

SB 865 Work Session

SB 754 Work Session

SB 14 Public Hearing

SB 16 Public Hearing

SB 16 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

63A

005

Chair Morrisette calls the meeting to order at 3:17 pm

 

 

 

SB 157 WORK SESSION

 

010

Chair Morrisette

 

011

Ilana Weinbuam, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A, B)

 

021

Chair Morrisette

 

022

James Toews, Senior and Disability Program, Department of Human Services (DHS)

 

036

Chair Morrisette

 

037

Toews

 

049

Chair Morrisette

 

050

Sen. Kruse

63A

052

Chair Morrisette

 

053

Toews

 

054

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 157-3 amendments dated 4/20/07.

 

055

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

056

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 157 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

059

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

066

Sen. Kruse

 

 

 

SB 326 WORK SESSION

 

069

Chair Morrisette

 

070

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT C)

 

083

Chair Morrisette

 

084

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 326-4 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

086

Sen. Kruse

 

086

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

087

Sen. Kruse

MOTION: Sen. Kruse Moves SB 326 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

090

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

SB 617 WORK SESSION

 

095

Chair Morrisette

 

096

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

105

Chair Morrisette

 

106

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 617-4 amendments dated 4/23/07.

63A

108

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

110

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 617 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and THE SUBSEQUEBT REFERRAL to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference BE RECINDED.

 

113

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

SB 865 WORK SESSION

 

117

Chair Morrisette

 

118

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT E, F)

 

124

Sen. Kruse

 

125

Weinbaum

 

126

Chair Morrisette

 

134

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 865-2 amendments dated 4/12/07.

 

136

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

138

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 865 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

140

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

 

 

SB 754 WORK SESSION

 

147

Chair Morrisette

 

149

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT G, H, I)

 

163

Chair Morrisette

 

164

Weinbaum

 

167

Chair Morrisette

 

170

Sen. Kruse

 

177

Chair Morrisette

 

182

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 754-1 amendments dated 3/30/07.

63A

183

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

184

Sen. Kruse

MOTION: Moves to ADOPT SB 754-2 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

185

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

189

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 754 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference.

 

194

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

 

197

Sen. Kruse

 

200

Chair Morrisette

 

201

Sen. G George

 

202

Weinbaum

 

203

Chair Morrisette recesses meeting at 3:35pm

 

225

Chair Morrisette reconvenes at 3:38 pm

 

 

 

SB 14 PUBLIC HEARING

 

228

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

279

Chair Morrisette

 

281

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

288

Chair Morrisette

 

306

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

331

Chair Morrisette

 

332

Sen. Verger

 

338

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

341

Sen. Verger

 

351

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

370

Chair Morrisette

 

373

Sen. Vicki Walker

 

381

Genoa Ingram, Oregon Academy of Audiology

 

404

Sen. Verger

 

426

Ingram

 

438

Chair Morrisette

63A

439

Ingram

 

447

Chair Morrisette

 

452

Ingram

64A

005

Ingram continues testimony

 

008

Sen. Kruse

 

012

Sen. Verger

 

021

Chair Morrisette

 

022

Ingram

 

025

Chair Morrisette

 

026

Sen. Kruse

 

029

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 16 PUBLIC HEARING

 

036

Chair Morrisette

 

037

Ilana Weinbaum, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT J, K)

 

052

Chair Morrisette

 

053

Sen. Betsy Johnson

 

071

Sen. Kruse

 

072

Sen. Betsy Johnson

 

077

Sen. Verger

 

090

Sen. Betsy Johnson

 

115

Chair Morrisette

 

130

Ann Jackson, Oregon Hospice Association (EXHIBIT L, M)

 

230

Jackson continues testimony

 

291

Sen. Kruse

 

301

Jackson

 

311

Sen. Kruse

 

312

Jackson

 

312

Sen. Kruse

 

315

Jackson

 

315

Sen. Kruse

 

317

Jackson

 

325

Sen. Kruse

 

330

Jackson

 

344

Sen. Kruse

 

347

Jackson

 

350

Chair Morrisette

 

351

Sen. G George

64A

356

Jackson

 

377

Sen. G George

 

380

Jackson

 

395

Sen. G George

 

402

Jackson

 

411

Sen. Verger

63B

005

Jackson

 

006

Sen. Verger

 

010

Jackson

 

017

Sen. Kruse

 

018

Jackson

 

019

Sen. Verger

 

020

Jackson

 

024

Sen. Verger

 

029

Jackson

 

035

Chair Morrisette

 

 

 

SB 16 WORK SESSION

 

037

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 16-1 amendments dated 4/20/07.

 

038

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

039

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 16-2 amendments dated 4/23/07.

 

040

VOTE: 4-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

042

MOTION: Sen. Kruse moves SB 16 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

045

VOTE: 4-0-1

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

EXCUSED: 1 - Sen. Monnes Anderson

 

 

Chair Morrisette declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. JOHNSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

049

Chair Morrisette adjourns the meeting at 4:30 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 157, -3 amendment, staff, 4pp
  2. SB 157, hand engrossed bill with -3 amendment, staff, 9pp
  3. SB 326. -4 amendment, staff, 10pp
  4. SB 617, -4 amendment, staff, 2pp
  5. SB 865, -2 amendment, staff, 1p
  6. SB 865, personal statement of Margaret Noel, staff 1p
  7. SB 754, -1 amendment, staff, 1p
  8. SB 754, -2 amendment, staff, 1p
  9. SB 754, background information, staff, 3pp
  10. SB 16, -1 amendment, staff, 1p
  11. SB 16, -2 amendment, staff, 1p
  12. SB 16, written testimony, Ann Jackson, 3pp
  13. SB 16, PowerPoint, Ann Jackson, 3pp