SENATE COMMITTEE ON

LEGISLATIVE OPERATIONS & REFORM

 

March 28, 2007 Hearing Room 343

7:15 A.M. Tapes 17 - 18

(Corrected 5/5/07)

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Rod Monroe, Chair

Sen. Frank Morse, Vice-Chair

Sen. Jason Atkinson

Sen. Brad Avakian

Sen. Peter Courtney

Sen. Rick Metsger

 

MEMBER EXCUSED: Sen. Jackie Winters

 

STAFF PRESENT: Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

Krista Schuchard, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

SB 5522 Work Session

SB 5 Work Session

SB 699 Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 7 Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 6 Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 698 Public Hearing

SB 632 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

17A

003

Chair Monroe calls the meeting to order at 7:16 a.m.

 

011

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

SB 5522 WORK SESSION

 

022

Sen. Courtney

 

023

Chair Monroe

 

024

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

029

Chair Monroe

 

034

Taylor

 

035

Chair Monroe

 

037

Taylor

 

039

Chair Monroe

 

041

Sen. Avakian

 

045

Chair Monroe

17A

046

Sen. Avakian

 

051

Sen. Morse

 

053

Chair Monroe

 

056

MOTION: Sen. Morse moves SB 5522 to the floor WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION as to passage and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means.

 

062

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Winters

 

 

Chair Monroe, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

063

Chair Monroe

SB 5 WORK SESSION

 

064

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

071

Chair Monroe

 

074

Taylor

 

076

MOTION: Sen. Courtney moves to ADOPT SB 5-1 amendments dated 3/22/07.

 

080

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Winters

 

083

Chair Monroe, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

081

MOTION: Sen. Courtney moves SB 5 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

082

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Winters

 

083

Chair Monroe, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. COURTNEY will lead discussion on the floor.

 

090

Chair Monroe

SB 699 PUBLIC HEARING

 

091

Chair Monroe

 

093

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

103

Dave Henderson, Administrator, Legislative Administration

 

115

Chair Monroe

 

116

Henderson

 

121

Chair Monroe

 

125

Lt. Ethan Wilson, Capitol Mall Command, Oregon State Police

 

128

Chair Monroe

 

129

Wilson

 

142

Chair Monroe

 

143

Sen. Metsger

 

148

Henderson

 

160

Chair Monroe

17A

162

Sen. Atkinson

 

171

Henderson

 

188

Sen. Atkinson

 

196

Henderson

 

205

Chair Monroe

SB 699 WORK SESSION

 

210

MOTION: Sen. Atkinson moves SB 699 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

212

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 Winters

 

213

Chair Monroe, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. ATKINSON will lead discussion on the floor.

 

216

Chair Monroe

SB 7 PUBLIC HEARING

 

217

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

225

Chair Monroe

 

231

Dave Henderson, Administrator, Legislative Administration

 

238

Chair Monroe

 

240

Sen. Peter Courtney, State Senator, Senate District #11 (EXHIBIT B)

 

299

Chair Monroe

 

301

Sen. Morse

 

320

Sen. Atkinson

 

339

Sen. Courtney

 

373

Chair Monroe

 

375

Sen. Avakian

 

380

Henderson

 

390

Sen. Atkinson

 

410

Henderson

18A

006

Chair Monroe

 

009

Ginny Lang, Chair, Public Commission on the Oregon Legislature

 

019

Chair Monroe

SB 7 WORK SESSION

 

022

MOTION: Sen. Avakian moves SB 7 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Finance and Revenue by prior reference.

 

030

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Winters

 

030

Chair Monroe, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

031

Chair Monroe

SB 6 PUBLIC HEARING

18A

031

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

039

Chair Monroe

 

041

Sen. Peter Courtney, State Senator, Senate District #11 (EXHIBIT C)

 

077

Chair Monroe

 

078

Sen. Avakian

 

082

Sen. Courtney

 

095

Chair Monroe

SB 698 PUBLIC HEARING

 

102

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

104

Sen. Jason Atkinson, State Senator, Senate District #2

 

209

Chair Monroe

 

238

Sen. Atkinson

 

267

Sen. Morse

 

269

Sen. Atkinson

 

275

Dave Henderson, Administrator, Legislative Administration

 

285

Sen. Atkinson

 

287

Herb Colomb, Facility Services, Legislative Administration

 

290

Sen. Atkinson

 

291

Colomb

 

311

Chair Monroe

 

314

Colomb

 

315

Chair Monroe

 

321

Sen. Morse

 

326

Chair Monroe

 

327

Sen. Atkinson

 

340

Chair Monroe

SB 6 WORK SESSION

 

346

MOTION: Sen. Morse moves SB 6 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

377

VOTE: 6-0-1

EXCUSED: 1 - Winters

 

 

Chair Monroe, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

384

Chair Monroe

SB 632 PUBLIC HEARING

 

385

Marjorie Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT D)

 

406

Chair Monroe

 

409

Sen. Jason Atkinson, State Senator, Senate District #2

17B

001

Sen. Atkinson

17B

048

Chair Monroe

 

049

Sen. Metsger

 

068

Chair Monroe

 

070

Sen. Metsger

 

071

Sen. Atkinson

 

100

Chair Monroe

 

105

Dave Wright, Manager, Resource Management and Planning Division, Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (EXHIBIT E)

 

137

Chair Monroe

 

138

Lindsay Ball, Director, Department of Administrative Services (EXHIBIT F)

 

198

Chair Monroe

 

199

Sen. Morse

 

203

Ball

 

229

Sen. Morse

 

232

Chair Monroe

 

233

Amanda Rich, Representative, Oregon Recreation and Park Association

 

255

Chair Monroe

 

263

Sen. Morse

 

268

Sen. Courtney

The following written testimony was submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Margaret Noel, President, League of Women Voters of Oregon (EXHIBIT G)

 

317

Chair Monroe adjourns the meeting at 8:34 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 5, -1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 7, written testimony, Sen. Peter Courtney, 2 pp
  3. SB 6, written testimony, Sen. Peter Courtney, 2 pp
  4. SB 699, map, staff, 1 p
  5. SB 632, written testimony, Dave Wright, 1 p
  6. SB 632, written testimony, Lindsay Ball, 2 pp
  7. SB 632, written testimony, Margaret Noel, 1 p