HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH CARE

 

February 5, 2008                                                                                                     Hearing Room D

3:00 P.M.                                                                                                                          Tapes 1 - 2

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair

Rep. Tina Kotek, Vice-Chair

Rep. Dennis Richardson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

Rep. Scott Bruun

Rep. Ben Cannon

Rep. Linda Flores

Rep. Sara Gelser

Rep. Ron Maurer

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

Susan Wyant, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES HEARD:                       Adoption of Committee Rules – Organizational Meeting

                                                HB 3614 – Public Hearing

 

This tape log is in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  For complete contents, please refer to the cassette tapes.

 

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COUNTER

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BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

1A

004

Chair Greenlick opens the House Committee on Health Care at 3:08 p.m.

ADOPTION OF COMMITTEE RULES - ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

 

005

Chair Greenlick (EXHIBIT A)

 

010

Rep. Flores

 

013

Chair Greenlick

 

016

Rep. Flores

 

020

Chair Greenlick

 

024

Rep. Flores

 

029

Chair Greenlick

 

031

Rep. Flores

 

032

Rep. Richardson

 

034

Chair Greenlick

 

036

Rep. Flores

 

038

Chair Greenlick

 

041

Rep. Flores

 

047

Chair Greenlick

 

059

Rep. Richardson

 

064

Chair Greenlick

1A

66

MOTION:  Rep. Kotek moves to ADOPT the proposed Committee Rules dated 2/5/08.

 

071

VOTE:  5-3-1

AYE:               5 - Bonamici, Bruun, Cannon, Kotek, Greenlick

NAY:               3 - Flores, Maurer, Richardson

EXCUSED:     1 - Gelser

 

 

Chair Greenlick declares the motion CARRIED.

 

080

Chair Greenlick

HB 3614 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

084

Chair Greenlick

 

124

Jim Edge, Assistant Director, Division of Medical Assistance Programs, Department of Human Services (DHS)

 

164

Chair Greenlick

 

167

Mr. Edge

 

168

Judy Mohr Peterson, Deputy Budget Director, Department of Finance and Policy Analysis, DHS (EXHIBIT B)

 

190

Chair Greenlick

 

196

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

197

Rep. Kotek

 

204

Mr. Edge

 

210

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

217

Chair Greenlick

 

223

Rep. Kotek

 

233

Mr. Edge

 

246

Rep. Gelser

 

259

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

262

Rep. Gelser

 

265

Chair Greenlick

 

273

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

295

Rep. Gelser

 

298

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

300

Chair Greenlick

 

303

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

312

Chair Greenlick

 

314

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

350

Chair Greenlick

 

357

Rep Richardson

 

361

Chair Greenlick

 

365

Rep. Cannon

 

368

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

404

Chair Greenlick

1A

414

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

420

Chair Greenlick

 

422

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

430

Chair Greenlick

 

442

Rep. Maurer

 

444

Chair Greenlick

 

446

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

460

Chair Greenlick

 

462

Ms. Mohr Peterson

2A

012

Chair Greenlick

 

016

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

024

Chair Greenlick

 

027

Rep. Maurer

 

037

Chair Maurer

 

039

Rep. Maurer

 

046

Chair Greenlick

 

053

Rep. Richardson

 

055

Chair Greenlick

 

057

Rep. Maurer

 

060

Chair Greenlick

 

064

Rep. Maurer

 

072

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

074

Chair Greenlick

 

075

Rep. Maurer

 

088

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

099

Rep. Maurer

 

101

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

102

Rep. Maurer

 

104

Chair Greenlick

 

106

Rep. Maurer

 

111

Mr. Edge

 

113

Patricia O’ Sullivan, Director of Public Policy, DHS

 

134

Chair Greenlick

 

144

Ms. O’ Sullivan

 

152

Chair Greenlick

 

156

Ms. O’Sullivan

 

158

Mr. Edge

 

172

Chair Greenlick

2A

180

Rep. Richardson

 

191

Chair Greenlick

 

192

Rep. Richardson

 

196

Chair Greenlick

 

199

Rep. Maurer

 

205

Ms. O’Sullivan

 

220

Rep. Maurer

 

224

Ms. O’ Sullivan

 

231

Rep Richardson

 

253

Mr. Edge

 

265

Chair Greenlick

 

268

Rep. Kotek

 

300

Chair Greenlick

 

302

Mr. Edge

 

309

Rep. Kotek

 

315

Mr. Edge

 

326

Rep. Richardson

 

330

Mr. Edge

 

343

Rep. Richardson

 

345

Mr. Edge

 

351

Rep. Richardson

 

358

Chair Greenlick

 

392

Ms. Mohr Peterson

 

402

Chair Greenlick

 

409

Rep. Maurer

 

434

Chair Greenlick

 

438

Rep. Maurer

 

444

Chair Greenlick

1B

023

Rep. Bonamici

 

031

Lorey Freeman, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

 

036

Chair Greenlick

 

055

Karen Nibler, Social Policy Coordinator, League of Women’s Voters (EXHIBIT C)

 

089

Chair Greenlick

 

094

Andi Miller, Senior Policy Analyst, Oregon Business Association (EXHIBIT D)

 

117

Chair Greenlick

 

120

Miller

 

122

Bill Thomas, Director, Washington County Commission on Children & Families (EXHIBIT E)

1B

205

Chair Greenlick

 

208

Rep. Kotek

 

214

Thomas

 

222

Rep. Gelser

 

224

Chair Greenlick

 

226

John Mullin, Attorney, Oregon Law Center

 

256

Rep. Maurer

 

262

Mullin

 

264

Chair Greenlick

 

300

Rep Richardson

 

303

Chair Greenlick

 

306

Rep. Maurer

 

312

Chair Greenlick

 

315

Rep. Richardson

 

321

Chair Greenlick

 

324

Patricia O’Sullivan

 

335

Chair Greenlick

 

340

O’Sullivan

 

346

Chair Greenlick

 

350

O’Sullivan

 

353

Chair Greenlick

 

357

Rep. Kotek

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Patty Whitney-Wise, Executive Director, Oregon Hunger Relief Task Force (EXHIBIT F)

 

 

Thomas Aschenbrener, President, Northwest Health Foundation (EXHIBIT G)

 

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Chair Greenlick adjourned the committee at 4:40 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Adoption of Committee Rules, Committee rules, staff, 2 pp
  2. HB 3614, background information, Judy Moore-Peterson, 5 pp
  3. HB 3614, written testimony, Karen Nibler, 1 p
  4. HB 3614, written testimony, Andi Miller, 1 p
  5. HB 3614, written testimony, Bill Thomas, 3 pp
  6. HB 3614, written testimony, Patti Whitney-Wise, 1 p
  7. HB 3614, written testimony, Tom Aschenbrener, 1 p