HOUSE COMMITTEE ON RURAL POLICY

 

 

February 06, 2008 Hearing Room D

5:00 P.M. Tapes 1 2

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Arnie Roblan, Chair

Rep. Jean Cowan, Vice-Chair

Rep. George Gilman, Vice-Chair

Rep. Phil Barnhart

Rep. Vic Gilliam

 

STAFF PRESENT: Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

Susan Wyant, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard: Adoption of Committee Rules Organizational Meeting

HJR 101 Public Hearing

HJM 100- 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

1A

003

Chair Roblan calls the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m.

ADOPTION OF COMMITTEE RULES ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

 

004

Chair Roblan (EXHIBIT A)

 

006

Rep. Phil Barnhart, House District 11

 

009

Rep. George Gilman, House District 55

 

012

Rep. Vic Gilliam, House District 18

 

017

Rep. Jean Cowan, House District 10

 

020

Rep. Arnie Roblan, House District 9

 

023

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

027

MOTION: Rep. Gilman moves to ADOPT the proposed Committee Rules dated 02/07/08.

 

032

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

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

 

034

Chair Roblan

HJR 101 PUBLIC HEARING

 

037

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

038

Chair Roblan

 

040

Mike McArthur, Association of Oregon Counties

 

060

Andy Shaw, League of Oregon Cities (EXHIBIT B)

1A

083

Chair Roblan

 

085

Rep. Barnhart

 

087

Chair Roblan

HJM 100 PUBLIC HEARING

 

110

Scott Reed, Director, Oregon State University Extension Service (EXHIBIT C)

 

152

Mike McArthur, Association of Oregon Counties

 

161

Mary Botkin, American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

 

238

Chair Roblan

 

240

Rep. Barnhart

 

244

Ms. Botkin

 

246

Rep. Barnhart

 

248

Mr. McArthur

 

253

Chair Roblan

 

255

Rep. Jeff Merkley, Speaker, Oregon House of Representatives

 

347

Chair Roblan

 

349

Rep. Cowan

 

370

Speaker Merkley

 

373

Chair Roblan

 

377

Bill Kluting

2A

003

Jessica Stevens, Service Employees International Union (SEIU)

 

014

Chair Roblan

 

016

Rep. Gilliam

 

019

Stevens

 

035

Chair Roblan

 

037

Kluting

 

045

Chair Roblan

 

091

Ralph Saperstein, Boise Cascade, NW Pulp & Paper Association

 

116

Chair Roblan

 

126

Mr. Saperstein

 

130

Chair Roblan

 

152

Rep. Barnhart

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

 

 

Mayor Tom Potter, City of Portland (EXHIBIT D)

 

159

Chair Roblan adjourns the meeting at 5:43 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Adoption of Committee Rules, Proposed Committee Rules, staff, 2 pp
  2. HJR 101, Information sheet, Andy Shaw, 4 pp
  3. HJM 100, prepared testimony, Scott Reed, 1 p
  4. HJM 100, submitted testimony, Tom Potter, 1 p