HOUSE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

 

February 19, 2008 Hearing Room E

3:00 P.M. Tapes 15 16

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Terry Beyer, Chair

Rep. George Gilman, Vice-Chair

Rep. Carolyn Tomei, Vice-Chair

Rep. Cliff Bentz

Rep. Peter Buckley

Rep. Tobias Read

Rep. Greg Smith

 

STAFF PRESENT: Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator

Matt Davis, Committee Assistant

 

ISSUES HEARD: SB 1079A Work Session

Update on Columbia River Crossing - Informational Meeting

 

 

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

15A

003

Chair Beyer calls the meeting to order at 3:05 pm

SB 1079A WORK SESSION

 

010

Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator (EXHIBITS A,B)

 

024

Ron Harder (EXHIBIT C)

 

087

Paul Donheffner, Oregon State Marine Board (EXHIBIT D)

 

123

Dan Clem, Director, Department of Aviation

 

175

Rep. Buckley

 

181

Harder

 

184

Rep. G. Smith

 

189

Clem

 

194

Rep. G. Smith

 

204

Donheffner

 

213

Rep. G. Smith

 

224

Clem

 

244

Rep. G. Smith

 

246

Rep. Bentz

 

256

Donheffner

 

267

Rep. Bentz

15A

273

Donheffner

 

280

Clem

 

296

Rep. Bentz

 

301

Chair Beyer

 

313

Mark Kendall, Oregon Department of Energy

 

368

Chair Beyer

 

371

Rep. G. Smith

 

379

Paul Romain, Oregon Petroleum Association

 

424

Rep. G. Smith

 

427

Romain

 

433

Rep. G. Smith

16A

013

Romain

 

023

Rep. G. Smith

 

038

Rep. Buckley

 

045

Kendall

 

058

Chair Buckley

 

061

Rep. G. Smith

 

062

Kendall

 

074

Romain

 

091

Chair Beyer

 

092

Rep. G. Smith

 

096

Kendall

 

104

Chair Beyer

 

105

Rep. Gilman

 

115

MOTION: Rep. Gilman moves to ADOPT SB 1079-A9 amendments dated 2/19/08.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Beyer declares the motion CARRIED.

 

129

MOTION: Rep. Gilman moves to ADOPT SB 1079-A11 amendments dated 2/19/08.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Beyer declares the motion CARRIED.

 

132

Adopted

 

140

MOTION: Rep. Gilman moves SB 1079A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE: 8-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Beyer declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. GILMAN will lead discussion on the floor.

16A

144

Rep. Gilman

COLUMBIA RIVER CROSSING, UPDATE ON - INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

166

Doug Tindall, Deputy Director, Department of Transportation (EXHIBIT E)

 

209

John Osborn, Project Director Columbia River Crossing Project (EXHIBIT F)

 

263

Rep. Tomei

 

270

Osborn

 

275

Rep. Tomei

 

283

Tindall

 

297

Osborn

 

459

Rep. Tomei

15B

017

Tindall

 

022

Rep. Tomei

 

023

Tindall

 

031

Rep. Tomei

 

033

Tindall

 

035

Rep. Tomei

 

038

Tindall

 

043

Osborn

 

044

Tindall

 

048

Rep. Tomei

 

055

Rep. Tomei

 

056

Tindall

 

057

Osborn

 

085

Chair Beyer

 

090

Osborn

 

120

Rep. Tomei

 

122

Osborn

 

123

Rep. Dingfelder

 

138

Tindall

 

150

Osborn

 

161

Rep. Dingfelder

 

170

Osborn

 

202

Rep. Tomei

 

211

Osborn

 

224

Rep. Dingfelder

 

226

Rep. Tomei

 

238

Rep. Dingfelder

 

239

Rep. Tomei

15B

247

Tindall

 

263

Rep. Dingfelder

 

269

Tindall

 

289

Rep. Bentz

 

293

Tindall

 

300

Rep. Tomei

 

302

Tindall

 

310

Rep. Tomei

 

315

Tindall

 

323

Rep. Tomei

 

327

Tindall

 

329

Rep. Dingfelder

 

333

Chair Beyer

 

333

Rep. Dingfelder

 

337

Tindall

 

338

Rep Dingfelder

 

339

Tindall

 

346

Rep. Dingfelder

 

349

Chair Beyer

 

361

Jerry Grossnickel, Columbia River Crossing Task Force, Columbia River Towboat Association (EXHIBIT G)

16B

029

Grossnickel (continued)

 

057

Richard Brown, Columbia River Crossing Task Force, Bank of America (EXHIBIT H)

 

130

Chair Beyer

 

135

Jonathan Schleuter, Executive Director, Westside Economic Alliance

 

206

Dave Ticher, President, Laborers Affiliated with the Columbia Building Trades

 

240

Rep. Tomei

 

253

Osborn

 

267

Chair Beyer adjourns the meeting at 4:51 pm

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A.     SB 1079A, proposed amendments, staff, 1 p

B.     SB 1079A, proposed amendments, staff, 3 pp

C.     SB 1079A, informational packet, Ron Harder, 6 pp

D.    SB 1079A, informational packet, Paul Donheffner, 10 pp

E.     Columbia River Crossing, written testimony, Doug Tindall, 5 pp

F.      Columbia River Crossing, informational packet, John Osborn, 25 pp

G.    Columbia River Crossing, written testimony, Jerry Grossnickel, 2 pp

H.    Columbia River Crossing, written testimony, Richard Brown, 3 pp