HOUSE COMMITTEE ON VETERAN’S AFFAIRS

 

February 5, 2008                                                                                                     Hearing Room E

5:00 P.M.                                                                                                                                 Tape 1

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Rep.  Jeff Barker, Chair

Rep. Mike Schaufler, Vice-Chair

Rep. Wayne Scott, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Deborah Boone

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Bill Taylor, Committee Administrator

Matt Davis, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES HEARD:                       Adoption of Committee Rules – Organizational Meeting

                                                HB 3625 – Public Hearing and 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

1A

003

Chair Barker opens the meeting at 5:12 p.m.

ADOPTION OF COMMITTEE RULES – ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

 

008

Bill Taylor, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

 

010

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

 

014

VOTE:  3-2-0

AYE:               3 - Boone, Schaufler, Barker

NAY:               2 - Boquist, Scott

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIED.

 

020

Chair Barker

HB 3625 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

028

Chair Barker

 

029

Paul Evans, Military Policy Advisor, Governor’s Office

 

046

Jim Willis, Director, Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs

 

081

Chair Barker

 

084

David Allen Burkhart

 

165

Chair Barker

 

167

Rep. Boone

 

172

Chair Barker

 

177

Harlan Levy, State Director, National Federation of Independent Business

 

186

Chair Barker

1A

192

Bob Repine, Director. Oregon Economic & Community Development Department

 

239

Steven Weiss, Member, Military Families Speak Out

 

304

Chair Barker

 

322

Weiss

 

325

Chair Barker

 

334

Weiss

 

337

Chair Barker

HB 3625 – WORK SESSION

 

352

MOTION:  Rep. Scott moves HB 3625 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the Committee on Ways and Means by prior reference.

 

362

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIED.

 

364

Bill Taylor, Committee Administrator

 

380

Chair Barker adjourns the committee at 5:38 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Adoption of Committee Rules, Committee Rules, staff, 2 pp