HOUSE COMMITTEE ON VETERANS’ AFFAIRS

 

February 11, 2008                                                                                                   Hearing Room B

4:00 P.M.                                                                                                                          Tapes 3 - 4

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Rep. Jeff Barker, Chair

Rep. Mike Schaufler, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. Deborah Boone

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:          Rep. Wayne Scott, Vice-Chair

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Bill Taylor, Committee Administrator

Matt Davis, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES HEARD:           Mental Health and Re-Integration Issues Facing Oregon Veterans - 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

3A

003

Chair Barker opens the meeting at 4:08 p.m.

MENTAL HEALTH & RE-INTEGRATION OF OREGON VETS - INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

011

Rep. Boone

 

013

Rep. Schaufler

 

018

Chair Barker

 

019

Rep. Boquist

 

023

Congresswoman Darlene Hooley, United States Representative, Congressional District #5

 

165

Chair Barker

 

176

Congresswoman Hooley

 

186

Chair Barker

 

200

Congresswoman Hooley

 

201

Chair Barker

 

202

Rep. Boone

 

208

Congresswoman Hooley

 

216

Chair Barker

 

218

Congresswoman Hooley

 

222

Speaker Jeff Merkley, State Representative, House District # 49

 

299

Congresswoman Hooley

 

301

Chair Barker

3A

309

Rep. Schaufler

 

312

MOTION:  Rep. Barker moves to REQUEST the Speaker’s Office to authorize the preparation of a bill, at the request of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, concerning Congresswoman Hooley’s request.

 

 

VOTE:  3-0-1

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

EXCUSED:  1 - Scott

 

 

Chair Barker declares the motion CARRIED.

 

331

Chair Barker

 

359

Wes Carter, Veteran, McMinnville (EXHIBIT A)

4A

024

Chair Barker

 

028

Kevin O’Reilly, Veteran, Salem

 

048

Chair Barker

 

057

Carter

 

063

Chair Barker

 

076

Norman Hesseldahl, Veteran, Salem (EXHIBIT B)

 

142

George Kudszus, Veteran, Salem, OR

 

230

Rep. Boquist

 

247

Chair Barker adjourns the meeting at 4:56 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Mental Health and Re-Integration Issues Facing Oregon Veterans, written testimony, Wes Carter, 3 pp
  2. Mental Health and Re-Integration Issues Facing Oregon Veterans, written testimony, Norman Hesseldahl, 3 pp