HOUSE COMMITTEE ON WORKFORCE & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

February 05, 2008 Hearing Room D

8:00 A.M. Tapes 1 - 2

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Brad Witt, Chair

Rep. John Lim, Vice-Chair

Rep. Chuck Riley, Vice-Chair

Rep. Phil Barnhart

Rep. Paul Holvey

Rep. John E. Huffman

Rep. Sherrie Sprenger

 

MEMBER VISITING: Sen. Betsy Johnson

 

STAFF PRESENT: Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator

Martha Ragland, Committee Assistant

 

 

Measures or Issues Heard: Adoption of Committee Rules Organizational Meeting

HB 3607 - 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 Witt calls the meeting to order at 8:18 a.m.

ADOPTION OF COMMITTEE RULES ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

 

007

Rep. Sherrie Sprenger, House District #17

 

013

Chair Witt

 

016

Sen. Betsy Johnson, District #16

 

018

Chair Witt

 

028

Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator

 

033

Chair Witt

 

047

Chair Witt opens work session on rules

 

049

Rep. Lim

 

050

Chair Witt

 

052

MOTION: Rep. Riley moves to ADOPT the proposed Committee Rules dated 2/4/08 (EXHIBIT A).

 

055

Rep. Barnhart

 

057

Brennan

 

060

VOTE: 7-0-0

1A

 

Chair Witt hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

HB 3607 PUBLIC HEARING

 

090

Brennan

 

096

Chair Witt

 

100

Paul Evans, Policy Advisor to Governor Kulongoski

 

156

Chair Witt

 

160

Brigadier General Mike Caldwell, Deputy Director, Oregon Military Department

 

209

Ken Murphy, Director, Oregon Emergency Management

 

223

Chair Witt

 

239

Rep. Riley

 

240

Gen. Caldwell

 

243

Rep. Riley

 

245

Gen. Caldwell

 

246

Rep. Riley

 

252

Evans

 

256

Chair Witt

 

258

Representative Lim

 

265

Evans

 

282

Rep. Lim

 

289

Evans

 

300

Gen. Caldwell

 

313

Rep. Lim

 

320

Murphy

 

331

Chair Witt

 

334

Rep. Sprenger

 

341

Chair Witt

 

350

Gen. Caldwell

 

360

Chair Witt

 

372

Marc Farmer, General Manager, West Oregon Electric Cooperative

2A

045

Chair Witt

 

048

Rep. Lim

 

049

Farmer

 

055

Sen. Johnson

 

069

Chair Witt

 

076

Sen. Johnson

 

085

Chair Witt

 

 

 

2A

088

Rep. Deborah Boone, House District #32

 

102

Chair Witt

 

112

Tony Hyde, Columbia County Commissioner

 

184

Chair Witt

 

187

Mark Labhart, Tillamook County Commissioner (EXHIBIT B)

 

2.8

Chair Witt

 

282

Sen. Johnson

 

283

Labhart

 

285

Chair Witt

 

291

Labhart

 

305

Hyde

 

324

Chair Witt

 

357

Hyde

 

359

Rep. Lim

 

375

Labhart

 

415

Hyde

1B

020

Chair Witt

 

035

Rep. Riley

 

051

Rep. Huffman

 

054

Hyde

 

060

Rep. Huffman

 

062

Hyde

 

075

Rep. Huffman

 

078

Chair Witt

 

083

Rep. Barnhart

 

096

Hyde

 

119

Labhart

 

139

Rep. Huffman

 

144

Hyde

 

154

Rep. Huffman

 

156

Hyde

 

158

Labhart

 

160

Rep. Huffman

 

162

Chair Witt

 

166

Hyde

 

172

Rep. Huffman

 

 

 

 

178

Hyde

1B

185

Chair Witt

 

196

Rep. Barnhart

 

197

Chair Witt

 

198

Jim Walker (signed up to testify but declines)

 

199

Chair Witt

 

200

Dr. Cox, Superintendent, Vernonia School District

 

370

Chair Witt

 

420

Paul Evans

 

430

Chair Witt

 

435

Ken Murphy

 

439

Sen. Johnson

2B

010

Chair Witt

 

011

Gen. Mike Caldwell

 

022

Evans

 

035

Sen. Johnson

 

049

Gen. Caldwell

 

055

Chair Witt

 

061

Evans

 

064

Rep. Barnhart

 

072

Chair Witt

 

079

Hyde

 

091

Chair Witt

 

108

Lim

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

 

 

Mayor Diane Pohl, City of Clatskanie (EXHIBIT C)

 

 

Steven West, Emergency Management Association (EXHIBIT D)

 

110

Chair Witt adjourns meeting 9:58 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Rules, Committee, staff, 2 pp
  2. HB 3607, written testimony, Mark Labhart, 1 p
  3. HB 3607, written testimony, Diane Pohl, 1 p
  4. HB 3607, informational handout, Steven West, 5 pp