SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE AND LABOR

 

February 18, 2008 Hearing Room B

10:00 AM Tapes 5 6

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Ben Westlund, Chair

Sen. Gary George, Vice-Chair

Sen. Richard Devlin

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

Sen. Jackie Winters

 

 

STAFF PRESENT: Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator

Graham Coslett, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD: HB 3632 A Public Hearing and Work Session

HB 3630 A 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

5A

003

Chair Westlund calls the meeting to order at 10:06 a.m.

 

007

Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT A)

HB 3632 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

008

Chair Westlund

 

015

Rep. Chuck Burley

 

030

Jeff Eager, attorney, Mt. Bachelor/ Mt. Bachelor Sports Education Foundation

 

032

Chair Westlund

 

034

Eager

 

103

Chair Westlund

 

106

Eager

 

108

Scott Kaden, President, Pacific Northwest Ski Areas Association (EXHIBIT B)

 

111

Chair Westlund

 

113

Kaden

 

116

Eager

 

131

Chair Westlund

 

132

Chuck Kenlan, Executive Director, Mt. Bachelor Sports Education Foundation (EXHIBIT C)

 

192

Chair Westlund

5A

193

Sen. Prozanski

 

198

Kenlan

 

200

Sen. Prozanski

 

205

Eager

 

232

Sen. Prozanski

 

238

Eager

 

240

Sen. Prozanski

 

243

Kaden

 

251

Sen. Prozanski

 

253

Kaden

 

254

Sen. Prozanski

 

256

Kaden

 

258

Sen. Prozanski

 

261

Kaden

 

277

Sen. Prozanski

 

290

Kaden

 

328

Sen. Prozanski

 

334

Eager

 

339

Chair Westlund

 

356

Sen. George

 

358

Kaden

 

360

Sen. George

 

362

Kaden

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

 

 

Jeff Kohnstamm, President and Area Operator, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area (EXHIBIT D)

 

 

Dave Tragethon, Executive Director of Communications, Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort (EXHIBIT E)

 

363

Chair Westlund

HB 3632 A WORK SESSION

 

378

MOTION: Sen. Winters moves to ADOPT HB 3632-A2 amendments dated 2/15/08.

 

380

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Westlund hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

385

MOTION: Sen. Winters moves HB 3632A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

387

Chair Westlund

 

389

Sen. Prozanski

 

392

Chair Westlund

5A

397

Sen. Prozanski

 

402

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Westlund hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

CHAIR WESTLUND will lead discussion on the floor.

 

414

Van Winkle

 

416

Chair Westlund

HB 3630 A PUBLIC HEARING

 

423

Theresa Van Winkle, Committee Administrator (EXHIBIT F,G)

 

433

Chair Westlund

6A

004

Chair Westlund

 

012

Cory Streisinger, Director, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT H)

 

064

Sen. George

 

065

Streisinger

 

071

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici

 

191

Chair Westlund

 

194

Chris Ambrose, Oregon Mortgage Lenders Association (by phone)

 

215

Chair Westlund

 

220

Lou Savage, Senior Policy Advisor, Department of Consumer and Business Services (EXHIBIT I)

 

267

Ambrose

 

292

Savage

 

310

Chair Westlund

 

311

Sen. George

 

317

Streisinger

 

319

Ambrose

 

342

Chair Westlund

 

351

Van Winkle

 

354

Chair Westlund

 

363

Liz Cruthers, Detective, Portland Police

 

404

Sen. Prozanski

 

408

Cruthers

 

412

Sen. Prozanski

 

419

Cruthers

5B

003

Cruthers continues

 

021

Sen. Winters

 

024

Cruthers

 

028

Sen. Prozanski

 

033

Chair Westlund

5B

035

Matt Jaffe, City of Portland

 

046

Chair Westlund

 

054

Jaffe

 

060

Van Winkle

 

062

Chair Westlund

 

072

Sen. Devlin

 

077

Jaffe

 

079

Chuck Taylor, Legislative Counsel

 

092

Sen. Prozanski

 

096

Taylor

 

100

Sen. Devlin

 

108

Taylor

 

118

Chair Westlund recesses at 11:18 a.m.

 

119

Chair Westlund reconvenes committee

 

128

Sen. Devlin

 

131

Chair Westlund

 

134

Sen. Prozanski

 

156

Sen. Winters

 

164

Chair Westlund

 

168

Sen. Devlin

 

170

Chair Westlund

 

186

Sen. Winters

 

192

Chair Westlund adjourns meeting at 11:26 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. HB 3632 A, -A2 amendments, staff, 1 p
  2. HB 3632 A, written testimony, Scott Kaden, 2 pp
  3. HB 3632 A, written testimony, Chuck Kenlan, 3 pp
  4. HB 3632 A, written testimony of Jeff Kohnstamm, staff, 1 p
  5. HB 3632 A, written testimony of Dave Tragethon, staff, 1 p
  6. HB 3630 A, hand engrossed with A3 amendments, staff, 23 pp
  7. HB 3630 A, -A3 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  8. HB 3630 A, written testimony, Cory Streisinger, 15 pp
  9. HB 3630 A, written testimony, Lou Savage, 3 pp