SENATE COMMITTEE ON

EDUCATION & GENERAL GOVERNMENT

 

February 12, 2008                                                                                                   Hearing Room A

3:30 P.M.                                                                                                                        Tapes 9 - 10

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:                     Sen. Vicki Walker, Chair

            Sen. Jeff Kruse, Vice-Chair

            Sen. Mark Hass

            Sen. Rick Metsger

Sen. Frank Morse                                                     

 

STAFF PRESENT:                             Dana Richardson, Committee Administrator

            Beth Herzog, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES HEARD:                                   SB 1066 – Public Hearing and Work Session

                                                            SB 1097 - Public Hearing

                                                            SB 1059 - 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

9A

003

Chair Walker opens the meeting at 3:32 p.m.

 

007

Chair Walker recesses the meeting at 3:32 p.m.

 

007

Chair Walker reconvenes the meeting at 3:42 p.m.

SB 1066 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

010

Chair Walker

 

024

Lisa Zavala, Senior Associate Director of Government Relations, Oregon University System

 

037

Chair Walker

 

039

Zavala

 

041

Steve Bender, Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

077

Sen. Hass

 

080

Bender

 

086

Chair Walker

 

098

Bender

 

105

Chair Walker

 

109

Bender

 

111

Chair Walker

 

113

Zavala

 

114

Chair Walker (EXHIBIT A)

 

121

Sen. Hass (EXHIBIT B)

9A

170

Sen. Morse

 

180

Sen. Hass

 

181

Chair Walker

 

183

Hannah Lai, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

 

190

Sen. Morse

 

192

Chair Walker

 

202

John Wykoff, Representative, Oregon Community College Association

 

216

Chair Walker

 

218

Wykoff

 

228

Chair Walker

 

231

Robert Thornhill, Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1442 (EXHIBIT C)

 

300

Chair Walker

 

307

Sen. Hass

 

311

Chair Walker

 

327

Morgan Allen, Legislative Coordinator, Oregon Department of Education

 

361

Chair Walker (EXHIBIT D)

 

365

Allen

 

374

Chair Walker (EXHIBIT E & F)

 

380

Vickie Chamberlain, Executive Director, Teachers Standards & Practices Commission (EXHIBIT G)

10A

000

Chair Walker

 

008

Chamberlain

 

011

Chair Walker

SB 1066 – WORK SESSION

 

018

Chair Walker

 

019

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 1066-1 amendments dated 2/4/08.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Walker, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

022

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 1066-3 amendments dated 2/4/08.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Walker, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

024

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 1066-7 amendments dated 2/11/08.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Walker,  hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

10A

027

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves to ADOPT SB 1066-8 amendments dated 2/12/08.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-0

 

 

Chair Walker, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

029

MOTION:  Sen. Kruse moves SB 1066 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

031

Chair Walker

 

032

Sen. Kruse

 

034

Chair Walker

 

040

VOTE:  5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Walker declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. WALKER will lead discussion on the floor.

 

044

Chair Walker

SB 1059 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

064

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

068

Chuck Bennett, Director of Governmental Relations, Confederation of Oregon School Administrators (EXHIBIT H)

 

122

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

123

Sen. Morse

 

129

Bennett

 

147

Sen. Morse

 

156

Bennett

 

172

Sen. Morse

 

183

Bennett

 

190

Vice-Chair Kruse

SB 1097 – PUBLIC HEARING

 

239

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

246

Dana Richardson, Committee Administrator

 

263

Sen. Ted Ferrioli, State Senator, Senate District #30 (EXHIBITS I & J)

9B

011

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

012

Sen. Morse

 

016

Sen. Ferrioli

 

032

Sen. Morse

 

043

Sen. Ferrioli

 

063

Sen. Hass

 

074

Sen. Ferrioli

 

092

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

096

Sen. Ferrioli

9B

099

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

105

Sue Hildick, President, Chalk Board Project (EXHIBIT K & L)

 

133

Courtney Vanderstek, Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning, Oregon Education Association

 

146

Chuck Bennett, Director of Governmental Relations, Confederation of Oregon School Administrators

 

164

James Sager, Education Advisor, Governor’s Office

 

176

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

179

Sen. Morse

 

200

Hildick

 

209

Sen. Morse

 

213

Vice-Chair Kruse

 

243

Chair Walker

 

259

Vice-Chair Kruse adjourns meeting at 4:55 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 1066, -7 amendment, staff, 3 pp
  2. SB 1066, prepared information, Sen. Mark Hass, 1 p
  3. SB 1066, written testimony, Robert Thornhill, 2 pp
  4. SB 1066, - 3 amendments, staff, 1 p
  5. SB 1066, - 1 amendments, staff, 1 p
  6. SB 1066, - 8 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  7. SB 1066, prepared information, Vickie Chamberlain, 2 pp
  8. SB 1059, prepared information, Chuck Bennett, 1 p
  9. SB 1097, prepared information, Senator Ferrioli, 1 p
  10. SB 1097, prepared information, Senator Ferrioli, 3 pp
  11. SB 1097, written testimony, Sue Hildick, 1 p
  12. SB 1097, prepared information, Sue Hildick, 4 pp
  13. SB 1066, - 2 amendments, staff, 3 pp
  14. SB 1066, - 4 amendments, staff, 3 pp
  15. SB 1066, - 5 amendments, staff, 3 pp
  16. SB 1066, - 6 amendments, staff, 3 pp