PUBLIC HEARING SB 1077

 

TAPES #8 AND 9

 

SENATE SPECIAL SESSION COMMITTEE ON FINANCE AND REVENUE

February 15, 2008 – 3:30 p.m.

Hearing Room A – State Capitol Building

 

Members Present:                    Sen. Ginny Burdick, Char

                                                Sen. Jason Atkinson

                                                Sen. Mark Hass

                                                Sen. Frank Morse, Vice-Chair

                                                Sen. Bruce Starr

                                               

Members Excused:                  Sen. Rod Monroe

                                                Sen. Ben Westlund

 

Witnesses Present:                   Sen. Joanne Verger

                                                Rick Bennett,

                                                Verna Porter, Oregon Alliance for Retired Americans

                                                Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

 

Staff Present:                           Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                                                Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                                                Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 8, SIDE A

003

Chair Burdick

Calls meeting to order at 3:42 p.m.

005

Chair Burdick

Opened Public Hearing on SB 1077.

007

Mary Ayala

Mary Ayala, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibit A)

044

Chair Burdick

 

050

Sen. Joanne Verger

Sen. Joanne Verger (Exhibit B)

105

Sen. Atkinson

 

110

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

112

Sen. Atkinson

 

115

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

119

Sen. Atkinson

 

134

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

136

Mary Ayala

 

142

Sen. Atkinson

 

167

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

186

Sen. Atkinson

 

199

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

202

Chair Burdick

 

207

Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett

299

Verna Porter

Verna Porter, Oregon Alliance for Retired Americans (Exhibit C)

 

TAPE 9, SIDE A

007

Chair Burdick

 

008

Sen. Hass

 

014

Mary Ayala

 

017

Sen. Hass

 

020

Chair Burdick

 

022

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

026

Se. Hass

 

027

Debra Buchanan

 

033

Sen. Hass

 

035

Debra Buchanan

 

046

Sen. Hass

 

054

Verna Porter

 

064

Rick Bennett

 

069

Vice Chair Morse

 

073

Mary Ayala

 

074

Vice Chair Morse

 

076

Mary Ayala

 

082

Vice Chair Morse

 

089

Rick Bennett

 

100

Chair Burdick

 

104

Rick Bennett

 

111

Vice Chair Morse

 

118

Chair Burdick

Closed Public Hearing on SB 1077.

129

Chair Burdick

Adjourns meeting at 4:20 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary: 

 

            A. SB 1077, Writtten testimony, Virginia Wilkinson (via email).

            B. SB 1077, Written testimony, Sen. Joanne Verger.

            C. SB 1077, Written testimony, Verna Porter.