PUBLIC HEARING AND WORK SESSDION HB 3618 AND HB 3619

 

TAPES #12, 13, 14

 

SENATE SPECIAL SESSION COMMITTEE ON FINANCE AND REVENUE

February 19, 2008 – 3:30 P.M.

Hearing Room B – State Capitol Building

 

Members Present:                    Sen. Ginny Burdick, Chair

                                                Sen. Jason Atkinson

                                                Sen. Mark Hass

                                                Sen. Rod Monroe

                                                Sen. Frank Morse, Vice-Chair

                                                Sen. Bruce Starr

                                                Sen. Ben Westlund

 

Witnesses Present:                   Rep. Phil Barnhart

                                                Barry Bushue, Oregon Farm Bureau

                                                Shaun Cleave, Oregon Farm Bureau

                                                Jeff Stone, Oregon Association of Nurseries

                                                Jack Chapin

                                                Mike Gaudern, Oregon Small woodlands Association

                                                Fred Van Natta, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

                                                Gary Johnson, Oregon Farm Bureau

                                                Dean Freeburn

                                                Jody Wiser, Tax Fairnes Oregon

                                                Amy Rean, Tax Fairness Oregon        

                                                Mike Grainey, Department of Energy

                                                Brian Dougherty

                                                Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

                                                Rick Crager, Oregon Housing and Community Services

                                                John Fletcher, Oregon Housing and Community Services      

 

Staff Present:                           Paul Warner, Legislative Revenue Officer

                                                Chris Allanach, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                                                Mazen Malik, Economist, Legislative Revenue Office

                                                Carol Phillips, Committee Assistant

 

TAPE 12, SIDE A

003

Chair Burdick

Calls meeting to order at 3:34 p.m.

005

Chair Burdick

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3618.

009

Mazen Malik

Mazen Malik, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits A,B,C,D,E)

034

Chair Burdick

 

038

Mazen Malik

 

055

Chair Burdick

 

056

Mazen Malik

 

064

Vice Chair Morse

 

073

Mazen Malik

 

091

Vice Chair Morse

 

093

Chair Burdick

 

101

Rep. Phil Barnhart

Rep. Phil Barnhart

263

Chair Burdick

 

266

Rep. Phil Barnhart

 

302

Chair Burdick

 

311

Barry Bushue

Barry Bushue, Oregon Farm Bureau

380

Shawn Cleave

Shawn Cleave, Oregon Farm Bureau (Exhibit F)

 

TAPE 13, SIDE A

005

Jeff Stone

Jeff Stone, Oregon Association of Nurseries (Exhibit G)

028

Chair Burdick

 

032

Jack Chapin

Jack Chapin

139

Chair Burdick

 

141

Jack Chapin

 

147

Chair Burdick

 

156

Mike Gaudern

Mike Gaudern, Oregon Small Woodlands Association (Exhibit H)

214

Chair Burdick

 

219

Fred Van Natta

Fred Van Natta, Oregon Small Woodlands Association

286

Chair Burdick

 

291

Fred Van Natta

 

300

Chair Burdick

 

302

Fred Van Natta

 

316

Chair Burdick

 

318

Fred Van Natta

 

322

Chair Burdick

 

323

Sen. Starr

 

334

Chair Burdick

 

347

Sen. Starr

 

349

Fred Van Natta

 

354

Rep. Westlund

 

362

Mazen Malik

 

388

Chair Burdick

 

391

Mazen Malik

 

 

TAPE 12, SIDE B

005

Chair Burdick

 

007

Mazen Malik

 

009

Sen. Starr

 

010

Chair Burdick

 

012

Sen. Starr

 

013

Chair Burdick

 

018

Mazen Malik

 

025

Chair Burdick

 

027

Sen. Starr

 

030

Mazen Malik

 

047

Chair Burdick

 

049

Fred Van Natta

 

059

Gary Johnson

Gary Johnson, Oregon Farm Bureau

076

Chair Burdick

 

077

Gary Johnson

 

089

Chair Burdick

 

090

Gary Johnson

 

092

Chair Burdick

 

095

Dean Freeborn

Dean Freeborn

124

Chair Burdick

 

130

Jody Wiser

Jody Wiser, Tax Fairness Oregon (Exhibits J, K)

213

Amy Rean

Amy Rean, Tax Fairness Oregon

251

Chair Burdick

 

254

Mazen Malik

 

273

Chair Burdick

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3618.

Opened Work Session on HB 3618.

288

Vice Chair Morse

MOTION:  MOVES HB 3618 TO THE FLOOR WITH A DO PASS RECOMMENDATION.

295

Chair Burdick

ORDER:  HEARING NO OBJECTION, THE MOTION PASSES.  7-0-0.

310

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach

320

Chair Burdick

Closed Work Session on HB 3619.

330

Chair Burdick

Re-opened Work Session on HB 3618.

Closed Work Session on HB 3618.

Opened Public Hearing on HB 3619.

335

Chris Allanach

Chris Allanach, Legislative Revenue Office (Exhibits, L,M,N,O,P,Q)

416

Chair Burdick

 

426

Mike Grainey

Mike Grainey, Department of Energy

 

TAPE 13, SIDE B

013

Chair Burdick

 

017

Mike Grainey

 

033

Sen. Hass

 

037

Mike Grainey

 

039

Sen. Hass

 

041

Mike Grainey

 

047

Sen. Hass

 

048

Mike Grainey

 

054

Vice Chair Morse

 

061

Mike Grainey

 

070

Vice Chair Morse

 

071

Mike Grainey

 

076

Vice Chair Morse

 

077

Mike Grainey

 

085

Vice Chair Morse

 

086

Chair Burdick

 

087

Mike Grainey

 

095

Chair Burdick

 

102

Mike Grainey

 

115

Chair Burdick

 

120

Brian Dougherty

Brian Dougherty

180

Sen. Atkinson

 

183

Brian Dougherty

 

184

Sen. Atkinson

 

188

Brian Dougherty

 

192

Sen. Atkinson

 

194

Brian Dougherty

 

196

Sen. Atkinson

 

203

Brian Dougherty

 

217

Sen. Atkinson

 

221

Brian Dougherty

 

223

Chair Burdick

 

225

Brian Dougherty

 

255

Chair Burdick

 

260

Mike Grainey

 

293

Chair Burdick

 

298

Brian Dougherty

 

310

Debra Buchanan

Debra Buchanan, Department of Revenue

328

Chair Burdick

 

345

Rick Crager

Rick Crager, Oregon Housing and Community Services

 

TAPE 14, SIDE A

007

John Fletcher

John Fletcher, Oregon Housing and Community Services (Exhibits R, S)

032

Sen. Monroe

 

034

Rick Crager

 

039

Sen. Monroe

 

044

Rick Crager

 

049

Chair Burdick

 

051

Sen. Atkinson

Declared possible conflict of interest.

065

Chair Burdick

 

066

Sen. Atkinson

 

071

Rick Crager

 

082

Jody Wiser

Jody Wiser, Tax Fairness Oregon (Exhibit T)

120

Chair Burdiick

 

123

Jody Wiser

 

128

Chair Burdick

Closed Public Hearing on HB 3619.

130

Chair Burdick

Adjourns meeting at 5:45 p.m.

 

 

 

Tape Index Submitted by:

 

 

 

 

Carol Phillips

Committee Assistant

 

 

 

Exhibit Summary:

 

  1. HB 3618, Staff measure summary, LRO staff.
  2. HB 3618, Revenue impact statement, LRO staff.
  3. HB 3618, Credit for natural resource property, LRO staff.
  4. HB 3618, Calculations, LRO staff.
  5. HB 3618, Oregon Estate and Inheritance Taxes,k LRO staff.
  6. HB 3618, Written testimony, Shawn Cleave.
  7. HB 3618, Written testimony, Jeff Stone.
  8. HB 3618, Written testimony, Mike Gaudern.
  9. HB 3618, Written testimony, Miscellaneous.
  10. HB 3618, Written testimony, Jody Wiser.
  11. HB 3618, Written testimony, Jody Wiser.
  12. HB 3619, Staff measure summary, LRO staff.
  13. HB 3619, Revenue impact statement, LRO staff.
  14. HB 3619, Fiscal impact statement, LRO staff.
  15. HB 3619, -A13 amendments, LRO staff.
  16. HB 3619, -A17 amendments, LRO staff.
  17. HB 3619, -A16 amendments, LRO staff.
  18. HB 3619, Written testimony, John Fletcher.
  19. HB 3619, Revenue and Costs Associated with Preservation Funding Levels, John Fletcher.
  20. HB 3619, Written testimony, Jody Wiser.