SENATE COMMITTEE ON

HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

 

 

February 6, 2008 Hearing Room A

10:00 A.M. Tapes 1 - 3

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson, Chair

Sen. Avel Gordly, Vice-Chair

Sen. Margaret Carter

Sen. Jeff Kruse

Sen. Bill Morrisette

 

STAFF PRESENT: Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

Debbie Malone Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES HEARD: Adoption of Committee Rules Organizational Meeting

SB 1093 Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 1089 - Public Hearing

SB 1062 - Public Hearing and Work Session

SB 1075 - 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 Monnes Anderson opens the meeting at 10:03 a.m.

ADOPTION OF COMMITTEE RULES ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

 

010

Chair Monnes-Anderson (EXHIBIT A)

 

012

MOTION: Sen. Gordly moves to ADOPT the proposed Committee Rules dated 02/06/08.

 

016

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Monnes Anderson, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

018

Sen. Bill Morrisette

 

020

Vice -Chair Gordly

 

023

Sen. Carter

 

026

Sen. Kruse

 

027

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

031

Chris Swift, Student, Sam Barlow High School

 

036

Chair Monnes-Anderson

SB 1093- PUBLIC HEARING

 

042

Sen. Alan Bates, Senate District #3 (EXHIBIT B)

 

046

Tina Edlund, Deputy Administrator, Office of Health Policy and Research (EXHIBIT C)

1A

049

Sen. Bates

 

085

Edlund

 

090

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

093

Sen. Bates

 

107

Sen. Kruse

 

110

Sen. Bates

 

116

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

118

Sen. Bates

 

121

Chair Monnes-Anderson

SB 1093 - WORK SESSION

 

129

MOTION: Sen. Carter moves to ADOPT SB 1093-1 amendments dated 02/04/08.

 

134

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Monnes Anderson, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

143

MOTION: Sen. Carter moves SB 1093 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation and BE REFERRED to the Committee on Ways and Means.

 

 

VOTE: 5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Monnes Anderson declares the motion CARRIED.

SB 1089 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

149

Vice-Chair Gordly

 

155

Sen. Carter (EXHIBIT D)

 

245

Sen. Bates

 

320

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

327

Bruce Goldberg, Director, Department of Human Services

 

383

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

413

Goldberg

 

465

Sen. Carter

2A

052

Vice-Chair Gordly

 

068

Goldberg

 

073

Vice-Chair Gordly

 

076

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

081

General Mike Caldwell, Deputy Director, Oregon Military Department

 

119

Goldberg

 

130

Sen. Carter

 

134

Sen. Kruse

 

151

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

159

Jane-ellen Weidanz, Director, Public Policy for the Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems. (EXHIBIT E)

2A

220

Lara Smith, Representative, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

 

250

Don Moore, President, Multnomah Chapter of the NAMI

 

290

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

299

Betsy Earls, Representative, Oregon Psychological Association

 

339

Bob Joondeph, Executive Director, Oregon Advocacy Center

SB 1062 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

382

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

402

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

420

Susan King, Executive Director, Oregon Nurses Association

1B

058

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

065

Ann Barry-Lever, Adult Nurse Practitioner, Willamette University Bishop Health Center

 

080

Sen. Carter

 

089

Chair Monnes Anderson

SB 1062 - WORK SESSION

 

91

MOTION: Sen. Carter moves to ADOPT SB 1062-1 amendments dated 02/04/08. (EXHIBIT F)

 

93

VOTE: 5-0-0

 

 

Chair Monnes Anderson, hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

 

95

MOTION: Sen. Carter moves SB 1062 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation.

 

98

VOTE: 5-0-0

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

 

 

Chair Monnes Anderson declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. MONNES ANDERSON will lead discussion on the floor.

SB 1075 - PUBLIC HEARING

 

105

Sandy Thiele-Cirka, Committee Administrator

 

108

Vice-Chair Gordly

 

166

Jim Davis, Representative, Coalition for Responsible Treatment (EXHIBIT G)

 

277

Sen. Morrisette

 

297

Davis

 

321

Bob Joondeph, Executive Director, Oregon Advocacy Center

 

419

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

426

Len Ray, Administrator, Adult Mental Health Services, Addictions, Mental Health, Department of Human Services (EXHIBIT H)

2B

038

Verna Porter, President, Oregon Alliance for Retired Americans

 

077

Bob Lawrence, Chair. Advocacy Coalition of Seniors and People with Disabilities (EXHIBIT I)

 

138

Vice-Chair Gordly

2B

172

Ray

 

180

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

183

Vice-Chair Gordly

 

187

Sen. Morrisette

 

190

Sen. Carter

 

233

Sen. Kruse

 

271

Sen. Morrisette

 

300

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

326

Sen. Kruse

 

330

Vice-Chair Gordly

 

335

Ray

 

340

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

346

Lawrence

 

350

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

356

Mary Botkin, Senior Political Coordinator, Oregon AFSCME

 

366

Chair Monnes Anderson

 

370

Botkin

 

380

John Mullin, Attorney, Oregon Law Center

 

410

Rick Bennett, Associate State Director for Advocacy, AARP

 

425

Sen. Morrisette

 

430

Kathryn Weit, Policy Analyst, Oregon Development Disabilities Coalition and Council

3A

041

Chair Monnes Anderson adjourns meeting the at 11:57 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Adoption of Committee Rules, Rule, staff, 3 pp
  2. SB 1093, -1 amendment, staff, 10 pp
  3. SB 1093, written testimony, Tina Edlund, 2 pp
  4. SB 1089, written testimony, Sen. Margaret Carter, 5 pp
  5. SB 1089, written testimony, Jane-ellen Weidanz, 3 pp
  6. SB 1062, -1 amendment, staff, 7 pp
  7. SB 1075, written testimony, Jim Davis, 2 pp
  8. SB 1075, written testimony, Len Ray, 1 p
  9. SB 1075, written testimony, Robert Lawrence, 3 pp