SENATE COMMITTEE ON

SERVICES TO SENIORS & PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

 

 

February 15, 2008                                                                                                   Hearing Room A

1:00 P.M.                                                                                                                        Tapes 9 - 10

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Bill Morrisette, Chair

Sen. Jeff Kruse, Vice-Chair

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:          Sen. Peter Courtney

 

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON

HUMAN SERVICES & WOMEN’S WELLNESS SUBCOMMITTEE ON SENIORS & PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

 

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Rep. Jean Cowan, Chair

                                                Rep. Sara Gelser

                                                Rep. Ron Maurer

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Rick Berkobien, Committee Administrator

                                                Natalie Worley, Committee Assistant

 

ISSUES HEARD:                   Senior Long Term Care – Informational Meeting

 

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

004

Chair Morrisette call the meeting to order at 1:11 p.m.

SENIOR LONG TERM CARE - INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

013

Joe VanderVeer, Vice-Chair, Multnomah County Disability Services Advisory Council (EXHIBIT A)

 

049

Chair Morrisette

 

128

Mary Lou Boice, Citizen, Lincoln County

 

145

Chair Morrisette

 

146

Boice

 

147

Chair Morrisette

 

150

Kelsey Wilson, Executive Secretary, Oregon Transit Association

 

152

Chair Morrisette

 

158

Wilson

 

176

Boice

 

185

Chair Morrisette

9A

186

Boice

 

187

Chair Morrisette

 

188

Boice

 

190

Sen. Kruse

 

192

Boice

 

194

Wilson

 

203

Sen. Kruse

 

207

Boice

 

224

Chair Morrisette

 

229

Suzette Boydston, Program Director, Senior Companion Program

 

267

Chair Morrisette

 

270

Chair Cowan

 

274

Chair Cowan opens the House Committee on Human Services & Women’s Wellness subcommittee on Seniors and People with Disabilities at 1:31 p.m.

 

281

Boydston

 

290

Chair Morrisette

 

296

Boydston

 

298

Chair Morrisette

 

320

Jerry Cohen, State Director, AARP Oregon

 

351

Lenore Bijan, Member, Elders in Action Commission

10A

011

Sen. Kruse

 

015

Bijan

 

022

Chair Morrisette

 

043

Sen. Kruse

 

046

Chair Morrisette

 

048

Ray Miao, State Volunteer President, AARP Oregon

 

093

Chair Morrisette

 

106

Miao

 

157

Rep. Maurer

 

232

Chair Cowan

 

293

Chair Morrisette

 

306

Cohen

 

327

Chair Cowan recesses the House Committee on Human Services & Women’s Wellness subcommittee on Seniors and People with Disabilities at 2:01 p.m.

 

228

Chair Morrisette

 

338

Paul Carnes, Adult Foster Provider, Lebanon

 

410

Chair Morrisette

 

415

Carnes

 

416

Chair Morrisette

9B

008

Sen. Kruse

 

011

Chair Morrisette

 

019

Carnes

 

026

Chair Morrisette

 

036

Carnes

 

046

Chair Cowan reconvenes the House Committee on Human Services & Women’s Wellness subcommittee on Seniors and People with Disabilities at 2:09 p.m.

 

048

Megan Moyer, Political Organizer, Service Employee International Union (SEIU) Local 503

 

068

Chair Morrisette

 

077

Moyer

 

091

Chair Cowan

 

097

Chair Morrisette

 

103

Robert Lawrence, Member, Governor’s Commission on Senior Services

 

150

Chair Morrisette

 

154

Sen. Kruse

 

160

Lawrence

 

173

Chair Morrisette

 

181

Chair Cowan

 

183

Chair Morrisette

 

185

Lawrence

 

229

Chair Morrisette

 

230

Lawrence

 

267

Chair Morrisette

 

369

Lawrence

 

302

Chair Morrisette

 

308

Rep Maurer

 

309

Chair Morrisette

 

314

Rep. Maurer

 

318

Chair Morrisette

 

323

Lawrence

 

329

Chair Morrisette

 

330

Lawrence

 

345

Chair Morrisette

9B

355

Lawrence

 

381

Chair Morrisette

 

387

Lawrence

 

426

Rep. Maurer

10B

021

Sen. Kruse

 

026

Rep. Maurer

 

027

Sen. Kruse

 

029

Chair Morrisette

 

032

Chair Cowan

 

037

Lawrence

 

046

Chair Cowan

 

047

Lawrence

 

050

Chair Cowan

 

066

Sen. Kruse

 

070

Chair Morrisette

 

072

Chair Cowan

 

076

Lawrence

 

080

Chair Morrisette

 

085

Chair Morrisette adjourns the meeting at 2:39  p.m.

 

086

Chair Cowan adjourns the meeting at 2:40 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Senior Long Term Care, written testimony, Joe VanderVeer, 1 p