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Education
9/21/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SED/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • COVID-19 Reopening Update
      Miriam Calderon, Early Learning System Director, Early Learning Division
      Colt Gill, Director, Oregon Department of Education
      Ben Cannon, Director, Higher Education Coordinating Commission
    • Equity in Education Policy Proposals
      Kali Thorne Ladd, Executive Director of Kairos PDX, representing Reimagine Oregon
      Joe McFerrin II, Executive Director, Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center, Inc.,
      representing Reimagine Oregon
      Elona Wilson, Stand for Children, representing Reimagine Oregon
      Amanda Manjarrez, Foundation for a Better Oregon, presenting the Racial Justice Roadmap
      Marcus Mundy, Coalition of Communities of Color, presenting the Racial Justice Roadmap
      Patricia Alvarado, Adelante Mujeres, presenting the Racial Justice Roadmap
    • Discussion of Committee Bills
    • Note change: presenters have been updated.
Environment and Natural Resources
9/21/2020 10:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019I1/Committees/SENR/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Forestland and Timber Harvest Taxation
      Chris Allanach, Legislative Revenue Officer
    • Update on Radioactive Waste Disposal
      Janine Benner, Director, Oregon Department of Energy
      Jeff Burright, Nuclear Waste Remediation Specialist, Oregon Department of Energy
    • Update on Pesticide Regulation
      Alexis Taylor, Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture
      Lisa Hanson, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture
      Stephanie Page, Director, Natural Resources Program, Oregon Department of Agriculture
    • Update: Progress toward Oregon Renewable Portfolio Standard
      JP Batmale, Division Administrator, Oregon Public Utility Commission
    • Update: Wildfire Mitigation Planning by Utilities
      Commissioner Letha Tawney, Oregon Public Utility Commission
    • Committee Discussion of 2021 Committee Bills and Member Bills
    • Note change: a presenter has been added to the "Update on Pesticide Regulation" topic.
Finance and Revenue
9/23/2020 9:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SFR/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • 09:00 - 10:30: September Economic and Revenue Forecast
      Office of Economic Analysis
    • 10:30 - 11:15: Discussion of Oregon Connection to Federal Tax Law
      Legislative Revenue Office
    • 11:15 - 11:30: Tax Expenditure Review Process
      Legislative Revenue Office
    • Also Note: Meeting with House Interim Revenue Committee
Government Accountability and Information Technology
9/25/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SGAIT/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Employment Modernization Project
      Enterprise Information Services
    • Department of Motor Vehicles Information Technology Modernization Project
      Oregon Department of Transportation
Health Care
9/21/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting
  • Informational Meeting
    • Oregon Health Authority COVID-19 and CCO Updates
      Patrick Allen, Director, Oregon Health Authority
    • COVID-19 Testing Strategies and Updates
      Inder Singh, Founder & CEO, Kinsa, Inc.
      Nirav R. Shah, Senior Scholar, Stanford University’s School of Medicine
    • Task Force on Universal Health Care (SB 770 (2019)) Update
      Ed Junkins, Vice-Chair, Task Force on Universal Health Care
    • Dental Therapy Licensure
      Miranda Davis, Native Dental Therapy Initiative Project Director, Northwest Portland Area
      Indian Health Board
      Amy Coplen, Director, School of Dental Hygiene Studies, Pacific University

    • Discussion of Potential 2021 Legislative Concepts
    • Please note: presenters have been updated.
Housing and Development
9/22/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SHDEV/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • COVID-19 Updates on Housing
      Shannon Singleton, Housing Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Brown
      Margaret Salazar, Director, Oregon Housing and Community Services
      Sybil Hebb, Oregon Law Center
      John VanLandingham, Lane County Legal Aid and Oregon Law Center
      Alison McIntosh, Neighborhood Partnerships
      Deborah Imse, Multifamily NW
    • Update on Process to Remove Racist Language from Real Property Records
      Rep. Julie Fahey, House District 14
      Pat Ihnat, Oregon State Bar Real Estate and Land Use Section
      Erin Pettigrew, Oregon Judicial Department
    • Note change: presenters have been added.
Human Services
9/22/2020 10:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking
      place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SHS/
      Overview
      to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the
      camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front
      steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Challenges for Unaccompanied Houseless Youth
    • Update on Senate Bill 1606 Implementation: Access to Disability Related Supports in Hospitals
    • Crisis Care Guidelines and Preventing Health Care Discrimination in Times of Crisis
    • Impact of COVID-19 and Fire on Intellectually and Developmentally
      Disabled Populations and Workforce

      Lilia Teninty, Director, Office of Development Disabilities Services,
      Department of Human Services
    • Child Welfare Update
      Rebecca Jones Gaston, Director, Child Welfare, Department of Human Services
    • Youth Voices
      Any current or former youth with experience receiving child welfare services is invited to submit written or verbal testimony to the committee at this time on any topic they choose. Those choosing to participate may choose to submit testimony in writing rather than calling-in and the written comments will be included in the public record. Written testimony should be submitted to shs.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov. To make arrangements to provide verbal testimony during this remote meeting, please follow the instructions below.
    • Public Testimony Options

      Written Testimony
      • E-mail: shs.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov
      • Mail: Senate Interim Committee on Human Services, 900 Court Street NE, Room 453,
      Salem, OR 97301

      Testimony is posted online to the Oregon Legislative Information System (OLIS) as part of the legislative record and made publicly available at
      https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SHS/Overview.

      Oral Testimony (Live Remotely)
      • Phone: Registration is required. To sign up, either use the online form at
      https://survey.sjc1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eLM11d7hGooLDud OR
      call 833-588-4500 for assistance. Registration closes at 5:00 PM on Monday,
      September 21st.
      • Public Access Kiosk: Located at the back entrance (State Street side) of the Capitol
      Building for the duration of the meeting.
    • Note change: "Crisis Care Guidelines and Preventing Health Care Discrimination in Times of Crisis" and "Impact of COVID-19 and Fire on Intellectually and Developmentally Disabled Populations and Workforce" have been updated. "Update on Senate Bill 1606 Implementation: Access to Disability Related Supports in Hospitals" has been added.
    • Send materials or presentations to shs.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov. All submission will be uploaded and made public on the Oregon Legislative Information System (OLIS).
Judiciary
9/25/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SJUD/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
    • The House and Senate Judiciary Committees will be meeting jointly.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Update on COVID-19 Response Efforts:

      Senate Medical Liability Work Group
      Presenters to be determined

      House Liability Work Group
      Presenters to be determined

      Access to Adults in Custody During COVID
      Presenters to be determined

      Oregon Department of Corrections Update on Adults in Custody and
      COVID-Related Accelerated Release

      Presenters to be determined
    • Oregon Attorney General Consumer Privacy Task Force
      Presenters to be determined
Labor and Business
9/22/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
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  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited Testimony Only
    • Impact of COVID-19 on business and workers
    • 1:00 PM - Impact on Oregon Workers
      Jessica Giannettino Villatoro, Political Director, Oregon AFL-CIO
      Jeff Anderson, Secretary-Treasurer, UFCW Local 555
      Paul van Waardenburg, RN, Oregon Nurses Association
      Paul Philpott, Organizer, Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters
    • 1:20 PM - Impact on Oregon Businesses
      Paloma Sparks, Vice President, Oregon Business and Industry
      Anthony Smith, Oregon State Director, National Federation of Independent Business
      Jason Brandt, President and CEO, Oregon Restaurant and Lodging Association
      James Parker, Executive Director, Oregon Native American Chapter
    • 1:40 PM - Workers’ Compensation Claims
      Sally Coen, Administrator, Workers’ Compensation Division, Department of Consumer and
      Business Services
      Kathy Gehring, Vice President of Claims, SAIF
      Holly O’Dell, Vice President for Legal Services and Strategic Planning, SAIF
    • 2:00 PM - Update on Unemployment Insurance Administration
      David Gerstenfeld, Acting Director, Oregon Employment Department
    • 2:30 PM - “Severe or pervasive” in workplace harassment
      Jessica Santiago, Deputy Legislative Counsel
      Christina Stephenson, Attorney, Meyer Stephenson Employment Law
      Elizabeth Falcone, Attorney, Ogletree Deakins

    • Note change: speakers have been updated.
Mental Health
9/23/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SMH/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Governor’s Behavioral Health Advisory Council Update
      Steve Allen, Director, Behavioral Health, Oregon Health Authority
      Rachel Solotaroff, President and CEO, Central City Concern
      Jackie Yerby, Policy Advisor for Health Licensing and Behavioral Health, Office of Governor
      Brown
    • Secretary of State Mental Health Treatment System Audit
      Steve Allen, Director, Behavioral Health, Oregon Health Authority
    • Mental Health Parity
      TK Keen, Acting Administrator, Division of Financial Regulation, Oregon Department of
      Consumer & Business Services
      Lori Coyner, Medicaid Director, Oregon Health Authority
      Chris Bouneff, Executive Director, NAMI Oregon
Rules and Executive Appointments
9/21/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019I1/Committees/SRULES/Overview to access a livestream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.

      For information on providing public testimony, please see instructions at the bottom of this agenda.
    • Note: Reappointments are not required to appear unless otherwise indicated.
  • Public Hearing and Work Session (Executive Appointment)
    • Alcohol and Drug Policy Commission
      • Kelley Minty Morris
      • Tony Vezina
    • Appraiser Certification and Licensure Board
      • Brian Brooks *
      • Eric Gerhart *
      • Richard Monteaux *
    • State Aviation Board
      • Douglas Ferguson *
      • Mark Peters *
    • Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board
      • Brad Hendershott *
    • Commission for the Blind
      • Vivian Carlile-Smith *
      • Scott McCallum *
    • Board of Boiler Rules
      • Joseph Garvey
      • Jeffery Rotert
    • Building Codes Structures Board
      • Gary Heikkinen *
      • Randy Samuelson *
    • Oregon Cannabis Commission
      • George Burke
    • State Board of Chiropractic Examiners
      • Karen Baranick
      • Lori Schmidt
    • Oregon Criminal Justice Commission
      • Jessica Beach *
    • Board of Trustees of Eastern Oregon University
      • Brittney Hamilton
      • Tamra Mabbott
      • Maurizio Valerio
    • State Board of Education
      • Kimberly Howard *
      • Guadalupe Martinez Zapata *
      • George Russell *
      • Bridgett Wheeler *
    • Oregon Educators Benefit Board
      • Reed Scott-Schwalbach *
      • Thomas Syltebo *
    • Electrical and Elevator Board
      • Amy Beyer
      • Elizabeth Bunga
    • Employment Relations Board
      • Jennifer Sung *
    • Fair Dismissal Appeals Board
      • Terry Bennett *
      • John Hartsock *
    • State Board of Forestry
      • Karla Chambers *
      • Karla Chambers
      • Sidney Cooper
      • Chandra Ferrari
    • Oregon Government Ethics Commission
      • Karly Edwards *
      • Shawn Lindsay
    • Higher Education Coordinating Commission
      • Helen Edwards
      • Ricardo Lujan-Valerio
    • Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board
      • Isaac Haskins
    • Oregon Housing Stability Council
      • Mary Ferrell
      • Candace Jamison
    • Oregon Human Rights Commission
      • Lawrence Bennett
      • Paula Boga
      • Roberta Dunn
      • Gabrielle Guedon
      • Jennifer Knapp
      • Myles Maxey
      • Edward Plourde
      • Scott Sleeman
    • Commission on Judicial Fitness and Disability
      • Karyn Goodfriend *
    • Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists
      • Charles Harman *
      • Andrea Redeau
      • Daniel Reeser
    • State Board of Massage Therapists
      • Carol Gray
    • Board of Medical Imaging
      • Allison Bohlke *
      • Monica Breedlove *
    • Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine
      • Joana Freedman *
    • Oregon State Board of Nursing
      • Devorah Bianchi
      • Aaron Green
      • Sarah Horn
    • Ocean Policy Advisory Council
      • Tara Brock
      • Margaret Corvi
    • Oregon Board of Optometry
      • Laurie Goolsby
    • Oregon Health Policy Board
      • Ebony Sloan Clarke
    • Oregon Health and Science University Board of Directors
      • Wayne Monfries *
    • Board of Trustees of Oregon Institute of Technology
      • Timothy Hasty
      • Michele Vitali
    • Oregon Patient Safety Commission Board of Directors
      • Judith Marvin *
    • State Plumbing Board
      • Craig Anderson *
    • Psychiatric Security Review Board
      • Trisha Le Parc *
    • Public Employees' Benefit Board
      • Kimberly Hendricks *
    • Public Records Advocate
      • Rebecca Chiao
    • Board on Public Safety Standards and Training
      • James Adams
      • Darren Bucich *
      • Scott Derickson *
      • Mark Kreutzer *
      • Elizabeth Lawrence *
      • George Long II
      • Benjamin McNulty
      • John Teague *
      • Thomas Thomas *
    • Oregon Racing Commission
      • Jolene Thomson
    • Residential and Manufactured Structures Board
      • Gordon Anslow *
    • Director Department of Revenue
      • Betsy Imholt
    • Salem Area Mass Transit District
      • Maria Hinojos Pressey
    • State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
      • Carrie Slough
    • Superintendent of State Police
      • Terri Davie
    • State Board of Tax Practitioners
      • Rachel Bradley
      • Mamie Carter *
    • Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
      • Peggy Bullock *
      • Peggy Bullock
      • Teresa Tolento
      • Michelle York
    • Oregon Transportation Commission
      • Maurice Henderson II
    • Task Force on Universal Health Care
      • Lionel Chadwick
      • Michael Collins
      • Cherryl Ramirez
    • Oregon Volunteers Commission for Voluntary Action & Service
      • Daniel Altamirano
      • Jorge Cruz *
      • Adele McAfee *
      • Elias Villegas *
    • Board of Trustees of Western Oregon University
      • Danielle Campbell
      • Susan Castillo
      • Leah Mitchell
    • Workers' Compensation Management-Labor Advisory Committee
      • Scott Strickland
    • State Workforce and Talent Development Board
      • Mary Dorroh *
      • John Johnson II
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited Testimony Only
    • General Statewide Election Update
      Steve Trout, Elections Director, Office of the Secretary of State
    • Public Testimony Options:
      You may provide written or oral testimony at this meeting.

      Written Testimony
      • E-mail: SRULES.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov
      • Mail: Senate Committee on Rules and Executive Appointments, 900 Court Street NE,
      Room 453, Salem, OR 97301.

      Testimony is posted online to the Oregon Legislative Information System (OLIS) as part of the legislative record and made publicly available at
      https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SRULES/Overview.

      Oral Testimony (Live Remotely)
      • Phone: Registration is required. To sign up, either use the online form at
      https://survey.sjc1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2h1zsxhjrUnyZql OR call
      833-588-4500 for assistance. Registration closes at 5 PM, Sunday, September 20,2020.
      • Public Access Kiosk: Located at the back entrance (State Street side) of the Capitol
      Building for the duration of the meeting.

      Please Note: Neither registration nor use of the public access kiosk is a guarantee that you will be able to testify during the meeting. The chair may determine that public testimony must be limited. For this reason, written testimony is encouraged even if you plan to speak.
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness
9/21/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/SVEP/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Organizational Meeting
    • Introduction of Committee Members
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • State Wildfire Response

      Oregon Military Department
      Major General Mike Stencel, Adjutant General
      Dave Stuckey, Deputy Director

      Oregon Department of Forestry
      Peter Daugherty, State Forester
      Doug Grafe, Chief of Fire Protection

      Office of the State Fire Marshal
      Mariana Ruiz-Temple, State Fire Marshal

    • COVID-19 Response and Budget Impacts – Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs
      Kelly Fitzpatrick, Director

    • Note Change: Removed "COVID-19 and Wildfire Impacts on EMS response and 2021 Legislation Proposal."



*=Reappointment
House
Agriculture and Land Use
9/22/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HAGLU/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Update on Pesticide Regulation
      Lisa Hanson, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Agriculture
      Stephanie Page, Director, Natural Resources Program, Oregon Department of Agriculture
    • Update on Recent Implementation of Land Use Bills Passed to Increase Housing Supply
      Palmer Mason, Senior Policy Advisor, Oregon Department of Land Conservation and
      Development
      Gordon Howard, Community Services Division Manager, Oregon Department of Land
      Conservation and Development
      Megan Bolton, Assistant Director of Research, Oregon Housing and Community Services
      Ariel Nelson, Lobbyist, League of Oregon Cities
      Mary Kyle McCurdy, Deputy Director, 1000 Friends of Oregon
      Shannon Vilhauer, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Oregon
      Ellen Miller, Government Affairs Director, Oregon Home Builders Association



    • Regulatory Barriers to Recovery from Wildfires
      Dave Hunnicutt, President, Oregon Property Owners Association
    • Update from Committee Members on Potential Legislation for the 2021 Legislative Session
    • Note change: an informational meeting title has been modified.
Behavioral Health
9/24/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting
  • Informational Meeting
    • Oregon Health Authority Update
      Steve Allen, Director, Behavioral Health, Oregon Health Authority
    • Behavioral Health Payment Parity
      TK Keen, Acting Administrator, Division of Financial Regulation, Department of Consumer and
      Business Services
      Lori Coyner, Medicaid Director, Oregon Health Authority
    • Oregon Commission on Hispanic Affairs (OCHA) Report
      Linda Castillo, Chair, OCHA
      Joseph Gallegos, Interim Program Director and Professor of Social Work, Pacific University
      Steven Allen, Director, Behavioral Health, Oregon Health Authority
    • Decriminalization of Mental Illness
      Pat Wolke, judge, Josephine County
      Wil Berry, Oregon Psychiatric Physicians Association
    • Alternative Provider Work Group
      Larry Conner, Coalition of Oregon Professional Associations for Counseling and Therapy
      (COPACT)
      Stephen Shostek, Core Energetics Therapist
    • Trillium Behavioral Health Network Adequacy
      Patrick Allen, Director, Oregon Health Authority
    • Please note change: presenters have been updated.
Business and Labor
9/23/2020 10:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019I1/Committees/HBL/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only; however, the committee will accept written comments on any of the three agenda items until 5:00 pm, Friday, September 25.
    • Determination of Worker’s Status as an Independent Contractor
      David Gerstenfeld, Interim Director, Oregon Employment Department
      Lindsi Leahy, Unemployment Insurance Division Director, Oregon Employment Department
      Deanna Mack, Government Relations Manager, Department of Revenue
    • Determination of Prevailing Wage Rate
      Sonia Ramirez, Administrator, Wage and Hour Division, Bureau of Labor and Industries
    • Or-OSHA’s Implementation and Enforcement of COVID-19 Workplace Safety Rules and Guidance
      Michael Wood, Or-OSHA, Department of Consumer and Business Services
    • Discussion of Potential Committee Bills and Member Bills Relating to Business and Labor
    • Note change: a presenter has been added to the "Determination of Worker's Status as an Independent Contractor" topic.
Economic Development
9/25/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HECD/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Business Assistance Programs and Moving Toward Recovery (60 min)
      Chris Cummings, Interim Director, Business Oregon
      Emily Reiman, Community Lending Works
      James Parker, Oregon Native American Chamber
      Lisa Dawson, Northeast Oregon Economic Development District
    • Alcohol and Cannabis Program Updates and 2021 Needs (30 min)
      Steve Marks, Director, Oregon Liquor Control Commission
      Nathan Rix, Deputy Director, Policy and Strategy, Oregon Liquor Control Commission
    • System Development Charge Work Group (10 min)
      Rep. John Lively, House District 12
    • 2021 Legislative Concepts (10 min)

Education
9/22/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HED/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Update on Textbook Affordability Work Group
      Rep. Jeff Reardon, House District 48
      Rep. Janeen Sollman, House District 30
    • Update on Developing the Student Behavioral Health Work Group
      Rep. Courtney Neron, House District 26
    • Update from Broadband Technology Liaison
      Rep. Cheri Helt, House District 54
      Christopher Tamarin, Telecommunications Strategist, Business Oregon
      Rachel Wente-Chaney, Chief Information Officer, High Desert Education Service District
      Stuart Long, Chief Information Officer, Northwest Regional Education Service District
    • Reopening Schools and Education During COVID-19
      Higher Education
      Ben Cannon, Executive Director, Higher Education Coordinating Commission
      K-12
      Colt Gill, Director, Oregon Department of Education
      Joe O’Leary, Director, Oregon Youth Authority
      Kali Thorne Ladd, Executive Director of Kairos PDX, representing Reimagine Oregon
    • Discussion of Legislative Concepts
    • Note change: list of presenters has been updated.
Energy and Environment
9/24/2020 3:00 PM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HEE/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Facebook’s Abandoned Drilling Equipment on Oregon Coast
      Lynnae and Ed Ruttledge, residents, Tierra Del Mar
      Charlie Plybon, Oregon Policy Manager, Surfrider Foundation
      Cameron La Follette, Executive Director, Oregon Coast Alliance
    • Environmental and Public Health Impacts of Extended Tear Gas Exposure
      Michael Jordan, Director, Portland Bureau of Environmental Services
      Lori Pillsbury, Lab Administrator, Department of Environmental Quality
      Ali Hamade, Deputy State Epidemiologist, Oregon Health Authority
    • Effects of COVID-19 on Utility Customers
      Mark Thompson, Commissioner, Public Utility Commission
      Michael Dougherty, Chief Operating Officer, Public Utility Commission
    • Update on the Recycling Steering Committee
      Abby Boudouris, Senior Legislative Analyst, Department of Environmental Quality
    • Update from Committee Members on Potential Legislation for the 2021 Legislative Session
    • Note change: a presenter has been added to the "Effects of COVID-19 on Utility Customers" topic.
Housing
9/24/2020 10:00 AM, Remote Meeting
  • Informational Meeting
    • Overview of Wildfires’ Housing Impact and Near-Term Response
      Presenters TBD, Office of Emergency Management
    • Housing Stability Updates During Pandemic
      Margaret Salazar, Executive Director, Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS)
      Andrea Bell, Director, Housing Stabilization Division, OHCS
      Scott Cooper, President, Community Action Partnership of Oregon; Executive Director,
      NeighborImpact
    • Tenant Protections and Need for Housing Assistance
      Sybil Hebb, Director, Legislative Advocacy, Oregon Law Center
      Jim Straub, Legislative Director, Oregon Rental Housing Association
      Timothy Morris, Board President, Springfield Eugene Tenant Association
      Alison McIntosh, Neighborhood Partnerships
      Deborah Imse, Multifamily NW
    • Project Turnkey Proposal
      Rep. Pam Marsh, House District 5
    • Racial Equity in Housing
      Shannon Singleton, Governor’s Racial Justice Council
      Margaret Salazar, Oregon Housing and Community Services
    • Committee Discussion

Human Services
9/21/2020 3:00 PM, Remote Meeting

    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HHS/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Department of Human Services (DHS)
      Fariborz Pakseresht, DHS Director
      Rebecca Jones Gaston, DHS Child Welfare Director
      COVID-19 Update
      Wildfire Update
      Agency Request Budget Overview
      Legislative Concepts Overview
      Child Welfare Out-of-State Lodging Update
      ONE Update

    • 211info, COVID-19 Update
      Dan Herman, CEO
      Ciara Doyle, COO
      Cara Kangas, Director of Partnerships
    • Discussion of 2021 Legislative Concepts
    • Note change: presenters and the list of topics under DHS have been updated.
Judiciary
9/25/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HJUD/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
    • The House and Senate Judiciary Committees will be meeting jointly.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Update on COVID-19 Response Efforts:

      Senate Medical Liability Work Group
      Presenters to be determined

      House Liability Work Group
      Presenters to be determined

      Access to Adults in Custody During COVID
      Presenters to be determined

      Oregon Department of Corrections Update on Adults in Custody and
      COVID-Related Accelerated Release

      Presenters to be determined
    • Oregon Attorney General Consumer Privacy Task Force
      Presenters to be determined
Natural Resources
9/22/2020 3:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019I1/Committees/HNR/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Research on Wind Turbine Visibility and Avian Fatality Reductions
      Dr. Roel May, Senior Research Scientist, Norwegian Institute for Nature Research
    • Update on the Oregon Anti-Poaching Program
      Shannon Hurn, Deputy Director, Fish and Wildlife Programs, Oregon Department of Fish and
      Wildlife
      Casey Thomas, Captain, Fish and Wildlife Division, Oregon State Police
    • 2020 Wildfire Update
      Peter Daugherty, State Forester, Oregon Department of Forestry
      Doug Grafe, Fire Protection Chief, Oregon Department of Forestry
      Mariana Ruiz-Temple, Oregon State Fire Marshal, Office of the State Fire Marshal
      Shannon Hurn, Deputy Director, Fish and Wildlife Programs, Oregon Department of Fish and
      Wildlife
    • Discussion of 2021 Committee and Member Bills
    • Note change: a presenter has been added to the "2020 Wildfire Update" topic.
Revenue
9/23/2020 9:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HREV/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • 09:00 - 10:30: September Economic and Revenue Forecast
      Office of Economic Analysis
    • 10:30 - 11:15: Discussion of Oregon Connection to Federal Tax Law
      Legislative Revenue Office
    • 11:15 - 11:30: Tax Expenditure Review Process
      Legislative Revenue Office
    • 11:30 - 11:45: Potential Committee Bills for 2021 Session
      Legislative Revenue Office
    • Also Note: Meeting with Senate Interim Finance and Revenue Committee
Rules
9/24/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HRULES/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • November 2020 Election
      Cameron Smith, Chief of Staff, Oregon Secretary of State
      Brian Van Bergen, Yamhill County Clerk
    • Oregon Centralized Voter Registration Update
      Cameron Smith, Chief of Staff, Oregon Secretary of State
    • 2020 Census Update
      Sarah Bushore, Partnership Coordinator - Oregon and Idaho, Los Angeles Regional Census
      Center
      Marc Czornij, Lead Partnership Specialist, Los Angeles Regional Census Center
    • Racial Impact Statements on Legislation, Reimagine Oregon Project Concept
      TBD
    • Representation and Compensation on State Advisory Boards and Commissions, Reimagine Oregon Project Concept
      TBD
    • 2021 Legislative Concepts

    • Note change: speakers have been updated.
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness
9/25/2020 10:00 AM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking
      place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HVET/
      Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the
      camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front
      steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Briefing on Helmets to Hard Hats Program
    • Stockpile Procurement for Personal Protective Equipment
    • Update from Department of Forestry and State Fire Marshal on 2020 Fire Season
    • ODVA Update on Bridge Grant Program and Oregon Veteran Homes
    • Technology Briefing on COVID-19 Detection and Water Purification technologies
    • Status Report on Reorganization Concept for Oregon Emergency Management and Oregon
      State Fire Marshal

    • Discussion of potential committee and member legislative concepts
Water
9/23/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/HWTR/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Program Update: Septic System Loans for Homeowners and Small Businesses
      Rian Hooff, Senior Policy and Legislative Analyst, Oregon Department of Environmental
      Quality
      Adam Zimmerman, President and CEO, Craft 3
    • Initial Findings from the Oregon Business Council’s Water Project
      Martin Doyle, Director, Water Policy Program, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy
      Solutions, Duke University
    • Update on Oregon Water Utilities
      Wally McCullough, Oregon Water Utility Council, Vice Chair, Water Engineering Supervisor,
      Eugene Water & Electric Board
      Susie Smith, Executive Director, Oregon Association of Clean Water Agencies
      Peter Fernandez, P.E., Public Works Director, City of Salem
    • Overview of Oregon Dam Safety Program
      Racquel Rancier, Policy Manager, Oregon Water Resources Department
      Keith Mills, P.E., G.E., State Engineer for Water Resources, Oregon Water Resources
      Department
    • Committee Discussion of 2021 Committee and Members Bills
    • Note change: presenters have been updated.
Joint
Emergency Board
9/25/2020 3:00 PM, Online Only

    • PLEASE NOTE
      • The Capitol Building is currently closed; a viewing station will be set up outside on the front steps
      • The meeting will be held online and streamed live at the following website:
      https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/EB/Overview

      * INVITED TESTIMONY ONLY *

      Representative Kotek, Presiding Co-Chair
  • Work Session

    • Consent Grants – Human Services and Public Safety
      15. Department of Human Services – Sexual Risk Avoidance Education
      16. Department of Human Services – Summer Electronic Benefit Transfer
      17. Department of Human Services – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Improvement
      18. Department of Human Services – Kinship Navigator Program
      20. Department of Human Services – Aging and Disability Resource Connection
      22. Oregon Health Authority – Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
      23. Oregon Health Authority – Zero Suicide Initiative
      24. Oregon Health Authority – Improving Health Outcomes for Alzheimer’s Disease
      25. Oregon Health Authority – Comprehensive Suicide Prevention
      26. Oregon Health Authority – Firearm Injury Surveillance
      27. Oregon Health Authority – Strengthening Environmental Health Program Capacity
      28. Oregon Health Authority – Emergency Behavioral Health Support
      29. Oregon Health Authority – Emergency Response for Suicide Prevention
      30. Oregon Health Authority – Drinking Water System Improvement
      35. Oregon Youth Authority – Justice System Enhancements
      38. Department of Public Safety Standards and Training – State Fire Training
      39. Criminal Justice Commission – Prison Rape Elimination Act Standards

    • Consent Grants – All Other
      4. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Apprenticeship Expansion
      5. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Dislocated Worker Supportive Services
      6. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Dislocated Worker Training
      7. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Oregon Youth Conservation
      8. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Reimagine Workforce Preparation
      10. Department of Education – Student Learning Trajectories
      11. Department of Education – Expanding Access to Well-Rounded Courses Demonstration
      12. Department of Education – Mentorship Program
      48. Water Resources Department – Water Use Reporting Program
      52. Department of Agriculture – Marketing Improvement Program
      53. Department of Agriculture – Pesticides Outreach and Training
      54. Department of Geology and Mineral Industries – Cooperating Technical Partners Program
      55. Department of Geology and Mineral Industries – National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program
      56. Department of Transportation – Accelerating Innovative Mobility
      57. Department of Transportation – Rail Improvements
      58. Department of Transportation – ITS4US Deployment Program
      59. Department of Transportation – Bus and Bus Facilities Investment
      60. Department of Transportation – Transportation Innovation

    • Consent Reports
      44. Oregon Business Development Department – Rural Opportunity Initiative
      63. Department of Administrative Services – Debt Refunding
      64. Department of Administrative Services – XI-G Debt Refunding
      65. Department of Administrative Services – Compensation Plan Changes
      66. Department of Administrative Services – Uniform Rent Rates

    • Individual Items
      1. Secretary of State – Election Office Pandemic Expenses
      2. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Oregon Volunteers Program
      3. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Financial Aid Management Information System
      9. Higher Education Coordinating Commission – Public University Financial Data Report
      14. Department of Education – K-12 Professional Development
      19. Department of Human Services – Expenditure Limitation Increases
      21. Oregon Health Authority – COVID-19 Testing Capacity
      31. Department of Justice – COVID-19 Impact on Child Advocacy Centers
      32. Department of Justice – COVID-19 State Habeas Corpus Petitions
      33. Military Department – Camp Umatilla Capital Projects
      36. Oregon Youth Authority – JJIS Modernization Project
      37. Department of Public Safety Standards and Training – Assistance to Firefighters
      40. Employment Department – Lost Wage Assistance Grant
      41. Employment Department – UI Administration and IT System Stabilization
      43. Oregon Business Development Department – Signature Research Centers Report
      45. Housing and Community Services Department – Safe Shelter Flexibility Report
      47. Department of State Lands – Portland Harbor Cleanup Fund
      50. Department of Forestry – 2020 Fire Season Operations
      51. Department of Forestry – Good Neighbor Authority
      62. Department of Consumer and Business Services – Technical Adjustment
      67. Oregon Liquor Control Commission – Expenditure Limitation Increases
      68. Legislative Fiscal Office for Housing and Community Services Department – Wildfire Damage Housing Relief Program
      69. Legislative Fiscal Office – COVID-19 Emergency Business Assistance Program Modifications
The Interstate 5 Bridge
10/1/2020 1:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and the meetings are taking place remotely.
      Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/JI5B/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Public Hearing
    • A review of high-capacity transit (HCT) alternatives analysis from previous planning efforts
      and approach to identify new alternatives to be analyzed.

    • A review of river-crossing alternatives from previous planning efforts and approach to
      identify new river-crossing alternatives to be analyzed.

    • Public Comment
      Meeting is scheduled to end at 4:00 PM
      Testifiers will have two minutes
      Testimony will be taken for maximum of 30 minutes
    • Public Testimony Options:
      You may provide written or oral testimony at this meeting

      Written Testimony
      • E-mail: JI5B.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov
      • Mail: Joint Interim Committee on the Interstate 5 Bridge, 900 Court Street NE, Room 453,
      Salem, OR 97301.

      Testimony is posted online to the Oregon Legislative Information System (OLIS) as part of the
      legislative record and made publicly available at
      https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/JI5B/Overview


      Oral Testimony (Live Remotely)
      • Phone: Registration is required. To sign up, either use the online form at
      https://survey.sjc1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0ue3vr32NX9s3OZ OR call
      833-588-4500 for assistance. Registration closes 24 hours before the meeting start time.
      • Public Access Kiosk: Located at the back entrance (State Street side) of the Capitol
      Building for the duration of the meeting.

      Please Note: Neither registration nor use of the public access kiosk is a guarantee that you will be able to testify during the meeting. The chair may determine that public testimony must be limited. For this reason, written testimony is encouraged even if you plan to speak.
Transportation
9/23/2020 3:00 PM, Remote Meeting
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and the meetings are taking place remotely.
      Go to https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/JCT/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Comprehensive Congestion Management Plan
    • Update on Major Transportation Construction Projects
    • Update on DMV Operations and Real ID Implementation
    • Review of potential committee and member legislative concepts and work groups
    • Transportation revenues briefing
Task Force
Access to Quality Affordable Child Care
9/22/2020 8:00 AM, Remote Meeting - Meeting Cancelled
    • Please Note: The Capitol Building is currently closed to the public and meetings are taking place remotely. Go to https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019I1/Committees/JTFACC/Overview to access a live stream of this meeting. Locate the meeting date and click on the camera icon at the designated time. A viewing station will also be available outside on the front steps of the Capitol Building.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • COVID-19 Update
      Miriam Calderon, Early Learning System Director, Early Learning Division, Oregon
      Department of Education
    • Part II: Other States, Other Governance Models
      Louise Strong, Senior Director of Subsidy Programs, KinderCare Education
    • Open Task Force Discussion
Universal Health Care
9/22/2020 9:00 AM, Remote Meeting - Meeting Cancelled
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Welcome and Opening Remarks
      Chair Goldberg
      Vice-Chair Junkins
    • Task Force Rules and Operating Principles – Adoption
      Chair Goldberg
      Vice-Chair Junkins
    • Consumer Advisory Committee – Membership, Role and Appointment
      Vice-Chair Junkins
      Selection Subcommittee
    • Invited Testimony
      Senator Michael Dembrow, Senate District 23
      John Kitzhaber, former Governor
    • Taskforce Workplan DRAFT – Review and Comment
      LPRO Staff
    • Public Comment - 11:50-12:00 PM
    • PUBLIC TESTIMONY OPTIONS: You may provide written or oral testimony for this meeting.

      Written Testimony
      E-mail: JTFUHC.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov
      Post: Joint Task Force on Universal Health Care, 900 Court Street NE, Room 453, Salem, OR 97301.

      Testimony is posted online to the Oregon Legislative Information System (OLIS) as part of the legislative record and made publicly available at:
      https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2019I1/Committees/JTFUHC/Overview

      Oral Testimony (Live Remotely - via telephone)

      Phone: Registration is required. To sign up, either use the online form at:
      https://survey.sjc1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_38A39mKMOCRW5Yp OR call 833-588-4500 for assistance. Registration closes two hours before the meeting start time.

      Public Access Kiosk: Located at the back entrance (State Street side) of the Capitol Building for the duration of the meeting.


      Please Note: Neither registration nor use of the public access kiosk is a guarantee that you will be able to testify during the meeting. The chair may determine that public testimony must be limited. For this reason, written testimony is encouraged even if you plan to speak.
    • Please note change: agenda items have been populated.

    • This agenda will be updated with meeting topics one week prior to the meeting date.