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Senate
Education

    • The Senate and House Education Committees will be jointly participating in this field trip. In addition the E-Board Subcommittee on Education has been invited to attend.
  • Field Trip
    • The committees will tour the Oregon Youth Authority MacLaren facilities. Please contact committee staff regarding public interest in attending this meeting.
Finance and Revenue
    • Meet with House Interim Revenue Committee
  • Informational Meeting
    • 8:30: June Economic and Revenue Forecast
      Office of Economic Analysis

    • 10:00: Adjourn
House
Education

    • The House and Senate Education Committees will be jointly participating in this field trip. In addition the E-Board Subcommittee on Education has been invited to attend.
  • Field Trip
    • The committees will tour the Oregon Youth Authority MacLaren facilities. Please contact committee staff regarding public interest in attending this meeting.
Revenue
    • Meet with Senate Interim Finance and Revenue Committee
  • Informational Meeting
    • 8:30: June Economic and Revenue Forecast
      Office of Economic Analysis
    • 10:00: Adjourn
Joint
Department of Energy Oversight
    • This meeting is scheduled to end at noon. All times listed are approximate.
  • Informational Meeting

    • Committee Discussion – ODOE Planning and Innovation Programs (8:00-8:15 AM)

    • ODOE Energy Facility Siting (8:15-11:30 AM)
      Michael Kaplan, Director, Oregon Department of Energy
      Todd Cornett, Division Administrator, Energy Facility Siting
      Barry Beyeler, Chair, Energy Facility Siting Council

    • Public Comment (11:30 AM-Noon)
      Opportunity for public comment on ODOE Energy Facility Siting



    • Future Meeting Dates and Topics
      June 27, 2016 – Energy Development Services Division
      July 18, 2016 – Energy Development Services Division and Director’s Office/Central Services
      August 29, 2016 – Complete unfinished program reviews

      There will be an opportunity for public comment on each of these topic areas on the meeting date noted.

Transportation Preservation and Modernization
  • Field Trip
    • Field Trip and On-Site Inspection
      9:00 - Woodburn Interchange (Woodburn Park and Ride, off I-5 exit 271)
      10:00 - Aurora/Donald Interchange (TA Aurora Travel Center, off I-5 exit 278)
      12:00 - Working Lunch with Mid-Willamette Valley Area Commission on Transportation
      (Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments, 100 High Street SE, Salem)

      (Please contact committee staff for public interest in attending this meeting)
Task Force
Campaign Finance Reform
  • Informational Meeting
    • Incentivizing Small Donors
      - Oregon Political Tax Credit
      - Chris Allanach, Senior Economist, Legislative Revenue Office
    • Review of 2016 legislation regarding campaign finance reporting
      - Rep. Dan Rayfield, House District 16

    • Task Force Discussion Topics:
      1) What research could inform the Task Force delibrations and improve consensus on recommendations for a constitutional amendment allowing for regulation of campaign contributions?

      2) If there is no research, are there campaign finance reform issues more likely to get a greater level of consensus?

      - Which of the following might fall into that category?
      - Voluntary agreements?
      - Additional reporting/disclosure requirements?
      - Increased penalties for noncompliance with current campaign finance laws?
      - Public funding options?

      3) Are there issues within the scope of campaign finance reform, not previoulsy discussed, that
      the Task Force should consider?

      4) Invite reccomendations for new members to represent: non-affiliated voters' and interests of nonprofit
      organizations.
Funding for Fish, Wildlife, and Related Outdoor Recreation and Education
  • Informational Meeting
    • Introduction and Housekeeping Items

    • Public Comment Opportunity

    • Task Force Discussion Topics
      • Funding Alternatives
      • Work Group Discussions
      - Conservation Opportunities
      - Connecting Oregonians with Natural Resources and the Outdoors

    • Public Comment Opportunity

    • Task Force Next Steps

    • Future Meeting Dates
      June 30, 2016
      August 15, 2016
Oregon Shellfish
    • ***All times are approximate***

  • Informational Meeting
    • 9:30 AM Optional Tour of the Charleston Marine Life Center at Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
      Trish Mace, Director, Charleston Marine Life Center

    • 10:00 AM Water Quality and Monitoring Related to Mariculture Certification
      Alex Manderson, Shellfish Sanitation Program, Oregon Department of Agriculture

    • 10:15 AM Monitoring of Shellfish for Biotoxins and Fecal Indicator Bacteria
      Frank Barcellos, Seafood Safety Program, Oregon Department of Agriculture

    • 10:30 AM Harmful Algal Blooms Along the Oregon Coast
      Dr. Michelle Wood, Professor, University of Oregon
      Matt Hunter, Shellfish Project Leader, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

    • 11:00 AM Task Force Discussion about Water Quality Certification and Biotoxin Monitoring

    • 11:20 AM Assessment of Wild Shellfish Stocks in Oregon Bays and Estuaries
      Dr. Tony D’Andrea, SEACOR Project Leader, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

    • 11:40 AM Commercial and Recreational Harvest of Wild Shellfish Stocks
      Justin Ainsworth, Shellfish Biologist, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife


      12:00 PM Break

    • 1:00 PM Opportunities for Enhancement of Recreational Harvest Opportunities
      Mitch Vance, Shellfish Project Leader, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

    • 1:20 PM Restoration and Enhancement of Native Olympia Oysters
      Steve Rumrill, Shellfish Program Leader, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
      Dick Vander Schaaf, Coastal Conservation Coordinator, The Nature Conservancy
      Don Ivy, Tribal Council, Coquille Tribe

    • 1:40 PM Task Force Discussion about Wild Shellfish Stocks, Restoration, and Recreational Harvests

    • 2:30 PM Summary of Recommendations Regarding Management of Shellfish Mariculture
      Gil Sylvia, Oregon State University

    • 3:00 PM Optional Tour of the Coos Bay Oyster Company
      Jess Hampel, Coos Bay Oyster Company


    • Please contact committee staff regarding public interest in attending tours.

Reentry, Employment and Housing
  • Informational Meeting
    • Pre Release Trades Programs
      Jen Netherwood, instructor, Pacific Northwest Carpenters Institute

    • Career Readiness Certificates
      Karen Hummelbaugh, Workforce Programs Director, Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development

    • Post Release Housing Certificates
      Jeremy Nichols, Mercy Corps Northwest

    • Discussion of Potential Legislative Concepts

    • Further Pre & Post Release Discussion
Reserve Funds
  • Informational Meeting
    • - Overview of the responsibilities of the Task Force on Reserve Funds

    • - Presentation by representatives of the PEW Charitable Trusts regarding revenue volatility and resulting implications for the Rainy Day Fund and the Education Stability Fund

    • - Discussion of next steps

    • - Adjourn at noon