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SB 5259 - 2017-18
Changing the designation of the state behavioral health authority from the department of social and health services to the health care authority and transferring the related powers, functions, and duties to the health care authority and the department of health.
By Request: Governor Inslee
Companion Bill: HB 1388
Bill Status-at-a-Glance
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
As of Saturday, May 27, 2017 12:18 PM
Current Version:
1st Substitute - SSB 5259
Current Status:
SWays & Means
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamberIn the Senate:In the House:
After Passage:Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law

Bill Status-at-a-Glance

As of Saturday, May 27, 2017 12:18 PM
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
Current Version:
1st Substitute - SSB 5259
Current Status:
SWays & Means
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamber
Senate:
House:
Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law
AfterPassage:
Bill History

2017 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 18
First reading, referred to Health Care. (View Original Bill)
Jan 31
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Health Care at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 16
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Health Care at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
HLTH - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
And refer to Ways & Means.
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Feb 17
Referred to Ways & Means.
Feb 21
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)

2017 1ST SPECIAL SESSION

Apr 24
By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.

2017 2ND SPECIAL SESSION

May 23
By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
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