Topical Index

DAIRY FARMS AND DAIRY PRODUCTS  (See FARMS AND FARMING; FOOD AND FOOD PRODUCTS)
DAMS  (See ENERGY; RIVERS AND STREAMS; UTILITIES)
DEADLY FORCE  (See CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS; LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS)
DEAF  DEAF RSS Feed
               
Court interpreters for persons with hearing impairment, oath requirements: * HB 1285, CH 83 (2017)
Dog guides or service animals, trained or in training, interfering with, crimes: * HB 1676, CH 170 (2017)
Dog guides or service animals, training in public, authority, when: HB 1699
Educational interpreters, sign language and sign system requirements: HB 1303, SHB 1303, SB 5142, * SSB 5142, CH 34 (2017)
Service animal issues, work group on, convening: HB 2032
DEATH  DEATH RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; HUMAN REMAINS)
Certificates, death, abbreviated: HB 2458
Coroner, inquest, procedures: SB 5769, SSB 5769
Coroners and medical examiners, case management system for, funding of: * HB 1794, CH 146 (2017), SB 5612
Death with dignity, informed decision making: SB 5433
Deceased employee, municipal corporation employer indebtedness to, requirements: SB 6197
Health care declarations, statewide registry, entity to manage: SB 5574
Holodomor/"murder by starvation," 1932-1933 famine in Ukraine, remembering victims of: * SR 8663 (2017)
Homicide or death by other criminal means, family notification, work group: HB 1759, SHB 1759
Loss prevention reviews by state agencies, modifying requirements: HB 1323, ESHB 1323, SB 5173, * ESSB 5173, CH 318 (2017)
Medical examiner, inquests, provisions: SSB 5769
Natural death act, advance directives, notaries and proof of identity for: HB 1640, SB 5478
Scene of death, coroner authority to order persons to vacate: HB 1142
Wrongful death actions, beneficiaries of, eligibility of certain dependents: SB 5979
Wrongful death actions, survival of, recoverable damages: HB 2262, SB 6015
DEBT COLLECTION AND COLLECTION AGENCIES  (See BUSINESSES)
DENTAL CARE  (See DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY; INSURANCE)
DENTAL QUALITY ASSURANCE COMMISSION  (See DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY; HEALTH, DEPARTMENT)
DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY  DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY RSS Feed
               
Dental health aide therapists, work group: HB 1364, SB 5224
Dental laboratories, registration of: HB 1782, SHB 1782, SB 5669
Dental office support services and leases, third-party agreements for: HB 1598, SB 5322
Dental therapists, as new health profession, licensing and requirements: HB 1364, SHB 1364, SB 5224
Dental therapy, creating as new health profession, provisions: HB 1364, SHB 1364, SB 5224
Dentistry, practice of, practices not within and unlicensed practice of dentistry: SHB 1389, HB 1598, SB 5322, * SSB 5322, CH 320 (2017)
Dentists, Amy Cook, honoring: * SR 8639 (2017)
Dentists, attending, responsibility for patient during current procedure: SHB 1389, * SSB 5322, CH 320 (2017)
Dentists, persons/entities interfering with independent clinical judgment of: SHB 1389, * SSB 5322, CH 320 (2017)
Dentists, providing no-cost and medicaid-reimbursed care, recognizing: * SR 8639 (2017)
Expanded function dental auxiliaries, licensing requirements: HB 1586, SB 5351
Indian tribes, dental health aide therapist services: HB 1364, HB 1414, SHB 1414, SB 5079, * SSB 5079, CH 5 (2017), SB 5224
Insurance, dental only plans, carrier benefits explanation forms: HB 2502
Insurance, dental only plans, carrier benefits explanations, work group on: ESHB 1316
Insurance, dental only plans, extending patient bill of rights protections to: HB 1316, ESHB 1316
Insurance, dental only plans, extending patient protections to: HB 1316, ESHB 1316
Licenses, application requirements: HB 1586, SHB 1586, SB 5351
Licenses, denturists, fees for, allocation requirements and prohibitions: SB 5538
Licenses, renewal and continuing education requirements: HB 1586, SB 5351
Licensure, completion of residency in lieu of practical examination: HB 1411, * SHB 1411, CH 100 (2017)
Managed care dental program, statewide prepaid, establishing: HB 1899, SB 5604
Opioid drugs, best practices for prescribing, practitioner continuing education: ESHB 1339
Opioid drugs, practitioner restrictions and requirements when prescribing: HB 1339, HB 2272, SB 6050
Oral health connections medicaid pilot program, for diabetics and pregnant women: SB 5540, SSB 5540, 2SSB 5540
Practices, health care contractors as nonprofit integrated care delivery systems: HB 2229
Practices, patient responsibilities of current practice owner and attending dentist: SHB 1389, * SSB 5322, CH 320 (2017)
Practices, permissible role of corporations or other entities or persons in: HB 1389, SHB 1389, HB 2229, SB 5158, * SSB 5322, CH 320 (2017)
Practices, persons/entities interfering with dentist's independent clinical judgment: SHB 1389, * SSB 5322, CH 320 (2017)
Suicide prevention, dental students and dentists, training curriculum for: SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Washington state dental association, honoring: * SR 8639 (2017)
DEPENDENCY  (See JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS)
DEPENDENT PERSONS  (See DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH; DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH; VULNERABLE ADULTS)
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES COUNCIL, WASHINGTON STATE  (See DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH)
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES OMBUDS, OFFICE OF  DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES OMBUDS, OFFICE OF RSS Feed
               
Services, ombuds, new state ombuds office to contract for provision of: SB 5978
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH  DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH RSS Feed
               (See also DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES OMBUDS, OFFICE OF)
Access to persons with developmental disabilities, persons with, background checks: * EHB 1620, CH 332 (2017), SHB 1620, SB 5399
Adult family home, persons with developmental disabilities, property tax exemption: HB 1763, SHB 1763
Autism, individuals with, honoring and supporting: * HR 4635 (2017), * SR 8637 (2017)
Community access and employment services, access to, requirements: HB 1304, SHB 1304, HB 2613, SB 5201, SSB 5201, 2SSB 5201
Community residential services, direct care staff hours, Snohomish county rate: HB 1062, SB 5014, SSB 5014
Community-based residential services, expanding funding for: SB 5887, SB 5889
Developmental disabilities council, model property transfer agreements: HB 2448
Educational entities, employees and volunteers, background checks, when: SB 5605, * SSB 5605, CH 33 (2017)
Emergencies, person with developmental disability at scene, 911 personnel and first responder awareness: HB 1258
Emergencies, person with developmental disability at scene, responder training and 911 service: * SHB 1258, CH 295 (2017)
Employment services, access and requirements: HB 1304, SHB 1304, HB 2613, SB 5201, SSB 5201, 2SSB 5201
Endangerment of dependent person with controlled substance: SB 5988
Federally qualified health center, for developmental disabilities services, studying: 2SSB 5594
Health care, informed consent for incompetent persons: HB 2541
Long-term care, providers, collective bargaining unit representative elections: HB 1607, SB 5551
Personal care services, by family member, consumer-directed medicaid program: * 2ESB 5867, CH 34 (2017)
Personal care services, in-home by family member, payment when tribal client: * 2ESB 5867, CH 34 (2017)
Personal needs allowance, medicaid services, increasing: HB 1772, * SB 5118, CH 270 (2017)
Providers, long-term care, requiring union membership/dues payment, prohibiting: SB 5692
Public transportation services, when certain sales and use taxes imposed: SB 5414
Residential habilitation centers, Fircrest School, adding certain facilities: SB 5594, SSB 5594
Residential habilitation centers, Fircrest School, appraisal of land on campus: 2SSB 5594
Residential habilitation centers, Fircrest School, ceasing operation as RHC, when : 2SSB 5594
Residential habilitation centers, Fircrest School, requirements: SB 5594, SSB 5594, 2SSB 5594, SB 5887, SB 5889
Residential habilitation centers, services, expanded or transition-to-community: SB 5594, SSB 5594
Residential habilitation centers, services, transition-to-community: 2SSB 5594
Residential habilitation centers, state-operated community living alternatives: 2SSB 5594
Residential habilitation centers, various provisions: SB 5594, SSB 5594, 2SSB 5594, * ESB 5646, CH 19 (2017), SB 5887, SB 5889
Residential habilitation centers, Yakima Valley School, requirements: * ESB 5646, CH 19 (2017), SB 5887
Residential living, certain property transfers for, real estate excise tax exemption: HB 2448
Residential services and supports, abuse or neglect, complaints investigation: HB 1792, SHB 1792
Residential services and supports, provider certification fees, use of: HB 1792, SHB 1792
Respite care services, certain providers of, training requirements for: * EHB 1322, CH 267 (2017), SB 5360, SSB 5360
Respite care services, in-home by family member, payment when tribal client: * 2ESB 5867, CH 34 (2017)
Training, group training homes and day training centers: HB 2345
Transportation needs, special, transportation providers for persons with: HB 2113
DIKING AND DRAINAGE  DIKING AND DRAINAGE RSS Feed
               
Diking improvement districts, in Snohomish county, certain fees, exemption: SB 5524
DIKING IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS  (See DIKING AND DRAINAGE)
DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH  DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH RSS Feed
               (See also DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH; DISCRIMINATION; VETERANS; VULNERABLE ADULTS)
2-1-1, Washington information network (WIN), 10th anniversary of, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2017)
Achieving a better life experience program, Washington, account, funds use: HB 2581, SB 6221
Achieving a better life experience program, Washington, individual accounts: HB 2581, SB 6221
Aged, blind, or disabled assistance program, benefits pending SSI application: SB 5898
Aged, blind, or disabled assistance program, grant amount, studying: SB 6116
Aged, blind, or disabled assistance program, recipient essential needs program eligibility: HB 2667
Aged, blind, or disabled assistance program, remote seller sales tax to fund: SB 5856
Assistive devices, accessible taxicab HOV lane use: SB 5018
Assistive devices, accessible taxicab HOV lane use, DOT to consider: * SSB 5018, CH 311 (2017)
Building entrances, accessible public, automatic exterior door requirements: HB 1263
Children from birth to 3, early intervention services: HB 2650, SB 6257
Court interpreters for persons with hearing or speech impairment, oath requirements: * HB 1285, CH 83 (2017)
Dog guides or service animals, trained or in training, interfering with, crimes: * HB 1676, CH 170 (2017)
Dog guides, training in public, authority when person with disability: HB 1699
Dyslexia, as learning disability, school screening for: SB 6162
Emergencies, person with disability at scene, 911 personnel and first responder awareness: HB 1258
Emergencies, person with disability at scene, responder training and 911 service: * SHB 1258, CH 295 (2017)
Endangerment of dependent person with controlled substance: SB 5988
Farmers, retired, with disability, removal from classification of land owned by: HB 2349
Highway workers, spouse and children college tuition/fees exemption, when: SB 5575
Long-term care, providers, collective bargaining unit representative elections: HB 1607, SB 5551
Mackay, Ian, honoring: * SR 8634 (2017)
Military, with disabilities, recreational/rehabilitation facility for, tax exemptions: HB 2550, SB 6167
Mobility enhancing equipment, for home use, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 2429
Opportunities, educational/employment, association of Washington generals role: HB 1984, SHB 1984, SB 5746
Parking privileges, special, health care practitioner authorization, requirements: HB 1515, * SHB 1515, CH 112 (2017), SB 5195, SSB 5195
Parking spaces, van accessible, requirements and prohibitions: * HB 1262, CH 132 (2017)
Pregnancy disability, state employee shared leave program to include: HB 1434, SHB 1434, SB 5295
Providers, long-term care, requiring union membership/dues payment, prohibiting: SB 5692
Public transportation services, persons with disabilities, certain taxes imposed: SB 5414
Recreation, fish-shellfish-wildlife-related, disability designation for: HB 2649
Respite care services, certain providers of, training requirements for: SSB 5360
Retirees, due to disability, property tax exemption program, revisions: HB 2597, HB 2608, SB 6251
Service animal issues, work group on, convening: HB 2032
Service animals, training in public, authority when person with disability: HB 1699
Social security disability benefits denial appeals, free copy of medical records for: HB 1239, ESHB 1239
Students with disabilities, higher education transfer, work group on, reauthorizing: HB 2037, * SHB 2037, CH 175 (2017)
Supplemental security income denial appeals, free copy of medical records for: ESHB 1239
Transportation needs, special, transportation providers for persons with: HB 2113
Transportation, wheelchair-accessible, certain surcharge to fund options: HB 2206
Veterans with disabilities, adapted housing, certain tax preferences for: HB 2138, * SHB 2138, CH 176 (2017)
Veterans with disabilities, fishing/hunting license donation program for: HB 2342, SHB 2342, SB 6181
Veterans with disabilities, nonservice-connected, U.S.-facility treatment: HB 2397, SB 6023
Veterans with disabilities, recreational/rehabilitation facility for, tax exemptions: HB 2550, SB 6167
Veterans with total disability, child or spouse college tuition/fees waiver, stipend: HB 2009, SHB 2009, 2SHB 2009
Veterans with total disability, property tax exemption program, "disposable income": SB 5704
Veterans with total disability, property tax exemption program, income thresholds: HB 2608, SB 6251
Veterans with total disability, property tax/regular school levy exemption program: SB 5825
Veterans, adaptive automobile equipment sales and use tax exemptions: SHB 2269
Veterans, adaptive automobile equipment sales tax exemption: HB 2269
Veterans, disabled American veteran or former POW license plates, criteria: HB 2522
Voter registration, qualified agencies for, offices for persons with disabilities as: HB 2595, SB 5857
Voting, signature stamp use for: SB 6190
Wheelchair accessible for hire vehicles and operators, regulation of: SB 5812
Wheelchair accessible transportation, certain surcharge to fund options: HB 2206
Wheelchair accessible vehicle dispatch companies, special parking privileges: * EHB 2003, CH 151 (2017)
Wheelchairs, accessible taxicab HOV lane use: SB 5018
Wheelchairs, accessible taxicab HOV lane use, DOT to consider: * SSB 5018, CH 311 (2017)
DISASTERS  (See NATURAL DISASTERS)
DISCOVER PASS  DISCOVER PASS RSS Feed
               
Access pass, in lieu of discover pass, for veteran's disability pass holders: SHB 1177, HB 2652, SB 6128
Complimentary, spouses performing sufficient volunteer hours: * SB 5200, CH 121 (2017)
Complimentary, state or national guard member, when: HB 2142
Complimentary, veterans with service-connected 100% disability: HB 1180
Penalty for failure to comply with pass requirements, lowering: HB 1271
Penalty for failure to comply with pass requirements, monetary, distribution of: HB 1478, SB 5342, SSB 5342, 2SSB 5342
Penalty for failure to comply with pass requirements, revising: SHB 1177, HB 2652, SB 6128
DISCRIMINATION  DISCRIMINATION RSS Feed
               (See also GENDER IDENTITY; HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION; MINORITIES; RELIGION AND RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS; SEXUAL ORIENTATION)
Abusive work environment, subjecting employee to, as unfair labor practice: SB 5423
Bill of rights, academic, concerning free speech and expression: HB 1362, SB 5832
Chechnya, LGBT individuals persecuted in, requesting diplomatic action on behalf of: SJM 8012
Citizenship or immigration status, discrimination based on, freedom from: HB 2030, SB 5803
Civil rights act, state, repealing I-200 (1999) and removing references to act: HB 1158
Claims for noneconomic damages, claimant's health not at issue, exceptions: SB 6027
Claims for noneconomic damages, claimant's mental health, admissibility of: SB 5566
Employees, discrimination against for lawful off-duty conduct, prohibitions, when: SB 5667
Employees, discrimination and retaliation against, protections: HB 1301, SB 5528
Employees, domestic violence victims, discrimination protections: HB 2661
Employees, public, prayer by, protecting: HB 2217
Employees, sexual assault or stalking victims, discrimination protections: HB 2661
Employment, equal opportunities for men and women: EHB 1506, SHB 1506, 2SHB 1506
Ethnicity, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: EHB 2097, SB 5828
Executive order 9066, seventy-fifth anniversary, acknowledging: * HR 4613 (2017), * SR 8614 (2017)
Free exercise of religion and freedom of conscience, as rights, legal deference to: HB 1217
Free speech and exercise of religion, coaches and others after sports activity: HB 1602
Free speech, higher education institution policies affirming, requirements: HB 2223
Freedom of expression/speech, in student media, including civil action for relief: SB 5064, SSB 5064
Hate crimes, against emergency responders and firefighters due to occupation: HB 1693
Hate crimes, against law enforcement officers due to occupation: HB 1398, ESB 5280
Hate crimes, due to honorably discharged veteran or military status: HB 1986
Homeowners' associations, restrictive covenant modification documents for: HB 2514
Housing, protected classes in, state preemption of creation of: SB 5569
Immigration or citizenship status, discrimination based on, freedom from: HB 2030, SB 5803
Japanese-American World War II internees, veterans, and activists, recognizing: * HR 4613 (2017)
Japanese-American World War II internees, veterans, and protectors, recognizing: * SR 8614 (2017)
Jurors, prospective, excluding due to protected class membership, prohibition: HB 2398
Malicious harassment, due to honorably discharged veteran or military status: HB 1986
Malicious harassment, of emergency responders and firefighters due to occupation: HB 1693
Malicious harassment, of law enforcement officer due to occupation: HB 1398, HB 1668, ESB 5280
Marijuana, medical use, hiring and accommodation of patient by employer: HB 1094
Marriage as union of one man and one woman, religious beliefs and conscience: HB 1178
Motorcycle- or club-related paraphernalia, profiling based on, prohibiting: HB 1553
National origin, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: EHB 2097, SB 5828
Pregnant women, pregnancy and childbirth workplace accommodations: HB 1448, SB 5299, SB 5531, SB 5835, * SSB 5835, CH 294 (2017)
Pregnant women, pregnancy workplace accommodations: HB 1796, ESHB 1796
Profiling, right to be free from discrimination based on, as civil right: HB 1553
Protection of the rights of religious exercise and conscience from government discrimination act: HB 1178
Racial and ethnic impact statements concerning legislation, creating: SB 5588, SSB 5588
Racial disproportionality in criminal justice system, addressing: SB 5588, SSB 5588
Registration or surveillance programs, aiding of, prohibiting, when: HB 1985, SB 5689
Religious affiliation, state agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibiting: HB 1956, SB 5308
Religious beliefs, law enforcement actions based on, prohibitions: EHB 2097, SB 5828
Religious beliefs, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: EHB 2097, SB 5828
Religious practices, prayer by public employees, protecting: HB 2217
Reproductive decisions of employee, employer discrimination based on: SB 6102
Sex, biological, immutable at birth, protecting religious belief or moral conviction: HB 1178
Transgender students, model policy and procedure, school district requirements: SB 5766, SSB 5766
Underserved groups, fair treatment of, repealing state civil rights act (I-200): HB 1158
Voting rights act of 2017, Washington, equal opportunity for protected classes: HB 1800, HB 1934, SB 5067, SB 5267
Voting rights act of 2018, Washington, equal opportunity for protected classes: SHB 1800, SB 6002, ESSB 6002
Voting, equal opportunity, district-based elections, authority for: HB 1800, SHB 1800, HB 1934, SB 5067, SB 5267, SB 6002, ESSB 6002
Voting, equal opportunity, district-based elections, authority to conduct: SB 5068, SB 6255
Wages, equal pay for men and women: HB 1447, EHB 1506, SHB 1506, 2SHB 1506, SB 5344
Wages, equal pay for men and women, legislative intent: SB 5836
Wages, equal pay opportunity act: SB 5140
DISEASES  (See HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC)
DISPUTE RESOLUTION CENTERS  (See ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS)
DISTRICT COURTS  (See COURTS)
DNA  (See CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
DOGS  (See ANIMALS)
DOMESTIC RELATIONS  DOMESTIC RELATIONS RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; ADOPTION; CHILD CARE; CHILDREN; FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S OMBUDS, OFFICE; FOSTER CARE; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS; MARRIAGE AND MARRIED PERSONS)
Child support work group, recommendations of: HB 1603
Child support, court process, for pregnant sexual assault victim: * SHB 1543, CH 234 (2017)
Child support, economic table for, updating: HB 1603
Child support, health care coverage obligation: HB 2405
Child support, income withholding orders, funds remittance by electronic means: HB 2188, SB 5597
Child support, mandatory for postsecondary education of adult child, prohibiting: HB 1969
Child support, noncompliance with order, restriction or suspension of licenses: SB 5591
Child support, order compliance, licensees not in, notice to parent: HB 1814, * ESHB 1814, CH 269 (2017), SB 5490
Child support, order noncompliance, restricted driver's license after suspension: HB 1141
Child support, pass-through payments, reinstating, when: HB 2371
Children, youth, and families, department of, creating: HB 1661, SHB 1661, * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017), SB 5498, SSB 5498
Children, youth, and families, department of, creating office of innovation, alignment, and accountability in: * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017)
Children, youth, and families, department of, oversight board for, establishing: SHB 1661, * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017)
Criminal offenders with minor children, parenting sentencing alternatives: SB 5307
Dissolution and separation, marital partners rights/responsibilities handbook: HB 2246
Dissolution and separation, parenting plans and additional provisions: HB 1554, HB 2246, * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Dissolution proceedings and dependency, legal representation for parents, when: * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Family and community engagement coordinators, duties and funding allocations: HB 1618, SHB 1618
Family and medical leave, ombuds office for, establishing: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Family and medical leave, paid, insurance program for, creating: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Family and medical leave, paid, insurance program for, employee opt-out: SB 5983
Family assessment response, abuse/neglect reports, provisions: * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Family engagement, using meeting facilitators in child welfare process for: HB 1365, SHB 1365
Family law cases, overtrial in, attorneys' and guardians' fees for: HB 2245
Family leave insurance, modifying and adding medical leave to: HB 1116, SHB 1116, SB 5032
Family leave, as paid leave for additional situations, legislative findings: SB 5829
Family leave, paid, benefits for multiple reasons, instituting: SB 5149
Family leave/insurance, replacing with paid family and medical leave insurance: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Homeschooling, home-based instruction of foster youth, permitting: HB 2053, HB 2054
Missing child, failure of parent, guardian, or caregiver to report, misdemeanor: SB 5656, SB 5864
Murder, of family member, person threatening, mental health evaluation/treatment: HB 1972
Neglect, to include when child is runaway or unaccompanied homeless child: SB 5656, SB 5864
Nonparent caregiver, TANF assistance benefits for child who lives with, when: HB 2121, ESHB 2121
Parent, definition of, modifying for dependency purposes: HB 1815, * SHB 1815, CH 276 (2017)
Parent- and sibling-child visitation, services, activities, and work group: HB 1366, SHB 1366, 2SHB 1366
Parentage act, uniform, concerning parentage and surrogacy agreements: SB 6037
Parental leave, state employee shared leave program to include: HB 1434, SHB 1434, SB 5295
Parental leave, state parental leave sharing program, creating: SB 5479
Parental rights amendment, U.S. constitution, urging Congress to support: HJM 4005
Parental rights, court process, for pregnant sexual assault victim: * SHB 1543, CH 234 (2017)
Parental rights, fundamental, parents' and legal guardians', codifying: HB 2244
Paternity, genetic testing for, termination of legal responsibilities due to, when: HB 1306, SB 5461
Rape, pregnant survivor, court aid to avoid parenting interactions with rapist: HB 1543, SB 5321
Relatives, visitation with child, petitioning the court: HB 2117, SB 5598
Sexual assault, pregnant victim, parental rights and child support court process: * SHB 1543, CH 234 (2017)
Sexual assault, pregnant victim, parenting plans and consent for adoption: * SHB 1543, CH 234 (2017)
Treatment, chemical dependency or mental health, minors in, authority to place: HB 1424
Treatment, mental health, parent-initiated for minor, role of parent: SB 5706, SSB 5706
Treatment, substance use disorder or mental health, for minor, parental notice: SB 5709
Wrongful death actions, beneficiaries of, eligibility of certain dependents: SB 5979
Wrongful death actions, beneficiaries of, eligibility of relatives: HB 2262, SB 6015
Youth shelters, runaway youth in, parental notification requirement, exceptions: HB 2061
Youth, immigrant, vulnerable youth guardianships, establishment by court, when: HB 1988, * SHB 1988, CH 279 (2017), SB 5559, SSB 5559, 2SSB 5559
Youth, immigrant, vulnerable youth guardianships, trafficking task force role: * SHB 1988, CH 279 (2017), SSB 5559, 2SSB 5559
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE  DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RSS Feed
               
Assault, domestic violence, arresting 16- and 17-year-olds: SB 5618, * SSB 5618, CH 223 (2017)
Assault, fourth degree involving domestic violence, modifications: HB 1163, SHB 1163, * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
Funding, criminal justice, county criminal justice assistance account, use: HB 2006
Funding, criminal justice, municipal criminal justice assistance account, use: HB 2006
Funding, criminal justice, using property tax levy revenues, when: SHB 2006
Hearings, limited license legal technician, fees incurred by, reimbursement for: SB 5213
Offender score, domestic violence involved, points for certain crimes: HB 1163, SHB 1163, * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
Orders, no-contact, duration : HB 2457
Protection orders, against cyber harassment: HB 2254
Protection orders, ex parte temporary, outside normal court hours: HB 2542
Records of domestic violence, court vacation of, provisions: * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
Return of child, writ of habeas corpus for, fees waiver by sheriff, when: HB 1163, SHB 1163, * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
Risk assessment, creating work group to study: HB 1163, SHB 1163, * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
Training course, for cosmetologist, hair designer, barber, manicurist, and esthetician licensing: SHB 1163
Treatment for perpetrators, work group on, convening: HB 1163, SHB 1163, * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
Victims, employment discrimination protections and safety accommodations: HB 2661
Washington domestic violence risk assessment work group, establishing: HB 1163, SHB 1163, * E2SHB 1163, CH 272 (2017), SB 5904
DRIVER TRAINING SCHOOLS  (See TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION)
DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES  DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES RSS Feed
               (See also IDENTIFICATION; MOTOR VEHICLES; PARKING; TRAFFIC; TRAFFIC OFFENSES; TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION)
Addresses of record, uniform process for updating, when: HB 1813, * SHB 1813, CH 147 (2017), SB 5271, SSB 5271
Autonomous vehicles, requirements for drivers: HB 2131
Financial responsibility, attestation before issuance of registration: HB 1977
Financial responsibility, for autonomous vehicle, provisions: HB 2131
Financial responsibility, for motorcycle, moped, or motor-driven cycle, when: HB 1804, SHB 1804
Financial responsibility, proof before issuance of registration: HB 1940, SB 5153
Financial responsibility, youth in foster care obtaining coverage, support for: HB 1808, * ESHB 1808, CH 206 (2017), SB 5663
Ignition interlock device lockout bypass mechanisms: HB 2268
Ignition interlock driver's license, impaired driving provisions: HB 1614, SHB 1614, * E2SHB 1614, CH 336 (2017)
Impaired by fatigue, drowsiness, or sleep, vehicular homicide when driver is: SB 5648
Impaired by fatigue, vehicular homicide when driver is: SSB 5648
Learner's permit, commercial nondomiciled, issuance of, when: HB 1273, * SHB 1273, CH 194 (2017)
License, commercial nondomiciled, issuance of, when: HB 1273, * SHB 1273, CH 194 (2017)
Licenses and permits, address of record, uniform process for updating, when: HB 1813, * SHB 1813, CH 147 (2017), SB 5271, SSB 5271
Licenses and permits, commercial, certain fee deposit contingencies: HB 2338
Licenses, age-based format, converting pre-21 license to format for 21 or older: SB 5154, SSB 5154
Licenses, applicants for, bone marrow donation information for: HB 2557, SB 6155
Licenses, enhanced, automatic voter registration for applicants for: HB 2595, SB 5469
Licenses, enhanced, fees: HB 1041, HB 2219, HB 2338, * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Licenses, for federal purposes, employee background checks in connection with: HB 2176
Licenses, for federal purposes/REAL ID act alignment, issuance: HB 2176
Licenses, rental car agency checking of, requirements: SB 5944
Licenses, restricted, after suspension for child support order noncompliance: HB 1141
Licenses, restriction or suspension due to child support order noncompliance: SB 5591
Licenses, standard, marking as not for federal purposes: HB 2176
Licenses, standard, marking as REAL ID noncompliant, when: HB 1041, * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Licenses, standard, REAL ID noncompliant, prohibiting certain enforcement uses: * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Licenses, suspended or revoked, driving while, provisions: HB 2481, SB 5904, SB 6189
Licenses, suspended or revoked, driving while, relicensing program: HB 2481, SB 6189
Licenses, suspension, due to outstanding moving violation infractions, when: EHB 1480
Licenses, veteran designation on, document options for eligibility verification: HB 2644
Licenses, veteran designation on, via federal veteran ID card: SB 6012
Licenses, youth in foster care obtaining, support for: HB 1808, * ESHB 1808, CH 206 (2017), SB 5663
Permits, instruction, term of validity and relation to intermediate license: HB 1223
REAL ID act of 2005, federal, repealing certain provisions complying/implementing: HB 1041, HB 2176, * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Records, tow truck operator driving record abstract, information restrictions: HB 1037, HB 1877, * SHB 1877 (2017) V, SB 5343, * SSB 5343, CH 43 (2017)
Transportation network companies, drivers for, role and requirements: SB 5620, ESSB 5620, SB 6043
Wireless communications devices, hands-free, sales and use tax exemptions for: HB 2237
Wireless communications devices, tow truck operator use, infraction exemption: SB 6066
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE  (See TRAFFIC OFFENSES)
DRUG COURTS  (See COURTS)
DRUGS  DRUGS RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE; CIVIL PROCEDURE; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE)
Assistance with medications, as activity of daily living in assisted living facilities: HB 1671, * SHB 1671, CH 201 (2017), SB 5510
Benzodiazepines, prescribing, prescription monitoring program history review: HB 2325, SB 6028
Birth control, contraceptive drugs, health plan coverage for twelve-month supply: HB 1234, * SHB 1234, CH 293 (2017), SB 5554, SSB 5554
Cannabidiol products, as additive in marijuana products: HB 2334, SHB 2334
Cannabidiol products, certain retailers selling, health safety sign display: HB 2333
Cannabinoid products, certain retailers selling, health safety sign display: HB 2333
Cannabis, health and beauty aids, permit for, and regulatory requirements: HB 2033, SB 5698
Cannabis, medical use, provisions: HB 1060, SHB 1060, HB 1094, HB 1098, HB 1212, SHB 1212, * HB 1250, CH 131 (2017), HB 1416, HB 2021, SHB 2021, HB 2098, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5290, SB 5606, SB 5928, SB 5933
Cannabis, medical use, repealing all statutes legalizing: HB 2096
Clinical trials, demographic diversity program for: HB 2304
Collaboration drug therapy agreements, vaccines and contraceptives, at pharmacies: HB 2570
Contraceptive drugs, health plan reimbursement for twelve-month-supply refills: HB 1234, * SHB 1234, CH 293 (2017), SB 5554, SSB 5554
Controlled substances, endangerment of dependent with: SB 5988
Controlled substances, possession without prescription, misdemeanor: HB 1087
Controlled substances, prescribing, prescription monitoring program history review: HB 2325, SB 6028
Controlled substances, schedule II or III oral, graded dosage packs for: HB 2586
Controlled substances, trafficking, orders for communication interception: HB 1108
Controlled substances, uniform act, asset forfeiture hearings, burden of proof: SB 5044
Controlled substances, uniform act, asset forfeiture, seizing-agency records: SB 5255, SSB 5255
Controlled substances, uniform act, excluding industrial hemp from scope of: * HB 2064, CH 153 (2017)
Felony drug offenses, forfeiture of private property, guilty finding for: HB 1016
Investigational drugs and biological products, terminally ill patient access, when: SB 5035, * SSB 5035, CH 212 (2017)
Investigational drugs, biological products, and devices, access by certain patients: HB 1242
Marijuana, all statutes legalizing, repealing: HB 2096
Marijuana, businesses and entities, siting near tribal reservation, provisions: HB 1937
Marijuana, businesses, business and nonprofit entity interest holders' residency: HB 1127, HB 1151, SB 5102, SB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, by playground, child care center, or preschool, prohibitions: HB 2238, HB 2483
Marijuana, businesses, by school bus stop, prohibition: HB 2483
Marijuana, businesses, financial institution services for, authorizing: HB 2098, SB 5928
Marijuana, businesses, general licensing process: EHB 1857, SB 5131, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, license issuance, regulatory compliance determinations for: HB 2630
Marijuana, businesses, license issuance, tribal consent for, when: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, licensing agreements and consulting contracts with entities: HB 1152, SHB 1152, SB 5101, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, paying with or accepting virtual currency, prohibiting: SB 5264
Marijuana, businesses, production and processing standards for licensees: HB 1461, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5323
Marijuana, businesses, retailer contracts with processors: HB 2472, SB 6171
Marijuana, businesses, revenues from, federal activities impeding, prohibitions: HB 2124
Marijuana, businesses, robbery of, as special allegation for robbery: SB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, signage and advertising: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5284, SSB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, siting of, prohibitions: HB 2238, HB 2483
Marijuana, businesses, siting or operation of retail, processes for prohibiting: HB 2215, HB 2336, HB 2484
Marijuana, businesses, siting or operation of, processes for prohibiting: HB 2336, HB 2484
Marijuana, businesses, targeting youth, prohibiting: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, targeting children, youth, and young adults, prohibiting: SB 5284, SSB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, various licensing provisions: EHB 1857, SB 5131, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5284
Marijuana, cannabis health and beauty aids permit and regulatory requirements: HB 2033, SB 5698
Marijuana, enforcement, powers of liquor enforcement officers: SB 5132, SSB 5132
Marijuana, excise tax provisions: HB 1667, SHB 1712, HB 2021, HB 2060, HB 2076, HB 2124
Marijuana, excise tax, Alaskan Way viaduct project cost overruns payment via: HB 2193
Marijuana, excise taxation, excluding from agricultural products exemption: HB 2358
Marijuana, federal efforts concerning, state resources use to assist, prohibiting: HB 1895
Marijuana, hydrocarbon gas-based marijuana-processing solvent, taxing, when: HB 1667
Marijuana, inhaling in presence of person under 18, civil infraction: HB 1625
Marijuana, legalizing recreational user plant possession, regulation of, studying: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, licenses, additional application and renewal fee: EHB 1858, * SB 5130, CH 316 (2017)
Marijuana, licenses, research license provisions: EHB 1857, SB 5131, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5451
Marijuana, medical use, administration to students: HB 1060, SHB 1060, SB 5290
Marijuana, medical use, authorization database, changing funding source for: HB 2566
Marijuana, medical use, compassionate care renewals for patients: HB 2554
Marijuana, medical use, cooperatives, state preemption of regulation of: HB 2471
Marijuana, medical use, financial services for businesses, patients, providers: HB 2098, SB 5928
Marijuana, medical use, hiring and accommodation of patient by employer: HB 1094
Marijuana, medical use, personal product testing for qualified patients: HB 1212, SHB 1212
Marijuana, medical use, provisions: HB 1094, HB 1098, * HB 1250, CH 131 (2017), HB 1416, HB 2021, SHB 2021, HB 2098, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5606, SB 5928, SB 5933
Marijuana, medical use, repealing all statutes legalizing: HB 2096
Marijuana, medical use, retailer delivery to patient, endorsement for: HB 2574
Marijuana, medical use, tribal retailer deliveries to patients: HB 2574
Marijuana, nonmedical, home cultivation, removing prohibition, when: HB 2559
Marijuana, possession of plants and useable marijuana at home: HB 1092, HB 1212, SHB 1212
Marijuana, possession, delivery, and/or transfer offenses, penalty modifications: HB 1065, SHB 1065, HB 1212
Marijuana, possession, misdemeanor convictions, vacation of: HB 1260
Marijuana, possession, misdemeanor, conveyance forfeiture exception for: HB 1087
Marijuana, possession, misdemeanor, repealing: SB 5904
Marijuana, possession, standards for legal: SHB 1212, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, possession, standards for legal, misdemeanor, and felony: HB 1065, SHB 1065, HB 1212
Marijuana, processor's facilities, inspection by fire code official, alternatives, when: HB 1920, SHB 1920
Marijuana, processors, retailer contracts with: HB 2472, SB 6171
Marijuana, producer and processor premises, masking odors from: HB 1911, SHB 1911
Marijuana, producers and processors, testing of products of: HB 2227
Marijuana, producers, sales for cannabis health and beauty aid production: HB 2033, SB 5698
Marijuana, producers, sales to qualifying patients and providers: HB 2021, SHB 2021, SB 5606, SB 5933
Marijuana, production and processing standards for licensees: HB 1461, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5323
Marijuana, production and products, excluding from "agricultural labor": SHB 1692
Marijuana, production and products, excluding from overtime exemption: SHB 1692
Marijuana, production and products, protecting from nuisance lawsuits: HB 1692, SHB 1692
Marijuana, regulatory revenues from, federal activities impeding, prohibitions: HB 2124
Marijuana, retail licenses, delivery endorsement: HB 1712, SHB 1712
Marijuana, retail licenses, forfeiture for failing to use by deadline: HB 1126, SHB 1126, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, retail outlets in state and licenses held by licensees, number allowed: HB 1096
Marijuana, retail outlets, local governments prohibiting within alcohol impact area: SB 5282
Marijuana, retail outlets, local governments prohibiting, liquor revenue reduction: HB 1099, SHB 1099
Marijuana, retail outlets, lockable drug box, donating: * HB 1250, CH 131 (2017)
Marijuana, retail outlets, selling marijuana merchandise: HB 1487
Marijuana, retail outlets, siting or operation of, processes for prohibiting: HB 2215, HB 2336, HB 2484
Marijuana, retail product container, business or trade name and UBI requirements: HB 2474, SB 6170
Marijuana, retailers and co-owners, limiting aggregate licenses per business: HB 1096, HB 1125, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, retailers, common ownership of, falsely indicating: HB 2335, SHB 2335
Marijuana, retailers, private label sales by: HB 2473, SB 6172
Marijuana, sales of, excluding from B&O tax exemption for agricultural products: SHB 1692
Marijuana, sales of, tribal marijuana tax agreements: SHB 1712
Marijuana, transfer of immature plants between producers and researchers: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5451
Marijuana, use or display in public, civil infraction: HB 1416
Marijuana-infused edible food products, packaging and labeling of: HB 1124
Marijuana-infused edible food products, sanitary processing, regulation of: HB 1462, * SHB 1462, CH 138 (2017), SB 5324, SSB 5324
Methadone, as opioid replacement medication, availability: HB 2489, SB 6150
Methamphetamine, properties and transient accommodations contaminated by: * HB 1757, CH 115 (2017)
Naloxone, as opioid overdose reversal medication, availability: HB 2489, SB 6150
Naloxone, establishing access grant program and creating account: HB 1505
Offenses, forfeiture of property, using proceeds for school funding: HB 2136
Offenses, sentencing grid, changes to: HB 2461, SB 5904
Opiate drugs, prescribing, prescription monitoring program history review: HB 2325, SB 6028
Opiate drugs, prescribing, risks and alternatives education for patients: HB 2447
Opioid drugs, best practices for prescribing, practitioner continuing education: ESHB 1339
Opioid drugs, prescribing, disciplinary boards and commissions to adopt rules: * ESHB 1427, CH 297 (2017), SSB 5248
Opioid drugs, prescription restrictions and practitioner requirements: HB 1339, HB 2272, SB 6050
Opioid overdose medications, K-12 and higher education access and data: HB 2390
Opioid use disorder medications for treatment, replacement, and overdose reversal: HB 2489, SB 6150
Opioid use disorder treatment medications, treatment programs using: HB 1427, * ESHB 1427, CH 297 (2017), HB 2489, SB 6150
Opioid-related overdoses, rapid response teams for: HB 2489, SB 6150
Opioids, distributor morphine dose sales fee, revenues to fund naloxone access: HB 1505
Over the counter, dispensed via prescription, retail sales tax exemption statement: HB 1164
Prescription, cost and alternative purchasing methods disclosure by pharmacist: HB 2623
Prescription, cost and utilization data, reporting: HB 1541, SHB 1541, 2SHB 1541, SB 5401, SB 5586
Prescription, covered, point-of-sale maximum cost: HB 2296, SB 6026
Prescription, donation program, donor form when drugs properly stored: HB 1765, * SHB 1765, CH 205 (2017)
Prescription, for stage 4 metastatic cancer, prohibiting mandatory step therapy: SB 5626
Prescription, generic drug price increase notification: HB 2556, SB 5995
Prescription, insurance plans, coverage and cost continuity: HB 1211, HB 2310, SB 5160, SB 6147
Prescription, mail order services, unintentional use/enrollment, protections: SB 5744, SSB 5744
Prescription, medicaid managed care drug list, new drugs and gene therapies: HB 2565
Prescription, naturopath legend drug and controlled substance prescribing: SB 5369
Prescription, opioid drugs, disciplinary boards and commissions to adopt rules: * ESHB 1427, CH 297 (2017), SSB 5248
Prescription, opioid drugs, practitioner best practices continuing education: ESHB 1339
Prescription, opioid drugs, restrictions and practitioner requirements: HB 1339, HB 2272, SB 6050
Prescription, overdose reversal medications, standing order for prescribing: HB 2489, SB 6150
Prescription, prescription monitoring program, confidentiality of information: HB 2489, SB 6150
Prescription, prescription monitoring program, controlled substances history in: HB 2325, SB 6028
Prescription, prescription monitoring program, electronic records systems vendors: HB 2489, SB 6150
Prescription, prescription monitoring program, facilitating access to: HB 2501
Prescription, prescription monitoring program, providing data from, when: HB 1426, SHB 1426, E2SHB 1426, * ESHB 1427, CH 297 (2017), SB 5248, SSB 5248
Prescription, psychotropic medication, school requiring student be on, prohibiting: HB 1788, SB 5448
Prescription, purchasing and pricing strategies, reporting: SHB 1541, 2SHB 1541
Prescription, standardized drug benefit design, committee to develop, requirements: SB 5697
Prescription, step therapy clinical review criteria and exception requests: SB 6233
Prescription, step therapy in mental health treatment, restrictions: SB 5782, SSB 5782
Prescription, step therapy override exception determinations, requirements: SB 5757
Prescription, take-back program for unwanted medications: HB 1047, SHB 1047
Prescription, warehousing and reselling, preferential B&O tax rate, repealing: HB 2186, SHB 2186, SB 5839, SB 5929
Substance use disorder, involuntary commitment court hearings by video: SB 6124
Suicide awareness, suicide-safer homes project, task force, and account, creating: HB 1612, SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV