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SALES  SALES RSS Feed
               (See also ANIMALS; MOTOR VEHICLES; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - EXCISE; TAXES - LODGING; TAXES - SALES; TAXES - USE)
Bad debts of buyers, B&O tax deduction and sales/use tax credit/refund for sellers for, narrowing: HB 1539
Bags, carryout, compliant paper, use of nonwood renewable fiber derived from wheat straw in: * SHB 1145, CH 33 (2021)
Bags, carryout, recycled content paper, use of nonwood renewable fiber in: HB 1145
Bags, carryout, reusable plastic or recycled content paper, delaying requirements for: HB 1053, SHB 1053
Fireworks, consumer, city or county limits or prohibition: HB 1059, SHB 1059
Online marketplaces, high-volume third-party sellers on, requirements: HB 1543
Price increases, excessive/unjustified during state of emergency, prohibiting: SB 5191, ESSB 5191
Telephone solicitations, commercial, requirements for, modifying: HB 1497
SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE  SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE RSS Feed
               
Epilepsy/seizure disorders, students with, requirements, model policy/procedure for, WSSDA role: HB 1085, * SHB 1085, CH 29 (2021)
Government-to-government task force, tribal consultation training and schedule: SB 5252
Indian tribes and school districts, data sharing agreements between, model for: SB 5252
Indian tribes and school districts, tribal councils and boards, regional meetings: SB 5252
Language access programs, for culturally responsive systemic family engagement, model policy/procedures: HB 1153, SHB 1153
Native education, office of, WSSDA partnering with, for certain data gathering: SB 5252
Racism, institutional, training for school boards in dismantling, role of association: SB 5044
School board directors, governance cultural competency/diversity/equity/inclusion standards and training for, WSSDA role: * ESSB 5044, CH 197 (2021)
Stress, secondary traumatic, in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address, WSSDA role: HB 1363, * SHB 1363, CH 129 (2021)
SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS  SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS RSS Feed
               (See also CHILDREN; HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS; SCIENCE; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - PROPERTY)
Administrators, continuing education, to include equity-based practices/national standards/indigenous communities: HB 1426
Administrators, continuing education, to include equity-based practices/national standards/tribes: * ESHB 1426, CH 77 (2021)
Administrators, preparation programs, Indian history/culture/government in: SB 5161
Apprenticeship programs, regional, through educational service districts, establishing: HB 1536
Athletics, individual competition intended for female students, prohibiting students assigned male sex at birth from participation: HB 1556
Attendance, community truancy boards, renaming as community engagement boards: HB 1113, * ESHB 1113, CH 119 (2021), SB 5153
Attendance, eliminating or reducing absences, best practice guidance for: * ESHB 1113, CH 119 (2021)
Attendance, reducing absences with multitiered and culturally/linguistically responsive supports system: HB 1113, SB 5153
Attendance, unexcused absences and truancy petitions: HB 1113, * ESHB 1113, CH 119 (2021), SB 5153
Bonds and payment levies, school district, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5386, SJR 8204
Bonds and payment levies, school district, simple majority to authorize: HB 1226, HJR 4200
Bonds, for capital projects, bond authorization training for district boards of directors: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Buildings, public school, statewide first responder building mapping information system data, transfer to OSPI: HB 1484, * SHB 1484 (2021)
Buses, drivers employed by private entity contractor, entity to provide health/pension benefits for: SB 5326, SSB 5326
Calendar, year-round school, implementing, balanced school calendar grant program for: 2SSB 5147
Calendar, year-round school, implementing, program for: SB 5147, SSB 5147
Camas High School Papermakers gymnastics team, congratulating: * HR 4614 (2021)
Career and technical education, career-connected program in agriculture, food, and natural resource sciences: HB 1544
Career and technical education, skill center programs class size, reducing: HB 1415
Charter schools, college in the high school programs, provisions governing: HB 1302, * SHB 1302, CH 71 (2021)
Charter schools, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Charter schools, establishing, extending time frame for: HB 1195, SB 5443
Charter schools, establishing, time frame for: HB 1079
Charter schools, K-12 safety and security services and staff, requirements and training: HB 1214, * ESHB 1214, CH 38 (2021)
Charter schools, learning devices/computers/peripheral devices in, plan and programs for: HB 1365, HB 1450
Charter schools, resumption of in-person instruction, as required learning option, when: SB 5464
Charter schools, student transportation services during remote instruction: * E2SSB 5128, CH 234 (2021)
Chinese American history month, each January as, designation of, and school activities commemorating: SB 5264, SCR 8403
College in the high school programs, including charter and tribal schools, provisions governing: HB 1302, * SHB 1302, CH 71 (2021)
College in the high school programs, statutory provisions governing, reorganizing and clarifying: HB 1302, * SHB 1302, CH 71 (2021)
Communism, history and negative effects of, studying, as graduation requirement: SB 5374
Computer science, certificated teacher endorsements in elementary and secondary, developing standards for: SB 5389
Computer science, substituting for 3rd-year math or science course, for purposes of graduation requirements: * SB 5299 (2021)
Constitution, U.S., study of, meeting graduation requirement via heritage guide to constitution: SB 5374
Construction, personal service contracts, public works contractor criteria: SB 5017
Construction, qualifying, labor/materials used for, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 1235
Contracts, public works/procurement, exempt from certain bidding requirements, awarding to small businesses, when: SB 5458
Counselors, comprehensive school counseling program, developing and implementing: SB 5030, * SSB 5030, CH 174 (2021)
COVID-19 pandemic, creating COVID-19 K-12 response account for school efforts to respond to: HB 1334
COVID-19, academic deficits caused by, addressing via learning assistance program appropriations: HB 1208
COVID-19, academic/nonacademic needs due to, addressing via learning assistance program appropriations: * SHB 1208, CH 111 (2021)
COVID-19, additional instructional days, districts providing, funding for: 2SSB 5147
COVID-19, damage/loss/injury/death claims related to infection, school immunity from liability for, when: HB 1338
COVID-19, elementary/secondary school emergency relief fund, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
COVID-19, enrichment levies, formulas for, using 2019-2020 enrollments, when: * ESHB 1476 (2021)
COVID-19, enrichment levies/local effort assistance/learning assistance program, using 2019-2020 enrollments for: HB 1476
COVID-19, enrollment stabilization allocations for local education agencies due to, when: HB 1476
COVID-19, governor emergency education relief fund, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
COVID-19, K-12 in-person education restrictions due to, impact of, racial equity analysis on: * ESSB 5405 (2021)
COVID-19, learning loss, balanced school calendar/additional opportunities/summer reengagement grant programs: 2SSB 5147
COVID-19, learning loss/missed extracurricular activities, bridge year pilot program establishment to address: SB 5265, SSB 5265, 2SSB 5265
COVID-19, school opening metrics for education modality, positivity standard as basis: SB 5037
COVID-19, school opening requirements under "open safe, open now" Phase 3 regulations: HB 1553, SB 5473
COVID-19, school resumption of in-person instruction, as required learning option, when: SB 5464
COVID-19, schools resuming in-person instruction, prioritizing delivery to certain students: HB 1366, SHB 1366
COVID-19, schools with reopening plans, immunity from liability for certain COVID infection-related claims: HB 1338
COVID-19, students impacted by, limited mental health staff certificate for counseling of: HB 1444
Cultural access programs, sales/use tax for, imposition by a city, when: HB 1058
Diplomas, withholding for student damage to property, requirements when: * ESHB 1176, CH 120 (2021)
Discipline, actions due to student damage to property, revising provisions: HB 1176, * ESHB 1176, CH 120 (2021)
Districts, boards of directors, bond authorization training for: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Districts, boards of directors, qualifications for director candidates: SB 5340, SSB 5340
Districts, Edmonds, families with children in, Washington Kids in Transition support for, recognizing: * SR 8613 (2021)
Districts, Federal Way, compensation regionalization factor: HB 1077
Districts, funds, depreciation subfund for facility/equipment needs, establishing: SB 5202
Districts, Northshore, Dr. Michelle Reid, 2021 state and national superintendent of the year, honoring: * SR 8619 (2021)
Districts, ranked choice voting for directors: HB 1156, SHB 1156
Districts, serving low-income communities, participation in federal tax credit programs to finance facilities: SB 5181, SSB 5181
Districts, superintendents, salaries of, limiting basic education allocations use for: SB 5442
Districts, tribal leaders congress on education collaboration with: SB 5252
Education ombuds, office of, services available through, notifications by public schools of: SB 5376, SSB 5376
Education policy, elementary/secondary, proposed legislation on, equity impact statements for, when: SHB 1264
Educational service districts, bond authorization training for boards of directors, role of ESDs: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Educational service districts, contracts with agencies/schools/colleges/entities, board authority for: HB 1066
Educational service districts, digital navigator program for learning devices training/technical support: HB 1365, HB 1450
Educational service districts, learning devices, technology consultation/procurement/training for school districts: SHB 1365, * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Educational service districts, procurement program for learning devices/computers/peripheral devices: HB 1365, HB 1450
Educational service districts, regional apprenticeship programs through, establishing: HB 1536
Educators, future educators month, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2021)
Employees, certificated instructional staff, adding experience factors to regionalization factors for compensation: HB 1419
Employees, compensation, basic education allocations for, rebasing of: HB 1266
Employees, compensation, K-12 basic education compensation advisory committee, establishing: HB 1266
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for certain districts: HB 1077
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for districts, rebasing by adding experience factors, when: HB 1419
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for districts, rebasing of: HB 1266
Employees, housing for, school district role and tax exemption: SB 5043
Employees, retired/disabled under TRS, PEBB medical/dental plans for: HB 1040
Employees, secondary traumatic stress in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address: HB 1363, * SHB 1363, CH 129 (2021)
Extended learning opportunity program, expanding to include 9th and 10th grades: HB 1208, * SHB 1208, CH 111 (2021)
Facilities/equipment, depreciation subfund for, establishing: SB 5202
Firearms, school personnel possession with valid concealed pistol license: HB 1481
Foster care, students in, building point of contact in all K-12 public schools for: * SB 5184, CH 95 (2021)
Freedom in education program, private school/homeschooling educational goods/services reimbursement of parents: HB 1555
Funding, local effort assistance, calculating allocations for, using 2019-2020 enrollments, when: HB 1476
Funding, state, allocations distribution formula for: HB 1415
Funding, state, applying appropriations to religious instruction etc., constitutional amendment to remove prohibition: HJR 4206
Funding, state, expanding beyond "common schools" to "K-12 education" via constitutional amendment: HJR 4206
Grades/transcripts, withholding for student damage to property, prohibiting: HB 1176, * ESHB 1176, CH 120 (2021)
Graduation requirements, career and college ready, provisions: HB 1162, SHB 1162, HB 1396
Graduation requirements, changes to and emergency waivers of: HB 1162, SHB 1162
Graduation requirements, communism, history and negative effects of, studying: SB 5374
Graduation requirements, credit/subject area, emergency waivers for individual students: * EHB 1121, CH 7 (2021)
Graduation requirements, graduation pathway options, performance exhibition as additional option: SHB 1162
Graduation requirements, graduation pathway options, portfolio submission as additional option: HB 1162
Graduation requirements, minimum, reducing credit requirement: HB 1162, SHB 1162
Graduation requirements, substituting computer science for 3rd-year math or science course: * SB 5299 (2021)
Graduation requirements, U.S. constitution, study of, meeting via heritage guide to constitution: SB 5374
Graduation requirements, U.S. history and government minimum credits, increasing: HB 1396
Health centers, school-based health center program office, establishing: HB 1225, * SHB 1225, CH 68 (2021)
Health education, public health education advisory committee, convening: HB 1149
Health education, public health knowledge/skills needed by students in grades 9-12: HB 1149
Health, epilepsy/seizure disorders, students with, health plans and parent-designated adults for: HB 1085, * SHB 1085, CH 29 (2021)
Health, medication administration, certain nasal sprays, revising provisions: HB 1085, * SHB 1085, CH 29 (2021)
Health-related measures, restricting education participation due to declining to comply with, prohibiting: HB 1305, HB 1317
Health/behavioral health, school-based health center program office, establishing: HB 1225, * SHB 1225, CH 68 (2021)
Health/behavioral health, suicide prevention/mental health/substance use/eating disorders information for students: HB 1373, * SHB 1373, CH 167 (2021)
Henrietta Lacks Health and Bioscience High School, recognizing Henrietta Lacks' contribution to medicine: * SR 8604 (2021)
History/government, United States, minimum credits for graduation of, increasing: HB 1396
Home-based instruction, educational goods/services for, reimbursement of parents via freedom in education program for: HB 1555
Home-based instruction, K-12 education scholarship program, as voucher program, establishing: HB 1215
Immunization, COVID-19 vaccine, prioritizing school teachers and classified/private school staff for receipt of: HB 1420
Immunization, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, exemption when medical/philosophical/religious objection: HB 1065
Immunization, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, prohibitions and exemption: HB 1065
Immunization, measles-mumps-rubella, philosophical or personal objection: HB 1006
Immunization, rule/ordinance/order/policy requiring receipt for COVID of, prohibiting: SB 5144
Indian history/culture/government of nearest tribe, in social studies: SB 5161
Indian names/symbols/images, as school mascots/logos/team names, prohibition, compliance transitional support grants: * SHB 1356, CH 128 (2021)
Indian names/symbols/images, use by public schools as mascots/logos/team names, prohibiting: HB 1356, * SHB 1356, CH 128 (2021), SB 5450
Indian tribal consultation training and schedule, school district collaboration on: SB 5252
Indian tribal schools, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Indian tribal schools, lead in drinking water, sampling/testing at outlets for, opting into: HB 1139, SHB 1139, * E2SHB 1139, CH 154 (2021)
Indian tribal schools, resumption of in-person instruction, as required learning option, when: SB 5464
Indian tribal schools, student transportation services during remote instruction: * E2SSB 5128, CH 234 (2021)
Indian tribes and districts, data sharing agreements between, model for: SB 5252
Indian tribes and districts, tribal councils and boards, regional meetings: SB 5252
Indian tribes, "Since Time Immemorial" curriculum, role of John McCoy, former state representative/senator: * SR 8623 (2021)
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of agencies and advisory group: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of agencies and work group: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education accountability work group, establishing: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education structure and accountability advisory group, establishing: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Institutional education system, reformed, establishment/implementation/funding recommendations: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
K-12 in-person education restrictions, impact of, racial equity analysis on: * ESSB 5405 (2021)
K-12 schools, public and private, education vouchers for, at request of parents: SB 5205
Language access programs, for culturally responsive systemic family engagement, districts to implement: HB 1153, SHB 1153
Learning assistance program, addressing COVID-caused academic deficits using appropriations for: HB 1208
Learning assistance program, addressing COVID-related academic/nonacademic needs using appropriations for: * SHB 1208, CH 111 (2021)
Learning assistance program, calculating allocations for, using 2019-2020 enrollments, when: HB 1476
Learning devices, digital navigator program for training and technical support: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning devices, student learning device grant program, establishing, OSPI role: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning devices, technology consultation/procurement/training for local school districts: SHB 1365, * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Learning devices, technology grant program, establishing, OSPI role: SHB 1365, * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Learning devices, technology initiatives and school/school district progress toward goals: SHB 1365, * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Learning devices/computers/peripheral devices, procurement program for: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning loss/missed extracurricular activities due to COVID, bridge year pilot program, establishing: SB 5265, SSB 5265, 2SSB 5265
Learning opportunities, career-connected, in agriculture, food, and natural resource sciences: HB 1544
Levies for schools, authorization of, information for public about, district to use standardized template for: SB 5334
Levies for schools, capital projects bond authorization training for district boards of directors: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Levies for schools, enrichment, calculating authority for, using 2019-2020 enrollments, when: HB 1476, * ESHB 1476 (2021)
Levies for schools, enrichment, expenditure requirements, when audit shows failure to comply, penalty, removing: HB 1500
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5386, SJR 8204
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, simple majority to authorize: HB 1226, HJR 4200
Levies for schools, state and state additional property taxes, eliminating over four years: HB 1371
Levies for schools, state property tax, limitations upon, part I and part II highest lawful levy amounts: HB 1358
Levies for schools, state/local enrichment, single-family homes with children home-/private-schooled, exemption: SB 5257
Levies, state property tax, statements or notices of taxes due, "school tax" or similar phrase in, prohibiting: HB 1581
Mascots/logos/team names, public school use of Native American names/symbols/images as, prohibiting: HB 1356, * SHB 1356, CH 128 (2021), SB 5450
Mastery-based learning, barriers to, work group on, cross-disciplinary student skills profile, developing: SB 5249, * SSB 5249, CH 144 (2021)
Meal programs, reduced-price lunches, eliminating copays: * EHB 1342, CH 74 (2021)
Media literacy and digital citizenship, regional conferences on, convening: * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Media literacy and digital citizenship, supporting through district leadership teams, grant program: * E2SHB 1365 (2021), SB 5242
Menstrual hygiene products, in gender-neutral and female-student bathrooms, providing: HB 1273, * ESHB 1273, CH 163 (2021), SB 5070
Menstrual hygiene products, in school health room/other location in school with grades 3 through 5, providing: * ESHB 1273, CH 163 (2021)
Outdoor/nature-based education programs in schools, pilot project for, establishing: HB 1466
Physical education, credits, earning via voluntary community service actions: HB 1452
Principals, future educators month, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2021)
Principals, preparation programs, Indian history/culture/government in: SB 5161
Private schools and tutoring services, student scholarship organizations providing scholarships for: SB 5200
Private schools, drinking water sampling/testing for lead, requirements: HB 1139, SHB 1139
Private schools, educational goods/services for, reimbursement of parents via freedom in education program for: HB 1555
Private schools, instructional hours and days/year, emergency waiver: * EHB 1131, CH 8 (2021)
Private schools, K-12 education scholarship program, as voucher program, establishing: HB 1215
Private schools, K-12 education vouchers for public and, at request of parents: SB 5205
Professional learning days, cultural competency/diversity/equity/inclusion standards and training during: * ESSB 5044, CH 197 (2021)
Professional learning days, for institutional education program staff: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Professional learning days, training in equity/diversity/inclusion/antiracism/cultural competency: SB 5044
Public speaking and confidence/leadership, pilot project grant program for: HB 1270
Racism, institutional, training for staff/boards/superintendents in dismantling: SB 5044
Racism, institutional, training for staff/boards/superintendents in order to dismantle: * ESSB 5044, CH 197 (2021)
Residential schools or juvenile detention facilities, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Residential schools, institutional education program, duties of agencies and accountability work group: HB 1295
Residential schools, institutional education program, duties of agencies and structure/accountability advisory group: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Ridgefield High School, student Trey Knight, track and field athlete and national high school hammer throw record holder, honoring: * HR 4616 (2021)
Safety, bicycle and pedestrian programs, duties of: HB 1039
Safety, pedestrian and bicycle curriculum for, updating: HB 1039
Safety, safe routes to school program, grant funding under, when: HB 1039
Safety/security services, K-12, provided by classified staff or contractors, requirements and training program: HB 1214, * ESHB 1214, CH 38 (2021)
Sexual health education, comprehensive, compliance dates for, delaying: HB 1422
Skill center programs, career and technical education class size for, reducing: HB 1415
Special education, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Special education, students with IEPs, in-person instruction resumption priority groups for delivery to include: SHB 1366
Sports, high school, bridge year pilot program for addressing missed opportunities, establishing: SB 5265, SSB 5265, 2SSB 5265
Sports, individual competition intended for female students, prohibiting students assigned male sex at birth from participation: HB 1556
Sports, school team names, using Native American names/symbols for, prohibiting: HB 1356, * SHB 1356, CH 128 (2021), SB 5450
Staff, cultural competency/diversity/equity/inclusion standards and training for: * ESSB 5044, CH 197 (2021)
Staff, equity/diversity/inclusion/antiracism/cultural competency training for: SB 5044
Staff, limited mental health staff certificate, for counseling of students impacted by COVID-19: HB 1444
Staff, secondary traumatic stress in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address: HB 1363, * SHB 1363, CH 129 (2021)
Student learning, center for improvement of, duties: HB 1208, * SHB 1208, CH 111 (2021)
Students not meeting academic standards, performance goals for, adopting/revising: HB 1208, * SHB 1208, CH 111 (2021)
Students, highly capable, programs and services for: HB 1404
Students, resumption of in-person instruction to prioritize delivery to certain groups of: HB 1366, SHB 1366
Students, with disabilities, improving attendance via necessary services: HB 1113, SB 5153
Students, with epilepsy/seizure disorders, health plans and parent-designated adults: HB 1085, * SHB 1085, CH 29 (2021)
Teachers, certificated instructional staff experience factors, adding to regionalization factors for compensation: HB 1419
Teachers, certification, cultural competency standards, rubric for measuring: SB 5057
Teachers, compensation, basic education allocations for, rebasing of: HB 1266
Teachers, continuing education, to include equity-based school practices: HB 1426, * ESHB 1426, CH 77 (2021)
Teachers, cultural competency/diversity/equity/inclusion standards and training for: * ESSB 5044, CH 197 (2021)
Teachers, future educators month, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2021)
Teachers, housing for, school district role and tax exemption: SB 5043
Teachers, residency certification, evaluation and recommendation for: HB 1028, SHB 1028, * 2SHB 1028, CH 198 (2021)
Teachers, residency certification, evidence-based assessment of teaching effectiveness for, repealing: HB 1028, SHB 1028, * 2SHB 1028, CH 198 (2021)
Teachers, residency certification, removing assessment requirement for: SB 5057
Teachers, training in equity/diversity/inclusion/antiracism/cultural competency for: SB 5044
Technology, equity gaps in public schools, state plan for reducing: HB 1365, HB 1450
Traffic safety education, traffic stops for infractions, driver-law enforcement interactive best practices training about: HB 1585
Transportation, during emergency, expanded services/funds allocation calculations, during remote instruction: SB 5128, SSB 5128
Transportation, during emergency, expanded services/funds allocation, during remote instruction: * E2SSB 5128, CH 234 (2021)
Transportation, private entity contractors providing, entity to provide health/pension benefits for its employees: SB 5326, SSB 5326
Universal teleconnect service program, state, establishing: HB 1460, SHB 1460
Vaccination, COVID-19 vaccine, prioritizing school teachers and classified/private school staff for receipt of: HB 1420
Vaccination, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, exemption when medical/philosophical/religious objection: HB 1065
Vaccination, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, prohibitions and exemption: HB 1065
Vaccination, measles-mumps-rubella, philosophical or personal objection: HB 1006
Vaccination, rule/ordinance/order/policy requiring receipt for COVID of, prohibiting: SB 5144
Water, lead in, sampling/testing at drinking water outlets, requirements: HB 1139, SHB 1139, * E2SHB 1139, CH 154 (2021)
Year, 12-month school, extending number of days to, program for: SB 5147
SCIENCE  SCIENCE RSS Feed
               (See also COMPUTERS; MANUFACTURING AND TECHNOLOGY; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; SCIENCE, WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF)
Best available science, using for critical areas and fish/wildlife habitat conservation areas under GMA: SB 5314
Cultural access programs, sales/use tax for, imposition by a city, when: HB 1058
Mount St. Helens special license plates, creating to promote science, etc.: HB 1252
Youth educational programming, capital facilities used for, deferred local sales/use tax funds use for: SB 5080, * SSB 5080, CH 178 (2021)
SCIENCE, WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF  SCIENCE, WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF RSS Feed
               
Pinniped predation, effect on chinook salmon, appropriate management actions, management panel to assess: SB 5404
Pinniped predation, effect on salmon/steelhead, appropriate management actions, management panel to assess: SSB 5404
Pinniped predation, extent/effect on chinook salmon in Puget Sound/outer coast, science panel to review/evaluate: SB 5404
Pinniped predation, extent/effect on salmon/steelhead in Salish Sea/outer coast, science panel to review/evaluate: SSB 5404
SECRETARY OF STATE  SECRETARY OF STATE RSS Feed
               (See also CORPORATIONS; ELECTIONS)
Archivist, chief, secretary document recording standards role as: * SB 5019, CH 137 (2021)
Elections, post-certification audits of ballots/counting systems, independent company to conduct, secretary role: HB 1506
Fiscal impact statements, for measures increasing/decreasing state tax revenues, deadline for filing with secretary: SHB 1357
Recording standards commission, creating/appointing, secretary role: * SB 5019, CH 137 (2021)
Recording standards for documents, uniform, secretary rule-making authority: * SB 5019, CH 137 (2021)
Tax increase legislation, general election advisory votes, secretary to communicate results to office of code reviser: HB 1582
Voter registration system, security test under SECURE act of, secretary to contract for: SB 5382
SENATE RESOLUTIONS  SENATE RESOLUTIONS RSS Feed
               
Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) residents and community: * SR 8610 (2021)
Bauer, Al, Jr., former state legislator: * SR 8628 (2021)
Boundless Washington program and the Boundless Washington fellows: * SR 8620 (2021)
Congolese integration network: SR 8627
Daffodil festival: * SR 8617 (2021)
Donate life month, national, and organ donors and recipients: * SR 8621 (2021)
Executive order 9066, seventy-ninth anniversary: * SR 8607 (2021)
Future educators month: * SR 8605 (2021)
Gaudino, Dr. James L., president, Central Washington University: * SR 8615 (2021)
Gonzaga University men's basketball team: * SR 8624 (2021)
Houle, Steve K., Washington state trooper: * SR 8611 (2021)
Indian farmers and farm laborers, nonviolent protest in India of: * SR 8625 (2021)
Japanese American veterans, incarcerees, and civil rights activists: * SR 8607 (2021)
King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.: * SR 8603 (2021)
Lacks, Henrietta, her contribution to modern medicine: * SR 8604 (2021)
Legislative session, interim period, providing for senate business during: * SR 8629 (2021)
Lunar New Year and Washington's Asian and Pacific Islander American communities: * SR 8609 (2021)
Lung cancer, risks of and screening for: SR 8616
McCoy, John, former state representative and state senator: * SR 8623 (2021)
Multiple system atrophy (MSA) awareness month: * SR 8618 (2021)
Organ donors and recipients: * SR 8621 (2021)
Peace-Gladstone, Betty, former early childhood education professor at Shoreline Community College: * SR 8608 (2021)
Reconstruction era, advancement of civil rights for African Americans during: * SR 8606 (2021)
Reid, Dr. Michelle, Northshore school district, state and national superintendent of the year: * SR 8619 (2021)
Senate business during interim, providing for: * SR 8629 (2021)
Senate rules, emergency parliamentary: * SR 8601 (2021)
Senate rules, permanent: * SR 8600 (2021)
Senate rules, standing committees, changes to: * SR 8600 (2021)
Shin, Paull, former state senator: * SR 8626 (2021)
Ward, David, senate and joint transportation committees: * SR 8622 (2021)
Washington Kids in Transition (WAKIT): * SR 8613 (2021)
Wills, William "Bill": * SR 8614 (2021)
Women in Cloud, activities of: * SR 8602 (2021)
SENIOR CITIZENS  SENIOR CITIZENS RSS Feed
               (See also DISCRIMINATION; EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; LABOR; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Energy burden of low-income seniors, electrical or natural gas company discounts and grants to reduce: * ESSB 5295, CH 188 (2021)
Hunting licenses, big and small game, discounts for seniors: HB 1185
Mobility enhancing equipment, sales and use tax exemptions: SB 5324
Osteoporosis, national osteoporosis month, recognizing and appreciating: * HR 4615 (2021)
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, health care/insurance deductions from: HB 1438, * SHB 1438 (2021)
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, thresholds for, calculating and adjusting: SB 5337
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, thresholds for, increasing: SSB 5337
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, thresholds for, revising amounts upward: SB 5391
Property tax exemption program, disposable income, deducting medigap/medicare supplement premiums from: SB 5305
Property tax exemption program, JLARC audit of: SB 5216
Property tax exemption program, manufactured/mobile home community landlord exemption under, when: HB 1248
Property tax exemption program, manufactured/mobile home community tenants additional exemption: HB 1247
Property tax exemption program, qualifying disposable income of at least one spouse/domestic partner: SB 5290
Property tax exemption, for all real property owned by persons 75 or older: SB 5289
Property taxes/assessments, deferral program, at least one spouse/domestic partner, qualifying disposable income: SB 5290
Senior call-check service and notification program, establishing: HB 1460, SHB 1460
Supplemental security income, recipients of, B&O/public utility tax credits for employers hiring: SB 5358
SENTENCES AND SENTENCING  SENTENCES AND SENTENCING RSS Feed
               (See also CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS; CRIMES; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE; FIREARMS; INDETERMINATE SENTENCE REVIEW BOARD; JUVENILES AND JUVENILE COURT; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Abortion/attempted abortion due to Down syndrome, class C felony: HB 1008, SB 5416
Aggravating circumstances, negative perception of non-hate crime offense victim as motivation: HB 1071
Assault, 3rd degree, when law enforcement officer assaulted in furtherance of riot or unlawful assembly: SB 5310
Ballots, drop boxes, unofficial collection site misrepresented as official: * SB 5015, CH 85 (2021)
Blacklisting, as prohibited labor practice, revisions to: HB 1005
Coercive control, against family or household member or intimate partner, crime of, gross misdemeanor: HB 1449
Commutation of sentences, conditional: SB 5036, SSB 5036, E2SSB 5036
Controlled substances act, convictions under, resentencing hearing for offender, when: SB 5361, * SSB 5361, CH 286 (2021)
Controlled substances, imitation, convictions for crimes involving, resentencing hearing for offender, when: SB 5361, * SSB 5361, CH 286 (2021)
Deadly weapon enhancements, provisions: HB 1169, SHB 1169
Death penalty, eliminating: SB 5047
Death penalty, in foreign country for apostasy/homosexuality/religious belief or practice, protection in child custody cases against: * HB 1042, CH 23 (2021)
Demonstrations, permitted, knowingly open carrying firearm/weapon at or near, gross misdemeanor: * ESSB 5038, CH 261 (2021)
Demonstrations, public, openly carrying firearm/weapon at or near, gross misdemeanor: SB 5038
Disorderly conduct, adding certain abusive language use toward and insulting/taunting of peace officer to crime of: HB 1575
Disorderly conduct, provisions involving liability when operating a motor vehicle: SB 5456
Driving under the influence, provisions: HB 1585, SB 5054
Drug offenses, controlled or counterfeit substance, knowingly possessing, gross misdemeanor: * ESB 5476 (2021)
Drug offenses, controlled substance distribution to person under 18, mandatory confinement of at least 7 years: HB 1561
Drug offenses, controlled substance/counterfeit, manufacture/sale/distribution/etc., offenses/penalties, expanding: HB 1561
Drug offenses, controlled substance/counterfeits/legend drugs personal use possession, ending criminal penalties: HB 1499, SHB 1499, HB 1578
Drug offenses, controlled substances personal use possession, vacating prior conviction records, when: HB 1499
Drug offenses, controlled/counterfeit substances possession, laws/ordinances enactment by municipalities, authority for: HB 1562
Drug offenses, drug paraphernalia use, prohibitions, modifying: HB 1578, * ESB 5476 (2021)
Drug offenses, State v. Blake reimbursement account, creating: HB 1578, * ESB 5476 (2021)
Drug offenses, State v. Blake, resentencing hearings and hearings to vacate convictions related to, conducting: HB 1578, * ESB 5476 (2021)
Election officials, harassing an election official, class B felony, when: SB 5148
Election officials, harassing an election official, class C felony, when: SSB 5148
Enhancements, deadly weapon, earned release time, when: HB 1282, SHB 1282, SB 5285
Enhancements, firearm or deadly weapon, consecutive, resentencing, petition for: HB 1169, SHB 1169
Enhancements, various, earned release time, when: HB 1282, SHB 1282, SB 5285
Firearm enhancements, various, provisions: HB 1169, SHB 1169
Firearm/weapon, knowingly open carrying at state capitol or in or near permitted demonstration, gross misdemeanor, when: * ESSB 5038, CH 261 (2021)
Firearm/weapon, openly carrying at state capitol or in or near public demonstration, gross misdemeanor: SB 5038
Harassment, having crossed state lines and committed in public accommodation or private residence: SB 5310
Harassment, of an election official, class B felony, when: SB 5148
Harassment, of an election official, class C felony, when: SSB 5148
Hate crime offenses, as crimes against persons: HB 1071
Highway, obstructing a, class C felony: SB 5310
Impaired driving, felonies, prior offense time limitation, extending: SB 5054
Indigency, court authority to refrain from imposing costs on indigent defendant, when: HB 1412, SHB 1412, 2SHB 1412, SB 5486
Kidnapping, failure to register as offender, offender score, deleting cross reference: SB 5054
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, first degree, class A felony: HB 1394
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, second degree, class C felony: HB 1394
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, sentencing provisions: HB 1394
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, third degree, gross misdemeanor: HB 1394
Legal financial obligations, current or likely future ability to pay, when lacking: SHB 1412, 2SHB 1412, SB 5486
Legal financial obligations, not willfully failing to pay, impact of: SHB 1412, 2SHB 1412, SB 5486
Legal financial obligations, willfully failing to pay or not willfully failing to pay, impact of: HB 1412
Life without possibility of parole, for offense committed when 16 to 24 years of age, resentencing and release: HB 1344
Long sentences, for offenses committed before age of 25, release from confinement, when: HB 1344
Mental disability mandated observation and treatment alternative to incarceration, eligibility for: SB 5293
Mental health sentencing alternative to incarceration, eligibility for: SSB 5293, * 2SSB 5293, CH 242 (2021) PV
Mischief, criminal, changing from gross misdemeanor to class C felony: SB 5310
Mischief, criminal, provisions involving liability when operating a motor vehicle: SB 5456
Mischief, criminal, to include openly carrying/displaying deadly weapon in threatening manner, class C felony: HB 1283, SHB 1283
Mischief, criminal, to include openly carrying/displaying harmful weapon in threatening manner, gross misdemeanor: SHB 1283
Mischief, criminal, when using deadly weapon to threaten or intimidate during, class B felony: SB 5310
Mischief, malicious, in 3rd degree, when using deadly weapon to damage property, class C felony: SB 5310
Motor vehicle, swarming a, engaging in practice of, crime of, gross misdemeanor or class C felony: SB 5456
Murder, first degree, aggravated, by incarcerated offender, death penalty review panel for: SB 5099
Murder, first degree, aggravated, eliminating death penalty for: SB 5047
Offender scores, drug offenses, level I, sentencing grid for, modification of: HB 1307
Offender scores, excluding drug offenses from, when: SB 5035, SSB 5035
Offender scores, failure to register as sex or kidnapping offender, deleting cross reference: SB 5054
Offender scores, increased due to juvenile adjudications/convictions, resentencing hearing when: HB 1413
Offender scores, increasing due to juvenile adjudications/convictions, prohibiting: HB 1413
Offenders, victims of sex offenses/domestic violence, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, * ESSB 5180, CH 237 (2021)
Physical control of vehicle under the influence, provisions: SB 5054
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, class C felony: SB 5059
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, gross misdemeanor: SSB 5059
Reproduction, assisted, false representation in, by provider, class C felony: SB 5348
Rioting, crime of, class C felony: SB 5310
Rioting, leading an organized riot, class C felony: SB 5310
Robbery, second degree, as persistent offender finding basis, conditional commutation: SB 5036, SSB 5036, E2SSB 5036
Robbery, second degree, as persistent offender finding basis, resentencing hearing for offender: * ESB 5164, CH 141 (2021)
Sleeping outdoors on public property, by homeless individuals, prohibiting criminal sanctions for, when: HB 1576
Swarming a motor vehicle, engaging in practice of, crime of, gross misdemeanor or class C felony: SB 5456
SEWAGE AND SEWERS  SEWAGE AND SEWERS RSS Feed
               (See also UTILITIES)
Sewerage systems, publicly owned, private operation by contract due to discharge permit violations: HB 1200
SEX OFFENDER POLICY BOARD  SEX OFFENDER POLICY BOARD RSS Feed
               (See also SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Sexually violent predators, transitioning into community, board policy recommendations for: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS  SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS RSS Feed
               (See also SEX OFFENDER POLICY BOARD)
Abuse/exploitation, removal of child from parent and placement of child: SHB 1227, * E2SHB 1227 (2021)
Assault, sexual, nonfatal strangulation victims, forensic nurse examiners for: SB 5183, SSB 5183, * 2SSB 5183, CH 269 (2021)
Assault, sexual, race/ethnicity impact on case outcomes, case review program to analyze: HB 1109, * ESHB 1109, CH 118 (2021)
Assault, sexual, sexual assault protection orders, moving to a single civil protection orders chapter: HB 1320, SHB 1320, * E2SHB 1320 (2021), SB 5297
Assault, sexual, survivors of, rights of and case status updates for: HB 1109, * ESHB 1109, CH 118 (2021)
Assault, sexual, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, * ESSB 5180, CH 237 (2021)
Commercial sexual abuse of minor, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, * ESSB 5180, CH 237 (2021)
Harmful material, providing to a minor, crime of, establishing as gross misdemeanor or class C felony: HB 1292
Indecent liberties, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: * SB 5177, CH 142 (2021)
Juveniles/minors, sexual offenses committed by, changing designations of: SB 5123
Misconduct, sexual, with minor, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: * SB 5177, CH 142 (2021)
Molestation, of child, 1st/2nd/3rd degrees, raising seriousness levels of: HB 1384
Molestation, of child, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: * SB 5177, CH 142 (2021)
Offenders, victims of sex offenses/domestic violence, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, * ESSB 5180, CH 237 (2021)
Prostitution, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, * ESSB 5180, CH 237 (2021)
Rape of a child, 1st/2nd/3rd degrees, raising seriousness levels of: HB 1384
Rape of a child, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: * SB 5177, CH 142 (2021)
Rape, second degree, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: * SB 5177, CH 142 (2021)
Registration as offender, by juveniles not subject to autodecline, ending: SB 5123
Registration as offender, by persons committing offense under age 18, extinguishing legal obligation to register: SSB 5123
Registration as offender, by persons committing offense under age 18, revising requirements: SSB 5123
Registration as offender, failure to register, offender score, deleting cross reference: SB 5054
Sexually violent offenders, in special commitment center, state ID card for: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, conditional release and transition facilities development, studying: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, conditional release of, options, placement, and treatment: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, conditional release of, to less restrictive alternative: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, placement of, geographical distribution: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, sex offender treatment providers, increasing, work group on, convening: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Trafficking, sex, indigenous survivors of, services and resources for, grant funding to provide and support: HB 1571
Trafficking, sex, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, * ESSB 5180, CH 237 (2021)
Youth, sexual offenses committed by, developmentally appropriate/research-driven response to: SB 5123, SSB 5123
SEXUAL ORIENTATION  SEXUAL ORIENTATION RSS Feed
               (See also DISCRIMINATION)
Homosexuality, foreign country death penalty for, protection in child custody determinations against: * HB 1042, CH 23 (2021)
Victims, non-hate crime offenses, aggravating circumstance if defendant motivated by biased perception: HB 1071
SHELLFISH  SHELLFISH RSS Feed
               
Crab, biotoxin contamination regulation of, department of health authority for: HB 1508, SHB 1508
Fishing and shellfishing opportunity grant program, creating to increase youth participation: HB 1431, SHB 1431
Licenses, personal use shellfish and seaweed license, age threshold for mandatory licensing, raising: SHB 1431
SHERIFFS AND POLICE CHIEFS, WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION OF (WASPC)  SHERIFFS AND POLICE CHIEFS, WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION OF (WASPC) RSS Feed
               (See also LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL)
Body worn and vehicle dashboard camera data management system pilot grant program, establishing, WASPC role: SB 5455
Child care agencies operating without a license, complaints, model policy for responding to, WASPC role: HB 1454
Community oversight boards, compliance with requirement to establish, reporting of, WASPC role: HB 1203, SHB 1203
Officers, behavioral health/suicide prevention, pilot programs, WASPC role: HB 1000
Officers, use of deadly force by, and certain other matters, central repository for information about, WASPC role: SB 5261
Sex offender registry, persons registered for offense under age 18, WASPC removal from registry of, when: SB 5123, SSB 5123
Sexual assault investigation/prosecution, investigational/case status updates, WASPC role: * ESHB 1109, CH 118 (2021)
Statewide first responder building mapping information system, repealing, WASPC data transfer/notice duties: HB 1484, * SHB 1484 (2021)
SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT  SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT RSS Feed
               
Artificial water bodies, excluding from "shorelines" for SMA purposes: SB 5392
Dredged materials, disposal of, at site used for federal navigation channel projects/activities site: HB 1193, SB 5125
Fish habitat and passage projects, public, substantial development permit requirements exemption: SB 5207, SB 5381, * SSB 5381, CH 289 (2021)
Marine shoreline stabilization/armoring, replacing, options and requirements for: SB 5273, * SSB 5273, CH 279 (2021)
Master programs, county and city schedule for reviews/revisions, extending periodic deadlines: HB 1241, ESHB 1241, SB 5368
Mitigation, compensatory, and mitigation hierarchy and net ecological gain: HB 1117, SHB 1117, E2SHB 1117
Navigation channel maintenance/improvements on Columbia river, by U.S. army corps of engineers, requirements exemption, when: * SHB 1193 (2021), SSB 5125
Navigation channel maintenance/improvements, federal, permit/review requirements, removing various: HB 1193, SB 5125
Ports, public, activities undertaken by, exemption from permitting, when: HB 1436
Project permitting and review processes, for local projects, developing options for streamlining: SSB 5380
Salmon/anadromous fish, recovery of, supporting through SMA planning revisions: HB 1117, SHB 1117, E2SHB 1117
Shoreline master programs and GMA comprehensive plans, review/revision schedules coordination: HB 1241, ESHB 1241, SB 5368
Shoreline master programs, guidelines for, addressing sea level rise/increasing storm severity: HB 1099, SHB 1099, E2SHB 1099
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT  SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also LONG-TERM CARE; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
Broadband assistance program, Washington, to provide reduced voice and broadband services rates, DSHS role: SHB 1460
Developmental disabilities administration, services provided by, eligibility and delivery of, review of: SB 5268, ESSB 5268
Hospitals, state, DSHS oversight, behavioral health consumer advocates in connection with: * E2SHB 1086 (2021)
Hospitals, state, DSHS oversight, supporting significant relationships in lives of patients: SB 5412, SSB 5412
Long-term care facilities, epidemic disease preparedness and response for, report and guidelines on, DSHS role: * SHB 1218, CH 159 (2021)
Long-term care system, state, training materials for local health jurisdictions concerning, developing, DSHS role: HB 1218, * SHB 1218, CH 159 (2021)
Medical school graduates, international, limited license for, when nominated by DSHS: HB 1129, * SHB 1129 (2021)
Senior call-check service and notification program, establishing: HB 1460, SHB 1460
Sexually violent predators, conditional release to less restrictive alternative, placements for, DSHS role: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, conditional release/transition facilities development, DSHS to study: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Sexually violent predators, sex offender treatment providers, increasing, work group on, DSHS role: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
SOLID WASTE  SOLID WASTE RSS Feed
               (See also ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; HAZARDOUS WASTE)
Animal meat, waste material from and garbage associated with, feeding to swine, prohibiting: SB 5300
Food serviceware, single-use, food service business supplying only on request: SSB 5022
Food serviceware, single-use, food service business supplying only when customer wants: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Industrial symbiosis grant program, for local waste coordination project grants: * SB 5345 (2021)
Industrial waste coordination program, for local industrial symbiosis projects support: * SB 5345 (2021)
Litter control, "pick it up, Washington" program, operation of: HB 1501, SB 5429
Litter control, funding and agency coordinated efforts: * SB 5040, CH 231 (2021)
Organic waste, diversion and reduction from landfill disposal of, statewide management goal for: SB 5286
Plastic beverage containers, postconsumer recycled content, minimum, requirements: SSB 5022, * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Plastic bottles and rigid plastic containers, resin type code labels for: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Plastic carryout bags, single-use, alternatives to, delaying requirements for: HB 1053, SHB 1053
Plastic household cleaning and personal care product containers, postconsumer recycled content: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Plastic packaging, postconsumer recycled content for, stakeholder advisory committee on, convening: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Plastic packaging, postconsumer recycled content, minimum, requirements: HB 1488, * E2SSB 5022 (2021), SB 5219
Plastic packaging, postconsumer recycled content, stakeholder advisory committee, establishing: HB 1488, SB 5219
Plastic packaging, producer responsibility programs and reuse/recycling rates: HB 1118, SB 5022
Plastic trash bags, postconsumer recycled content and labeling requirements: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Plastic trash bags, state agency purchasing when complying with postconsumer recycled content requirements: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Polystyrene products, expanded, sales and distribution prohibitions: HB 1118, SB 5022, SSB 5022, * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Recycled content account, creating: SSB 5022, * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Recycled content paper carryout bags, use of nonwood renewable fiber in: HB 1145
Recycling enhancement account, creating: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Recycling enhancement fee account, creating: SSB 5022
Recycling, of wind turbine blades, wind turbine blade stewardship and takeback program, developing: SB 5174, SSB 5174
Recycling, plastic resin markets, studying: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Recycling, solar photovoltaic module stewardship/takeback program, delaying certain implementation dates: * HB 1393, CH 45 (2021)
Recycling/reuse, plastic and other packaging, producer responsibility programs: HB 1118, SB 5022
Renewable nonwood fiber derived from wheat straw, using in compliant paper carryout bags: * SHB 1145, CH 33 (2021)
Trash bags, plastic, postconsumer recycled content and labeling requirements: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Trash bags, plastic, state agency purchasing when complying with postconsumer recycled content requirements: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS  SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS RSS Feed
               (See also AUDITOR, STATE; CONSERVATION; COUNTIES; ELECTIONS; HOMES AND HOUSING; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; PARKS; UTILITIES)
Elections, general, even-year, district option to hold: HB 1156
Meetings, public, agenda for, online posting of, requirement and exception: ESHB 1056
Voting in elections, ranked choice, optional use by various districts: HB 1156, SHB 1156
SPORTS AND RECREATION  SPORTS AND RECREATION RSS Feed
               (See also HORSE RACING; OUTDOOR RECREATION; PARKS)
Athletic fields, local parks funding for, local sales/use tax: HB 1025, SB 5006
Basketball, Gonzaga University men's basketball team, congratulating and honoring: * SR 8624 (2021)
Bowling alleys, proprietors of, making retail sales, B&O tax preferential rate: HB 1299
Gymnastics, Camas High School Papermakers gymnastics team, congratulating: * HR 4614 (2021)
Health-related measures, restricting activities participation due to declining to comply with, prohibiting: HB 1305, HB 1317
High school sports, missed opportunities due to COVID, bridge year pilot program establishment to address: SB 5265, SSB 5265, 2SSB 5265
Public schools sports teams, using Native American names/symbols for names of, prohibiting: HB 1356, * SHB 1356, CH 128 (2021), SB 5450
School sports, individual competition intended for female students, prohibiting students assigned male sex at birth from participation: HB 1556
Sports exhibitions, in indoor/outdoor venues, "open safe, open now" plan Phase 3 regulations attendance limits: HB 1553, SB 5473
Student athletes, newly recruited, four-year colleges to reserve 50% of athletic scholarship funding for: HB 1390
Track and field, Trey Knight, Ridgefield High School, national high school hammer throw record holder, honoring: * HR 4616 (2021)
Wagering on sports events, crimes involving: SB 5212
Wagering on sports events, involvement by certain persons, prohibitions: SB 5212
Wagering on sports events, sports wagering lounges and sports boards: SB 5212
Wagering on sports events, through pools by cardrooms or racetracks, authorizing: SB 5212
STALKING  STALKING RSS Feed
               
Stalking protection orders, moving to a single civil protection orders chapter: HB 1320, SHB 1320, * E2SHB 1320 (2021), SB 5297
STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS  STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; AUDITOR, STATE; BUDGETS; BUILDINGS, STATE; CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, OFFICE OF THE STATE; CIVIL ACTIONS AND PROCEDURE; COURTS; EMERGENCY, STATE OF; ENTERPRISE SERVICES, DEPARTMENT; LEGISLATURE; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; MINORITY AND WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, OFFICE; OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS; PRODUCTIVITY BOARD; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; PUBLIC WORKS; RECORDS; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; STATE GOVERNMENT; WAGES AND HOURS; WASHINGTON ADMINISTRATIVE CODE (WAC))
Automated decision systems, algorithmic accountability reports for, public agencies to develop: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Automated decision systems, algorithmic accountability review offices, duties: SSB 5116
Automated decision systems, public/state agencies developing/procuring/using, requirements/prohibitions: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Bank, Washington state public bank, establishing as state agency: SB 5188
Behavioral health consumer advocacy, state office of, establishing: HB 1086, SHB 1086, * E2SHB 1086 (2021)
Boards and commissions, agricultural/related, reviewing for equity for historically underrepresented farmers: HB 1395, SHB 1395
Boards and commissions, community participation on: SB 5105, SSB 5105
Boards, climate oversight board, creating: HB 1513
Boards, community aviation revitalization board, convening: HB 1030, * SB 5031, CH 175 (2021)
Boards, housing benefit district advisory board, establishing: HB 1128, SHB 1128
Boards, productivity board, reestablishing and revising requirements for: SB 5082, SSB 5082
Boards, public health advisory board, establishing: * E2SHB 1152 (2021)
Boards, Puget Sound salmon commercial fisheries advisory board, establishing: SB 5421
Boards, Puget Sound salmon commercial/recreational fisheries advisory board, establishing: SSB 5421
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, agency programs, zero-based budget reviews of: HB 1178
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, joint legislative fiscal oversight committee, establishing: HB 1163
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, joint legislative interim budget committee, creating: SB 5316
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, joint legislative unanticipated revenue oversight committee, creating: SB 5162
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, near-general fund/outlook analysis and budget deficit: HB 1163
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, unanticipated receipts, agency allotment amendment request: SB 5162
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, unanticipated receipts, agency request/governor transmission: HB 1163
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, unanticipated revenues, agency and governor roles: SB 5316
Commissions, audiology and speech-language pathology compact commission, establishing: HB 1043
Commissions, interstate commission of nurse licensure compact administrators, creating: SB 5247
Commissions, long-term services and supports trust commission, repealing trust program and: SB 5234
Commissions, nursing care quality assurance commission, executive director for: HB 1123
Commissions, psychology interjurisdictional compact commission, establishing: HB 1286
Commissions, recording standards commission, renaming e-recording commission as: * SB 5019, CH 137 (2021)
Commissions, state commercial aviation coordinating commission, extending deadlines/expiration dates for: HB 1198
Commissions, universal health care commission, establishing: SB 5399, SSB 5399, * E2SSB 5399 (2021)
Commissions, Washington state cannabis commission, establishing: SB 5365
Cooperative, Washington state public financial cooperative, establishing as state agency: SSB 5188, E2SSB 5188
Cost of state government, administrative, 2021-2023, reducing: HB 1027
Cybersecurity, office of, creating: SB 5432, * ESSB 5432, CH 291 (2021)
Data backup/disaster recovery practices, internal, executive agencies to review and report concerning: SB 5474
Data breaches, digital data breach reimbursement claims program, creating: SB 5462
Data breaches, state digital data breach account, creating: SB 5462
Data, personal, state agency sale to third party of, prohibiting: HB 1552
Diversity, equity, and inclusion liaisons and plans, each agency to designate/develop: SB 5105, SSB 5105
Executive branch, administrative rules and procedures responsibility of: SB 5320
Executive branch, staffing/purchasing/travel/training, restricting in 2021-2023: HB 1027
Facial recognition services, agency use of, requirements, delaying effective date: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Facial recognition technology, agency obtaining or use of, prohibiting: SB 5104
Fee increases, simple majority vote by legislature for approval: HJR 4203
Health trust, whole Washington, creating: SB 5204
Health-related measures, in order/directive, right to decline to comply when ordered by agency/designee: HB 1305, HB 1317
Information technology, state agency, independent security evaluation audit of, contracting for: * ESSB 5432, CH 291 (2021)
Internet activity, secret surveillance scores based on, agencies creating, requirements: SB 5108
New state agencies/departments, as new statutory state spending programs, expiration date requirement: HB 1177
Procurement, contracts for, when exempt from certain bidding requirements, awarding to small businesses, when: SB 5458
Procurement, copy paper, produced via process yielding less carbon dioxide, as agency purchase option: HB 1518
Procurement, plastic trash bags complying with postconsumer recycled content requirements: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Procurement, reclaimed refrigerant purchasing preference: HB 1050, SHB 1050, * E2SHB 1050 (2021)
Procurement, services and equipment, restricting in 2021-2023: HB 1027
Procurement/contracting, building materials, environmental product declarations for: HB 1103, SHB 1103, SB 5366
Programs, nonentitlement, agency zero-based budget reviews of, when: HB 1178
Property, surplus public, intergovernmental disposition of, "affordable housing" for purposes of: HB 1511
Resiliency, statewide disaster resiliency program, developing and administering: SHB 1147
Resiliency, Washington state office of, establishing, and creating advisory board within office: HB 1147
Sanctuary policies for immigrants, prohibiting: SB 5346
Spending programs, new statutory state, performance statements/expiration dates for and JLARC review of: HB 1177
Vehicles, electric, passenger/light duty vehicles of model year 2030 or later sold/registered in WA to be, as state goal: SHB 1204
Vehicles, public fleet, converting to hydrogen fuel cell technology, studying feasibility of: SSB 5000
STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL  STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL RSS Feed
               
Dinosaur, official state, Suciasaurus rex as: HB 1067
STATE GOVERNMENT  STATE GOVERNMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; BUDGETS; CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; COURTS; GOVERNOR; JUDGES; LEGISLATURE; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS)
Branches of state government, legislature/executive agencies/judiciary, administrative rules/procedures roles of: SB 5320
Contributions to state expenditures, voluntary, help out Washington state government act for: HB 1238
Cost of, administrative, during 2021-2023 fiscal biennium, reducing: HB 1027
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, class C felony: SB 5059
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, gross misdemeanor: SSB 5059
State of liberty, creating from eastern Washington, and establishing transition committees for: HB 1239
State of liberty, creating from eastern Washington, petitioning congress for consent: HJM 4000
Taiwan, strong commercial/cultural/economic relationship between Washington and, acknowledging: * HR 4613 (2021)
STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL  STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL RSS Feed
               
Behavioral health loan repayment program, increasing loan repayment awards for certain professionals, SAC role: HB 1504, SHB 1504
Diversity/equity/inclusion/antiracism professional development program for faculty/staff, council role: SB 5227, SSB 5227
Homeless and foster care college students pilot program, expanding access to: HB 1166, * SHB 1166, CH 62 (2021)
K-12 education scholarship program, as private school or home-based instruction voucher program, establishing: HB 1215
Membership of council, adding graduate student to: HB 1472, * SHB 1472, CH 134 (2021)
Undocumented student relief grants, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, OFFICE  STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, OFFICE RSS Feed
               
Crime victims and families scholarship program, establishing, office role: HB 1584
Health professional loan repayment and scholarship program, office role: HB 1504, SHB 1504, * E2SHB 1504, CH 170 (2021)
STUDIES  STUDIES RSS Feed
               
Acute care hospitals, staffing personnel impact on patient mortality and outcomes: * E2SHB 1272, CH 162 (2021)
Broadband fiber connections, missing, and inadequate service in underserved areas, addressing via highways: HB 1457, ESSB 5439
Broadband fiber connections, missing, and inadequate service in unserved/underserved areas, addressing via highways: * ESHB 1457 (2021)
Businesses, with liquor licenses, privileges granted to mitigate pandemic effects for, impacts of: HB 1480, SHB 1480, * E2SHB 1480, CH 48 (2021), SB 5417, SSB 5417
Community and technical colleges, guided pathways model: SSB 5194, * E2SSB 5194, CH 272 (2021)
Community residential service providers for persons with developmental disabilities, medicaid rates for: SB 5268, ESSB 5268
Disaster preparedness, necessary supplies stockpile, and commodity sourcing for: HB 1567
Driver's license/identicard, expanded online renewal and remote photo capture, impact of: * SHB 1207, CH 158 (2021)
Fiscal notes, accuracy and reliability of: HB 1179
Health care, affordable/reproductive/end-of-life/gender affirming, provider organization acquisitions impact on: SB 5335
Housing, affordable low-income, development in rural and urban locations, differences between: SB 5375
Hydrogen fuel cell technology, converting public fleet vehicles to, feasibility of: SSB 5000
Incarcerated individuals, postsecondary education participation before and after release: SHB 1044, * 2SHB 1044 (2021)
Inmates, postsecondary education participation before and after release: HB 1044
Personal data opt-out technology: SB 5062, SSB 5062, 2SSB 5062
Personal information, captured, processing by business entities, individual's opt-in consent for, obtaining: HB 1433
Plastic resin markets: * E2SSB 5022 (2021)
Polyethylene terephthalate and high-density polyethylene markets: SSB 5022
Sexually violent predators, conditional release/transition facilities development: SB 5163, SSB 5163, * E2SSB 5163, CH 236 (2021)
Space economy, employment and training opportunities in: HB 1190
Telemedicine, audio-only, established patient/provider relationship before providing, need for: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
Telemedicine, audio-only, trends/reimbursement/impact of: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
SUBDIVISIONS  SUBDIVISIONS RSS Feed
               (See also BOUNDARIES; MAPS AND MAPPING)
Permits, for construction projects, exemption from, when: HB 1436
Project permitting and review processes, for local projects, developing options for streamlining: SSB 5380
SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER  SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES; DRUGS; MENTAL HEALTH)
Advance directives, mental health, for behavioral health disorder treatment: SB 5370, * ESSB 5370, CH 287 (2021)
Behavioral health administrative services organizations, community-based programs, establishing: HB 1578
Behavioral health administrative services organizations, providing treatment services, B&O tax deduction for: * HB 1296, CH 124 (2021)
Behavioral health care, children in DCYF custody through child welfare services: HB 1205
Behavioral health consumer advocacy, state office of, establishing: HB 1086, SHB 1086, * E2SHB 1086 (2021)
Behavioral health consumer advocates, certified, role and certification of: HB 1086, SHB 1086, * E2SHB 1086 (2021)
Behavioral health disorders, law enforcement arresting of persons with, alternatives to: HB 1499, SHB 1499, HB 1578
Behavioral health loan repayment program, increasing loan repayment awards for certain professionals: HB 1504, SHB 1504
Behavioral health ombuds, regional programs, discontinuing and integrating into advocate program: HB 1086, SHB 1086, * E2SHB 1086 (2021)
Behavioral health services, client criminal justice system involvement reduction: SB 5157, * SSB 5157, CH 267 (2021)
Behavioral health services, performance measures, improvement projects, and value-based purchasing: SB 5157, * SSB 5157, CH 267 (2021)
Behavioral health services, via audio-only telemedicine, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: HB 1196, * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021), SB 5325
Behavioral health services, via telemedicine, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: * SSB 5325, CH 100 (2021)
Behavioral health workforce pilot program and training support grants for community treatment providers, establishing: HB 1504, SHB 1504
Behavioral health workforce pilot program and training support grants for various treatment providers, establishing: * E2SHB 1504, CH 170 (2021)
Behavioral health, community system, managed care organization contracts with agencies, continuity: HB 1281, SB 5240
Behavioral health, crisis facility provision of medically necessary co-occurring disorder treatment: SB 5397
Behavioral health, crisis response/suicide prevention, crisis system via 988 hotline: * E2SHB 1477 (2021)
Behavioral health, crisis response/suicide prevention, implementation coalition and 988 crisis hotline system: HB 1182, HB 1477, SHB 1477, SB 5209
Behavioral health, improving, using criminal justice local sales/use tax for: HB 1069, SHB 1069, * E2SHB 1069 (2021)
Behavioral health, mental health/substance use disorder providers, grant program for, establishing: HB 1504, SHB 1504, * E2SHB 1504, CH 170 (2021)
Commitment, involuntary, adolescents, designated crisis responder interviews by video to include: * SSB 5073, CH 264 (2021)
Commitment, involuntary, BHASO and MCO safe placement or safe discharge of detained person: SB 5397
Commitment, involuntary, care coordinator role: SB 5073, * SSB 5073, CH 264 (2021)
Commitment, involuntary, crisis facility provision of medically necessary co-occurring disorder treatment: SB 5397
Commitment, involuntary, of veterans, diversion to veterans administration facility for treatment: HB 1314, * SHB 1314, CH 125 (2021)
Commitment, involuntary, orders for less restrictive alternative treatment: SB 5073, * SSB 5073, CH 264 (2021)
Commitment, involuntary, reentry community services program expansion in order to include persons under: SB 5304, SSB 5304, * E2SSB 5304, CH 243 (2021) PV
Commitment, involuntary, secure withdrawal management/stabilization or evaluation/treatment facilities access: SB 5397
Community and technical colleges, mental health counseling/services access for students, pilot program: SSB 5194, * E2SSB 5194, CH 272 (2021)
Community behavioral health agencies/providers, opioid overdose reversal medication dispensing/prescribing: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Community behavioral health agencies/providers, opioid overdose reversal medication prescription requirements: SSB 5195
Community behavioral health system, HCA oversight, significant relationships in lives of clients, supporting: SB 5412, SSB 5412
Confined persons, in medicaid suspense status, pre-release reinstatement of medical assistance for: SB 5304, SSB 5304, * E2SSB 5304, CH 243 (2021) PV
Crisis response services, 988 crisis hotline coordination with crisis call center hubs and crisis response system: * E2SHB 1477 (2021)
Crisis response services, 988 crisis hotline coordination with hotline centers, 911 systems, and crisis system: HB 1182, HB 1477, SHB 1477, SB 5209
Crisis response system, behavioral health, improvement strategy committee for, establishing: * E2SHB 1477 (2021)
Hospitals, psychiatric, beds for psychiatric services, certificate of need exemption to allow for: SB 5236, * SSB 5236, CH 277 (2021)
Hospitals, state, behavioral health consumer advocates in connection with: * E2SHB 1086 (2021)
Hospitals, state, DSHS oversight of, supporting significant relationships in lives of patients: SB 5412, SSB 5412
Incarcerated persons, ability to apply for medicaid when incarcerated for less than 30 days: * SHB 1348, CH 166 (2021)
Incarcerated persons, prohibiting medicaid suspense status when incarcerated for less than 30 days: HB 1348, * SHB 1348, CH 166 (2021)
Juvenile consuming controlled substance, delivery from law enforcement custody to evaluation/treatment facility: HB 1559
Mobile mental health crisis intervention programs/services, emergency crisis assistance teams for, establishing: HB 1392
Nicotine addiction, intervention strategies, community-based and addressing health inequity/racial disparities: HB 1550
Opioid overdose reversal medication bulk purchasing and distribution program, establishing: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Opioid overdose reversal medication, dispensing of or prescription for, when: SSB 5195
Opioid overdose reversal medication, dispensing/distribution of or prescription for, when: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Opioid overdose reversal medication, prescribing of, requirements: SB 5195
Opioid use disorder, opioid overdose reversal medication bulk purchasing and distribution program, establishing: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Opioid use disorder, opioid overdose reversal medication, access to and dispensing/distributing or prescribing of, requirements: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Opioid use disorder, opioid overdose reversal medication, access to and dispensing/prescribing of, requirements: SSB 5195
Overdoses, overdose and suicide fatality review teams, establishing: HB 1074, SHB 1074
Peer specialists, certified, safe station pilot programs role of: SB 5074, ESSB 5074
Peer specialists/peer specialist trainees, licensed, licensing/practice requirements and advisory committee for: HB 1349
Psychiatric beds, in hospitals, certificate of need exemption to allow for: SB 5236, * SSB 5236, CH 277 (2021)
Safe station pilot programs, at fire departments, grant program for: SB 5074, ESSB 5074
Schools, suicide prevention/mental health/substance use/eating disorders information for students on websites of: HB 1373, * SHB 1373, CH 167 (2021)
Substance use disorder professional trainees, certification renewal waiver for: * HB 1063, CH 57 (2021)
Substance use disorder professionals/professional trainees, certification via apprenticeship program: * EHB 1311, CH 165 (2021)
Substance use disorder, law enforcement interactions with persons with, basic training concerning: HB 1578
Substance use recovery services advisory committee, establishing: HB 1499, SHB 1499, HB 1558, HB 1578, * ESB 5476 (2021)
Substance use recovery services plan, for measures to assist persons with SUD, establishing: HB 1499, SHB 1499, HB 1558
Substances use recovery services plan, to assist persons with SUD, establishing: HB 1578, * ESB 5476 (2021)
Telemedicine, audio-only, behavioral health services via, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: HB 1196, * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021), SB 5325
Telemedicine, audio-only, delivery of services to covered persons via, reimbursement for: HB 1196, * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021), SB 5325
Telemedicine, audio-only, established patient/provider relationship before providing, studying need for: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
Telemedicine, behavioral health services via, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: * SSB 5325, CH 100 (2021)
Telemedicine, delivery of behavioral health services to covered persons via, reimbursement for: * SSB 5325, CH 100 (2021)
Treatment, behavioral health administrative services organizations providing, B&O tax deduction for: * HB 1296, CH 124 (2021)
Treatment, community-based outreach and intensive care management programs, establishing: HB 1578
Treatment, evaluation and treatment facilities, access to: SB 5397
Treatment, evaluation and treatment facilities, delivery of juvenile from law enforcement custody to, when: HB 1559
Treatment, expanded recovery support services program, establishing: HB 1578
Treatment, for juvenile offenders via community transition services program: HB 1186, SHB 1186, * E2SHB 1186 (2021)
Treatment, inpatient/residential, planned/scheduled admission for, prior authorization by health plan/MCO, when: HB 1464
Treatment, involuntary outpatient: * SSB 5073, CH 264 (2021)
Treatment, involuntary outpatient, court-ordered: SB 5073
Treatment, less restrictive alternative, various orders for: SB 5073, * SSB 5073, CH 264 (2021)
Treatment, opioid overdose reversal medication bulk purchasing and distribution program, establishing: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Treatment, opioid overdose reversal medication dispensing or prescribing in connection with: SSB 5195
Treatment, opioid overdose reversal medication dispensing/distributing or prescribing in connection with: * 2SSB 5195, CH 273 (2021)
Treatment, secure withdrawal management and stabilization facilities: SB 5073, * SSB 5073, CH 264 (2021)
Treatment, secure withdrawal management and stabilization facilities, access to: SB 5397
Treatment, services for certain low-income persons with, grant program for, establishing: HB 1578
Treatment, veterans, diversion from involuntary commitment to veterans administration facility: HB 1314, * SHB 1314, CH 125 (2021)
Treatment, wilderness therapy programs, business license and rules for: SB 5056
SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI)  SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI) RSS Feed
               (See also SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Attendance, eliminating or reducing absences, best practice guidance for, OSPI role: * ESHB 1113, CH 119 (2021)
Attendance, policies, OSPI rule-making role: HB 1113, * ESHB 1113, CH 119 (2021), SB 5153
Attendance, reducing student absences with multitiered supports system, OSPI role: HB 1113, SB 5153
Bicycle and pedestrian safety, school curriculum relating to, OSPI to update: HB 1039
Bike safety awareness program, creating, OSPI role: HB 1039
Bridge year pilot program, to address learning loss/extracurricular activities missed due to COVID, OSPI role: SB 5265, SSB 5265, 2SSB 5265
Calendar, year-round school, implementing, balanced school calendar grant program for, OSPI role: 2SSB 5147
Calendar, year-round school, implementing, program for, OSPI role: SB 5147, SSB 5147
Career/technical education and student organizations, in agriculture/food/natural resource sciences, OSPI role: HB 1544
Constitution, U.S., study of, meeting graduation requirement via heritage guide to constitution, OSPI rule adoption: SB 5374
Driver training schools, stops for infractions, driver-law enforcement interactive best practices training about, OSPI role: HB 1585
Enrollment stabilization allocations for local education agencies, OSPI role: HB 1476
Health education, public health knowledge/skills needed by students in grades 9-12, OSPI to identify: HB 1149
Indian history/culture/government of nearest tribe, in social studies, OSPI role: SB 5161
Indian names/symbols/images, as school mascots/logos/team names, prohibition, compliance transitional support grants: * SHB 1356, CH 128 (2021)
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of OSPI and advisory group: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of OSPI and work group: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education accountability work group, establishing: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education structure and accountability advisory group, establishing: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Institutional education system, reformed, establishment/implementation/funding recommendations, OSPI role: SHB 1295, * E2SHB 1295, CH 164 (2021)
Instructional days, additional, funding for, OSPI role: 2SSB 5147
K-12 public and private schools, education vouchers for, at request of parents, OSPI role: SB 5205
Language access programs, for culturally responsive systemic family engagement, OSPI role: HB 1153, SHB 1153
Learning devices, student learning device grant program, establishing, OSPI role: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning devices, technology grant program, establishing, OSPI role: SHB 1365, * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Learning devices, technology initiatives and school/school district progress toward goals, OSPI role: SHB 1365, * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Learning loss, balanced school calendar/additional opportunities/summer reengagement grant programs, OSPI role: 2SSB 5147
Media literacy and digital citizenship, regional conferences on, convening, OSPI role: * E2SHB 1365 (2021)
Media literacy and digital citizenship, supporting through district leadership teams, grant program, OSPI role: * E2SHB 1365 (2021), SB 5242
Native education, office of, partnering with WSSDA for certain data gathering: SB 5252
Outdoor/nature-based education programs in schools, pilot project for, establishing, OSPI role: HB 1466
Public health education advisory committee, convening, OSPI role: HB 1149
Public speaking and confidence/leadership, pilot project grant program, OSPI role: HB 1270
Racism, institutional, school staff training in dismantling, OSPI role: SB 5044
School staff, cultural competency/diversity/equity/inclusion standards and training for, OSPI role: * ESSB 5044, CH 197 (2021)
Schools, statewide first responder building mapping information system, transfer of public school data to OSPI: HB 1484, * SHB 1484 (2021)
Staff, secondary traumatic stress in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address, OSPI role: HB 1363, * SHB 1363, CH 129 (2021)
Student learning, center for improvement of, duties: HB 1208, * SHB 1208, CH 111 (2021)
Students, highly capable, programs and services for, OSPI role: HB 1404
Technology, equity gaps in public schools, state plan for reducing, OSPI role: HB 1365, HB 1450
Traffic safety education, stops for infractions, driver-law enforcement interactive best practices training about, OSPI role: HB 1585
Transportation, during remote instruction, expanded services/funds allocation calculations, OSPI role: SB 5128, SSB 5128
Tribal consultation training and schedule, development of, OSPI role: SB 5252
Year, 12-month school, extending number of days to, program for: SB 5147