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               (See also BONDS; BUDGET; LEGISLATIVE AUDIT AND REVIEW COMMITTEE, JOINT; LEGISLATIVE ETHICS BOARD; LEGISLATIVE EVALUATION AND ACCOUNTABILITY PROGRAM COMMITTEE; NAMED ACTS; REDISTRICTING COMMISSION)
Administrative rules review committee, joint, increasing rule review responsibilities: HB 2293
Adult behavioral health services, reform of, task force convened by legislature to examine: SB 5732, SSB 5732, * 2SSB 5732, CH 338 (2013)
Agency rule making, legislature to provide specific grants of legislative authority through legislation: HB 1163
Agency rule making, regulating of greenhouse gas emissions, prohibiting without legislative authorization: HB 1169
Agency rule making, requiring legislative approval of certain rules: HJR 4204
Agency rule making, specified economic impact notification by agency and enactment into law by legislature: HB 1162, HB 1163
Aging and disability issues, joint legislative executive committee on, establishment: HB 1631, SB 5519, SSB 5519
Agreements between agencies and federal government, reporting to legislature: HB 1094
Appropriations legislation, public and legislative review period for omnibus appropriations bills: HB 1721
Ballot propositions, public hearings on, authorizing: SB 6164, SSB 6164
Basic education, appropriations, relationship of legislation to omnibus operating appropriations act: HB 1174
Best, Judi, recognizing: * SR 8705 (2014)
Bills and other legislation, cutoff dates: * HCR 4401 (2013)
Bills and resolutions, requirements for fiscal notes prior to voting on final passage in certain cases: SB 5640
Bills and resolutions, requiring citation of constitutional authority: HB 1163
Bills, capital appropriations, disclosure of estimated state debt service costs: SB 5132
Bills, capital appropriations, requiring a summary for each legislative district with each: SB 5716
Bills, creating new tax preferences, requiring tax preference performance statement: * ESSB 5882, CH 13 (2013)
Bills, creating or extending tax preferences, requiring legislative intent provisions: ESB 5843
Bills, emergency clauses, requiring sixty percent majority vote of both houses: SJR 8206
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 first special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4408 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular and first and second special sessions, reintroduction for 2013 third special session: * HCR 4413 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular and first special sessions, reintroduction for 2013 second special session: * HCR 4410 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular and special sessions, reintroduction for 2014 regular session: * HCR 4415 (2014)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular session, reintroduction for 2013 first special session: * HCR 4407 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular session, returning to house of origin: * SCR 8404 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 second special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4411 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 third special session, returning to house of origin: * SCR 8406 (2013)
Bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2014 regular session, returning to house of origin: * SCR 8410 (2014)
Bills, notice and waiting periods: HB 2369, SB 6560
Bills, title-only, prohibiting: HB 2369, SB 6560
Bills, with fiscal impacts, requiring expiration unless funding is provided: SB 5869
Bond authorization bill, governor role in preparing for debt issuance proposed in budget documents: HB 1646, SB 5138, ESSB 5138
British Columbia legislative internship program, recognizing: * SR 8632 (2013), * SR 8675 (2014)
British Columbia parliamentary internship program, recognizing: * HR 4628 (2013), * HR 4676 (2014)
Career education, legislative task force on career education opportunities, establishment: HB 2051
Caucus political committees, accounts of, public disclosure commission audits and investigations: SB 6165
Child care improvements for the future, legislative task force on, establishment: HB 1671, SHB 1671, SB 5595, SSB 5595, * 2SSB 5595, CH 337 (2013)
Committee hearings, notice of, requirements: SB 6561
Committees, education, submission of school district compliance reports to: SB 6241
Committees, opening to the public: HB 2369, SB 6560
Committees, senate, amending facilities and operations committee rules: SR 8607
Committees, senate, amending rules: * SR 8606 (2013), SR 8607
Constitutional authority, federal or state, requiring citation in legislation: HB 1163
Cutoff dates: * SCR 8408 (2014)
Cutoff resolution, amending to exclude matters affecting state revenue: * SCR 8402 (2013)
Dairy day at the legislature, celebrating: * SR 8674 (2014)
Districts, legislative and congressional, redistricting plan deadline for approval by redistricting commission, advancing: SB 5795, SJR 8210
Districts, legislative and congressional, requiring competitive districts in redistricting plan: SB 5842
Doors of each house, requiring that they always be open: HJR 4217
Early learning, legislative task force on, establishment along with associated technical working group: HB 1723, SHB 1723
Economic development finance authority, legislative members to be nonvoting: HB 2417, SB 6169
Economic resilience of manufacturing in Washington, joint task force on, establishment: HB 2580
Economic resilience of maritime and manufacturing in Washington, joint task force on, establishment: SHB 2580, * E2SHB 2580, CH 127 (2014)
Education financing reform, local, joint task force on, creation: SB 6499, ESSB 6499
Education funding, joint task force on, implementing first biennium spending plan recommendations of: SB 5573
Educator compensation, joint select committee on, creating: SB 5901, SSB 5901
Elected officials, creating Washington elected officials retirement savings plan: SB 6305, SSB 6305
Elected officials, ethics defense trust funds, creation by state officer holding elective office: SB 6448
Elected officials, retirement benefit calculations, modifying relevant PERS plans 2 and 3 compensation definitions: SB 6459, SSB 6459
Election campaign contributions, expanding applicability to legislators of limitations on soliciting or accepting: SB 5988
Election campaign contributions, requesting U.S. constitutional amendment to return regulatory authority to congress and state legislatures: HJM 4001, SJM 8002
Electrical code, joint legislative task force concerning, creating: HB 2213, SB 6019
Emergencies and disasters, continuity of government and operations in the event of, constitutional amendment to clarify: HJR 4212, SJR 8211
Emergencies and disasters, continuity of government and operations in the event of, role of legislature: HB 2124, HJR 4212, SB 5971, SJR 8211
Energy supply and energy conservation, joint committee on, role in shaping state energy policy: HB 2183, SHB 2183
Ethics defense trust funds, creation by state officers: SSB 6448
Ethics, legislator newsletters and other public resource uses, exempting from prohibitions: SB 5019
Facilities review council, creation as advisory group to legislature: HB 2719, SHB 2719
Family leave insurance program, establishing joint legislative task force on family and medical leave insurance: ESB 5903
Firearms safety and violence reduction in relation to public health and safety, task force on, legislature to convene: SB 5714
Fiscal analysis, convening work group concerning establishment of nonpartisan fiscal analysis agency on behalf of legislature: HB 2252, SB 5638
Fiscal notes, bills with, requiring expiration of legislative enactments with fiscal impacts unless funding is provided: SB 5869
Fiscal notes, dealing with corrections, child welfare, and mental health issues, to include fiscal impacts on other program expenditures: HB 2252, SB 5638
Fiscal notes, requirements prior to voting on final passage of certain bills and resolutions: SB 5640
Forecasts, economic and revenue, shifting to same date during both long and short legislative sessions: HB 2062, SB 5910
Gambling in state, legislature to retain sole authority to approve expansion of gambling activities: HB 1295
Gardner, Booth, former Governor, joint legislative session to honor: * SCR 8403 (2013)
Gifts from lobbyists, food and beverages, ethics boards to define limits: SB 6414
Gifts from lobbyists, food and refreshments, reporting requirements for lobbyists and their employers: HB 2727, HB 2768
Growth management hearings board, senate confirmation of members: SB 5001
Gubernatorial appointments of legislators to certain boards, commissions, and councils, restrictions: SB 5004
Hayward, Allen, honoring: * HR 4605 (2013)
HB 2056, correcting definition of marijuana THC concentration, directing that bill be considered: * HCR 4405 (2013)
Health care implementation and oversight, joint select committee on, establishing: HB 2568
Health care oversight, joint select committee on, abolishing: HB 2568
Health care oversight, joint select committee on, establishing: * E2SHB 2572, CH 223 (2014) PV, SCR 8401
Health care oversight, joint select committee on, establishing, with expiration date: * ESSCR 8401 (2013)
Health reform implementation, joint select committee on, abolishing: * ESSCR 8401 (2013)
Higher education access for students with disabilities, legislative task force on improving, establishing: SB 5180, * SSB 5180, CH 231 (2013)
Higher education committee, joint, abolishing: HB 1048, SHB 1048
Higher education funding formula legislative task force, establishing: SHB 1624
House business during interims, conducting: HR 4655, * HR 4704 (2014)
House members, voting of, member statements in house journal concerning votes and absences: * HR 4659 (2014)
House organized, notification of governor: * HR 4601 (2013), HR 4658
House rules, permanent: * EHR 4608 (2013), * HR 4659 (2014)
House rules, temporary: * HR 4600 (2013)
House, election of members, house and legislative district population and location provisions: HB 1121
Industrial insurance, joint legislative task force on private competition in industrial insurance, establishing: SB 5675
Information technology expenditures, by legislative agencies, evaluation and approval of: SB 5891, * ESSB 5891, CH 33 (2013)
Joint rules, adoption: * HCR 4400 (2013)
Joint session to honor former Governor Booth Gardner: * SCR 8403 (2013)
Joint session, state of state message: * HCR 4414 (2014)
Joint sessions: * HCR 4402 (2013), * SCR 8400 (2013)
Journal, requiring publication of all proceedings: HJR 4217
Juvenile sentencing task force, legislature to convene: SB 6390, SSB 6390
Legislators, job leave provision for legislative service, requirements: HB 2473
Legislators, to be ex officio voting members of certain local transportation boards: SB 6119
Legislators, to be voting members of certain local transportation boards: HB 2648
Legislators, traffic violations by, application of Article II, section 16 of state constitution: HB 2289
Local education financing reform, joint task force on, establishing: HB 2792, SHB 2792
Marriage, solemnizations of, authorizing without requiring elected officials to perform: HB 1589
Mental health system, reform of, task force convened by legislature to examine: SB 5150
Newsletters, exempting from public resource use prohibitions: SB 5019
Nuclear power, creating joint select task force on nuclear energy to study: SB 5991, SSB 5991
Omnibus appropriations bills, public and legislative review period: HB 1721
Omnibus operating appropriations act, requiring three-fifths vote for approval: HJR 4211
Preferences, legislative intent, review, and expiration provisions: ESB 5843
Preferences, tax preference performance statement, review, and expiration provisions: * ESSB 5882, CH 13 (2013)
Public disclosure commission, terminating existing members and replacing through appointment by legislative party leaders: SB 6323
Representative Gary Alexander, honoring: * HR 4669 (2014)
Representative Larry Crouse, recognizing: * HR 4697 (2014)
Representative Mary Helen Roberts, saluting: * HR 4700 (2014)
Representative Mike Hope, recognizing: * HR 4702 (2014)
Salaries of legislators and governor, restricting changes if omnibus operating appropriations act not passed: SSJR 8212
Salaries of legislators, fixing at average starting salary of elementary school science teacher: HB 2655
Salaries of legislators, restricting changes if omnibus operating appropriations act not passed: SJR 8212
Schools, joint task force on public school construction funding, establishing: SSB 6451
Senate business during interim, conducting: * SR 8662 (2013), * SR 8722 (2014)
Senate organized, notification of governor: * SR 8600 (2013), * SR 8666 (2014)
Senate rules, amending rules concerning committees: * SR 8606 (2013)
Senate rules, permanent: * SR 8601 (2013), SR 8602
Senate rules, permanent rule 41: * ESR 8670 (2014)
Senate rules, permanent rule 7: * SR 8699 (2014)
Senate rules, permanent rules 41 and 56: * SR 8667 (2014)
Senator Bottiger, R. Ted, honoring the life and legacy of: * SR 8692 (2014)
Senator Carrell, Mike, remembering life and legacy of: * HR 4656 (2013), * SR 8664 (2013)
Senator Delvin, Jerome, honoring: * SR 8612 (2013)
Senator Fleming, George, celebrating accomplishments of: * SR 8683 (2014)
Senator Morton, Bob, honoring: * SR 8610 (2013)
Senator Shin, Paull, honoring life and work of: * SR 8680 (2014)
Senator Wojahn, Lorraine, honoring: * SR 8628 (2013)
Session, 2013 first special, adjourning SINE DIE: * HCR 4409 (2013)
Session, 2013 first special, reintroduction of bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular session: * HCR 4407 (2013)
Session, 2013 first special, returning bills, memorials, and resolutions to house of origin: * HCR 4408 (2013)
Session, 2013 regular, adjourning SINE DIE: * SCR 8405 (2013)
Session, 2013 regular, returning bills, memorials, and resolutions to house of origin: * SCR 8404 (2013)
Session, 2013 second special, adjourning SINE DIE: * HCR 4412 (2013)
Session, 2013 second special, reintroduction of bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular and first special sessions: * HCR 4410 (2013)
Session, 2013 second special, returning bills, memorials, and resolutions to house of origin: * HCR 4411 (2013)
Session, 2013 third special, adjourning SINE DIE: * SCR 8407 (2013)
Session, 2013 third special, reintroduction of bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular and first and second special sessions: * HCR 4413 (2013)
Session, 2013 third special, returning bills, memorials, and resolutions to house of origin: * SCR 8406 (2013)
Session, 2014 regular, adjourning SINE DIE: * SCR 8411 (2014)
Session, 2014 regular, cutoff dates: * SCR 8408 (2014)
Session, 2014 regular, reintroduction of bills, memorials, and resolutions from 2013 regular and special sessions: * HCR 4415 (2014)
Session, 2014 regular, returning bills, memorials, and resolutions to house of origin: * SCR 8410 (2014)
Sessions, house business during interims: HR 4655, * HR 4704 (2014)
Sessions, regular sessions in odd-numbered years, limiting to ninety days: HJR 4208
Sessions, senate business during interim: * SR 8662 (2013), * SR 8722 (2014)
Sine Die, 2013 first special session: * HCR 4409 (2013)
Sine Die, 2013 regular session: * SCR 8405 (2013)
Sine Die, 2013 second special session: * HCR 4412 (2013)
Sine Die, 2013 third special session: * SCR 8407 (2013)
Sine Die, 2014 regular session: * SCR 8411 (2014)
Social investment steering committee, Washington, establishment by legislature: HB 2337, SHB 2337
Tax appeals process, the reform of the, joint task force on, creating: SSB 6175
Tax increase legislation, two-thirds majority for approval: HJR 4201, HJR 4206, HR 4629, SJR 8200, SJR 8204, SSJR 8204, SJR 8205, SJR 8213
Tax legislation, prohibiting taxing of net or earned income: SJR 8202
Term limits for representatives and senators, imposing: HJR 4213
Tortious conduct by state agencies, oversight through legislative hearings: SB 6274, SSB 6274
Transfer of public lands, joint select committee on, establishment: HB 2268
Transportation committee, joint, convening work group to study personal transportation services: HB 2782
Tuition, resident undergraduate rates, establishing legislative task force on resident undergraduate tuition: SSB 6043
Water supply and integrated water management, flood control, and storm water projects, financing options for, joint legislative task force on, establishing: SSB 6516
Water supply, flood control, and storm water projects, financing options for, joint legislative task force on, establishing: SB 6516
Women in leadership in Washington state, recognizing: * SR 8707 (2014), * SR 8712 (2014)
Women legislators, honoring the legacy of: * SR 8616 (2013)