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SB 5173 - 2009-10
Authorizing the regional universities to confer honorary doctorate degrees.
Sponsors: Shin, Fairley, Kastama, Sheldon, McAuliffe, Brown, Pridemore, Delvin, Hobbs, McDermott, Jarrett, Kilmer, Jacobsen, Kohl-Welles
Bill History

2009 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 15
First reading, referred to Higher Education & Workforce Development. (View Original Bill)
Feb 24
Public hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Higher Education & Workforce Development at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 25
HEWD - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 5
Made eligible to be placed on second reading.
Mar 11
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Mar 12
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 47; nays, 0; absent, 1; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 13
First reading, referred to Higher Education.
Mar 18
Public hearing and executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Higher Education at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 20
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
HE - Majority; do pass with amendment(s). (Majority Report)
Mar 25
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 27
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Mar 30
Committee amendment adopted with no other amendments.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 96; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Apr 18
Senate concurred in House amendments.
Passed final passage; yeas, 42; nays, 0; absent, 1; excused, 6. (View Roll Calls)
Apr 19
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Apr 21
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Apr 22
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Apr 30
Governor signed.
Chapter 295, 2009 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 7/26/2009.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
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