Topical Index

CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE  CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE RSS Feed
               (See also BUILDINGS, STATE)
Legislative buildings, display of art and exhibits in, program for: SB 5869
Legislative gift center, craft distillery and microbrewery product sales: SB 5059, SSB 5059
Marcus Whitman statues, in state and U.S. capitols, replacing: SB 5237
Snow storm in February, department of enterprise services' work during: * SR 8624 (2019)
CASELOAD FORECAST COUNCIL  CASELOAD FORECAST COUNCIL RSS Feed
               
Dependency and termination petitions, caseload forecasting by council of: HB 2083, SB 5942
Promise program and state need grant, eligible students, forecasting: HB 1123
CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, OFFICE OF THE STATE  CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, OFFICE OF THE STATE RSS Feed
               
Cloud computing solutions and migration, state agencies, office role: SB 5662, SSB 5662, E2SSB 5662
Data systems/state agencies, payment credentials stored on, office role: HB 1840
Information technology, modular contracting for procurement, office role: HB 1844
Privacy and data protection, office of, role: HB 1854, SB 5376, SSB 5376, 2SSB 5376, SB 5377
CHILD CARE  CHILD CARE RSS Feed
               (See also FOSTER CARE)
Affordability and accessibility of child care, work group on, convening: SB 5535
Centers, new professional development requirements, delaying enforcement: HB 1866
Centers, new professional development requirements, prohibition: HB 1867
Certificates of parental improvement, role in licensing: SHB 1645, SSB 5533
Community and technical college students, child care access: HB 1303, SHB 1303, SB 5341, SSB 5341
Cost of child care regulations, work group to study: HB 1392, SHB 1392
Dependent care assistance program, state agency pilot program: HB 1145, SHB 1145
Early achievers program, improvements to: HB 1391, SHB 1391, SB 5484, SSB 5484
Early achievers program, joint select committee on, recommendations: HB 1391, SHB 1391, SB 5484, SSB 5484
Firearms, possession on center premises, prohibitions: HB 1530, SB 5434
Illness, child too sick for child care, shared leave for employee: HB 1145, SHB 1145
Immunization, of children, proof of immunity: HB 1019, EHB 1638, SB 5365
Military families' access to child care and early learning supports program: HB 1144
Providers, licensing of, education equivalencies: HB 1378, SB 5711
State employees, child care access: HB 1145, SHB 1145
State employees, child care in-state service shared leave pool: HB 1145
State employees, child care shared leave pool: SHB 1145
Trauma-informed early care and education pilot, establishing: SSB 5903
Vaccination, of children, proof of immunity: HB 1019, EHB 1638, SB 5365
Washington child care access now act, child care access work group: HB 1344, SB 5436
Washington child care access now act, child care collaborative task force: SHB 1344, 2SHB 1344
Washington, child care industry in, regional assessment: HB 1142, SHB 1344, 2SHB 1344
Working connections program, armed forces members: HB 1141
Working connections program, consumer income and copay requirements: HB 1391, SHB 1391, SB 5484, SSB 5484
Working connections program, homeless children, eligibility for: HB 1574, SHB 1574, SB 5820
Working connections program, minor parent seeking GED: HB 1327, SB 5379, SSB 5379
Working connections program, various provisions: SHB 1344, 2SHB 1344
Working connections program, work requirements, certain college students: HB 1303, SHB 1303, SB 5341, SSB 5341
CHILDHOOD DEAFNESS AND HEARING LOSS, CENTER FOR  CHILDHOOD DEAFNESS AND HEARING LOSS, CENTER FOR RSS Feed
               
Center for deaf and hard of hearing youth, changing center name to: HB 1604
Interpreters, sign language, in education, center role: HB 1623
CHILDREN  CHILDREN RSS Feed
               (See also CHILD CARE; CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT; DOMESTIC RELATIONS; ELECTIONS; FOSTER CARE; HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS; SPORTS AND RECREATION)
Abuse or neglect, Christian Science treatment exemption references, removing: HB 1376, SB 5749
Abuse or neglect, finding of, certificate of parental improvement when, role of: HB 1645, SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533
Abuse or neglect, health care faith-based practices exemption, when: HB 1376, SB 5749
Abuse or neglect, investigation by multidisciplinary child protection teams: HB 1595, SB 5461, SSB 5461
Abuse or neglect, reporting: HB 2033, SB 5173
Adverse experiences, resiliency-building strategies: HB 1925
Ammunition, lead, selling/giving to person under 21: HB 1346
Baby court, initiating: SB 5494, SSB 5494
Births, live, single comprehensive state vital records system: HB 1550, SB 5332, ESSB 5332
Child welfare housing assistance program, establishing: HB 1749, SB 5718, SSB 5718
Child welfare services, certificates of parental improvement: HB 1645, SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533
Child welfare services, child welfare worker supports and work group: HB 1631
Child welfare services, kinship care givers, maintenance payments to: HB 2101, SB 5860
Child welfare services, kinship care legal aid coordinator, office of, creating: SB 5651
Child welfare services, out-of-home care placement, search for relatives: HB 2026
Child welfare, legislative bills concerning, fiscal notes to include fiscal impact: SB 5636
Child-placing agencies, contract evaluation: HB 1367, SB 5645
Children's day and the children of Washington, celebrating: * HR 4612 (2019), * SR 8619 (2019)
Controlled substances, illegal consumption in child's presence, sentencing: HB 1700
Diaper-changing stations, in restaurants: HB 1223, SHB 1223, SB 5156
Diapers, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1054, SB 5301
Dogs, courthouse facility dogs, use by children when testifying: SB 5551
Girl scouts, honoring girl scout movement: * HR 4625 (2019)
Internet safety policy, libraries, preventing minor access to harmful depictions: HB 1635
Marriage, before age 18, voiding and prohibiting: HB 1883
Medicaid, apple health for kids, access to: HB 1186
Motor vehicle child restraint systems, requirements and information: HB 1012, SHB 1012
Newborns, universal home visiting and statewide family linkage programs: HB 1771, SB 5683, SSB 5683
Products, children's, priority chemicals in, reducing: HB 1194, SHB 1194, SB 5135, SSB 5135
Recreational organizations, youth, certified child safety policy and pilot: HB 1140, SB 5161
Resiliency-building strategies, adverse experiences screening, pilot program: HB 1925
Sexual abuse, investigation by multidisciplinary child protection teams: HB 1595, SB 5461, SSB 5461
Sexual assault, child victim personal information, confidentiality of: HB 1505
Sexual exploitation of children, adults offenders, mandatory fees: HB 1836
Sexual exploitation of children, advertising commercial, crime of: SB 5897
Sexual exploitation of children, AG subpoenas for service provider records: HB 1872
Sexually exploited youth, commercially, provisions: HB 1775, SHB 1775, SB 5744
Women, infant, and children farmers market nutrition program, fruit/vegetable benefit: HB 1587, SB 5583
Youth courts, jurisdiction over civil infractions by juveniles: SB 5640
Youth, at-risk, detention for failure to comply with court order, eliminating: HB 1434, SHB 1434, SB 5290, SSB 5290
Youth, homeless, HOPE centers and outreach services for street youth: HB 1657, SB 5470
Youth-serving organizations, mandatory child abuse or neglect reporting: HB 2033, SB 5173
CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT  CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also CHILD CARE; FOSTER CARE; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS)
Background checks work group, DCYF to convene: HB 2064
Background checks, of employees, certificate of parental improvement role: HB 1645, SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533
Care, statewide system for children, youth, and families, changes to allow: HB 2063, SHB 2063, SB 5955
Child care, affordability and accessibility of, work group on, DCYF role: SB 5535
Child welfare housing assistance program, establishing: HB 1749, SB 5718, SSB 5718
Child welfare services, certificates of parental improvement: HB 1645, SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533
Child welfare services, child welfare worker supports and work group: HB 1631
Child welfare services, kinship care givers, maintenance payments to: HB 2101, SB 5860
Child welfare services, kinship care legal aid coordinator, office of, creating: SB 5651
Child welfare services, out-of-home care placement, search for relatives: HB 2026
Child-placing agencies, contract evaluation by DCYF: HB 1367, SB 5645
Children, core state services for, forecasting and budgeting, DCYF role: HB 2083, SB 5942
Developmental disabilities, children with, early childhood program eligibility: HB 1267, SHB 1267, SB 5089
Early achievers program, improvements to: HB 1391, SHB 1391, SB 5484, SSB 5484
Early achievers program, joint select committee on, recommendations: HB 1391, SHB 1391, SB 5484, SSB 5484
Early care and education pilot, trauma-informed, establishing: SSB 5903
Early childhood education and assistance program, outcome evaluation: HB 1391, SHB 1391, SB 5484, SSB 5484, SB 5534
Early childhood education and assistance, birth-to-3 pilot program: HB 1351, SHB 1351, SB 5437, SSB 5437, 2SSB 5437
Early childhood education and assistance, expanding eligibility: HB 1267, SHB 1267, HB 1351, SHB 1351, HB 1574, SHB 1574, SB 5089, SB 5437, SSB 5437, 2SSB 5437, SB 5820
Early learning dual language grant program, DCYF role: HB 1322, SB 5607
Early learning facilities, siting homeless encampment near, prohibiting: SB 5882
Early learning providers, certificate of parental improvement licensing role: SHB 1645, SSB 5533
Early learning providers, qualifications and certificate equivalent: HB 2094
Early learning, basic education program of, establishing: SB 5757
Foster care-related legal proceedings, counsel for DCYF and parents for: HB 2083, SB 5942
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, juvenile offenders convicted as adults: HB 1646, SHB 1646, E2SHB 1646, SB 5737
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, offender participation in programs: HB 1740, SHB 1740, SB 5815, SSB 5815
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, offender special education assessment: SB 5962
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, solitary confinement, monitoring use: HB 2080
Military families' access to child care and early learning supports program: HB 1144
Newborns, universal home visiting and statewide family linkage programs: HB 1771, SB 5683, SSB 5683
Overnight care of children, substitute caregivers, information disclosure exemption: HB 2063, SHB 2063, SB 5955
Oversight board for DCYF, membership, expanding: HB 1561, SB 5435
Resource and assessment centers for children, outcomes evaluation: HB 1609, SHB 1609
Social workers, DCYF, professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
Street youth, services for, DCYF role: HB 1657, SB 5470
Technical amendments to RCW, in connection with DCYF: HB 1091, SHB 1091
Youth development work group, creating within DCYF: HB 1644, SHB 1644, SB 5665, SSB 5665
Youth-serving organizations, mandatory child abuse or neglect reporting: HB 2033, SB 5173
CITIES AND TOWNS  CITIES AND TOWNS RSS Feed
               (See also COUNTIES; GROWTH MANAGEMENT; HOMES AND HOUSING; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; PARKS; PUBLIC WORKS; TAXES - REAL ESTATE SALES EXCISE; UTILITIES)
Annexation, unincorporated areas, code city agreement with county: HB 1598, SHB 1598, SB 5522, SSB 5522
Annexation, unincorporated island of territory: HB 1357, SHB 1357, SB 5249
Beautification projects, job opportunities for homeless, pilot program: SB 5261, SSB 5261
Blaine, peace arch, as official state peace monument: SB 5953
Commercial office space, development tax exemption incentives: HB 1746
Commercial office space, development tax incentives, city role: SB 5051, ESSB 5051
Community preservation and development authorities, creating: HB 1918
Contracts, bidding, lowest responsible bidder: HB 1174, SHB 1174, SB 5225
Facilities, public, impact on ethnically diverse/high poverty areas, mitigating: HB 1724, SB 5679
First-class cities, retirement funds of, investment: SB 5240
Improvement districts, local, for off-street parking facilities: HB 1083, SHB 1083
Improvement districts, utility local, as broadband providers: SB 5085
Infill development in urban areas, construction/improvement, tax exemptions: SB 5951
Metropolitan municipal corporations, tax rates disclosure: SB 5024, ESSB 5024
Parking facilities, off-street, city-owned property used for, sales of: HB 1083, SHB 1083
Pavement condition, arterial systems, city/town reporting: HB 1695
Plan of government, abandonment in favor of council-manager, resolution: HB 1666
Seattle, Central District community preservation and development authority : HB 1918
Seattle, general strike of 1919, recognizing: * HR 4606 (2019), * SR 8608 (2019)
Seattle, statute of Vladimir Lenin in, work group on replacing, creating: HB 2120
Seattle, taxing authority for Alaskan Way viaduct replacement project: HB 1809
Small cities, option to opt out of business licensing service, when: HB 2100
Taxes, basing on employee wages, hours, or positions, prohibiting imposition: SB 5589
Utilities, city/town services for tenants, collection of delinquent charges: HB 1705, HB 2069, SHB 2069
Utility services, beyond city limits, annexation covenant requirement, prohibiting: HB 1737
Wenatchee, celebrating apple blossom festival and honoring apple blossom festival court: SR 8627
CITIZEN COMMISSION FOR PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT OF TAX PREFERENCES  CITIZEN COMMISSION FOR PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT OF TAX PREFERENCES RSS Feed
               
Tax expenditures, renaming "preferences" as, revised commission provisions: HB 1703
CIVIL LEGAL AID, OFFICE  CIVIL LEGAL AID, OFFICE RSS Feed
               
Address confidentiality program, participant property ownership assistance, office role: ESHB 1643
Kinship care legal aid coordinator, office of, creating: SB 5651
Unlawful detainer, proceedings, attorney representation of tenant, studying: SB 5907, SSB 5907
CIVIL PROCEDURE  CIVIL PROCEDURE RSS Feed
               (See also ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE)
Actions, commencement of, complaint materials and summons legend: SB 5559
Actions, commencing with filing of complaint: HB 1536
Collection agencies, serving debtor with summons and complaint: HB 1066, SB 5034
Contracts, past due payments, impact on limitations period: HB 1730
Evidence, Indian tribal laws, proceedings, and records admissibility: SB 5083
Facial recognition technology, government data from, use as evidence: HB 1654, SB 5528
Harassment, state employee claim, personal information use to harass due to: HB 1692
Privacy, invasion of, physical and constructive: HB 1270
Property, forfeiture of seized, procedures and reporting: HB 1269, SHB 1269
Property, forfeiture of, standard of proof: SB 5060
Statute of limitations, disputes between elected officials, tolling during mediation: SSB 5560
Statute of limitations, tolling from filing of complaint: HB 1536
Survival of actions, provisions: HB 1135, SHB 1135, SB 5163, SSB 5163
Wrongful death actions, survival and beneficiaries of: HB 1135, SHB 1135, SB 5163, SSB 5163
CLEAN AIR AGENCIES  CLEAN AIR AGENCIES RSS Feed
               
Nuisances, airborne, in various public spaces, complaints and enforcement: HB 1637
CLEMENCY AND PARDONS BOARD  CLEMENCY AND PARDONS BOARD RSS Feed
               
Applications for pardon or commutation, urgent need for, expedited review: SB 5917
Pardon/commutation/civil rights restoration, without regard to immigration status: SB 5917
CLIMATE  CLIMATE RSS Feed
               (See also AIR QUALITY AND POLLUTION; ENERGY; ENVIRONMENT; UTILITIES)
Carbon sequestration advisory group, forming: HB 2047, SHB 2047, 2SHB 2047
Carbon sequestration, riparian-oriented agroforestry pilot initiative, establishing: HB 2082
Carbon sequestration/storage capabilities of natural and working land, utilizing: HB 2047, SHB 2047, 2SHB 2047
Climate change reduction, electric utility's advertised claims: SB 5347
Climate impacts resilience account, creating: SB 5981
Climate oversight board, creating: SB 5981
Climate science standards, teacher training in, grant program: HB 1496, SB 5576
Energy and climate policy advisory committee, convening: HB 1211, SHB 1211, 2SHB 1211, SB 5116, SSB 5116
Environmental and economic justice panel, establishing: SB 5981
Paris climate agreement, 2015, aligning with: HB 1113, SHB 1113
CODE REVISER  CODE REVISER RSS Feed
               (See also INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM)
Employees of statute law committee, collective bargaining rights: HB 1452, SHB 1452, SB 5691
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING  COLLECTIVE BARGAINING RSS Feed
               (See also LABOR)
Administrative law judges, collective bargaining for: HB 2017
Attorney general's office, assistant attorneys in, collective bargaining: HB 1299, SHB 1299, SB 5297, SSB 5297
Bargaining unit representatives, adult family home training network relation to: HB 1675, SB 5728
Bargaining unit representatives, determination through cross-check: HB 1575, SB 5623
Contractors, sick leave benefits alternative process: SB 5233
Corrections, department of, employee interest arbitration: HB 1042, SHB 1042, SB 5021, SSB 5021, 2SSB 5021
Employers, public, lack of neutrality toward employee exercise of rights: SB 5169
Fish and wildlife officers, interest arbitration/bargaining: HB 1217, SB 5481
Fish and wildlife officers, rank of sergeant, interest arbitration/bargaining: HB 2037
Judge and commissioner assistants, excluding from "public employee": HB 1333
Legislative branch employees, collective bargaining rights: HB 1452, SHB 1452, SB 5691
Municipal police districts, law enforcement officers in, collective bargaining: HB 1458
Uniformed personnel, regional jails and detention facilities, interest arbitration: SB 5199
Uniformed personnel, universities and state college, interest arbitration: HB 1043, SB 5022
Union security provisions, striking from collective bargaining statutes: HB 1575, SB 5623
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES  COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES RSS Feed
               (See also COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES; CONTRACTORS; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS; STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL; VOCATIONAL EDUCATION; WORKER TRAINING AND WORKFORCE NEEDS)
Advanced placement (AP) exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Alcoholic beverages, special permit for institutions for student tastings, when: EHB 1563
Alcoholic beverages, winery production work by student volunteers: EHB 1563
Application fees, waiver for low-income students: SB 5477, SSB 5477
Art, higher education appropriations: HB 1318, SB 5375
Assistance for students, homeless or formerly in foster care, pilot program: HB 1572, SB 5800
Athletes, intercollegiate, compensation of, unfair practices: HB 1084, SB 5875, SSB 5875
Behavioral health professionals, loan repayment program, establishing: HB 1668
Behavioral health professions, opportunity grant and scholarship programs: HB 1850, SB 5635
Behavioral health students, internships/supervision, grant program, studying: HB 1668
Behavioral health workforce academic and career pathway programs: SB 5633
Budgets for administrative, academic, and auxiliary units, displaying: HB 2089
Cambridge international exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Career connected learning coordinators, at colleges/universities: HB 1336, SHB 1336, SB 5327, SSB 5327
Central Washington U., mental health services, additional hiring to improve: HB 1735
Central Washington U., student teachers, technology for remotely supervising: SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Children's educational savings account program, establishing: HB 1592, SHB 1592, SB 5704, SSB 5704
Complaints, student complaint portal, modifications: HB 2014
Construction, tangible personal property and labor/services, tax exemptions: SB 5348
Course materials, open educational resources or low-cost materials, notice: HB 1701, SHB 1701
Course materials, open source instructional, tax credits: HB 1470
Credit, academic, for prior learning: SB 5236, SSB 5236, 2SSB 5236
Credit, transfer of lower-division, when revisions to course requirements: HB 1704
Credits, undergraduate, systemwide policy for certain exams, establishing: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Degrees, free to finish college program, Washington, establishing: HB 1950
Doctorate level degrees, applied in education, regional university offering of: HB 1755
Drugs, opioid overdose medications, higher education access: HB 1039, SHB 1039, 2SHB 1039, SB 5464
Eastern Washington U., peer mentors and supplemental instruction: HB 1735
Evergreen State College, The, first-year experience program, implementing: HB 1735
Evergreen State College, The, precollege immersion programs, implementing: HB 1735
Expressive activities, speech and public space use, requirements: SB 5538, SSB 5538
Faculty, higher education retirement plans, supplemental benefit contribution rates: HB 1661
Faculty, ideological diversity, higher education equity act to require: SB 5914
Financial aid, behavioral health loan repayment program, establishing: HB 1668
Financial aid, college bound dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, eligibility: HB 1311, SHB 1311, E2SHB 1311
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, homeless students: HB 1278
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, within Washington promise: HB 1123
Financial aid, dual enrollment scholarship pilot program, Washington: HB 1973
Financial aid, educator conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Financial aid, evergreen promise pilot program and award: SB 5884
Financial aid, Native American opportunity scholarship program, establishing: HB 2001, SHB 2001, SB 5709
Financial aid, opportunity scholarship program: HB 1123, HB 1927, SB 5705, SSB 5705
Financial aid, public service graduate degree conditional grant program: HB 1735
Financial aid, social work professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
Financial aid, state need grant, replacing with college promise scholarship: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393
Financial aid, state need grant, within Washington promise: HB 1123
Financial aid, state, institutions receiving, student level data submission by: SB 5960
Financial aid, Washington college promise scholarship program, creating: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393
Financial aid, Washington higher education loan program, repealing: HB 1542, SHB 1542
Financial aid, Washington national guard postsecondary education grant program: HB 1201, SB 5197
Financial aid, Washington student loan program, creating: HB 1542, SHB 1542
Financial aid, Washington student loan refinancing program, creating: SB 5774
Financing for education, income share agreement pilot program, creating: SB 5774
Food assistance, SNAP program, EBT card use on postsecondary campuses: HB 1893, SHB 1893
Food assistance, SNAP program, postsecondary student eligibility: HB 1893, SHB 1893
For-profit and formerly for-profit institutions, regulating: HB 1124, SHB 1124
For-profit institutions, ombuds office for students, creating: HB 1124, SHB 1124
Health plan coverage for students, reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
High school students, concurrent enrollment programs, accreditation: HB 1734, SHB 1734, SB 5706, SSB 5706
High school students, dual enrollment programs, funding of: SB 5729
High school students, dual enrollment programs, scholarship program: SB 5727
Incarcerated adults, postsecondary degree programs: SB 5433, SSB 5433
International baccalaureate exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Interpreters, sign language, in education and workplace, programs of study: HB 1623
Medical school graduates, international, assistance program and committee: HB 2104, SB 5846, SSB 5846
Medical school graduates, international, residency programs: HB 2104, SB 5846, SSB 5846
Mental health counselors, for veterans attending colleges: HB 1716, SB 5428, SSB 5428
Performance of higher education/postsecondary institutions, evaluation of: SB 5960
Police officers, universities and TESC, interest arbitration: HB 1043, SB 5022
Private degree-granting postsecondary institutions, student protections: HB 2014
Religious accommodations, by postsecondary institutions: SB 5166, SSB 5166
Research, dogs and cats used by postsecondary facilities for, adoption: SB 5212, SSB 5212
Research, records release process for, institution exemption: SB 5786
Running start program, certain funding prioritizing, prohibiting: SB 5729
Running start program, dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Running start program, student low-income status documentation: SB 5593
Safety, multistage threat assessments in colleges/universities: SB 5216
Sexual harassment, state employee claims data, reporting of: SB 5845
Sexual violence, Title IX protections and compliance, legislative task force: HB 1998
Sexual violence, Title IX protections and compliance, task force: ESHB 1998
Speech/expressive activities, restrictions and requirements: SB 5538, SSB 5538
Students, homeless, capital project plans and programs: SB 5738
Substance use disorder, students with, recovery services grant program: HB 1528
Textbooks, open education resources or low-cost materials, notice: HB 1701, SHB 1701
Textbooks, open source instructional materials, tax credits: HB 1470
Tuition recovery trust funds and surety bonds, for-profit institutions: HB 1124, SHB 1124
Tuition recovery trust funds and surety bonds, private institutions: HB 2014
Tuition/fees, "resident student," criteria for veteran to qualify as: HB 1688, SB 5713
Tuition/fees, exemption, highway worker's spouse/children: SB 5119
Tuition/fees, waiver, space available tuition waivers, educational employees: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Tuition/fees, waiver, veterans and national guard members: HB 1178, ESB 5755
Tuition/fees, waiver, veterans and national guard members, survivors of: SB 5231
U. of Washington Bothell, behavioral health online courses for school staff: HB 1479, SB 5777
U. of Washington, behavioral health innovation/integration campus, creating: HB 1593, SB 5516
U. of Washington, behavioral health partnership access line for schools: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
U. of Washington, board of regents, adding faculty member: HB 1079
U. of Washington, child/adolescent psychiatry residency positions: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
U. of Washington, concussions in youth sports, web site about: SB 5238
U. of Washington, dialectical behavior therapy certificate programs: HB 1721
U. of Washington, environmental/forest sciences, small forestland owner trends: ESSB 5330
U. of Washington, forefront suicide prevention, grants to school districts: HB 1221
U. of Washington, health sciences library, online access, veterinarians: HB 1555, SB 5000
U. of Washington, inpatient care teaching hospital siting, report on: HB 1593, SB 5516
U. of Washington, public service graduate degree conditional grant program: HB 1735
U. of Washington, riparian-oriented agroforestry pilot initiative, UW role: HB 2082
U. of Washington, student supports work group, convening: HB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
U. of Washington, with Project ECHO, telehealth program for at-risk youth: SB 5389
Veterans attending colleges, mental health counselors for: HB 1716, SB 5428, SSB 5428
Washington State U., 2014 Carlton/2015 Okanogan complexes fires, studying: HB 1941
Washington State U., board of regents, adding faculty member: HB 1079
Washington State U., child/adolescent psychiatry residency positions: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
Washington State U., criminal justice, domestic violence risk assessment: HB 1517, SHB 1517, E2SHB 1517, SB 5681
Washington State U., energy program, alternative fuel vehicles, program: HB 2042
Washington State U., regional sexual assault nurse examiner leader pilot program: HB 1942
Washington State U., riparian-oriented agroforestry pilot initiative, WSU role: HB 2082
Washington State U., sexual assault nurse examiners in E. Washington, program: HB 1942
Washington State U., stormwater center, don't drip and drive program: HB 1853
Western Washington U., enhanced career services model, implementing: HB 1735
COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT  COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ENERGY; HOMELESS PERSONS; HOMES AND HOUSING; MANUFACTURED HOUSING AND MOBILE HOMES; REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY; REENTRY COUNCIL, STATEWIDE; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS; STUDIES)
Animal shelters, facilities projects assistance: HB 1007
Building communities fund program, grant assistance award amounts: HB 1952
Child care industry in Washington, regional assessment, DOC role: HB 1142, SHB 1344, 2SHB 1344
Electric utility net metering, work group on future of, convening: HB 1862, SB 5223, SSB 5223
Energy and climate policy advisory committee, convening: HB 1211, SHB 1211, 2SHB 1211, SB 5116, SSB 5116
Energy performance standard, commercial buildings, early adoption program: HB 1257, SHB 1257, 2SHB 1257, SB 5293, SSB 5293, 2SSB 5293
Growth management act, repeal of, conforming changes due to, DOC role: HB 1214
Growth management, DOC guidance, analysis of effects of: SB 5524, SSB 5524
Homeless persons, job opportunities, local beautification projects pilot program: SB 5261, SSB 5261
Homeless youth prevention and protection programs, office of, provisions: HB 1657, SB 5470
Housing information guide, in English and Spanish, for tenants and owners: HB 1463
Housing trust fund, reports: ESSB 5746
Industrial waste coordination program and waste heat/materials use projects: HB 2079, SB 5936
Local government entities, tax revenue capacity, studying: HB 1008, SHB 1008
Property, crimes against, law enforcement grant program, establishing: HB 1280
Substance use disorder, recovery residence program and associated grants: HB 1528
Time zone and daylight saving time, impact on commerce, reviewing: SB 5139, SB 5140
COMMERCIAL VESSELS AND SHIPPING  COMMERCIAL VESSELS AND SHIPPING RSS Feed
               (See also BOATS AND BOATING; FISHING)
Bellingham, port of, new salmon hatchery, construction of: SB 5824
Fishing fleet, Washington state commercial, 2019 blessing of the fleet: * SR 8616 (2019)
Fishing vessels, commercial, crewmember license: HB 1769, SHB 1769
Oil facilities and tankers, crude oil type and gravity: HB 1578, SB 5578, SSB 5578
Oil transport, risk model, vessel restrictions, tug escorts, and response system: HB 1578, SB 5578, SSB 5578
Pilots and pilot trainees, rest periods: HB 1647, SB 5563
Ports, Washington ports grant program, appropriations for establishing: SB 5972
Salish Sea shared waters forum, emergency response system funding: HB 1578, SB 5578, SSB 5578
Vehicles shipped as marine cargo, registration exemption: SB 5267, SSB 5267
Vehicles shipped as marine cargo, unregistered, public roadway operation: HB 1254, SHB 1254
COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES  COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES RSS Feed
               (See also COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES; COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES, STATE BOARD FOR; CONTRACTORS; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS; VOCATIONAL EDUCATION; WORKER TRAINING AND WORKFORCE NEEDS)
Advanced placement (AP) exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Alcoholic beverages, special permit for institutions for student tastings, when: EHB 1563
Alcoholic beverages, winery production work by student volunteers: EHB 1563
Application fees, waiver for low-income students: SB 5477, SSB 5477
Art, higher education appropriations: HB 1318, SB 5375
Assistance for students, homeless or formerly in foster care, pilot program: HB 1572, SB 5800
Athletes, intercollegiate, compensation of, unfair practices: HB 1084, SB 5875, SSB 5875
Behavioral health professionals, loan repayment program, establishing: HB 1668
Behavioral health professions, opportunity grant and scholarship programs: HB 1850, SB 5635
Behavioral health services, plan for community and technical colleges: HB 1735
Behavioral health students, internships/supervision, grant program, studying: HB 1668
Behavioral health workforce academic and career pathway programs: SB 5633
Cambridge international exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Career connected learning coordinators, at colleges: HB 1336, SHB 1336, SB 5327, SSB 5327
Child care, working connections, removing student work requirement, when: HB 1303, SHB 1303, SB 5341, SSB 5341
Children's educational savings account program, establishing: HB 1592, SHB 1592, SB 5704, SSB 5704
Construction, tangible personal property and labor/services, tax exemptions: SB 5348
Counselors, standards and staffing ratio: HB 1355
Counselors, standards and staffing ratio, joint legislative task force: ESHB 1355
Course materials, low-cost required instructional, use of, notice: HB 1702
Course materials, open source instructional, tax credits: HB 1470
Credit, academic, for prior learning: SB 5236, SSB 5236, 2SSB 5236
Credit, lower-division, transfer to four-year institutions, provisions: HB 1704
Credits, systemwide policy for certain exams, establishing: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Degrees, free to finish college program, Washington, establishing: HB 1950
Diversity, equity, and inclusion and associated activities, offices of: HB 1300
Diversity, equity, and inclusion goals, strategic plans and funding to address: HB 2059
Drugs, opioid overdose medications, higher education access: HB 1039, SHB 1039, 2SHB 1039, SB 5464
Emergency assistance for students, grant program for: HB 1893, SHB 1893
Expressive activities, speech and public space use, requirements: SB 5538, SSB 5538
Faculty, higher education retirement plans, supplemental benefit contribution rates: HB 1661
Faculty, ideological diversity, higher education equity act to require: SB 5914
Financial aid, behavioral health loan repayment program, establishing: HB 1668
Financial aid, college bound dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, eligibility: HB 1311, SHB 1311, E2SHB 1311
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, homeless students: HB 1278
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, within Washington promise: HB 1123
Financial aid, dual enrollment scholarship pilot program, Washington: HB 1973
Financial aid, evergreen promise pilot program and award: SB 5884
Financial aid, Native American opportunity scholarship program, establishing: HB 2001, SHB 2001, SB 5709
Financial aid, nurse educator incentive grant program, establishing: SB 5931
Financial aid, opportunity scholarship program: HB 1123, HB 1927, SB 5705, SSB 5705
Financial aid, pipeline for paraeducators conditional scholarship program: SB 5413
Financial aid, social work professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
Financial aid, state need grant, replacing with college promise scholarship: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393
Financial aid, state need grant, within Washington promise: HB 1123
Financial aid, state, institutions receiving, student level data submission by: SB 5960
Financial aid, Washington college promise scholarship program, creating: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393
Financial aid, Washington higher education loan program, repealing: HB 1542, SHB 1542
Financial aid, Washington national guard postsecondary education grant program: HB 1201, SB 5197
Financial aid, Washington student loan program, creating: HB 1542, SHB 1542
Financial aid, Washington student loan refinancing program, creating: SB 5774
Financing for education, income share agreement pilot program, creating: SB 5774
Food assistance, basic food work requirements, educational programs for: HB 1893, SHB 1893
Food assistance, SNAP program, EBT card use on postsecondary campuses: HB 1893, SHB 1893
Food assistance, SNAP program, postsecondary student eligibility: HB 1893, SHB 1893
Funding, reinvest in our colleges program, establishing: HB 1300
Guided pathways model, including student success course, implementing: HB 1735
Health plan coverage for students, reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
High school diplomas, through community or technical college: HB 1714, SB 5113
High school students, concurrent enrollment programs, accreditation: HB 1734, SHB 1734, SB 5706, SSB 5706
High school students, dual enrollment programs, funding of: SB 5729
High school students, dual enrollment programs, scholarship program: SB 5727
Incarcerated adults, postsecondary degree programs: SB 5433, SSB 5433
International baccalaureate exams, credit policy for: SB 5410, ESSB 5410
Interpreters, sign language, in education and workplace, programs of study: HB 1623
Nursing programs, academic employees in, salary increases: SB 5932
Nursing programs, nurse educator incentive grant program, establishing: SB 5931
Performance of higher education/postsecondary institutions, evaluation of: SB 5960
Promise, Washington, establishing new program as pilot: HB 1123
Religious accommodations, by postsecondary institutions: SB 5166, SSB 5166
Research, records release process for, institution exemption: SB 5786
Running start program, certain enrollment prioritizing, prohibiting: SB 5729
Running start program, dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Running start program, student low-income status documentation: SB 5593
Running start program, summer school pilot program, establishing: HB 1459
Safety, multistage threat assessments in colleges: SB 5216
Security on campuses, various measures, authority: SB 5150, SSB 5150
Sexual harassment, state employee claims data, reporting of: SB 5845
Sexual violence, Title IX protections and compliance, legislative task force: HB 1998
Sexual violence, Title IX protections and compliance, task force: ESHB 1998
Speech/expressive activities, restrictions and requirements: SB 5538, SSB 5538
Students, homeless, capital project plans and programs: SB 5738
Substance use disorder, students with, recovery services grant program: HB 1528
Textbooks, low-cost required instructional materials, use of, notice: HB 1702
Textbooks, open source instructional materials, tax credits: HB 1470
Tuition/fees, "resident student," criteria for veteran to qualify as: HB 1688, SB 5713
Tuition/fees, waiver, veterans and national guard members: HB 1178, ESB 5755
Tuition/fees, waiver, veterans and national guard members, survivors of: SB 5231
COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES, STATE BOARD FOR  COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES, STATE BOARD FOR RSS Feed
               (See also COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES)
Adult diploma and workforce training program, Washington, establishing: HB 1903, SB 5891
Assistance for students, homeless or formerly in foster care, pilot program: HB 1572, SB 5800
Behavioral health services, plan for community and technical colleges: HB 1735
Guided pathways model, including student success course, implementing: HB 1735
Promise program, new Washington, establishing, state board role: HB 1123
Running start program, summer school pilot program, establishing, board role: HB 1459
COMMUNITY ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION BOARD  COMMUNITY ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION BOARD RSS Feed
               
Broadband infrastructure, grant and loan program, CERB role: HB 1606
COMPUTERS  COMPUTERS RSS Feed
               (See also ADVERTISING; CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, OFFICE OF THE STATE; LEGISLATIVE EVALUATION AND ACCOUNTABILITY PROGRAM (LEAP) COMMITTEE; REVENUE, DEPARTMENT; TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
Allen, Paul, recognizing: * SR 8604 (2019)
Broadband access, in unserved areas, grant and loan program for: HB 1498, SHB 1498, 2SHB 1498, 3SHB 1498, SB 5511, SSB 5511, 2SSB 5511
Broadband infrastructure, grants and loans to political subdivisions and tribes: HB 1606
Broadband internet services, local government authority to provide: SB 5085
Broadband office, governor's statewide, establishing: HB 1498, SHB 1498, 2SHB 1498, 3SHB 1498, SB 5511, SSB 5511, 2SSB 5511
Cloud computing solutions and migration, state agency requirements: SB 5662, SSB 5662, E2SSB 5662
Cloud, Women In Cloud initiative, recognizing: SR 8602
Computer science education programs, K-12, data concerning: HB 1577, SB 5574, SSB 5574
Cyber harassment, renaming cyberstalking as, and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Data centers, server equipment/power infrastructure, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 2148, SB 5989
Data systems/state agencies, payment credentials stored on, requirements: HB 1840
Databases, state agency, limiting availability for immigration enforcement: HB 1815, SB 5497
Digital assets, uniform fiduciary access to digital assets act, compliance: HB 1150
Digital goods, codes, and services, sales/use tax preference provisions: SB 5402
Elections, ballots, return by email or fax, eliminating: HB 2111
Electronic signatures/messages, distributed ledger technology, use of: SB 5638
Electronic signatures/messages, electronic authentication act, repealing: HB 1908, SB 5501
Hours worked on computer, for state agency services contracts, verifying: HB 1744, SB 5809
Information technology, state agency procurement, modular contracting: HB 1844
Inmates, jails/correctional facilities, electronic media services contracts for: HB 1751
Internet infrastructure, rural county, state sales tax credit: HB 1800
Internet safety policy, library adoption, requirements: HB 1635
Internet, advertising commercial sexual exploitation of children, crime of: SB 5897
Internet, broadband services, local government authority to provide: SB 5085
Internet, secure access/digital learning, juveniles serving term of confinement: HB 2064
Internet, ticket resellers, licensing and regulation: SB 5321, SSB 5321
Journals, peer-reviewed, electronic access for state employees, studying: HB 1363, SB 5504
Media literacy/digital citizenship, school support of: SB 5594
Personal data, processors of, Washington consumer data transparency act: HB 2046
Personal data, public agency use of, data management and protection act: SB 5377
Personal information, consumer data and related, Washington privacy act: HB 1854, SB 5376, SSB 5376, 2SSB 5376
Personal information, data broker registration and security programs: HB 1503, SHB 1503, 2SHB 1503
Personal information, data systems protections and security breaches: HB 1071, SHB 1071, SB 5064, SSB 5064, 2SSB 5064
Records, remote services, AG subpoenas when child sexual exploitation: HB 1872
Repair and servicing of digital products, fair repair act: HB 1342, SHB 1342, SB 5799
School district surplus equipment, purchase by students: SB 5086
Schools, elective computer science course access: SB 5088
Schools, K-12 student internet data privacy, attorney general actions: SB 5598
Service providers, in-home, licensing and background checks: HB 1967
Sexually explicit or intimate images of minors, minors possessing/dealing in: HB 1742, SHB 1742
Social media extortion, by means of threat, crime of: SB 5495
Social media providers, removal of negative communications by: SB 5495
Ticket sellers, web sites of, selling software to interfere with, prohibition: HB 1762
CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS  CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS RSS Feed
               
Legislature, bills and other legislation, cutoff dates: * SCR 8400 (2019)
Legislature, code of conduct: * HCR 4401 (2019)
Legislature, joint session, address by British Columbia premier John Horgan: * SCR 8402 (2019)
Legislature, joint session, honoring deceased former members of legislature: * SCR 8404 (2019)
Legislature, joint session, state of state message: * HCR 4400 (2019)
Legislature, joint session, state of the judiciary message: * SCR 8401 (2019)
Samuelson, Joan Benoit, renaming Marathon Park as Joan Benoit Samuelson Marathon Park: SCR 8403
CONSERVATION  CONSERVATION RSS Feed
               (See also CONSERVATION COMMISSION)
Conservation districts, fish habitat projects sponsored by: HB 1187, SB 5567
Conservation districts, joint engineering activities between: HB 1426, SB 5585
Critical habitat for wildlife, to include habitat for bees/native pollinators: SB 5552
Engle, Helen, life and work of, recognizing and honoring: HR 4628
Marbled murrelet, long-term conservation strategies: HB 1546, SHB 1546, SB 5547, SSB 5547
CONSERVATION COMMISSION  CONSERVATION COMMISSION RSS Feed
               (See also CONSERVATION)
Agricultural land, state agency acquisitions, land assessments for: HB 1733, SB 5543, SSB 5543
Food policy forum, Washington, commission role in establishing: HB 1731
CONSTITUTION, STATE  CONSTITUTION, STATE RSS Feed
               (See also JOINT RESOLUTIONS)
Access to foundational texts act of 2019, student access to Bible, constitutions, and other texts: HB 2147
Election campaign contributions, regulating, amendment convention: HJM 4004, SJM 8002
Prayer, by public employees, constitutional protection: HB 1618
CONSTITUTION, U.S.  CONSTITUTION, U.S. RSS Feed
               
Access to foundational texts act of 2019, student access to Bible, constitutions, and other texts: HB 2147
Amendment convention, certain applications for an, rescinding: HJM 4006
Election contributions, authority to regulate, constitutional amendment: SJM 8001, SSJM 8001
Federal balanced budget, constitutional amendment: HJM 4005, SJM 8004
Firearms, people's defense of the Second Amendment act of 2019: HB 2103
Prayer, by public employees, constitutional protection: HB 1618
Tahoma High School's We the People team, honoring: * SR 8614 (2019)
U.S. government and congress, limits on, amendment convention: HJM 4002, SJM 8007
CONSUMER PROTECTION  CONSUMER PROTECTION RSS Feed
               
Athletes, intercollegiate, compensation of, unfair practices: HB 1084, SB 5875, SSB 5875
Automated decision systems, agency development, procurement, and use of: HB 1655, SB 5527
Chemicals, priority, reducing use in consumer products: HB 1194, SHB 1194, SB 5135, SSB 5135
Contractors, safeguards for consumers engaging, convening work group on: HB 1752, SB 5795
Debt, consumer, interest on and garnishment of, protections: HB 1602, SHB 1602
Employment agencies or directories, regulating: SB 5171
Eye care, prescriptions and remote technology: HB 2003, SB 5759
Insurance, dental only plans, patient and provider protections: HB 1018, SHB 1018
Medical services, balance billing protection act: HB 1065, SHB 1065, SB 5031, SB 5699
Medical services, balance billing, prohibitions: HB 1215
Medical services, out-of-network costs at facilities, protections: HB 1065, SHB 1065, HB 1215, SB 5031, SB 5699
Noncompetition covenants, enforceable or unenforceable, when: HB 1450, SB 5478, ESSB 5478
Patient protection and affordable care act, federal, codifying provisions of: HB 1870, SB 5805
Personal data, processors of, Washington consumer data transparency act: HB 2046
Personal data, public agency use of, data management and protection act: SB 5377
Personal information, data broker registration and security programs: HB 1503, SHB 1503, 2SHB 1503
Personal information, protections and security breaches: HB 1071, SHB 1071, SB 5064, SSB 5064, 2SSB 5064
Photographs in advertisements, digital alteration of faces/bodies in, notification: HB 2142
Privacy act, Washington, consumer data and related information: HB 1854, SB 5376, SSB 5376, 2SSB 5376
Private degree-granting postsecondary institutions, student protections: HB 2014
Private vocational schools, unfair practices by: HB 2014
Self-storage units, personal property in, protections: SB 5957
Wireless services, services and fees/charges disclosure: SB 5271
CONTRACTORS  CONTRACTORS RSS Feed
               (See also COLLECTIVE BARGAINING; ELECTRICIANS AND ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS; EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; PLUMBERS AND PLUMBING; PUBLIC WORKS; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS)
Building trades, education-based apprenticeship preparation program: HB 1418, SB 5458
Building/construction trades, education-based apprenticeship preparation program: SSB 5458
Construction defect actions, against construction professionals, requirements: HB 1576
Construction, certain activities, sales tax exemption for certain persons: HB 1987
Consumers, safeguards for engaging contractors, work group on, convening: HB 1752, SB 5795
Direct contractors, wage and benefit payment liability: HB 1395, SHB 1395, SB 5565
Energy service contractors, performance-based contracting services: SB 5308
Sick leave benefits, collective bargaining alternative process: SB 5233
State procurement, "contracting out" requirements and contractor ethics: HB 1521, SHB 1521, 2SHB 1521, SB 5655
CONVENTION AND TRADE CENTERS  CONVENTION AND TRADE CENTERS RSS Feed
               
Public facilities district convention center, expansion, tax deferrals: HB 2032
CONVEYANCES  CONVEYANCES RSS Feed
               
Elevators, elevator safety advisory committee, members of: HB 1487, SHB 1487, SB 5471, SSB 5471
Elevators, permits and licenses for working on, various: HB 1487, SHB 1487, SB 5471, SSB 5471
Lifts, stairway chair or platform, removal from residence: HB 1487, SHB 1487, SB 5471, SSB 5471
COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATIONS  COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATIONS RSS Feed
               (See also BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS)
Homeownership development, by association, property tax exemption: HB 1107, SHB 1107, SB 5289, SSB 5289
Limited cooperative association act, Washington, creating: SB 5002
CORPORATIONS  CORPORATIONS RSS Feed
               (See also BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS)
Boards, female directors on, requirements: SB 5142
Business corporation act, revisions: SB 5003, SSB 5003
Crimes committed by business entities, corporate crime act: HB 1252
Election campaign contributions by corporations, U.S. constitutional amendment convention: HJM 4004, SJM 8002
Shares and shareholders, various provisions: SB 5003, SSB 5003
Washington community development authority, creating: HB 2091, SB 5084
CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS  CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS RSS Feed
               (See also CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS; REENTRY COUNCIL, STATEWIDE)
Chaplain, changing to "religious coordinator": HB 1485, SHB 1485, SB 5013
Contraband, possession on premises of state correctional institution, crime of: HB 1871, SB 5888
Correctional industries advisory committee, dropping "advisory" from name: SB 5838, SSB 5838
Correctional industries, market share thresholds, setting: SSB 5838
Correctional industries, unfair competition rate, setting: SB 5838
Employees, concealed pistol license requirement exemption for, when: HB 1589
For-profit correctional facilities, contracts with, prohibitions: SSB 5120
Inmates, aggravated first degree murder by, death penalty option: HB 1709, SB 5364
Inmates, delivery of contraband via unmanned aircraft to: HB 1766
Inmates, housing voucher in connection with release plan: SB 5441
Inmates, Monroe CC, apprenticeship opportunity pilot program, establishing: SB 5203
Inmates, postsecondary degree programs: SB 5433, SSB 5433
Inmates, telephone calls per week by: HB 1751
Inmates, voting rights restoration process notification: SB 5207
Jails, overtime work by correctional officers: HB 1345, SB 5200
Jails, regional, uniformed personnel binding interest arbitration: SB 5199
Officers, use of force with firearm discharge, reporting: SB 5916
Opioid use disorder, behavioral health needs of incarcerated individuals: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Peer support group counselors, jail staff privileged communications to: HB 1356, SHB 1356
Private/for-profit correctional facilities, contracts with, prohibitions: E2SSB 5120
Privately owned correctional facilities, contracts with, prohibitions: SB 5120
Privately owned correctional or detention facilities, exclusion under GMA: SB 5117
Solitary confinement, monitoring use: HB 2080
Women's division, permanent, within department of corrections, creating: SB 5876
CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT  CORRECTIONS, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS)
Community corrections division, workload study of: HB 1280
Correctional industries advisory committee, dropping "advisory" from name: SB 5838, SSB 5838
Correctional personnel, concealed pistol license requirement exemption for: HB 1589
Corrections, legislative bills concerning, fiscal notes to include fiscal impact: SB 5636
Employees, civil service, interest arbitration: HB 1042, SHB 1042, SB 5021, SSB 5021, 2SSB 5021
Officers, use of force with firearm discharge, reporting: SB 5916
Solitary confinement, use monitoring and reporting by DOC: HB 2080
Women's division, permanent, within department, creating: SB 5876
COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING  COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING RSS Feed
               (See also COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES; MENTAL HEALTH; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Agency affiliated counselors, applicants for registration: HB 1529, SHB 1529, SB 5053
Agency affiliated counselors, as agency or facility peer counselors: HB 1529, SHB 1529
Chemical dependency counselors, mental health provider training to become: HB 1729, SB 5715
Marriage and family therapists, reciprocity program: HB 1954
Marriage and family therapists, reciprocity program and license portability: SB 5054
Mental health counselors, for veterans attending colleges: HB 1716, SB 5428, SSB 5428
Mental health counselors, reciprocity program and license portability: SB 5054
Mental health professionals, providers who qualify as: HB 1874, SB 5904
Peer counselors, agency affiliated counselors with substance use disorder as: HB 1529, SHB 1529
Peer counselors, substance use disorder, certification program: SB 5055
Peer support group counselors, privileged communications to: HB 1356, SHB 1356
Peer support services, advanced specialist credential: SB 5055
Social workers, reciprocity program and license portability: SB 5054
Social workers, social work professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
COUNTIES  COUNTIES RSS Feed
               (See also CITIES AND TOWNS; DEATH; GROWTH MANAGEMENT; HOMES AND HOUSING; LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; PARKS; PUBLIC WORKS; TAXES - PROPERTY; TAXES - REAL ESTATE SALES EXCISE)
Aircraft, vehicle, or vessel, failure to register, deferred finding program: SSB 5362
Aircraft, vehicle, or vessel, failure to register, deferred prosecution program: SB 5362
Annexation, unincorporated areas, code city agreement with county: HB 1598, SHB 1598, SB 5522, SSB 5522
Annexation, unincorporated island of territory: HB 1357, SHB 1357, SB 5249
Clark, increasing superior court judges for: SB 5450
Community facilities districts, formation of, SEPA exemption: HB 1366, SB 5939
Community facilities districts, special assessments, term of: HB 1366, SB 5939
Community facilities districts, supervisor compensation: HB 1366
Criminal justice, property tax levies for, authority to seek voter approval: HB 1718
Distressed counties, sales and use tax deferral: HB 1807
Ferry, Pend Oreille, and Stevens, jointly, increasing superior court judges in: SB 5450, SSB 5450
Initiatives, approval, majority vote in each of majority of counties: HJR 4202
Initiatives, effective date, subject to county electing not to implement: HJR 4204
Initiatives, enacted, county selective implementation or enforcement: HB 1157
King, limiting mandatory comprehensive planning under GMA to: SB 5915
King, operation of non-county shared employee shuttles in: SB 5896
Kitsap, GMA comprehensive planning updates schedule: HB 1183, HB 1312
Lewis, south sound region enhanced 211 drug line pilot project participation: SB 5546
Mason, recreational target shooting areas in: SB 5099
New counties, formation of, establishing procedures: HB 1711, SB 5760
Officers, county, disputes between elected/appointed officials, mediation: SB 5560, SSB 5560
Pierce, daffodil festival, its organizers, and its royal court, recognizing: * HR 4626 (2019)
Pierce, sheriff's deputy Daniel McCartney, deputy Daniel McCartney act: SB 5050
Pierce, south sound region enhanced 211 drug line pilot project participation: SB 5546
Rural counties, new road usage charges in, prohibiting: SB 5255
Rural counties, sales/use taxes for public facilities, to include border counties: SB 5899, SSB 5899
San Juan, San Juan Islands stewardship special license plates, creating: EHB 1996, SB 5919
Skagit, recreational target shooting areas in: SB 5099
Snohomish, community residential service businesses, benchmark rate: HB 1193, SB 5281
Spokane, greater Spokane county meals on wheels program, honoring: * HR 4619 (2019), * SR 8626 (2019)
State forestlands, payments from exchange of, county prorating, when: HB 2119, SB 5975
Thurston, south sound region enhanced 211 drug line pilot project participation: SB 5546
Treasurers, contracting with another treasurer to perform services or duties, when: HB 2072
Treasurers, property tax collection, refusal and liability: HB 1437, SB 5132
COUNTY ROAD ADMINISTRATION BOARD  COUNTY ROAD ADMINISTRATION BOARD RSS Feed
               
County road administration board emergency loan account, creating: HB 1951, SB 5923
County road administration board emergency loan revolving account, creating: SB 5972
Emergency revolving loan program, for roads and bridges, creating: HB 1951, SB 5923, SB 5972
Members, qualifications: HB 1020
Motor vehicle fuel tax revenues, in motor vehicle fund, transfer to board: HB 1508, SB 5521
COURTS  COURTS RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; CIVIL PROCEDURE; COUNTIES; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT; JUDGES; JUDICIAL CONDUCT, COMMISSION ON; LAND USE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT; PUBLIC DEFENSE, OFFICE; TRAFFIC OFFENSES)
Baby court, initiating: SB 5494, SSB 5494
Bar association, establishment and member-regulating statutes, repealing: HB 1858
Bar associations, mandatory, prohibiting, and shifting functions to supreme court: HB 1788, HJR 4207
Commissioners, district and municipal courts, authority of: HB 1047, SB 5622
Courts of record, judicial assistants/other legal professionals, hiring of: HB 1977
Dogs, courthouse facility dogs for use by certain witnesses: SB 5551
Indigent defendants, public defense services, funding: SHB 1048, 2SHB 1048, HB 1086, SB 5098
Judiciary, state of the, joint legislative session for message: * SCR 8401 (2019)
Jurors, qualifications, "civil rights restored": SB 5162
Limited jurisdiction courts, commissioners, authority of: HB 1047, SB 5622
Limited jurisdiction courts, commissioners, solemnizing of marriages: HB 1047, SB 5622
Limited jurisdiction courts, judicial officers, notices of disqualification of: HB 1305
Records, access to, changes relevant to uniform parentage act: SB 5333, SSB 5333
Small claims courts, judgment recovery process: HB 1048, SHB 1048, 2SHB 1048
Small claims courts, jurisdiction, monetary limit for claims: SB 5621, SSB 5621
Superior courts, hiring of legal professionals by each judge: HB 1977
Superior courts, judges, increasing number in certain counties: SB 5450, SSB 5450
Supreme court, gender and justice commission, domestic violence work groups: HB 1517, SHB 1517, E2SHB 1517, SB 5681
Supreme court, justices, number, election, and terms of: HB 1081, HJR 4201
Supreme court, shifting practice of law and justice oversight to: HB 1788, HJR 4207
Tax court, authorizing: SJR 8205
Tax court, state, establishing: SB 5632
Therapeutic courts, allowing medication-assisted treatment: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Youth courts, jurisdiction over civil infractions by juveniles: SB 5640
CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS  CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS RSS Feed
               
Payment credentials stored on state data systems, requirements: HB 1840
CRIMES  CRIMES RSS Feed
               (See also CLEMENCY AND PARDONS BOARD; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE; FIREARMS; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS; ORDERS OF COURT; SENTENCING; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Abuse or neglect of children, failing to report or obstructing reporting of: HB 2033, SB 5173
Abuse or neglect of children, investigations, agency information sharing for: HB 1595, SB 5461, SSB 5461
Abuse or neglect of children, mandatory reporting: HB 2033, SB 5173
Abuse or neglect, Christian Science treatment exemption references, removing: HB 1376, SB 5749
Abuse or neglect, health care faith-based practices exemption, when: HB 1376, SB 5749
Aggravating circumstances, code enforcement officials, assault of: SHB 1337
Aircraft, vehicle, or vessel, failure to register, deferred finding program: SSB 5362
Aircraft, vehicle, or vessel, failure to register, deferred prosecution program: SB 5362
Animal abuse, community reporting and law enforcement response: HB 1919
Animal cruelty, second degree, provisions: HB 1541, HB 1919, SHB 1919
Animal fighting, crime of, provisions: HB 1919, SHB 1919, HB 1929
Animals, police, harming, class B felony when animal killed: SB 5614, SSB 5614
Assault, custodial, with prior conviction, discretionary decline hearing: SB 5880
Assault, first degree, removing HIV exposure element: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Assault, fourth degree with sexual motivation: HB 1837
Assault, fourth degree with sexual motivation, juvenile offenders: SB 5351, SSB 5351
Assault, of utility employee, as aggravating circumstance: HB 1380, SB 5857
Assault, third degree, of code enforcement officials: HB 1337
Assault, third or fourth degree, prostitution charge immunity when seeking aid: HB 1382
Business entities, crimes committed by, fines/legal financial obligations: HB 1252
Contact information, of criminal justice agent, disclosure, crime of: HB 2019
Contraband, possession on premises of state correctional institution, crime of: HB 1871, SB 5888
Controlled substances, illegal consumption in child's presence, sentencing: HB 1700
Cyber harassment, renaming cyberstalking as, and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Drive-by shooting, at age 16-17, sentencing range: SB 5880
Driving under the influence, provisions: HB 1269, SHB 1269, HB 1504, ESHB 1504, SB 5286, SB 5299
Drug offenses, persons convicted of, resentencing hearings for: SSB 5848, SB 5867
Embezzlement, theft by color or aid of deception, establishing crime of: SB 5121
Equines, slaughtering for human consumption, as felony: HB 1025
Female genital mutilation, performing on a minor, class B felony: HB 2000
Food assistance, SNAP program, unauthorized benefits, criminal penalties: SB 5531
Fraud, using financial institution payment card, aiding reporting of: SB 5278, SSB 5278
Harassment, cyber, renaming cyberstalking as, and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Harassment, malicious, renaming as "hate crime" or "hate crime offense": HB 1732, SB 5850
Hate crimes, "hate crime" and "hate crime offense," provisions: HB 1732, SB 5850
Hate crimes, gender identity and expression as protected classes for: SB 5850
Hate crimes, multidisciplinary hate crime advisory working group, convening: HB 1732, SB 5850
HIV, transmission: SHB 1551
Homicide, abortion as, abolition of abortion in Washington act: HB 2154
Horses, slaughtering for human consumption, as felony: HB 1025
Human trafficking, agricultural product supply chain disclosures concerning: SB 5693
Human trafficking, hearsay evidence by child under 16, admissibility: SB 5885, SSB 5885
Human trafficking, noncitizen victims/family members, public assistance: HB 1971, SB 5164, SSB 5164
Human trafficking, restraining order violation, arrest for: HB 1055
Human trafficking, sexual, minor victimized by, private right of action/claim: SB 5897
Knives, spring blade, legalizing manufacture, sale, and possession: SB 5782
Knives, spring blade, unlawful carrying or possession on certain premises: SB 5782
Mail, crimes of theft and possession of, modifying criteria for: HB 1719
Marijuana retailers, employee crimes involving underage persons: HB 1792
Marijuana, possession, misdemeanor convictions, vacation of: HB 1500, SHB 1500, SB 5605
Motor vehicle-related felonies, driver's license revocation, when: EHB 2066
Motor vehicle-related felonies, offender community custody: SB 5492, SSB 5492
Murder, first degree, aggravated, death penalty when committed by inmate: HB 1709, SB 5364
Murder, first degree, aggravated, eliminating death penalty: HB 1488, SB 5339
Murder, first degree, aggravated, when committed before age 18: HB 1540
Physical control of vehicle under the influence, provisions: HB 1269, SHB 1269, HB 1504, ESHB 1504, SB 5286, SB 5299
Potential criminal acts, hotline/program for reporting, establishing: SB 5835
Privacy, invasion of, physical and constructive: HB 1270
Property, crimes against, law enforcement grant program, establishing: HB 1280
Property, crimes against, offender supervision and treatment: HB 1280
Rape, third degree, prostitution charge immunity when seeking assistance: HB 1382
Robbery, first degree, at age 16-17, sentencing range: SB 5880
Sexually transmitted disease, transmission: HB 1551
Social media extortion, by means of threat, crime of: SB 5495
Stalking, including electronic surveillance and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Theft, by color or aid of deception, establishing crime of: SB 5121
Theft, concealing property to deprive other person: HB 1159, SB 5248
Theft, of financial institution payment card, aiding reporting of: SB 5278, SSB 5278
Theft, of mail, modifying criteria for crime of: HB 1719
Trafficking, human sex, minor victimized by, private right of action/claim: SB 5897
Trafficking, human, agricultural product supply chain disclosures concerning: SB 5693
Trafficking, human, hearsay evidence by child under 16, admissibility: SB 5885, SSB 5885
Trafficking, human, noncitizen victims/family members, public assistance: HB 1971, SB 5164, SSB 5164
Trafficking, human, restraining order violation, arrest for: HB 1055
Trespassers, private, personal, and familial activities nonconsensual capture: HB 1270
Unmanned aircraft, contraband delivery to person confined in facility: HB 1766
Unmanned aircraft, contraband delivery to sexually violent predator via: HB 1381
Violent offenses, prostitution charge immunity when seeking assistance: HB 1382
Whale watching, commercial: SHB 1580
CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COMMISSION  CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COMMISSION RSS Feed
               
Basic law enforcement training, commencement date after hiring: HB 1253, SB 5944
Deadly force, law enforcement training relevant to: HB 1064, * SHB 1064, CH 4 (2019), SB 5029
Domestic violence, officer handling of, CJTC course of instruction: HB 1225, SHB 1225, SB 5143, SSB 5143
School district permanent employees, firearms training/education program for: SB 5977
School resource officers, CJTC role: SB 5052
Sexual assault kit analysis, victim notification, investigator training for: HB 1166, SHB 1166
CRIMINAL OFFENDERS  CRIMINAL OFFENDERS RSS Feed
               (See also CLEMENCY AND PARDONS BOARD; CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS; CRIMES; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE; MENTAL HEALTH; ORDERS OF COURT; PUBLIC DEFENSE, OFFICE; REENTRY COUNCIL, STATEWIDE; SENTENCING; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Apprenticeship opportunity pilot program, establishing at Monroe CC: SB 5203
Community custody, for motor vehicle-related felonies: SB 5492, SSB 5492
Community custody, for property crime offenders: HB 1280
Community custody, low-level violations of: SB 5848, SSB 5848
Community custody, offender right to vote while not confined in DOC custody: HB 1924, SHB 1924, SSB 5076
Community custody, return to confinement for violation of, loss of right to vote: SSB 5076
Community custody, terms of, provisions: SB 5848, SSB 5848
Community custody, violation of, loss of right to vote: SB 5076
Community placements, generally, provisions: SB 5848, SSB 5848
Conviction records, vacating: HB 1041, SHB 1041
Criminal history, applicants for occupational credentials with, requirements: HB 1770
Discharge, certificates of, obtaining: HB 1041, SHB 1041
DNA sample, collection and analysis, Jennifer and Michella's law: HB 1326, SHB 1326
Drug offenses, persons convicted of, resentencing hearings for: SSB 5848, SB 5867
Early release, petitions for: SB 5819, SSB 5819
Early release, when crimes committed before age 18, petitioning for: HB 1540
Earned release time, limiting, when: HB 1153, SB 5848, SSB 5848
Earned release time, various provisions: SB 5080, SB 5441
Educational opportunities, earned release time, and community supervision: SB 5080
Educational opportunities, postsecondary degree programs for inmates: SB 5433, SSB 5433
Electronic home monitoring, impaired driving provisions: HB 1504, ESHB 1504
Electronic monitoring, with victim notification: SB 5149, SSB 5149
Electronic personal and alcohol monitoring devices and remote services: HB 1271, HB 2130
Fugitives from tribal jurisdiction, Indian fugitive extradition act: SB 5081
Graduated reentry program, participation in education: SB 5080
Incompetent to stand trial, competency evaluators: HB 1100, SHB 1100, SB 5046
Incompetent to stand trial, competency restoration treatment: HB 1513, SB 5039, SB 5444, SSB 5444, E2SSB 5444
Incompetent to stand trial, firearm possession prohibition, when: SB 5205
Offender scores, excluding juvenile offenses from: HB 1896
Offender scores, impact of juvenile offenses: SHB 1896
Pardon/commutation/civil rights restoration, without regard to immigration status: SB 5917
Parents with minor children, sentencing alternative to total confinement: SB 5291, SSB 5291, E2SSB 5291
Persistent offenders, resentencing hearings, when: SB 5288, ESSB 5288
Persistent offenders, sentencing as, criteria: SB 5491
Positive achievement time, provisions: HB 1280
Property, crimes against, offender supervision and treatment: HB 1280
Students, sex or violent offenders, district/school notification: HB 1191, SHB 1191, SB 5554
Voting districts, inmates' last known addresses, redistricting commission use: SB 5287, SSB 5287
Voting rights restoration, inmate notification of process for: SB 5207
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE  CRIMINAL PROCEDURE RSS Feed
               (See also CLEMENCY AND PARDONS BOARD; CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS; CRIMES; CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COMMISSION; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL; ORDERS OF COURT; PUBLIC DEFENSE, OFFICE; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Arrests, restraining order violation, when: HB 1055
Blood sample, search warrant to draw and scope of analysis: HB 1417
Competency to stand trial, evaluators: HB 1100, SHB 1100, SB 5046
Competency to stand trial, restoration treatment duration: SB 5039
Competency to stand trial, restoration treatment, outpatient: HB 1513, SB 5444, SSB 5444, E2SSB 5444
Declarations, unsworn, declarants within and outside U.S.: SB 5017, SSB 5017
Defenses, based on victim's gender, gender identity/expression, or sexual orientation, limiting: HB 1687
DNA sample, collection and analysis, Jennifer and Michella's law: HB 1326, SHB 1326
Electronic home monitoring, impaired driving provisions: HB 1504, ESHB 1504
Electronic monitoring, with victim notification: SB 5149, SSB 5149
Electronic personal and alcohol monitoring devices/services, tax exemptions: HB 1271, HB 2130
Evidence, hearsay, by child under 16 concerning human trafficking: SB 5885, SSB 5885
Evidence, Indian tribal laws, proceedings, and records admissibility: SB 5083
Evidence, reliability of, eyewitness evidence and informant work groups: HB 1970, SB 5714
Extradition to tribal jurisdiction, Indian fugitive extradition act: SB 5081
Facial recognition technology, government data from, use as evidence: HB 1654, SB 5528
Incompetent to stand trial, firearm possession prohibition, when: SB 5205
Privileged communications, with peer support group counselors: HB 1356, SHB 1356
Property, forfeiture of seized, procedures and reporting: HB 1269, SHB 1269
Sex offenses, various felony, eliminating: HB 1234
Sex offenses, various felony, eliminating or extending statute of limitations for: SHB 1231, SB 5649
Sex offenses, various felony, eliminating statute of limitations for: HB 1231
CURRENCY  CURRENCY RSS Feed
               (See also CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS)
Money laundering, proceeds seizure and forfeiture: HB 1269, SHB 1269