Topical Index

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS  HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RSS Feed
               (See also WATER; WATER POLLUTION)
Carcinogens, firefighter exposure reduction: SB 5175, SSB 5175
Chemicals, priority, reducing use in consumer products: HB 1194, SHB 1194, SB 5135, SSB 5135
Hydrofluorocarbons and substitutes, prohibitions and alternatives: HB 1112, SHB 1112, SB 5426, SSB 5426, 2SSB 5426
Lead ammunition, selling/giving to person under 21: HB 1346
Lead, in school drinking water systems/outlets: HB 1860
Mercury, vaccines and drugs containing, prohibitions and requirements: HB 1276
Nuclear material, Hanford site, healthy energy workers board, establishing: SB 5627
Nuclear material, Hanford site, occupational disease presumption for cancer: HB 1490, SB 5507
Oil transport, risk model, vessel restrictions, tug escorts, and response system: HB 1578, SB 5578, SSB 5578
Oil, type and gravity of crude oil: HB 1578, SB 5578, SSB 5578
Oil, vapor pressure of crude oil: HB 1785, SB 5579, ESSB 5579
Petroleum/petrochemicals, high hazard facilities, advanced safety training at: HB 1817, SB 5698
PFAS chemicals, in class B firefighting foam: HB 1143, SHB 1143
Potassium chloride or digoxin, to induce abortion, disposal of: HB 1525
Removal or clean-up actions, by fire protection jurisdictions, cost recovery: EHB 1169
Trains, hazardous material, minimum crew requirements: HB 1841, SB 5877
HAZARDOUS WASTE  HAZARDOUS WASTE RSS Feed
               
Clean-up or removal actions, by fire protection jurisdictions, cost recovery: EHB 1169
Industrial waste coordination program and waste heat/materials use projects: HB 2079, SB 5936
Model toxics control act, actions under: HB 1290, SHB 1290, SB 5285
Paint, architectural, stewardship program for: HB 1652, SHB 1652
Plastic carryout bags, single-use, alternatives to: HB 1205, SHB 1205, 2SHB 1205, SB 5323, ESSB 5323
Plastic food packaging and food service and film products, degradability: ESHB 1569
Plastic food packaging and serviceware and film products, degradability: HB 1569
Plastic food service products, single-use, prohibitions: ESHB 1569
Plastic food service products, single-use, prohibitions and alternatives: HB 1632
Plastic packaging, prohibitions and stewardship programs: HB 1204, SB 5397
Plastic packaging, report concerning: E2SSB 5397
Plastic packaging, report concerning, and stewardship plan and program: SSB 5397
Spokane river, regional toxics task force, establishing: HB 2113
Voluntary cleanups, of facilities, independent remedial actions: HB 1290, SHB 1290, SB 5285
HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC  HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; AIR QUALITY AND POLLUTION; ANIMALS; CHILDREN; CONVEYANCES; DEATH; DOMESTIC RELATIONS; DRUGS; ENVIRONMENT; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; HEALTH CARE; HUMAN REMAINS; MENTAL HEALTH; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; SOLID WASTE; VETERINARIANS; WATER; WATER POLLUTION)
AIDS, repealing various statutes concerning: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Andy Hill cancer research fund, funds use: SB 5986
Blood, plasma-donation facilities, health care practitioner supervision of: HB 1857
Blood-borne pathogens, program for reducing incidence: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Breast milk, expressing, employer accommodation of: HB 1930, SHB 1930, SB 5911
Cardiac diagnostic imaging procedures, appropriate use criteria project: HB 1933
Communicable diseases, sexually transmitted or blood-borne, controlling: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Concussions, in youth sports, informational web site: SB 5238
Contraception, reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
Diabetes, insulin drugs for, wholesale price increase notification: SB 5371
Diabetes, manicuring for diabetic client, manicurist requirements: ESB 5616
Eyes, scleral tattooing, prohibiting performing of: HB 1856
Female genital mutilation, performing on a minor, class B felony: HB 2000
Female genital mutilation, performing, as unprofessional conduct, when: HB 2000, SB 5257
Fireworks, sales in December, timing of: HB 1248
Genome editing, performing on human embryos, as unprofessional conduct: HB 1990
Health sciences and services authorities, sales/use tax authority: HB 1659, SB 5452
Health sciences and services authorities, sales/use tax authority, extending: HB 1717, SB 5596
HIV, program for controlling sexually transmitted and blood-borne diseases: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
HIV, testing requirements, removing various: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Immunization, adverse vaccine reaction monitoring program, establishing: HB 1275
Immunization, of children, personal or philosophical exemption, removing: SB 5841
Immunization, of children, vaccine safety criteria: HB 1976
Immunization, proof of immunity: HB 1019, EHB 1638, SB 5365
Immunization, side effects, design defect claims against manufacturers: SJM 8012
Immunization, vaccines containing mercury, prohibitions and requirements: HB 1276
Indians, Washington Indian health improvement act: HB 1365, SB 5415
Lead, in school drinking water systems/outlets: HB 1860
Maternal mortality reviews and data-sharing: HB 1369, SB 5425, SSB 5425
Public health, foundational services, defining and funding: HB 1497, SHB 1497, 2SHB 1497, SB 5732
Records, health care information, firearm background checks: HB 1097
Records, health care information, provider or facility disclosure, when: SB 5660
Records, vital records system, single comprehensive state: HB 1550, SB 5332, ESSB 5332
Reproductive health services, as sensitive health care services: SB 5889, SSB 5889
Safety, youth recreational organizations, certified child safety policy: HB 1140, SB 5161
Sexual health education, in schools, comprehensive: HB 1407, SB 5395, ESSB 5395
Sexually transmitted diseases, health care for, as sensitive services: SB 5889, SSB 5889
Sexually transmitted diseases, program for reducing incidence: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Traumatic brain injuries, account, traffic offense fee deposits into: HB 1585, HB 1586, SB 5126, SB 5127
Traumatic brain injuries, in domestic violence cases, educational handout: HB 1532, ESB 5573
Traumatic brain injuries, screenings for children entering foster care system: HB 1605, SHB 1605, SB 5586
Traumatic brain injuries, screenings for children entering foster care system, evaluation by Robert Bree collaborative: SSB 5586
Vaccination, adverse vaccine reaction monitoring program, establishing: HB 1275
Vaccination, of children, personal or philosophical exemption, removing: SB 5841
Vaccination, of children, vaccine safety criteria: HB 1976
Vaccination, proof of immunity: HB 1019, EHB 1638, SB 5365
Vaccination, side effects, design defect claims against manufacturers: SJM 8012
Vaccination, vaccines containing mercury, prohibitions and requirements: HB 1276
Vital records and statistics, single comprehensive state system: HB 1550, SB 5332, ESSB 5332
Vital statistics, abbreviated death certificates, requesting: HB 1799, ESHB 1799
HEALTH CARE  HEALTH CARE RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; DRUGS; HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC; HEALTH CARE FACILITIES; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS; INSURANCE; LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL; PHARMACIES AND PHARMACISTS; VICTIMS OF CRIMES; WOMEN)
Advance directives, in natural death act: EHB 1175
Anxiety level of health care patients, provider assessment: HB 1920
Cardiac diagnostic imaging procedures, appropriate use criteria project: HB 1933
Eye care, prescriptions and remote technology: HB 2003, SB 5759
Genome editing, performing on human embryos, as unprofessional conduct: HB 1990
Health security trust, Washington, creating: HB 1104
Health systems, transparency concerning data, practices, and services: HB 2036
Health trust, whole Washington, creating: SB 5222
Hearing instruments, bluetooth and telecoil assistive technologies: HB 1078, ESB 5210
Hearing instruments, health care coverage for children: HB 1811
Informed consent for incompetent persons, authority to provide: EHB 1175
Mastectomies, contralateral prophylactic, insurance coverage: HB 1968, SB 5345
Medical debt, exemption from execution, attachment, and garnishment, when: HB 1531, SB 5530
Medical debt, protections for debtors: SHB 1531
Needling, intramuscular, by physical therapists: HB 1260, SB 5642
Organ transplants, denying due to physical or mental disability, prohibition: SB 5405, SSB 5405
Patient protection and affordable care act, federal, codifying provisions of: HB 1870, SB 5805
Pelvic examinations, informed consent: SB 5282
Products, prescription, containing mercury, prohibitions and requirements: HB 1276
Rates, health care rate-setting commission, establishing: HB 1693
Reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
Reproductive health services, as sensitive health care services: SB 5889, SSB 5889
Telehealth training/treatment program for at-risk youth, UW/Project ECHO role: SB 5389
Telemedicine and store/forward technology, payment parity for: SB 5385
Telemedicine and store/forward technology, physician credentialing: SB 5387
Telemedicine, providing services via, provider training: SB 5386, SSB 5386
Treatment, high-annual-cost, emerging therapies work group, establishing: HB 1869
Universal health care system, establishment, work group on: HB 1877, SB 5822, SSB 5822
Vision care, prescriptions and remote technology: HB 2003, SB 5759
HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY  HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE; LONG-TERM CARE; MENTAL HEALTH)
Behavioral health services, children's mental health, HCA role: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
Behavioral health services, performance measures and value-based purchasing: SB 5056
Behavioral health, full integration implementation, HCA role: HB 1393, SHB 1393, SB 5432, SSB 5432, E2SSB 5432
Commitment, involuntary, community and state hospital care, work group: HB 1393, SHB 1393, SB 5432, SSB 5432, E2SSB 5432
Health benefit exchange, standardized health plans, HCA role: HB 1523, SHB 1523, SB 5526, ESSB 5526
Health benefit plans, "mental health services" for, modifying for parity: HB 1447
Health care claims, statewide all-payer database, transfer to HCA: HB 1776, SHB 1776, 2SHB 1776, SB 5741
Interpreter services, for sensory-impaired public assistance applicants: SB 5558
Long-term care, insurance benefit for, HCA role: HB 1087, SHB 1087, 2SHB 1087, SB 5331, SSB 5331
Managed care organizations, medicaid client services, performance analysis: SB 5523
Managed care, psychiatric, integrative capitation risk model: SB 5045
Medical assistance, employer assessment for employees receiving, HCA role: HB 1518
Medicare and medicaid, new rural health payment system for, HCA role: HB 1810
Opioid use disorder, individuals with, and their newborns, HCA treatment role: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Opioid use disorder, provisions, HCA role: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Pacific islanders, COFA citizens, dental coverage for, HCA role: HB 1218, ESB 5274
Performance measures coordinating committee, behavioral health role of: SB 5056
Prescription drugs, cost transparency, HCA role: SHB 1224, E2SHB 1224, SB 5251, 2SSB 5292
Public employees' benefits board, cardiac diagnostic imaging, use criteria: HB 1933
Public employees' benefits board, maximum employer share of premiums: HB 1955
Public employees' benefits board, medicare-eligible retiree premiums: HB 1085, SB 5469
Public employees' benefits board, nonvoting member from OIC, adding: HB 1220, SB 5275
Public employees' benefits board, retired/disabled school employee coverage: SB 5686
School employees' benefits board, maximum employer share of premiums: HB 1955
Substance use disorder, recovery support services programs, HCA role: HB 1528
Telemedicine and store/forward technology, PEBB/SEBB plans payment parity: SB 5385
HEALTH CARE FACILITIES  HEALTH CARE FACILITIES RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; HOSPITALS; MENTAL HEALTH)
Abortion, facility requirements, pain capable unborn child protection act: HB 1526
Abortion, potassium chloride or digoxin for, disposal and reporting: HB 1525
Ambulatory surgical facilities, certificate of need exemption, when: EHB 1777
Ambulatory surgical facilities, data, practices, and services transparency: HB 2036
Ambulatory surgical facilities, department of health role: HB 2036, SB 5906
Ambulatory surgical facilities, licensing/renewal fees, establishment: SB 5906
Ambulatory surgical facilities, workplace violence protections requirements: HB 1931, SHB 1931, SB 5912
Birthing, childbirth, and birth centers, definition and licensing: HB 2077, SB 5256
Community facilities, for behavioral health care, capital improvements bonds: SB 5537
Community facilities, for behavioral health care, new facility types: HB 1394, SHB 1394, 2SHB 1394, SB 5431
Community facilities, long-term psychiatric treatment role of: SB 5045
Community facilities, mental health drop-in center services pilot program: 2SHB 1394
Community facilities, psychiatric, rate-setting by new commission, when: HB 1693
Community facilities, state mental health placements to: SB 5041
Employees, meal and rest breaks and overtime: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Employees, on prescheduled on-call: SB 5344, SB 5373
Enhanced services facilities, as health care facilities for background checks: HB 1565, ESHB 1565, SB 5568, SSB 5568
Health systems, transparency concerning data, practices, and services: HB 2036
Hospitals, small rural low-volume, enhanced medicaid payment to: HB 1878, SB 5872
Plasma-donation facilities, health care practitioner supervision of: HB 1857
Providers, out-of- and in-network, requirements: HB 1065, SHB 1065, 2SHB 1065, HB 1215, SB 5031, SB 5699
Providers, within practice scope and care standards, care entity restrictions: HB 1608, SB 5542
Security guards, workplace violence prevention training: HB 1931, SHB 1931, SB 5912
Violence, protecting employees and volunteers from, plans and training for: HB 1931, SHB 1931, SB 5912
Whistleblower protections, various facilities: HB 1049, SHB 1049, SB 5401
HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS  HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE; COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING; DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY; DRUGS; HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC; INSURANCE; MENTAL HEALTH; PHARMACIES AND PHARMACISTS; PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRISTS; PSYCHOLOGISTS; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; VETERINARIANS)
Abortion, provider requirements, pain capable unborn child protection act: HB 1526
Anxiety level of patients, provider assessment: HB 1920
Audiologists, bluetooth and telecoil assistive technology materials for: HB 1078, ESB 5210
Cardiovascular invasive specialists, provisions: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Chiropractors, adjustments by regular senior students: HB 1477, SB 5817
Credentialing of providers by health insurance carriers, requirements: HB 1552
East Asian medicine, renaming as "acupuncture or Eastern medicine": HB 1865, SHB 1865, SB 5794
East Asian medicine, scope of practice and education/training: HB 1865, SHB 1865, SB 5794
Employees of facilities, meal and rest breaks and overtime for various: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Employees of facilities, on prescheduled on-call: SB 5344, SB 5373
Facility medical staff, whistleblower protections and sanction process: HB 1049, SHB 1049, SB 5401
Fee-setting for professions, public role in rule-making process: HB 1753
Female genital mutilation, performing on a minor, class B felony: HB 2000
Female genital mutilation, performing, as unprofessional conduct, when: HB 2000, SB 5257
Hearing aid dispensers, bluetooth and telecoil assistive technology materials for: HB 1078, ESB 5210
Massage therapy, licensed therapist practice of: HB 1082, SHB 1082, SB 5097, SSB 5097
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
Music therapists, licensing of, and advisory committee: SB 5485, ESSB 5485
Naturopathy, drug and controlled substance prescribing: SHB 1630
Naturopathy, legend drug and controlled substance prescribing: HB 1630, SB 5752
Nurses, ARNPs, granting of privileges by hospital: HB 1432, SB 5648
Nurses, ARNPs, insurance reimbursement at physician level: HB 1433, SB 5647
Nurses, interstate commission of nurse licensure compact administrators: HB 1882, SB 5460
Nurses, LPNs and RNs, meal and rest breaks and overtime: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Nurses, multistate licensing of, interstate nurse licensure compact of 2019: HB 1882, SB 5460
Nurses, nurse educator incentive grant program, establishing: SB 5931
Nurses, regional sexual assault nurse examiner leader pilot program: HB 1942
Nurses, RNs and ARNPs, professional practice by student, when: HB 1726
Nurses, RNs, meal and rest breaks and overtime: SB 5344
Nurses, sexual assault nurse examiners in E. Washington, program for: HB 1942
Nursing assistants, certified, provisions: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Opioid prescribing, requirements: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Osteopathic physician assistants, repealing separate chapter for: SB 5411
Osteopathy, professional practice by student, when: HB 1726
Out-of-network providers at facilities, unexpected costs, protections against: HB 1065, SHB 1065, 2SHB 1065, HB 1215, SB 5031, SB 5699
Paramedics, training program use of live animals, prohibitions: SB 5211, SSB 5211
Pelvic examinations, by health care providers, informed consent: SB 5282
Phlebotomists, forensic, statutory minimum qualifications, removing: HB 1504, ESHB 1504
Physical therapists, intramuscular needling: HB 1260, SB 5642
Physician assistants, granting of privileges by hospital: HB 1432, SB 5648
Physician assistants, modernizing practice of: SB 5411
Physicians, professional practice by student, when: HB 1726
Plasma-donation facilities, health care practitioner supervision of: HB 1857
Primary care, medicaid services by, medicare payment rate floor: SB 5319
Provider networks, health insurance enrollee protections: SB 5780
Provider organizations, material changes to, notice of: HB 1607
Provider organizations, material changes to, rate-setting due to: HB 1693
Provider organizations, physicians, rate-setting by new commission, when: HB 1693
Providers, within practice scope and care standards, care entity restrictions: HB 1608, SB 5542
Radiologic technologists, diagnostic, provisions: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Records, health care information, firearm background checks: HB 1097
Reflexology, certification, exempting foot zone therapy from: HB 1848
Reflexology, certified reflexologist practice of: HB 1082, SHB 1082, SB 5097, SSB 5097
Reimbursement, through medicaid at medicare rate or higher: HB 1185
Respiratory care practitioners, provisions: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Sexual misconduct, providers sanctioned for, notifying patients: HB 1198, SHB 1198
Students, professional practice by, when: HB 1726
Surgical technologists, provisions: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Telehealth training/treatment program to aid at-risk students, provider role: SB 5389
Telemedicine and store/forward technology, physician credentialing: SB 5387
Telemedicine, providing services via, provider training: SB 5386, SSB 5386
Unprofessional conduct, to include human embryo genome editing: HB 1990
Vision care, prescriptions and remote technology: HB 2003, SB 5759
Washington health corps initiative, professionals in underserved areas via: HB 1668
HEALTH DEPARTMENTS, LOCAL  HEALTH DEPARTMENTS, LOCAL RSS Feed
               (See also HEALTH, DEPARTMENT)
Communicable diseases, sexually transmitted or blood-borne, controlling: HB 1551, SHB 1551, SB 5562
Fitness centers, safety and sanitation, role of local health officers: SB 5553, SSB 5553
On-site sewage systems, department easement requirement, prohibiting: HB 1338, SB 5503
On-site sewage systems, single-property applications: HB 1471, SHB 1471
HEALTH, DEPARTMENT  HEALTH, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE; DRUGS; HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC; HEALTH CARE; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS; MENTAL HEALTH)
Abortion, potassium chloride or digoxin for, disposal and reporting, DOH role: HB 1525
Ambulatory surgical facilities, regulatory program for, modifications: SB 5906
Ammunition, lead, selling/giving to person under 21, risks handout/sign: HB 1346
Behavioral health, full integration implementation, DOH role: HB 1393, SHB 1393, SB 5432, SSB 5432, E2SSB 5432
Boards and commissions, opioid prescribing by health care professionals: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Childhood adverse experiences, resiliency-building strategies, DOH role: HB 1925
Dental quality assurance commission, dental therapy and therapists: HB 1317, SHB 1317, SB 5392
Emergency medical services data system, electronic, establishing: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, SSB 5380
Fee-setting for health care professions, public role in rule-making process: HB 1753
Health systems, transparency concerning data, practices, and services: HB 2036
Maternal mortality review panel, reviews and data-sharing: HB 1369, SB 5425, SSB 5425
Medical quality assurance commission, renaming as medical commission: HB 1548, SB 5764
Medical school graduates, international, full use of, studying: HB 2104, SB 5846, SSB 5846
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, nonresident pharmacy licensure: HB 1412, SB 5459
Public health, foundational services, defining and funding: HB 1497, SHB 1497, 2SHB 1497, SB 5732
Vaccination, adverse vaccine reaction monitoring program, establishing: HB 1275
Vapor products, labeling requirements, DOH role: HB 1932
Vital records and statistics, single comprehensive state system, DOH role: HB 1550, SB 5332, ESSB 5332
Women, infant, and children farmers market nutrition program, fruit/vegetable benefit: HB 1587, SB 5583
HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF  HEALTH, STATE BOARD OF RSS Feed
               
Fitness centers, safety and sanitation, board role: SB 5553, SSB 5553
On-site sewage systems, failures, rules adoption by board: HB 1471, SHB 1471
Public water systems, health-affecting emerging contaminants: HB 1831
HEATING AND HEATERS  HEATING AND HEATERS RSS Feed
               
Service providers, in-home, licensing and background checks: HB 1967
Solid fuel burning devices, fee on each retail sale of: HB 1567, SB 5697, SSB 5697
Solid fuel burning devices, particulate air contaminant emission standard: HB 1567, SB 5697, SSB 5697
Water heaters, efficiency standards: HB 1444, SHB 1444, SB 5115, SSB 5115
Woodstoves, education and enforcement, revenues to fund: HB 1567, SB 5697, SSB 5697
HISTORICAL SOCIETIES  HISTORICAL SOCIETIES RSS Feed
               
Legislative buildings, display of art and exhibits in, program for: SB 5869
HOLIDAYS AND OBSERVANCES  HOLIDAYS AND OBSERVANCES RSS Feed
               
Apple blossom festival, 100th anniversary of, celebrating: SR 8627
Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage month, celebrating: HR 4627
Asian Pacific American Affairs, Washington state commission on, sapphire anniversary of: * SR 8621 (2019)
Black history month, celebrating: * HR 4614 (2019), * SR 8623 (2019)
Children's day, celebrating: * HR 4612 (2019), * SR 8619 (2019)
Dolores Huerta day, April 10 as: * HB 1906 (2019), SB 5868
Equal rights amendment, federal, passage in 1972, acknowledging anniversary of: SR 8631
Executive order 9066, seventy-seventh anniversary, acknowledging: * HR 4610 (2019), * SR 8620 (2019)
FFA week, national, celebrating: * HR 4611 (2019)
Filipino American history month, establishing: HB 1787, SB 5865
Kindergartner, month of the, September as: SB 5028, SSB 5028
King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr. day, observing: * HR 4602 (2019), * SR 8603 (2019)
Korean Declaration of Independence, centennial of, commemorating: * HR 4617 (2019)
Lunar New Year, recognizing: * HR 4608 (2019), * SR 8612 (2019)
Presidents' day, celebrating: * HR 4613 (2019), * SR 8617 (2019)
Public holidays, excluding from regular legislative session: SJR 8203
Public lands day, designating: HB 1449
Republic day in India, 2019, honoring: * SR 8606 (2019)
Taiwan relations act, fortieth anniversary of, celebrating: HR 4627
Women in public office day, celebrating: * HR 4624 (2019)
HOMELESS PERSONS  HOMELESS PERSONS RSS Feed
               (See also PUBLIC DEFENSE, OFFICE)
Children, homeless, early childhood education and assistance eligibility: HB 1574, SHB 1574, SB 5820
Children, homeless, working connections child care eligibility: HB 1574, SHB 1574, SB 5820
Discrimination based on housing status, prohibiting: HB 1591
Encampments, establishing near school or early learning facility, prohibiting: SB 5882
Encampments, safe parking, small houses, and shelters, provisions: HB 1754, SB 5644
Facilities for homeless persons, tax revenue use for: EHB 1219, SB 5195
Homeless client management information system, use of: HB 1754, SB 5644
Identicards, for homeless persons: SB 5664
Job opportunities, local beautification projects pilot program: SB 5261, SSB 5261
Personal care services, for seniors and persons with disabilities, pilot project: HB 1859, SB 5839, SSB 5839
Religious organizations, hosting the homeless, prohibitions/requirements: HB 1754, SB 5644
Rights of homeless, in public space: HB 1591
Services for homeless, priority when proof of residency in local jurisdiction: SB 5722
Shelters, for homeless, prevailing wages for construction: HB 1743, SB 5766, SSB 5766
Students, homeless, college assistance pilot program for: HB 1572, SB 5800
Students, homeless, higher education accommodations: SB 5738
Students, homeless, housing via college bound scholarship program: HB 1278
Students, homeless, identifying and providing with housing, grant programs: HB 1263, SHB 1263, SB 5324
Temporary shelters or transitional encampments, SEPA exemption, when: SB 5946, ESSB 5946
Veterans, at-risk rural, outreach and resources housing program: HB 1939
Youth, homeless youth prevention and protection programs, office of, role: HB 1775, SHB 1775, SB 5744
Youth, homeless, HOPE centers and outreach services for street youth: HB 1657, SB 5470
HOMES AND HOUSING  HOMES AND HOUSING RSS Feed
               (See also BUILDING CODES AND PERMITS; HOMELESS PERSONS; HOUSING FINANCE COMMISSION; LANDLORD AND TENANT; LOW-INCOME PERSONS; MANUFACTURED HOUSING AND MOBILE HOMES; REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY; RECORDS; TAXES - PROPERTY)
Affordable housing, city and county real estate sales excise tax for: HB 1493, SB 5357, SSB 5357
Affordable housing, construction of, prevailing wages for: HB 1743, SB 5766, SSB 5766
Affordable housing, construction sales/use tax revenue distribution for: SHB 1581
Affordable housing, development on religious organization property: HB 1377, SHB 1377, SB 5358, SSB 5358
Affordable housing, federal low-income housing credit program, cost data: SB 5361
Affordable housing, groundwater withdrawals for, waiving fees: HB 1982
Affordable housing, housing affordability zones in urban growth areas: SB 5802
Affordable housing, housing assistance program, cost data: SB 5361
Affordable housing, light rail station urban density standards exemption: SB 5424
Affordable housing, limited areas of more intensive rural development for: SB 5193, SSB 5193
Affordable housing, local sales and use tax revenues for: HB 1406, SHB 1406, HB 1581, SB 5646
Affordable housing, local sales/use tax for, authority to impose: HB 1590
Affordable housing, low-, very low-, and extremely low-income households: SB 5440
Affordable housing, multifamily in rural counties, property tax exemption: HB 1790, SB 5739
Affordable housing, multiple-unit in urban centers, property tax exemption: SB 5363, SB 5366
Affordable housing, nine percent low-income housing tax credit program: HB 2010
Affordable housing, real estate excise sales tax revenue for: HB 1921, SB 5582
Affordable housing, rental, preserving, property tax exemption program for: HB 1745, SHB 1745
Affordable housing, supporting via GMA planning: HB 1923, SB 5193, SSB 5193
Affordable housing, tax revenue use for: EHB 1219, SB 5195
Affordable housing, transit supportive densities in residential targeted areas: SB 5353
Affordable housing, very low-income, nonprofit property tax exemption: HB 2004
Affordable or workforce housing, local infrastructure, sales/use tax remittance: HB 1938, SHB 1938
Affordable workforce housing, modifying definition for revenue use purposes: HB 2110
Apartments, accessory, within or outside urban growth areas: HB 1353
Child welfare housing assistance program, establishing: HB 1749, SB 5718, SSB 5718
Common interest ownership associations, watering/landscaping for droughts: HB 1165
Condominium associations, assessments by, late payment: SB 5168, SSB 5168
Condominium associations, construction defect actions, prior to board action: HB 1576
Condominium associations, liability provisions: HB 1306, ESB 5334
Condominium associations, watering and landscaping for droughts: HB 1165
Condominiums, construction warranties: SB 5219
Condominiums, individual unit metering for water/sewer utilities: HB 1818, SB 5775
Dwelling units, accessory, creating within urban growth areas: HB 1797, SB 5812
Dwellings for elderly/infirm, substantial development exclusion under SMA: SB 5152
Factory built housing, inspection by qualified inspection agencies: HB 1486, SB 5756
Homeless housing, for students and their families, grant program: HB 1263, SHB 1263, SB 5324
Homeowners' associations, assessments by, late payment: SB 5168, SSB 5168
Homeowners' associations, construction defect actions, prior to board action: HB 1576
Homeowners' associations, office of ombuds, establishing: SB 5302
Homeowners' associations, watering and landscaping for droughts: HB 1165
Homeowners, with children in private schools, state property tax exemption: SB 5758
Homeownership development, by cooperative association, tax exemption: HB 1107, SHB 1107, SB 5289, SSB 5289
Homeownership preservation, state property tax exemption: SB 5390
Homeownership projects, funding from housing trust fund: HB 1834, SHB 1834, SB 5746, ESSB 5746
Housing, development of, certain tax revenue for: HB 1680, SB 5788, SB 5952
Housing, rental voucher for certain incarcerated offenders: SB 5441
Housing, variety and balance in urban growth areas of: SB 5194
Juvenile in rehabilitation facility, release plan for housing, or rental voucher: SB 5700
Pistols, concealed, carrying into another's residence, prohibition: HB 1439
Rentals, multiunit, individual unit metering for water/sewer utilities: HB 1818, SB 5775
Rentals, short-term rental operators and platforms, requirements: HB 1798, SB 5870
Residential building capacity and housing affordability, increasing under GMA: HB 1923
Self-help housing, development and sales, tax exemptions: HB 1168, SB 5025
Smoke detection devices, requirements: HB 1103, SB 5284
Substance use disorder, persons with, recovery residence program: HB 1528
Tiny homes, definition: HB 1206
Tiny house communities, siting of: SB 5384
Tiny house, and tiny house with wheels, definitions: SB 5382, SB 5383, ESSB 5383
Tiny house, tiny house with wheels, and tiny house communities, definitions: SB 5384
Tiny houses, and tiny houses with wheels, siting of: SB 5383, ESSB 5383
Veterans, homeless/at-risk rural, outreach and resources housing program: HB 1939
Weatherization and rehabilitation of homes, low-income, prevailing wages for: HB 1743, SB 5766, SSB 5766
Workforce or affordable housing, local infrastructure, sales/use tax remittance: HB 1938, SHB 1938
HORSES  HORSES RSS Feed
               (See also ANIMALS)
Police animals, including horses, harming, class B felony when animal killed: SB 5614, SSB 5614
Racing, wagering on, authority and requirements: HB 1992
Slaughter for human consumption, prohibiting: HB 1025
HOSPITALS  HOSPITALS RSS Feed
               (See also HEALTH CARE FACILITIES; MENTAL HEALTH)
Abortion, facility requirements, pain capable unborn child protection act: HB 1526
Abortion, potassium chloride or digoxin for, disposal and reporting: HB 1525
Access to care, policies for, hospitals to submit: HB 1686
Community facilities, for behavioral health care, capital improvements bonds: SB 5537
Community facilities, for behavioral health care, new facility types: HB 1394, SHB 1394, 2SHB 1394, SB 5431
Community facilities, long-term psychiatric treatment role of: SB 5045
Community hospitals, state mental health placements to: SB 5041
Employees, meal and rest breaks and overtime: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Governing bodies, provider privileges status proceedings, confidentiality: HB 1239, SHB 1239
Harborview medical center, paramedic program, simulator models use: SB 5211, SSB 5211
Health systems, transparency concerning data, practices, and services: HB 2036
Material changes, to hospital or hospital system, notice of: HB 1607
Nonprofit hospitals, community health improvement services activities: HB 2036
Nurses, ARNPs, granting of privileges: HB 1432, SB 5648
Nurses, RNs, meal and rest breaks and overtime: SB 5344
Physician assistants, granting of privileges: HB 1432, SB 5648
Providers, out-of- and in-network, requirements: HB 1065, SHB 1065, 2SHB 1065, HB 1215, SB 5031, SB 5699
Providers, within practice scope and care standards, care entity restrictions: HB 1608, SB 5542
Quality improvement committees, proceedings, confidentiality: HB 1239, SHB 1239
Rate-setting, by new commission, when: HB 1693
Rural hospitals, medical assistance psychiatric per diem payments to: HB 1534
Rural hospitals, small low-volume, enhanced medicaid payment to: HB 1878, SB 5872
Safety net assessment, expiration of, extending: HB 1748, SB 5734
Safety net assessment, various provisions: HB 1748, SB 5734
Sexual assault evidence kit collection, hospitals not performing: HB 1016, SB 5910
Teaching hospital, inpatient care, U. of Washington report on siting of: HB 1593, SB 5516
Telemedicine and store/forward technology, physician credentialing: SB 5387
Whistleblower protections and medical staff sanction process: HB 1049, SHB 1049, SB 5401
HOUSE RESOLUTIONS  HOUSE RESOLUTIONS RSS Feed
               
Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage month: HR 4627
Baskett, Gary, Mead High School track and field head coach: * HR 4615 (2019)
Black history month: * HR 4614 (2019)
Children's day and the children of Washington: * HR 4612 (2019)
Daffodil festival: * HR 4626 (2019)
Engle, Helen, life and work of: HR 4628
Executive order 9066, seventy-seventh anniversary: * HR 4610 (2019), * SR 8620 (2019)
Future farmers of America, Washington's: * HR 4611 (2019)
Girl scouts: * HR 4625 (2019)
Hockinson High School Hawks football team: * HR 4616 (2019)
House organized, notification of governor: * HR 4601 (2019)
House rules, permanent: * HR 4607 (2019)
House rules, temporary: * HR 4600 (2019)
Japanese-American veterans, incarcerees, and civil rights activists: * HR 4610 (2019), * SR 8620 (2019)
King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.: * HR 4602 (2019)
Korean Declaration of Independence, centennial of: * HR 4617 (2019)
Lunar New Year and Washington's Asian Americans: * HR 4608 (2019)
Manning, Mandy, 2018 national teacher of the year: * HR 4604 (2019)
Martinez, Edgar: HR 4609
Meals on Wheels, greater Spokane county: * HR 4619 (2019)
National guard, Washington: HR 4620
Navy and navy personnel: HR 4622
Oso landslide: * HR 4623 (2019)
Presidents' day: * HR 4613 (2019)
Remote testimony pilot program, options and recommendations, requesting: * HR 4621 (2019)
Ridgefield High School Spudders volleyball team: * HR 4618 (2019)
Seattle General Strike, 1919: * HR 4606 (2019)
Stottlemyre, Melvin "Mel," Sr.: * HR 4603 (2019)
Taiwan relations act, fortieth anniversary of: HR 4627
Taiwan, relationship between Washington and: HR 4627
Union High School Titans football team: * HR 4605 (2019)
Women in public office day: * HR 4624 (2019)
HOUSING FINANCE COMMISSION  HOUSING FINANCE COMMISSION RSS Feed
               (See also HOMES AND HOUSING)
Audits of commission, annual, scope of: HB 2011
Housing assistance program, cost data, commission role: SB 5361
Infrastructure, local, loan agreements for project financing: HB 1441, SB 5304
Nine percent low-income housing tax credit program, for-profit participation: HB 2010
HUMAN REMAINS  HUMAN REMAINS RSS Feed
               (See also DEATH)
Abandoned cemeteries, lawful entry and local government role: EHB 1801
Cemetery districts, withdrawal of territory from: HB 1802, SB 5177
Cremation, alkaline hydrolysis and natural organic reduction as alternatives to: SHB 1162
Cremation, as "reduction" by "reduction facilities": HB 1162, SB 5001, ESSB 5001
Funeral director or embalmer, license examinations: SB 5125
Funeral or other expenses, use of life insurance for: SB 5346
HUNTING  HUNTING RSS Feed
               (See also WILDLIFE)
Clothing, fluorescent, rule adoption: SB 5148, ESSB 5148
Dogs, hunting certain wildlife with, nonlethal pursuit training for: HB 1516, SB 5320
Dogs, hunting certain wildlife with, prohibitions: HB 1046
Enforcement, property seizure and forfeiture: HB 1269, SHB 1269
Licenses, comprehensive changes: HB 1708, SB 5692
Licenses, enhancement programs, revenue from, deposits into accounts: HB 1708, SB 5692
Licenses, fee increase and surcharge: HB 1708, SB 5692
Licenses, new hunt Washington, hunt Washington birds, and sportsperson licenses: HB 1708, SB 5692
Licenses, reduced rate for persons with disabilities: HB 1230
Permits, various changes: HB 1708, SB 5692
Right to fish, hunt, and harvest wildlife, not to be infringed, constitutional amendment: SJR 8204
Sea lions, managing through hunting or bounty programs: HJM 4001
HYDRAULIC PERMITS AND PROJECTS  HYDRAULIC PERMITS AND PROJECTS RSS Feed
               (See also MINES AND MINING; RIVERS AND STREAMS; SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT)
Definition of "hydraulic project," modifying: SB 5451
Enforcement of hydraulic code, replacing current provisions: HB 1579, SHB 1579, 2SHB 1579, SB 5580
Fish habitat projects, conservation district-sponsored: HB 1187, SB 5567
Fish habitat projects, to include kelp, eelgrass, and oyster restoration: SB 5404