Topical Index

LABOR  LABOR RSS Feed
               (See also COLLECTIVE BARGAINING; EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION; WAGES AND HOURS; WORKER TRAINING AND WORKFORCE NEEDS; WORKERS' COMPENSATION)
Airports, municipal, minimum labor standards enactment, when: SB 5385
Blacklisting, as prohibited practice, revisions to: HB 1005
Construction workers, direct contractor liability for subcontractor-owed wages and benefits/contributions for: SB 5278
Consultants, for labor relations, in local government expenditure reports: SB 5002
Domestic violence and workplace resources, task force on, convening: HB 1315
Employees, discharged by employer, written employer statement of reason and date: SB 5130, SSB 5130
Employees, personnel file, employer to furnish complete copy to employee within 14 days: SB 5130, SSB 5130
Employees, temporary, protection of, staffing agency and worksite employer requirements for: HB 1206, SHB 1206, SB 5218
Family and medical leave, for railroad workers, and related employment protections: SB 5065, SSB 5065
Family and medical leave, paid, eligibility during public health emergency: SB 5115
Family and medical leave, paid, eligibility for coverage, expanding: HB 1073, SHB 1073, SB 5097, SSB 5097
Family and medical leave, unpaid, pre-2020 rights, liabilities, and obligations: HB 1087
Fruit/vegetables, manufacturer B&O tax exemption, employment/labor/civil rights adjudications disclosure for: HB 1285, SB 5281
Health emergency labor standards, establishing: SB 5115, ESSB 5115
Health emergency labor standards, personal protective equipment, employer requirements: SB 5254, SSB 5254
Safety/health, new requirements during emergency, safety grant program for employers: HB 1097, SHB 1097, SB 5090
Safety/health, order restraining condition of employment/practice, violations, employer and worker recourse: HB 1097, SHB 1097, SB 5090
Safety/health, workplace, fire protection district training/resources to mitigate injuries/reduce harm in calls responded to: SB 5338
Statistics reports, by department of labor and industries, disclosure limitations, removing penalties provision: SB 5098
Unions, compelling employee speech on matters of public concern, prohibiting, when: SB 5111
Whistleblower qui tam actions on behalf of state: HB 1076, SHB 1076
WISHA violations, civil penalties for, imposing when emergency proclamation in effect, prohibiting: HB 1244
LABOR AND INDUSTRIES, DEPARTMENT  LABOR AND INDUSTRIES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also CONTRACTORS; LABOR; PUBLIC WORKS; WORKERS' COMPENSATION)
Agricultural labor work group, establishing, L&I role: HB 1516
Agricultural overtime pay reimbursement account, creating, L&I payments and distributions role: SSB 5172
Health emergency labor standards, establishing, department role: SB 5115, ESSB 5115
Health-related measures, in order/directive, right to decline to comply when ordered by L&I agent/officer: HB 1305, HB 1317
Labor statistics reports, by department, disclosure limitations, removing penalties provision: SB 5098
Social security numbers, used as personal identifiers by L&I, replacing, when: HB 1455
Whistleblower qui tam actions on behalf of department: HB 1076, SHB 1076
Workers, Washington income replacement for immigrant workers program, creating, L&I role: SB 5438
LAND USE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT  LAND USE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT; ENVIRONMENT; GROWTH MANAGEMENT; HOMES AND HOUSING; IMPACT FEES; WATER RIGHTS)
Building permits, applications for, after three reviews/information requests, deeming complete: SB 5380
Building permits, applications for, submitted with engineered plans, deeming complete: SB 5243
Decisions, land use, judicial review of, transfer to court of appeals, when: SB 5225
Impacted communities, community preservation and development authorities for, board membership: HB 1471
Project permits, applications for, after three reviews/information requests, deeming complete: SB 5380
Project permits, exemption from requirement for, when: HB 1436
Project permitting and review processes, for local projects, developing options for streamlining: SSB 5380
State lands, state lands development authorities, authorizing formation of: HB 1173, SHB 1173
LANDLORD AND TENANT  LANDLORD AND TENANT RSS Feed
               
COVID-19, impact of, prospective tenant protections in relation to: HB 1441
COVID-19, impact of, tenant and landlord protections in response to: HB 1228, HB 1398, SB 5160, SSB 5160
COVID-19, impact of, tenant protections in response to: HB 1236, SHB 1236, SB 5160, SSB 5160
Damage to rental unit, checklist of existing damage and documentation for retaining deposit, requirements: HB 1300
Eviction moratorium, governor's, suspending, and aiding tenants/landlords to preserve rental housing: HB 1228
Eviction prevention rental assistance program, creating: HB 1277, SHB 1277, SB 5279
Eviction prevention, document-recording surcharge revenue for: HB 1277, SHB 1277, SB 5279
Eviction resolution pilot program, for rent nonpayment cases, establishing via dispute resolution centers: SSB 5160
Eviction resolution pilot program, superior court/dispute resolution center, unlawful detainer actions reporting by: SB 5260, SSB 5260
Landlord mitigation program, provisions: SSB 5160
Landlords, protections and notice requirements in response to COVID-19 pandemic for: HB 1228, HB 1398, SSB 5160
Landlords, rental assistance programs access for, during COVID-19 pandemic: SB 5160, SSB 5160
Rent increases, after expiration of governor's eviction moratorium, limiting: SB 5139
Rental assistance, emergency rental assistance grant program and account, creating: HB 1228, HB 1398
Rental assistance, eviction prevention rental assistance program, creating: HB 1277, SHB 1277, SB 5279
Rental assistance, special lodging excise tax use for: HB 1069
Rental housing, conservation/energy efficiency opportunities to reduce tenant's energy burden, owner role: HB 1125, HB 1498, SB 5295
Security deposit, fee in lieu of, when tenant opts to pay, landlord requirements: HB 1515
Tenancy, termination of, after governor's eviction moratorium, restrictions and prohibitions: SB 5160, SSB 5160
Tenancy, termination of, limiting reasons for eviction and: HB 1236, SHB 1236
Tenancy, termination of, with 20-day notice, by tenant due to COVID-19: SB 5160, SSB 5160
Tenancy, termination of, written notice period for landlords and tenants, increasing: HB 1228
Tenancy, termination of, written notice period for landlords, increasing: HB 1236, SHB 1236
Tenants, prospective, unpaid rent-based discrimination against, prohibiting after eviction moratorium: HB 1441
Tenants, protections for, limiting termination/eviction reasons and penalizing unlawful lease provisions: HB 1236, SHB 1236
Tenants, protections for, to include repayment plans and assistance program: HB 1398
Tenants, protections for, to include repayment plans and resolution and assistance programs: HB 1228
Tenants, protections for, to include repayment plans, right to counsel, dispute resolution: SB 5160
Tenants, protections for, to include repayment plans, right to counsel, dispute resolution, and pilot program: SSB 5160
Unlawful detainer actions, in relation to COVID-19 pandemic, tenant protections: HB 1228, HB 1236, SHB 1236, HB 1398, SB 5160, SSB 5160
Unlawful detainer actions, rent nonpayment, dispute resolution centers/eviction resolution pilot program: SSB 5160
Unlawful detainer actions, rent nonpayment, dispute resolution centers/eviction resolution pilot program, reports: SB 5260, SSB 5260
Utilities, city/town services for tenants, collection of delinquent charges after governor's proclamation expires: SHB 1421
Utilities, city/town services for tenants, collection of delinquent charges, when: HB 1421, SHB 1421
Utilities, city/town services for tenants, prohibiting collection of delinquent charges from owner, when: HB 1421, SHB 1421
Wear resulting from ordinary use of the premises, defining: HB 1300
LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL  LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL RSS Feed
               (See also CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; CRIMES; CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COMMISSION; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; FIREARMS; FIRST RESPONDERS; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS; SHERIFFS AND POLICE CHIEFS, WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION OF (WASPC))
Arresting, and releasing or detaining, uniform pretrial release and detention act concerning: SB 5307
Badge, intentionally covering identifying information on, prohibiting officer from: HB 1054
Behavioral health disorders, law enforcement arresting of persons with, alternatives to: HB 1499
Cameras, body worn and vehicle dashboard camera data management system pilot grant program, establishing: SB 5455
Chokehold or neck restraint, peace officer use of, prohibition: HB 1054, SHB 1054
City police, civil service and officers, hiring/qualifications/probationary period for: SB 5089, SSB 5089
Combatting violence, disorder, and looting and law enforcement protection act: SB 5310
Community-police engagement, safe streets pilot project for: SB 5353, SSB 5353
Discipline process, ombuds reports after completion of, as nonmandatory subject of collective bargaining: SB 5436
Discipline, civilian review of, collective bargaining agreements preventing, prohibiting: SB 5055
Discipline, disciplinary grievance arbitration, arbitrators for: SB 5055, SSB 5055
Discipline, for misconduct, arbitration for, prohibiting: SB 5134
Discipline, for misconduct, community oversight boards, establishment and role of: HB 1203, SHB 1203
Discipline, for misconduct, discharge of officer for, when: SB 5134
Discipline, for misconduct, imposing after investigation, political subdivisions to establish procedures for: SB 5134
Diversity of agencies, professional development outreach grant program: HB 1001
Dogs, peace officer use of, prohibitions: SHB 1054
Dogs, unleashed, peace officer use of, prohibitions: HB 1054
Facial recognition technology, agency obtaining or use of, prohibiting: SB 5104
Force, deadly, by peace officers, agency requirements compliance audits: HB 1089, SHB 1089, E2SHB 1089, SB 5069
Force, deadly, by peace officers, office of independent investigations, establishing: HB 1267, SHB 1267
Force, deadly, by peace officers, permissible use of: HB 1310, SHB 1310
Force, deadly, police officer criminal offenses involving, independent prosecutions unit and prosecutor for, establishing: HB 1507
Force, deadly, police officer criminal offenses involving, investigation and prosecution of, AG authority for: HB 1507
Force, deadly, use by officers, central depository to include information about: SB 5261
Force, excessive, officer's use of, other officer's duty to intervene: SB 5066, SSB 5066
Force, excessive, officer's use of, other officer's failure to intervene: HB 1202, SHB 1202
Force, use by officers, and other incidents, general/limited authority agencies, data collection/reporting: SHB 1092, 2SHB 1092
Force, use by officers, data program concerning, designing program to aid, advisory group for, establishing: SSB 5259
Force, use by officers, general/limited authority agencies, data collection/reporting: HB 1092, SB 5259
Force, use by officers, general/limited authority agencies, data collection/reporting, establishing program for: SSB 5259
Force, use by officers, investigation of, community oversight boards for, establishment and role: HB 1203, SHB 1203
Force, use by officers, investigation of, office of independent investigations, establishing: HB 1267
Force, use by officers, permissible/excessive and de-escalation tactics, model policies on: HB 1310, SHB 1310
Force, use of force incident, collective bargaining agreements requiring waiting period, prohibiting: SB 5134
Health-related measures, in order/directive, right to decline to comply when ordered by sheriff or officer: HB 1305, HB 1317
Identification, officers to be reasonably identifiable while performing official duties: SHB 1054
Immigration enforcement, cooperation with federal government, requiring: SB 5346
Interrogations, in custody, uniform electronic recordation of custodial interrogations act: HB 1174, HB 1223
Investigations, office of independent, establishing in governor's office: HB 1267, SHB 1267
Juveniles, questioned by law enforcement, access to attorney when: HB 1140, SHB 1140
Officers, behavioral health and suicide prevention, pilot programs: HB 1000
Officers, collective bargaining agreements covering, prohibitions: SB 5134
Officers, deadly force/personnel complaints against/pursuit incidences/patrol car crashes, information repository: SB 5261
Officers, injury/disease/death due to other's neglect/willful omission/conduct, action for recovery/damages: HB 1341, SHB 1341
Officers, misconduct by, investigation of complaints, community oversight boards for, establishment and role: HB 1203, SHB 1203
Officers, peace and corrections, certification/employment/disciplining of: HB 1082, SB 5051, SSB 5051
Officers, peace/reserve/corrections, applicant background investigation, eye-based truth verification test: HB 1262
Officers, protection of, combatting violence, disorder, and looting and law enforcement protection act: SB 5310
Officers, unlawfully summoning a law enforcement officer, including civil action for damages: SB 5135
Ombuds, municipal or county, reports by/selection process for, as nonmandatory subjects of collective bargaining: SB 5436
Peace officers, hiring requirements, qualifications scoring, and probationary period for: SB 5089, SSB 5089
Peace officers, misconduct injuring person in person or property by, cause of action: HB 1202, SHB 1202
Peace officers, potential impeachment disclosures, requirements: HB 1088, SHB 1088, SB 5067
Peace officers, state oversight and accountability of corrections officers and: HB 1082, SB 5051, SSB 5051
Peace officers, tactics and equipment requirements for: HB 1054, SHB 1054
Peace officers, witnessing excessive force by another officer, duty to intervene: SB 5066, SSB 5066
Peace officers, witnessing injurious misconduct by another officer, failure to intervene: HB 1202, SHB 1202
Personnel, ombuds reports after discipline process completion, as nonmandatory subject of collective bargaining: SB 5436
Police, chief of, hiring of, community oversight boards establishment and role in: HB 1203, SHB 1203
Professional rescue doctrine, repealing to allow certain public safety employee actions in certain cases: HB 1341
Professional rescue doctrine, repealing to allow professional rescuer actions in certain cases of neglect/omission/etc.: SHB 1341
Professional rescuers, injury/disease/death due to other's neglect/omission/conduct, action for recovery/damages: SHB 1341
Property destruction/theft/loss of life/injury, political subdivision responsibilities/violations/penalties: SB 5310
Recreational vehicle used as residence/parked overnight near state waters, wastewater discharge risk notice: HB 1540
Rescuers, public service company contractor/subcontractor liability for loss/damages/injury to, when: HB 1341
Restraints, vascular neck, use of, training/certification for and model policy on: SB 5094
Sanctuary policies for immigrants, prohibiting: SB 5346
Sexual assault kits, hit in DNA system via profile from, agency to report changes in case status: HB 1109, ESHB 1109
Sheriff's office, civil service and deputies, hiring/qualifications/probationary period for: SB 5089, SSB 5089
State patrol, auditing signatures on returned voter ballot envelopes from 2020 general election, WSP role: SB 5434
State patrol, bicycle/pedestrian safety programs, duties of, WSP role: HB 1039
State patrol, forfeited firearms, destroying of, WSP policies/criteria for when: HB 1134
State patrol, hiring requirements and probationary period for: SB 5089, SSB 5089
State patrol, RV-residence parked overnight near state waters, wastewater discharge risk notice: HB 1540
State patrol, trooper Steve K. Houle, recognizing and honoring: * SR 8611 (2021)
Substance use disorders, law enforcement interactions with persons with, basic training concerning: HB 1499
Tear gas and military equipment, law enforcement prohibitions: HB 1054, SHB 1054
Tobacco/vapor products, purchase/possession by person under 18, certain officer authority in cases of, removing: SB 5129, SSB 5129
Tow truck operator, dispatched by law enforcement when highway damage, vehicle operator liability for charges: SB 5406
Tribal police officers and employees, training of: HB 1082, SB 5051, SSB 5051
Vehicular pursuits, model policy and central information repository: HB 1054
Vehicular pursuits, model policy for, repealing: SHB 1054
Vehicular pursuits, restricting: SHB 1054
Warrants, for search or arrest, officer to provide notice when executing: HB 1054, SHB 1054
LEGISLATIVE AUDIT AND REVIEW COMMITTEE, JOINT (JLARC)  LEGISLATIVE AUDIT AND REVIEW COMMITTEE, JOINT (JLARC) RSS Feed
               (See also AUDITOR, STATE; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Clean fuels program, JLARC to analyze program: HB 1036, HB 1091, SHB 1091, 2SHB 1091, SB 5231
Developmental disabilities administration, services provided by, eligibility/delivery of, JLARC to review: SB 5268, SSB 5268
Housing, affordable low-income, development in rural and urban locations, differences between, JLARC to study: SB 5375
Property tax exemption program, for seniors, reviewing: SB 5216
Racial equity analyses, JLARC to incorporate into audits and reviews, when: SB 5405
Research and development tax incentives, reviewing: SB 5216
Spending programs, new statutory state, JLARC review of: HB 1177
LEGISLATIVE ETHICS BOARD  LEGISLATIVE ETHICS BOARD RSS Feed
               (See also ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT)
State officers/employees, former, postemployment restrictions and disclosure statements, board role: SB 5170, SSB 5170
LEGISLATURE  LEGISLATURE RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; BUDGETS; ELECTIONS; LEGISLATIVE AUDIT AND REVIEW COMMITTEE, JOINT (JLARC); REDISTRICTING COMMISSION)
Bills and other legislation, cutoff dates: * SCR 8401 (2021)
Bills and other proposed legislation, equity impact statements for: HB 1264, SHB 1264, SB 5274
Bills, analyses of and reports for, to disclose any rule making authority granted by bill: SB 5320
Bills, new statutory state spending programs in, performance statements and expiration dates for: HB 1177
Bills, standing committee hearings and votes on, requirements: HB 1324
Bills, title-only or intent-only, introduction of, prohibiting: HB 1324
Bills, title-only, introduction of, prohibiting: SB 5283
Committee hearings, joint, committee member remote participation: * HCR 4400 (2021)
Committee hearings, remote participation: * HR 4600 (2021), HR 4602, * HR 4605 (2021), * HR 4608 (2021), * HR 4610 (2021), * SR 8601 (2021)
Emergency orders, content and duration of, role of legislature: HB 1381
Emergency orders, content of: HB 1158
Emergency orders, duration of, role of legislature: HB 1017, HB 1020, HB 1029, HB 1158, SB 5039
Emergency orders, issued by governor, agency rule making to enforce, legislative approval before: SB 5100
Emergency orders, issued by governor, legislative extension of certain orders: HB 1381, * SCR 8402 (2021)
Emergency proclamations, duration of, role of legislature: HB 1029, HB 1060, HB 1381
Fee increases, requiring simple majority for approval: HJR 4203
Firearm/weapon, open carrying at public hearing/meeting or in office, prohibiting: SB 5038, ESSB 5038
Fiscal analysis, work group concerning nonpartisan fiscal and program information: HB 1179
Fiscal impact statements, for measures increasing/decreasing state tax revenues: SSB 5182
Fiscal impact statements, for measures increasing/decreasing state tax revenues, deadline for filing of: SHB 1357
Fiscal impact, dynamic fiscal impact statements, instituting: HB 1179
Fiscal notes, accuracy and reliability of, work group to study: HB 1179
Fiscal notes, various provisions: HB 1179, SB 5216
Fiscal oversight committee, joint legislative, establishing to oversee deficits/certain reductions and receipts: HB 1163
Health orders, emergency, duration of, role of legislature: HB 1004, HB 1017, HB 1029
House rules, permanent: HR 4602, * HR 4610 (2021)
House rules, temporary: * HR 4600 (2021), * HR 4605 (2021), * HR 4608 (2021)
House, remote participation in floor sessions and committee hearings: * HR 4600 (2021), HR 4602, * HR 4605 (2021), * HR 4608 (2021), * HR 4610 (2021)
House, standing committees, permanent house rules: HR 4602, * HR 4610 (2021)
House, standing committees, temporary house rules: * HR 4600 (2021), * HR 4605 (2021), * HR 4608 (2021)
Interim budget committee, joint legislative, to oversee unanticipated revenues/moneys outside legislative session: SB 5316
Interns, legislative, Rosa Franklin legislative internship program scholarship for, administering/conducting: SB 5431
Joint rules, house and senate, 2021-2022, adopting: * HCR 4400 (2021)
Joint session, elective state officers, canvassing vote of: * HCR 4401 (2021)
Joint session, governor's inaugural address: * HCR 4401 (2021)
Joint sessions, holding remotely during COVID-19 state of emergency: * HCR 4400 (2021)
Legislative branch, administrative rules and procedures responsibility of: SB 5320
Legislative branch, compensation increases, ceasing during 2021-2023: HB 1027, SB 5323
Legislative branch, staffing/purchasing/travel/training, restricting in 2021-2023: HB 1027
Legislators, representatives, term limits: SJR 8203
Legislators, senators, term limits: SJR 8203
Legislators, vacancies during odd-numbered years, elections for: SB 5014
Public records, charges for providing, state agency revision of, legislative approval in advance: SB 5208
Roadmap to Recovery, phase 2, places/organizations reopening/resuming at, legislative role: HB 1321, SB 5114
Rule making, agency amending/repealing in response/relating to state of emergency, role of legislature: HB 1381
Rule making, during state of emergency, agencies restricted to executing certain provisions, legislature role: HB 1381
Rule making, emergency, agency adoption in response/relating to state of emergency, prohibiting: HB 1381
Rule making, emergency, duration and adoption in sequence, role of legislature: HB 1013, HB 1158
Rule making, to enforce emergency order by governor, legislative approval before: SB 5100
Rule making, within agency powers/authorized by law and with expiration date, role of legislature: SB 5280
Senate rules, emergency parliamentary: * SR 8601 (2021)
Senate, committees, emergency parliamentary rules/procedures: * SR 8601 (2021)
Senate, electronic and in-person rules/procedures for floor and committee action: * SR 8601 (2021)
Senate, electronic and in-person rules/procedures for legislative session, adoption process: * SR 8600 (2021)
Senate, permanent rules: * SR 8600 (2021)
Senate, standing committees, permanent senate rules: * SR 8600 (2021)
Session, special, 30-day maximum beginning January 12, 2021, convening: SCR 8400
Session, special, convening and purpose of, three-fifths majority: SJR 8201
Session, special, convening and purpose of, two-thirds majority: SB 5196
Spending programs, new statutory state, performance statements/expiration dates for and JLARC review of: HB 1177
Standing committees, bill hearings/hearing notices/committee votes/floor votes, requirements: HB 1324
Standing committees, permanent house rules: HR 4602, * HR 4610 (2021)
Standing committees, permanent senate rules: * SR 8600 (2021)
Standing committees, senate emergency parliamentary rules: * SR 8601 (2021)
Standing committees, temporary house rules: * HR 4600 (2021), * HR 4605 (2021), * HR 4608 (2021)
Task force, joint executive/legislative, for redesign of state-operated intermediate care facilities, creating: SB 5268
Task force, joint, on facial recognition technology, establishing: SB 5104
Task force, joint, on jail standards, establishing: SB 5248
Task force, on commemorating George Washington Bush through art, establishing: HB 1339
Task force, on social equity in cannabis, adding members, purposes, and social equity impact-related duties: HB 1443, SHB 1443, SB 5388
Task force, on social equity in marijuana, renaming as task force on social equity in cannabis: HB 1443, SHB 1443, SB 5388
Task force, on unclaimed property, establishing: HB 1352
Tax increase legislation, two-thirds majority for approval: HJR 4203
Tax revenue, state, measures increasing/decreasing, fiscal impact statements for: SSB 5182
Tax revenue, state, measures increasing/decreasing, fiscal impact statements for, deadline for filing of: SHB 1357
Tax revenue, state, measures increasing/decreasing, reference/descriptions on legislative website: SB 5182, SSB 5182
Transportation committee, joint, missing broadband connections, addressing via limited access highways, studying: HB 1457
Transportation committee, joint, statewide commute trip reduction program, assessment of, conducting: HB 1528
Unanticipated revenue oversight committee, joint legislative, creating: SB 5162
Unemployment insurance legislative work group, establishing: SHB 1487, ESSB 5193
Uniform public expression protection act, application to legislative proceedings: SB 5009, SSB 5009
LICENSING, DEPARTMENT  LICENSING, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also BOATS AND BOATING; DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES; IDENTIFICATION; MOTOR VEHICLES; PROFESSIONS)
Autonomous vehicles, self-certification testing pilot program, rule adoption and enforcement, DOL role: SB 5460
Cost recovery, agency credit card/financial transaction fees, recouping via driver and vehicle fees: HB 1115, SB 5167
Driver's license/identicard, issuing or renewing, voter registration at time of, affirmation of prompts: SB 5434
Driver's licenses, suspended or revoked, administrative reinstatement, DOL authority for, when: SB 5226, SSB 5226, SB 5349
Electric or hybrid vehicles, per mile fee on, implementation plan for fee payment and early adoption program: SB 5444
Electric vehicles, passenger/light duty, selling or registering in WA only, 2030 deadline, DOL role: HB 1204, SB 5256
Facial recognition system, DOL exemption from prohibitions, when: SB 5104
Judicial information system, information technology used by DOL to communicate with, funds to support: SB 5226, SSB 5226
Licenses, applicants for, when new Washington residents, expediting, procedures for, DOL role: HB 1401
Licenses, created for professions, DOL to review to recommend termination/continuation/modification of: HB 1403
Licenses, creating to regulate a profession, restricting via public interest protection and least restrictive alternative: HB 1402
Licensure, competency-based assessment for, as alternative to educational/fee/training requirements, DOL role: HB 1400
Owners, of motor vehicles/vessels, furnishing of list to certain entities for certain purposes: SB 5152, SSB 5152
Owners, of motor vehicles/vessels, identity information received by certain entities, prohibitions: SB 5152, SSB 5152
Sexually violent offenders, in special commitment center, state ID card for, DOL role: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Vehicle registration, renewal, owner with taxes/fees exceeding $150, quarterly payment plan as option, DOL role: SB 5448
Wage liens, department of licensing wage lien account, creating: HB 1369, SB 5355, SSB 5355
LIENS  LIENS RSS Feed
               
Child support, liens against real or personal property for, insurance company compliance with: HB 1416, SHB 1416
Common interest communities, foreclosure of lien on unit for owner unpaid assessments, when: HB 1482
Utilities, delinquent charges owed by tenant, prohibiting lien against owner, when: HB 1421, SHB 1421
Utility, against customer premises, after governor-declared emergency expires: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Wage liens, Washington wage recovery act: HB 1369, SB 5355, SSB 5355
LIQUOR AND CANNABIS BOARD  LIQUOR AND CANNABIS BOARD RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES; DRUGS; LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL; TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS; VAPOR PRODUCTS)
Businesses, with liquor licenses, privileges granted to mitigate pandemic effects for, impacts of, studying: HB 1480, SHB 1480, E2SHB 1480, SB 5417, SSB 5417
Cannabis policy, task force on, establishing: HB 1260
Liquor licenses, annual renewal date extension, when: HB 1011, SHB 1011
Liquor licenses, fees, waiving for one year, unless licensee has violated COVID-19/emergency requirements: SB 5272, * ESSB 5272 (2021)
Marijuana businesses, license issuance by board, prohibiting due to written objection based on zoning ordinances: HB 1414
Vapor products, regulation of, comprehensive provisions, board role: HB 1345, SB 5266
LIVESTOCK  LIVESTOCK RSS Feed
               (See also AGRICULTURE; FARMS AND FARMING; FOOD AND FOOD PRODUCTS; HORSES)
Grazing/agricultural purposes, state land leases for, nondefault or early termination, lessee compensation: EHB 1199
Slaughter, humane, inspectors to enforce requirements, appointing: SB 5045
Slaughter, mobile slaughter unit within a conservation district, grant program funding to establish: SSB 5045
Swine, feeding garbage or carcasses to, prohibiting: SB 5300
Wolves, livestock injury/loss due to, payments from fish and wildlife account for costs: SB 5058
LOANS  LOANS RSS Feed
               (See also FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS)
Home loan banks, federal, collateral pledged by an insurer member, rights of bank, when: SB 5400
Mortgage lending fraud prosecution account, delaying expirations of account and surcharge deposited in: HB 1104
Mortgage loan originators, with loan agency, working from own residence: SB 5077
LOCAL GOVERNMENT  LOCAL GOVERNMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; AUDITOR, STATE; CIVIL ACTIONS AND PROCEDURE; ELECTIONS; FIREARMS; HOMELESS PERSONS; HOMES AND HOUSING; OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS; TAXES - SALES; TAXES - USE)
Accounting, annual reports, expenditures for labor relations consultants: SB 5002
Automated decision systems, algorithmic accountability reports for, public agencies to develop: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Automated decision systems, algorithmic accountability review offices, duties: SSB 5116
Automated decision systems, development/procurement/use by public agencies, requirements/prohibitions: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Buildings, public, statewide first responder building mapping information system, repealing: HB 1484
Community preservation and development authorities, boards of directors for, membership: HB 1471
Elections, general, even-year, city/town/district option to hold: HB 1156
Elections, ranked choice voting, as local government option, when: HB 1156, SHB 1156
Facial recognition services, agency use of, requirements, delaying effective date: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Facial recognition technology, agency obtaining or use of, prohibiting: SB 5104
Firearms, regulation by local governments of, in addition to or more restrictive than state law: HB 1313
Firearms, regulation of, state preemption of, repealing: HB 1313
Homes, accessory dwelling unit, housing unit on same lot as, primarily renter-occupied: SB 5235, ESSB 5235
Homes, unrelated occupants occupying, city/county limit, prohibiting: SB 5235, ESSB 5235
Infrastructure, local, system improvement team, duties: SHB 1263
Internet activity, secret surveillance scores based on, agencies creating, requirements: SB 5108
Local economic inclusion grants, for local government, implementing: SB 5241, SSB 5241
Local infrastructure project areas and financing, taxing districts/property tax levies/public improvements: HB 1243
Property destruction/theft/loss of life/injury, political subdivision responsibilities/violations/penalties: SB 5310
Property protections, combatting violence, disorder, and looting and law enforcement protection act: SB 5310
Property, surplus public, intergovernmental disposition of, "affordable housing" for purposes of: HB 1511
Public facilities, in rural counties, local sales/use tax for, extending expiration of: HB 1333
Public facilities, rural infrastructure grant program for local governments and other entities in rural counties for: SHB 1263
Public facilities, rural infrastructure grant program for local governments in rural counties for: HB 1263
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, class C felony: SB 5059
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, gross misdemeanor: SSB 5059
Resiliency, statewide disaster resiliency program, developing and administering: SHB 1147
Revenues, taxes/other, existing, supplanting of and flexibility with: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Sanctuary policies for immigrants, prohibiting: SB 5346
Tax increment financing areas, establishment of, for financing public improvements via property tax levies: HB 1189, SB 5211, SSB 5211
Vehicles, public fleet, converting to hydrogen fuel cell technology, studying feasibility of: SSB 5000
Vehicles, recreational, overnight parking of, local government ordinance to prohibit, when: HB 1540
Vehicles, recreational, used as residence/parked overnight near state waters, wastewater discharge risk notice: HB 1540
Voting rights act, cost recovery under, political subdivision reimbursement to provide, when: HB 1156, SHB 1156
Wastewater discharges, illicit, from vehicles used as residences, identifying potential for and preventing: HB 1540
Wastewater discharges, illicit, from vehicles used as residences, using city/county fees to prevent: HB 1540
LODGING  LODGING RSS Feed
               
Public accommodation, places of, closed captioning on televisions in: SB 5027
Public accommodation/etc., places of, facial recognition technology in, prohibiting: SB 5104
Sale of lodging, businesses making retail sales of lodging, B&O tax preferential rate: HB 1299
Sale of lodging, special assessment on, lodging business collection as separate charge per night: HB 1512
Sale of lodging, special excise taxes on: SB 5012, SSB 5012
Short-term rental operators and platforms, provisions: SB 5012, SSB 5012
LONG-TERM CARE  LONG-TERM CARE RSS Feed
               (See also PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
Adult family homes, communications/resident contact information/stop placement orders/visitation, improving: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Adult family homes, inspections and specialty training, emergency operations impact on: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Assisted living facilities, communications/resident contact information/stop placement orders/visitation, improving: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Assisted living facilities, inspections and specialty training, emergency operations impact on: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Community residential service businesses, Snohomish county provider rate: HB 1045, SB 5150
Consumer directed employer program, licensure/certification and unclaimed time-off payments: SB 5258
Consumer directed employer program, rate-setting board membership and duties: SB 5258
Emergency operations, impact on services and supports, modifications due to: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Enhanced services facilities, communications/resident contact information/stop placement orders/visitation, improving: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Enhanced services facilities, resident rights, merging double amendments of RCW section concerning: HB 1192
Facilities, comprehensive disaster preparedness plans of: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Facilities, epidemic disease preparedness and response guidelines for, developing: SB 5294, SSB 5294
Facilities, persons living in, health-related measures due to emergency order, right to decline: HB 1305
Facilities, resident rights: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Facilities, residents of, communications/resident contact information/stop placement orders/visitation, improving: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Facilities, residents of, essential support person and resident representative for each resident: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Funds for services/supports, investing of, constitutional amendment: SJR 8200
Home care aides, long-term care workers certification as: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
In-home care program, audits of performance and by state auditor: SB 5002
Insurance, living organ donors, insurer discrimination against, prohibitions: SB 5003, SSB 5003
Insurance, reinsurance agreements: SB 5048
Intermediate care facilities, state, redesigning for short-term crisis intervention and nursing facility network: SB 5268, SSB 5268
Long-term services and supports trust program, modifications: HB 1323, SHB 1323
Long-term services and supports trust program, repealing: SB 5234
Long-term services and supports trust program, self-employed persons electing coverage: HB 1323, SHB 1323
Nurses, long-term care settings, delegation of tasks to certified assistants or home care aides: HB 1120, HB 1124, SHB 1124
Nursing assistants, alternative training and a competency evaluation, completion of: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Nursing facilities, medicaid rate adjustment for inflation: SB 5311, SSB 5311
Nursing facilities, medicaid rate rebasing and case mix: HB 1275
Nursing homes, communications/resident contact information/stop placement orders/visitation, improving: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Nursing homes, facility compliance and inspections, emergency operations impact on: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Ombuds, long-term care ombuds and state long-term care ombuds program and office, roles of: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Personal care, consumer directed employer program, employer provisions, various: SB 5258
Providers, rate enhancements for, using federal medicaid matching funds and other funds for: * HB 1367, CH 5 (2021), SB 5343
Providers, rate enhancements for, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
Providers, training completion, emergency operations impact on: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Respite care, consumer directed employer program, employer provisions, various: SB 5258
System, state long-term care, training materials for local health jurisdictions concerning, developing: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Workers, applicants with criminal record and certificate of restoration of opportunity, hiring decisions: HB 1411, SHB 1411
Workers, applicants with criminal record, not automatically disqualifying in certain cases: HB 1411, SHB 1411
Workers, conditional employment pending background check(s) completion, when: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
Workers, expanding workforce/racial equity in client choice/paid home care services, work group on: HB 1411, SHB 1411
Workers, family member or friend with criminal record, informed consent process for hiring, identifying: HB 1411, SHB 1411
Workers, training and/or continuing education completion, emergency operations impact on: HB 1120, ESHB 1120
LOW-INCOME PERSONS  LOW-INCOME PERSONS RSS Feed
               (See also HOMELESS PERSONS; HOMES AND HOUSING)
Alternative fuel vehicles, sales and use tax exemptions for low-income persons: HB 1503
Building communities fund program, grant assistance for projects, modifying funding limits: HB 1154
Communities, low-income, school districts serving, participation in federal tax credit programs to finance facilities: SB 5181, SSB 5181
Community/technical colleges, equity/access in, expanding via our colleges our future act of 2021: HB 1318, SB 5194, SSB 5194
Digital equity and inclusion, for underserved populations, advancing: HB 1460
Digital equity opportunity program, creating: HB 1460
Electric light/space heating service, residential, termination for low-income households, prohibitions/conditions: HB 1490
Energy burden of low-income persons, conservation/energy efficiency opportunities to reduce for tenants: HB 1125, HB 1498, SB 5295
Energy burden of low-income persons, electrical company discounts to reduce: HB 1125
Energy burden of low-income persons, electrical or natural gas company discounts to reduce: HB 1498, SB 5295, SSB 5295
Homeownership, American dream homes, tax distributions, use tax exemption, and B&O tax credit: SB 5189, SSB 5189
Housing, affordable for families at all low-income levels, under GMA: HB 1220, SHB 1220
Housing, affordable low-income, development consultants for rural communities assistance for, contracts with: SSB 5375
Housing, affordable low-income, development in rural and urban locations, differences between, studying: SB 5375
Housing, affordable owned, provided for low-income persons by low equity cooperatives, property tax exemption: HB 1350
Housing, affordable, defining for purposes of intergovernmental disposition of surplus public property: HB 1511
Local economic inclusion grants, implementing: SB 5241, SSB 5241
Manufactured/mobile home parks, tenant relocation assistance: HB 1083
Manufactured/mobile home parks, tenant relocation assistance and related landlord assistance: SHB 1083, E2SHB 1083
Poverty reduction work group steering committee, duties of: SB 5241, SSB 5241
Poverty, persons experiencing, local economic inclusion grants for local government, implementing: SSB 5241
Rental housing, conservation/energy efficiency opportunities to reduce tenant's energy burden: HB 1125, HB 1498, SB 5295
Washington lifeline program, establishing: HB 1460
Working families' tax exemption, providing sales/use tax exemption, updating and simplifying: HB 1297, HB 1319, SB 5387, SB 5424