Topical Index

SALES  SALES RSS Feed
               (See also BUSINESSES; COMPUTERS; DRUGS; FIREARMS; FOOD AND FOOD PRODUCTS; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; MOTOR VEHICLES; PERFORMING ARTS AND PERFORMANCE FACILITIES; STADIUMS AND OTHER VENUES; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - MOTOR VEHICLE EXCISE; TAXES - SALES)
Agricultural products, retail sellers of, supply chain disclosures by, when: SB 5693
Architectural paint, assessment to be added to purchase price: HB 1652, SHB 1652
Bags, film products, degradability and prohibitions: HB 1569, ESHB 1569
Bags, retail carryout, standards for: HB 1205, SHB 1205, 2SHB 1205, SB 5323, ESSB 5323
Fireworks, sales in December, timing of: HB 1248
Food service products, single-use plastic, prohibitions: ESHB 1569
Food service products, single-use plastic, prohibitions and alternatives: HB 1632
Gift cards and certificates, provisions: HB 1727
Motor fuel pumps, fuel tax sticker for display on: HB 1633, SHB 1633
Scan-down allowances for retail sellers, B&O taxation purposes: HB 1354, SB 5407
Straws for beverages, plastic, prohibition: SB 5077
Student back-to-school clothing/supplies, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1559
Ticket resellers, licensing and regulation: SB 5321, SSB 5321
SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE  SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE RSS Feed
               (See also SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Equity, diversity, inclusion, and cultural competency training, developing: HB 1914, SB 5908
Immigrant students, model policy and procedure: HB 1779, SB 5834
Meals, lunch periods, model policy and procedure: HB 1272, SHB 1272, 2SHB 1272
School districts, statewide reorganization initiative, association role: SB 5269
SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS  SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS RSS Feed
               (See also CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS; SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE; SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI); WORKER TRAINING AND WORKFORCE NEEDS)
Acceleration, academic, dual credit courses: HB 1164, SB 5343, SB 5427
Acceleration, academic, eligibility under policy for: SB 5343
Agriculture, food, and natural resources, career-connected learning in: HB 1863, SB 5804
Alternative learning experience courses, vocational, allocations: HB 1304, SB 5448
Alternative learning experience, renaming as "personalized learning experience": HB 1674
Art, works of, selection for buildings and structures, local artist preference: HB 2007
Assessment tests, as graduation requirements, various provisions: HB 1089, HB 1599, HB 1720, SB 5014, SB 5548
Assessment tests, high school, completion by elected officials: HB 1478
Assessment tests, nonfederally required, eliminating: HB 1720, SB 5014
Assessment tests, unmet requirements, skills and knowledge demonstration: HB 1467
Assessments, reading, second grade, modifications: HB 1076, SHB 1076, SB 5067, ESSB 5067
Assessments, science, modifying: HB 1599, SB 5548
Bonds and payment levies, school district, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5252, SJR 8202
Bonds and payment levies, school district, simple majority to authorize: HB 1184, HJR 4203, SB 5066, SJR 8201, SSJR 8201
Bullying, district harassment, intimidation, and bullying prohibition/policy: SB 5689
Buses, agreements for fire protection districts to provide maintenance/repair: HB 1669, SB 5670
Buses, driver qualifications and training: SB 5263
Buses, safety requirements: HB 1057
Buses, student parent transporting infant on school bus: HB 1327, SB 5379
Buses, with red flashing lights, failing to stop for: SB 5770
Career and technical education, course equivalencies for: HB 1424, SB 5069
Career and technical education, course equivalencies, civics within: HB 1076, SB 5067
Career and technical education, district reporting: HB 2128
Career and technical education, funding allocations use: HB 1891, SB 5803
Career and technical education, various provisions: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139, HB 1304, HB 1863, SB 5448, SB 5803, SB 5804
Career launch programs, funding to districts for: HB 1336, SHB 1336, SB 5327, SSB 5327
Certificates of achievement, discontinuing: HB 1089, HB 1599, HB 1720, SB 5014, SB 5548
Civics education, educators, and organizations, recognizing: * SR 8618 (2019)
Civics, stand-alone course in, options: HB 1076, SB 5067
Class size, K-3 allocations for smaller, demonstrating actual size, delaying: HB 2108, SHB 2108
Climate/next generation science standards, teacher training grant program: HB 1496, SB 5576
College in the high school, concurrent enrollment programs: HB 1734, SB 5706
College in the high school, dual credit courses: HB 1164, SB 5427
College in the high school, dual credit courses, funding of: SB 5729
College in the high school, dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Commission on student learning, repealing remaining section: HB 1120, SB 5068
Common school provisions, obsolete, repealing: HB 1173, SHB 1173, SB 5071
Competency-based education work group, convening: HB 1121, SB 5146, SSB 5146
Composting, in public schools, student opportunity: SB 5187
Computer science education programs, K-12, data concerning: HB 1577, SB 5574, SSB 5574
Computer science, elective course access: SB 5088
Computers, surplus school district equipment, purchase by students: SB 5086
Construction and other capital expenditures, education construction fund use: SB 5264
Construction assistance, for small school districts, program grants for: SB 5572, SSB 5572
Construction assistance, funding percentage and cost/space allocations: SB 5853
Construction assistance, relation of building engineering surveys to: HB 1245
Construction, prevailing wage exemption for off-site fabrication, when: SB 5934
Construction, sales/use taxes on, district exemption from state portion: HB 1758
Construction, school construction assistance program, modifying: SB 5853
Construction, tangible personal property and labor/services, tax exemptions: SB 5348
Counselors, additional ESA on each campus, funding: HB 1943
Counselors, guidance, allocations for: HB 1547, HB 2084, SB 5315, SSB 5315, 2SSB 5315, SB 5465
Counselors, guidance, duties of and allocations for: HB 1265, SHB 1265, SB 5343
Credit retrieval programs, bilingual instruction requirement, when: SB 5475
Cultural access programs, same requirements for all counties: HB 1435, SB 5792
Cursive writing, teaching in common schools: HB 2006, SB 5650
Days, required for school year, waivers of requirement: HB 1803
Districts, capital bond authorization training for boards of: HB 2023
Districts, certain King county districts, compensation regionalization factor: HB 1111
Districts, commission on statewide school district reorganization, establishing: SB 5269
Districts, Federal Way, compensation regionalization factor: HB 1627, SB 5773
Districts, first responder building mapping information system use by: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
Districts, four-year budget plans, reporting requirements: HB 1151, SHB 1151, HB 1547, SB 5105, SB 5465
Districts, governing body elections when modifying boundaries: SB 5266, SSB 5266
Districts, nonhigh school, payments due to high school districts from: HB 2040
Districts, nonhigh school, provisions: HB 2040
Districts, proposed transfer of territory, citizen petitions : SB 5731
Districts, ranked choice voting for directors: HB 1722, SB 5708
Districts, small, construction assistance program grants for: SB 5572, SSB 5572
Districts, special education reporting and recognition: SB 5532
Districts, statewide reorganization plan: SB 5269
Districts, student interdistrict transfer requests, guardian's residence as factor: HB 2045
Districts, surplus property, online inventory: SB 5086
Districts, unrestricted minimum fund balance: HB 1547
Districts, waivers of state laws and rules, granting to schools: SB 5092
Drivers, using wireless device in school zone, penalty increase: HB 1256
Dropout early warning and intervention data system, use of: SB 5343
Dropout prevention, building bridges programs: HB 1076, SHB 1076, SB 5067, ESSB 5067
Dropouts, K-12 prevention, intervention, and reengagement system, functions: SB 5343
Dropouts, obsolete provisions, repealing: HB 1173, SB 5071
Drugs, opioid overdose medications, grades 7-12 school access: SB 5464
Drugs, opioid overdose medications, K-12 school access: HB 1039, SHB 1039, 2SHB 1039
Drugs, substance abuse, at-risk students, telehealth training/treatment program: SB 5389
Dual credit courses, various provisions: HB 1164, SB 5427, SB 5727, SB 5729
Dual enrollment scholarship pilot program, Washington, creating: HB 1973
Dual language learning, early learning dual language grant program: HB 1322, SB 5607
Dual language learning, heritage language grant program: HB 1322, SB 5607
Dual language learning, K-12 dual language grant program: HB 1322, HB 1468, SB 5070, SB 5607
Dual language learning, various provisions: HB 1322, SB 5607
Early learning, basic education program of, establishing: SB 5757
Educational service districts, alternative route teacher certification pilot program: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educational service districts, behavioral health role: HB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
Educational service districts, employee health benefits, SEBB participation: HB 2096
Educational service districts, multistage threat assessments role of: SB 5216
Educational service districts, regional school safety centers: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
Educational staff associates, additional ESA on each campus, funding: HB 1943
Educational staff associates, mentoring, beginning educator support team program: SHB 1119, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educator certification, alternative routes for certain persons: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educator certification, professional educator collaborative, establishing: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educator conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs, provisions: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educator workforce, expanding supply, multiple strategies: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educators, bilingual educator initiative, provisions: SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educators, mentoring, beginning educator support team program: HB 1119, HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139, SB 5158
Educators, recruitment of military personnel, work group on, convening: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Educators, recruitment, certification, effectiveness, retention, and supports: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Emergencies, catastrophic incident plans and guidance for districts: HB 1200, SB 5247
Employees, affected by secondary traumatic stress, training to support: HB 1264, SHB 1264
Employees, background checks, certificate of parental improvement role: HB 1645, SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533
Employees, benefits for K-12, contract year: HB 1156, SB 5192
Employees, benefits, medicare-eligible retiree PEBB participants, premiums: HB 1085, SB 5469
Employees, certificated, national association certification bonuses for: HB 2012, SB 5821
Employees, certificated, performance evaluation system: HB 1119, SHB 1119, SB 5158
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for certain districts: HB 1111, HB 1627, SB 5773
Employees, full-time certificated, base compensation hours for: SB 5933
Employees, leave accumulation maximum amount: HB 1409, SB 5414
Employees, paid sick leave for, funding allocations for staffing to support: HB 2084
Employees, retired under SERS, postretirement employment: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Employees, retired/disabled, former locally elected officials, health coverage: SB 5686
English language arts, curriculum to include cursive writing: HB 2006, SB 5650
Environmental and sustainability standards, science instruction in: HB 1496, SB 5576
Equity and cultural competency, center for, establishing: HB 1914, SB 5908
Equity, diversity, inclusion, and cultural competency training, developing: HB 1914, SB 5908
Essential academic learning requirements, as "state learning standards": HB 1120, SB 5068
Ethnic studies, requirements and advisory committee: HB 1314, SHB 1314, SB 5023, SSB 5023
Evergreen promise act, high school pilot program and postsecondary award: SB 5884
Expanded learning grant program, for demonstration projects, establishing: HB 1163, SB 5188
Extracurricular activities, data collection pilot: SHB 1660
Extracurricular activities, low-income student opportunity gap, reducing: HB 1660, SHB 1660
Extracurricular activities, PLAY grant program, creating: HB 1660, SHB 1660
Facilities and equipment needs, future, district depreciation subfunds for: SB 5590, SSB 5590
Facilities, school plant, safety-focused built environment design elements: HB 1507
Family and community engagement coordinators, allocations for: HB 1547, SB 5465
Firearms, employee possession on school grounds, when: HB 1038, HB 1763, SB 5977
Firearms, on school premises, people's defense of the Second Amendment act: HB 2103
Flexibility schools and zones, designation of: HB 1596
Food services, community eligibility provision, reporting concerning: HB 1151, SHB 1151, SB 5105
Foreign languages, world language competency grant program, establishing: SB 5087
Foster student scholarship program, establishing: HB 1969
Funding, state, allocations distribution formula for: HB 1547, HB 2084, HB 2108, SHB 2108
Future farmers of America, Washington's, recognizing: * HR 4611 (2019)
Gangs in schools, task force on, repealing reporting requirements: SHB 1173
Grades/transcripts, withholding for student damage to property, prohibiting: HB 1715, SB 5669
Graduation requirements, assessments and/or certificates, various: HB 1089, HB 1599, HB 1720, SB 5014, SB 5548
Graduation requirements, previously completed high school courses, credit: HB 1121, SB 5146, SSB 5146
Graduation requirements, removing statewide assessments as: HB 1599, HB 1720, SB 5014, SB 5548
Graduation requirements, two-credit waivers: HB 1121, SB 5146, SSB 5146
Graduation, pathway to graduation and a meaningful high school diploma: HB 1599, SB 5548
Graduation, plans, high school and beyond and postschool transition, roles of: HB 1599, SB 5548
Graduation, plans, high school and beyond, and student learning, roles of: HB 1467
Guidance and planning program for students, provisions: SB 5343
Harassment, district harassment, intimidation, and bullying prohibition/policy: SB 5689
Health, student health and well-being primary contact, in each building: SB 5685
Health, student health and well-being primary contact, in each district: 2SSB 5317
Health/mental health, behavioral health partnership access line pilot program: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
Health/mental health, for students: HB 1060, HB 1095, SHB 1095, HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5442, SB 5903, SSB 5903
Health/mental health, student supports work group, convening: HB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903
High poverty funding, learning assistance program: HB 2029, HB 2073
High school diplomas, adult diploma and workforce training program: HB 1903, SB 5891
High school diplomas, through community or technical college: HB 1714, SB 5113
High school STEM literacy and high technology assessment, advisory board: HB 1599
High school trade skills aptitude assessment, advisory board: HB 1599
Hockinson High School Hawks football team, congratulating: * HR 4616 (2019)
Holocaust, lessons of, teaching in public schools: HB 1624, SB 5612
Homeless encampments, siting or establishing near a school, prohibiting: SB 5882
Homeschooling, of foster youth by foster parents, when: HB 1760, HB 1761
Immunization, of children, personal or philosophical exemption, removing: SB 5841
Immunization, of children, proof of immunity: HB 1019, EHB 1638, SB 5365
Immunization, of children, vaccine safety criteria: HB 1976
Interpreters, educational, for persons with limited English proficiency: HB 1130, SB 5606
Interpreters, educational, sign language in public schools: HB 1623
Interpreters, educational, work group on, convening: HB 1130, SB 5606
Joel E. Ferris High School, Mandy Manning, 2018 national teacher of the year, recognizing: * HR 4604 (2019)
Kindergartner, month of the, September as: SB 5028, SSB 5028
Kindergartners, children's educational savings account program: HB 1592, SHB 1592, SB 5704
Language access, training and monitoring programs: HB 1130, SB 5606
Learning assistance program, provisions: HB 1151, SHB 1151, HB 1182, SHB 1182, HB 1384, HB 2029, HB 2073, SB 5105
Levies for schools, enrichment: HB 1547, SB 5313, SSB 5313, SB 5316, SB 5466
Levies for schools, lid revisions: HB 1547, SB 5313, SSB 5313, SB 5316, SB 5466
Levies for schools, local effort assistance, formula and criteria: HB 1547, SB 5466
Levies for schools, local effort assistance, matching funds allocation: SB 5313, SSB 5313
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5252, SJR 8202
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, simple majority to authorize: HB 1184, HJR 4203, SB 5066, SJR 8201, SSJR 8201
Levies for schools, state additional property tax, reducing rate: HB 1172, SB 5314
Librarians, teacher-librarians, allocations for: HB 2084
Marijuana, businesses, siting and advertising near schools: HB 1003
Marijuana, medical use, consumption by students: HB 1060, HB 1095, SHB 1095, SB 5442
Mead High School, Gary Baskett, track and field head coach: * HR 4615 (2019)
Meal programs, reduced-price lunches, eliminating copays: HB 1892
Meals, free or reduced-price: HB 1685
Meals, lunch periods: HB 1272, SHB 1272, 2SHB 1272
Media literacy/digital citizenship, leadership team support grant program: SB 5594
Media literacy/digital citizenship, regional conferences on, convening: SB 5594
Mental health promotion and suicide prevention program, establishing: HB 1221
Mental health, additional ESA on each campus, funding: HB 1943
Mental health, psychologists and social workers, allocations for: HB 2084, SB 5315, SSB 5315, 2SSB 5315
Mental health, telehealth training and treatment program to aid at-risk students: SB 5389
Mental health/well-being of students, standards, courses, microcredentials: HB 1479, SB 5777
Mental health/well-being of students, work group on, convening: HB 1479, SB 5777
Mentors, educational mentor grant program, creating: HB 1281, SB 5859, SSB 5859
Military-friendly schools, purple star award: SB 5367
Nurses, allocations for: HB 1547, HB 2084, SB 5315, SSB 5315, 2SSB 5315, SB 5465
Paraeducators, English language learner certificate: HB 1468, SB 5070
Paraeducators, pipeline for paraeducators conditional scholarship program: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139, SB 5413
Paraeducators, standards of practice, fundamental course of study on: HB 1658
Parent involvement coordinators, allocations for: HB 2084
Principals, mentoring, beginning educator support team program: SHB 1119, HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Principals, residency certificate applicants, modifying requirements: SHB 1119
Principals, teacher principal evaluation program, provisions: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Principals/administrators, allocations for: HB 2084
Private schools, homeowner children attending, state property tax exemption: SB 5758
Professional development, special education staff: SSB 5091
Professional learning days, content-specific, funding for: HB 1547, SB 5465
Professional learning days, mental health and well-being of students: HB 1479, HB 1876, SB 5777, SB 5903, SSB 5903
Professional learning days, special education staff: SB 5091
Public speaking and confidence/leadership, pilot project grant program for: HB 1475
Recycling, in public schools, student opportunity: SB 5187
Resource officers, school, funding for: HB 1035
Resource officers, school, K-12 programs: SB 5052
Resource officers, school, training and requirements: SB 5141, SSB 5141
Ridgefield High School Spudders volleyball team, congratulating: * HR 4618 (2019)
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
Running start program, summer school pilot program, establishing: HB 1459
Safety, built environment design elements for promoting: HB 1507
Safety, committee on school violence preparedness, establishing: HB 1763
Safety, multistage threat assessments in schools: SB 5216
Safety, school building engineering surveys: HB 1245
Safety, school safety and student well-being advisory committee, establishing: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
Safety, state school safety center, regional centers, and threat assessment: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
Safety, system of school safety supports: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
Safety, threat notifications to nearby schools by first responders: SB 5514, SSB 5514
Schools, governance, collaborative school-based model: SB 5170
Sexual health education, comprehensive: HB 1407, SB 5395, ESSB 5395
Sexual health education, to include consent and child support information: HB 2056
Skill centers, rural satellite and core campus, funding for: SB 5874, ESSB 5874
Social emotional learning committee, creating: SB 5082, SSB 5082, 2SSB 5082
Social emotional learning, standards and benchmarks: SB 5082, SSB 5082, 2SSB 5082
Spanish language arts standards, development and implementation: HB 1468, SB 5070
Special education, advocates, advisory committees, and cooperatives: SB 5532
Special education, assessment, students in juvenile rehabilitation institutions: SB 5962
Special education, comprehensive approach for improving: SB 5532
Special education, conditional certificate, issuance to paraeducators: HB 1658
Special education, demonstration projects and advisory group: HB 1454
Special education, excess cost allocation: HB 1093, HB 1910, SB 5312, SB 5532, SB 5736
Special education, professional development: SSB 5091
Special education, professional learning days: SB 5091
Special education, safety net funding: HB 1910, SB 5091, SSB 5091, SB 5532
Special education, service models description and IEP meetings handout: SB 5262
Special education, system for meeting needs of students with disabilities: HB 1454
Sports activities, low-income student participation: HB 1660, SHB 1660
Students, at-risk, telehealth training and treatment program to aid: SB 5389
Students, damaging school property, withholding grades for, prohibiting: HB 1715, SB 5669
Students, education rights regardless of religious beliefs/immigration status: HB 1779, SB 5834
Students, foster student scholarship program, establishing: HB 1969
Students, highly capable, programs and services for: HB 1641, SHB 1641, SB 5354
Students, homeless, building points of contact for: HB 1263, SHB 1263, SB 5324
Students, homeless, identifying and providing with housing, grant programs: HB 1263, SHB 1263, SB 5324
Students, immigrant, model policy and procedure: HB 1779, SB 5834
Students, interdistrict transfer requests, guardian's residence as factor: HB 2045
Students, K-12, internet data privacy, attorney general actions: SB 5598
Students, low-income, extracurricular activities participation: HB 1660, SHB 1660
Students, low-income, world language proficiency tests for, grants for costs: SB 5087
Students, minor parents, graduation, reality, and dual-role skills programs: HB 1327, SB 5379
Students, minor parents, transporting infant on school bus: HB 1327, SB 5379
Students, nonresident from military family, enrollment prior to arrival: HB 1210, SHB 1210, SB 5603, SSB 5603, SB 5771
Students, sex or violent offenders, district/school notification requirements: HB 1191, SHB 1191, SB 5554
Students, transgender, policy and procedure, district requirements: SB 5689
Suicide, mental health promotion and suicide prevention program, establishing: HB 1221
Supplies and clothing, back-to-school, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1559
Support staff, allocations for: HB 2084, SB 5315, SSB 5315, 2SSB 5315
Tahoma High School's We the People team, honoring: * SR 8614 (2019)
Teachers, affected by secondary traumatic stress, training to support: HB 1264, SHB 1264
Teachers, bilingual education endorsement: HB 1468, SB 5070
Teachers, certification of, basic skills assessments for applicants: HB 1621, SHB 1621, SB 5512
Teachers, certification, alternative routes and alternative route pilot program: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs, provisions: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, educator workforce supply, expanding via multiple strategies: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, full-time certificated, base compensation hours for: SB 5933
Teachers, Mandy Manning, Joel E. Ferris High School, 2018 national teacher of the year, recognizing: * HR 4604 (2019)
Teachers, mentoring, beginning educator support team program: HB 1119, SHB 1119, HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139, SB 5158
Teachers, national association certification bonuses for: HB 2012, SB 5821
Teachers, next generation science standards training for, grant program: HB 1496, SB 5576
Teachers, preparation programs and certification and endorsement: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, preparation programs, special education coursework within: SB 5532
Teachers, recruiting Washington teachers program, modifying: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, recruitment, certification, effectiveness, retention, and supports: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, reprimand expungement process: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, retired under TRS, postretirement employment: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139, SB 5801
Teachers, retired, as coaches, counselors, mentors, or student advisers: SB 5801
Teachers, student, provisions: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teachers, teacher principal evaluation program, provisions: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Teaching assistance, allocations for: HB 2084
Transitional bilingual instruction program, "eligible pupil": HB 1425, SB 5159
Transitional bilingual instruction program, endorsement or certification for: HB 1468, SB 5070
Transportation, bus driver qualifications and training: SB 5263
Transportation, contractor employee health benefits and pensions: HB 1813
Truancy, community truancy boards: HB 1106, SHB 1106
Truancy, detention for failure to comply with court order, eliminating: HB 1434, SHB 1434, SB 5290, SSB 5290
Truancy, detention when violating court order, eliminating: HB 1106, SHB 1106
Truancy, multiple approaches, juvenile court role: HB 1106, SHB 1106
Union High School Titans football team, congratulating: * HR 4605 (2019)
Vaccination, of children, personal or philosophical exemption, removing: SB 5841
Vaccination, of children, proof of immunity: HB 1019, EHB 1638, SB 5365
Vaccination, of children, vaccine safety criteria: HB 1976
Volunteers, schools/school districts, criminal records checks: HB 1833
Waivers, of state laws and rules, districts granting to schools: SB 5092
Waivers, two-credit, authority and reporting: HB 1121, SB 5146, SSB 5146
Water, lead in systems/outlets, action plans and testing for: HB 1860
Year, school days in, waivers of requirement: HB 1803
SCIENCE  SCIENCE RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; CLIMATE; ENVIRONMENT; FISH AND WILDLIFE, DEPARTMENT; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Cultural access programs, same requirements for all counties: HB 1435, SB 5792
Mount St. Helens special license plates, creating to promote science, etc.: HB 2085
SECRETARY OF STATE  SECRETARY OF STATE RSS Feed
               (See also ARCHIVES; ELECTIONS; INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM; RECORDS)
Address confidentiality program, participant property ownership assistance: HB 1643, ESHB 1643
Address confidentiality program, participant vehicle/vessel owner information: EHB 2067
Archives and records management, division of, duties: HB 1667, SB 5667
Corporations/charities, Washington state library-archives building project: HB 2015, SB 5902
Elections, Washington state library-archives building project and account: HB 2015, SB 5902
New counties, formation of, establishing procedures, secretary role: HB 1711, SB 5760
Voters' pamphlet, state, secretary's name in, prohibitions: HB 1212
SENATE RESOLUTIONS  SENATE RESOLUTIONS RSS Feed
               
Allen, Paul: * SR 8604 (2019)
Apple blossom festival and the apple blossom festival court: SR 8627
Asian Pacific American Affairs, Washington state commission on, sapphire anniversary of: * SR 8621 (2019)
Black history month: * SR 8623 (2019)
Children's day and the children of Washington: * SR 8619 (2019)
Civics education, educators, and organizations: * SR 8618 (2019)
Dairy day at the legislature: * SR 8605 (2019)
Dairy farms, men and women working on: * SR 8605 (2019)
Fishing fleet, Washington state commercial, 2019 blessing of the fleet: * SR 8616 (2019)
General strike of 1919 in Seattle and labor movement in Washington: * HR 4606 (2019), * SR 8608 (2019)
Hospitality industry in Washington: * SR 8607 (2019)
King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.: * SR 8603 (2019)
Knights of Columbus: * SR 8613 (2019)
Lunar New Year and Washington's Asian Americans: * SR 8612 (2019)
Martinez, Edgar: SR 8629
Meals on Wheels, greater Spokane county: * SR 8626 (2019)
O'Loughlin, Dorothy: * SR 8610 (2019)
Oso landslide: SR 8628
Post-traumatic stress injuries, importance of educating victims and public: * SR 8625 (2019)
Presidents' day: * SR 8617 (2019)
Reconstruction era, advances in civil rights for African-Americans during: * SR 8611 (2019)
Republic day in India, 2019: * SR 8606 (2019)
Saini, Shree: * SR 8622 (2019)
Senate organized, notification of governor: * SR 8600 (2019)
Senate rules, permanent: * ESR 8601 (2019)
Simpson, Fredi: * SR 8609 (2019)
Snow storm in February, department of enterprise services' work during: * SR 8624 (2019)
Stewart, Greg, Central Washington state fair: SR 8630
Tahoma High School's We the People team: * SR 8614 (2019)
Taiwan, Washington's commitment to: SR 8615
Women In Cloud initiative: SR 8602
SENIOR CITIZENS  SENIOR CITIZENS RSS Feed
               (See also LONG-TERM CARE; VULNERABLE ADULTS)
Continuing care retirement communities, various provisions: HB 1296, SHB 1296, SB 5796
Diapers, sales and use tax exemptions: SB 5301
Diversity, equity, and inclusion act, Washington state: SI 1000, HI 1000
Dwellings for elderly/infirm, substantial development exclusion under SMA: SB 5152
Geriatric behavioral health workers, provisions: HB 1349, SB 5454
Homeless seniors, personal care services pilot project for: HB 1859, SB 5839, SSB 5839
Manufactured/mobile home subdivisions, rural areas, for senior citizens: HB 1600
Medicare, asking congress to include dental care coverage in: SJM 8010
Property tax exemption program, disposable income: HB 1044, HB 1181, HB 1320, HB 1765, SB 5160, SB 5625
Property tax exemption program, expanding: HB 2086, SB 5390
Property tax exemption program, various provisions: HB 1765, HB 1804, HB 2086, SB 5160
Property tax, preferential rate: HB 1090
Transportation, persons with special needs, private sector providers for: HB 1472
SENTENCING  SENTENCING RSS Feed
               (See also CLEMENCY AND PARDONS BOARD; CRIMES; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE; INDETERMINATE SENTENCE REVIEW BOARD; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS; SENTENCING GUIDELINES COMMISSION; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Aggravating circumstances, code enforcement officials, assault of: SHB 1337
Animals, police, harming, class B felony when animal killed: SB 5614, SSB 5614
Assault, custodial, with prior conviction, discretionary decline hearing: SB 5880
Assault, fourth degree with sexual motivation, class C felony, when: HB 1837
Assault, of utility employee, as aggravating circumstance: HB 1380, SB 5857
Assault, second degree, as most serious offense, resentencing, when: SB 5288
Body armor, sentencing enhancement for: SB 5050
Business entities, crimes committed by, fines/legal financial obligations: HB 1252
Controlled substances, illegal consumption in child's presence, sentencing: HB 1700
Criminal sentencing, joint task force on, establishing: HB 1495, SHB 1495
Cyber harassment, renaming cyberstalking as, and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Deadly weapon enhancements, provisions: HB 1153
Death penalty, eliminating: HB 1488, SB 5339
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
Early release, when crimes committed before age 18, petitioning for: HB 1540
Electronic monitoring, various provisions: HB 1271, HB 2130
Electronic monitoring, with victim notification: SB 5149, SSB 5149
Enhancements, various: HB 1153, HB 1504, ESHB 1504, HB 1700, SB 5050
Female genital mutilation, performing on a minor, class B felony: HB 2000
Firearms, enhancements for, with body armor possession: SB 5050
Food assistance, SNAP program, unauthorized benefits, criminal penalties: SB 5531
Harassment, cyber, renaming cyberstalking as, and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Impaired driving, sentencing provisions: HB 1504, ESHB 1504
Mail, crimes of theft and possession of, modifying criteria for: HB 1719
Marijuana, possession, misdemeanor convictions, vacation of: HB 1500, SHB 1500, SB 5605
Minor child enhancements, provisions: HB 1504, ESHB 1504
Motor vehicle-related felonies, offender community custody: SB 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
Offender scores, excluding juvenile offenses from: HB 1896
Offender scores, impact of juvenile offenses: SHB 1896
Parenting sentencing alternative, modifying: SB 5291, SSB 5291, E2SSB 5291
Persistent offenders, resentencing hearings, when: SB 5288, ESSB 5288
Persistent offenders, sentencing as, criteria: SB 5491
Physical control of vehicle under the influence, provisions: HB 1269, SHB 1269, HB 1504, ESHB 1504, SB 5286, SB 5299
Post-conviction review board, renaming ISRB as: SB 5819, SSB 5819
Privacy, invasion of, physical and constructive, penalties: HB 1270
Property, crimes against, offender supervision and treatment: HB 1280
Robbery, first degree, at age 16-17, sentencing range: SB 5880
Robbery, second degree, as most serious offense, resentencing, when: SB 5288, ESSB 5288
Social media extortion, by means of threat, as felony: SB 5495
Special allegations, controlled substance illegal consumption in child's presence: HB 1700
Stalking, including electronic surveillance and modifying provisions: HB 2129
Unmanned aircraft, contraband delivery to person confined in facility: HB 1766
Unmanned aircraft, contraband delivery to sexually violent predator via: HB 1381
Violent offenses, convictions for, earned release time limits: HB 1153
SENTENCING GUIDELINES COMMISSION  SENTENCING GUIDELINES COMMISSION RSS Feed
               
Members of commission, provisions: HB 1280
SEWAGE AND SEWERS  SEWAGE AND SEWERS RSS Feed
               
Diking, drainage, and sewerage improvement districts, tax rates disclosure: SB 5024, ESSB 5024
On-site sewage systems, failures, state board of health rules adoption: HB 1471, SHB 1471
On-site sewage systems, health department easement requirement, prohibiting: HB 1338, HB 1471, SHB 1471, SB 5503
Sewerage collection businesses, tax revenues, depositing in certain account: SB 5938
Utilities, individual unit metering, when: HB 1818, SB 5775
Water-sewer districts, as broadband internet services providers: SB 5085
Water-sewer districts, commissioner insurance coverage: HB 1241, SB 5122
Water-sewer districts, tax rates disclosure: SB 5024, ESSB 5024
Water-sewer districts, unit priced public works contracting use by: SB 5381
SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS  SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS RSS Feed
               (See also CHILDREN; VICTIMS OF CRIMES)
Abuse, sexual, investigation and agency information sharing: HB 1595, SB 5461
Assault, child victim personal information, confidentiality of: HB 1505
Assault, evidence kit collection, hospitals not providing: HB 1016, SB 5910
Assault, fourth degree with sexual motivation: HB 1837
Assault, protection orders, electronic monitoring with victim notification: SB 5149, SSB 5149
Assault, protection orders, petition for: HB 1149
Assault, sexual assault kits, tracking system, and survivors: HB 1166, SHB 1166
Assault, sexual assault nurse examiners, provisions: HB 1942
Assault, when workers isolated, employer prevention role: HB 1728, SB 5258, ESSB 5258
DNA sample, collection and analysis, Jennifer and Michella's law: HB 1326, SHB 1326
Exploitation of children, sexual, adult offenders, mandatory fees: HB 1836
Exploitation of children, sexual, advertising commercial, crime of: SB 5897
Exploitation of children, sexual, AG subpoenas for service provider records: HB 1872
Exploitation of minors, sexual, investigation and agency information sharing: HB 1595, SB 5461
Exploited youth, commercially sexually, provisions: HB 1775, SHB 1775, SB 5744
Harassment, by legislators/legislative branch employees, unlawful: HB 2018, ESHB 2018
Harassment, state employee claims data, reporting of: SB 5845
Harassment, when workers isolated, employer prevention role: HB 1728, SB 5258, ESSB 5258
Harmful material, providing to a minor, as felony: HB 1235
Health care providers, sanctioned for sexual misconduct, notifying patients: HB 1198, SHB 1198
Higher education, Title IX protections and compliance, legislative task force: HB 1998
Higher education, Title IX protections and compliance, task force: ESHB 1998
Hotline/program for reporting potential criminal acts, establishing: SB 5835
Human trafficking, hearsay evidence by child under 16 concerning: SB 5885, SSB 5885
Human trafficking, noncitizen victims and 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
Indecent exposure, by biological male or female in other-sex restroom: HB 2088
Indecent exposure, to minor 14 or younger, class C felony, when: HB 1837
Minors, sexually explicit or intimate images of, minors possessing/dealing in: HB 1742
Offender registration, waiver, juveniles under special disposition alternative: SB 5351, SSB 5351
Offenders, registered, short-term lodging agreement information concerning: SB 5863
Offenses, class A felonies, earned release time limits: HB 1153
Offenses, seizure and forfeiture of property: HB 1269, SHB 1269
Prostitute, patronizing a, gross misdemeanor after first conviction: HB 1383, SHB 1383
Prostitution charges, immunity when seeking help due to certain crimes: HB 1382
Prostitution, promoting, restraining order violation, arrest for: HB 1055
Prostitution, when guilty of, age threshold and juvenile diversion: HB 1775, SHB 1775, SB 5744
Rape, third degree, lack of consent as requirement: HB 1002, SHB 1002, SB 5649
Rape, third degree, prostitution charge immunity when seeking assistance: HB 1382
Sexual motivation, assault in fourth degree with, juvenile offenders: SB 5351, SSB 5351
Sexually violent predators, adult family home placement, prohibiting: SB 5038
Sexually violent predators, conditional release of, placement and treatment: HB 1825, SB 5941
Sexually violent predators, contraband delivery by unmanned aircraft to: HB 1381
Sexually violent predators, placement of, geographical distribution: SB 5040
Sexually violent predators, secure community transition facility siting: HB 1825, SB 5941
Sexually violent predators, siting of community facilities for, work group on: HB 1828
State officers/employees, "special privileges," unwelcome sexual attention as: HB 2057
Statute of limitations, for various felony sex offenses, eliminating: HB 1234
Statute of limitations, various felony sex offenses, eliminating for: HB 1231
Statute of limitations, various felony sex offenses, eliminating or extending for: SHB 1231, SB 5649
Students, sex or violent offenders, district/school notification requirements: HB 1191, SHB 1191, SB 5554
SEXUAL ORIENTATION  SEXUAL ORIENTATION RSS Feed
               (See also DISCRIMINATION; GENDER IDENTITY; MINORITIES; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Crime victim's sexual orientation, defenses based on, limiting: HB 1687
Diversity, equity, and inclusion act, Washington state: SI 1000, HI 1000
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender coordinator, creating for veterans: HB 1650
LGBTQ commission, Washington state, establishing: HB 2065, SB 5356
Protection orders, extreme risk, when threat of harm to certain groups: SB 5745, SSB 5745
Reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
Veterans, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer coordinator, creating: SB 5900
SHELLFISH  SHELLFISH RSS Feed
               (See also FISHING)
Aquaculture, chemical control of burrowing shrimp: HB 1037, HB 1611, SB 5626
Imidacloprid, in shellfish beds: HB 1037, HB 1611, SB 5626
Oysters, native, fish habitat projects to include restoration of: SB 5404
Razor clam, Pacific, as official state clam: HB 1061
SHERIFFS AND POLICE CHIEFS, WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION OF (WASPC)  SHERIFFS AND POLICE CHIEFS, WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION OF (WASPC) RSS Feed
               (See also LAW ENFORCEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL)
Behavioral health needs, criminal justice system-involved persons with, grant program: HB 1767
Proactive policing grant program, developing and implementing: HB 1501
School resource officers, model agreement and grant program: SB 5052
Solitary confinement, use monitoring and reporting, WASPC role: HB 2080
SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT  SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT RSS Feed
               
Aquatic lands, tidelands/shorelands, leasing, re-leasing, and platting of: HB 1849, SB 5852
Bulkheads and bank protection structures, SEPA exemption: HB 1031
Dredged materials, disposal of, where and when: HB 1480
Roads, county, by water bodies, vacation when safety hazard: SB 5613
Substantial development, excluding certain dwellings for elderly/infirm: SB 5152
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT  SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE; DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH; LONG-TERM CARE; MENTAL HEALTH; VULNERABLE ADULTS)
Behavioral health, full integration implementation, DSHS role: HB 1393, SHB 1393, SB 5432
Child support, pass-through payments, reinstating, DSHS role: HB 1136, SHB 1136, SB 5144, SSB 5144
Contractors, private, for various services, labor neutrality agreements: SB 5295
Deaf and hard of hearing, office of, assistive technology materials: HB 1078, ESB 5210
Developmental disabilities, persons with, rights as clients of DSHS: HB 1651, SHB 1651, SB 5843
Homeless seniors/persons with disabilities, personal care services pilot: HB 1859, SB 5839, SSB 5839
Interpreter services, for sensory-impaired public assistance applicants: SB 5558
Long-term care, insurance benefit for, DSHS role: HB 1087, SHB 1087, 2SHB 1087, SB 5331, SSB 5331
Offices, local community services, boards of advisors for, establishing: SB 5493
Psychiatric hospitals, state, department of behavioral health facilities, creating: HB 2054
Sexually violent predators, less restrictive placement services, reviewing: SB 5040
Social workers, DSHS, professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
Traumatic brain injuries, in domestic violence cases, educational handout: HB 1532, ESB 5573
SOLID WASTE  SOLID WASTE RSS Feed
               
Burning of solid waste, to produce renewable energy: SB 5747
Collection districts, tax rates disclosure: SB 5024, ESSB 5024
Composting, in public schools, student opportunity: SB 5187
Composting, marketing compostability of plastic products, requirements: HB 1569, ESHB 1569
Composting, protecting from nuisance lawsuits: HB 1167, SB 5476
Disposal districts, tax rates disclosure: SB 5024, ESSB 5024
Dredged materials, disposal of, where and when: HB 1480
Food waste and wasted food, reducing: HB 1114, SHB 1114
Industrial waste coordination program and waste heat/materials use projects: HB 2079, SB 5936
Litter control, highway-focused, funding: SSB 5093, 2SSB 5093
Litter control, highway-focused, program and funding: SB 5093
Litter control, volunteer programs, review of: SB 5265
Littering, penalties for: HB 1088, SHB 1088
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 pollution prevention, marine, requesting action via new trade agreements with China: SJM 8009
Processing, export, and disposal of waste, economic analysis of: HB 1665
Recyclable material and solid waste activities, economic analysis of: HB 1665
Recycling development center, with advisory board, creating: HB 1543, SHB 1543, E2SHB 1543, SB 5545
Recycling, contamination reduction and outreach plans, local and state: HB 1543, SHB 1543, E2SHB 1543, SB 5545
Recycling, in public schools, student opportunity: SB 5187
Recycling, practices, commingling programs, costs, and sites/centers: HB 1795, SB 5854
Recycling, stakeholder work group, convening: HB 1795, SB 5854
Straws for beverages, plastic, prohibition: SB 5077
SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS  SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS RSS Feed
               (See also AERONAUTICS; CITIES AND TOWNS; COUNTIES; DIKING AND DRAINAGE; FIRE PROTECTION; HUMAN REMAINS; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; OUTDOOR RECREATION; PARKING; PARKS; PEST CONTROL AND PESTICIDES; PORT DISTRICTS; PUBLIC FACILITIES DISTRICTS; PUBLIC TRANSIT; SEWAGE AND SEWERS; SOLID WASTE; UTILITIES; WATER)
Annexation, unincorporated areas, interlocal agreement with code city: SSB 5522
Broadband infrastructure, grant and loan program for political subdivisions: HB 1606
Deannexation of portion of certain districts, when: HB 2044, SHB 2044
Governing bodies, member elections when modifying districting plans: SB 5266, SSB 5266
Officials, candidates for, campaign contribution limits, when: SB 5309
Public records requests, districts with office hours fewer than 30: SB 5787
Tax rates, disclosure by various districts: SB 5024, ESSB 5024, SB 5631
Vehicle maintenance/repair, agreements for fire protection districts to provide: HB 1669, SB 5670
Vehicles, electric, public agencies switching to: HB 1832
Voting, ranked choice, optional use by various districts: HB 1722, SB 5708
SPORTS AND RECREATION  SPORTS AND RECREATION RSS Feed
               (See also STADIUMS AND OTHER VENUES)
Athletes, intercollegiate, compensation of, unfair practices: HB 1084, SB 5875, SSB 5875
Athletic trainers, regulatory provisions: HB 1689, SB 5688
Baseball, Edgar Martinez, honoring: HR 4609, SR 8629
Baseball, Melvin "Mel" Stottlemyre, Sr., recognizing: * HR 4603 (2019)
Basketball, Seattle Storm special license plates, creating to fund youth programs: HB 2062, SB 5930
Fitness centers, safety and sanitation: SB 5553, SSB 5553
Football, Hockinson High School Hawks, congratulating: * HR 4616 (2019)
Football, Union High School Titans, congratulating: * HR 4605 (2019)
Ice hockey, practice facilities, sales/use taxes deferral: HB 1839, SB 5813
School sports, low-income student participation: HB 1660, SHB 1660
Stadiums or raceways, outdoor marijuana advertising at, when: SB 5969
Tickets, resellers of, licensing and regulation: SB 5321, SSB 5321
Track and field, Gary Baskett, Mead High School head coach: * HR 4615 (2019)
Track and field, Joan Benoit Samuelson, renaming Olympia's Marathon Park after: SCR 8403
Volleyball, Ridgefield High School Spudders, congratulating: * HR 4618 (2019)
Wagering on horse races, authority and requirements: HB 1992
Wagering on sporting events, operation by tribal casinos, authorizing: HB 1975
Youth recreational organizations, certified child safety policy and pilot: HB 1140, SB 5161
Youth sports, concussions in, informational web site: SB 5238
STADIUMS AND OTHER VENUES  STADIUMS AND OTHER VENUES RSS Feed
               
Arenas and other eligible projects, sales and use taxes deferral: HB 1839, SB 5813
Marijuana businesses, outdoor advertising at stadium or raceway, when: SB 5969
Ticket sellers, web sites of, selling software to interfere with, prohibition: HB 1762
STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS  STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; BUILDINGS, STATE; CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; ENTERPRISE SERVICES, DEPARTMENT; ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT; OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; PUBLIC LANDS; PUBLIC WORKS; RECORDS; REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS; STATE GOVERNMENT; STUDIES; WASHINGTON ADMINISTRATIVE CODE)
Art, appropriations to agencies for: HB 1318, SB 5375
Automated decision systems, agency development, procurement, and use of: HB 1655, SB 5527
Behavioral health facilities, department of, creating: HB 2054
Boards, advisory boards and committees, as public agencies, when: HB 1782
Boards, board of tax appeals, replacing with tax court for state: SB 5632
Boards, climate oversight board, creating: SB 5981
Boards, community aviation revitalization board, convening: HB 1456, SB 5011, SSB 5011
Boards, healthy energy workers board, establishing: SB 5627
Boards, liquor and cannabis board, rule making and technical corrections: SB 5296
Boards, Native American opportunity scholarship board, creating: HB 2001, SHB 2001, SB 5709
Boards, occupational boards, occupational board reform act: HB 1770
Boards, productivity board, reestablishment, duties, and programs of: SB 5095
Boards, professional engineers and land surveyors, state board of registration for, as separate agency: SB 5443
Boards, Washington investment trust advisory and transition boards, creating: SB 5949
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, higher education institutions: SB 5960
Commission, interstate commission of nurse licensure compact administrators: HB 1882, SB 5460
Commissions, Asian Pacific American affairs, commission on, sapphire anniversary of: * SR 8621 (2019)
Commissions, commission on statewide school district reorganization, establishing: SB 5269
Commissions, commission on student learning, repealing remaining section: HB 1120, SB 5068
Commissions, diversity, equity, and inclusion, governor's commission on, creating: SI 1000, HI 1000
Commissions, health care rate-setting commission, establishing: HB 1693
Commissions, long-term services and supports trust commission, establishing: HB 1087, SHB 1087, 2SHB 1087, SB 5331, SSB 5331
Commissions, state commercial aviation coordinating commission, creating: HB 1683, SB 5370
Commissions, Washington cannabis commission, creating: HB 1974
Commissions, Washington investment trust commission, creating: SB 5949
Commissions, Washington state LGBTQ commission, establishing: HB 2065, SB 5356
Continuity of government, after catastrophic incident: HB 1077, HJR 4200, SB 5012, SSB 5012, SJR 8200
Equity, Washington state office of, establishing: HB 1783, SHB 1783, 2SHB 1783, SB 5776
Expenditure information web site, state, accessibility from taxes database: SB 5631
Facial recognition technology, government use, prohibitions: HB 1654, SB 5528
Federal government, state agency agreements with, reporting to legislature: HB 1613
Fee increases, simple majority vote by legislature: HJR 4206
Gubernatorial appointments, background check information for, providing: SB 5968
Health security trust, Washington, and standing committees, creating: HB 1104
Health trust, whole Washington, creating: SB 5222
Hiring, from in-state and out-of-state, reporting: SB 5101
Information technology, cloud computing solutions and migration: SB 5662
Information technology, modular contracting for procurement: HB 1844
Information technology, payment credentials stored on data systems: HB 1840
Investment portfolios, separately managed, for governmental entities: HB 1284, SHB 1284, SB 5306
Investment trust, Washington, creating: SB 5949
Journals, peer-reviewed, electronic access for state employees, studying: HB 1363, SB 5504
Officials, elected executive, high school assessments completion by: HB 1478
Personal data, public agency use of, data management and protection act: SB 5377
Procurement, "contracting out" requirements and contractor ethics: HB 1521, SHB 1521, 2SHB 1521, SB 5655
Procurement, automated decision systems for agency use: HB 1655, SB 5527
Procurement, awarding percentage to veteran-owned businesses: SB 5762
Procurement, contracts for services, computer work hours verification: HB 1744, SB 5809
Procurement, electric vehicles, state agencies switching to: HB 1832
Procurement, energy service contractors, performance-based contracts: SB 5308
Procurement, facial recognition technology, prohibitions: HB 1654, SB 5528
Procurement, hydrofluorocarbons, alternatives to products that use: HB 1112, SHB 1112, SB 5426
Procurement, private contractors for services, labor neutrality agreements: SB 5295
Property, seizure by agencies and forfeiture: HB 1269, SHB 1269
Secure choice retirement savings trust, creating: SB 5740
Telecommunications, cloud computing solutions and migration: SB 5662
Volunteer programs, in state government, review of: SB 5265
Wages, payment of, governmental employers requiring working without: SB 5707
Washington community development authority, creating: HB 2091, SB 5084
STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL  STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL RSS Feed
               
Clam, official state, Pacific razor clam as: HB 1061
Cryptid, official state, designating Sasquatch/Bigfoot as: SB 5615
Peace monument, official state, peace arch as: SB 5953
STATE GOVERNMENT  STATE GOVERNMENT RSS Feed
               (See also BUILDINGS, STATE; CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT; GOVERNOR; LEGISLATURE; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS; STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL)
Continuity of government, after catastrophic incident: HB 1077, HJR 4200, SB 5012, SSB 5012, SJR 8200
Elected officials, solemnizing of marriages by, when: HB 1192, SHB 1192
Expenditure limit, state, adjusting due to transfers from "related funds": SB 5609
Investment trust, Washington, creating: SB 5949
Private property rights, international law or accords infringing, prohibitions: HB 1617
Revenue, state revenue reform legislative task force, creating: SB 5541
State of Liberty, creating from eastern Washington, petitioning congress for consent: HJM 4003
State of Liberty, establishing from eastern portions of Washington: HB 1509
State of state message, joint legislative session for: * HCR 4400 (2019)
Taiwan, Washington's commitment to, reaffirming: SR 8615
Volunteer programs, in state government, review of: SB 5265
Women in public office, supporting success of: * HR 4624 (2019)
STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL  STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL RSS Feed
               (See also COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES; STUDIES)
Assistance for students, homeless or formerly in foster care, pilot program: HB 1572, SB 5800
Behavioral health students, internships/supervision, grant program, studying: HB 1668
Complaints, student complaint portal, modifications, SAC role: HB 2014
Evergreen promise pilot program and award, establishing, council role: SB 5884
For-profit and formerly for-profit institutions, regulating: HB 1124, SHB 1124
For-profit institutions and private vocational schools, ombuds office, creating: HB 1124, SHB 1124
Washington children's educational savings account program, establishing: HB 1592, SHB 1592, SB 5704
Washington income share agreement pilot program, creating, council role: SB 5774
Washington student loan refinancing program, creating, council role: SB 5774
STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, OFFICE  STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, OFFICE RSS Feed
               (See also COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES; COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES; STUDIES)
College bound dual enrollment scholarship program, creating: SB 5727
Educator conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs, office role: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Evergreen promise pilot program and award, establishing, office role: SB 5884
Washington college promise scholarship program, creating: HB 1340, SHB 1340, SB 5393, SSB 5393
Washington student loan program, creating: HB 1542, SHB 1542
STUDIES  STUDIES RSS Feed
               
Aircraft, electric or hybrid-electric for commercial travel: HB 1397
Behavioral health students, internships/supervision, grant program: HB 1668
Bridge, additional Washington-Oregon, options for: HB 1835
Child care regulations, cost of, work group to study: HB 1392, SHB 1392
Commercial and treaty fisher's gear, lost or damaged: HB 1610
Commercial office space, tax incentives for developing: HB 1746
Corrections, department of, workload study of community corrections division: HB 1280
Distributed energy, resources growth, utility capital expenditures due to: HB 1127
Educational service districts, employee health benefits and SEBB participation: HB 2096
Electric utility interstate organized energy market participation: SHB 1211, 2SHB 1211, SSB 5116
Electric vehicle adoption, by lower income residents, barriers to: HB 2042
Elk, agricultural land damage minimization: HB 2055
Evergreen promise pilot and Seattle promise programs, effectiveness of: SB 5884
Ferry service, passenger-only between Olympia and Seattle: SB 5157
Firearm background checks, single/full point of contact system, feasibility: HB 1949, SHB 1949
Health security trust, Washington, benefits for injured workers under: HB 1104
Historical figure to represent Washington state, creating work group to study: SB 5237
Imidacloprid use in shellfish beds to control burrowing shrimp: HB 1611, SB 5626
Lenin, Vladimir, statute in Seattle of, replacing of, work group to study: HB 2120
Local governments' revenue capacity: HB 1008, SHB 1008
Low-carbon transportation network, transitioning to: HB 2042
Medical school graduates, international, full use of: HB 2104, SB 5846, SSB 5846
Monument, global war on terror, service members who died in, feasibility study: SB 5712
Motion picture competitiveness program, as economic development tool: SB 5943
Natural disasters and resiliency activities, work group to study: HB 1040, SHB 1040, SB 5106, SSB 5106
Orcas, southern resident, disturbance and noise impact: SHB 1580
Promise program, new Washington, effectiveness: HB 1123
Refrigerants, low global warming potential: HB 1112, SHB 1112, SB 5426
Renewable energy systems, studying in order to encourage: HB 1862, SB 5223, SSB 5223
School safety, first responder building mapping information system: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
State employees, electronic access to peer-reviewed journals: HB 1363, SB 5504
Streambeds, human-caused disturbances, scientific literature review: HB 1404
Traffic flow, on I-405 and SR-167, suspending toll lanes in order to study: SB 5856
Universal health care system, establishment in Washington: HB 1877, SB 5822, SSB 5822
Unlawful detainer, proceedings, attorney representation of tenant: SB 5907, SSB 5907
Wage boards, eligible beneficiaries and covered intermediary employees: HB 1601
Wildfires, 2014 Carlton complex/2015 Okanogan complex fires: HB 1941
Workers' boards, eligible beneficiaries and covered intermediary employees: SB 5690
SUBDIVISIONS  SUBDIVISIONS RSS Feed
               (See also BOUNDARIES; REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY)
Manufactured/mobile home subdivisions, rural areas, for senior citizens: HB 1600
Short subdivision, definition: HB 1690, ESB 5008
Tiny houses, and tiny houses with wheels, siting of: SB 5383
SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI)  SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI) RSS Feed
               (See also SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Early learning, basic education program of, OSPI role in establishing: SB 5757
Equity and cultural competency, center for, establishing in OSPI: HB 1914, SB 5908
Ethnic studies, requirements and advisory committee, OSPI role: HB 1314, SHB 1314, SB 5023, SSB 5023
Heritage language grant program, OSPI role: HB 1322, SB 5607
High school STEM literacy and high technology assessment, advisory board: HB 1599
High school trade skills aptitude assessment, advisory board: HB 1599
K-12 dual language grant program, OSPI role: HB 1322, SB 5607
Learning assistance program, panel of expert concerning best practices: HB 1182, SHB 1182
Meal programs, free or reduced-price, OSPI role: HB 1685, HB 1892
Meals, lunch period duration, demonstration sites and grants, OSPI role: HB 1272, SHB 1272, 2SHB 1272
Public speaking and leadership, pilot project grant program, OSPI role: HB 1475
Safety, system of school safety supports, OSPI role: HB 1216, SHB 1216, 2SHB 1216, SB 5317, SSB 5317, 2SSB 5317
School resource officers, OSPI role: SB 5052
Spanish language arts standards, OSPI role: HB 1468, SB 5070
Special education, demonstration projects and advisory group, OSPI role: HB 1454
Special education, service models description and IEP meetings handout: SB 5262
Transgender students, policy and procedure, OSPI role: SB 5689