Topical Index

SALES  SALES RSS Feed
               (See also ANIMALS; MOTOR VEHICLES; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - EXCISE; TAXES - LODGING; TAXES - SALES; TAXES - USE)
Bad debts of buyers, B&O tax deduction and sales/use tax credit/refund for sellers for, narrowing: HB 1539
Bags, carryout, compliant paper, use of nonwood renewable fiber derived from wheat straw in: SHB 1145
Bags, carryout, recycled content paper, use of nonwood renewable fiber in: HB 1145
Bags, carryout, reusable plastic or recycled content paper, delaying requirements for: HB 1053, SHB 1053
Fireworks, consumer, city or county limits or prohibition: HB 1059, SHB 1059
Online marketplaces, high-volume third-party sellers on, requirements: HB 1543
Price increases, excessive/unjustified during state of emergency, prohibiting: SB 5191, SSB 5191
Telephone solicitations, commercial, requirements for, modifying: HB 1497
SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE  SCHOOL DIRECTORS' ASSOCIATION, WASHINGTON STATE RSS Feed
               
Epilepsy/seizure disorders, students with, requirements, model policy/procedure for, WSSDA role: HB 1085
Government-to-government task force, tribal consultation training and schedule: SB 5252
Indian tribes and school districts, data sharing agreements between, model for: SB 5252
Indian tribes and school districts, tribal councils and boards, regional meetings: SB 5252
Language access programs, for culturally responsive systemic family engagement, model policy/procedures: HB 1153, SHB 1153
Native education, office of, WSSDA partnering with, for certain data gathering: SB 5252
Racism, institutional, training for school boards in dismantling, role of association: SB 5044, ESSB 5044
Stress, secondary traumatic, in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address, WSSDA role: HB 1363, SHB 1363
SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS  SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS RSS Feed
               (See also CHILDREN; HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS; SCIENCE; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - PROPERTY)
Administrators, continuing education, to include equity-based practices/national standards/indigenous communities: HB 1426
Administrators, preparation programs, Indian history/culture/government in: SB 5161
Apprenticeship programs, regional, through educational service districts, establishing: HB 1536
Attendance, community truancy boards, renaming as community engagement boards: HB 1113, SHB 1113, SB 5153
Attendance, reducing absences with multitiered and culturally/linguistically responsive supports system: HB 1113, SB 5153
Attendance, unexcused absences and truancy petitions: HB 1113, SHB 1113, SB 5153
Bonds and payment levies, school district, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5386, SJR 8204
Bonds and payment levies, school district, simple majority to authorize: HB 1226, HJR 4200
Bonds, for capital projects, bond authorization training for district boards of directors: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Buildings, public school, statewide first responder building mapping information system data, transfer to OSPI: HB 1484
Buses, drivers employed by private entity contractor, entity to provide health/pension benefits for: SB 5326
Calendar, year-round school, implementing, program for: SB 5147, SSB 5147
Career and technical education, career-connected program in agriculture, food, and natural resource sciences: HB 1544
Career and technical education, skill center programs class size, reducing: HB 1415
Charter schools, college in the high school programs, provisions governing: HB 1302, SHB 1302
Charter schools, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Charter schools, establishing, extending time frame for: HB 1195, SB 5443
Charter schools, establishing, time frame for: HB 1079
Charter schools, K-12 safety and security services and staff, requirements and training: HB 1214, SHB 1214
Charter schools, learning devices/computers/peripheral devices in, plan and programs for: HB 1365, HB 1450
Charter schools, resumption of in-person instruction, as required learning option, when: SB 5464
Charter schools, student transportation services during remote instruction: 2SSB 5128
Chinese American history month, each January as, designation of, and school activities commemorating: SB 5264
College in the high school programs, including charter and tribal schools, provisions governing: HB 1302, SHB 1302
College in the high school programs, statutory provisions governing, reorganizing and clarifying: HB 1302, SHB 1302
Communism, history and negative effects of, studying, as graduation requirement: SB 5374
Computer science, certificated teacher endorsements in elementary and secondary, developing standards for: SB 5389
Computer science, substituting for 3rd-year math or science course, for purposes of graduation requirements: SB 5299
Constitution, U.S., study of, meeting graduation requirement via heritage guide to constitution: SB 5374
Construction, personal service contracts, public works contractor criteria: SB 5017
Construction, qualifying, labor/materials used for, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 1235
Contracts, public works/procurement, exempt from certain bidding requirements, awarding to small businesses, when: SB 5458
Counselors, comprehensive school counseling program, developing and implementing: SB 5030, SSB 5030
COVID-19 pandemic, creating COVID-19 K-12 response account for school efforts to respond to: HB 1334
COVID-19, academic deficits caused by, addressing via learning assistance program appropriations: HB 1208
COVID-19, academic/nonacademic needs due to, addressing via learning assistance program appropriations: SHB 1208
COVID-19, damage/loss/injury/death claims related to infection, school immunity from liability for, when: HB 1338
COVID-19, elementary/secondary school emergency relief fund, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
COVID-19, enrollment stabilization allocations for local education agencies due to, when: HB 1476
COVID-19, governor emergency education relief fund, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
COVID-19, learning loss/missed extracurricular activities, bridge year pilot program establishment to address: SB 5265
COVID-19, school opening metrics for education modality, positivity standard as basis: SB 5037
COVID-19, school resumption of in-person instruction, as required learning option, when: SB 5464
COVID-19, schools resuming in-person instruction, prioritizing delivery to certain students: HB 1366, SHB 1366
COVID-19, schools with reopening plans, immunity from liability for certain COVID infection-related claims: HB 1338
COVID-19, students impacted by, limited mental health staff certificate for counseling of: HB 1444
Cultural access programs, sales/use tax for, imposition by a city, when: HB 1058
Discipline, actions due to student damage to property, revising provisions: HB 1176, ESHB 1176
Districts, boards of directors, bond authorization training for: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Districts, boards of directors, qualifications for director candidates: SB 5340, SSB 5340
Districts, Federal Way, compensation regionalization factor: HB 1077
Districts, funds, depreciation subfund for facility/equipment needs, establishing: SB 5202
Districts, ranked choice voting for directors: HB 1156, SHB 1156
Districts, serving low-income communities, participation in federal tax credit programs to finance facilities: SB 5181, SSB 5181
Districts, superintendents, salaries of, limiting basic education allocations use for: SB 5442
Districts, tribal leaders congress on education collaboration with: SB 5252
Education ombuds, office of, services available through, notifications by public schools of: SB 5376, SSB 5376
Education policy, elementary/secondary, proposed legislation on, equity impact statements for, when: SHB 1264
Educational service districts, bond authorization training for boards of directors, role of ESDs: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Educational service districts, contracts with agencies/schools/colleges/entities, board authority for: HB 1066
Educational service districts, digital navigator program for learning devices training/technical support: HB 1365, HB 1450
Educational service districts, procurement program for learning devices/computers/peripheral devices: HB 1365, HB 1450
Educational service districts, regional apprenticeship programs through, establishing: HB 1536
Educators, future educators month, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2021)
Employees, certificated instructional staff, adding experience factors to regionalization factors for compensation: HB 1419
Employees, compensation, basic education allocations for, rebasing of: HB 1266
Employees, compensation, K-12 basic education compensation advisory committee, establishing: HB 1266
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for certain districts: HB 1077
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for districts, rebasing by adding experience factors, when: HB 1419
Employees, compensation, regionalization factors for districts, rebasing of: HB 1266
Employees, housing for, school district role and tax exemption: SB 5043
Employees, retired/disabled under TRS, PEBB medical/dental plans for: HB 1040
Employees, secondary traumatic stress in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address: HB 1363, SHB 1363
Extended learning opportunity program, expanding to include 9th and 10th grades: HB 1208, SHB 1208
Facilities/equipment, depreciation subfund for, establishing: SB 5202
Firearms, school personnel possession with valid concealed pistol license: HB 1481
Foster care, students in, building point of contact in all K-12 public schools for: SB 5184
Funding, state, allocations distribution formula for: HB 1415
Grades/transcripts, withholding for student damage to property, prohibiting: HB 1176, ESHB 1176
Graduation requirements, career and college ready, provisions: HB 1162, SHB 1162, HB 1396
Graduation requirements, changes to and emergency waivers of: HB 1162, SHB 1162
Graduation requirements, communism, history and negative effects of, studying: SB 5374
Graduation requirements, credit/subject area, emergency waivers for individual students: * EHB 1121 (2021)
Graduation requirements, graduation pathway options, performance exhibition as additional option: SHB 1162
Graduation requirements, graduation pathway options, portfolio submission as additional option: HB 1162
Graduation requirements, minimum, reducing credit requirement: HB 1162, SHB 1162
Graduation requirements, substituting computer science for 3rd-year math or science course: SB 5299
Graduation requirements, U.S. constitution, study of, meeting via heritage guide to constitution: SB 5374
Graduation requirements, U.S. history and government minimum credits, increasing: HB 1396
Health centers, school-based health center program office, establishing: HB 1225, SHB 1225
Health education, public health education advisory committee, convening: HB 1149
Health education, public health knowledge/skills needed by students in grades 9-12: HB 1149
Health, epilepsy/seizure disorders, students with, health plans and parent-designated adults for: HB 1085
Health, medication administration, certain nasal sprays, revising provisions: HB 1085
Health-related measures, restricting education participation due to declining to comply with, prohibiting: HB 1305, HB 1317
Health/behavioral health, school-based health center program office, establishing: HB 1225, SHB 1225
Health/behavioral health, suicide prevention/mental health/substance use/eating disorders information for students: HB 1373, SHB 1373
Henrietta Lacks Health and Bioscience High School, recognizing Henrietta Lacks' contribution to medicine: * SR 8604 (2021)
History/government, United States, minimum credits for graduation of, increasing: HB 1396
Home-based instruction, K-12 education scholarship program, as voucher program, establishing: HB 1215
Immunization, COVID-19 vaccine, prioritizing school teachers and classified/private school staff for receipt of: HB 1420
Immunization, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, exemption when medical/philosophical/religious objection: HB 1065
Immunization, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, prohibitions and exemption: HB 1065
Immunization, measles-mumps-rubella, philosophical or personal objection: HB 1006
Immunization, rule/ordinance/order/policy requiring receipt for COVID of, prohibiting: SB 5144
Indian history/culture/government of nearest tribe, in social studies: SB 5161
Indian names/symbols/images, use by public schools as mascots/logos/team names, prohibiting: HB 1356, SHB 1356, SB 5450
Indian tribal consultation training and schedule, school district collaboration on: SB 5252
Indian tribal schools, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Indian tribal schools, lead in drinking water, sampling/testing at outlets for, opting into: HB 1139, SHB 1139
Indian tribal schools, resumption of in-person instruction, as required learning option, when: SB 5464
Indian tribal schools, student transportation services during remote instruction: 2SSB 5128
Indian tribes and districts, data sharing agreements between, model for: SB 5252
Indian tribes and districts, tribal councils and boards, regional meetings: SB 5252
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of agencies and advisory group: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of agencies and work group: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education accountability work group, establishing: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education structure and accountability advisory group, establishing: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
Institutional education system, reformed, establishment/implementation/funding recommendations: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
K-12 schools, public and private, education vouchers for, at request of parents: SB 5205
Language access programs, for culturally responsive systemic family engagement, districts to implement: HB 1153, SHB 1153
Learning assistance program, addressing COVID-caused academic deficits using appropriations for: HB 1208
Learning assistance program, addressing COVID-related academic/nonacademic needs using appropriations for: SHB 1208
Learning devices, digital navigator program for training and technical support: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning devices, student learning device grant program, establishing, OSPI role: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning devices/computers/peripheral devices, procurement program for: HB 1365, HB 1450
Learning loss/missed extracurricular activities due to COVID, bridge year pilot program, establishing: SB 5265
Learning opportunities, career-connected, in agriculture, food, and natural resource sciences: HB 1544
Levies for schools, authorization of, information for public about, district to use standardized template for: SB 5334
Levies for schools, capital projects bond authorization training for district boards of directors: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Levies for schools, enrichment, expenditure requirements, when audit shows failure to comply, penalty, removing: HB 1500
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5386, SJR 8204
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, simple majority to authorize: HB 1226, HJR 4200
Levies for schools, state and state additional property taxes, eliminating over four years: HB 1371
Levies for schools, state property tax, limitations upon, part I and part II highest lawful levy amounts: HB 1358
Levies for schools, state/local enrichment, single-family homes with children home-/private-schooled, exemption: SB 5257
Mascots/logos/team names, public school use of Native American names/symbols/images as, prohibiting: HB 1356, SHB 1356, SB 5450
Mastery-based learning, barriers to, work group on, cross-disciplinary student skills profile, developing: SB 5249, SSB 5249
Meal programs, reduced-price lunches, eliminating copays: EHB 1342
Media literacy and digital citizenship, supporting through district leadership teams, grant program: SB 5242
Menstrual hygiene products, in gender-neutral and female-student bathrooms, providing: HB 1273, ESHB 1273, SB 5070
Menstrual hygiene products, in school health room/other location in school with grades 3 through 5, providing: ESHB 1273
Outdoor/nature-based education programs in schools, pilot project for, establishing: HB 1466
Physical education, credits, earning via voluntary community service actions: HB 1452
Principals, future educators month, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2021)
Principals, preparation programs, Indian history/culture/government in: SB 5161
Private schools and tutoring services, student scholarship organizations providing scholarships for: SB 5200
Private schools, drinking water sampling/testing for lead, requirements: HB 1139, SHB 1139
Private schools, instructional hours and days/year, emergency waiver: * EHB 1131 (2021)
Private schools, K-12 education scholarship program, as voucher program, establishing: HB 1215
Private schools, K-12 education vouchers for public and, at request of parents: SB 5205
Professional learning days, for institutional education program staff: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
Professional learning days, training in equity/diversity/inclusion/antiracism/cultural competency: SB 5044, ESSB 5044
Public speaking and confidence/leadership, pilot project grant program for: HB 1270
Racism, institutional, training for staff/boards/superintendents in dismantling: SB 5044, ESSB 5044
Residential schools or juvenile detention facilities, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Residential schools, institutional education program, duties of agencies and accountability work group: HB 1295
Residential schools, institutional education program, duties of agencies and structure/accountability advisory group: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
Safety, bicycle and pedestrian programs, duties of: HB 1039
Safety, pedestrian and bicycle curriculum for, updating: HB 1039
Safety, safe routes to school program, grant funding under, when: HB 1039
Safety/security services, K-12, provided by classified staff or contractors, requirements and training program: HB 1214, SHB 1214
Sexual health education, comprehensive, compliance dates for, delaying: HB 1422
Skill center programs, career and technical education class size for, reducing: HB 1415
Special education, enrollment stabilization allocations for, when: HB 1476
Special education, students with IEPs, in-person instruction resumption priority groups for delivery to include: SHB 1366
Sports, high school, bridge year pilot program for addressing missed opportunities, establishing: SB 5265
Sports, school team names, using Native American names/symbols for, prohibiting: HB 1356, SHB 1356, SB 5450
Staff, equity/diversity/inclusion/antiracism/cultural competency training for: SB 5044, ESSB 5044
Staff, limited mental health staff certificate, for counseling of students impacted by COVID-19: HB 1444
Staff, secondary traumatic stress in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address: HB 1363, SHB 1363
Student learning, center for improvement of, duties: HB 1208, SHB 1208
Students not meeting academic standards, performance goals for, adopting/revising: HB 1208, SHB 1208
Students, highly capable, programs and services for: HB 1404
Students, resumption of in-person instruction to prioritize delivery to certain groups of: HB 1366, SHB 1366
Students, with disabilities, improving attendance via necessary services: HB 1113, SB 5153
Students, with epilepsy/seizure disorders, health plans and parent-designated adults: HB 1085
Teachers, certificated instructional staff experience factors, adding to regionalization factors for compensation: HB 1419
Teachers, certification, cultural competency standards, rubric for measuring: SB 5057
Teachers, compensation, basic education allocations for, rebasing of: HB 1266
Teachers, continuing education, to include equity-based school practices: HB 1426
Teachers, future educators month, celebrating: * SR 8605 (2021)
Teachers, housing for, school district role and tax exemption: SB 5043
Teachers, residency certification, evaluation and recommendation for: HB 1028, SHB 1028
Teachers, residency certification, evidence-based assessment of teaching effectiveness for, repealing: HB 1028, SHB 1028
Teachers, residency certification, removing assessment requirement for: SB 5057
Teachers, training in equity/diversity/inclusion/antiracism/cultural competency for: SB 5044, ESSB 5044
Technology, equity gaps in public schools, state plan for reducing: HB 1365, HB 1450
Transportation, during emergency, expanded services/funds allocation calculations, during remote instruction: SB 5128, SSB 5128, 2SSB 5128
Transportation, private entity contractors providing, entity to provide health/pension benefits for its employees: SB 5326
Universal teleconnect service program, state, establishing: HB 1460
Vaccination, COVID-19 vaccine, prioritizing school teachers and classified/private school staff for receipt of: HB 1420
Vaccination, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, exemption when medical/philosophical/religious objection: HB 1065
Vaccination, law/rule/order requiring receipt of, prohibitions and exemption: HB 1065
Vaccination, measles-mumps-rubella, philosophical or personal objection: HB 1006
Vaccination, rule/ordinance/order/policy requiring receipt for COVID of, prohibiting: SB 5144
Water, lead in, sampling/testing at drinking water outlets, requirements: HB 1139, SHB 1139
Year, 12-month school, extending number of days to, program for: SB 5147
SCIENCE  SCIENCE RSS Feed
               (See also COMPUTERS; MANUFACTURING AND TECHNOLOGY; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; SCIENCE, WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF)
Best available science, using for critical areas and fish/wildlife habitat conservation areas under GMA: SB 5314
Cultural access programs, sales/use tax for, imposition by a city, when: HB 1058
Mount St. Helens special license plates, creating to promote science, etc.: HB 1252
Youth educational programming, capital facilities used for, deferred local sales/use tax funds use for: SB 5080, SSB 5080
SCIENCE, WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF  SCIENCE, WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF RSS Feed
               
Pinniped predation, effect on chinook salmon, appropriate management actions, management panel to assess: SB 5404
Pinniped predation, effect on salmon/steelhead, appropriate management actions, management panel to assess: SSB 5404
Pinniped predation, extent/effect on chinook salmon in Puget Sound/outer coast, science panel to review/evaluate: SB 5404
Pinniped predation, extent/effect on salmon/steelhead in Salish Sea/outer coast, science panel to review/evaluate: SSB 5404
SECRETARY OF STATE  SECRETARY OF STATE RSS Feed
               (See also CORPORATIONS; ELECTIONS)
Archivist, chief, secretary document recording standards role as: SB 5019
Elections, post-certification audits of ballots/counting systems, independent company to conduct, secretary role: HB 1506
Fiscal impact statements, for measures increasing/decreasing state tax revenues, deadline for filing with secretary: SHB 1357
Recording standards commission, creating/appointing, secretary role: SB 5019
Recording standards for documents, uniform, secretary rule-making authority: SB 5019
Voter registration system, security test under SECURE act of, secretary to contract for: SB 5382
SENATE RESOLUTIONS  SENATE RESOLUTIONS RSS Feed
               
Executive order 9066, seventy-ninth anniversary: * SR 8607 (2021)
Future educators month: * SR 8605 (2021)
Houle, Steve K., Washington state trooper: * SR 8611 (2021)
Japanese American veterans, incarcerees, and civil rights activists: * SR 8607 (2021)
King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.: * SR 8603 (2021)
Lacks, Henrietta, her contribution to modern medicine: * SR 8604 (2021)
Lunar New Year and Washington's Asian and Pacific Islander American communities: * SR 8609 (2021)
Peace-Gladstone, Betty, former early childhood education professor at Shoreline Community College: SR 8608
Reconstruction era, advancement of civil rights for African Americans during: * SR 8606 (2021)
Senate rules, emergency parliamentary: * SR 8601 (2021)
Senate rules, permanent: * SR 8600 (2021)
Senate rules, standing committees, changes to: * SR 8600 (2021)
Taiwan, strong relationship between Washington and: SR 8610
Women in Cloud, activities of: * SR 8602 (2021)
SENIOR CITIZENS  SENIOR CITIZENS RSS Feed
               
Hunting licenses, big and small game, discounts for seniors: HB 1185
Mobility enhancing equipment, sales and use tax exemptions: SB 5324
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, health care/insurance deductions from: HB 1438
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, thresholds for, calculating and adjusting: SB 5337
Property tax exemption program, combined disposable income, thresholds for, revising amounts upward: SB 5391
Property tax exemption program, disposable income, deducting medigap/medicare supplement premiums from: SB 5305
Property tax exemption program, JLARC audit of: SB 5216
Property tax exemption program, manufactured/mobile home community landlord exemption under, when: HB 1248
Property tax exemption program, manufactured/mobile home community tenants additional exemption: HB 1247
Property tax exemption program, qualifying disposable income of at least one spouse/domestic partner: SB 5290
Property tax exemption, for all real property owned by persons 75 or older: SB 5289
Property taxes/assessments, deferral program, at least one spouse/domestic partner, qualifying disposable income: SB 5290
Senior call-check service and notification program, establishing: HB 1460
Supplemental security income, recipients of, B&O/public utility tax credits for employers hiring: SB 5358
SENTENCES AND SENTENCING  SENTENCES AND SENTENCING RSS Feed
               (See also CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND JAILS; CRIMES; CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE; FIREARMS; INDETERMINATE SENTENCE REVIEW BOARD; JUVENILES AND JUVENILE COURT; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Abortion/attempted abortion due to Down syndrome, class C felony: HB 1008, SB 5416
Aggravating circumstances, negative perception of non-hate crime offense victim as motivation: HB 1071
Assault, 3rd degree, when law enforcement officer assaulted in furtherance of riot or unlawful assembly: SB 5310
Ballots, drop boxes, unofficial collection site misrepresented as official: SB 5015
Blacklisting, as prohibited labor practice, revisions to: HB 1005
Coercive control, against family or household member or intimate partner, crime of, gross misdemeanor: HB 1449
Commutation of sentences, conditional: SB 5036, SSB 5036
Controlled substances act, convictions under, resentencing hearing for offender, when: SB 5361
Controlled substances, imitation, convictions for crimes involving, resentencing hearing for offender, when: SB 5361
Deadly weapon enhancements, provisions: HB 1169, SHB 1169
Death penalty, eliminating: SB 5047
Death penalty, in foreign country for apostasy or homosexuality, protection in child custody cases against: HB 1042
Demonstrations, public, open carrying firearm/weapon at or near, gross misdemeanor: SB 5038, ESSB 5038
Disorderly conduct, provisions involving liability when operating a motor vehicle: SB 5456
Driving under the influence, provisions: SB 5054
Drug offenses, controlled substance/counterfeits/legend drugs personal use possession, ending criminal penalties: HB 1499
Drug offenses, controlled substances personal use possession, vacating prior conviction records, when: HB 1499
Election officials, harassing an election official, class B felony, when: SB 5148
Election officials, harassing an election official, class C felony, when: SSB 5148
Enhancements, deadly weapon, earned release time, when: HB 1282, SHB 1282, SB 5285
Enhancements, firearm or deadly weapon, consecutive, resentencing, petition for: HB 1169, SHB 1169
Enhancements, various, earned release time, when: HB 1282, SHB 1282, SB 5285
Firearm enhancements, various, provisions: HB 1169, SHB 1169
Firearm/weapon, open carrying at state capitol or in or near public demonstration, gross misdemeanor: SB 5038
Firearm/weapon, open carrying at state capitol or in or near public demonstration, gross misdemeanor, when: ESSB 5038
Harassment, having crossed state lines and committed in public accommodation or private residence: SB 5310
Harassment, of an election official, class B felony, when: SB 5148
Harassment, of an election official, class C felony, when: SSB 5148
Hate crime offenses, as crimes against persons: HB 1071
Highway, obstructing a, class C felony: SB 5310
Impaired driving, felonies, prior offense time limitation, extending: SB 5054
Indigency, court imposition of costs on indigent defendant, prohibiting: HB 1412, SHB 1412
Kidnapping, failure to register as offender, offender score, deleting cross reference: SB 5054
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, first degree, class A felony: HB 1394
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, second degree, class C felony: HB 1394
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, sentencing provisions: HB 1394
Laser, unlawful discharge of a, third degree, gross misdemeanor: HB 1394
Legal financial obligations, failure to pay not willful noncompliance, when: HB 1412, SHB 1412
Life without possibility of parole, for offense committed when 16 to 24 years of age, resentencing and release: HB 1344
Long sentences, for offenses committed before age of 25, release from confinement, when: HB 1344
Mental disability mandated observation and treatment alternative to incarceration, eligibility for: SB 5293
Mental health sentencing alternative to incarceration, eligibility for: SSB 5293, 2SSB 5293
Mischief, criminal, changing from gross misdemeanor to class C felony: SB 5310
Mischief, criminal, provisions involving liability when operating a motor vehicle: SB 5456
Mischief, criminal, to include openly carrying/displaying deadly weapon in threatening manner, class C felony: HB 1283, SHB 1283
Mischief, criminal, to include openly carrying/displaying harmful weapon in threatening manner, gross misdemeanor: SHB 1283
Mischief, criminal, when using deadly weapon to threaten or intimidate during, class B felony: SB 5310
Mischief, malicious, in 3rd degree, when using deadly weapon to damage property, class C felony: SB 5310
Motor vehicle, swarming a, engaging in practice of, crime of, gross misdemeanor or class C felony: SB 5456
Murder, first degree, aggravated, by incarcerated offender, death penalty review panel for: SB 5099
Murder, first degree, aggravated, eliminating death penalty for: SB 5047
Offender scores, drug offenses, level I, sentencing grid for, modification of: HB 1307
Offender scores, excluding drug offenses from, when: SB 5035, SSB 5035
Offender scores, failure to register as sex or kidnapping offender, deleting cross reference: SB 5054
Offender scores, increased due to juvenile adjudications/convictions, resentencing hearing when: HB 1413
Offender scores, increasing due to juvenile adjudications/convictions, prohibiting: HB 1413
Offenders, victims of sex offenses/domestic violence, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, ESSB 5180
Physical control of vehicle under the influence, provisions: SB 5054
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
Reproduction, assisted, false representation in, by provider, class C felony: SB 5348
Rioting, crime of, class C felony: SB 5310
Rioting, leading an organized riot, class C felony: SB 5310
Robbery, second degree, as persistent offender finding basis, conditional commutation: SB 5036, SSB 5036
Robbery, second degree, as persistent offender finding basis, resentencing hearing for offender: SB 5164
Swarming a motor vehicle, engaging in practice of, crime of, gross misdemeanor or class C felony: SB 5456
SEWAGE AND SEWERS  SEWAGE AND SEWERS RSS Feed
               
Sewerage systems, publicly owned, private operation by contract due to discharge permit violations: HB 1200
SEX OFFENDER POLICY BOARD  SEX OFFENDER POLICY BOARD RSS Feed
               
Sexually violent predators, transitioning into community, board policy recommendations for: SB 5163, SSB 5163
SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS  SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS RSS Feed
               
Abuse/exploitation, removal of child from parent and placement of child: SHB 1227
Assault, sexual, nonfatal strangulation victims, forensic nurse examiners for: SB 5183, SSB 5183
Assault, sexual, race/ethnicity impact on case outcomes, case review program to analyze: HB 1109, ESHB 1109
Assault, sexual, sexual assault protection orders, moving to a single civil protection orders chapter: HB 1320, SHB 1320, 2SHB 1320, SB 5297
Assault, sexual, survivors of, rights of and case status updates for: HB 1109, ESHB 1109
Assault, sexual, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, ESSB 5180
Commercial sexual abuse of minor, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, ESSB 5180
Harmful material, providing to a minor, crime of, establishing as gross misdemeanor or class C felony: HB 1292
Indecent liberties, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: SB 5177
Juveniles/minors, sexual offenses committed by, changing designations of: SB 5123
Misconduct, sexual, with minor, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: SB 5177
Molestation, of child, 1st/2nd/3rd degrees, raising seriousness levels of: HB 1384
Molestation, of child, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: SB 5177
Offenders, victims of sex offenses/domestic violence, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, ESSB 5180
Prostitution, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, ESSB 5180
Rape of a child, 1st/2nd/3rd degrees, raising seriousness levels of: HB 1384
Rape of a child, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: SB 5177
Rape, second degree, proof of nonmarriage as element in, eliminating: SB 5177
Registration as offender, by juveniles not subject to autodecline, ending: SB 5123
Registration as offender, by persons committing offense under age 18, extinguishing legal obligation to register: SSB 5123
Registration as offender, by persons committing offense under age 18, revising requirements: SSB 5123
Registration as offender, failure to register, offender score, deleting cross reference: SB 5054
Sexually violent offenders, in special commitment center, state ID card for: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, conditional release and transition facilities development, studying: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, conditional release of, options, placement, and treatment: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, conditional release of, to less restrictive alternative: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, placement of, geographical distribution: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, sex offender treatment providers, increasing, work group on, convening: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Trafficking, sex, victims of, vacation of conviction records of, applying for, when: SB 5180, ESSB 5180
Youth, sexual offenses committed by, developmentally appropriate/research-driven response to: SB 5123, SSB 5123
SEXUAL ORIENTATION  SEXUAL ORIENTATION RSS Feed
               (See also DISCRIMINATION)
Homosexuality, foreign country death penalty for, protection in child custody determinations against: HB 1042
Victims, non-hate crime offenses, aggravating circumstance if defendant motivated by biased perception: HB 1071
SHELLFISH  SHELLFISH RSS Feed
               
Crab, biotoxin contamination regulation of, department of health authority for: HB 1508, SHB 1508
Fishing and shellfishing opportunity grant program, creating to increase youth participation: HB 1431, SHB 1431
Licenses, personal use shellfish and seaweed license, age threshold for mandatory licensing, raising: SHB 1431
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)
Body worn and vehicle dashboard camera data management system pilot grant program, establishing, WASPC role: SB 5455
Child care agencies operating without a license, complaints, model policy for responding to, WASPC role: HB 1454
Community oversight boards, compliance with requirement to establish, reporting of, WASPC role: HB 1203, SHB 1203
Officers, behavioral health/suicide prevention, pilot programs, WASPC role: HB 1000
Officers, use of deadly force by, and certain other matters, central repository for information about, WASPC role: SB 5261
Sex offender registry, persons registered for offense under age 18, WASPC removal from registry of, when: SB 5123, SSB 5123
Statewide first responder building mapping information system, repealing, WASPC data transfer/notice duties: HB 1484
SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT  SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT RSS Feed
               
Artificial water bodies, excluding from "shorelines" for SMA purposes: SB 5392
Dredged materials, disposal of, at site used for federal navigation channel projects/activities site: HB 1193, SB 5125
Fish habitat and passage projects, public, substantial development permit requirements exemption: SB 5207, SB 5381
Marine shoreline stabilization/armoring, replacing, options and requirements for: SB 5273, SSB 5273
Master programs, county and city schedule for reviews/revisions, extending periodic deadlines: HB 1241, SHB 1241, SB 5368
Mitigation, compensatory, and mitigation hierarchy and net ecological gain: HB 1117, SHB 1117
Navigation channel maintenance/improvements on Columbia river, by U.S. army corps of engineers, requirements exemption, when: SSB 5125
Navigation channel maintenance/improvements, by U.S. army corps of engineers, requirements exemption, when: SHB 1193
Navigation channel maintenance/improvements, federal, permit/review requirements, removing various: HB 1193, SB 5125
Ports, public, activities undertaken by, exemption from permitting, when: HB 1436
Project permitting and review processes, for local projects, developing options for streamlining: SSB 5380
Salmon/anadromous fish, recovery of, supporting through SMA planning revisions: HB 1117, SHB 1117
Shoreline master programs and GMA comprehensive plans, review/revision schedules coordination: HB 1241, SHB 1241, SB 5368
Shoreline master programs, guidelines for, addressing sea level rise/increasing storm severity: HB 1099, SHB 1099
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT  SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also LONG-TERM CARE; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
Developmental disabilities administration, services provided by, eligibility and delivery of, review of: SB 5268, SSB 5268
Hospitals, state, DSHS oversight, supporting significant relationships in lives of patients: SB 5412, SSB 5412
Long-term care system, state, training materials for local health jurisdictions concerning, developing, DSHS role: HB 1218, SHB 1218
Medical school graduates, international, limited license for, when nominated by DSHS: HB 1129, SHB 1129
Senior call-check service and notification program, establishing: HB 1460
Sexually violent predators, conditional release to less restrictive alternative, placements for, DSHS role: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, conditional release/transition facilities development, DSHS to study: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Sexually violent predators, sex offender treatment providers, increasing, work group on, DSHS role: SB 5163, SSB 5163
SOLID WASTE  SOLID WASTE RSS Feed
               (See also ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; HAZARDOUS WASTE)
Animal meat, waste material from and garbage associated with, feeding to swine, prohibiting: SB 5300
Food serviceware, single-use, food service business supplying only on request: SSB 5022
Industrial symbiosis grant program, for local waste coordination project grants: SB 5345
Industrial waste coordination program, for local industrial symbiosis projects support: SB 5345
Litter control, "pick it up, Washington" program, operation of: HB 1501, SB 5429
Litter control, along state highways, funding and coordinated efforts: SB 5040
Organic waste, diversion and reduction from landfill disposal of, statewide management goal for: SB 5286
Plastic beverage containers, postconsumer recycled content, minimum, requirements: SSB 5022
Plastic carryout bags, single-use, alternatives to, delaying requirements for: HB 1053, SHB 1053
Plastic packaging, postconsumer recycled content, minimum, requirements: HB 1488, SB 5219
Plastic packaging, postconsumer recycled content, stakeholder advisory committee, establishing: HB 1488, SB 5219
Plastic packaging, producer responsibility programs and reuse/recycling rates: HB 1118, SB 5022
Polystyrene products, expanded, sales and distribution prohibitions: HB 1118, SB 5022, SSB 5022
Recycled content account, creating: SSB 5022
Recycled content paper carryout bags, use of nonwood renewable fiber in: HB 1145
Recycling enhancement fee account, creating: SSB 5022
Recycling, of wind turbine blades, wind turbine blade stewardship and takeback program, developing: SB 5174, SSB 5174
Recycling, solar photovoltaic module stewardship/takeback program, delaying certain implementation dates: HB 1393
Recycling/reuse, plastic and other packaging, producer responsibility programs: HB 1118, SB 5022
Renewable nonwood fiber derived from wheat straw, using in compliant paper carryout bags: SHB 1145
SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS  SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS RSS Feed
               (See also AUDITOR, STATE; CONSERVATION; COUNTIES; ELECTIONS; HOMES AND HOUSING; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; PARKS; UTILITIES)
Elections, general, even-year, district option to hold: HB 1156
Meetings, public, agenda for, online posting of, requirement and exception: ESHB 1056
Voting in elections, ranked choice, optional use by various districts: HB 1156, SHB 1156
SPORTS AND RECREATION  SPORTS AND RECREATION RSS Feed
               (See also HORSE RACING; OUTDOOR RECREATION; PARKS)
Athletic fields, local parks funding for, local sales/use tax: HB 1025, SB 5006
Bowling alleys, proprietors of, making retail sales, B&O tax preferential rate: HB 1299
Health-related measures, restricting activities participation due to declining to comply with, prohibiting: HB 1305, HB 1317
High school sports, missed opportunities due to COVID, bridge year pilot program establishment to address: SB 5265
Public schools sports teams, using Native American names/symbols for names of, prohibiting: HB 1356, SHB 1356, SB 5450
Student athletes, newly recruited, four-year colleges to reserve 50% of athletic scholarship funding for: HB 1390
Wagering on sports events, crimes involving: SB 5212
Wagering on sports events, involvement by certain persons, prohibitions: SB 5212
Wagering on sports events, sports wagering lounges and sports boards: SB 5212
Wagering on sports events, through pools by cardrooms or racetracks, authorizing: SB 5212
STALKING  STALKING RSS Feed
               
Stalking protection orders, moving to a single civil protection orders chapter: HB 1320, SHB 1320, 2SHB 1320, SB 5297
STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS  STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; AUDITOR, STATE; BUDGETS; BUILDINGS, STATE; CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, OFFICE OF THE STATE; CIVIL ACTIONS AND PROCEDURE; COURTS; EMERGENCY, STATE OF; LEGISLATURE; MINORITY AND WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, OFFICE; OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS; PRODUCTIVITY BOARD; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; PUBLIC WORKS; RECORDS; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; STATE GOVERNMENT; WAGES AND HOURS; WASHINGTON ADMINISTRATIVE CODE (WAC))
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, public/state agencies developing/procuring/using, requirements/prohibitions: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Bank, Washington state public bank, establishing as state agency: SB 5188
Behavioral health consumer advocacy, state office of the, establishing: HB 1086, SHB 1086
Behavioral health ombuds, state office of the, discontinuing: HB 1086, SHB 1086
Boards and commissions, agricultural/related, reviewing for equity for historically underrepresented farmers: HB 1395, SHB 1395
Boards and commissions, community participation on: SB 5105, SSB 5105
Boards, climate oversight board, creating: HB 1513
Boards, community aviation revitalization board, convening: HB 1030, SB 5031
Boards, housing benefit district advisory board, establishing: HB 1128, SHB 1128
Boards, productivity board, reestablishing and revising requirements for: SB 5082
Boards, Puget Sound salmon commercial fisheries advisory board, establishing: SB 5421
Boards, Puget Sound salmon commercial/recreational fisheries advisory board, establishing: SSB 5421
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, agency programs, zero-based budget reviews of: HB 1178
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, joint legislative fiscal oversight committee, establishing: HB 1163
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, joint legislative interim budget committee, creating: SB 5316
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, joint legislative unanticipated revenue oversight committee, creating: SB 5162
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, near-general fund/outlook analysis and budget deficit: HB 1163
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, unanticipated receipts, agency allotment amendment request: SB 5162
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, unanticipated receipts, agency request/governor transmission: HB 1163
Budgeting, accounting, and reporting system, unanticipated revenues, agency and governor roles: SB 5316
Commissions, audiology and speech-language pathology compact commission, establishing: HB 1043
Commissions, interstate commission of nurse licensure compact administrators, creating: SB 5247
Commissions, long-term services and supports trust commission, repealing trust program and: SB 5234
Commissions, nursing care quality assurance commission, executive director for: HB 1123
Commissions, psychology interjurisdictional compact commission, establishing: HB 1286
Commissions, recording standards commission, renaming e-recording commission as: SB 5019
Commissions, state commercial aviation coordinating commission, extending deadlines/expiration dates for: HB 1198
Commissions, universal health care commission, establishing: SB 5399, SSB 5399
Commissions, Washington state cannabis commission, establishing: SB 5365
Cooperative, Washington state public financial cooperative, establishing as state agency: SSB 5188
Cost of state government, administrative, 2021-2023, reducing: HB 1027
Cybersecurity, office of, creating: SB 5432, ESSB 5432
Data breaches, digital data breach reimbursement claims program, creating: SB 5462
Data breaches, state digital data breach account, creating: SB 5462
Diversity, equity, and inclusion liaisons and plans, each agency to designate/develop: SB 5105, SSB 5105
Executive branch, administrative rules and procedures responsibility of: SB 5320
Executive branch, staffing/purchasing/travel/training, restricting in 2021-2023: HB 1027
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
Fee increases, simple majority vote by legislature for approval: HJR 4203
Health trust, whole Washington, creating: SB 5204
Health-related measures, in order/directive, right to decline to comply when ordered by agency/designee: HB 1305, HB 1317
Information technology, state agency, independent security evaluation audit of, contracting for: ESSB 5432
Internet activity, secret surveillance scores based on, agencies creating, requirements: SB 5108
New state agencies/departments, as new statutory state spending programs, expiration date requirement: HB 1177
Procurement, contracts for, when exempt from certain bidding requirements, awarding to small businesses, when: SB 5458
Procurement, copy paper, produced via process yielding less carbon dioxide, as agency purchase option: HB 1518
Procurement, reclaimed refrigerant purchasing preference: HB 1050, SHB 1050, E2SHB 1050
Procurement, services and equipment, restricting in 2021-2023: HB 1027
Procurement/contracting, building materials, environmental product declarations for: HB 1103, SB 5366
Programs, nonentitlement, agency zero-based budget reviews of, when: HB 1178
Property, surplus public, intergovernmental disposition of, "affordable housing" for purposes of: HB 1511
Resiliency, statewide disaster resiliency program, developing and administering: SHB 1147
Resiliency, Washington state office of, establishing, and creating advisory board within office: HB 1147
Sanctuary policies for immigrants, prohibiting: SB 5346
Spending programs, new statutory state, performance statements/expiration dates for and JLARC review of: HB 1177
Vehicles, public fleet, converting to hydrogen fuel cell technology, studying feasibility of: SSB 5000
STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL  STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL RSS Feed
               
Dinosaur, official state, Suciasaurus rex as: HB 1067
STATE GOVERNMENT  STATE GOVERNMENT RSS Feed
               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; BUDGETS; CAPITOL CAMPUS, STATE; COURTS; GOVERNOR; JUDGES; LEGISLATURE; PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS)
Branches of state government, legislature/executive agencies/judiciary, administrative rules/procedures roles of: SB 5320
Contributions to state expenditures, voluntary, help out Washington state government act for: HB 1238
Cost of, administrative, during 2021-2023 fiscal biennium, reducing: HB 1027
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
State of liberty, creating from eastern Washington, and establishing transition committees for: HB 1239
State of liberty, creating from eastern Washington, petitioning congress for consent: HJM 4000
Taiwan, strong relationship between Washington and, recognizing: SR 8610
STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL  STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL RSS Feed
               
Behavioral health loan repayment program, increasing loan repayment awards for certain professionals, SAC role: HB 1504, SHB 1504
Diversity/equity/inclusion/antiracism professional development program for faculty/staff, council role: SB 5227, SSB 5227
Homeless and foster care college students pilot program, expanding access to: HB 1166, SHB 1166
K-12 education scholarship program, as private school or home-based instruction voucher program, establishing: HB 1215
Membership of council, adding graduate student to: HB 1472, SHB 1472
Undocumented student relief grants, using freed-up federal coronavirus funds for: HB 1368, * ESHB 1368, CH 3 (2021), SB 5344
STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, OFFICE  STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, OFFICE RSS Feed
               
Health professional loan repayment and scholarship program, office role: HB 1504, SHB 1504, 2SHB 1504
STUDIES  STUDIES RSS Feed
               
Broadband fiber connections, missing in underserved areas, addressing via limited access highways: HB 1457
Businesses, with liquor licenses, privileges granted to mitigate pandemic effects for, impacts of: HB 1480, SHB 1480, E2SHB 1480, SB 5417, SSB 5417
Community and technical colleges, guided pathways model: SSB 5194
Community residential service providers for persons with developmental disabilities, medicaid rates for: SB 5268, SSB 5268
Fiscal notes, accuracy and reliability of: HB 1179
Health care, affordable/reproductive/end-of-life/gender affirming, provider organization acquisitions impact on: SB 5335
Housing, affordable low-income, development in rural and urban locations, differences between: SB 5375
Hydrogen fuel cell technology, converting public fleet vehicles to, feasibility of: SSB 5000
Incarcerated individuals, postsecondary education participation before and after release: SHB 1044
Inmates, postsecondary education participation before and after release: HB 1044
Personal data opt-out technology: SB 5062, SSB 5062
Personal information, captured, processing by business entities, individual's opt-in consent for, obtaining: HB 1433
Polyethylene terephthalate and high-density polyethylene markets: SSB 5022
Sexually violent predators, conditional release/transition facilities development: SB 5163, SSB 5163
Space economy, employment and training opportunities in: HB 1190
Telemedicine, audio-only, trends/reimbursement/impact of: ESHB 1196
SUBDIVISIONS  SUBDIVISIONS RSS Feed
               (See also BOUNDARIES; MAPS AND MAPPING)
Permits, for construction projects, exemption from, when: HB 1436
Project permitting and review processes, for local projects, developing options for streamlining: SSB 5380
SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER  SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES; DRUGS; MENTAL HEALTH)
Advance directives, mental health, for behavioral health disorder treatment: SB 5370, SSB 5370
Behavioral health administrative services organizations, providing treatment services, B&O tax deduction for: HB 1296
Behavioral health care, children in DCYF custody through child welfare services: HB 1205
Behavioral health consumer advocacy, state office of the, establishing: HB 1086, SHB 1086
Behavioral health consumer advocates, certified, role and certification of: HB 1086, SHB 1086
Behavioral health disorders, law enforcement arresting of persons with, alternatives to: HB 1499
Behavioral health loan repayment program, increasing loan repayment awards for certain professionals: HB 1504, SHB 1504
Behavioral health ombuds, state office, discontinuing, and integrating regional programs into advocate program: HB 1086, SHB 1086
Behavioral health services, client criminal justice system involvement reduction: SB 5157, SSB 5157
Behavioral health services, performance measures, improvement projects, and value-based purchasing: SB 5157, SSB 5157
Behavioral health services, via audio-only telemedicine, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: HB 1196, ESHB 1196, SB 5325
Behavioral health services, via telemedicine, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: SSB 5325
Behavioral health workforce pilot program and training support grants for community treatment providers, establishing: HB 1504, SHB 1504, 2SHB 1504
Behavioral health, community system, managed care organization contracts with agencies, continuity: HB 1281, SB 5240
Behavioral health, crisis facility provision of medically necessary co-occurring disorder treatment: SB 5397
Behavioral health, crisis response/suicide prevention, implementation coalition and 988 crisis hotline system: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
Behavioral health, improving, using criminal justice local sales/use tax for: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Behavioral health, mental health/substance use disorder providers, grant program for, establishing: HB 1504, SHB 1504, 2SHB 1504
Commitment, involuntary, adolescents, designated crisis responder interviews by video to include: SSB 5073
Commitment, involuntary, BHASO and MCO safe placement or safe discharge of detained person: SB 5397
Commitment, involuntary, care coordinator role: SB 5073, SSB 5073
Commitment, involuntary, crisis facility provision of medically necessary co-occurring disorder treatment: SB 5397
Commitment, involuntary, of veterans, diversion to veterans administration facility for treatment: HB 1314, SHB 1314
Commitment, involuntary, orders for less restrictive alternative treatment: SB 5073, SSB 5073
Commitment, involuntary, reentry community services program expansion in order to include persons under: SB 5304, SSB 5304
Commitment, involuntary, secure withdrawal management/stabilization or evaluation/treatment facilities access: SB 5397
Community behavioral health agencies/providers, opioid overdose reversal medication prescription requirements: SSB 5195
Community behavioral health system, HCA oversight, significant relationships in lives of clients, supporting: SB 5412, SSB 5412
Confined persons, in medicaid suspense status, pre-release reinstatement of medical assistance for: SB 5304, SSB 5304
Crisis response services, 988 crisis hotline coordination with hotline centers, 911 systems, and crisis system: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
Hospitals, psychiatric, beds for psychiatric services, certificate of need exemption to allow for: SB 5236, SSB 5236
Hospitals, state, DSHS oversight of, supporting significant relationships in lives of patients: SB 5412, SSB 5412
Incarcerated persons, ability to apply for medicaid when incarcerated for less than 30 days: SHB 1348
Incarcerated persons, prohibiting medicaid suspense status when incarcerated for less than 30 days: HB 1348, SHB 1348
Mobile mental health crisis intervention programs/services, emergency crisis assistance teams for, establishing: HB 1392
Opioid overdose reversal medication, prescribing of, requirements: SB 5195, SSB 5195
Opioid use disorder, opioid overdose reversal medication, access to and prescribing of, requirements: SSB 5195
Overdoses, overdose and suicide fatality review teams, establishing: HB 1074, SHB 1074
Peer specialists, certified, safe station pilot programs role of: SB 5074, ESSB 5074
Peer specialists/peer specialist trainees, licensed, licensing/practice requirements and advisory committee for: HB 1349
Psychiatric beds, in hospitals, certificate of need exemption to allow for: SB 5236, SSB 5236
Safe station pilot programs, at fire departments, grant program for: SB 5074, ESSB 5074
Schools, suicide prevention/mental health/substance use/eating disorders information for students on websites of: HB 1373, SHB 1373
Substance use disorder professional trainees, certification renewal waiver for: HB 1063
Substance use disorder professionals/professional trainees, certification via apprenticeship program: EHB 1311
Substance use recovery services advisory committee, establishing: HB 1499
Substance use recovery services plan, for measures to assist persons with SUD, establishing: HB 1499
Telemedicine, audio-only, behavioral health services via, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: HB 1196, ESHB 1196, SB 5325
Telemedicine, audio-only, delivery of services to covered persons via, reimbursement for: HB 1196, ESHB 1196, SB 5325
Telemedicine, behavioral health services via, BHASO and MCO reimbursement for, when: SSB 5325
Telemedicine, delivery of behavioral health services to covered persons via, reimbursement for: SSB 5325
Treatment, behavioral health administrative services organizations providing, B&O tax deduction for: HB 1296
Treatment, evaluation and treatment facilities, access to: SB 5397
Treatment, for juvenile offenders via community transition services program: HB 1186, SHB 1186, 2SHB 1186
Treatment, inpatient/residential, planned/scheduled admission for, prior authorization by health plan/MCO, when: HB 1464
Treatment, involuntary outpatient: SSB 5073
Treatment, involuntary outpatient, court-ordered: SB 5073
Treatment, less restrictive alternative, various orders for: SB 5073, SSB 5073
Treatment, opioid overdose reversal medication prescription in connection with: SSB 5195
Treatment, secure withdrawal management and stabilization facilities: SB 5073, SSB 5073
Treatment, secure withdrawal management and stabilization facilities, access to: SB 5397
Treatment, veterans, diversion from involuntary commitment to veterans administration facility: HB 1314, SHB 1314
Treatment, wilderness therapy programs, business license and rules for: SB 5056
SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI)  SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI) RSS Feed
               (See also SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Attendance, policies, OSPI rule-making role: HB 1113, SHB 1113, SB 5153
Attendance, reducing student absences with multitiered supports system, OSPI role: HB 1113, SB 5153
Bicycle and pedestrian safety, school curriculum relating to, OSPI to update: HB 1039
Bike safety awareness program, creating, OSPI role: HB 1039
Bridge year pilot program, to address learning loss/extracurricular activities missed due to COVID, OSPI role: SB 5265
Calendar, year-round school, implementing, program for, OSPI role: SB 5147, SSB 5147
Career/technical education and student organizations, in agriculture/food/natural resource sciences, OSPI role: HB 1544
Constitution, U.S., study of, meeting graduation requirement via heritage guide to constitution, OSPI rule adoption: SB 5374
Enrollment stabilization allocations for local education agencies, OSPI role: HB 1476
Health education, public health knowledge/skills needed by students in grades 9-12, OSPI to identify: HB 1149
Indian history/culture/government of nearest tribe, in social studies, OSPI role: SB 5161
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of OSPI and advisory group: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
Institutional education program, for youth in/released from secure facilities, duties of OSPI and work group: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education accountability work group, establishing: HB 1295
Institutional education program, institutional education structure and accountability advisory group, establishing: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
Institutional education system, reformed, establishment/implementation/funding recommendations, OSPI role: SHB 1295, E2SHB 1295
K-12 public and private schools, education vouchers for, at request of parents, OSPI role: SB 5205
Language access programs, for culturally responsive systemic family engagement, OSPI role: HB 1153, SHB 1153
Learning devices, student learning device grant program, establishing, OSPI role: HB 1365, HB 1450
Media literacy and digital citizenship, supporting through district leadership teams, grant program, OSPI role: SB 5242
Native education, office of, partnering with WSSDA for certain data gathering: SB 5252
Outdoor/nature-based education programs in schools, pilot project for, establishing, OSPI role: HB 1466
Public health education advisory committee, convening, OSPI role: HB 1149
Public speaking and confidence/leadership, pilot project grant program, OSPI role: HB 1270
Racism, institutional, school staff training in dismantling, OSPI role: SB 5044, ESSB 5044
Schools, statewide first responder building mapping information system, transfer of public school data to OSPI: HB 1484
Staff, secondary traumatic stress in K-12 workforce, model policy/procedure to prevent/address, OSPI role: HB 1363, SHB 1363
Student learning, center for improvement of, duties: HB 1208, SHB 1208
Students, highly capable, programs and services for, OSPI role: HB 1404
Technology, equity gaps in public schools, state plan for reducing, OSPI role: HB 1365, HB 1450
Tribal consultation training and schedule, development of, OSPI role: SB 5252
Year, 12-month school, extending number of days to, program for: SB 5147