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TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.  TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC. RSS Feed
               (See also LEGISLATIVE AUDIT AND REVIEW COMMITTEE, JOINT (JLARC))
Accessory dwelling units, construction of, property tax exemption, when: SB 5033, SSB 5033
Airplanes/components, commercial, manufacturers/processors for hire of, lowering B&O tax rate to 0.00: SB 5422, SB 5440
Alternative fuel vehicles, various tax preferences for: HB 1503, SB 5000, SSB 5000, 2SSB 5000
Annexation sales tax credit, qualifying by annexing unincorporated territory within urban growth area: SSB 5368, 2SSB 5368
Bad debts of buyers, B&O tax deduction and sales/use tax credit/refund for sellers for, narrowing: HB 1539
Behavioral health administrative services organizations, B&O tax deduction for: HB 1296
Bowling alleys, proprietors of, making retail sales, B&O tax preferential rate: HB 1299
Breast pumps/repair/parts/supplies, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1535
Broadband service, providing to unserved areas via infrastructure, tax credits against capital costs: SB 5110
Bullion, precious metal or monetized, as intangible personal property, property tax exemption: HB 1417
Bullion, precious metal or monetized, sale of, B&O tax exemption: HB 1417
Businesses, economic impacts of COVID pandemic on, B&O tax credit: HB 1012
Businesses, economic impacts of COVID pandemic on, B&O tax deferral: HB 1188
Businesses, small, economic impacts of COVID-19, B&O tax relief during small business excise tax relief period: SB 5398
Captive insurers, exempting from B&O taxation, when: SB 5315, SSB 5315
Carbon pollution tax, on sales/use of fossil fuels by EITE industries, tax credits in connection with, when: HB 1534
Clay targets, sales and use tax exemptions: SB 5187
Commuter ride sharing, passenger vehicles for, sales/use tax preferences, discontinuing: HB 1528
Commuter ride sharing, renaming as ride sharing, for purposes of certain excise tax preferences: HB 1514, SB 5457
Computer data centers, sales/use tax exemption, broadening eligibility and extending expiration: HB 1459, SB 5262
Computer data centers, sales/use tax exemption, in counties with certain population, when: HB 1473, SB 5414
Cooperatives, limited equity, providing owned housing for low-income persons, property tax exemption: HB 1350
COVID-19, economic impacts of, B&O tax deferral to address: HB 1188
COVID-19, economic impacts of, B&O tax exemption for eligible businesses to address: HB 1520
COVID-19, grants addressing impacts, B&O/public utility tax exemptions: HB 1002
COVID-19, grants addressing impacts, B&O/public utility/retail sales tax exemptions: HB 1095, * SHB 1095, CH 4 (2021)
COVID-19, paid sick or emergency child care leave requirements, employers meeting, tax credits for: SB 5115
Credit card processing companies, B&O tax exemption for certain amounts for, when: SB 5459
Custom farming services, persons performing for a farmer, B&O tax exemption for: HB 1380
Custom farming services, persons performing, persons doing certain hauling for, public utility tax exemption: HB 1380
Customized employment training program, B&O tax credit, extending: HB 1033, SHB 1033
Diapers, adult and baby, sales and use tax exemptions: SB 5309
Diapers/diaper services, infant/toddler/child, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1535
Electric vehicles, with hydrogen fuel cell, sales/use tax exemptions: SB 5000, SSB 5000, 2SSB 5000
Energy conservation payments by BPA to utilities as credits, B&O tax exemption, when: SB 5008
Engineers, state-funded road projects, firm payments on subcontracts to separate firm, B&O tax deduction: HB 1522
Equitable access to credit program, contributions to, B&O tax credit for: HB 1015, SHB 1015
Estate tax credits, for student scholarship organizations: SB 5200
Exemption report, by department of revenue, updating and modernizing: SB 5216
Farmworkers, temporary housing for, sales/use tax exemptions for, expanding: SB 5396, SSB 5396, 2SSB 5396
Federal tax credit programs, new markets/rehabilitation/others, low-income school district participation to finance facilities: SB 5181, SSB 5181
Financial institutions, certain investment interest, B&O tax deduction, eliminating: SB 5138
Fire departments, fire suppression vehicles with emissions or fuel reduction technology, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 1479
Foods, prepared, sold by grocery stores, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1535
Fossil fuels, certain tax preferences for fossil fuel products, terminating: HB 1537
Fruit/vegetables, manufacturer B&O tax exemption, employment/labor/civil rights adjudications disclosure for: HB 1285, SB 5281
Hauling, agricultural products or farm machinery/equipment, for farmer, public utility tax exemption: HB 1380
Health and social welfare organizations, providing behavioral health treatment, B&O tax deduction for: HB 1296
Health trust, whole Washington, credit against income tax withheld: SB 5204
Hog fuel, sales and use tax exemptions, extending expiration of: HB 1387
Hog fuel, sales of, sales/use tax exemptions, extending expiration of: SB 5239
Homes, single-family, damaged by wildfires during September 2020, improvements to, property tax exemption: SB 5454
Hospitality industry, certain businesses making certain retail sales, B&O tax preferential rate: HB 1299
Host homes, with host home programs, real property used as, property tax exemption: HB 1175
Housing, affordable owned, provided for low-income persons by low equity cooperatives, property tax exemption: HB 1350
Housing, affordable rental, incentive program and property tax exemption: HB 1035
Housing, affordable, multi-family property tax exemption for multi-unit residential structures in RTAs, expanding: SB 5287, SSB 5287, 2SSB 5287
Housing, affordable, properties selling/renting 25% of units to nonprofits/local government, property tax exemption: SB 5287, SSB 5287, 2SSB 5287
Housing, American dream homes, low-income single-family, use tax exemption and B&O tax credit: SB 5189, SSB 5189
Housing, for school district employees, leasehold excise tax exemption: SB 5043
Industrial/manufacturing facilities, new construction of, in targeted urban areas, property tax exemption: HB 1386
Interest/investment earnings, on public funds, public depositaries receiving, B&O tax deduction for: HB 1531, SB 5445
Investment income, B&O tax deduction for, restricting to individuals: HB 1111
Investment projects in high unemployment counties, sales/use tax deferral for: SB 5029, SSB 5029
Investment projects, small or advanced nuclear reactors, sales/use tax deferrals, extending expiration of: SB 5244
Job seekers, hard-to-place, B&O and public utility tax credits for employers hiring: SB 5358, SSB 5358
Main street program, tax credit for contributions to, additional credit on top of: HB 1279, SHB 1279
Manufactured or mobile homes, property tax exemptions, when: HB 1409
Manufactured/mobile home community landlords, property tax exemption for, when: SB 5319
Manufactured/mobile home community landlords, property tax exemption program exemption for: HB 1248
Manufactured/mobile home community tenants, property tax exemption program additional exemption for: HB 1247
Manufacturers and processors for hire, lowering B&O tax rate to 0.00: SB 5422, SB 5440
Marijuana, medical use, excise tax exemption for sales, when: SB 5004
Mobility enhancing equipment, sales and use tax exemptions: SB 5324
Motor vehicle dealers, cash incentives from manufacturers for retail sales, B&O tax deduction for: HB 1495
Newspaper business, family-owned interests in a, estate tax deduction for: HB 1465
Nuclear technology, small or advanced reactors, as eligible investment projects, sales/use tax deferrals: SB 5244
Personal protective equipment, manufacturer B&O tax exemption and sales/use tax exemptions: HB 1489
Preferences, claimed by local government entities and nonprofit organizations, disclosure of: SB 5216
Preferences, generally, data collection standards and benefits/outcomes analysis, improving: SB 5216
Processors for hire and manufacturers, lowering B&O tax rate to 0.00: SB 5422, SB 5440
Property tax exemption program, for seniors/veterans/retired-disabled, various provisions: HB 1247, HB 1248, HB 1438, SB 5216, SB 5290, SB 5305, SB 5337, SB 5391
Property tax exemption, for all real property owned by persons 75 or older: SB 5289
Property tax exemption, for improvements to single-family homes damaged by wildfires during September 2020: SB 5454
Property tax exemptions, application or renewal declaration, penalty for late filing, repealing: SB 5113
Property taxes, state, homestead exemption from: SB 5463
Property taxes, state, homestead exemption from, constitutional amendment to allow: SJR 8206
Property taxes, state, residential real property exemption from, when: SB 5463
Property taxes, state, residential real property exemption from, when, constitutional amendment for: HB 1494, HJR 4204, SJR 8206
Property taxes, state/school enrichment, single-family homes with children home-/private-schooled, exemption: SB 5257
Property taxes, when property used for business purposes declines in value, tax deferral: HB 1332, SB 5402
Property taxes/assessments, deferral program, for seniors and retired-disabled persons, various provisions: SB 5290
Research and development tax incentives, JLARC review of: SB 5216
Ride sharing, commuter ride sharing renamed as, expanding sales/use/motor vehicle excise tax exemptions eligibility of: HB 1514, SB 5457
Ride sharing, commuter, passenger vehicles for, sales/use tax preferences, discontinuing: HB 1528
Salmon, restoration, grants for, B&O tax deduction and sales tax exemption for: SB 5220
School construction, qualifying, labor/materials used for, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 1235
School district employees, housing for, leasehold excise tax exemption: SB 5043
Student scholarship organizations, for private schools/tutoring services scholarships, tax credits for: SB 5200
Tangible personal property, of new residents/nonresident armed forces members, expanding use tax exemption: HB 1112
Unmanned aircraft systems, commercial, adding to "commercial airplane" for certain tax preferences: HB 1470, SB 5350
Urban growth areas, annexation of unincorporated territory within, qualifying for annexation sales tax credit: SSB 5368, 2SSB 5368
Vapor products, taxed at wholesale level prior to new effective date, tax credit, when: HB 1345, SB 5266
Vegetables/fruit, manufacturer B&O tax exemption, employment/labor/civil rights adjudications disclosure for: HB 1285, SB 5281
Wealth tax, Washington state, certain exemptions and credits in connection with: HB 1406, SB 5426
Wineries, small, liquor excise tax on sales, exemption: HB 1116, SB 5001
Working families' tax exemption, providing sales/use tax exemption, updating and simplifying: HB 1297, HB 1319, SB 5387, SB 5424
TAXES - AIRCRAFT FUEL  TAXES - AIRCRAFT FUEL RSS Feed
               
Airport aid grant program, airport projects through, aircraft fuel sales/use tax funds use for, tracking: HB 1290, SB 5329, SSB 5329
Revenues, sales and use tax, deposits into aeronautics account: HB 1290, SB 5329, SSB 5329
TAXES - BORDER AREA MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL AND SPECIAL FUEL  TAXES - BORDER AREA MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL AND SPECIAL FUEL RSS Feed
               
Rate, limit in 2021 and adjustments: HB 1284
TAXES - BUSINESS AND OCCUPATION  TAXES - BUSINESS AND OCCUPATION RSS Feed
               (See also TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Data, personal, making sales of/exchanging for consideration, persons engaged in business of, B&O tax on: HB 1303
Marijuana/marijuana products, wholesale sales of, persons making, B&O tax rate and surcharge for: SB 5365
Surcharge for workforce education investment, B&O tax surcharge for, modifying: HB 1318, HB 1504, SB 5194
TAXES - ESTATE  TAXES - ESTATE RSS Feed
               (See also ESTATES, TRUSTS, AND PROBATE; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Repealing state estate tax: HB 1245
Restructuring, raising exclusion amount and instituting tax increases to make tax more progressive: HB 1465
TAXES - EXCISE  TAXES - EXCISE RSS Feed
               (See also IMPACT FEES; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Beverages, sweetened, statewide general excise tax on distributors of, for deposit into health equity account: SB 5371
Capital gains tax, gains from sale/exchange of certain long-term capital assets: SB 5096
Capital gains tax, gains realized from sale of long-term real property and other capital assets, imposing: HB 1496
Capital gains tax, long-term, imposing: SB 5204
Carbon pollution tax on greenhouse gas emissions, imposing: HB 1513
Carbon pollution tax on sale/use of fossil fuels, imposing: SB 5373
Carbon pollution tax on sale/use of fossil fuels, imposing on energy-intensive trade-exposed industries: HB 1534
Commuter ride sharing, renaming as ride sharing, for purposes of certain excise tax preferences: HB 1514, SB 5457
Internet access tax, on internet access service subscriptions, imposing: HB 1460
Legal services, "sale at retail" and "retail sale" to apply to, for excise tax purposes: SB 5422
Liability for tax, when statute is repealed/expires/is amended and liability accrued before effective date: SB 5251, ESSB 5251
Liquor excise taxes, wine sales by small winery, exemption: HB 1116, SB 5001
Lodging, special taxes on sale of: SB 5012, SSB 5012
Modifications to provisions, including clarifications/corrections/efficiencies/easing compliance burdens: SB 5251, ESSB 5251
Motor vehicles, special use tax on value of, for grade-separated transportation funding, with low-income rebate: HB 1304
Statewide 988 behavioral health crisis response line tax, on use of radio access lines, imposing: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
Telephone and voice over internet protocol tax, on switched access lines in state, imposing: HB 1460
Wireless devices, smart, retail sales of, imposing tax on: HB 1365, HB 1450
TAXES - LODGING  TAXES - LODGING RSS Feed
               
Sale of lodging, special excise taxes on: SB 5012, SSB 5012
Sale of lodging, special excise taxes on, using for housing and rental assistance: HB 1069
Sale of lodging, special excise taxes on, using for housing/facilities for homeless youth: HB 1070, ESHB 1070
TAXES - MOTOR VEHICLE EXCISE  TAXES - MOTOR VEHICLE EXCISE RSS Feed
               
Vehicle registration, renewal, owner with taxes/fees exceeding $150, quarterly payment plan as option: SB 5448
TAXES - MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL  TAXES - MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL RSS Feed
               
Road usage charges and motor vehicle fuel excise tax, double taxation, constitutional amendment to prohibit: HJR 4202
Tax rate information, posting at fuel pumps: HB 1222
TAXES - PROPERTY  TAXES - PROPERTY RSS Feed
               (See also TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Collection of taxes, during public health crises, modifications for continuity of operations: EHB 1271
Delinquent taxes, interest assessed prior to payment agreement on, due and payable: HB 1410
Delinquent taxes, penalties on, eliminating: HB 1410
Fees, penalty for late filing of exemption application or renewal declaration, repealing: SB 5113
Game lands, DFW, payments to counties in lieu of property taxes: SB 5159
Levies, annual regular property tax revenue growth limit, modifying: HB 1362
Levies, certification by county of, dates for: HB 1309, SHB 1309
Levies, combined, for park and recreation districts, one percent limitation: HB 1034
Levies, for public improvements through local infrastructure project areas and financing: HB 1243
Levies, for public improvements, increment financing by local governments via tax increment financing areas: HB 1189, SB 5211, SSB 5211
Levies, for school district bond payment, at least 55% of voters to authorize: SB 5386, SJR 8204
Levies, for school district bond payment, simple majority to authorize: HB 1226, HJR 4200
Levies, for schools, authorization of, information for public about, district to use standardized template for: SB 5334
Levies, for schools, enrichment, expenditure requirements, when audit shows failure to comply, penalty, removing: HB 1500
Levies, for schools, for capital projects, bond authorization training for district boards of directors: HB 1306, SHB 1306
Levies, for schools, state property tax, eliminating over four years: HB 1371
Levies, for schools, state property tax, homestead exemption from, when: SB 5463
Levies, for schools, state property tax, homestead exemption from, when, constitutional amendment to allow: SJR 8206
Levies, for schools, state property tax, limitations upon, part I and part II highest lawful levy amounts: HB 1358
Levies, for schools, state property tax, residential real property exemption from, when: SB 5463
Levies, for schools, state property tax, residential real property exemption from, when, constitutional amendment for: HB 1494, HJR 4204, SJR 8206
Levies, for schools, state/local enrichment, single-family homes with children home-/private-schooled, exemption: SB 5257
Levies, King county, inapplicability of supplanting limitations for, when: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Levies, limit, property conversions to multifamily housing units in calculation of: SB 5269, SSB 5269
Levies, regular, by housing benefit district, imposition of: HB 1128, SHB 1128
Levies, when district loses taxable value due to court ruling, shifting value to total levy, when: HB 1519
Open space land, including pollinator habitat in current classification: SSB 5253
Open space land, providing pollinator habitat through management practices in conservation plan: SB 5253
Refunds, of taxes accidentally paid for exempted host homes real property: HB 1175
State property tax, homestead exemption from, when: SB 5463
State property tax, homestead exemption from, when, constitutional amendment to allow: SJR 8206
State property tax, limitations upon, part I and part II highest lawful levy amounts: HB 1358
State property tax, regular and additional for schools, eliminating over four years: HB 1371
State property tax, residential real property exemption from, when: SB 5463
State property tax, residential real property exemption from, when, constitutional amendment for: HB 1494, HJR 4204, SJR 8206
Timber, privately owned, purchaser of, reporting requirements: HB 1055
True and fair value, reduction in, as destroyed property or due to public health emergency use restrictions: SB 5282
True and fair value, reduction in, payment agreements, prohibiting assessment of interest or penalties, when: SB 5282
Value, reduction due to COVID emergency, payment agreements for taxes on property granted a deferral: HB 1332, SB 5402
TAXES - REAL ESTATE SALES EXCISE  TAXES - REAL ESTATE SALES EXCISE RSS Feed
               
Affordable housing or shelter units, residents of, revenue use for services for: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Affordable housing, increasing by establishing real estate excise tax density incentive zones: HB 1157, SHB 1157, SB 5390, SSB 5390
Capital projects, local government, operation and maintenance, revenue use for: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Revenues, for notifying property owners of racial/other restrictions against protected classes in covenants/deeds: HB 1335
TAXES - SALES  TAXES - SALES RSS Feed
               (See also TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - USE)
Accessory dwelling unit incentive account, creating for city/county accessory dwelling units incentive: HB 1337
American dream homes, tax distributions for cities and counties: SB 5189, SSB 5189
Equine-related products, sales tax on, use of revenues for equine activities involving horse racing: SB 5364
Fairs, area and county, state retail sales tax on sales at, deposit into fair fund to assist fairs: SB 5362, SSB 5362
Fairs, area and county, transfers from state general fund to fair fund to assist fairs: 2SSB 5362
Legal services, "sale at retail" and "retail sale" to apply to, for excise tax purposes: SB 5422
Local sales/use, accessory dwelling units incentive for cities and counties: HB 1337
Local sales/use, affordable housing acquisition with revenues from: HB 1070, ESHB 1070
Local sales/use, chemical dependency/mental health treatment programs, capital projects for: SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Local sales/use, city/county imposition for homelessness services, with conditions for: HB 1526, HB 1541
Local sales/use, criminal justice purposes, for homelessness reduction/behavioral health: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Local sales/use, emergency communication systems, revenue distribution, county-city interlocal agreements: HB 1155
Local sales/use, emergency medical services purposes as permissible use: SB 5341
Local sales/use, for public facilities in rural counties, extending expiration of: HB 1333
Local sales/use, housing benefit district imposition of: HB 1128, SHB 1128
Local sales/use, local parks funding: HB 1025, SB 5006
Local sales/use, mitigating lost sales tax revenues, creating manufacturing and warehousing job centers account for: HB 1521, SB 5446
Local sales/use, revenues for high-speed internet infrastructure in unserved rural-county regions: HB 1246
Local sales/use, transportation benefit district imposition of, extending via voter renewal: HB 1523
Local sales/use, youth educational programming, deferred tax funds use for capital facilities used for: SB 5080, SSB 5080
Lodging, sales of less than one month of, sales/use tax applicability: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues, for transportation infrastructure: HB 1010
Motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues, using for highway purposes: SB 5223
Motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues, using for transportation funding not reliant on debt financing: SB 5359, SB 5449
Motor vehicle, camper, and travel trailer purchases, revenue for highway use: SJR 8208
Off-road vehicles, registering in another state to avoid retail taxes, penalties: HB 1322
Projects, transportation, DOT expenditures for, sales/use tax revenues from, using for transportation purposes: SB 5466
Snowmobiles, registering in another state to avoid retail taxes, penalties: HB 1322
Spirits, certain additional taxes on certain sales of, removing: HB 1533
Spirits, restaurant spirits retailers, distributor sales to, certain additional taxes on, removing: HB 1533
Tangible personal property/digital product/labor purchases by DOT, sales tax amounts paid to general fund for: HB 1249
TAXES - TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS  TAXES - TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS RSS Feed
               (See also TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS)
Manufacturers and distributors, tobacco products surcharges in addition to tax: HB 1345, SB 5266
TAXES - USE  TAXES - USE RSS Feed
               (See also TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TAXES - SALES)
Internet, high-speed, infrastructure for unserved rural-county regions, sales/use tax revenue use for: HB 1246
Local sales/use, affordable housing acquisition with revenues from: HB 1070, ESHB 1070
Local sales/use, chemical dependency/mental health treatment programs, capital projects for: SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Local sales/use, city/county imposition for homelessness services, with conditions for: HB 1526, HB 1541
Local sales/use, criminal justice purposes, for homelessness reduction/behavioral health: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Local sales/use, emergency communication systems, revenue distribution, county-city interlocal agreements: HB 1155
Local sales/use, for public facilities in rural counties, extending expiration of: HB 1333
Local sales/use, housing benefit district imposition of: HB 1128, SHB 1128
Local sales/use, local parks funding: HB 1025, SB 5006
Local sales/use, transportation benefit district imposition of, extending via voter renewal: HB 1523
Local sales/use, youth educational programming, deferred tax funds use for capital facilities used for: SB 5080, SSB 5080
Lodging, sales of less than one month of, sales/use tax applicability: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues, for transportation infrastructure: HB 1010
Motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues, using for highway purposes: SB 5223
Motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues, using for transportation funding not reliant on debt financing: SB 5359, SB 5449
Motor vehicle, camper, and travel trailer purchases, revenue for highway use: SJR 8208
Off-road vehicles, registering in another state to avoid retail taxes, penalties: HB 1322
Projects, transportation, DOT expenditures for, sales/use tax revenues from, using for transportation purposes: SB 5466
Snowmobiles, registering in another state to avoid retail taxes, penalties: HB 1322
Tangible personal property/digital product/labor purchases by DOT, use tax amounts paid to general fund for: HB 1249
TAXES - VAPOR PRODUCTS  TAXES - VAPOR PRODUCTS RSS Feed
               (See also VAPOR PRODUCTS)
Bundled transactions including a vapor product, imposing tax on entire selling price of: HB 1345, SB 5266
Indian retailers, exemption from vapor products taxes, when: HB 1345, SB 5266
Wholesale tax rate, vapor products taxed prior to new effective date at, tax credit, when: HB 1345, SB 5266
TAXES, GENERALLY  TAXES, GENERALLY RSS Feed
               (See also IMPACT FEES; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.)
Advisory votes on tax legislation, repealing/removing from statutes: SB 5182, SSB 5182
Increases, tax increase legislation, two-thirds majority for approval: HJR 4203
Privilege taxes, various changes to provisions: SB 5251, ESSB 5251
Revenues, existing local, supplanting of and flexibility with, during COVID-19 emergency: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Revenues, state tax, measures increasing/decreasing, fiscal impact statements for: SSB 5182
Revenues, state tax, measures increasing/decreasing, fiscal impact statements for, deadline for filing of: SHB 1357
Revenues, state tax, measures increasing/decreasing, reference/descriptions on legislative website: SB 5182, SSB 5182
Tax policy, proposed legislation on, equity impact statements for, when: SHB 1264
Tracking technology, collecting data to determine taxes/fees with, constitutional amendment to prohibit: HJR 4201
Wealth tax, Washington state, on financial intangible assets: HB 1406, SB 5426
TELECOMMUNICATIONS  TELECOMMUNICATIONS RSS Feed
               (See also COMPUTERS; OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS)
911, enhanced service, state coordination office, 988 crisis hotline system role of: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
988 crisis hotline, coordination with crisis hotline centers, 911 systems, and behavioral health crisis system: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
988 crisis hotline, nationwide phone number, use by veterans/military members/family members: SHB 1181
988, statewide behavioral health crisis response line account, creating: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
988, statewide behavioral health crisis response line tax, on use of radio access lines, imposing: HB 1182, HB 1477, SB 5209
Agricultural community mental health hotline services, for agricultural workers: HB 1434
Broadband access, increasing in unserved areas, competitive grant program for, establishing: SB 5357
Broadband fiber connections, missing in underserved areas, addressing via limited access highways: HB 1457
Broadband infrastructure, capital broadband investment acceleration program, creating: SB 5357
Broadband infrastructure, rural infrastructure grant program for entities in rural counties to include: SHB 1263
Broadband infrastructure, rural infrastructure grant program for local governments in rural counties to include: HB 1263
Broadband installation along state highways, provider registration for coordinating, when: SB 5439
Broadband internet services, adoption of, creating digital equity opportunity program to advance: HB 1460
Broadband internet services, open access networks, grant/loan program for developing: SB 5175
Broadband internet services, providing to unserved areas via infrastructure, tax credits for: SB 5110
Broadband internet services, retail, in unserved areas, provided by public utility districts, authority/process for: SB 5383, SSB 5383
Broadband internet services, retail, in unserved areas, provided by PUDs/port districts, authority/process for: 2SSB 5383
Broadband internet services, retail, provided by public entities, authority via public broadband act: HB 1336, ESHB 1336
Broadband internet services, virtual private network service, provider to offer: SB 5112
Broadband office, governor's statewide, duties of, various: HB 1263, SHB 1263, SB 5357, SB 5439
Cloud computing services, 3rd-party commercial, state agency adoption of and migration to: HB 1274, SHB 1274, E2SHB 1274
Cloud computing services, 3rd-party, task force on cloud transition, establishing: SHB 1274, E2SHB 1274
Companies, competitive, incumbent local exchange carrier classification as, when: HB 1429
Companies, competitive, when subject to effective competition, modifying standards: HB 1429
Contractor license, for work on property offered for sale within 12 months after purchase, requiring: SSB 5267
Contractor license, for work on property offered for sale within 24 months after purchase, requiring: SB 5267
COVID-19 contact tracing, individual's health data collected via digital tools and used for, protections for: HB 1127, SHB 1127
Digital citizenship, media literacy and, supporting through school district leadership teams, grant program: SB 5242
Digital equity and inclusion, for underserved populations, advancing: HB 1460
Digital equity opportunity program, creating: HB 1460
Facilities, small wireless, collocation of, provider access to rights-of-way and attachment to infrastructure: HB 1440
Internet, access to, permitting/taxation/standards modifications for companies and facilities to increase: SB 5110
Internet, broadband services, adoption of, creating digital equity opportunity program to advance: HB 1460
Internet, broadband services, open access networks, grant/loan program for developing: SB 5175
Internet, broadband services, providing to unserved areas via infrastructure, tax credits for: SB 5110
Internet, broadband services, retail, in unserved areas, provided by public utility districts, authority/process for: SB 5383, SSB 5383
Internet, broadband services, retail, in unserved areas, provided by PUDs/port districts, authority/process for: 2SSB 5383
Internet, broadband services, retail, provided by public entities, authority via public broadband act: HB 1336, ESHB 1336
Internet, broadband services, virtual private network service, provider to offer: SB 5112
Senior call-check service and notification program, establishing: HB 1460
Solicitations, by commercial telephone solicitors, requirements for, modifying: HB 1497
Telephone and voice over internet protocol tax, on switched access lines in state, imposing: HB 1460
Tracking technology, collecting data to determine taxes/fees with, constitutional amendment to prohibit: HJR 4201
Universal communications services program, provisions: HB 1460
Universal services account, creating for telecommunications excise taxes deposits for use by certain programs: HB 1460
Universal teleconnect service program, state, establishing: HB 1460
Washington lifeline program, establishing: HB 1460
Wireless devices, smart, tax on retail sales of, imposing: HB 1365, HB 1450
Wireless facilities, small, collocation of, provider access to rights-of-way and attachment to infrastructure: HB 1440
YES tip line program, for tips concerning risks to safety/well-being of youth, establishing: SB 5327, SSB 5327
TELEVISION AND TELEVISIONS  TELEVISION AND TELEVISIONS RSS Feed
               
Closed captioning, on televisions in places of public accommodation or for sale in public area: SB 5027
Creative economy, state, work group to create strategic plan for, establishing: SB 5238
J.P. Patches show, Patches pal special license plates, creating: HB 1374
Media literacy and digital citizenship, supporting through district leadership teams, grant program: SB 5242
THEATERS  THEATERS RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES; BUSINESSES)
Creative economy, state, work group to create strategic plan for, establishing: SB 5238
TITLE-ONLY BILLS  TITLE-ONLY BILLS RSS Feed
               
Prohibiting introduction of title-only bills: SB 5283
Prohibiting introduction of title-only bills and intent-only bills: HB 1324
TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS  TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS RSS Feed
               (See also LIQUOR AND CANNABIS BOARD; TAXES - TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS; VAPOR PRODUCTS)
Enforcement, controlled purchases including persons under 21 for: SB 5129
Manufacturers and distributors, tobacco products surcharges: HB 1345, SB 5266
Menthol-flavored tobacco products, sales of, prohibiting: HB 1345, SB 5266
Purchase/possession, by person under age 18, prohibition/civil infraction, repealing: SB 5129, SSB 5129
Purchase/possession, by person under age 18, seizure of products, officer authority for, removing: SB 5129, SSB 5129
Purchasing/possessing, person who is, determination of age, officer authority to detain for, removing: SB 5129, SSB 5129
TOWING AND TOW TRUCKS  TOWING AND TOW TRUCKS RSS Feed
               
Vehicle recovery/impound/storage charges, when damage to public highways, payment to tow truck operator: SB 5406
TRADE  TRADE RSS Feed
               
Manufacturers, in energy-intensive trade-exposed industries, carbon pollution tax on sales/use of fossil fuels by: HB 1534
Taiwan, economic and trade partnership between the United States and, recognizing: SR 8610
TRAFFIC  TRAFFIC RSS Feed
               (See also AIR QUALITY AND POLLUTION; BICYCLES; DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES; MOTOR VEHICLES; ROADS AND HIGHWAYS; TRAFFIC OFFENSES; TRANSPORTATION)
Commute trip reduction program, effectiveness of, assessing during pandemic: HB 1528
Commute trip reduction, car or van pool vehicles/plans/activities/ordinances, suspending requirements: HB 1528
Control, single flagger at intersection, authority to direct traffic without officer present, when: SB 5354
Damage to public highways, vehicle operator liability for tow truck operator charges due to, when: SB 5406
Disorderly conduct, provisions involving liability when operating a motor vehicle: SB 5456
Merging, late merge zipper method, in driver training education and testing: HB 1231
Military surplus vehicles, operation on public highways: HB 1439
Mischief, criminal, provisions involving liability when operating a motor vehicle: SB 5456
Motorcycles, operating between lanes of traffic, requirements for: HB 1106
Motorcycles, operator passing vehicle in same lane: HB 1106
Motorcycles, operator use of right shoulder on limited access roadway, when: HB 1254
Pedestrian and bicycle safety, head injury prevention program requirements: HB 1039
Pedestrian and bicycle safety, school curriculum relating to, updating: HB 1039
Pedestrians, safe routes to school program, grant funding under, when: HB 1039
Pursuits, vehicular, by law enforcement, model policy and information repository: HB 1054
Pursuits, vehicular, by law enforcement, model policy for, repealing and replacing with restrictions: SHB 1054
Road usage charge or other similar charge, using for highway purposes: SJR 8207
Road usage charges and motor vehicle fuel excise tax, double taxation, constitutional amendment to prohibit: HJR 4202
Swarming a motor vehicle, engaging in practice of, prohibiting via antiswarming act: SB 5456
Tracking technology, collecting data to determine taxes/fees with, constitutional amendment to prohibit: HJR 4201
Vehicle miles traveled fee or other charges, for highway purposes: SJR 8207
TRAFFIC OFFENSES  TRAFFIC OFFENSES RSS Feed
               
Driving under the influence, prior offense time limitation, extending for class B felony: SB 5054
Impaired driving, provisions: SB 5054
Infractions, admitting responsibility and attesting inability to pay financial penalty in full, provisions: SB 5226
Infractions, license suspension or revocation for and reinstatement, various provisions: SB 5226, SB 5349
Infractions, monetary obligations for, court option to waive or remit, and payment plan: SB 5226
Infractions, monetary obligations for, payment plans for, various provisions: SB 5349
Physical control of vehicle under the influence, provisions: SB 5054
Vehicular homicide by disregard for safety of others, offender release/escape/etc., victim notification: SB 5245, SSB 5245
TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION  TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION RSS Feed
               
Driver training education, late merge zipper method as part of: HB 1231
TRANSPORTATION  TRANSPORTATION RSS Feed
               (See also AERONAUTICS; EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND SERVICES; FERRIES; GROWTH MANAGEMENT; MOTOR VEHICLES; RAILROADS; ROADS AND HIGHWAYS; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS; TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT; UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION)
Accounts, congestion relief and safety account, creating for transportation funding not reliant on debt financing: SB 5359, SB 5449
Accounts, transportation preservation and maintenance account, creating: HB 1010
Budget, 2021-2023: HB 1135, SB 5165
Budget, infrastructure needs, motor vehicle sales/use tax revenue for: HB 1010
Budget, supplemental 2019-2021: HB 1136, SB 5166
City transportation authorities, for monorail transportation function, modifying for grade-separated transportation: HB 1304
Commercial transportation services, greenhouse gas emissions: HB 1075, SHB 1075
Commute trip reduction program, effectiveness of, assessing during pandemic: HB 1528
Commute trip reduction, car or van pool vehicles/plans/activities/ordinances, suspending requirements: HB 1528
Commuter ride sharing, passenger vehicles for, sales/use tax preferences, discontinuing: HB 1528
Commuter ride sharing, renaming as ride sharing: HB 1514, SB 5457
Electric ferries, design and procurement by counties, process for: HB 1502
Electric or hybrid vehicles, per mile fee on, implementation plan for fee payment and early adoption program: SB 5444
Electric vehicles, charging/refueling infrastructure, mapping/forecasting tool for, developing: HB 1287, SHB 1287
Electric vehicles, hybrid, annual registration renewal fee for, discontinuing: SB 5308
Electric vehicles, passenger/light duty, selling or registering in WA only, 2030 deadline/scoping plan: HB 1204, SB 5256
Electrification of transportation plans, electric utility requirements for, including zero emissions vehicle use: HB 1287, SHB 1287
Electrification of transportation system, resource adequacy for, utilities/stakeholders meetings to address: HB 1527
Food delivery providers, greenhouse gas emissions from: HB 1075, SHB 1075
For hire vehicles, nonemergency medical transportation vehicles, high occupancy vehicle exempt decal for, when: HB 1510
Funding, motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues for: HB 1010, SB 5359, SB 5449
Goods delivery providers, greenhouse gas emissions from: HB 1075, SHB 1075
Grade-separated transportation, public function/public facilities, city transportation authority creation for: HB 1304
Greenhouse gas emissions and vehicle miles traveled reduction, guidelines and actions for: SHB 1099
Health-related measures, restricting transportation access due to declining to comply with, prohibiting: HB 1305, HB 1317
Highways purposes, using motor vehicle sales/use tax revenues for: SB 5223
Hybrid or electric vehicles, per mile fee on, implementation plan for fee payment and early adoption program: SB 5444
Motor vehicle transporters, licenses/license plates/indicator tabs for and related violations by: HB 1269, SHB 1269
Regional transportation planning organizations, cars/light trucks greenhouse gas emissions reductions: HB 1099
Ride sharing, commuter, passenger vehicles for, sales/use tax preferences, discontinuing: HB 1528
Ride sharing, renaming commuter ride sharing as and expanding sales/use/motor vehicle excise tax exemptions eligibility of: HB 1514, SB 5457
Tracking technology, collecting data to determine taxes/fees with, constitutional amendment to prohibit: HJR 4201
Transportation benefit districts, local sales/use tax imposition by, extending via voter renewal of: HB 1523
Transportation network companies, contracted driver's driving record furnished to: SB 5152, SSB 5152
Transportation system, electrification of, resource adequacy for, utilities/stakeholders meetings to address: HB 1527
Transportation system, policy goals, modifying: HB 1137, SB 5465
Transportation system, policy goals, preservation and safety as priorities: HB 1137, SB 5465
Vaccination, law/rule/order requiring receipt as transportation access condition, prohibitions and exemption: HB 1065
Vaccination, rule/ordinance/order/policy requiring receipt for COVID of, for transportation access, prohibiting: SB 5144
Vehicle sharing, peer-to-peer vehicle sharing program act, concerning program agreements: HB 1389
Zero emissions transportation future, state transition to, supporting: HB 1287, SHB 1287
Zero emissions vehicles, manufacturers of, owning/operating/controlling dealership, when: HB 1388
TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION  TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION RSS Feed
               
Electric or hybrid vehicles, per mile fee on, implementation plan for fee payment and early adoption program: SB 5444
Electric vehicles, passenger/light duty, selling or registering in WA only, 2030 deadline/scoping plan: HB 1204, SB 5256
TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT  TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also BUDGETS; ROADS AND HIGHWAYS; TRANSPORTATION)
Aviation and aerospace committee, to advise DOT secretary, appointing and maintaining: HB 1538
Aviation division, director of, to be unpiloted aircraft system coordinator: HB 1379
Community aviation revitalization board, DOT to convene: HB 1030, SB 5031
Dredged materials, disposal of, at site used for federal navigation channel projects/activities site: HB 1193, SB 5125
Fish passage barriers, DOT correction projects, environmental permitting process for: SB 5207, SB 5381
Hydrogen fuel cell technology, converting public fleet vehicles to, studying feasibility of, DOT role: SSB 5000
Justice, environmental, environmental health disparities, department actions to reduce: SSB 5141
Justice, environmental, environmental health inequities, department actions to reduce: SB 5141
Limited access highways, addressing missing broadband connections in underserved areas via, DOT role: HB 1457
Litter control, along state highways, DOT role: SB 5040
Navigation channel maintenance/improvements, federal, permit/review requirements, removing various: HB 1193, SB 5125
Projects, transportation, DOT expenditures for, sales/use tax revenues from, using for transportation purposes: SB 5466
Purple heart state, department of transportation purple heart state account, creating: SHB 1250
Purple heart state, Washington state as a, authorizing signs indicating, DOT role: HB 1250, SHB 1250
Safe routes to school program, grant funding under, DOT role: HB 1039
Tangible personal property/digital product/labor purchases, sales/use tax amounts paid to general fund for: HB 1249
TREASURER, STATE  TREASURER, STATE RSS Feed
               
Game lands, DFW, payments to counties in lieu of property taxes, treasurer role: SB 5159
TRUSTS AND TRUSTEES  TRUSTS AND TRUSTEES RSS Feed
               
Fiduciary income and principal act, uniform: SB 5132
Powers of appointment act, uniform: SB 5132
Powers of appointment, repealing/recodifying chapter: SB 5132
Principal and income act, Washington, repealing and replacing: SB 5132