Topical Index

UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION  UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION RSS Feed
               
Benefits, eligibility for, good cause reasons for voluntarily leaving work: HB 1486, SB 5064, SSB 5064
Benefits, expanding eligibility for health care employees during pandemic, when: ESSB 5190
Benefits, extended, benefit and eligibility periods and job search requirements: HB 1492, SHB 1492, SB 5425
Benefits, for volunteer firefighters, deduction of payments for services from benefit payments, prohibiting: HB 1448
Benefits, paid, not charging to employer account or employer during emergency, when: HB 1098, HB 1343, SB 5061, * ESSB 5061, CH 2 (2021)
Benefits, paid, reimbursing from COVID-19 unemployment account, when: HB 1021
Benefits, presumptive, expanding eligibility for health care employees during pandemic: SB 5190
Claim adjudicators, for unemployment insurance claims, training program for: HB 1487, SHB 1487, SB 5193, ESSB 5193
Claims, demand thresholds, emergency drills, phone lines for certain claimants, and online data dashboard: HB 1487, SHB 1487, ESSB 5193
Claims, effective/equitable processing, adjudicators reserve force, performance metrics reports, and planning: HB 1487, SHB 1487, ESSB 5193
Claims, unemployment insurance legislative work group, establishing: SHB 1487, ESSB 5193
Contributions by employers, maximum wages subject to tax, modifying calculation of: SB 5197
Employers, contribution rate of, solvency surcharge included with, repealing: SB 5113
Employers, unemployment insurance contribution relief for: SB 5171
Employers, violations by, failing to register or failing to report employee or wages, audits and penalties for: HB 1474
Federal pandemic benefits, excluding from working connections child care eligibility determinations: SB 5023
Job searches by claimants, monitoring of, demonstrated contacts and documented search activities: HB 1493, SHB 1493, SB 5427
Public health emergency, unemployment benefits for health care employees during, when: SB 5190, ESSB 5190
Public health emergency, unemployment insurance revisions to aid employees and employers during: HB 1098, HB 1343, SB 5061, * ESSB 5061, CH 2 (2021)
Social security numbers, used in correspondence as personal identifiers, replacing, when: HB 1455
UTILITIES  UTILITIES RSS Feed
               (See also ENERGY FACILITY SITE EVALUATION COUNCIL; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION)
Blackouts, rolling/inadequacy events, risk of, utilities/stakeholders meetings to address: HB 1527
Bonneville power administration, utility conservation credits from, B&O tax exemption: SB 5008
Broadband service, providing to unserved areas via infrastructure, tax credits against capital costs: SB 5110
Broadband service, telecommunications for end users in unserved areas provided by PUDs, authority/process for: SB 5383, SSB 5383
Broadband service, telecommunications for end users in unserved areas provided by PUDs/port districts: 2SSB 5383
Broadband service, telecommunications to end users provided by PUDs, authority via public broadband act: HB 1336, ESHB 1336
City/town utilities, services for tenant, collection of delinquent charges after governor's proclamation expires: SHB 1421
City/town utilities, services for tenant, collection of delinquent charges, when: HB 1421, SHB 1421
City/town utilities, services for tenant, prohibiting collection of delinquent charges from owner, when: HB 1421, SHB 1421
Cool roof/tree planting programs, conserving energy/mitigating urban heat island effects via, role of utilities: HB 1114, SHB 1114
Easements, on state lands, for local public utility line owned by nongovernmental entity: SB 5110
Electric light/space heating service, residential, termination due to unpaid charges, prohibitions, when/for whom: HB 1490
Electric, beneficial electrification plans and programs: HB 1084, SHB 1084, SB 5093
Electric, clean fuels program, low carbon fuel infrastructure under, credits for: HB 1036, HB 1091, SHB 1091, 2SHB 1091, SB 5231
Electric, cost-effective conservation acquisition targets, when events beyond control prevent meeting of: HB 1446, SHB 1446
Electric, COVID impacts on, compliance burden reduction/customer assistance: SB 5007
Electric, customer billing statements, renewable energy requirements impact on bill total, disclosing: HB 1327, SB 5363
Electric, electricity from community solar projects, purchases by utilities of: HB 1046
Electric, multiyear rate plans and performance-based rate making, requirements: HB 1498, SB 5295, SSB 5295
Electric, projects, renewable resources analysis and advisory opinion: SB 5168
Electric, rental housing conservation/energy efficiency opportunities to reduce tenant's energy burden: HB 1125, HB 1498, SB 5295
Electric, resource plans, electric vehicles/zero emissions vehicle use/electrification of transportation plans: HB 1287, SHB 1287
Electric, retail utility bill costs, limiting by state to achieve cost reduction and grid reliability targets: HB 1130
Electric, role in Washington climate commitment act: SB 5126
Electric, utility wildland fire prevention advisory committee, recommendations of, implementing: ESB 5158
Electric, utility wildland fire prevention advisory committee, renaming task force as: ESB 5158
Electrification, building/transportation system, resource adequacy for, utilities/stakeholders meetings to address: HB 1527
Energy conservation and renewable resources targets, provisions: SB 5007, SB 5008
Greenhouse gas emissions, mitigation strategies for utilities: HB 1084, SHB 1084, SB 5093
Greenhouse gas emissions, zero emissions transportation future, state transition to, supporting, utility role: HB 1287, SHB 1287
Heat standard, clean, statewide, establishing: HB 1084, SB 5093
Liens, against customer premises, imposing after governor-declared emergency expires: HB 1069, SHB 1069, E2SHB 1069
Natural gas, multiyear rate plans and performance-based rate making, requirements: HB 1498, SB 5295, SSB 5295
Natural gas, rental housing conservation/energy efficiency opportunities to reduce tenant's energy burden: HB 1125, HB 1498, SB 5295
Natural gas, retail utility bill costs, limiting by state to achieve cost reduction and grid reliability targets: HB 1130
Natural gas, role in Washington climate commitment act: SB 5126
Natural gas, transition implementation plans and integrated resource plans: HB 1084, SHB 1084, SB 5093
Natural gas, uniform climate protection surcharge, establishing: HB 1084, SB 5093
Public service companies, contractor/subcontractor liability for loss/damages/injury to rescuers, when: HB 1341
Public utility districts, beneficial electrification plans and programs: HB 1084, SHB 1084, SB 5093
Public utility districts, cool roof programs with tree plantings for energy conservation: HB 1114, SHB 1114
Public utility districts, electric light/space heating, residential, termination for unpaid charges, prohibitions: HB 1490
Public utility districts, greenhouse gas emissions reduction programs: HB 1084, SHB 1084, SB 5093
Public utility districts, telecommunications to end users provided by, authority via public broadband act: HB 1336, ESHB 1336
Public utility districts, telecommunications/broadband for end users in unserved areas provided by, when: SB 5383, SSB 5383, 2SSB 5383
Public, COVID-19 impacts, grants addressing, public utility tax exemption: HB 1002
Ratepayer assistance and weatherization, low-income, using B&O tax savings for: SB 5008
Renewable energy resources, compliance burden reduction/customer assistance: SB 5007
Rescuers, public service company contractor/subcontractor liability for loss/damages/injury to, when: HB 1341
Solar energy facilities, sited on certain agricultural lands, not eligible for expedited processing by EFSEC: SB 5206
Solar energy systems, community projects, utility electricity purchases from: HB 1046
Solar energy systems, photovoltaic module stewardship/takeback program, delaying certain implementation dates: HB 1393
Vulnerable populations and highly impacted communities, energy burden of, reducing in various ways: HB 1125, HB 1498, SB 5295, SSB 5295
Wind turbine blades, stewardship and takeback program, developing: SB 5174, SSB 5174
UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION  UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION RSS Feed
               (See also ENERGY FACILITY SITE EVALUATION COUNCIL; UTILITIES)
Meetings of utilities/stakeholders, rolling blackouts/electrification resource adequacy, addressing, UTC role: HB 1527
Rail fixed guideway systems, state safety oversight agency, UTC to replace DOT as: HB 1418
Railroads, rail safety, UTC role and authority, expanding: HB 1418
Rule making, significant agency rules, requirements to include UTC: SB 5276
Solar energy, community projects, utility electricity purchases from, UTC role: HB 1046
Surcharge, uniform climate protection, natural gas companies to pay: HB 1084, SB 5093
Washington lifeline program, establishing: HB 1460