Topical Index

WAGES AND HOURS  WAGES AND HOURS RSS Feed
               (See also EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; PUBLIC WORKS)
Debt, employer owing to deceased employee, payment of: SB 5831
Employees, employee fair classification act, creating: HB 1515, HB 1601, SB 5513, SB 5690
Employees, rest and meal periods, variance from: SB 5374
Employer-employee relationship, under wage and compensation laws: HB 1515, HB 1601, SB 5513, SB 5690
Health care facilities, certain employees, meal and rest breaks and overtime: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5190, SSB 5190, SB 5373
Health care facilities, certain employees, on prescheduled on-call: SB 5344, SB 5373
Hours worked on computer, for state agency services contracts, verifying: HB 1744, SB 5809
Liens, wage liens for wage claims on property, comprehensive provisions: HB 1514
Lieutenant governor, performing duties of governor, payment for: SB 5797
Overtime, by correctional officers: HB 1345, SB 5200
Public employee salaries/wages, inflationary increase in state budget outlook: SB 5963
Railroad yardmasters, hours of service and rest periods: HB 1842, SB 5878
Scheduling, worker schedule requirements: HB 1491, SB 5717
School employees, leave accumulation maximum amount: HB 1409, SB 5414
School employees, paid sick leave for, staffing funding allocations to support: HB 2084
Wage boards, for nonemployee workers, convening: HB 1601
Wage or salary history, prospective employee's, employer inquiries: HB 1696, SB 5090, SSB 5090
Wage scale or salary range for job title, employer to provide: HB 1696
Wages and benefits, direct contractor liability for payment: HB 1395, SHB 1395, SB 5565
Wages, federal government failure to fund, employee "unemployed" due to: SB 5716
Wages, minimum, for persons under independent personal labor contracts: SB 5987
Wages, payment of, governmental employers requiring working without: SB 5707
Wages, subminimum, certificates for persons with disabilities for, eliminating: EHB 1706, SB 5753
Whistleblower qui tam actions on behalf of state: HB 1965, SHB 1965
Workers' boards, for nonemployee workers, convening: SB 5690
WASHINGTON ADMINISTRATIVE CODE  WASHINGTON ADMINISTRATIVE CODE RSS Feed
               
Emergencies, suspending regulatory provisions, governor authority: SB 5260
Occupational boards, standing committees to review regulations: HB 1770
WATER  WATER RSS Feed
               (See also WATER POLLUTION)
Distribution businesses, public utility tax revenues, depositing in account: SB 5938
Districts, irrigation, as broadband internet services providers: SB 5085
Districts, irrigation, construction contract bidding: ESB 5453
Districts, irrigation, director and secretary bond requirements, removing: ESB 5453
Districts, water-sewer, as broadband internet services providers: SB 5085
Districts, water-sewer, commissioner insurance coverage: HB 1241, SB 5122
Districts, water-sewer, tax rates disclosure: SB 5024, ESSB 5024
Districts, water-sewer, unit priced public works contracting use by: SB 5381
Drought conditions, water shortage resiliency and emergency withdrawals: HB 1622, ESHB 1622, SB 5675
Droughts, watering and landscaping, homeowners'/condominium associations: HB 1165
Infrastructure, water infrastructure program, establishing: HB 1889, SB 5136
Public water systems, health-affecting emerging contaminants: HB 1831
Reclaimed water, on-site treated nonpotable systems, standards: HB 1747
Schools, lead in drinking water systems/outlets: HB 1860
Utilities, individual unit metering, when: HB 1818, SB 5775
Watersheds, Walla Walla pilot program, extending: HB 1013, SB 5352
Well drilling, for low-income housing, waiving fees: HB 1982
Wells, permit-exempt, restricting owner use, just compensation for: SB 5369
WATER POLLUTION  WATER POLLUTION RSS Feed
               (See also AIR QUALITY AND POLLUTION; ECOLOGY, DEPARTMENT)
Car wash facilities, commercial, sales and use tax exemptions to support: HB 1115
Control facilities, opioid pollution reduction permits for: SB 5657
Drinking water, lead in school systems/outlets: HB 1860
Health-affecting emerging contaminants, in public water systems: HB 1831
Mining, motorized or gravity siphon aquatic, discharges from, prohibitions: HB 1261, SHB 1261, SB 5322
Motor vehicle leaks, don't drip and drive program, statewide, developing: HB 1853
NPDES permit issuance, imidacloprid in shellfish beds: HB 1611, SB 5626
Plastic pollution prevention, marine, requesting action via new trade agreements with China: SJM 8009
Reclaimed water, on-site treated nonpotable systems, standards: HB 1747
Stormwater pollution, reducing, water infrastructure program role: HB 1889, SB 5136
Stormwater, runoff on state highways, funds use plans for reducing: HB 2125, SB 5505
Wastewater treatment, opioid pollution reduction permits: SB 5657
Water quality certification, decisions and rule making: HB 1029
WATER RIGHTS  WATER RIGHTS RSS Feed
               
Flows or levels, minimum for public waters, establishing: HB 1979
Groundwater withdrawals, restricting owner use, just compensation for: SB 5369
Groundwater withdrawals/well drilling, for low-income housing, waiving fees: HB 1982
WEAPONS  WEAPONS RSS Feed
               (See also FIREARMS)
Knives, spring blade, provisions: SB 5782
Possession, on child care center, library, or park premises, prohibitions: HB 1530, SB 5434
Protection order violations, weapon surrendering and prohibitions due to: HB 1541
WEEDS  WEEDS RSS Feed
               
Noxious, on state lands, replacing with plants beneficial for pollinators: SB 5552
WILDLIFE  WILDLIFE RSS Feed
               (See also HUNTING; ZOOS AND AQUARIUMS)
Airports, using padded body-gripping animal traps, prohibition exemption for: HB 1917, SHB 1917
Bear, black, hunting with dogs, prohibitions: HB 1046
Cougar control pilot program, establishing: SB 5100
Cougar, bobcat, or lynx, hunting with dogs, prohibitions: HB 1046
Critical habitat, to include habitat for bees/native pollinators: SB 5552
Damage by wildlife, agricultural, claims for: HB 1875
Damage by wildlife, prevention, nonlethal dog pursuit training to aid: HB 1516, SB 5320
Damage by wildlife, protections against: HB 1045, SB 5620
Deer, whitetail populations in district one of region one: SB 5525, SSB 5525
Elk, "New Zealand design" elk fencing pilot project: SB 5620
Elk, agricultural land damage minimization, studying: HB 2055
Elk, elk management pilot project, modifying and extending: HB 2055
Elk, pasture and fencing damage, pilot compensation program for: HB 2055
Marbled murrelet, long-term conservation strategies: HB 1546, SHB 1546, SB 5547, SSB 5547
Orcas, southern resident, commercial whale watching regulation: HB 1580, SHB 1580, SB 5577
Orcas, southern resident, killer whale task force recommendations: HB 1579, SHB 1579, 2SHB 1579, SB 5580
Orcas, southern resident, protections and recovery: HB 1579, SHB 1579, 2SHB 1579, HB 1580, SHB 1580, SB 5577, SB 5580
Sea lions, managing through hunting or bounty programs: HJM 4001
Sea lions, maximum lethal take to enhance salmon recovery: HB 1824
Sea lions/seals/pinnipeds, managing through bounty system: SB 5824
Whale watching, boating safety education program materials on: SB 5918
Whales, orca, unmanned aerial systems approaching: HB 1341
Wolves, gray, lethal removal criteria: HB 1639
Wolves, gray, nonlethal removal or relocation, requiring: HB 1045
Wolves, gray, review of listing status by DFW: HB 2097
Wolves, gray, translocation to Bainbridge Island sanctuary: HB 1639
Wolves, NE Washington management grant, advisory board, members of: HB 2097
Wolves, wolf-livestock conflict response and proactive nonlethal deterrents: HB 2097
WOMEN  WOMEN RSS Feed
               (See also ABORTION; CHILDREN; DISCRIMINATION; HEALTH CARE FACILITIES; HOUSE RESOLUTIONS; MARRIAGE AND MARRIED PERSONS; SENATE RESOLUTIONS; SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS; SPORTS AND RECREATION; WAGES AND HOURS)
Breast milk, expressing, employer accommodation of: HB 1930, SHB 1930, SB 5911
Clark, Regina, petty officer, naming SR-507 bridge as Regina Clark memorial bridge: HJM 4007, SHJM 4007
Contraception, reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
Corporate boards, female directors on, requirements: SB 5142
Corrections, department of, permanent women's division within, creating: SB 5876
Crime victim's gender, defenses based on, limiting: HB 1687
Diversity, equity, and inclusion act, Washington state: SI 1000, HI 1000
Female genital mutilation, performing on a minor, class B felony: HB 2000
Female genital mutilation, performing, as unprofessional conduct, when: HB 2000, SB 5257
Feminine hygiene products, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1053, SB 5147, SB 5206
Girl scouts, honoring girl scout movement: * HR 4625 (2019)
Hospitals, access to care policies for reproductive health care: HB 1686
Huerta, Dolores, April 10 as Dolores Huerta day: HB 1906, SB 5868
Indecent exposure, by biological male or female in other-sex restroom: HB 2088
Mastectomies, contralateral prophylactic, insurance coverage: HB 1968, SB 5345
Military spouse status, prohibiting discrimination based on: HB 1812
Native American, missing and murdered, liaisons and task force, establishing: HB 1713
O'Loughlin, Dorothy, volunteer, honoring: * SR 8610 (2019)
Parents with minor children, sentencing alternative to total confinement: SB 5291, SSB 5291, E2SSB 5291
Pelvic examinations, by health care providers, informed consent: SB 5282
Political parties, state committees, opposite-sex members requirement, removing: HB 1190
Pregnant women, medicaid for, when: HB 1186
Public office, women in, supporting by celebrating women in public office day: * HR 4624 (2019)
Reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602
Saini, Shree, recognizing and commending: * SR 8622 (2019)
Samuelson, Joan Benoit, renaming Olympia's Marathon Park after: SCR 8403
Simpson, Fredi, state's republican national committeewoman, recognizing: * SR 8609 (2019)
Women In Cloud initiative, recognizing: SR 8602
Women, infant, and children farmers market nutrition program, fruit/vegetable benefit: HB 1587, SB 5583
Women, maternal mortality reviews and data-sharing: HB 1369, SB 5425
WORKER TRAINING AND WORKFORCE NEEDS  WORKER TRAINING AND WORKFORCE NEEDS RSS Feed
               (See also APPRENTICES AND APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS)
Adult diploma and workforce training program, Washington, establishing: HB 1903, SB 5891
Behavioral health professions, opportunity grant and scholarship programs: HB 1850, SB 5635
Behavioral health training, by certain organizations, B&O tax deduction: SB 5637
Behavioral health, workforce academic and career pathway programs: SB 5633
Building trades, education-based apprenticeship preparation program: HB 1418, SB 5458
Building/construction trades, education-based apprenticeship preparation program: SSB 5458
Care workers, care worker research and resource center, creating: HB 1851
Career connected learning cross-agency work group and grant program: HB 1336, SHB 1336, SB 5327, SSB 5327
Educator workforce, expanding supply, multiple strategies: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
Higher education/postsecondary institutions, online cost and outcome data for: SB 5960
Hospitality industry, opportunities for employment in hospitality grant: HB 1556, SB 5808
Military spouses, employment opportunities through recruitment program: HB 1328, SHB 1328, SB 5772
Petroleum/petrochemical high hazard facilities, skilled and trained workforce: HB 1817, SB 5698
Port district worker development and training programs, provisions: HB 1568, SB 5570
Programs, higher education, for academic and career success: HB 1735
Teachers, educator workforce supply, expanding via multiple strategies: HB 1139, SHB 1139, E2SHB 1139
WORKERS' COMPENSATION  WORKERS' COMPENSATION RSS Feed
               
Booth renters, at salon/shop licenseholder's premises, coverage for: SB 5326
Claims, closure of, self-insured employer communication of: HB 1682
Employer-employee relationship, under wage and compensation laws: HB 1515, HB 1601, SB 5513, SB 5690
Hanford nuclear site, workers, occupational disease presumption for cancer: HB 1490, SB 5507
Industrial insurance, claim records, confidentiality and employer review: HB 1909, SHB 1909, SB 5844, SSB 5844
Industrial insurance, collaborative work group, appointing: SB 5474
Industrial insurance, employee fair classification act, creating: HB 1515, HB 1601, SB 5513, SB 5690
Industrial insurance, freight broker/forwarder with agreement with carrier: HB 1961, ESB 5765
Industrial insurance, self-insurers, various provisions: HB 1682, SB 5474
Industrial insurance, task force on choice and competition, establishing: HB 2025
Industrial insurance, wages and lost earning capacity of workers: HB 1492, SB 5217
Occupational disease presumptions, advisory committee on, creating: HB 1913, SB 5849
Occupational disease presumptions, firefighters and fire investigators: HB 1913, SB 5849
Occupational disease presumptions, law enforcement officers: HB 1913, SB 5849
Occupational diseases, presumption of, various medical conditions: HB 1913, SB 5849
WORKFORCE TRAINING AND EDUCATION COORDINATING BOARD  WORKFORCE TRAINING AND EDUCATION COORDINATING BOARD RSS Feed
               (See also EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT; VOCATIONAL EDUCATION)
Career connected learning opportunities, board role: HB 1336, SHB 1336, SB 5327, SSB 5327
Complaints, student complaint portal, modifications, board role: HB 2014
Health care stakeholder group, care worker research and resource center: HB 1851
Higher education/postsecondary institutions, online cost and outcome data for: SB 5960
Higher education/postsecondary institutions, performance of, evaluation: SB 5960
Postsecondary institutions, performance of, board role in evaluating: HB 2014
Private vocational schools, regulating, board role: HB 1124, SHB 1124
Private vocational schools, tuition recovery trust fund, funds use: SHB 1124