Topical Index

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               (See also FARMS; LIVESTOCK; WEEDS)
Agribusiness drivers, exemption from certain commercial driver's license requirements: * HB 1306, CH 153 (2011), SB 5215, SSB 5215
Agricultural activities, prohibiting application of critical area development regulations to areas where agricultural activities occur: HB 1896
Apple blossom festival, celebrating, and honoring apple blossom festival court: * SR 8653 (2011), * SR 8703 (2012)
Biofuel crops, promoting production through water resource management on Columbia and Snake river mainstems: HB 2192, SB 6028
Business and occupation tax exemptions, agricultural products, income limits: HB 2094, HB 2802
Chavez, Cesar, recognizing the legacy of: * HR 4647 (2011)
Chickens, commercial egg laying operations, certification: HB 1813, SB 5487, * SSB 5487, CH 306 (2011)
Commodities, warehousing, increasing licensing fees under warehouse act: SB 6208, * SSB 6208, CH 123 (2012)
Cottage food operations, repealing annual gross sales limits: HB 2551
Daffodils, celebrating daffodil festival: * SR 8643 (2011), * SR 8679 (2012)
Dairy products commission, membership provisions: HB 2367, * SHB 2367, CH 107 (2012), SB 6092, SSB 6092
Dredge and fill material, discharge of, exemption from prohibition when due to certain agricultural practices: SB 6431, SSB 6431
Employees, establishment of farm internship pilot project: SB 6392, ESSB 6392
Fair fund, eliminating certain deposits from state general fund: HB 2072
Fairs, health and safety improvements, providing state capital funding: * HB 2356, CH 221 (2012), SB 6221
Fairs, nonprofit fair associations, modifying property tax exemption provisions: SB 6598, SSB 6598
Fairs, premiums paid by fair by check, exemption from unclaimed property act: HB 1757, * SB 5633, CH 116 (2011)
Farm and agricultural land, current use property taxation, defining "contiguous" and "same ownership": HB 1060, SB 5359, * SSB 5359, CH 101 (2011), SB 5996, SSB 5996
Farm internship pilot project, establishment: SB 6392, ESSB 6392
Fertilizers, phosphorus-containing, restrictions on use and sale: HB 1271, HB 1489, * ESHB 1489, CH 73 (2011) PV, SB 5194, SSB 5194
Fertilizers, turf, restricting definition to exclude biosolids: HB 2488
Fire sprinkler systems, prohibiting state agencies and local governments from requiring in agricultural structures: HB 1155
Flowers, official state flower, special license plates displaying: * SHB 2299, CH 65 (2012), SB 5990, ESSB 5990
Fruit, patented or trademarked, disclosure of production and export information: SB 5146
Genetically engineered material, food containing, labeling of: HB 2637, SB 6298
Insects, used as pest control, sales and use tax exemption: HB 1275
Land, agricultural lands of long-term commercial significance, reviewing and considering current environmental checklist: * SB 6082, CH 247 (2012)
Land, agricultural lands owned by department of fish and wildlife, disposal by director: SB 5858
Land, agricultural, conservation through transfer of development rights marketplace: HB 1469, ESHB 1469, SB 5145, SB 5253, * ESSB 5253, CH 318 (2011)
Land, agricultural, establishing agriculture and critical areas voluntary stewardship program: HB 1871, HB 1886, SB 5713
Land, agricultural, establishing voluntary stewardship program: * ESHB 1886, CH 360 (2011), SSB 5713
Land, agricultural, expanding environmental checklist to aid preservation of agricultural resource lands: HB 2245
Land, agricultural, extending current use valuation to certain residential small farm property: SB 5814
Land, agricultural, maintaining certain land for future agricultural use: SB 5611, SSB 5611
Land, agricultural, modifying definitions of agricultural land and agricultural activity: SB 6124
Land, agricultural, moratorium on amendment or adoption of development regulations: HB 1777
Land, agricultural, recommendations of William D. Ruckelshaus Center: HB 1871, HB 1886, * ESHB 1886, CH 360 (2011), SB 5713, SSB 5713
Land, agricultural, removing certain wetlands converted to agricultural use from definitions of wetlands and waters of the state: SB 6026
Landowners, liability for unintentional injuries to recreational users resulting from forestry and other primary land uses: SB 6080
Lavender, commending and supporting the Sequim lavender festival: * SR 8681 (2012)
Livestock nutrient management, provisions concerning investigations and corrective actions: SB 5723
Livestock operations, process for achieving water quality objectives, violations and penalties: SSB 5723
Livestock, minimal care standards for: HB 2674
Manure, defining as agricultural product for purposes of commercial driver licensing: HB 1966, * SHB 1966, CH 142 (2011)
Meat inspection program, establishment: HB 1200, SHB 1200, 2SHB 1200
Organic crops, promoting production through water resource management on Columbia and Snake river mainstems: HB 2192, SB 6028
Pest control, insects used as, sales and use tax exemption: HB 1275
Pesticide drift exposure, joint select committee on, establishment: 2SHB 2413
Pesticides, protections from pesticide drift for workers and community members: HB 2413, SHB 2413, 2SHB 2413, SB 6397
Poultry, commercial egg laying chicken operations, certification: HB 1813, SB 5487, * SSB 5487, CH 306 (2011)
Poultry, minimal care standards for: HB 2674
Preparer liens, agricultural products, effective period for producer's preparer lien: HB 1968
Records, importation of prohibited agricultural products, disclosure exemptions: * HB 2456, CH 168 (2012), SB 6087
Seeds, distribution, increasing seed dealer license fees: * SB 5981, CH 61 (2012)
Tulips, celebrating Skagit Valley tulip festival: * HR 4633 (2011), * HR 4664 (2012), * SR 8633 (2011), * SR 8696 (2012)
Water, department of ecology to convene stock water working group: SB 6200
Wetlands, converted to agricultural use, removing in certain cases from definitions of wetlands and waters of the state: SB 6026
Workers, seasonal shortages, addressing through various options: HB 2408