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               (See also EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS)
Aliens, employed, discharging legal alien or citizen in favor of illegal alien considered discriminatory practice: SB 6436
Aliens, unlawful, various contracting and employment provisions: SB 6436
Applications, disclosure, implementing sunshine committee recommendations: SB 5049, SSB 5049, 2SSB 5049
Bullying in the workplace, subjecting employee to abusive work environment to be unfair practice: HB 1928, SB 5789
Civil service law, exempting institute for public policy officers and employees from: HB 2460, SB 6079
Collective bargaining, creation of department of education, provisions: HB 1973, SB 5639, SSB 5639
Collective bargaining, department of corrections employees: EHB 2011, SSB 5907, 2SSB 5907
Collective bargaining, eliminating for state employees and certain other groups: SB 5349
Collective bargaining, employees transferred from public printer to department of enterprise services: * ESSB 5931, CH 43 (2011) PV
Collective bargaining, establishment of consolidated technology services agency: HB 1841, SHB 1841, SB 5761, SB 5931, * ESSB 5931, CH 43 (2011) PV
Collective bargaining, higher education institution police officers, using interest arbitration panels to settle labor disputes: HB 1736, SHB 1736, SB 5606
Collective bargaining, interference with state contracting, encouraging state employee competition for state contracts: SB 5345
Collective bargaining, K-12 educators, relevant provisions: SB 5959
Collective bargaining, language access providers, definition: HB 2711, HB 2830, SB 6634
Collective bargaining, legislative branch employees: HB 2041
Collective bargaining, nonrenewal of teacher contracts due to workforce reductions, provisions: HB 2451
Collective bargaining, personnel of department of corrections and juvenile detention divisions: SHB 1291
Collective bargaining, police officers for universities and The Evergreen State College, provisions: SSB 5606
Collective bargaining, postdoctoral and clinical employees at University of Washington and Washington State University: * ESSB 6486, CH 255 (2012) PV
Collective bargaining, postdoctoral researchers at University of Washington and Washington State University: HB 2681, SB 6486
Collective bargaining, principal and teacher performance evaluation provisions: HB 2427, SB 6203
Collective bargaining, provisions, ferry system employees: HB 1511, HB 1512, HB 1516, SHB 1516, HB 2079, SB 5405, SSB 5405, SB 5406, SSB 5406, SB 5408, * 2ESSB 5742, CH 16 (2011) PV
Collective bargaining, representatives, public access to negotiations and records concerning: HB 2526
Collective bargaining, role of certified exclusive bargaining representative: HB 1127, * SHB 1127, CH 222 (2011)
Collective bargaining, state agreements, rejecting request for funds to implement for 2011-2013 fiscal biennium: SB 5870
Collective bargaining, state employee salaries, setting upon reallocation or layoff action: HB 2484, SB 6591, SSB 6591
Collective bargaining, state employees, placing certain limitations on agreements: SB 5728
Collective bargaining, statutory changes to authorize additional compensation for academic employees of community and technical colleges: HB 1503, SB 5434
Collective bargaining, uniformed personnel of department of corrections and juvenile detention divisions: HB 1291, SB 5368, SSB 5368
Collective bargaining, uniformed personnel, interest arbitration panel determinations: HB 1377, SB 5762
Collective bargaining, University of Washington, requests for agreement implementation funds: HB 1665, SHB 1665, SB 5614, * SSB 5614, CH 344 (2011)
Community and technical college employees, academic and classified, repealing cost-of-living increases: SB 6618
Community and technical college employees, academic, authorizing additional compensation: HB 1503, SB 5434
Community and technical college employees, academic, awarding salary increments: HB 1631, SB 5507, SSB 5507
Community and technical college employees, cost-of-living increases, funding through retail sales tax: HB 2763
Competitive contracting, allowing state employees displaced by contracting for services to offer alternatives: SB 5728
Consolidated technology services agency, exempting up to twenty-five percent from state civil service law: HB 2396, SB 6490
Criminal justice agencies, employees and workers, exemption of address in voter registration records from public disclosure: SB 5007
Death benefits, duty-related, increase for certain public employees in retirement systems: HB 1450, SB 5160
Education, department of, collective bargaining provisions as part of creation of department: HB 1973, SB 5639, SSB 5639
Educational and academic employees, ongoing suspension of cost-of-living increases: HB 1132, SHB 1132, SB 5470
Educational and academic employees, ongoing suspension of cost-of-living increases, certain bonuses, and application of certain credits: * 2SHB 1132, CH 18 (2011)
Educational employees, background investigation and screening: HB 1934
Educational employees, postretirement employment provisions for PERS and TRS plan 1: SB 5852
Educational staff associates, performance-based reduction in force: HB 1609
Electronic verification of employment authorization, requirement that employer use system to be prohibited: HB 2568, SHB 2568
Eligibility for employment, requiring verification for each individual hired: HB 1264
Employers, nonliability for civil damages under respondeat superior for certain employee actions: HB 1681
Ethics and integrity in state government, plans for improving: HB 1763, HB 2796
Ethics in public service, violations, including provisions governing investigations, disciplinary actions, and agency ethics advisors: SB 6009, ESSB 6009
Ethics, personal use of state-provided electronic devices: SB 5040
Government contractors, excluding from definition of employer for purposes of state retirement systems: * EHB 2771, CH 236 (2012), SB 6584
Health benefits, comparable coverage for patients receiving self-administered oral anticancer medication: * EHB 1517, CH 159 (2011)
Health benefits, health care authority eligibility provisions, including domestic partner definitions: HB 1420, SHB 1420, SB 5296, SSB 5296
Health benefits, health savings account option and high deductible health plan availability: * 2ESB 5773, CH 8 (2011)
Health benefits, primary care services through direct patient-provider practice: SB 6428, ESB 6589
Health benefits, wellness incentives: SB 5869
Higher education employees, annuities and retirement income plans: HB 1262, HB 1981, * ESHB 1981, CH 47 (2011), SB 5162, SB 5474
Higher education employees, compensation reduction: * ESSB 5860, CH 39 (2011)
Higher education employees, implementing three percent salary reduction: SB 5860
Higher education employees, postretirement employment provisions: HB 1022, HB 1981, * ESHB 1981, CH 47 (2011), SB 5569
Higher education institution employees, child abuse and neglect, mandatory reporting requirements for specified employees: SB 5991, * ESSB 5991, CH 55 (2012)
Higher education institution police officers, using interest arbitration panels to settle labor disputes: HB 1736, SHB 1736, SB 5606
Labor guilds, associations, and organizations, employees of, PERS plan 1 membership: HB 1956, SB 5833
Labor organizations, membership or nonmembership requirement by employer prohibited: SB 5347
Language access provider services, for department of labor and industries medical appointments, collective bargaining rights: HB 2830, SB 6634
Language access providers, definition for collective bargaining purposes: HB 2711, HB 2830, SB 6634
Language access providers, governor as public employer of, revising various provisions: HB 2701
Leave from employment, sick and safe leave, establishing minimum standards: HB 2508, SB 6229
Legislative branch employees, collective bargaining rights: HB 2041
Liability, provisions governing various governmental agencies and entities and their officers, agents, employees, and volunteers: ESSB 5605
Local government employees, determining average final salary for pension purposes: HB 2018, SB 5882
Misconduct investigation records, public records exemption in certain cases for state and local agencies: HB 2761
Open government principles, attorney general to implement training programs for public officials and employees: HB 2572
Peace and reserve officers, background investigations as a condition of employment: HB 1567, * SHB 1567, CH 234 (2011), SB 5435
Police officers for universities and The Evergreen State College, collective bargaining provisions: SSB 5606
Principals, district assignment policies, expanding staff assignment elements for consideration: SB 6537
Public utility districts, deferred compensation or supplemental savings plan for retirement: * HB 1618, CH 30 (2011), SB 5281
Salaries, granting limited periodic incremental salary increases for special agents of gambling commission: HB 2670
Salaries, requiring direct deposit for all employees: SB 5518
Savings plan, creation of public employees' savings plan: SB 5908
School district employees, benefits, reforming benefits purchasing: SB 5940
School district employees, compensation, district implementation of reductions through hour and day requirement waivers: SB 5829
School district employees, district assignment policies, expanding staff assignment elements for consideration: SB 6537
School district employees, pooled benefits: HB 2666, SB 6553
School district employees, repealing cost-of-living increases for: SB 6377, SB 6618
School district employees, TRS and SERS, allowing for foregone compensation when calculating earnable compensation: HB 1787
School district salary allocations, equalization: SB 5568
School employees, certificated, deadlines for contract nonrenewal notices: HB 2110
School employees, certificated, deadlines for nonrenewal of contract or transferal notices: 2SHB 2538
School employees, certificated, new teacher and principal evaluation systems and professional development related to implementation of systems: * ESSB 5895, CH 35 (2012)
School employees, certificated, revised teacher and principal evaluation systems: SSB 5896
School employees, certificated, to be considered provisional after consecutive unsatisfactory evaluations: HB 2309, SB 6278
School employees, cost-of-living increases, funding through retail sales tax: HB 2763
School employees, health benefits, amending various provisions: HB 2829, * ESSB 5940, CH 3 (2012)
School employees, health benefits, creating consolidated purchasing system and community-rated risk pool: HB 2724, SB 6442, SSB 6442
School employees, health benefits, creating school employees' benefits board: HB 2724, SB 6442, SSB 6442
Schools, compensation system for educators, technical working group duties concerning: SB 5959
Social networking accounts and profiles, access to, prohibiting requirement that employees provide to employers: SB 6637
State employees, attending informational or educational meetings regarding legislative issues: * HB 1179, CH 63 (2011)
State employees, health and wellness program for, requirements for wellness component: SB 6429
State employees, limiting liability for employees of departments of correction and social and health services: SB 5605
State employees, parking and transit benefits for, pretax payroll deductions for qualified benefits: HB 1518, SHB 1518
State employees, rates of vacation leave accrual when employee is a former school district employee: HB 2189
State employees, revising definition of "plan year" for benefits purposes: SB 6516
State employees, three percent salary reduction: SB 5860, * ESSB 5860, CH 39 (2011)
State employees, unused sick leave remuneration, reassigning administration of benefit plans in lieu of: HB 2624, SB 6194
Teachers, certificated classroom teachers, performance-based reduction in force: HB 1609, SB 5399
Teachers, certificated instructional staff with national board certification, limiting bonus for: HB 2804
Teachers, compensation system for, technical working group duties concerning: SB 5959
Teachers, cost-of-living increases, funding through retail sales tax: HB 2763
Teachers, district assignment policies, expanding staff assignment elements for consideration: SB 6537
Teachers, evaluation system, revised: SSB 5896
Teachers, evaluation systems and professional development programs: * ESSB 5895, CH 35 (2012)
Teachers, nonrenewal of contracts due to workforce reductions, provisions: HB 2451, SB 5959
Teachers, repealing cost-of-living increases for: SB 6377, SB 6618
Teachers, teacher and principal agreement on staffing placement: HB 1609, SB 5399
Teachers, use of summative comprehensive evaluation performance ratings for certificated employees: HB 2537, SB 6177
Unions, public sector, protecting employee rights through union financial disclosure: HB 2525
Veterans, preferential hiring by department of transportation's marine division: SB 6457, SSB 6457
Veterans, use of veterans' scoring criteria status for public employment examinations: SB 5861, SB 5970, SSB 5970