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Accounts receivable, forbearances concerning, interest accrual, when: HB 1145, SB 5456, ESSB 5456
Adult entertainment establishments, sexually oriented live, admission fee: HB 1109
Apiaries, registered apiarists operating, immunity from liability: HB 2640, SHB 2640
Armored car services, serving marijuana businesses, authorizing: ESHB 2098, * ESSB 5928, CH 68 (2018)
Art activity businesses, retail liquor license, on-premises wine/beer consumption: HB 2568, SHB 2568
Art instruction businesses, snack bar license issuance for wine and beer sales: SSB 5165
Asphalt production facilities, regulating: HB 1028
Biometric identifiers, requirements and prohibitions: HB 1493, * ESHB 1493, CH 299 (2017)
Building entrances, accessible public, for persons with disabilities: HB 1263, SHB 1263
Business ecosystems areas and area financing for local public improvements: SB 6499
Call centers, relocation to other country: HB 2844
Cannabidiol and cannabinoid products, retailer health safety sign display: HB 2333
Cannabidiol products, as additive in marijuana products: HB 2334, SHB 2334, * E2SHB 2334, CH 132 (2018)
Car wash facilities, sales and use tax exemptions for: HB 1856
Cars, rental agencies, liability for negligent entrustment: SB 5944, SSB 5944
Cars, rental agencies, sales tax revenue for tourism marketing: HB 1123, SHB 1123, HB 2924, SB 5251, SSB 5251
Child care, impact of accessibility, child care collaborative task force, convening: HB 2367, * SHB 2367, CH 91 (2018)
Cigar lounge or tobacconist shop, retail license endorsement for: HB 1919, SHB 1919
Clubs, private, private label spirits sales by: HB 1119, HB 1297, HB 2000, SHB 2000, SB 5145, ESSB 5145, SB 5589, SB 5953
Collection agencies, credit card payment transaction fees: HB 1061, SB 5043, SSB 5043
Colville business council, Mel Tonasket of, recognizing: * HR 4644 (2017)
Commerce & gaming legislative committee, reducing membership of: * HR 4648 (2017)
Consumer reporting agencies, data breaches and security freezes: SB 6014
Consumer reporting agencies, fee for security freezes, limiting: HB 2277, HB 2354
Consumer reporting agencies, fee for security freezes, prohibiting: HB 2384, SHB 2384, * ESB 6018, CH 54 (2018)
Contracting agents, workers providing services via, qualified benefit providers for: HB 2109
Contracting, with businesses by state, discriminatory disparities in, addressing: HB 2950
Contracts, business equipment leasing, automatic renewal or extension: SB 5507
Credit reports, consumer security freezes, requirements and prohibitions: HB 2277, HB 2354, HB 2384, SHB 2384, SB 6014, * ESB 6018, CH 54 (2018)
Crimes committed by business entities, fines for, when: HB 2362
Crimes committed by business entities, fines/legal financial obligations for, when: ESHB 2362
Crimes, businesses to be considered victims for crime victims' rights purposes: HB 1974
Crowdfunding donations, via fundraising portal, tax exemptions, when: HB 1695
Currency exchanges, regulation of: HB 1045, SHB 1045, SB 5031, * SSB 5031, CH 30 (2017)
Economic disruption, intent to cause, special allegation of, when: SB 5009
Electrolytic processing, electricity sales to, public utility tax exemption, extending: HB 1466, SHB 1466, SB 5332, * SB 6007, CH 146 (2018)
Employer services/organizations, professional, B&O tax deduction, repealing: SB 5821
Employment agencies or directories, revising and repealing regulatory provisions: SB 5045
Equipment, business, contracts for leasing, automatic renewal or extension: SB 5507
Farmers markets, alcoholic beverage sales at, various: HB 2419, SHB 2419, SB 6122
Food establishments, college on-campus, student SNAP-benefits EBT card use at: HB 1569
Food processing facilities, greenhouse gas emission limits exemption for: HB 2768
Food products businesses, omnibus permit process pilot program, establishing: HB 2133, SHB 2133
Food products producers, greenhouse gas limits regulatory relief for: HB 2769
Food storage warehouses, storing alcoholic beverages, licensure exemption: * HB 2699, CH 96 (2018), SB 6380
Food units, mobile, exemption from commissary/servicing area regulations: HB 2639, * SHB 2639, CH 167 (2018)
Forest products businesses, omnibus permit process pilot program, establishing: HB 2133, SHB 2133
Franchisors, not employers of franchisees or franchisee employees: HB 1881
Goods and services provided, forbearances concerning, interest accrual, when: HB 1145, SB 5456, ESSB 5456
Grocery stores, new employee training wage and employer training certificates: HB 2830
Grocery stores, retail liquor license endorsement for beer and wine tastings, when: SB 5164, SB 5925, SB 5927, SB 6000
Grocery stores, retail liquor license, transition to combination spirits, beer, wine: HB 1351, SHB 1351, * E2SHB 1351, CH 96 (2017), SB 5194
Grocery stores, youth internship pilot program: HB 2275
Investment management services, international, preferential B&O rate, eliminating: HB 2186, SHB 2186, SB 5929
Licenses, application handling fee, increasing: HB 1549, SB 5112
Licenses, delinquent renewal penalties, waiving, when: SB 6527
Licenses, municipal general business licenses, requirements: * EHB 2005, CH 209 (2017), SB 5777, ESSB 5777
Licensing service, city-DOR partnering for general business licenses: * EHB 2005, CH 209 (2017), SB 5777, ESSB 5777
Licensing service, information commercial purposes disclosure, prohibiting: SB 5358, * SSB 5358, CH 323 (2017)
Marijuana odors, task force on, convening: HB 2845
Marijuana retailers or products, billboards advertising, prohibiting: HB 2727
Marijuana, all statutes legalizing, repealing: HB 2096
Marijuana, businesses and entities, siting near tribal reservation, provisions: HB 1937
Marijuana, businesses, accounting services for, authorizing: ESHB 2098, * ESSB 5928, CH 68 (2018)
Marijuana, businesses, additional licensing fee: EHB 1858, 2SHB 2227, * SB 5130, CH 316 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, armored car services for, authorizing: ESHB 2098, * ESSB 5928, CH 68 (2018)
Marijuana, businesses, business and nonprofit entity interest holders' residency: HB 1127, HB 1151, SHB 1151, SB 5102, SSB 5102, SB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, by playground, child care center, or preschool, prohibitions: HB 2238, HB 2483, SB 6348
Marijuana, businesses, by school bus stop, prohibition: HB 2483
Marijuana, businesses, contracts between processors, producers, and retailers: ESHB 2472
Marijuana, businesses, display of marijuana in public view, civil infraction: HB 1416
Marijuana, businesses, financial institution services for, authorizing: HB 2098, ESHB 2098, SB 5928, * ESSB 5928, CH 68 (2018)
Marijuana, businesses, general licensing process: EHB 1857, SB 5131, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, hidden ownership or misrepresentation of fact: HB 2770
Marijuana, businesses, license applicants, persons or entities considered to be: HB 2770
Marijuana, businesses, license issuance, regulatory compliance determinations for: HB 2630
Marijuana, businesses, license issuance, tribal consent for, when: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, licensing agreements and consulting contracts with entities: HB 1152, SHB 1152, SB 5101, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, liquor enforcement officer powers pertaining to: SB 5132, SSB 5132
Marijuana, businesses, paying with or accepting virtual currency, prohibiting: SB 5264
Marijuana, businesses, producer and processor premises, masking odors from: HB 1911, SHB 1911
Marijuana, businesses, production and processing standards for licensees: HB 1461, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5323
Marijuana, businesses, retailer contracts with processors: HB 2472, SB 6171
Marijuana, businesses, revenues from, federal activities impeding, prohibitions: HB 2124
Marijuana, businesses, robbery of, as special allegation for robbery: HB 2850, SB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, signage and advertising: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5284, SSB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, siting of, prohibitions: HB 2238, HB 2483, SB 6348
Marijuana, businesses, siting or operation of retail, processes for prohibiting: HB 2215, HB 2336, SHB 2336, HB 2484, SB 6291
Marijuana, businesses, siting or operation of, processes for prohibiting: HB 2336, SHB 2336, HB 2484, SB 6291
Marijuana, businesses, targeting children, youth, and young adults, prohibiting: SB 5284, SSB 5284
Marijuana, businesses, targeting youth, prohibiting: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, various licensing provisions: EHB 1857, SB 5131, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5284
Marijuana, excise tax provisions: HB 1667, SHB 1712, HB 2021, HB 2060, HB 2076, HB 2124, SB 6552
Marijuana, excise tax, Alaskan Way viaduct project cost overruns payment via: HB 2193
Marijuana, excise taxation, excluding from agricultural products exemption: HB 2358
Marijuana, facilities, odors or dust from, clean air act exemption, when: HB 2882
Marijuana, hydrocarbon gas-based marijuana-processing solvent, taxing, when: HB 1667
Marijuana, illicit production of, drug enforcement task force for controlling, creating: HB 2972
Marijuana, indoor cultivation of, local government ordinances requiring: HB 2960
Marijuana, medical use, retailer delivery to patient, endorsement for: HB 2574
Marijuana, medical use, retailer home delivery, creating system for, studying: SHB 2574
Marijuana, medical use, tribal retailer deliveries to patients: HB 2574
Marijuana, processor's facilities, inspection by fire code official, alternatives, when: HB 1920, SHB 1920
Marijuana, processors, contracts with processors, producers, or retailers: ESHB 2472
Marijuana, processors, license fee, revising: * E2SHB 2334, CH 132 (2018)
Marijuana, processors, retailer contracts with: HB 2472, SB 6171
Marijuana, producer, processor, or researcher activities, odors from and visibility of: HB 2744
Marijuana, producers and processors, license applicants, categories of: HB 2770
Marijuana, producers and processors, testing of products of: HB 2227, SHB 2227, 2SHB 2227
Marijuana, producers, contracts with processors, producers, or retailers: ESHB 2472
Marijuana, producers, license fee, revising: * E2SHB 2334, CH 132 (2018)
Marijuana, producers, sales for cannabis health and beauty aid production: HB 2033, SB 5698
Marijuana, producers, sales to qualifying patients and providers: HB 2021, SHB 2021, SB 5606, SB 5933
Marijuana, product testing laboratories, accreditation of: SHB 2227, 2SHB 2227
Marijuana, production and products, excluding from "agricultural labor": SHB 1692
Marijuana, production and products, excluding from overtime exemption: SHB 1692
Marijuana, production and products, nuisance lawsuit protections: HB 1692, SHB 1692
Marijuana, production or processing facilities, odors from, task force on: HB 2845
Marijuana, retail licenses, delivery endorsement: HB 1712, SHB 1712
Marijuana, retail licenses, forfeiture for failing to use by deadline: HB 1126, SHB 1126, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, retail outlets in state and licenses held by licensees, number allowed: HB 1096
Marijuana, retail outlets, local governments prohibiting within alcohol impact area: SB 5282
Marijuana, retail outlets, local governments prohibiting, liquor revenue reduction: HB 1099, SHB 1099
Marijuana, retail outlets, lockable drug box, donating: * HB 1250, CH 131 (2017)
Marijuana, retail outlets, selling marijuana merchandise: HB 1487, SHB 1487
Marijuana, retail outlets, siting or operation of, processes for prohibiting: HB 2215, HB 2336, SHB 2336, HB 2484, SB 6291
Marijuana, retail product container, business or trade name and UBI requirements: * HB 2474, CH 43 (2018), SB 6170
Marijuana, retailers and co-owners, limiting aggregate licenses per business: HB 1096, HB 1125, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, retailers, common ownership of, falsely indicating: HB 2335, SHB 2335
Marijuana, retailers, contracts with processors, producers, or retailers: ESHB 2472
Marijuana, retailers, license applicants, persons or entities considered to be: HB 2770
Marijuana, retailers, license fee, revising: * E2SHB 2334, CH 132 (2018)
Marijuana, retailers, medical licensing, sale, and use provisions: HB 1098
Marijuana, retailers, private label sales by: HB 2473, SB 6172
Marijuana, sales of, excluding from B&O tax exemption for agricultural products: SHB 1692
Marijuana, transfer of immature plants between producers and researchers: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017), SB 5451
Marketplace facilitators, sales and use tax collection duties of: * EHB 2163, CH 28 (2017), HB 2186, SHB 2186, SB 5929
Mercantile establishments, retail theft provisions: * SB 5632, CH 329 (2017), SB 5634, SSB 5634, * SB 5635, CH 224 (2017)
Money transmitters, regulation of: HB 1045, SHB 1045, SB 5031, * SSB 5031, CH 30 (2017)
Noncompetition agreements, enforceable or unenforceable, when: EHB 1967, HB 2903, SB 6522, SSB 6522, SB 6526
Noncompetition agreements, restraining hourly employee, void and unenforceable: SSB 6526
Noncompetition agreements, voiding, when: HB 2903, SB 5756, SB 6522, SSB 6522, SB 6526, SSB 6526
Office space, commercial, incentivizing development with tax exemptions: HB 1495, SHB 1495, E2SHB 1495, HB 2813, HB 2981, SB 6302, SB 6418
Pawnbrokers, fees and interest rates, repealing expiration date: * HB 1071, CH 51 (2017), SB 5157
Permanent cosmetics businesses, licensing and regulation: HB 2369, SHB 2369
Personal information, sale of, businesses engaged in, registration and reporting, when: 3SHB 1904
Pet stores, retail, selling cat or dog in, requirements: SB 6623
Private investigator agencies, temporary registration card issuance by, when: HB 2233
Protection product guarantee providers, requirements for: HB 2104, EHB 2309, SB 6042
Radio and television broadcasting, B&O tax provisions, modifying: HB 2001, SHB 2001
Restaurants, diaper changing stations, when: HB 2758, SHB 2758, SB 6401
Restaurants, flavor-imparting cooking products, extending sales/use tax exemption: HB 2089, SB 5799, SSB 5799
Restaurants, new employee training wage and employer training certificates: HB 2830
Restaurants, private label spirits sales by: HB 1119, HB 1297, HB 2000, SHB 2000, SB 5145, ESSB 5145, SB 5589, SB 5953
Restaurants, sales tax revenue for tourism marketing: HB 1123, SHB 1123, HB 2924, SB 5251, SSB 5251
Restaurants, youth internship pilot program: HB 2275
Retailers, private label credit accounts, unpaid balances, sales tax credit or refund: SB 5910
Salons or shop facilities, booth renters at, financial records requirements: SB 6561
Schweitzer engineering laboratories, honoring: * SR 8705 (2018)
Secondhand dealers, electronic products, purchasing via automated kiosk: * HB 1623, CH 169 (2017)
Service contract providers, coverage options and net worth or stockholder's equity: EHB 2309, SB 6042
Sexually oriented live adult entertainment establishments, patron fee: HB 2353
Signature gatherers, entities that compensate, disclosure requirements: HB 1537, SHB 1537, SB 5397, ESSB 5397
Signature gathering, electronic petition and signatures option for businesses: HB 2383
Signatures and messages, electronic, repealing electronic authentication act: HB 2643, SHB 2643
Small business tax credit account, depositing certain aerospace tax revenue into: HB 2145, HB 2146
Small businesses, assistance grants in connection with family and medical leave: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Small businesses, B&O tax credit and surcharge based on taxpayer's margin: HB 2940, SHB 2940
Small businesses, equitable B&O taxation of: HB 2940, SHB 2940
Small businesses, excise tax filing threshold, modifying: HB 1550, EHB 2350, HB 2351, HB 2672, ESB 5113
Small businesses, impact of agency rules on, regulatory fairness measures: HB 1120, SHB 1120, * 2SHB 1120, CH 53 (2017)
Small businesses, in rural counties, B&O tax credit: HB 2946
Small businesses, main street program tax credits and program participation of: HB 1343, HB 2094, SB 5135
Small businesses, retirement marketplace investment options, review of: HB 1850, HB 1966, SHB 1966, SB 5675, * SSB 5675, CH 69 (2017)
Small businesses, small business tax credit, increasing: HB 1550, HB 1555, HB 2145, HB 2146, HB 2672, ESB 5113, SB 5127
Small businesses, small business tax credit, repealing: HB 2186, SHB 2186, HB 2940, SHB 2940, SB 5929
Small businesses, solar energy generation contracting opportunities, studying: SB 6253, SSB 6253, 2SSB 6253
Small, employer contributions to employee educational expenses, tax credits for: HB 2730, SHB 2730
Small, rights and protections when agency enforcement action: * HB 1352, CH 243 (2017), SB 5230
Snack bars, retail liquor license, to include wine sales, requirements: SB 5165, SSB 5165, SB 6346
Surf pools, regulation of: HB 2959, SB 6581
Taverns, beer and wine retail license, caterer's endorsement for events: HB 1902, * SHB 1902, CH 252 (2017), SB 5927
Taxes, remitting by business of, officer/individual recoverable tax liability for: HB 2186, SHB 2186, SB 5929
Television and radio broadcasting, B&O tax provisions, modifying: HB 2001, SHB 2001
Temporary workers, staffing agencies for, employee protections applicable to: HB 2849
Theaters, beer and wine theater license, removing screens limit for: HB 2714, SSB 5161, SB 5229, SB 5925, SB 5926, SB 5927
Theaters, long-running productions in, B&O tax credit for, when: HB 2026
Theaters, spirits, beer, and wine theater license, additional theater, seat limit: HB 2889, HB 2974, SHB 2974
Theaters, spirits, beer, and wine theater license, removing certain limits: HB 1165, HB 2210, HB 2714, SB 5161, SSB 5161, SB 5925, SB 5927
Theaters, with IMAX screen projection system, spirits, beer, and wine license for: HB 2210, HB 2974, SHB 2974
Ticket sellers, resale of tickets by, licensing, regulation, and enforcement: HB 2921, SHB 2921, SB 6488, SSB 6488
Ticket sellers, web sites of, selling software to interfere with, prohibition: HB 1584
Time zone and daylight saving time, impact on commerce, reviewing: SB 6220
Tobacconist shop or cigar lounge, retail license endorsement for: HB 1919, SHB 1919
Transfers and obligations, incurred by debtor, uniform voidable transactions act: * SB 5085, CH 57 (2017)
Transportation network companies, regulating of: HB 2716, HB 2945, SB 5620, ESSB 5620, SB 6043, SB 6500
Transportation network companies, regulation of, state preemption: HB 2945, SB 6500
Transportation network companies, surcharges: HB 2206, HB 2945, SB 6500
Transportation network companies, taxation of: HB 2206
Transportation services provider, commercial, as network company: HB 2716, SB 5620, ESSB 5620, SB 6043
Transportation services, commercial, freight delivery, vehicle insurance: HB 1073, SB 5026
Transportation services, commercial, unemployment compensation exemption: HB 1575, SB 5362, SSB 5362
Usury laws, application to certain delinquent property taxes: HB 1990
Voting systems, manufacturers and distributors of, security breach disclosure: HB 2388, HB 2406, * ESHB 2406, CH 218 (2018), SB 6202
Water recreation facilities, regulation of: * HB 1449, CH 102 (2017)
Water recreation facilities, regulation of, modifying to include surf pools: HB 2959, SB 6581