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               (See also ADVANCED COLLEGE TUITION PAYMENT (GET) PROGRAM; COLLECTIVE BARGAINING; COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES)
Academic freedom and whistleblower protection act: HB 1362, SB 5832
Advanced placement (AP) tests, credit policy for: HB 1333, ESHB 1333, * ESB 5234, CH 179 (2017)
Art, appropriations to higher education for, use of: SB 6064
Assessments, college readiness, as high school assessments for graduation: HB 1572, SB 5202
Athletic departments, senate committee budget approval due to deficits: SB 5109
Behavioral health and suicide prevention, statewide resource for: HB 1379, SHB 1379, HB 2513
Bill of rights, academic, concerning free speech and expression: HB 1362, SB 5832
Bookstores, leasehold excise tax exemption: SB 5677
Branch campuses, "branch" as identifying term, eliminating: * HB 1107, CH 52 (2017)
Campus antiharassment act, within new "academic bill of rights": HB 1362, SB 5832
Campus free expression act, within new "academic bill of rights": HB 1362, SB 5832
Capital budget projects, bond proceeds for: HB 1080, SHB 1080, 2SHB 1080, HB 2394, SB 5090, SSB 5090, SB 6089, SSB 6089, SB 6094
Capital budget projects, proposals and prioritized single lists, role of institutions: SHB 1325
Capital budget projects, requests and prioritized ranking by 4-year colleges: HB 1325, SB 5087
Capital facilities, space and costs standards and scoring and weighting tool for: SHB 1325
Capital projects, higher education infrastructure investment program, creating: SB 5684, SSB 5684
Central Washington U., traffic safety instructors, consulting with DOL: HB 1481, * ESHB 1481, CH 197 (2017)
College savings program, Washington, transfer of tuition units to, when: HB 2205, SB 5923, SB 6087
Course materials, open educational resources grant pilot program: HB 1561, SHB 1561, E2SHB 1561
Course materials, open educational resources pilot grant program: HB 1768
Course materials, open source instructional, tax credit: HB 1253
Credentials, false academic, dropping religious institution doctorates from definition: HB 1442
Credentials, postsecondary, residents 25-44 without, forecasting of: HB 2399, SB 6169
Cybersecurity, at state agencies, attracting students for, studying methods: HB 1697
Cybersecurity, conditional loan program for higher education: HB 1830
Disabilities, higher education transfer students with, work group on, reauthorizing: HB 2037, * SHB 2037, CH 175 (2017)
Early childhood education and assistance program, funding, role of colleges: * 2SSB 5107, CH 178 (2017)
Early learning programs, funding from community sources, local pathway for: SSB 5107, * 2SSB 5107, CH 178 (2017)
Eastern Washington U., Cooper Kupp, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
Eastern Washington U., Kendrick Bourne, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
Eastern Washington U., Shaq Hill, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
Employees, collective bargaining unit representative elections: HB 1607, SB 5551
Employees, requiring union membership or dues/fees payment, prohibiting: SB 5692
Evergreen State College, The, state need grant renewal at, academic progress for: HB 2520
Evergreen State College, The, transitioning to private college: HB 2221, SB 5946
Facilities, funding from Puget Sound taxpayer accountability account: HB 2488
Facilities, various, leasehold excise tax exemption: SB 5677
Faculty, full-time tenure track, faculty expansion program for, funding: HB 1238, SHB 1238
Faculty, new, collective bargaining unit representative access to: SB 6229
Faculty, unfair labor practices against, deadline for claims in superior court: SB 6231
Fees, services and activities, without reference to tuition: HB 1433, SHB 1433, SB 5592, SSB 5592
Financial aid, alternative route conditional scholarship program, creating: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, career and technical education conditional scholarship program: HB 1756
Financial aid, career and technical education conditional scholarship program, creating: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, child care workforce conditional scholarship and loan repayment program, creating: HB 2396
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, as child adoption incentive: SB 5890, * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, homeless student room/board: HB 2386
Financial aid, college bound scholarship program, pledge options: HB 1293, SHB 1293, 2SHB 1293, HB 1512, SHB 1512, E2SHB 1512
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, aligning eligibility with state need grant: HB 1512, SHB 1512, E2SHB 1512, SB 5074
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, awarding at two-year college rate, when: HB 1214, HB 1512, SHB 1512
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, expanding "resident student" definition: HB 1488, SHB 1488, 2SHB 1488, SB 5074
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, expanding eligibility: HB 1512, SHB 1512, E2SHB 1512
Financial aid, college bound scholarship, using for community or technical college: HB 1214
Financial aid, cybersecurity conditional loan program: HB 1830
Financial aid, education loan debt counseling services, providing: HB 1169, SHB 1169, 2SHB 1169
Financial aid, education loan debt, opportunity, assistance, and relief for: HB 1169, SHB 1169, 2SHB 1169
Financial aid, educator conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, educator retooling conditional scholarship program, modifying: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, evergreen investment scholarship program, establishing: SB 6101
Financial aid, federal student loan repayment in exchange for teaching service program, modifying: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, future teachers conditional scholarship and loan repayment program: SB 5585
Financial aid, Gina Grant Bull memorial legislative page scholarship program: SB 5346, * SSB 5346, CH 322 (2017)
Financial aid, legislative page scholarship program, establishing: HB 1194, ESHB 1194
Financial aid, loan debt information for students, when: HB 1057, SHB 1057, SB 5017, SB 5022, * SSB 5022, CH 154 (2017)
Financial aid, loan default, occupational credential suspension for, repealing: HB 1052
Financial aid, loan disbursement via servicer or financial institution: HB 1499
Financial aid, loan forgiveness for teachers in high-need schools, when: HB 1643
Financial aid, loan servicers and advocate, student education loan bill of rights: SB 6029
Financial aid, loan servicers and ombuds, student education loan bill of rights: HB 1440, SHB 1440, E2SHB 1440, SB 5210
Financial aid, medical doctors, matched student loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2598
Financial aid, medical student loan program, establishing: HB 2127, HB 2143, SHB 2143, E2SHB 2143
Financial aid, need-based recipients, student success programs for: HB 1651
Financial aid, opportunity scholarship, for health professional advanced degrees: HB 2143, SHB 2143, E2SHB 2143
Financial aid, opportunity scholarship, state match for: HB 2504
Financial aid, pathways scholarship account, for professional-technical programs: HB 1452, SHB 1452, SB 5361
Financial aid, pipeline for paraeducators conditional scholarship program, modifying: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, pipeline for paraeducators scholarship, modifying provisions: * ESHB 1115, CH 237 (2017) PV
Financial aid, practices of certain institutions, student protections: SHB 1439
Financial aid, public service graduate degree conditional grant program, creating: HB 1651
Financial aid, state need grant, award criteria and disbursement methods: SB 5820
Financial aid, state need grant, awarding at two-year college rate, when: HB 1214
Financial aid, state need grant, eligibility, minimum GPA requirement for: HB 2520, SB 5820
Financial aid, state need grant, expanding eligibility: HB 1841, SB 5476
Financial aid, state need grant, funding via repeal of certain tax preferences: SB 5821
Financial aid, state need grant, increasing funding via aerospace tax revenues: HB 2146
Financial aid, state need grant, private four-year institution student awards: HB 1033
Financial aid, state need grant, using for community or technical college: HB 1214
Financial aid, state, ending current and former for-profit institution eligibility for: HB 2377
Financial aid, teacher shortage conditional scholarship program, modifying: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Financial aid, third-party student loan modification: HB 1440, SHB 1440, E2SHB 1440, SB 5210, SB 6029
Financial aid, unfair practices by for-profit institutions, student protections: HB 1439, SHB 1439
Financial aid, via bilingual educator initiative for bilingual students: SB 5712, SSB 5712
Financial education workshops, mandatory: * SSB 5100, CH 177 (2017)
Financial literacy seminars, live, mandatory: SB 5100
Flags, on campus, limiting those that can be flown: HB 1220
Food services, leasehold excise tax exemption: SB 5677
For-profit institutions and private vocational schools, study of, continuing: SHB 1439, E2SHB 1439
For-profit institutions, unfair practices, student ombuds, and requirements: HB 1439, SHB 1439, E2SHB 1439
Free speech, higher education institution policies affirming, requirements: HB 2223
Freedom of expression activities on campuses, reporting by institutions: HB 2324
Freedom of expression/speech, in student media, including civil action for relief: SB 5064, SSB 5064
Funding, education legacy trust account, various deposits into: HB 1549, HB 1550, SB 5112, ESB 5113
Funding, percentages from state appropriations and tuition, requirements: HB 1847
Gonzaga University, men's basketball team, honoring: * HR 4645 (2017), * SR 8644 (2017)
Higher education institutions, contributions of, economic impact, studying: HB 1910
Information technology, at state agencies, attracting students for, studying: HB 1697
International baccalaureate exams, credit policy for: HB 2252, SB 5917
Law enforcement and minority communities, data collection, role of a university: HB 1529, SB 5073, SSB 5073
Medical students, loan program, for rural physician workforce, establishing: HB 2127, HB 2143
Medical students, loan program, for rural/underserved physician workforce: SHB 2143, E2SHB 2143
Medical students, loan repayment program, for rural physician workforce, establishing: HB 2598
Medical students, opportunity scholarship program to include: HB 2143, SHB 2143, E2SHB 2143
Mental health and suicide prevention, recommendations by task force: HB 2513
Mental health counseling and services, evaluating: HB 1651
Mental health counselors, full-time, for veterans attending colleges: HB 1737, SB 5525
Military members, spouse/child of, as "resident student," when: * SB 5778, CH 191 (2017)
Opioid overdose medications, higher education institution access and data: HB 2390
Peer mentoring of students, competitive grant program for: HB 1651
Police officers at colleges, collective bargaining, binding interest arbitration: HB 1559
Presidents, council of, capital budget proposals and prioritized single lists role of: SHB 1325
Presidents, selecting, meetings/disclosure exemptions and senate confirmation: SB 5584
Private institutions, public facilities and utilities extension for: SB 6121
Private, disciplinary procedures, requiring for financial aid programs participation: HB 1962
Procurement, contracting for services provided by civil service employees: SB 5550
Property, of state university, leasehold excise tax credit, when: HB 1864, SB 5768, SSB 5768, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Research, undergraduate, at Washington's baccalaureate institutions. recognizing: SR 8683
Sciences, environment and climate change, protections for employees: SB 6104
Seattle Pacific University, 125th anniversary of, celebrating: * HR 4643 (2017)
Seattle University, recognizing and celebrating 125th anniversary of founding of: * HR 4631 (2017)
Sexual violence, campus, student offenders, notation on records of: SB 5764
Sexual violence, campus, survivor-advocate records, confidentiality: SB 5764, * SSB 5764, CH 72 (2017)
Sexual violence, campus, task force on preventing, recommendations of: SB 5764, * SSB 5764, CH 72 (2017)
Social security numbers of students, handling by institutions, standards and prohibitions: HB 2249
STEM fields, increasing higher education enrollments to meet workforce needs: SB 5902
Students, "resident student," spouse/child of uniformed services member as, when: * SB 5778, CH 191 (2017)
Students, electronic benefit transfer cards for food assistance, on-campus use: HB 1569
Students, in baccalaureate program, WCCC child care eligibility, when: SB 5742
Students, rights of, for-profit institution notice concerning, requirements: HB 1439
Students, rights of, notice concerning, requirements: SHB 1439
Students, student success course for: SB 6101
Students, working connections child care work requirement exemption: SB 6100
Suicide prevention and behavioral health, comprehensive approach: HB 1379, SHB 1379, HB 2513
Suicide prevention in higher education grant program, establishing: HB 1379, SHB 1379, HB 2513
Textbooks, open educational resources grant pilot program: HB 1561, SHB 1561, E2SHB 1561
Textbooks, open educational resources pilot grant program: HB 1768
Textbooks, open source instructional materials, tax credit: HB 1253
Transportation, electric vehicles, requirements for institutions: SB 6098
Trigger warnings, using at faculty or staff discretion: HB 1362, SB 5832
Tuition and fees, transfer of certain units to college savings program: HB 2205, SB 5923, SB 6087
Tuition/fees, exemption, highway worker's surviving spouse and children, when: SB 5575
Tuition/fees, exemption, state employee's surviving spouse and children, when: HB 1887
Tuition/fees, waiver, Indian tribe members: SB 6131
Tuition/fees, waiver, space available tuition waivers for educational employees: 2SHB 1827, 3SHB 1827
Tuition/fees, waiver, veteran/national guard child or spouse, requirements: HB 2464
Tuition/fees, waiver, veteran/national guard child or spouse, stipend for, when: HB 2009, SHB 2009, 2SHB 2009
Tuition/fees, waiver, veteran/national guard, to include domestic support personnel: * SB 5826, CH 127 (2017)
U. of Washington, aquatic and fishery sciences, nonnative finfish aquaculture analysis: HB 2418
U. of Washington, board of regents, adding faculty member: HB 1437
U. of Washington, climate impacts group, certain consultation, repealing: SB 5172
U. of Washington, Dante Pettis, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
U. of Washington, employee compensation using state bond proceeds, prohibiting: SB 5999, SB 6123
U. of Washington, health sciences library, online access for veterinarians: HB 2445, SB 6178
U. of Washington, John Ross, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
U. of Washington, medical facility contracts, alternative process for awarding: HB 1652, HB 1861, * SB 5631, CH 124 (2017)
U. of Washington, medical school, electronic medical record systems: SB 5787
U. of Washington, opioid use disorder treatment access grant program, UW role: SB 5839
U. of Washington, psychiatry, state hospital ARNP residency program plan: SB 5894
U. of Washington, psychiatry, state hospital ARNP training program plan: ESSB 5894
U. of Washington, public health, role in studying airport air quality: HB 1171, SHB 1171, SB 5225
U. of Washington, public service graduate degree conditional grant program: HB 1651
U. of Washington, school of dentistry, suicide prevention training curriculum: SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
U. of Washington, school of social work, role in suicide-safer homes task force: HB 1612, SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
U. of Washington, telehealth services, telemedicine collaborative, extending: SB 6163
Unfair business practices, by degree-granting institutions, violations and penalties: SHB 1439
Unfair business practices, by for-profit institutions, violations and penalties: HB 1439
Unfair practices, by degree-granting institutions, violations and penalties: E2SHB 1439
Veterans, attending colleges, enhanced suicide prevention services: HB 2513
Veterans, attending colleges, full-time mental health counselors for: HB 1737, SB 5525
Washington next generation educational savings account pilot program, establishing: HB 1425, SHB 1425
Washington State U., board of regents, adding faculty member: HB 1437
Washington State U., center for sustaining agriculture and natural resources, food system study role: HB 1552
Washington State U., college of medicine, in family medicine residency network: HB 2443, SB 6093
Washington State U., employee compensation using state bond proceeds, prohibiting: SB 5999, SB 6123
Washington State U., energy program, carbon pollution mitigation tax role: HB 2230
Washington State U., energy program, carbon pollution tax role: SB 5930, SB 6203
Washington State U., energy program, clean energy investment, studying: HB 2230, SB 5930
Washington State U., energy program, community solar company certification by: * ESSB 5939, CH 36 (2017)
Washington State U., energy program, electric utility net metering, program role: HB 2510
Washington State U., energy program, renewable energy system cost recovery program role: HB 1048, SHB 1048, HB 2281, SB 5027, SB 5499, SB 5939, * ESSB 5939, CH 36 (2017)
Washington State U., energy program, sustainable renewable natural gas: HB 2580
Washington State U., Gabe Marks, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
Washington State U., governmental studies, law enforcement diversity, studying: HB 1769
Washington State U., opioid use disorder treatment access grant program, WSU role: SB 5839
Washington State U., residency positions for child and adolescent psychiatry: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Washington State U., River Cracraft, football, honoring: * SR 8655 (2017)
Washington State U., state psychiatric hospital ARNP training program plan: ESSB 5894
Washington State U., veterinary medicine, elk hoof disease prevention strategies: HB 1848, SB 5474, SSB 5474, * 2SSB 5474, CH 159 (2017)
Western Washington U., women's soccer team, honoring: * SR 8657 (2017)