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Adult entertainment establishments, entertainer safety and advisory committee: * EHB 1756, CH 304 (2019), SB 5724
Adult entertainment venues, endangering persons with dwarfism, prohibiting: SB 5486, SSB 5486
Auction companies, registration with department of revenue: * HB 1176, CH 442 (2019), SB 5125
Bags, retail carryout, standards: HB 1205, SHB 1205, 2SHB 1205, SB 5323, ESSB 5323
Barber shops, inapplicability of "employment" for certain barbers: SB 5326
Building business ecosystems act, building business ecosystems area financing: SB 5564, SSB 5564
Call centers, relocation to other country: HB 1960, SB 5058
Collection agencies, serving debtor with summons and complaint: * HB 1066, CH 201 (2019), SB 5034
Consumer data, Washington privacy act protections: HB 1854, SHB 1854, 2SHB 1854, SB 5376, SSB 5376, 2SSB 5376
Data brokers, consumer personal information, Washington privacy act: HB 1854, 2SHB 1854, SB 5376, SSB 5376, 2SSB 5376
Data brokers, registration and information security program requirements: HB 1503, SHB 1503, 2SHB 1503
Data processors, Washington consumer data transparency act: HB 2046
Delivery devices, automated electrically powered ground-based, regulatory framework work group: SSB 5378
Delivery devices, personal, regulating: HB 1325, * ESHB 1325, CH 214 (2019), SB 5378
Electronic records, distributed ledger technology, repealing certain statutes: SB 6028
Electronic records, distributed ledger technology, use of: SB 5638, * SSB 5638, CH 153 (2019)
Electronic records/signatures, repealing certain statutes: SB 6028
Electronic records/signatures, uniform electronic transactions act, adoption: SB 6028
Employment agencies or directories, regulating: SB 5171
Employment positions, creation of, B&O tax credits: HB 1566, SB 5215
Engineering, entities practicing, registration with department of revenue: SB 5125
Farmers markets, alcoholic beverage sales at, various: HB 1947
Fitness centers, safety and sanitation: SB 5553, SSB 5553
Food processing facilities, greenhouse gas emission limits exemption for: HB 1984
Food products producers, greenhouse gas limits regulatory relief: HB 1985
Food service businesses, plastic food service products, prohibitions: HB 1632
Food service businesses, plastic food service products, reducing waste of: SHB 1632
Food service businesses, plastic straws, restrictions: ESSB 5077
Food service businesses, worker schedule requirements: HB 1491, SHB 1491, SB 5717, SSB 5717
Franchises, franchisor/franchisee relationship: HB 1757
Gas stations, motor fuel pumps, fuel tax sticker for display on: HB 1633, SHB 1633
Gift cards and certificates, provisions: * HB 1727, CH 376 (2019)
Heavy equipment rental property dealers, property tax exemption for: HB 1502, SHB 1502, SB 5628
Hospitality businesses, worker schedule requirements: HB 1491, SHB 1491, SB 5717, SSB 5717
Hospitality industry in Washington, recognizing: * SR 8607 (2019)
Hospitality industry, opportunities for employment in hospitality grant: HB 1556, SB 5808
Investment management companies, international, tax preferences: * ESB 6016, CH 426 (2019)
Investment management services, international, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 1266, SHB 1266, SB 5325, SSB 5325
Land surveying, entities practicing, registration with department of revenue: SB 5125
Licenses, delinquent renewal fee, waiving, when: SB 5402
Licensing service, small city option to opt out, when: HB 2100
Licensing, fees, for active duty military spouses: HB 1812, SHB 1812
Lodging, hospitality industry in Washington, recognizing: * SR 8607 (2019)
Lodging, hotel, motel, or inn guest rooms, unlawful marijuana use in: HB 2199
Lodging, short-term agreements, standards for: SB 5863
Lodging, short-term rental operators and platforms, requirements: HB 1798, * SHB 1798, CH 346 (2019), SB 5870
Lodging, short-term rental operators, special alcohol permit for: HB 2192
Marketplace facilitators, nexus threshold and retail sales tax collection: HB 1890, SB 5581, * SSB 5581, CH 8 (2019)
New businesses, B&O tax credit: SB 5619
New businesses, B&O tax exemption and additional mitigation tax: SB 5974
Noncompetition covenants, enforceable or unenforceable, when: HB 1450, * ESHB 1450, CH 299 (2019), SB 5478, ESSB 5478
Office space, commercial, development tax incentives: HB 1746, * SHB 1746, CH 273 (2019), SB 5051, ESSB 5051
Permanent cosmetics businesses, licensing and regulation: HB 1158, SHB 1158
Personal data, processors of, Washington consumer data transparency act: HB 2046
Personal information, controllers and processors of, provisions: 2SHB 1854
Personal information, possessed by businesses, security breaches: HB 1071, * SHB 1071, CH 241 (2019), SB 5064, SSB 5064, 2SSB 5064
Pet stores, selling dog or cat in, requirements and alternatives: HB 1640, SB 5209
Product certification agencies, for alternate building code compliance: HB 1402, SB 5587
Registration, with DOR, annual gross receipts threshold for: HB 1738, SHB 1738
Restaurants, diaper-changing stations: HB 1223, SHB 1223, SB 5156
Restaurants, hospitality industry in Washington, recognizing: * SR 8607 (2019)
Restaurants, liquor licenses, soju endorsement: HB 1034, * SHB 1034, CH 61 (2019), SB 5020, SSB 5020
Retail establishments, worker schedule requirements: HB 1491, SHB 1491, SB 5717, SSB 5717
Rewards cards, unclaimed property act exemption: HB 1313, SHB 1313, SB 5654, SSB 5654
Salon/shop licenseholders, booth renters at premises of, prohibitions: SB 5326
Security and fire alarm monitoring services, tax exemptions: HB 2130
Security companies, guard use of force with firearm discharge, reporting: SB 5916
Self-storage businesses, personal property in storage units, protections: SB 5957
Signatures/messages, electronic, distributed ledger technology, use of: SB 5638, * SSB 5638, CH 153 (2019)
Signatures/messages, electronic, repealing electronic authentication act: * HB 1908, CH 132 (2019), SB 5501
Signatures/records, electronic, repealing certain statutes: SB 6028
Signatures/records, electronic, uniform electronic transactions act, adoption: SB 6028
Small business enterprise enforceable goals program, for ferry vessel procurement: * ESHB 2161, CH 431 (2019)
Small, bill of rights for small businesses, regulatory agencies to create and post: HB 2093, SB 5948, SSB 5948
Small, fairer system for, single low flat B&O tax rate for all businesses: SB 5994
Small, public utility tax gross receipts threshold exemption for, when: HB 1738, SHB 1738
Theaters, liquor licenses for, requirements: HB 1004, HB 1904, HB 1905, SB 5643, SSB 5643
Ticket resellers, licensing and regulation: SB 5321, SSB 5321
Ticket sellers, web sites of, selling software to interfere with, prohibition: HB 1762
Time zone and daylight saving time, impact on commerce, reviewing: SB 5139, SB 5140
Travel agents and tour operators, preferential B&O tax rate, eliminating: HB 2141, SB 5997
Travel agents and tour operators, preferential B&O tax rate, increasing: * ESSB 6004, CH 425 (2019)
Travel agents, preferential B&O tax rate, eliminating: HB 2157
Travel agents, preferential B&O tax rate, modifying: SHB 2157, 2SHB 2157
Usury laws, application to certain delinquent property taxes: HB 1926
Veteran-owned, awarding public works and procurement contracts to: SB 5762