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               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; AUDITOR, STATE; BUILDING CODES AND PERMITS; CIVIL ACTIONS AND PROCEDURE; ELECTIONS; FIREARMS; HOMELESS PERSONS; HOMES AND HOUSING; OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS; TAXES - SALES; TAXES - USE)
Accounting, annual reports, expenditures for labor relations consultants: SB 5002
Automated decision systems, algorithmic accountability reports for, public agencies to develop: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Automated decision systems, algorithmic accountability review offices, duties: SSB 5116
Automated decision systems, development/procurement/use by public agencies, requirements/prohibitions: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Buildings, public, statewide first responder building mapping information system, repealing: HB 1484, * SHB 1484, CH 223 (2021)
Community preservation and development authorities, boards of directors for, membership: * EHB 1471, CH 47 (2021)
Drugs, controlled/counterfeit substances possession, laws/ordinances enactment by municipalities, authority for: HB 1562
Elections, general, even-year, city/town/district option to hold: HB 1156
Elections, ranked choice voting, as local government option, when: HB 1156, SHB 1156
Facial recognition services, agency use of, requirements, delaying effective date: SB 5116, SSB 5116
Facial recognition technology, agency obtaining or use of, prohibiting: SB 5104
Firearms, regulation by local governments of, in addition to or more restrictive than state law: HB 1313
Firearms, regulation of, state preemption of, repealing: HB 1313
Homes, accessory dwelling unit, housing unit on same lot as, primarily renter-occupied: SB 5235
Homes, accessory dwelling unit, occupant limits in relation to short-term rentals and relevant to: * ESSB 5235, CH 306 (2021) PV
Homes, unrelated occupants occupying, city/county limit, prohibiting: SB 5235, * ESSB 5235, CH 306 (2021) PV
Infrastructure, local, system improvement team, duties: SHB 1263, 2SHB 1263
Internet activity, secret surveillance scores based on, agencies creating, requirements: SB 5108
Local economic inclusion grants, for local government, implementing: SB 5241, SSB 5241, 2SSB 5241
Local infrastructure project areas and financing, taxing districts/property tax levies/public improvements: HB 1243
Property destruction/theft/loss of life/injury, political subdivision responsibilities/violations/penalties: SB 5310
Property protections, combatting violence, disorder, and looting and law enforcement protection act: SB 5310
Property, surplus public, intergovernmental disposition of, "affordable housing" for purposes of: HB 1511
Public facilities, in rural counties, local sales/use tax for, extending expiration of: HB 1333, SHB 1333
Public facilities, rural infrastructure grant program for local governments and other entities in rural counties for: SHB 1263, 2SHB 1263
Public facilities, rural infrastructure grant program for local governments in rural counties for: HB 1263
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, class C felony: SB 5059
Public monument, defacing, when owned by public body and including statue, gross misdemeanor: SSB 5059
Resiliency, statewide disaster resiliency program, developing and administering: SHB 1147
Revenues, taxes/other, existing, supplanting of and flexibility with: HB 1069, SHB 1069, * E2SHB 1069, CH 296 (2021) PV
Sanctuary policies for immigrants, prohibiting: SB 5346
Tax increment financing areas, establishment of, for financing public improvements via property tax levies: HB 1189, * ESHB 1189, CH 207 (2021), SB 5211, SSB 5211, 2SSB 5211
Vaccination, COVID-19 vaccination proof for access to public places, prohibiting government from requiring: HB 1570
Vehicles, electric, passenger/light duty vehicles of model year 2030 or later sold/registered in WA to be, as state goal: SHB 1204
Vehicles, public fleet, converting to hydrogen fuel cell technology, studying feasibility of: SSB 5000
Vehicles, recreational, overnight parking of, local government ordinance to prohibit, when: HB 1540
Vehicles, recreational, used as residence/parked overnight near state waters, wastewater discharge risk notice: HB 1540
Voting rights act, cost recovery under, political subdivision reimbursement to provide, when: HB 1156, SHB 1156
Wastewater discharges, illicit, from vehicles used as residences, identifying potential for and preventing: HB 1540
Wastewater discharges, illicit, from vehicles used as residences, using city/county fees to prevent: HB 1540