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Calendar Types

Regular Calendar (Senate)
List of general bills to be heard on the Floor for the day
Floor Calendar (House)
List of general bills to be heard on the Floor for the day
Dispute Calendar (Senate)
List of bills in which the chambers don’t agree
Concurrence Calendar (Senate)
List of bills in which the chambers agree
Concurrence/Dispute Calendar (House)
Combined lists of bills in which the chambers either agree or don’t agree
Conference Calendar (House/Senate)
When House/Senate can’t come to an agreement a conference committee is created to resolve the issue. This calendar contains the bills considered by the Conference Committee.
Gubernatorial Calendar (Senate)
List of gubernatorial appointments
Suspension Calendar (House)
List of bills which will have little or no debate and if there are amendments, they are small and technical.
Consent Calendar (Senate)
List of bills which will have little or no debate and if there are amendments, they are small and technical.
Order of Consideration (House/Senate)
List of bills shown in the order that they are considered on the House/Senate floor

Flag Abbreviations and Other Symbols

Flag Abbreviations and Other Symbols
Abbreviation Description
a Amended
$ Appropriations bill
f State fiscal note
d Department sponsor
e Governor sponsor
b Joint Legislative Audit & Review Committee (JLARC) sponsor
o Other sponsor
# Local fiscal note
c Companion bill
A (next to bill #) Floor amendment
C (next to bill #) Committee amendment

Calendar and Chamber Activity categories in the FAR

Calendar and Chamber Activity categories in the FAR
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Previous Calendars
Calendars that were previously displayed in the FAR


This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
Added to List
Date that a bill was added to the Floor Activity Report
Special notations about a bill (see legend)
Applicable reading of the bill:
1st reading: Bill Introduction
2nd reading: Floor discussion
3rd reading: Floor vote on final passage
NOTE: 2nd and 3rd readings may be combined for a bill
Description of the bill
Chair=Chair of the committee to which the bill is introduced; Sponsor=Prime sponsor of bill
In the Senate, this refers to which page in the printed calendar the bill report appears.
Floor Action
How the chamber voted on the bill—click the link to view the roll call
Action Date
Date roll call was taken on the bill
Committee Info
Abbreviated actions taken by a committee e.g., CB DPS11 means that a substitute of the bill (DPS) was passed by eleven members of the Capital Budget (CB) committee
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CO Note Vote Amd Added to List Bill No. Flag Rdg Description Sponsor Committee Info Floor Action Action Date
1VoteA1/16/2018HB 1797f # 2ndAffordable housing/taxesMcBride,KlobaFIN DPS(CDHT)7 DNP2 w/oRec2
2VoteA2/8/2018HB 1611f # 2ndOil transportation safetyFarrell,FitzgibbonFIN DP2S(w/o sub ENVI)6 DNP4 w/oRec1
3Vote2/8/2018HB 2747f 2ndSenior prop tax/med expensesWylie,HarrisFIN DP9 DNP1 w/oRec1
4VoteA2/8/2018HB 2875f c2ndSelf-help housing dev. taxesMcBride,JinkinsFIN DP9 DNP1 w/oRec1
5VoteA2/8/2018HB 2969f # 2ndB&O return filing due dateVan Werven,MuriFIN DPS11
6Vote2/9/2018HB 2286f c2ndDFI securities division feesKirby,VickAPP DP29 DNP2 w/oRec1
7VoteA2/12/2018HB 2227f 2ndMarijuana product testingSawyer,CondottaAPP DP2S(w/o sub COG)32 DNP1
8VoteA2/12/2018HB 2652f c2ndRecreational access feesFitzgibbon,JinkinsAPP DPS(ENVI)25 DNP6 w/oRec1
9VoteA C2/22/2018SSB 6011f # 2ndGovernmental continuityTakkoPS DPA11
10Vote2/22/2018SB 6088c2ndEmployee recognition awardsTakkoLG DP5 DNP1
11Vote2/22/2018SB 6252f c2ndTemporary elevator licensesKingLAWS DP6
12VoteA C2/22/2018SJR 8211c2ndCatastrophic incidentsTakkoPS DPA11
13VoteA2/23/2018HB 2469c2ndTransportation budget supp.Clibborn,FeyTR DPS22 DNP1 w/oRec1
14VoteA2/23/2018ESHB 22993rdSupp. operating budgetAPP(Ormsby)
15VoteA2/26/2018ESSB 51082ndPolitical committee contrib.BilligSEIT DP5 DNP4
16VoteA C2/26/20182ESSB 51802ndAdvisory committee on agingBaileyHCW DPA17
17VoteA C2/26/2018SSB 55962ndYouth detention/noncriminalDarneilleELHS DPA7 DNP6
18VoteC2/26/20182SSB 59702ndMental health field responseFrocktPS DPA11
19VoteC2/26/2018ESSB 6081f # 2ndNet meteringPalumboTED DPA11 DNP2 w/oRec1
20Vote2/26/2018SSB 61522ndRoad vacation/body of waterRiversLG DP6
21Vote2/26/2018SB 61902ndVoting, signature stamp forHuntSEIT DP9
22VoteA2/26/2018SB 6205c2ndTax foreclosure/as-is saleClevelandJUDI DP12
23VoteA C2/26/2018SB 6264f 2ndHigher ed. contracts/ESDRankerLAWS DPA4 DNP3
24VoteA C2/26/2018SSB 62942ndLow-income dev. impact feesKudererCDHT DPA7
25VoteC2/26/2018SSB 6473f 2ndRental dwelling unit firesLiiasLG DPA6
26VoteA2/26/2018SB 6563f 2ndAviation biofuels work groupBilligTED DP11 w/oRec1
27VoteA2/27/20182SSB 60152ndWrongful injury or deathHasegawaAPP DP18 DNP12 w/oRec3
28VoteC2/27/2018SSB 6066f 2ndTow trucks/cell phone useLiiasTR DPA20 DNP5
29Vote2/27/2018SSB 6195f 2ndSignificant transp. projectsClevelandTR DP14 DNP11
30VoteA C2/27/2018ESSB 6223f 2ndVuln. children ed. outcomesCarlyleED DPA14 DNP2 w/oRec2
31VoteA2/27/2018E2SSB 6386f 2ndAg. fair funding/sales taxesWarnickAPP DP33
32VoteA C2/27/2018SSB 6566f # 2ndJuvenile offensesDhingraELHS DPA11 DNP2
33VoteA2/28/2018HB 2995f # 2ndEnergyTarleton,DoglioFIN DPS7 DNP4
34Vote2/28/2018ESSB 5588f 2ndRacial disproportionalityHasegawaAPP DP18 DNP12 w/oRec3
35VoteC2/28/2018SSB 59982ndHealth care whistleblowersKeiserJUDI DPA12
36Vote2/28/2018ESSB 6084f 2ndEssential health coverageClevelandHCW DP9 DNP8
37VoteA2/28/2018SSB 6141f 2ndStudent distress responseMcCoyED DP18
38VoteA2/28/2018SB 6168f 2ndSchool compost & recyclingKudererED DP13 w/oRec3 DNP2
39VoteA C2/28/2018E2SSB 6362a o f # 2ndBasic education fundingWellmanAPP DPA18 DNP15
40VoteA C2/28/2018ESSB 6486f 2ndRegistered apprenticeshipsRankerAPP DPA(APP w/o HE)19 DNP13 w/oRec1
41Vote3/1/20183SSB 5576f 2ndApprenticeship utilizationKeiserCB DP19
42Vote3/1/2018SB 6093f c2ndFamily med. res. network/WSUClevelandHCW DP17
43Vote3/1/2018SSB 61422ndLimited jdx. court comm'rsLiiasJUDI DP7 DNP5 w/oRec1
44VoteA C3/1/2018ESSB 61872ndTransp. electrificationPalumboTED DPA16
45Vote3/1/2018ESB 6213f # c2ndOccup. disease presumptionsRankerAPP FAILED0
46VoteC3/1/20182SSB 6236f 2ndEconomic growth commissionChaseAPP DPA(APP w/o TED)20 DNP12 w/oRec1
47Vote3/1/2018SSB 6251f # 2ndSr's, disab. vets/prop tx exDhingraFIN DP7 DNP3 w/oRec1
48VoteA3/2/2018ESB 6379c3rdCovenant removal/local gov.Fain
49VoteA C3/5/2018E2SSB 5935f # 2ndBroadband & telecomm serviceSheldonAPP DPA(TED)19 DNP12 w/oRec2
50VoteA C3/5/2018ESSB 59552ndRTA tax & fee collectionKudererTR DPA19 DNP2 w/oRec2
51VoteA3/6/2018HB 2461f # 2ndDrug offense sentencingKagi,GoodmanAPP DP21 DNP12
52VoteA3/6/2018HB 2989f 2ndBusiness license accountLytton,NealeyAPP DP18 DNP15
53Vote3/6/2018HI 940f 2ndLaw enforcementPeople of the State of WashingPS DP1155-43-0-03/8
54Vote3/6/2018SSB 6107f # 2ndElectric motorcycle feesRolfesTR DP14 DNP9 w/oRec1
55VoteC3/6/2018ESSB 6346f 2ndSale of wine/microbreweryTakkoAPP DPA17 DNP13 w/oRec1
56VoteA3/8/2018HB 2278f Privacy protections in gov.Morris
57VoteA C3/8/2018ESB 6140a d f State land managementKing
58Vote3/8/2018ESSB 6614f Property taxesMullet59-39-0-03/8
* CO = Calendar Order. This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
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