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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
Calendar for current bills
The calendar that contains the bill currently being debated on the Floor (this may not reflect today’s date, as calendars can be reused for multiple days)
Selected calendar
The calendar you selected to view from the FAR
Current Chamber Activity
House/Senate Display Boards, the bill currently on the floor, and the bill to be discussed next (if it has been specified)
Current working calendars
The active version of all calendars for the current day
Previous Calendars
Calendars that were previously displayed in the FAR

Columns

CO
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
Flag
Special notations about a bill (see legend)
Rdg
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
Description of the bill
Chair/Sponsor
Chair=Chair of the committee to which the bill is introduced; Sponsor=Prime sponsor of bill
Pg#
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
Go to Help with Abbreviations to view descriptions of other legislative acronyms, such as committees, sponsors, and bill versions.
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Regular Calendar for 4/18/2019
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CO* Note Vote Amd Bill No. Flag Rdg Description Chair/Sponsor Page Floor Action Action Date
1VoteSB 5053f 2ndBehavioral health licensureCleveland/O'Ban2
2VoteASB 5285f c2ndVoluntary cleanups/haz wasteCarlyle/Palumbo4
3VoteASB 5590f 2ndSchool depreciation subfundsWellman/Schoesler6
4VoteASB 5848f 2ndIndividuals in DOC custodyDarneille/Darneille8
5VoteSB 5537f # 2ndBehavioral health facilitiesRolfes/Braun12
6VoteEHB 10582ndMotorcycle parking methodsHobbs/Irwin,Blake15
7VoteA CSHB 11022ndCapital budget 2019-2021Rolfes/CB(Tharinger)17
8VoteCSHB 1101a d 3rdState gen. obligation bondsRolfes/CB(Tharinger)18
9VoteHB 1702f 2ndLow-cost course material/CTCPalumbo/Van Werven,Leavitt20
10VoteSHB 1231f # 2ndSex offenses/modify SOLPedersen/PS(Griffey)21
11VoteA CSHB 10282ndOff-road vehicles/local gov.Hobbs/TR(Shea)24
12VoteAHB 1441f # c2ndLocal infrastruct. financingKuderer/Tharinger,Doglio26
13VoteHB 1187f # 2ndFish habitat projectsVan De Wege/Dent,Blake28
14VoteHB 1583f # c2ndMosquito control districtsTakko/Kraft,Pollet30
15VoteA C2SHB 1039f 2ndOpioid medications/schoolsCleveland/APP(Pollet)32
16VoteCSHB 10822ndMassage therapists/photoCleveland/HCW(Kraft)36
17VoteCESHB 1207f # 2ndManuf. housing communitiesKuderer/HOUS(Ryu)37
18VoteSB 5986f 2ndVapor & heated tobacco/taxRolfes/Braun39
19VoteA CE2SHB 1660f 2ndExtracurricular/low incomeWellman/APP(Bergquist)44
20VoteSHB 1847f # 2ndAircraft noise abatementTakko/LG(Pellicciotti)49
21VoteA CHB 1841f c2ndCrew size on certain trainsKeiser/Riccelli,Chandler51
22VoteSB 5643f c2ndTheater licensesKeiser/King55
23VoteA CESHB 18802ndProblem gambling task forceKeiser/COG(Kloba)58
24VoteHB 1385f c2ndFDA nonpublic informationHunt/Springer,Kretz61
25VoteHB 1755f 2ndEducation doctorate degreesPalumbo/Leavitt,Van Werven63
26VoteA CESHB 1997f # 2ndManufactured/mobile homesRolfes/HOUS(Ryu)64
27VoteSB 5128f # 2ndElectric motorcycle feesHobbs/Rolfes68
28VoteASB 5313f 2ndSchool leviesWellman/Wellman70
29VoteSB 5407f # c2ndScan-down allowancesRolfes/Mullet76
30VoteASB 5697f # c2ndSolid fuel burning devicesCarlyle/Cleveland78
31VoteA CSHB 1009f 2ndState auditorHunt/SGOV(Dolan)81
32VoteSHB 1100f # 2ndCompetency eval. paymentDhingra/CRJ(Jinkins)83
33VoteHB 1220f c2ndInsurance commissioner/PEBBHunt/Dolan,Volz85
34VoteHB 13052ndNotices of disqualificationPedersen/Walen,Irwin87
35VoteA CESHB 1332f # 2ndEnergy site eval. councilCarlyle/ENVI(Wylie)88
36VoteC3SHB 1498f # 2ndBroadband serviceCarlyle/APP(Hudgins)91
37VoteCESHB 1622f # 2ndDrought preparednessVan De Wege/RDAN(Blake)98
38VoteCSHB 1661f 2ndHigher education retirementRolfes/APP(Chandler)102
39VoteCESHB 1667f # 2ndPublic records request adminHunt/APP(Springer)104
40VoteA CSHB 18262ndDischarge planning processDhingra/CRJ(Leavitt)108
41VoteEHB 1912f # c2ndVol. firefighter pensionsRolfes/Blake,Griffey110
42VoteSHB 2024f # 2ndMedicaid incentive paymentsRolfes/FIN(Robinson)112
43VoteA CEHB 2066f # 2ndDriver's license restrictionPedersen/Davis,Pellicciotti114
44VoteA CEHB 1169f # 2ndFire juris. reimbursementMullet/Peterson,Griffey116
45VoteA CSHB 1520f # 2ndBallot envelope datesHunt/SGOV(Morgan)119
46VoteCSHB 15292ndPeer counselors/agency affilDhingra/HCW(Davis)121
47VoteCESHB 15652ndBackground check sharingDarneille/HCW(Robinson)125
48VoteCSHB 17152ndWithholding of transcriptsWellman/ED(Entenman)127
49VoteA CESHB 18132ndPupil transp. contractsWellman/APP(Sullivan)129
50VoteHB 1829f # 2ndVeterans' assistance leviesTakko/Chapman,Goehner132
51VoteESHB 1998f 2ndHigher ed. sexual violencePalumbo/CWD(Pellicciotti)135
52VoteASB 5825f c2ndTolling/I-405, SR 167 & 509Hobbs/Hobbs138
1VoteHB 2144f 2ndLEOFF 2 benefit fundingRolfes/Sullivan,Stokesbary1
(Sup 1)
2VoteSB 5183f c2ndMobile home relocation asst.Kuderer/Kuderer3
(Sup 1)
3VoteSB 5419f # 2ndVehicle service fee adjust.Hobbs/Hobbs7
(Sup 1)
4VoteSB 5999$ f 2ndUnfunded actuarial liabilityRolfes/Braun8
(Sup 1)
5VoteSB 60092ndBudget stabilization accountRolfes/Rolfes10
(Sup 1)
6VoteSB 6016f 2ndInvestment management/taxesRolfes/Liias11
(Sup 1)
7VoteSJR 82122ndInvestment of fundsRolfes/Braun14
(Sup 1)
8VoteCESHB 2015f # 2ndLibrary-archives buildingRolfes/CB(Doglio)15
(Sup 1)
9VoteASB 5993f # 2ndModel toxics control programRolfes/Frockt18
(Sup 1)
10VoteSB 5997f 2ndTax preferencesRolfes/Rolfes20
(Sup 1)
11VoteSB 5998f 2ndGrad. real estate excise taxRolfes/Nguyen23
(Sup 1)
* CO = Calendar Order. This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
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