Legisletter – Week 1 – Jan. 17, 2020

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WFB Bill Tracking Bill Status Report

Support

 

Bill # Abbrev. Title Short Description Status Sponsor Priority
HB 2498 DNR lease termination Providing compensation to department of natural resources lessees whose leases are terminated for reasons other than default. H RDev, Ag&NR Corry High
HB 2559 (SB 6365) WDFW/payments in lieu of tax Concerning payments in lieu of real property taxes by the department of fish and wildlife. H RDev, Ag&NR Springer High
SB 6315 Ecology policy enforcement Concerning enforcement of the policies of the department of ecology. S Environment Holy High
SB 6329 (HB 2696) Meat and poultry misbranding Concerning the misbranding of meat and poultry products. S Ag/Water/NR Warnick High
SB 6345 Water infrastructure program Establishing the water infrastructure program. S Ag/Water/NR Honeyford High
SB 6347 Pistol license expiration Extending the expiration date for a concealed pistol license. S Law & Justice Wagoner High
SB 6352 Alt. energy facilities Eliminating expedited processing of alternative energy resource facilities before the energy facility site evaluation council. S Environment Warnick High
SB 6365 (HB 2559) WDFW/payments in lieu of tax Concerning payments in lieu of real property taxes by the department of fish and wildlife. S Ways & Means Warnick High

Oppose

 

Bill # Abbrev. Title Short Description Status Sponsor Priority
HB 2311 (SB 6272) Greenhouse gas emissions Amending state greenhouse gas emission limits for consistency with the most recent assessment of climate change science. H Env & Energy Slatter High
HB 2549 Salmon recovery efforts/GMA Integrating salmon recovery efforts with growth management. H Env & Energy Lekanoff High
HB 2550 Net ecological gain Establishing net ecological gain as a policy for application across identified land use, development, and environmental laws. H Env & Energy Lekanoff High
HB 2609 (SB 6335) Climate change/GMA Addressing climate change through growth management. H Env & Energy Duerr High
HB 2689 (SB 6440) Workers’ comp medical exam Concerning industrial insurance medical examinations. H Labor Mead High
SB 5129 (HB 1343) Revenue Increasing revenues for the support of state government. Gov’s Cap Gains bill. S Ways & Means Rolfes High
SB 5130 (HB 1228) Fish barrier removal funding Increased REET and vehicle weight fees S Transportation Rolfes High
2SSB 5489 Environ. health disparities Establishing a healthy environment for all by addressing environmental health disparities. S Rules 3 Saldana High
SB 6260 Water resources/tribes Concerning tribal traditional and cultural interests in water resources. S Ag/Water/NR McCoy High
SB 6261 Farm labor contractor system Strengthening the farm labor contractor system by removing an exemption for nonprofits, prohibiting retaliation and the use of farm labor contractors in certain circumstances, and establishing liability for related violations. S Labor McCoy High
SB 6272 (HB 2311) Greenhouse gas emissions Amending state greenhouse gas emission limits for consistency with the most recent assessment of climate change science. S Environment Das High
SB 6335 (HB 2609) Climate change/GMA Addressing climate change through growth management. S Local Govt Salomon High
SB 6440 (HB 2689) Workers’ comp medical exam Concerning industrial insurance medical examinations. S Labor Stanford High
SB 6453 (HB 2427) Climate change/GMA Tackling climate change as a goal of the growth management act. S Local Govt Saldana High
SB 6454 Salmon habitat planning Concerning local salmon habitat recovery planning in critical areas. S Local Govt Saldana High