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Contact LIC: (360) 786-7573  |  Legislative Building, Room 106  |  P.O. Box 40600, Olympia, WA 98504-0600

The Legislative Information Center can provide electronic documents via e-mail or paper copies of any bill, bill report, bill analysis, bill summary, or roll call vote result. The Legislative Information Center provides the most current copies of all legislative documents and rosters as well as many educational, instructional, and historical documents.  This page includes information on the following types of documents:

Order Forms -- 2014    Order Forms -- 2015

●  Bills, Bill Reports, Bill Histories, Fiscal Notes and Other Bill Materials

●  Rosters

●  Calendars, Schedules and Agendas

●  Educational and Instructional Material

●  Maps

●  Subscriptions

●  End of Session Documents

●  Historical Documents

●  Laws (RCWs) & Administrative Rules (WACs)

●  Statistical Data and Reports 

Note: Documents available from this page are Adobe PDF documents.  You will need the free Adobe Reader software on your computer to view these files.

Bills and Related Bill Materials

The Legislative Information Center can provide electronic or paper copies of the materials listed in this section back a number of years. Information for the current biennium is free. Paper copies of historical information are available for $.05 per page. Electronic copies of historical information can be e-mailed to you free.  Just send your request to us at support@leg.wa.gov or call us at 360-786-7573. All of the information in this section is available on-line on this website.

Document Links - Bills, Bill Reports, Bill Histories, Fiscal Notes, Roll Call Votes

Current and Recent History (2009-Current Session)  

1991-2012 (Detailed Legislative Reports)
For information from 1991 to 2012 go to Detailed Legislative Reports on the Bill Information page, select "Text of a Legislative Document," select the year from the dropdown box, enter the bill number, and click on "Find Document."

1985-2015
For information from prior to 1991, use the document search function in the Detailed Legislative Reports section of the bill information page.

Document Availability 

Earliest History On-Line

Bills, Budget Bills, Bill Histories and Amendments 

1985

Bill Analyses and Reports

1987

Fiscal Notes

2001

Roll Call Votes

1991

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Rosters

On-line Rosters - General Roster information is available on-line at http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rosters/.

Additional downloadable and printable roster information and booklets are listed below:

House and Senate Members Information - 2014 Phone numbers, street and e-mail addresses, office locations, party affiliation, legislative assistants, and committee assignments

PDF (916KB)  

House and Senate Member Database - 2014 (in Excel spreadsheet)

Excel (142KB)
New Member Pictorial-2014 Session PDF (450KB)
Member Pictorial Directory Booklet (Abbreiviated Version-Printable)-2014 PDF (10MB)
Member Name Pronunciation Guide-2014

PDF (869KB)

Member Posters (2014)

PDF (450KB) House

PDF (450KB) Senate

Legislative Staff Directory-Senate and House - 2014

PDF (295KB)

Committees Rosters- 2014 Members by committee, committee assignments by member, Senate and House committee services and staff

PDF (326KB)

Detailed Committee Rosters 2014 - Members, staff, office locations, addresses, phone and fax numbers

PDF (715KB)

State Elected Officials
Phone numbers and addresses for members of the U.S. Congress
, the Governor and other elected officials of Washington State 


PDF (100K)


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Calendars, Schedules, and Agendas

House and Senate Committee Meeting Schedules and Agendas
Dates and agendas for Committee meetings as well as agendas for past meetings

On-line

Understanding House and Senate Calendars (PDF Document)

PDF (54KB)

Cutoff Calendar (2014)
Various dates when bills must be considered for action

PDF (36KB)

On-line 

House and Senate Introduction Calendars
Daily list of bills being introduced

On-Line House

On-line Senate  

Standing Committee Reports
List of bills that have been passed out of the committees

On-line 

 

Senate/House Rules Calendars  - White Sheet/Rules Review; Green Sheet/Rules Consideration; X Files

House On-line 

Senate On-Line 

Senate Yellow 2nd & 3rd Reading Calendar
Bills being considered on the floor

On-line

House Green Floor Book Calendar
Bills being considered on the floor

On-line

Senate Concurrence and Dispute Calendars
Senate Bills that have been amended in the House. The link at right connects you to the Senate Floor Calendar. Click the drop down box in the upper left corner to select the concurrence or dispute calendar.

On-line

House Concurrence and Dispute Calendars
House bills that have been amended in the Senate. The link at right connects you to the House Floor Calendar. Click the drop down box in the upper left corner to select the concurrence/dispute calendar.

 On-line

Campus Activities Calendar
A list activities and rallies being held on the Capitol Campus

On-line

 

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Educational and Instructional Material

Campus Map and Parking

PDF (223KB)

Capitol Building Brochure

PDF (2.9MB)

Citizen’s Guide to Effective Legislative Participation

PDF (550KB)

Congressional and Elected Officials

PDF (63KB)

District Legislative Maps & Member List

PDF (832KB)

District Legislative Maps Booklet

PDF (26MB)

Elected Officials and their Functions

PDF (2.1MB)

Glossary of Legislation Terms

PDF (1.3MB)

Guide to Lawmaking

PDF (2.0MB)

Guide to Reading a Bill

PDF (27KB)

How a Bill Becomes a Law

PDF (1.3MB) 

How to Testify at the Legislature

PDF (530KB)

Org Chart State of Washington

PDF (29KB)

Overview of the Legislative Process

PDF (792KB)

Rules Committee Procedures PDF (292KB)

Student Coloring Book 

PDF (1.3MB)

Student Guide to the Legislature--K-5

PDF (2.0MB)

Student Guide to the Legislature -- Middle/High School

PDF (2.0MB)

Symbols of the State of Washington

PDF (237KB)

The Washington State Legislature

PDF (62KB)

TUTORIALS

Tutorial--Bill Tracking

PDF (2.0MB)

Tutorial--E-Mail Notification of Hearings

PDF (461KB)

Tutorial -- How to Read The Bill History Page

PDF (132KB) 

Video

Tutorial -- RSS For Bill Tracking and Status Change Notification

PDF (1.4MB)

Tutorial -- How to Search for Bills on the Legislative Web Site

PDF (1.0 MB)

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Maps

Capitol Campus Map

PDF (2.2 MB)

Cherberg Building Map

PDF (3.9 MB)

District Legislative Maps Booklet

PDF (25 MB) 

Legislative Building Map

PDF (175 KB)

O'Brien Building Map

PDF (235 KB)

Statewide District Maps with Members

PDF (941 KB)

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Subscription Services, End of Session Documents, Historical Documents

2014 Document Order Form        2015 Document Order Form

The Legislative Information Center provides a number of legislative documents for a fee. This fee is used to cover printing, binding, shipping materials and postage. All of the information listed here is available elsewhere on our website or as a free download. Click on "PDF Sample" to open a small sample of the document to see what is in it. Click on "PDF" in the download column to open the full version or right click on "PDF" and then click on "Save Target As" to save the document to your computer. 

Document

Description

Fee

Sample

Download

        Subscriptions

 

 

 

 

A.   Daily Bill Status 2014   (Short Session) 

(Description)

$77.78/yr

N/A

N/A

B.   Weekly Legislative Meeting Schedule-2014 
                                            

(Description)

$11.73/yr

N/A

N/A

        End of Session Documents

 

 

 

 

C.   Final Legislative Report-2014           

(Description)

$14.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (8.7MB)

D.   Legislative Budget Notes-2014            

(Description)

$15.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (3.7MB)

E.   Legislative Digest and History of Bills 2103-14

(Description)

PDF Sample

PDF (4.5MB)

F.   Summary of Legislation and Budget-2014 

(Description)

$5.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (3.7MB)

G.   House and Senate Journals 2013        

(Description)

$270.00 per set

PDF Sample

N/A

H.   House and Senate Journals 2013  (CD- PDF Format)

(Description)

$5.00 per set

N/A

N/A

I.   House Roll Call Transcripts   2014   

(Description)

 $9.75 each

PDF Sample

PDF (2MB)

J.   Senate Roll Call Transcripts  2014    

(Description)

 $9.75 each

PDF Sample

PDF (6MB)

        Historical Documents

 

 

 

 

K.   Members of Legislature 1889-2014      

(Description)

$9.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (3.5MB)

L.   History of the Washington Legislature 1854 -1963 By Don Brazier                                                      

(Description)

$11.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (1.3MB)

M.  History of the Washington Legislature 1965 -1992 By Don Brazier                                                      

(Description)

$4.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (1.0MB)

N.   Washington State Constitution 

(Description)

$4.00

N/A

PDF (1.2MB)

        Other Documents and Directories

 

 

 

 

O.   Legislative Manual 2013-14  

(Description)

$11.00 each

PDF Sample

PDF (1.2MB)

P.   Telephone Directory and Committee Assignments  -- 2014 

(Description)

$1.50

PDF Sample

PDF (376KB)

Q.   Pictorial Guide 2014 edition

(Description)

 $2.50

PDF Sample

PDF (2.0MB)

R.   Lobbyist Pictorial Directory 2014 Edition  

(Description)

$4.65 each

N/A

PDF (22MB)   

S.   Document Set CD containing Items C-F and I-Q above (searchable and printable)  

(Description)

$5.00 each

N/A

N/A

2014 Document Order Form    2015 Document Order Form

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Laws (RCWs) and Adminstrative Rules (WACs)

The Legislative Information Center can provide paper copies of the Chapters and Sections of Washington State laws (RCWs) and administrative rules (WACs) for $0.05 per page.  Electronic copies can be e-mailed to you free.  Just send your request to us at support@leg.wa.gov or call us at 360-786-7573.

We cannot print or send entire titles of RCWs or WACs but these can be obtained from the Code Reviser's office at (360) 786-6777 or click on this link for the order form.

Laws and Administrative Rules are also available online on this website

Go to Laws and Administrative Codes on-line

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