Senator Jim Honeyford

Biennium:

Prime Sponsored Bills


Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5000 Regarding aeronautic safety. 
SB 5001 Requiring senate confirmation of growth management hearings board members. 
SB 5002 Concerning mosquito control districts. 
SB 5035 Adopting the 2013-2015 capital budget. 
SB 5036 Concerning state general obligation bonds and related accounts. 
SB 5054 Establishing a process for the acquisition of habitat and recreation lands by the state.  Fiscal Note
SB 5055 Regarding the state archivist. 
SB 5056 Allowing a person to apply for a work permit for the employment of minors without completing a new master application under certain circumstances.  Fiscal Note
SB 5131 Providing tax incentives for donations of modern laboratory equipment to higher education institutions and vocational skills centers.  Fiscal Note
SB 5132 Concerning the disclosure of estimated debt service costs. 
SB 5133 Ensuring growth management hearings board members meet qualifications relating to land use experience. 
SB 5134 Concerning reserve studies for certain homeowners' associations. 
SB 5191 Concerning the owner of a beneficial interest in real property. 
SB 5192 Concerning water-sewer district connection charges. 
SB 5194 Reducing educational employee cost-of-living adjustments and bonuses.  Fiscal Note
SB 5219 Retaining water resources to assure the vitality of local economies.  Fiscal Note
SB 5324 Concerning mosquito abatement in storm water control retention ponds. 
SB 5357 Directing state investments of existing litter tax revenues under chapter 82.19 RCW in material waste management efforts without increasing the tax rate.  Fiscal Note
SB 5367 Concerning Yakima river basin water resource management.  Fiscal Note
SB 5368 Determining the proportion of supplemental income to be paid by component cities, towns, and counties.  Fiscal Note
SB 5400 Allowing utilities serving customers in Washington and in other states to use eligible renewable resources located within the western electricity coordinating council area to comply with chapter 19.285 RCW, the energy independence act.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Allowing utilities serving customers in Washington and in other states to use eligible renewable resources in their other states to comply with chapter 19.285 RCW, the energy independence act.
 
SB 5445 Funding capital projects.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Funding public school capital projects.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5453 Extending the expiration date of tax exemptions for honey beekeepers.  Fiscal Note
SB 5462 Concerning efficiencies in the department of ecology processing of water right change applications to permit the consolidation of the annual quantities of those water rights held by the applicant.  Fiscal Note
SB 5463 Concerning efficiencies in the department of ecology processing of water right change applications that move the point of withdrawal reducing the potential for surface water body impacts.  Fiscal Note
SB 5702 Concerning aquatic invasive species.  Fiscal Note
SB 5724 Modifying school district bidding requirements for improvement and repair projects.  Fiscal Note
SB 5770 Permitting conservation districts to use electronic deposits for employee pay and compensation. 
SB 5792 Concerning health care services for inmates in city, county, and regional jails.  Fiscal Note
SB 5824 Regarding the financing of irrigation district improvements. 
SB 5836 Providing certainty for local governments on water resource decisions. 
SB 5862 Providing tax exemptions for mint growers and processors of propane or natural gas to distill mint oil.  Fiscal Note
SB 5957 Concerning the renewal of parking privileges for persons with disabilities.  Fiscal Note
SB 5962 Concerning services provided by residential habilitation centers.  Fiscal Note
SB 6020 Concerning the 2013-2015 supplemental capital budget. 
SB 6040 Concerning invasive species.  Fiscal Note
SB 6052 Concerning habitat and recreation land acquisitions.  Fiscal Note
SB 6053 Addressing the payment of representation fees in lieu of regular union dues and fees. 
SB 6054 Regarding aeronautic safety.  Fiscal Note
SB 6066 Allowing for the restoration of firearms rights under certain conditions. 
SB 6070 Concerning the computation of general state revenues in alignment with Article VIII, section 1 of the state Constitution.  Fiscal Note
SB 6087 Protecting water quality while maintaining and enhancing the viability of agriculture.  Fiscal Note
SB 6147 Concerning reserve studies for certain unit owners' associations. 
SB 6206 Concerning telecommunications installations. 
SB 6237 Addressing license issuance fees imposed on spirits retail licensees.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning license issuance fees imposed on former contract liquor stores.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6238 Clarifying the issuance, regulation, and sale of spirits retail licenses held by owners of former state and contract liquor stores. 
SB 6277 Concerning telecommunications work experience for purposes of eligibility toward limited energy specialty electrician certification.  Fiscal Note
SB 6303 Modifying withdrawal of candidacy provisions. 
SB 6366 Making tax preferences for the bee industry permanent.  Fiscal Note
SB 6402 Defining honey bee products and services as an agricultural product.  Fiscal Note
SB 6467 Ensuring that existing exempt water uses in the Skagit river basin are not subject to interruption.  Fiscal Note
SB 6516 Creating a joint legislative task force to study financing options for water supply, flood control, and storm water projects.  Fiscal Note
SB 6533 Concerning best practices for water banks.  Fiscal Note
SR 8610 Honoring the career of Senator Bob Morton. 
SR 8617 Celebrating the presence of Filipino-Americans. 
SR 8621 Recognizing the Washington state wing of the Civil Air Patrol. 
SR 8660 Honoring the 2013 National Teacher of the Year, Jeff Charbonneau. 
SR 8682 Recognizing the Washington state wing of the Civil Air Patrol. 
SR 8688 Celebrating Filipino Americans. 

Secondary Sponsored Bills


Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5006 Concerning uncontested rate modifications for utilities and transportation commission regulated water companies.  Fiscal Note
SB 5045 Allowing day spas to offer or supply without charge wine or beer by the individual glass to a customer for consumption on the premises.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Allowing day spas to offer or supply without charge wine or beer by the individual glass to a customer for consumption on the premises. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Creating a permit to allow day spas to offer or supply without charge wine or beer by the individual glass to a customer for consumption on the premises. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5057 Regarding outdoor recreation on lands purchased by a private, not-for-profit organization acquired in whole or part with public funds.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning public access to lands acquired in whole or part with public funds.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5079 Providing compensation for damage to livestock caused by wolves.  Fiscal Note
SB 5085 Concerning voter approval of a high capacity transportation system plan and financing plan. 
SB 5088 Concerning the equal distribution of votes within certain taxing districts.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Addressing the establishment of high capacity transportation corridor areas.
 
SB 5090 Preventing the extension of light rail from Oregon to Washington on Interstate 5 between Portland and Vancouver.  Fiscal Note
SB 5091 Creating the taxpayer savings account. 
SB 5092 Providing an exemption from continuing competency requirements for registered nurses who seek advanced nursing degrees.  Fiscal Note
SB 5094 Requiring notification of sex offenders attending schools.  Fiscal Note
SB 5095 Providing proof of financial responsibility for motor vehicle operation.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Providing proof of financial responsibility for motor vehicle operation. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Concerning proof of required documents for motor vehicle operation. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5097 Allowing spouses to combine volunteer hours for purposes of receiving a complimentary discover pass.  Fiscal Note
SB 5114 Regarding access to K-12 campuses for occupational or educational information. 
SB 5118 Addressing access to original birth certificates after adoption finalization.  Fiscal Note
SB 5119 Creating a sentence enhancement for body armor.  Fiscal Note
SB 5121 Concerning the effect of zoning ordinances on hobby vehicle restoration. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Concerning the restoration of collector vehicles. ) 
SB 5122 Concerning patient and staff safety at state hospitals.  Fiscal Note
SB 5124 Simplifying and adding certainty to the calculation of workers' compensation benefits. 
SB 5125 Addressing workers' compensation reform through clarification of occupational disease claims.  Fiscal Note
SB 5126 Concerning recovery for purposes of legal actions under the industrial insurance statutes.  Fiscal Note
SB 5127 Amending provisions governing structured settlements by removing age barriers and clarifying legislative intent.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Amending provisions governing structured settlements by removing age barriers and clarifying legislative intent. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Amending provisions governing structured settlements by lowering age barriers and clarifying legislative intent. ) (REVISED FOR SECOND ENGROSSED: Amending provisions governing structured settlements by removing age barriers and clarifying legislative intent. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5128 Addressing compensation for injured workers.  Fiscal Note
SB 5137 Concerning department of fish and wildlife license suspensions.  Fiscal Note
SB 5139 Concerning milk and milk products.  Fiscal Note
SB 5156 Requiring notification to parents or guardians in cases of abortion.  Fiscal Note
SB 5158 Creating a good faith defense for certain minimum wage and overtime compensation complaints.  Fiscal Note
SB 5159 Repealing the family and medical leave insurance act.  Fiscal Note
SB 5160 Creating a process for administrative reassignment of public employees.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Creating a process for home assignment of public employees.
 
SB 5161 Authorizing certain eligible family members of United States armed forces members who died while in service or as a result of service to apply for gold star license plates.  Fiscal Note
SB 5164 Concerning farm vehicles that are exempt from vehicle registration.  Fiscal Note
SB 5172 Enacting the Ike act. 
SB 5179 Removing the one-year waiting period for veterans or active members of the military for purposes of eligibility for resident tuition.  Fiscal Note
SB 5187 Protecting livestock against predator attacks.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Protecting domestic animals against gray wolf attacks.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5188 Addressing imminent threats to commercial livestock caused by wolves.  Fiscal Note
SB 5189 Concerning photovoltaic electrical systems.  Fiscal Note
SB 5193 Concerning large wild carnivore conflict management.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Concerning large wild carnivore conflict management. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Concerning gray wolf conflict management. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5197 Requiring additional safety features in school construction and remodeling.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Taking measures to promote safe school buildings.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5213 Concerning prescription review for medicaid managed care enrollees.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Concerning prescription review for medicaid managed care enrollees. (REVISED FOR PASSED LEGISLATURE: Concerning medication management services for medicaid managed care enrollees. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5214 Concerning a business and occupation tax deduction for donated medical services.  Fiscal Note
SB 5215 Providing that health care professional licensees may not be required to participate in any public or private third-party reimbursement program.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Concerning health care professionals contracting with public and private payors.
 
SB 5227 Changing the corporate officer provisions of the employment security act.  Fiscal Note
SB 5229 Concerning the penalty schedule for alcohol and drug violators. 
SB 5275 Allowing employers to pay a training wage for a specified period of time. 
SB 5276 Regarding the use of designated agricultural lands. 
SB 5280 Addressing criminal activities occurring at rental properties.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Addressing unlawful activities on certain properties.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5282 Creating a statewide database of mental health commitment information.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Creating a statewide database of mental health commitment information. (REVISED FOR PASSED LEGISLATURE: Creating a work group for consolidation of statewide involuntary commitment information. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5290 Allowing hydroelectric energy generation on irrigation district facilities to qualify for renewable energy credit.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Designating certain hydroelectric generation from a generation facility located in irrigation pipes, irrigation canals, and wastewater pipes as an eligible renewable resource under chapter 19.285 RCW. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Designating certain hydroelectric generation from a generation facility located in irrigation pipes, irrigation canals, water pipes whose primary purpose is for conveyance of water for domestic use, and wastewater pipes as an eligible renewable resource under chapter 19.285 RCW. )
 
SB 5294 Recognizing hydroelectricity as an eligible renewable resource in the energy independence act. 
SB 5296 Concerning the model toxics control act. 
SB 5314 Identifying public schools as essential public facilities for the purposes of the growth management act. 
SB 5317 Concerning the tabulation and receipt of ballots. 
SB 5318 Removing the one-year waiting period for veterans or active members of the military for purposes of eligibility for resident tuition.  Fiscal Note
SB 5319 Regarding access to state recreation lands by disabled veterans.  Fiscal Note
SB 5320 Requiring the county auditor to establish a minimum number of ballot drop boxes for counties and cities.  Fiscal Note
SB 5369 Concerning the use of geothermal resources. 
SB 5392 Limiting the impact of excess compensation on state retirement system contribution rates.  Fiscal Note
SB 5411 Requiring the ballot proposition to reduce the terms of office of port commissioners to be submitted at the next general election. 
SB 5430 Modifying the distribution and use of aircraft excise taxes.  Fiscal Note
SB 5448 Narrowing the requirement that utilities purchase electricity, renewable energy credits, or electric generating facilities that are not needed to serve their customers' loads. 
SB 5517 Changing the criteria for the beer and wine tasting endorsement for grocery stores. 
SB 5535 Concerning the recording of real property encumbrance transfers and assignments. 
SB 5542 Addressing public employee benefits.  Fiscal Note
SB 5561 Concerning the business and occupation taxation of dairy products.  Fiscal Note
SB 5636 Providing a process for county legislative authorities to withdraw from voluntary planning under the growth management act. 
SB 5648 Making energy conservation a top priority by adding new incentives and aligning the timing of the acquisitions of eligible renewable resources, electricity, or equivalent renewable energy credits, with the need for additional electric generating resources to serve consumers' loads, without changing the eligible renewable targets. 
SB 5653 Promoting a balanced financing system for state parks programs and services in order to facilitate resource stewardship, interpretative activities, cultural events, and works of art in state parks.  Fiscal Note
SB 5672 Supporting youth programs through agricultural fairs and the horse racing commission. 
SB 5675 Introducing private competition in industrial insurance coverage.  Fiscal Note
SB 5676 Protecting personal voter signatures. 
SB 5677 Authorizing the establishment of a water management board in the Methow watershed.  Fiscal Note
SB 5690 Addressing the fiscal conditions of local government.  Fiscal Note
SB 5703 Concerning the distribution of state liquor revenues to cities and counties. 
SB 5716 Requiring a summary of capital appropriations by legislative district to accompany each capital appropriations bill. 
SB 5745 Modifying the authority and duties of county treasurers. 
SB 5766 Improving relationships between agricultural producers and state regulatory staff.  Fiscal Note
SB 5791 Supporting youth programs through agricultural fairs and the horse racing industry.  Fiscal Note
SB 5794 Concerning alternative learning experience courses.  Fiscal Note
SB 5808 Affirming centralized payroll services as nontaxable between affiliated companies.  Fiscal Note
SB 5813 Supporting youth programs through agricultural fairs.  Fiscal Note
SB 5845 Concerning attorney compensation from clients with little or no ability to pay. 
SB 5869 Requiring expiration of enactments of the legislature with fiscal impacts unless funding is provided. 
SB 5906 Maintaining access to state recreational lands managed by the department of natural resources. 
SB 5927 Concerning the right to engage in commerce free from discrimination. 
SB 5953 Making appropriations specifically for activities related to the aerospace industry for permitting and training, including program development, staff, facilities, and equipment. 
SB 5972 Specifying recovery for fire damages to public or private forested lands.  Fiscal Note
SB 5973 Creating the community forest trust account.  Fiscal Note
SB 5983 Limiting the authority of growth management hearings boards to hear petitions challenging the regulation of permit exempt wells.  Fiscal Note
SB 5986 Eliminating the reduction in state basic education funding that occurs in counties with federal forest lands.  Fiscal Note
SB 5988 Restricting the solicitation and acceptance of campaign contributions. 
SB 5991 Studying nuclear power as a replacement for electricity generated from the combustion of fossil fuels. 
SB 5992 Allowing certain incremental electricity produced as a result of efficiency improvements and hydroelectric generation from certain irrigation facilities to qualify as an eligible renewable resource under chapter 19.285 RCW, the energy independence act. 
SB 6000 Providing a property tax exemption for property held under lease, sublease, or lease-purchase by a nonprofit organization that provides job training, placement, or preemployment services.  Fiscal Note
SB 6045 Promoting economic development through enhancing transparency and predictability of state agency permitting and review processes.  Fiscal Note
SB 6046 Implementing procedures concerning certain whistleblowers.  Fiscal Note
SB 6049 Providing a business and occupation tax credit for businesses that hire veterans.  Fiscal Note
SB 6051 Concerning Washington state department of transportation projects. 
SB 6057 Concerning tax credits for hiring individuals with developmental disabilities.  Fiscal Note
SB 6058 Allowing incremental electricity produced as a result of efficiency improvements to hydroelectric generation projects whose energy output is marketed by the Bonneville power administration to qualify as an eligible renewable resource under the energy independence act. 
SB 6062 Requiring internet access to public school data and expenditure information.  Fiscal Note
SB 6079 Extending the dairy inspection program assessment expiration date.  Fiscal Note
SB 6081 Creating a grant program to develop and modernize specialized STEM facilities.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning grant programs for specialized STEM and all-day kindergarten education facilities.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6088 Reducing the size of the state supreme court.  Fiscal Note
SB 6089 Prohibiting the use of eminent domain for economic development. 
SB 6090 Modifying driving under the influence and physical control of a vehicle under the influence provisions.  Fiscal Note
SB 6117 Concerning storm water control facility rates.  Fiscal Note
SB 6118 Protecting citizens from the application of foreign laws that would result in a violation of a constitutional right. 
SB 6125 Concerning eminent domain. 
SB 6141 Concerning the confidentiality of certain records filed with the utilities and transportation commission or the attorney general. 
SB 6142 Standards for detention of persons with mental disorders or chemical dependency. 
SB 6168 Concerning review of licensing and employment decisions by the children's administration.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning licensing and employment decisions by the children's administration.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6177 Regarding financing for stewardship of mercury-containing lights.  Fiscal Note
SB 6179 Authorizing workers' compensation group self-insurance plans.  Fiscal Note
SB 6181 Concerning child care subsidies and child support enforcement services.  Fiscal Note
SB 6182 Establishing a tax credit for employers participating in the apprenticeship program. 
SB 6183 Requiring public employee collective bargaining sessions to be open meetings. 
SB 6194 Providing a process for county legislative authorities to withdraw from voluntary planning under the growth management act.  Fiscal Note
SB 6197 Concerning pro rata credits for service outages to telecommunications consumers. 
SB 6200 Concerning the Washington state historical society.  Fiscal Note
SB 6211 Concerning the termination of basic food benefits to incarcerated persons.  Fiscal Note
SB 6244 Placing restrictions on when representation under a public collective bargaining agreement may be challenged. 
SB 6258 Using conservation achieved by a qualifying utility in excess of its biennial acquisition target under the energy independence act. 
SB 6274 Providing oversight of state agency tortious conduct through legislative hearings. 
SB 6286 Concerning current use valuation for land primarily used for commercial horticultural purposes.  Fiscal Note
SB 6307 Preempting local employment laws and contracts. 
SB 6318 Providing greater small business assistance by modifying the filing threshold for business and occupation tax purposes.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Providing greater small business assistance by modifying the filing threshold for excise tax purposes.
 
SB 6322 Providing telecommunications investment incentives.  Fiscal Note
SB 6323 Changing public disclosure commission membership provisions. 
SB 6334 Concerning the sales of growlers of wine or beer.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Allowing sales of growlers of wine.
 
SB 6338 Giving preferences to housing trust fund projects that involve collaboration between local school districts and housing authorities to help children of low-income families succeed in school. 
SB 6349 Implementing requirements for the condemnation of real property.  Fiscal Note
SB 6351 Concerning home and community-based services programs for dependents of military service members. 
SB 6397 Placing restrictions on retired law enforcement officers and firefighters employed in certain public positions.  Fiscal Note
SB 6413 Clarifying prior offenses for driving under the influence or physical control of a vehicle under the influence.  Fiscal Note
SB 6442 Allowing sales of growlers of cider. 
SB 6458 Repealing provisions that establish the office of the insurance commissioner and replacing that office with a Washington state insurance board. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Addressing the office of the insurance commissioner and matters related to health care insurance. )  Fiscal Note
SB 6483 Creating a competitive grant program to provide additional classroom space to support all-day kindergarten.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Financing facilities to support education reform with general obligation bonds.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6484 Creating a state agency innovation and efficiency grant program.  Fiscal Note
SB 6491 Requiring photo identification on electronic benefit cards.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning photo identification on electronic benefit cards issued to recipients of public assistance.
 
SB 6512 Concerning federal funding programs requiring changes in state law.  Fiscal Note
SJM 8001 Requesting that Interstate 5 be named the "Purple Heart Trail."  Fiscal Note
SJM 8007 Requesting Congress pass legislation imposing a fee on United States bound cargo when it crosses the Canadian border.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Requesting that congress pass legislation reforming the harbor maintenance tax.
 
SJR 8200 Amending the Constitution to require a two-thirds majority vote of the legislature to raise taxes.  Fiscal Note
SJR 8201 Amending the state Constitution to require a balanced budget. 
SJR 8202 Amending the Constitution to prohibit the legislature from enacting legislation taxing net or earned income. 
SJR 8206 Amending the Constitution to require emergency clauses only be allowed by amendment to a bill and approved by sixty percent of each house of the legislature. 
SJR 8212 Restricting changes in salaries for legislators.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Restricting changes in salaries for the governor and legislators.
 
SJR 8213 Amending the Constitution to require a two-thirds majority vote of the legislature to raise taxes. 
SR 8611 Reaffirming Washington's commitment to a strong relationship with Taiwan. 
SR 8612 Honoring Senator Jerome Delvin. 
SR 8613 Honoring the National Guard. 
SR 8615 Honoring Washington girls and women in sports. 
SR 8616 Honoring the legacy of women legislators. 
SR 8622 Recognizing Gifted Education Day and Week. 
SR 8625 Celebrating the 100th birthday of Washington State Parks. 
SR 8626 Honoring athletes who participated in the 2013 Special Olympics. 
SR 8628 Honoring the life and legislative career of Senator Wojahn. 
SR 8630 Celebrating the one hundredth anniversary of the Department of Agriculture. 
SR 8632 Recognizing the British Columbia Legislative Internship Program. 
SR 8641 Recognizing and expressing appreciation for Sea Service personnel. 
SR 8642 Celebrating the National Day of the Cowboy. 
SR 8643 Proclaiming Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day. 
SR 8651 Honoring Doris M. Brougham for her lifelong achievements. 
SR 8652 Recognizing religious freedom in Washington State. 
SR 8653 Celebrating the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival. 
SR 8654 Recognizing the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. 
SR 8655 Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 American Mt. Everest Expedition. 
SR 8657 Honoring the life of Margaret Thatcher. 
SR 8663 Commending Trooper Sean M. O'Connell Jr. for his exemplary service. 
SR 8664 Remembering the life and legacy of Senator Mike Carrell. 
SR 8669 Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 
SR 8676 Celebrating the Seattle Seahawks. 
SR 8681 Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Enabling Act. 
SR 8684 Honoring Eastern Washington University President Dr. Rodolfo Arévalo. 
SR 8686 Honoring Captain William Swenson. 
SR 8687 Acknowledging the seventy-second anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066, and recognizing Japanese-American internees and World War II veterans. 
SR 8690 Celebrating the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival. 
SR 8691 Recognizing Kicks for a Cure. 
SR 8698 Commemorating the career of J. A. Bricker. 
SR 8705 Recognizing Judi Best. 
SR 8713 Honoring Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter. 
SR 8714 Honoring Sergeant Leroy Arthur Petry. 
SR 8716 Recognizing Congressman Doc Hastings.