Senator Ann Rivers

Biennium:

Prime Sponsored Bills


Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5099 Concerning fuel usage of publicly owned vehicles, vessels, and construction equipment.  Fiscal Note
SB 5325 Concerning the definition of a rural county for public facilities' sales and use tax purposes.  Fiscal Note
SB 5326 Delaying new storm water requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 5347 Assuring the people's right to vote on initiatives that submit sufficient valid voter signatures. 
SB 5377 Extending the program establishing Christmas tree grower licensure.  Fiscal Note
SB 5441 Prioritizing state investments in storm water control.  Fiscal Note
SB 5529 Creating a sales tax holiday for back-to-school clothing and supplies.  Fiscal Note
SB 5609 Concerning requirements governing and associated with plat approvals. 
SB 5664 Establishing a process for the payment of impact fees through provisions stipulated in recorded covenants.  Fiscal Note
SB 5720 Concerning passenger-carrying vehicles for railroad employees. 
SB 5745 Modifying the authority and duties of county treasurers. 
SB 5818 Supporting K-12 career education, exploration, and planning. 
SB 5831 Providing a sales and use tax exemption for clay targets purchased by nonprofit gun clubs.  Fiscal Note
SB 5841 Modifying the distribution of initial and renewal vehicle license fees.  Fiscal Note
SB 5887 Concerning the medical use of cannabis.
Revised for 3rd Substitute: Merging the medical marijuana system with the recreational marijuana system.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6007 Clarifying the exemption in the public records act for customer information held by public utilities. 
SB 6016 Concerning continuity of care for enrollees in the Washington health benefit exchange during grace periods.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning the grace period for enrollees of the Washington health benefit exchange.
 
SB 6069 Modifying community custody conditions for sex offenders.  Fiscal Note
SB 6071 Addressing the monthly salary and benefits paid to state patrol officers.  Fiscal Note
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 6286 Concerning current use valuation for land primarily used for commercial horticultural purposes.  Fiscal Note
SB 6447 Concerning guardians ad litem. 
SB 6465 Expanding the definition of an electric personal assistive mobility device. 
SB 6466 Creating a veteran hiring preference for school district security activities. 
SB 6474 Requiring navigator applicants to furnish background check information.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Providing requirements for navigators associated with the health benefit exchange.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6475 Concerning hardship property tax waivers for interest and penalties. 
SB 6490 Requiring competitive salaries and benefits for Washington state patrol officers.  Fiscal Note
SB 6538 Concerning early education for children involved in the child welfare system.  Fiscal Note
SB 6539 Clarifying the applicability of child abduction statutes to residential provisions ordered by a court. 
SB 6546 Restoring resources to the capital budget. 
SB 6565 Concerning compensation of nursing and assisted living facilities, adult residential care, and enhanced adult residential care by health care service contractors. 
SR 8622 Recognizing Gifted Education Day and Week. 
SR 8623 Offering best wishes for a fulfilling retirement to Consul General Gao Zhansheng. 

Secondary Sponsored Bills


Bill NumberBrief Description
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 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 5111 Creating a beer and wine theater license.  Fiscal Note
SB 5120 Concerning expenditures for works of art. 
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 5131 Providing tax incentives for donations of modern laboratory equipment to higher education institutions and vocational skills centers.  Fiscal Note
SB 5141 Allowing motorcycles to stop and proceed through traffic control signals under certain conditions.  Fiscal Note
SB 5143 Limiting mandatory motorcycle helmet use to persons under the age of eighteen. 
SB 5156 Requiring notification to parents or guardians in cases of abortion.  Fiscal Note
SB 5162 Prohibiting a child custody award to a suspect in an active murder investigation. 
SB 5164 Concerning farm vehicles that are exempt from vehicle registration.  Fiscal Note
SB 5214 Concerning a business and occupation tax deduction for donated medical services.  Fiscal Note
SB 5237 Establishing accountability for student performance in third grade.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Establishing accountability for student performance in reading.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5257 Modifying time frames applicable to certain public disclosure commission requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 5258 Aggregating the cost of related ballot measure advertisements for purposes of top five sponsor identification requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 5279 Limiting use of public assistance benefits. 
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 5291 Concerning the signing and receipt of ballots. 
SB 5293 Extending the expiration dates of the local infrastructure financing tool program.  Fiscal Note
SB 5294 Recognizing hydroelectricity as an eligible renewable resource in the energy independence act. 
SB 5296 Concerning the model toxics control act. 
SB 5301 Regarding student suspension and expulsion.  Fiscal Note
SB 5309 Authorizing certain water-sewer districts to use the job order contracting procedure. 
SB 5314 Identifying public schools as essential public facilities for the purposes of the growth management act. 
SB 5315 Implementing the recommendations made by the Powell fatality team.  Fiscal Note
SB 5343 Concerning the rights of higher education students involved in military service.  Fiscal Note
SB 5349 Revising alternative public works contracting procedures. 
SB 5380 Concerning the verification of voter registration qualifications. 
SB 5382 Promoting economic development through tax relief for start-up firms.  Fiscal Note
SB 5383 Removing one of the restrictions on collecting a pension in the public employees' retirement system for retirees returning to work.  Fiscal Note
SB 5399 Addressing the timing of penalties under the growth management act.  Fiscal Note
SB 5435 Regarding the creation of a storm water compliance project.  Fiscal Note
SB 5440 Creating support public schools special license plates.  Fiscal Note
SB 5460 Concerning the rights of parents who are incarcerated or in residential substance abuse treatment.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning the rights of parents who are incarcerated.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5469 Concerning the prescription of biological products and interchangeable biosimilar products. 
SB 5490 Concerning veterans' assistance levies.  Fiscal Note
SB 5491 Establishing statewide indicators of educational health.  Fiscal Note
SB 5497 Concerning assault in the third degree against a school employee.  Fiscal Note
SB 5502 Requiring Columbia river crossing project tolling agreements to contain certain provisions. 
SB 5507 Increasing transparency of donors to candidates and ballot measures. 
SB 5531 Measuring performance of the child welfare system.  Fiscal Note
SB 5569 Establishing a requirement and system for reporting incidents of student restraint and isolation in public schools. 
SB 5571 Increasing public awareness of mental illness and its consequences.  Fiscal Note
SB 5579 Addressing land use decisions. 
SB 5587 Concerning student assessments.  Fiscal Note
SB 5588 Changing the definition of "school day."
Revised for 1st Substitute: Requiring an analysis of how school districts use school days.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5606 Concerning fire suppression water facilities and services provided by municipal and other water purveyors. 
SB 5611 Concerning representation on the transportation commission for regions impacted by tolling. 
SB 5647 Requiring the department of revenue to publish their determinations.  Fiscal Note
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 5650 Allowing certain separated plan 2 members of the retirement systems to participate in insurance plans and contracts.  Fiscal Note
SB 5656 Revising business licensing systems.  Fiscal Note
SB 5667 Providing for a single set of laws and procedures governing online learning. 
SB 5671 Concerning accountability in providing opportunities for certain students to participate in transition services. 
SB 5675 Introducing private competition in industrial insurance coverage.  Fiscal Note
SB 5676 Protecting personal voter signatures. 
SB 5679 Improving the business climate and stimulating job creation by requiring certain agencies to establish a formal review process of existing rules.  Fiscal Note
SB 5680 Promoting economic development by providing information to businesses.  Fiscal Note
SB 5688 Simplifying definitions and classifications concerning state and local tax systems.  Fiscal Note
SB 5697 Reducing the frequency of local sales and use tax changes.  Fiscal Note
SB 5701 Authorizing the suspension or revocation of certificates or permits to teach based on the fraudulent submission of tests for educators. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Authorizing penalties based on the fraudulent submission of tests for educators. ) 
SB 5706 Concerning accountability in providing opportunities for certain students to participate in transition services.  Fiscal Note
SB 5721 Regulating the hours of service for certain railroad employees. 
SB 5722 Concerning the utilities and transportation commission's regulatory authority over railroads. 
SB 5740 Concerning the exemption for property owned by nonprofit religious organizations. 
SB 5751 Requiring an inventory of state fees.  Fiscal Note
SB 5775 Allowing for a veteran designation on drivers' licenses and identicards.  Fiscal Note
SB 5782 Establishing standards for the use of public unmanned aircraft systems. 
SB 5805 Concerning projects of statewide significance for economic development and transportation.  Fiscal Note
SB 5811 Addressing employee wellness programs.  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 5848 Modifying the nonprofit tax exemption for qualifying blood, tissue, or blood and tissue banks.  Fiscal Note
SB 5869 Requiring expiration of enactments of the legislature with fiscal impacts unless funding is provided. 
SB 5885 Concerning instruction in Spanish and Chinese languages. 
SB 5906 Maintaining access to state recreational lands managed by the department of natural resources. 
SB 5907 Ensuring no net loss of public access to state recreational lands.  Fiscal Note
SB 5909 Expanding STEM education to include the arts. 
SB 5927 Concerning the right to engage in commerce free from discrimination. 
SB 5958 Concerning accountability in providing opportunities for certain students to participate in transition services.  Fiscal Note
SB 5963 Concerning the composition of the officer promotion board.  Fiscal Note
SB 5964 Concerning training public officials and employees regarding public records, records management, and open public meetings requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 5971 Concerning the continuity of government and operations in the event of an emergency, disaster, or attack.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Implementing plans and protections in the event of a cyber attack, emergency, or disaster.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5980 Creating a quality improvement program for the licensees of the medical quality assurance commission.  Fiscal Note
SB 5988 Restricting the solicitation and acceptance of campaign contributions. 
SB 6008 Modifying water-sewer district provisions. 
SB 6033 Providing parity of consumer protection procedures for all students attending licensed private vocational schools.  Fiscal Note
SB 6038 Concerning the use of hydrocodone products by licensed optometrists in Washington state. 
SB 6044 Establishing career and technical course equivalencies in science and mathematics.  Fiscal Note
SB 6045 Promoting economic development through enhancing transparency and predictability of state agency permitting and review processes.  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 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 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 6059 Concerning charges for scanning public records.  Fiscal Note
SB 6074 Enacting provisions to improve educational outcomes for homeless students.  Fiscal Note
SB 6091 Concerning the prescription of biological products. 
SB 6101 Concerning extended foster care services.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning expanding the categories of youth eligible for extended foster care services.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6103 Concerning misrepresentation of a floral product business's geographic location.  Fiscal Note
SB 6127 Improving quality in the early care and education system.  Fiscal Note
SB 6142 Standards for detention of persons with mental disorders or chemical dependency. 
SB 6144 Concerning cosmetology training and licensure requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 6171 Creating passenger-only ferry service districts.  Fiscal Note
SB 6172 Protecting Washington citizens from warrantless surveillance, reducing liability, and establishing clear standards under which agencies may utilize unmanned aerial vehicles.  Fiscal Note
SB 6179 Authorizing workers' compensation group self-insurance plans.  Fiscal Note
SB 6180 Consolidating designated forest lands and open space timber lands for ease of administration.  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 6190 Clarifying the application of the public records act to county officials. 
SB 6194 Providing a process for county legislative authorities to withdraw from voluntary planning under the growth management act.  Fiscal Note
SB 6218 Modifying peace officer certification provisions. 
SB 6229 Concerning use of epinephrine autoinjectors by good samaritans. 
SB 6249 Establishing new authority for courts to assess cost recovery fees for costs associated with new indigent defense standards.  Fiscal Note
SB 6265 Concerning state and local agencies that obtain patient health care information.  Fiscal Note
SB 6272 Concerning manufacturer and new motor vehicle dealer franchise agreements. 
SB 6298 Creating the breastfeeding-friendly Washington designation for hospitals.  Fiscal Note
SB 6300 Protecting public sector workers' rights through public disclosure of public sector unions' finances.  Fiscal Note
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 6354 Concerning protection of health care information in the health benefit exchange related to navigators. 
SB 6361 Concerning incrementally increasing the distribution percentage of liquor revolving fund revenues under RCW 66.08.190 to cities and counties.  Fiscal Note
SB 6479 Providing caregivers authority to allow children placed in their care to participate in normal childhood activities based on a reasonable and prudent parent standard. 
SB 6499 Creating the joint task force on local education financing reform. 
SB 6512 Concerning federal funding programs requiring changes in state law.  Fiscal Note
SB 6515 Creating a pilot program that provides incentives for investments in Washington state job creation and economic development.  Fiscal Note
SB 6517 Exempting agency employee driver's license numbers, identicard numbers, and identification numbers from public inspection and copying.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Exempting agency employee driver's license numbers, identicard numbers, and identification numbers from public inspection and copying. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Exempting agency employee driver's license numbers and identicard numbers from public inspection and copying. )
 
SB 6545 Extending specific aerospace tax preferences to include other types of commercial aircraft to encourage the migration of good wage jobs in the state.  Fiscal Note
SB 6552 Improving student success by increasing instructional hour and graduation requirements.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Improving student success by modifying instructional hour and graduation requirements.
 
SB 6555 Requiring the Washington institute for public policy to conduct systematic reviews of investments in education.  Fiscal Note
SB 6581 Concerning nonresident vessel permits and taxation. 
SJM 8001 Requesting that Interstate 5 be named the "Purple Heart Trail."  Fiscal Note
SJR 8211 Amending the state Constitution to provide continuity of state and local government during emergencies and disasters. 
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. 
SCR 8409 Approving the workforce training and education coordinating board's high skills high wages plan. 
SR 8610 Honoring the career of Senator Bob Morton. 
SR 8612 Honoring Senator Jerome Delvin. 
SR 8613 Honoring the National Guard. 
SR 8616 Honoring the legacy of women legislators. 
SR 8621 Recognizing the Washington state wing of the Civil Air Patrol. 
SR 8626 Honoring athletes who participated in the 2013 Special Olympics. 
SR 8627 Regarding the 2013 Blessing of the Fleet. 
SR 8632 Recognizing the British Columbia Legislative Internship Program. 
SR 8636 Honoring Peace Corps volunteers and recognizing the 2013 Top Peace Corps Volunteer-Producing Colleges. 
SR 8641 Recognizing and expressing appreciation for Sea Service personnel. 
SR 8642 Celebrating the National Day of the Cowboy. 
SR 8651 Honoring Doris M. Brougham for her lifelong achievements. 
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 8659 Celebrating Red Hat Day. 
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 8676 Celebrating the Seattle Seahawks. 
SR 8680 Honoring the life and work of Senator Paull Shin. 
SR 8681 Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Enabling Act. 
SR 8682 Recognizing the Washington state wing of the Civil Air Patrol. 
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 8694 Honoring women and girls in sports. 
SR 8698 Commemorating the career of J. A. Bricker. 
SR 8702 Celebrating Navy Appreciation Day. 
SR 8705 Recognizing Judi Best. 
SR 8707 Recognizing women in leadership. 
SR 8712 Recognizing women in leadership. 
SR 8713 Honoring Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter. 
SR 8714 Honoring Sergeant Leroy Arthur Petry. 
SR 8717 Recognizing colorectal cancer awareness month.