Senator Linda Evans Parlette


Prime Sponsored Bills

Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5138 Creating a council on state debt.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Addressing the management of state debt.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5388 Reducing the financial loss to emergency medical care and transportation services by ensuring direct payment for emergency transportation services. 
SB 5449 Addressing the Washington state health insurance pool.  Fiscal Note
SB 5450 Concerning public hospital districts insurance coverage for commissioners. 
SB 5540 Expanding opportunities to purchase health care coverage from out-of-state carriers.  Fiscal Note
SB 5677 Authorizing the establishment of a water management board in the Methow watershed.  Fiscal Note
SB 5760 Providing compensation for commercial crop damage caused by bighorn sheep.  Fiscal Note
SB 5776 Concerning interest rate and penalty provisions in the current use program.  Fiscal Note
SB 5914 Concerning a waiver request to implement a premium assistance program to purchase market-based insurance for medicaid-eligible individuals. 
SB 5934 Concerning the referral process in the pharmacy profession. 
SB 6304 Preserving patient and practitioner freedom to obtain and provide health care by prohibiting unfair and deceptive practices in contracting for and managing health care delivery under health plans.  Fiscal Note
SB 6551 Concerning payments to counties in lieu of property taxes by the department of fish and wildlife.  Fiscal Note
SB 6564 Lowering to seventy-seven and one-half percent the sums collected and remitted under RCW 82.08.150 (1) and (2) that are deposited into the state general fund. 
SB 6575 Concerning refilling eye drop prescriptions. 
SR 8653 Celebrating the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival. 
SR 8690 Celebrating the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival. 
SR 8707 Recognizing women in leadership. 
SR 8708 Expressing appreciation for Bonnie "Guitar" Buckingham. 
SR 8712 Recognizing women in leadership. 

Secondary Sponsored Bills

Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5094 Requiring notification of sex offenders attending schools.  Fiscal Note
SB 5097 Allowing spouses to combine volunteer hours for purposes of receiving a complimentary discover pass.  Fiscal Note
SB 5123 Establishing a farm internship program.  Fiscal Note
SB 5124 Simplifying and adding certainty to the calculation of workers' compensation benefits. 
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 5148 Allowing for redistribution of medications under certain conditions.  Fiscal Note
SB 5149 Concerning crimes against pharmacies.  Fiscal Note
SB 5159 Repealing the family and medical leave insurance act.  Fiscal Note
SB 5172 Enacting the Ike act. 
SB 5205 Removing the expiration for the additional surcharge imposed on registered nurses and licensed practical nurses.  Fiscal Note
SB 5206 Authorizing occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, dieticians, and nutritionists to participate in online access to the University of Washington health sciences library. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Increasing the health professions participating in online access to the University of Washington health sciences library. )  Fiscal Note
SB 5216 Addressing long-term care insurance.  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 5305 Requiring hospitals to report when providing treatment for bullet wounds, gunshot wounds, and stab wounds to all patients. 
SB 5337 Modifying expiration dates affecting the department of natural resources' timber sale program.  Fiscal Note
SB 5342 Concerning a sales and use tax exemption for restaurants in respect to certain items that impart flavor to food during the cooking process.  Fiscal Note
SB 5358 Concerning people with disabilities who receive no paid services from the department of social and health services' division of developmental disabilities.  Fiscal Note
SB 5384 Making the board of denturists the disciplining authority for licensed denturists. 
SB 5385 Concerning the practice of denturism. 
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 5459 Requiring ninety-day supply limits on certain drugs dispensed by a pharmacist.  Fiscal Note
SB 5492 Requiring transparency for patients regarding training and qualifications of health care professionals.  Fiscal Note
SB 5493 Funding the prescription monitoring program from the medicaid fraud penalty account. 
SB 5506 Concerning funding for the safe routes to school program. 
SB 5530 Requiring physicians and physician assistants to provide requested demographic information at the time of license renewal. 
SB 5553 Requiring the department of health to study the potential to divert ambulances to urgent care facilities. 
SB 5554 Requiring a study of the prescription monitoring program and its role in increasing coordination of care.  Fiscal Note
SB 5571 Increasing public awareness of mental illness and its consequences.  Fiscal Note
SB 5575 Concerning state parks funding.  Fiscal Note
SB 5593 Concerning filing requirements for property tax exemption claims for certain improvements to benefit fish and wildlife habitat, water quality, or water quantity.  Fiscal Note
SB 5605 Addressing health plans provided through associations or member-governed groups.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Clarifying association health plans provisions.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5626 Concerning the practice of midwifery. 
SB 5627 Concerning the taxation of commuter air carriers.  Fiscal Note
SB 5634 Clarifying the department of natural resources' authority to enter into cooperative agreements.  Fiscal Note
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 5657 Concerning state parks and recreation.  Fiscal Note
SB 5663 Regarding derelict and abandoned vessels in state waters.  Fiscal Note
SB 5675 Introducing private competition in industrial insurance coverage.  Fiscal Note
SB 5680 Promoting economic development by providing information to businesses.  Fiscal Note
SB 5700 Concerning pharmacy benefit manager audit procedures. 
SB 5734 Continuing the use of the legislature's sunset review process. 
SB 5751 Requiring an inventory of state fees.  Fiscal Note
SB 5752 Extending the expiration date of the existing business and occupation tax rate for the manufacture and wholesale of certain solar energy systems.  Fiscal Note
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 5952 Incentivizing a long-term commitment to maintain and grow jobs in the aerospace industry in Washington state by extending the expiration date of aerospace tax preferences and expanding the sales and use tax exemption for the construction of new facilities used to manufacture superefficient airplanes to include the construction of new facilities used to manufacture commercial airplanes or the wings or fuselage of commercial airplanes.  Fiscal Note
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 5986 Eliminating the reduction in state basic education funding that occurs in counties with federal forest lands.  Fiscal Note
SB 6040 Concerning invasive species.  Fiscal Note
SB 6049 Providing a business and occupation tax credit for businesses that hire veterans.  Fiscal Note
SB 6050 Concerning communication of mammographic breast density information to patients. 
SB 6051 Concerning Washington state department of transportation projects. 
SB 6054 Regarding aeronautic safety.  Fiscal Note
SB 6090 Modifying driving under the influence and physical control of a vehicle under the influence provisions.  Fiscal Note
SB 6103 Concerning misrepresentation of a floral product business's geographic location.  Fiscal Note
SB 6124 Developing a state Alzheimer's plan.  Fiscal Note
SB 6132 Allowing medicare supplemental insurance premiums to be deducted from the calculation of disposable income for the purpose of qualifying for senior property tax programs.  Fiscal Note
SB 6137 Regulating pharmacy benefit managers and pharmacy audits.  Fiscal Note
SB 6138 Allowing the Washington state dental quality assurance commission to adopt rules regarding credential renewal requirements for dental professionals.  Fiscal Note
SB 6142 Standards for detention of persons with mental disorders or chemical dependency. 
SB 6174 Requiring free infectious disease testing for good samaritans. 
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 6190 Clarifying the application of the public records act to county officials. 
SB 6220 Concerning retail license fees for retailers when selling for resale. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Concerning spirits retailers when selling for resale. )  Fiscal Note
SB 6228 Concerning transparency tools for consumer information on health care cost and quality.  Fiscal Note
SB 6232 Requiring health insurance carriers to provide notification of carrier network changes. 
SB 6260 Concerning state parks, recreation, and natural resources fiscal matters.  Fiscal Note
SB 6271 Addressing long-term care insurance price transparency. 
SB 6293 Concerning state recreation lands.  Fiscal Note
SB 6306 Exempting certain fire districts from use tax on vehicle purchases.  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 6322 Providing telecommunications investment incentives.  Fiscal Note
SB 6334 Concerning the sales of growlers of wine or beer.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Allowing sales of growlers of wine.
SB 6387 Concerning individuals with developmental disabilities who have requested a service from a program that is already at capacity.  Fiscal Note
SB 6402 Defining honey bee products and services as an agricultural product.  Fiscal Note
SB 6431 Concerning assistance for schools in implementing youth suicide prevention activities.  Fiscal Note
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 6464 Concerning health insurance coverage options for the citizens of Washington state.  Fiscal Note
SB 6484 Creating a state agency innovation and efficiency grant program.  Fiscal Note
SB 6490 Requiring competitive salaries and benefits for Washington state patrol officers.  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 6495 Establishing a temporary teen training wage. 
SB 6524 Concerning the safety of the transport of hazardous materials.  Fiscal Note
SB 6546 Restoring resources to the capital budget. 
SB 6550 Providing a sales and use tax exemption for sales and uses related to eligible server equipment and power infrastructures installed in eligible computer data centers.  Fiscal Note
SJM 8001 Requesting that Interstate 5 be named the "Purple Heart Trail."  Fiscal Note
SJM 8006 Promoting the use of the Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program in preschools, early learning programs, and schools. 
SJM 8010 Calling on the drug enforcement administration to reschedule marijuana from Schedule I to Schedule II or lower. 
SJM 8015 Requesting Congress implement certain increased safety measures for tank rail cars. 
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 8604 Honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 
SR 8609 Celebrating outdoor recreation in Washington state. 
SR 8610 Honoring the career of Senator Bob Morton. 
SR 8611 Reaffirming Washington's commitment to a strong relationship with Taiwan. 
SR 8612 Honoring Senator Jerome Delvin. 
SR 8615 Honoring Washington girls and women in sports. 
SR 8616 Honoring the legacy of women legislators. 
SR 8619 Honoring civic education. 
SR 8621 Recognizing the Washington state wing of the Civil Air Patrol. 
SR 8622 Recognizing Gifted Education Day and Week. 
SR 8623 Offering best wishes for a fulfilling retirement to Consul General Gao Zhansheng. 
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 8631 Honoring the legacy of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. 
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 8649 Celebrating the culture and heritage of Norway on May 17, 2013. 
SR 8651 Honoring Doris M. Brougham for her lifelong achievements. 
SR 8652 Recognizing religious freedom in Washington State. 
SR 8654 Recognizing the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. 
SR 8655 Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 American Mt. Everest Expedition. 
SR 8656 Recognizing the Owen family and honoring Tim and Cheryl Owen. 
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 8669 Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 
SR 8672 Honoring the National Guard. 
SR 8673 Honoring individuals with autism. 
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 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 8706 Recognizing athletes for their performances at the 2014 Winter Olympics. 
SR 8709 Honoring Norway's Constitution Day. 
SR 8713 Honoring Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter. 
SR 8714 Honoring Sergeant Leroy Arthur Petry. 
SR 8715 Honoring the 99th Anniversary of the National Champion 1915 Washington State College Football Team. 
SR 8716 Recognizing Congressman Doc Hastings. 
SR 8720 Commending Ben Moore.