Representative Brian Blake


Prime Sponsored Bills

Bill NumberBrief Description
HB 1071 Regarding state and private partnerships for managing salmonid hatcheries. 
HB 1156 Consolidating designated forest lands and open space timber lands for ease of administration.  Fiscal Note
HB 1199 Ensuring hunter safety.  Fiscal Note
HB 1200 Concerning the labeling of seafood.  Fiscal Note
HB 1220 Concerning milk and milk products.  Fiscal Note
HB 1246 Removing certain requirements for motorcycle helmet use.  Fiscal Note
HB 1253 Concerning the lodging tax.  Fiscal Note
HB 1375 Concerning consolidating a new exempt withdrawal of groundwater into an existing public water system. 
HB 1548 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. 
HB 1549 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. 
HB 1561 Concerning short-barreled rifles. 
HB 1748 Concerning the business and occupation taxation of dairy products. 
HB 1754 Concerning projects of statewide significance for economic development and transportation.  Fiscal Note
HB 2150 Encouraging recreational access to private property. 
HB 2151 Concerning recreational trails.  Fiscal Note
HB 2168 Concerning minimum room area and floor area square footage requirements for single-family residential areas. 
HB 2199 Providing a complimentary discover pass to department of fish and wildlife customers who spend above a predetermined amount of money.  Fiscal Note
HB 2243 Encouraging private landowners to allow public access to their land.  Fiscal Note
HB 2283 Providing certain legal exemptions for the transportation and possession of gambling devices by manufacturers of class III tribal lottery system equipment. 
HB 2387 Declaring the Ostrea lurida the official oyster of the state of Washington. 
HB 2427 Addressing wildfires caused by incendiary devices. 
HB 2454 Developing a water quality trading program in Washington.  Fiscal Note
HB 2459 Ensuring hunter safety.  Fiscal Note
HB 2460 Regarding fish and wildlife law enforcement.  Fiscal Note
HB 2471 Concerning the design and use of drivers' licenses, drivers' instruction permits, and identicards for minors.  Fiscal Note
HB 2517 Concerning wildlife conflict funding to encourage proactive measures.  Fiscal Note
HB 2584 Allowing prepayment of the penalty for removal of land from the farm and agricultural land current use property tax classification.  Fiscal Note
HB 2747 Streamlining forest and fish agreement-related programs providing funding with accountability by transferring proceeds from the state forest harvest excise tax to a dedicated account.  Fiscal Note
HR 4606 Recognizing the 4-H Youth Development Program for its many contributions to the youth of Washington. 
HR 4607 Honoring the achievements of the Montesano High School football team. 
HR 4670 Recognizing the Washington State University Extension 4-H Youth Development Program. 
HR 4672 Recognizing the City of Westport's 100th year anniversary. 

Secondary Sponsored Bills

Bill NumberBrief Description
HB 1002 Establishing a yellow dot program for motor vehicles.  Fiscal Note
HB 1004 Concerning payment of property taxes.  Fiscal Note
HB 1044 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy.  Fiscal Note
HB 1046 Concerning uncontested rate modifications for utilities and transportation commission regulated water companies.  Fiscal Note
HB 1073 Concerning payments to counties in lieu of property taxes on state-owned land.  Fiscal Note
HB 1075 Concerning the number of Puget Sound Dungeness crab fishery licenses that one vessel may be designated to carry. 
HB 1096 Concerning juvenile firearms and weapons crimes.  Fiscal Note
HB 1146 Concerning certified water right examiner bonding requirements.  Fiscal Note
HB 1170 Modifying the income thresholds for the exemption and deferral property tax relief programs for senior citizens and persons retired because of physical disability.  Fiscal Note
HB 1180 Addressing death benefits for volunteer firefighters and reserve officers.  Fiscal Note
HB 1184 Protecting sport shooting ranges. 
HB 1188 Creating a focused effort on reestablishing a rural agricultural economy in western Washington by making investments aimed at returning underproducing land back into a state of active agricultural production.  Fiscal Note
HB 1189 Ensuring a balanced representation of interests on the fish and wildlife commission.  Fiscal Note
HB 1191 Protecting livestock against predator attacks. 
HB 1192 Regarding license fees under Title 77 RCW for veterans with disabilities.  Fiscal Note
HB 1194 Limiting liability for habitat projects. 
HB 1196 Concerning Yakima river basin water resource management.  Fiscal Note
HB 1209 Extending the program establishing Christmas tree grower licensure.  Fiscal Note
HB 1218 Concerning department of fish and wildlife license suspensions.  Fiscal Note
HB 1219 Concerning large wild carnivore conflict management.  Fiscal Note
HB 1223 Regarding denials of forest practices applications.  Fiscal Note
HB 1243 Modifying expiration dates affecting the department of natural resources' timber sale program.  Fiscal Note
HB 1244 Clarifying the department of natural resources' authority to enter into cooperative agreements.  Fiscal Note
HB 1245 Regarding derelict and abandoned vessels in state waters.  Fiscal Note
HB 1272 Exempting from business and occupation tax certain amounts received by cooperative finance organizations.  Fiscal Note
HB 1308 Addressing the disclosure of vehicle owner information.  Fiscal Note
HB 1318 Concerning concealed pistol license renewal notices. 
HB 1323 Regarding the sea cucumber dive fishery.  Fiscal Note
HB 1329 Creating a sales tax holiday for back-to-school clothing and supplies.  Fiscal Note
HB 1332 Concerning limited on-premise spirits sampling.  Fiscal Note
HB 1337 Conditioning the classification of the gray wolf by the fish and wildlife commission. 
HB 1348 Modifying collective bargaining law related to providing additional compensation for academic employees at community and technical colleges.  Fiscal Note
HB 1366 Concerning nonresident vessel permits and taxation.  Fiscal Note
HB 1372 Concerning natural resource management activities. 
HB 1384 Streamlining natural resources management. 
HB 1387 Eliminating the periodic replacement requirement for license plates.  Fiscal Note
HB 1389 Addressing the rights of crime victims. 
HB 1390 Prohibiting local governments and state agencies from mandating the installation of fire sprinkler systems in agricultural structures. 
HB 1393 Providing information to assist in unemployment insurance overpayment recovery.  Fiscal Note
HB 1403 Promoting economic development by providing information to businesses.  Fiscal Note
HB 1414 Concerning Yakima river basin water resource management.  Fiscal Note
HB 1437 Concerning small farms under the current use property tax program for farm and agricultural lands.  Fiscal Note
HB 1438 Concerning de facto changes in water rights for irrigation purposes that involved conversion to more efficient irrigation technologies.  Fiscal Note
HB 1440 Ensuring fairness to employers by protecting employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1442 Providing increased access to parimutuel satellite locations in counties with a population exceeding one million.  Fiscal Note
HB 1456 Authorizing pretax payroll deductions for qualified transit and parking benefits. 
HB 1577 Concerning the furnishment of vehicle owner lists to manufacturers of motor vehicles.  Fiscal Note
HB 1581 Creating the Washington state preservation of liberty act condemning the unlawful detention of United States citizens and lawful resident aliens under the national defense authorization act.  Fiscal Note
HB 1591 Improving the business climate and stimulating job creation by requiring certain agencies to establish a formal review process of existing rules.  Fiscal Note
HB 1600 Helping to ensure the viability of small forest landowners.  Fiscal Note
HB 1604 Reducing the frequency of local sales and use tax changes.  Fiscal Note
HB 1620 Concerning passenger-carrying vehicles for railroad employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1621 Regulating the hours of service for certain railroad employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1632 Regulating the use of off-road vehicles in certain areas.  Fiscal Note
HB 1657 Authorizing small consumer installment loans.  Fiscal Note
HB 1658 Raising the cap on the total number of small loans a borrower may have in a twelve-month period.  Fiscal Note
HB 1663 Extending the sales and use tax exemption for hog fuel used to produce electricity, steam, heat, or biofuel.  Fiscal Note
HB 1678 Concerning peace officer liability. 
HB 1685 Utilizing a portion of public utility tax collected for water distribution to fund the health programs of the departments of ecology and health.  Fiscal Note
HB 1699 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. 
HB 1700 Addressing health plans provided through associations or member-governed groups. 
HB 1722 Concerning the sales and use tax exemption for propane or natural gas used to heat greenhouses. 
HB 1750 Establishing special license endorsements for cigar lounges and retail tobacconist shops.  Fiscal Note
HB 1764 Concerning geoduck diver licenses.  Fiscal Note
HB 1770 Concerning the appointment of nonvoting advisory members to commodity boards.  Fiscal Note
HB 1771 Establishing standards for the use of public unmanned aircraft systems.  Fiscal Note
HB 1788 Allowing public school districts and private schools to adopt a policy authorizing permanent employees to possess firearms on school grounds under certain conditions.  Fiscal Note
HB 1839 Concerning criminal background checks and other requirements applicable to the purchase and transfer of firearms.  Fiscal Note
HB 1845 Concerning the utilities and transportation commission's regulatory authority over railroads. 
HB 1877 Concerning regional transit authority boards.  Fiscal Note
HB 1889 Concerning the fruit and vegetable district fund.  Fiscal Note
HB 1894 Concerning shellfish aquaculture research.  Fiscal Note
HB 1896 Enhancing compliance with the responsibilities of fishing guides. 
HB 1902 Creating intermittent-use trailer license plates.  Fiscal Note
HB 1907 Creating a sentence enhancement for body armor. 
HB 1916 Providing enhanced payment to small rural hospitals that meet the criteria of a sole community hospital.  Fiscal Note
HB 1917 Creating additional requirements for certain fishing guide activities.  Fiscal Note
HB 1923 Authorizing membership in the Washington public safety employees' retirement system for employees at city and county corrections departments, public corrections entities, the department of corrections, and the department of social and health services who provide direct care to, or ensure the custody and safety of, offender and patient populations.  Fiscal Note
HB 1934 Concerning visitation rights for persons, including grandparents, with an ongoing and substantial relationship with a child.  Fiscal Note
HB 2071 Authorizing expedited permitting and contracting for Washington state bridges deemed structurally deficient.  Fiscal Note
HB 2077 Concerning retail theft. 
HB 2080 Vacating convictions for certain tribal fishing activities.  Fiscal Note
HB 2099 Extending the expiration date for reporting requirements on timber purchases. 
HB 2103 Specifying recovery for fire damages to public or private forested lands. 
HB 2104 Providing contract information online for state capital and transportation projects. 
HB 2107 Eliminating the disparate treatment of HIV in the criminal justice system.  Fiscal Note
HB 2126 Creating the community forest trust account.  Fiscal Note
HB 2142 Concerning registration of persons providing debt settlement services.  Fiscal Note
HB 2144 Concerning the establishment of a dedicated local jurisdiction marijuana fund and the distribution of a specified percentage of marijuana excise tax revenues to local jurisdictions.  Fiscal Note
HB 2161 Concerning mitigation fees for traffic impacts imposed under the state environmental policy act.  Fiscal Note
HB 2177 Concerning the expansion of natural gas infrastructure in rural or underserved areas.  Fiscal Note
HB 2186 Concerning local government selection of the appropriate sewer systems as part of growth management. 
HB 2187 Extending the date by which counties participating in the voluntary stewardship program must review and, if necessary, revise development regulations that apply to critical areas in areas used for agricultural activities.  Fiscal Note
HB 2188 Authorizing the annexation of territory outside of, contiguous to, and that receives services from a diking district.  Fiscal Note
HB 2189 Concerning the administration and operation of flood control districts. 
HB 2203 Amending the definition of commercial airplane for specific tax preferences to include other types of commercial aircraft to encourage the migration of good wage jobs in the state.  Fiscal Note
HB 2204 Reestablishing the rural county sales and use tax exemption program.  Fiscal Note
HB 2207 Eliminating the reduction in state basic education funding that occurs in counties with federal forest lands.  Fiscal Note
HB 2218 Concerning lake and beach management districts. 
HB 2244 Restoring resources to the capital budget.  Fiscal Note
HB 2251 Concerning fish barrier removals.  Fiscal Note
HB 2252 Addressing the fiscal impacts of bills and budgets. 
HB 2259 Concerning the sales and use tax exemption for qualifying livestock nutrient management equipment and facilities.  Fiscal Note
HB 2268 Concerning the transfer of federal land to the state. 
HB 2272 Creating the Fourth Amendment protection act. 
HB 2273 Concerning public recreational access. 
HB 2291 Concerning the transfer of school district territory initiated by school district boards of directors. 
HB 2292 Concerning adverse possession. 
HB 2293 Adding responsibilities to the duties of the joint administrative rules review committee. 
HB 2294 Increasing penalties for littering.  Fiscal Note
HB 2296 Addressing duplicate signatures on petitions in cities, towns, and code cities. 
HB 2297 Changing the definition of public facilities to include roadway, traffic, and way-finding signage. 
HB 2298 Changing the definition of capital projects to include technology infrastructure. 
HB 2306 Concerning current use valuation for farm and agricultural land.  Fiscal Note
HB 2348 Concerning heavy haul industrial corridors.  Fiscal Note
HB 2349 Concerning community redevelopment financing in apportionment districts.  Fiscal Note
HB 2354 Extending the dairy inspection program assessment expiration date.  Fiscal Note
HB 2364 Concerning sales by craft and general licensed distilleries of spirits for off-premise consumption and spirits samples for on-premise consumption.  Fiscal Note
HB 2371 Concerning the sale of beer by grocery store licensees.  Fiscal Note
HB 2405 Regarding hemp as a component of commercial animal feed.  Fiscal Note
HB 2422 Restoring the suspended inflationary increases in educational employee compensation.  Fiscal Note
HB 2458 Concerning invasive species.  Fiscal Note
HB 2469 Concerning a hazardous substance tax exemption for certain hazardous substances defined under RCW 82.21.020(1)(c) that are used as agricultural crop protection products and warehoused but not otherwise used, manufactured, packaged, or sold in this state.  Fiscal Note
HB 2472 Concerning water quality determinations made by the department of ecology.  Fiscal Note
HB 2494 Creating a motorcycle road guard certificate.  Fiscal Note
HB 2495 Modifying references to manufacturing standards for motorcycle helmets.  Fiscal Note
HB 2524 Concerning manufacturer and new motor vehicle dealer franchise agreements.  Fiscal Note
HB 2551 Protecting the constitutionally guaranteed right to the lawful possession of firearms during an emergency. 
HB 2566 Concerning the establishment of a dedicated local jurisdiction marijuana fund and the distribution of a specified percentage of marijuana excise tax revenues to cities and counties. 
HB 2574 Making alterations to the years applicable to earning the right of first refusal to purchase a geoduck diver license in 2015. 
HB 2625 Concerning the development of a proposed policy option for achieving the goal of electronically reporting intrastate transfers of ownership of livestock as a means to increase participation in the animal disease traceability program.  Fiscal Note
HB 2664 Ensuring the right of self-defense against attacks by aggressive, violent animals. 
HB 2675 Modifying provisions applicable to off-road, nonhighway, and wheeled all-terrain vehicles and their drivers.  Fiscal Note
HB 2693 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
HB 2716 Concerning value-added uses of ovine blood. 
HB 2717 Clarifying that sheep blood is not a component of sheep processing waste. 
HB 2718 Concerning railroad crews.  Fiscal Note
HB 2726 Expanding higher education opportunities for certain resident students and military families. 
HB 2760 Concerning best practices for water banks.  Fiscal Note
HB 2773 Creating an Americans with disabilities act parking sticker authorizing the operation of wheeled all-terrain vehicles in recreation areas for persons with disabilities.  Fiscal Note
HB 2797 Funding all-day kindergarten and early elementary class size reduction facility needs with lottery revenues.  Fiscal Note
HCR 4404 Celebrating the life and legacy of William Booth Gardner. 
HR 4603 Recognizing the life and work of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 
HR 4605 Honoring Allen Hayward. 
HR 4609 Honoring the National Guard. 
HR 4616 Honoring Presidents' Day. 
HR 4617 Recognizing Japanese-American World War II veterans and internees. 
HR 4621 Celebrating Children's Day. 
HR 4622 Congratulating the Seattle Seahawks. 
HR 4625 Honoring Jerry Tretwold. 
HR 4627 Celebrating the one hundredth anniversary of the Department of Agriculture. 
HR 4630 Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Washington State Parks. 
HR 4633 Recognizing the Colton Wildcats Girls Basketball team. 
HR 4641 Celebrating Catholic Schools Week. 
HR 4643 Honoring Washington state veterans who served in Vietnam. 
HR 4644 Celebrating the National Day of the Cowboy. 
HR 4656 Remembering the life and legacy of Senator Mike Carrell. 
HR 4657 Commending Trooper Sean M. O'Connell Jr. for his exemplary service. 
HR 4660 Celebrating Children's Day. 
HR 4661 Honoring Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 
HR 4667 Honoring the National Guard. 
HR 4669 Honoring Representative Gary Alexander. 
HR 4674 Celebrating the 2014 Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks. 
HR 4677 Celebrating Presidents' Day. 
HR 4680 Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Enabling Act. 
HR 4683 Honoring Captain William Swenson. 
HR 4686 Recognizing Black History Month and honoring George Washington Bush. 
HR 4689 Recognizing the life, work, and legacy of Thomas S. Foley. 
HR 4697 Recognizing Larry Crouse. 
HR 4699 Celebrating the Navy. 
HR 4700 Saluting Washington State Representative Mary Helen Roberts. 
HR 4702 Recognizing Representative Mike Hope.