Representative Mike Sells

Biennium:

Prime Sponsored Bills


Bill NumberBrief Description
HB 1215 Concerning the exemption for property owned by nonprofit religious organizations.  Fiscal Note
HB 1232 Asserting conditions under which the department of corrections provides rental vouchers to a registered sex offender.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Addressing conditions under which the department of corrections provides rental vouchers to a registered sex offender.
  Fiscal Note
HB 1395 Implementing the unemployment insurance integrity provisions of the federal trade adjustment assistance extension act of 2011.  Fiscal Note
HB 1443 Providing for property tax exemption for the value of new construction of industrial/manufacturing facilities in targeted urban areas.  Fiscal Note
HB 1468 Modifying payment methods on certain claimants' benefits.  Fiscal Note
HB 1473 Requiring certain entities to report payments for construction services.  Fiscal Note
HB 1490 Applying the public employees' collective bargaining act to department of corrections employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1659 Clarifying the employment status of independent contractors in the news business. 
HB 1823 Concerning centers of excellence.  Fiscal Note
HB 1884 Addressing the rate of compensation for occupational diseases.  Fiscal Note
HB 2088 Making appropriations specifically for activities related to the aerospace industry for permitting and training, including program development, staff, facilities, and equipment. 
HB 2230 Requiring employers to reimburse employees for work-related expenses.  Fiscal Note
HB 2331 Concerning certified payroll records on public works projects.  Fiscal Note
HB 2608 Establishing the minimum wage for classified school employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 2755 Removing the authority of an employer to unilaterally implement a collective bargaining agreement. 
HCR 4403 Concerning the workforce training and education coordinating board's high skills high wages plan. 

Secondary Sponsored Bills


Bill NumberBrief Description
HB 1011 Removing the one-year waiting period for veterans or active members of the military for purposes of eligibility for resident tuition.  Fiscal Note
HB 1014 Recognizing "Native American Heritage Day." 
HB 1015 Reducing costs by reducing state assessment requirements.  Fiscal Note
HB 1044 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy.  Fiscal Note
HB 1056 Authorizing certain corporate officers to receive unemployment benefits.  Fiscal Note
HB 1066 Requiring the advertised selling price of liquor to include liquor taxes.  Fiscal Note
HB 1072 Creating the agricultural labor skills and safety grant program.  Fiscal Note
HB 1128 Regarding local agencies' responses to public records requests.  Fiscal Note
HB 1132 Authorizing spouses of United States armed forces members who died while in service or as a result of service to apply for gold star license plates. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Authorizing certain 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
HB 1152 Addressing meal and rest breaks for hospital employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1153 Regulating mandatory overtime for employees of health care facilities.  Fiscal Note
HB 1201 Preventing animal cruelty.  Fiscal Note
HB 1202 Preventing animal cruelty.  Fiscal Note
HB 1214 Providing property tax relief for active duty military personnel injured in the line of duty. 
HB 1229 Creating the companion animal safety, population control, and spay/neuter assistance program.  Fiscal Note
HB 1233 Including health in the state transportation system policy goals.  Fiscal Note
HB 1238 Allowing motorcycles to stop and proceed through traffic control signals under certain conditions.  Fiscal Note
HB 1293 Requiring school districts to disclose information about required assessments.  Fiscal Note
HB 1305 Modifying vehicle prowling provisions.  Fiscal Note
HB 1306 Extending the expiration dates of the local infrastructure financing tool program.  Fiscal Note
HB 1311 Making coverage of certain maritime service elective for purposes of unemployment compensation.  Fiscal Note
HB 1313 Establishing minimum standards for sick and safe leave from employment.  Fiscal Note
HB 1322 Allowing nonprofit institutions recognized by the state of Washington to be eligible to participate in the state need grant program.  Fiscal Note
HB 1348 Modifying collective bargaining law related to providing additional compensation for academic employees at community and technical colleges.  Fiscal Note
HB 1354 Addressing claims and compensation under the industrial insurance laws. 
HB 1355 Addressing claim files and compensation under the industrial insurance laws. 
HB 1356 Mandating coverage for hearing aids. 
HB 1357 Addressing claim files and compensation under the industrial insurance laws. 
HB 1368 Concerning the distribution of state liquor revenues to cities and counties.  Fiscal Note
HB 1393 Providing information to assist in unemployment insurance overpayment recovery.  Fiscal Note
HB 1394 Changing the employment security department's settlement authority.  Fiscal Note
HB 1396 Changing the unemployment insurance shared work program by adopting short-time compensation provisions in the federal middle class tax relief and job creation act of 2012.  Fiscal Note
HB 1405 Creating a competitive grant program for informal science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education.  Fiscal Note
HB 1432 Concerning county property tax levies.  Fiscal Note
HB 1440 Ensuring fairness to employers by protecting employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1457 Implementing family and medical leave insurance.  Fiscal Note
HB 1467 Addressing the collection of unpaid wages.  Fiscal Note
HB 1469 Addressing industrial insurance for horse racing employment.  Fiscal Note
HB 1470 Addressing the recommendations of the vocational rehabilitation subcommittee for workers' compensation.  Fiscal Note
HB 1481 Removing the expiration date from RCW 47.64.280 regarding the marine employees' commission complaint and dispute procedure. 
HB 1530 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
HB 1535 Concerning the reduction in force of tenured or probationary community college faculty members.  Fiscal Note
HB 1536 Changing requirements for membership on community and technical college boards of trustees.  Fiscal Note
HB 1540 Granting binding interest arbitration rights to certain uniformed personnel.  Fiscal Note
HB 1544 Authorizing educational specialist degrees at Central Washington University and Western Washington University.  Fiscal Note
HB 1545 Guaranteeing that the top one percent pay too, through assessing a two percent tax on millionaires to fund the paramount duty trust fund and reduce class sizes in grades kindergarten through four.  Fiscal Note
HB 1561 Concerning short-barreled rifles. 
HB 1562 Requiring funding for professional development for K-12 teachers.  Fiscal Note
HB 1592 Concerning the enforcement of speeding violations on certain private roads.  Fiscal Note
HB 1608 Concerning the marine employees' commission.  Fiscal Note
HB 1614 Authorizing applied doctorate level degrees in audiology at Western Washington University.  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 1624 Restricting tuition increases for resident undergraduate students at four-year institutions of higher education.  Fiscal Note
HB 1625 Concerning certain tow truck operator requirements and rates.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning limitations on certain tow truck operator rates.
  Fiscal Note
HB 1628 Allowing nurses and physicians to satisfy a portion of their continuing education credits through providing services to medicaid enrollees or the uninsured.  Fiscal Note
HB 1632 Regulating the use of off-road vehicles in certain areas.  Fiscal Note
HB 1645 Increasing the number of public members on the Washington higher education facilities authority. (REVISED FOR PASSED LEGISLATURE: Increasing the number of members on the Washington higher education facilities authority. )  Fiscal Note
HB 1650 Supporting K-12 career education, exploration, and planning.  Fiscal Note
HB 1665 Providing retirement benefits at earlier ages in the plans 2 and 3 of the public employees' retirement system, the teachers' retirement system, and the school employees' retirement system. 
HB 1666 Providing for vesting after five years of service in the defined benefit portion of the public employees' retirement system, the school employees' retirement system, and the teachers' retirement system plan 3. 
HB 1667 Concerning postretirement employment. 
HB 1668 Allowing certain separated plan 2 members of the retirement systems to participate in insurance plans and contracts.  Fiscal Note
HB 1673 Enhancing the basic education allocation formula to adopt the staffing resources recommended by the quality education council. 
HB 1684 Defining suitable work to include a minimum age requirement. 
HB 1702 Addressing the commercial transportation of passengers.  Fiscal Note
HB 1710 Concerning the taxation of commuter air carriers.  Fiscal Note
HB 1716 Concerning the standard of evidence for appeals of valuation of property for purposes of taxation. 
HB 1719 Addressing drayage truck operators at certain ports.  Fiscal Note
HB 1723 Concerning early learning opportunities.  Fiscal Note
HB 1725 Creating the tuition support fund program.  Fiscal Note
HB 1733 Requiring capital and transportation project investments to be searchable by the public for certain detailed information.  Fiscal Note
HB 1738 Authorizing political subdivisions to purchase certain technology and services from the United States government. 
HB 1794 Concerning shoreline development permits. 
HB 1804 Addressing supplemental bargaining under the personnel system reform act.  Fiscal Note
HB 1817 Adding eligibility criteria for higher education financial aid.  Fiscal Note
HB 1818 Promoting economic development through business and government streamlining projects.  Fiscal Note
HB 1819 Creating and using digital infrastructure maps to inform economic development decisions.  Fiscal Note
HB 1853 Clarifying that real estate brokers licensed under chapter 18.85 RCW are independent contractors. 
HB 1861 Creating loan-making authority for down payment assistance for single-family homeownership.  Fiscal Note
HB 1863 Allowing the department of labor and industries to provide information about certain scholarships. 
HB 1866 Concerning the joint center for aerospace technology innovation.  Fiscal Note
HB 1882 Reviewing sexual orientation change efforts for children.  Fiscal Note
HB 1890 Modifying sales tax exemptions for working families.  Fiscal Note
HB 1891 Increasing protections for employees under the Washington industrial safety and health act of 1973.  Fiscal Note
HB 1922 Concerning highway construction workforce development.  Fiscal Note
HB 1929 Authorizing the inclusion of qualified trades people at public utility districts in the Washington public safety employees' retirement system.  Fiscal Note
HB 1934 Concerning visitation rights for persons, including grandparents, with an ongoing and substantial relationship with a child.  Fiscal Note
HB 1953 Concerning local option transportation revenue.  Fiscal Note
HB 1995 Concerning state contracts for call center services.  Fiscal Note
HB 1998 Extending eligibility on a nonprioritized basis for the state need grant to individuals granted deferred action for childhood arrival status. 
HB 2001 Concerning the fuel tax used to determine fuel tax distributions to certain accounts.  Fiscal Note
HB 2019 Concerning the sales and distribution of spirits by distributors, restaurants, former contract liquor stores, and former state store auction buyers.  Fiscal Note
HB 2030 Modifying provisions that address impaired driving.  Fiscal Note
HB 2067 Concerning the distribution of revenues under RCW 66.08.190 to the state, border areas, cities, and counties.  Fiscal Note
HB 2087 Authorizing a capital gains tax to fund early childhood investments, higher education, and the state's rainy day fund. 
HB 2133 Maintaining privacy of student educational records.  Fiscal Note
HB 2148 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy.  Fiscal Note
HB 2152 Addressing industrial insurance requirements and options for owners and lessees of for hire vehicles, limousines, and taxicabs.  Fiscal Note
HB 2252 Addressing the fiscal impacts of bills and budgets. 
HB 2253 Concerning telecommunications installations.  Fiscal Note
HB 2254 Concerning telecommunications work experience for purposes of eligibility toward limited energy specialty electrician certification.  Fiscal Note
HB 2274 Authorizing collective bargaining for assistant attorneys general.  Fiscal Note
HB 2275 Concerning whistleblowers in the electrical industry.  Fiscal Note
HB 2313 Requiring state funding to support professional development for K-12 educators.  Fiscal Note
HB 2314 Concerning incrementally increasing the distribution percentage of liquor revolving fund revenues under RCW 66.08.190 to cities and counties.  Fiscal Note
HB 2332 Providing damages for wage violations. 
HB 2333 Concerning the employee antiretaliation act.  Fiscal Note
HB 2334 Simplifying and enforcing employee status under employment laws to ensure fairness to employers and employees and address the underground economy.  Fiscal Note
HB 2349 Concerning community redevelopment financing in apportionment districts.  Fiscal Note
HB 2352 Establishing an online alternative credit degree program.  Fiscal Note
HB 2422 Restoring the suspended inflationary increases in educational employee compensation.  Fiscal Note
HB 2429 Creating the Washington advance higher education loan program.  Fiscal Note
HB 2431 Recognizing military training for purposes of the state salary schedule for certificated instructional staff. 
HB 2441 Providing for a simple majority of voters voting to authorize school district levies and bonds. 
HB 2453 Concerning the issuance of commercial drivers' licenses to certain veterans with truck driving experience. 
HB 2456 Correcting the expiration date of a definition of firefighter.  Fiscal Note
HB 2465 Narrowing the extracted fuel tax exemption to provide funding for the education legacy trust account.  Fiscal Note
HB 2468 Clarifying the retention of biological material collected during criminal investigation.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Establishing a work group on preservation of evidence for criminal justice purposes.
  Fiscal Note
HB 2473 Encouraging citizens to serve in the legislature by creating leave provisions for legislative service. 
HB 2477 Concerning commercial janitorial services.  Fiscal Note
HB 2487 Addressing the monthly salary and benefits paid to state patrol officers.  Fiscal Note
HB 2488 Modifying the distribution of initial and renewal vehicle license fees.  Fiscal Note
HB 2500 Requiring completion of an apprenticeship program to receive a journeyman or residential specialty electrician certificate of competency.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Requiring completion of an apprenticeship program to receive a journey level or residential specialty electrician certificate of competency.
  Fiscal Note
HB 2501 Concerning registration requirements for contractors.  Fiscal Note
HB 2526 Increasing the use of apprenticeships.  Fiscal Note
HB 2527 Establishing the prevailing rate of wage based on collective bargaining agreements or other methods if collective bargaining agreements are not available.  Fiscal Note
HB 2545 Prohibiting employers from asking about or using nonconviction information in initial applications for employment.  Fiscal Note
HB 2588 Concerning employers' responsibility for the medical assistance costs of employees.  Fiscal Note
HB 2589 Enhancing the basic education allocation formula to adopt the staffing resources recommended by the quality education council.  Fiscal Note
HB 2594 Requiring the health care authority to develop a blueprint for the establishment of a federal basic health program.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Requiring the health care authority to begin econometric modeling to review enrollment and costs to the state, enrollees, and the insurance market.
  Fiscal Note
HB 2599 Modifying requirements for pedestrians walking along roadways.  Fiscal Note
HB 2607 Establishing competitive wages for beginning teacher salaries. 
HB 2609 Restoring cost-of-living increases for educational employees. 
HB 2644 Concerning coercion of involuntary servitude.  Fiscal Note
HB 2668 Concerning insurance for enlisted members of the Washington national guard.  Fiscal Note
HB 2672 Increasing the minimum hourly wage to twelve dollars over three years.  Fiscal Note
HB 2675 Modifying provisions applicable to off-road, nonhighway, and wheeled all-terrain vehicles and their drivers.  Fiscal Note
HB 2697 Concerning a weighted grade point average for purposes of the standardized high school transcript.  Fiscal Note
HB 2718 Concerning railroad crews.  Fiscal Note
HB 2721 Increasing tax exemption transparency and accountability. 
HB 2726 Expanding higher education opportunities for certain resident students and military families. 
HB 2735 Reducing the retirement or early retirement age of members of the public employees' retirement systems plan 2 and plan 3. 
HB 2743 Protecting taxpayers by providing for accountability and transparency in government contracting.  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 2788 Requiring a review of exempt and civil service employee practices and policies at public four-year institutions of higher education. 
HB 2797 Funding all-day kindergarten and early elementary class size reduction facility needs with lottery revenues.  Fiscal Note
HJM 4001 Requesting an amendment to the United States Constitution to return the authority to regulate election campaign contributions to congress and state legislatures. 
HJR 4217 Amending the Constitution regarding the people's right of access to information concerning the conduct of the people's business. 
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 4627 Celebrating the one hundredth anniversary of the Department of Agriculture. 
HR 4630 Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Washington State Parks. 
HR 4640 Celebrating Gifted Education Day. 
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 4665 Celebrating Filipino-Americans. 
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 4678 Celebrating civic education. 
HR 4680 Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Enabling Act. 
HR 4683 Honoring Captain William Swenson. 
HR 4685 Recognizing Seattle Seahawks' mascot, Taima the Hawk. 
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.