Agenda for Thursday, January 12, 2012

House Committees

Business & Financial Services Capital Budget
Community & Economic Development & Housing Early Learning & Human Services
Education Education Appropriations & Oversight
General Government Appropriations & Oversight Health & Human Services Appropriations & Oversight
Health Care & Wellness Higher Education
Judiciary State Government & Tribal Affairs
Transportation

Business & Financial Services -  01/12/12  8:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1865 - Addressing the handling of claims associated with products issued under specialty producer licenses.
  2. HB 2188 - Regulating air rescue or evacuation services.
  3. HB 2218 - Regulating service contracts.





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Capital Budget -  01/12/12  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm D
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Public Hearing / Possible Executive Session:  HB 2184 - Making adjustments to the school construction assistance formula.





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Community & Economic Development & Housing -  01/12/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm D
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  Non-profit organizations in Washington's economy.





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Early Learning & Human Services* -  01/12/12  8:30 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm D
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 1/10/2012 at 8:16 AM

Work Session:  Implementation of ESHB 2082 (2011) regarding the transition from Disability Lifeline to new assistance programs and the Essential Needs and Housing Support Program.





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Education -  01/12/12  8:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  
  1. Overview of Transitional Bilingual Instructional Program.
  2. 2012 report and recommendations from the Quality Education Council.
  3. School Program Panel: Update on implementation and impact of SHB 2065 - Alternative Learning Experience Programs.





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Education Appropriations & Oversight -  01/12/12  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  
  1. State work study and state need grant updates.
  2. Overview of out of school learning opportunities.





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General Government Appropriations & Oversight -  01/12/12  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm C
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Public Hearing:  HB 1313 - Regulating soil science and wetland science professions.

Work Session:  Discover Pass proposals.





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Health & Human Services Appropriations & Oversight -  01/12/12  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  
  1. Staff overview of TANF box funding.
  2. Impact of policy changes related to TANF assistance.
  3. Impact of reductions to the Working Connection Child Care Program.





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Health Care & Wellness* -  01/12/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 1/6/2012 at 2:19 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2227 - Regarding medical assistants.
  2. HB 2228 - Allowing for redistribution of medications under certain conditions.
  3. HB 2229 - Regarding reporting compensation of certain hospital employees.





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Higher Education -  01/12/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm C
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  Efficiencies implemented at public baccalaureate institutions.





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Judiciary* -  01/12/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 1/6/2012 at 2:10 PM

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2197 - Concerning the Uniform Commercial Code.
  2. HB 2195 - Enacting the uniform interstate depositions and discovery act.
  3. HB 2196 - Adopting the uniform collaborative law act.
  4. SHB 1652 - Regarding electronic impersonation.
  5. EHB 1559 - Limiting indemnification agreements involving design professionals.
  6. HB 2239 - Establishing social purpose corporations.
  7. HB 2224 - Concerning Washington estate tax apportionment.
  8. HB 1073 - Authorizing persons designated by the decedent to direct disposition, if the decedent died while serving on active duty in any branch of the United States armed forces, United States reserve forces, or national guard.
  9. HB 2194 - Modifying the manufactured/mobile home landlord tenant act and other related provisions.
  10. HB 2193 - Concerning third-party visitation.

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1508 - Protecting sport shooting ranges.
  2. HB 2221 - Creating a claim for wrongful conviction and imprisonment.





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State Government & Tribal Affairs* -  01/12/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm E
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 1/9/2012 at 4:15 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2204 - Extending the time period for voter registration.
  2. HB 2205 - Allowing eligible youth at least sixteen years of age to register to vote.
  3. HB 2210 - Extending contribution limits to school board candidates.

Possible Executive Session:  SHB 1474 - Providing for electronic filing and disclosure of campaign finance reports.





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Transportation -  01/12/12  3:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  Governor's Connecting Washington Task Force.





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