Agenda for Friday, January 17, 2014

House Committees

Agriculture & Natural Resources Business & Financial Services
Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs Environment
Government Operations & Elections Higher Education
Judiciary Technology & Economic Development

Agriculture & Natural Resources* -  01/17/14  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 1/13/2014 at 2:19 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2143 - Regarding genetically modified finfish.
  2. HB 1827 - Concerning pass-through wholesale food distributors.
  3. HB 2251 - Concerning fish barrier removals.





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Business & Financial Services* -  01/17/14  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/13/2014 at 5:50 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1572 - Addressing nonprofit debt adjusters.
  2. HB 2141 - Addressing banks and trust companies.
  3. HB 2023 - Allowing crowdfunding for certain small securities offerings.
  4. HB 2211 - Addressing surplus lines of insurance.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2134 - Addressing the notice given to owners of life insurance policies about alternative transactions.
  2. HB 2082 - Regulating life insurance policies.





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Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs -  01/17/14  1:30 pm

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

Work Session:  The Urban Indian Experience.

Executive Session:  HB 2080 - Vacating convictions for certain tribal fishing activities.





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Environment* -  01/17/14  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/13/2014 at 12:02 PM

Work Session:  Overview of Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission.

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2151 - Concerning recreational trails.
  2. HB 2225 - Concerning the Milwaukee Road corridor.
  3. HB 2226 - Concerning state parks partnership opportunities.
  4. HB 2227 - Regarding the safety of ski area conveyances.





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Government Operations & Elections -  01/17/14  8:00 am

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1102 - Modifying ballot processing provisions.
  2. HB 2106 - Concerning primaries for county offices.





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Higher Education* -  01/17/14  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/13/2014 at 8:49 AM

Work Session:  
  1. Plans for Expansion to Meet Higher Education Attainment Goals.
    1. The State Board for Community and Technical Colleges and community and technical college presidents.
    2. Independent Colleges of Washington.
  2. HB 2109 - Concerning the development of residency training programs to recruit and retain primary care physicians in rural and underserved areas of the state.

Public Hearing:  HB 2109 - Concerning the development of residency training programs to recruit and retain primary care physicians in rural and underserved areas of the state. (If measure is referred to committee.)





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Judiciary* -  01/17/14  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 1/10/2014 at 4:29 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2169 - Creating the international commercial arbitration act.
  2. HB 2195 - Concerning involuntary medication for maintaining the level of restoration in jail.





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Technology & Economic Development* -  01/17/14  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 1/10/2014 at 11:19 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1303 - Extending the business and occupation tax credit for research and development.
  2. HB 2101 - Creating the rural Washington natural gas access and investment account.
  3. HB 2177 - Concerning the expansion of natural gas infrastructure in rural or underserved areas.
  4. HB 2175 - Removing barriers to economic development in the telecommunications industry.





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