Agenda for Thursday, January 19, 2012

House Committees

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

Business & Financial Services* -  01/19/12  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Capital Budget -  01/19/12  1:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  HB 2356 - Concerning state capital funding of health and safety improvements at agricultural fairs.

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2184 - Making adjustments to the school construction assistance formula.
  2. HB 2356 - Concerning state capital funding of health and safety improvements at agricultural fairs.



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Community & Economic Development & Housing* -  01/19/12  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/18/2012 at 1:45 PM

Work Session:  
  1. Impact of the reorganization of Department of Enterprise Services on small business.
  2. OMWBE Annual Report on Contracts.

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2444 - Regarding establishing the Washington center for marine innovation.
  2. HB 2482 - Designating innovation partnership zones.

Executive Session:  HB 2374 - Concerning associate development organizations.



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Early Learning & Human Services* -  01/19/12  9:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/18/2012 at 3:55 PM

Work Session:  Juvenile decline.



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Education* -  01/19/12  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



Education* -  01/19/12  6:00 pm

Full Committee
Jt. w/  Labor & Workforce Development and Higher Education
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Education Appropriations & Oversight* -  01/19/12  1:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Environment* -  01/19/12  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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General Government Appropriations & Oversight* -  01/19/12  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 1/12/2012 at 4:27 PM

Work Session:  
  1. Environmental and Land Use Hearings Office -- Agency budget overview and review of the Governor's supplemental budget proposal.
  2. Columbia River Gorge Commission -- Agency budget overview and review of the Governor's supplemental budget proposal.
  3. Citizens’ Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials -- Agency budget overview and review of the Governor's supplemental budget proposal.
  4. Office of Administrative Hearings -- Agency budget overview and review of the Governor's supplemental budget proposal.
  5. Pollution Liability Insurance Agency -- Agency budget overview and review of the Governor's supplemental budget proposal.
  6. Public comment on the budgets for the Environmental and Land Use Hearings Office, the Columbia River Gorge Commission, the Citizens’ Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials, the Office of Administrative Hearings, and the Pollution Liability Insurance Agency.



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Health & Human Services Appropriations & Oversight -  01/19/12  1:30 pm

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

Work Session:  State implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.



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Health Care & Wellness -  01/19/12  10:00 am

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2226 - Concerning dental practitioners.
  2. HB 2314 - Concerning long-term care workers.
  3. HB 2330 - Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy.



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Higher Education* -  01/19/12  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/17/2012 at 1:54 PM

Work Session:  Nationwide trends in higher education governance.

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2483 - Creating the office of the student achievement council.
  2. HB 2313 - Concerning the meeting procedures of the boards of trustees and boards of regents of institutions of higher education.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. Bills previously heard in committee.
  2. HB 2254 - Enacting the educational success for youth and alumni of foster care act.



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Higher Education* -  01/19/12  6:00 pm

Full Committee
Jt. w/  Labor & Workforce Development and Education
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Judiciary* -  01/19/12  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/13/2012 at 8:21 AM

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2197 - Concerning the Uniform Commercial Code.
  2. EHB 1559 - Limiting indemnification agreements involving design professionals.
  3. HB 2239 - Establishing social purpose corporations.
  4. HB 2193 - Concerning third-party visitation.
  5. HB 2221 - Creating a claim for wrongful conviction and imprisonment.
  6. HB 2293 - Expanding consumer cooperative provisions under the nonprofit miscellaneous and mutual corporations act.
  7. HB 2211 - Regarding adoptees' access to information, including original birth certificates.
  8. HB 2251 - Removing provisions relating to subversive activities.
  9. HB 2308 - Regulating awarding of costs, including attorneys' fees, in actions challenging actions taken by professional peer review bodies.
  10. HB 2279 - Implementing changes to child support based on the child support schedule work group report.
  11. HB 2287 - Providing credit towards child support obligations for veterans benefits.
  12. HB 2393 - Concerning employer reporting to the state support registry.
  13. HB 2443 - Increasing accountability of persons who drive impaired.
  14. HB 2176 - Extending the time to enforce civil judgments for damages caused by impaired drivers.
  15. HB 2302 - Concerning being under the influence with a child in the vehicle.
  16. HB 2405 - Ordering offenders convicted of vehicular homicide due to alcohol or drugs to pay child support for the victims' minor children.
  17. HB 2216 - Increasing penalties for vehicular homicide and vehicular assault.

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1552 - Concerning garnishment.
  2. HB 1755 - Concerning the humane treatment of dogs.



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Labor & Workforce Development* -  01/19/12  6:00 pm

Full Committee
Jt. w/  Higher Education and Education
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

MEETING CANCELLED.



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State Government & Tribal Affairs* -  01/19/12  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 1/18/2012 at 4:40 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2452 - Centralizing the authority and responsibility for the development, process, and oversight of state procurement of goods and services.
  2. HB 2400 - Regarding cost savings and efficiencies in mailing notices of revocation to habitual traffic offenders.
  3. HB 2401 - Regarding cost savings and efficiencies in mailing notices of possible license suspension for noncompliance with child support orders.
  4. HB 2402 - Transferring ethics enforcement responsibility.
  5. HB 2375 - Making conforming amendments made necessary by reorganizing and streamlining central service functions, powers, and duties of state government.
  6. HB 2230 - Requiring certain health agencies to use administrative law judges from the office of administrative hearings.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2375 - Making conforming amendments made necessary by reorganizing and streamlining central service functions, powers, and duties of state government.
  2. HB 2204 - Extending the time period for voter registration.
  3. HB 2205 - Allowing eligible youth at least sixteen years of age to register to vote.
  4. HB 2225 - Designating July 25th as patient safety day.



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Transportation* -  01/19/12  3:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Ways & Means* -  01/19/12  3:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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