Agenda for October 2013

House Committees

Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations
Appropriations Subcommittee on Health & Human Services Capital Budget
Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs Early Learning & Human Services
Environment Finance
Judiciary Labor & Workforce Development
Local Government

Agriculture & Natural Resources* -  10/01/13  8:00 pm

Full Committee
Burlington City Hall
833 S. Spruce Street
Burlington, WA

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Appropriations -  10/10/13  9:30 am

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

Work Session:  
  1. Mental health program update.
  2. Department of Corrections prison population impacts.
  3. LEAN management savings.





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Appropriations Subcommittee on Health & Human Services* -  10/16/13  9:00 am

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

REVISED on 10/8/2013 at 2:36 PM

Behavioral Health Work Session:  
  1. Implementation of recent behavioral health related legislation and budget initiatives.
  2. Identification of emerging behavioral health issues.

*Please note that this meeting is scheduled to end at 4:00 pm with a 1-hour break for lunch.



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Capital Budget* -  10/28/13  10:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs -  10/30/13  10:00 am

Full Committee
State Fair Park, Yakima, WA

Work Session:  Farmworker housing issues.

Meeting is from 10:00 - 12:00.



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Early Learning & Human Services* -  10/03/13  10:30 am

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

REVISED on 9/9/2013 at 3:00 PM

Work Session:  Legal representation for minors in dependency proceedings.

This joint work session will be from 10:30 to 12:30



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Environment -  10/23/13  10:00 am

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

Work Session:  
  1. Update on program funding and priorities from the Model Toxics Control Act.
  2. Reducing public and environmental exposures to toxic hazards.





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Finance* -  10/07/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 9/19/2013 at 12:53 PM

Work Session:  
  1. Overview of Washington and other states' tax structures.
  2. Tale of the tape: How Washington's tax burden measures up with other states.
  3. Principles of a good tax system and how Washington stacks up.





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Judiciary -  10/03/13  8:30 am

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

Work Session:  Firearms-related background check processes.





Judiciary* -  10/03/13  10:30 am

Full Committee
Jt. w/  Early Learning & Human Services
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 9/9/2013 at 3:00 PM

Work Session:  Legal representation for minors in dependency proceedings.

This joint work session will be from 10:30 to 12:30



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Labor & Workforce Development -  10/25/13  1:00 pm

Full Committee
Central Washington University
1007 N Chestnut St, Student Union Ballroom, A
Ellensburg, WA

Work Session:  
  1. Overview: Data on youth unemployment.
  2. Laws and rules for minor workers.
  3. Rule-making authority of the Department of Labor and Industries.
  4. Reasons for and solutions to youth unemployment.

Meeting time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.



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Local Government* -  10/07/13  9:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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