Agenda for Monday, February 10, 2014

House Committees

Appropriations Capital Budget
Finance Transportation

Appropriations* -  02/10/14  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 2/10/2014 at 10:06 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SHB 2572 - Concerning the effectiveness of health care purchasing and transforming the health care delivery system.
  2. HB 2594 - Requiring the health care authority to develop a blueprint for the establishment of a federal basic health program.
  3. HB 2617 - Regulating interpreter services.
  4. SHB 2368 - Concerning a surcharge for local homeless housing and assistance.
  5. SHB 2639 - Concerning state purchasing of mental health and chemical dependency treatment services.
  6. HB 2725 - Concerning court review of involuntary treatment decisions.
  7. SHB 2377 - Improving quality in the early care and education system.
  8. SHB 2400 - Concerning mentoring and service learning opportunities in education.
  9. SHB 2251 - Concerning fish barrier removals.
  10. SHB 2347 - Enhancing the safety of the transportation of oil.
  11. SHB 2457 - Concerning derelict and abandoned vessels.
  12. SHB 2458 - Concerning invasive species.
  13. SHB 2146 - Concerning department of labor and industries appeal bonds.
  14. HB 2335 - Concerning extended foster care services.
  15. SHB 2501 - Concerning registration requirements for contractors.
  16. SHB 2519 - Concerning early education for children involved in the child welfare system.
  17. SHB 2616 - Concerning parents with intellectual or developmental disabilities involved in dependency proceedings.
  18. SHB 2432 - Concerning long-term planning for developmental disabilities services.
  19. HB 2777 - Concerning a study to determine the feasibility of coverage for long-term care services and support needs.
  20. HB 2281 - Addressing state lottery efficiency.
  21. SHB 2207 - Eliminating the reduction in state basic education funding that occurs in counties with federal forest lands.
  22. SHB 2743 - Protecting taxpayers by providing for accountability and transparency in government contracting.
  23. 2SHB 1285 - Concerning representation of children in dependency matters.
  24. SHB 2202 - Concerning the establishment of an open data policy to facilitate sharing and publication of government data.
  25. SHB 2214 - Concerning the training of code enforcement officials.
  26. HB 2672 - Increasing the minimum hourly wage to twelve dollars over three years.
  27. HB 2244 - Restoring resources to the capital budget.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. 2SHB 1005 - Concerning responsibilities and funding of the public disclosure commission.
  2. 2SHB 1285 - Concerning representation of children in dependency matters.
  3. HB 1820 - Determining average salary for the pension purposes of state and local government employees as certified by their employer.
  4. SHB 2146 - Concerning department of labor and industries appeal bonds.
  5. SHB 2149 - Concerning medical marijuana.
  6. SHB 2192 - Promoting economic development through enhancing transparency and predictability of state agency permitting and review processes.
  7. SHB 2198 - Providing tax relief to qualifying patients for purchases of marijuana for medical use.
  8. SHB 2202 - Concerning the establishment of an open data policy to facilitate sharing and publication of government data.
  9. SHB 2207 - Eliminating the reduction in state basic education funding that occurs in counties with federal forest lands.
  10. SHB 2214 - Concerning the training of code enforcement officials.
  11. SHB 2251 - Concerning fish barrier removals.
  12. HB 2281 - Addressing state lottery efficiency.
  13. HB 2335 - Concerning extended foster care services.
  14. SHB 2377 - Improving quality in the early care and education system.
  15. SHB 2400 - Concerning mentoring and service learning opportunities in education.
  16. SHB 2432 - Concerning long-term planning for developmental disabilities services.
  17. SHB 2486 - Addressing the implementation of inmate postsecondary education degree programs to reduce recidivism.
  18. SHB 2501 - Concerning registration requirements for contractors.
  19. SHB 2519 - Concerning early education for children involved in the child welfare system.
  20. SHB 2616 - Concerning parents with intellectual or developmental disabilities involved in dependency proceedings.
  21. SHB 2639 - Concerning state purchasing of mental health and chemical dependency treatment services.
  22. HB 2672 - Increasing the minimum hourly wage to twelve dollars over three years.
  23. SHB 2743 - Protecting taxpayers by providing for accountability and transparency in government contracting.
  24. HB 2746 - Refinancing of medicaid personal care services for individuals with developmental disabilities and individuals with long-term care needs through the community first choice option.
  25. HB 2777 - Concerning a study to determine the feasibility of coverage for long-term care services and support needs.
  26. HB 2347 - Enhancing the safety of the transportation of oil.
  27. HB 2368 - Concerning a surcharge for local homeless housing and assistance.
  28. HB 2457 - Concerning derelict and abandoned vessels.
  29. HB 2458 - Concerning invasive species.
  30. HB 2572 - Concerning the effectiveness of health care purchasing and transforming the health care delivery system.
  31. HB 2594 - Requiring the health care authority to develop a blueprint for the establishment of a federal basic health program.
  32. EHB 2617 - Regulating interpreter services.
  33. HB 2725 - Concerning court review of involuntary treatment decisions.



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Capital Budget* -  02/10/14  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 2/7/2014 at 4:05 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SHB 2613 - Creating efficiencies for institutions of higher education.
  2. HB 2780 - Concerning the school construction assistance program.
  3. 2SHB 2569 - Reducing air pollution associated with diesel emissions.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SHB 1210 - Modifying the membership of the capital projects advisory review board.
  2. HB 2277 - Concerning the Washington state historical society.
  3. HB 2357 - Concerning state general obligation bonds for flood hazard reduction and storm water projects.
  4. HB 2434 - Authorizing an increase in the total outstanding indebtedness of the higher education facilities authority.
  5. HB 2462 - Giving preferences to housing trust fund projects that involve collaboration between local school districts and housing authorities to help children of low-income families succeed in school.
  6. HB 2526 - Increasing the use of apprenticeships.
  7. SHB 2613 - Creating efficiencies for institutions of higher education.
  8. HB 2719 - Creating the facilities review council.
  9. 2SHB 2569 - Reducing air pollution associated with diesel emissions.



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Finance* -  02/10/14  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 2/9/2014 at 11:08 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. 3SHB 1161 - Concerning sales for resale by retail licensees of liquor.
  2. HB 2729 - Increasing the exemption and filing threshold for small public utility businesses.
  3. HB 2259 - Concerning the sales and use tax exemption for qualifying livestock nutrient management equipment and facilities.
  4. SHB 2681 - Including costs associated with preparing for new annexations within city sales and use tax authority.
  5. SHB 2412 - Addressing license issuance fees imposed on spirits retail licensees.
  6. SHB 2493 - Concerning current use valuation for land primarily used for commercial horticultural purposes.
  7. SHB 2693 - Extending specific aerospace tax preferences to include other types of commercial aircraft to encourage the migration of good wage jobs in the state.
  8. SHB 2738 - Promoting affordable housing in urban growth areas.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. 2SHB 1040 - Concerning real property valuation notices.
  2. E2SHB 1437 - Concerning small farms under the current use property tax program for farm and agricultural lands.
  3. HB 2211 - Addressing surplus lines of insurance.
  4. HB 2309 - Providing fairness and flexibility in the payment of property taxes.
  5. HB 2446 - Simplifying procedures for obtaining an order for refund of property taxes.
  6. HB 2629 - Authorizing the imposition of a filing fee for certain property assessment appeal petitions.
  7. HB 2201 - Improving fiscal accountability and transparency standards with respect to state tax preferences.
  8. HB 2513 - Modifying collection dates for property taxes paid through escrow.



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Transportation* -  02/10/14  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 2/6/2014 at 6:27 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 2759 - Modifying certain requirements for ferry vessel construction.
  2. HB 2774 - Concerning the furnishment of vehicle owner lists.
  3. HB 2782 - Establishing a work group to study the use of personal transportation services.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2070 - Concerning Washington state department of transportation projects.
  2. HB 2426 - Authorizing local authorities to continue operating automated traffic safety cameras to detect speed violations outside of school speed zones after participating in a pilot program for at least three consecutive years.
  3. HB 2528 - Prohibiting the placement of tow truck operators in legal jeopardy in handling unmarked government vehicles.
  4. HB 2604 - Allowing nonprofit corporations and organizations and certain transit providers to provide transportation services to agricultural employees.
  5. HB 2684 - Removing time period limitations on ferry vessel and terminal work by state forces.
  6. HB 2711 - Concerning electric vehicle charging stations.
  7. HB 2740 - Modifying special permit fees for certain vehicle loads and movements.
  8. HB 2741 - Concerning requirements before issuance of an initial vehicle registration.
  9. HB 2752 - Creating Washington state tree special license plates.
  10. HB 2753 - Imposing motor vehicle fuel taxes on compressed natural and liquefied natural gas used for transportation purposes.
  11. HB 2759 - Modifying certain requirements for ferry vessel construction.



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