Agenda for Friday, February 08, 2013

House Committees

Early Learning & Human Services Education
Finance Government Accountability & Oversight
Health Care & Wellness Local Government

Early Learning & Human Services* -  02/08/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 2/5/2013 at 9:22 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1574 - Establishing a fee for certification for the residential services and supports program to cover investigative costs.
  2. HB 1594 - Concerning interviewing children in child protective services investigations at children's advocacy centers.
  3. SB 5147 - Concerning juveniles and runaway children.

Executive Session:  SB 5147 - Concerning juveniles and runaway children.



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Education* -  02/08/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 2/7/2013 at 3:22 PM

Work Session:  Why Does Disaggregated Student Data Matter?

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1475 - Authorizing waivers of state requirements for school districts.
  2. HB 1450 - Regarding assessments in public schools.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1076 - Expanding participation in innovation academy cooperatives.
  2. HB 1144 - Regarding qualifications for educational interpreters.
  3. HB 1248 - Supporting music education for young children in public schools.
  4. HB 1252 - Establishing the Washington K-12 online professional development project.
  5. HB 1283 - Changing compulsory school attendance requirements for children six and seven years of age.
  6. HB 1304 - Authorizing approval of online school programs in private schools.
  7. HB 1345 - Regarding access to K-12 campuses for occupational or educational information.
  8. HB 1173 - Regarding the financial education public-private partnership.
  9. HB 1397 - Adding a requirement to sexual health education to include elements of and consequences for conviction of sexual offenses where the victim is a minor.



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Finance -  02/08/13  8:00 am

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

Work Session:  The taxation of cigarettes, cannabis, and liquor.

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1421 - Protecting the state's interest in collecting deferred property taxes.
  2. HB 1502 - Imposing fees for reseller permits.
  3. HB 1503 - Increasing excise tax revenue with liquor license renewals.
  4. HB 1517 - Concerning a business and occupation tax exemption for the Washington health benefit exchange established under chapter 43.71 RCW.
  5. HB 1124 - Concerning recommendations for streamlining reporting requirements for taxes and fees on spirits.



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Government Accountability & Oversight* -  02/08/13  1:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Health Care & Wellness* -  02/08/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 2/6/2013 at 10:30 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1349 - Addressing carrier surplus as an element of health benefit plan rate review.
  2. HB 1480 - Concerning the provision of prescription drugs by direct practice providers.

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1003 - Concerning disciplinary actions against the health professions license of the subject of a department of social and health services' finding.
  2. HB 1044 - Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy.
  3. HB 1139 - Concerning public notification of local health conditions.
  4. HB 1155 - Concerning prescription information.
  5. HB 1182 - Including pharmacists in the legend drug act.
  6. HB 1213 - Concerning social worker licensing.
  7. HB 1216 - Concerning insurance coverage of treatment of eosinophilia gastrointestinal associated disorders.
  8. HB 1230 - Concerning persons who are pursuing a course of study leading to a degree as a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant.
  9. HB 1263 - Reducing the financial loss to emergency medical care and transportation services by ensuring direct payment for emergency transportation services.
  10. HB 1270 - Making the board of denturists the disciplining authority for licensed denturists.
  11. HB 1271 - Concerning the practice of denturism.
  12. HB 1330 - Allowing dental hygienists and dental assistants to provide certain services under the supervision of a dentist.
  13. HB 1339 - Clarifying the scope of practice for East Asian medicine practitioners and removing certain referral requirements.
  14. HB 1344 - Authorizing occupational therapists to participate in online access to the University of Washington health sciences library.
  15. HB 1376 - Clarifying the requirement that certain health professionals complete training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management.
  16. HB 1382 - Allowing for redistribution of medications under certain conditions.
  17. HB 1409 - Regarding the requirements of allopathic physician licensure.
  18. HB 1515 - Concerning medical assistants.
  19. HB 1518 - Providing certain disciplining authorities with additional authority over budget development, spending, and staffing.



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Local Government* -  02/08/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 2/1/2013 at 10:34 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1224 - Providing a process for county legislative authorities to withdraw from voluntary planning under the growth management act.
  2. HB 1368 - Concerning the distribution of state liquor revenues to cities and counties.
  3. HB 1512 - Concerning fire suppression water facilities and services provided by municipal and other water purveyors.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. Bills previously heard in committee.
  2. HB 1128 - Regarding local agencies' responses to public records requests.
  3. HB 1268 - Regarding local government purchasing.
  4. HB 1360 - Extending the deadline to designate one or more industrial land banks.



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