Agenda for Tuesday, March 26, 2013

House Committees

Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations
Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs Early Learning & Human Services
Education Environment
Government Accountability & Oversight Government Operations & Elections
Health Care & Wellness Higher Education
Judiciary Labor & Workforce Development
Local Government Public Safety
Transportation

Agriculture & Natural Resources -  03/26/13  10:00 am

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. SSB 5054 - Establishing a process for the acquisition of habitat and recreation lands by the state.
  2. SSB 5766 - Improving relationships between agricultural producers and state regulatory staff.
  3. SSB 5767 - Concerning inspection of dairy cattle.



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Appropriations* -  03/26/13  3:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs -  03/26/13  10:00 am

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

Executive Session:  
  1. SSB 5289 - Concerning the discover pass.
  2. SSB 5834 - Concerning veteran-owned businesses.



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Early Learning & Human Services -  03/26/13  1:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. E2SSB 5405 - Concerning extended foster care services.
  2. E2SSB 5389 - Concerning limitations on visitation or contact with children in foster care.
  3. 2SSB 5595 - Concerning child care reform.
  4. ESSB 5279 - Limiting use of public assistance benefits.
  5. SB 5359 - Concerning mandatory reporting of child abuse or neglect by supervised persons.



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Education -  03/26/13  1:30 pm

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

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. ESB 5104 - Placing epinephrine autoinjectors in schools.
  2. 2ESB 5701 - Authorizing penalties based on the fraudulent submission of tests for educators.
  3. ESSB 5491 - Establishing statewide indicators of educational health.
  4. ESB 5620 - Changing school safety-related drills.
  5. E2SSB 5243 - Establishing policies to support academic acceleration for high school students.
  6. E2SSB 5244 - Regarding school suspensions and expulsions.
  7. ESSB 5563 - Regarding training for school employees in the prevention of sexual abuse.



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Environment* -  03/26/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/25/2013 at 2:48 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. ESSB 5458 - Concerning the labeling of certain asbestos-containing building materials.
  2. ESB 5603 - Establishing the Washington coastal marine advisory council and the Washington marine resources advisory council.

Executive Session:  
  1. ESB 5099 - Concerning fuel usage of publicly owned vehicles, vessels, and construction equipment.
  2. SB 5408 - Modifying the definition of nonpower attributes in the energy independence act.
  3. SSB 5400 - Allowing utilities serving customers in Washington and in other states to use eligible renewable resources in their other states to comply with chapter 19.285 RCW, the energy independence act.



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Government Accountability & Oversight* -  03/26/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/22/2013 at 8:29 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SSB 5396 - Concerning limited on-premise spirits sampling.
  2. SSB 5517 - Changing the criteria for the beer and wine tasting endorsement for grocery stores.
  3. SB 5674 - Allowing wine and beer sampling at farmers markets.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SSB 5396 - Concerning limited on-premise spirits sampling.
  2. SSB 5517 - Changing the criteria for the beer and wine tasting endorsement for grocery stores.
  3. SB 5674 - Allowing wine and beer sampling at farmers markets.
  4. SSB 5045 - Creating a permit to allow day spas to offer or supply without charge wine or beer by the individual glass to a customer for consumption on the premises.



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Government Operations & Elections* -  03/26/13  9:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/22/2013 at 8:21 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 5411 - Requiring the ballot proposition to reduce the terms of office of port commissioners to be submitted at the next general election.
  2. ESSB 5577 - Protecting public employees who act ethically and legally.

Executive Session:  
  1. SB 5198 - Exempting personal information relating to children from public inspection and copying.
  2. SB 5257 - Modifying time frames applicable to certain public disclosure commission requirements.
  3. SB 5258 - Aggregating the cost of related ballot measure advertisements for purposes of top five sponsor identification requirements.
  4. SSB 5507 - Increasing transparency of donors to candidates and ballot measures.
  5. SSB 5518 - Making nonsubstantive changes to election laws.
  6. SB 5748 - Extending contribution limits to candidates for public hospital district boards of commissioners.
  7. SB 5810 - Concerning security threat group information.



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Health Care & Wellness -  03/26/13  1:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 5092 - Providing an exemption from continuing competency requirements for registered nurses who seek advanced nursing degrees.
  2. E2SSB 5215 - Concerning health care professionals contracting with public and private payors.
  3. E2SSB 5267 - Establishing a work group to develop standardized prior authorization for medical and pharmacy management.
  4. SB 5465 - Concerning exemptions from licensure as a physical therapist.

Executive Session:  
  1. SSB 5148 - Allowing for redistribution of medications under certain conditions.
  2. ESSB 5153 - Concerning transfers of clients between regional support networks.
  3. ESB 5206 - Increasing the health professions participating in online access to the University of Washington health sciences library.
  4. 2SSB 5213 - Concerning medication management services for medicaid managed care enrollees.
  5. SB 5216 - Addressing long-term care insurance.
  6. ESB 5305 - Requiring hospitals to report when providing treatment for bullet wounds, gunshot wounds, and stab wounds to all patients.
  7. SSB 5416 - Concerning prescription information.
  8. SSB 5434 - Addressing the filing and public disclosure of health care provider compensation.
  9. ESSB 5449 - Addressing the Washington state health insurance pool.
  10. SSB 5459 - Requiring ninety-day supply limits on certain drugs dispensed by a pharmacist.
  11. SSB 5524 - Authorizing Washington pharmacies to fill prescriptions written by physician assistants in other states.
  12. 2SSB 5540 - Expanding opportunities to purchase health care coverage from out-of-state carriers.
  13. SSB 5601 - Concerning interpretation of state law regarding rebating practices by health care entities.
  14. SSB 5630 - Implementing recommendations of the adult family home quality assurance panel.
  15. ESSB 5681 - Facilitating treatment for persons with co-occurring disorders by requiring development of an integrated rule.
  16. 2SSB 5732 - Concerning the adult behavioral health system in Washington state.
  17. ESSCR 8401 - Creating a joint select committee on health care oversight.



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Higher Education* -  03/26/13  9:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/22/2013 at 2:49 PM

Public Hearing:  SSB 5195 - Allowing nonprofit institutions recognized by the state of Washington to be eligible to participate in the state need grant program.

Executive Session:  
  1. SB 5712 - Encouraging community colleges to use, and inform students of the use of, multiple measures to determine the need for precollege courses.
  2. 2SSB 5624 - Aligning high-demand secondary STEM or career and technical education programs with applied baccalaureate programs.
  3. SB 5318 - Removing the one-year waiting period for veterans or active members of the military for purposes of eligibility for resident tuition.
  4. SSB 5195 - Allowing nonprofit institutions recognized by the state of Washington to be eligible to participate in the state need grant program.



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Judiciary* -  03/26/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/21/2013 at 3:08 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. ESSB 5118 - Addressing access to original birth certificates after adoption finalization.
  2. SB 5510 - Concerning the abuse of vulnerable adults.
  3. ESB 5666 - Concerning health care quality improvement measures.
  4. SSB 5162 - Prohibiting a child custody award to a suspect in an active murder investigation.



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Labor & Workforce Development* -  03/26/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/21/2013 at 4:49 PM

Public Hearing:  SSB 5211 - Concerning personal social networking accounts.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SB 5056 - Allowing a person to apply for a work permit for the employment of minors without completing a new master application under certain circumstances.
  2. SSB 5123 - Establishing a farm internship program.
  3. SSB 5362 - Addressing the recommendations of the vocational rehabilitation subcommittee for workers' compensation.
  4. ESSB 5744 - Monitoring the progress of the logger safety initiative.
  5. SSB 5754 - Concerning integrated career learning opportunities and employment training for at-risk youth.



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Local Government* -  03/26/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/21/2013 at 12:09 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SSB 5494 - Concerning carbon monoxide alarms. Continuation of public hearing from 3/21/13).
  2. SB 5106 - Concerning the operation of county budgets.
  3. SSB 5444 - Concerning the administration of taxes regarding publicly owned property.
  4. SB 5770 - Permitting conservation districts to use electronic deposits for employee pay and compensation.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. ESB 5121 - Concerning the restoration of collector vehicles.
  2. SSB 5332 - Modifying the percentage of votes required to continue benefit charges for fire protection districts.
  3. ESB 5378 - Creating a six-year time frame for substantial building code amendments.
  4. SB 5417 - Concerning the annexation of unincorporated territory within a code city.
  5. SSB 5494 - Concerning carbon monoxide alarms.
  6. ESB 5495 - Expanding the membership of the state building code council.
  7. ESSB 5656 - Revising business licensing systems.
  8. SB 5824 - Regarding the financing of irrigation district improvements.



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Public Safety* -  03/26/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/21/2013 at 12:10 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 5059 - Concerning the crime of rendering criminal assistance.
  2. ESSB 5178 - Modifying organized retail theft provisions.
  3. ESB 5484 - Concerning assault in the third degree occurring in areas used in connection with court proceedings.
  4. ESSB 5735 - Concerning registered sex or kidnapping offenders.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SSB 5100 - Addressing the statute of limitations for sexual abuse against a child.
  2. ESB 5105 - Asserting conditions under which the department of corrections provides rental vouchers to an offender.
  3. SSB 5308 - Establishing the commercially sexually exploited children statewide coordinating committee.
  4. SSB 5437 - Regarding boating safety.
  5. SSB 5556 - Concerning missing endangered persons.
  6. ESSB 5669 - Concerning trafficking.



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Transportation* -  03/26/13  3:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/22/2013 at 2:51 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. ESB 5616 - Concerning the use of farm vehicles on public highways.
  2. ESSB 5849 - Concerning electric vehicle charging stations.



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