Agenda for Thursday, March 28, 2013

House Committees

Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations
Business & Financial Services Early Learning & Human Services
Education Environment
Government Accountability & Oversight Government Operations & Elections
Health Care & Wellness Judiciary
Local Government Public Safety
Technology & Economic Development Transportation

Agriculture & Natural Resources -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  SB 5081 - Regarding unlawful trade in shark fins.

Executive Session:  
  1. 2SSB 5199 - Concerning de facto changes in water rights for irrigation purposes that involved conversion to more efficient irrigation technologies.
  2. ESSB 5200 - Concerning consolidating a new exempt withdrawal of groundwater into an existing public water system.
  3. E2SSB 5219 - Retaining water resources to assure the vitality of local economies.
  4. ESSB 5324 - Concerning mosquito abatement in storm water control retention ponds.
  5. SSB 5702 - Concerning aquatic invasive species.





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Appropriations* -  03/28/13  3:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/25/2013 at 1:19 PM

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 2002 - Modifying snowmobile license fees.
  2. HB 2016 - Concerning a hospital safety net assessment.
  3. HB 2018 - Regarding additional contribution rates for employers of the Washington state retirement systems.
  4. SB 5751 - Requiring an inventory of state fees.





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Business & Financial Services* -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Early Learning & Human Services* -  03/28/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/27/2013 at 8:11 AM

Work Session:  Adolescent brain development.

Executive Session:  
  1. SSB 5315 - Implementing the recommendations made by the Powell fatality team.
  2. E2SSB 5389 - Concerning limitations on visitation or contact with children in foster care.
  3. SB 5578 - Exempting certain family day care providers who have been operating for at least five years from any requirement to have a high school diploma or equivalent education.
  4. SSB 5316 - Adopting a model policy to require a third person to be present during interviews.





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Education* -  03/28/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/26/2013 at 8:16 AM

Work Session:  Progress Report from Teacher Principal Evaluation Project (TPEP) Steering Committee: Evaluations and Human Resource Practices.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. ESSB 5587 - Concerning student assessments.
  2. ESSB 5753 - Providing flexibility in the education system.
  3. SB 5496 - Authorizing approval of online school programs in private schools.
  4. E2SSB 5244 - Regarding school suspensions and expulsions.





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Environment* -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/27/2013 at 3:58 PM

Work Session:  Energy storage.

Executive Session:  
  1. ESB 5099 - Concerning fuel usage of publicly owned vehicles, vessels, and construction equipment.
  2. ESSB 5290 - Designating certain hydroelectric generation from a generation facility located in irrigation pipes, irrigation canals, water pipes whose primary purpose is for conveyance of water for domestic use, and wastewater pipes as an eligible renewable resource under chapter 19.285 RCW.





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Government Accountability & Oversight* -  03/28/13  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Government Operations & Elections* -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/26/2013 at 4:28 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SSB 5381 - Limiting use of cellular devices by state employees.
  2. SSB 5679 - Improving the business climate and stimulating job creation by requiring certain agencies to establish a formal review process of existing rules.

Executive Session:  SB 5411 - Requiring the ballot proposition to reduce the terms of office of port commissioners to be submitted at the next general election.





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Health Care & Wellness* -  03/28/13  8:30 am

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

REVISED on 3/26/2013 at 4:54 PM

Executive Session:  
  1. SB 5092 - Providing an exemption from continuing competency requirements for registered nurses who seek advanced nursing degrees.
  2. SSB 5148 - Allowing for redistribution of medications under certain conditions.
  3. 2SSB 5213 - Concerning medication management services for medicaid managed care enrollees.
  4. E2SSB 5215 - Concerning health care professionals contracting with public and private payors.
  5. E2SSB 5267 - Establishing a work group to develop standardized prior authorization for medical and pharmacy management.
  6. ESB 5305 - Requiring hospitals to report when providing treatment for bullet wounds, gunshot wounds, and stab wounds to all patients.
  7. SB 5465 - Concerning exemptions from licensure as a physical therapist.
  8. SSB 5601 - Concerning interpretation of state law regarding rebating practices by health care entities.
  9. SSB 5630 - Implementing recommendations of the adult family home quality assurance panel.





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Judiciary -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. SSB 5031 - Concerning actions for damage to real property resulting from construction, alteration, or repair on adjacent property.
  2. SB 5083 - Concerning the display of political yard signs in homeowners' associations.
  3. ESB 5236 - Creating the uniform correction or clarification of defamation act.
  4. SSB 5452 - Concerning no-contact and protection orders for stalking and harassment.





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Local Government* -  03/28/13  8:30 am

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

REVISED on 3/26/2013 at 3:46 PM

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SB 5106 - Concerning the operation of county budgets.
  2. ESB 5121 - Concerning the restoration of collector vehicles.
  3. SB 5323 - Authorizing assessments for nuisance abatement in cities and towns.
  4. ESB 5378 - Creating a six-year time frame for substantial building code amendments.
  5. SSB 5399 - Addressing the timing of penalties under the growth management act.
  6. SB 5417 - Concerning the annexation of unincorporated territory within a code city.
  7. SSB 5444 - Concerning the administration of taxes regarding publicly owned property.
  8. SSB 5494 - Concerning carbon monoxide alarms.
  9. ESB 5495 - Expanding the membership of the state building code council.
  10. ESSB 5656 - Revising business licensing systems.
  11. SB 5770 - Permitting conservation districts to use electronic deposits for employee pay and compensation.





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Public Safety -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

Work Session:  
  1. Federal immigration policy and secure communities.
  2. The National Defense Authorization Act, indefinite detention and the rule of law.





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Technology & Economic Development -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

Work Session:  Technology transfer, commercialization, and Washington's entrepreneurial climate.





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Transportation* -  03/28/13  3:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/26/2013 at 5:45 PM

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1957 - Concerning department of transportation project delivery.
  2. HB 1979 - Implementing public-private partnership best practices for nontoll transportation projects.
  3. SB 5030 - Extending the Chinook scenic byway.
  4. ESSB 5095 - Concerning proof of required documents for motor vehicle operation.
  5. SB 5141 - Allowing motorcycles to stop and proceed through traffic control signals under certain conditions.
  6. SB 5142 - Incorporating motorcycles into certain transportation planning.
  7. SSB 5239 - Addressing project selection by the freight mobility strategic investment board.
  8. SSB 5263 - Concerning motorcycles overtaking and passing pedestrians and bicyclists.
  9. SSB 5274 - Concerning private motorcycle skills education programs.
  10. SSB 5591 - Concerning confidential license plates, drivers' licenses, identicards, and vessel registrations.
  11. ESB 5616 - Concerning the use of farm vehicles on public highways.
  12. SSB 5761 - Concerning outdoor advertising sign fees, labels, and prohibitions.
  13. SB 5775 - Allowing for a veteran designation on drivers' licenses and identicards.
  14. ESSB 5849 - Concerning electric vehicle charging stations.
  15. SJM 8001 - Requesting that Interstate 5 be named the "Purple Heart Trail."
  16. SJM 8005 - Requesting that state route number 117 be designated as the POW/MIA Memorial Highway.





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