Agenda for April 8 to April 14, 2013

House Committees

Agriculture & Natural Resources Appropriations
Capital Budget Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs
Early Learning & Human Services Education
Finance Government Accountability & Oversight
Health Care & Wellness Labor & Workforce Development
Technology & Economic Development Transportation

Agriculture & Natural Resources -  04/10/13  8:00 am

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

Work Session:  An overview of agricultural research at the Washington State University.





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Appropriations* -  04/08/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 4/7/2013 at 1:29 PM

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. ESSB 5176 - Addressing criminal incompetency and civil commitment.
  2. E2SSB 5237 - Establishing accountability for student performance in reading.
  3. E2SSB 5244 - Regarding school suspensions and expulsions.
  4. E2SSB 5329 - Transforming persistently failing schools.
  5. E2SSB 5405 - Concerning extended foster care services.
  6. 2SSB 5732 - Concerning the adult behavioral health system in Washington state.





Appropriations* -  04/09/13  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



Appropriations* -  04/10/13  3:30 pm

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

REVISED on 4/10/2013 at 12:39 PM

Public Hearing:  ESSB 5034 - Making omnibus operating appropriations.
  1. The hearing is on the proposed striking amendment by Representative Hunter.


The budget documents for Representative Hunter's proposed 2013-15 operating budget and 2013 supplemental budget are available at the link below: http://leap.leg.wa.gov/leap/budget/detail/2013/ho1315p.asp



Appropriations -  04/11/13  1:30 pm

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

Executive Session:  ESSB 5034 - Making omnibus operating appropriations.





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Capital Budget* -  04/08/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 4/5/2013 at 9:07 AM

Public Hearing:  2SSB 5197 - Taking measures to promote safe school buildings.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SB 5349 - Revising alternative public works contracting procedures.
  2. 2SSB 5197 - Taking measures to promote safe school buildings.





Capital Budget* -  04/10/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 4/10/2013 at 12:26 PM

Public Hearing:  HB 1089 - Adopting the 2013-2015 capital budget.
  1. The hearing is on the proposed substitute bill by Representatives Dunshee and Warnick.


The proposed substitute bill is available electronically at: http://leap.leg.wa.gov/leap/budget/detail/2013/hc1315p.asp.



Capital Budget* -  04/12/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 4/8/2013 at 5:07 PM

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1089 - Adopting the 2013-2015 capital budget.
  2. HB 1088 - Concerning state general obligation bonds and related accounts.

Public Hearing:  SSB 5445 - Funding public school capital projects.

Work Session:  
  1. An overview of the Common School Construction Fund.
  2. Potential impact of United States of America v. State of Washington (Culvert Case) on the capital budget.





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Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs -  04/10/13  8:30 am

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

Work Session:  Potential impacts of sequestration on the Washington affordable housing market.





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Early Learning & Human Services -  04/11/13  8:30 am

Full Committee
Jt. w/  Health Care & Wellness
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  Data on Causes of Injuries in Washington and Intervention Strategies.





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Education -  04/11/13  9:00 am

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

Work Session:  Update on Next Generation Science Standards.





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Finance* -  04/08/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 4/4/2013 at 3:22 PM

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1920 - Preserving funding deposited into the education legacy trust account used to support common schools and access to higher education by restoring the application of the Washington estate and transfer tax to certain property transfers.
  2. E2SSB 5078 - Modifying the property tax exemption for nonprofit fairs.
  3. SSB 5332 - Modifying the percentage of votes required to continue benefit charges for fire protection districts.
  4. SSB 5444 - Concerning the administration of taxes regarding publicly owned property.
  5. SB 5593 - Concerning filing requirements for property tax exemption claims for certain improvements to benefit fish and wildlife habitat, water quality, or water quantity.
  6. SB 5824 - Regarding the financing of irrigation district improvements.
  7. SSB 5072 - Concerning a sales and use tax exemption for disabled veterans and members of the armed forces for certain equipment and services that assist physically challenged persons to safely operate a motor vehicle.





Finance* -  04/12/13  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Government Accountability & Oversight -  04/11/13  9:30 am

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

Possible Executive Session:  HB 2000 - Facilitating the efforts of the liquor control board to ensure the timely implementation of a well-designed, commercially viable regulatory scheme for the development of a legal marketplace for marijuana as required by Initiative Measure No. 502.





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Health Care & Wellness -  04/11/13  8:30 am

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

Work Session:  Data on Causes of Injuries in Washington and Intervention Strategies.





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Labor & Workforce Development -  04/10/13  9:00 am

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

Work Session:  "Below the Radar": Report on Sea-Tac Airport working conditions.





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Technology & Economic Development -  04/10/13  8:30 am

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

Work Session:  Update on Washington's economy.





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Transportation* -  04/08/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 4/8/2013 at 8:52 AM

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1957 - Concerning department of transportation project delivery.
  2. HB 1864 - Making transportation appropriations for the 2011-2013 and 2013-2015 fiscal biennia.





Transportation* -  04/09/13  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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