Agenda for July 2012

Joint, Select & Other Committees

Health Reform Implementation, Joint Legislative Select Committee Junior Taxing Districts, Municipal Corps & Local Gov Finance, Jt Select Comm
Legislative Audit & Review Committee, Joint Legislative-Executive Workfirst Oversight, Task Force
Pension Funding Council Pension Policy, Select Committee
Transportation, Joint Committee

Health Reform Implementation, Joint Legislative Select Committee* -  07/25/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7407
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 7/12/2012 at 9:55 AM

Work Session:  
  1. Discussion of the U.S. Supreme Court decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  2. Medicaid expansion.
  3. Update on the federal Basic Health option.
  4. Tribal update.
  5. Public comment.

Meeting time is 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.



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Junior Taxing Districts, Municipal Corps & Local Gov Finance, Jt Select Comm -  07/16/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7407
Senate Hearing Rm 3
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  
  1. Introductions.
  2. Convening of Committee/Committee business:
    1. Review of recent legislation.
  3. Election of Committee Leadership:
    1. Discussion of Committee mission and operating procedures.
  4. Other Business:
    1. Brief summary: history and structure of Washington’s local governments & related previous studies.
    2. Initiative 1183 – staff briefing.
    3. Future meeting schedule.
    4. Possible action/agenda items.
  5. Community input: suggested future meeting topics.

Meeting time from 10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.



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Legislative Audit & Review Committee, Joint* -  07/18/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-5282
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 7/5/2012 at 2:02 PM

Agenda:  
  1. Approval of May 17, 2012, and June 20, 2012 meeting minutes.
  2. 2012 Tax Preference Performance Reviews - preliminary report.
  3. Proposed scope & objectives.
    1. Puget Sound Partnership update.
    2. Trout Hatcheries Cost Study.
    3. Competency to stand trial.





Legislative Audit & Review Committee, Joint* -  07/18/12  1:30 pm

I-900 Subcommittee
(360) 786-5282
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Legislative-Executive Workfirst Oversight, Task Force* -  07/23/12  1:30 pm

Full Committee
(360) 786-7407
Sen. Conf. Rms ABC
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 7/19/2012 at 9:42 AM

Work Session:  
  1. WorkFirst redesign update.
  2. WorkFirst assessment redesign update.
  3. Work First performance metrics presentation and discussion.
  4. WorkFirst budget update.
  5. Legislation implementation updates:
    1. Participation suspension re-engagement.
    2. Child care subsidy program changes.
  6. Administration for Children and Families child poverty increase letter.
  7. Federal participation - strategies and impacts.
  8. State Board for Community and Technical Colleges performance update.
  9. Commerce - program update.
  10. Public feedback and comment.

Meeting time is from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.



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Pension Funding Council -  07/25/12  1:30 pm

Full Committee

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

Agenda:  
  1. Introduction.
  2. Review Proposed Rates from State Actuary.
  3. Final Audit Report.
  4. Adopt Pension Contribution Rates.





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Pension Policy, Select Committee -  07/24/12  Time TBA

Full Committee
(360) 786-6140
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  To be announced.





Pension Policy, Select Committee -  07/24/12  Time TBA

Executive Committee
(360) 786-6140
Sen. Conf. Rms ABC
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  To be announced.





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Transportation, Joint Committee* -  07/25/12  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7329
Kenmore City Hall
18120 68th Ave NE
Kenmore, WA

REVISED on 7/9/2012 at 1:47 PM

Agenda:  
  1. Report from locals on local transportation needs.
    1. Improvements to SR 522 in Kenmore (ESHB 2190, Section 310(23).
    2. County road and transit needs.
  2. MAP-21 update.
  3. Transportation Commission update.
    1. Voice of Washington State Public Input Program update.
    2. Road User Charge study.
  4. Sound Transit, update on East Link, including hinge issue.
  5. Update on Real ID Implementation.
  6. SR 520 update.
  7. Adjourn.





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