Agenda for July 2014

Joint, Select & Other Committees

Adult Behavioral Health System Task Force Aging and Disability, Joint Legislative Executive Committee
Economic Development & International Relations, Legislative Committee Economic Resilience of Maritime and Manufacturing, Jt Legislative Task Force
Energy Supply & Energy Conservation, Joint Committee Health Care Oversight, Joint Select Committee
Juvenile Sentencing Reform Task Force Legislative Audit & Review Committee, Joint
Nuclear Energy, Joint Select Task Force Pension Funding Council
Pension Policy, Select Committee Transportation, Joint Committee
Workfirst Oversight, Legislative-Executive Task Force

Adult Behavioral Health System Task Force* -  07/18/14  9:15 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7160
Criminal Justice Training Center
19010 1st Avenue South
Burien, WA

REVISED on 7/17/2014 at 11:53 AM

Agenda:  
  1. Review of county recommendations for Regional Service Areas.
  2. Review of Health Care Authority and Department of Social and Health Services performance measures established pursuant to SB 5732 and HB 1519.
  3. Review of criteria for counties to become early adopters of full integration of behavioral health and physical health care.
  4. Discussion of task force recommendations for Regional Service Areas.
  5. Public comment.

Meeting is scheduled to end at 3:15 p.m.



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Aging and Disability, Joint Legislative Executive Committee* -  07/14/14  12:30 pm

Full Committee
(360) 786-7160
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 7/9/2014 at 10:18 AM

Agenda:  Financial security:
  1. Department of Retirement Systems. Retirement planning.
  2. Long-term care funding overview.
  3. Long-term care options and Medicaid avoidance.
  4. Public comment.
  5. Future recommendations. Parameters for future discussion.


Meeting is scheduled for 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.



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Economic Development & International Relations, Legislative Committee -  07/29/14  9:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7719
City Council Chambers
Puyallup City Hall, 333 S. Meridian
Puyallup, WA

Work Session:  To be announced.

Meeting is scheduled to end at 12:00 p.m.



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Economic Resilience of Maritime and Manufacturing, Jt Legislative Task Force -  07/07/14  1:00 pm

Full Committee
(360) 786-7462
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  
  1. Election of co-chairs.
  2. Review of task force responsibilities.
  3. Members' roundtable discussion.
  4. Other administrative matters and next steps.





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Energy Supply & Energy Conservation, Joint Committee -  07/14/14  1:30 pm

Full Committee
(360) 786-7406
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  
  1. Introductions and selection of Chair and Vice Chair.
  2. Discussion of interim work plan and goals.
  3. Stakeholder and public comment.
  4. Next steps and other administrative matters.





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Health Care Oversight, Joint Select Committee -  07/17/14  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7456
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  
  1. Health Benefit Exchange update.
  2. Office of the Insurance Commissioner update.
  3. Health Care Authority update.

Meeting is scheduled to end at 1:00 p.m.



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Juvenile Sentencing Reform Task Force -  07/15/14  12:00 pm

Full Committee
(360) 786-7414
Seahurst Banquet Hall- Burien Comm. Cntr
14700 6th Avenue SW
Burien, WA

Agenda:  
  1. Statistics update.
  2. Current approaches and trends.
  3. Decline hearings:
    1. Presentation from prosecuting and defense attorneys.
    2. Colorado's recent legislation.
  4. Questions to be discussed by members of the task force:
    1. Do the Kent factors appropriately address juveniles who should be transferred to adult jurisdiction?
    2. Does "once an adult, always an adult" still make sense?
    3. Is automatic transfer to adult jurisdiction still appropriate? Do the current criteria make sense?
    4. Should direction be codified authorizing waiver of a mandatory decline hearing if all parties agree?
  5. Public comment.
  6. Plans for future meetings.

Meeting is scheduled to end at 3:00 p.m.



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Legislative Audit & Review Committee, Joint* -  07/16/14  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-5288
House Hearing Rm C
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 7/11/2014 at 8:58 AM

Agenda:  
  1. Committee business: Approval of April 23, 2014, JLARC meeting minutes.
  2. Status Report: I-900 Recommendations to the Legislature.
  3. Preliminary Report: 2014 Tax Preference Reviews.

Published materials and reports, when available, can be found at http://www.jlarc.leg.wa.gov



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Nuclear Energy, Joint Select Task Force* -  07/09/14  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7432
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 7/8/2014 at 11:19 AM

Agenda:  
  1. Christine Todd Whitman, Co-Chair, Clean and Safe Energy (CASEnergy) Coalition, and former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator and New Jersey governor.
  2. Election of officers.
  3. Overview of proviso and task force responsibilities.
  4. Member discussion.





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Pension Funding Council -  07/28/14  10:00 am

Full Committee

Senate Hearing Rm 3
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  
  1. Introduction.
  2. Results of valuation and demographic experience study.
  3. Actuarial audit report.
  4. Discussion.





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Pension Policy, Select Committee -  07/15/14  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-6142
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  To be announced.





Pension Policy, Select Committee -  07/15/14  12:30 pm

Executive Committee
(360) 786-6142
Sen. Conf. Rms ABC
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  To be announced.

Meeting is scheduled to end at 1:30 p.m.



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Transportation, Joint Committee* -  07/24/14  10:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7329
Council Chambers, Renton City Hall
1055 S. Grady Way
Renton, WA

REVISED on 7/23/2014 at 2:54 PM

Agenda:  
  1. Introductions and welcome.
  2. Sound Transit construction update.
  3. Titling and Registration Study introduction.
  4. Update on transportation planning.
  5. Break to gather lunches.
  6. Mega Project updates.
  7. Passenger Rail update.
  8. Federal Highway Trust Fund update.
  9. Adjourn.

Please note: Topics, actions, and times are subject to change. Meeting is scheduled to end at 1:30 p.m. This meeting will be taped by TVW to be aired later but will not be live broadcast.



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Workfirst Oversight, Legislative-Executive Task Force -  07/17/14  8:00 am

Full Committee
(360) 786-7414
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Agenda:  
  1. TANF Budget Update/Spending Plan review.
  2. WorkFirst Program Performance.
  3. Celebrate success.
  4. Continuation of WorkFirst Program Performance.
  5. Major Program Changes/WorkFirst Improvement Plan.
  6. Public comment.
  7. Task force discussion.





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