Agenda for Friday, November 22, 2013

Senate Committees

Agriculture, Water & Rural Economic Development Commerce & Labor
Early Learning & K-12 Education Law & Justice
Trade & Economic Development

Agriculture, Water & Rural Economic Development* -  11/22/13  10:00 am

Full Committee
Senate Hearing Rm 2
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 11/18/2013 at 2:18 PM

Work Session:  
  1. Update on agriculturally related water quality issues.
    1. Overview of Washington Shellfish Initiative.
    2. Progress report on Clean Samish Initiative.
    3. Update on inter-agency water quality discussions relating to livestock and agriculture.
  2. Rural water availability.

Other business.



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Commerce & Labor -  11/22/13  8:00 am

Full Committee
Senate Hearing Rm 4
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  Implementation of I-502.

Other business.



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Early Learning & K-12 Education -  11/22/13  8:00 am

Full Committee
Senate Hearing Rm 1
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  
  1. Teacher and principal evaluations update, including the federal requirement for use of student growth.
  2. Update on Charter Schools in Washington State.
  3. Updates on early learning in Washington State.
  4. Learning through gaming.

Other business.



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Law & Justice* -  11/22/13  8:00 am

Full Committee
Senate Hearing Rm 2
J.A. Cherberg Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 10/29/2013 at 2:24 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SGA 9148 - Shawn M Murinko, Member, Human Rights Commission.
  2. SGA 9096 - Janice E Ellis, Member, Sentencing Guidelines Commission.

Work Session:  
  1. Prohibiting discrimination based on creed.
  2. Briefing on use and administration of Washington Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutors.
  3. Residential Landlord-Tenant Act and common law remedies for defective conditions.
  4. Developments in Eminent Domain.
  5. DUI Workgroup update.
  6. Sex Trafficking Workgroup update.
  7. Improving Guardianships/SB 5694.

Other business.



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Trade & Economic Development* -  11/22/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 11/19/2013 at 9:15 AM

Work Session:  
  1. Streamling the tax appeal process.
  2. Tourism funding.

Other business.



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