Agenda for Monday, February 25, 2013

Senate Committees

Early Learning & K-12 Education Higher Education
Transportation Ways & Means

Early Learning & K-12 Education -  02/25/13  9:00 am

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

Work Session:  
  1. The Road Map Project.
  2. The CyberPatriot Program.

Other business.



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Higher Education -  02/25/13  9:00 am

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. SGA 9051 - Darrell S Mitsunaga, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #26 (Lake Washington).
  2. SGA 9038 - Stephen W Vincent, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 13 (Lower Columbia College).
  3. SGA 9006 - Bob Bolerjack, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 5 (Everett Community College).
  4. SGA 9010 - Lisa Chin, Member, Board of Trustees, College District No. 8 (Bellevue College).
  5. SGA 9016 - Anna C Franz, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 18 (Big Bend Community College).

Executive:  
  1. SGA 9002 - Mark Asmundson, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #25 (Bellingham)
  2. SGA 9004 - Gregory D Bever, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 17 (Spokane and Spokane Falls Community Colleges)
  3. SGA 9006 - Bob Bolerjack, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 5 (Everett Community College)
  4. SGA 9008 - Rebecca Chaffee, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 2 (Grays Harbor College)
  5. SGA 9009 - Beverly J Cheney, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 3 (Olympic Community College)
  6. SGA 9010 - Lisa Chin, Member, Board of Trustees, College District No. 8 (Bellevue College)
  7. SGA 9013 - James Cunningham, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #25 (Bellingham)
  8. SGA 9014 - Joseph Dolezal, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 12 (Centralia College)
  9. SGA 9016 - Anna C Franz, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 18 (Big Bend Community College)
  10. SGA 9024 - Dwayne Johnson, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 1 (Peninsula College)
  11. SGA 9026 - Charles Robinson, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 21 (Whatcom Community College)
  12. SGA 9027 - Barbara Rofkar, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 21 (Whatcom Community College)
  13. SGA 9029 - Robert M Ryan, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 22 (Tacoma Community College)
  14. SGA 9030 - Miguel Sanchez, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 20 (Walla Walla Community College)
  15. SGA 9031 - Karen Seinfeld, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #28, (Bates)
  16. SGA 9036 - Brian Unti, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #27 (Renton)
  17. SGA 9038 - Stephen W Vincent, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 13 (Lower Columbia College)
  18. SGA 9041 - Emily Yim, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 23 (Edmonds Community College)
  19. SGA 9043 - Lynette D Jones, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #26 (Lake Washington Institute of Technology)
  20. SGA 9045 - Mark P Martinez, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #29 (Clover Park)
  21. SGA 9051 - Darrell S Mitsunaga, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #26 (Lake Washington)
  22. SGA 9053 - Roger Olstad, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 7 (Shoreline Community College)
  23. SGA 9058 - Calvin Pearson, Member, Board of Trustees, Technical College District #28, (Bates)

Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.



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Transportation* -  02/25/13  2:00 pm

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

REVISED on 2/25/2013 at 12:26 PM

Work Session:  Storm water permit requirements- Washington State Department of Transportation.

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 5793 - Concerning the funding of enhanced public transportation zones for public transportation systems (Hearing is on the Proposed Substitute).
  2. SB 5264 - Concerning the transportation and storage of certain explosive devices (Hearing is on the Proposed Substitute).

Executive:  
  1. SB 5088 - Concerning the equal distribution of votes within certain taxing districts.
  2. SB 5591 - Concerning confidential license plates, drivers' licenses, identicards, and vessel registrations.
  3. ESB 5616 - Concerning the use of farm vehicles on public highways.
  4. SB 5743 - Modifying the use of revenue from automated school bus safety camera infractions.
  5. SB 5761 - Concerning outdoor advertising sign fees, labels, and prohibitions.
  6. SB 5775 - Allowing for a veteran designation on drivers' licenses and identicards.

The Proposed Substitute is posted on the Committee's website at: http://www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/TRAN/Pages/default.aspx and is also available from committee staff. Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.



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Ways & Means* -  02/25/13  2:00 pm

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

REVISED on 2/22/2013 at 4:54 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 5856 - Creating a defined contribution retirement plan for public employees.
  2. SSB 5213 - Concerning prescription review for medicaid managed care enrollees.
  3. SB 5679 - Improving the business climate and stimulating job creation by requiring certain agencies to establish a formal review process of existing rules.
  4. SB 5792 - Concerning health care services for inmates in city, county, and regional jails.
  5. SSB 5251 - Exempting certain manufacturing research and development activities from business and occupation taxation.
  6. SSB 5382 - Promoting economic development through tax relief for start-up firms.
  7. SSB 5109 - Creating a business and occupation tax credit for new businesses.
  8. SSB 5315 - Implementing the recommendations made by the Powell fatality team.
  9. SSB 5389 - Concerning sibling visitation and sibling contact for children in foster care.
  10. SB 5089 - Allowing certain health care coverage deductions from the calculation of disposable income for the purpose of qualifying for senior property tax programs.
  11. SB 5453 - Extending the expiration date of tax exemptions for honey beekeepers.
  12. SB 5249 - Creating a business and occupation tax credit for hiring certain persons in manufacturing.
  13. SB 5123 - Establishing a farm internship program.
  14. SB 5759 - Concerning data collection and operational cost funding for the Washington state economic development commission.
  15. SB 5765 - Promoting economic development through business and government streamlining projects.

Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.



Ways & Means -  02/25/13  3:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  Continuation of 2:00 p.m. hearing.

Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.



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