Agenda for Monday, February 06, 2012

Senate Committees

Transportation Ways & Means

Transportation* -  02/06/12  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 2/6/2012 at 8:25 AM

Public Hearing:  SSB 6284 - Reforming Washington's approach to certain nonsafety civil traffic infractions by authorizing a civil collection process for unpaid traffic fines and removing the requirement for law enforcement intervention for the failure to appear and pay a traffic ticket.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. SB 6582 - Concerning local transportation revenue options.
  2. SB 6150 - Authorizing the implementation of a facial recognition matching system for drivers' licenses, permits, and identicards. (Executive Session will be on the Proposed Substitute).
  3. SB 6455 - Addressing transportation revenue. (Executive Session will be on the Proposed Substitute.)
  4. SB 6444 - Concerning eligible toll facilities.
  5. SB 6445 - Concerning the Interstate 5 Columbia river crossing project.
  6. SB 6518 - Concerning the executive committee of Washington state ferry users.
  7. SB 6093 - Regarding wetlands mitigation.
  8. SB 6075 - Removing the notice requirement when an attorney or private investigator requests vehicle owner information.
  9. SB 6579 - Concerning the public disclosure of evaluation and testing materials for vessel pilots.
  10. SSB 6284 - Reforming Washington's approach to certain nonsafety civil traffic infractions by authorizing a civil collection process for unpaid traffic fines and removing the requirement for law enforcement intervention for the failure to appear and pay a traffic ticket.

The PSSBs are posted on the Committee’s website at: http://www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/TRAN/Pages/default.aspx and are also available from committee staff. Other business.



Transportation -  02/06/12  3:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  Continuation of 1:30 p.m. meeting.

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



Back to Top

Ways & Means* -  02/06/12  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 2/6/2012 at 12:27 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 6507 - Establishing the Walla Walla state veterans' home.
  2. SB 6073 - Concerning sales and use taxes related to the state route number 16 corridor improvements project.
  3. SSB 6152 - Streamlining water right permitting and appeals.
  4. SB 6077 - Generating additional revenue from the sale of solid fuel burning devices.
  5. SSB 6130 - Modernizing the functionality of the state environmental policy act.
  6. SSB 6145 - Concerning paint stewardship.
  7. SSB 6211 - Accelerating cleanup of hazardous waste sites.
  8. SSB 6263 - Facilitating marine management planning.
  9. SSB 6387 - Concerning state parks, recreation, and natural resources fiscal matters.
  10. SB 6441 - Authorizing grants to the successful pilot programs implementing RCW 70.260.020.
  11. SSB 6539 - Establishing an air pollution offset program.
  12. SSB 6165 - Authorizing flexible conservation futures taxing districts.
  13. SB 6446 - Concerning the lodging tax.
  14. SB 6452 - Concerning veterans' assistance levies.
  15. SSB 6470 - Authorizing benefit charges for the enhancement of fire protection services.
  16. SB 6571 - Strengthening the department of revenue's ability to collect spirits taxes imposed under RCW 82.08.150.
  17. SB 6574 - Authorizing certain cities in which stadium and exhibition centers are located to impose admissions taxes in limited circumstances.
  18. SB 6578 - Providing funding for chemical dependency treatment.
  19. SSB 5996 - Concerning contiguous land under the current use open space property tax programs.
  20. SB 6521 - Increasing flexibility and diversity of local government revenue.
  21. SB 6576 - Allowing school districts to charge for the reasonable costs of responding to public records requests.
  22. SB 6411 - Concerning expenditures of the WorkFirst program.
  23. SSB 6555 - Implementing provisions relating to child protection.
  24. SB 6572 - Addressing provision of spoken language interpreter services for state executive agencies.
  25. SSB 6232 - Regarding higher education coordination.
  26. SB 6322 - Allowing nonprofit institutions recognized by the state of Washington to be eligible to participate in the state need grant program.
  27. SB 6374 - Enacting the educational success for youth and alumni of foster care act.
  28. SSB 6399 - Regarding program fees at institutions of higher education.
  29. SSB 6401 - Creating efficiencies for institutions of higher education.
  30. SSB 6140 - Concerning local economic development financing.
  31. SB 6345 - Creating a commission to restructure state government.
  32. SJR 8222 - Requiring four-year balanced budgets.
  33. SSB 6292 - Making juvenile records confidential.
  34. SSB 6307 - Concerning nursing staffing practices at hospitals.
  35. SB 6568 - Creating accounts for the center for childhood deafness and hearing loss and for the school for the blind.
  36. SSB 6389 - Creating the crime victims' services account.
  37. SB 6531 - Concerning health care services for incarcerated offenders.
  38. SSB 6204 - Modifying community supervision provisions.
  39. SB 6442 - Establishing a consolidating purchasing system for public school employees.
  40. SB 6486 - Granting collective bargaining for postdoctoral researchers at certain state universities.
  41. SB 6577 - Offering health benefit subsidies for certain retired public employees.
  42. SSB 6492 - Improving timeliness, efficiency, and accountability of forensic resource utilization associated with competency to stand trial.

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



Ways & Means -  02/06/12  3:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  Continuation of 1:30 p.m. meeting.

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



Back to Top