Agenda for Thursday, March 28, 2013

Senate Committees

Energy, Environment & Telecommunications Financial Institutions, Housing & Insurance
Governmental Operations Health Care
Higher Education Human Services & Corrections
Natural Resources & Parks Trade & Economic Development
Transportation Ways & Means

Energy, Environment & Telecommunications* -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/22/2013 at 1:55 PM

Work Session:  New nuclear technologies.

Executive:  SHB 1183 - Regarding wireless communications structures.

Other business.



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Financial Institutions, Housing & Insurance* -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/28/2013 at 7:25 AM

Executive Session:  
  1. ESHB 1325 - Concerning banks, trust companies, savings banks, and savings associations, and making technical amendments to the laws governing the department of financial institutions.
  2. SHB 1328 - Regulating mortgage brokers.
  3. SHB 1822 - Concerning debt collection practices.
  4. SHB 1130 - Modifying who is authorized to redeem an impounded vehicle.
  5. E2SHB 1563 - Concerning the disposition of surplus property for the development of affordable housing.
  6. SHB 1638 - Addressing insurance, generally.
  7. SGA 9076 - Elizabeth L Baum, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  8. SGA 9130 - Dennis Kloida, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  9. SGA 9132 - M.A. Leonard, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  10. SGA 9146 - Steven Moss, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  11. SGA 9172 - Faouzi Sefrioui, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  12. SGA 9179 - Gabe P Spencer, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  13. SGA 9188 - Pamela J Tietz, Member, Housing Finance Commission.
  14. SGA 9192 - Mario M Villanueva, Member, Housing Finance Commission.

Other business.



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Governmental Operations* -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/27/2013 at 2:18 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SHB 1298 - Implementing the recommendations of the sunshine committee. (Hearing is on the Striking Amendment.)
  2. HB 1576 - Creating greater efficiency in the offices of county assessors by allowing notification via electronic means.
  3. HB 1059 - Providing that a proclamation of a state of emergency is effective upon the governor's signature.
  4. 2SHB 1158 - Concerning the annexation of property owned by the state for military purposes.
  5. HB 1859 - Evaluating military training and experience toward meeting licensing requirements.
  6. 2SHB 1909 - Concerning veteran-owned businesses.
  7. ESHB 1652 - Establishing a process for the payment of impact fees through provisions stipulated in recorded covenants.
  8. HB 1486 - Concerning voter-approved benefit charges for regional fire protection service authorities.
  9. SHB 1654 - Establishing a regional fire protection service authority within the boundaries of a single city.
  10. ESHB 1968 - Requiring the chief of the Washington state patrol to adopt licensing provisions for certain before and after-school programs in school buildings.

If striking amendments are to be heard, they can be obtained from committee staff or on the committee's website, http://www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/GOV/Pages/default.aspx, as soon as they are available. Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.



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Health Care* -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/27/2013 at 8:48 PM

Executive Session:  
  1. Bills previously heard.
  2. HB 1003 - Concerning disciplinary actions against the health professions license of the subject of a department of social and health services' finding.
  3. SHB 1270 - Making the board of denturists the disciplining authority for licensed denturists.
  4. SHB 1271 - Concerning the practice of denturism.
  5. HB 1330 - Allowing dental hygienists and dental assistants to provide certain services under the supervision of a dentist.
  6. SHB 1376 - Clarifying the requirement that certain health professionals complete training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management.
  7. ESHB 1381 - Regarding administrative adjudicatory proceedings coming before the department of health.
  8. SHB 1409 - Regarding the requirements of allopathic physician licensure.
  9. E2SHB 1445 - Concerning complex rehabilitation technology products.
  10. ESHB 1480 - Concerning the provision of prescription drugs by direct practice providers.
  11. ESHB 1515 - Concerning medical assistants.
  12. 2SHB 1518 - Providing certain disciplining authorities with additional authority over budget development, spending, and staffing.
  13. SHB 1527 - Concerning residential habilitation center residents' transition to the community.
  14. HB 1534 - Increasing the impaired dentist program license or renewal surcharge.
  15. EHB 1538 - Encouraging the safe practice of public health nurses dispensing certain medications.
  16. SHB 1574 - Establishing a fee for certification for the residential services and supports program to cover investigative costs.
  17. ESHB 1679 - Regarding the disclosure of health care information.
  18. 2E2SHB 1727 - Raising licensure limits to allow assisted living facilities to serve a higher acuity resident population.
  19. SHB 1737 - Concerning supervision of physician assistants.
  20. ESHB 1773 - Concerning the practice of midwifery.
  21. HB 1795 - Concerning the scope and costs of the diabetes epidemic in Washington.
  22. HB 1800 - Changing regulations concerning the compounding of medications.
  23. EHB 1808 - Addressing the proper disposal of legal amounts of marijuana inadvertently left at retail stores holding a pharmacy license.
  24. ESHB 1846 - Concerning stand-alone dental coverage.
  25. ESHB 1947 - Concerning the operating expenses of the Washington health benefit exchange.

Other business.



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Higher Education* -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 3/22/2013 at 10:39 AM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SGA 9050 - Louis A Mendoza, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 30 (Cascadia Community College).
  2. SGA 9017 - Darcey Fugman-Small, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 20 (Walla Walla Community College).
  3. SGA 9035 - Amadeo Tiam, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 11 (Pierce College).
  4. SGA 9037 - Miguel A Villarreal, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 18 (Big Bend Community College).
  5. SGA 9052 - Edwin W Morgan, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 17 (Spokane and Spokane Falls Community Colleges).
  6. SGA 9019 - Courtney Gregoire, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 6 (Seattle, So. Seattle, and No. Seattle Community Colleges).
  7. SGA 9195 - Robert H Whaley, Member, Board of Trustees, Eastern Washington University.
  8. ESHB 1817 - Adding eligibility criteria for higher education financial aid.

Work Session:  Overview of financial aid.

Executive:  
  1. SGA 9017 - Darcey Fugman-Small, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 20 (Walla Walla Community College)
  2. SGA 9019 - Courtney Gregoire, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 6 (Seattle, So. Seattle, and No. Seattle Community Colleges)
  3. SGA 9035 - Amadeo Tiam, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 11 (Pierce College)
  4. SGA 9037 - Miguel A Villarreal, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 18 (Big Bend Community College)
  5. SGA 9050 - Louis A Mendoza, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 30 (Cascadia Community College)
  6. SGA 9052 - Edwin W Morgan, Member, Board of Trustees, Community College District No. 17 (Spokane and Spokane Falls Community Colleges)
  7. SGA 9195 - Robert H Whaley, Member, Board of Trustees, Eastern Washington University

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



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Human Services & Corrections -  03/28/13  10:00 am

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. E2SHB 1302 - Concerning extended foster care services.
  2. ESHB 1383 - Modifying stalking and harassment protection order provisions.
  3. HB 1531 - Modifying criminal history record information compliance audit provisions.
  4. ESHB 1774 - Requiring measurement of performance and performance-based contracting of the child welfare system.
  5. SHB 1836 - Concerning the introduction of contraband into or possession of contraband in a secure facility.

Executive:  
  1. HB 1531 - Modifying criminal history record information compliance audit provisions.
  2. SHB 1836 - Concerning the introduction of contraband into or possession of contraband in a secure facility.
  3. HB 1361 - Modifying the requirements for purchase of care for Indian children.
  4. HB 1547 - Concerning entities that provide recreational or educational programming for school-aged children.
  5. 2SHB 1627 - Regarding competency to stand trial evaluations.
  6. ESHB 1651 - Concerning access to juvenile records.
  7. HB 1715 - Allowing the department of corrections to exempt information contained in the internal database on security threat group data from dissemination under the public records act.
  8. 2SHB 1777 - Accelerating changes to mental health involuntary commitment laws.

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



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Natural Resources & Parks -  03/28/13  1:30 pm

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

Public Hearing:  
  1. 2SHB 1764 - Concerning geoduck diver licenses.
  2. HB 1277 - Concerning tribes holding conservation easements.
  3. ESHB 1496 - Concerning hunting-related enforcement actions involving tribal members.
  4. ESHB 1090 - Increasing the dollar amount for construction of a dock that does not qualify as a substantial development under the shoreline management act.
  5. SHB 1192 - Regarding license fees under Title 77 RCW for veterans with disabilities.
  6. ESHB 1199 - Ensuring hunter safety.

If draft bills, proposed substitutes, or striking amendments are to be heard, they can be obtained from committee staff or on the committee's website, http://www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/NRP/Pages/default.aspx, as soon as they are available. Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.



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Trade & Economic Development* -  03/28/13  8:00 am

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

REVISED on 3/25/2013 at 10:21 AM

Work Session:  Single Tax.

Public Hearing:  SGA 9204 - Brian Bonlender, Director, Department of Commerce.

Executive Session:  
  1. ESHB 1253 - Concerning the lodging tax.
  2. SHB 1866 - Concerning the joint center for aerospace technology innovation.

Committee work session presentations can be found online after the hearing has begun via a link to the Electronic Bill Book on the Committee's website: http://www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/TRED/Pages/default.aspx, as soon as they are available. Other business.



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Transportation* -  03/28/13  3:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Ways & Means* -  03/28/13  3:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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