Agenda for Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Senate Committees

Commerce & Labor Early Learning & K-12 Education
Energy, Environment & Telecommunications Governmental Operations
Law & Justice Trade & Economic Development
Ways & Means

Commerce & Labor* -  04/03/13  1:30 pm

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

REVISED on 4/2/2013 at 2:06 PM

Work Session:  Certified payroll software.

Public Hearing:  
  1. EHB 1473 - Requiring certain entities to report payments for construction services.
  2. EHB 1891 - Increasing protections for employees under the Washington industrial safety and health act of 1973.

Executive Session:  
  1. EHB 1395 - Implementing the unemployment insurance integrity provisions of the federal trade adjustment assistance extension act of 2011.
  2. SHB 1884 - Addressing the rate of compensation for occupational diseases.
  3. SHB 1459 - Authorizing students under the age of twenty-one to taste wine in viticulture and enology programs.
  4. ESHB 1620 - Concerning passenger-carrying vehicles for railroad employees.
  5. SHB 1779 - Concerning esthetics.
  6. ESHB 1870 - Addressing methods of payment.
  7. ESHB 1467 - Addressing the collection of unpaid wages.
  8. EHB 1887 - Ordering consideration of increased educational options under vocational rehabilitation plans.
  9. HB 1008 - Allowing sales of growlers of cider.
  10. SGA 9068 - Dale R Peinecke, Commissioner, Employment Security Department.
  11. SGA 9070 - Joel Sacks, Director, Department of Labor and Industries.
  12. SGA 9115 - Nancy J Holland Young, Member, Personnel Resources Board.
  13. SGA 9103 - Marilyn Glenn Sayan, Chair, Public Employment Relations Commission.
  14. SGA 9106 - Kelsey Gray, Member, Gambling Commission.

Other business.

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Early Learning & K-12 Education -  04/03/13  1:30 pm

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

Executive Session:  
  1. To be announced.
  2. SHB 1076 - Expanding participation in innovation academy cooperatives.
  3. SHB 1144 - Regarding qualifications for educational interpreters.
  4. SHB 1397 - Adding a requirement to sexual health education to include elements of and consequences for conviction of sexual offenses where the victim is a minor.
  5. ESHB 1412 - Requiring school districts to adopt policies that provide incentives for students to participate in community service.
  6. SHB 1472 - Providing initiatives to improve and expand access to computer science education.
  7. SHB 1556 - Creating initiatives in high schools to save lives in the event of cardiac arrest.
  8. ESHB 1688 - Establishing a requirement and system for reporting incidents of student restraint and isolation in public schools for students who have an individualized education program or plan developed under section 504 of the rehabilitation act of 1973.

Other business.

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Energy, Environment & Telecommunications* -  04/03/13  8:00 am

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Governmental Operations -  04/03/13  8:00 am

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

Possible Executive Session:  2SHB 1195 - Concerning primaries.

Other business.

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Law & Justice* -  04/03/13  1:30 pm

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

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Trade & Economic Development* -  04/03/13  12:00 pm

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

REVISED on 4/3/2013 at 11:22 AM

Executive Session:  
  1. SHB 1674 - Increasing the regulatory oversight and accountability of the office of minority and women's business enterprises.
  2. ESHB 1253 - Concerning the lodging tax.

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

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Ways & Means* -  04/03/13  3:30 pm

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

REVISED on 4/2/2013 at 8:54 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. SB 5034 - Making 2013-2015 operating appropriations. (Hearing is on the Proposed Substitute) General testimony sign-in.
    1. SB 5034 - Elected Officials.
    2. SB 5034 - K-12 education/early learning.
    3. SB 5034 - Higher education.
    4. SB 5034 - Health care.
    5. SB 5034 - Long-term care, developmental disabilities, mental health.
    6. SB 5034 - Juvenile rehabilitation, department of corrections.
    7. SB 5034 - Children and family services.
    8. SB 5034 - Other human services.
    9. SB 5034 - Natural resources.
    10. SB 5034 - General governmental/judicial agencies.
    11. SB 5034 - All other.
  2. SB 5895 - Funding education.
  3. SB 5891 - Concerning state technology expenditures.
  4. SB 5883 - Providing for more equitable funding of public higher education.

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/WM/Pages/default.aspx, as soon as they are available. Possible executive session on bills heard in committee. Other business.

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