Senator Andy Billig


Prime Sponsored Bills

Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5066 Authorizing certain local authorities to establish maximum speed limits on certain nonarterial highways. 
SB 5111 Creating a beer and wine theater license.  Fiscal Note
SB 5268 Extending the time period for voter registration. 
SB 5270 Allowing motor voter preregistration for sixteen and seventeen year olds.  Fiscal Note
SB 5389 Concerning sibling visitation for children in foster care.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Concerning sibling visitation and sibling contact for children in foster care. (REVISED FOR PASSED LEGISLATURE: Concerning limitations on visitation or contact with children in foster care. )
  Fiscal Note
SB 5458 Concerning the labeling of certain asbestos-containing building materials.  Fiscal Note
SB 5506 Concerning funding for the safe routes to school program. 
SB 5507 Increasing transparency of donors to candidates and ballot measures. 
SB 5520 Establishing a regional fire protection service authority formation process for cities. 
SB 5595 Concerning child care reform.  Fiscal Note
SB 6067 Requiring the department of early learning to adopt a single set of licensing standards for child care and the early childhood education and assistance program.  Fiscal Note
SB 6068 Concerning the continuity and stability of child care.  Fiscal Note
SB 6086 Reducing polychlorinated biphenyls in Washington state.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Reducing PCBs in products purchased by agencies.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6097 Facilitating and regulating contributions via text message to political campaigns.  Fiscal Note
SB 6098 Increasing transparency of campaign contributions.  Fiscal Note
SB 6163 Creating the summer knowledge improvement pilot program.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Concerning expanded learning opportunities.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6240 Concerning retailer labeling requirements for asbestos-containing building materials. 
SB 6266 Concerning the written notice requirement for nonrenewal and transfer of educational staff. 

Secondary Sponsored Bills

Bill NumberBrief Description
SB 5009 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy. 
SB 5129 Authorizing the establishment and use of veterans' treatment courts.  Fiscal Note
SB 5137 Concerning department of fish and wildlife license suspensions.  Fiscal Note
SB 5181 Concerning flame retardants.  Fiscal Note
SB 5197 Requiring additional safety features in school construction and remodeling.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Taking measures to promote safe school buildings.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5198 Exempting personal information relating to children from public inspection and copying.  Fiscal Note
SB 5211 Concerning social networking accounts and profiles.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning social networking accounts and profiles. (REVISED FOR PASSED LEGISLATURE: Concerning personal social networking accounts. )
SB 5218 Revising the lien for collection of sewer charges by counties. 
SB 5231 Ensuring hunter safety.  Fiscal Note
SB 5258 Aggregating the cost of related ballot measure advertisements for purposes of top five sponsor identification requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 5260 Authorizing regular meetings of county legislative authorities to be held at alternate locations within the county. 
SB 5293 Extending the expiration dates of the local infrastructure financing tool program.  Fiscal Note
SB 5301 Regarding student suspension and expulsion.  Fiscal Note
SB 5318 Removing the one-year waiting period for veterans or active members of the military for purposes of eligibility for resident tuition.  Fiscal Note
SB 5322 Concerning municipally produced class A biosolids. 
SB 5339 Addressing wellness programs under the insurance code.  Fiscal Note
SB 5343 Concerning the rights of higher education students involved in military service.  Fiscal Note
SB 5346 Restoring funding to in-home care services.  Fiscal Note
SB 5350 Modifying collective bargaining law related to providing additional compensation for academic employees at community and technical colleges. 
SB 5372 Reducing criminal justice expenses by eliminating the death penalty in favor of life incarceration.  Fiscal Note
SB 5440 Creating support public schools special license plates.  Fiscal Note
SB 5460 Concerning the rights of parents who are incarcerated or in residential substance abuse treatment.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning the rights of parents who are incarcerated.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5473 Enacting the Washington voting rights act of 2013.  Fiscal Note
SB 5474 Promoting state employee wellness and productivity.  Fiscal Note
SB 5491 Establishing statewide indicators of educational health.  Fiscal Note
SB 5502 Requiring Columbia river crossing project tolling agreements to contain certain provisions. 
SB 5532 Requiring crisis intervention training for peace officers. 
SB 5534 Assessing a penalty on certain motor vehicle-related violations to provide funding for the Washington state strategic highway safety plan.  Fiscal Note
SB 5546 Concerning floatation devices on state-owned aquatic lands and in state waters.  Fiscal Note
SB 5548 Limiting differential tuition.  Fiscal Note
SB 5564 Addressing when vehicles overtake and pass pedestrians or bicyclists. 
SB 5567 Changing requirements for membership on community and technical college boards of trustees. 
SB 5568 Concerning the disclosure of certain information when screening tenants. 
SB 5569 Establishing a requirement and system for reporting incidents of student restraint and isolation in public schools. 
SB 5573 Implementing the first biennium spending plan recommendations of the joint task force on education funding. 
SB 5576 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy.  Fiscal Note
SB 5583 Requiring an annual permit fee on studded tire use.  Fiscal Note
SB 5599 Concerning the taxing authority of public facilities districts.  Fiscal Note
SB 5600 Concerning the definition of work activity for the purposes of the WorkFirst program.  Fiscal Note
SB 5638 Addressing the fiscal impacts of bills and budgets.  Fiscal Note
SB 5649 Using the collaborative schools process for required action districts that continue to struggle to improve student academic achievement.  Fiscal Note
SB 5655 Expanding existing higher education financial aid programs to state residents.  Fiscal Note
SB 5671 Concerning accountability in providing opportunities for certain students to participate in transition services. 
SB 5706 Concerning accountability in providing opportunities for certain students to participate in transition services.  Fiscal Note
SB 5710 Concerning reckless endangerment resulting from unsafe storage of firearms. 
SB 5711 Requiring universal background checks for firearms transfers. 
SB 5714 Establishing a task force on improving public health and safety regarding firearms. 
SB 5720 Concerning passenger-carrying vehicles for railroad employees. 
SB 5721 Regulating the hours of service for certain railroad employees. 
SB 5722 Concerning the utilities and transportation commission's regulatory authority over railroads. 
SB 5798 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy. 
SB 5802 Developing recommendations to achieve the state's greenhouse gas emissions limits.
Revised for 2nd Substitute: Developing recommendations to achieve the state's greenhouse gas emissions targets.
  Fiscal Note
SB 5807 Encouraging qualifying utilities to invest in and own distributed solar energy systems by reducing the cost of such systems by allowing qualifying utilities to use the investment cost recovery incentive program, by improving the economic value of solar energy systems relative to utility scale wind generation under the energy independence act, and by giving electrical companies regulatory certainty with respect to their investment in cost-effective distributed solar energy systems. 
SB 5843 Strengthening the review of the legislature's goals for tax preferences by requiring that every new tax preference provide an expiration date and statement of legislative intent. (REVISED FOR ENGROSSED: Strengthening the review of the legislature's goals for tax preferences by requiring that every new tax preference provide a statement of legislative intent and include an expiration date where applicable. )  Fiscal Note
SB 5853 Authorizing membership in the Washington public safety employees' retirement system for employees at public utility districts who are qualified trades people who maintain electrical transmission lines.  Fiscal Note
SB 5899 Concerning communications services reform to fund working connections child care.  Fiscal Note
SB 5904 Concerning high quality early learning.  Fiscal Note
SB 5906 Maintaining access to state recreational lands managed by the department of natural resources. 
SB 5959 Concerning professional educator learning days. 
SB 5960 Changing the requirements for the relevant multiple measures of student growth used in teacher and principal evaluations. 
SB 6044 Establishing career and technical course equivalencies in science and mathematics.  Fiscal Note
SB 6048 Concerning flame retardants.  Fiscal Note
SB 6074 Enacting provisions to improve educational outcomes for homeless students.  Fiscal Note
SB 6093 Allowing valid portable background check clearance cards issued by the department of early learning to be used by certain educational employees and their contractors for purposes of their background check requirements.  Fiscal Note
SB 6101 Concerning extended foster care services.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Concerning expanding the categories of youth eligible for extended foster care services.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6104 Establishing the interactive gaming in schools public-private partnership.  Fiscal Note
SB 6106 Requiring charter schools to implement the four-level evaluation systems for classroom teachers and principals.  Fiscal Note
SB 6115 Exempting licensed private investigators from process server requirements. 
SB 6120 Concerning funding the public works assistance account. 
SB 6124 Developing a state Alzheimer's plan.  Fiscal Note
SB 6127 Improving quality in the early care and education system.  Fiscal Note
SB 6161 Requiring state funding to support professional development for K-12 educators.  Fiscal Note
SB 6197 Concerning pro rata credits for service outages to telecommunications consumers. 
SB 6209 Concerning expanded learning opportunities.  Fiscal Note
SB 6235 Restoring the suspended inflationary increases in educational employee compensation.  Fiscal Note
SB 6241 Requiring that reports be submitted to legislative education committees.  Fiscal Note
SB 6242 Concerning waivers from the one hundred eighty-day school year requirement. 
SB 6262 Enhancing the safety of the transportation of oil. 
SB 6315 Providing for the creation of a less than countywide port district within a county containing no port districts. 
SB 6318 Providing greater small business assistance by modifying the filing threshold for business and occupation tax purposes.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Providing greater small business assistance by modifying the filing threshold for excise tax purposes.
SB 6336 Promoting expanded learning opportunities as a strategy to close the educational opportunity gap and prevent summer learning loss.  Fiscal Note
SB 6359 Concerning health plan coverage for the voluntary termination of a pregnancy. 
SB 6406 Modifying when to display vehicle headlights. 
SB 6419 Concerning expanding access to medicaid programs in border communities.  Fiscal Note
SB 6438 Enhancing the basic education allocation formula to adopt the staffing resources recommended by the quality education council. 
SB 6439 Concerning preventing harassment, intimidation, and bullying in public schools.  Fiscal Note
SB 6444 Creating the breakfast after the bell program.  Fiscal Note
SB 6449 Restricting the practice of sexual orientation change efforts. 
SB 6483 Creating a competitive grant program to provide additional classroom space to support all-day kindergarten.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Financing facilities to support education reform with general obligation bonds.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6499 Creating the joint task force on local education financing reform. 
SB 6520 Changing provisions relating to the early learning advisory council. 
SB 6523 Expanding higher education opportunities for certain students.  Fiscal Note
SB 6538 Concerning early education for children involved in the child welfare system.  Fiscal Note
SB 6541 Encouraging reliable distributed renewable energy.  Fiscal Note
SB 6546 Restoring resources to the capital budget. 
SB 6556 Studying barriers to access. 
SB 6567 Adjusting the oil spill response tax and oil spill administration tax.
Revised for 1st Substitute: Imposing the oil spill response tax and oil spill administration tax on crude oil received by rail.
  Fiscal Note
SB 6574 Improving education financing. 
SB 6576 Concerning oil spill prevention and response.  Fiscal Note
SJM 8000 Requesting that the Drug Enforcement Administration reclassify medical marijuana as a Schedule II drug. 
SJM 8002 Requesting an amendment to the United States Constitution to return the authority to regulate election campaign contributions to congress and state legislatures. 
SJM 8012 Requesting that Congress enact legislation that would reinstate the separation of commercial and investment banking functions that were in effect under the Glass-Steagall act. 
SJM 8014 Requesting the permanent siting and development of a federal nuclear waste repository. 
SR 8604 Honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 
SR 8609 Celebrating outdoor recreation in Washington state. 
SR 8613 Honoring the National Guard. 
SR 8616 Honoring the legacy of women legislators. 
SR 8620 Honoring students of Tahoma High School. 
SR 8621 Recognizing the Washington state wing of the Civil Air Patrol. 
SR 8622 Recognizing Gifted Education Day and Week. 
SR 8623 Offering best wishes for a fulfilling retirement to Consul General Gao Zhansheng. 
SR 8626 Honoring athletes who participated in the 2013 Special Olympics. 
SR 8629 Honoring the Seattle Raging Grannies. 
SR 8631 Honoring the legacy of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. 
SR 8634 Commemorating the career of U.S. Representative Norm Dicks. 
SR 8646 Recognizing and honoring the Spokane Lilac Festival. 
SR 8648 Honoring Consul General Kiyokazu Ota of Japan. 
SR 8651 Honoring Doris M. Brougham for her lifelong achievements. 
SR 8654 Recognizing the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. 
SR 8663 Commending Trooper Sean M. O'Connell Jr. for his exemplary service. 
SR 8664 Remembering the life and legacy of Senator Mike Carrell. 
SR 8665 Honoring the life and work of Nelson Mandela. 
SR 8669 Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 
SR 8672 Honoring the National Guard. 
SR 8673 Honoring individuals with autism. 
SR 8676 Celebrating the Seattle Seahawks. 
SR 8680 Honoring the life and work of Senator Paull Shin. 
SR 8681 Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Enabling Act. 
SR 8683 Celebrating the accomplishments of Senator George Fleming. 
SR 8684 Honoring Eastern Washington University President Dr. Rodolfo Arévalo. 
SR 8686 Honoring Captain William Swenson. 
SR 8687 Acknowledging the seventy-second anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066, and recognizing Japanese-American internees and World War II veterans. 
SR 8692 Honoring the life and legacy of Senator R. Ted Bottiger. 
SR 8694 Honoring women and girls in sports. 
SR 8697 Honoring students from Tahoma High School. 
SR 8698 Commemorating the career of J. A. Bricker. 
SR 8702 Celebrating Navy Appreciation Day. 
SR 8704 Recognizing Avista Corp. 
SR 8705 Recognizing Judi Best. 
SR 8713 Honoring Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter. 
SR 8714 Honoring Sergeant Leroy Arthur Petry. 
SR 8715 Honoring the 99th Anniversary of the National Champion 1915 Washington State College Football Team. 
SR 8717 Recognizing colorectal cancer awareness month.