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    The 2020 Legislative Session begins on January 13, 2020 and will run for 60 consecutive days. February 19 was the cut-off for bills to be passed from their House of Origin. Opposite House Policy Committee cut-off is February 28.  Opposite House Fiscal Committee cut-off is March 2.   Bills that do not pass by these dates will be removed from this tracking list.

    Veteran / Military Bill tracking list as of Feb 24, 2020 (PDF Version with summary info) 

    Visit https://app.leg.wa.gov/billinfo/ for more detailed bill information.

    Veteran/Military Related Bills as of
    Bill Number Title Sponsor (Combined) Status WDVA Analysis Date
    EHB 2188 (Leavitt) H Spkr Signed

    My thoughts on this

    HB 1201 (Kilduff) S Rules 2
    WDVA and State Employee Related Related Bills as of
    Bill Number Title Sponsor (Combined) Status WDVA Analysis Date
    HB 1202 (Gregerson) H Approps
    HB 2325 (Ormsby) H Rules R

    Bill

    Companion Bills

    Title

    Status

    Sponsor (Combined)

    Latest Cmte Mtg Info

    HB 1201

    SB 5197(H Hous, Com Dev)

    National guard ed. grants

    S Higher Ed & Wo

    Kilduff

    Feb 25 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Higher Education & Workforce Development at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 1829

     

    Veterans' assistance levies

    S Ways & Means

    Chapman

    Feb 26 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 2013

     

    Allied veteran emblems

    S Transportation

    Van Werven

    Feb 26 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SHB 2187

    SB 6433(S Transportation)

    Women veterans license plate

    S Transportation

    TR(Kilduff)

    Feb 25 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    EHB 2188

     

    Military veteran CDL waivers

    S Transportation

    Leavitt

    Feb 24 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SHB 2200

     

    Military spouse liaison

    S State Govt/Tri

    HOUS(Klippert)

     

    2SHB 2303

     

    Prof. licensing/military

    H Rules C

    APP(Leavitt)

     

    ESHB 2411

     

    Suicide prevention/providers

    S Health & Long

    HCW(Orwall)

    Feb 24 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 2542

     

    Child of veteran/tuition

    S Higher Ed & Wo

    Paul

    Feb 20 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Higher Education & Workforce Development at 1:30 PM. (2020)

    SHB 2543

     

    In-state residency/veterans

    S Higher Ed & Wo

    CWD(Paul)

    Feb 20 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Higher Education & Workforce Development at 1:30 PM. (2020)

    SHB 2544

     

    Definition of veteran

    S Ways & Means

    APP(Paul)

    Feb 26 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SHB 2730

     

    Military spouse employment

    S State Govt/Tri

    CRJ(Kilduff)

    Feb 26 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on State Government, Tribal Relations & Elections at 8:00 AM (Subject to change).

    HJM 4016

     

    SR 902/Gold Star Memorial

    S Transportation

    Riccelli

    Feb 24 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    ESSB 5167

     

    Linked deposit program

    H Inn, Tech &  E

    FIET(Hasegawa)

    Feb 28 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Innovation, Technology & Economic Development at 8:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SB 5197

    HB 1201(S Higher Ed & Wo)

    National guard ed. grants

    H Hous, Com Dev

    Hobbs

    Feb 28 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Housing, Community Development & Veterans at 8:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SSB 5900

     

    LGBTQ coordinator/veterans

    H Hous, Com Dev

    WM(Randall)

    Feb 25 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Housing, Community Development & Veterans at 10:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SSB 6183

     

    Elections/common access card

    H State Govt & T

    SGTE(Hunt)

    Feb 25 Scheduled for public hearing in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Relations at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (Committee Materials)

    ESB 6626

     

    Military spouse liaison

    H Hous, Com Dev

    Conway

     

    WDVA and State Employee Related Bills as of Feb 20, 2020

    Bill

    Companion Bills

    Title

    Status

    Sponsor (Combined)

    Latest Cmte Mtg Info

    2SHB 1067

    SB 5033(S 2nd Reading)

    Employment after public serv

    H Rules R

    SGOV(Pellicciotti)

     

    ESHB 1422

    SB 5338(S Human Svcs, Re)

    Vulnerable adults

    S Human Svcs, Re

    CRJ(Valdez)

    Feb 26 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation at 8:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    E2SHB 1521

    SB 5655(S State Govt/Tri)

    Government contracting

    S State Govt/Tri

    APP(Dolan)

    Feb 21 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on State Government, Tribal Relations & Elections at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    2ESHB 1565

    SB 5568(S Rules X)

    Background check sharing

    S Human Svcs, Re

    HCW(Robinson)

     

    SHB 1782

     

    Advisory group meetings

    H Rules R

    SGOV(Pollet)

     

    2SHB 1888

     

    Employee info. disclosure

    S State Govt/Tri

    APP(Hudgins)

    Feb 21 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on State Government, Tribal Relations & Elections at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 2264

     

    Accrued vacation leave cap

    H Rules R

    Doglio

     

    SHB 2304

     

    Shared leave/L&I benefits

    H Rules R

    APP(Doglio)

     

    HB 2324

    SB 6248(S Ways & Means)

    Capital budget, supplemental

    H Cap Budget

    Tharinger

    Feb 27 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Capital Budget at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 2325

    SB 6168(S Ways & Means)

    Operating budget, supplement

    H Approps

    Ormsby

    Feb 26 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Appropriations at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 2341

    SB 6383(H Approps)

    Retirement strategy funds

    H 2nd Reading

    Fitzgibbon

     

    2SHB 2386

     

    Behavioral health ombuds

    S Behavioral Hea

    APP(Cody)

    Feb 27 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Behavioral Health Subcommittee to Health & Long Term Care at 8:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SHB 2400

     

    Privacy assessment surveys

    S Environment, E

    SGOV(Hudgins)

    Feb 20 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Environment, Energy & Technology at 10:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SHB 2614

    SB 6349(S Rules 2)

    Paid family & medical leave

    S Labor & Commer

    LAWS(Robinson)

    Feb 25 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Labor & Commerce at 12:00 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    HB 2739

     

    Shared leave program

    S State Govt/Tri

    Kloba

    Feb 21 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on State Government, Tribal Relations & Elections at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SSB 5033

    HB 1067(H Rules R)

    Employment/public service

    S 2nd Reading

    SGTE(Carlyle)

     

    SSB 6061

     

    Telemedicine training

    H HC/Wellness

    HLTC(Becker)

    Feb 27 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 1:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SB 6123

    HB 2425(H State Govt & T)

    Organ donation leave

    H State Govt & T

    Hunt

    Feb 21 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Relations at 8:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SB 6168

    HB 2325(H Approps)

    Operating budget, supplement

    S Ways & Means

    Rolfes

    Feb 25 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SB 6187

     

    Data breaches/SSN

    H Inn, Tech &  E

    Zeiger

    Feb 25 Scheduled for public hearing in the House Committee on Innovation, Technology & Economic Development at 10:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SSB 6209

    HB 2376(H HC/Wellness)

    Nurse licensure compact

    S 2nd Reading

    HLTC(Randall)

     

    SB 6248

    HB 2324(H Cap Budget)

    Capital budget, supplemental

    S Ways & Means

    Frockt

    Feb 21 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 11:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    SB 6284

     

    Shared leave/balances

    S 2nd Reading

    Hunt

     

    SSB 6349

    HB 2614(H subst for)

    Paid family & medical leave

    S Rules 2

    LBRC(Keiser)

     

    SB 6383

    HB 2341(H 2nd Reading)

    Retirement strategy funds

    H Approps

    Conway

     

    SSB 6499

    HB 2716(H State Govt & T)

    Health info./retirement

    H State Govt & T

    SGTE(Schoesler)

    Feb 21 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Relations at 8:00 AM (Subject to change). (2020)

    2SSB 6515

     

    Nursing facilities

    S 2nd Reading

    WM(Van De Wege)

     

    State Agency Funding Requests

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