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HB 1279 - 2007-08

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Establishing the poet laureate program.

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History of the Bill

as of Sunday, November 29, 2015 8:38 PM

 Sponsors:Representatives Skinner, Kessler, Lantz, Hasegawa, Dickerson, Haler, McIntire, Conway, Newhouse, Kenney
 Companion Bill:SB 5649
  Jan 16 First reading, referred to State Government & Tribal Affairs. (View Original Bill)
  Jan 24 Public hearing in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Affairs at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
  Jan 26 Executive action taken in the House Committee on State Government & Tribal Affairs at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
   SGTA - Executive action taken by committee.
   SGTA - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
  Jan 31 Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
   Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
  Feb 5 1st substitute bill substituted (SGTA 07). (View 1st Substitute)
   Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
   Third reading, passed; yeas, 90; nays, 5; absent, 0; excused, 3. (View Roll Calls)
  Feb 6 First reading, referred to Government Operations & Elections.
  Mar 15 Public hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Government Operations & Elections at 3:30 PM.
  Mar 20 GO - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
   Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
   Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
  Mar 23 Made eligible to be placed on second reading.
  Apr 3 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
  Apr 5 Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
   Third reading, passed; yeas, 45; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)
  Apr 10 Speaker signed.
   President signed.
  Apr 13 Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
  Apr 19 Governor signed.
   Chapter 128, 2007 Laws. (View Session Law)
   Effective date 7/22/2007.

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Original Bill
Substitute Bill (SGTA 07)
Bill as Passed Legislature
Session Law
Bill Digest
Substitute Bill Digest
House Bill Analysis
House Bill Report
Substitute House Bill Report
Substitute Senate Bill Report
Final Bill Report

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