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SJR 8213 - 2013-14

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Amending the Constitution to require a two-thirds majority vote of the legislature to raise taxes.

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History of the Bill

as of Thursday, November 26, 2015 3:16 PM

 Sponsors:Senators Roach, Becker, Benton, Sheldon, Baumgartner, Brown, Dansel, Angel, Schoesler, Braun, Bailey, Dammeier, O'Ban, Litzow, Rivers, Parlette, Padden, Pearson, Honeyford
  Jan 15 First reading, referred to Ways & Means. (View Original Bill)
  Jan 28 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
  Feb 3 Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
  Feb 4 WM - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
   Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
   Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
   Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
  Feb 5 Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
   Third reading, failed; yeas, 25; nays, 21; absent, 0; excused, 3. (View Roll Calls)

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Available Documents
Bill DocumentsBill DigestsBill Reports
Original Bill
Bill Digest
Senate Bill Report (Orig.)
Senate Bill Report
Amendment NameNumSponsorTypeDescriptionAction
8213 AMS HARG S4277.1416HargroveFloorPg 1 Ln 8NOT ADOPTED 02/05/2014

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Available Videos (Video links take you to the TVW website)
Live video is available at the stated time. Archived video becomes available approximately two hours after the close of the hearing or floor session.
Jan 28, 2014 Senate Ways & Means at 3:30 PM
Feb 3, 2014 Senate Ways & Means at 3:30 PM