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Bills that have passed the Legislature are shown in bold text with an * preceding them.

DAY CARE  (See CHILD CARE)
DEAF  DEAF RSS Feed
               
Dog guides, with reckless disregard causing harm to, class C felony: HB 1830
Hearing aids, including in health care coverage: HB 1356
High school transition services, for special education students, provision of: SHB 1735, SB 5958, SSB 5958, * 2SSB 5958, CH 47 (2014)
High school transition services, for students with disabilities or section 504 plan, provision of: HB 1735, SB 5671, SB 5706, SSB 5706
High school transition services, for students with disabilities, provision of: E2SSB 5330
Interpreter services, authorizing purchase by certain agencies for sensory-impaired injured workers, crime victims, or public assistance applicants and recipients: HB 1753, SB 5833
Interpreters, educational, assessments and performance standards: HB 1144, * SHB 1144, CH 151 (2013)
Service animals, with reckless disregard causing harm to, class C felony: HB 1830
DEATH  (See ESTATES, TRUSTS, AND PROBATE; HUMAN REMAINS)
DEBIT CARDS  (See CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS)
DEBT COLLECTION AND COLLECTION AGENCIES  (See ATTORNEYS; BUSINESSES; STATE AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS)
DEEDS OF TRUST  (See REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY)
DENTAL QUALITY ASSURANCE COMMISSION  DENTAL QUALITY ASSURANCE COMMISSION RSS Feed
               (See also DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY)
Advanced function dental auxiliaries, licensing requirements and scope of practice, commission role: HB 1514
Credentials, renewal of, commission authority to adopt requirements: HB 2379, SB 6138
Dental hygiene practitioners, commission to serve as disciplining authority: HB 1516, HB 2321, SB 5433
Dental practitioners, commission to serve as disciplining authority: HB 1516, HB 2321, SB 5433
Expanded function dental auxiliaries, expanding scope of practice: HB 1514
Impaired dentist program, increasing license surcharge: * HB 1534, CH 129 (2013)
Membership, expanding to include dental practitioner and dental hygiene practitioner: HB 1516, HB 2321, SB 5433
Membership, modifying to include dental auxiliaries: HB 1514
DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY  DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY RSS Feed
               (See also DENTAL QUALITY ASSURANCE COMMISSION; HEALTH CARE; INSURANCE)
Advanced function dental auxiliaries, licensing requirements and scope of practice: HB 1514
Credentials, renewal of, adoption of requirements: HB 2379, SB 6138
Dental assistants, applying topical anesthetic agents under dentist's supervision: * HB 1330, CH 87 (2013), SB 5464
Dental benefits, Washington state health benefit exchange, allowing offering separately or in health plan: HB 2467, SHB 2467
Dental health aide services, for Indian tribes, authorization to train, employ, or contract for: HB 2466, SB 6275
Dental hygiene practitioners, licensing and scope of dental therapy practice: HB 1516, HB 2321, SB 5433
Dental hygienists, creating board of dental hygiene to be disciplining authority: HB 2445, SB 6385
Dental practitioners, licensing and scope of dental therapy practice: HB 1516, HB 2321, SB 5433
Dentists, licensure status, modifying provisions concerning expiration and late renewal fees: HB 1603
Denturists, expanding services included in practice of denturism: HB 1271, * SHB 1271, CH 172 (2013), SB 5385
Denturists, licensed, establishing board of denturism as disciplining authority: HB 1270, * SHB 1270, CH 171 (2013), SB 5384
Denturists, licensed, providing documentation of certain training to the board of denturists: HB 1271, * SHB 1271, CH 172 (2013), SB 5385
Expanded function dental auxiliaries, continuing education requirements for licensure: HB 2379, SB 6138
Health professional loan repayment and scholarship program, awards to medical residents or dental students who agree to work in certain rural areas: SB 5615
Health professional loan repayment and scholarship program, extending participation to health care residents: * SSB 5615, CH 298 (2013)
Health professional loan repayment and scholarship program, increasing funding by contracting with fund-raiser: * SSB 5615, CH 298 (2013)
Health professional loan repayment and scholarship program, specifying dental students who agree to work with federally qualified health centers: SB 5615
Hygienists, applying topical anesthetic agents under dentist's supervision: * HB 1330, CH 87 (2013), SB 5464
Impaired dentist program, increasing license surcharge: * HB 1534, CH 129 (2013)
Pediatric oral services, stand-alone coverage outside Washington health benefit exchange: * ESHB 1846, CH 325 (2013)
Pediatric oral services, stand-alone coverage through Washington health benefit exchange: HB 1846, SB 5719
DENTURISM  (See DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY)
DENTURISTS, BOARD  (See DENTISTS AND DENTISTRY)
DEPENDENCY PROCEEDINGS  (See GUARDIANSHIP; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS)
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH  DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH RSS Feed
               (See also SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT)
Adult patients with development disabilities, grant program for training medical professionals to work with: HB 2611
Aging and disability issues, joint legislative executive committee on, establishment: HB 1631, SB 5519, SSB 5519
Aging and disability resource centers, information and evaluations of, reporting requirements for department of social and health services: SB 5519, SSB 5519
Appropriations, for services for persons with developmental disabilities: SB 6387
Autism, individuals with, honoring: * SR 8635 (2013), * SR 8673 (2014)
Background checks, persons employed to provide care and treatment for persons with developmental disabilities, modifying provisions: * SSB 6095, CH 88 (2014)
Commitment, civil, amending provisions concerning offenders found incompetent to stand trial: HB 1114, SHB 1114, * E2SHB 1114, CH 289 (2013), SB 5176, ESSB 5176
Community access services, accessing of, allowing at same time as accessing of employment services: HB 2734
Community developmental disability services, determining amount of property tax levy allocation for: HB 1432, * ESHB 1432, CH 123 (2013), SB 5418, SSB 5418
Community residential programs, certification and enforcement: SB 5370
Community residential services and supports, funding investigations of vulnerable adult mistreatment with provider certification fees: HB 1574, SHB 1574, 2SHB 1574
Community residential services and supports, provider certification fees: HB 1574, SHB 1574, 2SHB 1574
Community residential services and supports, standards for community housing when transitioning habilitation center resident: SB 5828
Community residential services providers, reimbursement rate, adjusting rates by inflation factor: HB 1333, SB 5196
Community services, county use of dedicated property tax revenues for fiscal relief: SB 5005
Criminally insane, petitions for release, modifying requirements when offender to be transferred to state correctional institution or facility upon release: * E2SHB 1114, CH 289 (2013)
Dependency proceedings, parents with developmental disabilities involved in: * 2SHB 2616, CH 163 (2014)
Dependency proceedings, parents with intellectual or developmental disabilities involved in: HB 2616, SHB 2616
Developmental disabilities service system task force, recommendations: HB 1928, SB 5370, SB 5371
Employment services, accessing of, allowing at same time as accessing of community access services: HB 2734
Families preparing for long-term care costs and supports needs, outreach to and evaluation of support options: SB 5519, SSB 5519
Future needs of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities, stakeholder work groups to examine: HB 2432, SHB 2432, 2SHB 2432, SB 6122
High school transition services, for special education students, provision of: SB 5958, SSB 5958, * 2SSB 5958, CH 47 (2014)
Hiring individuals with developmental disabilities, business and occupation tax credit for employers, conditions: HB 1622, HB 2660, SB 6057, SSB 6057
Home and community-based services, basic plus waiver program, client caseload: SB 6387, * SSB 6387, CH 139 (2014)
Home and community-based services, eligibility of recipients for Washington telephone assistance program: HB 2696
Incompetency, criminal, amending civil commitment and related procedures: HB 1114, SHB 1114, * E2SHB 1114, CH 289 (2013), SB 5176, ESSB 5176
Individual and family services program, medicaid program to replace: SHB 2432, 2SHB 2432, SB 6387, * SSB 6387, CH 139 (2014)
Informing families building trust communication project, department of social and health services to expand: HB 1546, SHB 1546, SB 5358
Medicaid personal care services, refinancing under community first choice option: HB 2746, * ESHB 2746, CH 166 (2014), SB 6387
Medicaid, eligibility for programs and services, requesting assessment for: SB 6387, * SSB 6387, CH 139 (2014)
Medicaid, prioritizing of services to medicaid-eligible clients: SB 6387, * SSB 6387, CH 139 (2014)
Military service members' dependents, eligibility for developmental disabilities services, provisions: * SHB 2363, CH 180 (2014)
Missing endangered persons, including persons with developmental disabilities, adding to missing children clearinghouse: HB 1895, SB 5556, * SSB 5556, CH 285 (2013)
Morningside's fiftieth anniversary, celebrating: * HR 4645 (2013), * SR 8645 (2013)
Personal care services, medicaid, refinancing under community first choice option: HB 2746, * ESHB 2746, CH 166 (2014)
Raffles, enhanced, authorizing charitable and nonprofit organizations serving persons with intellectual disabilities to conduct: HB 1835, SHB 1835, SB 5723, * ESSB 5723, CH 310 (2013)
Residential habilitation centers, discharge plans for residents: HB 1527, SHB 1527, SB 5370
Residential habilitation centers, removing closure and admission limitation requirements in certain cases: SB 5962
Residential habilitation centers, standards for community housing when transitioning center resident: SB 5828
Residential habilitation centers, various provisions: HB 1527, SHB 1527, HB 1928, SB 5371, SB 5828, SB 5962
Residential services and support account, creation: HB 2634, SHB 2634
Residential services and supports, funding investigations of vulnerable adult mistreatment with provider certification fees: HB 1574, SHB 1574, 2SHB 1574
Residential services and supports, provider certification fees: HB 1574, SHB 1574, 2SHB 1574
Residential services and supports, providers, application of enforcement standards to: HB 2634, SHB 2634
Respite care, for persons on no paid service case load, department of social and health services to provide: HB 1546, SB 5358
Respite care, providing in residential habilitation centers and in the community: HB 1928, SB 5371
Service options, allowing accessing of community access services and employment services at same time: HB 2734
Service request list database, department of social and health services to maintain: SB 6387, * SSB 6387, CH 139 (2014)
Silver alert plan, development and implementation by state patrol for recovering various endangered missing persons: SSB 5602
Special education, certificated instructional staff who teach, salary bonus: SB 5278
Special education, for students with disabilities, funding for: HB 2051
Special education, high school transition services for students with disabilities: * 2SSB 5958, CH 47 (2014)
Special education, training requirements for teachers of, including high school transition services for students with disabilities: E2SSB 5330, SB 5958, SSB 5958
Special Olympics, 2013, honoring athletes who participated in: * SR 8626 (2013)
Supported living facilities, contracting and contractors, instituting comprehensive provisions, including debarment of contractors: HB 1747, SB 5481
Vocational training programs, facility-based, instituting facilities to provide services and providing tax exemptions: SB 5470
Vulnerable adult, definition of, expanding to include persons with developmental disabilities for investigation purposes: HB 2633, SB 6420, SSB 6420
DIETICIANS AND NUTRITIONISTS  (See HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS)
DIKING AND DRAINAGE  DIKING AND DRAINAGE RSS Feed
               
Diking and drainage special districts, elections, allowing legal entities to vote: HB 1269
Diking districts, annexation of certain territory outside district: HB 2188
DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH  DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH RSS Feed
               (See also DEAF; DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH)
Accessible van rental companies, application for special parking privileges by: SHB 1946, HB 2463, * ESHB 2463, CH 124 (2014)
Adult day health programs, encouraging expansion through challenge grant program: HB 1983
Aged, blind, or disabled program, effective date of modifications to, changing: * SB 6573, CH 218 (2014)
Aged, blind, or disabled program, persons with disability eligible for, continuation of safety net benefits: HB 2069, * SHB 2069, CH 10 (2013)
Aging and disability issues, joint legislative executive committee on, establishment: HB 1631, SB 5519, SSB 5519
Aging and disability resource centers, information and evaluations of, reporting requirements for department of social and health services: SB 5519, SSB 5519
Alzheimer's or dementia, senior citizens with, development and implementation of silver alert plan: HB 1689, SB 5602, SSB 5602
Children, from to birth to age three, early intervention services, department of early learning to be lead agency: HB 2598
City disability boards, membership: * SB 5220, CH 213 (2013)
Discover pass, complimentary pass for certain veterans with disabilities: SB 5319
Discover pass, discount for certain veterans with disabilities: SB 5084, SSB 5084
Dog guides, with reckless disregard causing harm to, class C felony: HB 1830
Electric personal assistive mobility device, expanding definition to include certain devices with one wheel: HB 2404, SB 6465
Extracurricular school activities, participation of students with physical or mental disabilities: SB 5172
Hearing aids, including in disability health care coverage: HB 1356
Higher education students with disabilities, legislative task force on improving access to higher education, establishing: SB 5180, * SSB 5180, CH 231 (2013)
Hoddle, Bryan, coach, honoring achievements of: * HR 4675 (2014)
Insurance, disability, prohibiting discrimination in medical eye care and vision care in benefits or providers: HB 1942
Insurance, eosinophilia gastrointestinal associated disorders treatment, providing coverage: HB 1216, * SHB 1216, CH 168 (2013), SB 5130
Insurance, wellness programs, allowing offering of programs with inducements or incentives: HB 1410, SB 5339
Missing endangered persons, including persons with disabilities, adding to missing children clearinghouse: HB 1895, SB 5556, * SSB 5556, CH 285 (2013)
Morningside's fiftieth anniversary, celebrating: * HR 4645 (2013), * SR 8645 (2013)
Motorcycles, with stabilizing conversion kits, excluding from definition of motorcycle for sake of persons with disabilities: HB 1334, * SHB 1334, CH 174 (2013)
Motorcycles, with stabilizing conversion kits, requiring special endorsement on driver's license for three-wheeled motorcycle: * SHB 1334, CH 174 (2013)
Parking placards and special license plates, provisions concerning improper display illegal obtainment, and unauthorized use: HB 1946, SHB 1946
Parking placards and special license plates, provisions concerning improper display, illegal obtainment, and unauthorized use: HB 2463, * ESHB 2463, CH 124 (2014)
Parking placards and special license plates, work group to develop plan to end abuse of: HB 1946, SHB 1946
Parking privileges, special, defining satisfactory proof for renewal purposes: SB 5957
Parking, wheeled all-terrain vehicles in recreation areas, Americans with disabilities act sticker: HB 2773
Property tax deferral, persons retired due to physical disability, creating task force to review program: SHB 1170, 2SHB 1170
Property tax deferral, persons retired due to physical disability, raising qualifying income thresholds: HB 1170, SB 5108, SB 6084, SSB 6084
Property tax exemption, persons retired due to physical disability, creating task force to review program: SHB 1170, 2SHB 1170
Property tax exemption, persons retired due to physical disability, health care deductions from disposable income: SB 5089
Property tax exemption, persons retired due to physical disability, raising qualifying income thresholds: HB 1170, SB 5108, SB 6084, SSB 6084
Property tax exemption, persons retired due to physical disability, to include property leased to mobile home owner: HB 1479
Property tax exemption, veterans with disabilities, creating task force to review program: SHB 1170, 2SHB 1170
Property tax exemption, veterans with disabilities, health care deductions from disposable income: SB 5089
Property tax exemption, veterans with disabilities, raising qualifying income thresholds: HB 1170, SB 5108, SB 6084, SSB 6084
Property tax relief programs, modifying disposable income calculation: HB 1728
Recreation lands, state, complimentary discover pass for certain veterans with disabilities: SB 5319
Recreation lands, state, discover pass discount for certain veterans with disabilities: SB 5084, SSB 5084
Safety net benefits, continuation for certain persons with a disability: HB 2069, * SHB 2069, CH 10 (2013)
Sales and use tax exemption, add-on automotive adaptive equipment for veterans and armed forces members with disabilities: HB 1831, SB 5072, * SSB 5072, CH 211 (2013)
Service animals, unfair practices related to: HB 1024, SHB 1024, 2SHB 1024, SB 5645
Service animals, with reckless disregard causing harm to, class C felony: HB 1830
Sidewalks, not accessible, persons with disabilities in wheelchairs, using adjacent roadway: HB 2599, SB 6504
Silver alert plan, development and implementation by state patrol for recovering senior citizens with Alzheimer's or dementia: HB 1689, SB 5602
Silver alert plan, development and implementation by state patrol for recovering various endangered missing persons: SSB 5602
Special education students, high school transition services for: SB 5958, SSB 5958, * 2SSB 5958, CH 47 (2014)
Special education, for students with disabilities, funding for: HB 2051
State employment disability parity act, increasing hiring of persons with disabilities by state agencies: HB 2450, SB 6329
Students, high school transition services for special education students, provision by certain agencies: SB 5958, SSB 5958, * 2SSB 5958, CH 47 (2014)
Students, high school transition services, for special education students, provision of: SHB 1735
Students, high school transition services, provision by certain agencies: HB 1735, E2SSB 5330, SB 5671, SB 5706, SSB 5706
Veterans with disabilities, complimentary discover pass: SB 5319
Veterans with disabilities, discounted hunting and fishing licenses to include nonresidents: HB 1192
Veterans with disabilities, discover pass discount: SB 5084, SSB 5084
Veterans with disabilities, nonresident, issuing combination fishing license or any hunting license at nondisabled resident cost: * SHB 1192, CH 101 (2013)
Vocational rehabilitation, division of, state agency reporting requirements and hiring of referrals from division: SB 6329
DISCOVER PASS  (See OUTDOOR RECREATION; PUBLIC LANDS)
DISCRIMINATION  DISCRIMINATION RSS Feed
               (See also EMPLOYMENT AND EMPLOYEES; HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION; LABOR)
Community and technical college academic employees, discrimination against when part-time and no tenured, prohibiting: SB 5844
Creed, discrimination on basis of, prohibiting in regard to protected practices: SB 6433
Employees, discrimination and retaliation against, protections: HB 2333, SHB 2333, 2SHB 2333
Japanese-American World War II internees, recognizing: * HR 4617 (2013), * HR 4684 (2014), * SR 8618 (2013), * SR 8687 (2014)
Minorities, studying initiative 200's impact on minorities in contracting and higher education: SB 6556
Religion, freedom from discrimination against, extending to include individuals and entities providing goods and services in keeping with freedom of religion: SB 5927
Service animals, unfair practices related to: HB 1024, SHB 1024, 2SHB 1024, SB 5645
DISTRICT COURTS  (See COURTS; JUDGES)
DOCTORS  (See HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS)
DOGS  (See ANIMALS)
DOMESTIC PARTNERS  DOMESTIC PARTNERS RSS Feed
               
Partnership, dissolution after making a will, adding stepchild of former partner to provisions: SB 5067
Retirement, survivors of PERS members in domestic partnerships, benefits for: SHB 2485
Retirement, survivors of PERS plan 2 and 3 members in domestic partnerships, benefits for: HB 2485
State employees, eligibility for health care benefits, technical changes relevant to domestic partnerships: HB 2437, SB 6347
DOMESTIC RELATIONS  DOMESTIC RELATIONS RSS Feed
               (See also ADOPTION; CHILDREN; COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE; FOSTER CARE; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
Abduction of child by parent, educating parents concerning harmful effects: HB 1021, * SHB 1021, CH 91 (2013)
Child support, child support schedule work group recommendations: HB 1027, SHB 1027, SB 6409
Child support, collections, implementing gambling payment intercept program: SB 5552, SSB 5552, 2SSB 5552
Child support, collections, reporting payments to independent contractors: SB 5552, SSB 5552
Child support, enforcement services, incentive for working connections child care subsidy applicant or recipient to seek: ESSB 6181
Child support, enforcement services, provision for recipients of subsidized or working connections child care: SB 5157, SB 6181
Child support, gambling payment intercept program and registry, establishing: SB 6398
Child support, mandatory, for postsecondary education of adult children, prohibiting: HB 2504
Child support, noncompliance-based suspension of fishing and hunting licenses, violations of suspension: * HB 1218, CH 102 (2013), SB 5137
Child support, noncompliance-based suspension of licenses, sending notice to responsible parent: HB 1227
Child support, noncompliance-based withholding or suspension of licenses, requirements for all licensing agencies: SB 6485
Child support, pass through of certain lower dollar amounts: SB 6398
Child support, residential schedule adjustment for support obligation determinations: HB 1694
Child support, revising uniform interstate family support act to include foreign support orders: HB 1118
Child support, state support registry, reporting hiring of certain independent contractors: SB 6398
Child support, support obligation credit for veteran's benefits paid for veteran's child: HB 1145
Child support, vehicular homicide due to alcohol or drugs, offender to pay support for victim's children: HB 1151
Children, decisions regarding, making decisions to be recognized as fundamental parental right: HB 2174, SB 6247
Custodial interference, first degree, in connection with court-ordered residential provisions for child, class C felony: HB 2624, SHB 2624, SB 6539
Divorce, provisions: HB 1021, * SHB 1021, CH 91 (2013), HB 1107, SHB 1107, HB 1353, SB 5067, SB 5614
Divorce, waiting period for, increasing to one year: SB 5614
Family and medical leave insurance program, implementing by amending provisions of family leave insurance program: HB 1457, SHB 1457, SB 5292
Family assessment response services, eligibility of child for child care, preschool, and home visiting services in connection with: * ESHB 2519, CH 160 (2014), SB 6538, SSB 6538, 2SSB 6538
Family assessment response services, eligibility of child for early learning and child care in connection with: HB 2519
Family coordinators in schools, funding allocation: SB 5117
Family court proceedings, appointment of guardian ad litem for a child: SB 6447
Family engagement coordinators in schools, funding allocation: HB 1560, ESHB 2034, HB 2051
Family leave insurance program, delaying implementation until funding and benefits payment authorized in law: * HB 2044, CH 26 (2013)
Family leave insurance program, establishing joint legislative task force on family and medical leave insurance: ESB 5903
Family leave insurance program, repealing family and medical leave insurance act: SB 5159
Family leave insurance program, repealing family and medical leave insurance act if not funded: ESB 5903
Family treatment courts, including in definition of drug courts: HB 1834
Grandparents, visitation with grandchild, right to seek through courts: HB 1934, ESHB 1934
Home visiting and parent and caregiver support, department of early learning to reserve funds for: HB 1723, SHB 1723, * 2SHB 1723, CH 323 (2013) PV
Incarcerated, parental rights when: HB 1284, * SHB 1284, CH 173 (2013), SB 5460, SSB 5460
Indecent liberties, modifying definition to include spouses: * HB 1108, CH 94 (2013)
Marriage, dissolution after making a will, adding stepchild of former spouse to provisions: SB 5067
Marriage, dissolution, court to consider domestic violence history when ordering maintenance: HB 2444
Marriage, dissolution, encouraging reconciliation and nonadversarial approaches through family second chances act: SB 5614
Marriage, dissolution, harmful effects of parental child abduction during custody disputes: HB 1021, * SHB 1021, CH 91 (2013)
Marriage, dissolution, increasing waiting period for divorce to one year: SB 5614
Marriage, dissolution, maintenance order that leads to public assistance eligibility, not granting: HB 2483
Marriage, dissolution, mediation for parenting plan issues: HB 1353
Marriage, dissolution, parenting plan modification, objection to relocation of child's residence: HB 2197, SHB 2197
Marriage, dissolution, residential provisions for children of military parents: HB 1107, SHB 1107
Marriage, legal separation, maintenance order that leads to public assistance eligibility, not granting: HB 2483
Marriage, solemnizations of, authorizing without requiring certain judges and elected officials to perform: HB 1589
Marriage, solemnizations of, requirements and procedures for surname changes, as well as exemption from certain name change requirements: HB 1838
Marriage, solemnizations of, requirements and procedures for surname changes, including criminal offenders and sex offender: ESHB 1838, SB 6410
Marriage, solemnizing by tribal court judges: HB 1083
Marriage, solemnizing by tribal court judges and judges of courts of limited jurisdiction: 2ESHB 1083
Owen family, recognizing: * SR 8656 (2013)
Owen, Tim and Cheryl, honoring: * SR 8656 (2013)
Parent involved with dependency system, work group to consider creating certificate of suitability for parents who have turned their lives around: SB 5565, * SSB 5565, CH 162 (2013)
Parent with founded finding of child abuse or neglect, work group to consider creating certificate of rehabilitation for parents who have turned their lives around: * SSB 5565, CH 162 (2013)
Parent with founded finding of child abuse or neglect, work group to consider creating certificate of suitability for parents who have turned their lives around: SB 5565
Parent-child relationship, termination of, when child conceived through sex offense or incest: SB 6374
Parentage, adjudication of, public inspection of final order and subsequent records: * SSB 5135, CH 246 (2013)
Parentage, adjudication of, public inspection of judicial proceeding documents and pleadings: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5135
Parental rights, making decisions regarding child to be recognized as fundamental right: HB 2174, SB 6247
Parental rights, requesting that Congress propose parental rights amendment to states for ratification: HJM 4004
Parental rights, termination of, court-ordered filing of petition in certain cases of parental noncompliance: EHB 2582
Parental rights, termination of, right to jury trial: SB 5764
Parental rights, when incarcerated: * SHB 1284, CH 173 (2013), SSB 5460
Parental rights, when incarcerated or in residential substance abuse treatment: HB 1284, SB 5460
Parenting plans, dissolution of marriage, residential provisions for children: HB 1107, SHB 1107, HB 1353
Parenting sentencing alternative, expanding categories of offenses eligible for: SB 6327
Paternity, termination of legal responsibilities when genetic testing establishes nonpaternity: SB 5997
Rape, pregnant survivor of, assistance of court to avoid parenting interactions with rapist: HB 2559, SB 6364
Rape, third degree, modifying definition to include spouses: * HB 1108, CH 94 (2013)
Relatives, placement of child in dependency proceedings with: SB 5763
Relatives, placement of child in dependency proceedings with, Alexis Stuth act: SB 5762
School, child's success in, analyzing data on effect of family factors on: HB 2739, * SHB 2739, CH 196 (2014)
Schools, public, developing model language access policy and procedure for adoption by districts to aid diverse parents: HB 1815, SHB 1815, 2SHB 1815
Stillbirth, certificates of, issuance by county registrar to mother or father: HB 1137
Substance abuse treatment, participating in, parental rights when: HB 1284, SB 5460
Support, child and spousal, revising uniform interstate family support act to include foreign support orders: HB 1118
Surname changes after solemnization of marriage, requirements and procedures, including criminal offenders and sex offenders: ESHB 1838, SB 6410
Surname changes after solemnization of marriage, requirements, procedures, and exemption from certain name change requirements: HB 1838
Threats against family members, mental status evaluation and treatment for individual who threatens to kill: HB 2508
Uniform interstate family support act, revising to include foreign support orders: HB 1118
Visitation, grandparents of child, right to seek through courts: HB 1934, ESHB 1934
Visitation, persons with ongoing and substantial relationship with child, right to seek through courts: HB 1934, ESHB 1934
Visitation, seeking through courts, impact of criminal record on: HB 1934, ESHB 1934
Visitation, sibling visitation after dependency proceedings dismissed: HB 1140, SHB 1140
Visitation, sibling visitation for children in foster care: HB 1204, ESHB 1204, SB 5389, SSB 5389, * E2SSB 5389, CH 316 (2013)
Visitation, third-party, conditions and procedures: HB 1506
Working families' tax exemption for eligible low-income persons, for certain sales taxes paid, modifying provisions: HB 1890
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE  DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RSS Feed
               
Children's services caseworkers, requiring domestic violence training for: SSB 5162, SB 5315, * SSB 5315, CH 254 (2013)
Children, domestic violence against, modifying offender score provisions: HB 2194
Felony domestic violence offenses, plead and proven, supervision of offenders by department of corrections: SB 6192, SSB 6192, 2SSB 6192
Juveniles, arrested for nonfelonious domestic violence, responding officer placement options for certain juveniles: HB 2455, HB 2722, SB 6254
Juveniles, felonious domestic violence, responding officer authority to arrest certain juveniles for: SHB 2722
Marriage, dissolution, court to consider domestic violence history when ordering maintenance: HB 2444
Powell fatality team, implementing recommendations: SB 5315, * SSB 5315, CH 254 (2013)
Victims, paid sick and safe leave, establishing minimum standards: HB 1313, ESHB 1313, SB 5594
Victims, paid sick and safe leave, geographic limitations on local leave programs: HB 1781, ESB 5726
Victims, paid sick and safe leave, state preemption of local leave regulation: HB 1780, SB 5728
Wounds, bullet and stab, requiring hospitals to follow their established procedures when patient indicates domestic violence caused their injury: * ESB 5305, CH 252 (2013)
DRIVER TRAINING SCHOOLS  (See TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION)
DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES  DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES RSS Feed
               (See also IDENTIFICATION; LICENSING, DEPARTMENT; MOTOR VEHICLES; TRAFFIC; TRAFFIC OFFENSES; TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATION)
Agricultural driving permit, applying for, verifying citizenship or lawful presence in U.S.: SB 5012
Ambulances, requirements for driver training: HB 2255, SHB 2255
Cell phones, using while operating a motor vehicle, modifying provisions concerning infractions and exemptions: SB 6227, SSB 6227
Commercial drivers, learner's permits, increasing application fee: SB 6577
Commercial drivers, license applicants, allowing chiropractors to conduct physical examinations for: HB 1573
Commercial drivers, license holders, employer notification when license suspended: HB 1070
Commercial drivers, licenses and learner's permits, modifying provisions: HB 1752, * SHB 1752, CH 224 (2013), SB 5590, SSB 5590, SB 6577
Commercial drivers, licenses, issuance to certain veterans with truck-driving experience: HB 2453
Commercial drivers, licenses, modifying fee provisions: SB 5857, ESSB 5857, SB 6577
Commercial drivers, texting or use of hand-held mobile telephone by, adding to list of serious traffic violations: HB 1752, * SHB 1752, CH 224 (2013), SB 5590, SSB 5590
Community trip reduction plans, creation and implementation by cities and counties: HB 2688
Commute trip reduction tax credit, modifying provisions: HB 2687
Commute trip reduction, tax credit, extending expiration date for: HB 1974, HB 2687
Drayage truck operators, provisions concerning contracts with port districts: HB 1719, SHB 1719, SB 5742
Fees, various, modifying distribution to improve transportation system revenue: HB 1954, ESHB 1954, SB 5920
For hire vehicle operators, industrial insurance coverage provisions: HB 1718, SB 5814
For hire vehicles and for hire vehicle operators, provisions: HB 1702
Instruction permits, applying for, proof of Washington residency: HB 1041
Instruction permits, applying for, providing proof of citizenship or lawful presence: SB 5380
Instruction permits, applying for, verifying citizenship or lawful presence in U.S.: SB 5012
Instruction permits, fee for, modifying distribution of moneys to improve transportation system revenue: HB 1954, ESHB 1954, SB 5920
Instruction permits, for minors, design to indicate age of holder: HB 2471
Insurance and financial responsibility program, modifying provisions: HB 2713
Insurance and financial responsibility program, transferring: HB 2448, * SHB 2448, CH 17 (2014), SB 6270, SSB 6270
Insurance, liability and financial responsibility, modifying provisions: HB 2448, * SHB 2448, CH 17 (2014), HB 2713, SB 6270, SSB 6270
Insurance, proof of financial security, to include proof on portable electronic device: * ESSB 5095, CH 157 (2013)
Insurance, proof of sufficient liability policy, random sampling program to determine financial responsibility of vehicle owners, establishment: HB 1803
Insurance, proof of sufficient liability policy, to include proof on mobile electronic device: HB 1813, SB 5095
Licenses, applying for, charging fee for driver licensing examination and vision test: HB 1973
Licenses, applying for, nighttime vision acuity testing: SB 5379
Licenses, applying for, proof of Washington residency: HB 1041
Licenses, applying for, providing proof of citizenship or lawful presence: SB 5380
Licenses, applying for, verifying citizenship or lawful presence in U.S.: SB 5012
Licenses, authorizing veteran designation on driver's license, application process: HB 2343, SHB 2343, * SB 5775, CH 185 (2014)
Licenses, confidential, issuance for certain law enforcement purposes, including records provisions: HB 1832, SB 5591, * SSB 5591, CH 336 (2013)
Licenses, enhanced, for crossing state border with Canada, setting fee for: ESHB 1954, SB 5857, ESSB 5857, SB 6577
Licenses, examination and vision test, charging fee: HB 1973
Licenses, for minors, design to indicate age of holder: HB 2471
Licenses, issuance and renewal of, modifying distribution of fees to improve transportation system revenue: HB 1954, ESHB 1954, SB 5920
Licenses, motorcycle with stabilizing conversion kit, requiring special endorsement on driver's license for three-wheeled motorcycle: * SHB 1334, CH 174 (2013)
Licenses, public employee, public records exemption for license number: HB 2376, ESHB 2376, SB 6517, * ESSB 6517, CH 106 (2014)
Limousine businesses, chauffeurs for, modifying provisions concerning certain violations by: HB 1702
Limousine businesses, including chauffeurs, industrial insurance coverage provisions: HB 1718, SB 5814
Limousine chauffeurs owning or leasing vehicle, industrial insurance coverage provisions: HB 2152, SHB 2152
Motorcyclists, illegal profiling of, ending: SB 6432
Off-road vehicles, including nonhighway and wheeled all-terrain vehicles, driver provisions: HB 2675, SHB 2675
Records, driving records and juvenile traffic charges, modifying distribution of fees to improve transportation system revenue: HB 1954, ESHB 1954, SB 5920
Studded tires, use of, issuance of permit and payment of annual permit fee to be used for highway preservation: SB 5583
Studded tires, use of, issuance of permit and payment of permit fee: SB 5857, ESSB 5857
Taxicab businesses, industrial insurance coverage provisions: HB 1718, SB 5814
Taxicab operators owning or leasing vehicle, industrial insurance coverage provisions: HB 2152, SHB 2152
Young driver risk prevention traffic safety course, requirements for certain young driver's license applicants: SB 6503
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE  (See TRAFFIC OFFENSES)
DRUG ABUSE  (See ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE)
DRUG COURTS  (See COURTS)
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               (See also MEDICINE AND MEDICAL DEVICES; PHARMACIES AND PHARMACISTS)
Cannabis products, crime-related use or possession prohibitions, role in general sentencing provisions: HB 2206, SB 5966, SSB 5966
Cannabis, medical use, amending provisions: HB 1084, HB 1662, HB 2233, SB 5528, SSB 5528, SB 5887, SSB 5887, 2SSB 5887, E3SSB 5887
Cannabis, medical use, levying marijuana excise tax to be collected from medical cannabis dispensaries: HB 1789
Cannabis, medical use, levying medical cannabis excise tax on wholesale sales of dried cannabis to processor or dispensary: SB 5887
Cannabis, medical use, Ric Smith memorial act: HB 1084
Cannabis, recreational and medical, state cannabis industry coordinating committee, establishment: ESSB 6542
Cannabis, recreational industry, state cannabis industry coordinating committee, establishment: SB 6542
Controlled substances act, certain provisions, state preemption of local government laws and ordinances: SHB 2144, HB 2638
Controlled substances, crime-related use or possession prohibitions, role in general sentencing provisions: HB 2206, SB 5966, SSB 5966
Controlled substances, possession without prescription, downgrading to misdemeanor: HB 2116
Dextromethorphan, finished drug products containing, retail sale requirements: HB 2163, SHB 2163, * 2SHB 2163, CH 64 (2014), SB 6032
Driving under the influence, comprehensive amendments to provisions, including adding of marijuana and THC in certain cases: HB 1482, SHB 1482, HB 2030, SHB 2030, SB 5912, SSB 5912, * E2SSB 5912, CH 35 (2013)
Driving under the influence, creating 24/7 alcohol/drug monitoring, revolving account, and program: SHB 2030
Driving under the influence, creating statewide 24/7 sobriety program and 24/7 sobriety account: HB 2030, SB 5912
Driving under the influence, creating statewide 24/7 sobriety program and pilot project and 24/7 sobriety account: SSB 5912, * E2SSB 5912, CH 35 (2013)
Driving under the influence, eliminating ten-year look back periods from class C felony criteria: HB 2085
Driving under the influence, extending time periods for relevance of prior offenses: HB 2701, SB 6085, SSB 6085
Driving under the influence, prior offense, expanding definition for sentencing: * SB 6413, CH 100 (2014)
Driving under the influence, probable cause for arresting and taking into custody without warrant: HB 2083
Driving under the influence, reducing prior offense threshold for class C felony: HB 2084, SB 6090
Driving under the influence, requiring impaired driving offenders to pay costs of incarceration: SB 5951
Driving under the influence, serving certain sentences consecutively with ignition-interlock device-related violations: * SB 6415, CH 101 (2014)
Driving under the influence, Washington impaired driving work group, establishment: SHB 2030
Drug courts, authority to establish, expanding to include all jurisdictions: * SB 5797, CH 257 (2013)
Drug courts, authority to merge with DUI and mental health courts, expanding to include all jurisdictions: * SB 5797, CH 257 (2013)
Drug courts, definition of, including family treatment courts in: HB 1834
Family treatment courts, including in definition of drug courts: HB 1834
Health departments, local, drug and device dispensing policies and procedures: EHB 1538
Hydrocodone combination products, allowing use by optometrists: HB 2173, SB 6038
Marijuana, adding marijuana and THC to various driving under the influence provisions: HB 1482, SHB 1482, HB 2030, SHB 2030, SB 5912, SSB 5912, * E2SSB 5912, CH 35 (2013)
Marijuana, creating Washington publicly owned trust and trust commission: SB 5955
Marijuana, crime-related cannabis product use or possession prohibitions, role in general sentencing provisions: HB 2206, SB 5966, SSB 5966
Marijuana, criminal acts by or with minors, new provisions: HB 2706, SHB 2706, SSB 6158
Marijuana, dedicated local jurisdiction marijuana fund, creation: HB 2566
Marijuana, definitions, clarifying to clearly exclude industrial hemp: HB 2767
Marijuana, environmental impacts of various means of producing, liquor control board to consult with department of ecology to examine: HB 1992
Marijuana, excise tax revenues, distribution for Puget Sound ferries and Tacoma Narrows toll bridge facility: HB 2772
Marijuana, excise tax revenues, distribution to cities and counties: HB 2566, HB 2732, HB 2772, SB 6393
Marijuana, excise tax revenues, redirecting certain revenues to low-income health care: HB 2793
Marijuana, exhibiting effects of having consumed, including in negligent driving in first degree provisions: HB 2028
Marijuana, legal marketplace for, regulation by liquor control board, deleting certain fees and fines: HB 2000
Marijuana, legal marketplace for, technical changes to facilitate liquor control board creation of regulatory scheme: HB 2000
Marijuana, licensed commercial recreational marijuana businesses, prohibiting local governments from impeding: HB 2322
Marijuana, local control over marijuana commerce act, authorizing prohibition of production and retail facilities: HB 2510
Marijuana, local control over marijuana use and possession act, authorizing prohibition of possession: HB 2509
Marijuana, marijuana excise tax, from marijuana sales, depositing revenue in dedicated local jurisdiction marijuana fund: HB 2144, SHB 2144
Marijuana, medical marijuana system, aligning with recreational marijuana system: SSB 5887, 2SSB 5887, E3SSB 5887, SB 6178, SSB 6178, 2SSB 6178
Marijuana, medical use, levying medical cannabis excise tax on wholesale sales of dried cannabis to processor or dispensary: SB 5887
Marijuana, medical use, provider and patient permits to grow or provide: HB 2511
Marijuana, medical use, sales and use tax exemptions for purchases by qualifying patients: HB 2198, SHB 2198, 2SHB 2198
Marijuana, medical, amending provisions: HB 1084, HB 1662, HB 2233, SB 5528, SSB 5528, SB 5887, SSB 5887, 2SSB 5887, E3SSB 5887, SB 6178, SSB 6178, 2SSB 6178
Marijuana, medical, legal amounts left at retail stores holding pharmacy license, notification and disposal requirements: * EHB 1808, CH 133 (2013)
Marijuana, medical, levying marijuana excise tax to be collected from medical cannabis dispensaries: HB 1789
Marijuana, medical, revising and renaming Washington state medical use of cannabis act: HB 2149, SHB 2149, E2SHB 2149
Marijuana, misdemeanor offenses, vacating of, conditions and exceptions: HB 1661, SHB 1661
Marijuana, production and producers, exemption from certain agricultural statutes: * SB 6505, CH 140 (2014)
Marijuana, prohibiting purchases of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia with public assistance electronic benefit cards: ESSB 5279
Marijuana, property taxation of marijuana-related trademarks, trade names, brand names, patents, and copyrights: HB 1976
Marijuana, purchase by minors, specifying criminal acts and penalties: HB 2303, SB 6158, SSB 6158
Marijuana, purchase by minors, using certain minors in controlled purchase compliance check programs: HB 2303, SB 6158
Marijuana, recreational and medical, state cannabis industry coordinating committee, establishment: ESSB 6542
Marijuana, recreational industry, state cannabis industry coordinating committee, establishment: SB 6542
Marijuana, recreational sales of, creating system for taxation and tracking of sales: HB 2786
Marijuana, recreational use industry, delaying use of tax preferences by: HB 2409, * SB 6505, CH 140 (2014)
Marijuana, recreational use system, aligning medical marijuana system with: SSB 5887, 2SSB 5887, E3SSB 5887, SB 6178, SSB 6178, 2SSB 6178
Marijuana, recreational, tax stamp system for sale of: HB 2411
Marijuana, regulating licensing of producers, preferring and incentivizing rural area production operations on unenclosed outdoor agricultural lands: HB 1991
Marijuana, requesting that drug enforcement administration reclassify as schedule II drug: SJM 8000, SSJM 8000, SJM 8010
Marijuana, retail licenses and permits, obtaining by persons convicted of automated sales suppression device or phantom ware use, prohibitions: SB 6543
Marijuana, retail licenses, endorsement to sell to medical and recreational marijuana users: E3SSB 5887
Marijuana, retail licenses, endorsement to sell to medical marijuana users: SSB 5887, 2SSB 5887, SB 6178, SSB 6178, 2SSB 6178
Marijuana, retail licenses, to include processing and processors: HB 2304, SB 6160, SSB 6160
Marijuana, retail licenses, to include processing and processors and marijuana concentrates: * ESHB 2304, CH 192 (2014)
Marijuana, statutory provisions, state preemption of local government laws and ordinances: SHB 2144, HB 2638
Marijuana, technical corrections to marijuana law: HB 1597
Marijuana, THC concentration, correcting definition of: * EHB 2056, CH 116 (2013)
Marijuana, THC concentration, directing that HB 2056 correcting definition be considered: * HCR 4405 (2013)
Marijuana, use by offender during community custody: SB 5010, SSB 5010
Prescription drug manufacturers, participation in prescription donation for uninsured persons, including immunity provisions: HB 1382, SHB 1382, SB 5148, * SSB 5148, CH 260 (2013)
Prescription drugs and devices, duty of pharmacy to facilitate delivery, requirements: SB 5934
Prescription drugs and devices, pharmacy duty to refer patient to another pharmacy in certain cases, requirements: SB 5934
Prescription drugs and supplies, donated, authorizing dispensing to uninsured persons: HB 1382, SHB 1382, SB 5148, * SSB 5148, CH 260 (2013)
Prescription drugs, controlled substances, electronic communication of prescription or refill authorization: HB 1155, SHB 1155, SB 5416, * SSB 5416, CH 276 (2013)
Prescription drugs, direct patient-provider practices: HB 1480, * ESHB 1480, CH 126 (2013), SB 5539
Prescription drugs, including daily cost-sharing rate, medication synchronization, and prorated dispensing fees: SB 6367
Prescription drugs, insurer or utilization review entity clinical review criteria, allowing off-label uses and repeat prescriptions: HB 1943
Prescription drugs, legend drug act, including pharmacists: * HB 1182, CH 71 (2013), SHB 1182
Prescription drugs, mental health prescriptions, assuring inclusion in patient's electronic medical record: SB 6360
Prescription drugs, ninety-day supply limit, placing conditions on dispensing in keeping with: HB 1583, SB 5459, * SSB 5459, CH 262 (2013)
Prescription drugs, prior authorization process, work group to develop criteria for streamlining: * E2SSB 5267, CH 215 (2013)
Prescription drugs, through medicaid managed care, enrollee comprehensive medication management: SSB 5213, * 2SSB 5213, CH 261 (2013)
Prescription drugs, through medicaid managed care, enrollee comprehensive medication management process: HB 1637
Prescription drugs, through medicaid managed care, enrollee prescription review process: SB 5213
Prescription drugs, warehousing and reselling, repealing preferential business and occupation tax rate to provide basic education and higher education funding: ESHB 2034, HB 2038, ESHB 2038
Prescription drugs, warehousing and reselling, repealing preferential business and occupation tax rate to provide basic education funding: HB 2796, SB 6574
Prescription monitoring database, access for clinical laboratories: EHB 1593, SB 5772
Prescription monitoring program, department of health, funding program entirely from medicaid fraud penalty account: * HB 1565, CH 36 (2013), SB 5493
Prescription monitoring program, department of health, integrating into coordinated care electronic tracking program: SB 5554
Prescriptions written by physician and osteopathic physician assistants in other states, authorizing pharmacies to fill: HB 1596, SB 5524, * SSB 5524, CH 12 (2013)
Uniform controlled substances act, revising definition of THC concentration for purposes of: * EHB 2056, CH 116 (2013)
DUMBWAITERS  (See CONVEYANCES)