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

IDENTICARDS  (See IDENTIFICATION)
IDENTIFICATION  IDENTIFICATION RSS Feed
               (See also IDENTITY)
Biometric identifiers, attaining, using, disclosing, requirements and prohibitions: HB 1493, HB 1717, * SHB 1717, CH 306 (2017), * HB 2213, CH 1 (2017)
Biometric identifiers, enrolling in a database, requirements and prohibitions: * ESHB 1493, CH 299 (2017)
Biometric identifiers, excluding DNA and fingerprints from requirements for, when: * HB 2213, CH 1 (2017)
Identicards, address of record, uniform process for updating, when: HB 1813, * SHB 1813, CH 147 (2017), SB 5271, SSB 5271
Identicards, enhanced, automatic voter registration for applicants for: SB 5469
Identicards, enhanced, fees: HB 1041, HB 2219, * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Identicards, for federal purposes/REAL ID act alignment, issuance: HB 2176
Identicards, for homeless persons under 18: * SB 5382, CH 122 (2017)
Identicards, for offenders being released from state prisons: HB 1679, SHB 1679, SB 5558, SSB 5558, 2SSB 5558, 3SSB 5558, SB 5904, SB 5934, ESSB 5934
Identicards, standard, marking as not for federal purposes: HB 2176
Identicards, standard, marking as REAL ID noncompliant, when: HB 1041, * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Identicards, standard, REAL ID noncompliant, prohibiting certain enforcement uses: * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Natural death act, advance directives, notaries and proof of identity for: HB 1640, SB 5478
REAL ID act of 2005, federal, repealing certain provisions complying/implementing: HB 1041, HB 2176, * ESB 5008, CH 310 (2017)
Social security numbers, data standards for, including prohibitions: HB 2249
Social security numbers, preventing proliferation of, legislative task force on, creating: HB 2249
IDENTITY  IDENTITY RSS Feed
               (See also GENDER IDENTITY; IDENTIFICATION)
Concealing with mask, hood, or device, gross misdemeanor, when, exceptions: SB 5941
IMMIGRATION, IMMIGRANTS, AND IMMIGRATION STATUS  IMMIGRATION, IMMIGRANTS, AND IMMIGRATION STATUS RSS Feed
               (See also DISCRIMINATION; HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION; MINORITIES)
Aliens, lawful resident, unlawful investigation or detainment of, felony: SB 5176
Crime victim certification steering committee, convening: HB 1022, SHB 1022
Discrimination, based on citizenship or immigration status, freedom from: HB 2030, SB 5803
Federal immigration laws, using state militia to enforce, prohibiting: SB 5852
Federal naturalization test, civics component as school graduation requirement: HB 1706
Human trafficking, noncitizen victims and family members, public assistance for: SB 5818
Identicards, for offenders being released from state prisons, immigration status, role of: 3SSB 5558
Information and assistance, immigration and citizenship hotline and web site for: HB 2029, ESHB 2029, SB 5801
Keep Washington working act, supporting immigrants in workplace and generally: HB 1985, SB 5689
Keep Washington working statewide steering committee, establishing: HB 1985, SB 5689
National origin, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: HB 2097, SB 5828
Nonimmigrant visas, U and T, college bound scholarship resident status and: HB 1488, SHB 1488, 2SHB 1488
Nonimmigrant visas, U and T, for noncitizen human trafficking victims: HB 1022, SHB 1022
Registration or surveillance programs, agency aiding of, prohibiting, when: HB 1985, SB 5689
Religious beliefs, law enforcement actions based on, prohibitions: HB 2097, SB 5828
Religious beliefs, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: HB 2097, SB 5828
Special immigrant juvenile status, vulnerable youth guardianships and: HB 1988, * SHB 1988, CH 279 (2017), SB 5559, SSB 5559, 2SSB 5559
Youth, immigrant, vulnerable youth guardianships, establishment by court, when: HB 1988, * SHB 1988, CH 279 (2017), SB 5559, SSB 5559, 2SSB 5559
Youth, immigrant, vulnerable youth guardianships, trafficking task force role: * SHB 1988, CH 279 (2017), SSB 5559, 2SSB 5559
IMMUNIZATION  (See HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC)
INCAPACITATED PERSONS  (See ABORTION; VULNERABLE ADULTS)
INCOME TAX  (See TAXES, GENERALLY)
INDETERMINATE SENTENCE REVIEW BOARD  INDETERMINATE SENTENCE REVIEW BOARD RSS Feed
               
Older offenders, petitioning board for early release, when: HB 1866
INDIAN AFFAIRS, GOVERNOR'S OFFICE OF  INDIAN AFFAIRS, GOVERNOR'S OFFICE OF RSS Feed
               (See also INDIANS)
Abolishing office and transferring functions to new commission on minority affairs: HB 2183
INDIANS  INDIANS RSS Feed
               
Access for all trust, Washington, creating, and consulting with tribes, when: SB 5747
Chehalis board, voting members from certain tribes, appointment procedures: * HB 1150 (2017) V, * ESB 5097, CH 27 (2017)
Child custody, proceedings, petitioning party notice to tribal agent: * ESHB 1814, CH 269 (2017)
Children, dependency proceedings, transferring jurisdiction from tribe, when: HB 2045, SHB 2045, SB 5770, SSB 5770
Creative districts, state-certified, designation and certification of: HB 1183, * SHB 1183, CH 240 (2017), SB 5300, SSB 5300, 2SSB 5300
Dental health aide therapist services for Indian tribes: HB 1364, HB 1414, SHB 1414, SB 5079, * SSB 5079, CH 5 (2017), SB 5224
Dental health aide therapists, tribal, transition to licensed dental therapists: HB 1364, SB 5224
Dual language learning and native language retention in tribal schools: HB 1445, * SHB 1445, CH 236 (2017), SB 5529, SSB 5529
Elk, Colockum herd, active management pilot project, Yakama nation role: * SHB 1353, CH 244 (2017)
Family and medical leave, paid, insurance program for, participation by tribes: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Fish and shellfish harvest information, tribal, disclosure exemption, when: * ESB 5761, CH 71 (2017)
Fuel tax agreements, authorizing, when: HB 1063
Fuel taxes, liability for and collection of, when: ESB 5741
Health security trust, role of tribal governments in creating: HB 1026
Hunting, tribal consultation regarding DFW policies and actions affecting: HB 1097, ESHB 1097
Indian affairs, governor's office of, abolishing, and transferring functions of: HB 2183
Indigenous peoples' day, renaming Columbus day as: HB 2267
Inquests, by coroner, death resulting from interaction with law enforcement: SB 5769, SSB 5769
Marijuana, businesses and entities, siting near tribal reservation, provisions: HB 1937
Marijuana, businesses, general licensing process, notice to tribal government: EHB 1857, SB 5131, * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, businesses, license issuance, tribal consent for, when: * ESSB 5131, CH 317 (2017)
Marijuana, sales of, tribal marijuana tax agreements: SHB 1712
Mental health services, children's, through tribal organizations: SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Minority affairs, commission on, creating: HB 2183
Motor vehicles, registration in Indian country to evade tax or fees, prohibiting: SB 5807
Neah Bay High School Red Devils boys' football and basketball teams, honoring: * SR 8638 (2017)
Summit council on Indian affairs, joint, establishing with administrative committee: HB 1357, SHB 1357, 2SHB 1357, SB 5511
Tonasket, Mel, of Confederated Tribes of the Colville Indian Reservation, honoring: * HR 4644 (2017)
Tribal clients, in-home personal care by family member for, payment for, when: * 2ESB 5867, CH 34 (2017)
Tribal clients, in-home respite care by family member for, payment for, when: * 2ESB 5867, CH 34 (2017)
Tribal courts, solemnizing of marriages by judges: * HB 1091, CH 130 (2017)
Tribal history, Since Time Immemorial curriculum in teacher preparation programs: HB 2034, SB 5028
Tribal water protection fund, depositing certain oil spill response tax receipts into: HB 1868
Vapor products, tax on, tax contracts and agreements with tribes: HB 2165, SHB 2165
INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE  (See INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE APPEALS, BOARD; WORKERS' COMPENSATION)
INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE APPEALS, BOARD  INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE APPEALS, BOARD RSS Feed
               
Medical decisions by board, expert testimony, consideration of: HB 1729
INFRASTRUCTURE, LOCAL  (See LAND USE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; PUBLIC WORKS)
INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM  INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM RSS Feed
               
Fiscal impact statements, for initiatives/ballot measures, preparing, deadline: SHB 1981
Initiative 1351, K-12 class size reductions, repealing: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Initiative 200 (1999), state civil rights act, repealing and removing references to: HB 1158
Initiative 594, background checks for gun sales and transfers, repealing: HB 1380
Initiative 732, K-12 employee cost-of-living adjustments, repealing: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Initiatives, comprehensive review before filing: SB 5386
Initiatives, fee for filing: SB 5386
Initiatives, filing requirements for: SB 5386
Initiatives, I-1433 minimum wage increase, reducing: HB 1724, SB 5541
Injection sites, safe, ending via state regulatory preemption, submission to people: HB 1761, SB 5223, SSB 5223
Signature gatherers, entities that compensate, disclosure requirements: HB 1537, SB 5397
INSURANCE  INSURANCE RSS Feed
               (See also HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; INSURANCE COMMISSIONER; POLLUTION LIABILITY INSURANCE AGENCY; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE; PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' BENEFITS BOARD)
Access for all trust, Washington, creating as single health financing entity: SB 5747
Apple care trust, Washington, and committees, as single health financing agency: SB 5701
Contracting agents, workers providing services via, qualified benefit providers for: HB 2109
Contracts, claiming loss under, insurer examination under oath of person: HB 1326, SB 5521
Contracts, vision care insuring entity contracts with providers, prohibitions: HB 1463, SB 5410
Dental, dental only plans, carrier benefits explanations, work group, convening: ESHB 1316
Dental, dental only plans, extending patient bill of rights protections to: HB 1316, ESHB 1316
Dental, dental only plans, extending patient protections to: HB 1316, ESHB 1316
Drivers, financial responsibility coverage, youth in foster care, support for: HB 1808, * ESHB 1808, CH 206 (2017), SB 5663
Drivers, financial responsibility, attestation before issuance of registration: HB 1977
Drivers, financial responsibility, for autonomous vehicle, provisions: HB 2131
Drivers, financial responsibility, on motorcycle, moped, or motor-driven cycle: HB 1804, SHB 1804
Drivers, financial responsibility, proof before issuance of registration: HB 1940, SB 5153
Family and medical leave, ombuds office for, establishing: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Family and medical leave, paid, insurance program for, creating: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Family and medical leave, paid, insurance program for, employee opt-out: SB 5983
Family leave insurance, modifying and adding medical leave to: HB 1116, SHB 1116, SB 5032
Family leave insurance, modifying and adding paid family leave benefits: SB 5149
Family leave/insurance, replacing with paid family and medical leave insurance: * SSB 5975, CH 5 (2017)
Firearms, liability coverage for, requiring for lawful purchase: SB 5795
Funeral planning and services, as noninsurance benefits, when: HB 1066, EHB 1081, * ESB 5042, CH 32 (2017)
Health benefit exchange, apple health public option through: SB 5984
Health benefit exchange, as qualified voter registration agency: SB 5857
Health benefit exchange, COFA citizens, premium assistance program for: HB 1291, SHB 1291, SB 5683
Health benefit exchange, extending health plan filing date, when: HB 2228
Health care, access for all trust, creating as single health financing entity: SB 5747
Health care, apple care trust, creation of, and single benefits package: SB 5701
Health care, apple health plus program for underserved areas, establishing: HB 2232
Health care, apple health public option via exchange when medicaid-ineligible: SB 5984
Health care, balance billing by out-of-network providers, protections against: HB 1117, HB 2114, ESHB 2114, SB 5579, SB 5619
Health care, breast reconstruction and prostheses coverage for cancer patients: HB 2043, SB 5481, * SSB 5481, CH 91 (2017)
Health care, chiropractic services, reimbursement parity for: SB 5518
Health care, commissioner regulatory activities performance data, annual report: HB 1576
Health care, contraceptive drugs, twelve-month-supply refill reimbursement: HB 1234, * SHB 1234, CH 293 (2017), SB 5554, SSB 5554
Health care, drug mail order services, unintentional use/enrollment, protections: SB 5744, SSB 5744
Health care, employee birth control and reproductive health care coverage: SB 5760
Health care, facility seeking reimbursement for sexual assault examination, when: HB 2102
Health care, generic drug price increase notification: SB 5995
Health care, health security trust, creating: HB 1026
Health care, healthy Washington board, creating for new single-payer program: SB 5957
Health care, healthy Washington program for single-payer coverage, establishing: SB 5957
Health care, in- and out-of-network providers and facilities, carrier requirements: HB 1870, SB 5654
Health care, individual insurance market participation, extending plan filing date: HB 2228
Health care, individual market stability program, information confidentiality: HB 2222, * ESHB 2222, CH 30 (2017), SB 5950
Health care, mammography, coverage to include digital breast tomosynthesis: SB 5912
Health care, nonpublic personal health information, disclosure: HB 1043, * SHB 1043, CH 193 (2017), SB 5124
Health care, out-of-pocket cost estimates before services, requiring: HB 1619
Health care, Pacific islander COFA citizens, health care premium assistance: HB 1291, SHB 1291, SB 5683
Health care, patient bill of rights, extending protections to dental only coverage: HB 1316, ESHB 1316
Health care, patient protections, extending to dental only coverage: HB 1316, ESHB 1316
Health care, premiums and prepayments tax, repealing: SB 5747
Health care, prescription drug cost and utilization data, reporting: HB 1541, SHB 1541, 2SHB 1541, SB 5401, SB 5586
Health care, prescription drugs, continued coverage and cost, requirements: HB 1211, SB 5160
Health care, preventive services, all plans to cover, requirements, when: HB 1523, ESHB 1523, SB 5602
Health care, records for social security disability benefits denial appeal, free copy: HB 1239, ESHB 1239
Health care, records for supplement security income denial appeals, free copy of: ESHB 1239
Health care, school district and ESD basic benefits determination by PEBB: SB 5726, SSB 5726
Health care, school district-offered coverage, employee percentage cost share: HB 2110
Health care, school district-offered coverage, family-to-single premium cost ratio: SB 5727
Health care, school employee benefits, district and ESD reports, eliminating: * HB 1042, CH 7 (2017)
Health care, single-payer coverage, comprehensive universal, establishing: SB 5957
Health care, standardized prescription drug benefit design, committee to develop: SB 5697
Health care, state health insurance pool, certain information, confidentiality of: HB 2222, * ESHB 2222, CH 30 (2017), SB 5950
Health care, state health insurance pool, intention to study: SHB 1338, * 2SHB 1338, CH 110 (2017)
Health care, state health insurance pool, non-medicare plans, extending expiration: SHB 1338, * 2SHB 1338, CH 110 (2017)
Health care, state health insurance pool, non-medicare plans, removing expiration: HB 1338, SB 5253
Health care, state-mandated benefits, individual and small group plans exemption: SB 5637
Health care, statewide all-payer health care claims database, modifying provisions: SB 5197
Health care, step therapy, mandatory, for stage 4 metastatic cancer, prohibiting: SB 5626
Health care, step therapy, mandatory, in mental health treatment, restrictions: SB 5782, SSB 5782
Health care, step therapy, mandatory, override exception determinations for, when: SB 5757
Health care, telemedicine and store and forward technology, reimbursement: SB 5457
Health care, telemedicine as reimbursable service, originating sites for: * SB 5436, CH 219 (2017)
Health care, uniform medical plan, 3-part aim solution pilot project and study: HB 1276
Health care, vision care insuring entity contracts with providers, prohibitions: HB 1463, SB 5410
Health care, young adult affordable health care program, creating: SB 5728
Inducements, by insurer or producer, allowing, when: SB 5242
Inducements, by insurer, producer, or title insurance agent, allowing, when: HB 1185
Motor vehicles, commercial transportation services, freight delivery: HB 1073, SB 5026
Notices and documents, delivery by electronic means: HB 1845, * SHB 1845, CH 307 (2017), SB 5655, SSB 5655
Personal insurance, premium increase at renewal, written disclosure of reason for: HB 1368, SB 5497
Property insurance, rental property, owner certification of fire safety compliance: SB 5082
Protection product guarantees, providers of, requirements for: HB 2104
Self-insurance risk programs, joint, public benefit hospital entities: * SB 5581, CH 221 (2017)
Surplus line insurance, broker licensing: HB 1027, * SHB 1027, CH 49 (2017), SB 5007, SSB 5007
Title insurance, rating and advisory organizations, rights and duties of: * EHB 1450, CH 103 (2017), ESB 5629
Vessels, self-insurance premium surcharge, imposition of, when: ESSB 5819
INSURANCE COMMISSIONER  INSURANCE COMMISSIONER RSS Feed
               (See also INSURANCE)
Breast reconstruction and prostheses, insurance coverage, commissioner role: HB 2043, SB 5481, * SSB 5481, CH 91 (2017)
Dental only plans, carrier benefits explanations, work group, OIC to convene: ESHB 1316
Drugs, generic, price increases, notifying commissioner: SB 5995
Drugs, standardized prescription benefit design, committee to develop, OIC role: SB 5697
Health care, out-of-pocket cost estimates, OIC work group and rule making for: HB 1619
Health information, nonpublic personal, disclosure by commissioner: HB 1043, * SHB 1043, CH 193 (2017), SB 5124
Health insurance market stability program, information confidentiality, OIC role: HB 2222, * ESHB 2222, CH 30 (2017), SB 5950
Health insurance pool, state, confidentiality of certain information, OIC role: HB 2222, * ESHB 2222, CH 30 (2017), SB 5950
Out-of-network providers, balance billing by, protections against, OIC role: HB 2114, ESHB 2114
Oversight of office, by legislature, concerning significant legislative rules: HB 1576
Reports, annual, OIC health insurance regulatory activities performance data: HB 1576
School employee benefits, district and ESD reports to commissioner, eliminating: * HB 1042, CH 7 (2017)
Small business retirement marketplace, investment options in, review, OIC role: HB 1850, HB 1966, SHB 1966, SB 5675, * SSB 5675, CH 69 (2017)
State, legal action against by commissioner, requirements: HB 1034
Title insurers, commissioner duties and authority: * EHB 1450, CH 103 (2017)
Young adult affordable health care program, creating, OIC role: SB 5728
INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH  (See DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH)
INTERNET  (See COMPUTERS; CURRENCY)
INTEROPERABILITY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE  (See CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, OFFICE OF THE STATE)
INTERPRETERS  (See PROFESSIONS)
INVESTMENT BOARD, STATE  INVESTMENT BOARD, STATE RSS Feed
               (See also BONDS)
Cities, first-class, retirement funds of, investment by board: SB 5116
Higher education infrastructure investment program, board role: SB 5684, SSB 5684
IRRIGATION AND IRRIGATION DISTRICTS  (See SPECIAL AND SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS; WATER; WATER RIGHTS)