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JAILS  JAILS RSS Feed
               (See also CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE)
Booking photographs, entering into jail register and opening to public: HB 1723, SHB 1723
Competency restoration, county jails as alternative locations for: HB 1597, SHB 1597, E2SHB 2060, SB 5177, SSB 5177, * 2E2SSB 5177, CH 7 (2015)
Confinement, during term of, prohibiting marijuana, alcohol, or cell phone: * SHB 2900, CH 199 (2016) PV
Custody, persons in, health care at hospitals, accompanying and payment of hospital for: SB 5593, * SSB 5593, CH 267 (2015)
DNA sample, collection at jail intake or by order, when: SB 5653, SSB 5653
DNA sample, collection from felony arrestees for certain crimes, with sample expungement right: SB 6366, SSB 6366
Health care, persons in jails, communication about services and medications for: HB 2501
Health care, persons in jails, communication about services and medications for, work group to study: SHB 2501
Juvenile offenders, placement in jail or adult detention facility, when: HB 2957
Medical assistance, benefits suspension when incarcerated: HB 2850, SB 6430
Medical assistance, benefits suspension when incarcerated or committed: * SSB 6430, CH 154 (2016)
Records, inmate, disclosure for medical and certain other services: * SSB 6430, CH 154 (2016)
Regional jails, operational standards: HB 1141
Registry information, public interest research use of, adding employment security department to agencies authorized for: SB 6677
Standards, joint legislative task force on jail standards, establishing: HB 2558, SHB 2558
JOINT MEMORIALS  JOINT MEMORIALS RSS Feed
               
Amendment convention of the states, for constitutional limits on federal government, requesting that Congress call: HJM 4013, SJM 8016
Aquatic invasive species, dreissenids (quagga and zebra mussels) prevention, requesting action by Congress: * SJM 8013 (2015)
Banking, requesting that Congress reinstate commercial and investment functions separation: SJM 8005
Blood donation, by men who have had sex with men, requesting USFDA continue deferral guidance change efforts: HJM 4012
Border crossing, extraterritorial jurisdiction for U.S. over preclearance officers in Canada, requesting Congress grant: SJM 8018, SJM 8020, SJM 8021
Child sexual abuse by school personnel and peers, requesting action: SJM 8006
Columbia river, salmon and steelhead, reintroduction above Grand Coulee and Chief Joseph dams, requesting: HJM 4014
Daylight savings time, year-round, requesting that Congress allow states to adopt: HJM 4001
Eastern Washington, new state in, petitioning for Congress to consent to formation of: HJM 4006
Election campaign contributions, requesting that Congress exercise constitutional authority to regulate: HJM 4004, SJM 8002
Elections and government policy, undue influence of money on, requesting U.S. constitutional amendment to eliminate: SJM 8011
Fossil fuels industries and labor sectors they support, requesting federal support for: HJM 4011
Free and fair elections constitutional amendment, requesting that Congress call a limited convention for: HJM 4000, SJM 8015
Global climate change, requesting action by U.S. to address: HJM 4009
Harbor maintenance tax, federal, requesting that Congress reform: SJM 8017
Hatchery and genetic management plans, Puget Sound, request concerning NOAA fisheries' review of: SJM 8007, SSJM 8007
International trade policy reforms, requesting that the president and Congress seek: SJM 8003
Internet openness, requesting that Congress protect and promote: SJM 8004
Israel's right to exist as sovereign state, requesting that the federal government support: HJM 4008
Keystone XL pipeline, requesting that the president and Congress take action to approve: SJM 8010
Memorials, resolutions, and bills from 2015 first special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4407 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills from 2015 regular session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4404 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills from 2015 second special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4409 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills from 2015 third special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4411 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills from 2016 first special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4418 (2016)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills from 2016 regular session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4416 (2016)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills, reintroduction for 2015 first special session: * HCR 4406 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills, reintroduction for 2015 second special session: * SCR 8403 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills, reintroduction for 2015 third special session: * SCR 8404 (2015)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills, reintroduction for 2016 first special session: * SCR 8407 (2016)
Memorials, resolutions, and bills, reintroduction for 2016 regular session: * HCR 4413 (2016)
National guard Stryker brigade, calling for a brigade on the west coast: * SJM 8008 (2015)
Nuclear waste repository, federal, requesting that Congress permanently site and develop: SJM 8000
Parental rights amendment, urging Congress to propose to states for ratification: HJM 4003
Port operations, negative impacts on agriculture, food, and timber industries, requesting assistance to minimize: HJM 4005
Ports, state, requesting aid to resolve Pacific maritime association and longshore and warehouse union negotiations: SJM 8009
Postal service, United States, requesting that Congress require the USPS to restore service standards: SJM 8022
SR 529 Ebey Slough bridge, new, requesting naming as Robert Rasmussen Sr. memorial bridge: HJM 4015
Stanwood railway station, requesting naming as Mary Margaret Haugen Station: SJM 8023
State route 509, requesting that transportation commission rename as Philip Martin Lelli memorial highway: * SJM 8019 (2016)
State route 99, requesting SR 99 be named William P. Stewart memorial highway: * HJM 4010 (2016), SJM 8014, SSJM 8014
Trade promotion legislation, requesting that Congress oppose in certain cases: SJM 8001
Transatlantic trade and investment partnership between the U.S. and the European Union, encouraging negotiations: HJM 4007
US highway 100, requesting designation as the North Olympic Peninsula Medal of Honor memorial highway: * SJM 8012 (2015)
Wolves, gray wolf conservation and management plan, requesting fish and wildlife commission revisiting of: HJM 4002
JOINT RESOLUTIONS  JOINT RESOLUTIONS RSS Feed
               
Balanced budget, constitutional amendment requiring debt proceeds be spent only for capital purposes: HJR 4209
Balanced budget, constitutional amendments to require: HJR 4209, SJR 8213
Capital gains tax, constitutional amendment to limit dollar amount upon which imposed or measured: SJR 8206
Community redevelopment financing, constitutional amendment for limiting area in apportionment district for: HJR 4202
Credit of the state, prohibition on loaning of, constitutional amendment to broadly construe: SJR 8217
Districts, legislative and congressional, redistricting plan completion date, constitutional amendment to advance: * SJR 8210 (2016)
Electronic communications and data, secure from unreasonable searches and seizures, constitutional amendment to ensure: HJR 4200
Income tax, constitutional amendment changing state taxation structure and limitations to allow and support: SJR 8207
Income tax, constitutional amendment to allow: SJR 8202, SJR 8214
Infrastructure, local government, levied tax revenue deposit and use for local public works, constitutional amendment: HJR 4205
Infrastructure, public, state debt guarantee for, constitutional amendment to allow: 2ESJR 8204
Initiatives, constitutional amendment to reject when not complying with balanced budget requirements: HJR 4204, SJR 8201
Law practice and justice, functions regarding, to reside exclusively with supreme court, constitutional amendment: HJR 4207
People's business, constitutional amendment to ensure right of access to records concerning conduct of: HJR 4208
Property tax valuation, constitutional amendment to set base years for: SJR 8203
Public instruction, office of superintendent of, constitutional amendment concerning elimination of: HJR 4216
Resolutions, memorials, and bills from 2015 first special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4407 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills from 2015 regular session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4404 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills from 2015 second special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4409 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills from 2015 third special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4411 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills from 2016 first special session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4418 (2016)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills from 2016 regular session, returning to house of origin: * HCR 4416 (2016)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills, reintroduction for 2015 first special session: * HCR 4406 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills, reintroduction for 2015 second special session: * SCR 8403 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills, reintroduction for 2015 third special session: * SCR 8404 (2015)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills, reintroduction for 2016 first special session: * SCR 8407 (2016)
Resolutions, memorials, and bills, reintroduction for 2016 regular session: * HCR 4413 (2016)
Safety, constitutional amendment to make public safety a paramount duty of the state: HJR 4212
School district bonds, constitutional amendment requiring simple majority to authorize at general elections: HJR 4210
State information systems, certain appropriations if breached, constitutional amendment: HJR 4203
Supreme court justices, constitutional amendment limiting to two four-year terms: HJR 4217
Supreme court justices, constitutional amendment to create election districts for elections for: HJR 4211, SJR 8205
Supreme court justices, constitutional amendment to create election districts for partisan elections for: HJR 4201
Tax increase actions, voter approval or certain exceptions for ratification, constitutional amendment requiring: SJR 8215
Tax increase legislation, constitutional amendment to require two-thirds majority for approval: HJR 4206, HJR 4213, HJR 4214, HJR 4215, SJR 8200, SJR 8208, SJR 8209, SJR 8211, SJR 8212, SJR 8216
Tax increases and fee increases, constitutional amendment concerning: HJR 4215, SJR 8200, SJR 8211, SJR 8216
Tax increases, fee increases, and advisory votes, constitutional amendment concerning: HJR 4213, SJR 8208, SJR 8212
JUDGES  JUDGES RSS Feed
               (See also CIVIL PROCEDURE; COURTS; CRIMINAL PROCEDURE)
Disciplining of judge, for failure to self-disqualify, when: SB 6255, SSB 6255
District court, Skagit County, increasing judges: * HB 1061, CH 25 (2015), SB 5174
Elected officials, state, authorized leave of absence when charged with felony, PERS service credit: SB 6123
Elected officials, state, voluntary salary reduction: SB 6127
Financial affairs reporting, statement of financial affairs, requirements: HB 1397, SB 5308
Justice and law practice, functions regarding, to reside exclusively with supreme court, constitutional amendment: HJR 4207
Leave of absence, declared, to be considered vacancy in office, when: HB 2249
Marriages, solemnizing by tribal court judges: HB 1113
Officers, state, official duties of, modifying definition: SB 5785, * ESSB 5785 (2015) V
Retirement, Washington elected officials retirement savings plan, creating: SB 5980
Special inquiry judges, subpoena power, personal banking records restrictions: HB 2570
Superior courts, association of the superior court judges of the state of Washington, modifying name of: * HB 2587, CH 179 (2016), SB 6538
Supreme court justices, Antonin Scalia, honoring the memory of: * SR 8725 (2016)
Supreme court justices, authorizing partisan elections for: HB 1051
Supreme court justices, election districts for elections: HB 1350, HB 2030, HJR 4211, SB 5685, SJR 8205
Supreme court justices, election districts for partisan elections for: HJR 4201
Supreme court justices, limiting to two four-year terms: HJR 4217
Supreme court justices, reducing number of: HB 2784
JUDGMENTS  JUDGMENTS RSS Feed
               
Common interest, Washington uniform common interest ownership act: SB 5263
Garnishment of wages, modifying "disposable earnings" definition: SB 5194
Homestead property, judgment as lien against, fees for recording by creditor to be recoverable costs: HB 2673, 2SSB 5536
Legal financial obligations, various provisions: HB 1016, HB 1390, SHB 1390, E2SHB 1390, SB 5713, SB 6642, SSB 6642
JUDICIAL CONDUCT, COMMISSION ON  JUDICIAL CONDUCT, COMMISSION ON RSS Feed
               (See also ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT)
Disciplining of judge, for failure to self-disqualify, when, commission role: SB 6255, SSB 6255
Investigations, by commission staff, ensuring due process: SB 5771, SSB 5771
JURIES AND JURORS  (See COURTS)
JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS  JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS RSS Feed
               (See also COURTS; FOSTER CARE; GUARDIANSHIP)
Adult court exclusive jurisdiction, elimination of, requiring decline hearing, provisions: SB 5652
Adult criminal court, sentencing of youth for crimes committed as minors in, adding mitigating circumstances for: SB 6524
Adult detention facilities and jails, delinquent juvenile placement in, limiting criteria for: HB 2957
Animal cruelty, in first degree, option to deny deferred disposition: HB 2906, * ESHB 2906, CH 136 (2016), SB 6529, SSB 6529
Assault, domestic violence assault by juvenile, offense report discretion: HB 2906, * ESHB 2906, CH 136 (2016), SSB 6529
Assault, domestic violence assault, arresting 16- and 17-year-olds: HB 1226, * SB 5605, CH 113 (2016), SB 6529, SSB 6529
Chemical dependency treatment program, parent or guardian authority to admit minor to and keep in: HB 2958
Chemical dependency, mental health, and/or co-occurring disorder treatment disposition alternative, creating: HB 2746, * ESHB 2746, CH 106 (2016)
Correctional facility, juvenile, eastern Washington county consortium population requirement for, lowering: HB 2930
Dependency proceedings, foster parents, right to be heard and reporting by: HB 2591, * ESHB 2591, CH 180 (2016)
Dependency proceedings, guardian ad litem background information record disclosure: HB 1980, * ESHB 1980, CH 224 (2015) PV, SB 6020
Dependency proceedings, issuance of summons, by whom: HB 2405, * SHB 2405, CH 93 (2016), SB 5658
Dependency proceedings, petitions, probation officer role, exception for DSHS: SB 6383
Dependency proceedings, placement options, qualified grandparents as priority, when: HB 2067
Dependency proceedings, sales and use tax for therapeutic courts for: HB 1305, * SB 5107, CH 291 (2015)
Dependency system, family peer mentoring from parents for parents program: HB 1728, SHB 1728, 2SHB 1728, SB 5486, SSB 5486, * 2SSB 5486, CH 117 (2015)
Detention facilities, booking juveniles arrested for domestic assault into: * SB 5605, CH 113 (2016)
Detention facilities, delinquent juvenile placement in, limiting criteria for: HB 2957
Detention facilities, strip searches, reasonable suspicion requirement: SB 5256, SSB 5256
Detention facilities, youth in for violating court orders, tracking: SHB 2449, * 2SHB 2449, CH 205 (2016) PV
Detention rooms or houses, county authority for, raising population threshold: HB 2677, SB 6372
Family and juvenile court improvement program phase II, public-private initiative to fund: SHB 1734
Firearms, juvenile offenses while armed, modifying provisions: HB 2906, * ESHB 2906, CH 136 (2016), SB 6529, SSB 6529
Foster care services, extended, youth dependent in at 18 with medical condition, dependency proceedings: HB 1735, SHB 1735, 2SHB 1735, SB 5740, * SSB 5740, CH 240 (2015)
Homeless youth, programs and services, as part of homeless youth act: HB 1436, SHB 1436, 2SHB 1436, SB 5404, SSB 5404
Homeless youth, programs and services, as part of homeless youth prevention and protection act: * 2SSB 5404, CH 69 (2015)
Homeless youth, programs and services, certain records disclosure and information collection, when: HB 2834, ESHB 2834
Jurisdiction, transfer for adult prosecution, discretionary decline hearing, lowering age limit for: SB 6365
Juvenile justice, Washington state partnership council on, creating: SB 6557
Legal financial obligations and fees, eliminating various: HB 1481, SHB 1481, SB 5564, SSB 5564
Legal financial obligations and fees, modifying or eliminating various: * E2SSB 5564, CH 265 (2015) PV
Marijuana, misdemeanor convictions, vacation of: SB 6164
Mental health, chemical dependency, and/or co-occurring disorder treatment disposition alternative, creating: HB 2746, * ESHB 2746, CH 106 (2016)
Motor vehicle, taking without permission, first degree, juvenile offender sentencing: SB 6529, SSB 6529
Offenders, case records, release to office of civil legal aid: HB 1129
Offenders, delinquent juveniles, custody and placement procedures, options, and criteria limits: HB 2957
Offenders, medium security basic training camp program, optional establishment by DSHS: * HB 2217, CH 23 (2015)
Offenders, official juvenile court file, revising definition: HB 2405, * SHB 2405, CH 93 (2016)
Offenders, records, access for state office of civil legal aid: * ESB 5262, CH 262 (2015)
Offenders, rehabilitation and reintegration of, statutory modifications to aid: HB 2906, * ESHB 2906, CH 136 (2016), SB 6529, SSB 6529
Offenders, terms completed before 21, rehabilitative and reentry services for: * HB 1674, CH 156 (2015), SB 5663
Offenses committed before age 18, various provisions, technical corrections to: HB 1319, * SHB 1319, CH 134 (2015), SB 5839, SSB 5839
Orders, court consultation of judicial information system before granting: HB 1617, * SHB 1617, CH 140 (2015), * HB 2371, CH 89 (2016), HB 2463, SB 6402
Parental rights, termination of, court-ordered petition if parental response insufficient, when: HB 1800, SHB 1800
Parents for parents program, requirements, funding, evaluation: HB 1728, SHB 1728, 2SHB 1728, SB 5486, SSB 5486, * 2SSB 5486, CH 117 (2015)
Permanency planning hearings, certain good cause exceptions, removing expiration of: * HB 2140, CH 257 (2015)
Permanency planning hearings, long-term foster care as goal, required findings and procedures: HB 1970, * SB 5692, CH 270 (2015)
Resource and assessment centers, delinquent juvenile placement in, limiting criteria for: HB 2957
Restitution, community, offender workers' compensation premiums, supervising agency payment, when: HB 2416, SHB 2416
Restitution, sealing of records and community service in lieu of, provisions: HB 1481, SHB 1481, SB 5564, SSB 5564, * E2SSB 5564, CH 265 (2015) PV
Restorative justice programs, referrals to: HB 1505, SHB 1505
Shelter care, delinquent juvenile placement in, limiting criteria for: HB 2957
Social service programs, public-private financing through pay-for-success contracts: HB 1501, SHB 1501
Truancy, Becca task force recommendations, including court-ordered assessments: SB 5745
Truancy, child subject to petition, court-ordered completion of school assignments: HB 2513
Truancy, community truancy boards: * 2SHB 2449, CH 205 (2016) PV, SB 6497, SSB 6497, 2SSB 6497
Truancy, records, in judicial information system, provisions: SB 5658
Truancy, substance abuse assessment or mental health evaluation: * 2SHB 2449, CH 205 (2016) PV
Truancy, therapeutic truancy boards and other community truancy boards: HB 2449, SHB 2449
Truancy, truant student in contempt of court order, detention when, eliminating: SB 5651
Voyeurism, second degree, juvenile offender diversion option, when: HB 2970