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

MAIN STREET PROGRAM  (See ARCHAEOLOGY AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION, DEPARTMENT)
MANICURISTS  (See PROFESSIONS)
MANUFACTURED HOUSING AND MOBILE HOMES  MANUFACTURED HOUSING AND MOBILE HOMES RSS Feed
               
Communities, closure or conversion, minimum period for notifying tenants: HB 1514, ESHB 1514, SB 5520
Communities, landlord duties and obligations: HB 1798, SB 5627
Communities, manufactured housing, outside urban growth areas: HB 1846, SB 5615
Communities, mobile home parks, closure or conversion, relocation assistance: HB 1884, SHB 1884, SB 5678
Communities, preserving in event of voluntary sale of, requirements: HB 1798, SB 5627
Communities, sale of, exemption for, when, extending: HB 1798, SB 5627
Fees, deposit into construction registration inspection account: * HB 1716, CH 11 (2017)
Installation, infractions, monetary penalties for: * HB 1329, CH 10 (2017), SB 5341
Manufactured/mobile homes and park model trailers, property tax exemption, when: HB 1998
Mobile home lots, additional charges, landlord verification for tenant: HB 1822
Rental agreements, renewal and nonrenewal of, requirements: HB 1720
Trailers, park model, pre-1976, property tax exemption: HB 1998
MANUFACTURING  (See MANUFACTURING AND TECHNOLOGY)
MANUFACTURING AND TECHNOLOGY  MANUFACTURING AND TECHNOLOGY RSS Feed
               (See also AERONAUTICS; COMPUTERS; ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS; ENERGY)
Autonomous vehicles, operation on public roads for testing purposes: HB 2131
Electronic products manufacturers, children's or consumer, high priority chemicals: HB 1596
Food packaging, with PFAS chemicals, prohibiting, manufacturer compliance: HB 1744
Health sciences and services authorities, designation as, application deadline: HB 1922
High-technology businesses, R&D by certain manufacturers, tax credit and deferral: HB 1894, SHB 1894, SB 5630
High-technology businesses, research and development by, tax preferences: HB 1894, SHB 1894, SB 5630
Industrial/manufacturing facilities, in targeted county areas, property tax exemption: SB 5204
Motorcycle helmets, rider liability for manufacturer compliance failure, removing: HB 1650
Nuclear energy, small modular reactors, B&O tax exemption for manufacturers: SB 5475, SSB 5475, 2SSB 5475
Paint, architectural, producer role in architectural paint recovery program: HB 1376, SHB 1376, SB 5419
Prescription drugs, unwanted, manufacturer-operated take-back program: HB 1047, SHB 1047
Semiconductor materials, gas and chemicals for producing, sales tax exemption: SB 5260
Semiconductor materials, gas and chemicals for producing, sales/use exemptions: SSB 5260, SB 5916, SSB 5916, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Semiconductor materials, manufacturing of, various tax preferences, contingency: * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Semiconductor materials, manufacturing/processing of, B&O tax preferential rate: SB 5916, SSB 5916, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Semiconductor microchips, manufacturing of, B&O tax exemption, contingency: * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Solar energy photovoltaic cells, silicon smelters' role, tax preferences related to: HB 1403, SHB 1403, SB 5515, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Solar energy silicon manufacturing and wholesaling, preferential B&O tax rate: SB 5260, SSB 5260, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Spacecraft, R&D by manufacturers, tax credit and deferral, when: HB 1894, SHB 1894, SB 5630
MARIJUANA  (See BUSINESSES; DRUGS; HEALTH CARE)
MARINAS  (See BOATS AND BOATING; PUBLIC LANDS)
MARINE WATERS, STATE  MARINE WATERS, STATE RSS Feed
               (See also BOATS AND BOATING; COMMERCIAL VESSELS AND SHIPPING; OCEAN WATERS AND RESOURCES; PUBLIC LANDS; PUGET SOUND PARTNERSHIP; SHORELINES AND SHORELINE MANAGEMENT)
Aquatic reserves, Cherry Point, order enlarging, rescinding: SB 5171
Aquatic reserves, DNR establishment or enlargement, requiring legislation: SB 5171
Harbors, harbor maintenance tax, federal, requesting that Congress reform: HJM 4012, SJM 8008
Hiram M. Chittenden locks in Ballard, centennial of, celebrating: * HR 4638 (2017)
Hood Canal, aquatic rehabilitation program, bond proceeds for: HB 1080, SHB 1080, SB 5090, SSB 5090
Invasive species, aquatic, comprehensive approach for managing: HB 1429, SHB 1429, SB 5303, * ESSB 5303, CH 17 (2017)
Puget Sound, hatchery and genetic management plans, NOAA fisheries review of: SJM 8009
Puget Sound, rehabilitation of, bond proceeds for: HB 1080, SHB 1080, SB 5090, SSB 5090
Puget Sound, water quality protection, action agenda updates, frequency of: HB 1121, * SHB 1121, CH 54 (2017)
Salmon, Atlantic, cultivation in state waters, prohibiting: HB 2260
MARRIAGE AND MARRIED PERSONS  MARRIAGE AND MARRIED PERSONS RSS Feed
               (See also DOMESTIC RELATIONS; DOMESTIC VIOLENCE)
Dissolution and separation, marital partners rights/responsibilities handbook: HB 2246
Dissolution and separation, parenting plans and additional provisions: HB 1554, HB 2246, * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Dissolution proceedings and dependency, legal representation for parents, when: * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Employer gifts to employees based on marital status, allowing, when: HB 1947
Solemnizing of marriages by commissioners of courts of limited jurisdiction: HB 1221
Solemnizing of marriages by tribal court judges, authority: * HB 1091, CH 130 (2017)
Union of one man and one woman, religious beliefs and conscience concerning: HB 1178
MARTIAL ARTS  (See SPORTS AND RECREATION)
MASSAGE THERAPY  (See HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS)
MATERIALS MANAGEMENT AND FINANCING AUTHORITY, WASHINGTON  MATERIALS MANAGEMENT AND FINANCING AUTHORITY, WASHINGTON RSS Feed
               
Electronic products, electronic waste recycling program, authority role: HB 1226, HB 1824, ESHB 1824, SB 5136
MEDICAID  (See HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE  (See HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
MEDICATIONS  (See DRUGS; PHARMACIES AND PHARMACISTS)
MEETINGS  (See OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS)
MENTAL HEALTH  MENTAL HEALTH RSS Feed
               (See also COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING; PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRISTS; PSYCHOLOGISTS)
Admissibility of mental health evidence, in certain discrimination claims: SB 5566
ARNPs and physician assistants, psychiatric, role of: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health authority, designation of state, transfer to HCA, work group for: SSB 5259
Behavioral health authority, designation of state, transferring to health care authority: HB 1388, ESHB 1388, SB 5259, SSB 5259
Behavioral health licensees, fraudulent license transfers by, prohibiting: SB 5705, * SSB 5705, CH 330 (2017)
Behavioral health licensees, violations reduction by DSHS, prohibiting, when: SB 5705, * SSB 5705, CH 330 (2017)
Behavioral health organizations, serving homeless, developing strategies for: SB 5903
Behavioral health services, audits, HCA and DSHS requirements, modifying: * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, DSHS documentation requirements, DSHS to review: SHB 1819, * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, HCA documentation requirements, HCA to review: * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, payment codes and reimbursement: SB 5779, * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health services, physical health integration, work group on: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health services, primary care settings, bidirectional integration model: * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health services, primary care settings, integration model: SB 5779
Behavioral health services, provision of, reducing inefficiencies and duplications: HB 1819
Behavioral health services, provision of, reducing inefficiencies/duplications: SB 5749, SSB 5749, 2SSB 5749
Behavioral health services, whole-person care that includes: * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health system, managed care, community facilities, outpatient treatment: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health system, reforming provision of long-term psychiatric care: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health, certain DSHS functions, transferring to department of health: HB 1388, ESHB 1388, SB 5259, SSB 5259
Caregivers, for nursing home patients with behavioral health needs, curricula for: HB 1548, * ESHB 1548, CH 200 (2017)
Caregivers, for persons with severe mental illness, respite services pilot projects: HB 1197
Caregivers, geriatric behavioral health workers, provisions concerning: * ESHB 1548, CH 200 (2017)
Child care, behavioral concerns consultation program: HB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Children's behavioral rehabilitation services rates: SB 6013
Children's mental and behavioral health disorders, access line via DSHS: HB 1713, SB 5763
Children's mental health services, managed care and tribal organizations, medicaid: SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Children's mental health services, managed care systems, through medicaid: HB 1713, SB 5763, SSB 5763
Children's mental health services, minor-requested, parental notification: SB 5709
Children's mental health services, parent-initiated, role of parent: SB 5706, SSB 5706
Children's mental health work group, recommendations of, implementing: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), HB 1819, SHB 1819, * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017), SB 5749, SSB 5749, 2SSB 5749, SB 5763, SSB 5763
Clubhouses, expanding availability of: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Code 4 Northwest crisis service, Steve Redmond, honoring: * HR 4628 (2017)
College students, mental health counseling and services for, evaluating: HB 1651
Commitment, involuntary, additional treatment, petition for: * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017)
Commitment, involuntary, decision not to detain, petition for review of: HB 1162, SB 5103, SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017), ESSB 5894
Commitment, involuntary, detained then released, firearm possession prohibition: SB 5441
Commitment, involuntary, detention evaluation in emergency room: SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017)
Commitment, involuntary, detention standards: HB 1259
Commitment, involuntary, for long-term treatment, community hospital/facility role: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Commitment, involuntary, for long-term treatment, discharge planning: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Commitment, involuntary, less-restrictive alternative or conditional release orders: HB 1069, SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017)
Conversion therapy, practicing on minor, as provider unprofessional conduct, when: SB 5722
Criminally insane, authority of public safety review panel concerning: HB 1355, SHB 1355, SB 5278
Crisis Clinic, executive director Kathleen Southwick, honoring: * SR 8636 (2017)
Crisis intervention response team pilot project, creating: HB 2234, SB 5970
Crisis walk-in centers, implementing: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Depression screening, for children of certain ages, through medicaid: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Depression screening, for maternal depression, through medicaid: SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017)
Designated crisis responders, role of: SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017), SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Funding for mental health, using certain funds to supplant existing funding, when: HB 2006, SHB 2006
Higher education, suicide prevention and behavioral health, approaches: HB 1379, SHB 1379
Hospitals, adding psychiatric beds, certificate of need exemption for, when: HB 1547, * ESHB 1547, CH 199 (2017), SB 5446
Hospitals, institutionalized patient nursing care providers, PSERS membership: HB 1558
Hospitals, state, coordinated quality improvement programs: SB 5512, SSB 5512
Hospitals, state, placing under licensing authority of department of health: SB 5512, SSB 5512
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP and physician assistant use at: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP residency program plan for: SB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP training program plan for: ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric hospital managed care risk model for, creating: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, public safety and community policing services, contracting for: HB 1370, SB 5159
Hospitals, state, reimbursement using quarterly average census data: HB 1996, * SB 5595, CH 222 (2017)
Hospitals, state, shifting long-term placements to community hospitals, when: HB 1546, HB 2067, 2EHB 2107, SB 5434, SSB 5434, SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, shifting long-term placements to evaluation/treatment centers: 2EHB 2107
Legal financial obligations, mentally ill offender's failure to pay: HB 1093, HB 1783, SHB 1783, E2SHB 1783
Medications, step therapy, mandatory, restricting use of: SB 5782, SSB 5782
Murder, of family member, person threatening, mental health evaluation/treatment: HB 1972
Occupation disease claims, for mental conditions/disabilities, by LEOFF members: SHB 1655
Personal needs allowance, medicaid services, increasing: HB 1772, * SB 5118, CH 270 (2017)
Posttraumatic stress disorder, occupational disease presumption, when: HB 1655
Professionals, mental health, substance use disorder civil commitment evaluations: HB 1753, ESHB 1753, SB 5580
Records, mental health services, use and disclosure, when: HB 1413, SHB 1413, SB 5435, * SSB 5435, CH 325 (2017)
School counselors, psychologists, and social workers, task force on, convening: HB 1377, SHB 1377
Store and forward technology, services for children, through medicaid: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Students, distress response plan, to include abuse hotline policy in: HB 1563
Students, mental health needs, roles of OSPI and ESD's: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Students, mental health needs, school mental health professional collaboration time: HB 1377, SHB 1377
Students, psychotropic medications or screening, school requiring, prohibiting: HB 1788, SB 5448
Students, social-emotional learning, staff to support, funds allocation for: HB 1621
Suicide awareness, suicide-safer homes project, task force, and account, creating: HB 1612, SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Suicide awareness, suicide-safer homes task force and subcommittees, provisions: HB 1612, SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Suicide prevention in higher education, statewide resource and grant program: HB 1379, SHB 1379
Suicide prevention, dental students and dentists, training curriculum for: SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Suicide prevention, firearms transfers for: SHB 1612, HB 1731, SHB 1731, SB 5552, * ESSB 5552, CH 264 (2017), SB 5553
Telemedicine, behavioral health services for children, through medicaid: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Trauma-informed care, early childhood mental health training and consultation program: SHB 1713
Treatment and services, local tax revenues for: SB 5903
Treatment programs, admitting minor to and keeping them in, authority for: HB 1424
Treatment, assisted outpatient, initial evaluation and petitioning for: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Treatment, certified community long-term involuntary treatment facilities: ESSB 5894
Treatment, excluding residential housing cost payments from supported housing: HB 1545
Veterans attending colleges, mental health counselors for: HB 1737, SB 5525
Violent threats against person by patient, mental health provider responsibility: HB 1810, ESB 5800
Workers' compensation, for mental conditions/disabilities, by LEOFF members: SHB 1655
MERCURY  (See HAZARDOUS WASTE; LIGHTING)
METALS  METALS RSS Feed
               (See also MINES AND MINING)
Semiconductor materials, gas and chemicals for producing, sales/use exemptions: SSB 5260, SB 5916, SSB 5916, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Semiconductor materials, manufacturing of, various tax preferences, contingency: * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Semiconductor materials, manufacturing/processing of, B&O tax preferential rate: SB 5916, SSB 5916, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Semiconductor microchips, manufacturing of, B&O tax exemption, contingency: * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Silicon, electricity or gas sold to smelters, tax preferences for: HB 1403, SHB 1403, SB 5515, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Silicon, semiconductor materials, gas and chemicals for, sales tax exemption: SB 5260
Silicon, solar energy manufacturing and wholesaling, preferential B&O tax rate: SB 5260, SSB 5260, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
METROPOLITAN PARK DISTRICTS  (See PARKS)
MILITARY  MILITARY RSS Feed
               (See also FIREARMS)
Alcohol concentration, allowed when driving, flying, or operating vessel, lowering: HB 1874
Bases, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, 100th anniversary, recognizing: * HR 4622 (2017), * SR 8627 (2017)
Brown, Frank M., army air corp first lieutenant, honoring and remembering: * SR 8648 (2017)
Buffalo Soldiers, 9th and 10th horse cavalry regiments, honoring: * HR 4615 (2017)
Civil air patrol, recognizing the Washington state wing: * SR 8616 (2017)
Coast guard, petty officer Matthew E. Schlimme, requesting naming of cutter after: HJM 4011
College "resident student," uniformed services member spouse/child as, when: * SB 5778, CH 191 (2017)
College tuition/fees waiver, national guard, to include domestic support personnel: * SB 5826, CH 127 (2017)
Davidson, William L., army air corp captain, honoring and remembering: * SR 8648 (2017)
Died in service, gold star plate-recipient spouses, certain fee exemptions for: HB 1320, SB 5209
Died in service, member who, widow/widower vehicle/plate fees, exemption, when: * SHB 1320, CH 24 (2017)
Duffie, Joe, army and national guard veteran, recognizing: * SR 8672 (2017)
Electronics ratings, military, qualifications for EL06 and EL07 certification: HB 2123
Emergency management, coordinating with cybersecurity, task force on: HB 2086
Eubank, Dave, Free Burma Rangers founder, and his family, efforts to aid ISIS victims, recognizing: * SR 8676 (2017)
Grashio, Samuel, memorial highway, renaming a part of SR 395 as: SJM 8011
Hate crimes, due to military status: HB 1986
Information technology systems and infrastructure, testing security of, MD role: HB 1929, SHB 1929, 2SHB 1929, HB 2172
Installations, U.S. armed services, protecting from incompatible growth: HB 2111
Iran and Afghanistan conflicts, veterans, naming I-5 bridges over Nisqually river for: HJM 4007, SHJM 4007, SJM 8005, SSJM 8005
Japanese-American World War II internees, veterans, and activists, recognizing: * HR 4613 (2017)
Japanese-American World War II internees, veterans, and protectors, recognizing: * SR 8614 (2017)
Killed in line of duty, spouses of members who were, property tax exemption for: SB 5104, SSB 5104
Legal services, pro bono, office of military and veteran legal assistance, creating: HB 1055, * SHB 1055, CH 163 (2017), SB 5021, SSB 5021, 2SSB 5021
Member of military, malicious harassment of: HB 1986
Member or employee of military, assault in third degree involving: HB 1986
Military department, adjutant general role in convening cybersecurity panel: SHB 1418
Military department, protecting occupants of national guard facilities: SB 5405, SSB 5405
Militia, using to enforce federal immigration laws, prohibiting: SB 5852
National guard, college tuition/fees waiver, to include domestic support personnel: * SB 5826, CH 127 (2017)
National guard, complimentary discover pass for member, when: HB 2142
National guard, occupants of facilities of, military department protection of: SB 5405, SSB 5405
National guard, Seattle pier 91 armory property, creating interbay committee for: HB 2134
National guard, using to enforce federal immigration laws, prohibiting: SB 5852
National guard, Washington, recognizing and thanking: * HR 4639 (2017), * SR 8650 (2017)
Navy and navy personnel, contributions of, recognizing: * HR 4637 (2017)
Navy appreciation day, celebrating: * SR 8649 (2017)
Navy, personnel and their family members and friends, recognizing: * HR 4637 (2017)
Nuclear attack planning, removing emergency management plan prohibition on: HB 2214, SB 5936
Opportunities, educational/employment, association of Washington generals role: SHB 1984
POW/MIA flag, national league of families', display requirements: * HB 1204, CH 79 (2017)
POW/MIA flag, national league of families', flying on higher education campuses: HB 1220
POWs, child or spouse of, higher education waiver to include stipend, when: HB 2009, SHB 2009, 2SHB 2009
Professional licensing, certification, etc., for members and spouses: HB 1978, * SB 5359, CH 184 (2017)
Retirement, LEOFF plan 2, interruptive service credit requirement, studying: * SB 5661, CH 188 (2017)
Retirement, WSPRS, military service credit for: HB 1173, SB 5061
Schlimme, Matthew E., petty officer, requesting naming of coast guard cutter after: HJM 4011
Services through companies, active duty member termination of contracts for: HB 1056, SB 5041
Shared leave program, state, uniformed service member, veteran, or spouse, when: * E2SHB 1802, CH 173 (2017)
Shared leave program, state, uniformed service pool, members and spouses: HB 1802
State guard, complimentary discover pass for member, when: HB 2142
State guard, retirement age, extensions of, when: HB 2004, SHB 2004
State guard, using to enforce federal immigration laws, prohibiting: SB 5852
Students, extracurricular activities, including varsity, eligibility for: HB 1023, SB 5117
Uniformed service shared leave pool, state employee, members and spouses: HB 1802
USS Olympia submarine and its crew, honoring: * HR 4609 (2017), * SR 8607 (2017)
World War I, one-hundredth anniversary of U.S.A.'s entry into: * HR 4641 (2017)
World War I, Washington's veterans of, honoring: * HR 4641 (2017)
MILITARY DEPARTMENT  MILITARY DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               
Communication plans, life safety information for limited-English proficient persons: * SSB 5046, CH 312 (2017)
Emergency management, government continuity of planning: HB 2263, SB 6011
Emergency management-cybersecurity coordination, task force on, department role: HB 2086
MILK AND MILK PRODUCTS  (See FOOD AND FOOD PRODUCTS)
MINES AND MINING  MINES AND MINING RSS Feed
               
Coal mine lands, certain nonprofit-owned former, property tax exemption, when: HB 1391, SHB 1391
Geothermal resources, exploration for, permitting process, revising: SB 5470, * ESSB 5470, CH 259 (2017)
Mineral resources and resource lands, growth management planning involving: HB 1225, SHB 1225
Motorized prospecting, pollutant discharge elimination, general permit for: HB 1106
Nonmotorized small scale prospecting and mining, permit and fee exemption: HB 1077
Surface mining, permits, fees for: * HB 1406, CH 27 (2017)
MINORITIES  MINORITIES RSS Feed
               (See also AFRICAN-AMERICAN AFFAIRS, COMMISSION; AFRICAN-AMERICANS; ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN AFFAIRS, STATE COMMISSION; ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICANS; DISCRIMINATION; HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION; IMMIGRATION, IMMIGRANTS, AND IMMIGRATION STATUS; INDIANS)
Businesses, minority-owned, U of W medical facility alternative contracting: HB 1861, * SB 5631, CH 124 (2017)
Chavez, Cesar, honoring: * SR 8642 (2017)
Chavez, Cesar, recognizing March thirty-first as Cesar Chavez day: HB 1939, SB 5913
Communication plans, life safety information for limited-English proficient persons: * SSB 5046, CH 312 (2017)
Court interpreters for non-English-speaking persons, oath requirements: * HB 1285, CH 83 (2017)
Court interpreters for non-English-speaking persons, providing and reimbursing: HB 1186, SHB 1186
Ethnic studies, model school curriculum, development and advisory committee: HB 1294
Ethnicity, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: HB 2097, SB 5828
Eubank, Dave, humanitarian organization Free Burma Rangers founder, and his family, recognizing: * SR 8676 (2017)
Executive order 9066, seventy-fifth anniversary, acknowledging: * HR 4613 (2017), * SR 8614 (2017)
Facilities, public, impact on ethnically diverse/high poverty area, mitigation of: HB 2093, SB 5725, SSB 5725
Filipino Americans and Filipino American history month, celebrating: * HR 4619 (2017)
Interpreters, educational, for persons with limited English proficiency: HB 1295, HB 1451
Japanese-American World War II internees, veterans, and activists, recognizing: * HR 4613 (2017)
Japanese-American World War II internees, veterans, and protectors, recognizing: * SR 8614 (2017)
Korean-American day, tenth anniversary, celebrating: * SR 8603 (2017)
Language access providers, spoken language services from, agency purchasing: HB 1869, SB 5682
Language access, for students and parents with limited English proficiency: HB 1295, HB 1451
Law enforcement and minority communities, data collection methodology: HB 1529, SB 5073, SSB 5073
Law enforcement officer diversity and community engagement, studying: HB 1529, SB 5073, SSB 5073
Law enforcement officer diversity, how to increase, studying: HB 1769
Minority affairs, commission on, abolishing certain commissions and creating: HB 2183
National origin, public agency disclosure to federal authorities, prohibitions: HB 2097, SB 5828
Notices, about emergencies and disasters, for limited-English-proficient persons: HB 1540, SHB 1540, 2SHB 1540, SB 5046, * SSB 5046, CH 312 (2017)
Nowruz, the Persian new year, celebrating the spring equinox as: * SR 8631 (2017)
Pacific islanders, COFA citizens, health care premium assistance program for: HB 1291, SHB 1291, SB 5683
Racial and ethnic impact statements concerning legislation, creating: SB 5588, SSB 5588
Registration or surveillance programs, aiding of, prohibiting, when: HB 1985, SB 5689
Spanish speakers, participation in family medicine residency programs: SB 5072
Transitional bilingual instruction program, "eligible pupil" and "native language": HB 1686, SB 5489
Transitional bilingual instruction program, annual reporting date: HB 1690, * SB 5488, CH 123 (2017)
Transitional bilingual instruction program, bilingual educator initiative to support: SB 5712, SSB 5712
U of W, medical facility alternative contracting, minority-owned businesses: HB 1652
Violent encounters with law enforcement, minority advisory boards, establishing: SB 5429
Violent encounters with law enforcement, training for officers to reduce: SB 5429
Women's day, international, and women and their contributions: * HR 4623 (2017)
MINORITY AND JUSTICE COMMISSION  MINORITY AND JUSTICE COMMISSION RSS Feed
               
Racial and ethnic impact statements concerning legislation, evaluating: SB 5588, SSB 5588
MINORITY AND WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, OFFICE  MINORITY AND WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, OFFICE RSS Feed
               
Contracts, certain colleges, office to identify low minority and women participation: HB 1897
Contracts, minority- and women-owned businesses, AG enforcement, repealing: HB 1897
Contracts, state agencies, office to identify low minority and women participation: HB 1897
Investigation unit within office, establishing: HB 1897
Linked deposit program, simplifying rule-making authority of office: SB 5587
U of W, medical facility alternative contracting, role of office: HB 1861, * SB 5631, CH 124 (2017)
MINORS  (See ABORTION; CHILDREN)
MOBILE HOMES  (See MANUFACTURED HOUSING AND MOBILE HOMES)
MODEL TOXICS CONTROL ACT  (See HAZARDOUS WASTE; NAMED ACTS)
MONEY  (See BUSINESSES; CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS; CURRENCY; WAGES AND HOURS)
MONEY TRANSMITTERS  (See BUSINESSES)
MOPEDS  (See MOTOR VEHICLES)
MOTION PICTURES  MOTION PICTURES RSS Feed
               
Motion picture competitiveness program, contributions, B&O tax credit, when: HB 1527, HB 2062, SB 5502, SSB 5502, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Motion picture competitiveness program, extension and expansion of: HB 1527, HB 2062, SB 5502, SSB 5502, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
MOTOR VEHICLES  MOTOR VEHICLES RSS Feed
               (See also BICYCLES; DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' LICENSES; FUELS; INSURANCE; ROADS AND HIGHWAYS; TAXES - FUEL; TAXES - MOTOR VEHICLE EXCISE; TOWING AND TOW TRUCKS; TRAFFIC; TRANSPORTATION)
Adaptive equipment sales tax exemption for veterans with disabilities: HB 2269
Addresses of record, uniform process for updating, when: HB 1813, * SHB 1813, CH 147 (2017), SB 5271, SSB 5271
All-terrain vehicles, wheeled, crossing public roadways in certain counties, when: HB 1838, * SHB 1838, CH 26 (2017)
All-terrain vehicles, wheeled, operation on county roadways, provisions: HB 1156, HB 1837
All-terrain vehicles, wheeled, temporary ORV use permits for: HB 2220
Alternative fuel vehicles, public agency acquisition of, requirements and funding: SB 5931
Alternative fuel, clean, commercial vehicles using, tax credits, when: HB 1809, * ESHB 1809, CH 116 (2017)
Antifreeze products, denatonium benzoate provisions, application of: HB 1095
Assault, vehicular, fee increase to fund DUI reduction: * E2SHB 1614, CH 336 (2017), HB 1970, SB 5904
Assault, vehicular, under the influence, prior convictions, increasing sentence for: HB 1591, SHB 1591
Automobile museums, historic, sales and use tax deferral: HB 1577, SB 5409, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Autonomous vehicles, operation on public roads, requirements: HB 2131
Brake friction materials, aligning requirements with nationwide agreement: HB 1738, * SHB 1738, CH 204 (2017)
Buses, school, definition: SB 5503, SSB 5503
Buses, school, safety belts in: HB 1246, SB 5054, SB 5503, SSB 5503
Car seat, harness, and safety belt restraint systems, age-based requirements for: EHB 1188
Car wash facilities, sales and use tax exemptions for: HB 1856
Commercial vehicles, electrical contractor vehicle identification requirements: HB 1855
Commercial vehicles, fees, depositing in new account: * HB 1716, CH 11 (2017)
Commercial vehicles, using clean alternative fuel, tax credits, when: HB 1809, * ESHB 1809, CH 116 (2017)
Dealers, notifying buyer or lessee during bushing period, methods for: HB 1373, * SB 5244, CH 41 (2017)
Dealers, wholesale, licensing of, eliminating: * HB 1722, CH 15 (2017)
Electric vehicles, build out of infrastructure, utilities authority for: HB 1335
Electric vehicles, charging stations, in areas zoned for multifamily residences: SB 5716
Electric vehicles, public agency acquisition of, requirements and funding: SB 5931
Electric vehicles, rapid charging stations and other infrastructure, incentives for: SB 5716
Electric vehicles, ride-sharing vehicle tax exemptions to include: HB 1662
Electric vehicles, tax credits for, when: HB 1809, * ESHB 1809, CH 116 (2017)
Electrical contractors, vehicle identification requirements, instituting: HB 1855
Entering vehicle to render assistance, liability of person, immunity when: HB 1118
Fees, vehicle fee rebate program, low-income, by transportation benefit districts: SB 5785
Felonies, motor vehicle-related, community custody pilot program for: HB 1914, HB 1976, SHB 1976
For hire vehicle companies, wheelchair accessible, special parking privileges: * EHB 2003, CH 151 (2017)
For hire vehicles, operating within port district, limiting entry and charging fee: HB 1917, SHB 1917, SB 5739
For hire vehicles, providers for special needs persons, B&O tax credit: HB 2113
For hire vehicles, wheelchair accessible, regulation of vehicles and operators: SB 5812
Homicide, vehicular, fee increase to fund DUI reduction: * E2SHB 1614, CH 336 (2017), HB 1970, SB 5904
Length, maximum front extension, transit vehicle with bike rack, exemption, when: HB 1149, * SHB 1149, CH 76 (2017), SB 5147, SSB 5147
License plates, automated recognition systems, authorizing use, when: HB 1909, SHB 1909
License plates, deceased military member widow/widower, fee exemption for, when: * SHB 1320, CH 24 (2017)
License plates, disabled veteran fee exemption, qualifications: HB 1230
License plates, special, collector vehicle plates, personalized: SB 6009
License plates, special, defining "veteran" for certain plates: HB 1369, * SHB 1369, CH 97 (2017), SB 5245, SSB 5245
License plates, special, Fred Hutch plates, creating: HB 1568, * SHB 1568, CH 25 (2017)
License plates, special, gold star plates, licensing and plates fee exemptions, when: HB 1320, SB 5209
License plates, special, Imagine plates, creating: HB 1556, SHB 1556, SB 5345, SSB 5345
License plates, special, national rifle association plates, creating: HB 1900, SB 5536
License plates, special, Washington state aviation plates, creating: * HB 1400, CH 11 (2017)
Licensing and certification, autonomous vehicles, requirements: HB 2131
Licensing, fees for, gold star license plate widow or widower recipient exemption: HB 1320, SB 5209
Limousines, operating within port district, limiting entry and charging fee: HB 1917, SHB 1917, SB 5739
Mopeds, helmet, financial responsibility when adult not wearing: HB 1804, SHB 1804
Mopeds, helmets, limiting mandatory use to persons under 18: HB 1485
Mopeds, towed from accident scene when owner hospitalized, redemption: HB 2058, * SHB 2058, CH 152 (2017)
Motor homes, warranty act/lemon law application to: HB 2017
Motor-driven cycles, helmet, financial responsibility when adult not wearing: HB 1804, SHB 1804
Motor-driven cycles, helmets, limiting mandatory use to persons under 18: HB 1485
Motorcycle- or club-related paraphernalia, profiling based on, prohibiting: HB 1553
Motorcycles, exempting from motor vehicle weight fee: HB 2063
Motorcycles, helmet, financial responsibility when adult not wearing: HB 1804, SHB 1804
Motorcycles, helmets, limiting mandatory use to persons under 18: HB 1485, HB 1803, SB 5156
Motorcycles, helmets, rider liability for manufacturer compliance failure, removing: HB 1650
Motorcycles, limited access facility shoulder use by, when: SB 5378, SSB 5378
Motorcycles, motorcycle awareness month, May as, celebrating: * SR 8613 (2017)
Motorcycles, operating between lanes or passing in same lane: HB 1157
Motorcycles, passing in lane occupied by vehicle, when: SB 5378, SSB 5378
Motorcycles, towed from accident scene when owner hospitalized, redemption: HB 2058, * SHB 2058, CH 152 (2017)
Motorsports vehicles, resident owners but sold by out-of-state dealers, reporting: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5338, * ESSB 5338, CH 218 (2017)
Off-road vehicles, provisions: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5338, * ESSB 5338, CH 218 (2017)
Off-road vehicles, temporary use permits, issuing for wheeled all-terrain vehicles: HB 2220
Owners, name/address of, disclosure to attorney or private investigator, notice of: SB 5859
Property offenses, motor vehicle, offender score provisions: SB 5059, ESSB 5934
Recreational vehicles, abandoned, towing, deconstruction, and disposal of: SB 5735
Recreational vehicles, camping or travel, depositing fees in new account: * HB 1716, CH 11 (2017)
Recreational vehicles, generally, warranty act/lemon law application to: HB 2017
Recreational vehicles, motor homes, warranty act/lemon law application to: HB 2017
Recreational vehicles, voluntary turn-in program, developing: SB 5735
Registration, address of record, uniform process for updating, when: HB 1813, * SHB 1813, CH 147 (2017), SB 5271, SSB 5271
Registration, attestation of financial responsibility before issuance of: HB 1977
Registration, deceased military member widow/widower, fee exemption for, when: * SHB 1320, CH 24 (2017)
Registration, fees for certain transactions involving, increasing: HB 1286, HB 1345
Registration, in Indian country, to evade tax or fees, prohibiting: SB 5807
Registration, motor vehicle registration hiatus pilot project, creating: SHB 1272
Registration, off-road vehicles, requirements, violations, penalties: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5338, * ESSB 5338, CH 218 (2017)
Registration, proof of financial responsibility before issuance of: HB 1940, SB 5153
Registration, recreational vehicles, abandoned RV deconstruction/disposal fee: SB 5735
Registration, snowmobiles, requirements, violations, penalties: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5338, * ESSB 5338, CH 218 (2017)
Registration, two-year periods for, provisions: SB 5508, SSB 5508
Registration, vehicle registration hiatus for vehicles not driven on public roads: HB 1272, SHB 1272
Rental car agencies, liability for negligent entrustment: SB 5944
Rental car agencies, sales tax revenue for tourism marketing: HB 1123, SHB 1123, SB 5251, SSB 5251
Repair facilities, motor vehicle transporter license, modifying: EHB 1742
Restraint systems for children in vehicles, information concerning: EHB 1188
Safety belts or child restraint systems, age-based requirements for: EHB 1188
Snowmobiles, provisions: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5338, * ESSB 5338, CH 218 (2017)
Taxation, retail sales, deposits into motor vehicle fund, relation to fuel tax: SB 5564
Taxicab companies, when wheelchair accessible, special parking privileges: * EHB 2003, CH 151 (2017)
Taxicabs, operating within port district, limiting entry and charging fee: HB 1917, SHB 1917, SB 5739
Taxicabs, wheelchair accessible, HOV lane use by: SB 5018
Taxicabs, wheelchair accessible, HOV lane use by, DOT to consider: * SSB 5018, CH 311 (2017)
Theft or taking of vehicle, community custody pilot program for: SB 5539, SB 5904, SB 5934, ESSB 5934
Tires, fee on retail sale of, repealing: HB 1191
Tires, waste, repealing tire sales fee and account: HB 1191
Titles, certificates of, address of record, uniform process for updating, when: HB 1813, * SHB 1813, CH 147 (2017), SB 5271, SSB 5271
Titles, certificates of, fees for certain transactions involving, increasing: HB 1286, HB 1345
Titles, certificates of, off-road vehicles, requirements, violations, penalties: HB 1446, SHB 1446, SB 5338, * ESSB 5338, CH 218 (2017)
Titles, certificates of, snowmobiles, requirements, violations, penalties: HB 1446, SB 5338
Transporting of vehicles, transporter license for, issuance to repair facilities: EHB 1742
Truck, industrial insurance definition of, in connection with motor carriers: HB 1780, SB 5565, SSB 5565
Truck, owner-operator as motor carrier, industrial insurance exemption, when: HB 1780, SB 5565, SSB 5565
Valuation, for motor vehicle excise tax purposes, requirements, when: HB 2132, HB 2147, SB 5851, SB 5905
Work zone vehicles/workers, driver requirements for negotiating: HB 2087, SB 5841
Work zone vehicles/workers, reckless endangerment by driver, penalty: HB 2087, SB 5841
Wreckers, illegal operations, definitions, task force, inspections, and advertising: SB 5590
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MUSEUMS  MUSEUMS RSS Feed
               (See also HISTORICAL SOCIETIES)
Automobile museums, historic, sales and use tax deferral: HB 1577, SB 5409, * SSB 5977, CH 37 (2017) PV
Fred Oldfield Western Heritage and Art Center, honoring and remembering Fred Oldfield: * SR 8630 (2017)
State capital historical museum, former, name to revert to historic Lord mansion: * HB 1853, CH 117 (2017), SB 5660
MUSHROOMS  (See FOOD AND FOOD PRODUCTS; STATE DESIGNATIONS, OFFICIAL)
MUSIC AND MUSICIANS  MUSIC AND MUSICIANS RSS Feed
               (See also COLLECTIVE BARGAINING; PERFORMING ARTS AND PERFORMANCE FACILITIES)
Lennon, John, Imagine special license plates, creating: HB 1556, SHB 1556, SB 5345, SSB 5345