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VACCINATION AND IMMUNIZATION  (See CHILDREN; HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC)
VAPOR PRODUCTS  (See CHILDREN; LIQUOR AND CANNABIS BOARD; LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS; TAX PREFERENCES - EXEMPTIONS, CREDITS, DEDUCTIONS, DEFERRALS, ETC.; TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS)
VEHICLES  (See MOTOR VEHICLES)
VENDING UNITS, CONVERSION  (See LABOR AND INDUSTRIES, DEPARTMENT; MOTOR VEHICLES)
VETERANS  VETERANS RSS Feed
               (See also MILITARY)
Businesses prioritizing employment of veterans, commending: * SR 8680 (2015)
Businesses, veteran-owned, state procurement contracts web sites and databases to filter to: SB 6034
Businesses, veteran-owned, state procurement contracts, maximum participation in: SB 6034
College tuition and fees, "resident student," criteria for veteran and veteran's spouse or children to qualify as: HB 1825, SHB 1825, 2E2SHB 1825, SB 5355, * ESSB 5355, CH 8 (2015)
College tuition and fees, waiver of portion, survivor eligibility for, when: HB 1644, SHB 1644, SB 5561, ESSB 5561
Community care and supportive services pilot program, selection of program or partner for: EHB 2534
County veterans' assistance fund, definition of veteran for fund purposes: HB 1213, * ESHB 1213, CH 76 (2016), SB 5171
Department of veterans affairs, helmets to hardhats program, creating coordinator for: SB 5633, * SSB 5633, CH 216 (2015)
Department of veterans affairs, role in campaign to increase hiring of veterans: HB 2040, SHB 2040, * 2SHB 2040, CH 57 (2015)
Department of veterans affairs, role in community care and supportive services pilot program: EHB 2534
Department of veterans affairs, role in student veterans support program: HB 1887, SHB 1887
Disabilities, group insurance, CHAMPVA-related definitions: * SB 6405, CH 65 (2016)
Disabilities, service-related, lifetime parks pass for veterans with, extending to nonresidents: HB 2710
Disabilities, veterans with and dependents of, supplemental insurance plans for, reviewing barriers to: * SB 5974, CH 127 (2015)
Discover pass, complimentary, for service-connected 100% disability: SB 5137
Hayden, James, Retired Army Master Sergeant, honoring: * HR 4617 (2015)
Helmets to hardhats program, creating coordinator for: SB 5633, * SSB 5633, CH 216 (2015)
Hiring veterans, businesses engaging in, tax credits for: HB 1241, SB 5042, SSB 5042, * ESSB 6057, CH 6 (2015)
Hiring veterans, campaign to increase, including database of participants: HB 2040, SHB 2040, * 2SHB 2040, CH 57 (2015)
Housing, adapted for disabled veterans, materials and labor sales and use tax exemptions for: HB 2795, SHB 2795
Housing, affordable, county local option sales and use tax funding: HB 2263, * ESHB 2263, CH 24 (2015)
Japanese-American World War II veterans, recognizing: * HR 4613 (2015), * HR 4660 (2016), * SR 8617 (2015), * SR 8724 (2016)
Legal assistance, military and veteran legal assistance, office of, creating: HB 2496, SHB 2496, SB 6300, SSB 6300
License plates, disabled veteran fee exemption, modifying qualifications: SB 5410, SSB 5410
Moser, Joe, military service of, recognizing: * HR 4655 (2016)
Neilson, Bob, Army veteran, honoring for his community leadership: * SR 8735 (2016)
Outdoor education and recreation grant program, prioritizing programs utilizing veterans: SB 5843, * ESSB 5843, CH 245 (2015)
Partners for veteran supportive campuses certificate, helping certain higher education institutions achieve: HB 1887, SHB 1887
POW/MIA flag, national league of families', display requirements: HB 1621
Preferences, civil service definition of "veteran" for, including certain voluntarily retired veterans in: HB 2101, SB 5911
Property tax deferral and exemption programs, veterans with disabilities, income thresholds: HB 1155, HB 1161, HB 1427, HB 2535, HB 2759, SHB 2759, * SSB 5186, CH 30 (2015), SB 5691, SSB 5691
Property tax exemption program, health care coverage deductions from disposable income: SB 5186
Property tax exemption program, veterans with disabilities, eligibility, certain persons: HB 2536
Property tax exemption program, veterans with disabilities, surviving spouse or domestic partner exemption: SB 5127, SSB 5127, E2SSB 5127
Public employment, competitive examinations, veterans' scoring criteria: HB 1117, SB 5074
Retirement, TRS plans 2 and 3, military service credit for: HB 2855
Retirement, WSPRS, military service credit for: HB 2495, SB 6634
Student veterans support program, creating: HB 1887, SHB 1887
Suicide, assessment and treatment, training program content to include veterans: HB 1424, * ESHB 1424, CH 249 (2015)
Uniformed services, role in definition of "resident student" for higher education tuition and fees purposes: SHB 1825, 2E2SHB 1825, * ESSB 5355, CH 8 (2015)
Veterans affairs advisory committee, appointing members as liaisons to state veterans' homes: HB 2114, * SB 5958, CH 219 (2015)
Veterans benefits, credit toward child support obligations for: HB 1260, * SB 5793, CH 124 (2015)
Veterans conservation corps, using for forage fish surveying: SHB 1152, SB 5166, * SSB 5166, CH 191 (2015)
Veterans health benefits, federal, seeking for special commitment center health care costs reimbursement: HB 1775, * SB 5693, CH 271 (2015)
VETERINARIANS  VETERINARIANS RSS Feed
               
Impaired veterinarian program, substance abuse monitoring surcharge: * HB 2432, CH 42 (2016)
VICTIMS OF CRIMES  VICTIMS OF CRIMES RSS Feed
               (See also SEX OFFENSES AND OFFENDERS)
Abuse, commercial, of a minor, promoting, convictions for prostitution offenses by victims of, vacating, when: HB 2668
Assault of child, suspected victim, examination of, costs to be paid by state, when: SB 5897, * SSB 5897, CH 100 (2015)
Child abuse or neglect, including sexual assault, children's advocacy centers for victims: HB 1717, SB 5865
Child victims, testifying remotely, raising awareness of as legal alternative: HB 1898
Child victims, testifying remotely, raising awareness of as legal alternative, including annual survey: * SHB 1898, CH 286 (2015)
Crime victims advocacy, office of, certain fees to aid human trafficking victims: HB 2530, SHB 2530, SB 6484
Crime victims advocacy, office of, crime victim certification steering committee, office to convene: SHB 2895, HB 2912
Crime victims advocacy, office of, establishing criminal justice personnel training program on human trafficking laws: HB 2098, SB 5933, * SSB 5933, CH 101 (2015)
Crime victims advocacy, office of, to be state government contact for trafficking of persons, duties: SB 5884, * ESSB 5884, CH 273 (2015)
Deceased victim, representative for, appointing for sentencing hearing, when: SB 6099, SSB 6099
Domestic violence victims, community-based services and emergency shelter programs: EHB 1729, SB 5631, * SSB 5631, CH 275 (2015)
Human trafficking awareness day, establishing: * SB 6376, CH 9 (2016)
Human trafficking, sex trade and labor services, noncitizen victims of, processing of certain certification forms: HB 2895, SHB 2895, HB 2912
Human trafficking, sex trade and labor services, nonimmigrant victims of, adjudicating of certain certifications: HB 1716, SHB 1716
Human trafficking, state laws, criminal justice personnel training program on: HB 2098, SB 5933, * SSB 5933, CH 101 (2015)
Human trafficking, state task force against trafficking of persons, reestablishing: SB 5884, * ESSB 5884, CH 273 (2015)
Internet crimes against children, including sexual exploitation, child rescue fund, creating: * 2SHB 1281, CH 279 (2015)
Internet crimes against children, including sexual exploitation, new account to aid victims: HB 1281, SHB 1281, SB 5215, SSB 5215, * 2SSB 5215, CH 84 (2015)
Noncitizen criminal activity victims, U and T nonimmigrant status certifications, processing by state or local certifying agency: SHB 2895
Noncitizen criminal activity victims, U nonimmigrant status certification forms, processing by state or local certifying entity: HB 2895, HB 2912
Nonimmigrant criminal activity victims, U and T nonimmigrant status certifications, adjudicating by state or local certifying agencies: HB 1716, SHB 1716
Property offenses, assistance for: SB 6641
Property offenses, assistance for and notification of victims of: HB 1885, SHB 1885, 2SHB 1885, SB 5755, SSB 5755, 2SSB 5755
Property offenses, services for victims of: HB 2270, SHB 2270, SB 6143
Prostitution offenders, when sex offense victim, vacating conviction records, when: HB 1017, HB 2668
Prostitution, promoting, convictions for prostitution offenses by victims of, vacating, when: HB 2668
Sex trafficking, commercially sexually exploited children statewide coordinating committee, extending expiration of: SB 5884, * ESSB 5884, CH 273 (2015)
Sex trafficking, convictions for prostitution offenses by victims of, vacating, when: HB 2668
Sex trafficking, human trafficking awareness day, establishing: * SB 6376, CH 9 (2016)
Sex trafficking, joint legislative task force on training resources to combat human trafficking, establishing: SSB 5880
Sex trafficking, noncitizen victims of, processing of certain certification forms: HB 2895, SHB 2895, HB 2912
Sex trafficking, nonimmigrant victims of, adjudicating of certain certifications: HB 1716, SHB 1716
Sex trafficking, victim identification and reporting, training and requirements: SB 5880
Sex trafficking, victim identification, joint legislative task force to address training for: SSB 5880
Sex trafficking, victims of, using certain fees to aid: HB 2530, SHB 2530, SB 6484
Sex trafficking, Washington state clearinghouse on human trafficking, creating: SB 5884, * ESSB 5884, CH 273 (2015)
Sex trafficking, work group to study human trafficking of youth: HB 1139
Sexual assault and similar crimes, survivors on higher education campuses: SB 5518, * SSB 5518, CH 92 (2015)
Sexual assault, child victims of, nonexclusive information disclosure exemption: * ESHB 1980, CH 224 (2015) PV
Sexual exploitation and abuse of children, child rescue fund, creating: * 2SHB 1281, CH 279 (2015)
Sexual exploitation and abuse of children, creating account to combat: HB 1281, SHB 1281, SB 5215, SSB 5215, * 2SSB 5215, CH 84 (2015)
Sexual misconduct, by health professional, alleged, training for victim interviewers: * HB 1779, CH 159 (2015)
Women helping women act, using feminine hygiene products sales and use taxes to help women: HB 2713
VISION CARE  (See HEALTH CARE; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS)
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION  VOCATIONAL EDUCATION RSS Feed
               
Private vocational schools, unfair business practices, including investigation of: HB 1949
Private vocational schools, unfair business practices, prohibitions, requirements, student ombuds, and study: ESHB 1949
Workforce investment act, updating references: HB 2675, SB 6457
Workforce training and education, state comprehensive plan, seeking approval of: HCR 4415
VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION  (See WORKERS' COMPENSATION)
VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS' AND RESERVE OFFICERS' RETIREMENT SYSTEM  (See RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS)
VOTING  (See ELECTIONS)
VULNERABLE ADULTS  VULNERABLE ADULTS RSS Feed
               (See also DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH; DISABILITIES, PERSONS WITH; GUARDIANSHIP; LONG-TERM CARE; SENIOR CITIZENS)
Abuse or neglect, removing references to exemptions for Christian Science treatment: HB 1476, SB 5408
Abuse, including sexual abuse, modifying certain definitions: HB 1726, SHB 1726, SB 5600, * SSB 5600, CH 268 (2015)
Abuse, neglect, or exploitation, prevention or treatment of: HB 1499, SHB 1499, 2SHB 1499, 3SHB 1499
Abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation, elder justice center demonstration program, implementing: SSB 6585
Abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation, elder justice center demonstration programs, establishing: SB 6585
Abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation, elder justice centers at demonstration sites, establishing: HB 2379, SB 5945
Abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation, elder justice centers, establishing: SB 5788, SSB 5788
Criminal mistreatment of a vulnerable adult, provisions: HB 1499, SHB 1499, 2SHB 1499, 3SHB 1499
Fatality reviews, vulnerable adult, persons to be included in, expanding: * E2SSB 6564, CH 172 (2016)
Incapacitated adults, alleged theft or financial exploitation by guardian, investigation and action: SB 5945
Incapacitated adults, guardian notification of relatives: HB 2402, HB 2797, SB 6235
Incapacitated adults, order to prevent or limit a person's contact with, guardian requirements for: HB 2869, SB 6619
Incapacitated adults, right of communication and visitation, guardian role: HB 2797, SB 6235
Protection orders, persons violating, arrest without warrant by peace officer: HB 1316, * SHB 1316, CH 248 (2015), SB 5250
Purple card alert system for caregivers of persons with dementia, developing: HB 2835
Purple card alert system for caregivers of persons with dementia, developing, Alzheimer's plan to include: SHB 2835
Restraint, improper use of, modifying relevant definitions: HB 1726, SHB 1726, SB 5600, * SSB 5600, CH 268 (2015)
Silver alert plan for missing endangered persons: * SHB 1021, CH 2 (2015), SB 5264
Silver alert plan for missing persons with Alzheimer's, dementia, or other mental disability: * SHB 1021, CH 2 (2015), SB 5264, SSB 5264
Silver alert plan for missing senior citizens with mental impairments: HB 1021
Theft from a vulnerable adult, crime of: HB 1499, SHB 1499, 2SHB 1499, 3SHB 1499
Visitation orders, petition and hearing procedures for order granting visitation with adult: HB 2401