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AIDS, repealing various statutes concerning: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
Allergic reactions, students' life-threatening, EpiPen work group, establishing: HB 2428
Amyloidosis, organizations/professionals/facilities and amyloidosis awareness month, recognizing: * HR 4649 (2020)
Andy Hill cancer research fund, funds use: SB 5986, ESSB 5986
Arthritis, juvenile, individuals with, honoring and supporting: * HR 4654 (2020)
Asbestos-containing building material, definition, lowering threshold amount: SB 6473, * ESSB 6473, CH 100 (2020)
Asbestos-containing building material, manufacturing facilities requirements: SB 6473, * ESSB 6473, CH 100 (2020)
Asbestos-containing building material, nonresidential construction prohibitions: SB 6473, * ESSB 6473, CH 100 (2020)
Asthma, statewide home assistance program, establishing: HB 2695
Batteries, battery stewardship program: HB 2496
Batteries, labeling and collection requirements: HB 2496
Biomedical waste, sharps waste stewardship programs, requirements: HB 2360
Bleeding control kits, requiring schools to stock: HB 2349, SB 6157, SSB 6157
Blood donation, blood donor day, recognizing December 18 as: HB 2818, * SB 6567, CH 74 (2020)
Blood donations, on March 12 in honor of Hunter Goodman, encouraging: * SR 8710 (2020)
Blood, plasma-donation facilities, health care practitioner supervision of: HB 1857
Blood-borne pathogens, program for reducing incidence, various provisions: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
Breast milk, expressing, employer accommodation of: HB 1930, * SHB 1930, CH 134 (2019), * HB 2266, CH 111 (2020), SB 5911
Breast pumps and related supplies/services, sales/use tax exemptions: HB 2927, HB 2946
Breastfeeding mothers, exempting from jury service, when: HB 2961
Cardiac diagnostic imaging procedures, appropriate use criteria project: HB 1933
Chlorpyrifos, in pesticides, prohibiting use of, exception: SB 6518, SSB 6518
Chlorpyrifos, pesticides containing, alternatives to, researching: * E2SSB 6518 (2020) V
Chlorpyrifos, pesticides containing, control measures to reduce emissions: * E2SSB 6518 (2020) V
Communicable diseases, sexually transmitted or blood-borne, controlling: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
Concussions, in youth sports, informational web site: SB 5238
Concussions, student, during athletic/other activities, reporting: * ESHB 2731, CH 347 (2020)
Concussions, student, during interscholastic activities, head injury reporting: HB 2731
Contraception, reproductive health care access for all act: HB 1612, SB 5602, SSB 5602, * 2SSB 5602, CH 399 (2019)
Coronavirus, and flu viruses, healthy practices to reduce the spread of, encouraging: * SR 8702 (2020)
Coronavirus, appropriations for response to: * EHB 2965, CH 7 (2020), SB 6696
Coronavirus, nursing facility medicaid payments in response to: * EHB 2965, CH 7 (2020)
Coronavirus, quarantine/isolation, granting shared leave due to: * HB 2739, CH 6 (2020)
Coronavirus, school graduation requirements emergency waiver program: * EHB 2965, CH 7 (2020)
Coronavirus, state of emergency, school employee SEBB contribution eligibility: * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020)
Coronavirus, unemployment compensation modifications due to: * EHB 2965, CH 7 (2020)
COVID-19, responding to, various provisions: * HB 2739, CH 6 (2020), * EHB 2965, CH 7 (2020), * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020), SB 6696, * SR 8702 (2020)
Diabetes, eating disorders among persons with, studying: SB 6663
Diabetes, insulin drugs for, wholesale price increase notification: SB 5371
Diabetes, insulin products, central purchasing work group, establishing: SB 6113, SSB 6113
Diabetes, insulin products, coverage cost-sharing cap for: HB 2662, SHB 2662, * E2SHB 2662, CH 346 (2020), SB 6087, SSB 6087, * E2SSB 6087, CH 245 (2020)
Diabetes, insulin, total cost of insulin work group, establishing: HB 2662, SHB 2662, * E2SHB 2662, CH 346 (2020)
Diabetes, manicuring for diabetic client, manicurist requirements: ESB 5616
Diabetes, Screen at 23 campaign, recognizing: * HR 4640 (2019)
Diabetes, type 1, diabulimia among persons with, information about: * SSB 6663, CH 267 (2020)
Donate life month, national, observing: * HR 4629 (2019), * HR 4660 (2020), * SR 8641 (2019), * SR 8707 (2020)
Donors, living organ donor act, insurance coverage protections via: SB 6039, SSB 6039
Donors, state employee life-giving procedure participation, leave for: HB 2425, * SB 6123, CH 305 (2020)
Dyslexia advisory council, duties of: HB 2290, SB 6101
Dyslexia, school district screening for, requirements: HB 2290, SB 6101
Eating disorders, among persons with diabetes, Alyssa's law: SB 6663
Eating disorders, among persons with diabetes, studying: SB 6663
Eating disorders, diabulimia, Alyssa's law concerning: * SSB 6663, CH 267 (2020)
Eating disorders, diabulimia, health information concerning: * SSB 6663, CH 267 (2020)
Environmental health statutes, reorganizing into new title: HB 2246, * SHB 2246, CH 20 (2020)
Epilepsy/seizure disorders, students with, health plans and designated adults: HB 2844
Epinephrine autoinjectors, in schools, EpiPen work group, establishing: HB 2428
Epinephrine autoinjectors, in schools, prescriptions/supplies, report on: SHB 2428
Eyes, scleral tattooing, prohibiting performing of: HB 1856, * SHB 1856, CH 307 (2019)
Female genital mutilation, performing on a minor, class B felony: HB 2000
Female genital mutilation, performing, as unprofessional conduct, when: HB 2000, SB 5257
Fireworks, consumer, city or county limits or prohibition: HB 2307
Fireworks, sales in December, timing of: HB 1248
Flotation devices, personal, for child on boat, when required: HB 2443, ESHB 2443
Flu, seasonal influenza/coronavirus/others, healthy practices to reduce the spread of, encouraging: * SR 8702 (2020)
Genetic data, genetic testing company collection/use/disclosure of: HB 2485
Genome editing, human, study committee on, establishing: HB 2273, SHB 2273
Genome editing, performing on human embryos, as unprofessional conduct: HB 1990
Head injuries, student, during interscholastic activities, reporting: HB 2731
Health sciences and services authorities, board member requirements: SHB 1659, 2SHB 1659
Health sciences and services authorities, sales/use tax authority: HB 1659, SHB 1659, 2SHB 1659, SB 5452
Health sciences and services authorities, sales/use tax authority, extending: HB 1717, * SB 5596, CH 464 (2019)
Health sciences and services authority, designation as, application due date: HB 1659, SB 5452
Heart attacks, cardiac and stroke system of care, statewide, coordination of: HB 2838
HIV and hepatitis C testing pilot project, King county and DOH to conduct: SB 6303
HIV, pre-/post-exposure prophylaxis, health care coverage: SB 6303
HIV, preexposure prophylaxis, dispensing without prescription, when: SB 6303
HIV, program for controlling sexually transmitted and blood-borne diseases: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
HIV, testing requirements, removing various: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
HIV, treatment to avoid infection, consent by minor 14 or older: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
HIV/AIDS prevention education, in schools: HB 2648
Immunization, adverse vaccine reaction monitoring program, establishing: HB 1275
Immunization, limited informed consent exemption: HB 2626
Immunization, of children, personal or philosophical exemption, removing: * EHB 1638, CH 362 (2019) PV, SB 5841
Immunization, of children, vaccine safety criteria: HB 1976
Immunization, proof of immunity: HB 1019, * EHB 1638, CH 362 (2019) PV, SB 5365
Immunization, side effects, design defect claims against manufacturers: HJM 4010, SJM 8012
Immunization, vaccine adverse event reporting system, establishing: SB 6636
Immunization, vaccines containing mercury, prohibitions and requirements: HB 1276
Indians, Washington Indian health improvement act: HB 1365, * SB 5415, CH 282 (2019)
Lead, in school drinking water systems/outlets: HB 1860, SHB 1860, E2SHB 1860
Lyme disease, long-term antibiotic therapy, authority for: HB 2332
Maternal mortality reviews and data-sharing: HB 1369, SB 5425, * SSB 5425, CH 317 (2019)
Measles outbreak, 2019 Clark county, budget stabilization account appropriations: SB 6009
Medical alert designation on driver's license or identicard, process: EHB 2440, * SSB 6429, CH 261 (2020)
Musculoskeletal disorders, work-related, provider best practices for : HB 2646
Neonatal abstinence syndrome, children with, in dependency/termination context: HB 2733
Organ donors, living organ donor act, insurance coverage protections via: SB 6039, SSB 6039
Organ donors, state employee life-giving procedure participation, leave for: HB 2425, * SB 6123, CH 305 (2020)
Organs, donated, organ transport vehicles for time urgent organs: SB 6580
Pain, chronic, opioid prescribing by practitioners for, limiting liability for, when: HB 2807
Paint for boats, copper-based antifouling, alternatives to, reviewing: * SSB 6210, CH 67 (2020)
Paint for boats, copper-containing antifouling, sale/use prohibitions: HB 2385, SB 6210, * SSB 6210, CH 67 (2020)
Paint for boats, cybutryne-containing antifouling, sale/use prohibitions: HB 2385, SB 6210, * SSB 6210, CH 67 (2020)
Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections: HB 2745
Pediatric neuropsychiatric conditions, PANDAS and PANS awareness day: HB 2847
Pregnancy and childbirth, doulas providing services during, registration of: HB 2798, SB 6593
Pregnancy disability, parental leave via shared leave when resolved: HB 2675, SB 6336
Pregnancy, complications care by provider, prohibiting care entity prohibitions: HB 2561
Public health, foundational services, defining and funding: HB 1497, SHB 1497, * 2SHB 1497, CH 14 (2019), SB 5732
Rare diseases, medicaid coverage for: SB 6486, SSB 6486
Records, health care information, firearm background checks: HB 1097
Records, health care information, provided to legislator, disclosure exemption: SB 6539
Records, health care information, provider or facility disclosure, when: SB 5660
Records, vital records system, single comprehensive state: HB 1550, SB 5332, * ESSB 5332, CH 148 (2019)
Reproductive health care, hospital access to care policies: HB 1686, SHB 1686, * 2SSB 5602, CH 399 (2019)
Reproductive health services, as sensitive health care services: SB 5889, * SSB 5889, CH 56 (2019)
Rheumatology, pediatric/juvenile, health professional conditional scholarship program eligibility: HB 2852
Safety, youth recreational organizations, certified child safety policy: HB 1140, SB 5161
Seizure disorders, students with, district health plans/parent-designated adults: HB 2844
Sexual health education, in schools, comprehensive: HB 1407, HB 2184, SHB 2184, SB 5395, * ESSB 5395, CH 188 (2020)
Sexual health education, in schools, exemption from, by parental choice: HB 2648
Sexual health education, in schools, HIV/AIDS prevention education: HB 2648
Sexual health education, in schools, sexual health education/parental choice act: HB 2648
Sexually transmitted diseases, health care for, as sensitive services: SB 5889, * SSB 5889, CH 56 (2019)
Sexually transmitted diseases, program for reducing incidence: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
Sexually transmitted diseases, public health investigations/restrictions/orders: HB 1551, * ESHB 1551, CH 76 (2020), SB 5562
Sexually transmitted diseases, reproductive health care access for all act: * 2SSB 5602, CH 399 (2019)
Sexually transmitted infections, funding/policy work group, establishing: SB 6303
Spinal muscular atrophy, newborn screening for: HB 2162
Strokes, cardiac and stroke system of care, statewide, coordination of: HB 2838
Transplants, donors and recipients of organs, eyes, and tissue, recognizing: * HR 4629 (2019), * HR 4660 (2020), * SR 8641 (2019), * SR 8707 (2020)
Transportation system, policy goals, to include health improvement: EHB 2461, SB 6452
Traumatic brain injuries, account, traffic offense fee deposits into/use of: HB 1585, HB 1586, SB 5126, SB 5127, * ESSB 5127, CH 181 (2019)
Traumatic brain injuries, in domestic violence cases, educational handout: HB 1532
Traumatic brain injuries, in domestic violence cases, handout and web site: * SHB 1532, CH 110 (2019), * ESB 5573 (2019) V
Traumatic brain injuries, incarcerated persons, educational accommodation: HB 2299, SHB 2299, SB 6576
Traumatic brain injuries, screenings for children entering foster care system: HB 1605, * SHB 1605, CH 120 (2019), SB 5586, SSB 5586
Traumatic brain injuries, veterans with, military caregivers and spouses caring for, recognizing: * HR 4645 (2020), SR 8658
Traumatic brain injury strategic partnership advisory council, Washington, membership: * ESSB 5127, CH 181 (2019)
Traumatic brain injury strategic partnership advisory council, Washington, role of: HB 1532, * SHB 1532, CH 110 (2019)
Vaccination vaccine adverse event reporting system, establishing: SB 6636
Vaccination, adverse vaccine reaction monitoring program, establishing: HB 1275
Vaccination, limited informed consent exemption: HB 2626
Vaccination, of children, personal or philosophical exemption, removing: * EHB 1638, CH 362 (2019) PV, SB 5841
Vaccination, of children, vaccine safety criteria: HB 1976
Vaccination, proof of immunity: HB 1019, * EHB 1638, CH 362 (2019) PV, SB 5365
Vaccination, side effects, design defect claims against manufacturers: HJM 4010, SJM 8012
Vaccination, vaccines containing mercury, prohibitions and requirements: HB 1276
Vital records and statistics, single comprehensive state system: HB 1550, SB 5332, * ESSB 5332, CH 148 (2019)
Vital statistics, abbreviated death certificates, requesting: HB 1799, ESHB 1799
Vital statistics, birth resulting in stillbirth, certificate of, issuance, when: HB 2764, SB 6523, SSB 6523