The House was called to order at 9:55 a.m. by the Speaker (Representative Ormsby presiding).
Reading of the Journal of the previous day was dispensed with and it was ordered to stand approved.
MESSAGE FROM THE JOINT SESSION OF THE BOARDS OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
JOINT SESSION OF THE BOARDS OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
(Adams, Asotin, Franklin, Garfield, Spokane and Whitman Counties)
PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 11, SECTION 15 OF THE WASHINGTON STATE CONSTITUTION
FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2015, COLFAX, WASHINGTON
CERTIFICATION OF APPOINTMENT
Due to the midterm resignation of the Honorable Susan Fagan for the gth Legislative District of the State of Washington, Position 1and pursuant to Article 11, Section 15, Amendment 32 of the Constitution of the State of Washington, the Boards of County Commissioners for the Counties of Adams, Asotin, Franklin, Garfield, Spokane and Whitman, met in joint session on the 8th day of May 2015, in Whitman County, for the purpose of appointing a district resident nominee to fill the House of Representatives position vacated by Mrs. Susan Fagan. In attendance were:
John N Marshall Adams County District 1
Roger L Hartwig Adams County District 2
Jeffrey W Stevens Adams County District 3
Brian Shinn Asotin County District 1
Jim Fuller Asotin County District 2
Jim Jeffords Asotin County District 3
Brad Peck Franklin County District 1
Rick Miller Franklin County District 3
Robert K Johnson Garfield County District 1
Justin Dixon Garfield County District 2
Wynne McCabe Garfield County District 3
Todd Mielke Spokane County District 1
Shelly O'Quinn Spokane County District 2
Al French Spokane County District 3
Arthur D Swannack Whitman County District 1
Dean Kinzer Whitman County District 2
Michael Largent Whitman County District 3
Dean Kinzer, Commissioner for Whitman County was elected Chairperson for the joint session and by the rules adopted is authorized on behalf of all the county commissioners to certify the results of the meeting.
I, Dean Kinzer, the elected Chairperson for the joint session of the Boards of County Commissioners of the 9th Legislative District of the State of Washington, hereby certify that by majority vote Mary L. Dye is appointed to the Washington State House of Representatives for the 9th Legislative District, Position 1 as of this 8th day of May 2015.
Dean Kinzer, Chairperson
There being no objection, the House advanced to the eleventh order of business.
There being no objection, the House adjourned until 9:55 a.m., May 12, 2015, the 14th Day of the First Special Session.
FRANK CHOPP, Speaker
BARBARA BAKER, Chief Clerk
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
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