This publication includes digest and history for bills, joint memorials, joint resolutions, concurrent resolutions, initiatives, and substitutes. Engrossed measures may be republished if the amendment makes a substantive change.
Electronic versions of Legislative Digests are available at http://apps.leg.wa.gov/billinfo/digests.aspx?year=2014.
by House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government & Information Technology (originally sponsored by Representative Hudgins)
Concerning fees assessed by the department of agriculture.
Increases fees in the food safety and animal health programs within the department of agriculture.Requires the department of agriculture to convene and facilitate a sub-work group to review fee categories under the food safety program in order to determine which entities may require additional resources for compliance under the federal food safety modernization act.
by House Committee on Transportation (originally sponsored by Representatives Clibborn, Fey, and Gregerson; by request of Governor Inslee)
Making 2013-2015 supplemental transportation appropriations.
Makes 2013-2015 supplemental transportation appropriations.
by House Committee on Appropriations (originally sponsored by Representatives Sullivan, Hunter, Freeman, Morrell, Walkinshaw, Ryu, Tarleton, Appleton, Jinkins, Lytton, Tharinger, Fey, Bergquist, Pollet, Reykdal, Van De Wege, Roberts, S. Hunt, and Carlyle)
Implementing the state's education funding obligation by increasing allocations to school districts, which include materials, supplies, and operating costs, all-day kindergarten, and class size reduction in kindergarten through third grade.
Increases allocations to school districts to implement the state's education funding obligation.Creates a joint task force on local education financing reform.
by Senators Bailey and Kohl-Welles
Concerning nonresident vessel permits and taxation.
Requires application for a nonresident vessel permit by an applicant who is not a natural person to be made by mail.Prohibits the department of licensing from issuing more than twenty nonresident vessel permits annually per calendar year to applicants who are not natural persons.