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 Representatives Fitzgibbon and Farrell
Reducing greenhouse gas emissions through land use and transportation requirements.
Modifies land use and transportation requirements to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
by Senate Committee on Ways & Means (originally sponsored by Senators Liias, Fain, Hobbs, Litzow, Eide, Dammeier, McAuliffe, Baumgartner, Cleveland, Angel, and Ericksen)
Extending tax preferences for high-technology research and development.
Delays the expiration of tax preferences for high-technology research and development.Provides a business and occupation tax credit for high-technology companies performing research and development.Provides a sales and use tax deferral for certain construction and equipment purchases for new and expanding high-technology companies.Creates the high-technology research and development investment work group to develop recommendations for the legislature to improve the competitiveness of the high-technology research and development industry.
by Senator Baumgartner
Providing for nonconference basketball competitions between the Gonzaga University Bulldogs and the University of Washington Huskies.
Requires the University of Washington and Gonzaga University intercollegiate basketball teams to compete against each other in a nonconference, regular season basketball game.
by Senators Mullet, Frockt, Hobbs, and Liias
Allowing authorized health care providers to prescribe epinephrine autoinjectors.
Allows an authorized health care provider to prescribe epinephrine autoinjectors in the name of an authorized entity for certain uses.Allows pharmacists and physicians to dispense epinephrine autoinjectors pursuant to a prescription issued in the name of an authorized entity.