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=2015.
by Representatives Hunter, Hansen, Carlyle, Johnson, Walkinshaw, Ryu, and Santos
Creating a funding stream and program for cancer research, prevention, and care.
Addresses cancer research, prevention, and care.Expands the duties and changes the composition of the life sciences discovery fund authority.Establishes an independent expert scientific review and advisory committee.Increases the tax on cigarettes and the tax on tobacco products.Creates the fund to fight cancer and the fight cancer treasury fund.
by Representatives Lytton, Walkinshaw, Orwall, Chandler, and Fagan
Modifying certain auditor's fees.
Increases the surcharge that county auditors and recording officers are required to collect for recording instruments.
by Senate Committee on Ways & Means (originally sponsored by Senators Braun and Mullet)
Concerning spirits retailers when selling for resale.
Addresses spirits retailers when selling for resale.
by Senator Roach
Banning powdered alcohol.
Prohibits the use, purchase, sale, or possession of powdered alcohol.