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 Shea, Young, Taylor, Condotta, Scott, G. Hunt, and McCaslin
Changing provisions relating to presidential electors.
Modifies presidential elector provisions.
by Representatives G. Hunt, Young, Shea, Taylor, Scott, Condotta, Harmsworth, and McCaslin
Verifying that an applicant for a driver's license or identicard is lawfully within the United States.
Requires the department of licensing to adopt rules to establish procedures for verifying that a driver's license or identicard applicant is a United States citizen or that the applicant's presence in the United States is authorized under federal law, including determining which documents are adequate to provide proof of citizenship or legal presence.
by Representatives Young, G. Hunt, Taylor, Shea, Scott, Condotta, and McCaslin
Repealing the state estate tax.
Repeals the state estate tax.
by Representatives Pollet, Ryu, McBride, Cody, Robinson, and Gregerson
Concerning vapor products, e-cigarette, and nicotine products tax and regulatory reform to support youth substance prevention.
Regulates vapor products, e-cigarettes, and nicotine products.Imposes a tax on the sale, use, consumption, handling, possession, or distribution of all vapor products in this state.Creates the essential public health services account.Requires the department of health to use the money in the account for the following purposes: (1) To fund essential governmental public health services;(2) To fund tobacco control and prevention and other substance use prevention and education;(3) To strengthen and support public health system capabilities, including accredited higher education public health programs; and(4) Enforcement by the liquor control board.