SB 5356 - DIGEST

Creates the Washington state LGBTQ commission in the office of the governor.

Requires the executive director of the commission to: (1) Monitor state legislation and advocate for legislation affecting LGBTQ people;

(2) Work with state agencies to assess programs and policies;

(3) Coordinate with the minority commissions, women's commission, and human rights commission to address issues of mutual concern; and

(4) Work as a liaison between the public and private sector to eliminate barriers to economic and health equity.

Declares that June of each year will be known as LGBTQ pride month.