HOUSE BILL 1098





                        57th Legislature

                2001 Regular Legislative Session


Passed by the House March 20, 2001

  Yeas 97   Nays 0




Speaker of the House of Representatives




Speaker of the House of Representatives





Passed by the Senate April 4, 2001

  Yeas 48   Nays 0



We, Timothy A. Martin and Cynthia Zehnder, Co-Chief Clerks of the House of Representatives of the State of Washington, do hereby certify that the attached is HOUSE BILL 1098  as passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on the dates hereon set forth.




                          Chief Clerk




                          Chief Clerk

President of the Senate




Approved Place Style On Codes above, and Style Off Codes below.              




Governor of the State of Washington

                   Secretary of State

                  State of Washington



                          HOUSE BILL 1098



             Passed Legislature - 2001 Regular Session


State of Washington      57th Legislature     2001 Regular Session


By Representatives Fisher and Woods; by request of Department of Transportation


Read first time .  Referred to Committee on .

Improving the effectiveness of the commute trip reduction program.

    AN ACT Relating to use of funds in the commute trip reduction program; and amending RCW 70.94.544.




    Sec. 1.  RCW 70.94.544 and 1991 c 202 s 17 are each amended to read as follows:

    A portion of the funds made available for the purposes of this chapter shall be used to fund the commute trip reduction task force in carrying out the responsibilities of RCW 70.94.541, and the interagency technical assistance team, including the activities authorized under RCW 70.94.541(2), and to assist counties, cities, and towns implementing commute trip reduction plans.  ((Funds shall be provided to the counties in proportion to the number of major employers and major worksites in each county.  The counties shall provide funds to cities and towns within the county which are implementing commute trip reduction plans in proportion to the number of major employers and major worksites within the city or town.))


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