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Senate Chamber, Cherberg Building, Olympia, Wednesday, March 21, 2001

      The Senate was called to order at 10:00 a.m. by President Owen. The Secretary called the roll and announced to the President that all Senators were present except Senators Gardner, Hochstatter, Long and Oke. On motion of Senator Honeyford, Senators Hochstatter, Long and Oke were excused. On motion of Senator Eide, Senator Gardner was excused.

      The Sergeant at Arms Color Guard, consisting of Pages Mallory Hagel and Casey Eikum, presented the Colors. Reverend Howard Ullery, pastor of the Lacey Community Church, offered the prayer.


      On motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the reading of the Journal of the previous day was dispensed with and it was approved.



SB 6150             by Senators Thibaudeau, Franklin, Deccio and Kohl-Welles


AN ACT Relating to disclosure of beneficial interests in drugs or products administered or provided to human subjects participating in human subjects research; and adding a new section to chapter 70.02 RCW.

Referred to Committee on Health and Long-Term Care.


      On motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the following bills, which were on the second reading calendar, were referred to the Committee on Rules:


                                                                      SB 5001   f             Initiative/referendum paper

                                                                      SB 5033                 Personnel file inspection

                                                                      SB 5062                 Public works job order contract

                                                                      SB 5066   f             Consumer loan companies

                                                                      SB 5067   f             Alien banks

                                                                      SB 5132   f             Com telephone solicitation

                                                                      SB 5146   f             LEOFF plan 2

                                                                      SB 5152   f             Retirement benefits board

                                                                      SB 5153   f             Retirement systems

                                                                      SB 5155   f             Horse racing compact

                                                                      SB 5162   f             Safety rest areas

                                                                      SB 5181                 Criminal justice training

                                                                      SB 5201   f             TANF/higher education

                                                                      SB 5225   f             Commute trip reduction program

                                                                      SB 5227                 Marine employees

                                                                      SB 5248   f             Electrical board

                                                                      SB 5272                 Election notice

                                                                      SB 5286                 Legislation commission

                                                                      SB 5341   f             Prerecorded telephone messages

                                                                      SB 5357   f             Engineers/land surveyors

                                                                      SB 5368   f             Child support/medical

                                                                      SB 5383                 Public disclosure commission law

                                                                      SB 5396   f             Insurer investments

                                                                      SB 5403                 Expedited rule process

                                                                      SB 5425                 Pesticide application

                                                                      SB 5489                 Veterans affairs personnel

                                                                      SB 5507                 Parenting plans/paternity

                                                                      SB 5544   f             Students/felonies

                                                                      SB 5581                 Naturopathic physicians

                                                                      SB 5590                 Liability company annual reports

                                                                      SB 5614   f             CTED

                                                                      SB 5626   f             Definition of veteran

                                                                      SB 5631                 Metropolitan park districts

                                                                      SB 5639   f             Abstracts of driving records

                                                                      SB 5640   f             Motor vehicle dealers

                                                                      SB 5649   f             Electricity generation resources

                                                                      SB 5652                 In-home long-term care

                                                                      SB 5658   f             Vehicle license renewals

                                                                      SB 5660   f             Taxation of fuel

                                                                      SB 5661                 Recreational facilities

                                                                      SB 5694  $f            Mobile home park managers

                                                                      SB 5697   f             Missing person records

                                                                      SB 5698                 Unidentified persons/info

                                                                      SB 5705                 Initiatives/funding sources

                                                                      SB 5713                 Water transfer or changes

                                                                      SB 5718   f             Reflexologists

                                                                      SB 5725   f             Direct pay permits

                                                                      SB 5738   f             Snowmobile registration fees

                                                                      SB 5781   f             Fruit & vegetable district fund

                                                                      SB 5794                 Guardianship proceedings

                                                                      SB 5799   f             Digital signatures

                                                                      SB 5800                 Disclosure/port districts

                                                                      SB 5803   f             Significant legislative rules

                                                                      SB 5809                 Breastfeeding

                                                                      SB 5823                 Student improvement goals

                                                                      SB 5826   f             Collective bargaining/U.W.

                                                                      SB 5831   f             Body-gripping traps

                                                                      SB 5851   f             Pesticides

                                                                      SB 5883   f             Water supply/growth management

                                                                      SB 5887                 Ethics in public service

                                                                      SB 5911                 Water rights examiners

                                                                      SB 5915   f             Wetlands mitigation projects

                                                                      SB 5935                 Civil forfeitures of property

                                                                      SB 5960                 Prescription products

                                                                      SB 5975   f             Family law court files

                                                                      SB 6000                 Optometrists

                                                                      SB 6016                 Conservation districts

                                                                      SB 6033   f             College payment program

                                                                      SB 6070   f             Growth management

                                                                      SB 6078                 Medicare beneficiary

                                                                      SB 6080   f             Fireworks & explosives

                                                                      SB 6081                 Developmental disabilities

                                                                      SB 6108                 Water right certificate

                                                                      SB 6113                 HOV lanes

                                                                      SJM 8002                Formation of a new state

                                                                      SJM 8014                Disabled persons

                                                                      SJM 8021                Teachers


      On motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the following bills will remain on the second calendar: Senate Bill No. 5686, Senate Bill No. 5743, Senate Bill No. 5748, Senate Bill No. 5750, Senate Bill No. 5755, Senate Bill No. 5764 and Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 8410.


      SUBSTITUTE HOUSE BILL NO. 1125, by House Committee on Finance (originally sponsored by Representatives Cairnes, Morris and Esser)


Limiting the combined sales tax rate on lodging.

      The bill was read the second time.


      On motion of Senator Brown, the rules were suspended, Substitute House Bill No. 1125 was advanced to third reading, the second reading considered the third and the bill was placed on final passage.

      The President declared the question before the Senate to be the roll call on the final passage of Substitute House Bill No. 1125.


      The Secretary called the roll on the final passage of Substitute House Bill No. 1125 and the bill passed the Senate by the following vote: Yeas, 45; Nays, 0; Absent, 0; Excused, 4.

     Voting yea: Senators Benton, Brown, Carlson, Constantine, Costa, Deccio, Eide, Fairley, Finkbeiner, Franklin, Fraser, Hale, Hargrove, Haugen, Hewitt, Honeyford, Horn, Jacobsen, Johnson, Kastama, Kline, Kohl-Welles, McAuliffe, McCaslin, McDonald, Morton, Parlette, Patterson, Prentice, Rasmussen, Regala, Roach, Rossi, Sheahan, Sheldon, B., Sheldon, T., Shin, Snyder, Spanel, Stevens, Swecker, Thibaudeau, West, Winsley and Zarelli - 45.

     Excused: Senators Gardner, Hochstatter, Long and Oke - 4.

      SUBSTITUTE HOUSE BILL NO. 1125, having received the constitutional majority, was declared passed. There being no objection, the title of the bill will stand as the title of the act.


      At 10:10 a.m., on motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the Senate adjourned until 12:00 noon, Thursday, March 22, 2001.

BRAD OWEN, President of the Senate

TONY M. COOK, Secretary of the Senate