Bill Alert 02/21/17

WA Leg – SB 5239 – 21 Feb 2017

Bill Description – Ensuring that water is available to support development.

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Bill Alert 02/19/17

 WA Leg – HB 1051 – 19 Feb 2017

Bill Description – Concerning financing essential public infrastructure.

WA Leg – HJR 4200 – 19 Feb 2017

Bill Description – Amending the Constitution to allow the state to guarantee debt issued on behalf of a political subdivision for essential public infrastructure.

05 – February 23, 2017 – Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Capital Budget at 8:00 AM (Subject to change).

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WA Leg – SB 5239 – 19 Feb 2017

Bill Description – Ensuring that water is available to support development.

08 – February 21, 2017 – Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM (Subject to change).

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Bill Alerts 01/26/17

Environment – 2/2/2017 8:00 a.m.
Public Hearing:

  1. HB 1681 – Encouraging the annexation of unincorporated urban growth areas.
  2. HB 1683 – Addressing sewer service within urban growth areas.
  3. HB 1740 – Using the state environmental policy act to encourage development that is consistent with forward-looking growth plans. (If measure is referred to committee.)
Environment – 1/31/2017 1:30 p.m.
Public Hearing:

  1. HB 1504 – Concerning rail dependent uses for purposes of the growth management act and related development regulations.
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Bill Alerts 01/16/17

Environment – 1/19/2017 9:00 a.m.
House Full Committee
House Hearing Rm E
John L. O’Brien Building
Olympia, WAREVISED ON 1/16/2017 AT 3:50 PM

Public Hearing:

  1. HB 1089 – Amending the schedule for updates to the comprehensive plan of Kitsap county.
  2. HB 1101 – Simplifying the population growth criteria for planning required by the growth management act.
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Bill Alerts 03/14/16

SB 5864 (HB 1576)

Bill Description – Concerning sales and use tax for cities to offset municipal service costs to newly annexed areas.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)

Mar 10     Governor signed.

Chapter 5, 2016 Laws.

Effective date 6/9/2016.

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Bill Alerts 03/12/16

HB 2708 (SB 6387)

Bill Description – Providing for fire protection district formation by the legislative authority of a city or town subject to voter approval.

Mar 10     By resolution, returned to House Rules Committee for third reading.

 

HB 3008

Prohibiting purchases of land within urban growth areas by state agencies.

2016 REGULAR SESSION

Mar 9 First reading, referred to Capital Budget (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report). (View Original Bill)

 

SB 5363

Bill Description – Prohibiting the use of eminent domain for economic development.

Mar 10     By resolution, returned to House Rules Committee for third reading.

 

SB 6314 (HB 2590)

Bill Description – Concerning county road administration and maintenance.

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 9 Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)

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Bill Alerts 03/08/16

Counties Topic

HB 3008 () has been added to the COUNTIES topic

Prohibiting purchases of land within urban growth areas by state agencies.

 

SB 6314 (HB 2590)

Bill Description – Concerning county road administration and maintenance.

IN THE SENATE

Mar 7     Senate concurred in House amendments.

Passed final passage; yeas, 47; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

Mar 8     President signed.

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