Bill Alert 01/23/18

WA Legislature – CITIES AND TOWNS – 23 Jan 2018
HR 4659 (Dave Enslow) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Honoring Dave Enslow.
HR 4660 (Gary Knowlton) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Honoring Gary Knowlton.
SB 6361 (Vacant land redevel. tax ex.) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Authorizing certain cities to establish a limited exemption from local property taxes to encourage redevelopment of vacant lands in urban areas.
WA Legislature – COUNTIES – 23 Jan 2018
SR 8684 (Deputy Daniel McCartney) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Honoring Deputy Daniel Alexander McCartney.
WA Legislature – FIRE PROTECTION – 23 Jan 2018
HB 2733 (Prescribed burn cert. prog.) has been added to the FIRE PROTECTION topic  Establishing a prescribed burn certification program at the department of natural resources.
WA Legislature – GROWTH MANAGEMENT – 23 Jan 2018
HB 2728 (GMA board impartiality) has been added to the GROWTH MANAGEMENT topic  Addressing the impartial participation of members of the growth management hearings board on matters before the board.
SB 6316 (Water availability evidence) has been added to the GROWTH MANAGEMENT topic Concerning the certification and evidence of adequate and available water.
SB 6328 (Habitat conservation areas) has been added to the GROWTH MANAGEMENT topic  Defining best available science for the purposes of designating fish and wildlife habitat conservation areas.
WA Legislature – REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY – 23 Jan 2018
SB 6349 (Real estate appraisers) has been added to the REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY topic  Concerning the renewal of real estate appraiser certificates, licenses, and registrations.
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Bill Alerts 01/22/18

WA Legislature – CITIES AND TOWNS – 22 Jan 2018
SB 6312 (Unincorp. island annexation) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Eliminating certain requirements for the annexation of an unincorporated island of territory.
WA Legislature – COUNTIES – 22 Jan 2018
SB 6312 (Unincorp. island annexation) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Eliminating certain requirements for the annexation of an unincorporated island of territory.
SB 6324 (Court exhibit destruction) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Concerning the destruction of court exhibits by county clerks.
WA Legislature – FIRE PROTECTION – 22 Jan 2018
SB 6321 (Public utility revenues/fire) has been added to the FIRE PROTECTION topic  Specifying that fire protection districts and regional fire protection service authorities are taxing districts for the purpose of distributing public utility revenues.
WA Legislature – REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY – 22 Jan 2018
HB 2718 (Civil forfeiture proceedings) has been added to the REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY topic  Concerning seizure and forfeiture procedures and reporting.
HB 2710 (Working forests/real estate) has been added to the REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY topic  Adding proximity to working forests to the residential real estate disclosure statement.
WA Legislature – WATER – 22 Jan 2018
SB 6316 (Water availability evidence) has been added to the WATER topic  Concerning the certification and evidence of adequate and available water.
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Bill Alert 01/21/18

WA Legislature – COUNTIES – 21 Jan 2018
HB 2694 (County treasurer contracting) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Authorizing county treasurers to contract with other treasurers for services.
HB 2687 (Public defense funding) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Increasing appropriated funding for public defense services.
HB 2674 (Covenant removal/local gov.) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Requiring a public hearing before a local government may remove a recorded restrictive covenant from land owned by the local government.
WA Legislature – CITIES AND TOWNS – 21 Jan 2018
HB 2687 (Public defense funding) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Increasing appropriated funding for public defense services.
HB 2674 (Covenant removal/local gov.) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Requiring a public hearing before a local government may remove a recorded restrictive covenant from land owned by the local government.
WA Legislature – REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY – 21 Jan 2018
HB 2674 (Covenant removal/local gov.) has been added to the REAL ESTATE AND REAL PROPERTY topic  Requiring a public hearing before a local government may remove a recorded restrictive covenant from land owned by the local government.
WA Legislature – WATER – 21 Jan 2018
HB 2675 (Irrigation district election) has been added to the WATER topic  Modifying the irrigation district election process to correspond with general election laws.
SB 6271 (Irrigation district admin.) has been added to the WATER topic  Concerning the administration of irrigation districts.
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Bill Alert 01/20/18

WA Legislature – CITIES AND TOWNS – 20 Jan 2018
SB 6302 (Commercial office space) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic  Incentivizing the development of commercial office space in cities with a population of greater than fifty thousand and located in a county with a population of less than one million five hundred thousand.
WA Legislature – COUNTIES – 20 Jan 2018
SB 6293 (Deferred prosec./nonpayment) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Addressing the creation of a deferred prosecution program for nonpayment of license fees and taxes for vehicle, vessel, and aircraft registrations.
SB 6282 (Benchmark rate/comm services) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Calculating the benchmark rate for certain community residential services.
WA Legislature – FIRE PROTECTION – 20 Jan 2018
SB 6284 (Fire districts/annex & merge) has been added to the FIRE PROTECTION topic  Allowing fire protection district annexations and mergers within a reasonable geographic proximity.
SB 6283 (Fire service mobilization) has been added to the FIRE PROTECTION topic  Repealing an expiration date that affects state fire service mobilization.
HB 2633 (Occup. disease presumptions) has been added to the FIRE PROTECTION topic  Addressing the presumption of occupational disease for purposes of workers’ compensation by adding medical conditions to the presumption and extending the presumption to certain publicly employed firefighters and investigators and law enforcement.
HB 2632 (Dangerous chemicals/products) has been added to the FIRE PROTECTION topic  Limiting public exposure to certain dangerous chemicals through restrictions on chemicals in certain consumer products and improved public disclosure.
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Bill Alerts 01/19/18

WA Legislature – GROWTH MANAGEMENT – 19 Jan 2018
HB 2607 (Redevelopment/density) has been added to the GROWTH MANAGEMENT topic Promoting redevelopment of certain areas to encourage transit supportive densities and efficient land use.
WA Legislature – COUNTIES – 19 Jan 2018
HB 2665 (Unincorp. island annexation) has been added to the COUNTIES topic  Eliminating certain requirements for the annexation of an unincorporated island of territory.
WA Legislature – CITIES AND TOWNS – 19 Jan 2018
HB 2665 (Unincorp. island annexation) has been added to the CITIES AND TOWNS topic Eliminating certain requirements for the annexation of an unincorporated island of territory.
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Bill Alerts 01/18/18

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Bill Alert 01/17/18

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