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Workforce-Related Bills Status
2017 Session

Note: This page is updated twice a week, or as information becomes available.

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Bill
Title
Status
HCR 4402 State Workforce Plan--Talent & Prosperity for All Senate Higher Education
SB 5237 Workforce Investment Act References to WIOA House Higher Education
SCR 8401 State Workforce Plan--Talent & Prosperity for All House Higher Education

While many bills have been introduced that would impact workforce development issues, Workforce Board staff have identified bills that would have the greatest impact and highlighted them on this page. Below is a list of those bills in numerical order. This page will be updated twice each week as bills are introduced.

 

 

 

Bill Title Status Latest Committee Meeting Information
SHB 1452 Opportunity scholarship prog H 2nd Reading Feb 23 Executive action taken in the House  Committee on Appropriations at 1:30 PM.
SSB 5022 Education loan information H Hi Ed Mar 15 Scheduled for public hearing in the House  Committee on Higher Education at 1:30 PM in anticipation of other legislative action.
SB 5141 Yoga practice or instruction H Hi Ed Mar 14 Scheduled for public hearing in the House  Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM in anticipation of other legislative action.
2SSB 5285 Workforce study/ag., etc. H Hi Ed Mar 15 Scheduled for public hearing in the House  Committee on Higher Education at 1:30 PM in anticipation of other legislative action.
SB 5640 Tech. college diploma prgs H Hi Ed Mar 14 Scheduled for public hearing in the House  Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM in anticipation of other legislative action.
SSB 5713 Skilled worker program H Hi Ed Feb 24 Executive action taken in the Senate  Committee on Ways & Means at 11:00 AM.
ESHB 1600 Career and college readiness S EL/K-12 Mar 16 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate  Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education at 1:30 PM in anticipation of other legislative action.
SHB 1130 Customized training program S Higher Ed Mar 14 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate  Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM in anticipation of other legislative action.
E2SHB 1439 Higher ed student protection S Higher Ed Feb 24 Public hearing and executive action taken in the House  Committee on Appropriations at 10:00 AM.
E2SHB 1482 WorkFirst poverty reduction S HumSer/MenHlth/ Feb 21 Public hearing and executive action taken in the House  Committee on Appropriations at 1:30 PM.
SHB 1566 WorkFirst, "work activity" S HumSer/MenHlth/ Feb 21 Public hearing and executive action taken in the House  Committee on Appropriations at 1:30 PM.
E2SHB 1713 Children's mental health S HumSer/MenHlth/ Mar 14 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate  Committee on Human Services and Mental Health & Housing at 1:30 PM in anticipation of other legislative action.
SHB 1129 Associate degree education S Law & Justice Feb 24 Executive action taken in the House  Committee on Appropriations at 10:00 AM.

 

 

 

 

 

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