Archive for February, 2013

One new bill for today

February 27th, 2013  |  Published in Tracking archive 2013-14

The entire list is here.

Number Description Date Introduced
SB 5634 Clarifying the department of natural resources’ authority to enter into cooperative
agreements.
2/27/2013

New bills for February 20 and 21

February 21st, 2013  |  Published in Tracking archive 2013-14

The entire list is here.

Number Description
HB 1952 Concerning nonsubstantive changes to programs relevant to the department of
ecology designed to create administrative efficiency.
2/21/2013
SB 5836 Providing certainty for local governments on water resource decisions. 2/21/2013
HB 1948 Concerning nonsubstantive changes to programs relevant to the department of ecology designed to create administrative efficiency. 2/20/2013

Hunting bills passed on to Rules committee

February 20th, 2013  |  Published in HB 1495, HB 1496

Both HB 1495 (Concerning access of tribal members to state land) and HB 1496 (Concerning hunting-related enforcement actions involving tribal members) were passed to the Rules committee. The Rules committee is the last stop before the bills are considered by the full house.

Both bills also  received  a new legislative analysis based on their amendments in their original committee:

1495 House Bill Report

1496 House Bill Report

New bills from Monday, February 18 and Tuesday, February 19

February 19th, 2013  |  Published in Tracking archive 2013-14

The entire list is located here.

Number Description Date Introduced
HB 1935 Concerning state parks and recreation. 2/19/2013
SB 5819 Providing a moratorium on rule making. 2/19/2013
SB 5820 Providing for a suspension of the growth management act during certain periods of high unemployment within a county. 2/19/2013
HB 1917 Creating additional requirements for certain fishing guide activities.. 2/18/2013
HB 1924 Concerning watershed planning grants. 2/18/2013

Hunting bills pass out of committee

February 15th, 2013  |  Published in HB 1495, HB 1496

Both HB 1495 (Concerning access of tribal members to state land) and HB 1496 (Concerning hunting-related enforcement actions involving tribal members) passed out of committee yesterday. Both bills also  received  amendments from their original versions.

Here is the amendment sheet for HB 1495. Here is the amendment sheet for HB 1496.

HB 1495 legislative  analysis

HB 1496 legislative  analysis

New natural resources bills for Friday, February 15

February 15th, 2013  |  Published in Tracking archive 2013-14

A complete list of natural resources bills is available here.

Number Description Date Introduced
SB 5786 Requiring certain information in commercial fishing guide license applications. 2/15/2013
SB 5788 Regarding water discharge fees. 2/15/2013
HB 1896 Enhancing compliance with the responsibilities of fishing guides. 2/15/2013

Hunting bills hearing

February 13th, 2013  |  Published in HB 1495, HB 1496

The hearing for both HB 1495 (Concerning access of tribal members to state land) and HB 1496 (Concerning hunting-related enforcement actions involving tribal members) can be viewed below or at this link.

HB 1495 legislative  analysis

HB 1496 legislative  analysis

Tribal hunting bills executive session set, new analysis

February 12th, 2013  |  Published in HB 1495, HB 1496

Both HB 1495 (Concerning access of tribal members to state land) and HB 1496 (Concerning hunting-related enforcement actions involving tribal members) will be part of an executive session in the House Committee on Community Development and Housing & Tribal Affairs. The hearing will be held on Tuesday, February 14 at 1:30 a.m. in House Hearing Room E in the John L. O’Brien Building.

HB 1495 legislative  analysis

HB 1496 legislative  analysis

One new bill for February 12, 2013

February 12th, 2013  |  Published in Tracking archive 2013-14

Entire list of natural resources bills here.

Number Description Date Introduced
HB 1849 Combining the state’s natural resources law enforcement efforts. 2/12/2013

New natural resources bills for February 11, 2013

February 11th, 2013  |  Published in Tracking archive 2013-14

The entire list of natural resources related bills for 2013 is here.

Number Description Date Introduced
HB 1794 Concerning shoreline development permits. 2/11/2013
SB 5702 Concerning aquatic invasive species. 2/11/2013