Archive for March, 2015

Preserving ag land and public infrastructure in flood plains bill scheduled for executive session

March 27th, 2015  |  Published in SB 5347

SB 5347 (Creating demonstration projects for preserving agricultural land and public infrastructure in flood plains) has been scheduled for an executive session in the House Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources. The session will be held on Wednesday, April 1 at 8:30 a.m.

Governor’s toxics bill scheduled for executive session

March 27th, 2015  |  Published in HB 1472

HB 1472 (Concerning use of chemical action plans to require safer chemicals in Washington) will be considered in the Senate Committee on Energy and Environment and Telecommunications  during executive session on Tuesday, March 31 at 1:30 p.m.

The most recent bill report is here.

Preserving ag land and public infrastructure in flood plains bill heard in

March 25th, 2015  |  Published in SB 5347

SB 5347 (Creating demonstration projects for preserving agricultural land and public infrastructure in flood plains) was heard in a public hearing in the House Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources.

You can view the public hearing here or in the window below.

Governor’s toxics bill heard in hearing in Senate committee

March 25th, 2015  |  Published in HB 1472

HB 1472 (Concerning use of chemical action plans to require safer chemicals in Washington) was part of a public hearing in the Senate Committee on Energy and Environment and Telecommunications yesterday. You can watch the hearing below or here.

Joint memorial on hatchery plan reviews passes out of committee

March 25th, 2015  |  Published in SJM 8007

SJM 8007 (Requesting Congress to provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries with sufficient resources to expedite its endangered species act and national environmental policy act review of Puget Sound hatchery and genetic management plans and that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries prioritize and conduct immediate review and approval of Puget Sound hatchery and genetic management plans) passed out of house committee yesterday. There were no amendments.

You can watch the executive session here.

Preserving ag land and public infrastructure in flood plains bill scheduled for public hearing

March 20th, 2015  |  Published in SB 5347

SB 5347 (Creating demonstration projects for preserving agricultural land and public infrastructure in flood plains) is scheduled for a public hearing in the House Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 25. The most recent bill report can be found here.

Governor’s toxics bill scheduled for hearing in Senate committee

March 20th, 2015  |  Published in HB 1472

HB 1472 (Concerning use of chemical action plans to require safer chemicals in Washington) has been scheduled for a hearing in the Senate Committee on Energy and Environment and Telecommunications at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday March 24.

The most recent bill report can be found here.

Joint memorial on hatchery plan reviews scheduled for executive session in Senate committee

March 20th, 2015  |  Published in SJM 8007

SJM 8007 (Requesting Congress to provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries with sufficient resources to expedite review of Puget Sound hatchery and genetic management plans and that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries prioritize and conduct immediate review and approval of these plans) was scheduled for an executive session in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24.

The most recent bill report can be found here.

Joint memorial on hatchery plan reviews heard in house committee

March 17th, 2015  |  Published in SJM 8007

SJM 8007 (Requesting Congress to provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries with sufficient resources to expedite review of Puget Sound hatchery and genetic management plans and that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries prioritize and conduct immediate review and approval of these plans) was heard in a hearing earlier today in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources.

You can watch the hearing here or in the window below.

The most recent bill analysis is here.

Joint memorial on hatchery plan reviews scheduled for hearing in house committee

March 12th, 2015  |  Published in SJM 8007

SJM 8007 (Requesting Congress to provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries with sufficient resources to expedite review of Puget Sound hatchery and genetic management plans and that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries prioritize and conduct immediate review and approval of these plans) where both scheduled for a public hearing in the House Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17.

The most recent bill report is here.