Archive for January, 2016

Tribal cultural resources protection considered in public hearing

January 26th, 2016  |  Published in HB 2658

HB 2658 (Concerning tribal cultural resources protection in the forest practices act) was heard in public hearing yesterday in front of the House Community Development, Housing and Tribal Affairs Committee. You can watch the hearing at this link. A non-partisan analysis of the bill is available here.

Hatchery management agreement bill scheduled for hearing

January 25th, 2016  |  Published in SB 6414

SB 6414 (Concerning hatchery management agreements) has been scheduled for a hearing in the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Parks at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 27. The hearing will be held in Senate Hearing Room 3 of the Cherberg Building.

North Cascades elk herd bill heard in public hearing

January 22nd, 2016  |  Published in SB 6199

SB 6199 (Providing for legislative review of the updated North Cascade elk herd plan) was heard in public hearing yesterday in front of the Senate Natural Resources and Parks Committee.

You can view the hearing here.

A non-partisan staff report is also available here.

Property rights and water pollution bill scheduled for hearing

January 21st, 2016  |  Published in HB 2720

HB 2720 (Protecting private property rights by aligning the jurisdictional scope of the state water pollution control act with the jurisdictional scope of the federal clean water act) has been scheduled for a hearing in the House Committee on Environment on Thursday, January 28th at 8 a.m. The hearing will be held in house hearing room B in the O’Brien building.

Hydraulic project approval permits bill scheduled for public hearing

January 21st, 2016  |  Published in SB 6287

SB 6287 (Concerning the definition of hydraulic project in relation to the hydraulic project approval permits) has been scheduled for a public hearing on Thursday, January 28th at 1:30 p.m. in the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Parks. The hearing will be held in senate hearing room 1 in the Cherberg Building.

Watershed management actions by watershed improvement districts bill scheduled for public hearing

January 21st, 2016  |  Published in Legislative Meetings

HB 2616 (Concerning watershed management actions by watershed improvement districts) will be heard in public hearing on Monday, January 25 at 1:30 p.m. in the House Committee on Environment. The hearing will be held in house hearing room B of the O’Brien Building.

Tribal cultural resources protection in the forest practices act bill scheduled for public hearing

January 21st, 2016  |  Published in HB 2658

HB 2658 (Concerning tribal cultural resources protection in the forest practices act) was scheduled for a public hearing in the House Committee on Community Development and Housing and Tribal Affairs at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, January 25. The hearing will be held in house hearing room E of the O’Brien Building.

State tribal relations bill hearing in public hearing, scheduled for executive session

January 19th, 2016  |  Published in HB 2032

HB 2032 (Concerning tribal-state relations) was heard in a public hearing yesterday, January 18.

You can view the public hearing here (starts at about 1:26:00).

The bill will be considered in executive session on Thursday, January 21 at 8:30 a.m. in house hearing room E in the O’Brien Building.

North Casades elk herd bill scheduled for hearing

January 15th, 2016  |  Published in SB 6199

SB 6199 (Providing for legislative review of the updated North Cascade elk herd plan) has been scheduled for a hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday January 21. The hearing will be held in room 1 of the Cherberg Building.

Farmland riparian restoration bill scheduled for hearing

January 14th, 2016  |  Published in HB 2352

HB 2352 (Regarding riparian restoration and planting on farmlands) has been scheduled for a hearing in the House Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16.

The hearing will be heard in hearing room B in the O’Brien Building.

There is no bill report available yet.