Archive for August, 2010

Upcoming state legislative committee meeting for September

August 31st, 2010  |  Published in Legislative Meetings

There are a handful of state legislative committee meetings coming up in Olympia. We’ll try to keep you up to date on the times when these committees come together outside of the legislative session.

This is just a selection of the important committees in the natural resources world. There is also up to date information on all committees here.

House Agriculture & Natural Resources
Tuesday, September 21 1:30 p.m.
Senate Hearing Room 1, Cherberg Building
Work Session: Water resources management in Washington.

House Commerce & Labor (joint session with Senate Labor, Commerce and Consumer Protection)
Thursday, September 23, 10:00 a.m.
Senate Hearing Room 4, Cherberg Building
Work Session: Workplace Safety and Health: Continued discussion of fatal explosion and health investigation at the Tesoro Refinery in Anacortes.

House General Government Appropriations
Friday, September 24 1:30 pm Senate Hearing Room 4,  Cherberg Building
Work Session: Operating Budget Update.
Plans by selected agencies for possible across-the-board reductions in the 2009-11 Biennium.
a.Department of Commerce.
b.Department of Ecology.
c.Department of Revenue.
Preliminary Budget Outlook.

House Ways & Means
Tuesday, September 28 1:00 pm Senate Hearing Rm 4, Cherberg Building
Work Session: Operating budget update.

Joint House and Senate Economic Development and International Relations, Legislative Committee
Thursday, September 2, 9:00 am
Yakima Valley Sun Dome, State Fair Room
1301 South Fair Avenue
Yakima, WA
Agenda: Keep it growing: Agriculture technology and promotion in Washington State.

Joint Legislative Select Committee Health Reform Implementation
Wednesday, September 15, 9:00 am Senate Hearing Rm 4 Cherberg Building, Agenda: American Indian health commission update.