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This Week’s Bills: Feb. 8 – Feb. 12 – We Need You!

BIAW’s advocacy team is working on the following bills during the week of Feb. 8-12, 2021. Please be sure to…

Career and Technical Education Month

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) month. CTE promotes and supports locally-based middle and high school programs that provide…

Builders encourage students and parents to explore Career & Technical Education

BIAW announces up to $60,000 available in scholarships and grants OLYMPIA… February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) month. With…

BIAW Bulletin: The Return of SB 5278, the Direct Contractor Liability Bill

Welcome to another tremendous episode of the Hammer with Himebaugh – or the BIAW bulletin. Bad bills come back every…

Wage Lien Legislation Proposes Liens Against Employer’s Personal Property

SB 5355 and HB 1369 would allow employees to file a lien for unpaid wages against an employer’s personal or…

SB 5278: Concerning the Protection of Construction Worker Wages and Benefits

2020 ‘Direct Contractor Liability’ recap BIAW members will recall that in 2020, one of our biggest battles was on HB…