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This Week’s Bill: April 3-7: We Need You!

April 2, 2021

This week will consist primarily of floor action which means we will not have any bills to sign in SUPPORT/OPPOSED to in committee.

 

April 6, 2021

Growth Management Act

HB 1099: Improving the state’s climate response through updates to the state’s comprehensive planning framework.

HB 1117: Promoting salmon recovery through revisions to the state’s comprehensive planning framework.

HB 1232: Planning for affordable housing under the growth management act.

 

Labor

HB 1076: Allowing whistleblowers to bring actions on behalf of the state for violations of workplace protections.

SB 5115: Establishing health emergency labor standards.

 

Environmental Justice

SB 5141: Implementing the recommendations of the environmental justice task force.

 

Taxes

SB 5096: Concerning an excise tax on gains from the sale or exchange of certain capital assets.

SB 5126: Concerning the Washington climate commitment act.

 

For more information about BIAW’s stance on bills, please reach Government Affairs Director Jan Himebaugh at janh@biaw.com.

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