Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Bill Summary 1-29-2021

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Bill NumberDescriptionStatusInterest
SB 5203Increases access and affordability of generic prescription medicationsS-Health & Longterm Care. Hearing: 1/29, 8:00 - RPEC signed in as supportAffordable health care for all retired public employees
SB 5020Penalty on unsupported prescription drug price increasesS-Health & Longterm Care. Hearing: 1/22, 8:00 - RPEC signed in as support, testifed Keep Health Care Affordable
HB 1111Closes tax break on non-profit hospital systems' investment incomeH-FinanceCorrect regressive tax code
SB 5010Prohibiting the use of credit scores to determine rates for personal lines of insuranceS-Business, Financial Services, & Trade. Hearing: 1/14, 8:00 - RPEC signed in as supportKeep Health Care Affordable
SB 5021Protects retirement benefits of furloughed public employeesS-Ways & Means. Hearing: 1/18, 4:00 - RPEC signed in as support, testified. Exec. Session: 1/28Retirenment Security for all Washingtonians
SB 5096Capital Gains TaxS-Ways & Means. Hearing: 1/14, 4:00 - RPEC signed in as support, testifiedCorrect regressive tax code
HB 1406Wealth TaxH-Finance: Hearing: 2/2, 1:30pm - RPEC signed in as supportCorrect regressive tax code
SB 5142Establishing the profession of dental therapistS-Health & Longterm Care.Affordable health care for all retired public employees
SB 5188Creates state public bankS-Business, Financial Services, & Trade. Hearing: 1/28, 8:00 - RPEC signed in as supportRetirenment Security for all Washingtonians
HB 1073Expanding coverage of the paid family and medical leave programH-Labor & Workplace Standards. Hearing: 1/15, 8:00. Exec Session 1/27, 10:00 - RPEC signed in as supportCorrect regressive tax code
SB 5097Expanding coverage of the paid family and medical leave programS-Labor, Comm & Tribal Affairs. Hearing: 1/18, 9:00. Exec Session 2/3, 8:00 - RPEC signed in as supportCorrect regressive tax code
HB 1218Improving health, safety, and quality of life for residents in long-term care facilitiesH-Health Care & Wellness. Hearing: 1/28, 10:00 - Exec Session 2/3, 8:00 - RPEC signed in as supportAffordable health care for all retired public employees
SB 5204Creating the whole Washington health trustS-Health & Longterm Care.Affordable health care for all retired public employees
HB 1277Providing for an additional revenue source for eviction prevention and housing stability servicesH-Housing, Human Services & Veterans. Hearing: 1/22, 10:00. Exec Session 1/29, 10:00 - RPEC signed in as supportImproves access to affordable housing
SB 5160Addressing landlord-tenant relations by providing certain tenant protections during and after public health emergencies, providing for legal representation in eviction cases, and authorizing landlord access to state rental assistance programsH-Housing & Local Government. Hearing: 1/20, 10:30 - RPEC Signed in as SupportImproves access to affordable housing
HB 1032Early retirement for SERS & TERS plans 2 & 3.H-AppropriationsRetirenment Security for all Washingtonians
HB 1040One time PEBB open enrollment for TERS and SERS Plans 2 & 3 retireesH-AppropriationsRetirenment Security for all Washingtonians
SB 5322Prohibiting dual enrollment between school employees' benefits board and public employees' benefits board programsS-Ways & Means, Hearing: 1/28, 4:00Affordable health care for all retired public employees
HB 1093Making 2021-2023 fiscal biennium operating appropriationsH-Appropriations. Hearing: 1/14 3:30Protect PEBB Medicare Benefit, Full Pension Funding, Correct regressive tax code
HB 1094Making 2021-2023 fiscal biennium operating appropriationsH-Appropriations. Hearing: 1/14 3:30Protect PEBB Medicare Benefit, Full Pension Funding, Correct regressive tax code
SB 5091Making 2019-2021 fiscal biennium second supplemental operating appropriationsS-Ways & Means. Hearing: 1/14, 4:00Protect PEBB Medicare Benefit, Full Pension Funding, Correct regressive tax code
SB 5092Making 2019-2021 fiscal biennium second supplemental operating appropriationsS-Ways & Means. Hearing: 1/14, 4:00Protect PEBB Medicare Benefit, Full Pension Funding, Correct regressive tax code

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