State Government articles
Washington Votes provides information on legislation under consideration in the state House and Senate. Legislation must pass both the House and Senate and be signed by the Governor before becoming law.
Listed below are bills, who voted for or against and links to the history of the bill.
Senate Bill 5225 - create a board for soil scientists and wetland scientists to regulate soil science and wetland science professions by establishing minimum standards of ethical conduct and professional responsibility and by establishing professional education and experience requirements for those persons representing to the public that they are soil scientists or wetland scientists certified by the state.
House Bill 2499 - requires political advertising supporting or opposing ballot measures sponsored by a political committee to name the "top five" contributors in the advertisement.
House Bill 2299 - creates special license plates displaying the 4-H logo; proceeds will support Washington 4-H programs.
House Bill 2558 - creates a theater license to sell beer and wine at retail for consumption on theater premises.