WA HB2421 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on April 3 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-04-03 - Effective date 7/1/2021.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Concerning state reimbursement of election costs.

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Concerning state reimbursement of election costs.


Roll Calls

2020-03-10 - House - House Final Passage as Amended by the Senate (Y: 96 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-03-04 - Senate - Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage as Amended by the Senate (Y: 42 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2020-02-13 - House - House 3rd Reading & Final Passage (Y: 80 N: 16 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-04-03HouseEffective date 7/1/2021.
2020-04-03HouseChapter 337, 2020 Laws.
2020-04-03HouseGovernor signed.
2020-03-12HouseDelivered to Governor.
2020-03-12SenatePresident signed.
2020-03-11HouseSpeaker signed.
2020-03-10HousePassed final passage; yeas, 96; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 1.
2020-03-10HouseHouse concurred in Senate amendments.
2020-03-09SenateSenate insists on its position and asks House to concur.
2020-03-07HouseHouse refuses to concur in Senate amendments. Asks Senate to recede from amendments.
2020-03-04SenateThird reading, passed; yeas, 42; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 5.
2020-03-04SenateRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2020-03-04SenateCommittee amendment
2020-03-04SenatePlaced on second reading by Rules Committee.
2020-03-02SenatePassed to Rules Committee for second reading.
2020-03-02SenateMinority; without recommendation.
2020-03-02SenateWM - Majority; do pass with amendment
2020-03-02SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 10:00 AM.
2020-02-26SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM.
2020-02-17SenateFirst reading, referred to Ways & Means.
2020-02-13HouseThird reading, passed; yeas, 80; nays, 16; absent, 0; excused, 2.
2020-02-13HouseRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2020-02-13HouseFloor amendment
2020-02-13House1st substitute bill substituted
2020-02-11HousePlaced on second reading.
2020-02-08HouseAPP - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
2020-02-08HouseExecutive action taken in the House Committee on Appropriations at 9:00 AM.
2020-02-05HouseExecutive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Appropriations at 3:30 PM.
2020-01-29HousePublic hearing in the House Committee on Appropriations at 3:30 PM.
2020-01-14HouseFirst reading, referred to Appropriations.

Washington State Sources

Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/House Bills/2421.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/House Bills/2421-S.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/House Bills/2421-S.E.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/House Passed Legislature/2421-S.PL.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Session Laws/House/2421-S.SL.pdf
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=121079&chamber=House&actionHistoryDate=02-13-2020&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=2421&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=121079&chamber=Senate&actionHistoryDate=03-04-2020&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=2421&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=121079&chamber=House&actionHistoryDate=03-10-2020&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=2421&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20

Bill Comments