WA SB5242 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 3 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-04-25 - By resolution, returned to Senate Rules Committee for third reading.
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Supporting media literacy and digital citizenship.

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Supporting media literacy and digital citizenship.


Roll Calls

2021-03-25 - House - House Committee on Education: do pass (Y: 10 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - Senate - Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage (Y: 39 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-22 - Senate - Senate Committee on Ways & Means: do pass (Y: 21 N: 2 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-03 - Senate - Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education: do pass (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-04-25HouseBy resolution, returned to Senate Rules Committee for third reading.
2021-03-26HouseReferred to Appropriations.
2021-03-25HouseMinority; do not pass.
2021-03-25HouseED - Majority; do pass.
2021-03-25HouseExecutive action taken in the House Committee on Education at 1:30 PM.
2021-03-19HousePublic hearing in the House Committee on Education at 10:00 AM.
2021-03-05HouseFirst reading, referred to Education.
2021-03-03SenateThird reading, passed; yeas, 39; nays, 10; absent, 0; excused, 0.
2021-03-03SenateRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2021-03-01SenatePlaced on second reading by Rules Committee.
2021-02-22SenatePassed to Rules Committee for second reading.
2021-02-22SenateMinority; without recommendation.
2021-02-22SenateMinority; do not pass.
2021-02-22SenateWM - Majority; do pass.
2021-02-22SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 9:30 AM.
2021-02-19SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 9:00 AM.
2021-02-04SenateReferred to Ways & Means.
2021-02-03SenateAnd refer to Ways & Means.
2021-02-03SenateEDU - Majority; do pass.
2021-02-03SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education at 10:30 AM.
2021-01-25SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education at 1:30 PM.
2021-01-15SenateFirst reading, referred to Early Learning & K-12 Education.

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
28a300New CodeSee Bill Text

Washington State Sources

Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2021-22/Pdf/Bills/Senate Bills/5242.pdf
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/majorityminority/recommendation?type=majority&legId=123496&actionText=EDU%20-%20Majority%3B%20do%20pass.&mId=28438&isInit=False&biennium=2021-22
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/majorityminority/recommendation?type=majority&legId=123496&actionText=WM%20-%20Majority%3B%20do%20pass.&mId=28693&isInit=False&biennium=2021-22
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=123496&chamber=Senate&actionHistoryDate=03-03-2021&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5242&isInit=False&biennium=2021-22
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/majorityminority/recommendation?type=majority&legId=123496&actionText=ED%20-%20Majority%3B%20do%20pass.&mId=28930&isInit=False&biennium=2021-22

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