WA SB5600 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-0)
Status: Passed on May 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-09 - Effective date 7/28/2019.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Concerning residential tenant protections.

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Concerning residential tenant protections.


Roll Calls

2019-04-24 - Senate - Senate Final Passage as Amended by the House (Y: 30 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-04-12 - House - House Final Passage as Amended by the House (Y: 51 N: 46 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-09 - Senate - Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage (Y: 31 N: 15 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2019-05-09SenateEffective date 7/28/2019.
2019-05-09SenateChapter 356, 2019 Laws.
2019-05-09SenateGovernor signed.
2019-04-29SenateDelivered to Governor.
2019-04-27HouseSpeaker signed.
2019-04-25SenatePresident signed.
2019-04-24SenatePassed final passage; yeas, 30; nays, 18; absent, 0; excused, 1.
2019-04-24SenateSenate concurred in House amendments.
2019-04-12HouseThird reading, passed; yeas, 51; nays, 46; absent, 1; excused, 1.
2019-04-12HouseRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2019-04-12HouseFloor amendment
2019-04-12HouseCommittee amendment not adopted.
2019-04-09HouseRules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
2019-04-02HouseReferred to Rules 2 Review.
2019-03-28HouseMinority; without recommendation.
2019-03-28HouseMinority; do not pass.
2019-03-28HouseCRJ - Majority; do pass with amendment
2019-03-28HouseExecutive action taken in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 3:30 PM.
2019-03-26HouseExecutive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 10:00 AM.
2019-03-19HousePublic hearing in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 10:00 AM.
2019-03-12HouseFirst reading, referred to Civil Rights & Judiciary.
2019-03-09SenateThird reading, passed; yeas, 31; nays, 15; absent, 0; excused, 3.
2019-03-09SenateRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2019-03-09SenateFloor amendment
2019-03-09Senate1st substitute bill substituted
2019-03-05SenatePlaced on second reading by Rules Committee.
2019-02-19SenatePassed to Rules Committee for second reading.
2019-02-18SenateMinority; do not pass.
2019-02-18SenateHSA - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
2019-02-18SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Housing Stability & Affordability at 1:30 PM.
2019-01-28SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Housing Stability & Affordability at 1:30 PM.
2019-01-24SenateFirst reading, referred to Housing Stability & Affordability.

Washington State Sources

Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Bills/5600.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Bills/5600-S.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Bills/5600-S.E.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Passed Legislature/5600-S.PL.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Session Laws/Senate/5600-S.SL.pdf
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=118484&chamber=Senate&actionHistoryDate=03-09-2019&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5600&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=118484&chamber=House&actionHistoryDate=04-12-2019&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5600&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=118484&chamber=Senate&actionHistoryDate=04-24-2019&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5600&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20

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