WA SB6157 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 22 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-22 - Effective date 6/7/2018.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Regarding prior authorization.

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Regarding prior authorization.


Roll Calls

2018-02-27 - House - House Final Passage (Y: 90 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-12 - Senate - Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage (Y: 42 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-03-22SenateEffective date 6/7/2018.
2018-03-22SenateChapter 193, 2018 Laws.
2018-03-22SenateGovernor signed.
2018-03-06SenateDelivered to Governor.
2018-03-06HouseSpeaker signed.
2018-03-05SenatePresident signed.
2018-02-27HouseThird reading, passed; yeas, 90; nays, 8; absent, 0; excused, 0.
2018-02-27HouseRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2018-02-26HouseRules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
2018-02-23HouseReferred to Rules 2 Review.
2018-02-23HouseMinority; without recommendation.
2018-02-23HouseMinority; do not pass.
2018-02-23HouseHCW - Majority; do pass.
2018-02-23HouseExecutive action taken in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 8:00 AM.
2018-02-20HousePublic hearing in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 8:00 AM.
2018-02-15HouseFirst reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness
2018-02-12SenateThird reading, passed; yeas, 42; nays, 4; absent, 0; excused, 3.
2018-02-12SenateRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2018-02-12SenateFloor amendment
2018-02-12Senate1st substitute bill substituted
2018-02-10SenatePlaced on second reading by Rules Committee.
2018-02-02SenatePassed to Rules Committee for second reading.
2018-02-01SenateMinority; without recommendation.
2018-02-01SenateHLTC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
2018-02-01SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 10:00 AM.
2018-01-30SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 10:00 AM.
2018-01-10SenateFirst reading, referred to Health & Long Term Care.

Same As/Similar To

HB2837 (Crossfiled) 2018-01-17 - First reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness

Washington State Sources

Bill Comments