WA SB6544 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Passed on March 27 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-27 - Effective date 6/7/2018.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Establishing the future of work task force.

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Establishing the future of work task force.


Roll Calls

2018-03-02 - House - House Final Passage (Y: 50 N: 48 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-09 - Senate - Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage (Y: 36 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2018-03-27SenateEffective date 6/7/2018.
2018-03-27SenateChapter 294, 2018 Laws.
2018-03-27SenateGovernor signed.
2018-03-09SenateDelivered to Governor.
2018-03-08HouseSpeaker signed.
2018-03-06SenatePresident signed.
2018-03-02HouseThird reading, passed; yeas, 50; nays, 48; absent, 0; excused, 0.
2018-03-02HouseHeld on third reading.
2018-03-02HouseRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2018-03-01HousePlaced on second reading.
2018-03-01HouseCommittee relieved of further consideration.
2018-02-23HouseReferred to Appropriations.
2018-02-23HouseMinority; without recommendation.
2018-02-23HouseMinority; do not pass.
2018-02-23HouseHE - Majority; do pass.
2018-02-23HouseExecutive action taken in the House Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM.
2018-02-21HouseExecutive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Higher Education at 1:30 PM.
2018-02-20HousePublic hearing in the House Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM.
2018-02-13HouseFirst reading, referred to Higher Education
2018-02-09SenateThird reading, passed; yeas, 36; nays, 11; absent, 0; excused, 2.
2018-02-09SenateRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2018-02-09Senate1st substitute bill substituted
2018-02-08SenatePlaced on second reading by Rules Committee.
2018-02-06SenatePassed to Rules Committee for second reading.
2018-02-06SenateMinority; without recommendation.
2018-02-06SenateMinority; do not pass.
2018-02-06SenateWM - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
2018-02-06SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 10:00 AM.
2018-02-01SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM.
2018-01-26SenateReferred to Ways & Means.
2018-01-25SenateAnd refer to Ways & Means.
2018-01-25SenateEDIT - Majority; do pass.
2018-01-25SenatePublic hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Economic Development & International Trade at 8:00 AM.
2018-01-24SenateFirst reading, referred to Economic Development & International Trade.

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Bill Comments