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2021 Legislative Bill Tracker

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Last updated: 03/04/21
 
 
         
LEAD AGENDA BILLS  ORIGINAL SPONSOR BILL DESCRIPTION CURRENT BILL STATUS UPCOMING  HEARINGS, VOTES, ACTION NEEDED
HB 1236 Macri Ensures that landlords cannot evict a tenant without having a legitimate reason for doing so.  H 2nd Reading Mar 1 Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
HB 1277 Ormsby Creates a new rental assistance program to help people get caught up on rent. H Approps Feb 2nd Referred to Appropriations
SB 5096 Robinson Capital gains tax H 2nd Reading Mar 3 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
SB 5160 Kuderer Provides legal representation for tenants facing eviction, requires repayment plans for unpaid rent during the pandemic, and ensures that landlords and tenants can access state rental assistance programs. S 2nd Reading Feb 25 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
HB 5279 Robinson Relating to an additional revenue source for eviction prevention and housing stability services S Housing & Loca Jan 19th - First reading, referred to Housing & Local Government.
SUPPORT AGENDA BILLS  ORIGINAL SPONSOR BILL DESCRIPTION BILL STATUS UPCOMING  HEARINGS, VOTES, ACTION NEEDED
HB 1070 Ryu Modifying allowed uses of local tax revenue for affordable housing S Housing & Loca Mar 1 First reading, referred to S Housing & Local Government.
HB 1072 Lekanoff Removing only one of the restrictions on the use of civil legal aid funds. S Law & Justice Mar 11 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:30 AM (Subject to change).
HB 1083 Gregerson Concerning relocation assistance for tenants of closed or converted manufactured/mobile home parks. S Housing & Loca Mar 1 First reading, referred to S Housing & Local Government.
HB 1100 Duerr Concerning the sale or lease of manufactured/mobile home communities and the property on which they sit. H Approps Jan 26 Referred to Appropriations.
HB 1108 Orwall Maintaining funding and assistance for homeowners navigating the foreclosure process. S Business, Fina Mar 11 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Business, Financial Services & Trade at 8:00 AM (Subject to change).
HB 1220 Peterson Supporting emergency shelters and housing through local planning and development regulations. H Passed 3rd Mar 3 Third reading, passed; yeas, 57; nays, 39; absent, 0; excused, 2.
HB 1300 Thai Addressing documentation and processes governing landlords' claims for damage to residential premises. H Rules R Feb 9 Referred to Rules 2 Review.
SB 5010 Das Prohibiting the use of credit scores to determine rates for personal lines of insurance. S 2nd Reading Feb 17 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
SB 5079 Das Extending the closure notice period for manufactured/mobile home communities. S Rules 2 Feb 5 Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
SB 5138 Kiuderer Eliminating a business and occupation tax deduction for financial institutions to fund affordable housing. S Business, Fina Jan 21 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Business, Financial Services & Trade at 8:00 AM
SB 5214 Nguyen Concerning economic assistance programs. S Passed 3rd Mar 3 Third reading, passed; yeas, 29; nays, 19; absent, 1; excused, 0.
OTHER SUPPORT BILLS  ORIGINAL SPONSOR BILL DESCRIPTION BILL STATUS UPCOMING  HEARINGS, VOTES, ACTION NEEDED
HB 1054 Johnson  Establishing requirements for tactics and equipment used by peace officers. S Law & Justice Mar 11 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:30 AM
HB 1072 Lekanoff Removing only one of the restrictions on the use of civil legal aid funds. S Law & Justice Mar 11 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:30 AM
HB 1078 Simmons Restoring voter eligibility for all persons convicted of a felony offense who are not in total confinement under the jurisdiction of the department of corrections. S State Govt & E Mar 10 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on State Government & Elections at 8:00 AM (Subject to change).
Mar 12 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on State Government & Elections at 10:30 AM (Subject to change).
HB 1082 Goodman Concerning state oversight and accountability of peace officers and corrections officers.
H Public Safety
Jan 15 Public hearing in the House Committee on Public Safety at 10:00 AM.
SHB 1089 Ramos Concerning compliance audits of requirements relating to peace officers and law enforcement agencies. S Law & Justice Mar 4 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 8:30 AM (Subject to change)
Mar 11 Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:30 AM (Subject to change)
SHB 1092 Lovick Concerning law enforcement data collection. H Rules R Feb 9 Referred to Rules 2 Review.
HB 1151 Leavitt Bolstering economic recovery. S Human Svcs, Re Mar 1 First reading, referred to Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation.
HB 1203 Johnson  Concerning community oversight boards. H Rules R Feb 22 Referred to Rules 2 Review.
HB 1267 Entenman Concerning investigation of potential criminal conduct arising from police use of force, including custodial injuries, and other officer-involved incidents. H Passed 3rd Mar 3 Third reading, passed; yeas, 57; nays, 39; absent, 0; excused, 2. 
SB 5008 Robinson Low-income utility assistance and weatherization. S Ways & Means Mar 11 Scheduled for public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 4:00 PM (Subject to change).
SB 5012 Lovelett Providing a local government option for the funding of essential affordable housing programs. S Ways & Means Feb 4 Referred to Ways & Means.
SB 5025 Rolfes Concerning the consumer protection improvement act. H Cons Pro & Bus Mar 10 Scheduled for public hearing in the House Committee on Consumer Protection & Business at 8:00 AM (Subject to change).
Mar 11 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Consumer Protection & Business at 10:00 AM (Subject to change).
SB 5043 Salomon Providing housing to school district employees. S 2nd Reading Mar 3 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
SB 5117 Nguyen Concerning rental vouchers to eligible offenders. S Ways & Means Feb 1 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 4:00 PM. 
SB 5138 Kuderer Eliminating a business and occupation tax deduction for financial institutions to fund affordable housing. S Business, Fina Jan 21 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Business, Financial Services & Trade at 8:00 AM.
SB 5139 Das Limiting rent increases after expiration of the governor's eviction moratorium. S Housing & Loca Feb 11 Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the Senate Committee on Housing & Local Government at 8:00 AM.
SB 5156 Rolfes Making expenditures from the budget stabilization account to address issues of homelessness, home security, and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses. S Ways & Means Jan 12 First reading, referred to Ways & Means.
SB 5182 Kuderer Concerning advisory votes. S Rules 2 Feb 3 Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
SB 5191 Darneille Regulating unfair business practices and prohibiting predatory price increases during states of emergency. S Passed 3rd Mar 3 Third reading, passed; yeas, 29; nays, 20; absent, 0; excused, 0. 
SB 5226 Salomon Concerning the suspension of licenses for traffic infractions S 2nd Reading Feb 25 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
SB 5260 Kuderer Requiring annual reporting from the eviction resolution pilot program. S Rules 2 Feb 4 Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.

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