Keep Up-to-date on What Happens During the Legislative Session in Olympia

Each week during the 14 week legislative session, WSPTA will provide information recapping the week as well as a bill status tracker. The information will be sent through theAction Network straight to your inbox if you are a subscriber and will also be posted on the blog for easy access.

WSPTA has been active testifying on more than 15 house and senate bills so far.

HB 1109 regarding K-12 funding
HB 1010 on gun violence prevention
SB 5153 on the governor’s budget
SB 5057 on tobacco and electronic nicotine delivery systems
HB 1139 on the teacher shortage
SB 5014 (delink state assessments from graduation requirements)
SB 5548 (24-credit high school diploma)
SB 5146 (no single assessment for graduation)
SB 5313, SB 5316, and SB 5466 (local school district enrichment levies)
SB 5091 and SB 5312(special education services)
HB 1384 (high poverty LAP funding)
SB 5410 (credits through IB and Cambridge courses)
HB 1351 (expand income eligibility for ECEAP (early learning) program
SB 5315 (increase ratios of nurses, social workers, guidance counselors, and school psychologists)
SB 5317 (school safety)