Washington - SB5713 - 2017

Creating the skilled worker outreach, recruitment, and key training program.

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Economic Development

Added On: 02-08-2017
Updated On: 08-21-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsors: Curtis King (Republican), Guy Palumbo (Democratic), Lynda Wilson (Republican), Hans Zeiger (Republican)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (38)

  • 02-03-2017 - First reading, referred to Higher Education.
  • 02-14-2017 - Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM.
  • 02-16-2017 - Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM.
  • 02-16-2017 - And refer to Ways & Means.
  • 02-16-2017 - HIE - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
  • 02-17-2017 - Referred to Ways & Means.
  • 02-23-2017 - Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM.
  • 02-24-2017 - Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 11:00 AM.
  • 02-24-2017 - WM - Majority; do pass 1st substitute bill proposed by Higher Education.
  • 02-24-2017 - Minority; do not pass.
  • 02-24-2017 - Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
  • 03-02-2017 - Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
  • 03-06-2017 - Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
  • 03-06-2017 - Third reading, passed; yeas, 47; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 0.
  • 03-06-2017 - 1st substitute bill substituted
  • 03-08-2017 - First reading, referred to Higher Education
  • 03-21-2017 - Public hearing in the House Committee on Higher Education at 8:00 AM.
  • 03-29-2017 - Referred to Appropriations.
  • 03-29-2017 - Executive action taken in the House Committee on Higher Education at 1:30 PM.
  • 03-29-2017 - HE - Majority; do pass with amendment
  • 04-01-2017 - Public hearing in the House Committee on Appropriations at 9:00 AM.
  • 04-03-2017 - Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Appropriations at 1:30 PM.
  • 04-04-2017 - Referred to Rules 2 Review.
  • 04-04-2017 - Minority; do not pass.
  • 04-04-2017 - APP - Majority; do pass with amendment
  • 04-04-2017 - Executive action taken in the House Committee on Appropriations at 11:00 AM.
  • 04-07-2017 - Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
  • 04-10-2017 - Third reading, passed; yeas, 93; nays, 4; absent, 0; excused, 1.
  • 04-10-2017 - Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
  • 04-10-2017 - Committee amendment
  • 04-17-2017 - Passed final passage; yeas, 47; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 0.
  • 04-17-2017 - Senate concurred in House amendments.
  • 04-19-2017 - President signed.
  • 04-20-2017 - Speaker signed.
  • 04-21-2017 - Delivered to Governor.
  • 05-05-2017 - Effective date 7/23/2017.
  • 05-05-2017 - Chapter 225, 2017 Laws.
  • 05-05-2017 - Governor signed.

Votes (3)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Passed
03-06-2017Senate200yes
04-10-2017House400yes
04-17-2017Senate200yes

News (3)

Improving Recruitment and Outreach Efforts in High-Demand Industries - thelens.news (blog)
Published by thelens.news
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 23:49:55 GMT

Photo: Washington State Department of Transportation. Washington ... Construction sector representatives testified this week in front of the Senate Higher Education Committee that SB 5713 would improve employer efforts to close skilled workforce gaps ...

Promoting Middle-Skill Worker Recruitment Efforts - thelens.news (blog)
Published by thelens.news
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:49:06 GMT

After an overwhelming majority vote in the Washington State Senate earlier this month, business advocates this week are praising SB 5713 during it's first public testimony in the House. The bill would create a public-private matching grant program to ...

Clearing the Path To Middle-Skill Careers - thelens.news (blog)
Published by thelens.news
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:13:57 GMT

Clearing the Path To Middle-Skill Careers SB 5713 has now passed both the House and the Senate. Proponents argue it would bolster recruitment efforts in middle-skill careers. Photo: Skeeze. The Washington State House this week approved a measure ...