Washington - SB5940 - 2017

Creating the presumption of occupational disease for certain employees at the United States department of energy Hanford site.

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Added On: 05-23-2017
Updated On: 05-18-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Karen Keiser (Democratic)





Actions (13)

  • 05-19-2017 - First reading, referred to Commerce, Labor & Sports.
  • 05-23-2017 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
  • 06-21-2017 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
  • 06-28-2017 - Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the Senate Committee on Commerce, Labor & Sports at 12:00 PM.
  • 01-08-2018 - Due to Senate committee reorganization, referred to Labor & Commerce.
  • 01-08-2018 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
  • 01-10-2018 - Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Labor & Commerce at 1:30 PM.
  • 01-15-2018 - LBRC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
  • 01-15-2018 - Minority; do not pass.
  • 01-15-2018 - Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Labor & Commerce at 1:30 PM.
  • 01-17-2018 - Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
  • 01-18-2018 - Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
  • 02-22-2018 - Senate Rules "X" file.

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News (1)

State bill for ill Hanford worker compensation resurfaces - Tri-City Herald
Published by tri-cityherald.com
Thu, 29 Jun 2017 01:57:40 GMT

A bill that would allow ill Hanford workers to more easily get worker compensation claims approved has popped up very late in the state legislative session. It's essentially the same as a bill passed earlier this year by the House. But the initial bill ...