Economic and Revenue Forecast Council

Combines statistical models and available data to promote state government financial stability by producing an accurate forecast of economic activity and General Fund revenue for the legislature and governor to be used as the basis of the state budget.
Board Website
Policy AreaTransportation and Economic Development
Governor Appointments2
Total Board Positions7
Statutory AuthorityRCW 82.33.010
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
CompensationTravel Expenses
Term Length (years)0
Statutory Term Limits
Member Requirements: The council shall consist of two individuals appointed by the governor, the state treasurer, and four individuals, one of whom is appointed by the chairperson of each of the two largest political caucuses in the senate and house of representatives. The council may select such other officers as the members deem necessary.