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Veto Archive

Bill Number Chamber Description Governor's Action Signed Date
5004 Senate Relating to making updates to the Washington business corporation act. Signed Thu, May 11, 2023
5103 Senate Relating to payment to acute care hospitals for difficult to discharge medicaid patients who do not need acute care but who are waiting in the hospital to be appropriately and timely discharged to postacute and community settings. Signed Thu, May 4, 2023
5491 Senate Relating to allowing for residential buildings of a certain height to be served by a single exit under certain conditions. Signed Tue, May 9, 2023
5700 Senate Relating to modernization of state health care authority-related laws. Signed Thu, Apr 6, 2023
5236 Senate Relating to improving nurse and health care worker safety and patient care by establishing minimum staffing standards in hospitals, requiring hospital staffing committees to develop staffing plans, addressing mandatory overtime and meal and rest breaks, and providing for enforcement. Signed Thu, Apr 20, 2023
5389 Senate Relating to the practice of optometry, including expanding the optometric scope of practice to include specified procedures not including the use of lasers, requiring a licensing endorsement to perform these procedures that is based upon mandated educational criteria and hands-on training, and amending the board of optometry's operating procedures. Signed Tue, May 9, 2023
5145 Senate Relating to clarifying existing law regarding liability protections associated with public recreational use of lands or waters under a hydroelectric license issued by the federal energy regulatory commission. Signed Tue, Apr 25, 2023
5523 Senate Relating to addressing the forensic pathologist shortage. Signed Thu, May 11, 2023
5683 Senate Relating to child-specific foster care licenses for placement of an Indian child in the custody of a federally recognized tribe or the tribe's child placing agency. Signed Thu, Apr 20, 2023
5459 Senate Relating to requests for records containing election information. Signed Tue, May 9, 2023
5278 Senate Relating to implementing audit recommendations to reduce barriers to home care aide certification. Signed Thu, May 4, 2023
5320 Senate Relating to journey level electrician certifications of competency. Signed Fri, Apr 14, 2023
5192 Senate Relating to authorizing administrative law judges to substitute for pollution control hearings board members in deciding derelict vessel appeals. Signed Thu, Apr 6, 2023
5293 Senate Relating to accounts. Signed Thu, May 11, 2023
5156 Senate Relating to expanding the farm internship program. Signed Thu, May 4, 2023
5394 Senate Relating to malpractice insurance for international medical graduate supervisors. Signed Thu, Mar 30, 2023
5261 Senate Relating to deadlines concerning permits, licenses, or endorsements of cemetery authorities. Signed Tue, Apr 25, 2023
5447 Senate Relating to promoting the alternative jet fuel industry in Washington. Signed Wed, May 3, 2023
5144 Senate Relating to providing for responsible environmental management of batteries. Signed Thu, May 11, 2023
5128 Senate Relating to jury diversity. Signed Thu, May 4, 2023
5528 Senate Relating to retainage requirements for private construction projects. Signed Tue, May 9, 2023
5058 Senate Relating to exempting buildings with 12 or fewer units that are no more than two stories from the definition of multiunit residential building. Signed Thu, May 4, 2023
5390 Senate Relating to establishing a programmatic safe harbor agreement on forestlands. Signed Thu, Apr 20, 2023
5398 Senate Relating to domestic violence funding allocation. Signed Tue, May 9, 2023
5282 Senate Relating to authorizing vehicle dealers to file a report of sale. Signed Thu, May 4, 2023