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2014 Senate Bill 6020: Concerning the 2013-2015 supplemental capital budget
  1. Introduced by Sen. Jim Honeyford (Sunnyside) (R) on January 14, 2014, For Bill Information, please click HERE.
    • Referred to the Senate Ways & Means Committee on January 14, 2014.
      • Substitute offered in the Senate on February 27, 2014, makes appropriations and authorizes expenditures for capital improvements..
    • Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on February 27, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Doug Ericksen (Ferndale) (R) on February 28, 2014, adds a reporting requirement to show the requested clean-up projects that meet the definition under RCW 70.105D.030(5) as large complex multi-biennial projects. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Bob Hasegawa (Renton) (D) on February 28, 2014, provides $1.4 million for the Sweet Grass Meadows Housing project. The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Jim Honeyford (Sunnyside) (R) on February 28, 2014, corrects a project title. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Jim Honeyford (Sunnyside) (R) on February 28, 2014, adds $2 million in bonds for the Moses Lake North Dam Replacement project. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Jim Honeyford (Sunnyside) (R) on February 28, 2014, funds a predesign for a new State Patrol Building. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Jim Honeyford (Sunnyside) (R) on February 28, 2014, places a condition on supplemental flood control appropriations to the department of ecology. The appropriations must not be expended until the legislature acts on recommendations for the task force established in SSB 6516. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Karen Keiser (Kent) (D) on February 28, 2014, provides $5.2 million for new Evaluations and Treatment Beds for psychiatric patients. The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Karen Keiser (Kent) (D) on February 28, 2014, provides $15 million in bonds for flood hazard mitigation grants. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Karen Keiser (Kent) (D) on February 28, 2014, provides $10 million in bonds for clean water act mitigation grants. The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
      • Amendment offered by Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles (Seattle) (D) on February 28, 2014, provides $500,000 of bonds for the Pike Place Market Project. The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 28, 2014.
  2. Passed 31 to 18 in the Senate on February 28, 2014, increases net spending by $121 million over the $3.6 billion 2013-15 capital budget approved last year. Major sources of revenue to support the increase include $71 million in the water pollution control revolving fund and $57 million in the model toxics control act accounts. Among the programs for which SB 6020 provides additional funding are $ 46 million for clean up of toxic waste sites, $46 million for clean water projects, and $14 million for repairs and improvements at state facilities and institutions..
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on March 4, 2014.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Hans Dunshee, (Snohomish) (D) on March 4, 2014, makes new supplemental capital appropriations of $166.5 million for the 2013-15 biennium, including all appropriation increases and decreases. This includes new appropriations of $262.8 million and reductions totaling $96.3 million. New certificates of participation of $46 million are authorized. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on March 4, 2014.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Hans Dunshee, (Snohomish) (D) on March 4, 2014, requires the departments of Ecology and Health to work with the Yakama Nation to have a third party consultant use existing information to evaluate the tribe's specific technical concerns on the timing of the phase 1 trench cover at the US Ecology site. Requires a report to legislative committees by December 1, 2014. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on March 4, 2014.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Hans Dunshee, (Snohomish) (D) on March 4, 2014, adopts and engrosses the amended striker amendment.. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on March 4, 2014.
  4. Passed 92 to 4 in the House on March 4, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

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