Introduced by Sen. Steve Conway (South Tacoma) (D) on January 25, 2011, to make specific provisions for the construction of a state boundary bridge. This act requires specific conditions in any requests for proposals issued by the Department of Transportation for the bridge, including a requirement that the contractor use products, materials, and components manufactured in Washington or the adjoining state with which the project is designed. This act also provides other considerations for the contract, unless any would jeopardize federal funding. (Companion: HB 1383).
Referred to the Senate Transportation Committee on January 25, 2011.
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on February 10, 2011.