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2019 House Initiated Legislation 1000: Concerning diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Introduced in the House on January 21, 2019
This is an Initiative to the Legislature that would restore affirmative action into state law without the use of quotas or preferential treatment; define the meaning of preferential treatment and its exceptions; and establish a governor's commission on diversity, equity, and inclusion. The legislature has three options: 1. Do nothing, in which case the initiative goes on the November 2019 general election ballot for a vote by the people. 2. Pass the initiative as submitted, in which case it would become law. 3. Amend the initiative, in which case it would go on the general election ballot along with the original version..   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Civil Rights & Judiciary Committee on January 21, 2019
Be sure to specify INITIATIVE 1000 on the state legislative website. Due to algorythm, An unrelated BILL comes up..
Signed by Gov. Jay Inslee on May 1, 2019