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2013 Senate Bill 5013: Requiring a vote of the people before all annexations
Introduced by Sen. Don Benton (Vancouver) (R) on January 14, 2013
Requires that proposals to annex land to a city or town must be approved by a majority of voters in the area to be annexed. In certain cases involving unincorporated areas or boundary revisions, this act requires the written approval of all registered voters or property owners in the area.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Government Operations Committee on January 14, 2013
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on January 30, 2013