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2019 House Bill 1195: Concerning the efficient administration of campaign finance and public disclosure reporting and enforcement
Introduced by Rep. Zack Hudgins (Tukwila) (D) on January 16, 2019
  Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House State Government & Tribal Relations Committee on January 16, 2019
Received in the Senate on March 9, 2019
Referred to the Senate State Government, Tribal Relations & Elections Committee on March 9, 2019
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on April 1, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Tim Sheldon (Mason County) (D) on April 15, 2019
Prohibits the PDC from posting the personal financial affairs statement of any filer, rather than just those of professional staff members of the legislature, on a web site, while retaining the requirement that personal financial affairs statements be subject to public disclosure upon request.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on April 15, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Hans Zeiger (Puyallup) (R) on April 15, 2019
Removes authority of the Attorney General to commence an action or publish a decision whether to commence an action after receiving a citizen's action notice where the Public Disclosure Commission has failed to act.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on April 15, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Hans Zeiger (Puyallup) (R) on April 15, 2019
Terminates current terms of current Public Disclosure Commissioners and requires legislative caucuses to appoint new commissioners, with appointees selecting a chair.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on April 15, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Hans Zeiger (Puyallup) (R) on April 15, 2019
Removes language stating that employers may not withhold wages for contributions to state or local committees or candidates, rather than any committees or candidates.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on April 15, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Hans Zeiger (Puyallup) (R) on April 15, 2019
Retains the ability to file a citizen's action complaint for an alleged violation of chapter 42.17A RCW if the Attorney General's Office does not commence an action within its 10- or 45-day window.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on April 15, 2019
Received in the Senate on April 25, 2019
Received in the House on April 26, 2019
Signed with partial veto by Gov. Jay Inslee on May 21, 2019

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