2023 End-of-Session Review

Agriculture & Water Children & Families Education (K-12) Energy, Utilities & Technology Environment & Natural Resources Health Care Higher Education Housing Human Services Jobs, Business & Economy Land Use & Property Rights Local Government Public Safety, Law Enforcement & Courts State Budgets State Government & Elections Taxes & Fees Transportation Veterans & Military 

Messaging on the storylines of the 2023 legislative session, budgets, caucus priorities, good bills, bad bills and important issues.

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2023 interim Accessory dwelling Advisory votes Affordable housing Apprenticeships Assault weapons Auto theft Behavioral health Capital budget Child malnutrition Community Economic Revitalization Board (CERB) Construction trades Defund Department of Children Department of Commerce Derelict vessels Drug addiction Drug paraphernalia Drunk/impaired driving Electric vehicles Emergency powers Environmental health Ergonomics Firearms Fish passage barriers Forest fires and wildfire prevention/suppression Forest practices Gas tax Gender affirming Government accountability Growth management act (GMA) Guns and Second Amendment Health professions licensing High school Higher education construction Homelessness Homes for Heroes Hope cards Housing In-person learning Incarcerated individual release K-12 education Landlord/tenant law Law enforcement Legal financial obligations Light mitigation Long-term care services Lot splitting Mental health Middle housing Military service credit Minority-owned business Musculoskeletal injuries and disorders Natural gas Oil-spill prevention Operating budget Opioid Parental rights Payroll tax Peace Officers Police Possession/controlled substance Power Washington Private right of action Property taxes Protection orders Real estate excise tax (REET) Rent increase Reproductive services Sales and use taxes Salmon issues/funding School choice School district boards School funding Sentencing enhancements Sexual assault kits Small business assistance Solar Special education State v. Blake Substance use disorder (SUD) Tolls Transportation budget Trooper Recruitment Program Vehicular pursuits Veteran Washington State Patrol Water quality Women-owned business Work at 21+ establishment Working Families Tax Credit Youth and Families (DCYF)