WA SB5689 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)
Status: Passed on April 29 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-29 - Effective date 7/28/2019.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Concerning harassment, intimidation, bullying, and discrimination in public schools.

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Concerning harassment, intimidation, bullying, and discrimination in public schools.


Roll Calls

2019-04-18 - Senate - Senate Final Passage as Amended by the House (Y: 30 N: 19 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-09 - House - House Final Passage as Amended by the House (Y: 60 N: 36 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-02-27 - Senate - Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage (Y: 29 N: 20 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-04-29SenateEffective date 7/28/2019.
2019-04-29SenateChapter 194, 2019 Laws.
2019-04-29SenateGovernor signed.
2019-04-25SenateDelivered to Governor.
2019-04-24HouseSpeaker signed.
2019-04-23SenatePresident signed.
2019-04-18SenatePassed final passage; yeas, 30; nays, 19; absent, 0; excused, 0.
2019-04-18SenateSenate concurred in House amendments.
2019-04-09HouseThird reading, passed; yeas, 60; nays, 36; absent, 0; excused, 2.
2019-04-09HouseRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2019-04-09HouseCommittee amendment
2019-04-08HouseRules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
2019-04-03HouseReferred to Rules 2 Review.
2019-04-01HouseMinority; do not pass.
2019-04-01HouseED - Majority; do pass with amendment
2019-04-01HouseExecutive action taken in the House Committee on Education at 1:30 PM.
2019-03-28HouseExecutive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Education at 8:00 AM.
2019-03-14HousePublic hearing in the House Committee on Education at 8:00 AM.
2019-02-28HouseFirst reading, referred to Education.
2019-02-27SenateThird reading, passed; yeas, 29; nays, 20; absent, 0; excused, 0.
2019-02-27SenateRules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
2019-02-27Senate1st substitute bill substituted
2019-02-25SenatePlaced on second reading by Rules Committee.
2019-02-22SenatePassed to Rules Committee for second reading.
2019-02-22SenateMinority; without recommendation.
2019-02-22SenateMinority; do not pass.
2019-02-22SenateEDU - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
2019-02-22SenateExecutive action taken in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education at 8:00 AM.
2019-02-18SenatePublic hearing in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education at 12:30 PM.
2019-01-28SenateFirst reading, referred to Early Learning & K-12 Education.

Washington State Sources

Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Bills/5689.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Bills/5689-S.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Senate Passed Legislature/5689-S.PL.pdf
Texthttp://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2019-20/Pdf/Bills/Session Laws/Senate/5689-S.SL.pdf
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=118724&chamber=Senate&actionHistoryDate=02-27-2019&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5689&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=118724&chamber=House&actionHistoryDate=04-09-2019&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5689&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20
Roll Callhttps://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary/rollcall/vote?legId=118724&chamber=Senate&actionHistoryDate=04-18-2019&indexOnDayByChamber=1&billNumber=5689&isInit=False&biennium=2019-20

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