Status Summary

First reading, referred to Education on 2.15.19. Not yet scheduled for a hearing. As of mid-March 2019, the bill is dead. However, it could “come back’ during the 2019 session as an amendment on another bill or other mechanisms, or next year (since bills technically stay alive for the full 2019-20 biennium). (updated 4.5.19)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

Died

Sponsor

Shea

Amends current RCWs such that sexual health education includes information about the age of sexual consent, the capacity to consent, and requirements related to child support, abstinence, and other methods of preventing unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.