Status Summary

Passed out of Senate on Feb 27. Passed out of the House on Apr 10. Governor signed on May 5. Effective date is 7/23/17.

Legislative Session

2017

Status

Passed

Sponsor

Angel

Within existing resources, this bill would allow department of corrections to provide temporary housing assistance for a person being released from the Washington corrections center for women through the use of rental vouchers, for a period not to exceed three months, if such assistance will support the person's release into the community.