Status Summary

First reading, referred to Early Learning & K-12 Education on 1.28.21.

Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education on 2.1.21.

Executive action taken

Scheduled for executive session in the Senate Committee on Early Learning & K-12 Education on 2.8.21; 1st substitute bill passed.

Passed to Rules Committee for second reading on 2.9.21.

Placed on second reading by Rules Committee on 2.23.21.

1st substitute bill substituted. Rules suspended. Placed and passed on Third Reading on 2.26.21.

In the House

First reading, referred to Education on 3.2.21.

Scheduled for public hearing in the House Committee on Education on 3.12.21 at 10:00 a.m.

(updated 3.5.21)  

Legislative Session



In Progress


Wilson, C.

SB5376 promotes awareness of the governor’s office of the education ombuds. Beginning September 1, 2021, public schools must include information about the office of the education ombuds on their website, including contact information and a description of the services provided under chapter 43.06B RCW.

By September 1, 2021, the education ombuds must annually develop and make a template of the notification information required in this section available upon request. The education ombuds must translate this template into Spanish and include other languages as resources allow.