Status Summary

Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation on 1.23.19; passed. Passed to Rules Committee for second reading on 1.25.19. Placed on second reading consent calendar on 2.19.19. Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading. Third reading, passed on 2.25.19. In the House: First reading, referred to Human Services & Early Learning on 2.26.19. No hearing scheduled yet. As of late March, 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 3.29.19)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

Died

Sponsor

Wilson

This bill reenacts and amends RCW 43.216.015 to expand membership in the oversight board of the Department of Children, Youth, and Families to include two youth under the age of 25, with requirements that specify:

  • One current or former foster youth representative under 25;
  • One youth under 25 with current or former involvement in the juvenile rehabilitation administration system.