Dear Friends and Neighbors,
Before I update you on my bills and the latest news from Olympia, I just wanted to invite you to my telephone town hall on Wednesday, March 29 at 7 PM. There’s more information below, but I would love to have you join me and my legislative seatmates, Reps. Paul Harris and Vicki Kraft, as we answer your questions and fill you in on what’s going on in the Legislature.
I’ve also had several bills pass the Senate and take a big step toward becoming law. Read the updates below and let me know if you have any questions.
Yours in service,
YOU’RE INVITED: Telephone Town Hall March 29
Have questions about our work in the Legislature? Want an update on an issue our state is dealing with? Bring your questions and ideas to our 17th Legislative District Telephone Town Hall! Interact with me and my legislative seatmates from the comfort of your home.
17th Legislative District Telephone Town Hall
Wednesday, March 29
Sen. Lynda Wilson
Rep. Paul Harris
Rep. Vicki Kraft
To participate, call in using this number: (360) 209-6592
11 Bills Passed!
Wednesday was the last day for bills to be passed out of the chamber in which they originated. Before that cutoff, I was able to get 11 bills passed off the Senate floor!
Each of these bills are now on their way to the House:
Senate Bill 5185: Empowering disaster response volunteers
Senate Bill 5212: Predictability in land use applications
Senate Bill 5214: Accountability for government agencies
Senate Bill 5230: Small Business Bill of Rights
Senate Bill 5285: Connecting students with agriculture/natural resource jobs
Senate Bill 5338: Keeping ORV purchases in Washington
Senate Bill 5405: Protecting military recruiting locations
Senate Bill 5517: Enabling freight jobs
Senate Bill 5525: Mental Health for Heroes Act
Senate Bill 5665: Modernizing purchasing rules for alcohol
Senate Bill 5778: Maintaining higher education support for veterans
Find Me on Facebook!
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SPORTSMEN AWARDS: Legislator of the Year
I was deeply honored to be awarded the Legislator of the Year award by both the Hunters Heritage Council and The Safari Club for my work to support our state’s sportsmen.