JLARC Initiative 900
I-900 SAO Reports & Public Hearings
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007

Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO ReportsSAO Two-Page SummaryPublic TestimonySAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2017
January 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO –Workforce Development: Identifying Career and Technical Education Student Outcomes Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Assessing Implementation of the Regulatory Fairness Act  Two-page Summary  Presentation
May 17, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Correctional Industries: Planning, Pricing, and Market Share Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
September 13, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Determining Costs Per Student for Washington’s Medical Schools    Presentation Meeting Video Link
October 18, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda Determining Costs Per Student for Washington’s Medical Schools Two-page Summary  Presentation Agenda
Reducing Costs through Faster Medicaid Verifications Two-page Summary  Presentation
2016
February 18, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Alternative Learning Experiences (ALE) in Washington Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
April 20, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Improving Staff Safety in Washington's Prisons Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
May 18, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Washington State Department of Transportation: Improving the Toll Collection System Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Administrative Appeals Two-page Summary  Presentation
July 20, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O'Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Cost and Sustainability at the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
August 17, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Initiative 1163 - Long-Term Care Worker Certification Requirements   Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Washington State Patrol's Radio Narrowbanding Project Two-page Summary  Presentation
September 14, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – The Effect of Public Records Requests on State and Local Governments Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
November 16, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Continuing Opportunities to Improve State Information Technology Security 2016    Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Ensuring Economical and Efficient Printing for Washington Two-page Summary Presentation
SAO – Medical Discipline in Washington   ♦  Written Testimony Two-page Summary Presentation
December 7, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Barriers to Home Care Aide Certification   ♦  Written Testimony Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
2015
Jan 7, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Initiative 1163: Long-Term Care Workers Certification Requirements Two-page Summary   Meeting Video Link
SAO – New Freedom Consumer-Directed Services: It benefits long-term care clients but presents operational challenges Two-page Summary  
SAO – Opportunities to Improve State IT Security Two-page Summary  
July 29, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Improving the Completeness of Washington’s Criminal History Records Database Two-page Summary   Meeting Video Link
SAO – Prioritizing Fraud Investigations at the Department of Social and Health Services’ Office of Fraud and Accountability Two-page Summary  
SAO – Regulatory Reform: Enhancing Regulatory Agency Coordination Two-page Summary  
September 9, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Workforce Development System: Identifying Overlap, Duplication, and Fragmentation Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
December 16, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Complaint Resolution Unit at the Department of Social and Health Services    Presentation Meeting Video Link
2014
Jan 7, 2014, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Regulatory Reform: Improving Permit Timeliness Two-page Summary  Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Annual Performance Audit Progress Report   Presentation
Feb 20, 2014, 12:00 noon
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
  SAO – The Experiences and Perspectives of Washington Families who Adopted Children from Foster Care Two-page Summary   Meeting Video Link
April 23, 2014 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Safe Data Disposal - Protecting Confidential Information Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Higher Education Performance-Based Funding Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
SAO – Health Care Authority’s Oversight of the Medicaid Managed Care Program Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
Oct 15, 2014, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO –Performance Measures in Economic Development Programs  Public Testimony Presentation

Meeting Video Link 

Dec 10, 2014 2:00 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Annual Progress Report   Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Preventing Ineligible Safety Net Participants and EBT Card Abuse Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
SAO – Debt Offset Programs: A Tool to Help Washington Collect Delinquent Debt Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
2013
Jan 23, 2013, 12:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Washington State Ferries: Vessel Construction Costs   Public Testimony Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Initiative 1163:  Long-Term Care Worker Certification Requirements  Public Testimony Presentation
May 22, 2013, 12:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Creating a 21st-century Financial Management System in Washington Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Enhancing Background Checks in Washington Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
Aug 14, 2013 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Developmental Disabilities in Washington: Increasing Access and Equality Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Improving payment systems and monitoring necessary to prevent errors and improve safety - Developmental Disabilities Administration Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
SAO – Washington’s Tolling Program: Lessons Learned from Project Delays Two-page Summary Public Testimony Presentation
2012
Jun 20, 2012, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – K-12 Education Spending  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Aug 15, 2012, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Protecting Children from Sex Offenders in Child Care, Foster Care, and Schools  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Sep 19, 2012, 11:00 a.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Regulatory Reform: Communicating Regulatory Information and Streamlining Business Rules  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Nov 14, 2012, 10:00 a.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 1
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Sound Transit: Performance Audit of the Citizen Oversight Panel, Adjustments to Planned Investments, Construction Management and Ridership Forecasts  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
2011
Jan 5, 2011, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Department of Licensing Master License Service
  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Port of Seattle Real Estate Management and Selected Services  Public Testimony 
Feb 18, 2011, 12:00 p.m.
John L. O'Brien Building
House Hearing Room E
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – State of Washington K-12 Benefits  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
May 18, 2011, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Department of Printing Services  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Department of Labor & Industries Prescription Drug  Public Testimony 
Jun 23, 2011, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Crime Victims Programs  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Department of Commerce: State Energy Program  Public Testimony 
Jul 20, 2011, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Performance-Based Contracting Review of Current State Practices
  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – K-20 Education Network Activity Assessment   Public Testimony 
Sep 21, 2011, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Department of Commerce: Low Income Weatherization Assistance Program   Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Nov 30, 2011, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Opportunities to Reduce State Mail Volume and Costs
  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Opportunities to Reduce State Cell Phone Costs  Public Testimony 
2010
Jan 5, 2010, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – State Government Performance Review (Opportunities for Washington)    Meeting Video Link
SAO – Eastern WA Pheasant Enhancement Program (Dept of Fish and Wildlife)  Public Testimony 
SAO – Eight Counties' Building Permit and Inspection Fees  Public Testimony 
Feb 17, 2010, 12:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Puget Sound Dungeness Crab Fishing (Department of Fish and Wildlife)  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Apr 21, 2010, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Department of Fish and Wildlife Delayed-Release Chinook Salmon Program
  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Seattle City Light   Public Testimony 
Jun 16, 2010, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Mid-Columbia Public Utility Districts  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Jul 21, 2010, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Department of Fish and Wildlife Selected Revenue and Expenditures  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
2009
Jan 7, 2009, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Performance Audit  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Jun 17, 2009, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – King County Library System Construction Management  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Jul 22, 2009, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Department of Fish and Wildlife Vehicle Use Performance Audit  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Sep 23, 2009, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Opportunities for the State to Help School Districts Minimize the Costs and Interest Paid on Bond Debt
  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – King County's Solid Waste and Wastewater Treatment Utility Operations  Public Testimony 
Oct 21, 2009, 10:00 a.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Seattle Public Utilities  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Department of Commerce User Fee  Public Testimony 
Dec 1, 2009, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Three Public Hospital Districts: Valley Medical Center, Evergreen Healthcare, Stevens Hospital  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
2008
Jan 9, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Port of Seattle Construction Management Performance Audit Report  Public Testimony  Audio
Feb 20, 2008, 12:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – WSDOT Highway Maintenance and Construction Mgmt Performance Audit Report  Public Testimony  Audio
Jun 18, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Open Public Records Practices at 30 Government Entities Performance Audit Report  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Aug 27, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Collection of State Debt Performance Audit Report  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
Oct 22, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – School Districts' Administration and Support Services  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
SAO – Use of Impact Fees in Federal Way, Olympia, Maple Valley, Redmond and Vancouver  Public Testimony 
Dec 3, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – School District Travel Practices  Public Testimony  Meeting Video Link
2007
Mar 26, 2007, 6:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 2
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Performance Audit of the Department of General Administration Motor Pool  Public Testimony  Audio
Sep 26, 2007, 11:00 a.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – DOH Health Professions Quality Assurance  Public Testimony  Audio
SAO – Washington State Ferries  Public Testimony 
Oct 22, 2007, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Educational Service Districts  Public Testimony  Audio
SAO – Sound Transit Link Light Rail Project  Public Testimony 
SAO – WSDOT Managing and Reducing Congestion in Puget Sound  Public Testimony 
Dec 5, 2007, 1:00 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – WSDOT Administration and Overhead  Public Testimony  Audio