JLARC Initiative 900

I-900 SAO REPORTS & PUBLIC HEARINGS

2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonySAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2020
January 8, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda
Common Barriers to Compliance with Student Immunization Requirements Two-page Summary Presentation Meeting Video Link
February 5, 2020, 12 noon
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 3
Olympia, WA
Agenda Continuing Opportunities to Improve State IT Security - 2019 Presentation Meeting Video Link
April 22, 2020, 1 p.m.
Videoconference
Agenda University of Washington School of Dentistry: Improving Financial Health and Accountability Two-page Summary
Presentation Meeting Video Link
June 3, 2020, 2 p.m.
Videoconference
Agenda Assessing Success of the Walla Walla Watershed Management Partnership PilotTwo-page Summary Public Testimony City of Walla Walla
Public Testimony Walla Walla County Conservation District
Public Testimony Walla Walla Watershed Management Partnership
Public Testimony Water Right Solutions, LLC
Presentation Meeting Video Link
July 22, 2020, 2 p.m.
Videoconference 

Public Testimony can be in writing and
submitted to jlarc@leg.wa.gov

AgendaImproving Sound Transit's Project Planning and Design to Reduce Costs Two-page Summary
 PresentationMeeting Video Link
September 30, 2020, 2 p.m.
Videoconference

  
   
October 14, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
     
November 4, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
     
December 2, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
     
January 6, 2021, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
     
Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)SAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2019
January 10, 2019, 10:30 a.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda Contract Assurances for Vendor-Hosted State Information Technology Applications Presentation Meeting Video Link
Safe Data Disposal: State Reduces the Risk of Disclosing Confidential Information
Continuing Opportunities to Improve State Information Technology Security - 2018
March 14, 2019, 12 noon
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda Assessing Extended Family Exemptions for Individual Providers Two-page Summary Presentation Meeting Video Link
Reforming Bail Practices in Washington Two-page Summary Presentation
Opportunities to Improve School Safety Planning Two-page Summary Presentation
May 15, 2019, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda Opportunities to Better Identify and Serve K-12 Students Experiencing Homelessness Two-page Summary Presentation Meeting Video Link
Opportunities to Improve Washington’s Preparedness Efforts in Emergency Management Two-page Summary Presentation
September 25, 2019, 1:30 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda Medicaid Fluoride Cost Savings Presentation Meeting Video Link
Schools Can Influence Student Eating Habits Through Lunch Scheduling Practices Two-page Summary Video Summary Presentation


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)SAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2018
January 4, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO - Leading Practices for the State's Secondary Career and Technical Education Programs Two-page Summary Presentation Meeting Video Link
April 18, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda Continuing Opportunities to Improve State Information Technology Security – 2017 Presentation Meeting Video Link
Alternative Learning Experience (ALE) in Washington—Student Characteristics and Innovative Approaches Presentation
Alternative Learning Experience (ALE) Programs—Summary of Legislatively Mandated Financial Audits 
May 16, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda Ensuring Notification to Schools and Districts of Student Criminal Offenses Presentation Meeting Video Link
September 26, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda IT Interface Controls Presentation Meeting Video Link
Improving Cannabis Risk Management Tools Using Business Transaction Data Two-page Summary Presentation
October 17, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda Embedded Commercial Recycling in WA Cities Presentation Meeting Video Link
November 14, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda Evaluating School Responses to Notifications of Student Criminal Offenses Presentation Meeting Video Link
December 12, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room B
Olympia, WA
Agenda Aligning Healthcare Professional Fees with Licensing Costs Two-page Summary Presentation Meeting Video Link
Charter School Accountability and Opportunities for Collaboration Two-page Summary Presentation


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)SAO 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 Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Assessing Implementation of the Regulatory Fairness Act 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 Presentation Meeting Video Link
September 13, 2017, 13:0 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 Ensuring Transparent Pricing and Customer-focused IT Services at WaTech Presentation Meeting Video Link
Reducing Costs through Faster Medicaid Verifications Presentation


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)SAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2016
February 18, 2016, 12 noon
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – Alternative Learning Experiences (ALE) in Washington 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 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 Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Administrative Appeals 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 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 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 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 Presentation
SAO – Medical Discipline in Washington ♦ Written Testimony 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 Presentation Meeting Video Link


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)SAO PresentationsMeeting Video
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  Meeting Video Link
SAO – New Freedom Consumer-Directed Services: It Benefits Long-Term Care Clients but Presents Operational Challenges 
SAO – Opportunities to Improve State IT Security 
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 Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Prioritizing Fraud Investigations at the Department of Social and Health Services’ Office of Fraud and Accountability Presentation
SAO – Regulatory Reform: Enhancing Regulatory Agency Coordination Presentation
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 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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonySAO PresentationsMeeting Video
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 noon
John L. O’Brien Building
House Hearing Room C
Olympia, WA
Agenda SAO – The Experiences and Perspectives of Washington Families who Adopted Children from Foster Care  Presentation 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 Public Testimony Presentation Meeting Video Link
SAO – Higher Education Performance-Based Funding Public Testimony Presentation
SAO – Health Care Authority’s Oversight of the Medicaid Managed Care Program 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 Public Testimony Presentation
SAO – Debt Offset Programs: A Tool to Help Washington Collect Delinquent Debt Public Testimony Presentation


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonySAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2013
Jan 23, 2013, 12 noon
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 noon
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 EqualityTwo-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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonyMeeting Video
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 
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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonyMeeting Video
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 noon
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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonyMeeting Video
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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonyMeeting Video
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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonyMeeting Video
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 noon
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


Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)Public TestimonyMeeting Video
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