JLARC Initiative 900

I-900 SAO REPORTS & PUBLIC HEARINGS

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Public Hearing
Date/Time/Location
Agenda SAO Reports (and Summaries When Available)SAO PresentationsMeeting Video
2020
January 8, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
February 5, 2020, 12 noon
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
March 11, 2020, 12 noon
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
April 22, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
May 13, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
June 10, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
July 22, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
August 12, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
September 30, 2020, 1 p.m.
John A. Cherberg Building
Senate Hearing Room 4
Olympia, WA
    
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 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


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