Senate Energy, Environment & Telecommunications Committee

432 J.A. Cherberg Bldg., P.O. Box 40466, Olympia, WA 98504-0466
Committee Hearings & Bill Information:  (360) 786-7406
Legislative Hotline Operators: 1-800-562-600

The Senate Energy, Environment and Telecommunications Committee considers issues relating to the availability, production and conservation of energy, as well as environmental issues including water and air quality, the State Environmental Policy Act, the Shoreline Management Act, oil spill prevention, recycling and solid waste, hazardous waste, toxics, and climate change. The Committee also deals with the regulation of telecommunications.

(Please note: This general description should not be considered the definitive listing of issues considered by this committee.)

Committee Meeting Documents/Electronic Bill Book (EBB)

Copies of draft bills, proposed substitute bills, or striking amendments scheduled for public hearings:

​Public Hearing​Proposed SubstitutePSSB 6253
​Concerning a utility owning a community solar project inside or outside of its service territory in Washington state. (SB 6253)
​Public Hearing​Proposed SubstitutePSSB 6175
​Concerning watershed management actions by watershed improvement districts. (SB 6175)
​Public Hearing​Proposed SubstitutePSSB 6570
​Prioritizing the expenditure of funds associated with the model toxics control act for the cleanup of toxic pollution. (SB 6570)
​Public Hearing​Proposed SubstitutePSSB 6480
​Creating a business and occupation tax credit for capital costs associated with providing retail broadband service using qualified broadband equipment. (SB 6480)

Reports and Publications

Recent Reports and Publications

Archived Reports and Publications

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Committee Meeting Documents/Electronic Bill Book (EBB)

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