Below are bills related to education that we are tracking during the 2019 legislative session. This page is updated weekly. For questions about our bill tracker, please contact us.

2019 Education bills


Bills that League of Education Voters is watching closely

Below are bills of high interest.

Summary Bill Lead Sponsors Status
Finance & Funding.
Concerning state and federal special education funding.
5091 Wellman (D-41) Introduced


House Bills

Below are all education-related bills that have been introduced in the House.

Summary Bill Lead Sponsors Status
College Readiness/Career Connected Learning.
Expanding career connected learning opportunities.
1336 companion to SB 5327 Slatter (D-48) Introduced
Finance & Funding.
Concerning appropriations for special education programs.
1093 companion to SB 5312 Dolan (D-22) Introduced
Standards & Assessments.
Concerning flexibility in high school graduation requirements.
1121 companion to SB 5146 Dolan (D-22) Introduced


Senate Bills

Below are all education-related bills that have been introduced in the Senate.

Summary Bill Lead Sponsors Status
College Readiness/Career Connected Learning.
Expanding career connected learning opportunities.
5327 companion to HB 1336 Wellman (D-41) Introduced
Finance & Funding.
Concerning state and federal special education funding.
5091 Wellman (D-41) Introduced
Finance & Funding.
Concerning state and federal special education funding.
5312 companion to HB 1093 Wellman (D-41) Introduced
K-12.
Concerning special education.
5082 McCoy (D-38) Introduced
Postsecondary.
Establishing a statewide free college program by changing the state need grant to the Washington college promise scholarship.
5393 companion to HB 1340 Palumbo (D-1) Introduced
Standards & Assessments.
Reducing state assessment requirements to only those required for federal purposes in order to facilitate removal of inequitable barriers to students.
5014 McCoy (D-38) Introduced
Standards & Assessments.
Reducing state assessment requirements to only those required for federal purposes in order to facilitate removal of inequitable barriers to students.
5092 Fortunato (R-31) Introduced
Standards & Assessments.
Concerning flexibility in high school graduation requirements.
5146 companion to HB 1121 Wellman (D-41) Introduced
Student Supports.
Concerning special education.
5262 Zeiger (R-25) Introduced