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Directing the department of ecology to submit an annual report to the legislature detailing the department's participation in interagency agreements (Shea, Taylor, Holy)

Requires the director of the department of ecology to submit a report to the legislature by December 1st of each year regarding the current interagency agreements to which the department is a party or in which the department is a participant.

1ST SUBSTITUTE COMPARED TO ORIGINAL:
The requirement that the Department of Ecology (ECY) submit an annual report to the Legislature regarding interagency agreements involving the ECY is eliminated, and instead the ECY must post such information on its website and to update it annually. The requirement for the ECY to post different types of interagency agreements on its websiteis phased-in as follows:
-grant agreements and federal agreements with easily extractable information must be posted by December 31, 2017;
-contract, loan, and grant agreements must be posted by June 30, 2018; and
-the remaining categories of required interagency agreements must be posted by December 31, 2018.

Hearing Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 -- 10:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=1010&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)