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24 Feb
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New bill would promote school safety in wake of mass shooting

OLYMPIA — A bill introduced Friday by Sen. David Frockt would align the age and background check requirements for the purchase of certain rifles with those already existing for handgun purchases. Senate Bill 6620 also prioritizes school safety in the ...

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14 Feb
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Frockt to participate in Telephone Town Hall

Call in to speak with Senator Frockt, Representative Pollet and Representative Valdez of the 46th legislative district for their 2018 telephone town hall! To participate, call 877-299-8493 and use the pin “116293” Or, wireless users can visit https://vekeo.com/whdc46/ to sign up for ...

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13 Feb
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Bill would deploy mental health response teams with law enforcement

OLYMPIA — Legislation passed Monday by the Senate would assist law enforcement agencies in partnering with mental health professionals to respond to crisis situations in a safer, more helpful way. “We all know that law enforcement agencies are responding to ...

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12 Feb
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Senate votes to fix funding issues for behavioral rehabilitation services for children

OLYMPIA — A bill passed today by the state Senate would address funding issues for the behavioral rehabilitation services that help Washington’s children. “These youth are some of the most vulnerable in our state, and we’ve known for years that ...

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09 Feb
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Senate passes bill to eliminate a form of housing discrimination

OLYMPIA — A bill passed in the Senate today would prevent landlords from discriminating against tenants based on the source of their income. The bill is sponsored by Sen. David Frockt, and passed with the strong support of Sen. Mark ...

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