2014 WSBA Sponsored Legislation

Our 2014 legislative agenda included 2 legislative proposals:

HB 2169|Creating the International Commercial Arbitration Act

DIED IN SENATE LAW AND JUSTICE |  Read our full summary of the proposed legislation
Sponsored by Representatives Goodman, Rodne, Morrell, and Jinkins
WSBA Section: Sponsor, from the WSBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Section 

SB 5999| Concerning Corporate Entity Conversions

PASSED: Chapter 82, 2014 Laws, effective 6/12/2014| Read our full summary of the proposed legislation
Sponsored by Senators Pedersen, O'Ban, Kline, and Fain
WSBA Section: Sponsor, from the Corporate Act Revision Committee & LLC/Partnership Committee of the  WSBA Business Section

Photo of Governor Jay Inslee, Kathryn Leathers, and Doug Batey of Stoel Rives at the bill signing

Special thanks is extended to the prime sponsors of these bills, and to the many WSBA section executive committee members who volunteer countless hours to achieve passage of WSBA-proposed legislation and to review and comment on other legislation relevant to the practice of law. For more information, please visit the Legislature’s Bill Information page.

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Legislative Affairs Staff

Kathryn Leathers
Legislative Liaison
360-259-2044 | kathrynL@wsba.org

Gwen Lloyd
Legislative Assistant
360-943-9977 | gwenl@wsba.org