Articles written by Madeline Coats
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It's the law: What's new in 2020
Five important laws that went into effect Jan. 1 covers minimum wage, family leave, tobacco, car seats, and road rules. Gov. Jay Inslee signed each of the measures over the course o... — Updated 1/13/2020
State House passes bill to eliminate philosophical or personal objection to vaccines
In a 57-40 vote last Wednesday, the Washington state House of Representatives passed a bill that would eliminate the philosophical or personal objection used to exempt children from receiving the vaccines required to attend school... — Updated 3/13/2019
No tobacco or vaping sales to those under 21?
A proposed law requested by State Attorney General Bob Ferguson and the Department of Health would raise the minimum legal age of sales for tobacco and vapor products from 18 to 21. The bill, HB 1074, was co-sponsored by a... — Updated 1/20/2019