Press "Enter" to skip to content

Legislative Employees Extended Collective Bargaining Rights [VIDEO]


Engrossed Substitute House Bill 2124 grants collective bargaining for legislative employees. The bill passed the House 56-41 on March 1, and passed the Senate 28-20 March 10. The bill moves onto the Governor’s office for an opportunity to be signed into law.

Watch the testimony then continue reading to learn more about ESHB 2124.


ESHB 2124 Concerning Collective Bargaining 

Bill Information

Bill Information Page (link)

Concerning: Concerning extending collective bargaining to legislative employees. Bill as Passed (pdf)
Sponsors: Riccelli, Sullivan, Frame, Ramel, Chapman, Ryu, Paul, Simmons, Stonier, Bergquist, Wicks, Valdez, Gregerson, Santos, Ramos, Johnson, J., Walen, Tharinger, Bateman, Callan, Thai, Taylor, Leavitt, Senn, Wylie, Macri, Ormsby, Pollet, Morgan, Bronoske, Kloba, Davis, Slatter, Berg, Lekanoff, Entenman, Ortiz-Self, Duerr, Peterson, Harris-Talley, Cody, Hackney, Chopp, Orwall, Rule
Votes on Final Passage:  Senate 57  | 41  House 56 41

Brief Summary of Bill
(As Amended by Senate)
• Grants employees of the legislative branch collective bargaining rights.
• Creates the Office of State Legislative Labor Relations.


Available Video

Live video of legislative activity is available on TVW.  Links listed for meetings in the future will be linked to live meetings.  Video links take you off of the Auburn Examiner website to the TVW website.

Feb 24, 2022 House Appropriations at 1:30 PM
Feb 28, 2022 House Appropriations at 11:00 AM
Mar 5, 2022 Senate Ways & Means at 9:00 AM
Mar 7, 2022 Senate Ways & Means at 5:00 PM

Unless otherwise noted, the above information was obtained from the official Washington State Legislative website. Future meetings are subject to change. Auburn representatives in bold.


Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By :