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SCPP Meeting May 16, 2017

The Select Committee will review legislation that passed and failed to pass from the current session.  There does not appear to be anything of specific concern on the agenda for this meeting. May 16, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.* House Hearing Room B Olympia AGENDA *These times are estimates and are subject to change […]

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Job Opportunity | BAILIFF/SECURITY OFFICER

The Supreme Court in Olympia, Washington would like to bring to your attention an exciting opportunity. We are seeking to fill one full time Bailiff/Security Officer position. The Bailiff/Security Officer functions and responsibilities include responsibility for the courtroom operations of the Supreme Court, maintaining official hearing records, providing and coordinating security on-site and when the […]

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Pension Policy, Select Committee – 5/16/2017 12:15 p.m.

Pension Policy, Select Committee – 5/16/2017 12:15 p.m. Executive Committee House Conf. Rooms B15/18 John L. O’Brien Building Olympia, WA Agenda: Approval of Minutes. AAG Update. Optional Discussion of Today’s Full Committee Items. Constituent Correspondence. June Meeting Agenda. Discussion/Other Business. – SAAC. For further details, visit the SCPP website at http://leg.wa.gov/SCPP. Meeting start time subject […]

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Sine Die – April 23

The legislature is coming up to the last day of session on Sunday, April 23, also called Sine Die.  With no budget agreement in sight. The Governor is calling them back into a 30 day session on Monday.  As of now, there is no merger proposal in either budget so we are waiting and watching.  […]

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Welcome to LEOFF1.Net

We have recently experienced a hacking attack and have moved the site to a new server.  The attackers had attached themselves to a web form and were using it to send out spam emails by the multiple thousands.  In order to protect the site, we have eliminated the the vulnerability and moved the site management […]

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Legislature, Day 102

Today, April 20, 2017, is Day 102 of the 2017 Regular Session.  So far we had no proposed legislation that would directly attack the LEOFF 1 pension or move toward the merger of LEOFF 1 with some other system.  As of now both the House and the Senate have passed their budgets and they are […]

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Joe Fischnaller Passes

We are sad to report that Joe Fischnaller passed away on Sunday, April 9th.  His passing represents a huge loss to all retired police officers and fire fighters.  Joe, even after retiring from Seattle to Moses Lake, always remained ready to assist us at any time.  He was a source for quick legal answers and […]

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RFFOW President’s Message | April 2017

by Richard Warbrouck President, RFFOW I want to acknowledge and thank our members who over the past year have sent in personal legislative contributions. This past month we received several generous contributions in the $500, $300, $250, and $150 range as well as many in the $100, $50 and lower amounts. These individual donations are […]

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Budget Negotiations

The Senate has passed its budget proposal and the House has issued theirs. Since each chamber has revealed its budget proposal, budget negotiations will soon begin in earnest.  These negotiations are always done in secret by a small specially selected group from each house. Occasional updates are provided by legislative leadership to the media. As has […]

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Dueling Budgets

Dueling Budgets Merger of LEOFF 1 with any other system did not appear in either the Senate or House proposed budgets. While it now appears we are safe for this legislative session it is important to remember that the session is far from over.  Additionally, there is a significant disparity between the two budget proposals.  […]

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