Bill Status

Increase voter turnout

This bill has been deprioritized by legislators. Every single year, significantly more voters vote (even down-ballot) in even year elections than in odd year elections. This bill would've made it so all elections happened in even years.
Learn MoreUse our latest messagingSee where your legislator standsWho's your legislator?
Step 1/6
Public Call
Step 2/6
Contact Details
Step 3/6
Written Content
Step 4/6
Illustrations
Step 5/6
Project Bracket
Step 6/6
Confirmation
Previous
Next step
Thanks, submission has been recieved
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form
Legislators in favor of this bill

Latest stances

name
Position
Party
District
Last updated 6/29/21
Legislators who oppose this bill
name
Position
Party
District
Last updated 6/29/21

Email Legislators

Send an email to your legislators about this bill

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.
Legislators with unknown positions for this bill

Latest stances

name
Position
Party
District
Last updated 6/29/21

House Timeline (50 votes needed)

Filed

Policy Committee

Ways & Means

Rules Committee

Floor Vote

Passed!

  • Bill filed
  • Passed the State Government & Tribal Relations Committee
  • Got fact-checked by "Rules" and scheduled for the floor
  • The House did not vote on the bill, after which it could've gone over to the Senate

Senate Timeline (25 votes needed)

Filed

Policy Committee

Ways & Means

Rules Committee

Floor Vote

Passed!

  • If all went well in the House, the bill would've gone to the State Government & Elections Committee
  • Bill could've been fact-checked in "Rules"
  • All of both Chambers could pass the bill into law

Progress

Progress towards approval

Related Reading

A majority of Washington voters want this
Jun 12
This gives Washingtonians more say in local government
Jun 12
📝  Closing Investment Loophold
All Related Policies