Update: Washington State Senate Bill 5449 Concerning digital citizenship, media literacy and internet safety in schools

HURRAY!!! On March 2, 2017 Bill 5449 passed the Senate floor yeas, 40; nays, 9; with only 2 small substitute word changes.

Now it’s on the way to the House.

Its next public hearing at the House Education Committee is Thursday, March 16 at 8 a.m.

We continue to encourage you and any others you may know to show your support as the bill moves to the House.

If you haven’t already done so, please visit this link.

You’ll see the box Comment on this Bill to the right of the box labeled Bill Status at a Glance.

It’s very easy to indicate your support and only takes a very few minutes.

We’ll keep you updated on the bill’s progress. So far, so good! In the meantime, please feel free to contact us.