Legislative Session

Legislative and Statutory Reports

2020 reports

Adult Entertainer Advisory Committee Report: This report summarizes measures identified by the Adult Entertainer Advisory Committee to increase the safety and security of adult entertainers, and makes recommendations to the legislature as required by RCW 49.17.470.

Child Physical Abuse Exams: This report provides information about child abuse claims received by L&I’s Crime Victims Compensation program, including the types and number of claims paid to victims of suspected child abuse.

Comprehensive Catastrophic Care Management Project Report: This report describes L&I's efforts and progress in managing care for catastrophically injured workers.

Interpreter Scheduling System: This report provides an update to the legislature on L&I's progress in establishing an interpreter scheduling system to assist in providing services to limited English speaking customers.

Legislative Work Group on Independent Medical Examinations (ESSB 6440 Implementation) Report: This report presents findings and recommendations of the Independent Medical Examination (IME) Work Group on ways to improve the IME process, as required by ESSB 6440.

Prevailing Wage Determinations: Report summarizing L&I's review of and response to requests for prevailing wage determinations or modifications during fiscal year 2020.

Underground Economy Benchmark Report: Report on the effectiveness of 2020 efforts to address the Underground Economy in Washington pursuant to RCW 18.27.800.

Washington State Janitorial Workload Study: This progress report provides updated information to the Legislature and the public about the Washington State Janitorial Workload Study.

Work-Related Immediate Inpatient Hospitalizations: This is the initial report on L&I's progress in developing a system to research and track work-related injuries requiring immediate inpatient hospitalization, characterizing risks and hazards, and identifying prevention priorities.

2019 reports

A Study of Claim Resolution Structured Settlement Agreements: Final report on a study of L&I's structured settlements program, which provides a voluntary option to workers and employers to permanently settle the non-medical portion of a workers' compensation claim.

Comprehensive Catastrophic Care Management Project Report: This report describes L&I's efforts and progress during 2019 in managing care for catastrophically injured workers.

Farm Internship Pilot Project: Report evaluating farm internships on participation levels, educational activities, provided, wages paid, workers' compensation claims filed, and subsequent employment of interns during 2019.

Improving Integrity and Accountability in the Workers' Compensation System: Annual update on L&I's activities and efforts to reduce and prevent fraud in the workers' compensation system, as required by RCW 43.22.331.

Prevailing Wage Determinations: Report summarizing L&I’s review of and response to requests for prevailing wage determinations or modifications during fiscal year 2019.

Underground Economy Benchmark Report: Report on the effectiveness of 2019 efforts to address the Underground Economy in Washington pursuant to RCW 18.27.800.

Wage, Child Labor, and Protected Leave Investigations: Report on 2019 wage, child labor, and protected leave investigations and proceedings by L&I's Employment Standards Program, pursuant to RCW 49.12.180.

2018 reports

Comprehensive Catastrophic Care Management Project Report: This report describes L&I's efforts and progress in managing care for catastrophically injured workers.

Farm Internship Pilot Project: This report evaluates farm internships on participation levels, educational activities provided, wages paid, workers' compensation claims filed, and subsequent employment of interns.

Improving Integrity and Accountability in the Workers' Compensation System: Annual update on L&I's activities and efforts to reduce and prevent fraud in the workers' compensation system, as required by RCW 43.22.331.

Preferred Worker Program Enhancements: Provides an analysis of the impact of the enhancements to the Preferred Worker program on return-to-work outcomes, long-term disability, and workers' compensation claim costs.

Prevailing Wage Determinations: Summarizes L&I's review of and response to requests for prevailing wage determinations or modifications during fiscal year 2018.

Underground Economy Benchmark Report: Report on the effectiveness of efforts to address the Underground Economy pursuant to RCW 18.27.800.

Wage, Child Labor, and Protected Leave Investigations: Report on 2018 wage, child labor, and protected leave investigations and proceedings pursuant to RCW 49.12.180.

Contact the Government Affairs & Policy Division

Legislative Director Tammy Fellin