MRSC Insight Blog
Posts for August 2021
Local governments using a district-based voting system must begin the process of redistricting in response to the 2020 Census, although a delay in distribution of this data also means new redistricting deadlines.
This blog looks at municipal programs that use hotels and motels to provide temporary housing for people experiencing homelessness.
This blog covers the latest state-issued face mask requirements, new vaccination requirements for education/childcare staff (including youth parks and recreation programs), and clarifications to existing provisions such as vaccine requirements for law enforcement and contractors.
This blog offers an update on the use and regulation of ATVs on public roads, including an overview of two bills from 2021 impacting ATV use and licensure.
This blog post looks at the legal authority for government employers to require employees to be vaccinated, as well as the main issues to consider before establishing a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination program.
This blog offers an overview of two recent bills that affect county officers: ESHB 1326 and EHB 1271.
This blog provides an overview of a new rule meant to protect workers from the harms of excessive exposure to wildfire smoke.