WSMA's Legislative Action Center

The Legislative Action Center is your platform to track and assist WSMA's legislative and regulatory advocacy. In this section, you'll find information on action alerts, the latest news on our advocacy efforts, and information on how you can support our nonpartisan political action committee, WAMPAC.

Legislative Session Reports

Each year, the WSMA publishes a legislative report providing members a summary of policy outcomes from the state legislative session. The report also features a look at new laws impacting practice management as well as the WAMPAC Vote Tracker, a handy guide to how your legislators voted on priority health care legislation. 

2018 WSMA Legislative Report
2017 WSMA Legislative Report

High turnout for 2018 WSMA Legislative Summit

More than 130 physicians, physician assistants and practice staff gathered in Olympia on Wednesday, Jan. 31 for the WSMA Legislative Summit. Thirty-four out of 49 legislative districts were represented, meaning lawmakers across the state heard our advocacy message on behalf of the house of medicine. Visit the Capitol Report news page for a recap of the Summit.

2018 Washington State legislative session

Session closed on March 8. Visit the Capitol Report news page for legislative highlights impacting the house of medicine.

Health care reform

On this page you'll find WSMA's guiding principles for health care reform, along with information and resources to help you understand the impact of current federal reform efforts on Washington state.