WSJA played a leadership role in securing the right for corrections personnel in this state to be afforded binding arbitration.
Right to Know
We lobbied and won the medical records exception for Corrections Officers to be provided inmate information in incidences of blood born pathogen exposure.
Prisoner Access to Public Records
We were a vocal presence when Washington State legislation
PSERS Retirement System
WSJA paved the path to getting a separate retirement plan for Public Safety Employees, allowing them to retire 5 years sooner.
Member appointed to bail legislation work group
After the brutal murders of four Lakewood Police Officers in 2010, we were given a seat on the committee for bail reform.