Senator Hasegawa has introduced a bill in the Senate.  #5029   The bill has 10 co-sponsors: Chase, Shin, Conway, Rolfes, Darneille, Hargrove, Keiser, Kohl-Welles, Kline and Frockt.   It has been referred to the Financial Institutions & Insurance Committee.  There was no hearing date as of today 2/4/13.  You can find a copy of the bill here:

Put “SB 5029 Washington Investment Trust Hearing Wanted” in the subject line of the email.  Please email these Senators and say that you want a hearing on Senate Bill 5029 establishing the Washington Investment Trust.  In the body of the email ask when there is going to be a hearing on SB 5029 establishing the WIT.    There is a large constituency that wants this bill to pass.

Steve Hobbs   D     44th District  (Lake Stevens)

Don Benton    R   17th District (Vancouver)

Joe Fain    R     47th District (Auburn, Renton)

Brian Hatfield    D  19th District (Raymond)  

Mark Mullet      D   5th District (Issaquah)

Sharon Nelson  D  34th District (West Seattle, Vashon)

Pam Roach    R   31st District (Auburn)