The 2005 Legislature created the Capital Projects Advisory Review Board (CPARB) under ESHB 1830 (RCW 39.10) to review alternative public works contracting procedures and provide guidance to state policymakers on ways to further enhance the quality, efficiency and accountability of public works contracting methods. CPARB and many stakeholders contributed to significant changes to RCW 39.10 that the 2007 Legislature enacted.
To provide an evaluation of public capital projects construction processes, including the impact of contracting methods on project outcomes, and to advise the legislature on policies related to public works delivery methods and alternative public works contracting procedures.
The Board agrees to embody the following Shared Commitments:
Board Legislation Submission Timeline (as approved by CPARB 2018)
Legislative Session Began January 10, 2022 and ended March 10, 2022.
Please email ALL submissions to CPARB@des.wa.gov
(also see Member Information & Bios in the gray side bar)
Sunset Reviews by JLARC: 2013 & 2021 (expiration years, so sunset review typically takes place ~ 1 year before.)
Web updates and questions can be sent to CPARB@des.wa.gov