OLYMPIA - The next widespread shutdown of state agencies as a result of budget shortfalls will take place Monday. The following agencies, boards and commissions will be closed:
Board of Accountancy.
Commission on African-American Affairs.
Archeology and Historic Preservation.
Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs.
Council for Children and Families.
Criminal Justice Training Commission.
Eastern Washington Historical Society.
Office of Education Ombudsman.
Employment Security (local WorkSource offices, tax offices and the unemployment claims call center will remain open).
Environmental Hearings Office.
Office of the Family and Children’s Ombudsman.
Fish and Wildlife.
Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board.
Growth Management Hearing Boards.
Health Care Authority.
Higher Education Coordinating Board.
Commission on Hispanic Affairs.
Washington Historical Society.
Horse Racing Commission.
Human Rights Commission.
Indeterminate Sentence Review Board.
Governor’s Office of Indian Affairs.
Liquor Control Board (liquor stores will remain open).
Commission for National and Community Service.
Pollution Liability Insurance Agency.
Puget Sound Partnership.
Recreation and Conservation Office.
Department of Retirement Systems.
Citizen Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials.
Sentencing Guidelines Commission.
Social and Health Services.
Board of Tax Appeals. Traffic Safety Commission. Department of Transportation.
Transportation Improvement Board.
Utilities and Transportation Commission.
Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board
Additional closures will take place Dec. 27, Jan. 28, Feb. 22, March 11, April 22 and June 10.