Linda Kochmar says she has been receiving pressing calls from the public asking for an alternative to respite care in institutions.
The state House unanimously approved an amendment to the House supplemental operating budget Thursday that will add more funds to community-based respite beds.
On a 97-1 vote, the state House passed Rep. Linda Kochmar's bill that would require more information be distributed to expecting parents as it relates to positive prenatal or postnatal diagnoses...
Rep. Linda Kochmar and Top-40 radio personality Casey Kasem's daughter, Kerri, partner to sponsor legislation aimed at battling elder isolation and supporting families.
MEDIA ADVISORY: Kochmar, Kasem family’s bill to prevent elder isolation gets public hearing tomorrow, Jan. 20
Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way, teamed up with the family of former Top-40 disc jockey Casey Kasem to introduce House Bills 2401 and 2402, which address elder isolation.