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Travis King, namesake to state's Travis Alert Act, serves as House page for Rep. Gina Mosbrucker

 

February 19, 2020

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NAMESAKE: Travis King, for whom the Travis Alert Act was named, recently served as a page to Rep. Gina Mosbrucker.

Travis King, the young man from Wapato for which the state's emergency responder law, the Travis Alert Act, was named, served as a page in the state House of Representatives from Feb. 10 through Feb. 14. He was sponsored by Rep. Gina Mosbrucker.

Travis, who has autism, was assisted by his mother, Threasa King, as he helped to deliver documents to lawmakers in their offices and on the House floor, as well as other duties.

He also attended Legislative Page School, where he presented his bill, House Bill 1258 - the Travis Alert Act, to fellow students. The bill passed during the 2017 session and provides information to first responders about individuals with disabilities or special needs be...



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