In the News: The time has come to better protect disabled adults.

On Tuesday the Senate Human Services, Mental Health and Housing Committee held a public hearing on legislation sponsored by Sen. Steve O’Ban to improve protections for individuals with developmental disabilities.

A story by KING 5 reporter Susannah Frame — which you can watch here — inspired the proposal and was shared at the beginning of the meeting.

Susannah followed up the meeting with an update on the proposal, which you can watch here.