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AGO Opinions with Topic: TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS
AGO 1971 No. 20 >  July 6, 1971
MOTOR VEHICLES - TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS - RECIPROCITY - BRITISH COLUMBIA
PLACEMENT ON WASHINGTONRESIDENT'S TRAFFIC RECORD The department of motor vehicles may, upon receipt of a report of a British Columbia traffic violation from the proper authorities, place such report on a Washington resident's traffic record.
AGO 1951 No. 134 >  September 25, 1951
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE - JURISDICTION - TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE ‑- JURISDICTION ‑- TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS A justice of the peace has jurisdiction only as a committing magistrate or crimes requiring as punishment both fine and imprisonment.
AGO 1951 No. 74 >  June 19, 1951
TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS - ARREST - IN HIS PRESENCE, DEFINED
TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS ‑- ARREST ‑- IN HIS PRESENCE, DEFINED A reasonably strict interpretation should be given the phrase "in his presence" and a citation may be issued only when an officer is apprised by his senses that a violation or offense is at that time being committed.
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