Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1951 NO. 143 > Oct 2 1951

The excess weight provisions of chapter 269, Laws of 1951, are applicable to a vehicle within a combination of vehicles, or when outside a combination of vehicles.

AGO 1955 NO. 161 > Nov 15 1955

RCW 46.44.048, providing for the payment for excess weights in addition to any penalty incurred under the provisions of Title 46, provides for the assessment of a civil penalty based on a graduate scale and is enforceable by a civil action.