Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1956 NO. 319 >

The Director of Institutions in the operation of the Washington State Veterans' Home is only limited in such power by specific laws relating to the management of institutions.  We are unaware of any limitation on this subject.  Therefore, in our opinion, a contract may be legally entered into as set forth in your questions numbered 1 and 2.