Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1959 NO. 93 > Dec 30 1959

(1) Chapter 76, Laws of 1959, imposes a mandatory duty upon a city council to appoint two additional councilmen after the population of a city increases to over 2,000 inhabitants; (2) the thirty day provision of chapter 76, Laws of 1959, for the appointment of two additional councilmen is directory.