Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1999 NO. 6 > Jul 12 1999

There is no statute barring a person over 18 years of age but less than 21 years of age from serving as a law enforcement officer, a prison guard, a firefighter, or a paramedic, provided that the person otherwise meets all qualifications for the job in question.

AGLO 1979 NO. 30 > Sep 17 1979

The Department of Social and Health Services is authorized by the provisions of RCW 43.20A.220, RCW 72.01.050 and RCW 72.64.050, to convert the Cedar Creek Youth Camp from a juvenile facility into a minimum security honor camp for adults.

AGO 1950 NO. 303 > Jul 18 1950

Penitentiary warden must take responsibility for transporting prisoners for court appearances.