Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1975 NO. 5 > Mar 26 1975

Insofar as legal residence for voting purposes is concerned, and for all other purposes, the common-law rule that the domicile of a married woman is the same as that of her husband unless they are separated has been abrogated by the adoption of Article XXXI, § 1 (Amendment 61) of the Washington constitution, commonly referred to as the "equal rights" amendment.

AGO 1951 NO. 112 > Aug 28 1951

Director of Labor and Industries is limited in taking of assignments of wage claims.Wage claims for overtime for women working in excess of 8 hours a day invalid.