Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGLO 1975 NO. 21 > Mar 5 1975
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- LEGISLATORS ‑- SALARIES ‑- LEGISLATORS' SALARIES UNDER INITIATIVE NO. 282 Those state senators elected in 1972 for four-year terms ending in January, 1977, will not be eligible to receive the pay increases provided for by Initiative No. 282 until the commencement of
AGLO 1975 NO. 22 > Mar 5 1975
SCHOOLS ‑- DISTRICTS ‑- PRIVATE AND PUBLIC ‑- STUDENTS ‑-STATE AID The proposed constitutional amendment in Engrossed House Joint Resolution No. 19, relating to state aid to students attending public and private schools, does not contain any authorization which would be in violation of Amendment 1
AGLO 1975 NO. 23 > Mar 6 1975
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- LEGISLATORS ‑- STRIKES ‑- LABOR ‑- VIOLATION OF OATH OF OFFICE Extent to which a refusal by a state legislator to cross a picket line of striking state employees in order to attend a legislative session would constitute a violation of the legislator's oath of office
AGLO 1975 NO. 24 > Mar 10 1975
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES ‑- INTOXICATING LIQUOR ‑- USE OF LIQUOR ON PUBLIC COLLEGES' AND UNIVERSITIES' CAMPUSES ‑-  BANQUET PERMITS The passage of House Bill No. 525, pending before the 1975 legislature, would not result in the establishment of a statutory prohibition against the use and
AGLO 1975 NO. 25 > Mar 11 1975
SCHOOLS ‑- COUNTIES ‑- CHILDREN ‑- DAY CARE CENTERS ‑- AUTHORITY OF COUNTY TO PROVIDE DAY CARE CENTERS FOR CHILDREN OF WORKING MOTHERS Under existing law, a noncharter county may not expend federal revenue sharing moneys to fund a portion of the operation of a day care center for children of
AGLO 1975 NO. 26 > Mar 12 1975
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- GOVERNOR ‑- LEGISLATURE ‑- VETO ‑- TIME OF PASSAGE OF BILL OVERRIDDING GUBERNATORIAL VETO When an act is vetoed by the governor under Article III, § 12 of the Washington constitution, and is returned with his objections to the house in which it originated during the
AGLO 1975 NO. 27 > Mar 14 1975
COMMUNITY COLLEGES ‑- EMPLOYEES ‑- CONTRACTS ‑- PAYMENT OF SALARIES TO COMMUNITY COLLEGE EMPLOYEES A community college, pursuant to contract, may legally pay its academic employees their salaries in twelve equal installments commencing in September and concluding in August of the succeeding year
AGLO 1975 NO. 28 > Mar 17 1975
RETIREMENT ‑- PENSIONS ‑- CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- EMPLOYEES ‑- LEOFF ‑- CONSTITUTIONALITY OF CERTAIN PENSION LEGISLATION (1) The legislature can require those cities which desire not to have their employees covered by a state pension system to establish and maintain a local, municipal pension system
AGLO 1975 NO. 29 > Mar 17 1975
CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- FREEHOLDERS ‑- CHARTERS ‑- PRESENTATION TO VOTERS ‑- SUBMISSION OF ALTERNATIVE CHARTER PROVISIONS If a board of freeholders is elected by the voters of a first class city under RCW 35.22.140 to prepare and propose a new or revised city charter for submission to the vote of the
AGLO 1975 NO. 30 > Mar 19 1975
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY SERVICES ‑- GRANTS OR LOANS TO PERSONS AFFECTED BY NATURAL DISASTERS (1) The department of emergency services does not presently possess the requisite authority to provide housing sites with utilities, or to make grants of state funds,