Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

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CRIMES ‑- PUNISHMENT ‑- PAROLE BOARD ‑- PRISONERS ‑- FIREARMS ‑- MANDATORY MINIMUM TERM OF CONFINEMENT The Washington State Board of Prison Terms and Paroles is not required to fix a mandatory minimum prison term under RCW 9.95.040 in those cases where a conviction is accompanied only by a special
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NURSES ‑- MEDICINE, SURGERY AND OSTEOPATHY ‑- DRUGS ‑- EXECUTION OF MEDICAL ORDERS ISSUED BY A PHYSICIAN'S ASSISTANT (1) It is legally permissible for a registered nurse, licensed in the State of Washington, to execute medical orders, including those for the administration of legend drugs and
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PENSIONS ‑- RETIREMENT ‑- PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM ‑- VETERANS ‑- MILITARY SERVICE CREDIT In the case of persons who were members of the Public Employees Retirement System during the period from February 25, 1972, through April 24, 1973, the applicable definition of the term "veteran,"
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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- SECRETARY OF STATE ‑- CORPORATIONS ‑- LICENSES ‑- FEES ‑- RESTORATION OF PRIVILEGE TO DO BUSINESS Under the provisions of RCW 23A.40.075 and related statutes, the Secretary of State does not have the legal authority to exercise discretion and restore the privilege
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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- PLANNING AND COMMUNITY AFFAIRS AGENCY ‑- QUALIFICATION AS PUBLIC HOUSING AGENCY The Washington State Planning and Community Affairs Agency, under chapter 43.63A RCW, is in possession of such powers and functions as are necessary to allow it to serve as a "public
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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- GOVERNOR ‑- COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES ‑- LOANS ‑- DESIGNATION OF NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION TO GUARANTEE STUDENT LOANS The governor, through the issuance of an appropriate executive order, may legally designate a private nonprofit organization to guarantee student loans
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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- LEGISLATOR ‑- PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT ‑- APPOINTMENT OR ELECTION OF LEGISLATOR TO PUD COMMISSION An individual who was serving as a member of the state House of Representatives at the time chapter 157, Laws of 1977, 1st Ex.Sess. was enacted may lawfully be elected,
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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- WASHINGTON STATE CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COMMISSION ‑- LAW ENFORCEMENT ‑- INDIANS ‑- TRAINING INDIAN TRIBAL POLICE OFFICERS (1) Indian tribal police officers do not constitute "law enforcement personnel" for the purposes of chapter 43.101 RCW so as to require the
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RETIREMENT ‑- PENSIONS ‑- CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- FIRST-CLASS CITY POLICE OFFICERS ‑- COMPUTATION OF CERTAIN SERVICE RETIREMENT BENEFITS Under the provisions of RCW 41.20.050, as amended by § 36, chapter 209, Laws of 1969, 1st Ex. Sess., a first-class city police officer's service retirement allowance
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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- COUNTY ‑- SHERIFF ‑- POLITICAL ACTIVITIES OF DEPUTY SHERIFFS Neither the fact that RCW 41.14.190 is a special statute relating only to deputy county sheriffs and related personnel nor the further fact that this law was originally adopted as part of an initiative to the