Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- BOARD OF PRISON TERMS AND PAROLES ‑- PRISONERS ‑- PAROLES ‑- AUTHORITY TO FIX MINIMUM TERM OR PAROLE PENDING APPEAL (1) The Board of Prison Terms and Paroles is both authorized and required by RCW 9.95.040 to fix a minimum duration of confinement in the case of a
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LANDLORD AND TENANT ‑- MOBILE HOME LOTS ‑- RENEWAL OF WRITTEN RENTAL AGREEMENTS (1) Chapter 59.20 RCW, the mobile home landlord-tenant act, does not require a landlord to offer a mobile home lot tenant a one‑year rental agreement annually at renewal time. (2) Chapter 59.20 RCW does not require the
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COUNTIES ‑- CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- ZONING ‑- POLICE POWER ‑- REGULATION OF CONDOMINIUM DEVELOPMENTS The provisions of RCW 64.32.110, a section of the horizontal property regimes act (condominiums) of 1963, have no effect on local police power regulations which do not relate to zoning (e.g., building
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PRISONERS ‑- MEDICAL AID ‑- MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR CITY OR COUNTY JAIL PRISONERS (1) In view of § 1, chapter 60, Laws of 1971, 1st Ex. Sess., amending RCW 74.09.510, inmates of a city or county jail or other penal or detention facility are no longer ineligible to receive medical assistance from the
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FISH ‑- LICENSES ‑- SCOPE OF ANNUAL ANADROMOUS SALMON ANGLING LICENSE Where a person has obtained an anadromous salmon angling license for a particular calendar year and during that year has caught a total of 30 salmon pursuant to such license, that person must then purchase another annual license
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DISTRICTS ‑- FIRE PROTECTION ‑- PUBLIC MEETINGS ‑- PROCEDURE FOR CALLING SPECIAL MEETINGS OF FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT COMMISSIONERS RCW 52.12.090, rather than RCW 42.30.080, governs the calling of a special meeting of a board of fire protection district commissioners; accordingly, such a meeting
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TAXATION ‑- EXCISE ‑- LEASES ‑- APPLICABILITY OF LEASEHOLD EXCISE TAX TO SMALL BOAT MOORAGE ON INDIAN RESERVATION (1) Where, on real property leased by it from a federally-recognized Indian tribe, a public port district has constructed and is operating a small boat moorage facility for the use of
AGLO NO. 18 >
DISTRICTS ‑- FIRE PROTECTION ‑- PUBLIC MEETINGS ‑- PROCEDURE FOR CALLING SPECIAL MEETING OF FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT COMMISSIONERS In view of the specific legislative directive in RCW 42.30.140, it is RCW 42.30.080 and not RCW 52.12.090 which governs the calling of a special meeting of a board of
AGLO NO. 19 >
LICENSES ‑- INTOXICATING LIQUOR ‑- ISSUANCE OF RETAIL LIQUOR LICENSE TO SPOUSE OF EMPLOYEE OF LIQUOR DISTRIBUTOR Consideration of the applicability of RCW 66.28.010 to a certain factual situation involving a married couple of which the wife is the owner of a small grocery store in connection with
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TAXATION ‑- STATE ‑- FISH ‑- APPLICABILITY OF FISH SALES TAX AND PRIVILEGE FEE TO COLD STORAGE FACILITIES (1) When a cold storage facility receives, processes or stores fish caught either within or without the state of Washington, on behalf of others who retain ownership of the fish, that cold