Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1972 NO. 11 > May 12 1972
TAXATION ‑- EXCISE ‑- TRAILERS AND CAMPERS ‑- COMPUTATION OF SUCH TAXES (1) Owners of travel trailers licensed in this state for 1971 who wait until after May 23, 1972, to pay their 1972 excise tax and to license their trailers for this year are not entitled to have this tax computed at the new
AGO 1972 NO. 12 > Jun 13 1972
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- COUNTY ‑- SHERIFF ‑- CIVIL SERVICE ‑- LIQUOR ‑- AGE REQUIREMENT FOR CERTAIN CIVIL SERVICE EMPLOYEES A county civil service commission for sheriff's office employees, organized and operating under the provisions of chapter 41.14 RCW, may not promulgate a blanket regulation
AGO 1972 NO. 13 > Jul 19 1972
TAXATION ‑- REAL PROPERTY ‑- EXCISE ‑- MOBILE HOMES (1) The owner of a mobile home which was affixed to a parcel of real property on January 1, 1972, and which had previously been placed upon the real property tax rolls of the county in which it was located pursuant to the provisions of RCW 82.50.
AGO 1972 NO. 14 > Jul 19 1972
TAXATION ‑- PROPERTY ‑- EXCISE ‑- MOBILE HOMES Prior to January 1, 1973, a county treasurer may not utilize the advance tax collection procedures set forth in RCW 84.56.070 to collect property taxes imposed for the first time in October, 1972, against a mobile home which has become subject to an ad
AGO 1972 NO. 15 > Jul 25 1972
COUNTIES ‑- SEWERS ‑- WATER ‑- ESTABLISHMENT OF COUNTY WATER AND/OR SEWERAGE SYSTEMS UNDER CHAPTER 36.94 RCW (1) Under chapter 36.94 RCW, a county may either construct a single system of water and/or sewerage disposal for the entire county or it may create several separate such systems for separate
AGO 1972 NO. 16 > Jul 26 1972
DISTRICTS ‑- SEWER ‑- AUTHORITY TO LEVY SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS ON COUNTY OWNED LANDS ‑- PROCEDURES FOR PROTEST (1) A sewer district may levy special assessments for local improvements against county-owned real property which is specially benefited by the improvements. (2) A county whose property has
AGO 1972 NO. 17 > Aug 15 1972
COMMUNITY COLLEGES ‑- EMPLOYEES ‑- PROFESSIONAL NEGOTIATIONS ‑- DELEGATION OF DUTY TO NEGOTIATE The board of trustees of a community college may delegate its duty to meet, confer and negotiate with representatives of its academic employees under chapter 196, Laws of 1971, 1st Ex. Sess., to a
AGO 1972 NO. 18 > Aug 22 1972
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD ‑- LICENSES (1) The Washington state liquor control board probably does not possess the requisite authority, under existing statutes, to adopt and enforce a regulation disqualifying from class H licensure those private clubs which are governed
AGO 1972 NO. 19 > Sep 11 1972
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- COMMUNITY COLLEGES ‑- CIVIL SERVICE ‑- RETIREMENT ‑- ESTABLISHMENT OF MANDATORY RETIREMENT AGE FOR STATE CIVIL SERVICE EMPLOYEES The board of trustees of a community college may not adopt a rule establishing a mandatory retirement age of 65 years for all of its
AGO 1972 NO. 20 > Sep 12 1972
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- STATE ‑- COMMISSIONER OF PUBLIC LANDS ‑- FUNDS ‑- PUBLIC RECORDS The records of funds deposited by the commissioner of public lands in approved state depositories, pursuant to RCW 43.85.130 and 43.85.140, are available for public inspection in accordance with RCW 43.88.200