Chapter 35A.21 RCW

PROVISIONS AFFECTING ALL CODE CITIES

Sections
Validity of ordinances and resolutionsDeficiencies of form.
Conflict between charter and optional code.
Mandatory duties of code city officers.
Merit systems.
Pension and retirement systems.
Garbage ordinanceLienForeclosure.
Office hours prescribed by ordinance.
Computation of time.
Jurisdiction over adjacent watersControl of street over tidelands.
Lien for utility services.
WarrantsInterest ratePayment.
UtilitiesFacilities for generation of electricity.
Locally regulated utilitiesAttachments to poles.
Codification of ordinances.
Change of name.
Sewerage and refuse collection and disposal systems.
Solid waste collectionRate increase notice.
Solid waste collection curbside recyclingReduced rate.
Collection and transportation of recyclable materials by recycling companies or nonprofit entitiesReuse or reclamationApplication of chapter.
General application of laws to code cities.
Regulation of activities and enforcement of penal laws.
Nonpolluting power generation by individualExemption from regulationAuthorization to contract with utility.
Hydroelectric resourcesSeparate legal authorityCreation by irrigation districts and cities, towns, or public utility districts.
Fiscal year.
Flags to be displayed.
Daylight saving time.
Actions by and against code cities.
Limitation of actions.
Revision of corporate boundary within street, road, or highway right-of-way by substituting right-of-way lineNot subject to review.
Insurance and workers' compensation for offenders performing community restitution.
Designation of official newspaper.
Right-of-way donationsCredit against required improvements.
Facilities and rights-of-wayRequirements and restrictionsApplication to code cities.
Building construction projectsCode city prohibited from requiring state agencies or local governments to provide bond or other security as a condition for issuance of permit.
Amateur radio antennasLocal regulation to conform with federal law.
Assumption of substandard water systemLimited immunity from liability.
Regulation of automatic number or location identificationProhibited.
Statement of restrictions applicable to real property.
Fish enhancement projectCode city's liability.
Rail fixed guideway public transportation systemSafety program plan and security and emergency preparedness plan.
Mobile home, manufactured home, or park model moving or installingCopies of permitsDefinitions.
Authority to regulate placement or use of homesRegulation of manufactured homesIssuance of permitsRestrictions on location of manufactured/mobile homes and entry or removal of recreational vehicles used as primary residences.
Abandoned or derelict vessels.
Transfer of ownership of a code city-owned vesselReview of vessel's physical condition.
Transfer of ownership of a code city-owned vesselFurther requirements.
Regulation of financial transactionsLimitations.
Registration under or compliance with streamlined sales and use tax agreementProhibited requirement for businesses.
ContractorsAuthority of city to verify registration and report violations.
Community athletics programsSex discrimination prohibited.
Temporary encampments for the homelessHosting by religious organizations authorizedProhibitions on local actions.
State and federal background checks of license applicants and licensees of occupations under local licensing authority.
Warrant officersTraining requirementsAuthority.
Failing septic systemsConnection to public sewer systemsAppeals process.
Final determination on state highway project permits.
Nuisance abatementSpecial assessmentNotice requirements.
Removal of restrictive covenantsHearing, notice.
NOTES:
Demonstration Cities and Metropolitan Development ActAuthority of cities to contract with federal government: RCW 35.21.660.
Disturbances at state penal facilitiesLocal participation and reimbursement: Chapter 72.02 RCW.
Fire protection, ambulance or other emergency services provided by municipal corporation within countyFinancial and other assistance by county authorized: RCW 36.32.470.
Limitation on penalty for act constituting a crime under state law: RCW 35.21.163.
Local adopt-a-highway programs: RCW 47.40.105.
Transfer of real property or contract for use for park and recreational purposes: RCW 39.33.060.
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