Chapter 46.01 RCW


Department created.
Administration and improvement of certain motor vehicle laws.
Powers, duties, and functions relating to motor vehicle laws vested in department.
Functions performed by state patrol as agent for director of licenses transferred to department.
Organization of department.
Rule-making authority.
Rules to implement 1998 c 165.
Powers and duties of directorVehicle registration, appointments, branch offices, personnel screening.
Establishment of investigation unitUse of criminal history information.
County auditors, agents, and subagentsPowers and dutiesStandard contractsRules.
Branch offices.
Forms for applications, certificates of title, registration certificates, etc.
Oaths and acknowledgments.
Designation of state patrol as agent for surrender of drivers' licenses.
Payment by check or money orderDishonored checks or money ordersFailure to surrender canceled certificate, registration, or permitImmunity from payment of uncollected feesRules.
Payment by credit or debit card.
Internet payment option.
Certified copies of recordsFee.
Destruction of records by director.
Destruction of records by county auditor or other agent.
Director to make annual reports to governor.
Immunity of director, the state, county auditors, agents, and subagents.
Immunity of director, the state, licensed driver training schools, and school districts in administering knowledge and driving portions of driver licensing examination.
Title and registration advisory committee.
Facilities siting coordination.
Database of fuel dealer and distributor license information.
Fuel tax advisory group.
FeesStudy and adjustment.
Authority to sell and distribute discover passes and day-use permits.
Extension or modification of licensing, certification, or registration period authorizedRules and regulations, manner and content: RCW 43.24.140.
Gambling commission, administrator and staff for: RCW 9.46.080.
Health, department of, functions transferred to: RCW 43.70.901.
Public bodies may retain collection agencies to collect public debtsFees: RCW 19.16.500.
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