Topical Index

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               (See also TAXES - PROPERTY TAX; TAXES - REAL ESTATE EXCISE)
Acquisition of land by state agencies, nonprofit nature conservancy lands, funds application requirements: SB 6392
Acquisition of land by state agencies, prohibiting until education fully funded: HB 2215
Adverse possession, claim of, honest belief requirement: HB 1829
Agencies, transaction documents, public disclosure exemption, when: * HB 1431, CH 150 (2015), SB 5395
Annexation, to another city or town, property owners petitioning for, appeals procedure: SHB 2074
Appraisers, licensing and certification of: HB 1196, SB 5597, * SSB 5597, CH 144 (2016)
Auctions, via electronic media, including internet and electronic payment: HB 1799, * SB 5768, CH 95 (2015)
Boundary lines, recording of documents involving, anticipated tax and assessment collection, eliminating: HB 1798
Brokers, original license and real estate research account and center, expiration dates: HB 1171, * SB 5288, CH 175 (2015)
Brokers, original license and real estate research account and center, expiration dates and fee increase for inflation: SHB 1171
Brokers, sale of floating homes or on-water residences: * HB 1309, CH 133 (2015)
Buildings, rehabilitation of historic, creating financing program to provide loans: HB 2689
Buildings, rehabilitation of historic, temporary property tax increase to fund: HB 2688
Commercial properties, controls on rent, preemption by state: HB 2407
Common interest, Washington uniform common interest ownership act: SB 5263
Confiscation of real property by government during disaster or emergency, prohibiting: HB 2974
Construction defect claims, construction professional inspection of defect, requiring, when: SB 5961
Deeds of trust, foreclosure, default and trustee's sale notices, requirements: * SHB 2876, CH 196 (2016)
Deeds of trust, foreclosure, housing counseling, mediation, and other services need: HB 2876
Deeds of trust, trustee's foreclosure sale, foreclosure initiation by owner or holder of deed or designee: SB 5968
Defending property, using defensive or even deadly force, when: HB 1324
Defending property, when force is appropriate, criminal and civil immunity: HB 2712, SB 6487
Disclosure statement for real property transfer, delivery to buyer: SB 5585, SSB 5585
Earnest money, demands on, procedures for holders when receiving: HB 1730, * SHB 1730, CH 51 (2015)
Easements, as part of general property tax assessment, modifying requirements: SB 6169
Easements, delinquent-taxes foreclosure when electric utility recorded interest: * HB 2457, CH 98 (2016)
Easements, private right-of-way maintenance agreements and civil actions: HB 1841
Elevators and other conveyances, disclosure in real estate transactions, when: SB 5156, * SSB 5156, CH 110 (2015)
Entry, unlawful, strictly limiting entry by public officials and employees: HB 1375
Exchange facilitators and facilitator companies, regulation of: HB 2916
Foreclosure fairness account, revising expenditures from: * SHB 2876, CH 196 (2016)
Foreclosure, initiation by owner or holder of a trust deed or by a designee: SB 5968
Foreclosure, of deeds of trust, default and trustee's sale notices, requirements: * SHB 2876, CH 196 (2016)
Foreclosure, of deeds of trust, housing counseling, mediation, and other services need: HB 2876
Foreclosures, disposing tax foreclosed property to city for affordable housing: HB 2647, ESHB 2647, SB 5244, SB 6337, * SSB 6337, CH 63 (2016)
Forfeiture of real property, guilty finding for felony offense, requiring: HB 1520
Homestead property, judgment as lien against, fees for recording by creditor to be recoverable costs: HB 2673, 2SSB 5536
Improvements, by owner who offers to sell, not required to register as contractor, when: HB 1749, SB 5847
Inheritance or devise by will, real property transfer via, real estate excise tax exemption, modifying: * SHB 2539, CH 174 (2016)
Inheritance transfers, real estate excise tax exemption, modifying provisions: SB 6438, SSB 6438
Inheritance, real property transfer via, real estate excise tax exemption, modifying: HB 2539, SB 6367
Land use, notice of applications and decisions, requirements for certain cities: HB 1084
Leasehold interest in real property, tax parcels subject to, leasehold excise tax credit, when: HB 2120, SHB 2120, HB 2523, SB 5984, SB 6462
Liens, claims by mechanics and materialmen for late payments, notice of right to claim lien before filing of: SSB 6482
Liens, claims by mechanics and materialmen, late payment or overdue amount information after notice: SB 6482
Loans, certain real estate, narrowing interest income B&O tax deduction to include only community banks: HB 2991
Private property rights, international law or accords infringing upon, prohibiting policies based on: HB 1584
Private property rights, protecting from United Nations Agenda 21 policies: SB 5191
Public property, vacant or undeveloped agency-owned, master real estate plan to use or dispose of: HB 1905
Sales, requirements imposed on seller, information posting provisions: * EHB 2971, CH 138 (2016)
Sales, seller disclosure requirements and related provisions, modifying: * EHB 2122, CH 10 (2015)
Solar energy systems, trees and shrubs near, restrictions: SB 5414
State agency real estate assets, creating state real estate asset management office: HB 1452
State natural resources agency land acquisition, same-county land sale requirement: HB 2092, SB 5872
Transportation, surplus property of DOT, former owner right of repurchase: HB 1585, SHB 1585
Trespass, defining "unlawful entry" to strictly limit entry by public officials and employees: HB 1375
Trespass, notice against, defining "posting in a conspicuous manner": SB 5233, SB 6117, * SSB 6117 (2016) V
Trespass, unlawfully collecting wildlife parts from another's property, misdemeanor: * HB 1627, CH 154 (2015)
Universities, state, leasehold excise tax credit for certain parcels owned by: SHB 2120, HB 2523, SB 6462
Wildfires, citizen entering land to initiate control measures, legal immunity, when: HB 1699, HB 2093, * ESHB 2093, CH 182 (2015)