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Chapter 71.06 RCW



HTMLPDF 71.06.005Application of chapter.
HTMLPDF 71.06.010Definitions.
HTMLPDF 71.06.020Sexual psychopathsPetition.
HTMLPDF 71.06.030Procedure on petitionEffect of acquittal on criminal charge.
HTMLPDF 71.06.040Preliminary hearingEvidenceDetention in hospital for observation.
HTMLPDF 71.06.050Preliminary hearingReport of findings.
HTMLPDF 71.06.060Preliminary hearingCommitment, or other disposition of charge.
HTMLPDF 71.06.070Preliminary hearingJury trial.
HTMLPDF 71.06.080Preliminary hearingConstruction of chapterTrial, evidence, law relating to criminally insane.
HTMLPDF 71.06.091Postcommitment proceedings, releases, and further dispositions.
HTMLPDF 71.06.100Postcommitment proceedings, releases, and further dispositionsHospital record to be furnished court, indeterminate sentence review board.
HTMLPDF 71.06.120Credit for time served in hospital.
HTMLPDF 71.06.130Discharge pursuant to conditional release.
HTMLPDF 71.06.135Sexual psychopathsRelease of information authorized.
HTMLPDF 71.06.140State hospitals for care of sexual psychopathsTransfers to correctional institutionsExaminations, reports.
HTMLPDF 71.06.260Hospitalization costsSexual psychopathsFinancial responsibility.
HTMLPDF 71.06.270Availability of records.


Council for children and families: Chapter 43.121 RCW.
Nonresident sexual psychopaths and psychopathic delinquents: Chapter 72.25 RCW.
Telephone calls soliciting immoral acts: RCW 9.61.230 through 9.61.250.