46.17.345  <<  46.17.350 >>   46.17.355

License fees by vehicle type (as amended by 2019 c 44).

(1) Before accepting an application for a vehicle registration, the department, county auditor or other agent, or subagent appointed by the director shall require the applicant, unless specifically exempt, to pay the following vehicle license fee by vehicle type:
VEHICLE TYPE
INITIAL FEE
RENEWAL FEE
DISTRIBUTED UNDER
(a) Auto stage, six seats or less
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(b) Camper
$ 4.90
$ 3.50
(c) Commercial trailer
$ 34.00
$ 34.00
(d) For hire vehicle, six seats or less
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(e) Mobile home (if registered)
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(f) Moped
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(g) Motor home
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(h) Motorcycle
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(i) Off-road vehicle
$ 18.00
$ 18.00
(j) Passenger car
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(k) Private use single-axle trailer
$ 15.00
$ 15.00
(l) Snowmobile
$ 50.00
$ 50.00
(m) Snowmobile, vintage
$ 12.00
$ 12.00
(n) Sport utility vehicle
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(o) Tow truck
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(p) Trailer, over 2000 pounds
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(q) Travel trailer
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(r) Wheeled all-terrain vehicle, on-road use
$ 12.00
$ 12.00
(s) Wheeled all-terrain vehicle, off-road use
$ 18.00
$ 18.00
(2) The vehicle license fee required in subsection (1) of this section is in addition to the filing fee required under RCW 46.17.005, and any other fee or tax required by law.

NOTES:

Reviser's note: As to the effectiveness of this section, see Garfield Cnty. Transp. Auth., et. al v. State, No. 19-2-30171-6 (King County Superior Court). As of December 10, 2019, appeals remain ongoing.
ApplicationEffective date2014 c 30 § 2: "Section 2 of this act applies to snowmobile registrations that are due on or after October 1, 2015. Section 2 of this act takes effect October 1, 2015." [ 2014 c 30 § 4.]
ApplicationExpiration date2014 c 30 § 1: "Section 1 of this act applies to snowmobile registrations that are due on or after October 1, 2014. Section 1 of this act expires October 1, 2015." [ 2014 c 30 § 3.]
FindingIntent2013 2nd sp.s. c 23: See note following RCW 46.09.442.
Effective date2013 2nd sp.s. c 23: See note following RCW 46.09.310.
Effective dateIntentLegislation to reconcile chapter 161, Laws of 2010 and other amendments made during the 2010 legislative session2010 c 161: See notes following RCW 46.04.013.

License fees by vehicle type (as amended by 2020 c 1 (Initiative Measure No. 976)).

(1) Before accepting an application for a vehicle registration, the department, county auditor or other agent, or subagent appointed by the director shall require the applicant, unless specifically exempt, to pay the following vehicle license fee by vehicle type:
VEHICLE TYPE
INITIAL FEE
RENEWAL FEE
DISTRIBUTED UNDER
(a) Auto stage, six seats or less
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(b) Camper
$ 4.90
$ 3.50
(c) Commercial trailer
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(d) For hire vehicle, six seats or less
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(e) Mobile home (if registered)
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(f) Moped
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(g) Motor home
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(h) Motorcycle
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(i) Off-road vehicle
$ 18.00
$ 18.00
(j) Passenger car
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(k) Private use single-axle trailer
$ 15.00
$ 15.00
(l) Snowmobile
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(m) Snowmobile, vintage
$ 12.00
$ 12.00
(n) Sport utility vehicle
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(o) Tow truck
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(p) Trailer, over 2000 pounds
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(q) Travel trailer
$ 30.00
$ 30.00
(r) Wheeled all-terrain vehicle, on-road use
$ 12.00
$ 12.00
(s) Wheeled all-terrain vehicle, off-road use
$ 18.00
$ 18.00
(2) The vehicle license fee required in subsection (1) of this section is in addition to the filing fee required under RCW 46.17.005, and any other fee or tax required by law.
[2020 c 1 § 3 (Initiative Measure No. 976, approved November 5, 2019); 2014 c 30 § 2; (2014 c 30 § 1 expired October 1, 2015); 2013 2nd sp.s. c 23 § 19; 2010 c 161 § 531.]

NOTES:

Reviser's note: (1) As to the effectiveness of this section, see Garfield Cnty. Transp. Auth., et. al v. State, No. 19-2-30171-6 (King County Superior Court). As of December 10, 2019, appeals remain ongoing.
(2) This section did not amend the most current version of the law. It was amended by 2020 c 1 (Initiative Measure No. 976) § 3 without cognizance of its amendment by 2019 c 44 § 4.
FindingsIntentConstructionShort title2020 c 1 (Initiative Measure No. 976): See notes following RCW 46.17.347.
ApplicationEffective date2014 c 30 § 2: "Section 2 of this act applies to snowmobile registrations that are due on or after October 1, 2015. Section 2 of this act takes effect October 1, 2015." [ 2014 c 30 § 4.]
ApplicationExpiration date2014 c 30 § 1: "Section 1 of this act applies to snowmobile registrations that are due on or after October 1, 2014. Section 1 of this act expires October 1, 2015." [ 2014 c 30 § 3.]
FindingIntent2013 2nd sp.s. c 23: See note following RCW 46.09.442.
Effective date2013 2nd sp.s. c 23: See note following RCW 46.09.310.
Effective dateIntentLegislation to reconcile chapter 161, Laws of 2010 and other amendments made during the 2010 legislative session2010 c 161: See notes following RCW 46.04.013.
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