Chapter 12.40 RCW

SMALL CLAIMS

Sections
Department authorizedJurisdictional amount.
ActionCommencementFeeSurcharge.
Transfer of action to small claims department.
Removal to superior courtRestrictionsSimultaneous maintenance of claimsJoinder of claims on appeal.
Setting case for hearingNoticeTime of trial.
Service of notice of claimFee.
Recovery of fees as court costs.
Requisites of claim.
Requisites of notice.
Verification of claim.
Hearing.
Informal pleadings.
Payment of monetary judgment.
Increase of judgment upon failure to pay.
Procedure on nonpayment.
AppealsSetting aside judgments.
Small claims informational brochurePreparation and distribution.