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Chapter 38.52 RCW


State military department to administer emergency management programLocal organizations authorized to change name.
Declaration of policy and purpose.
DirectorComprehensive emergency management planStatewide enhanced 911 emergency communications networkState coordinator of search and rescue operationsState program for emergency assistanceState coordinator for radioactive and hazardous waste emergency response programsInteragency coordination and prioritization of continuity of operations planning.
Comprehensive state mine rescue planSubmittal to legislature.
Emergency management councilMembersAd hoc committeesRules reviewFunction as state emergency response commissionIntrastate mutual aid committee.
Governor's general powers and duties.
Local organizations and joint local organizations authorizedEstablishment, operationEmergency powers, procedures.
Outside aidRights and liabilitiesClaims.
Mutual aid and interlocal agreementsRequirements.
AppropriationsAcceptance of funds, services, etc.
Disaster response account.
Use of existing services and facilitiesImpressment of citizenry.
Political activity prohibited.
Status of civil service employee preserved.
Orders, rules, regulationsEnforcementAvailabilityPenalty.
Matching funds from political subdivision may be required.
Plan for federal area.
Liability for property damage, bodily injury, deathImmunityAssumption by stateIndemnificationImmunity from liability for covered volunteers.
Compensation for injury or deathChapter exclusive.
Exemption from liability while providing construction, equipment, or work.
Application of exemption from liability for architects and engineers.
Emergency care, rescue, assistance, or recovery services in mine rescue or recovery workImmunity from liability.
Liability for compensation is in lieu of other liabilityException.
Claims arising from emergency management related activitiesFilingContents.
Claims arising from emergency management related activitiesFilingConsideration, adjustment, settlement, etc., by directorEffect.
Compensation boardsEstablished.
Compensation boardsMeetingsClaims not necessitating board meeting.
Compensation boardsAttendance of witnesses, oaths, rulesMembers uncompensated.
Compensation boardsDuties as to compensation applications.
Compensation boardsQuorumTransmittal of minutes, claimsAppeal to department.
When compensation furnished.
Minors entitled to benefits.
Compensation and benefits limited by appropriation.
Applicability of workers' compensation law.
Right of action against third party.
Coverage, classification, registration, of workers.
Schedule of payments.
Expenditures authorizedClaims, payment and dispositionAppeals.
Benefits under other compensation plans.
Benefits furnished under federal lawReduction of state benefits.
Medical, surgical or hospital treatment.
Medical, surgical or hospital treatmentReimbursement.
State compensation denied if payment prevents federal benefits.
Contracts or work on cost basis for emergency management activities.
Search and rescue activitiesPowers and duties of local officials.
Search and rescue activitiesDistribution of funds for compensation and reimbursement of volunteers.
Model contingency plan for pollution control facilities and hazardous waste management.
Emergency response caused by person's intoxicationRecovery of costs from convicted person.
Statewide enhanced 911 serviceFinding.
Statewide enhanced 911 serviceFindings.
Statewide enhanced 911 serviceAutomatic location identificationRules.
Statewide enhanced 911 serviceFunding by counties.
State enhanced 911 coordination office.
State enhanced 911 coordination officePublic education materials.
Enhanced 911 advisory committee (as amended by 2010 1st sp.s. c 7).
Enhanced 911 advisory committee (as amended by 2010 1st sp.s. c 19).
Enhanced 911 advisory committeeAnnual legislative update.
State enhanced 911 coordination office and advisory committeeUniform national standards.
Enhanced 911 account.
Priorities for enhanced 911 funding.
Emergency communications systems and informationImmunity from civil liability.
911 calls from radio communications and interconnected voice over internet protocol service companiesTechnical and operational standards.
Information in automatic number identification or automatic location identification database that is part of county enhanced 911 emergency communications systemOther information associated with county enhanced 911 emergency communications systemExemption from public inspection and copying.
Information from automatic number identification, automatic location identification database, or voluntarily submitted for inclusion in emergency notification systemExemption from public inspection and copying.
Short title.
Repeal and saving.
Transfer of powers, duties, and functions to state military department.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
Hazardous materials incidents, handling and liability: RCW 70.136.010 through 70.136.070.