Chapter 41.08 RCW

CIVIL SERVICE FOR CITY FIREFIGHTERS

Sections
Application of chapter.
Excluded citiesRepeal of local lawEffect.
Civil service commission createdAppointmentTermsRemovalQuorum.
Organization of commissionSecretaryPowers and duties of commission.
Persons includedCompetitive examinationsTransfers, discharges, and reinstatements.
Existing firefighters blanketed under civil service.
Qualifications of applicants.
Residency as condition of employmentDiscrimination because of lack of residencyProhibited.
Tenure of employmentGrounds for discharge, reduction, or deprivation of privileges.
Procedure for removal, suspension, demotion or dischargeInvestigationHearingAppeal.
Filling of vacanciesProbationary period.
Power to create offices, make appointments and fix salaries not infringed.
Approval of payrolls.
Leaves of absenceNoticeFilling vacancy.
Enforcement by civil actionLegal counsel.
Deceptive practices, false marks, etc., prohibited.
Political contributions and servicesNot requiredSolicitation and coercion prohibited.
Local legislation requiredPenalty.
Office and supplies to be furnishedPenalty for not providing.
Time limit for creation of commissionPenalty.
Duty of commission to organize and functionPenalty for violation.
Cooperation of city officers and employees enjoined.
Appropriation for expenses.
PenaltyJurisdiction.
Definitions.
Repeal.
NOTES:
Civil service for employees of fire protection districts: RCW 52.30.040.
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