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RCW 46.64.025

Failure to appear—Notice to department.

Whenever any person served with a traffic citation or a traffic-related criminal complaint willfully fails to appear at a requested hearing for a moving violation or fails to comply with the terms of a notice of traffic citation for a moving violation or a traffic-related criminal complaint, the court in which the defendant failed to appear shall promptly give notice of such fact to the department of licensing. Whenever thereafter the case in which the defendant failed to appear is adjudicated, the court hearing the case shall promptly file with the department a certificate showing that the case has been adjudicated. For the purposes of this section, "moving violation" is defined by rule pursuant to RCW 46.20.2891.
NOTES:
Effective dateContingency2012 c 82: See note following RCW 46.63.110.
PurposeConstruction1965 ex.s. c 121: See note following RCW 46.20.021.