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Chapter 58.17 RCW


Subdivisions to comply with chapter, local regulations.
Proposed division of landConsideration of application for preliminary plat or short plat approvalRequirements defined by local ordinance.
Alternative method of land divisionBinding site plans.
Chapter inapplicable, when.
Assessors platCompliance.
Short plats and short subdivisionsSummary approvalRegulationsRequirements.
Short plats and short subdivisionsFiling.
Preliminary plat of subdivisions and dedicationsSubmission for approvalProcedure.
Filing of preliminary platNotice.
Notice of public hearing.
Public noticeIdentification of affected property.
Ordinance may authorize administrative review of preliminary plat without public hearing.
Review of preliminary plats by planning commission or agencyRecommendationChange by legislative bodyProcedureApproval.
Approval or disapproval of subdivision and dedicationFactors to be consideredConditions for approvalFindingRelease from damages.
Disapproval due to flood, inundation or swamp conditionsImprovementsApproval conditions.
Bond in lieu of actual construction of improvements prior to approval of final platBond or security to assure successful operation of improvements.
Time limitation for approval or disapproval of platsExtensions.
Recommendations of certain agencies to accompany plats submitted for final approval.
Short subdivision adjacent to state highwayNotice to department of transportation.
Requirements for each plat or replat filed for record.
Certificate giving description and statement of owners must accompany final platDedication, certificate requirements if plat containsWaiver.
Written approval of subdivisionOriginal of final plat to be filedCopiesPeriods of validity, governance.
Review of decision.
Approval of plat required before filingProcedure when unapproved plat filed.
Approval of plat or short platWritten finding of conformity with applicable land use controls.
Injunctive action to restrain subdivision, sale, transfer of land where final plat not filed.
Agreements to transfer land conditioned on final plat approvalAuthorized.
Building, septic tank or other development permits not to be issued for land divided in violation of chapter or regulationsExceptionsDamagesRescission by purchaser.
Vacation of subdivisionProcedure.
Alteration of subdivisionProcedure.
Alteration or vacation of subdivisionConduct of hearing.
Alteration of subdivisionEasements by dedication.
Violation of court order or injunctionPenalty.
Easement over public open spaceMay be exempt from RCW 58.17.215HearingNotice.
Assurance of discontinuance of violations.
Permanent control monuments.
Survey of subdivision and preparation of plat.
Survey discrepancyDisclosure.
Joint committeeMembersRecommendations for surveys, monumentation and plat drawings.
Proposals to adopt, amend, or repeal local ordinancesAdvance notice.
Naming and numbering of short subdivisions, subdivisions, streets, lots and blocks.
Copy of plat as evidence.
Application for approval of plat within irrigation districtApproval without provision for irrigation prohibited.
Compliance with chapter and local regulationsEnforcement.
Hearing examiner systemAdoption authorizedProceduresDecisions.
Validation of existing ordinances and resolutions.
Severability1969 ex.s. c 271.
Effective date and application of 1974 ex.s. c 134.
Fees for filing subdivision plats and short plats: RCW 58.24.070.