Chapter 59.12 RCW

FORCIBLE ENTRY AND FORCIBLE AND UNLAWFUL DETAINER

Sections
Forcible entry defined.
Forcible detainer defined.
Unlawful detainer defined.
Unlawful detainer actionCompliance with RCW 61.24.040 and 61.24.060.
Holding over on agricultural land, effect of.
Service of noticeProof of service.
Jurisdiction of proceedings.
Parties defendant.
ComplaintSummons.
SummonsContentsService.
Alternative service of summonsLimitation on jurisdiction.
Writ of restitutionBond.
Service of writBond to stay writ.
Modification of bond.
Judgment by default.
Pleading by defendant.
JuryActions given preference.
Proof in forcible entry and detainer.
Amendment to conform to proof.
Amendments.
JudgmentExecution.
Rules of practice.
Relief against forfeiture.
Appellate reviewStay bond.
Effect of stay bond.
Writ of restitution suspended pending appeal.
Forcible entry and detainerPenalty.
NOTES:
Joint tenancies: Chapter 64.28 RCW.
Tenant's violation of duty under landlord-tenant act grounds for unlawful detainer action: RCW 59.18.180.