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RCW 82.04.214

"Newspaper." (Effective until July 1, 2015.)

(1) "Newspaper" means:

     (a) A publication issued regularly at stated intervals at least twice a month and printed on newsprint in tabloid or broadsheet format folded loosely together without stapling, glue, or any other binding of any kind, including any supplement of a printed newspaper; and

     (b) An electronic version of a printed newspaper that:

     (i) Shares content with the printed newspaper; and

     (ii) Is prominently identified by the same name as the printed newspaper or otherwise conspicuously indicates that it is a complement to the printed newspaper.

     (2) For purposes of this section, "supplement" means a printed publication, including a magazine or advertising section, that is:

     (a) Labeled and identified as part of the printed newspaper; and

     (b) Circulated or distributed:

     (i) As an insert or attachment to the printed newspaper; or

     (ii) Separate and apart from the printed newspaper so long as the distribution is within the general circulation area of the newspaper.

[2012 2nd sp.s. c 6 § 601; 2008 c 273 § 1; 1994 c 22 § 1; 1993 sp.s. c 25 § 304.]

Notes:

     Reviser's note: Pursuant to RCW 43.135.041, chapter 6, Laws of 2012 2nd special session was subject to an advisory vote of the people in the November 2012 general election on whether the tax increase in such session law should be maintained or repealed. The advisory vote was in favor of repeal.

     Expiration date -- 2012 2nd sp.s. c 6 §§ 601 and 602: "Part VI of this act expires July 1, 2015." [2012 2nd sp.s. c 6 § 704.]

     Existing rights, liabilities, or obligations -- Effective dates -- Contingent effective dates -- 2012 2nd sp.s. c 6: See notes following RCW 82.04.29005.

     Effective date -- 2008 c 273: "This act takes effect July 1, 2008." [2008 c 273 § 2.]

     Retroactive application -- 1994 c 22: "This act shall apply retroactively to July 1, 1993." [1994 c 22 § 2.]

     Severability -- Effective dates--Part headings, captions not law--1993 sp.s. c 25: See notes following RCW 82.04.230.

     

RCW 82.04.214

"Newspaper." (Effective July 1, 2015.)

(1)(a) Until June 30, 2011, "newspaper" means:

     (i) A publication issued regularly at stated intervals at least twice a month and printed on newsprint in tabloid or broadsheet format folded loosely together without stapling, glue, or any other binding of any kind, including any supplement of a printed newspaper; and

     (ii) An electronic version of a printed newspaper that:

     (A) Shares content with the printed newspaper; and

     (B) Is prominently identified by the same name as the printed newspaper or otherwise conspicuously indicates that it is a complement to the printed newspaper.

     (b) For purposes of this section, "supplement" means a printed publication, including a magazine or advertising section, that is:

     (i) Labeled and identified as part of the printed newspaper; and

     (ii) Circulated or distributed:

     (A) As an insert or attachment to the printed newspaper; or

     (B) Separate and apart from the printed newspaper so long as the distribution is within the general circulation area of the newspaper.

     (2) Beginning July 1, 2011, "newspaper" means a publication issued regularly at stated intervals at least twice a month and printed on newsprint in tabloid or broadsheet format folded loosely together without stapling, glue, or any other binding of any kind, including any supplement of a printed newspaper as defined in subsection (1)(b) of this section.

[2008 c 273 § 1; 1994 c 22 § 1; 1993 sp.s. c 25 § 304.]

Notes:

     Effective date -- 2008 c 273: "This act takes effect July 1, 2008." [2008 c 273 § 2.]

     Retroactive application -- 1994 c 22: "This act shall apply retroactively to July 1, 1993." [1994 c 22 § 2.]

     Severability -- Effective dates--Part headings, captions not law--1993 sp.s. c 25: See notes following RCW 82.04.230.