Chapter 90.58 RCW

SHORELINE MANAGEMENT ACT OF 1971

Sections

90.58.010Short title.
90.58.020Legislative findingsState policy enunciatedUse preference.
90.58.030Definitions and concepts.
90.58.040Program applicable to shorelines of the state.
90.58.045Environmental excellence program agreementsEffect on chapter.
90.58.050Program as cooperative between local government and stateResponsibilities differentiated.
90.58.060Review and adoption of guidelinesPublic hearings, notice ofAmendments.
90.58.065Application of guidelines and master programs to agricultural activities.
90.58.070Local governments to submit letters of intentDepartment to act upon failure of local government.
90.58.080Timetable for local governments to develop or amend master programsReview of master programsGrants.
90.58.090Approval of master program or segments or amendmentsProcedureDepartmental alternatives when shorelines of statewide significanceLater adoption of master program supersedes departmental program.
90.58.100Programs as constituting use regulationsDuties when preparing programs and amendments theretoProgram contents.
90.58.110Development of program within two or more adjacent local government jurisdictionsDevelopment of program in segments, when.
90.58.120Adoption of rules, programs, etc., subject to RCW 34.05.310 through 34.05.395Public hearings, notice ofPublic inspection after approval or adoption.
90.58.130Involvement of all persons and entities having interest, means.
90.58.140Development permitsGrounds for grantingAdministration by local government, conditionsApplicationsNoticesRescissionApproval when permit for variance or conditional use.
90.58.143Time requirementsSubstantial development permits, variances, conditional use permits.
90.58.147Substantial development permitExemption for projects to improve fish or wildlife habitat or fish passage.
90.58.150Selective commercial timber cutting, when.
90.58.160Prohibition against surface drilling for oil or gas, where.
90.58.170Shorelines hearings boardEstablishedMembersChairQuorum for decisionExpenses of members.
90.58.175Rules and regulations.
90.58.180Review of granting, denying, or rescinding permits by shorelines hearings boardBoard to actLocal government appeals to boardGrounds for declaring rule, regulation, or guideline invalidAppeals to court.
90.58.185Appeals involving single-family residences, involving penalties of fifteen thousand dollars or less, or other designated casesComposition of boardRules to expedite appeals.
90.58.190Appeal of department's decision to adopt or amend a master program.
90.58.195Shoreline master plan reviewLocal governments with coastal waters or coastal shorelines.
90.58.200Rules and regulations.
90.58.210Court actions to ensure against conflicting uses and to enforceCivil penaltyReview.
90.58.220General penalty.
90.58.230Violators liable for damages resulting from violationAttorney's fees and costs.
90.58.240Additional authority granted department and local governments.
90.58.250IntentDepartment to cooperate with local governmentsGrants for development of master programs.
90.58.260State to represent its interest before federal agencies, interstate agencies and courts.
90.58.270Nonapplication to certain structures, docks, developments, etc., placed in navigable watersNonapplication to certain rights of action, authorityFloating homes and floating on-water residences must be classified as a conforming preferred use.
90.58.280Application to all state agencies, counties, public and municipal corporations.
90.58.290Restrictions as affecting fair market value of property.
90.58.300Department as regulating state agencySpecial authority.
90.58.310Designation of shorelines of statewide significance by legislatureRecommendation by director, procedure.
90.58.320Height limitation respecting permits.
90.58.340Use policies for land adjacent to shorelines, development of.
90.58.350Nonapplication to treaty rights.
90.58.355Persons, projects, and activities not required to obtain certain permits, variances, letters of exemption, or other local review.
90.58.356Projects and activities not required to obtain certain permits, variances, letters of exemption, or other local reviewWritten notice, when required.
90.58.360Existing requirements for permits, certificates, etc., not obviated.
90.58.370Processing of permits or authorizations for emergency water withdrawal and facilities to be expedited.
90.58.380Adoption of wetland manual.
90.58.515Watershed restoration projectsExemption.
90.58.550Oil or natural gas exploration in marine watersDefinitionsApplication for permitRequirementsReviewEnforcement.
90.58.560Oil or natural gas explorationViolations of RCW 90.58.550PenaltyAppeal.
90.58.570Consultation before responding to federal coastal zone management certificates.
90.58.580Shoreline restoration projectsRelief from shoreline master program development standards and use regulations.
90.58.590Local governments authorized to adopt moratoriaRequirementsPublic hearing.
90.58.600Conformance with chapter 43.97 RCW required.
90.58.610Relationship between shoreline master programs and development regulations under growth management act governed by RCW 36.70A.480.
90.58.620New or amended master programsAuthorized provisions.
90.58.900Liberal construction1971 ex.s. c 286.
90.58.920Effective date1971 ex.s. c 286.

NOTES:

Marine oil pollutionBaseline study program: RCW 43.21A.405 through 43.21A.420.
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