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Chapter 21.30 RCW


Transactions involving commodity contract or optionProhibitionExceptions.
Transactions conducted by certain persons exempt from prohibition under RCW 21.30.020.
Transactions and contracts exempt from prohibition under RCW 21.30.020Rules.
Commodity merchantsPlace for trading commodity contract or optionRequirements.
Prohibited practices.
Responsibility for acts or omissionsLiabilityBurden of proof.
Offers to sell or buy in this stateApplication of RCW 21.30.020, 21.30.050, and 21.30.060.
When publications or electronic communications not deemed offers to sell or buy in this state.
InvestigationsStatementsPublication of information.
Subpoena authorityApplicationContentsNoticeFees.
InvestigationsEvidenceSubpoenasCourt orders of compliance.
ViolationsDirector's authorityCourt actionsPenalties.
ViolationsCourt-ordered remediesPenaltiesBond by director not required.
Willful violationsPenaltyLimitation on actions.
No liability under chapter for act in good faith.
Unlawful use or disclosure of information.
InformationAvailability to publicExceptions.
Cooperation with other agencies or organizations.
Consent for service of processService, how made.
Administrative proceedingsSummary orderNoticeHearingFinal order.
Application of chapter 34.05 RCW, the administrative procedure act.
Pleading exemptions or exceptionsBurden of proof.
Application for licensing.
Expiration of licensesAuthority under commodity sales representative licenseNotification of changes.
Multiple licenses, when permitted.
Classification of licensesLimitations and conditions of licenses.
Annual report and fee.
Minimum net capital and fidelity bond requirements.
Financial and other reports.
Correcting amendments of information in application or financial and other reportsException.
Examination of recordsCopiesFees.
Denial, suspension, revocation, or limitation of licenseGrounds.
ViolationsProsecuting attorney may bring criminal proceedings.
Penalties in chapter nonexclusive.
Administration of chapter under director of financial institutions.
AdministratorAppointmentDelegation of dutiesTerm.
Director's powers and dutiesRules, forms, and ordersFees.
Securities laws not affected.
Construction and purpose.
Severability1986 c 14.
Effective date1986 c 14.
Reviser's note: Powers, duties, and functions of the department of licensing relating to chapter 21.30 RCW were transferred to the department of financial institutions by 1993 c 472, effective October 1, 1993. See RCW 43.320.011.
Agricultural commodities: Chapter 22.09 RCW.