Chapter 35A.14 RCW

ANNEXATION BY CODE CITIES

Sections
Actions subject to review by boundary review board.
Annexations beyond urban growth areas prohibited.
Authority for annexation.
Election methodResolution for electionContents of resolution.
Election methodContents of petitionCertification by auditorApproval or rejection by legislative bodyCosts.
Election methodCreation of community municipal corporation.
Filing of petition as approved by city.
Election methodHearing by review boardNotice.
Decision of the county annexation review boardFilingDate for election.
Election methodNotice of election.
Election methodVote required for annexationProposition for assumption of indebtednessCertification.
Election methodVote required for annexation with assumption of indebtednessWithout assumption of indebtedness.
Election methodOrdinance providing for annexation, assumption of indebtedness.
Election methodEffective date of annexation.
Election method is alternative.
Direct petition methodNotice to legislative bodyMeetingAssumption of indebtednessProposed zoning regulationContents of petition.
Direct petition methodNotice of hearing.
Direct petition methodOrdinance providing for annexation.
Direct petition methodEffective date of annexation.
Annexation review boardComposition.
Time for filing nominationsVacancies.
Terms of members.
Organization of annexation review boardRulesJournalAuthority.
Determination by county annexation review boardFactors consideredFiling of findings and decision.
Court review of decisions of the county annexation review board.
When review procedure may be dispensed with.
Territory subject to annexation proposalWhen annexation by another city or incorporation allowed.
Annexation of unincorporated island of territory within code cityResolutionNotice of hearing.
Ordinance providing for annexation of unincorporated island of territoryReferendum.
Annexation of unincorporated island of territory within code cityReferendumEffective date if no referendum.
Annexation for municipal purposes.
Annexation of federal areas.
Annexation of federal areasProvisions of ordinanceAuthority over annexed territory.
Proposed zoning regulationPurposes of regulations and restrictions.
Notice and hearingFilings and recordings.
Ownership of assets of fire protection districtAssumption of responsibility of fire protectionWhen at least sixty percent of assessed valuation is annexed or incorporated in code city.
Ownership of assets of fire protection districtWhen less than sixty percent of assessed valuation is annexed or incorporated in code city.
When right-of-way may be includedUse of right-of-way line as corporate boundary.
Alternative direct petition methodNotice to legislative bodyMeetingAssumption of indebtednessProposed zoning regulationContents of petition.
Alternative direct petition methodNotice of hearing.
Alternative direct petition methodOrdinance providing for annexation.
Alternative direct petition methodEffective date of annexation.
Annexation of territory within urban growth areasInterlocal agreementPublic hearingOrdinance providing for annexation.
Annexation of territory within urban growth areasCounty may initiate process with other cities or townsInterlocal agreementPublic hearingOrdinanceReferendumElection, when necessary.
Annexation of territory within regional transit authorities.
Annexation of territory served by fire districtsInterlocal agreement process.
Annexation of fire districtsTransfer of employees.
Fire protection and safety in proposed annexed territoryReport request.
Annexation of territory used for an agricultural fair.
Outstanding indebtedness not affected.
Providing annexation information to public.
Determining population of annexed territoryCertificateAs basis for allocation of state fundsRevised certificate.
Taxes collected in annexed territoryNotification of annexation.
Cancellation, acquisition of franchise or permit for operation of public service business in territory annexedRegulation of solid waste collection.
Application of chapter to annexations involving water or sewer service.
NOTES:
Annexation of fire protection district territory: RCW 35.02.190 through 35.02.205.
Resolution initiating election may provide for inclusion of annexed area into community municipal corporation: RCW 35.13.015.
Water, sewer, or fire districts, annexation of: Chapter 35.13A RCW.