Chapter 46.12 RCW

CERTIFICATES OF TITLE

Sections
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Certificate required to operate and sell vehicleManufacturer or dealer testingSecurity interest, how perfected.
ApplicationContentsExamination of vehicle.
Issuance of certificatesContents.
Refusal or cancellation of certificateNoticePenalty for subsequent operationAppeals.
Quick titleApplication requirementsLimitationSubagents.
Inspection by state patrol or other authorized inspector.
Stolen vehicle check.
Duplicate for lost, stolen, mutilated, etc. certificate.
Procedure on installation of new or different motorPenalty.
Destruction of vehicleSurrender of certificate, penaltyReport of settlement by insurance companyMarket value threshold.
Contaminated vehicles.
Legal owner not liable for acts of registered owner.
Lists of registered and legal owners of vehicles and vesselsFurnished for certain purposesContract, contentsFeesPenalty for unauthorized useDefinition.
Disclosure of names and addresses of individual vehicle and vessel owners.
Disclosure violations, penalties.
VEHICLE SALES, TRANSFERS, AND SECURITY INTERESTS
Releasing interestReports of saleTransfer of ownershipRequirementsPenalty, exceptions.
Fraudulent report of sale filedProcedure.
Release of owner from liability.
Transitional ownership record.
Odometer disclosure statement requiredExemptions.
Assigned certificates of title filedTransfer of interest in vehicle.
Perfection of security interestProcedure.
Ownership in doubtProcedure.
SPECIFIC VEHICLES
Campers.
Custom vehicles.
Kit vehicles.
Manufactured homes.
Street rod vehicles.
SERIAL NUMBERS
Buying, selling, etc. with numbers removed, altered, etc.Penalty.
Seizure and impoundmentNotice to interested personsRelease to owner.
Disposition authorized, when.
HearingAppealRemoval to courtRelease after ruling.
Release without hearing.
Assignment of new number.
VIOLATIONS
Penalty for false statements, illegal transfers, alterations, or forgeriesException.
Ownership of motor vehicle by person under eighteen prohibitedException.
NOTES:
Classification of manufactured homes: Chapter 65.20 RCW.
Hulk haulers and scrap processors: Chapter 46.79 RCW.