The board will conduct an investigation of all applicants' liquor law or rule administrative violation history. The board will not normally issue a liquor license to a person, or to an entity with a true party of interest, who has the following violation history; or to any person who has demonstrated a pattern of disregard for laws or rules.
|Violation Type (see WAC 314-29-020 through314-29-035 ) ||Period of Consideration |
|Three or more public safety violations, |
Four or more conduct violations, or
Five or more regulatory violations.
|Violations issued within two years of the date the application is received by the board's licensing and regulation division. |
Violations issued within the last two years the true party(ies) of interest were licensed.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 66.08.030, 66.24.010, 66.24.015, and 66.24.025. 05-07-012, § 314-07-045, filed 3/4/05, effective 4/4/05.]