Chapter 47.60 RCW



HTMLPDF 47.60.005Definitions.
HTMLPDF 47.60.010Ferry system, toll bridges, and facilities authorizedPower to contract, sell, and lease back.
HTMLPDF 47.60.013Emergency powers of governor to insure continued operation of ferry and toll bridge systemCost reimbursement.
HTMLPDF 47.60.015"Washington State Ferries"Name authorized.
HTMLPDF 47.60.017State ferry system a public mass transportation system.
HTMLPDF 47.60.020Eminent domainCondemnation proceedings.
HTMLPDF 47.60.030Existing contractsPrior negotiations and bids validated.
HTMLPDF 47.60.040Survey by department.
HTMLPDF 47.60.050Improvement of facilitiesFinancing.
HTMLPDF 47.60.060Revenue bonds authorizedIssuanceConditionsNegotiabilityInterim bonds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.080Determining amount of bonds to be issued.
HTMLPDF 47.60.090Sale of bondsDeposit, disbursement of proceeds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.100Bonds are legal investment for state moneys.
HTMLPDF 47.60.110Bondholders may compel performance.
HTMLPDF 47.60.113Refunding bondsAuthorizationAmountInterestConditions.
HTMLPDF 47.60.114Refunding bondsPayable from revenues.
HTMLPDF 47.60.115Refunding bondsDispositionLaws applicable.
HTMLPDF 47.60.120Other crossingsInfringement of existing franchisesWaivers (as amended by 2003 c 83).
HTMLPDF 47.60.120Other crossingsInfringement of existing franchisesWaivers (as amended by 2003 c 373).
HTMLPDF 47.60.122Ferries, terminal facilitiesInterim revenue warrants authorized.
HTMLPDF 47.60.124Revenue refunding bonds to redeem interim warrants.
HTMLPDF 47.60.126Interim warrants and refunding bondsLaws applicable.
HTMLPDF 47.60.130Unit or combined operationContinuous projectRental, charter, lease of system propertySale of unneeded property.
HTMLPDF 47.60.135Charter of state ferriesHazardous materials.
HTMLPDF 47.60.140System as self-liquidating undertakingPowers of departmentConcessions.
HTMLPDF 47.60.145Historic ferriesAcquisition by qualified persons or organizations.
HTMLPDF 47.60.170Ferries revolving fundDeposit of excess funds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.200Consent to liability not general liability of state.
HTMLPDF 47.60.210Seamen may sue for injuriesVenue.
HTMLPDF 47.60.220Department as common carrierRights and liabilities.
HTMLPDF 47.60.230Liability for damages as to persons or property.
HTMLPDF 47.60.240Liability to persons other than shippers or passengersLimitation.
HTMLPDF 47.60.250Claim for damagesFilingContentsTime limitations.
HTMLPDF 47.60.260Payment of claims.
HTMLPDF 47.60.270Venue of actionsEnforcement of judgment.
HTMLPDF 47.60.275Local law enforcement officers on ferries and terminals.
HTMLPDF 47.60.280Ferry serviceLummi Island to Orcas IslandLimitation on operation.
HTMLPDF 47.60.282Ferry service between Port Townsend and KeystoneOperation authorized, when.
HTMLPDF 47.60.283Ferry service between Port Townsend and KeystonePurpose.
HTMLPDF 47.60.286Ferry user data survey.
HTMLPDF 47.60.290State ferriesReview of fares and pricing policiesProposals.
HTMLPDF 47.60.300State ferriesScope of reviewPeriodic reviews required.
HTMLPDF 47.60.310State ferriesLocal expressionsFerry advisory committees.
HTMLPDF 47.60.315Fares and pricing policiesAdoption scheduleRevenuesVessel replacement surcharges.
HTMLPDF 47.60.322Capital vessel replacement accountTransfer prohibition, authorization.
HTMLPDF 47.60.327Operational strategies for asset utilization.
HTMLPDF 47.60.330Public participationLegislative approval.
HTMLPDF 47.60.335Appropriation limitationsCapital program cost allocation.
HTMLPDF 47.60.340Vessel maintenance and preservation programReport.
HTMLPDF 47.60.345Life-cycle cost model on capital assets.
HTMLPDF 47.60.355Terminal and vessel preservation funding requestsPredesign study.
HTMLPDF 47.60.365Terminal and vessel design standards.
HTMLPDF 47.60.375Capital plan.
HTMLPDF 47.60.377Vessel rebuild and replacement plan.
HTMLPDF 47.60.385Terminal improvement, vessel improvement, and vessel acquisition project funding requestsPredesign studyPrioritization.
HTMLPDF 47.60.386Additional requirements for vessel improvement and vessel acquisition funding requests.
HTMLPDF 47.60.400Refunding bonds authorized, 1961 Act.
HTMLPDF 47.60.420Additional revenue bonds, refunding bonds, authorized, 1961 ActPrior charge against Puget Sound capital construction account if ferry system revenues insufficient.
HTMLPDF 47.60.430Additional revenue bonds, refunding bonds, authorized, 1961 ActAgreement to continue imposition of certain taxes.
HTMLPDF 47.60.440Additional revenue bonds, refunding bonds, authorized, 1961 ActFerry system a revenue-producing undertakingDebt serviceTolls on ferry system and Hood Canal bridge.
HTMLPDF 47.60.500Acquisition of additional ferriesLegislative findingDepartment authority.
HTMLPDF 47.60.505Puget Sound capital construction accountCreatedUse.
HTMLPDF 47.60.530Puget Sound ferry operations account.
HTMLPDF 47.60.550Parking or holding area for ferry patrons in conjunction with municipal off-street parking facilities.
HTMLPDF 47.60.560General obligation bondsFerriesAuthorizedPurposesPassenger-only vesselsIssuance, sale, and retirement.
HTMLPDF 47.60.570Disposition of proceeds from sale of bonds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.580BondsTermsPrincipal and interest payable from proceeds of state excise taxes on motor vehicle and special fuels.
HTMLPDF 47.60.590Repayment of bondsFund sources.
HTMLPDF 47.60.600BondsPowers and duties of state finance committee.
HTMLPDF 47.60.610Excess repayment fundsDisposition.
HTMLPDF 47.60.620Reimbursements and transfers of funds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.630Bonds legal investment for public funds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.640BondsEqual charge against revenues from motor vehicle and special fuel excise taxes.
HTMLPDF 47.60.656Passenger-only ferry serviceConveyance of vessels authorized.
HTMLPDF 47.60.662Ferry system collaboration with passenger-only ferry service providers.
HTMLPDF 47.60.680Prequalification of contractors required.
HTMLPDF 47.60.690Qualifications of contractorRules to assure.
HTMLPDF 47.60.700Application for prequalificationForm.
HTMLPDF 47.60.710Department authority to obtain information.
HTMLPDF 47.60.720Additional investigationTerms of prequalificationNotice of nonqualification.
HTMLPDF 47.60.730Renewal of prequalificationNonrenewal or revocation, notice.
HTMLPDF 47.60.740Rejection of bid despite prequalificationUnqualified bidder.
HTMLPDF 47.60.750Appeal of refusal, modification, or revocation of prequalification.
HTMLPDF 47.60.760Financial information regarding qualifying not public.
HTMLPDF 47.60.800General obligation bonds1992 issuePurposeIssuance and sale.
HTMLPDF 47.60.802Bonds1992 issueSupervision of sale by state finance committeeOption of short-term obligations.
HTMLPDF 47.60.804Bonds1992 issueUse of proceeds.
HTMLPDF 47.60.806Bonds1992 issuePayment of principal and interest from pledged excise taxes.
HTMLPDF 47.60.808Bonds1992 issuePayment from ferry bond retirement fund.
HTMLPDF 47.60.810Design-build ferriesIndependent owner's representativePhases definedDepartment may modify certain existing option contracts.
HTMLPDF 47.60.812Design-build ferriesNotice of request for proposals.
HTMLPDF 47.60.814Design-build ferriesIssuance of request for proposals.
HTMLPDF 47.60.815Design-build ferriesCost-benefit analysisEngineer's estimateSubsequent request for proposals, when required.
HTMLPDF 47.60.816Design-build ferriesPhase one.
HTMLPDF 47.60.818Design-build ferriesPhase two.
HTMLPDF 47.60.820Design-build ferriesPhase three.
HTMLPDF 47.60.822Design-build ferriesNotice to proposers not selectedAppeal.
HTMLPDF 47.60.824Design-build ferriesSingle best-qualified proposerIncentivesProposal negotiationsCompensation.
HTMLPDF 47.60.8241FindingsSingle proposal process for new ferry vessel construction.
HTMLPDF 47.60.826Design-build ferriesHybrid diesel-electric ferry vesselsContract requirementsThird-party experts.
HTMLPDF 47.60.830Ferry system operationFuel purchasing strategiesReport.
HTMLPDF 47.60.835Small business enterprise enforceable goals program.
HTMLPDF 47.60.838Vessel and terminal electrification program.
HTMLPDF 47.60.840Annual fare policy.
HTMLPDF 47.60.850Implementation of workforce planning recommendationsAdoption of formal strategyAnnual employee surveyWorkforce development and career advancementInstructionEvaluation of management practicesReport of staffing.


Bridges across navigable waters: RCW 79.110.110 through 79.110.140.
Credit permits for vehicular passage: RCW 47.56.247, 47.56.248.
Sale, lease of unneeded toll facility, ferry system propertyFranchises for utility, railway purposes: RCW 47.56.253 through 47.56.257.
Traffic violations and unlawful acts on toll facility or ferry: RCW 46.61.690.