Chapter 49.46 RCW


(Formerly: Minimum wage act)


HTMLPDF 49.46.005Declaration of necessity and police powerConformity to modern fair labor standards.
HTMLPDF 49.46.010Definitions.
HTMLPDF 49.46.020Minimum hourly wagePaid sick leave.
HTMLPDF 49.46.040InvestigationServices of federal agenciesEmployer's recordsIndustrial homework.
HTMLPDF 49.46.060Exceptions for learners, apprentices, messengers, persons with disabilities.
HTMLPDF 49.46.065Individual volunteering labor to state or local governmental agencyAmount reimbursed for expenses or received as nominal compensation not deemed salary for rendering services or affecting public retirement rights.
HTMLPDF 49.46.070Records of employerContentsInspectionSworn statementApplicability.
HTMLPDF 49.46.080New or modified regulationsJudicial reviewStay.
HTMLPDF 49.46.090Payment of amounts less than chapter requirementsEmployer's liabilityAssignment of claim.
HTMLPDF 49.46.100Prohibited acts of employerPenalty.
HTMLPDF 49.46.110Collective bargaining not impaired.
HTMLPDF 49.46.120Chapter establishes minimum standards and is supplementary to other lawsMore favorable standards unaffected.
HTMLPDF 49.46.130Minimum rate of compensation for employment in excess of forty hour workweekExceptions.
HTMLPDF 49.46.140Notification of employers.
HTMLPDF 49.46.160Automatic service charges.
HTMLPDF 49.46.170Employment of individuals with disabilities at less than the minimum wageState agencies prohibited.
HTMLPDF 49.46.180Paid sick leaveConstruction workers covered by a collective bargaining agreement excluded.
HTMLPDF 49.46.200Paid sick leave.
HTMLPDF 49.46.210Paid sick leaveAuthorized purposesLimitations.
HTMLPDF 49.46.300Transportation network companiesDefinitionsDriver compensationNotice of rightsElectronic receiptsWeekly notice, trip informationTrip feeDriver resource centerRules.
HTMLPDF 49.46.310Transportation network companiesDriver resource center fundSelection of driver resource centerIntent.
HTMLPDF 49.46.320Transportation network companiesDepartment investigation of compensation-related complaintsPenaltiesAppealsOrdersPrivate right of action.
HTMLPDF 49.46.330Transportation network companiesDepartment investigation of noncompensation requirementsPenaltiesAppealsOrders.
HTMLPDF 49.46.340Transportation network companiesUnlawful practicesRetaliationPenaltiesRequest for reconsiderationAppeals.
HTMLPDF 49.46.350Transportation network companiesPaid sick timeDepartment investigationNotice of assessmentRules.
HTMLPDF 49.46.360Adult entertainment establishmentsAge restrictionsFeesTipsNotice of reason for terminationEnforcementDefinitions.
HTMLPDF 49.46.800Rights and remediesLong-term care individual providers covered under this chapterDefinitionsCompensable hours.
HTMLPDF 49.46.810Adoption, implementation of rules.
HTMLPDF 49.46.820Chapter 2, Laws of 2017 to be liberally construedLocal jurisdictions may adopt more favorable labor standards.
HTMLPDF 49.46.830Chapter 2, Laws of 2017 subject to investigation and recordkeeping provisions.
HTMLPDF 49.46.910Short title.
HTMLPDF 49.46.920Effective date1975 1st ex.s. c 289.


Enforcement of wage claims: RCW 49.48.040.