SENATE BILL 6224
State of Washington 52nd Legislature 1992 Regular Session
By Senators Madsen and Bauer
Read first time 01/22/92. Referred to Committee on Governmental Operations.
AN ACT Relating to licenses for private detective agencies; and adding a new section to chapter 18.165 RCW.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
NEW SECTION. Sec. 1. A new section is added to chapter 18.165 RCW to read as follows:
(1) The fee for a license issued to a private detective agency may not exceed twenty-five dollars if the agency employs fewer than two persons licensed under this chapter in a calendar year.
(2) If an agency meets the criteria set forth in subsection (1) of this section, no fee may be charged for a license issued to an individual under RCW 18.165.040 or 18.165.050, as long as: (a) The person is employed by the agency; (b) the person is employed by no other agency; and (c) the agency neither employs, nor regularly contracts with, another person licensed under this chapter.