HOUSE BILL NO. 1497
State of Washington 51st Legislature 1989 Regular Session
By Representatives Sayan, R. King and Basich
Read first time 1/27/89 and referred to Committee on Fisheries & Wildlife.
AN ACT Relating to the removal of dead mammals from beaches; and adding a new section to chapter 77.12 RCW.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
NEW SECTION. Sec. 1. A new section is added to chapter 77.12 RCW to read as follows:
(1) The department of wildlife shall be responsible for removing dead mammals from the beaches in this state. The mammals shall be removed within forty-eight hours after the department is notified of the dead mammal's presence.