ENGROSSED HOUSE BILL NO. 1768
AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE.
C 256 L 89
State of Washington 51st Legislature 1989 Regular Session
By Representatives Todd and Nutley; by request of Department of Community Development
Read first time 2/3/89 and referred to Committee on Housing. Referred 3/1/89 to Committee on Appropriations.
AN ACT Relating to state fees imposed on building permits; and amending RCW 19.27.085.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
Sec. 1. Section 4, chapter 360, Laws of 1985 and RCW 19.27.085 are each amended to read as follows:
(1) There is hereby created the building code council account in the state treasury. Moneys deposited into the account shall be used by the building code council, after appropriation, to perform the purposes of the council.
(2) All moneys collected under subsection (3) of this section shall be deposited into the building code council account. Every four years the state treasurer shall report to the legislature on the balances in the account so that the legislature may adjust the charges imposed under subsection (3) of this section.
(3) There is imposed a fee of ((
one dollar)) four
dollars and fifty cents on each building permit issued by a county or a
city, plus an additional surcharge of two dollars for each residential unit,
but not including the first unit, on each building containing more than one
residential unit. Quarterly each county and city shall remit moneys
collected under this section to the state treasury; however, no remittance is
required until a minimum of fifty dollars has accumulated pursuant to this
subsection. Passed the
House April 20, 1989.