SUBSTITUTE HOUSE BILL NO. 2854
AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE
C 279 L 90
State of Washington 51st Legislature 1990 Regular Session
By House Committee on Local Government (originally sponsored by Representative Cooper)
Read first time 2/2/90.
AN ACT Relating to solid waste facilities and services procurement by counties with a population over one hundred thousand; creating a new section; and declaring an emergency.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
NEW SECTION. Sec. 1. Section 19, chapter 282, Laws of 1986, codified as RCW 36.58.090, established an alternate procedure by which a county was authorized to procure systems and plants for solid waste handling and to contract with private vendors for the design, construction, or operation thereof. Any county with a population of over one hundred thousand that, prior to the effective date of chapter 399, Laws of 1989, complied with the requirements of either (1) section 10 (3), (4), and (5), chapter 399, Laws of 1989, or (2) section 19(3), chapter 282, Laws of 1986, shall be deemed to have complied with the requirements of section 19(3), chapter 282, Laws of 1986.
NEW SECTION. Sec. 2. This act is necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, or safety, or support of the state government and its existing public institutions, and shall take effect immediately. Passed the House March 5, 1990.