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Statutes > Washington > Title-59 > 59-20

59.20.010 – Short title.
59.20.020 – Rights and remedies — Obligation of good faith required.
59.20.030 – Definitions.
59.20.040 – Chapter applies to rental agreements regarding mobile home lots, cooperatives, or subdivisions — Applicability of and construction with provisions of chapters 59.12 and 59.18 RCW.
59.20.045 – Enforceability of rules against a tenant.
59.20.050 – Written rental agreement for term of one year or more required — Waiver — Exceptions — Application of section.
59.20.060 – Rental agreements — Required contents — Prohibited provisions.
59.20.070 – Prohibited acts by landlord.
59.20.073 – Transfer of rental agreements.
59.20.074 – Rent — Liability of secured party with right to possession.
59.20.075 – Presumption of reprisal or retaliatory action.
59.20.080 – Grounds for termination of tenancy or occupancy or failure to renew a tenancy or occupancy — Notice — Mediation.
59.20.090 – Term of rental agreements — Renewal — Nonrenewal — Termination — Armed forces exception — Notices.
59.20.100 – Improvements.
59.20.110 – Attorney's fees and costs.
59.20.120 – Venue.
59.20.130 – Duties of landlord.
59.20.135 – Maintenance of permanent structures — Findings and declarations — Definition.
59.20.140 – Duties of tenant.
59.20.145 – Live-in care provider — Not a tenant — Agreements — Guest fee.
59.20.150 – Service of notice on landlord or tenant.
59.20.155 – Seizure of illegal drugs — Notification of landlord.
59.20.160 – Moneys paid as deposit or security for performance by tenant — Written rental agreement to specify terms and conditions for retention by landlord.
59.20.170 – Moneys paid as deposit or security for performance by tenant — Deposit by landlord in trust account — Receipt — Claims.
59.20.180 – Moneys paid as deposit or security for performance by tenant — Statement and notice of basis for retention.
59.20.190 – Health and sanitation standards — Penalties.
59.20.200 – Landlord — Failure to carry out duties — Notice from tenant — Time limits for landlord's remedial action.
59.20.210 – Landlord — Failure to carry out duties — Repairs effected by tenant — Bids — Notice — Deduction of cost from rent — Limitations.
59.20.220 – Landlord — Failure to carry out duties — Judgment by court or arbitrator for diminished rental value and repair costs — Enforcement of judgment — Reduction in rent.
59.20.230 – Defective condition — Unfeasible to remedy defect — Termination of tenancy.
59.20.240 – Payment of rent condition to exercising remedies.
59.20.250 – Mediation of disputes by independent third party.
59.20.260 – Arbitration — Authorized — Selection of arbitrator — Procedure.
59.20.270 – Arbitration — Application — Hearings — Decisions.
59.20.280 – Arbitration — Fee.
59.20.290 – Arbitration — Completion of arbitration after giving notice.
59.20.300 – Manufactured/mobile home communities — Notice of sale.
59.20.305 – Manufactured/mobile home communities — Good faith negotiations.
59.20.900 – Severability — 1977 ex.s. c 279.
59.20.901 – Effective date — 1999 c 359.
59.20.902 – Construction — Chapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships — 2009 c 521.