Washington Leases and Rental Agreements Laws
|Code Section||49.60.010; 59.04.010, 020; 59.18.260, et seq.|
|Terms of Leases||When term of tenancy is indefinite, period becomes that on which rent is payable|
|Deposits||No limit on deposit, but no deposit may be collected unless rental agreement is in writing; interest on deposit not required; deposit must be returned within 14 days of termination|
|Discrimination||No discrimination on basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, age, or any sensory, mental, or physical handicap|
|Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?||No|
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