§ 16.57.010 Definitions.
§ 16.57.015 Livestock identification advisory committee — Rule review — Fee setting.
§ 16.57.020 Livestock brands — Director is the recorder — Recording fee.
§ 16.57.023 Permanent renewal of brands — Heritage brands — Fees.
§ 16.57.025 Livestock inspection — Licensed and accredited veterinarians — Fees.
§ 16.57.030 Tattoo brands and marks not recordable.
§ 16.57.040 Production record brands.
§ 16.57.050 Use of unrecorded brand prohibited — Exception.
§ 16.57.060 Brands similar to governmental brands not to be recorded.
§ 16.57.070 Conflicting claims to brand.
§ 16.57.080 Renewal of recorded brands — Schedule — Fee — Failure to pay.
§ 16.57.090 Brand is personal property — Instruments affecting title, recording, effect — Fee — Nonliability of director for agents.
§ 16.57.100 Right to use brand — Brand as evidence of title.
§ 16.57.105 Preemptory right to use brand.
§ 16.57.110 Size and characteristics of brand.
§ 16.57.120 Removal or alteration of brand — Penalty.
§ 16.57.130 Similar brands not to be recorded.
§ 16.57.140 Certified copy of record of brand — Fee.
§ 16.57.150 Brand book — Contents — Costs.
§ 16.57.153 Administration of brands — Rules.
§ 16.57.160 Cattle or horses — Rules — Mandatory inspection points — Self-inspection certificates — Dairy cattle identification tags — Fees.
§ 16.57.165 Agreements with others to perform livestock inspection.
§ 16.57.170 Inspection of livestock, hides, records.
§ 16.57.180 Search warrants.
§ 16.57.200 Duty of owner or agent — Livestock inspection.
§ 16.57.210 Arrest without warrant.
§ 16.57.220 Livestock inspection — Fee schedule — Certificates.
§ 16.57.223 Payment of inspection fee — Due at inspection — Lien — Late fee.
§ 16.57.230 Charges for livestock inspection — Actual inspection required.
§ 16.57.240 Certificates of permit, inspection, self-inspection.
§ 16.57.243 Moving or transporting cattle — Certificate or proof of ownership must accompany — Exceptions.
§ 16.57.245 Authority to stop vehicles carrying cattle or horses.
§ 16.57.260 Removal of cattle or horses from state — Inspection certificate required.
§ 16.57.267 Failure to present animal for inspection.
§ 16.57.270 Unlawful to refuse assistance in establishing identity and ownership of livestock.
§ 16.57.275 Transporting cattle carcass or primal part — Certificate of permit required.
§ 16.57.277 Custom slaughter beef tags — Fee — Rules.
§ 16.57.280 Possession of cattle or horse marked with another’s brand — Penalty.
§ 16.57.290 Impounding cattle and horses — No certificate or proof of ownership when offered for sale — Disposition.
§ 16.57.300 Proceeds from sale of impounded cattle and horses — Paid to director.
§ 16.57.310 Notice of sale — Claim on proceeds.
§ 16.57.320 Disposition of proceeds of sale when no proof of ownership — Penalty for accepting proceeds after sale, barter, trade.
§ 16.57.330 Disposition of proceeds of sale — No claim made — No proof of ownership provided.
§ 16.57.340 Reciprocal agreements — When livestock from another state an estray, sale.
§ 16.57.350 Rules — Enforcement of chapter.
§ 16.57.353 Rules — Compliance with federal requirements.
§ 16.57.360 Civil infractions — Time and mileage fee.
§ 16.57.370 Disposition of fees.
§ 16.57.400 Horse and cattle identification — Inspection when consigned for sale.
§ 16.57.405 Microchip in a horse — Removal with intent to defraud — Gross misdemeanor.
§ 16.57.407 Microchip in a horse — Authority to investigate removal.
§ 16.57.410 Horses — Registering agencies — Permit required — Fee — Records — Identification symbol inspections — Rules.
§ 16.57.420 Ratite identification.
§ 16.57.430 Replacement copies of brand inspection documents — Rules — Fees.
§ 16.57.440 Unlawful transport or delivery of cattle or horses.
§ 16.57.450 Electronic cattle transaction reporting system — License — Fee — Report to the legislature — Adoption of rules.
§ 16.57.902 Effective dates — 2003 c 326.

Terms Used In Washington Code > Chapter 16.57

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may be construed to include the United States, this state, or any state or territory, or any public or private corporation or limited liability company, as well as an individual. See Washington Code 1.16.080
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.