§ 50A.50.010 Generally
§ 50A.50.020 Assessments
§ 50A.50.030 Benefit redeterminations
§ 50A.50.040 When deemed filed and received
§ 50A.50.050 Assessments–Procedure
§ 50A.50.060 Benefits–Procedure
§ 50A.50.070 Hearing procedures
§ 50A.50.080 Commissioner review–Initiation
§ 50A.50.090 Commissioner review–Procedure
§ 50A.50.100 Commissioner review–When final–Commissioner as party
§ 50A.50.110 Applicability of findings, determinations, etc. to other actions
§ 50A.50.120 Waiver of time limitations
§ 50A.50.130 Judicial review
§ 50A.50.140 Judicial review–Procedure
§ 50A.50.150 Judicial review–Bond–Stay
§ 50A.50.160 Judicial review–Interstate petitions
§ 50A.50.170 Fees
§ 50A.50.180 Attorneys’ fees–Court
§ 50A.50.190 Commissioner’s expenses
§ 50A.50.200 Remedies exclusive

Terms Used In Washington Code > Chapter 50A.50 - Appeals

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.