City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

***Note: Many local criminal codes can now be located under Chapter 10.60 SMC while others are now cited under the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), which was incorporated into the municipal code in 2022. (See SMC 10.58.010). Code Enforcement, including Noise Control and Animal Regulations are located in Chapters 10.62 through 10.74.

Title 01
Chapter 01.02
Section 01.02.030

Title 01 General Provisions

Chapter 01.02 General Provisions

Section 01.02.030 Expression of Prohibition and Requirement
  1. Whenever this code prohibits a person from doing a certain act, the provision also prohib­its that person from aiding, allowing, causing, or concealing the doing of the act, directly or indirectly, personally or by representative.
  1. Whenever this code requires a person to do a certain act:
    1. The obligation to act also devolves upon any principal, managing agent, or other responsible representative acting on behalf of that person; and
    1. That person is required, if not doing the act personally, to cause the act to be done and such person remains responsible for doing the act through agents, contractors, or other representatives.

Date Passed: Monday, January 22, 2007

Effective Date: Sunday, March 4, 2007

Recodification ORD C33969 Section 1