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 01.02.100

Title 01 General Provisions

Chapter 01.02 General Provisions

Section 01.02.100 “Person” Defined

Subject to the rules set forth in SMC 1.02.010, the word “person” is employed in this code in the broadest possible sense. It includes a natural person, whether acting individually or in a representative capacity, corporation, estate, trust, partnership, joint venture, association, marital community or other organization recognized as a legal entity, private or public, and successors, and agencies, departments and subdivisions of the State of Washington and the County of Spokane, except the City, its officers, employees and agents.

Date Passed: Monday, January 22, 2007

Effective Date: Sunday, March 4, 2007

Recodification ORD C33969 Section 1