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 01.02.120

Title 01 General Provisions

Chapter 01.02 General Provisions

Section 01.02.120 “Writing” and “Written” Defined

Such terms as “writing,” or a thing “in writing,” or a “written” thing, denote a communication of thought in permanent and visible form, such as by handwriting, printing, typewriting, photographing and photostating, and may, depending upon context, include data in some permanent form, such as magnetic or paper tape, film, disc or other medium, capable of being reproduced in legible form.

Date Passed: Monday, January 22, 2007

Effective Date: Sunday, March 4, 2007

Recodification ORD C33969 Section 1