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 10
Chapter 10.33A
Section 10.33A.070

Title 10 Regulation of Activities

Division II. License Code

Chapter 10.33A 1986 Fireworks Code

Section 10.33A.070 Penalty
  1. As provided in RCW 70.77.250, a violation of this chapter may result in a civil penalty not to exceed one thousand dollars per day for each violation.
    1. However, a person offering to sell, selling or exchanging for consideration any consumer fireworks to a consumer or user other than at a fixed place of business or a retailer for which a license and permit have been issued commits a gross misdemeanor.
  1. In addition to criminal penalties, a person who violates this chapter is also liable for a civil penalty and for the costs incurred with enforcing this chapter and bringing the civil action, including court costs and reasonable investigative and attorneys’ fees.

Date Passed: Monday, June 4, 2007

Effective Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2007

ORD C34041 Section 1 (Recodification)