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Revised Code of Washington - RCW Title 47 Public Highways And Transportation - Chapter 47.12 Acquisition And Disposition Of State Highway Property

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  • 47.12.010 Acquisition of property authorized -- Condemnation actions -- Cost
    Whenever it is necessary to secure any lands or interests in land for a right-of-way for any state highway, or for the drainage thereof or ...
  • 47.12.011 Purchase options authorized
    Whenever it becomes necessary or feasible to purchase rights-of-way for state highways, and the department deems it to be in the best interest of the ...
  • 47.12.015 "Reservation boundary" defined
    For the purposes of this chapter "reservation boundary" means the boundary of the reservation as established by federal law or under the authority of the ...
  • 47.12.023 Acquisition of state lands or interests or rights therein -- Procedures -- Compensation -- Reacquisition by department of natural resources
    (1) Except as provided in RCW 47.12.026 and 47.12.029, whenever it is necessary to secure any lands or interests in lands for any highway purpose ...
  • 47.12.026 Acquisition of state lands or interests or rights therein -- Easements -- Removal of materials -- Relocation of railroad tracks
    (1) The department of transportation may acquire an easement for highway or toll facilities right-of-way or for ferry terminal or docking facilities, including the right ...
  • 47.12.029 Acquisition of state lands or interests or rights therein -- Certain purposes prohibited
    The department of transportation shall not acquire jurisdiction of any lands or interest in lands under the jurisdiction of the department of natural resources for ...
  • 47.12.040 Acquisition of property from a political subdivision
    Whenever it is necessary to secure any lands for primary or secondary state highway right-of-way or other state highway purposes, the title to which is ...
  • 47.12.044 Proceedings to acquire property or rights for highway purposes -- Precedence
    Court proceedings necessary to acquire property or property rights for highway purposes pursuant to RCW 47.12.010 take precedence over all other causes not involving the ...
  • 47.12.050 Work on remaining land as payment
    Whenever it is considered in the securing of any lands for state highway purpose, whether by condemnation or otherwise, that it is for the best ...
  • 47.12.055 Notification requirements
    Actions under this chapter are subject to the notification requirements of RCW 43.17.400.[2007 c 62 § 9.]Notes:      Finding -- Intent -- Severability -- 2007 c ...
  • 47.12.063 Surplus real property program
    (1) It is the intent of the legislature to continue the department's policy giving priority consideration to abutting property owners in agricultural areas when disposing ...
  • 47.12.064 Affordable housing -- Inventory of suitable property
    (1) The department shall identify and catalog real property that is no longer required for department purposes and is suitable for the development of affordable ...
  • 47.12.066 Sale or lease of personal property -- Provision of services -- Proceeds
    (1) The department may sell at fair market value, or lease at rental value (economic rent), materials or other personal property to any United States ...
  • 47.12.080 Sale or exchange of unused land
    The secretary of transportation may transfer and convey to the United States, its agencies or instrumentalities, to any other state agency, to any county or ...
  • 47.12.120 Lease of unused highway land or air space
    The department may rent or lease any lands, improvements, or air space above or below any lands that are held for highway purposes but are ...
  • 47.12.125 Lease of unused highway land or air space -- Disposition of proceeds
    All moneys paid to the state of Washington under any of the provisions of RCW 47.12.120 shall be deposited in the department's advance right-of-way revolving ...
  • 47.12.140 Severance and sale of timber and other personalty -- Removal of nonmarketable materials
    Whenever the department has acquired any lands for transportation purposes, except state granted lands, upon which are located any structures, timber, or other thing of ...
  • 47.12.150 Acquisition, exchange of property to relocate displaced facility
    Whenever the department shall need for highway purposes land or property rights belonging to the United States government or any municipality or political subdivision of ...
  • 47.12.160 Acquisition of land outside highway right-of-way to minimize damage
    Whenever a part of a parcel of land is to be acquired for state highway purposes and the remainder lying outside of the right-of-way is ...
  • 47.12.170 Sale, lease of unneeded toll facility, ferry system property -- Franchises for utility, railway purposes
    See RCW 47.56.253 through 47.56.257. ...
  • 47.12.180 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Formal declarations
    It is declared to be the public policy of the state of Washington to provide for the acquisition of real property and engineering costs necessary ...
  • 47.12.190 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Purchase or condemnation
    The department, in addition to its other powers and duties as provided by law, is authorized to purchase or condemn any real property or property ...
  • 47.12.200 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Agreements with state finance committee
    The transportation commission may enter into agreements with the state finance committee for financing the acquisition, by purchase or condemnation, of real property together with ...
  • 47.12.210 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Warrants on motor vehicle fund
    Such an agreement shall provide that the state finance committee shall purchase, at par, warrants drawn upon the motor vehicle fund in payment for the ...
  • 47.12.220 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Provisions in agreement
    Each such agreement shall include, but shall not be limited to the following: (1) A provision stating the term of the agreement which shall not ...
  • 47.12.230 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Warrant form and procedure
    Warrants issued for payment of property and engineering costs as provided herein shall be of a distinctive design and shall contain the words "for purchase ...
  • 47.12.240 Additional financing methods for property and engineering costs -- Payment procedure -- Prior charge
    The state treasurer shall transfer from the motor vehicle fund to the credit of the fund purchasing such warrants interest at the rate and at ...
  • 47.12.242 "Advance right-of-way acquisition" defined
    The term "advance right-of-way acquisition" means the acquisition of property and property rights, generally not more than ten years in advance of programmed highway construction ...
  • 47.12.244 Advance right-of-way revolving fund
    There is created the "advance right-of-way revolving fund" in the custody of the treasurer, into which the department is authorized to deposit directly and expend ...
  • 47.12.246 Reimbursement to advance right-of-way revolving fund
    (1) After any properties or property rights are acquired from funds in the advance right-of-way revolving fund, the department shall manage the properties in accordance ...
  • 47.12.248 Structures acquired in advance of programmed construction -- Maintenance
    Whenever the department purchases or condemns any property under RCW 47.12.180 through 47.12.240 or 47.12.242 through 47.12.246, the department shall cause any structures so acquired ...
  • 47.12.250 Acquisition of property for preservation, safety, buffer purposes
    The department is authorized to acquire by purchase, lease, condemnation, gift, devise, bequest, grant, or exchange, title to or any interests or rights in real ...
  • 47.12.260 Acquisition of real property subject to local improvement assessments -- Payment
    See RCW 79.44.190. ...
  • 47.12.270 Acquisition of property for park and ride lots
    The department may acquire real property or interests in real property by gift, purchase, lease, or condemnation and may construct and maintain thereon fringe and ...
  • 47.12.283 Sale of real property authorized -- Procedure -- Disposition of proceeds
    (1) Whenever the department of transportation determines that any real property owned by the state of Washington and under the jurisdiction of the department is ...
  • 47.12.287 Exchange of real property authorized -- Conveyance by deed
    The department of transportation is hereby authorized to enter into an exchange agreement with the owner of real property required for highway purposes to convey ...
  • 47.12.290 Sale of real property -- Execution, acknowledgement, and delivery of deed
    When full payment for real property agreed to be sold as authorized by RCW 47.12.283 has been received, the secretary of transportation shall execute the ...
  • 47.12.300 Sale of unneeded property -- Department of transportation -- Authorized -- Rules
    See RCW 47.56.254. ...
  • 47.12.301 Sale of unneeded property -- Department of transportation -- Certification to governor -- Execution, delivery of deed
    See RCW 47.56.255. ...
  • 47.12.302 Department of transportation -- Sale of unneeded property
    See RCW 47.60.130. ...
  • 47.12.320 Sale of property -- Listing with broker
    The department may list any available properties with any licensed real estate broker at a commission rate otherwise charged in the geographic area for such ...
  • 47.12.330 Advanced environmental mitigation -- Authorized
    For the purpose of environmental mitigation of transportation projects, the department may acquire or develop, or both acquire and develop, environmental mitigation sites in advance ...
  • 47.12.340 Advanced environmental mitigation revolving account
    The advanced environmental mitigation revolving account is created in the custody of the treasurer, into which the department shall deposit directly and may expend without ...
  • 47.12.350 Advanced environmental mitigation -- Site management -- Reimbursement of account
    (1) After advanced environmental mitigation is conducted from funds in the advanced environmental mitigation revolving account, the advanced environmental mitigation sites must be managed in ...
  • 47.12.370 Environmental mitigation--Exchange agreements
    (1) The department may enter into exchange agreements with local, state, or federal agencies, tribal governments, or private nonprofit nature conservancy corporations as defined in ...

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