Revised Code of Washington - RCW Title 35 Cities And Towns - Section 35.101.010 Definitions

§ 35.101.010. Definitions

Unless the context clearly requires otherwise, the definitions in this section apply throughout this chapter.

(1) "Area" means a tourism promotion area.

(2) "Legislative authority" means the legislative authority of any county with a population greater than forty thousand but less than one million, or of any city or town within such a county, including unclassified cities or towns operating under special charters.

(3) "Lodging business" means a person that furnishes lodging taxable by the state under chapter 82.08 RCW that has forty or more lodging units.

(4) "Tourism promotion" means activities and expenditures designed to increase tourism and convention business, including but not limited to advertising, publicizing, or otherwise distributing information for the purpose of attracting and welcoming tourists, and operating tourism destination marketing organizations.

[2003 c 148 § 1.]

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