Washington Administrative Code
Title 434 - Secretary of State
434-615 - Custody of public records.
434-615-010 - Public records as public property.
Public records as public property.
All public records shall be and remain the property of the state or local agency. They shall be delivered by outgoing officials and employees to their successors and shall be preserved, stored, transferred, destroyed, and otherwise managed, only in accordance with the provisions of chapter 40.14 RCW or as otherwise provided for by law and by these regulations.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 40.14 RCW. WSR 93-04-001, § 434-615-010, filed 1/21/93, effective 2/21/93.]