Washington Administrative Code
Title 434 - Secretary of State
Chapter 434-324 - Statewide voter registration database
Section 434-324-150 - Retaining voter registration records
The secretary and each county must retain the voter registration records according to a retention schedule approved by the state or local records committee and promulgated by the archives division of the secretary's office. On an annual basis, the secretary must copy all voter registration records from the statewide voter registration data base after each general election. By December 31st of each year, the secretary must transfer the copy to the state archives division for permanent retention. This copy will contain all voter registration records in the statewide voter registration data base, including active, inactive, and canceled records.
Statutory Authority: RCW 29A.04.611. 06-14-050, § 434-324-150, filed 6/28/06, effective 7/29/06; 05-24-039, § 434-324-150, filed 11/30/05, effective 12/31/05.