Washington Nonprofit Corporation Act

RCW Sections

24.03.007Standards for electronic filing — Rules.
24.03.008Records submitted for filing — Exact or conformed copies.
24.03.009Notice by electronic transmission — Consent required — When effective.
24.03.017Corporation may elect to have chapter apply to it — Procedure.
24.03.025Articles of incorporation.
24.03.027Filing false statements — Penalty.
24.03.035General powers.
24.03.040Defense of ultra vires.
24.03.043Indemnification of agents of any corporation authorized.
24.03.045Corporate name.
24.03.046Reservation of exclusive right to use a corporate name.
24.03.047Registration of corporate name.
24.03.048Renewal of registration of corporate name.
24.03.050Registered office and registered agent.
24.03.055Change of registered office or registered agent.
24.03.060Service of process on corporation.
24.03.065Members — Member committees.
24.03.075Meetings of members and committees of members.
24.03.080Notice of members’ meetings.
24.03.095Board of directors.
24.03.100Number and election or appointment of directors.
24.03.103Removal of directors.
24.03.1031Judicial removal of directors.
24.03.110Quorum of directors.
24.03.113Assent presumed — Procedures for dissent or abstention.
24.03.120Place and notice of directors’ meetings.
24.03.127Duties of a director.
24.03.130Removal of officers.
24.03.135Required documents in the form of a record — Inspection — Copying.
24.03.140Loans to directors and officers prohibited.
24.03.145Filing of articles of incorporation.
24.03.150Effect of filing the articles of incorporation.
24.03.155Organization meetings.
24.03.160Right to amend articles of incorporation.
24.03.165Procedure to amend articles of incorporation.
24.03.170Articles of amendment.
24.03.175Filing of articles of amendment.
24.03.180Effect of filing of articles of amendment.
24.03.183Restated articles of incorporation.
24.03.185Procedure for merger.
24.03.190Procedure for consolidation.
24.03.195Approval of merger or consolidation.
24.03.200Articles of merger or consolidation.
24.03.205Merger or consolidation — When effective.
24.03.207Merger or consolidation of domestic and foreign corporation.
24.03.210Effect of merger or consolidation.
24.03.215Sale, lease, exchange, or other disposition of assets not in the ordinary course of business.
24.03.217Sale, lease, exchange, or disposition of assets in course of business — Mortgage and pledge of assets.
24.03.220Voluntary dissolution.
24.03.225Distribution of assets.
24.03.230Plan of distribution.
24.03.235Revocation of voluntary dissolution proceedings.
24.03.240Articles of dissolution.
24.03.245Filing of articles of dissolution.
24.03.250Involuntary dissolution.
24.03.255Notification to attorney general.
24.03.260Venue and process.
24.03.266Dissolution of a nonprofit corporation — Superior courts.
24.03.271Dissolution of a nonprofit corporation — Venue — Proceedings — Court’s authority — Distribution of assets.
24.03.276Dissolution of a nonprofit corporation — Decree.
24.03.295Filing of decree of dissolution.
24.03.300Survival of remedy after dissolution — Extension of duration of corporation.
24.03.302Administrative dissolution — Grounds — Notice — Reinstatement–Fee set by rule — Corporate name — Survival of actions.
24.03.3025Administrative dissolution or revocation of a certificate of authority — Corporation name not distinguishable from name of governmental entity — Application by governmental entity.
24.03.303Reinstatement under certain circumstances — Request for relief.
24.03.305Admission of foreign corporation.
24.03.307Foreign degree-granting institution branch campus — Acts not deemed transacting business in state.
24.03.310Powers of foreign corporation.
24.03.315Corporate name of foreign corporation — Fictitious name.
24.03.320Change of name by foreign corporation.
24.03.325Application for certificate of authority.
24.03.330Filing of application for certificate of authority.
24.03.332Certificate of authority as insurance company — Filing of records.
24.03.334Certificate of authority as insurance company — Registration or reservation of name.
24.03.335Effect of certificate of authority.
24.03.340Registered office and registered agent of foreign corporation.
24.03.345Change of registered office or registered agent of foreign corporation.
24.03.350Service on foreign corporation.
24.03.360Merger of foreign corporation authorized to conduct affairs in this state.
24.03.365Amended certificate of authority.
24.03.370Withdrawal of foreign corporation.
24.03.375Filing of application for withdrawal.
24.03.380Revocation of certificate of authority — Notice.
24.03.385Issuance of certificate of revocation.
24.03.386Foreign corporations — Application for reinstatement.
24.03.388Foreign corporations — Fees for application for reinstatement — Filing current annual report — Penalties established by rule.
24.03.390Conducting affairs without certificate of authority.
24.03.395Annual report of domestic and foreign corporations — Biennial filing may be authorized.
24.03.400Filing of annual or biennial report of domestic and foreign corporations — Notice — Reporting dates.
24.03.405Fees for filing documents and issuing certificates.
24.03.410Miscellaneous fees.
24.03.415Disposition of fees.
24.03.417Fees for services by secretary of state.
24.03.420Penalties imposed upon corporation.
24.03.425Penalties imposed upon directors and officers.
24.03.430Interrogatories by secretary of state.
24.03.435Confidential nature of information disclosed by interrogatories.
24.03.440Power and authority of secretary of state.
24.03.445Appeal from disapproval of secretary of state.
24.03.450Certificates and certified copies to be received in evidence.
24.03.455Greater voting requirements.
24.03.460Waiver of notice.
24.03.465Action by members or directors without a meeting.
24.03.470Unauthorized assumption of corporate powers.
24.03.480Postsecondary education loans — Interest rates.
24.03.490Public benefit nonprofit corporation designation established.
24.03.500Public benefit nonprofit corporations — Temporary designation.
24.03.510Public benefit nonprofit corporations — Application.
24.03.520Public benefit nonprofit corporations — Renewal.
24.03.530Public benefit nonprofit corporations — Fees.
24.03.540Public benefit nonprofit corporations — Removal of status.
24.03.900Short title.
24.03.905Savings — 1967 c 235.
24.03.910Severability — 1967 c 235.
24.03.915Notice to existing corporations.
24.03.920Repealer — Exception.
24.03.925Effective date — 1967 c 235.


Organization of condominium unit owners’ association: RCW 64.34.300.

Revolving fund of secretary of state, deposit of moneys for costs of carrying out secretary of state’s functions under this chapter: RCW 43.07.130.