Director's Rules

 

Draft Rules

The following are director's rules that are in draft form. Finalized rules appear in a separate section below.


Animal-Related Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Implementing Seattle Horse-Drawn Carriage Ordinance 309892 6.315.003
Live Animal Trapping Permit 313256 9.25.030A
Seattle Animal Control Spay and Neuter Deposit 302673 N/A

City Buildings and Civic Center Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
City Hall, City Hall Plaza and Other Adjacent Premises 307221 5-02
Municipal Core Area Parking Procedures 307560 6-01
City Buildings and Premises: Access, Operating Hours and Rules of Conduct 307665 6-03

Consultant/Purchasing Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Rules Establishing Exceptions to City Purchases of Goods and Services 320017 FAS-01-15

Encampment- and Homelessness-Related Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Unauthorized camping on City properties, enforcement procedures and removal of unauthorized property 320204 FAS 17-01
Operating Hours for City Properties, unauthorized camping on City properties, enforcement procedures and removal of unauthorized property 320205 MDAR 17-01

For-Hire Driver Collective Bargaining Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Qualifying Driver and Lists of Qualifying Drivers 320270 FHDR-1
Application Process for Designating a Qualified Driver Representative 320271 FHDR-2
Certification of an Exclusive Driver Representative 320272 FHDR-3
Subjects of Bargaining between a Driver Coordinator and an Exclusive Driver Representative 320273 FHDR-4
Interest Arbitration 320274 FHDR-5
Approval of an Agreement, Changes to an Existing Agreement and Withdrawal of an Existing Agreement 320275 FHDR-6
Renewal Application Process for a Qualified Driver Representative 320276 FHDR-7
Decertification of an Exclusive Driver Representative 320277 FHDR-8
Enforcement Powers of the Director 320278 FHDR-9
Commencement Dates 320279 FHDR-10

Impound-Related Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Police Impound Administrative Fees 319306 CPU-03-2015
Maximum Private Impound Fees 319307 CPU-04-2015
City Impound Fee 319308 CPU-05-2015

Marijuana Businesses Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Marijuana Business Regulations 320287 MJRs 017, 083, 086, 087, 095, 096, 099, 105, 106, 107, 110, 147, 150, 155 and 410

Public Records and Public Disclosure

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Public Disclosure Fees 320349 MDAR 17-0001
Citywide Policy on Public Disclosure 320350 MDAR 17-0002

Seattle Business Tax Ordinance Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Business License Requirements 311163 5-002
Business License Suspension and Revocation 311160 5-003
Transfer of a Business License 309761 5-004
Time Payments 309125 5-005
Tax Returns - Filing and Payment 307453 5-006
Penalties 310909 5-007
Record-Keeping Requirements 308773 5-008
Limitations on Tax Assessments 308773 5-009
Refunds 314092 5-012
Persons Making Sales Through a Direct Seller's Representative 309762 5-030
Measure of Tax - Retailers and Wholesalers 309763 5-031
Measure of Tax - Service and Other Business Activities 309764 5-032
When Tax Liability Arises 308773 5-033
Finance Charges, Carrying Charges, Interest and Penalties 308773 5-034
Freight and Delivery Charges 307453 5-035
Accounting Methods 308773 5-037
Effect of Rate Changes on Prior Contracts and Sales Agreements 309765 5-038
Employees Distinguished from Persons Engaging in Business 308773 5-039
Corporations, Massachusetts Trust 307453 5-040
Successor Liability 308773 5-042
Engaging in Business 310908 5-043
Value of Products 308773 5-044
Allocation and Apportionment Methods 309767 5-045
Valuing the Measure of the Tax for Business Activities between Related, Controlled or Affiliated Persons 310907 5-046
Implementing Seattle Business Tax Ordinance Relating to Intrastate, Interstate and Foreign Selling Activity; Inbound and Outbound Sales of Tangible Personal Property from or to Persons Outside the City of Seattle, Including Those Persons in Other States or Foreign Countries 309768 5-060
Returned Goods, Allowances, Cash Discounts 307453 5-063
Credit Losses, Bad Debts, Recoveries 308773 5-064
Taxes - Deductible and Nondeductible 308773 5-065
Non-Business Income - Grants, Bona Fide Initiative Fees, Dues, Contributions, Tuition Fees and Endowment Funds 309769 5-066
Accommodation Sales, Exchange of Fungible Products 308773 5-067
Pool Purchases 308773 5-068
Life Science Research Deduction 312567 5-069
Extracting Natural Products 307453 5-100
Manufacturing and Processing for Hire 309770 5-111
Commercial or Industrial Use 307453 5-112
Casual or Isolated Sales 310906 5-125
Conditional and Installment Sales, Method of Reporting 309125 5-126
Sales to, and by, the State of Washington, Counties, Cities, School Districts and Other Municipal Subdivisions 307453 5-127
Tribes and Tribal Members/Citizens 319890 5-129
Selling Price - Advertised Prices Including Sales Tax 307453 5-130
Trade-Ins, Selling Price, Sellers' Tax Measures 307453 5-131
Leased Departments 307453 5-132
Warranties and Maintenance Agreements 307453 5-133
Installing, Cleaning, Repairing or Otherwise Altering or Improving Personal Property of Consumers 308773 5-275
Constructing and Repairing of New or Existing Buildings or Other Structures Upon Real Property (Including Property Owned by Governmental Entities) 308773 5-276
Clearing Land, Moving Earth, Cleaning, Fumigating, Razing or Mozing Existing Buildings and Janitorial Services 309125 5-277
Telecommunications Service, Telephone Business and Telephone Service 309125 5-300
Sales of Meals 307453 5-404
Restaurants, Cocktail Bars, Taverns and Similar Businesses 307453 5-405
Motor Carriers - Trucking 307453 5-481
Computer Software 308773 5-500
Computer Hardware 308773 5-501
Taxation of Information Services and Computer-Related Services 308773 5-502
Stock Brokers and Security Houses 314088 5-521
International Investment Management Services 314089 5-522
Sales of Precious Metal Bullion and Monetized Bullion 307453 5-523
Abstract, Title Insurance and Escrow Businesses 309771 5-524
Sale or Rental of Real Estate, License to Use Real Estate 307453 5-530
Sales of Real Property, Standing Timber, Minerals, Natural Resources 307453 5-531
Real Estate Brokers and Salesman 307453 5-532
Leases or Rentals of Tangible Personal Property; Financing Leases 309125 5-536
Educational Institutions, School Districts, Student Organizations, Private Schools and Child Care Services 307453 5-600
Hospitals, Other Medical Care Facilities and Adult Family Homes 314090 5-620
Amusement, Recreation and Physical Fitness Services 307453 5-700
Coin-Operated Vending Machines, Amusement Devices and Service Machines 307453 5-702
Hotels, Motels, Boarding Houses, Rooming Houses, Resorts, Summer Camps, Trailer Camps, etc. 307453 5-720
Personal Services, Service Activities 309125 5-801
Legal, Arbitration and Mediation Services 309772 5-802
Consignees, Bailees, Factors, Agents and Auctioneers of Tangible Personal Property 307453 5-803
Staffing Business, Staffing Services 308773 5-804
Advertising Agencies 307453 5-806
Implementing Seattle Business Tax Ordinance 307453 5-807
Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Linen and Uniform Supply and Self-Service and Coin-Operated Laundry Services 309773 5-809
Publishers of Newspapers, Magazines and Periodicals 309774 5-810
Admission Tax for Nightclubs 309125 5-900
Admission Tax Exemption for Music Venues 310905 5-901
Exemptions, Deductions and Credits Available under the Employee Hours Tax 309125 5-921
Parking Tax Computations 309775 5-925
Square Footage Business Tax (Square Footage Tax) 309387 5-930
Sweetened Beverage Tax 320492 5-953

Surplus Materials Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Disposition of Surplus Materials, Supplies and Equipment Other than Real Property 308138 7-01

Taxicab, For-Hire and TNC Vehicle Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
For-Hire Vehicle Rates 314266 CPU-01-2015
Voluntary Transfer of Taxicab and For Hire-Vehicle Medallions 319313 CPU-02-2015
Uniform Vehicle Safety Inspection Report, Approved Mechanics 319387 CPU-06-2015
Reimbursement from the Wheelchair Accessible Services Fund 319353 CPU-07-2015
Taxicab and For-Hire Vehicle Medallion Leases 319386 CPU-08-2015
Medallion Lottery Eligibility, Procedures and Awardee Requirements 320021 CPU-09.1-2106
TNC License, Vehicle Endorsement and For-Hire Driver's License Fees 319841 CPU-10-2016
Wheelchair Accesible Services Surcharge Collection 319650 CPU-11-2016
Establishment of an Alternative A. M. Best Financial Rating Requirement for Taxicab and For-Hire Vehicle Insurance 319803 CPU-12-2016
Rule rescinding 16 director's rules (either superseded or due to code changes) 320022 CPU-13-2016
Advertising Display on Taxicabs 308932 R.310.320.R
Taxicabs and For-Hire Vehicles: Definitions 306289 R-6.310.110
Operating a Taxicab or For-Hire Vehicle 306289 R-6.310.130.A
Transportation Network Company (TNC) License, Vehicle Endorsement and for For-Hire Driver’s License Fees 314168 R-6.310.150.B
Vehicle Color Scheme 314148 R-6.310.200.A(3)
Vehicle Trade Name and Number 314147 R-6.310.200A(5)
Taxicabs Associations and For Hire Vehicle Operators: Vehicle Trade and Number 306289 R-6.310.200A(6)
Application Dispatch Systems 314112 R-6.310.270.F, 270.N, 270.O; R-6.310.530.A.3; R-6.310.530.B.1; R-6.310.530.C.1
Evidence of Vehicle Insurance 310153 R-6.310.300C
Taxicab Vehicle Lease 314171 R-6.310.315
Rate Information 314149 R-6.310.320.H
Taximeters 310154 R-6.310.320.L
Passenger Information 307683 R-6.310.320.M
Vehicle Size and Fuel 310176 R-6.310.320.P
Taxicabs and For-Hire Vehicles: Vehicle Age 306289 R-6.310.320C(1)(b)
Silent Alarm 307684 R-6.310.320T
Global Position System 308932 R-6.310.320U
Taxicabs and For-Hire Vehicles: Retired Vehicles 306289 R-6.310.360.C
Green Vehicle Lending Program 310152 R-6.310.380A
Written and Oral Examination 308932 R-6.310.420.A
Taxicabs and For-Hire Vehicles: Passenger Receipts 306289 R-6.310.465.H
Taxicabs and For-Hire Vehicles: Payment of Fares 306289 R-6.310.465.M
Temporary Fuel Surcharge 310158 R-6.310.530.I
Taximeter Rate, Alternative Rates and For-Hire Vehicle Zone Fares 314170 R-6.310.530A

Treasury Services Director's Rules

TitleCity Clerk File No.Rule No.
Establishing Convenience Fees for Remote Payment Transactions 303034 99-1