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Concerning the tolling of construction defect claims (Ryu)

Modifies provisions regarding construction defect claims.

EFFECT OF CHANGES MADE BY 1ST SUBSTITUTE
Reinserts language in the tolling provision that the notice of claim must be served within the time prescribed for the filing of an action. Strikes and rewords language in two existing sections of law providing for sixty day tolling of the statutes of limitation and repose in construction defect actions in order to avoid a conflict with the section in the underlying bill which provides for 105 day tolling in construction defect actions.

Hearing Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 -- 10:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2475&Year=2018    (opens a new browser tab)