Here you will find forms that are used statewide in Washington Courts. This is not a complete list of all forms. Your Court may have forms you must file in a case. Please check with your local Court to confirm. Additionally, you may want to check the Local Court Rules for forms and for more information.
Look up the full text of WA state regulations. Like legislation and the Constitution, regulations are a source of primary law in Washington State. The WAC codifies the regulations and arranges them by subject or agency.
This government site contains the full text of all Washington State laws enacted by the Legislature.
This webinar recording provides an overview of subpoenas, including subpoenas for records vs. subpoenas for testimony, and offers some guidelines for how advocates and program managers can responsd in either situation.
This webinar recording provides an overview of WASPC’s SAVIN PO program, which notifies domestic violence protection order petitioners when the order has been served. Advocates will learn how the program works and how a petitioner can sign up for notification.
Model policy and procedure for domestic violence agencies on prohibiting harassment of individuals based on, at a minimum, the person’s race, sexual orientation, gender identity (or expression), religion, and national origin in accordance with the federal Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) LGBTQ Accessibility Policy.
Tools and tips for domestic violence agencies on how to locate, reach out to, and engage with landlords in their communities.
Summary of the Washington State legislative session in 2015.
This compilation of research-based practice guides is designed to support and enhance substantive and procedural decision-making by family court professionals involved in domestic abuse-related child custody matters. It provides guidance on how to identify, understand and account for the nature, context and implications of abuse at every stage of the family court proceeding by any person who is involved in the case. It promotes informed decision-making that focuses upon the lived experiences of the parents and children whose lives are being adjusted by and within the family court system.
This is the website for the Battered Women’s Justice Project, a national organization that provides information and resources about legal issues affecting DV survivors.