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1.25.2008

Proposed Bill Could Dramatically Alter the Construction Industry

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Sen. Brian Weinstein (D-41, Mercer Island) has introduced Senate Bill 6385, which would add a new section to the Construction Defects statute, RCW 64.50 et seq. Rep. Brendan Williams (D-22, Olympia) introduced a companion bill, HB 2837, in the House of Representatives. Sen. Weinstein recently offered a substitute version of the bill. This bill, as revised on January 24, creates a reasonable care standard for all construction professionals involved in the construction of any improvement on real property. View full article (PDF).