Chapter 2.650
FAMILY SERVICES

Sections:

2.650.010    Marriage license surcharge.

2.650.020    Collection of surcharges.

2.650.030    Use of surcharges collected.

2.650.010 Marriage license surcharge.

A surcharge of $15.00 is hereby imposed upon the license fee for each marriage license as authorized in RCW 26.04.160 as amended by chapter 451 of the laws of 1993.

(Added Ord. 93-059, July 26, 1993, Eff date Aug. 9, 1993).

2.650.020 Collection of surcharges.

The surcharge imposed by SCC 2.650.010 shall be collected by the auditor. Surcharges so collected shall be remitted to the county treasurer for deposit in a separate account.

(Added Ord. 93-059, July 26, 1993, Eff date Aug. 9, 1993).

2.650.030 Use of surcharges collected.

The funds collected through the surcharge imposed by SCC 2.650.010 shall be used solely for family services. The department of human services is authorized to contract with one or more family support centers to provide such family services. As used in this section, the terms "family services" and "family support centers" shall have the following meanings:

(1) "Family services" shall include, but not be limited to, services such as:

(a) Resource information and referral;

(b) Parenting classes;

(c) Child care;

(d) Child development activities;

(e) Health screening;

(f) Educational activities;

(g) Social and recreational activities with a child or family focus;

(h) Support and discussion groups;

(i) Outreach services.

(2) "Family support centers" shall refer to community based, non-profit centers whose focus is on providing family services.

(Added Ord. 93-059, July 26, 1993, Eff date Aug. 9, 1993).