9.05.265 Presumption in reference to illegal parking.

There shall be a prima facie presumption that the registered owner of an illegally parked vehicle was the person who parked or placed such vehicle at the point where, and for the time during which, such violation occurred if it is proven that the particular vehicle described in the complaint was stopping, standing or parking in violation of this chapter together with proof that the defendant named in the complaint was at the time of such violation the registered owner of such vehicle.

In accordance with RCW 46.90.740 this presumption only applies when the procedures prescribed in RCW 46.90.720 and 46.90.730 have been followed. (Sec. 3 of Ord. 2012-09-02)