Chapter 5.05
PUBLIC MASSAGE OR REFLEXOLOGY ESTABLISHMENT

Sections:

5.05.010    Repealed.

5.05.012    Definitions.

5.05.020    Additional business license requirement for public massage or reflexology establishment.

5.05.010 Public massage establishment defined.

Repealed by Ord. 2770. (Ord. 2546 § 2 (part), 2010: Ord. 1563 § 1 (part), 1990).

5.05.012 Definitions.

(A) For purposes of this chapter, a public massage establishment means any place within the city where massages, as defined by RCW 18.108.010, are given or furnished for, or in expectation of, any fee, compensation or monetary consideration.

(B) For purposes of this chapter, a public reflexology establishment means any place within the city where reflexology, as defined by RCW 18.108.010, is provided, given or furnished for, or in expectation of, any fee, compensation or monetary consideration. (Ord. 2770 § 6 (part), 2014).

5.05.020 Additional business license requirement for public massage or reflexology establishment.

(A) Any individual who applies for a business license for a public massage establishment must, in addition to meeting the licensing requirements of Chapter 5.04, provide the finance director with evidence that the individual has received a state of Washington massage practitioner’s license pursuant to RCW Chapter 18.108, which license shall be current and in effect unless such person is exempt from the state license requirement. Additionally, any individual rendering services at the public massage establishment must also possess a state of Washington massage practitioner’s license.

(B) Any individual who applies for a business license for a public reflexology establishment must, in addition to meeting the licensing requirements of Chapter 5.04, provide the finance director with evidence that the individual has received a state of Washington reflexology certification pursuant to RCW Chapter 18.108, which certification shall be current and in effect unless such person is exempt from the state license requirement. Additionally, any individual rendering services at the public reflexology establishment must also possess a state of Washington reflexology certification. (Ord. 2770 § 6 (part), 2014: Ord. 2546 § 2 (part), 2010: Ord. 1563 § 1 (part), 1990).