Washington Employment Drug Testing – Laws

The State of Washington has not passed any laws that regulate employment drug-testing. Therefore, an employer may test any job applicant or employee without giving prior notice. The employer should keep in mind the applicant/employee’s rights and ensure that the test doesn’t violate their privacy (e.g. urine collected under supervision). As well, the employer must…

Drug Test Release Form 

Washington Gun Background Check

The Revised Code of Washington (§ 9.41.113) states that all gun sales and transfers require that, before the firearm can be transferred, a background check must be conducted on the purchaser/transferee. A private and unlicensed firearms dealer will need to contact a federally licensed dealer in order to request that the check be conducted through their systems.…

Gun Bill of Sale 

Washington Sex Offender Check

Performing a Washington sex offender check can be accomplished by going to the Community Notification website and selecting a county to be searched. Each county has their own OffenderWatch search portal which has been provided specifically for public sex offender checks. The OffenderWatch portal will allow you to search for individuals by location (area and city) as…

Offender Search