WAC 182-527-2850

Effective October 1, 2012

WAC 182-527-2850 Notice of transfer or encumbrance

  1. If the department has filed a request for notice of transfer or encumbrance [DSHS 18-664 Notice of Possible Debt], any individual who transfers or encumbers real property must provide the department with a notice of  transfer or encumbrance [DSHS 18-663] or a substantially similar notice as required by chapter 43.20B RCW. 
  2. The department's notice of transfer or encumbrance [DSHS 18-663] is available on-line at http://www.dshs.wa.gov/msa/forms/eforms.html or by writing to Forms and Records Management Services, PO Box 45805, Olympia, WA 98504-5805.
  3. The notice of transfer or encumbrance [DSHS 18-663] must comply with the requirements for recording in RCW 36.18.010, and, at a minimum, contain the:
    1. Client's name and case identifier as listed on the department's request for notice of transfer or encumbrance;
    2. Recording date and recording reference as listed on the department's request for notice of transfer or encumbrance;
    3. Legal description of the real property as listed on the department's request for notice of transfer or encumbrance; and
    4. Type of instrument; and
    5. Recording date and recording reference.
  4. The notice of transfer or encumbrance [DSHS 18-663] or similar notice and copy of the transfer or encumbrance related to the real property must be sent to the department as specified in WAC 388-527-2870.

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