BLMLcR 3.5 ARRAIGNMENT DATE The arresting officer shall set the defendant's arraignment date and time when issuing a citation in all cases charging a criminal traffic and criminal non-traffic offense. The arraignment date set shall be set no later than 14 days following the next regularly scheduled court date. For citations charging Driving Under the Influence, Driver Under Twenty-one Consuming Alcohol, or Physical Control of Vehicle Under the Influence, as defined in RCW 46.61.502, 503, or 504, all such defendants shall be required to appear at the earliest practicable day following arrest, such date being defined as the first date following arrest when court is in session . Any Domestic Violence offense as defined in RCW 10.99.020 as enacted or hereinafter amended the arraignment date shall be no later than 14 days after the next day on which the court is in session. [Adopted September 1, 1999; amended June 28, 2005; renumbered effective September 1, 2008]
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