Who qualifies for a deferred finding?
A deferred finding may be an option if the following conditions are met:
- You have not had a deferred finding in the last seven years.
- Your infraction was not the result of an accident.
- You are not charged with ‘Negligent 2’.
- You are not charged with Using a Wireless Communication Device (RCW 46.61.667).
- You do not have a commercial driver’s endorsement or were driving a commercial vehicle at the time of the infraction.

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1. What is an infraction?
2. What must I do if I receive an infraction?
3. What is a mitigation hearing?
4. Who qualifies for a deferred finding?
5. What is a contested hearing?
6. What should I wear and how should I act in court?
7. May I have a lawyer at my contested hearing?
8. What happens if I can't appear on the court date?
9. Will a traffic infraction appear on my driving record?
10. What if I do not respond to my ticket (fail to pay or appear for a hearing)?
11. What about a 'No Liability Insurance' ticket?
12. Is there a right to appeal?
13. What if I can't pay my penalty all at once?