MAR 1.2: MATTERS SUBJECT TO ARBITRATION

A civil action, other than an appeal from a court of limited jurisdiction, is subject to arbitration under these rules if the action is at issue in a superior court in a county which has authorized mandatory arbitration under RCW 7.06, if

(1) the action is subject to mandatory arbitration as provided in RCW 7.06,

(2) all parties, for purposes of arbitration only, waive claims in excess of the amount authorized by RCW 7.06, exclusive of attorney fees, interest and costs, or

(3) the parties have stipulated to arbitration pursuant to rule 8.1.