ENGROSSED HOUSE BILL 2360






                        52nd Legislature

                      1992 Regular Session

Passed by the House February 13, 1992

  Yeas 89   Nays 0




Speaker of the

       House of Representatives


Passed by the Senate March 5, 1992

  Yeas 48   Nays 0



I, Alan Thompson, Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives of the State of Washington, do hereby certify that the attached is ENGROSSED HOUSE BILL 2360 as passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on the dates hereon set forth.




President of the Senate

                               Chief Clerk



Approved Place Style On Codes above, and Style Off Codes below.





Governor of the State of Washington

                        Secretary of State

                       State of Washington



                             ENGROSSED HOUSE BILL 2360



                     Passed Legislature - 1992 Regular Session



State of Washington              52nd Legislature             1992 Regular Session


By Representatives G. Cole, R. King and Basich; by request of Department of Fisheries


Read first time 01/15/92.  Referred to Committee on Fisheries & Wildlife.Authorizing the sale of informational materials by the department of fisheries.

     AN ACT Relating to the sale of informational materials by the department of fisheries; adding a new section to chapter 75.08 RCW; and creating a new section.




     NEW SECTION.  Sec. 1.      It is the intent of the legislature to promote the distribution of public information concerning the food fish and shellfish resources in this state, and to recover the costs of drafting and publishing of informational materials to the extent reasonably possible through the sale of such materials, except for regulation pamphlets, which should continue to be distributed at no charge.


     NEW SECTION.  Sec. 2.  A new section is added to chapter 75.08 RCW to read as follows:

     The director may collect moneys to recover the reasonable costs of drafting and publishing informational materials, except regulation pamphlets, relating to food fish and shellfish under the jurisdiction of the department.  "Reasonable costs" shall include costs of drafting, printing, distribution, and postage.

     Moneys collected by the director under this section shall be deposited in the state general fund.