WSR 97-09-082

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING

[Filed April 22, 1997, 1:39 p.m.]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Increase in real estate appraiser examination and reexamination fees paid directly to testing service, WAC 308-125-120 (2) and (3).

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 18.140.050.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The charge for taking a real estate appraiser examination is established by contract between the Department of Licensing and an independent testing service. The examination fee is paid by an applicant directly to the testing service. The proposed rate charge reflects provisions in the new contract.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Cleotis Borner, Jr., Real Estate Appraiser Program, Department of Licensing, P.O. Box 9015, Olympia, WA 98507-9015, phone (360) 753-1062, FAX (360) 586-0998.

April 22, 1997

Cleotis Borner, Jr.

Program Manager

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office