WSR 99-06-024

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

MILITARY DEPARTMENT


[ Filed February 23, 1999, 9:44 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Enhanced 9-1-1 funding, chapter 118-65 WAC.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 38.52 RCW.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Completion of the implementation of enhanced 9-1-1 state-wide and the increased use of wireless telephones necessitates an update revision of the rules for enhanced 9-1-1 funding.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: The statutorily-constituted state Enhanced 9-1-1 Advisory Committee will develop the revised language for consideration by the state-wide enhanced 9-1-1 coordinator, who has rule-making authority under statute.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Dennis Anderson, Supervisor, State E911 Office, Building 20, Camp Murray, WA 98430, desk (253) 512-7014, fax 512-7202, d.anderson@emd.wa.gov.

February 22, 1999

Robert Oenning

State-wide E911 Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office