WSR 99-07-134

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


(Board of Registration for

Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors)

[ Filed March 24, 1999, 11:42 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amendment of WAC 196-24-058 Retired status certificate of registration.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 18.43.035.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Under Executive Order No. 97-02 this rule was scheduled for evaluation and possible amendment. Minor wording changes are needed to add LLC and delete partnerships in accordance with RCW 18.43.130 (9) and (10). In addition, some of the paragraphs must be referenced back to the appropriate RCW.

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

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. Persons may comment by mail, fax or phone to Rick Notestine, Program Director, P.O. Box 9649, Olympia, WA 98507-9649, fax (360) 664-2551, phone (360) 586-7298. Draft language of any rule changes will be distributed to the board's rule making mailing list.

March 24, 1999

George A. Twiss, Executive Director

Board of Registration for

Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

Washington State Code Reviser's Office