WSR 99-12-041

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

RETIREMENT SYSTEMS

[ Filed May 26, 1999, 2:56 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: May 21, 1999.

Purpose: To repeal two rules implementing two statutes that are no longer in existence. The other repealed rule is transitional. The transition period has expired.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 415-108-671, 415-112-561, and 415-115-070.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 41.50.050.

Adopted under preproposal statement of inquiry filed as WSR 99-08-074 on April 5, 1999.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 3.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 3.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

May 17, 1999

John Charles

Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office