WSR 99-12-056

PERMANENT RULES

PUBLIC DISCLOSURE COMMISSION


[ Filed May 27, 1999, 2:01 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: May 25, 1999.

Purpose: The amendment implements the uniform procedure and format adopted by the Office of Financial Management for rule-making petitions.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 390-12-255 Petitions for rule making, amendment or repeal--Form--Consideration--Disposition.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 42.17.370(1).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 99-09-062 on April 19, 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

May 25, 1999

Vicki Rippie

Assistant Director

OTS-3015.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 90-16-083, filed 7/31/90, effective 8/31/90)

WAC 390-12-255
Petitions for rule making, amendment or repeal--Form--Consideration--Disposition.

(((1))) Any person may submit a petition requesting the ((promulgation)) adoption, amendment or repeal of any rule by the commission, pursuant to RCW 34.05.330 and the uniform rules adopted by the office of financial management that are set forth in chapter 82-05 WAC.

(((2) The petition for rule making should contain a draft of any proposed rule and any argument in favor of its adoption, but no particular form is necessary.

(3) The commission will consider the petition at its next regular meeting after its submission.  The petitioner shall be given notice of the time of that meeting.

(4) Within 60 days after its submission, the commission shall advise the petitioner that the petition has been denied, giving its reasons in detail, or initiate rule making proceedings under RCW 34.05.330.))

[Statutory Authority: RCW 42.17.370.  90-16-083, 390-12-255, filed 7/31/90, effective 8/31/90.  Statutory Authority: RCW 42.17.370(1).  81-18-043 (Order 81-03), 390-12-255, filed 8/28/81.]

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