WSR 99-13-058

EMERGENCY RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Order 99-75-- Filed June 11, 1999, 9:56 a.m. ]

Date of Adoption: June 10, 1999.

Purpose: Personal use rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 232-28-61900D; and amending WAC 232-28-619.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 77.12.040.

Under RCW 34.05.350 the agency for good cause finds that immediate adoption, amendment, or repeal of a rule is necessary for the preservation of the public health, safety, or general welfare, and that observing the time requirements of notice and opportunity to comment upon adoption of a permanent rule would be contrary to the public interest.

Reasons for this Finding: This regulation establishes free fishing weekend and is necessary until permanent rules take effect.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Immediately.

June 10, 1999

J. D. Brittell

for Jeff P. Koenings

Director


NEW SECTION
WAC 232-12-61900D
Permanent state-wide game fish rules.

Notwithstanding the provisions of WAC 232-12-619, the Saturday and Sunday following the first Monday in June is declared as free fishing weekend in Washington.

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REPEALER

The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed effective 11:59 p.m. June 13, 1999:


WAC 232-12-61900D Permanent state-wide game fish rules.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office