WSR 99-16-055

EMERGENCY RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Order 99-108-- Filed July 30, 1999, 4:34 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: July 30, 1999.

Purpose: Personal use rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 220-56-195.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 75.08.080.

Under RCW 34.05.350 the agency for good cause finds that state or federal law or federal rule or a federal deadline for state receipt of federal funds requires immediate adoption of a rule.

Reasons for this Finding: This rule implements the recommendations of the North of Falcon subgroup of the Pacific Fisheries Management Council, and is interim until the 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.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

July 30, 1999

J. P. Koenings

Director


NEW SECTION
WAC 220-56-19500D
Closed areas--Saltwater salmon angling.

Notwithstanding the provisions of WAC 220-56-195:

Columbia River Mouth Control Zone 1 - Is an area at the Columbia River mouth bounded on the west by a line running northeast/southwest between the red lighted Buoy #4 (4613'35" N/12406'50" W) and the green lighted buoy #7 (4615'09" N/12406'16" W); on the east by the Buoy #10 line which bears north/south at 357 true from the south jetty at 4614'00" N/12403'07" W to its intersection with the north Jetty; on the north by a line running northeast/southwest between the green lighted Buoy #7 to the tip of the north jetty (4614'48" N/12405'20" W) and then along the north jetty to the point of intersection with the Buoy 10 line; and on the south by a line running northeast/southwest between the red lighted Buoy #4 and the tip of the south jetty (4614'03" N/12404'05") and then along the south jetty to the point of intersection with the Buoy #10 line.

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