WSR 08-21-140

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY,

TRADE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
(Public Works Board)

[ Filed October 21, 2008, 8:56 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Modification to existing TITLE 399 WAC, Community, trade, and economic development, department of (public works board).

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 43.155.040(4) adopt rules under chapter 34.05 RCW as necessary to carry out the purposes of this chapter.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The public works board has approved several policy changes regarding administration of the public works trust fund programs, some of which will require an update to TITLE 399 WAC.

Process for Developing New Rule: Following regular rule-making process.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Written comments for consideration by the board should be submitted to Cecilia Gardener, Policy and Performance Manager, Public Works Board, P.O. Box 48319, Evergreen Plaza Building, Suite 102, Olympia, WA 98504-8319, or e-mail Cecilia.gardener@pwb.wa.gov. Persons desiring a copy of the current board rules may call Cecilia Gardener, (360) 586-4127.

October 21, 2008

Marie Sullivan

Director of

Government Relations

Washington State Code Reviser's Office