WSR 11-21-010

EMERGENCY RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Order 11-267 -- Filed October 6, 2011, 3:16 p.m. , effective October 6, 2011, 3:16 p.m. ]


Effective Date of Rule: Immediately.

Purpose: Amend recreational fishing rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 232-28-61900Y and 232-28-62100L.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 77.12.047 and 77.04.020.

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: Permanent rules that were adopted to implement the personal use fishing plans that were agreed to with resource comanagers at the North of Falcon proceedings are now in 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 2.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: October 6, 2011.

Lori Preuss

for Philip Anderson

Director


REPEALER

     The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
WAC 232-28-61900Y Exceptions to statewide rules. (11-160)
WAC 232-28-62100L Puget Sound salmon -- Saltwater seasons and daily limits. (11-160)

Washington State Code Reviser's Office