PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapters 390-13 and 390-14 WAC.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 42.17A.110.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Adopt relevant provisions of the state's model public records rules and update the agency's public records rules.
Process for Developing New Rule: The commission is expected to discuss its public records rules and possibly approve draft language during March 22, and April 26, 2012, meetings. Public comment will be welcome at these meetings. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments to Lori Anderson, Public Disclosure Commission, P.O. Box 40908, Olympia, WA 98504-0908 in advance of the meetings. A formal public hearing is expected to occur in conjunction with the commission's June 2012 meeting.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by submitting comments to Lori Anderson, P.O. Box 40908, Olympia, WA 98504-0908, phone (360) 664-2737 or 1-877-601-2828, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (360) 753-1112.
January 27, 2012