WSR 03-05-095

EXPEDITED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY


[ Order 03-04 -- Filed February 19, 2003, 11:32 a.m. ]

Title of Rule: Repeal of chapter 173-314 WAC, Waste tire carrier and storage site licenses.

Purpose: Chapter 173-314 WAC has been replaced by chapter 173-350 WAC, Solid waste handling standards. The Department of Ecology is repealing chapter 173-314 WAC to prevent having two rules addressing the same issues with potentially contradictory aspects.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 70.95 RCW, Solid waste management reduction and recycle.

Statute Being Implemented: Chapter 70.95 RCW, Solid waste management reduction and recycle.

Summary: This action would repeal chapter 173-314 WAC, Waste tire carrier and storage site licenses, which has been replaced by chapter 173-350 WAC, Solid waste handling standards.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: During the development of chapter 173-350 WAC it was made clear that once the new rule, chapter 173-350 WAC became effective, chapter 173-314 WAC would be repealed.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting and Implementation: Marvin Vialle, 300 Desmond Drive, Lacey, 98503, 407-6999.

Name of Proponent: Washington Department of Ecology, governmental.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: As a result of repealing chapter 173-314 WAC, topics previously regulated by this rule will now be regulated by chapter 173-350 WAC.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: This would repeal chapter 173-314 WAC. Chapter 173-314 WAC has been replaced by chapter 173-350 WAC, Solid waste handling standards. The Department of Ecology is repealing chapter 173-314 WAC to prevent having two rules addressing the same issues with potentially contradictory aspects.

NOTICE

THIS RULE IS BEING PROPOSED UNDER AN EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS THAT WILL ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR THE AGENCY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS, PREPARE A SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMIC IMPACT STATEMENT, OR PROVIDE RESPONSES TO THE CRITERIA FOR A SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE RULE. IF YOU OBJECT TO THE USE OF THE EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS, YOU MUST EXPRESS YOUR OBJECTIONS IN WRITING AND THEY MUST BE SENT TO Jerry Thielen, Rules Coordinator, Department of Ecology, P.O. Box 47600, Olympia, WA 98504-7600 , AND RECEIVED BY April 21, 2003.


February 18, 2003

Cullen D. Stephenson

Solid Waste and Financial

Assistance Program Manager

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