WSR 03-14-143

AGENDA

UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION

COMMISSION

[ Filed July 2, 2003, 10:30 a.m. ]

The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission submits its semiannual report rule development agenda for publication in the Washington State Register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314.

Please direct any questions to Karen M. Caille at (360) 664-1136 or kcaille@wutc.wa.gov.

Utilities and Transportation Commission

Semiannual Rules Development Agenda

(July 1, 2003 - December 31, 2003)



This report is the Utilities and Transportation Commission's semiannual report rule development agenda for publication in the Washington State Register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314.

Additional rule-making activity not on the agenda may be undertaken to meet conditions not now anticipated.

Dates that are in "bold" print, indicate that filing has occurred. All other dates are projected. The commission maintains a schedule of rule-making activity that is updated several times per month. See <www.wutc.wa.gov>.


WAC

CHAPTER

TITLE

AGENCY

CONTACT

PROPOSED TIMELINE DESCRIPTION OF CHANGES
CR-101 CR-102 CR-103
Chapter 480-09 WAC

Chapter 480-04 WAC

Procedural

rules.

Public access to information and records.

Dennis Moss

Administrative Law Division

(360) 664-1164

6/1/01 8/13/03 9/24/03 Review of commission procedural rules and public access to information and records rules.
Chapters

480-15

480-30

480-51

480-70

480-75

480-90

480-92

480-100

480-110

480-120

480-121

480-140

480-146

WAC

Rule on reporting transactions between regulated companies and subsidiaries. Fred Ottavelli

Regulatory Services

(360) 664-1297

10/2/02 10/22/03 12/10/03 Consider establishing rules that would require reporting of transactions between regulated companies and their subsidiaries.
WAC

480-62-320

Petition for rule making on locomotive remote technology train operations. Mike Rowswell

Rail Safety

(360) 664-1205

1/24/03 10/22/03 12/31/03 Consider adopting or amending rules related to public and employee safety and the protection of property from damage associated with remote control locomotive operations.
Chapter

480-30 WAC

Chapter

480-40 WAC

Bus rules. Bonnie Allen

Regulatory Services

(360) 664-1226

5/28/02 11/26/03 1/28/04 Review of rules as a result of Governor Locke's Executive Order 97-02.
Chapter

480-93

WAC

Pipeline safety rules. Sondra Walsh

Pipeline Safety

(360) 664-1286

8/9/01 12/10/03 6/2004 Review of rules as a result of Governor Locke's Executive Order 97-02.
WAC

480-100-238

480-90-238

Resource planning rules. Graciela Etchart

Regulatory Services

(360) 664-1310

4/15/03 12/10/03 3/2004 Consider resource planning policy revisions. Review of rules as a result of Governor Locke's Executive Order 97-02.
Chapter

480-107

WAC

Electric companies -- Purchasers of electricity. Graciela Etchart

Regulatory Services

(360) 664-1310

4/15/03 12/10/03 3/2004 Review of rules as a result of Governor Locke's Executive Order 97-02.
Chapter

480-11

WAC

SEPA procedures. Not assigned 10/2003

(estimated)

To be determined To be determined Reference Department of Ecology rules; identify commission's responsible official.
Title

480 WAC

Adoption by reference. Sharyn Bate

Regulatory Services

(360) 664-1295

N/A

(Expedited Rule making)

To be determined To be determined Update adoption-by-reference dates in Title 480 WAC.
Title

480 WAC

Internal WAC reference update. Sharyn Bate

Regulatory Services

(360) 664-1295

N/A

(Expedited Rule making)

6/27/03

(CR-105)

9/10/03 Update internal WAC references in Title 480 WAC.
Chapter

480-15 WAC

Household goods. Not assigned 8/13/03

(estimated)

To be determined To be determined Update tariff fees.

Carole J. Washburn

Secretary

Legislature Code Reviser 

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office