WSR 03-21-159

EXPEDITED RULES

CODE REVISER'S OFFICE


[ Filed October 22, 2003, 9:16 a.m. ]

Title of Rule: WAC 1-21-070 Administrative order.

Purpose: To add the requirement that three copies of the permanently adopted order package (text and form) must also go to the Joint Administrative Rules Review Committee (committee).

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 1.08.110, 34.05.385, 34.05.030 and Executive Order 03-01.

Statute Being Implemented: Executive Order 03-01.

Summary: Amending WAC 1-21-070 Administrative order, to include sending copies of permanently adopted orders to the committee.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Executive Order 03-01.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Gary Reid, Chief Assistant Code Reviser, Pritchard Building, P.O. Box 40551, Olympia, WA 98504-0551, (360) 786-6777; and Implementation: All state agencies.

Name of Proponent: Code Reviser's Office, governmental.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: Amending WAC 1-21-070 Administrative order, to include filing three extra copies of permanently adopted orders that will be sent to the committee. This is to comply with Executive Order 03-01 which directs that agencies shall file a copy of each adopted rule (emergency and permanent) to the committee immediately following adoption.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: This proposal amends WAC 1-21-070 Administrative order, to reflect the request that permanently adopted orders are also submitted to the committee.

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 Kerry S. Radcliff, Editor, Code Reviser's Office, P.O. Box 40551, Olympia, WA 98504-0551 , AND RECEIVED BY December 24, 2003.


October 21, 2003

Dennis W. Cooper

Code Reviser

OTS-6754.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 00-18-001, filed 8/23/00, effective 12/31/00)

WAC 1-21-070   Administrative order.   (1) The administrative order by which an agency adopts a rule shall be done on a CR-103 form (Rule-making Order) provided by the code reviser's office or, if required by agency practice, on an agency form that provides the information required by RCW 34.05.360.

(2) The agency shall file with the code reviser's office the original and ((three)) six copies of the ((text of)) permanent ((rules, along with four copies of the administrative order. Emergency rules require an additional three copies of the order and the text, which the agency shall file with the joint administrative rules review committee after the copies have been stamped by the code reviser's office)) or emergency package (form and text). The joint administrative rules review committee has requested that the agency submit three of these copies to the committee for purposes of legislative review. The agency should keep the remaining copy for its files.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 1.08.110, 34.05.356, 34.05.385, and 34.08.030. 00-18-001, 1-21-070, filed 8/23/00, effective 12/31/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 1.08.110, 34.05.385, 34.08.020, 34.08.030, 34.05.230, 34.05.354 and 1997 c 409 202 and 208. 97-15-035, 1-21-070, filed 7/10/97, effective 7/27/97. Statutory Authority: RCW 34.05.385 and 34.08.030. 89-12-028 (Order 89-1), 1-21-070, filed 5/31/89.]

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