WSR 04-23-052

PROPOSED RULES

UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION

COMMISSION

[ Filed November 12, 2004, 10:57 a.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 04-22-072.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 04-03-118 and 04-04-021.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Telco tune-up supplemental CR-102 relating to WAC 480-120-147, 480-120-322, and 480-120-349, Docket No. UT-040015.

Hearing Location(s): Commission Hearing Room 206, Second Floor, Chandler Plaza Building, 1300 South Evergreen Park Drive S.W., Olympia, WA 98504, on December 10, 2004, at 1:30 p.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: December 10, 2004.

Submit Written Comments to: Carole J. Washburn, Secretary, P.O. Box 47250, Olympia, WA 98504, e-mail records@wutc.wa.gov, fax (360) 586-1150, by November 23, 2004. Please include Docket No. UT-040015 in your communication.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Mary DeYoung by Monday, December 6, 2004, TTY (360) 586-8203 or (360) 664-1133.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: This supplemental proposal would revise WAC 480-120-147 Changes in local exchange and intrastate toll services, to be consistent with the federal rule, to establish a time limit for local exchange companies to lift freeze, and to submit a change order, to change the term "customer" to "subscriber" throughout section to parallel FCC term, and to make grammar changes. It would repeal WAC 480-120-322 Retaining and preserving records and reports and adopt WAC 480-120-349 Retaining and preserving records and reports, thus changing the section number to parallel the reorganization of rule sections in Docket A-021178.

The purpose of the continuance of WSR 04-22-072 is to provide notice of a change in the time of the hearing to receive public comment regarding adoption of the rules that are the subject of the supplemental CR-102. The hearing time has been changed from 9:30 a.m. on December 10, 2004, to 1:30 p.m. on December 10, 2004.


WAC 480-120-147 Changes in local exchange and intrastate toll services.

1. Establish time limit for LEC to lift freeze, time limit to submit change order.

2. Update to be consistent with federal rule.

3. Grammar changes.

4. Change "customer" to "subscriber" throughout section to parallel FCC term.


WAC 480-120-322 Retaining and preserving records and reports.

1. Repeal for consistency with chapter reorganization in Docket A-021178. Replaced by WAC 480-120-349.


WAC 480-120-349 Retaining and preserving records and reports.

Replaces WAC 480-120-322.

1. Change section number to correspond to reorganization in Docket A-021178.

Name of Proponent: Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Sharyn Bate, 1300 South Evergreen Park Drive S.W., Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 664-1295; Implementation and Enforcement: Carole J. Washburn, Secretary, 1300 South Evergreen Park Drive S.W., Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 664-1174.

November 12, 2004

Carole J. Washburn

Executive Secretary

Legislature Code Reviser 

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office