WSR 05-08-136

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL


[ Filed April 6, 2005, 9:39 a.m. , effective July 1, 2005 ]


Purpose: These rules address definitions that apply to chapter 357-31 WAC, Holidays and leave; holidays and sick leave.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 41.06 RCW.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 05-01-249 on December 22, 2004.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: WAC 357-31-010, as a result of discussions with stakeholders it was determined that the language be changed in this section to address general government employees in subsection (1) and higher education employees in subsection (2).

WAC 357-31-130 [(1)](e), as a result of discussions with stakeholders, reference to WAC 357-31-295, 357-31-300, and 357-31-305 has been added.

WAC 357-31-130 (2)(b), as a result of discussions with stakeholders it was determined that reference to WAC 357-31-255 be added.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 32, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 32, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: January 26, 2005.

Eva Santos

Director

Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 05-09 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office