WSR 05-19-084

PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

LABOR AND INDUSTRIES

[ Filed September 20, 2005, 9:40 a.m. ]

Supplemental Notice to WSR 05-18-090.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 05-13-149.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: 2006 Workers' compensation premium rates; General reporting rules, classifications, audit and recordkeeping, rates and rating system for Washington workers' compensation insurance, chapter 296-17 WAC.

Hearing Location(s): Department of Labor and Industries, Tukwila Office, 12506 Gateway Drive, Tukwila, WA 98168-1050, on October 24, 2005, at 10 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: November 15, 2005.

Submit Written Comments to: Department of Labor and Industries, Kathy Kimbel, Program Manager for Employer Services, P.O. Box 44140, Olympia, WA 98504-4140, e-mail LANZ235@LNI.WA.GOV, fax (360) 902-4729, by October 28, 2005, 12 noon.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Office of Information and Assistance by October 10, 2005, TTY (360) 902-5797.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The purpose of this rule filing is to add an additional hearing for the 2006 workers' compensation premium rates.

Name of Proponent: , governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Tammy Turner, Tumwater, Washington, (360) 902-4777; Implementation: Kathy Kimbel, Tumwater, Washington, (360) 902-4739; and Enforcement: Robert Malooly, Tumwater, Washington, (360) 902-4209.

September 20, 2005

Gary Weeks

Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office