ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE
Filed September 26, 2005,
NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OPINION
WASHINGTON ATTORNEY GENERAL
The Washington Attorney General issues formal published
opinions in response to requests by the heads of state
agencies, state legislators, and county prosecuting attorneys.
When it appears that individuals outside the Attorney
General's Office have information or expertise that will
assist in the preparation of a particular opinion, a summary
of that opinion request will be published in the state
register. If you are interested in commenting on a request
listed in this volume of the register, you should notify the
Attorney General's Office of your interest by October 26,
2005. This is not the due date by which comments must be
received. However, if you do not notify the Attorney
General's Office of your interest in commenting on an opinion
request by this date, the opinion may be issued before your
comments have been received. You may notify the Attorney
General's Office of your intention to comment by calling (360)
664-3027, or by writing to the Solicitor General, Office of
the Attorney General, P.O. Box 40100, Olympia, WA 98504-0100.
When you notify the office of your intention to comment, you
will be provided with a copy of the opinion request in which
you are interested; information about the Attorney General's
Opinion process; information on how to submit your comments;
and a due date by which your comments must be received to
ensure that they are fully considered.
The Attorney General's Office seeks public input on the
following opinion request(s).
||Request by Tim Sheldon & Bill Eickmeyer
||State Senator & State Representative, 35th
1. Are funds appropriated through section 116(2) of the
2005-07 operation budget (ESSB 6090), which are "solely
for one-time corrective actions to address Hood Canal's
dissolved oxygen problems," subject to the joint
coordination, consent, and co-management provisions of
2. Must the Hood Canal Coordinating Council contract
directly with its co-manager, the Puget Sound Action
Team, for its share of the implementation funding under
ESSB 6090, section 116(6), or can the Hood Canal
Coordinating Council contract directly wit the Office of
Financial Management (OFM) or another entity within the
Office of the Governor in order to receive state funding?
Reviser's note: The typographical error in the above material occurred in the copy filed by the Attorney General's Office and appears in the Register pursuant to the requirements of RCW 34.08.040.
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