WSR 06-15-060

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed July 12, 2006, 2:43 p.m. , effective August 12, 2006 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: This proposal is to correct a mistake in the citing of an RCW. The effect of this change will be to correct the use of the wrong statute.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 308-56A-270.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 46.16.010.

Other Authority: RCW 9A.04.110.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 06-10-014 on April 24, 20065 [2006].

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: July 7, 2006.

Liz Luce

Director

OTS-8774.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 03-08-055, filed 3/31/03, effective 5/1/03)

WAC 308-56A-270   Forms of signature.   (1) What forms of signature are acceptable to the department? The department will accept:

(a) The signature of an individual in the same form as the name appears on the application or on the certificate of ownership.

(b) The signature containing initials corresponding to the first letter of the given name(s).

(c) The signature containing a given name(s) corresponding to the initials.

(d) Common nicknames such as Bob for Robert, Jim for James, Betty for Elizabeth, etc.

(e) The signature, any memorandum, signature stamp, mark or sign made with the intent to authenticate an application for certificate of ownership or registration of any person ((provided in RCW 9A.04.110(23))).

(2) What form of signature is required for business owned vehicles? Signatures for business owned vehicles must include:

(a) The name of the business or a commonly accepted abbreviation for the business;

(b) The signature of the person authorized to sign on behalf of the business as stated in subsection (1) of this section; and

(c) The title or position of that person.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110. 03-08-055, 308-56A-270, filed 3/31/03, effective 5/1/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110, 46.12.101, 88.02.070. 02-01-123, 308-56A-270, filed 12/19/01, effective 1/19/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110. 99-08-065, 308-56A-270, filed 4/5/99, effective 5/6/99; Order MV 208, 308-56A-270, filed 7/31/74.]

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