WSR 06-18-069

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed September 5, 2006, 9:11 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amendments to chapter 196-12 WAC, Registered professional engineers.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 18.43.035.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: As part of an effort to better organize existing and future rules under the existing chapter that pertain to the professional practice of engineers.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Comments may be submitted through regular mail, phone, fax, or e-mail to George A. Twiss, Executive Director, P.O. Box 9025, Olympia, WA 98507-9025, phone (360) 664-1575, fax (360) 664-2551, e-mail engineers@dol.wa.gov.

September 5, 2006

George A. Twiss

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office