WSR 06-19-095

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

PUBLIC DISCLOSURE COMMISSION


[ Filed September 19, 2006, 2:59 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Title 390 WAC, amend the personal financial affairs disclosure forms implementing RCW 42.17.241 (PDC forms F-1 and F-1A).

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 42.17.370 and 42.17.241 (1)(n).

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Rule amendments to WAC 390-24-010 and 390-24-020 are needed to make the reporting forms consistent with WAC 390-24-201 Report of compensation by limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, limited liability companies, and similar entities.

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

Process for Developing New Rule: At its meeting on October 31, 2006, the commission is expected to discuss and possibly approve draft language for amending WAC 390-24-010 and 390-24-020. Public comment on amendments to the personal financial affairs statement and the F-1 supplement page will be welcome at this meeting. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments by October 30, 2006, to Doug Ellis, Public Disclosure Commission, P.O. Box 40908, Olympia, WA 98504-0908. Written comments provided by Friday, October 20, 2006, will be provided to commissioners in advance of the meeting.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting the Public Disclosure Commission Assistant Director, Doug Ellis at Washington State Public Disclosure Commission, P.O. Box 40908, Olympia, WA 98504-0908, (360) 664-2735, toll free 1-877-601-2828, e-mail dellis@pdc.wa.gov.

September 19, 2006

Vicki Rippie

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office