WSR 06-24-032

PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed November 29, 2006, 4:37 p.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 06-21-109.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 06-13-054.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: The board of registration for architects is proposing changes to WAC 308-12-010 State board of registration for architects, 308-12-025 Application for examination, 308-12-050 Registration by reciprocity, 308-12-081 The seal, 308-12-115 Definitions, and 308-12-320 Renewal of license.

The board is proposing adding WAC 308-12-111 Board member rules of conduct -- Activities incompatible with public duties -- Financial interests in transactions, 308-12-180 Brief adjudicative proceedings, and 308-12-190 Records required for the brief adjudicative proceeding.

The board is proposing the repeal of WAC 308-12-210 Application of brief adjudicative proceedings and 308-12-220 Preliminary record in brief adjudicative proceedings.

Hearing Location(s): Radisson Hotel Gateway Seattle-Tacoma Airport, 18118 International Boulevard, Seattle, WA 98118, phone (206) 219-6722, on December 6, 2006, at 7:00 p.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: December 19, 2006.

Submit Written Comments to: Written comments were already solicited for original hearing date scheduled for November 29, 2006.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Elizabeth Stancil, TTY (360) 664-8885 or (360) 664-6597.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: To add clarity to rule language and to reflect a current course of the profession.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.96.060 Board -- Rules -- Quorum -- Hearings.

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 18.96.060 Board -- Rules -- Quorum -- Hearings.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: Department of licensing, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Brett W. Lorentson, 405 Black Lake Boulevard S.W., Olympia, WA 98501-9045, (360) 664-1576; Implementation: Lorin Doyle, 405 Black Lake Boulevard S.W., Olympia, WA 98501-9045, (360) 664-1387; and Enforcement: Joe Vincent, Jr., 405 Black Lake Boulevard S.W., Olympia, WA 98501-9045, (360) 664-1386.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. These rules do not disproportionately affect small business.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. The department of licensing is not one of the named agencies that must comply with this statute.

November 29, 2006

Joe Vincent, Jr.

Administrator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office