WSR 06-24-126

INTERPRETIVE STATEMENT

OFFICE OF MINORITY AND

WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISES

[ Filed December 6, 2006, 9:56 a.m. ]

Date: December 6, 2006.

Subject: Signature of applicant business owners (WSC [WAC] 326-20-115) - Use of declaration by business owners.

Applications submitted to the office, including the application for certification, application for recertification, and the annual update may be signed by the owner(s) of the applicant business, using a declaration made under penalty of perjury according to the laws of the state of Washington. A declaration that is substantially in the form as authorized by RCW 9A.72.085 is adequate to comply with WAC 326-20-115 Signatures of applicant business owners.

Interested persons may obtain a copy of this interpretative statement by contacting Tammi Hazlitt, Public Records Officer, Office of Minority and Women's Business Enterprises, 406 South Water Street, direct 1-360-753-9691, toll free 1-866-208-1064, e-mail thazlitt@omwbe.wa.gov.

Carolyn Crowson

Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office