WSR 07-01-032

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed December 12, 2006, 10:12 a.m. , effective February 15, 2007 ]


Effective Date of Rule: February 15, 2007.

Purpose: The reason for the fee change is that higher fees were being collected for conducting background searches on existing licenses to comply with the Federal Anti Terrorism and Prevention Act. The implementation of the act will be completed on February 15, 2007.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 308-18-150.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Private security guards, chapter 18.170 RCW.

Other Authority: Federal Anti Terrorism and Prevention Act 2004.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 06-21-033 on October 10, 2006.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.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: December 12, 2006.

Ralph Osgood

Assistant Director

OTS-9212.2


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 05-24-121, filed 12/7/05, effective 1/9/06)

WAC 308-18-150   Private security guard company, private security guard, and armed private security guard fees.   Licenses issued to private security guard companies and private security guards expire one year from the date of issuance and must be renewed each year. The fees are as follows:

Title of Fee Fee
Private security guard company/principal:
Application/includes first examination $((300.00)) 350.00
Reexamination 25.00
License renewal 300.00
Late renewal with penalty 400.00
Change of principal/includes first examination 100.00
Principal armed endorsement 10.00
Private security guard:
Original license ((82.00)) 85.00
Armed endorsement 10.00
Transfer fee ((20.00)) 25.00
Licensees with inactive licenses are not required to pay late renewal penalty fees.
((Unarmed)) License renewal ((with current WSP*)) ((70.00)) 55.00
((Unarmed license renewal without current WSP* 100.00))
Note: ((A current WSP means that a background check was completed by the security guard licensing unit within the last twelve months. You will be billed according to this status.)) License renewals without a Federal Bureau of Investigation background check will be required to pay additional background check fees.
((Unarmed)) License late renewal with penalty. Late fee is not due if submitting a renewal with a transfer or rehire application. ((120.00)) 70.00
((Armed license renewal 40.00
Armed license late renewal with penalty 45.00))
Certified trainer endorsement examination/reexamination 25.00
Certified trainer endorsement renewal 15.00
Duplicate license 10.00

[Statutory Authority: Chapter 18.170 RCW and Federal Anti-Terrorism and Prevention Act 2004. 05-24-121, 308-18-150, filed 12/7/05, effective 1/9/06. Statutory Authority: Chapter 18.170 RCW. 04-12-023, 308-18-150, filed 5/26/04, effective 7/1/04. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.24.086 and chapter 18.170 RCW. 02-07-068, 308-18-150, filed 3/18/02, effective 7/1/02. Statutory Authority: Chapter 18.170 RCW. 98-24-045, 308-18-150, filed 11/25/98, effective 1/1/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.170.180(1), 43.24.086 and 34.05.482. 97-17-050, 308-18-150, filed 8/15/97, effective 9/15/97. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.170 [18.170.180](1). 93-11-025, 308-18-150, filed 5/7/93, effective 7/1/93. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.170.180. 91-22-112, 308-18-150, filed 11/6/91, effective 12/7/91.]

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