WSR 07-03-021

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

BOARD OF REGISTRATION FOR

PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS

[ Filed January 5, 2007, 11:21 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 196-33 WAC, Rules of professional practice for licensees designing on-site wastewater treatment systems.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 18.210 RCW.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Revise chapter 196-33 WAC to better define the language regarding the professional practice for licensees designing on-site systems.

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.

January 5, 2007

George A. Twiss

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office