WSR 07-16-057

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION


[ Filed July 26, 2007, 10:04 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Establishment of toll rates for SR 167 HOT lanes pilot project.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 47.56.403.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Establishment of toll rates as directed by statute.

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 by contacting David Pope, Washington State Department of Transportation, Tolls Policy and Planning Manager, 3214 50th Street Court N.W., Suite 302, Gig Harbor, WA 98335-8583, e-mail poped@wsdot.wa.gov, phone (253) 534-4673, fax (253) 534-4679.

July 26, 2007

Reema Griffith

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office