WSR 08-15-100

EXPEDITED RULES

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL


[ Filed July 17, 2008, 3:09 p.m. ]

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 446-10-030 Description of central and field organizations of the Washington state patrol.

NOTICE

THIS RULE IS BEING PROPOSED UNDER AN EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS THAT WILL ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR THE AGENCY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS, PREPARE A SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMIC IMPACT STATEMENT, OR PROVIDE RESPONSES TO THE CRITERIA FOR A SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE RULE. IF YOU OBJECT TO THIS USE OF THE EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS, YOU MUST EXPRESS YOUR OBJECTIONS IN WRITING AND THEY MUST BE SENT TO Ms. Gretchen Dolan, Washington State Patrol, P.O. Box 42631, Olympia, WA 98504-2631 , AND RECEIVED BY September 22, 2008.


Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Revisions are needed to update contact information.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 42.56.040.

Name of Proponent:

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Ms. Gretchen Dolan, General Administration Building, P.O. Box 42631, Olympia, WA 98504-2631, (360) 596-4137.

July 10, 2008

John R. Batiste

Chief

OTS-1763.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 07-04-039, filed 1/30/07, effective 3/2/07)

WAC 446-10-030   Description of central and field organizations of the Washington state patrol.   (1) The Washington state patrol is a law enforcement agency. The Washington state patrol is headquartered in the General Administration Building, 210 - 11th Avenue S.W., Olympia, Washington 98504. The department has eight district headquarters with working addresses as follows:

District I - 2502 112th Street East, Tacoma 98445-5104
District II - 2803 - 156th Avenue S. E., Bellevue 98007
District III - 2715 Rudkin Road, Union Gap 98903
District IV - West 6403 Rowand Road, Spokane 99204-5300
District V - 11018 N.E. 51st Circle, Vancouver 98682-3812
District VI - 2822 Euclid Avenue, Wenatchee 98801-5916
District VII - 2700 116th Street N.E., Marysville 98271-9425
District VIII - 4811 Werner Road, Bremerton 98312-3333

(2) Any person wishing to request access to public records of the Washington state patrol, or seeking assistance in making such a request, shall contact the public records officer of the Washington state patrol:


Public Records Officer

Washington State Patrol

P.O. Box 42631

Olympia, WA 98504

Phone: ((360-753-5467)) 360-596-4137

Fax: ((360-753-0234)) 360-596-4153

E-mail: pubrecs@wsp.wa.gov


Information is also available at the Washington state patrol's web site at http://www.wsp.wa.gov/.

(3) The public records officer shall oversee compliance with the act, but another Washington state patrol staff member may process the request. Therefore, these rules shall refer to the public records officer "or designee." The public records officer or designee and the Washington state patrol shall provide the "fullest assistance" to requestors; create and maintain for use by the public and Washington state patrol officials an index to public records of the Washington state patrol; ensure that public records are protected from damage or disorganization; and prevent fulfilling public records requests from causing excessive interference with essential functions of the Washington state patrol.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 42.56.040 through 46.56.570 [42.56.570]. 07-04-039, 446-10-030, filed 1/30/07, effective 3/2/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 42.17.250. 95-24-041, 446-10-030, filed 11/30/95, effective 12/31/95; 79-04-037 (Order 79-2), 446-10-030, filed 3/23/79.]

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