WSR 08-18-070

EXPEDITED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


[ Filed September 2, 2008, 2:53 p.m. ]

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 16-390-060 What are the fees for inspecting beans, peas, lentils, hay and straw?

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 Teresa Norman, Washington State Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 42560, Olympia, WA 98504-2560 , AND RECEIVED BY November 4, 2008.


Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: This proposal is the result of the department's ongoing commitment to review and revise its rules, when necessary, as mandated by Executive Order 97-02. The purpose of this rule is to update the WAC references cited in WAC 16-390-060 What are the fees for inspecting beans, peas, lentils and straw? The citations that are referenced in the WAC are out of date and must be updated with the current references. No substantive changes are made to WAC 16-390-060.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: The WAC references cited in WAC 16-390-060 must be updated so that interested parties may easily find the information cited in the WAC.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 15.17.030 and chapter 34.05 RCW.

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 15.17.030.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: Washington state department of agriculture, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Jim Quigley, Program Manager, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 902-1833.

September 2, 2008

Dennis Hannapel

Assistant Director

OTS-1869.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 04-11-078, filed 5/18/04, effective 6/18/04)

WAC 16-390-060   ((What are the)) Fees for inspecting beans, peas, lentils, hay and straw((?)).   Inspection fees for beans, peas, lentils, hay, and straw are found in the following rule sections:

((WAC Section Title
WAC 16-239-071 Straight time rate.
WAC 16-239-0902 Fees for official sampling and inspecting without weighing and fees for official sampling only.
WAC 16-239-0904 Fees for other official weighing services.
WAC 16-239-0905 Fees for inspection of submitted samples.
WAC 16-239-0906 Fees for factor analysis.
WAC 16-239-0909 Fees for other stowage examination services.
WAC 16-401-023 Schedule of fees and charges -- Establishing hourly rates.))

Beans, Peas, Lentils
WAC Section Title
16-240-010 Definitions.
16-240-020 Washington state grain and commodity service points.
16-240-030 Commodities covered by chapter 22.09 RCW.
16-240-032 Grades and standards adopted by Washington state.
16-240-034 Service requests.
16-240-036 Permanent staffing requests.
16-240-038 Revenue minimum.
16-240-040 Official commercial inspection services.
16-240-042 Payment of fees and charges.
16-240-044 GIPSA, FGIS scale authorization.
16-240-046 Straight time rate.
16-240-048 Rates for working outside established business hours (overtime).
16-240-050 Calculating travel time, mileage and per diem.
16-240-052 Fees for stowage examination.
16-240-054 Service cancellation fee.
16-240-060 WSDA grain program fees for service.
16-240-080 Fees for services under the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946.
16-240-090 Fees for other services performed by WSDA.

Hay, Straw
WAC Section Title
16-470-900 Schedule of fees and charges -- Billing policies and procedures.
16-470-912 Schedule of fees and charges -- Applicable fees and charges.

[Statutory Authority: Chapters 15.17, 34.05 RCW, and 2003 1st sp.s. c 25. 04-11-078, 16-390-060, filed 5/18/04, effective 6/18/04.]

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