WSR 09-10-072

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

LABOR AND INDUSTRIES

[ Filed May 5, 2009, 11:38 a.m. , effective June 5, 2009 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: In 1961, the department adopted rules for heating installations. These rules are out-of-date and no longer used. Installation requirements can now be found in chapter 296-46B WAC and must meet the requirements of the NEC. Therefore, we are repealing the rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 296-43-010 Heating cables -- General, 296-43-020 Heating cables -- Maximum wattage and temperature, 296-43-030 Heating cables -- Permissible installation methods in buildings, 296-43-040 Heating cables -- Thermal insulation, 296-43-050 Heating cables -- Elements installed in tanks, troughs, or pipe lines containing liquids, 296-43-060 Heating element in soil or sand, and 296-43-070 Heating element imbedded in driveways.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 19.28 RCW.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 09-06-083 on March 3, 2009.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 7.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 7.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 7.

Date Adopted: May 5, 2009.

Judy Schurke

Director

OTS-2162.2


REPEALER
     The following chapter of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 296-43-010 Heating cables -- General.
WAC 296-43-020 Heating cables -- Maximum wattage and temperature.
WAC 296-43-030 Heating cables -- Permissible installation methods in buildings.
WAC 296-43-040 Heating cables -- Thermal insulation.
WAC 296-43-050 Heating cables -- Elements installed in tanks, troughs, or pipe lines containing liquids.
WAC 296-43-060 Heating element in soil or sand.
WAC 296-43-070 Heating element imbedded in driveways.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office