WSR 09-20-019

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed September 28, 2009, 7:59 a.m. , effective October 29, 2009 ]


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

Purpose: Amend WAC 308-100-031 to extend period in which the department may issue a commercial driver's license restricted to operation of a commercial motor vehicle for agribusiness purposes until June 30, 2011.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 308-100-031.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 46.25.140 and 46.01.110.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 09-17-111 on August 18, 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: September 28, 2009.

Walt Fahrer

Rules Coordinator


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 08-16-017, filed 7/25/08)

WAC 308-100-031   Skill and training requirements for commercial driver's license.   ((On or after January 2, 2009,)) An applicant for a commercial driver's license must complete the minimum training requirements specified under WAC 308-100-033, unless waived under RCW 46.25.060(3). The department also may issue a commercial driver's license to an applicant certified by an employer under WAC 308-100-035 as having the skills and training necessary to operate a commercial motor vehicle safely. Until ((January 2, 2010)) June 30, 2011, the department may issue a commercial driver's license that is restricted to the operation of a commercial motor vehicle for agribusiness purposes under WAC 308-100-038 to an applicant who does not otherwise meet the requirements of this section.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110, 46.25.060, and 46.25.140. 08-16-017, 308-100-031, filed 7/25/08, effective 8/25/08.]

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