WSR 09-21-040

PERMANENT RULES

GROWTH MANAGEMENT

HEARINGS BOARDS

[ Filed October 13, 2009, 2:49 p.m. , effective November 13, 2009 ]


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

Purpose: The purpose of these amendments to the rules is to reflect the consolidation of the administrative functions of the three growth management hearings boards into a single office. Amendments are needed to provide accurate contact information and clarity as to procedures along with consistency of terminology.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending chapter 242-04 WAC (all sections).

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 36.70A.270(7).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 09-15-153 on July 21, 2009.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: WAC 242-04-050(1) was amended to include "Suite 103" in the address line.

WAC 242-04-050(1) was amended to provide correct e-mail address for the western board.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 14, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 14, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.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 30, 2009.

James J. McNamara

Chair, Rules Committee

Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 09-22 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office