PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
LABOR AND INDUSTRIES
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 296-30-900 What law controls a claim if a statute is amended after the date of the criminal act?
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 7.68.030.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Amending WAC 296-30-900 changes the date of eligibility in accordance with E2SSB 6504, chapter 122, Laws of 2010. The amendment will allow for the sunset date of July 1, 2015, to eliminate the need for further rule making.
Process for Developing New Rule: Public hearing.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Cletus Nnanabu, Crime Victims Compensation Program Manager, phone (360) 902-5340, P.O. Box 44520, Olympia, WA 98504-4520.
May 18, 2010