WSR 10-15-054

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed July 15, 2010, 7:24 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: To establish and clarify the qualifications for licensed home inspector instructors providing the required forty hours of field training for applicants seeking licensure as home inspectors.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 280.060 [18.280] RCW, Home inspectors.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This rule would address the required qualifications for licensed home inspector instructors who provide the forty hours of field training to applicants seeking licensure under chapter 18.280 RCW, the law relating to licensing of home inspectors.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Rhonda Myers, P.O. Box 9021, Olympia, WA 98507-9021, phone (360) 664-6497, fax (360) 586-0998, e-mail rmyers@dol.wa.gov.

July 15, 2010

Walt Fahrer

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office