WSR 10-21-056

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SECRETARY OF STATE


(Corporations and Charities Division)

[ Filed October 14, 2010, 2:36 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Limited liability partnerships.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 43.07.120, 25.05.903.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Current rules are outdated and conflict with other rules.

Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Pamela Floyd, Corporations and Charities Division, Office of the Secretary of State, P.O. Box 40234, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 725-0310, e-mail Pam.Floyd@sos.wa.gov, fax (360) 586-4989.

October 14, 2010

Steve Excell

Assistant Secretary of State

Washington State Code Reviser's Office