PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
FISH AND WILDLIFE
[Filed November 5, 2018, 4:21 p.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amending current notice requirements for testing commercial fishing gear.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department seeks to clarify the requirements for notifying department law enforcement officers about testing commercial fishing gear.
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 Scott Bird, P.O. Box 43153, Olympia, WA 98501, phone 360-902-2403, fax 360-902-2155, email Rules.Coordinator@dfw.wa.gov.
November 5, 2018