FISH AND WILDLIFE
[Filed February 19, 2019, 12:26 p.m.]
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Amend WAC 220-101-030 Description of department organization, to update the correct address listed in the rule.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The purpose of the rule is to provide the correct physical address of the southwest Washington - Region 5 office.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: The southwest Washington Region 5 recently moved locations from 2108 Grand Boulevard, Vancouver, WA to 5525 South 11th Street, Ridgefield, WA.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Washington state department of fish and wildlife (WDFW), governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting and Implementation: Scott Bird, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98501, 360-902-2403; and Enforcement: Steve Bear, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98501, 360-902-2373.
This notice meets the following criteria to use the expedited adoption process for these rules:
Corrects typographical errors, make address or name changes, or clarify language of a rule without changing its effect.
Explanation of the Reason the Agency Believes the Expedited Rule-Making Process is Appropriate: Based on the rationale of RCW 34.05.053
[34.05.353] (1)(c), the department believes that an expedited rule-making process is appropriate because the proposed rules only correct typographical errors, make address or name changes, or clarify language of a rule without changing its effect.
THIS RULE IS BEING PROPOSED UNDER AN EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS THAT WILL ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR THE AGENCY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS, PREPARE A SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMIC IMPACT STATEMENT, OR PROVIDE RESPONSES TO THE CRITERIA FOR A SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE RULE. IF YOU OBJECT TO THIS USE OF THE EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS, YOU MUST EXPRESS YOUR OBJECTIONS IN WRITING AND THEY MUST BE SENT TO Scott Bird, Rules Coordinator, WDFW, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98501, phone 360-902-2403, fax 360-902-2155, email email@example.com, AND RECEIVED BY April 30, 2019.
February 19, 2019
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 17-05-112, filed 2/15/17, effective 3/18/17)
WAC 220-101-030Description of department organization.
The department's central office is located at 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98501-1091. The mailing address of the department's central office is P.O. Box 43200, Olympia, WA 98504-3200. The department's telephone number is 360-902-2200. The fax number is 360-902-2156.
The department has other offices, including six regional offices, as follows:
Eastern Washington - Region 1 Office
2315 North Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216-1566
North Central Washington - Region 2 Office
1550 Alder Street N.W.
Ephrata, WA 98823-9699
South Central Washington - Region 3 Office
1701 South 24th Avenue
Yakima, WA 98902-5720
North Puget Sound - Region 4 Office
16018 Mill Creek Boulevard
Mill Creek, WA 98012-1541
Southwest Washington - Region 5 Office
((2108 Grand Boulevard
Vancouver, WA 98661))
5525 S. 11th Street
Ridgefield, WA 98642
Coastal Washington - Region 6 Office
48 Devonshire Road
Montesano, WA 98563
Current contact information is also available at the department's web site at http://wdfw.wa.gov.