SECRETARY OF STATE
[Filed June 4, 2019, 12:33 p.m.]
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Repeal of WAC related to electronic authentication.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Repeal of chapter 434-180 WAC and amendment of WAC 434-112-010 to remove reference to the WAC chapter and to related RCW that was repealed during the 2019 legislative session.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: The underlying statute was repealed by the passage of HB 1908, codified as chapter 132, Laws of 2019.
Statute Being Implemented: Repeal of the Electronic Authentication Act, chapter 19.34
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Scott Douglas, governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation, and Enforcement: Patrick Reed, 801 Capitol Way South, Olympia, WA 98504, 360-725-0358.
This notice meets the following criteria to use the expedited repeal process for these rules:
The statute on which the rule is based has been repealed and has not been replaced by another statute providing statutory authority for the rule.
Explanation of the Reason the Agency Believes the Expedited Rule-Making Process is Appropriate: Passage of chapter 132, Laws of 2019, repealing chapter 19.34
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 Patrick Reed, Office of the Secretary of State, 801 Capitol Way South, Olympia, WA 98504, phone 360-725-0358, email Patrick.email@example.com, AND RECEIVED BY August 5, 2019.
June 4, 2019
Assistant Secretary of State
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 15-22-047, filed 10/29/15, effective 1/1/16)
WAC 434-112-010Services provided by the corporations and charities division.
The corporations and charities division provides the following services:
(1) Filing business records under chapters 18.100
, 23.78, 23.86, 23.90
RCW, and Titles 23B
RCW, and chapter 176, Laws of 2015;
(2) Filing nonprofit organization records under Title 24
RCW and chapter 176, Laws of 2015;
(3) Filing charities program registrations under chapters 19.09
RCW and 434-120 WAC;
(4) Filing trademark registration records under chapters 19.77
RCW and 434-12 WAC;
(5) ((Certification authority licensing under chapters 19.34 RCW and 434-180 WAC;
)) Filing registration records of international student exchange programs under chapters 19.166
RCW and 434-166 WAC;
Agent for service of process on nonresident motorists under RCW 46.64.040
Agent for service of process on defendants in actions for recovery of damages for motor vehicle theft, as authorized by RCW 9A.56.078
(((10)))(9) Agent for service of process for those entities and under those circumstances listed in section 1411(4), chapter 176, Laws of 2015;
Filing registration records of state registered domestic partnerships under chapter 26.60
RCW and RCW 43.07.400
The following chapter of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
Scope and purpose of chapter.
Application for license as a certification authority.
Designation of confidential information.
Issuance of license or renewal.
Certification of operative personnel.
Qualification of newly designated operative personnel.
Recognition of foreign licenses.
Revocation or suspension of license.
Summary suspension of license.
Technical assistance program.
Criteria for determining penalty amounts.
Recovery against suitable guaranty.
Form of certificates.
Recordkeeping and retention.
Certification authority disclosure records.
Certification practice statements.
Suspension or revocation of a certificate by the secretary.
Regional services for certificate suspension.
Procedure upon discontinuance of business.
Recognition of repositories.
Revocation of recognition of a repository.
Trustworthy system for recognized repositories.
Contract for secretary of state repository publication.
Publication by the secretary of state.
Procedure upon discontinuance of business as repository.
Application for adjudicative proceedings.
Appointment of administrative law judge—Designation of procedural rules.
Pleadings in digital form.
Service of process on the secretary.
Stay of summary suspension.
Review of orders regarding stay.
Adjudicative proceedings—Appearance and practice before the secretary—Who may appear.
Brief adjudicative proceeding regarding certificate suspension.