PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
FISH AND WILDLIFE
[Filed June 13, 2019, 11:49 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: The department is considering amendments to shellfish and marine fish recreational fishing rules.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department is considering amendments to shellfish and marine fish recreational fishing rules to provide fishing opportunity, to address conservation objectives, and to simplify rules.
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 43152, Olympia, WA 98501, phone 360-902-22403 [360-902-2403], fax 360-902-2403 [360-902-2162], email Rules.Coordinator@dfw.wa.gov.
June 13, 2019