PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
[Filed November 12, 2019, 10:07 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Zero emission vehicle charging and refueling infrastructure program.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: E2SHB 2042 section 3 amends RCW 47.04.350
to expand the electric vehicle infrastructure program to include hydrogen fueling stations.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: RCW 47.04.350
was amended to expand the electric vehicle infrastructure program to include hydrogen fueling stations.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: Coordinating with stakeholders including Washington state departments of commerce, ecology, and enterprise services.
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 Tonia Buell, Washington State Department of Transportation, Innovative Partnerships, P.O. Box 47395 Olympia, WA 98504-7395, phone 360-705-7439, email email@example.com, website www.wsdot.wa.gov.
November 12, 2019
Kara Larsen, Director
and Legal Services