[Filed October 1, 2020, 4:36 p.m., effective November 1, 2020]
Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
Purpose: Remove reference to the Washington coordinate system datum NAD 83 as listed in WAC 332-120-040(2). The reference is outdated and needs to be corrected to be the Washington plane coordinate system as established and designated by chapter 58.20
Citation of Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 332-120-040.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 20-08-047 on March 25, 2020.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at the Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Date Adopted: September 30, 2020.
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 05-13-104, filed 6/17/05, effective 7/18/05)
WAC 332-120-040Monument removal or destruction.
(1) All land boundary survey monuments that are removed or destroyed shall be replaced or witness monuments shall be set to perpetuate the survey point.
(2) A land boundary survey corner shall be referenced to the Washington plane c
ystem ((of 1983
))as established and designated by chapter 58.20 RCW
, prior to removal or destruction. See WAC 332-130-070(2), land boundary survey standards.
An applicant may request a variance from this referencing requirement by so noting in the applicant information section on the permit and providing the justification on the back of the form. The department shall note whether the variance is approved or not approved and shall provide the reason for not approving the request.