PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
[Filed May 19, 2021, 9:25 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Property division in dissolution orders.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 41.50.050
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To update and clarify the rules related to property division dissolution orders involving the retirement plan. Updates include the elimination of certain fees.
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 Jilene Siegel, Department of Retirement Systems, P.O. Box 48380, Olympia, WA 98504-8380, phone 360-664-7291, TTY 711, email Rules@drs.wa.gov, website www.drs.wa.gov/rules/.
May 19, 2021