WSR 97-15-143




[Filed July 23, 1997, 10:48 a.m.]

Continuance of WSR 97-14-111.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 97-02-095.

Title of Rule: Chapter 296-46 WAC, Electrical standards and administrative rules and chapter 296-401 WAC, Certification of competency for journeyman electricians.

Purpose: To announce an additional public hearing in Spokane on August 27, 1997.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 19.28.060 and 19.28.065.

Statute Being Implemented: Chapter 19.28 RCW.

Summary: See original CR-102 filed on July 2, 1997.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: See original CR-102 filed on July 2, 1997.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Janet Lewis, 7273 Linderson Way, Tumwater, WA, (360) 902-5376; Implementation and Enforcement: Ernie LaPalm, 7273 Linderson Way, Tumwater, WA, (360) 902-5495.

Name of Proponent: Department of Labor and Industries, governmental.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Hearing Location: Department of Labor and Industries, Spokane Regional Office, Conference Room #4, Third Floor, 901 North Monroe, Spokane, WA, on August 27, 1997, at 1:30 p.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact George Huffman by August 18, 1997, (360) 902-6411.

Submit Written Comments to: Department of Labor and Industries, Attention: Janet Lewis, Chief Electrical Inspector, P.O. Box 44460, Olympia, WA 98504-4460, by no later than September 3, 1997, 5:00 p.m.

In addition to written comments, the department will accept comments submitted to FAX (360) 902-5292. Comments submitted by FAX must be ten pages or less.

Date of Intended Adoption: November 11, 1997.

July 22, 1997

Dorette M. Markham


for Gary Moore


Legislature Code Reviser


Washington State Code Reviser's Office