WSR 99-04-006



[ Filed January 21, 1999, 2:28 p.m. ]

The Following Sections are Proposed for Expedited Repeal: WAC 16-228-320 Heptachlor treated grain seed--Definition and 16-228-330 Use and distribution.

Rules Proposed for Expedited Repeal Meet the Following Criteria: Rule is no longer necessary because of changed circumstances.

Any person who objects to the repeal of the rule must file a written objection to the repeal within thirty days after publication of this preproposal statement of inquiry.

Address Your Objection to: Dannie McQueen, Agency Rules Coordinator, Washington State Department of Agriculture, Administrative Regulations Program, P.O. Box 42560, Olympia, WA 98504-2560.

Reason the Expedited Repeal of the Rule is Appropriate: The registration and commercial use of heptachlor was cancelled by the United States Environmental Protection Agency in 1988. The rule is obsolete.

January 21, 1999

Bob Arrington

Assistant Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office