WSR 00-05-049



[ Filed February 14, 2000, 10:55 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 00-01-154.

Title of Rule: Chapter 308-93 WAC, General provisions for registration of vessels.

Purpose: 1. To meet the criteria set forth in Governor Locke's Executive Order 97-02.

2. To clarify rules and help make them more comprehensible.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 88.02.100.

Summary: Repealing WAC 308-93-165 Other numbers prohibited and amending WAC 308-93-650 Title purpose only.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Meeting criteria supporting Governor Locke's Executive Order 97-02.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Patrick J. Zlateff, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, 902-3718; Implementation and Enforcement: Evelyn Barker, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, 902-3680.

Name of Proponent:

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: The anticipated effects will be a clarification of the above mentioned requirements.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Clarify sections needed and repeal those no longer required.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. A small business economic impact statement is not required pursuant to RCW 19.85.030 (1)(a). The proposed rule making does not impose more than a minor cost on businesses in an industry.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption. The contents of the proposed rules are explicitly and specifically dictated by statute.

Hearing Location: Highways-Licenses Building, Conference Room 107, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98507, on March 22, 2000, at 11:00 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Patrick J. Zlateff by March 22, 2000, TDD (360) 664-8885, or (360) 902-3718.

Submit Written Comments to: Patrick J. Zlateff, Rules Coordinator, Title and Registration Services, P.O. Box 2957, Olympia, WA 98507-2957, fax (360) 664-0831, by March 21, 2000.

Date of Intended Adoption: April 18, 2000.

February 14, 2000

Deborah McCurley, Administrator

Title and Registration Services


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order TL-RG-19, filed 11/19/85)

WAC 308-93-650
Title purpose only.

((Nothing in chapter 88.02 RCW or chapter 308-93 WAC shall be construed to prevent any person entitled thereto from securing)) Can I obtain a certificate of ownership for my vessel without securing a vessel registration number and decal? Yes, you may obtain a certificate of ((title upon)) ownership for a vessel without securing a ((certificate of)) registration number and vessel decal ((when, in the judgment of the director of licensing, it is proper to do so)).

[Statutory Authority: 1985 c 258. 85-23-066 (Order TL-RG-19), 308-93-650, filed 11/19/85. Statutory Authority: RCW 88.02.100 and 88.02.070. 84-11-060 (Order TL/RG-1), 308-93-650, filed 5/18/84.]



     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 308-93-165 Other numbers prohibited.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office