WSR 00-16-118

EXPEDITED ADOPTION

SECRETARY OF STATE


[ Filed August 2, 2000, 10:03 a.m. ]

Title of Rule: Limited partnership filings -- Centralized system.

Purpose: Change of physical address.

Other Identifying Information: WAC 434-55-015.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapters 25.10, 43.07 RCW.

Statute Being Implemented: Chapter 25.10 RCW.

Summary: Correction of office address.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Technical changes needed to reflect proper address.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Hans Dettling, 505 East Union, Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 586-0393; Implementation and Enforcement: Office of the Secretary of State.

Name of Proponent: Office of the Secretary of State, governmental.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: Change of physical office address since the Corporations Division is moving to the James M. Dolliver Building.

Proposal does not change existing rules. Only technical correction of physical office.

NOTICE

THIS RULE IS BEING PROPOSED TO BE ADOPTED USING AN EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS THAT WILL ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR THE AGENCY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS, PREPARE A SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMIC IMPACT STATEMENT, OR PROVIDE RESPONSES TO THE CRITERIA FOR A SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE RULE. IF YOU OBJECT TO THIS RULE BEING ADOPTED USING THE EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS, YOU MUST EXPRESS YOUR OBJECTIONS IN WRITING AND THEY MUST BE SENT TO Hans Dettling, Corporations Division, Office of the Secretary of State, P.O. Box 40234, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 586-0393, fax (360) 664-8781, TDD (360) 753-1485 , AND RECEIVED BY October 3, 2000.


August 1, 2000

Tracy Guerin

Deputy Secretary of State


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 94-19-003, filed 9/8/94, effective 10/9/94)

WAC 434-55-015
Official address and telephone number.

(1) Effective October 1, 1982, limited partnership filings under chapter 25.10 RCW are to be made at the Corporations Division of the Office of the Secretary of State, Olympia, Washington, rather than at the offices of the respective county clerks.

(2) The address for all correspondence is the Corporations Division, Office of the Secretary of State, P.O. Box 40234, Olympia, WA 98504-0234.

(3) In-person transactions may be made at the Corporations Division, ((505 E. Union, Second Floor)) 801 Capitol Way S, Olympia, Washington. There is an expedited in-person fee of twenty dollars for single or multiple transactions within each filing.

(4) The telephone number is (360) 753-7115 or (360) 753-7120. Callers will hear a menu system of prerecorded messages. Direct access to an information officer is available by pressing the appropriate number.

[Statutory Authority: Chapter 25.10 RCW. 94-19-003, 434-55-015, filed 9/8/94, effective 10/9/94. Statutory Authority: RCW 25.10.610 and 1987 c 55. 87-17-002 (Order 87-04), 434-55-015, filed 8/6/87. Statutory Authority: RCW 25.10.600 - 25.10.610, 1982 c 35 187(2), 191 and 193. 82-20-075 (Order 82-7), 434-55-015, filed 10/6/82.]

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