WSR 00-16-124

EMERGENCY RULES

TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT BOARD


[ Filed August 2, 2000, 10:20 a.m. ]

Date of Adoption: July 28, 2000.

Purpose: The emergency rules shown below are being revised to update current language and provide needed language to reflect the current procedures of the TIB programs.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 479-05-190 and 479-14-130.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 47.26 RCW.

Under RCW 34.05.350 the agency for good cause finds that immediate adoption, amendment, or repeal of a rule is necessary for the preservation of the public health, safety, or general welfare, and that observing the time requirements of notice and opportunity to comment upon adoption of a permanent rule would be contrary to the public interest.

Reasons for this Finding: [No information supplied by agency.]

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Immediately.

July 31, 2000

Dan Rude

Deputy Director

Transportation Improvement Board

WAC Rule Changes
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 99-24-038, filed 11/23/99, effective 12/24/99)

WAC 479-05-190
Indirect costs.

Indirect costs incurred by an agency for common or joint objectives which include an authorized board funded project, and which are not included in those direct costs set forth and defined in WAC 479-05-190, shall be eligible for board fund participation on a particular project at the agency's approved rate, to a maximum of 60% if it has been computed based on OMB Circular A-87. If the agency does not have an approved rate, the (a) rate shall not (to) exceed ten percent of direct labor costs.

[Statutory Authority: Chapters 47.26 and 47.66 RCW. 99-24-038, 479-05-190, filed 11/23/99, effective 12/24/99.]

Reviser's note: The typographical error in the above section occurred in the copy filed by the agency and appears in the Register pursuant to the requirements of RCW 34.08.040.
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 99-24-038, filed 11/23/99, effective 12/24/99)

WAC 479-14-130
Apportionment of funds to transportation partnership program regions.

Of the funds in the program, forty percent will be allocated to projects on a state-wide basis and then, at least fifteen percent will be allocated to projects in the East region, at least fifteen percent to projects in the West region, and approximately thirty percent to projects in the Puget Sound region.

Regionally significant transportation projects submitted for funding by the TIB and approved by the Legislature are exempt from the regional distribution formula.

[Statutory Authority: Chapters 47.26 and 47.66 RCW. 99-24-038, 479-14-130, filed 11/23/99, effective 12/24/99.]

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