WSR 00-24-137

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

OFFICE OF THE

STATE TREASURER

[ Filed December 6, 2000, 11:49 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: State Finance Committee -- Rules for the certificate of participation financing program.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 39.94 RCW.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Rules are necessary and appropriate for the implementation of policies and procedures in the administration of chapter 39.94 RCW.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study, with input from participants in financing program.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Primary contact Gretchen D. Gale, Legal Counsel, (360) 902-9093 or alternate contact Allan Martin, Deputy Treasurer, (360) 902-9007; at P.O. Box 40200, Olympia, WA 98504.

December 6, 2000

Gretchen D. Gale

Legal Counsel

Washington State Code Reviser's Office