WSR 01-04-035

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR


[ Filed January 31, 2001, 11:13 a.m. ]

January 29, 2001


VIA FIRST CLASS MAIL

R. Gerard Lutz

One Bellevue Center, Suite 1800

411 108th Avenue N.E.

Bellevue, Washington 98004-5584


Re: Appeal pursuant to RCW 34.05.330(3) of the November 17, 2000 denial by the Department of Ecology of that certain Petition for Adoption, Amendment, or Repeal of a State Administrative Rule, dated September 14, 2000, filed by Puget Sound Energy (the "Petition")

Dear Mr. Lutz:


We received a letter this morning from your Oympia office, signed by Tom McDonald, withdrawing the Petition. Accordingly, the Governor issues no ruling and the appeal is dismissed.


Sincerely,

Everett H. Billingslea

General Counsel

cc: Dennis W. Cooper, Code Reviser
Tim Martin, Co-Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Cindy Zehnder, Co-Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Tony Cook, Secretary of the Senate
Tom Fitzsimmons, Director, Department of Ecology

Washington State Code Reviser's Office