WSR 01-09-024




[ Filed April 10, 2001, 10:27 a.m. ]

In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of Policy and Interpretive Statements issued by the department for March 2001. If you have questions or need additional information, please call (360) 902-4216.

Specialty Compliance Services Division

Specialty Compliance Policy #01-01 "Manufactured/Mobile Home Work Exempted from Permit," is a new policy developed to clarify for consumers, homeowners, and compliance inspectors alteration work done on manufactured/mobile homes that are exempt from permit and inspection. This policy was issued on March 7, 2001.

Contact Candy Peppard, Mailstop 4440, phone (360) 902-5245.

Patrick Woods

Assistant Director

WISHA Services Division

WISHA Interpretative Memorandum (WIIM) #97-7-H, "Definition of Agriculture for WISHA Purposes," is repealed. This policy provided guidance to WISHA staff in the appropriate application of the standards in light of changes to the definition of agricultural activities made during the 1997 legislative session. The policy is no longer necessary since its substance was incorporated into the agricultural standard, chapter 296-307 WAC. This policy was repealed on January 5, 2001.

Contact Marcia Benn, Mailstop 44648, phone (360) 902-5503.

Michael Silverstein

Assistant Director

Christine Swanson

Legislative and Governmental

Affairs Offices

Washington State Code Reviser's Office