WSR 03-02-040

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed December 24, 2002, 9:48 a.m. ]

Date of Adoption: December 24, 2002.

Purpose: Incorporation by reference of the 2002 edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice, the generally recognized national organized standards of real estate appraisal. Incorporation by reference is required because to incorporate the whole text would be unduly cumbersome and expensive.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 308-125-200.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.140.030 (16), (17).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 02-23-045 on November 15, 2002.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

December 24, 2002

Alan E. Rathbun

Assistant Director, BPD

OTS-5956.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 02-03-012, filed 1/4/02, effective 2/4/02)

WAC 308-125-200   Standards of practice.   (1) The standard of practice governing real estate appraisal activities will be the ((2002)) 2003 edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice of the Appraisal Foundation. A copy of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice is available for review and inspection at the office of the Real Estate Appraiser Unit Office, Olympia, Washington. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice is a copyright document. Copy of the full text may be obtained from the Appraisal Foundation at The Appraisal Foundation, P.O. Box 96734, Washington, DC 20090-6734.

(2) Expert review appraisers as defined by RCW 18.140.010(11) while performing expert reviews pursuant to chapter 18.140 RCW are exempt from the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice, Standard 3 review provisions while performing expert reviews for the director.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.140.030 (16), (17). 02-03-012, 308-125-200, filed 1/4/02, effective 2/4/02. Statutory Authority: [RCW 18.140.030 (16), (17) and chapter 18.140 RCW.] 00-23-038, 308-125-200, filed 11/9/00, effective 12/10/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.24.086. 00-04-057, 308-125-200, filed 1/28/00, effective 2/28/00; 99-04-074, 308-125-200, filed 2/2/99, effective 3/5/99; 98-17-083, 308-125-200, filed 8/18/98, effective 9/18/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.140.030. 91-04-074, 308-125-200, filed 2/5/91, effective 3/8/91.]

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