LABOR AND INDUSTRIES
Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
Purpose: The department is repealing two sections in chapter 296-155 WAC, Part L. The two sections being repealed are WAC 296-155-526 Crane attached personnel platforms and 296-155-528 Crane or derrick suspended personnel platforms.
These sections should have been repealed in the recent adoption of the Cranes - Phase II filing, which was adopted on December 20, 2011 (WSR 12-01-086). These sections are now covered under the personnel lifting requirements located in WAC 296-155-547 through 296-155-55405.
The department is also changing the title of chapter 296-155 WAC, Part L, from "Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators, and Conveyors" to "Cranes, Rigging, and Personnel Lifting."
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 296-155-526 and 296-155-528.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, and 49.17.060.
Other Authority: Chapter 49.17 RCW.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 12-04-093 on February 1, 2012.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 2; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 2.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 2.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 2.
Date Adopted: April 17, 2012.
DERRICKS, HOISTS, ELEVATORS,
AND CONVEYORS)) RIGGING, AND PERSONNEL LIFTING
The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
|WAC 296-155-526||Crane attached personnel platforms.|
|WAC 296-155-528||Crane or derrick suspended personnel platforms.|