PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING
[Filed March 19, 2019, 10:23 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-12 WAC, Architects.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 18.08.340
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Changes are necessary for the new system upgrade and anticipated updates to chapter 18.08
RCW. Updates to application language will clarify various application requirements to ensure applicants are qualified to be licensed and remove the current linear process. New language will be added to align all signature requirements, including electronic, with those of other design programs regulated by the regulatory boards section.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Interested parties may send in their comments by mail, phone, fax, or email.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Julie Konnersman, P.O. Box 9025, phone 360-664-1507, fax 360-596-7098, TTY 711, email email@example.com, web site https://www.dol.wa.gov/business/architects/.
March 19, 2019