DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING
[Filed May 6, 2020, 10:53 a.m.]
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 308-391-104 Fees related to the uniform commercial code in Washington state.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The law increases fees for Financing Statements, Financing Statement Amendments, UCC1 Financing Statement of 1 or 2 pages, UCC3 Financing Statement Amendments of 1 or 2 pages, and UCC5 Correction Statement of 1 or 2 pages. The department is required to adopt these increases as the fees are set by SSB 6074.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: The department is required to adopt these fee increases, which are set in SSB 6074.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Department of licensing, governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation, and Enforcement: Dee Sharp, 2000 4th Avenue West, Olympia, WA 98502, 360-664-1530.
This notice meets the following criteria to use the expedited adoption process for these rules:
Adopts or incorporates by reference without material change federal statutes or regulations, Washington state statutes, rules of other Washington state agencies, shoreline master programs other than those programs governing shorelines of statewide significance, or, as referenced by Washington state law, national consensus codes that generally establish industry standards, if the material adopted or incorporated regulates the same subject matter and conduct as the adopting or incorporating rule.
Content is explicitly and specifically dictated by statute.
Explanation of the Reason the Agency Believes the Expedited Rule-Making Process is Appropriate: The rule changes fees set in SSB 6074, passed by the 2020 legislature.
THIS RULE IS BEING PROPOSED UNDER AN EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS THAT WILL ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR THE AGENCY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS, PREPARE A SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMIC IMPACT STATEMENT, OR PROVIDE RESPONSES TO THE CRITERIA FOR A SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE RULE. IF YOU OBJECT TO THIS USE OF THE EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS, YOU MUST EXPRESS YOUR OBJECTIONS IN WRITING AND THEY MUST BE SENT TO Dee Sharp, Department of Licensing, 2000 4th Avenue West, Olympia, WA 98502, phone 360-664-1530, email firstname.lastname@example.org, AND RECEIVED BY July 6, 2020.
May 6, 2020
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 16-13-004, filed 6/2/16, effective 7/3/16)
(1) The nonrefundable processing fee for filing and indexing a UCC record is:
fee including surcharge
Financing Statement Amendment
UCC1 Financing Statement (1 or 2 pages)
UCC3 Financing Statement Amendment (1 or 2 pages)
UCC5 Correction Statement (1 or 2 pages)
mail and electronic
(2) UCC search fee. The nonrefundable fee for processing a UCC search request is:
Search by debtor name
Search by file number
Debtor name search with copies
Search held to reflect the filing
UCC11 Search response
UCC11 Search response with copies
Search held to reflect the filing (UCC1 box 7)
(3) The fees for purchase of bulk data are:
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