WSR 97-07-068

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HOUSING FINANCE COMMISSION

[Filed March 19, 1997, 10:04 a.m.]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 262-03-010 to 262-03-090, providing procedures to debar or temporarily disqualify participants in the commission's programs.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 43.180 RCW.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The proposed rules implement the commission's policy to conduct business only with responsible persons. The proposed rules establish the commission's procedures for debarring or temporarily disqualifying participants in the commission's programs.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: The commission will request written comments from persons who may be interested in the development of the rules implementing chapter 42.52 RCW and revising WAC 262-01-030(8). Comments received will be considered by the commission before the proposed rules are published pursuant to a formal notice.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Mr. Mark McLaughlin, Deputy Executive Director, Washington State Housing Finance Commission, 1000 Second Avenue, Suite 2700, Seattle, WA 98104-1046, phone (206) 287-4462, FAX (206) 587-5113. Written comments must be received by June 25, 1997. These comments will be considered by the commission at its June 26, 1997, meeting. Thereafter, the commission will proceed with rule making.

March 18, 1997

Mr. Mark McLaughlin

Deputy Executive Director

Legislature Code Reviser

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office