[Filed August 6, 1997, 3:51 p.m.]
Title of Rule: WAC 136-15-010 and 136-15-050.
Purpose: Revises RCW 36.81.121 to allow submittal of the six-year transportation program by the county at any time prior to the adoption of the budget.
Other Identifying Information: HB 1525 and SB 5502.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 36.81.121.
Summary: Changes submittal dates of the six-year transportation program.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: Adoption of HB 1525 during 1997 legislative session, chapter 188, Laws of 1997.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Chris Mudgett, Olympia, (360) 753-5989; Implementation: Karen Pendleton, Olympia, (360) 753-5989; and Enforcement: Eric Berger, Olympia, (360) 753-5989.
Name of Proponent: County Road Administration Board, governmental.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: This amendment will revise current WACs to allow submittal of the six-year transportation program by the county at any time prior to the adoption of the budget.
Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Changes submittal dates for six-year program.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. No effect on small business.
RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption.
Hearing Location: County Road Administration, 2404 Chandler Court S.W., Suite 240, Olympia, WA 98504, on October 31, 1997, at 10:00 a.m.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Karen Pendleton by October 15, 1997, TDD (800) 833-6384, or (360) 753-5989.
Submit Written Comments to: Karen Pendleton, 2404 Chandler Court S.W., Suite 240, Olympia, WA 98504, FAX (360) 586-0386, by October 15, 1997.
Date of Intended Adoption: October 31, 1997.
August 6, 1997
Eric A. Berger
AMENDATORY SECTION (Amending WSR 96-17-013, filed 8/12/96, effective
WAC 136-15-010 Purpose. The laws of the state of Washington (RCW
36.81.121) require the preparation and annual updating of a six-year
comprehensive transportation program. The program shall be adopted by
the county legislative authority ((
before July 1 of each year)) at any
time before adoption of the annual budget and shall include all
anticipated road and bridge construction projects, capital ferry
expenditures, paths and trails projects and any other specified capital
outlays for the following six-year period. The purpose of this chapter
is to implement these statutory requirements with assurance that the
program is based on a realistic assessment of available funding during
the program period.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 36.78.070 and 36.79.060. 96-17-013, 136-15-010, filed 8/12/96, effective 9/12/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter
36.78 RCW. 88-16-017 (Order 68), 136-15-010, filed 7/25/88.]
AMENDATORY SECTION (Amending Order 68, filed 7/25/88)
WAC 136-15-050 Adoption and submittal of six-year program. A six-year program shall be adopted by resolution of the county legislative
authority after appropriate public hearing ((
before July 1 of each year))
at any time before adoption of the annual budget. The resolution of
adoption shall include reference to availability of a priority array as
required by WAC 136-14-050, and of an engineer's bridge condition report
as required by WAC 136-20-060. Within 30 days of adoption, the county
legislative authority shall submit the six-year program to the county
road administration board.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 36.78 RCW. 88-16-017 (Order 68), 136-15-050, filed 7/25/88.]