WSR 98-13-052

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

BUILDING CODE COUNCIL

[Filed June 11, 1998, 1:30 p.m.]



Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 51-04 WAC, Policies and procedures for consideration of state-wide and local amendments to the state building code.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 19.27.035, 19.27.074.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Amendments to update definitions and references, and to clarify procedures for the review of local government amendments to the residential portion of the building code.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study; and solicit comments and proposals from interested parties.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. To receive notification of meetings and agenda topics related to the review of chapter 51-04 WAC, please submit a letter of interest to Mike McEnaney, Chair, P.O. Box 48300, Olympia, WA 98504-8300, FAX (360) 586-5880, e-mail sbcc@cted.wa.gov or call council staff at (360) 753-5927.

May 15, 1998

Mike McEnaney

Council Chair

Legislature Code Reviser

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office