WSR 98-14-125

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

BUILDING CODE COUNCIL

[Filed July 1, 1998, 10:42 a.m.]



Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 51-40 WAC, Table 23-II-I-1 and Table 23-II-I-2, Allowable shear tables. Correct footnote 3 language to include general requirements from model codes.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 19.27.074, 19.27.031.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Footnote 3 for the allowable shear tables was incomplete as published in chapter 51-40 WAC and needs to be corrected. General requirements for structural framing need to be included in the footnote.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study.

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 hearing dates related to this rule, 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.

July 1, 1998

Mike McEnaney

Council Chair

Legislature Code Reviser 

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