WSR 98-24-122

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY,

TRADE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

[Filed December 2, 1998, 11:05 a.m.]



Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 365-100 WAC, Winter utility moratorium program.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 43.330.040.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The review of this rule is necessary in order to update references to the agency after agency mergers. The review will also apply current standards of clarity and readability to the language of the WAC in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Act, chapter 34.05 RCW.

Process for Developing New Rule: The Department of Community, Trade and Economic Development will facilitate a meeting of interested persons, considering all input for inclusion in the revised rule.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Will Graham, Supervisor, Energy Services, Department of Community, Trade and Economic Development, 906 Columbia Street S.W., P.O. Box 48300, Olympia, WA 98504-8300, fax (360) 586-0489, phone (360) 753-3403.

December 1, 1998

Jean L. Ameluxen

Director, Government Relations

Legislature Code Reviser 

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office