WSR 99-19-022

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

[ Filed September 7, 1999, 2:57 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: August 24, 1999.

Purpose: To clarify and amend rules relating to violation of capitol campus regulations.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 236-12-065; and amending WAC 236-12-470 and 236-12-500.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 43.17.060, 43.19.125, 46.08.150.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 99-15-031 on July 14, 1999.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

September 1, 1999

Marsha Tadano Long

Director

OTS-3281.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 81-1, filed 5/7/81)

WAC 236-12-470
Prohibiting access to state capitol buildings and grounds while armed with dangerous weapons or with devices used to disrupt state business.

((Unless otherwise permitted in advance by the director of the department of general administration,)) No person shall carry any firearm or other dangerous weapon on the state capitol grounds or in any building on the state capitol grounds: Provided, That this regulation shall not apply to duly authorized federal, state, and local law enforcement officers or to any federal, state, and local government employee authorized to carry firearms in the course of their public employment; nor shall any person carry into any building on the state capitol grounds any voice-amplification equipment, blow horns, sirens, or other similar noise-producing devices which may be used to disrupt the conduct of state business by state employees.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 43.17.060, 43.19.125 and 46.08.150.  81-11-001 (Order 81-1), 236-12-470, filed 5/7/81; Order 76-7, 236-12-470, filed 10/18/76.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 78-3, filed 4/7/78)

WAC 236-12-500
Violations unlawful.

A violation of any of these regulations is unlawful ((and constitutes a misdemeanor as provided in RCW 46.08.170)). All violators are subject to removal from the state capitol grounds by Washington state patrol capitol detachment.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 46.08.150.  78-05-006 (Order 78-3), 236-12-500, filed 4/7/78.]


REPEALER

     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 236-12-065 Camping.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office