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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 1.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 1.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.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
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 81-1, filed 5/7/81)
Prohibiting access to state capitol buildings and grounds while armed with dangerous weapons or with devices used to disrupt state business.
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.]
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
[Statutory Authority: RCW 46.08.150. 78-05-006 (Order 78-3), § 236-12-500, filed 4/7/78.]
The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed: