WSR 99-22-002

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


[ Filed October 20, 1999, 3:13 p.m. ]

Purpose: Revised WAC numbers to group related regulations, dropped unnecessary regulations, revised conflicting sections, made minor, nonsubstantive revisions to existing sections for clarity, made new WAC section for chemigation and fertigation regulations.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 16-10-010, 16-10-020, 16-10-030, 16-200-742, 16-228-010, 16-228-020, 16-228-115, 16-228-116, 16-228-117, 16-228-120, 16-228-125, 16-228-130, 16-228-140, 16-228-143, 16-228-145, 16-228-155, 16-228-157, 16-228-160, 16-228-161, 16-228-162, 16-228-164, 16-228-166, 16-228-168, 16-228-170, 16-228-172, 16-228-180, 16-228-185, 16-228-190, 16-228-195, 16-228-210, 16-228-213, 16-228-214, 16-228-215, 16-228-220, 16-228-223, 16-228-225, 16-228-227, 16-228-230, 16-228-232, 16-228-233, 16-228-400, 16-228-410, 16-228-420, 16-228-430, 16-228-600, 16-228-650, 16-228-655, 16-228-660, 16-228-905, 16-228-910, 16-228-915, 16-228-920, 16-228-925, 16-228-930, and 16-228-14501.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapters 15.54, 15.58, and 17.21 RCW.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 99-15-033 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 47, Amended 0, Repealed 55.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.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.

October 20, 1999

Jim Jesernig

Director

Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 99-24 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office