WSR 01-03-049

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


[ Filed January 10, 2001, 4:47 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: January 10, 2001.

Purpose: To adopt into rule the effective date for the red raspberry grades and standards in chapter 16-143 WAC by exempting from the rules all red raspberries harvested prior to June 1, 2001.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Chapter 16-143 WAC.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapters 15.17 and 69.04 RCW.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 00-24-117 on December 6, 2000.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: There are no changes to the proposed version.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 1, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

January 10, 2001

Jim Jesernig

Director


NEW SECTION
WAC 16-143-005   Chapter not effective for 2000 red raspberry harvest season.   The rules set forth in WAC 16-143-010 through WAC 16-143-110 do not apply to any red raspberries harvested before June 2001.

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