WSR 02-11-083

WITHDRAWAL OF PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


[ Filed May 15, 2002, 8:20 a.m. ]

The Washington State Department of Agriculture hereby withdraws the proposal to repeal the Asparagus Marketing Order, under chapter 16-557 WAC, originally filed on November 7, 2001, WSR 01-22-104, and continued on April 4, 2002, WSR 02-09-005. The department conducted a referendum on the proposal to terminate the Washington Asparagus Commission in accordance with chapter 15.65 RCW and the referendum failed.

Anyone with questions should contact Deborah Anderson, Commodity Commission Coordinator, (360) 902-2043.

William E. Brookreson

Acting Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office