WSR 02-24-006

PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


[ Filed November 21, 2002, 4:28 p.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 02-22-088.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 02-16-098.

Title of Rule: Chapter 16-157 WAC, Organic food standards and certification.

Purpose: To reschedule a public hearing on chapter 16-157 WAC.

Name of Proponent:

Hearing Location: Natural Resources Building, Room 259, 1111 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Olympia, WA 98504-2560, on January 8, 2003, at 11:00 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Julie Carlson by January 2, 2003, TDD (360) 902-1996 or (360) 902-1880.

Submit Written Comments to: Miles McEvoy, Organic Food Program, P.O. Box 42560, Olympia, WA 98504-2560, fax (360) 902-2087, by 5 p.m., January 8, 2003.

Date of Intended Adoption: No earlier than January 10, 2003.

November 18, 2002

Kathryn Kravit-Smith

Assistant Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office