WSR 06-02-067



[ Filed January 3, 2006, 2:56 p.m. ]

     Following is the department of transportation's January 1 through June 31 [June 30], 2006, semi-annual rules development agenda for publication in the Washington State Register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314.

     There may be additional rule-making activity not on the agenda as conditions warrant.

Semi-Annual Rules Agenda

January - June 2006

WAC Chapter Chapter Title Sections Purpose of Rule Agency Contact Next Action
468-66 Highway Advertising Control Act This chapter is being revised to add fundamental definitions, revise fee schedule, and facilitate ease of understanding. Pat O'Leary

(360) 705-7296

Public hearing on 1/3/06
468-100 Uniform relocation assistance and real property acquisition 001 through 603 To amend WAC 468-100 to reflect regulatory changes made by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to the Federal Regulations in 49 C.F.R. Part 24 Section 24 that went into effect on February 3, 2005. Dianna Ayers

(360) 705-7329

CR-103 filing on 1/3/06

(CR-105 was filed on 11/1/05)

468-210 Pilot registration Washington state legislation passed SSB 5414 rescinding pilot registration. Chapter 468-210 WAC is no longer in effect. John Sibold

(360) 651-6301

CR-103 filing in February 2006

(CR-105 was filed on 12/7/05)

468-300 State ferries and toll bridges 010, 020, 040, 220 Review of Washington state ferries' farebox revenue has been completed, resulting in a proposal to raise ferry fares. Ray Deardorf

(206) 515-3491

CR-102 filing in February 2006

(CR-101 was filed on 12/19/05)

468-300 State ferries and toll bridges 700 Review of the preferential loading rules for Washington state ferries' vessels. Ray Deardorff

(206) 515-3491

CR-102 filing in February 2006

(CR-101 was filed on 12/21/05)

468-38 Vehicle size and weight -- Restricted highways -- Equipment Without further clarification and correcting the rules, in part, are at risk of misinterpretation creating burden on both administrative and enforcement activities. Barry Diseth

(360) 705-7805

CR-102 filing in January 2006 public hearing on 2/22/06

Cathy Downs

Rules Coordinator