WSR 06-16-047

EMERGENCY RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Order 06-179 -- Filed July 26, 2006, 3:41 p.m. , effective August 1, 2006 ]


Effective Date of Rule: August 1, 2006.

Purpose: Amend personal use fishing rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 232-28-61900H; and amending WAC 232-28-619.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 77.12.047.

Under RCW 34.05.350 the agency for good cause finds that immediate adoption, amendment, or repeal of a rule is necessary for the preservation of the public health, safety, or general welfare, and that observing the time requirements of notice and opportunity to comment upon adoption of a permanent rule would be contrary to the public interest.

Reasons for this Finding: This emergency rule is necessary to correspond with the original intent of the language in the sport fishing rules pamphlet. Emergency rule is interim until permanent rules take effect.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: July 26, 2006.

J. P. Koenings

Director

by Larry Peck


NEW SECTION
WAC 232-28-61900H   Exceptions to statewide rules -- Nemah River (Pacific Co.)   Notwithstanding the provisions of WAC 232-28-619, effective 12:01 a.m. August 1 through September 30, 2006, it is unlawful to fish in those waters of the North Nemah River from Highway 101 Bridge upstream to Nemah Hatchery.

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REPEALER


The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed effective 12:01 a.m. October 1, 2006:


WAC 232-28-61900H Exceptions to statewide rules -- Nemah River. (Pacific Co.)

Washington State Code Reviser's Office