WSR 06-18-072



[ Filed September 5, 2006, 9:14 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 06-09-045.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Chapter 196-23 WAC, Stamping and seals.

Hearing Location(s): Department of Licensing, Business and Professions Division, Conference Room #209, 405 Black Lake Boulevard, Olympia, WA 98502, on October 10, 2006, at 9:00 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: October 11, 2006.

Submit Written Comments to: George A. Twiss, Executive Director, Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, P.O. Box 9025, Olympia, WA 98507-9025, e-mail, fax (360) 664-2551, by October 6, 2006.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Kim King by October 6, 2006, TTY (360) 664-8885 or (360) 664-1564.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: To repeal WAC 196-23-030 and 196-23-050 and move them to chapter 196-25 WAC, Business practices.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: This is needed as part of an effort to better organize these existing rules under another existing chapter heading that is more applicable to the subject matter.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 43.24.086.

Statute Being Implemented: Chapter 18.43 RCW.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: Board of registration for professional engineers and land surveyors, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: George A. Twiss, 405 Black Lake Boulevard, Olympia, WA 98502, (360) 664-1565.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. There is no economic impact to the licensees.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. There is no economic impact to licensees.

September 5, 2006

George A. Twiss

Executive Director


     The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
WAC 196-23-030 Providing direct supervision.
WAC 196-23-050 Practice by businesses, organizations or public agencies.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office